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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 880–881.
Published: 01 December 2000
...James R. Giles By Heather Hathaway. Bloomington: Indiana Univ. Press. 1999. xi, 200 pp.$29.95. 2000 880 American Literature Caribbean Waves: Relocating Claude McKay and Paule Marshall. By Heather...
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American Literature (1 December 2012) 84 (4): 915.
Published: 01 December 2012
... © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 American Literature  915 Erratum for Sonya Posmentier, “The Provision Ground in New York: Claude McKay and the Form of Memory,” American Literature 84 (June 2012): 273–300. On page 295, the following...
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American Literature (1 June 2012) 84 (2): 273–300.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Sonya Posmentier Reading Claude McKay’s “The Tropics in New York” as a twentieth-century aesthetic equivalent of a slave provision ground, Posmentier argues that the poem asserts cultural autonomy even in the face of the dislocation it describes. In doing so, she suggests that formal lyric poetry...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 57–81.
Published: 01 March 2008
... acoustics of white power, this laughter also found a significant place in the poetry of Claude McKay, Sterling Brown, and Langston Hughes. In what Emily Thompson has called an “increasingly `sound-conscious'” era, these poets registered and analyzed the emergence of this new, combative black laugh and...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 177–180.
Published: 01 March 2008
.... Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi. 2006. ix, 230 pp. $40.00. Claude McKay, Code Name Sasha: Queer Black Marxism and the Harlem Renaissance . By Gary Edward Holcomb. Gainesville: Univ. Press of Florida. 2007. xiv, 273 pp. $59.95. Book Reviews Godly Letters: The Literature of the...
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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 361–389.
Published: 01 June 2014
... situating key literary figures—most prominently Charles Chesnutt—within this tradition. Chesnutt and others (Langston Hughes, Claude McKay, and Toni Morrison among them) adapt and revise multiple mythic traditions—ancient and modern, “African” and “American,” “black” and “white”—to counter an exceptionalist...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 207–209.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Diane McKay By Renée R. Curry. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood. 2000. xii, 184 pp.$62.50. By Mason Stokes. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2001. viii, 252 pp. Cloth,$54.95; paper, $18.95. By Catherine Jurca. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton Univ. Press. 2001. viii, 238 pp. Cloth, $49.50; paper...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 217–220.
Published: 01 March 2019
... erotic African-Oriental exotic, a figure of the European colonial-sexual imaginary. It is puzzling, moreover, that sex radical Claude McKay warrants only a passing mention in Reid-Pharr’s queer-inflected analysis of the black body, humanism, and Spain. McKay enjoyed extensive stays in Spain, seeming to...
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American Literature (1 June 2012) 84 (2): 233–241.
Published: 01 June 2012
... of imagination and speculation as infinite planetary resources whose inexhaustibility destroys the logic of property and scarcity that under- lies our failed global system. Sonya Posmentier’s contribution, on the agricultural imagination of acclaimed Harlem Renaissance poet Claude McKay...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 167–169.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Mississippi. 2006. ix, 230 pp. $40.00. Claude McKay, Code Name Sasha: Queer Black Marxism and the Harlem Renais- sance. By Gary Edward Holcomb. Gainesville: Univ. Press of Florida. 2007. xiv, 273 pp. $59.95. These four books illustrate the diversity of perspective in recent criticism on African...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 170–172.
Published: 01 March 2008
... in Twentieth-Century African American Literature. By John K. Young. Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi. 2006. ix, 230 pp. $40.00. Claude McKay, Code Name Sasha: Queer Black Marxism and the Harlem Renais- sance. By Gary Edward Holcomb. Gainesville: Univ. Press of Florida. 2007. xiv, 273 pp...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 172–174.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Mississippi. 2006. ix, 230 pp. $40.00. Claude McKay, Code Name Sasha: Queer Black Marxism and the Harlem Renais- sance. By Gary Edward Holcomb. Gainesville: Univ. Press of Florida. 2007. xiv, 273 pp. $59.95. These four books illustrate the diversity of perspective in recent criticism on African...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 175–177.
Published: 01 March 2008
... in Twentieth-Century African American Literature. By John K. Young. Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi. 2006. ix, 230 pp. $40.00. Claude McKay, Code Name Sasha: Queer Black Marxism and the Harlem Renais- sance. By Gary Edward Holcomb. Gainesville: Univ. Press of Florida. 2007. xiv, 273 pp...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Mississippi. 2006. ix, 230 pp. $40.00. Claude McKay, Code Name Sasha: Queer Black Marxism and the Harlem Renais- sance. By Gary Edward Holcomb. Gainesville: Univ. Press of Florida. 2007. xiv, 273 pp. $59.95. These four books illustrate the diversity of perspective in recent criticism on African...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 183–185.
Published: 01 March 2008
... in Twentieth-Century African American Literature. By John K. Young. Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi. 2006. ix, 230 pp. $40.00. Claude McKay, Code Name Sasha: Queer Black Marxism and the Harlem Renais- sance. By Gary Edward Holcomb. Gainesville: Univ. Press of Florida. 2007. xiv, 273 pp...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 185–187.
Published: 01 March 2008
.... Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press. 2006. ix, 251 pp. Cloth, $41.95; compact disc, $9.95. Black Writers, White Publishers: Marketplace Politics in Twentieth-Century African American Literature. By John K. Young. Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi. 2006. ix, 230 pp. $40.00. Claude McKay, Code...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Mississippi. 2006. ix, 230 pp. $40.00. Claude McKay, Code Name Sasha: Queer Black Marxism and the Harlem Renais- sance. By Gary Edward Holcomb. Gainesville: Univ. Press of Florida. 2007. xiv, 273 pp. $59.95. These four books illustrate the diversity of perspective in recent criticism on African...
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American Literature (1 December 2012) 84 (4): 897–914.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Gordon. “The Old Men and the ‘Sea of Masscult’: T. S. Eliot, Ernest Hemingway, and Middlebrow Aesthetics,” 151–74. Posmentier, Sonya. “The Provision Ground in New York: Claude McKay and the Form of Memory,” 273–300. Putzi, Jennifer. “‘Some Queer Freak of Taste’: Gender, Authorship, and the...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 275–306.
Published: 01 June 2004
... unquestionably its national progenitor. Yet its reach extended beyond Whitman’s vast sphere of influence. A remarkable range of poets that included Kilmer, William Carlos Williams, T. S. Eliot, Edna St. Vincent Millay, John Reed, Sara Teasdale, and Claude McKay began generating verses from the machine-age...
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American Literature (1 June 2000) 72 (2): 291–319.
Published: 01 June 2000
... 1928 Crisis is, to date, most famous for DuBois’s pairing of Nella Larsen and Claude McKay in his joint review of Quicksand and Home to Harlem.67 But the issue includes yet another provoca- tive coupling that...