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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 461–493.
Published: 01 September 2018
...R. J. Boutelle Abstract This article details how John Greenleaf Whittier accidentally assumed two different Cuban poets of color (Juan Francisco Manzano and Plácido) were one and the same person, resulting in an unwittingly combinatory sketch of “Juan Placido.” The resulting syncretic personage in...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 527–554.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Jake Mattox According to his 1868 biography, in 1852 Martin Delany had been elected mayor of the Nicaraguan town of San Juan del Norte, a port attracting gold rush travelers, international capitalists, canal engineers, Miskito Indians, free African Americans, and British subjects. This claim was...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 591–626.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Paul Nadal Abstract This essay recovers a once celebrated but now forgotten Filipino novel in English, Juan Cabreros Laya’s His Native Soil ( 1941 ), which marked the emergence of realism during the Philippine Commonwealth’s slow, decade-long transition to independence from the United States...
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American Literature (1 September 2016) 88 (3): 645–647.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., critical, and informational texture. Key poets are Martín Espada, Juan Felipe Herrera, Victor Hernández Cruz, and Roberto Bolaño, whose epigraphs not only head various chapters but whose poems and poetry activities are visited and revisited in several chapters in shifting contexts. This kind of cross...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 361–389.
Published: 01 June 2016
... contemporary US Latin@ writers producing these chronicles includes Rubén Martínez, Juan González, Héctor Tobar, Luis Alberto Urrea, Sonia Nazario, Daniel Hernandez, Francisco Goldman, Daniel Alarcón, Mirta Ojito, and Alfredo Corchado. Recognizing and attending to the primary features of their work allows us to...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 859–867.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Review Essay 863 with Juan Rulfo’s Pedro Páramo in an effort to contribute to ‘‘inter- American literary studies’’ (7). Each pair of novels is united by similar thematic designs and a display of narrative techniques related to Euro- American modernism. Faulkner’s and Vargas Llosa’s texts derive from...
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American Literature (1 September 2013) 85 (3): 563–589.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Americans: Leadership, Ideology, and Identity, 1930-1960 . New Haven : Yale Univ. Press . Gómez-Quiñones Juan . 1973 . “ Plan de San Diego Reviewed .” In Chicano: The Evolution of a People , edited by Rosaldo Renato Calvert Robert A. Seligmann Gustav L. , 123 – 27 . Minneapolis...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 843–866.
Published: 01 December 2000
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 821–845.
Published: 01 December 2006
... as ‘‘the most per- fect picture of Cuban slavery that has ever been given to the world Juan Francisco Manzano’s Life and Poems of a Cuban Slave (1840) was written at the request of the British abolitionist Richard Robert Madden, who arrived in Cuba in 1835 as Superintendent of Liberated Africans...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 361–386.
Published: 01 June 2009
... them. The epistemological focus proposed here will, I hope, begin to address oversimplified dismissals of essentialism and in the process respond to the call by E. San Juan Jr. in Racism and Cultural Studies: Critiques of Multiculturalist Ideology and Politics of Difference (2002) to reassess...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 463–494.
Published: 01 September 2000
... grotesque within the tradition of testimonio as well as that of satire.28 Within the recent flurry of criticism on testimonio, the most important statement for understanding Acosta’s work is Juan Duchesne Win- ter’s Narraciones...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 899–907.
Published: 01 December 2000
... Stratton, Jenny Sharpe, E. San Juan Jr., and David Prochaska investigate the topics of law and public policy, immigration, hip-hop culture, and the writing of William Apess. Reading under the Sign of Nature...
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American Literature (1 June 2018) 90 (2): 439–448.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Fernández L’Hoeste’s essay on Baldo ), and the political cartoon (Juan Poblete’s essay on the cartoons of Lalo Alcaraz). The picture of Latina/o comics that appears in Graphic Borders is a bright one, with recent growth in production and audience showing no signs of stopping. Even while celebrating these...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 603–605.
Published: 01 September 2004
... frontier movement. For Davis, as for Kaplan, the climactic moment is Cuba, the charge up San Juan Hill. Seelye also fixes on much of Davis’s journalism as well as some stories and two novels, Captain Macklin and Soldiers of Fortune (both 1916). Thus, War Games accomplishes a familiar task: reclaiming...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 605–607.
Published: 01 September 2004
... frontier movement. For Davis, as for Kaplan, the climactic moment is Cuba, the charge up San Juan Hill. Seelye also fixes on much of Davis’s journalism as well as some stories and two novels, Captain Macklin and Soldiers of Fortune (both 1916). Thus, War Games accomplishes a familiar task: reclaiming...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 608–610.
Published: 01 September 2004
...) within the historical moments of expansionist overseas military adven- tures and as a continuation of the western frontier movement. For Davis, as for Kaplan, the climactic moment is Cuba, the charge up San Juan Hill. Seelye also fixes on much of Davis’s journalism as well as some stories and two...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 610–612.
Published: 01 September 2004
... up San Juan Hill. Seelye also fixes on much of Davis’s journalism as well as some stories and two novels, Captain Macklin and Soldiers of Fortune (both 1916). Thus, War Games accomplishes a familiar task: reclaiming the reputation of a once famous writ- ing life—think Fitzgerald or Hemingway—by...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 612–615.
Published: 01 September 2004
... up San Juan Hill. Seelye also fixes on much of Davis’s journalism as well as some stories and two novels, Captain Macklin and Soldiers of Fortune (both 1916). Thus, War Games accomplishes a familiar task: reclaiming the reputation of a once famous writ- ing life—think Fitzgerald or Hemingway—by...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 615–617.
Published: 01 September 2004
... up San Juan Hill. Seelye also fixes on much of Davis’s journalism as well as some stories and two novels, Captain Macklin and Soldiers of Fortune (both 1916). Thus, War Games accomplishes a familiar task: reclaiming the reputation of a once famous writ- ing life—think Fitzgerald or Hemingway—by...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 617–619.
Published: 01 September 2004
... frontier movement. For Davis, as for Kaplan, the climactic moment is Cuba, the charge up San Juan Hill. Seelye also fixes on much of Davis’s journalism as well as some stories and two novels, Captain Macklin and Soldiers of Fortune (both 1916). Thus, War Games accomplishes a familiar task: reclaiming...