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The Novice as Expert: Writing the Freshman Year.
Why do some students prosper as college writers, moving forward with their writing, while others lose interest? In this essay we explore some of the paradoxes of writing development by focusing onExpand
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Making Sense of Eureka
Henry James's Overexposures
This essay analyzes photographic portraits of Henry James and their significance to his autobiographies. James disliked photography as an aesthetic medium, but its complex referential status--aExpand
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Picturing Emerson: An Iconography
  • Laura Saltz
  • Sociology
  • The New England Quarterly
  • 1 August 2018
"The Vision-Building Faculty": Naturalistic Vision in The House of Mirth
This essay places the representation of vision in Edith Wharton's The House of Mirth within an evolutionary framework. Arguing against theorizations of the male gaze in realist and naturalist texts,Expand
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