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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 747–773.
Published: 01 December 2009
... resist the Darwinist-Freudian jungle, despite reigning critical interpretations by Sedgwick and others. Lundblad draws upon animality studies to reveal how Henry James's “The Beast in the Jungle,” as a foundational example, reads rather differently in light of sexual histories of the beast that are...
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American Literature (1 December 2017) 89 (4): 851–879.
Published: 01 December 2017
...John Levi Barnard Abstract This essay tracks the interrelated histories of the cod and the whale from John Smith’s colonial American vision of abundance to the near disappearance of the living resources he described as inexhaustible. Working at the intersections of animal studies, food studies, and...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 836–838.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... xi, 218 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $29.95. Animal Stories: Narrating across Species Lines. By Susan McHugh. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2011. xi, 280 pp. Cloth, $75.00; paper, $25.00. In The Birth of a Jungle, Michael Lundblad calls for a new taxonomy of “animal studies,” the...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 199–201.
Published: 01 March 2014
... cultural studies almost always remain locked within an unex- amined framework of speciesism” (Animal Rites, Univ. of Chicago Press [2003, 1 Today, against a rising tide of international, interdisciplinary animal stud- ies largely focused on animals, human-animal relationships, and interspecies...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 655–657.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Celeste Langan Duke University Press 2006 Animal Rites: American Culture, the Discourse of Species, and Posthumanist Theory . By Cary Wolfe. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2003. xv, 237 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $20.00. Bending over Backwards: Disability, Dismodernism, and...
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American Literature (1 March 2007) 79 (1): 57–84.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Carrie Rohman Duke University Press 2007 Carrie Revising the Human: Silence, Rohman Being, and the Question of the Animal in Nightwood . . . [T]he voice functions as a foreign body, as a kind of parasite introducing a...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 704–707.
Published: 01 December 2006
... 692 American Literature minute position statements, our attention shifted quickly to animated exchanges between panelists and audience members. As a group, symposium participants addressed five topics: ‘‘Theoretical Changes/ Directional Shifts in Southern Studies ‘‘Rethinking Southern Com...
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American Literature (1 June 2019) 91 (2): 323–356.
Published: 01 June 2019
... abstraction, the essay contextualizes “multicultural” picture books that enlist animal surrogates within the “here and now” innovations of Lucy Sprague Mitchell’s Bank Street Writers Lab and the animal stories of Margaret Wise Brown. In keeping with studies in developmental psychology that explain how...
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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 2009) 81 (1): 199–200.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Frederick Luis Aldama © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 The Colored Cartoon: Black Representation in American Animated Short Films, 1907–1954 . By Christopher P. Lehman. Amherst: Univ. of Massachusetts Press. 2007. 152 pp. $29.95. What Have They Built You to Do? The...
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American Literature (1 June 2013) 85 (2): 402–404.
Published: 01 June 2013
... very project of elevating Southern accounts. Despite the month- ly’s civic-minded “appearances,” Noonan’s study shows that it ultimately appealed most to genteel readers holding the same views as its editors. In Suspended Animation, op de Beeck examines the aesthetic, material, and ideological...
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American Literature (1 September 2002) 74 (3): 571–601.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Sianne Ngai Duke University Press 2002 Sianne ‘‘A Foul Lump Started Making Promises in My Ngai Voice Race, Affect, and the Animated Subject an-i-mate vt :1:to give spirit and support to: ENCOURAGE 2a: to give life to b: to give vigor and...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 638–640.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., Minstrelsy, and Transatlantic Culture in the 1850s . By Sarah Meer. Athens: Univ. of Georgia Press. 2005. viii, 332 pp. Cloth, $54.95; paper, $24.95. Confluences: Postcolonialism, African American Literary Studies, and the Black Atlantic . By John Cullen Gruesser. Athens: Univ. of Georgia Press...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 695–698.
Published: 01 December 2006
... 692 American Literature minute position statements, our attention shifted quickly to animated exchanges between panelists and audience members. As a group, symposium participants addressed five topics: ‘‘Theoretical Changes/ Directional Shifts in Southern Studies ‘‘Rethinking Southern Com...
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American Literature (1 March 2009) 81 (1): 181–191.
Published: 01 March 2009
...” through a historical study of the Americas as a case study in transnational processes of domination and resistance. As they explain, the Americas “animate global paradoxes,” partly by exhibiting processes of domination and resistance that today have global reach, such as the imperial dichoto...
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American Literature (1 September 2008) 80 (3): 629–631.
Published: 01 September 2008
... or cannot iden- tify, both historically and in the present, increasingly animate the fields of dis- Book Reviews  625 ability and Deaf studies. These tensions are legible, if unevenly, in the three books under consideration here...
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American Literature (1 December 2016) 88 (4): 839–854.
Published: 01 December 2016
... explores the poetics and politics of space in Asian American urban literature from the late nineteenth century to the present. Rachel Lee interrogates how a biopolitical framework can reorient the ways the field of Asian American studies approaches race, and in turn what Asian American cultural productions...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 833–836.
Published: 01 December 2009
.... $39.50. Feminist Interventions in Early American Studies . Ed. Mary C. Carruth. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press. 2006. xxii, 328 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $32.95. Book Reviews The Captive’s Position: Female Narrative, Male Identity, and Royal Authority in Colonial New England. By...
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 293–323.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Greg Forter Duke University Press 2006 Greg F. Scott Fitzgerald, Modernist Studies, and Forter the Fin-de-Siècle Crisis in Masculinity This essay brings together two fields in American studies that have rarely been placed in dialogue but have urgent...
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American Literature (1 December 2011) 83 (4): 882–884.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Anne Gulick Global Matters: The Transnational Turn in Literary Studies . By Jay Paul . Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell Univ. Press . 2010 . xi, 231 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $19.95 . Specters of Conquest: Indigenous Absence in Transatlantic Literatures . By Lifshey Adam . New...