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American Literature (2020) 92 (1): 61–89.
Published: 01 March 2020
... but also reveals the interdependence of literary description and extraliterary genres like the FSA. Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 slavery personhood racism Scattered throughout colonial and antebellum newspapers, from New York and Pennsylvania to Arkansas and Texas...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (4): 799–807.
Published: 01 December 2020
... lens of pandemic, the overstory of Powers’s novel is the networks of interdependency that have put the world in grave danger and that gesture to an uncertain future. Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 care Richard Powers interdependency pandemic environment The best care is...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 204–205.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Native American literary texts, including her own’’ (57). Pulitano levels a similar criticism at Womack, sug- gesting that his call for a tribally centered criticism ‘‘amounts to a dismissal of the mutual interdependencies that more than five hundred years of history have thrust on the American...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (2): 405–407.
Published: 01 June 2016
... the interdependence of media in the specific media ecologies activated in contemporary fiction, Punday claims, provides insight into the social structures connecting them. ...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (1): 227–229.
Published: 01 March 2019
... premised on modeling or simulation either (155). Instead, they are about access and actual connection. Here, “network games” (including Between and Journey ) prompt player awareness of interdependencies (178). And yet these games rely on quasi-anonymous interactions. Participatory aesthetics slow down...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (2): 420–422.
Published: 01 June 2019
...). Crain’s book tells this history of the mutual constitution and interdependence of two key concepts of what it means to be modern—“literacy” and “childhood”—over the course of the long nineteenth century. Like any great book or lively child, Reading Children resists distillation. Broadly speaking, it...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (4): 809–812.
Published: 01 December 2020
... discourse, reformulating traditional concerns with social interdependency in ways hospitable to the emerging capitalist wage system” (14). Drawing on Fredric Jameson’s dialogic framework in his The Political Unconscious (1981), Merish works not just to reposition literature by working women, but also, at...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (4): 895–897.
Published: 01 December 2003
... ‘‘expresses the founders’ interdependent beliefs in a legal system grounded in virtue and sanctioned by the citizenry’s moral sense’’ (63). As well as exploding the assumption of separate spheres Tseng 2003.11.19 09:33...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (4): 839–841.
Published: 01 December 2014
... today confront 840  American Literature “their interdependence, perhaps even their mortality” (8). Sachs pays special attention to “middle landscapes” such as cemeteries and parks, where nature and culture were thoroughly entwined in processes of decay and regenera- tion, often in urban...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 583–610.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Richard Wright, James T. Ferrell, and Nelson Algren.5 The type of urban ecology flagged by Carson’s decade-long rela- tionship with the New Yorker, however, is rooted in theories of social interdependence—concepts central to a phase of the rapidly expand- ing scientific field that...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (4): 681–688.
Published: 01 December 2020
... forum’s final essay, Rachel Adams begins from how crises such as a pandemic make visible the “fragile webs of interdependency that bind us unevenly to one another,” to meditate on the care networks that sustain us and the need—and opportunity—to rewrite our narratives of care in ways that embrace rather...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (2): 381–408.
Published: 01 June 2012
... ecological processes. Through an analysis of The Echo Maker, this essay argues that experiments with affect are integral to conceptual- izing the troubled interdependence of the individual body and large-­ scale environmental change. I contend that we cannot understand environmentality in the...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (4): 841–854.
Published: 01 December 2018
... illuminate what Farrell means by embracing a “disgust-oriented conception of embodiment.” Furthermore, Indigenous peoples regarded identity as collective and interdependent rather than individual and discreet. As Joanna Brooks ( 2006 ) says about Occom’s fifty-year practice of journal keeping, “Identity can...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 339–364.
Published: 01 June 2001
... between the dietitian and Joe indicates the interdependence of sexual and racial ideologies: one order depends on and ‘‘calls out’’ the other.11 Infact,theorderintowhichJoeisnowbeinginterpellatedhas already so fully taken up...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 553–581.
Published: 01 September 2010
... expansion of the person disclosing the mystical bonds of a national interdependency. “Men and women, because of it,” Bailey pronounces, “were finding in them- selves something which could suffer for others, something in them- selves which could sacrifice, something which went beyond body...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (2): 333–361.
Published: 01 June 2013
... intimacy of Franklin D. Roosevelt’s fireside chats, the solidarity central to revolutionary politics, and the self-descriptive mandate of the American Guide series all sought to salve the trauma of the Depression by fostering a sense of mutual sup- port and interdependence. As one critic suggests...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (3): 489–516.
Published: 01 September 2015
... plants and people provides her with a model for human relations. Applied to the political realm, this logic nullifies the idea of “natural” difference between the races. To identify with “a plant life, a plant appre- ciation” is to understand the connectivity and interdependency of all beings...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 681–708.
Published: 01 December 2015
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 209–224.
Published: 01 March 2005
... always been in- herent in the definitions of American and British poetic traditions. Concen- trating on the common influences and interdependence of these traditions (especially through authors like Eliot and Auden who blurred these bor- ders most explicitly), this volume attempts to construct a...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (4): 835–837.
Published: 01 December 2010
... writing, including those by John Steinbeck and Ed Ricketts, Rachel Carson, John Haines, Barry Lopez, and Terry Tempest Wil- liams. All of these texts seek to foster a sense of ecological interdependence that for Browne is inseparable from democracy as a political form. Dismissing critics who...