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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 207–208.
Published: 01 March 2001
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 410–413.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Sean Metzger Transpacific Femininities: The Making of the Modern Filipina . By Cruz Denise . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2012 . xii , 296 pp. Cloth , $89.95 ; paper , $24.95 . Treacherous Subjects: Gender, Culture, and Trans-Vietnamese Feminism . By Duong Lan P...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 838–840.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Cynthia A. Young Feminism, the Left, and Postwar Literary Culture . By McDonald Kathlene . Jackson : Univ. Press of Mississippi . 2012 . xi , 132 pp. Cloth, $55.00 ; e-book available. Postmodern Utopias and Feminist Fictions . By Wagner-Lawlor Jennifer A. . New York...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 616–618.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Susana M. Morris Black Internationalist Feminism: Woman Writers of the Black Left, 1945–1995 . By Higashida Cheryl . Urbana : Univ. of Illinois Press . 2011 . xi , 250 pp. Cloth, $50.00 ; paper, $25.00 ; e-book available. From Sugar to Revolution: Women's Visions of Haiti...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 627–630.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Anne Raine Duke University Press 2007 The Feminist Avant-Garde in American Poetry . By Elisabeth A. Frost. Iowa City: Univ. of Iowa Press. 2003. xviii, 245 pp. Paper, $19.95. Lyric Interventions: Feminism, Experimental Poetry, and Contemporary Discourse . By Linda A. Kinnahan...
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American Literature (1 December 2007) 79 (4): 843–845.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Jodi Melamed Duke University Press 2007 The Ruptures of American Capital: Women of Color Feminism and the Culture of Immigrant Labor . By Grace Kyungwon Hong. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2006. xxxiv, 190 pp. Cloth, $58.50; paper, $19.50. Incorporations: Race...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 190–191.
Published: 01 March 2002
... the Gilded Age. Part 3 takes up the prolific and best-selling Mary Roberts Rine- hart, acknowledging the long-standing ‘‘Had-I-But-Known’’ critique, as well as Rinehart’s class prejudices and racism, but crediting her with injecting a sharper feminism than had been seen previously in detective...
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American Literature (1 June 2005) 77 (2): 430–432.
Published: 01 June 2005
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 275–305.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Naomi Greyser Duke University Press 2007 Naomi Affective Geographies: Sojourner Greyser Truth’s Narrative, Feminism, and the Ethical Bind of Sentimentalism When Elizabeth Cady Stanton delivered the radi- cal proposal for women’s...
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 255–278.
Published: 01 June 2017
... eventually led Cass into a network of online woman of color feminism, a community of learners and vernacular educators who were dedicated to enacting social justice by sharing radical texts and engaging in long, written debates about them. This digital consciousness raising on Tumblr was Cass’s first...
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American Literature (1 December 2008) 80 (4): 845–847.
Published: 01 December 2008
... . By Leslie W. Lewis. Urbana: Univ. of Illinois Press. 2007. viii, 217 pp. $40.00. Black Feminism in Contemporary Drama . By Lisa M. Anderson. Urbana: Univ. of Illinois Press. 2008. viii, 142 pp. $35.00. Book Reviews The Pilgrim and the Bee: Reading Rituals and Book Culture in Early...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 873–875.
Published: 01 December 2003
...- ber of different yet overlapping cultural, intellectual, and historical contexts. Gregory Tomso, Ithaca College The Secret Treachery of Words: Feminism and Modernism in America. By Elizabeth Francis...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 799–829.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., Kahf uses the formal strategies of the bildungsroman to contest the moral superiority of secular feminism and to assert an Islamic feminism that works in tandem with American identity. She situates her protagonist’s ultimate independence from the family fold, patriarchal Islam, and mainstream US...
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American Literature (1 September 2014) 86 (3): 523–549.
Published: 01 September 2014
... manufacturing process. The sculpture represents Wolf’s thirst “to know beauty,” a knowledge that would allow him to become “something other than he is.” The explicitly feminized art object is what seems to quench this thirst insofar as it transforms his experience of deprivation into form, turning hope into “a...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 495–522.
Published: 01 September 2018
... theory and queer of color critique. In doing so I take steps toward a literary genealogy of queer US sex politics that runs from Plessy v. Ferguson and early Jim Crow, into modernism, and down through women of color feminism of the late 1980s before its formal or academic consecration in contemporary US...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 613–641.
Published: 01 September 2018
... action, white feminism, and domestic violence. Throughout, the novel uses the Tar Baby story to link the “Black Is Beautiful” slogan not with an emancipatory politics but instead with New World histories that have constituted racial blackness in and through division and that position black women to...
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 305–329.
Published: 01 June 2017
... sought to redistribute institutional power and resources. Although Rich’s poetry and essays have been widely praised for their contributions to feminism, little attention has been paid to the way she changed her life course, moving from Columbia to City College, to participate in one of the most...
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American Literature (1 March 2010) 82 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 March 2010
... twenty-first-century feminism. © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Joanna Our Phillis, Ourselves Brooks “ Let us imagine the scene,” begins Henry Louis Gates Jr. in his introduction to a 1985 special issue of Critical Inquiry on race and...
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American Literature (1 December 2008) 80 (4): 799–830.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Anne Raine This essay reads Stein and Cather's early autobiographical fictions as part of a complex negotiation of the gendered divide between the professionalizing sciences and the feminized field of “nature work.” Intrigued yet unsatisfied by scientific accounts of human consciousness as...
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American Literature (1 March 2017) 89 (1): 155–184.
Published: 01 March 2017
... relationships, habits, and subjectivity into metadata. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 digital profiling data social media feminism postmodernism Neoliberalism demands that consumer citizens dutifully manage their personal profiles like investment accounts. Yet, as it happens...