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American Literature (1 September 2013) 85 (3): 600–603.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Lisa Lynch © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Toys and Tools in Pink: Cultural Narratives of Gender, Science, and Technology . By Colatrella Carol . Columbus : Ohio State Univ. Press . 2011 . 246 pp. $46.95 . Reading Embodied Citizenship: Disability, Narrative, and the...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 419–422.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Ralph Rodriguez © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Brown on Brown: Chicano/a Representations of Gender, Sexuality, and Ethnicity . By Frederick Luis Aldama. Austin: Univ. of Texas Press. 2005. 176 pp. Paper, $19.95. With Her Machete in Her Hand: Reading Chicana Lesbians...
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American Literature (1 March 2000) 72 (1): 213–214.
Published: 01 March 2000
... introduction: ‘‘My project is simply to reexamine one of the foundational cate- gories of our analysis of literature and culture, on the assumption that other constructs such as nation, gender, race, and individual have all come to de...
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 209–210.
Published: 01 March 2001
... and gendered national agendas have been ‘‘mapped’’ onto the bodies of these two women captives, creating cultural narratives that keep Rowlandson and Pocahontas very much alive, and in fact help to construct the map of the United States today. Drawing on new historical, postcolonial, feminist...
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 218–219.
Published: 01 March 2001
... and gendered national agendas have been ‘‘mapped’’ onto the bodies of these two women captives, creating cultural narratives that keep Rowlandson and Pocahontas very much alive, and in fact help to construct the map of the United States today. Drawing on new historical, postcolonial, feminist...
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 811–835.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Cynthia Dobbs Duke University Press 2002 Cynthia Flooded: The Excesses of Geography, Dobbs Gender, and Capitalism in Faulkner’s If I Forget Thee, Jerusalem Overshadowed by his four masterpieces of the late 1920s and 1930s (The Sound and...
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 869–870.
Published: 01 December 2001
... Divine Destiny: Gender and Race in Nineteenth-Century Protestantism. By Carolyn A. Haynes. Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi. 1998. xxi, 190 pp. $40.00. After Carolyn Haynes reminds readers of the ‘‘pervasive and consequential influence’’ of Protestantism on nineteenth-century U.S. culture, she...
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American Literature (1 September 2001) 73 (3): 655–656.
Published: 01 September 2001
... influence the telling, packaging, and selling of narratives by people unknown to the readers? Fabian brings a social historian’s analysis to bear on questions that resonate with implications of race, class, gender, ethical, and historical considerations. For instance, by the 1830s (after centuries of...
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American Literature (1 September 2001) 73 (3): 664–665.
Published: 01 September 2001
... influence the telling, packaging, and selling of narratives by people unknown to the readers? Fabian brings a social historian’s analysis to bear on questions that resonate with implications of race, class, gender, ethical, and historical considerations. For instance, by the 1830s (after centuries of...
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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 June 2010) 82 (2): 423–425.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Nancy Glazener © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Sex Expression and American Women Writers, 1860–1940 . By Dale M. Bauer. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2009. xi, 277 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $21.95. Uncommon Women: Gender and Representation in Nineteenth...
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American Literature (1 June 2010) 82 (2): 425–427.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Kwakiutl L. Dreher © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Lost Bodies: Inhabiting the Borders of Life and Death . By Laura E. Tanner. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell Univ. Press. 2006. xiii, 264 pp. Cloth, $57.50; paper, $19.95. Identifying Marks: Race, Gender, and the Marked Body in...
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American Literature (1 December 2010) 82 (4): 851–853.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Patricia Ybarra © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Gender and Allegory in Transamerican Fiction and Performance . By Katherine Sugg. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. 2008. xviii, 241 pp. $74.95. Next of Kin: The Family in Chicano/a Cultural Politics . By Richard T. Rodríguez...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 185–188.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Crystal J. Lucky © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Beyond Douglass: New Perspectives on Early African American Literature. Ed. Michael J. Drexler and Ed White. Lewisburg, Pa.: Bucknell Univ. Press. 2008. vii, 176 pp. Paper, $25.00. Piety and Dissent: Race, Gender, and...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 217–219.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Marissa López © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 There Was a Woman: La Llorona from Folklore to Popular Culture. By Domino Renee Perez. Austin: Univ. of Texas Press. 2008. xix, 272 pp. Cloth, $60.00; paper, $24.95. Chicana Sexuality and Gender: Cultural Refiguring in...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 179–181.
Published: 01 March 2002
... con- temporaneous gender and class concerns. The received wisdom has had it that little American detective fiction of import was produced after Edgar Allan Poe until Dashiell Hammett. Nickerson points us to a subgenre, produced by Book Reviews...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 190–191.
Published: 01 March 2002
... con- temporaneous gender and class concerns. The received wisdom has had it that little American detective fiction of import was produced after Edgar Allan Poe until Dashiell Hammett. Nickerson points us to a subgenre, produced by Book Reviews...
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American Literature (1 June 2002) 74 (2): 413–415.
Published: 01 June 2002
... contemporaries could: the constitution of a diverse yet united community of readers across gender and generational lines. Each chapter concludes with useful but brief readings of how these various stories of travel articulate and often recode racial, cultural, and national boundaries; I would like to have...
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American Literature (1 June 2002) 74 (2): 430–433.
Published: 01 June 2002
... constitution of a diverse yet united community of readers across gender and generational lines. Each chapter concludes with useful but brief readings of how these various stories of travel articulate and often recode racial, cultural, and national boundaries; I would like to have seen the sharp analysis of...
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American Literature (1 June 2003) 75 (2): 395–425.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Cheryl Higashida Duke University Press 2003 Cheryl Aunt Sue’s Children: Re-viewing the Gender(ed) Higashida Politics of Richard Wright’s Radicalism 6849 AMERICAN LITERATURE 75:2 / sheet 153 of 246 In American Hunger...