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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743332–359 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.332
Published: 01 December 2019
...Clark Davis Clark Davis, “Very, Garrison, Thoreau: Variations on the Antebellum Passive” (pp. 332–359) This essay contends that the poetry of Jones Very, often considered predominately “mystical,” was deeply engaged in political debates of the era. Not only did Very often write poems with an...
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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
... evolution] let us say nothing; let sleeping dogs lie, and evolution is a very weary dog. 1 Far from discouraging recent ecocritical scholars of his work, statements like this one by the chronicler of the Wiltshire countryside have seemed to be read as a kind of chal- lenge. So while Jefferies s...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743412–413 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.412
Published: 01 December 2019
... Postsecular George Eliot. CLARK DAVIS is a Professor in the Department of English and Literary Arts at the University of Denver. He has previously written about Jones Very in his book Hawthorne s Shyness: Ethics, Politics, and the Question of Engagement (2005) and in his recently published article, Emerson...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 743279–304 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.3.279
Published: 01 December 2019
... social significance and was actively sought by very many parishioners.12 Individuals and families eagerly solicited prominent burial sites within or around churches, and the Church, in turn, profited appreciably from this practice. In the eighteenth century, an early burial reformer and clergy member...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 742224–250 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.2.224
Published: 01 September 2019
... felicity in riding through this scene of surpassing tenderness with 25 [Ralph Waldo Emerson], Thoughts on Modern Literature, The Dial, 1 (1840), 150; Ralph Waldo Emerson, English Traits, ed. Howard Mumford Jones (Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard Univ. Press, 1966), p. 165. 26 See Melanie Hall...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 74130–53 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.30
Published: 01 June 2019
... sensibility into a modern, immanent, and secular narrative of mundane transcendence that undergirds his particular transcendentalism. Thoreau obfuscates the material modernity of the telegraph harp even as he rescripts its very materiality. His diction in passages about the telegraph harp implies a sort of...
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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
... the forsaken. Derrida goes on to say, in a description hauntingly reminiscent of Blavatsky s principal argument in her major works Isis Unveiled (1877) and The Secret Doctrine (1887): what one keeps inside at the very moment that there comes into play a new experience of secrecy and a new structure...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 723413–418 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.72.3.413
Published: 01 December 2017
... Americas. The difficulties in the use of the term black are nowhere raised. Chapter 5 promises a discus- sion of Johann Blumenbach s and William Jones s respective theories of race but does not deliver. The ways in which the scientific concept of race emerges, in uneven and contradictory manner, in...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 723338–373 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.72.3.338
Published: 01 December 2017
... translation dates from 1888. See Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, The Communist Manifesto, ed. Gareth Stedman Jones, trans. Samuel Moore (1848; New York: Penguin, 2002), p. 223. 342 nineteenth-century literature production and thereby all social conditions and orders (The Communist Manifesto, p. 16), as...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 72164–106 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.72.1.64
Published: 01 June 2017
..., Understanding Wittgenstein s On Certainty (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004). 6 For a discussion of how reliance on others for ethical judgments is akin to second- hand knowledge from experts on scientific/nonmoral issues, see Karen Jones, Second-Hand Moral Knowledge The Journal of Philosophy, 96, no. 2...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 714485–515 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.71.4.485
Published: 01 March 2017
... singularity of the self by reminding us of its contingent differences from all other possible paths. However, the Trollopian optative, as we shall see, is equally in- vested in speculative predictions about the future, and fre- quently reveals how a person s awareness of contingency challenges the very...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 714457–484 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.71.4.457
Published: 01 March 2017
... Journals and Letters, ed. Frederick L. Jones, Modern Philology, 50 (1952), 69. 3 Miranda Seymour, Mary Shelley (London: John Murray, 2000), pp. 423, 424. 4 See Julia A. Carlson, England s First Family of Writers: Mary Wollstonecraft, William Godwin, Mary Shelley (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 2007...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 712176–196 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.2.176
Published: 01 September 2016
... literary handbook and Holy 176 Poised between a reprinting of a test given at The Hampton Institute on Significant Knowledge of the Bible among black students Save in the matter of color, they seemed very like white students as to susceptibility to education, but with rather more eagerness to get it...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 711132–136 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.1.132
Published: 01 June 2016
...Ewan Jones © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Andrew Piper , Dreaming in Books: The Making of the Bibliographic Imagination in the Romantic Age . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2009 . Pp. xvi + 303. $35 . others, there is sport to be had as in...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 711130–132 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.1.130
Published: 01 June 2016
... a role in Cecilia; there is the unfortunate horse Tom Jones in Camilla, as well as a showman s abused birds. Austen certainly steers clear of making her central characters keep 130 nineteenth-century literature named pets; as children, they refuse to take an interest in the dor- mouse or canary bird...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 711136–140 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.1.136
Published: 01 June 2016
... subjectromantic or otherwise. This very question currently haunts much of the finest thought within contem- porary media studies, from Bernhard Siegert s Cultural Techniques: Grids, Filters, Doors, and Other Articulations of the Real (New York: Ford- ham Univ. Press, 2015) to Johanna Drucker s Graphesis: Visual...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 711126–130 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.1.126
Published: 01 June 2016
... contexts. I recom- mend it very highly for undergraduate or graduate students new to the field or for established scholars seeking a clear statement of the current state of the field from its leading expert practitioners. It is a major scholarly achievement for all involved and a vital guide to the field...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 7111–36 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.1.1
Published: 01 June 2016
... political ideology of English radicals: Blake s illuminated books, Makdisi argues, offered a very powerful critique of the epistemological and conceptual basis of the wordsworth and honor 5 Over the years, the poetry produced around the time of Wordsworth s great decade (1798 1808) has been fecund for...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 704427–447 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.70.4.427
Published: 01 March 2016
... that Austen develops her characters’ sexuality within these very conventions, and uses dance as her primary means for sexualized social interaction. Austen’s ballrooms are spaces of intense erotic intimacy, sites that foreground her characters’ bodies and allow women to gaze upon men. This inversion of...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2015; 702277–282 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2015.70.2.277
Published: 01 September 2015
...Carolyn Lesjak © 2015 by The Regents of the University of California 2015 Chris R. Vanden Bossche , Reform Acts: Chartism, Social Agency, and the Victorian Novel, 1832–1867 . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press , 2014 . Pp. x + 254. $49.95 . Jones s stories in Woman s...