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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 883–884.
Published: 01 December 2000
... in Jane Rule’s Fiction.By Marilyn R. Schuster. New York: New York Univ. Press. 1999. xv, 269 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $20.00. Marilyn Schuster’s Passionate Communities: Reading Lesbian Resistance in...
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American Literature (1 September 2010) 82 (3): 583–610.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Gregg Mitman describe as “community” ecology. Later, postwar urbanists such as Jane Jacobs would draw on the authority of community ecology to reckon with the physical and social transformations then being carried out within New York City's urban renewal programs. Offering scientific evidence of...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 415–418.
Published: 01 June 2016
... the Making of an Interracial Left . By Battat Erin Royston . Chapel Hill : Univ. of North Carolina Press . 2014 . xv, 233 pp. Paper , $32.95 ; e-book, $25.99 . Writing through Jane Crow: Race and Gender Politics in African American Literature . By Hardison Ayesha K...
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American Literature (1 March 2000) 72 (1): 211–212.
Published: 01 March 2000
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 871–873.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Jane F. Thrailkill © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 Embodying American Slavery in Contemporary Culture . By Lisa Woolfork. Urbana: Univ. of Illinois Press. 2009. xi, 233 pp. $40.00. Worldly Acts and Sentient Things: The Persistence of Agency from Stein to DeLillo . By...
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American Literature (1 September 2010) 82 (3): 637–639.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Jane F. Thrailkill © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Aesthetic Materialism: Electricity and American Romanticism . By Paul Gilmore. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2008. viii, 242 pp. $60.00. Passions for Nature: Nineteenth-Century America's Aesthetics of...
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American Literature (1 September 2014) 86 (3): 633–636.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Jane Anna Gordon The Oracle and the Curse: A Poetics of Justice from the Revolution to the Civil War . By Smith Caleb . 2013 . Cambridge : Harvard Univ. Press . xiii , 264 pp. Cloth , $35.00 ; e-book , $35.00 . Each Hour Redeem: Time and Justice in African American...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 882–883.
Published: 01 December 2000
... in Jane Rule’s Fiction.By Marilyn R. Schuster. New York: New York Univ. Press. 1999. xv, 269 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $20.00. Marilyn Schuster’s Passionate Communities: Reading Lesbian Resistance in...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 305–329.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., Tarzan rescues Jane from a forest fire in northern Wisconsin by “swinging with the speed of a squirrel” through “the waving foliage of the for- est,” apparently scooping her up and carrying her to safety (TA, 381). This scene is so physically implausible that it has never been filmed. After all...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 884–885.
Published: 01 December 2000
..., and Biddy Martin. This methodology of eclecticism positions Schuster’s book 6218 American Literature 72:4 / sheet 194 of238 somewhere between the academic and the popular, in a middle territory, as she might argue, like the location of Jane Rule’s fiction...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 630–632.
Published: 01 September 2015
... reconfiguration of literature’s key concepts. Jane Johnston Schoolcraft, “a mixed blood Ojibwe woman,” pro- duced texts that “enact and commemorate Ojibwe cultural practices,” illus- trating what Rohrbach argues is “a parallactic view of our contemporary struggles to reckon with multimodal digital culture...
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American Literature (1 June 2000) 72 (2): 387–416.
Published: 01 June 2000
... Hebrew Bible). The novel employs virtually all of its characters as narrators: John Christopher Snowdon, the family patriarch; Camille, John Christo- pher’s wife and the mother of their three daughters; Cynthia Jane...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 215–217.
Published: 01 March 2002
... editors Jane Gaines (Duke University) and Tyler Curtain (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill) invite submissions for a special issue of American Literature that will move outward from these two moments to consider the material-representational technologies that make 216 American Literature...
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American Literature (1 September 2002) 74 (3): 703–704.
Published: 01 September 2002
...; Mia Bay, Department of History, Rutgers University, 16 Seminary Place, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901; Jane Dailey, Johns Hopkins Univer- sity, 3400 North Charles Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21218; Christopher R. Reed, Graduate History Program, School of Liberal Studies, Roosevelt Univer- sity...
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American Literature (1 March 2004) 76 (1): 217–219.
Published: 01 March 2004
... abstract should also be included. Submissions must be received by 30 November 2004 and may be mailed to Jane McCone, Director; Center for Mark Twain Studies; One Park Place; Elmira, New York 14901. Call for Nominations: Modern Language Association Book Publication Prizes The Modern Language...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 190–191.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Blood Talk is an original book, Susan Gillman owes a theoretical debt to Jane Tompkins, for Blood Talk might be seen as the Sensational Designs of race. Where Tompkins looks at sentimental fiction, downplaying the ‘‘But is it any good school of criticism in favor of the idea of ‘‘cultural work Gill...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 31–60.
Published: 01 March 2003
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American Literature (1 September 2016) 88 (3): 638–640.
Published: 01 September 2016
... be seen together. Some specific elements of the revision involve attention to doctrinal differences. Where Ann Douglas once saw the erosion of religious doctrine within sentimental formulations as damaging and Jane Tompkins promoted sentimentality as egalitarian and ecumenical, Stokes proposes to...
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American Literature (1 December 2017) 89 (4): 889–891.
Published: 01 December 2017
... autobiographies” (16) of Charles Eastman, Abraham Cahan, W. E. B. Du Bois, Jane Addams, Emma Goldman, and others and maps onto their work Joseph Slaughter’s typology of the bildungsroman to understand complex narrative responses to social institutions. The Autobiography of Citizenship: Assimilation and...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 224–226.
Published: 01 March 2019
... heritage” (200), one wishes Morson had extended his argument on “thoughts” to other authors of lineage. Both Morson and Letzler share the problem of lineage, especially as it relates to gender. Just a handful of female authors—Jane Austen, George Eliot, Dorothy Parker, Virginia Woolf (only in her praise...