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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 724452–486 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.72.4.452
Published: 01 March 2018
...Winter Jade Werner Winter Jade Werner, “All in the Family? Missionaries, Marriage, and Universal Kinship in Jane Eyre ” (pp. 452–486) As a number of critics have shown, Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre (1847) has as a central theme the analysis of certain essential contradictions in a constellation of...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 741120–123 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.120
Published: 01 June 2019
... thematic kinship between these narratives and other works that connect technology, disability, and genocidal violence (p. 29), including some antebellum works like Edgar Allan Poe s The Man That Was Used Up. This analysis 120 nineteenth-century literature reveals how the postbellum environment allowed...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 741123–127 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.74.1.123
Published: 01 June 2019
... and xenophobia. Chander is notably generous toward Lawson, suggesting that the author s white cosmopolitanism the transnational kinship he ima- gines across the White world wants to emphasize belonging over hatred, beauty over disgust (pp. 84 85). But he is entirely justified to end this chapter...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2019; 734462–485 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2019.73.4.462
Published: 01 March 2019
... a branch of any national association (albeit with links to other similar institutions through kinship, shared membership, and friendly correspondence), so Whitbread s assertion seems doubly unreliable here. 9 For a rough guide to Lister s movements during this period, see Chronology in Anne...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 733433–435 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.3.433
Published: 01 December 2018
... Wheaton College, Massachusetts. Her essay All in the Family? Missionaries, Marriage, and Universal Kinship in Jane Eyre appeared in Nineteenth-Century Literature in March 2018, and she has also published 433 in Dickens Studies Annual, Nineteenth-Century Contexts, and Victorians Institute Journal. With...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 732286–289 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.2.286
Published: 01 September 2018
...; $29.95 paper. Leander , Niels Buch. The Sense of a Beginning. Theory of the Literary Opening. Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum Press, 2017. Pp. xii þ 195. $40. Lear, Ashley Andrews. The Remarkable Kinship of Marjorie Kin- nan Rawlings and Ellen Glasgow. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2018. Pp...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 732187–226 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.2.187
Published: 01 September 2018
..., wonder, and pleasure color this experience. While this account can apply to a variety of so-called modern enchantments, in this essay I am concerned with a particular kind of enchantment that claims more than metaphorical kinship with alchemy that claims, rather, partic- ipation in magic connected to...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 73130–67 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.73.1.30
Published: 01 June 2018
...- tures of kinship and property. Addressing the significance of this pattern requires interrogating the implicit assumption that inheritance is a conservative institution that remains aloof from the pressures of capital. Armadale s view of legacy as a liability, I argue, sheds light on Victorian fiction s...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2018; 724569–571 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2018.72.4.569
Published: 01 March 2018
... in the Family? Missionaries, Marriage, and Universal Kinship in Jane Eyre 452 Willson, Andrew. Vagrancy and the Fantasy of Unproductive Writing in David Copperfield 192 569 BOOK REVIEWS Ablow, Rachel. Victorian Pain (reviewed by Talia Schaffer) 539 Anderson, Amanda. Bleak Liberalism (reviewed by...
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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
... ostensibly more primitive forms of understanding, like Mrs. Tulliver s love for her daughter or Mrs. Glegg s loyalty to traditional ties of kinship.38 Tensions between the literal and the figural, between the concrete and the abstract, inform Tulliver s comparatively primitive sense of himself and his...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 722256–261 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.72.2.256
Published: 01 September 2017
... New Censorship controversy, as Mullin shows, highlight the kinship between writers and shop-girls, an affiliation captured in the compar- ison of novels to boots or biscuits (p. 158). As the century ends, the shop-girl as proxy for these concerns wanes, thanks in part to the advent of new...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 722271–275 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.72.2.271
Published: 01 September 2017
... the latter underwritten by the ties of kinship, friend- ship, and religious networks. Johnson was at the heart of the networks of rational dissent, involved with the foundation of the Unitarian chapel in Essex Street in 1774, and publisher of its minister Theo- philus Lindsey s various works. Lindsey...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2017; 722218–244 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2017.72.2.218
Published: 01 September 2017
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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
... criticized at the time of publication and has remained a controversial historical account ever since. 27 Ruth Perry, Novel Relations: The Transformation of Kinship in English Literature and Culture, 1748 1818 (Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press, 2004), p. 2. 470 nineteenth-century literature nuclear family...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 713412–415 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.3.412
Published: 01 December 2016
... of emetic characters (p. 102). The problem that the Newgate novels posed for contemporary re- viewers was the Edgeworthian one of sympathy, in that readers were asked to feel kinship with wrongdoers, potentially having (like the readers of Early Lessons) to revise their initial assumptions about...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 713369–403 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.3.369
Published: 01 December 2016
... epilepsy cause the patient s sense of hearing and seeing [to become] painfully acute (p. 482). And if Latimer suffers from the poet s sensibility without his voice The Lifted Veil p. 7), Winslow finds a similar kinship in the epileptic patient s wonderful aptitude to conceive things quickly, to...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 713315–342 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.3.315
Published: 01 December 2016
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 1999; 542202–229 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/2903100
Published: 01 September 1999
... death, the interior limits of Freudian oedipality. Even as she slaughters him, Althaea transforms her oedipally challenged son into a masochist, a sublime unmaker of himself. The poetic drama keeps the spotlight on female subjectivity by arguing that we are all so "foul / With kinship of contaminated...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 704538–541 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.70.4.538
Published: 01 March 2016
...: University of Missouri Press, 2014. Pp. xiv þ 248. $60. Any attempt to argue for the comradery of Walt Whitman and Edgar Allan Poe is bound to tantalize, since their lives, oeuvres, and reputations make them a thoroughly odd couple. Adam Bradford is well aware that his excavation of unexpected kinships...
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Nineteenth-Century Literature. 2016; 704541–545 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.70.4.541
Published: 01 March 2016
... Press, 2014. Pp. xiv þ 248. $60. Any attempt to argue for the comradery of Walt Whitman and Edgar Allan Poe is bound to tantalize, since their lives, oeuvres, and reputations make them a thoroughly odd couple. Adam Bradford is well aware that his excavation of unexpected kinships and unsuspected...