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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 487–517.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Denise Cruz Duke University Press 2006 Denise Reconsidering McTeague’s ‘‘Mark’’ and ‘‘Mac Cruz Intersections of U.S. Naturalism, Imperial Masculinities, and Desire between Men In a scene that seems out of place amid McTeague’s minutely...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 410–413.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Sean Metzger Transpacific Femininities: The Making of the Modern Filipina . By Cruz Denise . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2012 . xii , 296 pp. Cloth , $89.95 ; paper , $24.95 . Treacherous Subjects: Gender, Culture, and Trans-Vietnamese Feminism . By Duong Lan P...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 235–236.
Published: 01 March 2011
...- able mention was awarded to Michael Ziser, University of California, Davis, for “Emersonian Terrorism: John Brown, Islam, and Postsecular Violence” ( June 2010, 333–60). Members of the judging committee were Kirsten Silva Gruesz, University of California, Santa Cruz (Chair); Colleen...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 896–897.
Published: 01 December 2000
... no shortage, however, of alternative places to go on that issue. Allan Langdale, University of California, Santa Cruz Real Love: In Pursuit of Cultural Justice. By Andrew Ross. New York: New York Univ...
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American Literature (1 September 2016) 88 (3): 645–647.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., critical, and informational texture. Key poets are Martín Espada, Juan Felipe Herrera, Victor Hernández Cruz, and Roberto Bolaño, whose epigraphs not only head various chapters but whose poems and poetry activities are visited and revisited in several chapters in shifting contexts. This kind of cross...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 895–896.
Published: 01 December 2000
... no shortage, however, of alternative places to go on that issue. Allan Langdale, University of California, Santa Cruz Real Love: In Pursuit of Cultural Justice. By Andrew Ross. New York: New York Univ...
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American Literature (1 March 2016) 88 (1): 201–203.
Published: 01 March 2016
... predominantly white New American Poetry of the 1950s and 60s, a connection that helps him histor- icize the importance of breath and speech for such early poets as Pedro Pietri and Victor Hernández Cruz. Where Allison structures his chapters around key- note authors, Noel curates roundtable discussions...
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American Literature (1 June 2019) 91 (2): 426–428.
Published: 01 June 2019
... larger field of inquiry that it names. To be clear, the texts tend to emphasize the transpacific, following scholars like Yunte Huang, Denise Cruz, and Viet Thanh Nguyen as a way of thinking through what So calls “the humanist principles of literature and art rather than politics or the market” (217...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 408–410.
Published: 01 June 2015
... national literary traditions. Such studies offer a rich resource for scholars looking to explore the literary terrains of the far south. AnaMaria Seglie, Rice University DOI 10.1215/00029831-2886283 Transpacific Femininities: The Making of the Modern Filipina. By Denise Cruz. Durham, NC...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 31–59.
Published: 01 March 2014
...” (Lippard 1848, 33). John, Don Antonio, and reader survey Vera Cruz from above. Describ- ing the view in each direction at a pregnant moment when history is about to happen, these chapters simultaneously tell the story of an ear- lier history. They use the space of the city and the landscape beyond...
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American Literature (1 June 2010) 82 (2): 451–458.
Published: 01 June 2010
..., Race, and Migrations. By Juanita Heredia. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 2009. ix, 176 pp. $74.95. Through close examinations of the novels of Denise Chávez, Sandra Cisneros, Marta Moreno Vega, Angie Cruz, and Marie Arana, Heredia analyzes the ways in which Latina writers provide...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 413–421.
Published: 01 June 2004
... about incarceration to reveal the brutality of prison life and to raise cul- tural and moral questions about the prison system. Examining the ‘‘captivity dramas’’ of playwrights that include Migdalia Cruz, Miguel Piñero, Samuel Beckett, and Americans Naomi Wallace, Tennessee Williams, and William...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 869–892.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Highsmith, Existential Psychology, and the ‘Decline’ of American Naturalism,” 769–98. Metzger, Sean. Review: Transpacific Femininities: The Making of the Modern Filipina by Denise Cruz; Treacherous Subjects: Gender, Culture, and Trans- Vietnamese Feminism by Lan P. Duong, 410–13. Milian...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 423–435.
Published: 01 June 2009
... women writers of the seventeenth century participated in central religious, political, medical, and social debates through the deployment of an understanding of the body she terms “feminist functionalism.” She explores how Anne Bradstreet, Anne Hutchinson, Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, and...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 275–302.
Published: 01 June 2015
.../00029831–2007–062 . Cohen Lizabeth . 2004 . A Consumers’ Republic: The Politics of Mass Consumption in Postwar America . New York : Vintage . Cruz José E . 2004 . “ The Changing Socioeconomic and Political Fortunes of Puerto Ricans in New York City, 1960–1990 .” In Boricuas in...
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American Literature (1 June 2010) 82 (2): 271–304.
Published: 01 June 2010
..., culture—and, often, the “voice”—of the former slaves. This contact literature emphasized the music and song- making of the former slaves as the most natural and expressive index of slave culture. Jon Cruz and Ronald Radano have vividly described how the songs and songmaking practices of slaves...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 591–626.
Published: 01 September 2017
... achieve” (Romulo 1940a , 77). How did such early work in a US creative writing program, upon its importation into the Philippines, become, as Romulo put it, “the first real Filipino novel in English” (77)? A transpacific historical perspective (Cruz 2012 ; Ponce 2012 ; So 2016 ; Espiritu and...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 459–486.
Published: 01 September 2006
... of a powerful but uncultured woman whose beliefs turn our attention to their essentialized source, an Africanist spirituality both primi- tive and prophetic. Truth becomes the subject of what Jon Cruz has termed ethnosympathy: the ‘‘humanitarian pursuit of the inner world of distinctively and...
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American Literature (1 December 2002) 74 (4): 779–806.
Published: 01 December 2002
... Zampanò summarizes from an article variously entitled ‘‘Birth Defects in Knossos’’ (which footnote 123 identifies as published 798 American Literature in the Sonny Won’t Wait Flyer, Santa Cruz 1968) or ‘‘Violent Preju- dice in Knossos’’ (identified by footnote 124 as appearing in the Sonny Will Wait...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 553–584.
Published: 01 September 2018