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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 387–390.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Philip Gould © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 Men of Letters in the Early Republic: Cultivating Forums of Citizenship . By Catherine O'Donnell Kaplan. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2008. viii, 239 pp. Cloth, $59.95; paper, $24.95. Prodigal Daughters: Susanna...
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 189–191.
Published: 01 March 2001
... early Americas or not. Paul Gutjahr, Indiana University Republic of Letters: The American Intellectual Community, 1775–1865. By Gilman M. Ostrander. Madison, Wisc.: Madison House. 1999. xvi, 379 pp. $35.95. In a letter written during the Revolution, Jeremy Belknap called for the cre- ation of...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 613–615.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Augusta Rohrbach Duke University Press 2006 “A Hideous Monster of the Mind”: American Race Theory in the Early Republic . By Bruce Dain. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2002. x, 321 pp. $29.95. “Miscegenation”: Making Race in America . By Elise Lemire. Philadelphia: Univ. of...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 657–660.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Lauren Coats The Genius of Place: The Geographic Imagination in the Early Republic . By Christopher C. Apap . Durham : Univ. of New Hampshire Press . 2016 . xiii, 282 pp. Cloth , $85.00 ; paper, $40.00 ; e-book, $34.99 . American Road Narratives: Reimagining Mobility in...
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American Literature (1 March 2000) 72 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Bryce Traister Duke University Press 2000 Bryce Libertinism and Authorship in America’s Early Traister Republic 5995 AL 72:1 / sheet 5 of 246 Late in the first book of Tabitha...
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American Literature (1 September 2014) 86 (3): 493–521.
Published: 01 September 2014
... played a crucial part in national, cultural, and political processes of self-reflection and -identification in the early days of the American Republic. Demonstrating how network epistemology has informed and in turn been generated by US literature and philosophy of the nineteenth century, Schober...
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American Literature (1 December 2008) 80 (4): 647–675.
Published: 01 December 2008
... British version of the same French source, the old Widow made way for an adaptation radically different from Humphreys's close translation. Starke's drama on the Philadelphia stage represents a turn away from French ideas and characters and toward a reconception of the early republic as a nation...
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American Literature (1 September 2012) 84 (3): 659–661.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Edlie Wong Against the Gallows: Antebellum American Writers and the Movement to Abolish Capital Punishment . By Jones Paul Christian . Iowa City : Univ. of Iowa Press . 2011 . x , 230 pp. $35.00 . Remaking Custom: Law and Identity in the Early American Republic . By...
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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 653–656.
Published: 01 September 2003
.... Fragments of Union: Making Connections in Scottish and American Writing.By Susan Manning. New York: Palgrave. 2002. viii, 339 pp. $69.95. The Devil & Doctor Dwight: Satire & Theology in the Early American Republic.By...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 170–172.
Published: 01 March 2008
... about reli- gion, Gay Gibson Cima typifies more recent trends in the field, which treat religion largely as a subdivision of cultural studies. Cima describes the ways in which women from the colonial era to the early republic gained access to male-dominated political debates about the...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 623–625.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Michelle A. Stephens Duke University Press 2007 Creole America: The West Indies and the Formation of Literature and Culture in the New Republic . By Sean X. Goudie. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press. 2006. 275 pp. $55.00. Reworlding America: Myth, History, and...
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 186–187.
Published: 01 March 2001
... nation’s first colleges and their curricula, the shift from a scientifically oriented intellectualism in the early republic to belles lettres, and the even- tual influence of Boston’s literary and cultural elite on the nation as a whole. Sprinkled throughout are intriguing and informative accounts of the...
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American Literature (1 March 2009) 81 (1): 196–198.
Published: 01 March 2009
...  American Literature (“Colonial Native Americas,” “Colonial British America,” “Romantic Bonds in the Early Republic,” and “Reformers in the New Nation the essays focus most frequently on legal and literary archives. Their collective emphasis is sexuality’s historic bearing on character and...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 836–838.
Published: 01 December 2009
... women in early American art, life, and writing. Angela Vietto and Anne Myles remind us that analyses of gender also yield new understandings of how men such as J. Hector St. John de Crèvecoeur fashioned themselves in the early U.S. republic, while Tamara Harvey, Sarah Rivett, and Michele Tarter...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 188–190.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Andy Doolen © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Rome Reborn on Western Shores: Historical Imagination and the Creation of the American Republic. By Eran Shalev. Charlottesville: Univ. of Virginia Press. 2009. xiii, 311 pp. $45.00. The State as a Work of Art: The Cultural...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 193–195.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Jeannine Marie DeLombard © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Racially Writing the Republic: Racists, Race Rebels, and Transformations of American Identity. Ed. Bruce Baum and Duchess Harris. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2009. x, 330 pp. Cloth, $84.95; paper, $23.95...
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 413–415.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Ivy Schweitzer Duke University Press 2007 Drama, Theatre, and Identity in the American New Republic . By Jeffrey Richards. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2005. xi, 392 pp. $85.00. Inexpressible Privacy: The Interior Life of Antebellum American Literature . By Milette Shamir...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 427–430.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Allen Hibbard © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Atlantic Republic: The American Tradition in English Literature . By Paul Giles. Oxford, Eng.: Oxford Univ. Press. 2006. xii, 419 pp. $115.00. Critical Americans: Victorian Intellectuals and Transatlantic Liberal Reform . By...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 825–827.
Published: 01 December 2015
... historicism and theory together to create important new reading practices that transformed the way scholars understood the early American novel as a literary object that cut across social, economic, and ideological strata in the early republic (Revolu- tion and the Word [Oxford Univ. Press, 1988...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 605–607.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Duncan Faherty Duke University Press 2007 Securing the Commonwealth: Debt, Speculation, and Writing in the Making of Early America . By Jennifer J. Baker. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press. 2005. x, 218 pp. $50.00. The Backcountry and the City: Colonization and Conflict in...