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American Literature (1 March 2018) 90 (1): 55–82.
Published: 01 March 2018
... authors interpreted factory operatives as women of suspect virtue. I argue that male authors who sexualized female wage earners alleviated their own anxieties about their compromised independence in the industrial marketplace. Male authors fixated on factory women’s sexual identity in an attempt to...
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American Literature (1 September 2002) 74 (3): 660–662.
Published: 01 September 2002
... has been a regular flow of scholarship on the Atlantic slave trade; comparatively little, however, has appeared on the internal trans- portation, distribution, and relocation of large numbers of these African men, women, and children, and their descendents, within the United States. Schol- ars of...
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American Literature (1 December 2012) 84 (4): 872–874.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Shirley Samuels Style, Gender, and Fantasy in Nineteenth-Century American Women’s Writing . By Beam Dorri . New York : Cambridge Univ. Press . 2010 . 260 , viii pp. $85.00 . Radical Spiritual Motherhood: Autobiography and Empowerment in Nineteenth-Century African American Women...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 645–647.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Anita Helle Duke University Press 2006 The Poetics of Enclosure: American Women Poets from Dickinson to Dove . By Lesley Wheeler. Knoxville: Univ. of Tennessee Press. 2002. x, 2001 pp. $27.00. Marianne Moore, Elizabeth Bishop, and May Swenson: The Feminist Poetics of Self...
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American Literature (1 June 2012) 84 (2): 461–463.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Jean Marie Lutes A Jury of Her Peers: American Women Writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie Proulx . By Showalter Elaine . New York : Knopf . 2009 . xiv, 586 pp. Cloth , $30.00 ; paper , $16.95 . Owning Up: Privacy, Property, and Belonging in US Women’s Life Writing . By...
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 872–873.
Published: 01 December 2001
... that the women factory workers who wrote for the Lowell Offering found their way into author- ship through the medium of the sketch, laying claim to their own participation in the refinements of bourgeois privacy, while the more radical among them invoked the conventions of the sketch to expose their...
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American Literature (1 March 2010) 82 (1): 198–200.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Paula Rabinowitz © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Working Women, Literary Ladies: The Industrial Revolution and Female Aspiration . By Sylvia Jenkins Cook. Oxford, Eng.: Oxford Univ. Press. 2008. 292 pp. Cloth, $99.00; paper, $24.95. Grotesque Relations: Modernist...
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American Literature (1 March 2010) 82 (1): 202–204.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Krista Comer © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Imagining the African American West . By Blake Allmendinger. Lincoln: Univ. of Nebraska Press. 2005. xxix, 161 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $19.95. Wrangling Women: Humor and Gender in the American West . By Kristin M. McAndrews...
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American Literature (1 March 2010) 82 (1): 223–225.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Kenneth M. Roemer © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Future West: Utopia and Apocalypse in Frontier Science Fiction . By William H. Katerberg. Lawrence: Univ. Press of Kansas. 2008. ix, 281 pp. $45.00. Scare Tactics: Supernatural Fiction by American Women . By Jeffrey...
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American Literature (1 September 2002) 74 (3): 645–647.
Published: 01 September 2002
.... Press. 1999. 283 pp. $26.00. In recent years there has been a regular flow of scholarship on the Atlantic slave trade; comparatively little, however, has appeared on the internal trans- portation, distribution, and relocation of large numbers of these African men, women, and children, and their...
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American Literature (1 September 2002) 74 (3): 679–680.
Published: 01 September 2002
... has been a regular flow of scholarship on the Atlantic slave trade; comparatively little, however, has appeared on the internal trans- portation, distribution, and relocation of large numbers of these African men, women, and children, and their descendents, within the United States. Schol- ars of...
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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 412–414.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Margo Natalie Crawford The Muse in Bronzeville: African American Creative Expression in Chicago, 1932-1950 . By Bone Robert and Courage Richard A. . New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers Univ. Press . 2011 . xx , 302 pp. Paper , $29.66 . Visionary Women Writers of Chicago’s Black...
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American Literature (1 September 2014) 86 (3): 628–631.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Cynthia Wu Activism and the American Novel: Religion and Resistance in Fiction by Women of Color . By Romero Channette . Charlottesville : Univ. of Virginia Press . 2012 . viii , 217 pp. Cloth , $55.00 ; paper , $22.50 . Guerrillas in the Industrial Jungle: Radicalism’s...
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American Literature (1 December 2011) 83 (4): 873–875.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Ann Keniston Playing Smart: New York Women Writers and Modern Magazine Culture . By Keyser Catherine . New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers Univ. Press . 2010 . xii, 225 pp. $39.95 . Pink Pirates: Contemporary American Women Writers and Copyright . By Irr Caren . Iowa City...
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American Literature (1 June 2012) 84 (2): 442–444.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Amy T. Hamilton Women Writers of the American West, 1833–1927 . By Baym Nina . Urbana : Univ. of Illinois Press . 2011 . 371 pp. $40.00 . Lost Homelands: Ruin and Reconstruction in the Twentieth Century Southwest . By Goodman Audrey . Tucson : Univ. of Arizona Press...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 897–899.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Greg Forter Duke University Press 2006 Mystery, Violence, and Popular Culture . By John G. Cawelti. Madison: Univ. of Wisconsin Press. 2004. xiv, 410 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $21.95. Heartbreakers: Women and Violence in Contemporary Culture and Literature . By Josephine...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 640–642.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Susan Belasco Duke University Press 2006 Worrying the Line: Black Women Writers, Lineage, and Literary Tradition . By Cheryl A. Wall. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2005. xii, 309 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $19.95. Black Subjects: Identity Formation in the...
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American Literature (1 September 2008) 80 (3): 471–500.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Molly Robey U.S. women's Holy Land writings—a body of novels, travel narratives, and children's literature—uniquely illustrate Americans' complex and often conflicting imperialist and religious investments in the Near East. U.S. women writers embraced the Holy Land as an extranational domestic...
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American Literature (1 September 2016) 88 (3): 477–507.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Meina Yates-Richard Abstract Building on black women’s critical negotiations of black nationalist discourse, this essay names the matrix of black maternal sounds, songs, and approximated womb-spaces as the site of production for black nationalist ideologies and black male identity. Listening to...
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American Literature (1 March 2010) 82 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 March 2010
... intricate network of relationships to white women. Because Wheatley crafted elegiac and occasional poems for her white female auditors in exchange for their support, these women exerted a disproportionate influence over the shape of her published Poems (1773). Their participation in this transactional...