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American Literary Scholarship (2003) 2001 (1): 281–304.
Published: 01 September 2003
.... The question of a deeper reality informs Todd McGowan’s provoca- tive The Feminine ‘‘ No!’ ’ The central question is why certain works were kept outside the canon despite their sophistication and aesthetic value. McGowan argues that Žctional works by Chopin, Gilman, Chesnutt, and Hurston were set aside...
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American Literary Scholarship (2006) 2004 (1): 271–293.
Published: 01 September 2006
... as “serious” literary artists in a marketplace that accorded such status largely to male writers. One of the most researched and written-about professional writers of the period, of course, is Charlotte Perkins Gilman, and a keynote event in Gilman scholarship is Charlotte Perkins Gilman and Her Con...
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American Literary Scholarship (2005) 2003 (1): 275–308.
Published: 01 September 2005
... regarding peri- odical writing). A trend continues toward book-length works that are broader and comparative in scope: work on individual writers is most often o√ered in essay-length studies. i Howells, Hopkins, and Gilman W. D. Howells continues to receive a good deal of scholarly attention...
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American Literary Scholarship (2013) 2011 (1): 263–280.
Published: 01 September 2013
... are of compelling quality. Studies of the works of Frank Norris and Stephen Crane are particularly strong, as is the scholarship on Charles Chesnutt. The trio of Pauline Hopkins, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, and Kate Chopin also receive their usual amount of attention, and quality interpretations of works...
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American Literary Scholarship (2012) 2010 (1): 273–293.
Published: 01 September 2012
... redefinition of regionalism as something other than the negative half of a historical binary contrasted with nation or “East Coast” or “Boston/New York.” Two biographies of Charlotte Perkins Gilman add much-needed understanding and context about her work and lead the way in another productive year...
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American Literary Scholarship (2002) 2000 (1): 253–272.
Published: 01 September 2002
.... iii Kate Chopin and Charlotte Perkins Gilman Scholarship on Kate Chopin and Charlotte Perkins Gilman o√ers a variety of views that serve to complicate both our sense of their place as individual writers in the late 19th century and our understanding of the continuing saga of a multivocal literary...
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American Literary Scholarship (2017) 2015 (1): 219–234.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Gilman. At a time when transatlantic connections have dominated all literary criticism, 19th-century scholars have also been rediscovering transpacific literature, including the writ- ings of Lafcadio Hearn. As in the past, several studies examine literature from a pedagogical point of view...
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American Literary Scholarship (2021) 2019 (1): 223–238.
Published: 01 September 2021
... Gilman. However, Baym concludes that recovering works simply as cultural artifacts avoids the question of value or merit. As a recovered author, Alcott is a superstar. e sesquicentennial of Little Women, plus a new lm adaptation by Greta Gerwig, has drawn abundant attention to Alcott. An entire issue...
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American Literary Scholarship (2015) 2013 (1): 239–262.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., and Charlotte Perkins Gilman are also well represented in the year’s scholarly work. A number of especially compelling studies take up the question of how a region becomes defined and known, particularly the West and the South. i  Frank Norris, Stephen Crane, W. D. Howells Emblematic of the wide array...
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American Literary Scholarship (2000) 1998 (1): 235–256.
Published: 01 September 2000
... were already thinking beyond the nation to the globe. He links Charlotte Perkins Gilman and Edward Bellamy, suggesting that both writers desire to uphold a traditionally cohesive social order. They o er, then, opposing yet complementary views of unity; whereas Bellamy envisions an assault on the local...
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American Literary Scholarship (2011) 2009 (1): 263–279.
Published: 01 September 2011
... biographical and critical attention paid to authors such as María Amparo Ruiz de Burton, Mary Hallock Foote, and Charlotte Perkins Gilman, among others. In light of this year’s strong emphasis on women, the continuing paucity of scholar- ship on Sarah Orne Jewett’s writings is noteworthy, which suggests...
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American Literary Scholarship (2020) 2018 (1): 197–214.
Published: 01 September 2020
... and neglected authors continues, reflecting an interest in the cultural function of lit- erature and in an expansion of the literary canon that highlights current social issues. Charlotte Perkins Gilman, as the subject of more schol- arly studies recently than any other late-19th-century American author, seems...
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American Literary Scholarship (2014) 2012 (1): 243–264.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Perkins Gilman, Pauline Hopkins, and W. D. Howells proceeds at the usually strong pace, while Paul Laurence Dunbar continues to experi- ence something of a resurgence in reputation and attention. Finally, poetry from the period receives much more attention than usual, and several engaging studies...
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American Literary Scholarship (2010) 2008 (1): 257–274.
Published: 01 September 2010
... prominently in critical analyses, with questions being asked about how the region was defined and redefined throughout the period and about how it has served as both a literary and a critical category. Studies of Stephen Crane and Charlotte Perkins Gilman are fewer in number than usual, with W. D...
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American Literary Scholarship (2022) 2020 (1): 221–233.
Published: 01 September 2022
..., Ignatius Donnelly, King Camp Gillette, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Sutton E. Griggs, Will N. Harben, Howells, Mary Lane, and Charles M. Sheldon. And in A Good and Noble Nature : Naturalism, Populism, and Ignatius Donnelly s Caesar s Column (StAN 15, ii: 137 56) Andrew Carlyle Urban reads the 1889 novel...
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American Literary Scholarship (2007) 2005 (1): 263–287.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Crane and Jacob Riis. In “The Apartment as Utopia,” Dreiser’s treatment of the subject is usefully compared to and contextualized with Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s ideas about the same. Overall, Klimasmith cogently identifies a key cultural moment in the efforts of the industrial middle...
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American Literary Scholarship (2016) 2014 (1): 235–257.
Published: 01 September 2016
... contributions is Sari Edel- stein’s Between the Novel and the News: The Emergence of American Women’s Writing (Virginia). Various sections toward the end of the book discuss Nellie Bly and Ida Wells Barnett and include a previously published segment on Charlotte Perkins Gilman (see AmLS 2007, p. 293...
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American Literary Scholarship (2001) 1999 (1): 259–288.
Published: 01 September 2001
.... Unruly Tongue considers Mary Wilkins Free- man, Anna Julia Cooper, Kate Chopin, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, and Frances Harper. Striving to subdue the patriarchal form that presented the subject as white, male, and verbally able, and the object as female or ethnic and voiceless, these writers sought...
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American Literary Scholarship (2009) 2007 (1): 281–299.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Piatt. Stephen Crane, Charles Chesnutt, and Charlotte Perkins Gilman attract less attention than usual this year, though their works still inspire significant schol- arship. Frank Norris and W. D. Howells attract their normal share of attention, while Sarah Orne Jewett’s critical stock seems...
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American Literary Scholarship (2007) 2005 (1): 427–455.
Published: 01 September 2007
... to dramatic art, the imagination, or our age.” Wendell Stone speculates that Gordon Rogoff and Richard Gilman “may have been the instigators of the award to Kerr.” Rogoff and Gilman are a definite team in The Drama Is Coming Now: The Theater Criticism of Richard Gilman, 1961–1991 with a foreword...