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American Literature (1 December 2010) 82 (4): 859–861.
Published: 01 December 2010
...John McGowan © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 No University Is an Island: Saving Academic Freedom . By Cary Nelson. New York: New York Univ. Press. 2010. ix, 289 pp. $27.95. The New American Exceptionalism . By Donald E. Pease. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2009...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 169–178.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Michael Bérubé Duke University Press 2003 Michael Anxious Academics Bérubé Anxious Intellects: Academic Professionals, Public Intellectuals, and Enlighten- 6815 AMERICAN LITERATURE / 75:1 / sheet...
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American Literature (1 March 2016) 88 (1): 67–91.
Published: 01 March 2016
... university itself. Similarly, when commercialized sports are condemned today, the narrative critique imagines an alternative academic world—as we see in Chad Harbach's The Art of Fielding (2012)—in which economic corruption is abolished and true academic merit is valued. However, despite the ten-fold...
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American Literature (1 September 2010) 82 (3): 611–635.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Christopher Newfield The United States has long been seen as the world's leader in higher education, but in fact its academic outcomes have been stagnating or falling for years. Newfield shows that the current funding model for higher education is not the solution to this educational crisis but its...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 495–522.
Published: 01 September 2018
... theory and queer of color critique. In doing so I take steps toward a literary genealogy of queer US sex politics that runs from Plessy v. Ferguson and early Jim Crow, into modernism, and down through women of color feminism of the late 1980s before its formal or academic consecration in contemporary US...
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American Literature (1 December 2010) 82 (4): 753–778.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Jesse Zuba The proliferation of first book prizes for poetry reflects the increasingly professionalized academic culture in which poetry was published, written, and read during the 1950s and 1960s. This change threatened the validity of the poetic vocation by formalizing the career and thus opening...
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 255–278.
Published: 01 June 2017
... networked marginalized readers and writers who produce it, at once urging new considerations of academic labor and modeling alternatives to neoliberal university systems. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 digital pedagogy social media free labor publishing open access Gloria...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 361–386.
Published: 01 June 2009
... cultural critics, race theorists, and, most recently, “postpositivist realists.” Yet academic scholarship continues to read essentialism in ontological terms, as Walter Benn Michaels does. Ontological readings focus attention on the ways in which essentialism involves positing a presocial being who is...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 805–832.
Published: 01 December 2009
..., and theorized a new way forward for the avant-garde. This scene has been the subject of anthologies, academic studies, and now memoirs that present the history of Language poetry largely on its own terms. Kaplan's essay argues, however, that central positions associated with Language poetry first took...
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American Literature (1 March 2016) 88 (1): 93–125.
Published: 01 March 2016
... author of Prodigal Daughters: Susanna Rowson's Early American Women (Omohundro Institute/Univ. of North Carolina Press, 2008). © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 textual criticism radical feminism academic racism horizontal hostility References Alexander M. Jacqui . 2005...
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 429.
Published: 01 June 2006
... 2006 Announcement Henry James Review: Leon Edel Prize The Henry James Review is accepting applications for the Leon Edel Prize, awarded annually for the best essay on Henry James by a beginning scholar. The competition is open to applicants who have not held a full-time academic...
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American Literature (1 September 2008) 80 (3): 645.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... The com- petition is open to applicants who have not held a full-time academic appoint- ment for more than four years. Independent scholars and graduate students are encouraged to apply. Essays should be 20–30 pages (including notes), original, and not under submission elsewhere or...
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American Literature (1 December 2004) 76 (4): 901–903.
Published: 01 December 2004
... the book ‘‘belies current notions of terrorism’s newness within the United States at the end of the cen- tury’’ (11). America’s Culture of Terrorism is quintessentially academic: rigorous, grounded in evidence, a learned if sometimes labored read. Crimes of Art and Terror, by contrast, is...
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 909–910.
Published: 01 December 2001
... cultural criticism and the discourses of the academic disciplines. Possible topics in- clude the culturally derived origins of specific disciplines, interdisciplines, or subdisciplines; the ways in which disciplinary rhetoric privileges certain voices; and alternative rhetorics surviving in the margins...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 883–884.
Published: 01 December 2000
... by texts that challenge as much as they confirm’’ (257–58). Drawing on a range of material, Schuster deliberately departs from the conventional academic critical format by introducing correspondence from...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 884–885.
Published: 01 December 2000
... by texts that challenge as much as they confirm’’ (257–58). Drawing on a range of material, Schuster deliberately departs from the conventional academic critical format by introducing correspondence from...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 691–693.
Published: 01 September 2000
...- ties and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Research Associate status (with- out stipend) will be available to qualified applicants. A separate academic fellowship competition will award the Mellon Post-Dissertation Fellowship...
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American Literature (1 June 2018) 90 (2): 439–448.
Published: 01 June 2018
... after year, is common to both the popular discourse about comics and certain strains of academic discourse on the subject. With the growth in academic comics studies over the last decade, however, there has been a shift in the latter. Recent comics scholarship has emerged from many different kinds of...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 204–205.
Published: 01 March 2005
... identity, and the roles of tribal sovereignty and communal responsibility in academic affairs. Pulitano finds the separatist notions of some of her subjects problematic. This is most evident in her discussions of Allen, Womack, and Warrior, but she is most critical of Allen. While acknowledging the...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 847–858.
Published: 01 December 2006
..., $89.95; paper, $26.95. In contrast to a critical trend like new historicism, which was essen- tially invented by American academics, or various critical feminisms, which might be considered to have roots in activist movements, glob- alization studies invaded academic discourse from the halls of gov...