New Literary History focuses on questions of theory, method, interpretation, and literary history. It welcomes contributions from a wide range of intellectual perspectives. The distinctiveness of NLH lies in its commitment to scrutinizing the principles and procedures of interpretation, to rethinking theory and method, and to reassessing the current buzz-words and by-words of scholarly argument.

Race and Periodization

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Against Periodization; or, On Institutional Time

by Eric Hayot from Vol 42, Issue 4, 2011

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NLH 52/3-4: “Race and Periodization”

We are thrilled to announce the publication of NLH 53/3-4, a double issue edited by Urvashi Chakravarty and Ayanna Thompson. The issue includes eleven original essays on topics ranging from race-making in the early modern East Indies to Leviathan and …
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