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Marie NDiaye: Blankness and Recognition

Andrew Asibong

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319464
eISBN:
9781781380994
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319464.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This is the first critical study in English to focus exclusively on the work of Marie NDiaye, born in central France in 1967, winner of the Prix Femina (2001), the Prix Goncourt (2009), shortlisted ... More


“No Pain and No Consciousness”: The James Siblings, Anesthesia, and Suffering

Cynthia J. Davis

in Pain and the Aesthetics of US Literary Realism

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
November 2021
ISBN:
9780198858737
eISBN:
9780191890857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198858737.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

This chapter examines pain’s importance to the sensitized, embodied consciousness valued by William, Henry, and Alice James. All three siblings disdained what Henry once called “the odd numbness of ... More


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