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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 425–426.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Taylor Hagood © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Inventing Black Women: African American Women Poets and Self-Representation, 1877–2000 . By Ajuan Maria Mance. Knoxville: Univ. of Tennessee Press. 2007. x, 202 pp. $36.00. Writing the Roaming Subject: The Biotext in Canadian...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (1): 185–187.
Published: 01 March 2017
... tradition was coming to be. One of Siemerling’s most successful moves is to draw attention to the fact that Canadian authors have been at the vanguard of pioneering literary treatments of the history of slavery. For instance, I can think of no other contemporary literary work about slavery—with the...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (3): 589–615.
Published: 01 September 2012
... the aesthetic problems he raised in his work that were specific to his awareness of the diaspora. Melehy then turns his attention to some of Kerouac’s lesser-known novels, especially two that focus mainly on French-Canadian culture and identity, Dr. Sax (1959) and Satori in Paris (1966). Proceeding to...
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American Literature (2021) 93 (1): 156–159.
Published: 01 March 2021
...Jeff Westover Both books have codas. However, Milne offers more than a summation in hers. She situates her argument in relation to Trump’s demagoguery, and she speculates that US protest-poets may diverge more from Canadian ones in the future because of Trump’s authoritarianism, as opposed to...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (2): 400–403.
Published: 01 June 2020
... position as a member of a French Canadian community that was unwelcome in the United States. Rather than viewing Kerouac as a representative of hegemonic whiteness, Melehy sees him as “heavily marked by the culture of survivance ,” so that “the history and culture of Franco-American New England, and more...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (3): 651–653.
Published: 01 September 2018
... identity for a Canadian one, and finally the Weekly Anglo-African ’s changing wartime rhetorics of race and nation. A tremendously readable example of how book history methodologies can enliven literary criticism, Fagan’s study is the rare monograph that lends itself to undergraduate teaching. ...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (4): 869–873.
Published: 01 December 2016
... in North America. Assembling a broad spectrum of US and Canadian literary texts from the nineteenth to twenty-first centuries, Tan adopts a multiperspective synchronic approach over a linear methodology in this study. Reading disparate texts across historical and geographic boundaries brings a...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 828–830.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., 1890–1910. Yu-Fang Cho. Albany: State Univ. of New York Press. 2013. xiii, 212 pp. Cloth, $75.00; paper, $24.95; e-book, $24.95. Boarding a train toward Canadian greenery, having just fled the House of the Seven Gables, Clifford Pyncheon offers a theory of history to a chatty, “gimlet- eyed old...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (4): 881–890.
Published: 01 December 2009
.... Signatures of the Past: Cultural Memory in Contemporary Anglophone North American Drama. Ed. Marc Maufort and Caroline De Wagter. New York: Peter Lang. 2008. 312 pp. $54.95. Over the last three decades, Canadian and U.S. theater has been particularly concerned with the significance of the past and its...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (1): 229–238.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Subjectivity and Cultural Brokering in Contemporary Post-Colonial Litera- tures. Ed. Igor Maver. Lanham, Md.: Lexington Books. 2009. xiv, 182 pp. $60.00. Maver’s collection focuses on the Anglophone diaspora and its writing. Cover- ing a wide range of literary production, these essays discuss Canadian...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (3): 657–663.
Published: 01 September 2005
....: McFarland. 2005. ix, 245 pp. Paper, $39.95. Index of American Periodical Verse, 2002. Ed. Rafael Català and James D. Anderson. Lanham, Md.: Rowman and Littlefield. 2004. xiii, 709 pp. $105.00. Reference Sources for Canadian Literary Studies. By Joseph Jones. Toronto, Canada: Univ. of Toronto Press...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 830–833.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... Uncoupling American Empire: Cultural Politics of Deviance and Unequal Differ- ence, 1890–1910. Yu-Fang Cho. Albany: State Univ. of New York Press. 2013. xiii, 212 pp. Cloth, $75.00; paper, $24.95; e-book, $24.95. Boarding a train toward Canadian greenery, having just fled the House of the Seven Gables...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 407–409.
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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 409–411.
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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 411–414.
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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 414–416.
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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 416–419.
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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 419–422.
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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 422–424.
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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 427–430.
Published: 01 June 2008