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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 712197–214 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.2.197
Published: 01 September 2016
...Jason R. Rudy Jason R. Rudy, “Scottish Sounds in Colonial South Africa: Thomas Pringle, Dialect, and the Overhearing of Ballad” (pp. 197–214) This essay uses Scottish ballads to think through the ways poems circulated in nineteenth-century emigrant communities. Dialect was a significant feature of...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2000; 55192–117 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2903058
Published: 01 June 2000
... Dunne, Charles Godfrey Leland, Thomas A. Daly, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Alexander Posey and others-names rarely listed in standard literary histories-these texts derived their appeal from the way they used language but also from the perspective their linguistic strategy created. While dialect texts enjoyed...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1990; 452206–219 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3045124
Published: 01 September 1990
...Andrew Levy Copyright 1990 The Regents of the University of California Dialect and Convention: Harriet A. Jacobs's Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl ANDREW LEVY JI' 'ARRIET A. Jacobs (Linda Brent) begins Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (1 86 1) by assuring her reader both that "this...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2014; 693366–393 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2014.69.3.366
Published: 01 December 2014
... the debt of The Ambassadors (1903) to a form of dialectical narration that privileges an array of antithetical values including abstraction, analysis, and understanding. Attending in particular to the novel’s opposition between Lambert Strether’s imagination and Maria Gostrey’s discrimination, I argue...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744448–472 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.448
Published: 31 March 2020
...). 452 nineteenth-century literature and bribing, generosity and pragmatism. The more explicitly the gift is represented as an exchange for services or as a form of placation, the more it is seen as false or immoral. Yet the outlined dialectic is not always as neat and uncom- plicated in Stowe s novel as...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2020; 744473–501 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2020.74.4.473
Published: 31 March 2020
... ultimately fantasized to be discrete and inviolable. On 27 February 1887, the year of his death, Jefferies writes in his notebook: The infinite earth that I see and enter into sparkling sea the gleam on the fly s 12 Michael Mack, Contaminations: Beyond Dialectics in Modern Literature, Science and Film...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743360–387 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.360
Published: 01 December 2019
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742141–166 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.141
Published: 01 September 2019
..., trends, structures, and causality will inevitably predominate over dissonance, singularity, and divergence. The aim is to seek patterns, and such patterns normally accord with historical metanarratives of dialectical development.18 By focusing on Sheppard Lee, I hope to demon- strate that the move toward...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 7411–29 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.1
Published: 01 June 2019
..., The Dark Idolatry of Self : The Dialectic of Imagination in Shelley s Revolt of Islam, Keats-Shelley Journal, 40 (1991), 73 98; Teddi Chichester Bonca, Shelley s Mirrors of Love: Narcissism, Sacrifice, and Sorority (New York: SUNY Press, 1999), pp. ix 10; and Jacques Khalip, Anonymous Life...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734573–575 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.573
Published: 01 March 2019
... Reading Nineteenth-Century British Women Writers (2005). His other books include Politics, Philosophy, and the Production of Romantic Texts (1996), Byron s Dialectic: Skepticism and the Critique of Culture (1993), 574 nineteenth-century literature and Prophecy and the Philosophy of Mind: Traditions of...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734569–572 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.569
Published: 01 March 2019
... © 2019 by The Regents of the University of California 2019 Recent Books Received Barnes , William. The Complete Poems of William Barnes, Volume II: Poems in the Modified Forms of the Dorset Dialect. Edited by T. L. Burton and K. K. Ruthven. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. Pp...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734522–550 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.522
Published: 01 March 2019
... with a nearly impenetrable Teutonic accent that calls attention to the qualities of his speech while simultaneously serving as a constant if not particularly eggonomigal reminder of his heritage (A Hazard of New For- tunes, pp. 95, 188). Howells was a strong advocate of dialect, publicly praising its...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734486–521 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.486
Published: 01 March 2019
... aesthetic pedagogy; Matthew Kaiser as an ethics of seduction; Yannis Kanarakis and Dustin Friedman as a moral cosmopolitanism; Richard Bizot as a Dorian centripetal ascesis; Wolhee Choe as a Romantic morality; Kit Andrews as a Hegelian dialectic and Platonic metaphysics; and Sigi Jo¨ttkandt as a post...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 732260–263 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.2.260
Published: 01 September 2018
... later hybrid religions (p. 30). The next chapter shifts its focus to the border area between what Franklin refers to as orthodox and heterodox Christianity. He places Trollope on the heterodox side because of the dialectical balancing act (p. 47) the author performs between High and Broad Church...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 732161–186 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.2.161
Published: 01 September 2018
... we can share each memory like souls drifting together & build a common world, just as it sometimes happened that two sleeping men, [or] a sleeping man & woman will share the same dream ( Leo Africanus, p. 34). 28 Max Horkheimer and Theodor W. Adorno, Dialectic of Enlightenment, trans. John Cumming...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 724554–558 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.72.4.554
Published: 01 March 2018
... late years, Kuduk Weiner describes how Clare s poetry constructs a lyric subject that invites the reader, as a kind of participant observer, into the formal space of the poem, where the dialectical play between figura- tion and perception at once exposes the gap between word and world while...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 723402–406 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.72.3.402
Published: 01 December 2017
..., and first chapter, Anderson promises a genealogy of liberal aesthetic interven- tions in fiction, interventions often formally innovative but not always, that both attest to liberalism s philosophical complexities and its existential predicaments (p. 3), both of which emerge dialectically 402...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 722279–281 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.72.2.279
Published: 01 September 2017
... Marxist theory. Recent es- says include Reading Dialectically (Criticism, 2013), Acts of Enclo- sure and their Afterlife (BRANCH), and a review essay on Franco Moretti (Historical Materialism, 2016). She is currently completing a project on the material basis of character in Victorian literature...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 721110–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.72.1.110
Published: 01 June 2017
... and the formal. This is akin to Andrew Miller s interest in a free indirect criticism that does not so much argue with as somehow channel its scholarly interlocutors. Rosenthal s act of dialectical self-implication is impressive, but it raises a couple of conceptual issues. First, is the we in...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 714572–573 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.71.4.572
Published: 01 March 2017
... Department of English and Creative Writing at Roehampton University. Gavin Jones is the Frederick P. Rehmus Family Professor of Humanities at Stanford University, and is the author of Strange Talk: The Politics of Dialect Literature in Gilded Age America (1999), American Hungers: The Problem of Poverty in...