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American Literature (1 March 2010) 82 (1): 209–211.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Claire F. Fox © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Cuba in the American Imagination: Metaphor and the Imperial Ethos . By Louis A. Pérez Jr. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2008. xii, 333 pp. $34.95. Waves of Decolonization: Discourses of Race and Hemispheric...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Rodrigo Lazo Duke University Press 2002 Rodrigo Filibustering Cuba: Cecilia Valdés and a Memory Lazo of Nation in the Americas In 1883 the New York-based, Spanish-language newspaper El Espejo printed an advertisement promoting Cirilo Villa- verde’s...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 867–869.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Martin Joseph Ponce © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 Queering Cold War Poetry: Ethics of Vulnerability in Cuba and the United States . By Eric Keenaghan. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press. 2009. x, 196 pp. $39.95. Queer Optimism: Lyric Personhood and Other Felicitous...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 279–303.
Published: 01 June 2011
... expression in Frank Reade, Jr., in Cuba (1895), a novel that presents Reade Jr. aiding the Cuban revolution against Spain and interacting with fictionalized portrayals of Cuban patriots Máximo Gómez and Antonio Maceo. By applying the Reade novels' narrative formula to create an overtly political text...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 889–891.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Kirsten Silva Gruesz Duke University Press 2006 Informal Empire: Mexico and Central America in Victorian Culture . By Robert D. Aguirre. Minneapolis: Univ. Minnesota Press. 2005. xxix, 198 pp. Cloth, $67.50; paper, $22.50. Writing to Cuba: Filibustering and Cuban Exiles in...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 616–618.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Susana M. Morris © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 From Sugar to Revolution: Women's Visions of Haiti, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic . By Chancy Myriam J. A. . Waterloo, ON : Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press . 2012 . xxxiii , 358 pp. Cloth, $85.00 ; paper, $32.24...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 821–845.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Caroline Levander Duke University Press 2006 Caroline Confederate Cuba Levander ‘‘ At a time when the U.S. faces very real terror- ist threats in the Middle East and elsewhere, the administration’s absurd and increasingly bizarre obsession with...
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American Literature (1 March 2009) 81 (1): 153–179.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Americans from a nationalist discourse that automatically referred their appeals for racial justice back to a failed white revolutionary project. Doolen argues that the transnational shift that structures Blake —a movement between the United States and Cuba—constituted Delany's rejection of American...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 461–493.
Published: 01 September 2018
... not only a sophisticated theory of diasporic collaboration but also meditated on the stakes of fighting for black liberation by repeatedly employing accounts of black martyrdom. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 Martin R. Delany John Greenleaf Whittier Cuba slavery...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 323–352.
Published: 01 June 2008
... thrilling interest.” Portions of Martin Delany’s “Blake; or the Huts of America.—A Tale of the Mississippi Valley, the Southern United States and Cuba” had already appeared in the monthly Anglo-African Magazine, but “owing to the departure of [the] author on an Exploring expedition to...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 677–690.
Published: 01 December 2006
... communities’’ and question Southern regional distinctiveness. The ‘‘Southern’’ canon suddenly opens wide to include the literature of Latin America and South America, Mexico, the Caribbean, Cuba, and any other place in the global South. It makes room for writers and texts not typically part of the...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 171–181.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Rodrigo Lazo © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Rodrigo The Place of Hemispheric American Studies Lazo Cuba’s Wild East: A Literary Geography of Oriente. By Peter Hulme. Liver- pool, UK: Liverpool Univ. Press. 2011. 455 pp. $120.00. Urban Chroniclers in Modern Latin America...
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American Literature (1 March 2012) 84 (1): 231–232.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Williams, for Frank Reade, Jr., in Cuba: Dime-Novel Technology, U.S. Imperi- alism, and the ‘American Jules Verne’” ( June 2011). Members of the judg- ing committee were Elizabeth Renker, The Ohio State University (Chair); Sarah E. Chinn, Hunter College, and R. John Williams, Yale...
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American Literature (1 March 2017) 89 (1): 185–187.
Published: 01 March 2017
... one of her most enthralling chapters, Madera reads Martin Delany’s Blake (1859–62) alongside and against contemporaneous US maps to reveal that Delany’s portrait of Cuba as a locus of black nationalist politics was an astute response to the United States’ expansionist agenda in the region. Period...
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American Literature (1 December 2017) 89 (4): 892–894.
Published: 01 December 2017
... the tropical sublime could provide a lens for reading adjacent cultures, such as those of the US South and the Caribbean. Hybridity serves as another: Lowe concludes that immigrants from Cuba “have constantly enriched and sustained the Latino/a enclaves in the United States (particularly in Miami) and...
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American Literature (1 December 2011) 83 (4): 893–914.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., Mind, Body, and Spirit, 880–82. Review: Kelsey, Tribal Theory in Native American Literature: Dakota and Haudenosaunee Writing and Indigenous Worldviews, 880–82. Williams, Nathaniel. “Frank Reade, Jr., in Cuba: Dime-­Novel Technology, U.S. Imperialism, and the ‘American Jules Verne 279–303...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 869–872.
Published: 01 December 2006
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 872–873.
Published: 01 December 2006
... experience of slavery. Handley argues for the necessity of truly comparative work on the litera- ture of the Americas. Although he acknowledges that he has had to focus his project on writers from the United States, Cuba, and Puerto Rico who write in Spanish and English, he suggests ways in which his...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 874–876.
Published: 01 December 2006
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 876–877.
Published: 01 December 2006
... for the necessity of truly comparative work on the litera- ture of the Americas. Although he acknowledges that he has had to focus his project on writers from the United States, Cuba, and Puerto Rico who write in...