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Published: 01 June 2018
Figure 3 Wendy confronts Hook. From Moore and Gebbie ( 2006 ), Lost Girls , chap. 27, p. 5 Figure 3 Wendy confronts Hook. From Moore and Gebbie (2006), Lost Girls, chap. 27, p. 5 More
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American Literature (1 June 2018) 90 (2): 347–375.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Figure 3 Wendy confronts Hook. From Moore and Gebbie ( 2006 ), Lost Girls , chap. 27, p. 5 Figure 3 Wendy confronts Hook. From Moore and Gebbie (2006), Lost Girls, chap. 27, p. 5 ...
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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 405–408.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Edith Maude Eaton and Abraham Cahan at the end of the nineteenth cen- tury to recent novels such as Bharati Mukherjee’s Jasmine and Eva Hoffman’s Lost in Translation, Schlund-Vials’s analysis focuses on the ways these texts enact and deconstruct changing frames of citizenship and their affective...
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American Literature (1 March 2007) 79 (1): 203–206.
Published: 01 March 2007
... of Grass “reconceiv[es] aesthetic creation as itself a revolutionary act” and “enacts in language . . . a democratic reconstruction of America itself” (70), just a year later, Whitman has begun to lose confidence in the revolutionary power of poetic language; by 1865, Whitman’s poetry has “lost...
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American Literature (1 December 2007) 79 (4): 847–849.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Sari Edelstein Duke University Press 2007 Front-Page Girls: Women Journalists in American Culture and Fiction, 1880-1930 . By Jean Marie Lutes. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell Univ. Press. 2006. vii, 232 pp. Cloth, $45.00; paper, $18.95. The Female Investigator in Literature, Film, and...
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American Literature (1 March 2018) 90 (1): 55–82.
Published: 01 March 2018
... of Bachelors and the Tartarus of Maids,” proceeds by a series of contrasts: between British lawyer-bachelors and US factory women, between writing actively on paper and passively producing the material, and between complacent obliviousness to the present moment and acute awareness of a lost past. But...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 662–663.
Published: 01 September 2000
... somewhat overwhelming. The illusion of the poet’s presence is lost beneath the extensive apparatus. Happily,thereisnowanewbook,a‘‘reading’’editionthatincludesasingle version of each poem included in the 1998...
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American Literature (1 March 2007) 79 (1): 199–200.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Frederick Luis Aldama Duke University Press 2007 Lost and Found in Translation: Contemporary Ethnic American Writing and the Politics of Language Diversity . By Martha J. Cutter. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2003.336 pp. Cloth, $59.95; paper, $22.50. Mulattas...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 527–551.
Published: 01 September 2007
...John Marsh Duke University Press 2007 John A Lost Art of Work: Marsh The Arts and Crafts Movement in Carl Sandburg’s Chicago Poems Our only criteria of judgment should not be whether or not a man’s actions are...
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American Literature (1 December 2007) 79 (4): 852–854.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Allen Hibbard Duke University Press 2007 The Lost Years of William S. Burroughs: Beats in South Texas . By Rob Johnson. College Station: Texas A & M Univ. Press. 2006. 224 pp. Cloth, $40.00; paper, $19.95. Action Writing: Jack Kerouac's Wild Form . By Michael Hrebeniak...
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American Literature (1 June 2010) 82 (2): 425–427.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Kwakiutl L. Dreher © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Lost Bodies: Inhabiting the Borders of Life and Death . By Laura E. Tanner. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell Univ. Press. 2006. xiii, 264 pp. Cloth, $57.50; paper, $19.95. Identifying Marks: Race, Gender, and the Marked Body in...
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American Literature (1 June 2012) 84 (2): 442–444.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Amy T. Hamilton Women Writers of the American West, 1833–1927 . By Baym Nina . Urbana : Univ. of Illinois Press . 2011 . 371 pp. $40.00 . Lost Homelands: Ruin and Reconstruction in the Twentieth Century Southwest . By Goodman Audrey . Tucson : Univ. of Arizona Press...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 196–198.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Elizabeth Young © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Mary Chesnut's Civil War Epic. By Julia A. Stern. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2010. xv, 330 pp. $45.00. Walt Whitman and the Civil War: America's Poet during the Lost Years of 1860– 1862. By Ted Genoways. Berkeley...
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American Literature (1 March 2007) 79 (1): 189–191.
Published: 01 March 2007
... later, Whitman has begun to lose confidence in the revolutionary power of poetic language; by 1865, Whitman’s poetry has “lost both its unifying force and its visionary confidence” (103). Thoreau too begins by “fashioning connections—between language and nature, the civilized and the wild...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 277–309.
Published: 01 June 2001
... of women’s status under coverture caused illicit sex to be defined not as a personal injury to the woman involved but as an injury of ‘‘lost services’’ to the man (father, brother, hus- band) ostensibly in control...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 31–60.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Naomi Z. Sofer Duke University Press 2003 Naomi Z. ‘‘Carry[ing] a Yankee Girl to Glory Sofer Redefining Female Authorship in the Postbellum United States 6815...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 331–358.
Published: 01 June 2015
... administer. At the same time, these developments pointed to a more utopian dimen- sion of coolness. As affective life underwent rationalization, it lost any appearance of necessity. The cool persona becomes an object, the product of external, social forces, and yet this condition reveals the...
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American Literature (1 December 2012) 84 (4): 743–768.
Published: 01 December 2012
... 1861, indicated simply that it had been “published for the author.” But Jacobs made the connection explicit when she composed, as her concluding chapter, “a tribute to Brown.” As readers of Incidents know,2 the piece on the martyr of Harper’s Ferry does not appear in the book. Now lost, it...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 799–829.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Kahf’s bildungsroman, The Girl in the Tangerine Scarf , challenges the contemporary notion of postsecular literature, which takes a weakened, hybridized, liberal spirituality as its starting point. Although the bildungsroman conventionally plots an individual’s modernization in line with the nation’s...
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American Literature (1 December 2010) 82 (4): 701–724.
Published: 01 December 2010
... underscores, and her problematic repre- sentation of virtuous womanhood in Incidents is lost without the foil of Linda Brent’s gender constructions.25 The selection ends, like Incidents itself, in an elegiac mode that likens memories of the grandmother to “fleecy clouds floating over a...