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American Literature (2019) 91 (3): 656–659.
Published: 01 September 2019
...Katherine Biers Weapons of Democracy: Propaganda, Progressivism, and American Public Opinion . By Jonathan Auerbach . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins Univ. Press . 2015 . ix, 232 pp. Cloth, $49.95 . Untimely Democracy: The Politics of Progress after Slavery . By Gregory Laski...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (3): 603–605.
Published: 01 September 2004
..., 1650–1800. By Ruth H. Bloch. Berkeley and Los Angeles: Univ. of California Press. 2003. x, 225 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $21.95. Democracy, Revolution, and Monarchism in Early American Literature. By Paul Downes. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2002. xii, 239 pp. $55.00. The recent flurry...
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American Literature (2007) 79 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Jacob Rama Berman Duke University Press 2007 ­Jacob The Barbarous Voice of Democracy: Rama American Captivity in Barbary and the Berman Multicultural Specter On 25 July 1785, a Boston schooner named the Maria, bound...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (1): 192–193.
Published: 01 March 2001
..., nation, and deliverance promise to enrich our readings of slave narratives, abolitionist novels, and other politically potent genres. Susan M. Ryan, University of Louisville Ruthless Democracy: A Multicultural Interpretation of the American Renaissance. By Timothy B. Powell. Princeton, N.J...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (1): 217–218.
Published: 01 March 2001
..., nation, and deliverance promise to enrich our readings of slave narratives, abolitionist novels, and other politically potent genres. Susan M. Ryan, University of Louisville Ruthless Democracy: A Multicultural Interpretation of the American Renaissance. By Timothy B. Powell. Princeton, N.J...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (2): 404–407.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Laura Henigman Missionary Positions: Evangelicalism and Empire in American Fiction . By Tricomi Albert H. . Gainesville : Univ. Press of Florida . 2011 . xii, 263 pp. $74.95 . Religious Liberties: Anti-Catholicism and Liberal Democracy in Nineteenth-Century US Literature...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (3): 593–596.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Evie Shockley Spectacular Blackness: The Cultural Politics of the Black Power Movement and the Search for a Black Aesthetic . By Ongiri Amy Abugo . Charlottesville : Univ. of Virginia Press . 2010 . x, 223 pp. Cloth , $55.00 ; paper , $22.50 . Specters of Democracy...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (4): 841–844.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Jonathan Levin Pragmatic Modernism . By Schoenbach Lisi . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2012 . xv , 197 pp. $45.00 . Pragmatist Politics: Making the Case for Liberal Democracy . By McGowan John . Minneapolis : Univ. of Minnesota Press . 2012 . xxxii , 231 pp...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (2): 435–437.
Published: 01 June 2019
... . By Mimi Thi Nguyen . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2012 . xvi, 276 pp. Cloth, $99.95 ; paper, $25.95 ; e-book, $13.49 . Neocitizenship: Political Culture after Democracy . By Eva Cherniavsky . New York : New York Univ. Press . 2017 . x, 215 pp. Paper, $30.00 ; e-book, $24.00...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (1): 156–158.
Published: 01 March 2020
.... Chinn . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2017 . xi, 249 pp. Cloth, $82.00 ; e-book available. Theaters of the Everyday: Aesthetic Democracy on the American Stage . By Jacob Gallagher-Ross . Chicago : Northwestern Univ. Press . 2018 . ix, 233 pp. Cloth, $99.95 ; paper, $34.95 ; e...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (3): 571–584.
Published: 01 September 2020
... to write about how recent books treat democracy and American culture than while listening to the impeachment hearings in the House of Representatives. As though they were combatants in a methodical ping-pong match, the opposed members took their turns at the table of party loyalty and repeated statements...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 191–193.
Published: 01 March 2011
.... Interior States: Institutional Consciousness and the Inner Life of Democracy in the Antebellum United States. By Christopher Castiglia. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2008. x, 366 pp. Cloth, $89.95; paper, $24.95. Book Reviews Beyond Douglass: New Perspectives on Early African American...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (3): 643–646.
Published: 01 September 2018
...John Funchion Historically rigorous, formally astute, and theoretically provocative, these latest books by Downes and Margolis assuredly will shape discussions surrounding democracy’s place in nineteenth-century US literature and culture in the years to come. Margolis surveys work by Charles...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (3): 664–666.
Published: 01 September 2018
... ambition. “From the schoolhouse, to the White House, to the publishing house, people promoted reading as both the fruit and the mechanism of spreading democracy,” Matthews writes (3). Organizations including the American Library Association, the American Book Publishers Council, the National Book Committee...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (2): 426–429.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Kevin Modestino Ersatz America: Hidden Traces, Graphic Texts, and the Mending of Democracy . By Mark Rebecca . Charlottesville : Univ. of Virginia Press . 2014 . xiii, 300 pp. Cloth , $65.00 ; paper, $29.50 . America Writes Its History, 1650–1850: The Formation of a National...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 431–457.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Eric A. Wolfe Duke University Press 2006 Eric A. Ventriloquizing Nation: Wolfe Voice, Identity, and Radical Democracy in Charles Brockden Brown’s Wieland I identify myself in language, but only by losing myself in it like...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (3): 652–653.
Published: 01 September 2000
... of California-Los Angeles Tseng 2000.8.30 14:28 OCV:0 652 American Literature From Emerson to King: Democracy, Race, and the Politics of Protest. By Anita Haya Patterson. New...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Michelle Neely Book Reviews Culture and Liberty in the Age of the American Revolution. By Michal Jan Rozbicki. Charlottesville: Univ. of Virginia Press. 2011. x, 288 pp. Cloth, $35.00; paper, $24.50; e-book, $24.50. The Genius of Democracy: Fictions of Gender and Citizenship...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (2): 396–398.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Alys Eve Weinbaum Sites of Slavery: Citizenship and Racial Democracy in the Post–Civil Rights Imagination . By Tillet Salamishah . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2012 . xvi , 224 pp. $23.95 ; e-book , $23.99 . Unbecoming Americans: Writing Race and Nation from the Shadows...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (3): 622–624.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Irvin J. Hunt The Ethics of Swagger: Prizewinning African American Novels, 1977–1993 . By Hill Michael DeRell . Columbus : Ohio State Univ. Press . 2013 . ix , 195 pp. Cloth, $51.95 ; CD, $14.95 . The Time Is Always Now: Black Thought and the Transformation of US Democracy...