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11/3/82

Martin McQuillan.

in The Paul De Man Notebooks

May 2014; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 155 words.

In this document, dated 11/3/82, Paul de Man presents the possible table of contents for an ‘unfinished book, in the event of my death’, after he was diagnosed with cancer. The book covers...

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2008

Mark Sanders.

in Learning Zulu

March 2016; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 15615 words.

This chapter examines the phenomenon of mobs discriminating in the name of Zulu in 2008. In June 2008, a wave of xenophobic attacks against migrants and foreigners that began in Gauteng...

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A “Mighty World-Force”: Wheat as Natural Corrective in Norris

Kathryn Cornell Dolan.

in Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment

September 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Environment. 9413 words.

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A “Starling” Manifesto for Mocking Bird Technologies

Christopher GoGwilt.

in Mocking Bird Technologies

January 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 4929 words.

Reflecting back on the themes of the volume, this chapter discusses the “starling” form used as precis for each of the chapters. Described as a technology of the word emulating the...

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A “Voice from the Enslaved”: The Origins of Frederick Douglass's Political Philosophy of Democracy

Nick Bromell.

in American Literary History

December 2011; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; United States History. 11341 words.

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A ‘Conceptual Alliance’: ‘Interculturation’ in Robert Burns and Kamau Brathwaite

Leith Davis and Kristen Mahlis.

in Scottish Literature and Postcolonial Literature

June 2011; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 6415 words.

This chapter adopts a rhizomatic approach derived from Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari, as Robert Burns is placed into conversation with the contemporary Barbadian writer, Kamau...

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‘A bad master’: religion, Jacobitism, and the politics of representation in Lady Gregory’s The White Cockade

Anna Pilz.

in Irish Women'S Writing, 1878-1922

August 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 8885 words.

This chapter focuses on Lady Gregory’s historical drama The White Cockade within the context of the fin-de-siècle revival of Jacobitism. With its historical focus on the Battle of the Boyne...

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“A Bizarre Ecology” The Nature of Denatured Nature

Molly Wallace.

in Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment

January 2000; p ublished online January 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Environment. 0 words.

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“A Blessed Boon”

Bill Kirkpatrick.

in Disability Media Studies

October 2017; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 8719 words.

Disability and media shape each other in often surprising ways. Through his analysis of the discourse of the disabled “shut-in” in the first decade of broadcasting, Bill Kirkpatrick reveals...

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‘A Butcher's Shop where the Meat Still Moved’: Gothic Doubles, Organ Harvesting and Human Cloning

Sara Wasson.

in Gothic Science Fiction 1980–2010

November 2011; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 6467 words.

This chapter offers a literary criticism to the narrative explorations of Gothic science fiction. It discusses the themes of doubling, organ harvesting, technological duplication or...

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“A Case History of Us All”

Kenneth B. Kidd.

in Freud in Oz

November 2011; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 15944 words.

This chapter marks three stages in the psychologization of adolescent novels, beginning with the articulation of adolescence as a psychological as well as a literary category, followed by...

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‘A Child of Heathen Hobbs’:1 political prints of the Popish Plot and Exclusion Crisis – the revision of a republican mode

Christina M. Carlson.

in From Republic to Restoration

June 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 7594 words.

This chapter examines political prints that responded to the Popish Plot and Exclusion Crisis (1679–82). It compares the political prints of the “Tory” Sir Roger L’Estrange, Licenser to the...

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“A Christian Nation Calls for its Wandering Children”: Life, Liberty, Liberia

Jordan Alexander Stein.

in American Literary History

January 2007; p ublished online September 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; United States History. 10356 words.

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‘A Colossal Literary and Scientific Task’: Helen Maria Williams and the Personal Narrative of Travels to the Equinoctial Regions of the New Continent (1814–1829)

Alison E. Martin.

in Nature Translated

November 2018; p ublished online May 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 17184 words.

This chapter concentrates on Helen Maria Williams, Paris salonnière, radical author and poet. Her translation of Humboldt’s weighty account of his voyage through the Americas with the...

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“A Complete Though Bloody Victory”: Lorenzo de Zavala and the Transnational Paradoxes of Sovereignty

John-Michael Rivera.

in American Literary History

P ublished online July 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; United States History. 8090 words.

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‘A Confusion of Unwashed and Shabbily Dressed People’: Nineteenth-Century Americans and Urban Britain1

Shirley Foster.

in American Travel and Empire

September 2009; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 9598 words.

Americans who travelled to Britain in the nineteenth century sought to explore and confirm a sense of national identity contingent upon a renewal and re-evaluation of Old World relations....

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‘A Curter kind of Satyre’?1 The epigram, proximate genres and terminology

James Doelman.

in The Epigram in England, 1590-1640

February 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 7940 words.

This chapter considers the epigram in the period in relation to a range of proximate and competing genres, including satire, the jest, the libel, the sonnet, and the character, and the...

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“A Delicious Purgatory”: Sex and “Salvation”

Jaime Harker.

in Middlebrow Queer

February 2013; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 8248 words.

This chapter focuses on how Christopher Isherwood conceptualized homosexuals as antiheroes yet saints in his own and his friends’ novels. It begins by presenting the link between gay life...

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“A Democratic and Fraternal Humanism”: The Cant of Pessimism and Newton Arvin's Queer Socialism

Chris Castiglia.

in American Literary History

January 2009; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; United States History. 9915 words.

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‘A Depraved Man Sowing Tares’

Peter Godman.

in The Archpoet and Medieval Culture

October 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Literary Studies (Early and Medieval). 12851 words.

This chapter analyses the image of Rainald of Dassel, especially in the eyes of his enemies. It provides the historical, religious, and political contexts in which the Archpoet emerged as a...

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