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American Literature (2009) 81 (3): 439–467.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Ed White Historical interpretations of the Anglo-Pequot War have oscillated between ethnographic and conspiratorial explanations, arguing that it resulted either from cultural differences and misunderstandings or from scheming and provocation. But seventeenth-century accounts of the conflict...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (2): 213–240.
Published: 01 June 2016
... the subject of anti-English violence half a world away in order to lay claim to a global English identity. The essay compares the visual representation of that East Indian violence with a well-known image of violence in New England, John Underhill’s figure of the Mystic Fort massacre of the Pequot War...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (4): 691–714.
Published: 01 December 2012
... designated by the colony of Connecticut as Pequot land in 1666, Mashantucket was the second reservation created in the wake of the Pequot War for those who would come to be called the Western Pequots. In 1637, English forces principally from the Massachusetts Bay Colony attacked the Pequot village...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (4): 673–699.
Published: 01 December 2010
... enough for Native Americans to be kept in bondage throughout the colonial era, particularly following periods of war. Apess’s ancestors had been captured and shipped to Bermuda to work on sugar plantations fol- lowing the 1636–37 Pequot War. The Pequot children not killed in this war were kept...
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American Literature (2024) 96 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 March 2024
... to assist the colony of Connecticut upon any occasion when their peace shall be disturbed with any enemy” (Great Britain 1769: 40). Here Uncas has clearly bound himself and later generations to the English as allies, calling attention to English and Mohegan partnership during the Pequot War (Hauptman 1993...
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American Literature (2023) 95 (4): 607–638.
Published: 01 December 2023
..., Connecticut, and sang from Indian Melodies (1845), a nineteenth-century tunebook composed by Brothertown author Thomas Commuck. They were joined by members of nine other Native communities (Lumbee, Nehantic, Ohkay Owingeh, Pequot, Poarch Creek, Schaghticoke, Shinnecock, Wirrarika, and Yaqui) as well as non...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 857–863.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... The Life of William Apess, Pequot. By Philip F. Gura. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2015. xvii, 190 pp. Cloth, $26.00; e-book, $25.99. Although he was the first Native American to publish an autobiography, Apess is often unknown beyond scholars of nineteenth-century American...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (4): 897–914.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Ecocriticism), 234–41. Allred, Jeff. Review: Genter, Late Modernism: Art, Culture, and Politics in Cold War America, 882–84. Review: Wilson, Melting-Pot Modernism, 882–84. Andrews, Lindsey. Review: Ahad, Freud Upside Down: African American Lit- erature and Psychoanalytic Culture, 880–82. Review...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (3): 627–629.
Published: 01 September 2017
... of reason. A disease of soldiers unable to function in war and paralyzed by their desires for home, nostalgia was also attributed to slaves as a crippling form of depression derived in part from their displacement from Africa but more fundamentally by their racial being. While this was a disciplinary...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (4): 815–839.
Published: 01 December 2018
... after God’s “flames are over” will the following arguments against persecution “passe current” among Christians. Writing in London in 1644, Williams was clearly referring to the upheavals caused by the Civil War. 7 But his rhetoric also courted another interpretation. His model of toleration...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (4): 689–717.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Who died in the first Seminole war Rather than separate out the “so-­called blacks” from within. —Jennifer Lisa Vest, “Somebody Forgot to Tell Somebody Something” (2007) Very little scholarship has been...
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American Literature (2022) 94 (4): 595–622.
Published: 01 December 2022
..., and Pequot territory, visiting relations that included Esther Poquiantup Fowler and her family. Fowler’s year of birth remains uncertain, but her mother, born in 1725, was of Occom’s generation. It seems likely that during the 1750s, the period of Occom’s itinerant leadership and pedagogy, Fowler was a child...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 287–313.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Pamela Lougheed Duke University Press 2002 Pamela ‘‘Then Began He to Rant and Threaten Lougheed Indian Malice and Individual Liberty in Mary Rowlandson’s Captivity Narrative The most notorious battle of King Philip’s War is the Great Swamp...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 410–411.
Published: 01 June 2002
... text that can help ground a stable American identity’’ (167). Predictably, this stable identity is in the ser- vice of white capitalist patriarchy. Mazel examines this process through John Underhill’s reports and drawings from the Pequot War and Mary Rowland- son’s captivity narrative. While...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 411–413.
Published: 01 June 2002
... of white capitalist patriarchy. Mazel examines this process through John Underhill’s reports and drawings from the Pequot War and Mary Rowland- son’s captivity narrative. While Underhill is often subverbal—Mazel claims 434 American Literature Underhill’s map of a Pequot village suggests ‘‘the vagina...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 413–415.
Published: 01 June 2002
... text that can help ground a stable American identity’’ (167). Predictably, this stable identity is in the ser- vice of white capitalist patriarchy. Mazel examines this process through John Underhill’s reports and drawings from the Pequot War and Mary Rowland- son’s captivity narrative. While...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 416–417.
Published: 01 June 2002
... text that can help ground a stable American identity’’ (167). Predictably, this stable identity is in the ser- vice of white capitalist patriarchy. Mazel examines this process through John Underhill’s reports and drawings from the Pequot War and Mary Rowland- son’s captivity narrative. While...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 418–419.
Published: 01 June 2002
... text that can help ground a stable American identity’’ (167). Predictably, this stable identity is in the ser- vice of white capitalist patriarchy. Mazel examines this process through John Underhill’s reports and drawings from the Pequot War and Mary Rowland- son’s captivity narrative. While...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 419–421.
Published: 01 June 2002
... text that can help ground a stable American identity’’ (167). Predictably, this stable identity is in the ser- vice of white capitalist patriarchy. Mazel examines this process through John Underhill’s reports and drawings from the Pequot War and Mary Rowland- son’s captivity narrative. While...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 421–423.
Published: 01 June 2002
... of white capitalist patriarchy. Mazel examines this process through John Underhill’s reports and drawings from the Pequot War and Mary Rowland- son’s captivity narrative. While Underhill is often subverbal—Mazel claims 434 American Literature Underhill’s map of a Pequot village suggests ‘‘the vagina...