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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 405–408.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Linda Margarita Greenberg Borderlands Saints: Secular Sanctity in Chicano/a and Mexican Culture . By Martín Desirée A. . New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers Univ. Press . 2014 . x , 254 pp. Cloth , $85.00 ; paper , $28.95 . Domestic Negotiations: Gender, Nation, and Self-Fashioning...
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American Literature (1 June 2000) 72 (2): 429–430.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Linda Tate By Emily Toth. Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi. 1999. xxii, 290 pp. Cloth, $45.00; paper, $18.00. 2000 Reviews 6059 American Literature 72:2 / sheet 179 of223 Providence Tales and the Birth of American Literature. By James D. Hartman...
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American Literature (1 March 2000) 72 (1): 208–209.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Linda Hamalian By Caren Irr. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 1998. ix, 293 pp. Cloth,$54.95; paper, $18.95. 2000 Book Reviews 5995 AL 72:1 / sheet 185 of 246 Authorizing Experience: Refigurations of the Body Politic in...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 160–161.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Linda Williams By Jane Gaines. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2001. xvi, 359 pp. Cloth,$49.00; paper, $19.00. 2002 Book Reviews Coming into Communion: Pastoral Dialogues in Colonial New England. By Laura Henigman. Albany: State Univ. of New York Press. 1999. xi, 234 pp. Cloth...
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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 661–663.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Linda Wagner-Martin By Delia Caparoso Konzett. New York: Palgrave. 2002. xiv, 202 pp.$55.00. By Sharon L. Jones. Westport, Conn.: Praeger. 2002. ix, 159 pp. $62.95. 2003 Book Reviews 661...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 277–309.
Published: 01 June 2001
... abolitionist narratives, Jacobs demonstrates through the characterization of her autobio- graphical protagonist, Linda Brent, that she understood exactly how conditions of industrial modernization had politicized women’s...
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American Literature (1 March 2009) 81 (1): 7–34.
Published: 01 March 2009
... conflicts between the desires of slave petitioners and those who sought to be their antislavery “bene- factors” are perhaps best illustrated in the sensationalized events surrounding the 1848 Massachusetts Supreme Court case of another transiting slave: Catharine Linda v. Erasmus D...
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American Literature (1 December 2010) 82 (4): 701–724.
Published: 01 December 2010
... an active participant in this progressive history. Printed neatly on the table of contents, “Harriet Jacobs”—not “Linda Brent”— fulfills the “contractual function” so central to autobiographies and completes the referential circle of authorship.19 A proper name, in essence a...
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American Literature (1 March 2012) 84 (1): 231–232.
Published: 01 March 2012
... © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Announcements 2011 Jay B. Hubbell Medal Linda Wagner-Martin, Frank Borden Hanes Professor of English and Com- parative Literature at the University of North Carolina, was awarded the 2011 Jay B. Hubbell Medal. The annual award, named for the...
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American Literature (1 March 2009) 81 (1): 65–92.
Published: 01 March 2009
... in prison.13 The second situation is that of Harriet Jacobs, whose experiences of her owner’s sexual harassment in North Carolina cul- minated in the publication of her famous 1861 slave narrative, Inci- dents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Written by Herself. The author, por- trayed as Linda...
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American Literature (1 March 2009) 81 (1): 93–125.
Published: 01 March 2009
... “Linda Brent,” Jacobs makes a number of key changes: $300 REWARD! Ran away from the subscriber, an intelligent, bright, mulatto girl, named Linda, 21 years of age. Five feet four inches high. Dark eyes, and black hair inclined to curl; but it can be made straight. Has a decayed...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 821–824.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Erin A. Smith Emily Dickinson and the Religious Imagination . By Freedman Linda . New York : Cambridge Univ. Press . 2011 . x, 210 pp . $90.00 . Uncertain Chances: Science, Skepticism, and Belief in Nineteenth-Century American Literature . By Lee Maurice S. . New York...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 819–821.
Published: 01 December 2013
... who counts as an American and what constitutes a national literature forged out of war in the first place. Jesse Alemán, University of New Mexico DOI 10.1215/00029831-2296704 Emily Dickinson and the Religious Imagination. By Linda Freedman. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2011. x...
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American Literature (1 September 2016) 88 (3): 645–647.
Published: 01 September 2016
... mediators, McGlennen offers indispensable readings of the poetry of, among others, Kimberly Blaeser, Diane Glancy, Luci Tapahonso, Elizabeth Woody, Lenore Keeshig-Tobias, Linda Hogan and dg nanouk okpik—some of whom have attracted previous scholarly attention, but certainly not enough, and not in this net...
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American Literature (1 September 2016) 88 (3): 648–650.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., and to typical deployments of textual versus visual culture. It counters the largely white masculine aesthetic Linda Kinnahan and Romana Huk have found to dominate avant-garde experimentalist modes, even as it resists mass culture’s standardizing impact on the collective American imagination in the...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 408–410.
Published: 01 June 2015
... (1999) and the evolving figurations of the child and the authorial “I” in Cisneros’s The House on Mango Street and Caramelo (2002) are particularly compelling. Linda Margarita Greenberg, California State University, Los Angeles DOI 10.1215/00029831-2886271 Antarctica in Fiction: Imaginative...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 410–413.
Published: 01 June 2015
... readings of the quite different works of Le Ly Hayslip and Linda Lê to chapter 3’s investigation of the translations of Duong Thu Huong’s Paradise of the Blind (1993), Duong shows the ways in which writing might mean and, indeed, be produced dif- ferently through separate if sometimes overlapping...
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American Literature (1 March 2013) 85 (1): 93–119.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Medical Nightmare . Berkeley and Los Angeles : Univ. of California Press . Byrd Michael W. Clayton Linda A. . 2000 . A Medical History of African Americans and the Problem of Race . Vol. 1 . An American Health Dilemma . New York : Routledge . Carby Hazel . 1992 . “ Policing...
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American Literature (1 September 2016) 88 (3): 655–659.
Published: 01 September 2016
...), William Faulkner’s A Fable (1954), Ellen La Motte’s short stories, and the literature of the Iraq war. Maya Angelou: Adventurous Spirit . By Linda Wagner-Martin. New York: Bloomsbury. 2016. xvi, 245 pp. Cloth, $80.00; paper, $24.95; e-book, $21.99. Combining biography and literary criticism...
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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 663–665.
Published: 01 September 2003
... emphatic positive answers. Linda Wagner-Martin, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill 6903 AMERICAN LITERATURE / 75:3 / sheet 179 of 209 Red Matters: Native American Studies. By Arnold Krupat. Philadelphia...