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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 631–633.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Bonnie Gaarden Duke University Press 2006 The Dime Novel in Children's Literature . By Vicki Anderson. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland. 2005. vi, 268 pp. Paper, $35.00. The Secret of the Hardy Boys: Leslie McFarlane and the Stratemeyer Syndicate . By Marilyn S. Greenwald. Athens...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 279–303.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Nathaniel Williams Williams's essay examines the complex portrayal of imperialist themes in the long-running series of nineteenth-century dime novels featuring boy inventor Frank Reade Jr. Authored primarily by Cuban-American writer Luis Senarens under the pseudonym “Noname,” these works provide a...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (3): 553–584.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Taylor Evans Abstract The steam man is a trope of early US science fiction, one inaugurated by the first dime novel Edisonade, Edward Ellis’s 1868 story The Steam Man of the Prairies . Focusing on early steam man stories as well as the historical origin of the trope—Zadoc Dederick’s 1868 invention...
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Published: 01 September 2018
Figure 3 Cover of an 1870 reprint of The Steam Man of the Prairies , showing a colorized version of the original (1868) cover image. From the Northern Illinois University Libraries online archive, Nickels and Dimes Figure 3 Cover of an 1870 reprint of The Steam Man of the Prairies, showing a More
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American Literature (2019) 91 (4): 883–885.
Published: 01 December 2019
... reducing the literary to the historical or the historical to the literary. In chapter 3, Sentilles connects the strain of frontier life on proper performances of femininity to dime novel depictions of frontier tomboys. Romantically appropriating the lived experiences of frontier women, dime novels...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 219–250.
Published: 01 June 2002
... the slave narrative, the dime-novel western, and blackface minstrelsy, Love re- inscribes popular discourses of race and class. As he takes on one role after another, he develops a ‘‘perpetually provisional’’ identity that allows him to move between cultural dyads of wilderness and indus- try...
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American Literature (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 (2014) 86 (3): 637–644.
Published: 01 September 2014
... travel writers fashioned the West in nonmythic terms, “empha- sizing that place’s connections to other frontier regions that lay at the edges of other expanding empires.” For twentieth-century writers, he argues that the American frontier was still a vibrant and viable concept. Dime Novels and...
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American Literature (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 (2003) 75 (1): 207–209.
Published: 01 March 2003
... plantation romances, dime novels, religious tracts, and films) provide a rich terrain for analysis of whiteness as a ‘‘structural ideology Stokes suggests, precisely because of their ‘‘transparency which highlights...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (1): 91–119.
Published: 01 March 2019
... published 1935. Crawford Hugh . 1990 . “ On the Fritz: Tom Kromer’s Imaging of the Machine .” South Atlantic Review 55 , no. 2 : 101 – 16 . Crosby Bing (vocalist). 1932 . “ Brother, Can You Spare a Dime? ” Lyrics by E. Y. “Yip” Harburg, music by Jay Gorney. ARC-Brunswick BR6414...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 613–615.
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 615–617.
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 617–619.
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 620–622.
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 622–624.
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 624–627.
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 627–629.
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 629–631.
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 633–635.
Published: 01 September 2006