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American Literature (2001) 73 (4): 871–872.
Published: 01 December 2001
... as enjoyable and useful as those working with purely literary sources. David Holloway, University of Derby, United Kingdom No Mentor but Myself: Jack London on Writing and Writers, 2d. ed. Ed. Dale L. Walker and Jeanne Campbell Reesman. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 1999. xxii, 243 pp. Cloth...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (1): 199.
Published: 01 March 2000
... the Ghetto in 1898. Raised in London, England, and influenced by Russian and German literature, he became one of America’s most popular Yiddish poets Bravo for the attempt, and perhaps the original Yiddish version is livelier, 5995 AL 72:1...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (1): 91–117.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Marsha Orgeron Duke University Press 2003 Marsha Rethinking Authorship: Jack London and the Orgeron Motion Picture Industry 6815 AMERICAN LITERATURE / 75:1 / sheet 95 of 252 In the middle of June 1913, a person in New...
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Published: 01 June 2021
Figure 3 Engraving after Fanny Corbaux, “The Parted,” Forget Me Not (London: Ackermann and Company 1841), 156. Image credit: American Antiquarian Society Figure 3 Engraving after Fanny Corbaux, “The Parted,” Forget Me Not (London: Ackermann and Company 1841), 156. Image credit: American More
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American Literature (2003) 75 (2): 436–437.
Published: 01 June 2003
... at Urbana-Champaign Jack London’s Women. By Clarice Stasz. Amherst: Univ. of Massachusetts Press. 2001. xvi, 393 pp. $39.50. Taking as its subject London’s ‘‘Good JackBad Jack’’ relationships...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (1): 57–90.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Michael A. Chaney Chaney analyzes cartoons representing slaves and slavery from the British satirical periodical Punch, or the London Charivari to argue that African American readers such as Frederick Douglass engaged in an evolving role as readers, interpreters, and users of Punch 's iconographic...
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Published: 01 March 2021
Figure 2 Lithograph illustrating the relation of the human face to that of the eagle, c. 1827. Wellcome Library, London. Based on drawings by Charles Le Brun illustrating his c. 1670 lectures on the relationships between facial features and character traits. Figure 2 Lithograph illustrating More
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Published: 01 March 2021
and the arts of drawing, painting, and statuary . . . illustrated with seventeen plates (London: Sold by J. Hearne, 1821). Figure 1 Illustration of Petrus Camper’s theory of facial angles for drawing skulls and heads of monkeys, orangutans, Central Asians, and Angolan Africans. Engraved by Thomas Kirk c More
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American Literature (2003) 75 (2): 435–436.
Published: 01 June 2003
... of readers and authors. Stephanie Foote, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Jack London’s Women. By Clarice Stasz. Amherst: Univ. of Massachusetts Press. 2001. xvi...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (2): 213–240.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Underhill Pequot War Amboyna violence The story begins half a world away from America, some thirty years before it comes home to colonial New England. Reports and rumors began circulating in London and the Netherlands during the summer of 1624. The English and Dutch merchants on the lucrative spice...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (3): 521–552.
Published: 01 September 2000
... railroad in 1869. Capitalist centralization continued in London, Paris, and New York City, but geography was being restructured along oceanic path- ways of economic flux and cultural liquidity that were linking...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (2): 438–446.
Published: 01 June 2019
... marriage or formed same-sex relationships. London and the Making of Provincial Literature: Aesthetics and the Transatlantic Book Trade, 1800–1850 . By Joseph Rezek. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press. 2015. 286 pp. Cloth, $59.95. From Washington Irving to Maria Edgeworth and Sir Walter...
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American Literature (2007) 79 (1): 29–56.
Published: 01 March 2007
... been Jack London, who in his reports on the war for William Hearst developed another important attack on the notion of Japanese whiteness. It is likely that M.E.C. had London, a fellow San Franciscan, in mind; London’s war correspon- dence in the San Francisco Examiner and Collier’s magazine...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (4): 779–810.
Published: 01 December 2001
.... Garrison subsequently at- tended the International Antislavery Convention held in London in 1840 and returned to the country for a lecture tour in 1846. Indeed, de- spite various differences of opinion—notably over women antislavery delegates, to which the British were firmly opposed—Garrison...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (3): 485–516.
Published: 01 September 2002
... gathered for a banquet held at the Café Royal in London. They were celebrating the imminent opening of a memorial exhibition of the works of James McNeill Whistler, the Society’s first president, who had died a year and a half before. The Society was a respected group: its current president...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (4): 695–720.
Published: 01 December 2000
... a third contract: the business agreement between the Plymouth planters who settled the colony and the London merchants who provided the capital for their venture.8 Once this mercantile relationship is recognized...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (4): 882–890.
Published: 01 December 2018
... antilynching campaign, his role in the 1896 Plessy v. Ferguson case, and his creation of the pioneering, interracial National Citizen’s Rights Association. Jack London: A Writer’s Fight for a Better America . By Cecelia Tichi. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2015. 281 pp. Cloth, $34.95...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (4): 787–814.
Published: 01 December 2016
... much urban and industrial writing, naturalism devotes considerable attention to air’s appearance: the writings of Frank Norris, Stephen Crane, Theodore Dreiser, and Jack London are shot through with smoke, steam, fog, dust, and soot. Rather than focusing on visualizations of air pollution, however...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 489–518.
Published: 01 September 2010
... readers of the National Era, Littell’s Living Age, and the London Times.2 Acting in the wake of such accounts, citizens’ groups in the South not only presented Brooks with scores of gutta- percha canes, but they also seized on the substance itself as a semiotic relay between assault and debate...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (4): 815–839.
Published: 01 December 2018
... against persecution “passe current” among Christians. Writing in London in 1644, Williams was clearly referring to the upheavals caused by the Civil War. 7 But his rhetoric also courted another interpretation. His model of toleration was at odds with the bloody course of human history and would only...