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American Literature (2002) 74 (3): 660–662.
Published: 01 September 2002
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American Literature (2001) 73 (3): 654–655.
Published: 01 September 2001
...- jectivity in Giamo’s study that begins with a dream he had of Kerouac, whom he sometimes calls Jack and sometimes addresses directly as he launches out of his subject of literary inquiry into a critique of contemporary American culture. Admirably, Giamo tries to remove Kerouac from his status as...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (4): 869–871.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Stephen Knadler © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 King's Dream . By Eric J. Sundquist. New Haven: Yale Univ. Press. 2009. viii, 295 pp. $26.00. American Prophecy: Race and Redemption in American Political Culture . By George Shulman. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (4): 775–801.
Published: 01 December 2011
... an older radical discourse of friendship stemming from the revolutionary era. On the other hand, especially in The Colonel's Dream (1905), he finds himself continually frustrated by what corporate philanthropic friendship evades—namely issues of justice. This essay therefore finally challenges...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (3): 677–679.
Published: 01 September 2012
...David M. Higgins Do Metaphors Dream of Literal Sleep? A Science-Fictional Theory of Representation . By Chu Seo-Young . Cambridge : Harvard Univ. Press . 2010 . 306 pp. $39.95 . The Seven Beauties of Science Fiction . By Csicsery-Ronay Istvan Jr. Middletown, CT...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (4): 885–888.
Published: 01 December 2017
...! New England beyond Criticism: In Defense of America’s First Literature . By New Elisa . Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell . 2014 . ix, 322 pp. Cloth , $112.95 ; paper, $35.95 ; e-book, $28.99 . The Dream of the Great American Novel . By Buell Lawrence . Cambridge, MA : Harvard Univ...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (3): 603–605.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Hilary E. Wyss In Search of First Contact: The Vikings of Vinland, the Peoples of the Dawnland, and the Anglo-American Anxiety of Discovery . By Kolodny Annette . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2012 . xvii , 426 pp. Cloth, $99.95 ; paper, $27.95 . That Dream Shall Have a...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (2): 435–436.
Published: 01 June 2000
... Fuller ‘‘centered in the sexual’’ (7). The Hawthorne’s marriage, says Mitchell, was a dream gone ‘‘wrong’’ (199), and Fuller—a passionate woman whose ideas about the female sex appear in many of Hawthorne’s dark women—was...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (3): 654–655.
Published: 01 September 2000
...:3 / sheet 172 of 237 primarily through anecdotal evidence, the major role of the American Bible Society. Gutjahr’s analysis culminates in an ironic reality: ‘‘Rather than help- ing facilitate Boudinot’s dream of national and moral...
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Published: 01 December 2016
Figure 2 Illustration from George B. Cheever’s The Dream; or, The True History of Deacon Giles’ Distillery and Deacon Jones’ Brewery ( 1848 ), originally published in 1835 as Inquire at Amos Giles’ Distillery . Made available by the Princeton University Library, Graphic Arts Collection More
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American Literature (2010) 82 (1): 151–179.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Mikko Tuhkanen Tuhkanen argues that Richard Wright, with his references to dreaming in Native Son , Black Power , and elsewhere, develops a theory of postcolonial becoming, where the world's extant realities are challenged by the different “speeds” of the oneiric realm. In the controversial travel...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 441–443.
Published: 01 June 2002
... achieved in his later years, and Van Allen is fully aware that what in- trigues contemporary scholars is not Riley as poet but Riley as protomodern figure who understood how to commodify his own image and the nostalgic dreams of an anxious nation. The idyllic rural world and moral universe of Riley’s...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (1): 192.
Published: 01 March 2008
..., places, and events; a history of the text; and an interpretation of Adams’s editorial motivations. 192  American Literature Field o’ My Dreams: The Poetry of Gene Stratton-Porter. Ed. Mary DeJong Obuchowski. Kent, Ohio: Kent State Univ. Press. 2007. ix, 245 pp. $32.95. This Indiana writer and...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (1): 193.
Published: 01 March 2008
..., places, and events; a history of the text; and an interpretation of Adams’s editorial motivations. 192  American Literature Field o’ My Dreams: The Poetry of Gene Stratton-Porter. Ed. Mary DeJong Obuchowski. Kent, Ohio: Kent State Univ. Press. 2007. ix, 245 pp. $32.95. This Indiana writer and...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (2): 390–392.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Eden Osucha © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 Intimacy in America: Dreams of Affiliation in Antebellum Literature . By Peter Coviello. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2005. xii, 230 pp. Cloth, $60.00; paper, $20.00. The Public Life of Privacy in Nineteenth-Century...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 456–458.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Stephanie LeMenager Golden Dreams: California in an Age of Abundance, 1950–1963 . By Kevin Starr. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 2009. xi, 564 pp. $34.95. Dirty Wars: Landscape, Power, and Waste in Western American Literature . By John Beck. Lincoln: Univ. of Nebraska Press. 2009. 366 pp...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 620–622.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Reginald Dyck Duke University Press 2006 A Theater of Our Own: A History and a Memoir of 1,001 Nights in Chicago . By Richard Christiansen. Evanston, Ill.: Northwestern Univ. Press. 2004. xvii, 317 pp. $29.95. Chicago Dreaming: Midwesterners and the City, 1871-1919 . By...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (4): 898–900.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Press . 2015 . xi, 208 pp. Cloth , $59.50 ; paper, $24.50 ; e-book, $24.50 . Dreams for Dead Bodies: Blackness, Labor, and the Corpus of American Detective Fiction . By Robinson M. Michelle . Ann Arbor : Univ. of Michigan Press . 2016 . 256 pp. Cloth , $75.00 ; e-book available...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (1): 194–195.
Published: 01 March 2001
... be worth discussing the meaning of originality, aesthetics, and individualism in this particular inter- textual conversation. Susan Albertine, Temple University Dreaming Black/Writing White: The Hagar Myth in American Cultural History.By Janet Gabler-Hover. Lexington: Univ. Press of Kentucky...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 331–354.
Published: 01 June 2011
...David M. Higgins Higgins argues that the depth of science fiction's engagement with imperial themes allows the genre to function as a critical literature of empire. As a literary mode engaged with imperial dream-work, science fiction addresses the operations of imperialism more fully than any other...