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American Literature (1 September 2014) 86 (3): 463–492.
Published: 01 September 2014
... essay demonstrates how tales used the developing forms of plot and dialogue to argue for biblical precepts by reading several shorter works as well as Helen Cross Knight’s 1846 tract tale Robert Dawson; or, The Brave Spirit . In closing, Howard considers the formal analogies between this work and the...
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American Literature (1 December 2018) 90 (4): 867–869.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Hildegard Hoeller Emotional Reinventions: Realist-Era Representations beyond Sympathy . By Melanie V. Dawson . Ann Arbor : Univ. of Michigan Press . 2015 . vi, 309 pp. Cloth, $85.00 ; paper, $39.95 ; e-book available. Tough Enough: Arbus, Arendt, Didion, McCarthy, Sontag...
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American Literature (1 December 2004) 76 (4): 777–806.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Rosemarie Garland-Thomson Duke University Press 2004 Rosemarie The Cultural Logic of Euthanasia: ‘‘Sad Garland- Fancyings’’ in Herman Melville’s ‘‘Bartleby’’ Thomson On 26 February 1998, Roosevelt Dawson, a twenty- one-year-old, African American college...
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American Literature (1 March 2009) 81 (1): 181–191.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Dawson and Malini Johar Schueller. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2007. ix, 311 pp. Cloth, $84.95; paper, $22.95. Shades of the Planet: American Literature as World Literature. Ed. Wai Chee Dimock and Lawrence Buell. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton Univ. Press. 2007. vi, 304 pp. Cloth...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 195–203.
Published: 01 March 2006
...’’ are often trans- formed in other countries, repackaged, and sold back to America. William Dean Howells: A Writer’s Life. By Susan Goodman and Carl Dawson. Berkeley and Los Angeles: Univ. of California Press. 2005. xxvi, 519 pp. $34.95. The first biographical study of Howells to be published in...
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American Literature (1 September 2010) 82 (3): 553–581.
Published: 01 September 2010
... war—for men and women alike—as a por- tal to existential enrichment and remuneration.22 Other novels and tracts depict soldiers’ deaths as splendid reenactments of Christ’s crucifixion. In Coningsby Dawson’s unctuousThe Glory of the Trenches (1917), soldiers are “soiled...
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American Literature (1 March 2004) 76 (1): 149–175.
Published: 01 March 2004
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 221–228.
Published: 01 March 2001
... with Marx- ism, psychoanalysis, and existentialism; and ending with twentieth-century movements. The last few chapters touch on eco-, black, and queer feminism. Anthologies The American 1890s: A Cultural Reader. Ed. Susan Harris Smith and Melanie Dawson. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2000...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2014
... : 420 – 49 . Dawson P. M. S. 1980 . The Unacknowledged Legislator: Shelley and Politics . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . Earle Jonathan Halperin . 2004 . Jacksonian Antislavery and the Politics of Free Soil, 1824-1854 . Chapel Hill : Univ. of North Carolina Press . Equal...
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American Literature (1 June 2000) 72 (2): 321–355.
Published: 01 June 2000
... enter into an artistic con- versation was attractive to Ellison. At Tuskegee he had been drilled for three years by William Dawson in the importance of technical ex- pertise in the arts, and he cherished the belief...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 517–545.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Univ. Press . Davis Cathlin M. 2011 . “An Easy and Well-Ordered Way to Learn: Schooling at Home in Louisa May Alcott's Eight Cousins and Jack and Jill.” Children's Literature in Education: An International Quarterly 42 , no. 4 : 340 – 53 . Dawson Melanie . 2003 . “The...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 547–574.
Published: 01 September 2015
...) 1893 . Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures . Boston : E. J. F. Eddy . Glazener Nancy . 1997 . Reading for Realism: The History of a U.S. Literary Institution . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . Goodman Susan Dawson Carl . 2005 . William Dean Howells: A Writer's...
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American Literature (1 September 2002) 74 (3): 603–618.
Published: 01 September 2002
... The Cambridge Companion. Susan Harris Smith and Melanie Dawson’s meticulous cultural analysis of the end of the cen- tury, The American 1890s: A Cultural Reader, though not specifically an analysis of realism, presents a far more inclusive view of the field than the two collections purportedly...
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American Literature (1 December 2017) 89 (4): 851–879.
Published: 01 December 2017
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 865–886.
Published: 01 December 2014
...,” by Patricia Stuelke, 117–45. Religious Toleration. “Fragile Belief: Lydia Maria Child’s Hobomok and the Scene of American Secularity,” by Grant Shreve, 655–82. Robert Dawson; or, The Brave Spirit. “Tract Tales, Literary Aesthetics, and American Fiction,” by Kathleen Howard, 463–92...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 843–867.
Published: 01 December 2003
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 501–525.
Published: 01 September 2007
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 487–517.
Published: 01 September 2006
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American Literature (1 December 2012) 84 (4): 769–795.
Published: 01 December 2012
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American Literature (1 March 2018) 90 (1): 83–109.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Pudd’nhead Wilson , Twain’s narrator espouses the importance of the cats on the window ledges of Dawson’s Landing: “A home without a cat—and a well-fed, well-petted, and properly revered cat—may be a perfect home, perhaps, but how can it prove title?” (Twain 1999, 1). The cat’s presence here, while presented...