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American Literature (2000) 72 (2): 387–416.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Arlene R. Keizer Duke University Press 2000 Arlene R. The Geographyof the Apocalypse: Keizer Incest, Mythology, and the Fall of Washington Cityin Carolivia Herron’s...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (1): 223–225.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Kenneth M. Roemer © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Future West: Utopia and Apocalypse in Frontier Science Fiction . By William H. Katerberg. Lawrence: Univ. Press of Kansas. 2008. ix, 281 pp. $45.00. Scare Tactics: Supernatural Fiction by American Women . By Jeffrey...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (3): 429–461.
Published: 01 September 2014
... vision of racial apocalypse diametrically opposed to what would come to be known as Manifest Destiny—one resonant with contemporaneous Amerindian prophetic movements—but also challenges the literalist hermeneutics that found warrant for Euro-Christian colonization in the transcendental authority of “the...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 223–225.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Kenneth M. Roemer © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 From Utopia to Apocalypse: Science Fiction and the Politics of Catastrophe. By Peter Y. Paik. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2010. 207 pp. Cloth, $60.00; paper, $20.00. Brave New Words: How Literature Will Save...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (3): 643–646.
Published: 01 September 2009
...: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2008. xii, 392 pp. Cloth, $62.50; paper, $25.00. From the Civil War to the Apocalypse: Postmodern History and American Fiction . By Timothy Parrish. Amherst: Univ. of Massachusetts Press. 2008. x, 308 pp. Cloth, $80.00; paper, $28.95. Book Reviews Freedom’s...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (4): 791–798.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Michael Bérubé Abstract In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, this essay examines a variety of visions of apocalypse and civilizational collapse, asking how we can imagine a world without us (as in Alan Weisman’s book of that title), or whether we will merely eke out a post–climate disaster...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (4): 761–789.
Published: 01 December 2017
... novel of nuclear waste’s longue durée apocalypse: it thrusts us into a distant future, but there is no there there, no sense that we know what that future might hold. Our proleptic encounter with the future of nuclear waste reveals only the impossibility of that future within a human perspective...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (3): 619–633.
Published: 01 September 2002
...John Whalen-Bridge Duke University Press 2002 John Some Versions of the Cold War Whalen- Bridge Cold War Poetry. By Edward Brunner. Urbana: Univ. of Illinois Press. 2001. xxi, 300 pp. $29.95. The Bop Apocalypse: The Religious Visions of Kerouac, Ginsberg, and Burroughs...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (4): 865–886.
Published: 01 December 2014
... American Literature,” 799–829. Hickman, Jared, and Peter Coviello. “Introduction: After the Postsecular,” 645–54. Hickman, Jared. “The Book of Mormon as Amerindian Apocalypse,” 429–61. Howard, Kathleen. “Tract Tales, Literary Aesthetics, and American Fiction,” 463–92. Hutchison, Coleman...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (4): 897–899.
Published: 01 December 2004
... and artists—from canonical fig- ures to Stephen King, Philip K. Dick, Bob Dylan, Ma Rainey, Frank Zappa, and Moby (great-great-great grandson of Melville)—as well as cultural landmarks ranging from Harry Smith’s Anthology of American Folk Music to Francis Ford Coppola’s Apocalypse Now. The cocktail...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (1): 227–240.
Published: 01 March 2000
..., and Aritha van Herk. After the End: Representations of Post-Apocalypse. By James Berger. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 1999. xx, 278 pp. Paper, $18.95. ‘‘It seems significant writes James Berger...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 185–188.
Published: 01 March 2011
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 188–190.
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 191–193.
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 193–195.
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 196–198.
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 198–201.
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 201–203.
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 203–205.
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 205–207.
Published: 01 March 2011