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Overview page. Subjects: Human Resource Management.

Is the second stage of the five-stage model of group development. [See stages of group development.]

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Storm-Tossed & Exposed

Barbara Lounsberry.

in Virginia Woolf, the War Without, the War Within

August 2018; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 12775 words.

In February 1937, Virginia Woolf's nephew, Julian Bell, says he will enlist to fight the fascists in the Spanish Civil War. In July 1937, war erupts between China and Japan. These outer...

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Adept Sailing before the Storm

Barbara Lounsberry.

in Virginia Woolf, the War Without, the War Within

August 2018; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 15396 words.

Woolf's next two diary books, her 1932 diary and her 1933–34 diary, help her to navigate the difficult strait between the outer and the inner conflicts. She needs these diaries’ support,...

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Reexamining the Origins of “After the Storm”

Michael J. Crowley.

in Key West Hemingway

August 2009; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 7109 words.

The third part of this book focuses on Hemingway's neglected Florida essays and short fiction. This composition study of Hemingway's earliest Key West short story, “After the Storm,”...

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A Cassandra with Clout: Storm Jameson, Little Englander and Good European

Elizabeth Maslen.

in Intermodernism

October 2009; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 8171 words.

This chapter discusses Storm Jameson and identifies some important concerns on the dominant intermodern forms. One of the most important concerns is work, which is described as a constant...

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Jameson, Storm (1891–1986)

Jenny Stringer.

in The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English

January 1996; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 177 words.

(1891–1986),

British writer, born in Whitby, Yorkshire, the daughter of a sea captain, educated at Leeds University.

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From captivity to kinship: Native American orphans and sovereignty

Maria Holmgren Troy, Elizabeth Kella and Helena Wahlström.

in Making home

August 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 17582 words.

While literary representations of indigenous peoples by non-Native writers now appear infrequently outside of popular genres, contemporary Native representations of Native orphan children...

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Brunner, John (1934–1995)

Jenny Stringer.

in The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English

January 1996; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 160 words.

(1934–1995),

British science fiction writer, born in Oxfordshire. From Galactic Storm (1952) onward he was

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Items Ephemera of the Obelisk Press

in Obelisk

October 2007; p ublished online June 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 2110 words.

This chapter presents a list of ephemera published by the Obelisk Press. These include the flyers for Peter Neagoe's Storm and for Henry Miller's Tropic of Cancer, and printed postcard...

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Coda

Margaret Ronda.

in Remainders

March 2018; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 1959 words.

The Coda argues that storms are one key way to register the unfathomable earth-systemic changes characteristic of the Great Acceleration. It points to the intensifying weather patterns of...

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The Special Relationship and the British Hypothesis: The Black Laurel, The Third Man, Cold War Vienna and Berlin

Adam Piette.

in The Literary Cold War, 1945 to Vietnam

May 2009; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 14206 words.

This chapter looks at two novels set in Vienna and Berlin during the Cold War. It studies Storm Jameson's The Black Laurel, which presents a Gothic symbolic and historical spatialization of...

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Juvenilia & Apprenticeship (A Brief Interlude)

Gene H. Bell-Villada.

in García Márquez

January 2010; p ublished online July 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 4330 words.

In this chapter, García Márquez the apprentice and young writer is examined. The early Gabo writes mostly of death and isolation, of souls and bodies trapped in graves and dreams, much...

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Intermodernism

Kristin Bluemel.

October 2009; p ublished online March 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 264 pages.

This collection of original critical chapters launches a long-term project marking out a new period and style in twentieth-century literary history. It covers the fiction, memoirs,...

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The Literary Cold War, 1945 to Vietnam

Adam Piette.

May 2009; p ublished online March 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 256 pages.

This book is a study of the psychological and cultural impact of the Cold War on the imaginations of citizens in the UK and US. It examines writers working at the hazy borders between...

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Nadeem Aslam

Sara Upstone.

in British Asian Fiction

September 2010; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 7418 words.

In his three novels, Season of the Rainbirds (1993), Maps for Lost Lovers (2004) and The Wasted Vigil (2008), Nadeem Aslam fuses conventional postcolonial themes and literary techniques...

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Late Francophone Figures: de la Houssaye, du Quesnay, Dessommes

Catharine Savage Brosman.

in Louisiana Creole Literature

October 2013; p ublished online May 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 7491 words.

Various Louisiana French-language authors from the late nineteenth century are treated in this chapter, which sketches their careers and their oeuvre. Two Quadroon novellas by Sidonie de...

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“Gentleman from Mississippi”

Laurence Stallings.

in The Dixie Limited

July 2016; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 1220 words.

This chapter is an essay which looks at William Faulkner's novel Pylon, the story of a group of barnstormers who are typically Faulknerian in their curiously compelling sympathies which...

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Encircled by War

Barbara Lounsberry.

in Virginia Woolf, the War Without, the War Within

August 2018; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 10093 words.

Territorial trespass and attack intensify in the years covered in Virginia Woolf's two final diary books: the 109-entry of her 1940 diary and the 10-entry of her 1941 diary. In April of...

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Perfect Fools

Ann Charters and Samuel Charters.

in Brother-Souls

September 2010; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 9104 words.

When Go was finally published, it did not get the attention John Clellon Holmes had expected. On October 12, 1952, Go received its first long review courtesy of the New York Herald Tribune,...

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Documenting

Gill Plain.

in Literature of the 1940s: War, Postwar and "Peace"

October 2013; p ublished online May 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 15230 words.

This chapter explores the urge to document, to bear witness and to find strategies to make sense of war in writing of the 1940s. It considers the difficulties experienced by writers...

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John Brunner

Overview page. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards) — Music.

(1934–1995),

British science fiction writer, born in Oxfordshire. From Galactic Storm (1952) onward he was a prolific producer of space operas, among the best of which are The...

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