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American Literature (1 September 2014) 86 (3): 621–623.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Jennifer Brady Obscure Invitations: The Persistence of the Author in Twentieth-Century American Literature . By Widiss Benjamin . Stanford, CA : Stanford Univ. Press . 2011 . x , 208 pp. Cloth , $65.00 ; paper , $21.95 ; e-book , $21.95 . Industry and the Creative Mind...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 847–850.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Age of Consumption . By Betjemann Peter . Charlottesville : Univ. of Virginia Press . 2011 . ix , 267 pp. Cloth , $35.00 ; e-book available . Body Double: The Author Incarnate in the Cinema . By Fischer Lucy . New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers Univ. Press . 2013 . 273 pp. Cloth...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 394–397.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Sean Ross Meehan. Columbia: Univ. of Missouri Press. 2008. xi, 264 pp. $39.95. William Cullen Bryant: Author of America . By Gilbert H. Muller. Albany: State Univ. of New York Press. 2008. ix, 410 pp. $30.00. Worshipping Walt: The Whitman Disciples . By Michael Robertson. Princeton...
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American Literature (1 June 2003) 75 (2): 435–436.
Published: 01 June 2003
... story that one hopes it also reaches an audience beyond the academy. Robert K. Nelson, College of William and Mary Getting at the Author: Reimagining Books and Reading in the Age of American...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 628–629.
Published: 01 September 2000
...- rate from, institutions. The Puritan self, Kaufmann argues, is fortified by its devoted affiliation with institutional authorities, and criticism of these au- thorities seeks not their subversion but their improvement. The stronger the...
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American Literature (1 March 2000) 72 (1): 213–214.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Daryl Cumber Dance By Belinda Edmondson. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 1999. x, 229 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $17.95. 2000 Book Reviews 5995 AL 72:1 / sheet 185 of 246 Authorizing Experience: Refigurations of the Body...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 668–669.
Published: 01 September 2000
...- rate from, institutions. The Puritan self, Kaufmann argues, is fortified by its devoted affiliation with institutional authorities, and criticism of these au- thorities seeks not their subversion but their improvement. The stronger the...
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American Literature (1 December 2007) 79 (4): 828–830.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Jennifer Greeson Duke University Press 2007 Claiming the Pen: Women and Intellectual Life in the Early American South . By Catherine Kerrison. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell Univ. Press. 2006. xiii, 265 pp. $49.95. American Women Authors and Literary Property, 1822-1869 . By Melissa J...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 407–409.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Jeannine Marie DeLombard © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 By Birth or Consent: Children, Law, and the Anglo-American Revolution in Authority . By Holly Brewer. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2005. xi, 390 pp. Cloth, $45.00; paper, $24.95. Cradle of Liberty...
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American Literature (1 September 2012) 84 (3): 645–655.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Robert S. Levine © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Robert S. Authors, Readers, Contexts, Texts Levine Writing for the Street, Writing in the Garret: Melville, Dickinson, and Private Pub- lication. By Michael Kearns. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press. 2010. xii, 171 pp. $45.95...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 652–654.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Kinohi Nishikawa Duke University Press 2006 Authors Inc.: Literary Celebrity in the Modern United States, 1880-1980 . By Loren Glass. New York: New York Univ. Press. 2004. xii, 242 pp. Cloth, $60.00; paper, $20.00. Muse in the Machine: American Fiction and Mass Publicity . By...
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American Literature (1 December 2012) 84 (4): 875–877.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Ronald J. Zboray The Grand Chorus of Complaint: Authors and the Business Ethics of American Publishing . By Everton Michael J. . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2011 . xi , 240 pp. $65.00 . Reading and Disorder in Antebellum America . By Stewart David M. . Columbus...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 833–836.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Joanna Brooks © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 The Captive's Position: Female Narrative, Male Identity, and Royal Authority in Colonial New England . By Teresa A. Toulouse. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press. 2006. 225 pp. $49.95. Intricate Relations: Sexual and...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 183–185.
Published: 01 March 2003
... / sheet 187 of 252 The Whole Family: A Novel by Twelve Authors. By William Dean Howells et al. Dur- ham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2001. li, 341 pp. Paper, $18.95. In early 1906, William Dean Howells approached...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 892–895.
Published: 01 December 2003
... earlier authors are the ‘‘literary cultural forebears’’ for modern authors today. Beardslee is deeply invested in placing folklore and literature on equal ground to ‘‘suggest the possibility of survival whole, rather than the inevitability...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 610–612.
Published: 01 September 2004
... national and even international communities. Each author interrogateshowwritersnegotiateapublicselfinthemidstoftheseoften competing influences. In a most ambitious undertaking, Sandra Pouchet Paquet examines the multiplicity of self-expression in Caribbean Autobiography. Complicating the notion of...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 93–122.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Janet Dean Duke University Press 2005 Janet Nameless Outrages: Narrative Authority, Rape Dean Rhetoric, and the Dakota Conflict of 1862 Mr. President, let us relate to you some facts with which we fear you have not heretofore been made...
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American Literature (1 March 2000) 72 (1): 181–182.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Paul Gutjahr By Jim Egan. Princeton: Princeton Univ. Press. 1999. x, 182 pp. $37.50. 2000 Book Reviews 5995 AL 72:1 / sheet 185 of 246 Authorizing Experience: Refigurations of the Body Politic in Seventeenth-Century...
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American Literature (1 September 2008) 80 (3): 627–629.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Forum: The American Museum and Cultural Authority in Hawthorne, Melville, Stowe, and Whitman . By Les Harrison. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press. 2007. xxv, 272 pp. $42.50. From Broadway to Cleveland: A History of the Hanna Theatre . By John Vacha. Kent, Ohio: Kent State Univ. Press. 2007. xi...
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American Literature (1 December 2012) 84 (4): 769–795.
Published: 01 December 2012
... they had authored the lyric; the most committed imposter was Alexander McWhorter Ball, a New Jersey legislator whose wealthy and powerful friends mounted a national campaign to prove his authorship. The poem’s actual author, Elizabeth Akers Allen, found herself in danger of losing her reputation and...