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American Literature (1 September 2001) 73 (3): 667–668.
Published: 01 September 2001
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 210–211.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Assimilation and Resistance: Helen Hunt Jackson, Sarah Winnemucca, and Victoria Howard. By Siobhan Senier. Norman: Univ. of Oklahoma Press. 2001. xvi, 256 pp. $29.95. Contemporary Jewish American Writers and...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 687–717.
Published: 01 December 2009
... differentiated restrictions on vagrancy also connect Huckleberry Finn to a range of literary intertexts, including Twain's own Tom Sawyer and “Goldsmith's Friend Abroad Again.” In “Three Vagabonds of Trinidad,” Bret Harte revises the Jackson's Island episode of Huckleberry Finn by presenting a provisional...
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American Literature (1 June 2000) 72 (2): 321–355.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Lawrence P. Jackson Duke University Press 2000 Lawrence P. The Birth of the Critic: The LiteraryFriendship Jackson of Ralph Ellison and Richard Wright 6059 American Literature 72:2 / sheet 83 of223 Three years following the 1960 death of Richard...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 681–708.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Holly Jackson This essay aims to restore the vital intellectual and political movement of free love to the study of American literature and culture, offering a brief overview of its major currents and analyzing three examples from a neglected archive of free-love novels, Mary Gove Nichols's Mary...
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American Literature (1 June 2003) 75 (2): 462–464.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Lawrence P. Jackson By Horace Porter. Iowa City: Univ. of Iowa Press. 2001. 168 pp. $29.95. By A. Yemisi Jimoh. 2002. viii, 284 pp. $30.00. 2003 462 American Literature history drives the production of gay culture’s textual artifacts, he carefully...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 333–359.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Karen Jackson Ford Ford's essay investigates the post–World War II haiku boom in the United States with particular attention to how haiku has served different projects of national identity. These diverse projects share an inclination to respond in haiku to the United States' troubled history of...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 205.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Literature Section of the MLA to Geoffrey Sanborn, Bard College, for ‘‘Whence Come You, Queequeg (June, 227–57). Members of the judging committee were Michael Kreyling, Vanderbilt University (Chair); Wayne Franklin, Northeastern University; and Virginia Jackson, New York University. ...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 225.
Published: 01 March 2005
... MLA to Cherene Sherrard-Johnson, University of Wis- consin, Madison, for A Plea for Color’: Nella Larson’s Iconography of the Mulatta’’ (December, 833–69). Members of the judging committee were Tim Morris, University of Texas at Arlington (Chair); Cassan- dra Jackson, College of New Jersey; and...
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American Literature (1 March 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 in this study is...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 830–833.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Monica Huerta American Blood: The Ends of the Family in American Literature, 1850–1900 . By Jackson Holly . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2014 . x , 201 pp. $65.00 . Until Choice Do Us Part: Marriage Reform in the Progressive Era . Eby Clare Virginia . Chicago : Univ. of...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 824–826.
Published: 01 December 2013
..., her book is a gaunt- let thrown down in front of Dickinson’s Misery (Princeton Univ. Press, 2005), Virginia Jackson’s influential argument that Dickinson is not a lyric poet and that generations of readers approaching her that way have dramatically mis- read what she in fact wrote. A lyric...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 432–433.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Veronica Makowsky By Michael Kreyling. Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi. 1998. xviii, 200 pp. Cloth, $45.00; paper, $17.00. 2001 432 American Literature erences to ‘‘your compatriot S. K (Kierkegaard) and what Percy calls ‘‘my...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 196–198.
Published: 01 March 2005
...D. Quentin Miller By William Beverly. Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi. 2003. xvii, 236 pp. $40.00. By John Houchin. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2003. ix, 332 pp.$60.00. 2005 196 American Literature well detailed and ideologies labeled and defined, but little of Faulkner emerges from...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 200–202.
Published: 01 March 2005
... 1992. Jackson briefly discusses Bouci- cault’s The Octoroon but mistakenly calls George Peyton Zoe’s husband, which he never was in American productions because of the antimiscegenation laws at the time. This play, and the dramatists mentioned, reveals Jackson’s con- cern with racism (and homophobia...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 869–892.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Blood: The Ends of the Family in American Literature, 1850–1900 by Holly Jackson; Until Choice Do Us Part: Marriage Reform in the Progressive Era by Clare Virginia Eby; Uncoupling American Empire: Cultural Politics of Deviance and Unequal Difference, 1890–1910 by Yu-Fang Cho, 830–33...
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 355–377.
Published: 01 June 2017
... remained silent” [ 2003 , 68]), rewritten again in John Jea’s 1811 and Rebecca Cox Jackson’s 1831 autobiographies, among others. The talking book speaks one message: the slave holds the book to his ear, it does not speak, and he remains a slave. But were the book, by some miracle, to speak, he would be...
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 415–417.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Martha Nell Smith Duke University Press 2007 Dickinson's Misery: A Theory of Lyric Reading . By Virginia Jackson. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton Univ. Press. 2005. xvii, 298 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $19.95. Measures of Possibility: Emily Dickinson's Manuscripts . By Domhnall Mitchell. Amherst: Univ...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 663–673.
Published: 01 September 2006
.... Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi. 2005. xxvii, 216 pp. Cloth, $50.00; paper, $20.00. This volume of DuBois’s writings on Asia, apparently a lifelong obsession, will likely serve as an important resource for scholars interested in DuBois’s inter- nationalism and his commitment to addressing the...
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 413–415.
Published: 01 June 2007
... politics on the basis of that shared unknowability. Ivy Schweitzer, Dartmouth College DOI 10.1215/00029831-2007-007 Dickinson’s Misery: A Theory of Lyric Reading. By Virginia Jackson. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton Univ. Press. 2005. xvii, 298 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $19.95. Measures of...