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American Literary Scholarship (2008) 2006 (1): 33–52.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Andrew M. Smith; Elizabeth J. Wright Duke University Press 2008 2  Hawthorne Andrew M. Smith and Elizabeth J. Wright Building on one of the topics prominent in the celebration in 2004 of the bicentennial of Hawthorne’s birth, the year saw continued interest in the influential...
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American Literary Scholarship (2007) 2005 (1): 29–54.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Andrew M. Smith; Elizabeth J. Wright Duke University Press 2007 2  Hawthorne Andrew M. Smith and Elizabeth J. Wright Celebratory publications for the bicentennial anniversary year of Haw- thorne’s 1804 birth stretched into 2005, with the February appearance of a new Norton...
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American Literary Scholarship (2009) 2007 (1): 35–48.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Andrew M. Smith; Elizabeth J. Wright Duke University Press 2009 2  Hawthorne Andrew M. Smith and Elizabeth J. Wright Although it was a relatively modest year for Hawthorne studies, 2007 saw the arrival of useful reference works edited by Leland S. Person and by Ronald A. Bosco...
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American Literary Scholarship (2010) 2008 (1): 29–41.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Andrew M. Smith; Elizabeth J. Wright Duke University Press 2010 2  Hawthorne Andrew M. Smith and Elizabeth J. Wright More good work advanced Nathaniel Hawthorne studies this year. Hawthorne and Herman Melville continue to be a productive pairing in a valuable...
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American Literary Scholarship (2011) 2009 (1): 31–43.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Andrew M. Smith; Elizabeth J. Wright Duke University Press 2011 2 Hawthorne Andrew M. Smith and Elizabeth J. Wright This year the pace of new book-length works has finally and under- standably slackened from the number published in the extended wake of the Hawthorne bicentennial...
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American Literary Scholarship (2012) 2010 (1): 37–51.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Andrew M. Smith; Elizabeth J. Wright © 2012 Duke University Press 2012 2 Hawthorne Andrew M. Smith and Elizabeth J. Wright This year several of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s tales and his significance as an author of literature for children receive critical attention, the latter...
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American Literary Scholarship (2010) 2008 (1): 311–333.
Published: 01 September 2010
..., Djuna Barnes, Richard Wright, Flannery O’Connor, and Vladimir Nabokov, receive book-length studies or a wealth of individual essays. James Baldwin and Wallace Stegner are the focus of substantial biographies, while Ralph Ellison and Nabokov inspire pedagogical studies. Thomas...
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American Literary Scholarship (2003) 2001 (1): 343–366.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Catherine Calloway 15 Fiction: The 1930s to the 1960s Catherine Calloway The phrase ‘‘a writer’s life’’ is especially applicable to this year’s schol- arship, with substantial biographies on Richard Wright, Carson Mc- Cullers, Peter Taylor, Edward Abbey, and Conrad...
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American Literary Scholarship (2011) 2009 (1): 311–338.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., and Robert Bloch, are hon- ored with book-length studies or a number of individual essays. Ann Petry, Ayn Rand, Isaac Rosenfeld, and A. B. Guthrie Jr. are the subjects of substantial biographies. The fiction of Richard Wright and Welty is the topic of special journal issues, and Katherine Anne Porter...
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American Literary Scholarship (2008) 2006 (1): 311–334.
Published: 01 September 2008
... O’Connor are especially popular, with three books and a number of individual essays devoted to each. James Baldwin and Erskine Caldwell receive essay collections, and Richard Wright and Vladimir Nabokov are the focus of a dozen items each. In contrast to 2005 there are no substantial biographies...
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American Literary Scholarship (2005) 2003 (1): 349–367.
Published: 01 September 2005
..., noted in her 1937 Worker Writers, are applicable to current studies of ‘‘textual property According to Greer, ‘‘Le Sueur worked with her students to construct ‘authorship’ as a collaborative reworking of shared cultural resources b. Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, and James Baldwin Wright’s fiction...
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American Literary Scholarship (2021) 2019 (1): 263–285.
Published: 01 September 2021
... Penn Warren have been compiled. Richard Wright is the subject of a Cambridge Com- panion and a Library of America unexpurgated edition that restores a number of his original texts. In addition, James Baldwin, Djuna Barnes, Mari Sandoz, and Southern detective ction are treated in essay collections...
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American Literary Scholarship (2007) 2005 (1): 323–350.
Published: 01 September 2007
.... A number of authors are the recipi- ents of one or more book-length studies, including John Steinbeck, James Agee, Dorothy Parker, Richard Wright, Flannery O’Connor, Zora Neale Hurston, Ayn Rand, and Jack Kerouac. Ralph Ellison and Vladimir Nabokov are the focus of Cambridge...
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American Literary Scholarship (2016) 2014 (1): 279–307.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Steinbeck, Richard Wright, Flannery O’Connor, Margaret Mitchell, Vladimir Nabokov, and Djuna Barnes are the focus of book-length critical studies, for instance, and Ray Bradbury, J. D. Salinger, Raymond Chandler, and Dashiell Hammett are the sub- jects of biographical commentary. Thomas Wolfe...
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American Literary Scholarship (2015) 2013 (1): 285–310.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... The writings of Richard Wright, Baldwin, O’Connor, and Vladimir Nabokov inspire substantial critical debate. In addition to such usual topics as gender, race, class, reli- gion, genre, and culture, explorations of the modernist spirit, political approaches, film studies, and science fiction are also...
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American Literary Scholarship (2013) 2011 (1): 303–329.
Published: 01 September 2013
... as objects of their gaze.” Catherine Calloway 305 c. Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, James Baldwin, and Chester Himes  Wright attracts the attention of several essayists. In “(Re) Claiming Legacy in the Post-Civil Rights South in Richard Wright’s ‘Down by the Riverside’ and Ernest Gaines’s...
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American Literary Scholarship (2020) 2018 (1): 237–265.
Published: 01 September 2020
... General The Cambridge Companion to American Literature of the 1930s, ed. Wil- liam Solomon (Cambridge), treats material germane to a number of authors in this chapter, among them Steinbeck, Michael Gold, Nel- son Algren, Robert Cantwell, Richard Wright, Ellison, Pearl S. Buck, Mitchell, and Dashiell...
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American Literary Scholarship (2006) 2004 (1): 335–361.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., and Baldwin’s Another Country” (SNNTS 36: 95–119), which looks at the way that McCarthy, Nella Larsen, and James Baldwin use suicide as “a revolutionary call to remember and restore the dead.” c. Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, and James Baldwin  In “Black Boy’s Comedy: Indestructibility...
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American Literary Scholarship (2000) 1998 (1): 287–314.
Published: 01 September 2000
... circumstances migrant workers such as the Joads had to 288 Fiction: The 1930s to the 1960s expand their circle beyond blood kin for the sake of mutual survival. Terence R. Wright in East of Eden as Western Midrash: Steinbeck s Re-Marking of Cain (Religion and the Arts 2: 488 518) argues that in expanding...
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American Literary Scholarship (2012) 2010 (1): 321–346.
Published: 01 September 2012
.... At the same time, “returning to Cavell after Agee is to be left questioning the force of [Cavell’s] cheering words in the shadows of bewilderment and despair.” c. Richard Wright, Ralph Ellison, James Baldwin, Chester Himes, and Langston Hughes  Jerry W. Ward Jr., “Blueprints for Engagement...