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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2017) 63 (4): 499–506.
Published: 01 December 2017
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2002) 48 (3): 239–263.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Robin Blyn Copyright © Hofstra University 2002 w The Ethnographer’s Story: Mama Day and the Specter of Relativism Robin Blyn Ethnographic writings can be properly called fictions in the sense o f “something made or fashioned.” . . . B ut it is important...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2006) 52 (4): 391–412.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Robin the best, it’s to you she turns. — The doctor to Nora, Nightwood (152) I n the midst of the baroque, the haphazard, the seemingly gratuitous flourishes of Dr. Matthew O ’Connor, Nightwood foists upon its reader a set of propositions about same-sex love...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2014) 60 (2): 251–258.
Published: 01 June 2014
... materialistic, shallow, and a gold digger. In these ways the 252 Review sexual liberation of these women seems to function as a warning rather than a model to be imitated. But Spiro argues that Robin in Barnes’s Nightwood is the most negative representation of the three. Spiro offers a strong...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2009) 55 (3): 287–321.
Published: 01 September 2009
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2016) 62 (2): 231–239.
Published: 01 June 2016
... burgeoning sexuality, banished and Benjy’s radical otherness annulled by the omniscient narration of part IV. Berger then reads Robin from Djuna Barnes’s Nightwood in relation to Stevie and Benjy, a pairing he admits is not particularly convincing given that these latter characters clearly suffer from...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2012) 58 (2): 333–340.
Published: 01 June 2012
...” (104). Seitler contends that Djuna Barnes’s Nightwood (1937) should be read in a 334 Review similar vein, focusing on Robin’s perversion and “decline to a lower order of humanity” (116), and she herself reads all the characters in Barnes’s text as “sexual subjects in a state of bestial...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2014) 60 (2): 259–266.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Josh Lukin The Freak-Garde: Extraordinary Bodies and Revolutionary Art in America , by Blyn Robin , University of Minnesota Press , 2013 . 317 pages. © 2015 by Hofstra University 2014 Review Revolting Spectacles The Freak-Garde: Extraordinary Bodies and Revolutionary Art...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2000) 46 (2): 125–149.
Published: 01 June 2000
... dilemma regarding this character: how are we to interpret Matthew’s self-centeredness? The doctor can hardly be called the novel’s main character. The book is not about him but about Baron Felix Volkbein, who marries the enigmatic Robin Vote and is abandoned by her, and about Nora Flood, who has a...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2017) 63 (4): 385–404.
Published: 01 December 2017
... went so far as to convene a symposium on Moore’s work that was, in Robin Schulze’s memorable phrase, “more like a roast” (2002, 26). Things were different in the thirties. Of the eighteen poems Moore published during that time, eight appeared in Poetry , and five of those were featured in the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2017) 63 (4): 377–384.
Published: 01 December 2017
... 1986 Willis published the now indispensable Complete Prose , and in 1997 Bonnie Costello, Celeste Goodridge, and Cristanne Miller edited Moore’s Selected Letters . Five years later Robin Schulze’s facsimile edition of Moore’s early poetry, Becoming Marianne Moore (2002), began to establish a...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2005) 51 (3): 316–340.
Published: 01 September 2005
... semiotic fulfillment that only takes place when they are aptly situated in their natural habitat; thus Moore’s poetry dramatizes a discursive existence rather than an essentialist and finally self-referential symbolism. Noting Moore’s extensive reading of biologists and naturalists, Robin...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2012) 58 (4): 640–662.
Published: 01 December 2012
... to thank the Center for American Literary Studies (CALS) at Penn State for funding my research in the summer of 2010 and Robin Schulze for her in- valuable comments on various versions of this essay. 2. Moore’s bequest and her permission for the Rosenbach display are located in the codicil...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2005) 51 (1): 114–122.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Trefusis, and Virginia Woolf.” 50.2 (2004): 141-166 Blyn, Robin. “The Ethnographer’s Story: Mama Day and the Specter of Rela­ tivism.” 48.3 (2002): 239-263 Bochner, Jay. “An American Writer Born in Paris: Blaise Cendrars Reads Henry Miller Reading Blaise Cendrars.” 49.1 (2003) 103...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2010) 56 (4): 493–529.
Published: 01 December 2010
... studies of William S. Burroughs’s experi- mental writing, Robin Lydenberg identifies Burroughs as a precursor to the deconstructionist movement and argues persuasively that Burroughs strived for “the obliteration of the author” (5) far before the likes of Michel Foucault and Roland Barthes...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2017) 63 (2): 191–212.
Published: 01 June 2017
..., xxviii). My thinking also benefits from Robin D. G. Kelley’s (2003) discussion of failure, aesthetics, and black radicalism. 21 Michael Szalay (2000) and Sean McCann (2008) both associate Four in America with Stein’s reaction to the New Deal, and both compare her to Ayn Rand. Stein’s most...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2017) 63 (4): 405–426.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Moore’s publication history, means that the earlier versions of Moore’s published poems have been until recently unavailable to nonspecialist readers; Robin Schulze’s Becoming Marianne Moore (2002) was the first edition that reproduced and documented the original presentations of these early poems...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2018) 64 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 March 2018
... collapse. In April of 1970, Robin Morgan and several other Grove employees were terminated after they reached out to the Furriers, Leather, Machinists Joint Board (AFL-CIO) to organize a union. Although the company claimed that the firings were not retaliatory, Morgan reports they were precipitated by...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2016) 62 (1): 110–117.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Connecticut Wits were. Scholars will find new ideas in the chapters dealing with their areas of expertise (or at least I did in Robin Schulze’s discussion of Marianne Moore’s cosmopolitanism). The book’s greatest value, however, is in providing a series of orientations—detailed but manageable—to fifty...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2000) 46 (1): 115–124.
Published: 01 March 2000
....” 45.3 (1999): 253-77 Schmitt, Natalie Crohn. “W indow/Picture: L’assassin menacé and Artist Descend­ ing a Staircase. ” 45.3 (1999): 385-400 Schulze, Robin G. “Marianne Moore’s ‘Imperious Ox, Imperial Dish’ and the Poetry of the Natural World.” 44.1 (1998): 1-33 Schopenhauer...