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American Literature (1 March 2017) 89 (1): 91–119.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Elizabeth Lloyd Oliphant Abstract This essay analyzes the mutually influential relationship between literary modernism and tourism as those two interests converged around the US Southwest in the early twentieth century. Modernist writers were drawn to the Southwest’s folk and Native American...
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American Literature (1 March 2007) 79 (1): 206–208.
Published: 01 March 2007
... will be satisfied with his answer. McWilliams contends that the New England heritage remains central to historians and imaginative writers attempting to grapple with American ex- perience. He has chosen nine incidents from colonial history and examined contemporary sources, New England...
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American Literature (1 March 2007) 79 (1): 213–215.
Published: 01 March 2007
... American Culture . By Karen Sánchez-Eppler. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2005. xxviii, 260 pp. $35.00. Civilized Creatures: Urban Animals, Sentimental Culture, and American Literature, 1850-1900 . By Jennifer Mason. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press. 2005. 240 pp. $55.00...
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American Literature (1 March 2007) 79 (1): 216–219.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Brian M. Reed Duke University Press 2007 Expressionism and Modernism in the American Theatre: Bodies, Voices, Words . By Julia A. Walker. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2005. xii, 300 pp. $75.00. Ugly Feelings . By Sianne Ngai. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2005. 432 pp...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 443–445.
Published: 01 June 2011
... the relation among tourism, voyeurism, and primitivism in D. H. Lawrence’s writings during and about his time in Taos, New Mexico. Usner illustrates quite well how, “for people who idealized ‘noble savages’ living in a remote past . . . American Indians occupying the margins of white society...
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American Literature (1 December 2018) 90 (4): 863–866.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Martha J. Cutter Artistic Liberties: American Literary Realism and Graphic Illustration, 1880–1905 . By Adam Sonstegard . Tuscaloosa : Univ. of Alabama Press . 2014 . xiv, 230 pages. Cloth, $49.95 ; e-book, $49.95 . Immersive Words: Mass Media, Visuality, and American...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 603–605.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Joanne van der Woude By Ruth H. Bloch. Berkeley and Los Angeles: Univ. of California Press. 2003. x, 225 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $21.95. By Paul Downes. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2002. xii, 239 pp.$55.00. 2004 Book Reviews Gender and Morality in Anglo-American Culture...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 612–615.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Alex Feerst By Susan Goodman. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press. 2003. xvii, 198 pp.$40.00. By Janice H. Koistinen-Harris. Lewiston, N.Y.: Edwin Mellen. 2002. iii, 190 pp. $109.95. 2004 Book Reviews Gender and Morality in Anglo-American Culture, 1650–1800. By Ruth H. Bloch...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 622–624.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Marta L. Werner By Bill Brown. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2003. xii, 245 pp.$32.00. By Michael T. Gilmore. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 2003. xiv, 217 pp.$35.00. 2004 Book Reviews Gender and Morality in Anglo-American Culture, 1650–1800. By Ruth H. Bloch. Berkeley and Los...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 624–626.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Jeffory A. Clymer By T. Walter Herbert. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2002. 256 pp.$27.95. By Graham Thompson. Iowa City: Univ. of Iowa Press. 2003. xxi, 248 pp.$39.95. 2004 Book Reviews Gender and Morality in Anglo-American Culture, 1650–1800. By Ruth H. Bloch. Berkeley and...
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American Literature (1 June 2002) 74 (2): 428–430.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Governed: The Lockean Legacy in Early American Culture.By Gillian Brown. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2001. 237 pp. $52.50. Three new books in colonial studies present new constellations of texts by breaking down conventional national and generic boundaries. Each in its own way attends to the...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 446–448.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Marianne Noble Affecting Fictions: Mind, Body, and Emotion in American Literary Realism . By Jane F. Thrailkill. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2007. 312 pp. $45.00. American Elegy: The Poetry of Mourning from the Puritans to Whitman . By Max Cavitch. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 461–463.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Patricia E. Chu Partly Colored: Asian Americans and Racial Anomaly in the Segregated South . By Leslie Bow. New York: New York Univ. Press. 2010. x, 285 pp. Cloth, $75.00; paper, $25.00. Ends of Empire: Asian American Critique and the Cold War . By Jodi Kim. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 468–471.
Published: 01 June 2011
... relation among tourism, voyeurism, and primitivism in D. H. Lawrence’s writings during and about his time in Taos, New Mexico. Usner illustrates quite well how, “for people who idealized ‘noble savages’ living in a remote past . . . American Indians occupying the margins of white society . . . were...
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 408–409.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Alex Feerst 2006 Multicultural American Literature: Comparative Black, Native, Latino/a and Asian American Fictions . By A. Robert Lee. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, with University of Edinburgh Press. 2003. x, 307 pp. Cloth, $50.00; paper, $19.95. Urban Triage...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 387–390.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Rowson's Early American Women . By Marion Rust. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2008. Cloth, $59.95; paper, $24.95. The Culture and Commerce of the Early American Novel: Reading the Atlantic World-System . By Stephen Shapiro. University Park, Pa.: Penn State Univ. Press. 2008. $55.00...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 392–394.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Melissa J. Homestead © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 Kate Field: The Many Lives of a Nineteenth-Century American Journalist . By Gary Scharnhorst. Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse Univ. Press. 2008. xiv, 306 pp. $27.95. Maria Mitchell and the Sexing of Science: An Astronomer...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 394–397.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Jason Stacy © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 American Transcendentalism: A History . By Philip F. Gura. New York: Hill and Wang. 2007. xv, 385 pp. Cloth; $27.50; paper, $15.00. Mediating American Autobiography: Photography in Emerson, Thoreau, Douglass, and Whitman . By...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 403–404.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Michael Robertson © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 American Hungers: The Problem of Poverty in U.S. Literature, 1840–1945 . By Gavin Jones. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton Univ. Press. 2008. xvi, 228 pp. $35.00. Visions and Divisions: American Immigration Literature, 1870–1930...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 410–411.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Theo Hummer © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 A Freedom Bought with Blood: African American War Literature from the Civil War to World War II . By Jennifer C. James. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2007. 324 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $22.50. Behind the Lines...