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American Literature (1 December 2010) 82 (4): 807–834.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Chadwick Allen Allison Hedge Coke's remarkable sequence of two narrative and sixty-four persona poems, Blood Run , gives voice to the traditions of Indigenous North American mound-building cultures and, most strikingly, to Indigenous earthworks themselves. Central to this project is the poet's...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 389–411.
Published: 01 June 2011
... utilizes Delany's work to call for gay men to hedge their bets, as it were, to continually challenge the ongoing oppression of sexual minorities while remaining suspicious of the offer of a clean (read “dead”) status within modern society. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Robert F. Clean...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 117–140.
Published: 01 March 2006
... availability. This presumption, and the violence of the threat that attends it, is repeated time and again in each of her subsequent encounters: with Jones, the building superintendent who attempts to rape her; with Junto, the white business man who also has his eye on her; with Mrs. Hedges, the building...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 89–116.
Published: 01 March 2006
... entwined with the stories of those around her: Bub, her eight- year-old son; Jones, the superintendent of her tenement apartment building; Min, Jones’s live-in companion; Mrs. Hedges, a tenant and overseer of a ring of local prostitutes; Junto, Hedges’s white business partner and a powerful underworld...
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American Literature (1 March 2012) 84 (1): 231–232.
Published: 01 March 2012
... University. 2011 Don D. Walker Prize Chadwick Allen’s essay “Serpentine Figures, Sinuous Relations: Thematic Geometry in Allison Hedge Coke’s Blood Run” (December 2010, 807–37) received the 2011 Don D. Walker Prize, awarded annually by the Don D. Walker Prize Committee...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 220–222.
Published: 01 March 2003
... (76–77), or that art is ‘‘magic’’ (82). That said, Steiner is clearly reaching for rhetorical flourish rather than hedged and nuanced analysis in such moments, and the strength and care of her writing throughout will promote sufficient...
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American Literature (1 March 2013) 85 (1): 177–184.
Published: 01 March 2013
... political, cultural, and sexual normativity, and suppressed economic understandings of racialization” (55). But she also emphasizes literature’s capacity to open possibilities for genuine resistance, highlighting the poetry of Allison Hedge Coke, for instance, for the way it inserts “into public...
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 213–223.
Published: 01 June 2017
... inquiry and engaged criticism but rather view higher education as a sturdy hedge against the downward spiral that they have witnessed in the world around them. Thus, Brauer reflects on Freire’s key principles in the absence of a radical liberation agenda. Noting that we must unite the roles of the...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 751–781.
Published: 01 December 2003
... Poe’s Transcendental Racism 759 ing for Poe’s philosophy, although how Poe got his transcendentalism is difficult to say, especially in 1831—prior to Frederic Hedge’s essays on Kant and the stirrings of the Frogpondians...
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American Literature (1 December 2018) 90 (4): 841–854.
Published: 01 December 2018
... more than five hundred pieces of writing, poems and drafts in letters and messages “across the hedge” that separated their houses. The history of these competing houses is complex and bloody. 3 Johnson did an important service to literature in finally bringing out an edition of Dickinson’s poems...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 151–182.
Published: 01 March 2019
... from the theme of Warner’s productions, they nevertheless illustrate how individual expression has become saturated with conglomerate culture, and they are also consistent with the common practices of conglomerates that often worked with one another to transform works across media. The hotel’s hedge...
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 379–395.
Published: 01 June 2017
... education for students who do not get into elite, highly selective colleges. Indeed, for many of my students, that aspirational model of a college education was never theirs. Rather, their interest in St. John Fisher was for its implicit promise: to provide entrée into the middle class and a reliable hedge...
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American Literature (1 September 2002) 74 (3): 571–601.
Published: 01 September 2002
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American Literature (1 December 2016) 88 (4): 787–814.
Published: 01 December 2016
... for “a breath of air . . . because the smell of the paint was in his nose, looked like it had even got in his skin” (373). Mrs. Hedges, who rescues Lutie from Jones’s assault, provides an environmental—even transcorporeal—explanation for his behavior: she tells him, “You done lived in basements so...
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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 515–544.
Published: 01 September 2003
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American Literature (1 March 2004) 76 (1): 177–179.
Published: 01 March 2004
... critics who gloss over Faulkner’s complexity by reductively pointing out racism or sexism in his work and old school apologists who try to extricate Faulkner from his deplor- able personal pronouncements about race. Towner’s argument would be much stronger if she hedged her claims for the late novels...
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American Literature (1 March 2004) 76 (1): 179–182.
Published: 01 March 2004
... be much stronger if she hedged her claims for the late novels by more extensively com- paring them with the earlier ones—and admitting their difference. I also wish she had made a stronger case for The Hamlet. Its experimentalism, its daz- zling mix of comic exuberance and irreverent sexuality...
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American Literature (1 March 2004) 76 (1): 182–185.
Published: 01 March 2004
.... Towner’s argument would be much stronger if she hedged her claims for the late novels by more extensively com- paring them with the earlier ones—and admitting their difference. I also wish she had made a stronger case for The Hamlet. Its experimentalism, its daz- zling mix of comic exuberance and...
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American Literature (1 March 2004) 76 (1): 185–187.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Faulkner’s complexity by reductively pointing out racism or sexism in his work and old school apologists who try to extricate Faulkner from his deplor- able personal pronouncements about race. Towner’s argument would be much stronger if she hedged her claims for the late novels by more extensively com...
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American Literature (1 March 2004) 76 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 March 2004
... critics who gloss over Faulkner’s complexity by reductively pointing out racism or sexism in his work and old school apologists who try to extricate Faulkner from his deplor- able personal pronouncements about race. Towner’s argument would be much stronger if she hedged her claims for the late novels...