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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 714549–552 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.71.4.549
Published: 01 March 2017
...Gavin Jones © 2017 by The Regents of the University of California 2017 Hester Blum , ed., Turns of Event: Nineteenth-Century American Literary Studies in Motion . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2016 . Pp. vi + 211. $24.95 paper. reference, Murdoch is an...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2002; 564466–494 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2002.56.4.466
Published: 01 March 2002
... California Press, Journals Division, 2000 Center Street, Suite 303, Berkeley, CA 94704-1223. A Change of Art: Hester, Hawthorne, and the Service of Love S A N D R A T O M C ¶ntering the Library of Congress a cou- ple of summers ago, I stopped and opened my purse for the usual security check, only to meet the...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 74187–111 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.87
Published: 01 June 2019
... tracks the workings of envy through Margaret Oliphant’s relation to George Eliot, arguing that in the novel Hester: A Story of Contemporary Life (1883) Oliphant created a story centered on envy in order to work through her relation to her more powerful and famous precursor. Depicting two hostile women...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1989; 434465–483 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3045035
Published: 01 March 1989
...Leland S. Person,, Jr. Copyright 1989 The Regents of the University of California Hester's Revenge: The Power of Silence in The Scarlet Letter LELAND S. PERSON, JR. .T HOUGH Hawthorne devotes much at- tention to the importance of speech and public speaking in The Scarlet Letter, he is also...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 741133–136 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.133
Published: 01 June 2019
.... Teaching Laboring-Class British Literature of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries. New York: The Modern Language Association of America, 2018. Pp. x þ 348. $40 cloth; $24 paper. Blum, Hester . The News at the Ends of the Earth: The Print Culture of Polar Exploration. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1999; 543308–335 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2903143
Published: 01 December 1999
.... The portrayals of Arthur Dimmesdale and Hester Prynne critique the traits of the eighteenth-century seduced heroine and privilege the qualities of the nineteenth-century protagonist of domestic fiction. Hawthorne's hapless minister is depicted in the physically drooping, ethically weak image of the...
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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
... in the Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies (2015). She is now working on a study of Hester Thrale Piozzi, literary genre, and memory, as well as an article on Frances Burney and instrumental music for a collec- tion tentatively titled Frances Burney and the Muses, edited by Francesca Saggini...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 714574–576 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.71.4.574
Published: 01 March 2017
... Bechtold, Rebeccah. See Brooks, Joanna Blum, Hester, ed. Turns of Event: Nineteenth-Century American Literary Studies in Motion (reviewed by Gavin Jones) 549 Brooks, Joanna.Why We Left: Untold Stories and Songs of America s First Immigrants (reviewed by Rebeccah Bechtold) 273 Burwick, Frederick, and...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 714546–549 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.71.4.546
Published: 01 March 2017
... Wright University of Toronto HESTER BLUM, ed., Turns of Event: Nineteenth- Century American Literary Studies in Motion. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016. Pp. vi þ 211. $24.95 paper. Turns of Event: Nineteenth-Century American Liter- ary Studies in Motion, edited by Hester Blum, is a...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 712284–286 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.2.284
Published: 01 September 2016
... Literature. Edinburgh Critical Studies in Romanticism Series. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2016. Pp. viii þ 228. $105. Blum , Hester , ed. Turns of Event: Nineteenth-Century American Literary Studies in Motion. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016. Pp. vi þ 211. $24.95 paper...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 712287–289 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.2.287
Published: 01 September 2016
... Motion, edited by Hester Blum (2016); and The Poetry of Slavery which appeared in The Cambridge Companion to Slavery in American Literature, edited by Ezra Tawil (2016). She is cur- rently completing a book on poetry andmass culture in the antebellum United States. 287 Jason R. Rudy, Associate...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 704546–549 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.70.4.546
Published: 01 March 2016
... the arena of business: Francis Galton s Hereditary Genius. This reference reviews 547 allows Hunt to bring together Margaret Oliphant s considerations of heredity, family, and genius in Hester: a Story of Contemporary Life with contemporary writings about genius in business and to grant literature its...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2015; 701153–157 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2015.70.1.153
Published: 01 June 2015
... Hester as a liberal subject who anticipates, and indeed contributes to, the emergence of the contractual liberal state (see Bercovitch, The Office of the Scarlet Letter [Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 1991 Roberts argues on the basis of this one novel for a shift in the national imaginary toward...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2014; 692175–207 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2014.69.2.175
Published: 01 September 2014
... new members of the small community in the village of Deerbrook, the Ibbotson sisters Margaret and Hester, who come to stay with their relatives, the Grey family. The Greys house harriet martineau 181 becomes the center of many visits so everyone can satisfy their curiosity about the newest additions...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2013; 683363–395 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2013.68.3.363
Published: 01 December 2013
...- ate the ironic truth (unintelligible to all his congregation but Hester Prynne and Roger Chillingworth) underlying Dimmes- dale s speech, which the narrator describes in its first instance a double-edged plea to Hester to confess the name of her part- ner in sin by nature of the feeling that it so...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2013; 681119–122 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2013.68.1.119
Published: 01 June 2013
..., Earth Horizon, published in 1932, the better part of a century after most of the reading dealt with in Bodies and Books (p. 42). And her account of why Douglass changed his aunt s name from Hester to Esther (pp. 113 14), while exegetically fascinating, ranges historically from barely plausible to highly...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2012; 673312–336 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2012.67.3.312
Published: 01 December 2012
... contributors to the PMLA feature establish what might be called, in the words of Hester Blum s contribution to the same issue, Oceanic Studies a scholarly focus that shifts away from methodologies and frameworks imported from existing discourses toward one that takes the sea as a proprioceptive point...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2011; 662250–253 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2011.66.2.250
Published: 01 September 2011
... there is little consideration of the methodological problem of moving from culture to text. There is considerable evidence that Hawthorne, who signed a Free Soil petition in disdained slav- ery. But does his seeming identification with Hester suggest his invol- untary sympathy . . . for the antislavery...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2011; 663283–306 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2011.66.3.283
Published: 01 December 2011
... nineteenth century mimic Crayon s experience of privacy. In Hawthorne s The Scarlet Letter Hester Prynne assume[s] a freedom of speculation : In her lonesome cottage, by the sea-shore, thoughts visited her, such as dared to enter no other dwelling in New England; shad- owy guests, that would have been as...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2010; 652246–250 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2010.65.2.246
Published: 01 September 2010
... of sociability and elegance. Discussions of the improviser at this point thus illustrate Augustan aesthetics framed by Enlightenment theories of national identity (p. 24). By the 1780s, however, writers such as Hester Piozzi anticipated future trends by NCL6502_05.indd 247 9/27/10 12:23:01 PM 248...