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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 191.
Published: 01 March 2008
... 2008 Editions Franklin Evans, or the Inebriate: A Tale of the Times . By Walt Whitman. Ed. Christopher Castiglia and Glenn Hendler. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2007. lvii, 147 pp. Cloth, $74.95; paper, $21.95. Brief Mention Editions Franklin Evans, or the...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 123–150.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Elizabeth Fekete Trubey Duke University Press 2005 Elizabeth Emancipating the Lettered Slave: Sentiment and Fekete Slavery in Augusta Evans’s St. Elmo Trubey The historical link, through sympathy, of sentimen- tal literature and abolitionist politics has...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 305–331.
Published: 01 June 2009
...David H. Evans Grotesque or damaged bodies play a central role in a number of Flannery O'Connor's most powerful stories. One route for interpreting their significance is to approach them by way of a rare psychological condition that has been named apotemnophilia. Apotemnophiliacs experience an...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 359–385.
Published: 01 June 2015
... particularly on Evan Wright’s Generation Kill , this piece investigates the consequences of American soldiers’ encounters with the global familiar—goods and spaces within the war zone that unsettle distinctions due to the homogenizing forces of the global market. Encounters with the global familiar, the essay...
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 837–863.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Evan Carton Duke University Press 2002 Evan Crossing Harpers Ferry: Liberal Education and Carton John Brown’s Corpus On the afternoon of his capture at Harpers Ferry, John Brown lay on a bloody pallet in the arsenal paymaster’s office and conducted, for...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 859–861.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Brad Evans © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 Not Quite White: White Trash and the Boundaries of Whiteness . By Matt Wray. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2006. 213 pp. Paper, $21.95. The Heart of Whiteness: Normal Sexuality and Race in America, 1880–1940 . By Julian B...
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American Literature (1 December 2018) 90 (4): 879–881.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Rebecca McWilliams Evans Exposed: Environmental Politics and Pleasures in Posthuman Times . By Stacy Alaimo . Minneapolis : Univ. of Minnesota Press . 2016 . 242 pp. Cloth, $94.50 ; paper, $27.00 ; e-book available. The Child to Come: Life after the Human Catastrophe . By...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 553–584.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Taylor Evans Abstract The steam man is a trope of early US science fiction, one inaugurated by the first dime novel Edisonade, Edward Ellis’s 1868 story The Steam Man of the Prairies . Focusing on early steam man stories as well as the historical origin of the trope—Zadoc Dederick’s 1868 invention...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 235.
Published: 01 March 2019
... Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 The annual Norman Foerster Prize for the best essay published in American Literature in 2018 was awarded to Taylor Evans, “The Race of Machines: Blackness and Prosthetics in Early American Science Fiction” (90:3, September 2018). An...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 209–212.
Published: 01 March 2019
... rural poverty. Farm Service Agency photographs rise as specters in images of protests in Birmingham and Selma, Alabama. Photography thus pauses and preserves the Southern historical moment from James Agee and Walker Evans in 1941 to Natasha Trethewey in 2010. Chapters on Agee, Eudora Welty, and...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 661–688.
Published: 01 December 2013
.... The friend, William Evans, ran the inn at the Sign of the Indian Queen, which served as a primary relay point for mail routes up and down the East Coast. Hop- ing that Evans’s central position in that network of print would also allow him to convey a message in person, Jefferson, in the letter...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 630–632.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Evans’s 1864 novel Macaria; and “the complex provenance” and “unstable condition” of Mary Boykin Chesnut’s Diary. Rohrbach’s archival research is meticulous and her framing of these cases in relation to current theories of digital media provocative. One quibble: she does not link her consideration...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 191.
Published: 01 March 2008
... 2008 Editions The Education of Henry Adams: A Centennial Version . Ed. Edward Chalfant and Conrad Edick Wright. Charlottesville: Univ. of Virginia Press. 2007. xiv, 500 pp. $34.95. Brief Mention Editions Franklin Evans, or the Inebriate: A Tale of the Times. By...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 192.
Published: 01 March 2008
... 2008 Editions 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. Brief Mention Editions Franklin Evans, or the Inebriate: A Tale of the Times. By Walt Whitman. Ed...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 192.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Editions Franklin Evans, or the Inebriate: A Tale of the Times. By Walt Whitman. Ed. Christopher Castiglia and Glenn Hendler. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2007. lvii, 147 pp. Cloth, $74.95; paper, $21.95. Originally published in 1842 in New World, a New York weekly, Franklin Evans is...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 192.
Published: 01 March 2008
... 2008 General Native American Life-History Narratives: Colonial and Postcolonial Navajo Ethnography . By Susan Berry Brill de Ramírez. Albuquerque: Univ. of New Mexico Press. 2007. xxx, 257 pp. $34.95. Brief Mention Editions Franklin Evans, or the Inebriate: A Tale...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 193.
Published: 01 March 2008
... 2008 General River of Dreams: Imagining the Mississippi before Mark Twain . By Thomas Ruys Smith. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2007. x, 232 pp. $38.00. Brief Mention Editions Franklin Evans, or the Inebriate: A Tale of the Times. By Walt Whitman. Ed...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 193.
Published: 01 March 2008
... 2008 General Margaret Fuller: An American Romantic Life. Vol. 2: The Public Years . By Charles Capper. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 2007. xxi, 649 pp. $40.00. Brief Mention Editions Franklin Evans, or the Inebriate: A Tale of the Times. By Walt Whitman. Ed...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 193.
Published: 01 March 2008
... 2008 General Emerson's Nonlinear Nature . By Christopher J. Windolph. Columbia: Univ. of Missouri Press. 2007. ix, 200 pp. $39.95. Brief Mention Editions Franklin Evans, or the Inebriate: A Tale of the Times. By Walt Whitman. Ed. Christopher Castiglia and Glenn...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 193–194.
Published: 01 March 2008
... 2008 General Margaret Junkin Preston, Poet of the Confederacy: A Literary Life . By Stacey Jean Klein. Columbia: Univ. of South Carolina Press. 2007. xvi, 137 pp. $29.95. Brief Mention Editions Franklin Evans, or the Inebriate: A Tale of the Times. By Walt Whitman...