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American Literature (1 March 2000) 72 (1): 219–220.
Published: 01 March 2000
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 713–736.
Published: 01 December 2014
... of Geology and Its Connected Sciences . Boston : Phillips, Samson, and Company . Hutton James . 1795 . Theory of the Earth, with Proofs and Illustrations . Edinburgh, UK : Published for the author . Luciano Dana . 2007 . Arranging Grief: Sacred Time and the Body in...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 143–145.
Published: 01 March 2002
... elsewhere. James M. Albrecht, Pacific Lutheran University The Marriage of Heaven and Earth: Alchemical Regeneration in the Works of Tay- lor, Poe, Hawthorne, and Fuller. By Randall A. Clack. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood. 2000. 152 pp. $62.50. Americanists who are not aficionados of alchemy will be...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 615–618.
Published: 01 September 2007
.... Durham: Univ. of New Hampshire Press; Hanover, N.H.: University Press of New England. 2005. xii, 293 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $26.00. Literature of Place: Dwelling on the Land before Earth Day 1970 . By Melanie L. Simo. Charlottesville: Univ. of Virginia Press. 2005. xv, 271 pp. $39.50. Seeking the...
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American Literature (1 June 2012) 84 (2): 243–271.
Published: 01 June 2012
...-century theories of John Cleves Symmes, who believed the earth was hollow and accessible through openings at the poles. In discussing an early-nineteenth-century hollow-earth theorist and his influence on hollow-earth fictions—beginning with the narrative Symzonia (1820)—the essay considers the unexplored...
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American Literature (1 December 2016) 88 (4): 815–837.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Sara J. Grossman Abstract Three days before Hurricane Sandy’s East Coast landfall, NASA released its first aerial, time-lapse video of the storm. Roughly 22,000 miles above Earth, NOAA’s GOES-14 satellite scanned the hurricane’s movement across the southern United States. NASA’s video, produced...
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American Literature (1 December 2008) 80 (4): 799–830.
Published: 01 December 2008
... biological process, and wary of entanglement in popular associations of women's nature work with maternal sentiment and feminine virtue, Stein and Cather sought to modernize their “feel for mother earth” by rewriting it in unsentimental and authoritatively modern terms. To that end, both writers adapted...
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American Literature (1 December 2010) 82 (4): 807–834.
Published: 01 December 2010
... futures of Blood Run. Working against colonial ideologies in which mysterious mounds offer treasured silence, and against dominant aesthetics in which lyrical Natives offer ecological sensitivity but no recognizable science, Hedge Coke simulates earth- works technologies in the rhythms and...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 422–423.
Published: 01 June 2001
... profound presence of earth itself, rock-bottom foundation of human thought and experience’’ (6). J. Scott Bryson, Mount St. Mary’s College 6363 AMERICAN LITERATURE 73:2 / sheet 197 of 232 Patterns for America...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 423–424.
Published: 01 June 2001
... ecological poet who verbalized ‘‘a sense of the immediacy and profound presence of earth itself, rock-bottom foundation of human thought and experience’’ (6). J. Scott Bryson, Mount St. Mary’s College 6363 AMERICAN...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 434–435.
Published: 01 June 2001
.... Among less canonical work, Alaimo is especially in- trigued by Emma Goldman’s journal Mother Earth and by novels ranging from Edith Summers Kelley’s Weeds to Fielding Burke’s Call Home the Heart and Marian...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 435–436.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Xenogenesis trilogy. Among less canonical work, Alaimo is especially in- trigued by Emma Goldman’s journal Mother Earth and by novels ranging from Edith Summers Kelley’s Weeds to Fielding Burke’s Call Home the Heart and...
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American Literature (1 June 2012) 84 (2): 233–241.
Published: 01 June 2012
... geophysical planet as a space of economic exchange—by drawing on a peculiar episode from the early years of the United States. Elaborating on John Cleves Symmes’s apparently crackpot notion that the earth is a hollow shell containing an additional world populated by an advanced race (and...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 865–886.
Published: 01 December 2014
... to the Deluge,” 147–69. Lordi, Emily J. Review: Brown, The Black Female Body in Literature and Art: Performing Identity, 631–33. Review: Brown, Writing the Black Revolutionary Diva: Women’s Subjec- tivity and the Decolonizing Text, 631–33. Luciano, Dana. “Sacred Theories of Earth...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 331–354.
Published: 01 June 2011
... interrogates the ways science fiction imagines outward movement— travel from Earth to the stars, for example—as a continuation of the Western imperial tradition, and it demonstrates that science fiction has often been (and in some cases continues to be) a key site where the ideological dream-­work of...
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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 515–544.
Published: 01 September 2003
... basis of their life, it being the most direct and simple in relation to nature. A true life, although it aims beyond the highest star, is redolent of the healthy earth. The...
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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 659–661.
Published: 01 September 2003
...)modern ‘‘Euro-American’’ avant- garde for evacuating living memory. His more urgent concern, however, is an antidote to all scorched-earth aesthetics, namely, the seasoned but vibrant black modernism of...
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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 661–663.
Published: 01 September 2003
... political endeavors (the reach for tribal sovereignty), embrace an indigenist, earth-affirming non-Western knowledge system, employ a poststructuralist understanding of language (the indeterminate sign), and posit a...
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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 663–665.
Published: 01 September 2003
... an indigenist, earth-affirming non-Western knowledge system, employ a poststructuralist understanding of language (the indeterminate sign), and posit a postcolonial subaltern that speaks within and against...
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American Literature (1 June 2003) 75 (2): 470–472.
Published: 01 June 2003
... failing civilization. The parched earth and choking dust were materializations of a spiritual famine. The subsequent chapter, ‘‘Adjustment analyzes how these religiously inflected narratives were mobilized and...