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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 709–737.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... This essay posits that debates over the methods of African American higher education shaped the function of literature within black modernity. It explores how Tuskegee Institute founder Booker T. Washington transformed literature and books into instruments of a practical approach to learning through a...
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American Literature (1 June 2005) 77 (2): 421–424.
Published: 01 June 2005
... the tensions and anxieties surrounding U.S cultural and ethnic identity. Frederick Luis Aldama, Ohio State University Creative Conflict in African American Thought: Frederick Douglass, Alexander Crummell, Booker T. Washington, W. E. B. Du Bois, and Marcus Garvey.ByWil- son Jeremiah Moses. New...
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American Literature (1 December 2011) 83 (4): 775–801.
Published: 01 December 2011
... dialogue with those of Booker T. Washington, the essay analyzes the African American debate over the significance of corporate capitalist friendship. Chesnutt is, on the one hand, intrigued by the language and possibilities of corporate philanthropy. He works to imagine if such friendship can be linked to...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 879–881.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Scott Saul By Paul Maltby. Albany: SUNY Press. 2002. xi, 176 pp. Cloth, $54.50; paper,$17.95. By M. Keith Booker. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood. 2002. 226 pp. $59.95. By James Campbell. London: Secker & Warburg, 1999; reprint, Berkeley and Los Angeles: Univ. of California Press. 2001...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 869–892.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Citizenship: Traumatic Enjoyment and Asian American Literature by Juliana Chang, 203–5. Fisher, Laura R. “Head and Hands Together: Booker T. Washington’s Voca- tional Realism,” 709–37. Fox, Claire. Review: A World Not to Come: A History of Latino Writing and Print Culture by Raúl Coronado...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 877–879.
Published: 01 December 2003
...:4 / sheet 191 of 255 Booker. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood. 2002. 226 pp. $59.95. This Is the Beat Generation: New York, San Francisco, Paris. By James Campbell. London: Secker & Warburg, 1999; reprint, Berkeley and Los Angeles: Univ. of...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 426–427.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Booker T. Washington’s. Realizing that ‘‘black masculinity must rest on some- thing other than economic success’’ (109), DuBois and others writing for sub- sidized organs like the Crisis promoted a vision of black masculinity based...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 427–428.
Published: 01 June 2001
... consumer marketplace that mediated this shift. As a result, black magazines became the setting for the victory not of consumerism but of W. E. B. DuBois’s vision of black modernity over Booker T. Washington’s...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 833–835.
Published: 01 December 2013
... regionalisms of Sarah Orne Jewett, Frank Norris, and Booker T. Washington portray agricultural regions struggling to adjust to global markets. Although it could be clearer how Whitman and Melville relate to the category of the subgenre that is the book’s organizing principle, Hsu generates rich...
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American Literature (1 December 2004) 76 (4): 887–889.
Published: 01 December 2004
... revolutionary precursor of Marcus Garvey and Malcolm X, Adeleke’s Delany is also, for extended periods of his life, the ‘‘granddaddy ofcompromisers and accommodationists such as Booker T. WashingtonandJusticeClarence Thomas a politician and political theo- rist of seemingly ‘‘glaring and frequent flip-flops...
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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 675–689.
Published: 01 September 2003
..., Mushroom Clouds, and the Cold War: American Science Fiction and the Roots of Postmodernism, 1946–1964. By M. Keith Booker. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood. 2001. 196 pp. $62.95. Booker suggests that ‘‘the...
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American Literature (1 March 2018) 90 (1): 187–195.
Published: 01 March 2018
... power of cultural capital to traverse racial divides. After locating the geographic contours of black Boston, Roses covers such subjects as class and family, woman art organizers, and the cultural capital of black theater. Booker T. Washington in American Memory . By Kenneth M. Hamilton. Urbana...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 667–674.
Published: 01 September 2018
..., $80.00; paper, $26.95. Ever since the Middle Passage, African American identity has been closely associated with movement. Writers such as Ida B. Wells, Booker T. Washington, Matthew Henson, Jessie Redmon Fauset, and Zora Neale Hurston used their stories to counter the Jim Crow era’s violent...
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American Literature (1 September 2012) 84 (3): 670–672.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Darryl Hattenhauer Superpower: Heroes, Ghosts, and the Paranormal in American Culture . By Booker M. Keith . Lincoln : Univ. of Nebraska Press . 2010 . xxiii , 204 pp. Paper , $17.95 . Master Mechanics and Wicked Wizards: Images of the American Scientist as Hero and Villain...
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American Literature (1 December 2007) 79 (4): 865–870.
Published: 01 December 2007
.... Race and Form: Towards a Contextualized Narratology of African American Autobiogra- phy. By Dejin Xu. Oxford, Eng.: Peter Lang. 2007. 226 pp. Paper, $47.95. This study of the formal elements and structures of African American auto- biography compares works by Frederick Douglass, Booker T...
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American Literature (1 March 2004) 76 (1): 89–116.
Published: 01 March 2004
... positive slant.9 For example, DuBois cited the Voice of the Negro as ‘‘the greatest magazine which the colored people had had’’ and named the Crisis its successor.10 When the Voice of the Negro ceased publication in 1907, though, only a few African American monthly magazines remained. Booker T. Wash...
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American Literature (1 September 2012) 84 (3): 657–659.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Greensboro DOI 10.1215/00029831-1664800 Superpower: Heroes, Ghosts, and the Paranormal in American Culture. By M. Keith Booker. Lincoln: Univ. of Nebraska Press. 2010. xxiii, 204 pp. Paper, $17.95. Master Mechanics and Wicked Wizards: Images of the American Scientist as Hero and...
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American Literature (1 September 2012) 84 (3): 659–661.
Published: 01 September 2012
... North Carolina at Greensboro DOI 10.1215/00029831-1664800 Superpower: Heroes, Ghosts, and the Paranormal in American Culture. By M. Keith Booker. Lincoln: Univ. of Nebraska Press. 2010. xxiii, 204 pp. Paper, $17.95. Master Mechanics and Wicked Wizards: Images of the American...
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American Literature (1 September 2012) 84 (3): 662–664.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Greensboro DOI 10.1215/00029831-1664800 Superpower: Heroes, Ghosts, and the Paranormal in American Culture. By M. Keith Booker. Lincoln: Univ. of Nebraska Press. 2010. xxiii, 204 pp. Paper, $17.95. Master Mechanics and Wicked Wizards: Images of the American Scientist as Hero and...
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American Literature (1 September 2012) 84 (3): 664–666.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Greensboro DOI 10.1215/00029831-1664800 Superpower: Heroes, Ghosts, and the Paranormal in American Culture. By M. Keith Booker. Lincoln: Univ. of Nebraska Press. 2010. xxiii, 204 pp. Paper, $17.95. Master Mechanics and Wicked Wizards: Images of the American Scientist as Hero and...