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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 91–119.
Published: 01 March 2019
... queer, in effect also queering himself, he queers as well the masses of down-and-out unemployed men whose unloosed gender stirred up a national anxiety about precarious masculinity. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 poverty 1930s Tom Kromer hobos The Great Depression...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 415–418.
Published: 01 June 2016
... face of the refusal to even acknowledge sexual violence against black women. Battat draws on the life of black feminist Pauli Murray for her elaborations on the figure of the hobo, draws her examples of “girl hobos” from her archive, and later uses them to contextualize the relationship between the...
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 437–444.
Published: 01 June 2007
... include Alain Locke, Hart Crane, Georgia O’Keeffe, Sherwood Anderson, Waldo Frank, and Countee Cullen. Hobo Life in the Great Depression: A Regional Narrative from the American Midwest. By Edward C. Weideman. Ed. R. W. Crump. Lewiston, N.Y.: Edwin Mellen. 2005. xiv, 201 pp. $109.95. Edward...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 655–682.
Published: 01 December 2014
... in the significance of belief and the reality of its objects, however obscured at times, were constants throughout her long career. Disestablishment, as the political movement that intensified an experience of American secularity, is an essential context for Hobo- mok. In the novel, Child...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 687–717.
Published: 01 December 2009
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American Literature (1 March 2018) 90 (1): 111–140.
Published: 01 March 2018
... LaCarlton Collins but known as Prince Rico. Rico is tall, plays the ukulele, and limps as a result of having been beaten by a man who tried to rape him on a freight train. Rico has “hoboed” around the country, worked as a carnival and drag performer, and labored on a Florida chain gang. Himes based Rico on...
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American Literature (1 September 2002) 74 (3): 539–569.
Published: 01 September 2002
... unmistakable: What I would like to see is a New Masses that would be read by lumberjacks, hoboes, miners, clerks, sectionhands, machinists, harvesthands, waiters—the people who count more to us than paid scribblersItmight be crude stuff—but we’re just about done primping before a mirror and...
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 865–866.
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 866–868.
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 869–870.
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 870–871.
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 871–872.
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 872–873.
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 873–874.
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 874–875.
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 875–877.
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 877–878.
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 879–880.
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 880–881.
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 881–882.
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