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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 323–352.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Katy Chiles Martin Delany's Blake; or the Huts of America , a serialized novel about a black West Indian who plans a hemispheric slave rebellion, theorizes the nineteenth-century nation-state. While scholars have drawn connections between seriality and the establishment of nation-states, Blake...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 527–554.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Jake Mattox According to his 1868 biography, in 1852 Martin Delany had been elected mayor of the Nicaraguan town of San Juan del Norte, a port attracting gold rush travelers, international capitalists, canal engineers, Miskito Indians, free African Americans, and British subjects. This claim was...
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American Literature (1 December 2004) 76 (4): 887–889.
Published: 01 December 2004
... Wisconsin Press. 2003. xii, 471 pp. $45.00. Without Regard to Race: The Other Martin Robison Delany. By Tunde Adeleke. Jack- son: Univ. of Mississippi Press. 2003. xxxiii, 274 pp. $42.00. Both these biographical studies come at their subjects—African American heroes of the mid-nineteenth century...
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American Literature (1 March 2009) 81 (1): 153–179.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Andy Doolen Doolen examines the interrelationship between transnationalist ideology and the African American experience in Martin Delany's novel Blake; or, The Huts of America . In the antebellum struggle against slavery and racism, abolitionists considered fiction less effective than more factual...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 251–278.
Published: 01 June 2011
... race and the underlying rules whereby racial markers are seen as significant or insignificant. Jerng then turns to the work of Samuel R. Delany, in particular his best-selling novel Dhalgren , to suggest how its narrative strategies lie in rewriting the readability of racial difference. By focusing on...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 389–411.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Robert F. Reid-Pharr In a reading of Samuel R. Delany's underexamined 1984 science fiction novel, Stars in My Pocket Like Grains of Sand , Reid-Pharr uses the work of theorists such as Leo Bersani, Mary Douglas, Orlando Patterson, and Hortense Spillers to question the necessity of gay men's...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 461–493.
Published: 01 September 2018
...” into a transnational race man. In the essay’s second half, I demonstrate how Martin R. Delany’s Blake (1859, 1861–62) readapted Whittier’s account to appeal to black radical abolitionists. By literarily resurrecting Juan Placido as an active revolutionary in the serial novel’s plot, Delany articulated...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 237–249.
Published: 01 June 2011
... in SF that made it increas- ingly difficult to distinguish from postmodern fiction generally. It is hard to imagine a classification that could reliably distinguish among the works of “SF” writers Samuel R. Delany and Thomas Disch on one hand and those of “literary” writers William S...
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American Literature (1 December 2011) 83 (4): 893–914.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Narrative and the Victorian Novel, 664–66. Jerng, Mark Chia-­Yon. “A World of Difference: Samuel Delany’s Dhalgren and the Protocols of Racial Reading,” 251–78. Jones, Laura. Review: Adams, Continental Divides: Remapping the Cultures of North America, 670–73. Review: Beard, Acts of Narrative...
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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 June 2019) 91 (2): 237–262.
Published: 01 June 2019
... the history and other matters pertaining to that island” (Hanchett 1985a , 209), 11 which he reported on as a remote correspondent for the North Star , the African American newspaper coedited by Martin R. Delany and Frederick Douglass, both of whom Vashon knew well. 12 When he returned to the...
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American Literature (1 March 2009) 81 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2009
... ideology that can make the slave rebel at best “a martyr for unrequited American liberty.” In “‘Be Cautious of the Word Rebel’: Race, Revolution, and Transnational His- tory in Martin Delany’s Blake; or, The Huts of America,” Doolen treats historiography itself as a technology, and the pressures...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 647–650.
Published: 01 September 2018
... treatises by Mary Ann Shadd and Martin Robison Delany. In chapter 4, she looks at Harriet Jacobs’s Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (1861) and accounts of Celia, a Missouri slave who murdered her owner and abuser, to examine the confused phenomenological position of slaves as neither fully property...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 March 2019
... plead the cause of African Americans that formed the crux of Douglass’s debate with black nationalist Martin R. Delany over Uncle Tom’s Cabin . On this point, Delany does not mince words: “We have always fallen into great errors in efforts of this kind going to others than the intelligent and...
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American Literature (1 June 2002) 74 (2): 437–439.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Melissa Solomon By Samuel R. Delany. Middletown, Conn.: Wesleyan Univ. Press; Hanover,N.H.: Univ. Press of New England. 1999. xii, 464 pp. Paper, $22.00. 2002 Reviews Colonial Transformations: The Cultural Production of the New Atlantic World, 1580– 1640. By Rebecca Ann Bach. New...
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American Literature (1 June 2002) 74 (2): 403–405.
Published: 01 June 2002
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American Literature (1 June 2002) 74 (2): 406–408.
Published: 01 June 2002
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American Literature (1 June 2002) 74 (2): 408–410.
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American Literature (1 June 2002) 74 (2): 410–411.
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American Literature (1 June 2002) 74 (2): 411–413.
Published: 01 June 2002