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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 665–666.
Published: 01 September 2000
...H. Bruce Franklin Ed. Bell Gale Chevigny. New York: Arcade Publishing. 1999. xxxii, 349 pp.$27.95. 2000 Book Reviews 6141 AL 72:3 / sheet 169 of 237 Institutional Individualism: Conversion, Exile, and Nostalgia in Puritan...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 201–203.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Stephen Knadler By Keith Clark. Urbana: Univ. of Illinois Press. 2002. x, 164 pp.$34.95. By Dickson D. Bruce Jr. Charlottesville: Univ. of Virginia Press. 2001. xv,374 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $19.50. 2003...
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American Literature (1 June 2018) 90 (2): 377–405.
Published: 01 June 2018
... in which the adult Alison, now living in New York, reads about the history of the 1950s lesbian scene (a scene coterminous with her parents’ courtship in New York), two vertical panels illustrate that 1950s historical moment in a street scene outside Chumley’s, a Greenwich Village bar that Bruce and...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 203–204.
Published: 01 March 2003
... of experi- ence, Bruce equates any statement about the slave or freed man’s experience, whether penned by a person of European or African descent, with a black voice. Although he does raise the question of...
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American Literature (1 March 2017) 89 (1): 121–154.
Published: 01 March 2017
... was produced during the Bush years by a cartoonist who was obsessed with Bush. But Fun Home is not subtextually “about” Bush. A reading of, say, Bruce Bechdel as a stand-in for the president would oversimplify and distort the memoir (such a claim might also provoke eye rolling from the college-age...
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 437–444.
Published: 01 June 2007
... authority through ethnicity. The study complicates national—and national- ist—articulations of literature to rethink the terms culture, identity, race, and ethnicity in the Atlantic world. Thomas Boyd: Lost Author of the “Lost Generation.” By Brian Bruce. Akron, Ohio: Univ. of Akron Press. 2006...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 850–853.
Published: 01 December 2015
... . By Rosen David and Santesso Aaron . New Haven : Yale Univ. Press . 2014 . xii , 357 pp. $50.00 . Neocybernetics and Narrative . By Clarke Bruce . Minneapolis : Univ. of Minnesota Press . 2014 . 248 pp. Cloth, $75.00 ; paper, $25.00 . © 2015 by Duke University...
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American Literature (1 June 2003) 75 (2): 467–470.
Published: 01 June 2003
.... 2001. xx, 317 pp. Cloth,$49.95; paper, $19.95. By Bruce A. Harvey. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2001. 331 pp. Cloth, $50.00; paper, $24.95. 2003 Book Reviews 467...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 419–422.
Published: 01 June 2016
... American Race and Culture . By Barnhart Bruce . Tuscaloosa : Univ. of Alabama Press . 2013 . 252 pp. Cloth , $49.95 ; e-book, $49.99 . Cultural Considerations: Essays on Readers, Writers, and Musicians in Postwar America . By Rubin Joan Shelley . Amherst : Univ. of Massachusetts...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 891–893.
Published: 01 December 2009
... myth? Conversely, what happens to these categories when we take seriously, as scholars such as H. Bruce Franklin have done, their early appearance in American literary history? This issue will explore the insights that emerge when we consider the various imaginative engagements that...
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American Literature (1 March 2010) 82 (1): 239–241.
Published: 01 March 2010
... canonical works through the lens of sci- ence fiction, fantasy, or myth? Conversely, what happens to these categories when we take seriously, as scholars such as H. Bruce Franklin have done, their early appearance in American literary history? This issue will explore the insights that...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 805–832.
Published: 01 December 2009
... writers as Steve Abbott, Bruce Boone, Robert Glück, Kevin Killian, Dodie Bellamy, Camille Roy, and Sam D’Allesandro.4 In most cases the work is characterized by an interruptive, story-based prose that blurs the line between fiction and autobiography. The writers tend to favor novels and short...
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American Literature (1 December 2016) 88 (4): 863–865.
Published: 01 December 2016
... reading, drawing upon theorists such as Rita Felski. In practice, Smith’s book is often exhilarating. What I find most exciting are her serious encounters with readers and their responses: for example, the hundreds of letters she discovered at the Wisconsin Historical Society, addressed to Bruce...
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American Literature (1 December 2016) 88 (4): 839–854.
Published: 01 December 2016
...), Anderson attempts to make links between the transnational and cross-racial dimensions of Bruce Lee’s films and Afro-Asian cultural productions in relation to experiences of slavery, colonization, and globalization. Her book revolves around Bruce Lee’s legacy as a “cross-cultural hero and global cultural...
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American Literature (1 December 2007) 79 (4): 823–826.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Dawn Keetley Duke University Press 2007 The Kentucky Tragedy: A Story of Conflict and Change in Antebellum America . By Dickson D. Bruce Jr. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2006. 176 pp. $40.00. The Spectacle of Death: Populist Literary Responses to American Capital...
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American Literature (1 December 2007) 79 (4): 830–832.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Hugh Egan Duke University Press 2007 Gender and the Poetics of Reception in Poe's Circle . By Eliza Richards. Cambridge, Eng.: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2004. xvii, 238 pp. $75.00. Poe, Fuller, and the Mesmeric Arts: Transition States in the American Renaissance . By Bruce Mills...
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American Literature (1 June 2019) 91 (2): 435–437.
Published: 01 June 2019
... Beatty’s White Boy Shuffle (1996) and Bruce Sterling’s Distraction (1998), receive sustained examination across these monographs, though plenty of other cultural forms such as film and video, protests, and public health reports are the subject of cogent analysis. With the classifications HV (social...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 848–850.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... $50.00. Neocybernetics and Narrative. By Bruce Clarke. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2014. 248 pp. Cloth, $75.00; paper, $25.00. Remember theory? There were many guises, both controversial and ecstatic, but everyone more or less agrees that it had its greatest influence sometime during...
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American Literature (1 June 2003) 75 (2): 465–467.
Published: 01 June 2003
.... Iowa City: Univ. of Iowa Press. 2001. xx, 317 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $19.95. American Geographics: U.S. National Narratives and the Representation of the Non- European World, 1830–1865. By Bruce A. Harvey. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford...
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American Literature (1 December 2016) 88 (4): 869–873.
Published: 01 December 2016
...” works by George S. Schuyler, Wallace Thurman, Richard Bruce Nugent, Zora Neale Hurston, and Rudolph Fisher from 1919 to 1940. Dickson-Carr tracks how these authors’ use of satire in the shape of lampoon, parody, and irony complicates our understanding of this formative movement’s impact on African...