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American Literature (2023) 95 (2): 255–279.
Published: 01 June 2023
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 198–200.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Peter Hays By David Savran. Ann Arbor: Univ. of Michigan Press. 2003. xii, 234 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $22.95. By Shannon Jackson. Cambridge, Eng.: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2004. xi, 254 pp. Cloth, $55; paper, $24.00. 2005 198 American Literature Especially admirable...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (3): 645–646.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Peter L. Hays Ed. Albert J. Devlin and Nancy M. Tischler. New York: New Directions. 2000. xxv, 581 pp. $37.00. 2001 Reviews Master Plots: Race and the Founding of an American Literature, 1787–1845.By Jared Gardner. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press. 1998. xvii, 238 pp. Cloth...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (4): 779–806.
Published: 01 December 2002
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American Literature (2020) 92 (1): 159–161.
Published: 01 March 2020
... the poetics of insecurity in American literature than with a series of complex yet disconnected case studies examining how a few canonical authors have contributed to such a poetics. In light of Hay’s study, the absence of representatives from those twentieth- and twenty-first-century genres that have...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (3): 543–569.
Published: 01 September 2020
... deserts his platoon to become who he truly feels himself to be, “Geronimo,” an invincible Apache warrior/protector of nature and wildlife; and Hai, a fourteen-year-old boy whose love of his water buffalo is what leads Conchola to name him “Buffalo boy.” For most of the novel, Conchola, like the military...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (2): 319–347.
Published: 01 June 2005
..., Volume 77, Number 2, June 2005. Copyright © 2005 by Duke University Press. 320 American Literature labor and criminal history that began on the evening of 4 May 1886. A bomb exploded that night at a labor rally held near Chicago’s Hay- market Square, turning a peaceable demonstration for labor...
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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 (2014) 86 (4): 836–838.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., Haiti is the tempo- ral vanguard: “African American desires for a future are mirrored in a Hai- tian past” (95). Darkening Mirrors concludes by considering the well-known Hollywood film Stormy Weather (1943), which offers a calming, unequivocally 838  American Literature nationalist salve...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (2): 419–422.
Published: 01 June 2016
... an influence on her academic prose, sensitizing her to musical echoes beyond the range of most literary critics, New Musicological and otherwise. She makes fresh hay, for example, from The Awakening ’s (1899) “participation in [the] American Wagnerian moment,” scrutinizing the novel’s pre-Eliotic allusion...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (1): 1–46.
Published: 01 March 2001
... on the same street, including abrothel.28 One scholar, Samuel Hay, has published a dramatic inter- pretation of this closure. He sees the National Advocate as gunning for the African Theater because it perceived in it a rival playhouse.29 The National Advocate, as it happens, was edited by the playwright...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (2): 367–389.
Published: 01 June 2004
... hay flower I thought—It had a brittle black stem and corolla of yellowish dirty spikes like Jesus’ inchlong crown, and a soiled dry center cotton tuft likeausedshavingbrush that’s been lying under the garage for a year. Yellow,yellowflower,and flower...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (1): 29–55.
Published: 01 March 2008
... in 1874, when dozens of unemployed workers were injured by New York City police officers, and the Chicago Hay- market Square bombing of 1886 that resulted in eight fatalities. This period of extreme class turmoil witnessed not only a multitude of labor rebellions but also the displacement...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (3): 657–663.
Published: 01 September 2005
... pieces develop in dialogue with other writers, texts, or theories. Understand- ing how Eliot’s relationships with others (including Ezra Pound, John Hay- ward, and Vivienne Eliot) shaped and are revealed in his texts, Badenhausen argues, helps us understand the art of collaboration and ‘‘humaniz[es...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (4): 859–867.
Published: 01 December 2006
...) and with an analysis of gothic literature by white and African American writers. His speculations on the possible Muslim influence on the Hai- tian revolution and on Nat Turner’s uprising become the basis for a nightmarish conception of a gothic Southern landscape in which the Southerners fear that ‘‘the South had...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (1): 169–178.
Published: 01 March 2003
...’ is always another name for another impurity’’ (67). Similarly, Garber makes hay with the notoriously flimsy and historically volatile distinc- tion between amateur and professional, preferring instead to speak...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (4): 669–695.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Washington politics, the hero of future Secretary of State John Hay’s The Bread-Winners ( 1883 ) suffers the great injustices of small-town politics—which include the affronts of library positions received through patronage and the snub of a self-serving butcher–turned–ward boss. In Henry F. Keenan’s...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (4): 753–784.
Published: 01 December 2018
...: The Reproduction of Authenticity and the 1790 Apparatus . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . Dennett Tyler . 1934 . John Hay: From Poetry to Politics . New York : Dodd, Mead . Derrida Jacques . 1976 . Of Grammatology . Translated by Spivak Gayatri Chakravorty . Baltimore : Johns...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (2): 333–361.
Published: 01 June 2013
... is   not the stalwart swan that can ferry the woodcutter’s two children home; no. Make hay; keep the shop; I have one sheep, were a less 350  American Literature limber animal’s mottoes. (Moore 2008, 84) Or, in Franklin’s words, “It is good to make Hay while the Sun shines” (1758, table of contents...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (2): 389–419.
Published: 01 June 2010
... Tsai Hai Wai (Lin Yutang Abroad) (Tianjin, China: Bai Hua Wei Yi, 1992), 101. 22 Lin Yutang, Memoirs of an Octogenarian (Taipei, Taiwan: Mei Ya, 1975), 31. 23 See Mark Borthwick, Pacific Century: The Emergence of Modern Pacific Asia (Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 2007...