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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 645–647.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Anita Helle Duke University Press 2006 The Poetics of Enclosure: American Women Poets from Dickinson to Dove . By Lesley Wheeler. Knoxville: Univ. of Tennessee Press. 2002. x, 2001 pp. $27.00. Marianne Moore, Elizabeth Bishop, and May Swenson: The Feminist Poetics of Self...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (4): 855–866.
Published: 01 December 2012
.... The recent controversy over the Penguin Anthology of Twentieth-Century American Poetry (2011) raises some interesting questions about the state of poetry and its reception in the new millennium. The editor, Pulitzer Prize winner and former poet laureate Rita Dove, claims she made her...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 429–430.
Published: 01 June 2001
...- ics to explicate Hopkins’s autobiography, without explaining the need to read Native American literature through an African American lens. In chapter 2, a comparison between Mourning Dove’s Coyote Stories (1933...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (3): 661–663.
Published: 01 September 2003
... of Sherman Alexie, Charles Eastman, and Mourn- ing Dove to oral histories and translation theory; LaLonde, on the other hand, focuses exclusively on the novels of mixed-blood author Louis Owens. But their...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (3): 663–665.
Published: 01 September 2003
... variety of Native American texts, from the narratives of Sherman Alexie, Charles Eastman, and Mourn- ing Dove to oral histories and translation theory; LaLonde, on the other hand, focuses exclusively on the novels...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (1): 201–203.
Published: 01 March 2014
... they are subjected to that legal act and similar US laws. Piatote’s legally contextualized readings of assimilation-era (1879–1934) Native American literature—from authors E. Pauline Johnson, John Milton Oskison, S. Alice Callahan, Mourning Dove, and D’Arcy McNickle—present important...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 430–431.
Published: 01 June 2001
... a racially diverse collection of writers, perhaps she should also explain her decision to emphasize women in her project; for example, her more critical assessment of Beckwourth and Ridge versus Hopkins and Mourning Dove...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 204–205.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Pasquaretta reviews some Native notions of gambling and the trickster-gambler character as hero or villain in Native literature. Works by John Rollin Ridge, Mourning Dove, Leslie Marmon Silko, Louise Erdrich, and Gerald Vizenor are discussed. Pasquaretta contrasts those Native views on gambling with the...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (4): 895–908.
Published: 01 December 2001
... Brief Mention 901 Indian storytelling. Connie Jacobs also interrogates Erdrich’s role in American literary studies. Crossing Color: Transcultural Space and Place in Rita Dove’s Poetry, Fiction, and Drama. By Therese Steffen. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 2001. xii, 239 pp. $35.00. Therese...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (2): 423–425.
Published: 01 June 2019
... “had continually confronted loss and early death” and hence such tropes of dying are resonant throughout his written corpus (21). Raden makes the case that Thoreau anticipated his own death intentionally and that his oft-quoted passage—“I long ago lost a hound, a bay horse, and a turtle dove”—is not...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (1): 203–215.
Published: 01 March 2004
... the complex convergence of these two voices in theworkofLowell,Ammons,Merrill,andRich,concludingwithadiscussion of how the work of contemporary poets Jorie Graham and Louise Glück may be read as an ‘‘inherited response Rita Dove’s Cosmopolitanism. By Malin Pereira. Champaign: Univ. of Illinois...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (1): 195–203.
Published: 01 March 2006
... injustice are infused with the kind of imagination that filled her poetry. 198 American Literature General Hound, Bay Horse, and Turtle Dove: Obscurity and Authority in Thoreau’s ‘‘Walden By Henrik Otterberg. Gothenburg, Sweden: Gothenburg Univ. Press. 2005. 104 pp. Paper, $15.00. Commemorating...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (1): 201–208.
Published: 01 March 2017
... collection of essays closely analyzes such works as Daisy Miller (1878), The American (1877), The Beast in the Jungle (1903), and The Wings of the Dove (1902). These colloquial essays interweave personal anecdotes from Monteiro’s archival experiences with speculations about James’s work, such as the...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (4): 914–921.
Published: 01 December 2019
... trace Hayden’s influence on contemporary African American poets, including Rita Dove, Natasha Trethewey, and Yusef Komunyakaa. A Black Arts Poetry Machine: Amiri Baraka and the Umbra Poets . By David Grundy. New York: Bloomsbury Academic. 2019. ix, 264 pp. Cloth, $114.00; e-book, $102.60...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (3): 639–644.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Western classical mythology during the eighteenth, nineteenth, and twentieth centuries. Drawing from texts by Phillis Wheatley, Pauline Hopkins, Gwendolyn Brooks, Toni Morrison, and Rita Dove, Walters argues that black women writers have used classical myths to counteract denigrating...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (2): 253–273.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Langston Hughes . Lexington : Univ. Press of Kentucky . Morris James Cliftonne . 1955 . Cleopatra and Other Poems . New York : Exposition Press . Nelson Marilyn Dove Rita . 1998 . “ A Black Rainbow: Modern Afro-American Poetry .” In Poetry after Modernism , edited by...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (4): 749–775.
Published: 01 December 2004
... sounds of the street. Watching a flock of doves soar before her on Broadway, she recalls: T]hrough my whole frame there went a feathery buoyancy, a joyous uprising from the earth, as if Itoohadwings,withconsciouspowertousethemThenIthought how I would like to have this the mission of my spirit; to...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (1): 191.
Published: 01 March 2008
.... x, 232 pp. $69.95. In this detailed study of James’s late phase, Kventsel sees The Wings of the Dove, The Ambassadors, and The Golden Bowl as explorations into crises of subjectivity at the turn of the century. She finds James attempting to generate a more flexible consciousness in the face...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (1): 191.
Published: 01 March 2008
.... x, 232 pp. $69.95. In this detailed study of James’s late phase, Kventsel sees The Wings of the Dove, The Ambassadors, and The Golden Bowl as explorations into crises of subjectivity at the turn of the century. She finds James attempting to generate a more flexible consciousness in the face...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (1): 192.
Published: 01 March 2008
.... x, 232 pp. $69.95. In this detailed study of James’s late phase, Kventsel sees The Wings of the Dove, The Ambassadors, and The Golden Bowl as explorations into crises of subjectivity at the turn of the century. She finds James attempting to generate a more flexible consciousness in the face...