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American Literature (1 December 2017) 89 (4): 885–888.
Published: 01 December 2017
... transnational circulation of our “Great American Novels” (18), the critiques therein of nationalist ideology, and the parodies of “GAN”-ification (1). Together, New and Buell reanimate and recirculate the Puritan origins and romantic trajectories of the US literary imagination: the uncanny sophistication of its...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 221–246.
Published: 01 June 2004
... audience in an attempt to win their support, will treat non-Anglo-Saxons even more cruelly. The racial logic that the child represented generated the new nation but also enabled slavery within it. As Barbara Fields, Edmund Mor- gan, and George Frederickson have pointed out, ideas about essential...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 837–844.
Published: 01 December 2013
... through the notions of time, progress, and self-transformation in their work. Corri- gan situates these various depictions of what he calls “metempsychotic becoming,” or the “art of self-transformation” within a longer tradition of the philosophy of consciousness. Metempsychosis manifests itself in...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 555–582.
Published: 01 September 2009
... and even such antagonism in the component parts of this cataract” (“GAN,” 29). Compare these statements to Walt Whitman’s idealistic remem- brance in Specimen Days of the Civil War as the moment in which “a primal hard-pan of national Union will” formed and hardened.28 De...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 647–655.
Published: 01 September 2009
... lived and wrote. By understanding Twain more as a cosmopolitan than as a regionalist, these essays resituate him within the field of U.S. cultural and literary history. Hemingway: Eight Decades of Criticism. Ed. Linda Wagner-Martin. East Lansing: Michi- gan State Univ. Press. 2009. xviii, 581 pp...
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American Literature (1 June 2005) 77 (2): 349–377.
Published: 01 June 2005
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 845–862.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Nineteenth-Century American Literature, 833–35. Review: Jacobson, Neodomestic American Fiction, 833–35. Witschi, Nicolas S. Review: Knott, Imagining the Forest: Narratives of Michi- gan and the Upper Midwest, 188–90. Review: Ryan, This Ecstatic Nation: The American Landscape and the Aesthetics...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 141–166.
Published: 01 March 2008
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 585–612.
Published: 01 September 2018
... responds to that impulse with violence. Where the governing impulse of “Chant for May Day” is performative, in “Wait” the most important development is the way the poem organizes space. “Our age is an industrial age,” writes Aleksei Gan ( 2013 , 36), “and sculpture must give way to the spatial...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2002
... metaphor, sometimes orientalizing the island as crudely as in the following passage from William Henry Hurlbert’s Gan-Eden; or, Pictures of Cuba (1854): ‘‘Within three days’ sail of our southern ports, lie scenes than which India itself offers nothing more thoroughly strange to our eyes19 Tolón, who...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 117–145.
Published: 01 March 2014
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 613–615.
Published: 01 September 2006
... recurrent lynching dramas. Just as English unsettles what we think we know about eugenics, Mor- gan’s Rethinking Social Realism expands our understanding of social real- ism, highlighting the work of African American artists and writers such as Charles White, Elizabeth Catlett, Hale Woodruff, Langston...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 615–617.
Published: 01 September 2006
... English is how African American women writers, most notably Grimké, revised the repetitions of a modernist writer like Stein in their recurrent lynching dramas. Just as English unsettles what we think we know about eugenics, Mor- gan’s Rethinking Social Realism expands our understanding of social...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 617–619.
Published: 01 September 2006
... English is how African American women writers, most notably Grimké, revised the repetitions of a modernist writer like Stein in their recurrent lynching dramas. Just as English unsettles what we think we know about eugenics, Mor- gan’s Rethinking Social Realism expands our understanding of social...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 620–622.
Published: 01 September 2006
... English is how African American women writers, most notably Grimké, revised the repetitions of a modernist writer like Stein in their recurrent lynching dramas. Just as English unsettles what we think we know about eugenics, Mor- gan’s Rethinking Social Realism expands our understanding of social...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 622–624.
Published: 01 September 2006
... English is how African American women writers, most notably Grimké, revised the repetitions of a modernist writer like Stein in their recurrent lynching dramas. Just as English unsettles what we think we know about eugenics, Mor- gan’s Rethinking Social Realism expands our understanding of social...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 624–627.
Published: 01 September 2006
... recurrent lynching dramas. Just as English unsettles what we think we know about eugenics, Mor- gan’s Rethinking Social Realism expands our understanding of social real- ism, highlighting the work of African American artists and writers such as Charles White, Elizabeth Catlett, Hale Woodruff, Langston...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 627–629.
Published: 01 September 2006
... English is how African American women writers, most notably Grimké, revised the repetitions of a modernist writer like Stein in their recurrent lynching dramas. Just as English unsettles what we think we know about eugenics, Mor- gan’s Rethinking Social Realism expands our understanding of social...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 629–631.
Published: 01 September 2006
... English is how African American women writers, most notably Grimké, revised the repetitions of a modernist writer like Stein in their recurrent lynching dramas. Just as English unsettles what we think we know about eugenics, Mor- gan’s Rethinking Social Realism expands our understanding of social...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 631–633.
Published: 01 September 2006
... recurrent lynching dramas. Just as English unsettles what we think we know about eugenics, Mor- gan’s Rethinking Social Realism expands our understanding of social real- ism, highlighting the work of African American artists and writers such as Charles White, Elizabeth Catlett, Hale Woodruff, Langston...