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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 721–750.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Laura H. Korobkin Duke University Press 2000 Laura H. Murder by Madman: Criminal Responsibility, Korobkin Law, and Judgment in Wieland 6218 American Literature 72:4 / sheet 31 of238 At a critical moment in Charles...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 339–364.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Laura Doyle Duke University Press 2001 Laura The Body against Itself in Faulkner’s Doyle Phenomenology of Race 6363 AMERICAN LITERATURE 73:2 / sheet 113 of 232 Civilwarwithinthebodyofthenation:aliving...
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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 333–360.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Laura H. Korobkin This essay challenges received readings of William Dean Howells’s A Modern Instance and well-established critical assumptions that associate his realist project with public male legal discourse and define it strongly against presumptively feminine rhetorical strategies like...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 433–454.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Laura Zebuhr Based on archival research done at the Library Company of Philadelphia, this essay offers an interpretation of original and popular verses that appear in nineteenth-century friendship albums. It argues that the verses engage a long-standing conversation about the nature of friendship...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 709–737.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Laura R. Fisher Racial uplift emerged in the aftermath of Reconstruction as a powerful philosophy of social advancement for African Americans subject to the absolute subordination and disfranchisement of Jim Crow, and it found its greatest institutional expression in the African American college...
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American Literature (1 March 2015) 87 (1): 190–192.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Laura Henigman Miraculous Plagues: An Epidemiology of Early New England Narrative . By Silva Cristobal . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2011 . xii , 239 pp. Cloth , $74.00 . The Science of the Soul in Colonial New England . By Rivett Sarah . Chapel Hill : Univ. of...
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American Literature (1 September 2011) 83 (3): 670–673.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Lauren Coats; Laura Jones Acts of Narrative Resistance: Women's Autobiographical Writings in the Americas . By Beard Laura J. . Charlottesville : Univ. of Virginia Press . 2009 . xiii, 199 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $21.50 . Continental Divides: Remapping the Cultures of North...
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 357–387.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Laura Lomas Duke University Press 2006 Laura ‘‘The War Cut Out My Tongue Lomas Domestic Violence, Foreign Wars, and Translation in Demetria Martínez We always had a hard time getting the Atlacatl soldiers to take prisoners...
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American Literature (1 June 2002) 74 (2): 403–405.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Laura Henigman By Rebecca Ann Bach. New York: Palgrave. 2000. xiv, 290 pp. $49.95. By Patricia Crain. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2000. xiii, 315 pp. $45.00. By Gillian Brown. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2001. 237 pp. $52.50. 2002 Reviews Colonial...
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American Literature (1 June 2002) 74 (2): 418–419.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Laura Doyle By Karen Jacobs. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell Univ. Press. 2001. viii, 311 pp. Cloth, $45.00; paper, $19.95. 2002 Reviews Colonial Transformations: The Cultural Production of the New Atlantic World, 1580– 1640. By Rebecca Ann Bach. New York: Palgrave. 2000. xiv, 290 pp. $49.95...
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American Literature (1 June 2013) 85 (2): 404–407.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Laura Henigman Missionary Positions: Evangelicalism and Empire in American Fiction . By Tricomi Albert H. . Gainesville : Univ. Press of Florida . 2011 . xii, 263 pp. $74.95 . Religious Liberties: Anti-Catholicism and Liberal Democracy in Nineteenth-Century US Literature and...
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American Literature (1 September 2005) 77 (3): 541–561.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Laura Arnold Leibman Duke University Press 2005 Laura A Bridge of Difference: Arnold Sherman Alexie and the Politics of Mourning Leibman In Sherman Alexie’s fourth poetry collection, The Summer of Black Widows (1996), the ‘‘abandoned uranium mine’’ on...
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 243–273.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Laura Doyle Duke University Press 2007 Laura ​“A” for Atlantic: Doyle The Colonizing Force of Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter In The Scarlet Letter, colonization just happens or, more accurately, has just happened. We might recall, by...
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American Literature (1 March 2007) 79 (1): 177–178.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Laura Henigman Duke University Press 2007 New England's Crises and Cultural Memory: Literature, Politics, History, Religion, 1620-1860 . By John McWilliams. Cambridge, Eng.: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2004. xii, 366 pp. $ 75.00. Book Reviews New England’s Crises and Cultural...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Laura L. Mielke This essay claims that antebellum theatrical star Edwin Forrest registered the era’s investment in oratorical eloquence and anxiety concerning the potentially incendiary nature of free expression in a democracy marked by economic and racial inequality. Forrest’s July 4, 1838, speech...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 241–267.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Laura Soderberg Abstract The publication history of Clotel , which was rewritten and rereleased three times in twenty-five years, puts considerable strain on conventional readings of sentimental activism’s focus on the exceptional individual and private resolution. In the patterns of repetition and...
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American Literature (1 December 2007) 79 (4): 903.
Published: 01 December 2007
... 2007 Erratum Erratum for Laura Doyle, “‘A’ for Atlantic: The Colonizing Force of Haw- thorne’s The Scarlet Letter,” American Literature 79 ( June 2007): 243–73. On page 246, the paragraph discussing the Society for Antiquaries contains a reference to the Magna Carta that should read...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 553–575.
Published: 01 September 2007
... This complaint might seem to speak for itself, yet when Hurston’s concern about represent­tions of African American affect is pondered in terms of “mutual dependencies,” the protagonist of “Con- science,” Laura Lee Kimble, starts to look like Hurston’s attempt to elucidate the “good Negro...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 869–892.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Citizenship: Traumatic Enjoyment and Asian American Literature by Juliana Chang, 203–5. Fisher, Laura R. “Head and Hands Together: Booker T. Washington’s Voca- tional Realism,” 709–37. Fox, Claire. Review: A World Not to Come: A History of Latino Writing and Print Culture by Raúl Coronado...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 424–425.
Published: 01 June 2001
...James Applewhite By Laura Quinney. Charlottesville: Univ. Press of Virginia. 1999. xvii, 200 pp. $30.00. 2001 424 American Literature complexity that most accounts of these ‘‘marginal’’ modernists surrender in...