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American Literature (1 March 2010) 82 (1): 211–213.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Michael Tavel Clarke © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Down in the Dumps: Place, Modernity, American Depression . By Jani Scandura. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2008. xix, 321 pp. Cloth, $89.95; paper, $24.95. Black Fascisms: African American Literature and Culture...
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American Literature (1 September 2001) 73 (3): 525–562.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Dana Seitler Duke University Press 2001 Dana Seitler Down on All Fours: Atavistic Perversions and the Science of Desire from Frank Norris to Djuna Barnes [T]here is truly a brute brain within the man’s, and when the latter...
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American Literature (1 December 2012) 84 (4): 880–882.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Lindsey Andrews Freud Upside Down: African American Literature and Psychoanalytic Culture . By Ahad Badia Sahar . Urbana : Univ. of Illinois Press . 2010 . xi , 195 pp. $40.00 . Images of Black Modernism: Verbal and Visual Strategies of the Harlem Renaissance . By Thaggert...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 91–119.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Robert Dale Parker Abstract Across the fiction and poetry of the Great Depression, when the focus turns to men on the down and out, unable to find work and not knowing where they will find their next meal or place to sleep, a series of representative scenes reappears from one now often-forgotten...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 194–196.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Faulkner and the Politics of Reading. By Karl F. Zender. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2002. xviii, 179 pp. $29.95. Games of Property: Law, Race, Gender, and Faulkner’s ‘‘Go Down, Moses By Thadious M. Davis. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2003. xi, 339 pp. Cloth, $64.95; paper, $21.95...
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 425–427.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Abram Van Engen Female Piety and the Invention of American Puritanism . By Traister Bryce . Columbus : Ohio State Univ. Press . 2016 . Ix, 232 pp. Cloth , $69.95 ; e-book, $19.95 . Cast Down: Abjection in America, 1700–1850 . By Miller Mark J. . Philadelphia : Univ. of...
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American Literature (1 September 2001) 73 (3): 667–668.
Published: 01 September 2001
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Figure 2 “Ladylike” Nancy slides down the banister. From Bushmiller, Nancy , January 2, 1947 Figure 2 “Ladylike” Nancy slides down the banister. From Bushmiller, Nancy, January 2, 1947 More
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 495–522.
Published: 01 September 2018
... theory and queer of color critique. In doing so I take steps toward a literary genealogy of queer US sex politics that runs from Plessy v. Ferguson and early Jim Crow, into modernism, and down through women of color feminism of the late 1980s before its formal or academic consecration in contemporary US...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 719–745.
Published: 01 December 2009
... controllable effects on human minds and bodies. In stories such as “The Blue Hotel” and “The Broken-Down Van” and in the novels The Red Badge of Courage and The Third Violet , Crane draws from and contributes to these experiments with abstract or “pure” color. He uses color to explore the networks of sensation...
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American Literature (1 September 2014) 86 (3): 583–610.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Woman movement. The second possibility the novel showcases, which is closer to the model that would historically prevail, envisions a health-care system that is centralized, rationalized, and directed from the top down by the so-called orthodox profession. Herrick aligns this model with powerful banks...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 331–360.
Published: 01 June 2016
... psychiatry archive, to Steinbeck’s other war dispatches published in 1958 as the collection Once There Was a War , and to the reception of his propagandistic novel The Moon Is Down in order to show that Steinbeck’s archived piece (infused as it is with the conflicted discourses of war psychiatry) constructs...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 643–646.
Published: 01 September 2018
...John Funchion Hobbes, Sovereignty, and Early American Literature . By Paul Downes . Cambridge : Cambridge Univ. Press . 2015 . xiii, 297 pp. Cloth , $103.00 ; e-book, $82.00 . Fictions of Mass Democracy in Nineteenth-Century America . By Stacey Margolis . Cambridge...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 877–879.
Published: 01 December 2003
... theory. The umbrella term that Smith invents for O’Hara’s lively, unsettling, improvisatory work is ‘‘hyperscape because it is ‘‘characterized by differenceit ‘‘breaks down unified concepts of text, city, subject...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 418.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Baltimore, where they beat him, forced whiskey down his throat, and dumped him near the saloon in which he was ultimately found. Despite his meticulous research, careful presentation of the facts, and de...
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American Literature (1 March 2004) 76 (1): 59–87.
Published: 01 March 2004
... masculinity that resists the abstraction and circumscription of gender roles taking place then in the United States.11 Chapter 98 of Moby-Dick, ‘‘Stowing Down and Clearing Up for example, mixes male labor of all sorts with an extended and self- conscious scene of male domesticity, describing the whale...
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American Literature (1 March 2018) 90 (1): 174–176.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Douglass published an article noting Brown’s down-the-rabbit-hole style of literary theft (Brown had plagiarized from a speech of Benjamin Disraeli, who had been caught for plagiarizing the same speech from Adolphe Thiers), Brown followed up by plagiarizing from Douglass’s former newspaper, the North...
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American Literature (1 September 2016) 88 (3): 648–650.
Published: 01 September 2016
... politically detached, lumping lyric poets together sardonically as a School of Quietude, to use Ron Silliman’s term. Gillian White tackles these circumstances of the lyric’s embattled status head-on. The institutional, hermeneutic, ideological, and political baggage bogging down the lyric functions for White...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 253–279.
Published: 01 June 2009
..., I suggest that Leaves then broadens this approach in the celebrated new poem of the 1856 edition, “Sun-Down Poem” (later titled “Crossing Brooklyn Ferry by also adopting and supplementing a classical material- ism.6 In my reading of that well-known poem, Whitman borrows from...
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American Literature (1 December 2004) 76 (4): 653–663.
Published: 01 December 2004
... Raven However, the life-arc of AL, still rising, makes for a much happier narrative. Like an old-style historian, I will first set down my impressions of AL gathered while digging (not brainstorming) through graduate school attheUniversityofWisconsin.AfterjoiningthefacultyatDukeUni- versity in...