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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 198-201.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Dana D. Nelson © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Jolly Fellows: Male Milieus in Nineteenth-Century America. By Richard Stott. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press. 2009. 376 pp. $55.00. Paper Money Men: Commerce, Manhood, and the Sensational Public Sphere in Antebellum...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (4): 894-897.
Published: 01 December 2006
...; paper, $24.50. Writing Manhood in Black and Yellow: Ralph Ellison, Frank Chin, and the Literary Politics of Identity . By Daniel Y. Kim. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2005. xxviii, 286 pp. Cloth, $50.00; paper, $19.95. Wounded Hearts: Masculinity, Law, and Literature in...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (3): 527-554.
Published: 01 September 2008
... the nation's attempt to forget its own shameful dependency on chattel slave labor. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Susan Impostors of Freedom: Zieger Southern White Manhood, Hypodermic Morphine, and E. P. Roe’s Without a Home A drunken...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (1): 203-205.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Candice M. Jenkins © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 Breaking the Silence: Toward a Black Male Feminist Criticism . By David Ikard. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2007. xiv, 191 pp. $35.00. Our Living Manhood: Literature, Black Power, and Masculine Ideology . By...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (3): 624-626.
Published: 01 September 2004
... soldier and connected race, manhood, nation, and empire. In a chapter packed with iconic and unnoticed figures alike, Kaplan quotes Davis’s famous description of Theodore Roosevelt leading his rough riders, then analyzes the nearly obscured presence of African American soldiers in...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (1): 59-86.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Matthew Gartner Duke University Press 2000 Matthew Becoming Longfellow:Work, Manhood, Gartner and Poetry 5995 AL 72:1 / sheet 63 of 246 Longfellow’s invention of himself as a...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (1): 221-222.
Published: 01 March 2000
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American Literature (2000) 72 (4): 891-892.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Dennis Berthold By Katherine V. Snyder. Cambridge, Eng.: Cambridge Univ. Press. 1999. x,285 pp. $59.95. 2000 Book Reviews 891 Bachelors, Manhood, and the Novel, 1850–1925...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (1): 201-203.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Book Reviews 201 Black Manhood in James Baldwin, Ernest J. Gaines, and August Wilson. By Keith Clark. Urbana: Univ. of Illinois Press. 2002. x, 164 pp. $34.95. The Origins of African American Literature...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (4): 811-839.
Published: 01 December 2019
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American Literature (2006) 78 (2): 293-323.
Published: 01 June 2006
... the category of manhood. Scholars have attended in particular to the vari- ously conflicted constructions of masculinity among male modernists in an effort to render more nuanced our understanding of male mod- ernists’ gender politics. Perhaps the most striking example of this new emphasis is the...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 188-189.
Published: 01 March 2005
... ideas about American manhood from Roderick Hudson to The Golden Bowl, positing this ‘‘vexed question of masculinity’’ (2) less as one of increasing doubt and unease and more as an escalating embrace of the ‘‘tensionbetween being and performance’’ (173). Person claims that a]s he reads and writes...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (3): 497-524.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Manhood’’ in the Woman’s Journal. Here again he raised concerns about ‘‘public morals And repeat- ingachargehemadeinhisNation review,heassertedthatWhit- man’s Drum-Taps rang ‘‘hollow since the poet, despite his suppos- edly superb health, had not served as a soldier. ‘‘There was a time...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (3): 607-609.
Published: 01 September 2015
... whaling culture as an expression of national identity, regional dis- tinctiveness, and artisanal craft. The second half of the book exposes fissures in this vision of heroic manhood, splintering under the pressures of social class, race, and gender conflicts. Within this framework Schell aims at...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (4): 719-747.
Published: 01 December 2004
... specifically, he threatened to undermine the stable forms of self-possession and embodiment crucial to ideologies of individual- ism and middle-class manhood emerging during this period. Writing about the shift toward a credit-based, paper economy in eighteenth- century England, J. G. A. Pocock notes that...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (4): 897-898.
Published: 01 December 2003
... offers equal opportunities for all pioneers; that violence is a component of the Western experience, a necessary rite of passage into manhood for black as well as for white men. He draws interesting parallels between seemingly dis...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 739-768.
Published: 01 December 2015
... space where freedom is supposedly achieved and manhood recovered. Even in the rare pessimistic visions of the French capital and interracial romance that permeate Wright’s 1959 “Island of Hallucination,” the author insists on Paris being a place with “no race prejudice” (190). And yet, African...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (4): 878-879.
Published: 01 December 2006
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American Literature (2006) 78 (4): 880-882.
Published: 01 December 2006
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American Literature (2006) 78 (4): 882-884.
Published: 01 December 2006