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American Literature (2017) 89 (3): 634–636.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Margaret Konkol Fallen Forests: Emotion, Embodiment, and Ethics in American Women’s Environmental Writing, 1781–1924 . By Kilcup Karen L. . Athens : Univ. of Georgia Press . 2013 . xv, 504 pp. Cloth , $75.95 ; Paper, $32.95 ; e-book, $26.95 . The Ecology of Modernism...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 200–202.
Published: 01 March 2005
... provide detailed his- tory, genealogy (a favorite term of hers), and taxonomy, and a very few useful analyses. Peter Hays, University of California, Davis From the Fallen Tree: Frontier Narratives, Environmental Politics, and the Roots of a National Pastoral, 1749–1826. By Thomas Hallock. Chapel...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 277–309.
Published: 01 June 2001
... for the creation of formulas through which the story of ‘‘the fallen woman’’ came for the first time to signify not her sexual deviance—her personal sin caused by loose morals or misguided choices—but her sexual...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (4): 867–868.
Published: 01 December 2000
... customs, limited educational opportunities for women, and stereotypes of the fallen woman Ultimately, Bontatibus finds that novels like Foster’s The Coquette,Rowson’sCharlotte Temple and Lucy Temple, and Tenney’s Female...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (4): 868–869.
Published: 01 December 2000
... early nation and its colonial laws and customs, limited educational opportunities for women, and stereotypes of the fallen woman Ultimately, Bontatibus finds that novels like Foster’s The Coquette...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 202–203.
Published: 01 March 2005
... likely draw a readership significantly different from Fallen Tree, as if to indicate how extensively green criticism is developing. Those fascinated by Hallock’s ‘‘deep historical context’’ (6) may find Van Noy’s arguments thin; I had questions, too, about his selection of subjects, and the relationship...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 198–200.
Published: 01 March 2005
... provide detailed his- tory, genealogy (a favorite term of hers), and taxonomy, and a very few useful analyses. Peter Hays, University of California, Davis From the Fallen Tree: Frontier Narratives, Environmental Politics, and the Roots of a National Pastoral, 1749–1826. By Thomas Hallock. Chapel...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 440–441.
Published: 01 June 2001
... reacting to a fallen world. Still, Frost and Williams affirm the openness of American experience and show us, as New demonstrates in her richly detailed philosophical study on poetic language, the vitality of new...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 441–442.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Cottage ‘‘Mending Wall ‘‘Paul’s Wife and the New England narrative poems) shows the individual voice reacting to a fallen world. Still, Frost and Williams affirm the openness of American experience and show us, as New...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (1): 191–193.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Jewish Problem?” As Lambert, the panel’s organizer, noted at the time, American Jewish literary and cultural productions are often overshadowed by the study of Holocaust literature, while Jewish American literature has fallen outside the scope of American ethnic studies. Their books continue that...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (2): 417–419.
Published: 01 June 2019
... runaway teenager with a “Drunken Dutchman” who had fallen overboard and whom Franklin had rescued. Before collapsing from exhaustion, the man extracts a book from his pocket and shows it to Franklin; it is a Dutch edition of John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress . Already an experienced printer, Franklin...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (4): 880–882.
Published: 01 December 2019
... his poem, “O Captain, My Captain,” which was written, unlike the rest of his oeuvre, in conventional rhyme and meter and spoke affectively to the American people about their fallen president. In the 1870s, Whitman, now “the good gray poet,” toured the country delivering his lecture on Abraham Lincoln...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (3): 598–600.
Published: 01 September 2020
... fashion. Etherington salvages the aesthetic project of primitivism from the critical disrepute into which it has fallen. He contends that the “moral and methodological consensus” (or “poststructural eclipse”) that reduces primitivism to an “ideological reflex” substitutes the fetishization of “the Other...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (4): 767–779.
Published: 01 December 2020
... subject an indeterminist point of view” and to “constantly put himself at a point in the past at which the known factors still seem to permit different outcomes.” But as Dyer reflects, “history does not lie uniformly over events.” The words from Laurence Binyon’s poem “For the Fallen” (1914), intoned each...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 373–401.
Published: 01 June 2002
... sentimental construction of Cornell’s intimate life as a private domain free from state control and political ideology thus challenges the propriety of the legal proceed- ings and the validity of the jury verdict. In taking up the cause of a ‘‘fallen’’ and silenced working-class woman wronged by a...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (2): 391–394.
Published: 01 June 2016
... implications of the premise of original sin, innate depravity, and postlapsarian limits to human understanding” (12), and having established sermon culture as an inherently intertextual space, Neuman writes that such “deep intertextuality can create traction for the fallen human intellect to become enabled by...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (3): 668–670.
Published: 01 September 2003
... dialogue with a fallen world. Thoreau’s retreat plunged him into an inner world seemingly as deep as the pond he tried to sound. While what they found may be always just beyond our own grasp, their narrative explorations...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (3): 670–672.
Published: 01 September 2003
... infinitely more complex and imprecise than social con- structionism would allow. Merton’s solitude brought him into a noisy and pro- ductive dialogue with a fallen world. Thoreau’s retreat plunged him into an...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 828–830.
Published: 01 December 2015
... argues, fostered fic- tions of the fallen woman, and she focuses extensively on one such title, Cath- erine Williams’s Fall River: An Authentic Narrative (1833) and on a trilogy by Catharine Maria Sedgwick. The succeeding antebellum era of the story-paper (e.g., the Boston Notion) that anticipated...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (2): 325–355.
Published: 01 June 2006
... Child. Child’s repeated efforts to grapple sentimentally with the Norman trial betray her growing awareness of the compromises this form exacted in her efforts to reform antebellum ideas about fallen women and their seducers. Sentimental Narratives and the Case of Amelia Norman The first reports...