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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 205–207.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Kimberly Lamm © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Emily Dickinson and the Labor of Clothing. By Daneen Wardrop. Durham: Univ. of New Hampshire Press; Hanover, N.H.: University Press of New England. 2009. xii, 246 pp. $30.00. Edith Wharton and the Making of Fashion...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (4): 914–921.
Published: 01 December 2019
... Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 Phillis Wheatley Chooses Freedom: History, Poetry, and the Ideals of the American Revolution . By G. J. Barker-Benfield. New York: New York Univ. Press. 2018. xi, 221 pp. Cloth, $39.00. In 1774, a recently emancipated Wheatley...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (3): 667–674.
Published: 01 September 2018
... Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 The American Elsewhere: Adventure and Manliness in the Age of Expansion . By Jimmy L. Bryan Jr. Lawrence: Univ. Press of Kansas. 2017. x, 393 pp. Cloth, $39.95; e-book available. Before the 1820s, US political leaders were largely...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (1): 187–195.
Published: 01 March 2018
... writers such as Gertrude Stein, Robert Frost, Wallace Stevens, James Joyce, and Marcel Proust. Understanding James, Understanding Modernism . Ed. David H. Evans. New York: Bloomsbury. 2017. vi, 315 pp. Cloth, $120.00; e-book, $107.99. This study explores how, in the wake of 9/11, African...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (4): 882–890.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 The Book of Esther and the Typology of Female Transfiguration in American Literature . By Ariel Clark Silver. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. 2018. ix, 229 pp. Cloth, $95.00; e-book, $90.00. According to this study, nineteenth-century...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (4): 853–861.
Published: 01 December 2014
... © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Brief Mention General Native Memoirs from the War of 1812: Black Hawk and William Apess. By Carl Benn. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press. 2014. xiv, 184 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $29.95; e-book available. Aside from letters, interviews...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (4): 825–830.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 In the Matter of Nat Turner: A Speculative History . By Christopher Tomlins. Princeton, NJ: Princeton Univ. Press. 2020. xvii, 352. Cloth, $29.95; e-book available. This “intellectual history” aims to recover the mindset and identity...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (4): 837–844.
Published: 01 December 2013
... © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Brief Mention General A Journey through American Literature. By Kevin J. Hayes. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 2012. xvi, 220 pp. Cloth, $74.00; paper, $17.95. Hayes’s book is dedicated to the development of specific genres—travel writ- ing...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 857–863.
Published: 01 December 2015
... © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Brief Mention General Phillis Wheatley’s Miltonic Poetics. By Paula Loscocco. New York: Palgrave Mac- millan. 2014. xiv, 154 pp. Cloth, $67.50; e-book available. In this study, Loscocco asserts that scholars of African American literature...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (3): 613–618.
Published: 01 September 2020
... Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 The Commerce of Vision: Optical Culture and Perception in Antebellum America . By Peter John Brownlee. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press. 249 pp. Cloth, $45.00; e-book available. Integrating cultural history, material history...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (3): 637–644.
Published: 01 September 2014
... © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Brief Mention General Buried in Shades of Night: Contested Voices, Indian Captivity, and the Legacy of King Philip’s War. By Billy J. Stratton. Tucson: Univ. of Arizona Press. 2013. xvi, 203 pp. Cloth, $45.00; paper, $26.95. At once a focused...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (1): 189–193.
Published: 01 March 2020
... Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 Bitter Tastes: Literary Naturalism and Early Cinema in American Women’s Writing . By Donna M. Campbell. Athens: Univ. of Georgia Press. 2016. xiv, 386 pp. Cloth, $64.95; paper, $34.95; e-book, $64.95. This study revises the critical...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (1): 230–234.
Published: 01 March 2019
... Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 Henry David Thoreau: A Life . By Laura Dassow Walls. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2017. xx, 615 pp. Cloth, $35.00; paper, $20.00; e-book, $21.00. Published more than three decades after the last major Thoreau biography, this book...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (2): 438–446.
Published: 01 June 2019
... marriage or formed same-sex relationships. London and the Making of Provincial Literature: Aesthetics and the Transatlantic Book Trade, 1800–1850 . By Joseph Rezek. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press. 2015. 286 pp. Cloth, $59.95. From Washington Irving to Maria Edgeworth and Sir Walter...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (2): 430–438.
Published: 01 June 2016
..., Rooting Place: Regionalism in the Twenty-First-Century American South . By Christopher Lloyd. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 2015. xii, 200 pp. Cloth, $90.00; e-book, $69.99. Postsouthern studies actively questions the concept of “the South,” seeking to deterritorialize the region. In contrast...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (2): 449–460.
Published: 01 June 2000
.... ‘‘Harlem Gallery’’ and Other Poems of Melvin B. Tolson. Ed. Raymond Nelson. Char- lottesville: Univ. Press of Virginia. 1999. xxviii, 473 pp. Cloth, $60.00; paper, $18.95. ‘‘Poor Boy Blue / the Great White World / and the Black Bourgeoisie...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (3): 633–641.
Published: 01 September 2015
... © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Brief Mention General Melville: Fashioning in Modernity. By Stephen Matterson. New York: Bloomsbury. 2014. 232 pp. Cloth, $110.00; paper, $29.95. This study is intended as a way for the general reader to explore Melville’s lesser-known books...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (2): 421–427.
Published: 01 June 2015
... © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Brief Mention General Poe and the Visual Arts. By Barbara Cantalupo. University Park: Pennsylvania State Univ. Press. 2014. xii, 197 pp. Cloth, $39.95; paper, $24.95. Tracing the relationship between Edgar Allan Poe and visual culture...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (3): 678–686.
Published: 01 September 2019
... shifted the balance of power. Mark Twain among the Indians and Other Indigenous Peoples . By Kerry Driscoll. Oakland: Univ. of California Press. 2018. xvi, 448 pp. Cloth, $95.00; paper, $34.95; e-book, $95.00. Drawing from a vast archive of letters, sketches, marginalia, and manuscripts...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (4): 908–916.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 James Fenimore Cooper: The Later Years . By Wayne Franklin. New Haven, CT: Yale Univ. Press. 2017. xviii, 805 pp. Cloth, $45.00. This book concludes a two-volume comprehensive biography with underlying themes of absence and return...