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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 721–750.
Published: 01 December 2000
... novel Wieland (1798), Clara Wieland is confronted late at night by Car- win, the mysterious stranger whose appearance in her family circle first disrupted its peace, and then, she believes, destroyed it entirely. Though she...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 186–187.
Published: 01 March 2005
... official biography (1912) to reminiscences of Twain’s daughter (Clara Clemons), longtime servant (Katy Leary), and friends (William Dean Howells, Joseph Twitchell) and on to the work of major academic scholars such as Justin Kaplan, Louis Budd, and Hamlin Hill. What all these writers suppressed...
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American Literature (1 December 2016) 88 (4): 665–693.
Published: 01 December 2016
... believes he has heard God’s voice command him to sacrifice his wife and kids; Francis Carwin, a ventriloquist, who feels an irresistible compulsion to impersonate and throw voices; Clara, Wieland’s sister, through whose traumatized eyes we get the story; and Henry Pleyel, a lifelong friend of the Wielands...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 431–457.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., Catharine Pleyel Wieland; his sister, Clara Wieland; and his brother-in-law, Henry Pleyel, live in a relatively isolated rural com- munity outside Philadelphia in the period, according to Brown’s own prefatory ‘‘Advertisement ‘‘between the conclusion of the French and the beginning of the revolutionary...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 184–186.
Published: 01 March 2005
... fails to appear in previous scholarship, ranging from Albert Bigelow Paine’s 1587–page official biography (1912) to reminiscences of Twain’s daughter (Clara Clemons), longtime servant (Katy Leary), and friends (William Dean Howells, Joseph Twitchell) and on to the work of major academic scholars such...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 437–466.
Published: 01 September 2004
... asserted that the author was unparalleled in his ability to keep the reader’s ‘‘anxiety alive from first to last’’ and to excite ‘‘breathless apprehension 9 Alone in our bedrooms, we read that Clara Wieland, orphaned by disease, is alone in hers. She is try- ing to sleep but is anxious and agitated. The...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 183–186.
Published: 01 March 2014
... novels—Brockden Brown’s Clara Howard (1801) and Jane Talbot (1801), Hannah Webster Foster’s The Coquette (1797)—as some- thing slightly different. The Coquette, for example, evokes the framework of the museum (a favored metaphor for periodicals) to avoid the “totalizing under- standing of the facts...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 201–203.
Published: 01 March 2014
... with legally mediated constructions of identity, including how those constructions intersect with authenticity in authorship and representation for the peoples. Barker’s presentation of the “Santa Clara Pueblo v. Martinez (and vice versa)” Supreme Court cases productively dem- onstrates that one...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 410–413.
Published: 01 June 2015
... informed by Spanish imperialism, Cruz reveals how the specter of Rizal’s character Maria Clara continued to invigorate the idea of the precolonial Malay woman and the barrio girl even decades after the first publication of Rizal’s novel. These figures frequently played against the coed, who...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 681–708.
Published: 01 December 2015
... path of Clara Forest through a failed first marriage, a divorce, and a second marriage to a fellow radical. Like Mary Lyndon, the novel’s early chap- ters deconstruct the domestic family and its concomitant frameworks for gender relations and childrearing: “Ah! what a nursery of crooked...
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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 333–360.
Published: 01 June 2014
... ) 1965a . “ Criticism and Fiction .” In Criticism and Fiction and Other Essays , edited by Kirk Clara Marburg Kirk Rudolph , 9 – 87 . New York : New York Univ. Press . ———. ( 1893 ) 1965b . “ The Man of Letters as a Man of Business .” In Criticism and Fiction and Other Essays , edited...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 683–711.
Published: 01 December 2014
... : 441 – 73 . Brooks Maria Gowan . [ del Occidente Maria ]. 1834 . Zóphiël; or, The Bride of Seven . Boston : Hilliard, Gray, and Co. Brown Charles Brockden . 1801 . Clara Howard: In A Series of Letters . Philadelphia : Asbury Dickins . Buck Charles . (1802...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 525–547.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Kant, Pound, and the Saturday Review 539 wore its politics on its sleeves. Canto LXXIV begins by mourning the deathofMussolini: The enormous tragedy of the dream in the peasant’s bent shoulders Manes! Manes was tanned and stuffed, Thus Ben and la Clara a Milano by the heels at...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 33–63.
Published: 01 March 2005
... in the making of the new nation is in part why Clara Wieland’s intellectual character serves to index the health of republican nationhood in Charles Brockden Brown’s Wieland (1797). Clara had been, for Henry Pleyel, a paragon of female repub- lican virtue. Not a sentiment you uttered, not a look...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 591–626.
Published: 01 September 2017
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American Literature (1 September 2001) 73 (3): 459–496.
Published: 01 September 2001
... lengthsthatitbecametoounwieldyforinclusioninthenovelI xlii–xliii). As a text whose composition seems to have forced a sepa- ration from its original context, Memoirs of Carwin represents both a break from and a rewriting of Wieland.InWieland—narrated in the 466 American Literature first person by an unsure Clara Wieland, whose name is not even...
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American Literature (1 June 2013) 85 (2): 303–331.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Julia Schonle Andreas , 17 – 29 . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . Izard Barbara Hieronymus Clara . 1970 . Requiem for a Nun: Onstage and Off . Nashville, TN : Aurora . Jurca Catherine . 2001 . White Diaspora: The Suburb and the Twentieth-Century American Novel...
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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 245–274.
Published: 01 June 2014
...- acters and readers.11 This last category of extraordinary body encom- passes Clara Weiland’s spontaneously combusting father, the vocally spectacular Carwin, and the sleepwalking Edgar Huntly. Through their remarkable features, they possess some of the physical excesses asso- ciated with disability...
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 235–262.
Published: 01 June 2006
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American Literature (1 December 2005) 77 (4): 761–785.
Published: 01 December 2005
... of gift and money exchange. Clara Williams, an Eatonville resident, remembers: If your neighbors needed something, they just came over and said, I need something, and they got it. We didn’t have money. But money meant nothing, because we didn’t need it. We had plenty to eat. We wore...