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American Literature (2001) 73 (4): 779–810.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Paul Giles Duke University Press 2002 Paul Narrative Reversals and Power Exchanges: Giles Frederick Douglass and British Culture Within the last thirty years, Frederick Douglass’s first two autobiographies—Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (3): 630–632.
Published: 01 September 2009
...James R. Giles Book Reviews Freedom’s Empire: Race and the Rise of the Novel in Atlantic Modernity, 1640– 1940. By Laura Doyle. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2008. xii, 578 pp. Cloth, $99.95; paper, $27.95. The French Atlantic Triangle: Literature and Culture of the Slave Trade. By...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 833–835.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Paul Giles Book Reviews  833 To discover alternative subjectivities, Cho often reads against the grain of conservative texts. In fact, each of these studies models a distinct reading practice for grappling with the politics of and...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (1): 194–196.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Paul Giles Though there are some valuable comments here on particular forms of textual engagement—Edwards notes, for example, how the Egyptian novelist Ahmed Alaidy plays intertextually with Chuck Palahniuk’s Fight Club (1996)—relatively little of this book is devoted to literature in itself...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (4): 880–881.
Published: 01 December 2000
...James R. Giles By Heather Hathaway. Bloomington: Indiana Univ. Press. 1999. xi, 200 pp.$29.95. 2000 880 American Literature Caribbean Waves: Relocating Claude McKay and Paule Marshall. By Heather...
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Published: 01 December 2016
Figure 2 Illustration from George B. Cheever’s The Dream; or, The True History of Deacon Giles’ Distillery and Deacon Jones’ Brewery ( 1848 ), originally published in 1835 as Inquire at Amos Giles’ Distillery . Made available by the Princeton University Library, Graphic Arts Collection More
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American Literature (2015) 87 (2): 408–410.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Literature . By Giles Paul . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2013 . xiv , 575 pp. Cloth , $65.00 ; e-book available . © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 408  American Literature as its project feels too encompassing. In articulating a radical Chicana poet- ics, Vivancos Pérez takes...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (4): 901–903.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Bryan Wagner By Paul Giles. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2002. xiii, 337 pp. Cloth,$64.95; paper, $21.95. 2003 Book Reviews 901 elusive quarry: the underlying whys and...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (2): 410–413.
Published: 01 June 2015
...- ful on US literary and cultural development. Giles argues that this shift from the traditional conception of the antipodes as “opposite” of the Western Hemisphere not only inverts, but, in a surrealist and “topsy-turvy” fashion, distorts our conception of American literature through a...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (2): 405–408.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Literature. By Paul Giles. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 2013. xiv, 575 pp. Cloth, $65.00; e-book available. Elizabeth Leane’s and Paul Giles’s books ask us to rethink the coordinates and routes through which we have engaged the Southern hemisphere in American literary studies. Expansive and...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (4): 881–882.
Published: 01 December 2000
... theory, and sociological texts, Hathaway’s writing is consistently clean and convincing. James R. Giles, Northern Illinois University ‘‘A Clown in a Grave Complexities and Tensions in the Works of Gregory...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (2): 372–376.
Published: 01 June 2020
... Giles Gunn . Charlottesville : Univ. of Virginia Press . 2017 . xiv, 198 pp. Cloth, $ 65.00 ; paper, $ 29.50 ; e-book, $ 65.00 . Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 The study of religion in American literature has long been shaped around postsecular theory, but signs of fatigue...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (3): 591–619.
Published: 01 September 2005
... about, and yet which, once you’ve seen them, you know that you’re not ever going to make anybody believe you didn’t have in mind when you wrote your book He goes on to explain the genesis of Giles: Somebody told me that obviously I must have had in mind Lord Rag- land’s twenty-five prerequisites...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 427–430.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Allen Hibbard © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Atlantic Republic: The American Tradition in English Literature . By Paul Giles. Oxford, Eng.: Oxford Univ. Press. 2006. xii, 419 pp. $115.00. Critical Americans: Victorian Intellectuals and Transatlantic Liberal Reform . By...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 869–892.
Published: 01 December 2015
...; Américo Paredes: Culture and Critique by José E. Limón; Wild Tongues: Transnational Mexican Popular Culture by Rita E. Urquijo-Ruiz, 624–27. Fox, Nicholas Hengen. “Poetry, Recognition, and Redistribution: The Septem- ber 11 Chronocanon,” 159–86. Giles, Paul. Review: Why Literary Periods...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (2): 416–418.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Mark Fulk © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 The Spaces of Violence . By James R. Giles. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press. 2006. xv, 209 pp. $42.50. The Economics of Fantasy: Rape in Twentieth-Century Literature . By Sharon Stockton. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press. 2006...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (4): 899–901.
Published: 01 December 2003
... Giles. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2002. xiii, 337 pp. Cloth, $64.95; paper, $21.95. The story of the postnational turn in American studies is by now a familiar tale. A field once guided by its faith in the...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (4): 903–906.
Published: 01 December 2003
... position ourselves today. To his credit, Giles is careful not to cast his study as the final word on these matters. Taken on that basis, as a thought experiment in comparative method, his book has much to offer, both in its unfamiliar read...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (3): 630–633.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Paul Giles, Wai Chee Dimock, and others. Stephen Cushman’s Belligerent Muse concentrates on one aspect of the war’s history, tracing the ways in which verbal artistry emerged from select Northern writers’ engagements with military units and battlefield events. This approach provides new, tightly...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 407–409.
Published: 01 June 2008