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American Literature (2007) 79 (2): 307–333.
Published: 01 June 2007
...June Hee Chung Duke University Press 2007 June Hee Getting the Picture: American Corporate Chung Advertising and the Rise of a Cosmopolitan Visual Culture in The Ambassadors It may be counterintuitive to assert that Henry James...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 331–354.
Published: 01 June 2011
... mode of cultural production, and it is from this deep understanding of empire (in both its colonial and neocolonial forms) that the genre produces rich cosmopolitan alternatives to imperial discourse and practice. One example of science fiction's successful interrogation of cosmopolitan concerns can...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (3): 654–656.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Stefanie K. Dunning A Taste for Brown Bodies: Gay Modernity and Cosmopolitan Desire . By Hiram Pérez . New York : New York Univ. Press . 2015 . xi, 179 pp. Cloth , $89.00 ; paper, $26.00 ; e-book available. Not Straight, Not White: Black Gay Men from the March on Washington...
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American Literature (2007) 79 (3): 615–618.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Stephanie Foote Duke University Press 2007 Cosmopolitan Vistas: American Regionalism and Literary Value . By Tom Lutz. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell Univ. Press. 2004. vii, 226 pp. Paper, $19.95. At Home in the City: Urban Domesticity in American Literature and Culture, 1850-1930...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (4): 729–760.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Ian Finseth © 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Ian Evolution, Cosmopolitanism, and Finseth Emerson’s Antislavery Politics His twenty-year struggle against slavery trans- formed Ralph Waldo Emerson, entailing a thoroughgoing reassess- ment...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (2): 438–439.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Irresistible Dictation: Gertrude Stein and the Correlations of Writing and Science. By Steven Meyer. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2001. xxiii, 450 pp. $55.00. Modernist Fiction, Cosmopolitanism, and the Politics of Community...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (4): 895–897.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Etsuko Taketani Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 Tricksters and Cosmopolitans and East-West Literary Imagination reflect on obscured cross-cultural connections in the histories and geographies of literary productions that span the globe. Both Magosaki and Hakutani identify...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 638–640.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Michelle Stephens Duke University Press 2006 Black Cosmopolitanism: Racial Consciousness and Transnational Identity in the Nineteenth-Century Americas . By Ifeoma Kiddoe Nwankwo. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press. 2005. viii, 291 pp. $59.95. Uncle Tom Mania: Slavery...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (2): 423–425.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Sarah E. Chinn Emergent US Literatures: From Multiculturalism to Cosmopolitanism in the Late Twentieth Century . By Patell Cyrus R. K. . New York : New York Univ. Press . 2014 . ix, 285 pp. Cloth , $79.00 ; paper, $24.00 ; e-book available. Toward the Geopolitical Novel: US...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (2): 327–351.
Published: 01 June 2012
... on a complex global sensibility far more sophisticated than that embraced by past US opponents of nuclear power, as these newer films bring to mind what ecocritic Ursula Heise has described as “eco-cosmopolitanism” or “environmental world citizenship.” This latter group of films, in fact, serves as a model...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (3): 475–504.
Published: 01 September 2013
... postnational or cosmopolitan, as critics have suggested. Instead, “The Heroic Slave” uses the universalizing rhetoric of natural law to denaturalize exclusionary laws within the United States, even as it attempts to salvage the potential of US democracy. Douglass never forfeits the idea that rights ought...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (3): 551–581.
Published: 01 September 2014
... that its primary purpose within realism was not the delineation of regions, but rather the production of an affective and aesthetic engagement with the cosmopolitan project of self-cultivation. The local-color detail was generally not used as a representative detail of a place, but rather, by the late...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (3): 523–555.
Published: 01 September 2019
... their urban, cosmopolitan contemporaries. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 transnationalism black geographies global south Garveyism print culture Once touted as the world’s largest cotton plantation, the Delta and Pine Land Company (DPL) was a constellation of eighteen...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (4): 759–766.
Published: 01 December 2020
... utopian or cosmopolitan fantasies of shared vulnerability and future inoculation; it marks survivors with a kind of zombie consciousness in an unending, limitless present. Drawing on American works from Charles Brockden Brown’s Arthur Mervyn (1799–1800) to Katherine Anne Porter’s Pale Horse, Pale Rider...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (4): 727–759.
Published: 01 December 2017
... their reprinting but also to champion Longfellow’s poetry, American letters more broadly, and Longfellow’s vision of a cosmopolitan American literature. The essay then traces this dialogue between British books and the emergence of American literature in Longfellow’s The Courtship of Miles Standish , in which...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (4): 869–873.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Cornes. Jefferson, NC: McFarland. 2015. vii, 238 pp. Paper, $39.95; e-book available. Meditating on the expansive horizons of DuBois’s literary and historical imagination, this work outlines DuBois’s cosmopolitan visions. Doku focuses on DuBois’s five novels and early short story “Of the Coming...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 857–863.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... To this end, Clark traces a literary and aesthetic history of minimalism that encompasses liter- ary impressionism, Ezra Pound and imagism, and the Asian literary forms of Yone Noguchi. Brief Mention  863 Cosmopolitanism and the Literary...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (4): 893–914.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Atlantic, 458–60. Hamner, Everett. “The Predisposed Agency of Genomic Fiction,” 413–41. Higgins, David M. “Toward a Cosmopolitan Science Fiction,” 331–54. Hodgson, Lucia. Review: Duane, Suffering Childhood in Early America: Vio- lence, Race, and the Making of the Child Victim, 661–63. Review...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (2): 361–389.
Published: 01 June 2016
... States. It pays particular attention to the intersections of nationality, citizenship, and class that complicate concepts of Latin@ hemispheric unity. Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 literary journalism Latina and Latino literature nonfiction transnationalism cosmopolitanism...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (3): 633–641.
Published: 01 September 2015
... sketch of writing as American social prac- tice from the 1960s to the present. Cosmopolitan Minds: Literature, Emotion, and the Transnational Imagination. By Alexa Weik Von Mossner. Austin: Univ. of Texas Press. 2014. x, 236 pp. $55.00. This study builds off Martha Nussbaum’s term sentimental...