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American Literature (1 December 2012) 84 (4): 887–889.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Alan Wald Troublemakers: Power, Representation, and the Fiction of the Mass Worker . By Scott William . New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers Univ. Press . 2012 . x , 284 pp. Cloth , $72.00 ; paper , $24.95 . American Socialist Triptych: The Literary-Political Work of Charlotte Perkins...
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American Literature (1 March 2007) 79 (1): 189–191.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Patricia Kalayjian Duke University Press 2007 Raising the Dust: The Literary Housekeeping of Mary Ward, Sarah Grand, and Charlotte Perkins Gilman . By Beth Sutton-Ramspeck. Athens: Ohio Univ. Press. 2004. xiii, 272 pp. Cloth, $55; paper, $24.95. Beyond the Gibson Girl...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 151–152.
Published: 01 March 2002
... story-papers, popular nonfiction crime and trial narratives, the do- mestic novel, and, in her words, ‘‘the social-critical use of the gothic mode as exemplified in the works of Harriet Beecher Stowe, Louisa May Alcott, and Charlotte Bront (xiii). In a somewhat unexpected but effective pairing...
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 207–208.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Charlotte H. Beck By Roslyn Reso Foy. Fayetteville: Univ. of Arkansas Press. 2000. xvii, 163 pp. $34.00. 2001 Book Reviews Possible Pasts: Becoming Colonial in Early America. By Robert Blair St. George. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell Univ. Press. 2000. xii, 417 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper...
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 811–835.
Published: 01 December 2001
.... Although Faulkner claimed that he added the ‘‘Old Man’’ narrative after having started ‘‘The Wild Palms’’ Excesses in If I Forget Thee, Jerusalem 813 ‘‘simply to underline the story of Charlotte and Harry the manner in which the tall convict’s tale in ‘‘Old Man...
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American Literature (1 March 2016) 88 (1): 67–91.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Academic Novel.” American Literary History 24 , no. 3 : 561 – 89 . Wolfe Tom . 2004 . I Am Charlotte Simmons . New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux . Yost Mark . 2010 . Varsity Green: A Behind the Scenes Look at Culture and Corruption in College Athletics . Palo Alto, CA...
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American Literature (1 December 2011) 83 (4): 885–888.
Published: 01 December 2011
...: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and the Making of “The Yellow Wall-­Paper.” By Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 2010. ix, 251 pp. $24.95. Horowitz argues that contemporary understandings of “The Yellow Wall-­ Paper” (1899) are colored by the retrospective lens of...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 828–830.
Published: 01 December 2015
... study is organized according to five periods in the history of journalism, beginning in the late 1700s Federalist era of newspapers’ dire warnings against political seduction, which gave rise to such women’s novels as Susanna Rowson’s Charlotte Temple (1791) and Hannah Webster Foster’s The...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 889–890.
Published: 01 December 2000
... have been welcome. Donna R. Gabaccia, University of North Carolina at Charlotte Tseng 2000.12.5 11:42 DST:103 ...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 414–415.
Published: 01 June 2001
... ‘‘relationship stories’’ written by white, native-born, middle-class women such as Kate Chopin, Mary E. Wilkins Free- man, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, and Sarah Orne Jewett. Three types of re- lationships are explored in...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 415–416.
Published: 01 June 2001
..., middle-class women such as Kate Chopin, Mary E. Wilkins Free- man, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, and Sarah Orne Jewett. Three types of re- lationships are explored in the three main chapters. The first is ‘‘Family Se...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 89–110.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Barbara Hochman Duke University Press 2002 Barbara The Reading Habit and ‘‘The Yellow Wallpaper’’ Hochman During Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s engagement to Walter Stetson, a friend offered her a copy of Walt Whitman’s Leaves of Grass. Gilman refused to accept the...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 497–526.
Published: 01 September 2009
... American self-reliance. Mrs. Rowson’s Subjects In 1797, Susanna Rowson—playwright, actress, and author of the best- selling Charlotte Temple (1791)—withdrew from the broader public spotlight to open a school for girls near Beacon Hill in Boston. De‑ ­signed to finish young middle- and upper...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 227–233.
Published: 01 March 2011
... the American gothic in a larger history of transatlan- tic gothic writing to illuminate how the genre addresses important ethical questions about race and gender. Through Edgar Allan Poe, Nathaniel Haw- thorne, Herman Melville, Henry James, and Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Mon- net...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 899–907.
Published: 01 December 2000
.... Dawn Powell. By Marcelle SmithRice. xxiii, 182 pp. Collections The Mixed Legacy of Charlotte Perkins Gilman. Ed. Catherine J. Golden and Joanna Schneider Zangrando. Cranbury, N.J.: Univ. of Delaware...
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 325–355.
Published: 01 June 2006
... the police arrested Norman and charged her with assault and battery with intent to kill. This essay begins by exploring how the affective energies and cul- tural expectations set in motion by sentimental novels popular in the United States, such as Susanna Rowson’s Charlotte Temple (1791) and...
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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 629–652.
Published: 01 September 2003
... ‘‘the Negro maid’’ of Charlotte Haze, represented, in synecdoche, by her ‘‘large glossy black purse’’ (36, 38). Charlotte Haze herself, the maternal character immortalized by Shelly Winters in the Kubrick film, is ‘‘a...
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American Literature (1 June 2000) 72 (2): 449–460.
Published: 01 June 2000
... coming of the penny papers in the 1830s to the rise of radio in the 1930s. Bloody Promenade:Reflections on a Civil War Battle . By Stephen Cushman. Charlottes- ville: Univ. Press of Virginia. 1999. xiv, 295 pp...
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American Literature (1 December 2004) 76 (4): 897–899.
Published: 01 December 2004
... changes in American conceptions of nature and science and makes intriguing connections between such disparate texts as John Wesley Powell’s propos- als for irrigating the arid West and Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s utopian novel Herland. However, Bryson is curiously silent on the development of...
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American Literature (1 December 2004) 76 (4): 899–901.
Published: 01 December 2004
... historical changes in American conceptions of nature and science and makes intriguing connections between such disparate texts as John Wesley Powell’s propos- als for irrigating the arid West and Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s utopian novel Herland. However, Bryson is curiously silent on the development...