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American Literature (1 March 2017) 89 (1): 188–190.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Stephanie Li East Meets Black: Asian and Black Masculinities in the Post–Civil Rights Era . By Chon-Smith Chong . Jackson : Univ. Press of Mississippi . 2015 . x, 190 pp. $60.00 . Racial Reconstruction: Black Inclusion, Chinese Exclusion, and the Fictions of Citizenship . By Wong...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 398–400.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Sean X. Goudie The Empire Abroad and the Empire at Home: African American Literature and the Era of Overseas Expansion . By Gruesser John Cullen . Athens : Univ. of Georgia Press . 2012 . viii, 159 pp. Cloth , $59.95 ; paper, $22.95 ; e-book, $22.95 . Melville and the Idea of Blackness...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 641–643.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Leigh Anne Duck Grounds of Engagement: Apartheid-Era African American and South African Writing . By Robolin Stéphane . Urbana : Univ. of Illinois Press . 2015 . xiii, 237 pp. Cloth , $45.00 ; e-book, $30.00 . Being Apart: Theoretical and Existential Resistance in Africana Literature...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 196–198.
Published: 01 March 2011
.... of California Press. 2009. vii, 210 pp. $24.95. Horace Greeley's “New-York Tribune”: Civil War–Era Socialism and the Crisis of Free Labor. By Adam Tuchinsky. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell Univ. Press. 2010. xv, 312 pp. $59.95. Book Reviews Beyond Douglass: New Perspectives on Early African...
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American Literature (1 March 2013) 85 (1): 185–188.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Timothy Marr Oriental Shadows: The Presence of the East in Early American Literature . By Egan Jim . Columbus : Ohio State Univ. Press . 2011 . xi , 167 pp. Cloth , $44.95 ; CD , $14.95 . American Orient: Imagining the East from the Colonial Era through the Twentieth Century . By...
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American Literature (1 March 2013) 85 (1): 202–204.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Kathleen McClancy The Oriental Obscene: Violence and Racial Fantasies in the Vietnam Era . By Chong Sylvia Shin Huey . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2012 . xii , 364 pp. Cloth , $94.95 ; paper , $26.95 . Welcome to the Suck: Narrating the American Soldier's Experience in Iraq...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 194–197.
Published: 01 March 2014
... the Era of the Cold War . By Wald Alan M. . Chapel Hill : Univ. of North Carolina Press . 2012 . xviii , 412 pp. $45.00 . © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 194  American Literature The Covert Sphere: Secrecy, Fiction, and the National Security State. By Timothy Melley. Ithaca, NY...
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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 391–393.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Kate McCullough The Erotics of Sovereignty: Queer Native Writing in the Era of Self-Determination . By Rifkin Mark . Minneapolis : Univ. of Minnesota Press . 2012 . viii , 337 pp. Spaces between Us: Queer Settler Colonialism and Indigenous Decolonization . By Morgensen Scott Lauria...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 836–838.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Habiba Ibrahim Real Folks: Race and Genre in the Great Depression . By Retman Sonnet . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2011 . ix , 322 pp. Cloth , $89.95 ; paper, $24.95 . Darkening Mirrors: Imperial Representation in Depression-Era African American Performance . By Batiste...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 303–330.
Published: 01 June 2015
... C. Johnson Patricia A. . 1981 . “ Poetic Interpretations of Urban Black Folk Culture: Langston Hughes and the ‘Bebop’ Era .” MELUS 8 , no. 3 : 57 – 72 . Feinstein Sascha . 2005 . “ Yusef Komunyakaa’s ‘Testimony’ and the Humanity of Charlie Parker .” Callaloo 28 : 757 – 62...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 160–161.
Published: 01 March 2002
.... (Perhaps the only surviving unmediated writing by Indians from this era is the marginalia Wyss finds in the Bibles of Native American Christian con- verts.) Eliot and Mayhew deployed writings by Christian Indians to prove to supporters that their evangelical efforts were successful, assuming that these...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 162–164.
Published: 01 March 2002
.... (Perhaps the only surviving unmediated writing by Indians from this era is the marginalia Wyss finds in the Bibles of Native American Christian con- verts.) Eliot and Mayhew deployed writings by Christian Indians to prove to supporters that their evangelical efforts were successful, assuming that these...
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American Literature (1 September 2002) 74 (3): 603–618.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Sharon M. Harris Duke University Press 2002 Sharon M. ‘‘A New Era in Female History Harris Ninteenth-Century U.S. Women Writers The Masochistic Pleasures of Sentimental Literature. By Marianne Noble. Prince- ton, N.J.: Princeton Univ. Press. 2000. 240 pp. Cloth, $57.50...
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American Literature (1 June 2012) 84 (2): 445–447.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Amy Abugo Ongiri In Search of the Black Fantastic: Politics and Popular Culture in the Post–Civil Rights Era . By Iton Richard . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2010 . 424 pp. Paper , $21.95 . Neo-Segregation Narratives: Jim Crow in Post–Civil Rights American Literature . By...
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 355–377.
Published: 01 June 2017
... forever free. The trope has been rewritten once again in the decades following the civil rights movement in middle and high school curricula as an argument for learning to read as self-emancipation. In an era of educational reform that insists not on the transformation of social structures but on the...
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American Literature (1 March 2018) 90 (1): 141–170.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Long Le-Khac Abstract This essay defines the problem of bildungsroman hermeneutics for literary criticism and social policy in the post–civil rights era. Examining critical responses to Sandra Cisneros’s The House on Mango Street , it argues that the traditional bildungsroman exerts a powerful hold...
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American Literature (1 December 2018) 90 (4): 867–869.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Hildegard Hoeller Emotional Reinventions: Realist-Era Representations beyond Sympathy . By Melanie V. Dawson . Ann Arbor : Univ. of Michigan Press . 2015 . vi, 309 pp. Cloth, $85.00 ; paper, $39.95 ; e-book available. Tough Enough: Arbus, Arendt, Didion, McCarthy, Sontag, Weil . By...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 836–838.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Christina Chia The Birth of a Jungle: Animality in Progressive-Era US Literature and Culture . By Lundblad Michael . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2013 . xi , 218 pp. Cloth, $65.00 ; paper, $29.95 . Animal Stories: Narrating across Species Lines . By McHugh Susan . Minneapolis...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 853–855.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... Press . 2014 . xiv , 224 pp. Cloth, $99.00 ; paper, $29.95 . Virtual Modernism: Writing and Technology in the Progressive Era . By Biers Katherine . Minneapolis : Univ. of Minnesota Press . 2013 . 280 pp. Cloth, $75.00 ; paper, $25.00 . © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Book...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 618–622.
Published: 01 September 2015
... York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2012 . x , 192 pp. $40.95 . A Common Strangeness: Contemporary Poetry, Cross-Cultural Encounter, Comparative Literature . By Edmond Jacob . New York : Fordham Univ. Press . 2012 . xv , 272 pp. Cloth, $70.00 ; paper, $26.00 . The Zukofsky Era: Modernity...