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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 217–218.
Published: 01 March 2001
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American Literature (1 September 2001) 73 (3): 663–664.
Published: 01 September 2001
... pilgrims’ to the new world of Walden by wrapping himself in Samoset’s blanket, he conjures up the absurd image of a bearded brave offering visitors a fistful of cigars’’ (434). A witty passage—but Thoreau was beardless dur- ing his Walden years (1845–47) and did not sport whiskers until after Walden was...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 661–688.
Published: 01 December 2013
... United States . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . Lauren F. The Image of Absence: Klein Archival Silence, Data Visualization, and James Hemings On February 22, 1801, Thomas Jefferson sat down to compose a short letter to a friend in Baltimore...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 400–402.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Susan Belasco © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 From Bondage to Belonging: The Worcester Slave Narratives . Ed. B. Eugene McCarthy and Thomas L. Doughton. Amherst: Univ. of Massachusetts Press. 2007. liii, 325 pp. Cloth, $80.00; paper, $22.95. Fugitive Vision: Slave Image...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 394–396.
Published: 01 June 2004
... University, San Marcos 394 American Literature Critical Fictions: Sentiment and the American Market, 1780–1870. By Joseph Fich- telberg. Athens: Univ. of Georgia Press. 2003. x, 280 pp. $39.95. Identifying the Image of God: Radical Christians and Nonviolent Power in the Ante- bellum United States...
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Published: 01 December 2017
Figure 2 Clarissa Chapman Armstrong, “Titihuta” (Nuku Hiva, 1833). Image courtesy of the Hawaiian Mission Children’s Society Library Figure 2. Clarissa Chapman Armstrong, “Titihuta” (Nuku Hiva, 1833). Image courtesy of the Hawaiian Mission Children’s Society Library More
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Published: 01 December 2017
Figure 3 Clarissa Chapman Armstrong, “Bartimeus” (Wailuku, Maui, 1847). Image courtesy of the Hawaiian Mission Children’s Society Library Figure 3. Clarissa Chapman Armstrong, “Bartimeus” (Wailuku, Maui, 1847). Image courtesy of the Hawaiian Mission Children’s Society Library More
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Published: 01 September 2018
Figure 2 An image of the Newark Steam Man, apparently submitted with the patent. From the New York Public Library Figure 2 An image of the Newark Steam Man, apparently submitted with the patent. From the New York Public Library More
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Published: 01 March 2017
Figure 4. Cover image of Invasion of the Dykes to Watch Out For by Alison Bechdel. In a later iteration of this cover, the shirt of the character second from the right is emblazoned with Hello Kitty instead of a W with a slash through it. Copyright © 2005 by Alison Bechdel. Reprinted by More
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Published: 01 December 2016
Figure 1 Wind Map , created by Fernanda Viégas and Martin Wattenberg. Image from October 29, 2013. Figure 1. Wind Map, created by Fernanda Viégas and Martin Wattenberg. Image from October 29, 2013. More
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American Literature (1 September 2012) 84 (3): 670–672.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Darryl Hattenhauer Superpower: Heroes, Ghosts, and the Paranormal in American Culture . By Booker M. Keith . Lincoln : Univ. of Nebraska Press . 2010 . xxiii , 204 pp. Paper , $17.95 . Master Mechanics and Wicked Wizards: Images of the American Scientist as Hero and Villain...
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American Literature (1 December 2012) 84 (4): 880–882.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Lindsey Andrews Freud Upside Down: African American Literature and Psychoanalytic Culture . By Ahad Badia Sahar . Urbana : Univ. of Illinois Press . 2010 . xi , 195 pp. $40.00 . Images of Black Modernism: Verbal and Visual Strategies of the Harlem Renaissance . By Thaggert...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 647–650.
Published: 01 September 2018
...-Being: Health and Selfhood in Antebellum Black Literature . By Andrea Stone . Gainesville : Univ. Press of Florida . 2016 . xiv, 238 pp. Cloth , $79.95 . Humane Insight: Looking at Images of African American Suffering and Death . By Courtney R. Baker . Urbana : Univ. of Illinois...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 882–884.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Habiba Ibrahim Duke University Press 2006 Playing the Races: Ethnic Caricature and American Literary Realism . By Henry B. Wonham. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 2004. viii, 196 pp. $47.50. Enter the New Negroes: Images of Race in American Culture . By Martha Jane Nadell...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 215–217.
Published: 01 March 2003
..., the disreputable, and the monstrous. Bryan Wagner, University of California, Berkeley Demon or Doll: Images of the Child in Contemporary Writing and Culture. By Ellen Pifer. Charlottesville: Univ. Press of...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 213–240.
Published: 01 June 2016
... subject of anti-English violence half a world away in order to lay claim to a global English identity. The essay compares the visual representation of that East Indian violence with a well-known image of violence in New England, John Underhill’s figure of the Mystic Fort massacre of the Pequot War...
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American Literature (1 September 2011) 83 (3): 509–545.
Published: 01 September 2011
... educational ideology. By elucidating how the image of the “Indian” functions as a shifting signifier in these photos, this essay offers insight into how educational institutions for black, white, and native students taught them to acquire different subject positions in the process of adopting U.S. citizenship...
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American Literature (1 March 2017) 89 (1): 57–89.
Published: 01 March 2017
... reproduction. Readers were able to write in to the magazine to adopt “dependent” children whose images and stories were featured in each issue. The essay suggests that these serialized images and “tragic histories” constructed a form of realism in which the Delineator ’s readers were invited to act as maternal...
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American Literature (1 March 2009) 81 (1): 93–125.
Published: 01 March 2009
... profoundly visual cultural moment, argued for a visual literacy that both denied the indexical power of white visual practices and embraced the power of the image to make injustice visible. Blackwood's analysis focuses on how texts by Frederick Douglass and Harriet Jacobs explore the representational...
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American Literature (1 March 2016) 88 (1): 31–65.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Lindsay Reckson This essay tracks the gesture of touching a button across a series of early twentieth-century photographic and literary texts, mapping the uneven shock and pleasure of electrified contact as it emerges under the body politic of Jim Crow. Examining William Vander Weyde's images of...