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American Literature (1 December 2011) 83 (4): 831–857.
Published: 01 December 2011
...; the figure of the superhero more generally is also figured in these works as a symbol of arrested maturity, both within the fictions and within a larger metafiction about the genre. Works discussed in detail include Frank Miller's The Dark Knight Returns (1986), Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons's Watchmen...
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American Literature (1 March 2000) 72 (1): 211–212.
Published: 01 March 2000
...D. Quentin Miller By Neil Nakadate. Columbia: Univ. of South Carolina Press. 1999. xi, 281 pp. $29.95. 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 June 2015) 87 (2): 391–393.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Monica Miller Upon Provincialism: Southern Literature and National Periodical Culture, 1870–1900 . By Hardwig Bill . Charlottesville : Univ. of Virginia Press . 2013 . xii , 184 pp. Cloth , $49.50 ; paper , $24.50 ; e-book , $24.50 . Rural Fictions, Urban Realities: A...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 353–379.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Cristanne Miller Marianne Moore's war poems of the 1940s, and in particular “In Distrust of Merits,” have frequently been read as a compendium of didactic, clichéd, pious, overstated public pronouncements brought on by the immediate urgency of the war, “show[ing] too much the pressure of news...
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American Literature (1 March 2012) 84 (1): 201–203.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Joshua Miller World Writing: Poetics, Ethics, Globalization . Ed. Gallagher Mary . Toronto, ON : Univ. of Toronto Press . 2008 . vi, 262 pp. Cloth, $60.00; paper, $27.95 . Multilingual America: Language and the Making of American Literature . By Rosenwald Lawrence Alan...
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American Literature (1 September 2001) 73 (3): 647–648.
Published: 01 September 2001
...D. Quentin Miller By Ben Giamo. Carbondale: Southern Illinois Univ. Press. 2000. xxi, 246 pp.$39.95. 2001 Reviews Master Plots: Race and the Founding of an American Literature, 1787–1845.By Jared Gardner. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press. 1998. xvii, 238 pp. Cloth, $45.00; paper...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 190–191.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Jeffrey W. Miller By Susan K. Gillman. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2003. xi, 245 pp. Paper, $19.00. By Barbara Foley. Urbana: Univ. of Illinois Press. 2003. x, 313 pp.$44.95. By Tara McPherson. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2003. xii, 318 pp. Paper, $21.95. 2005 190...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 196–198.
Published: 01 March 2005
...D. Quentin Miller By William Beverly. Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi. 2003. xvii, 236 pp. $40.00. By John Houchin. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2003. ix, 332 pp.$60.00. 2005 196 American Literature well detailed and ideologies labeled and defined, but little of Faulkner...
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American Literature (1 June 2005) 77 (2): 379–407.
Published: 01 June 2005
...D. Quentin Miller Duke University Press 2005 D. Quentin Deeper Blues, or the Posthuman Prometheus: Miller Cybernetic Renewal and the Late-Twentieth- Century American Novel ‘‘In a Battle of Wits, Your Computer Will Always Win...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 879.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Juliana Spahr By Nina Miller. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 1999. ix, 292 pp. Paper,$19.95. 2000 Book Reviews 879 Making Love Modern: The Intimate Public Worlds of New...
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 425–427.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Abram Van Engen Female Piety and the Invention of American Puritanism . By Traister Bryce . Columbus : Ohio State Univ. Press . 2016 . Ix, 232 pp. Cloth , $69.95 ; e-book, $19.95 . Cast Down: Abjection in America, 1700–1850 . By Miller Mark J. . Philadelphia : Univ. of...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 824–826.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Marianne Noble Reading in Time: Emily Dickinson in the Nineteenth Century . By Miller Cristanne . Amherst : Univ. of Massachusetts Press . 2012 . x, 279 pp. Paper , $28.95 . Dickinson Unbound: Paper, Process, Poetics . By Socarides Alexandra . New York : Oxford Univ...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 311–337.
Published: 01 June 2001
... neighborhood. Thomas C. Miller, an African American real estate agent, helped bring African American families into white neighborhoods and also had extensive land hold- ings throughout the city. As a result of these sweeping...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 31–58.
Published: 01 March 2019
... ideology and flips it on its head, meanwhile presenting progress not as an eventual triumph of race mixing but as a function of time itself. He writes that Dr. Miller, the African American doctor who is Marrow ’s protagonist, “liked to believe that the race antagonism which hampered his progress and that...
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American Literature (1 June 2018) 90 (2): 449–459.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Shelley Streeby Captain Marvel and the Art of Nostalgia . By Cremins Brian . Jackson : Univ. Press of Mississippi . 2016 . xiv, 203 pp. Cloth , $65.00 . Frank Miller’s Daredevil and the Ends of Heroism . By Young Paul . New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers Univ. Press . 2016...
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 419–428.
Published: 01 June 2006
... E. Miller Jr. University Park: Pennsylvania State Univ. Press. 2005. xx, 468 pp. $39.95. This biographical study offers a close examination of the poet’s early years. Demonstrating that Eliot’s twenty-six years as an American citizen was a major influence on his art, Miller tells of Eliot’s coming...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 821–824.
Published: 01 December 2013
...-2367355 Reading in Time: Emily Dickinson in the Nineteenth Century. By Cristanne Miller. Amherst: Univ. of Massachusetts Press. 2012. x, 279 pp. Paper, $28.95. Dickinson Unbound: Paper, Process, Poetics. By Alexandra Socarides. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 2012. ix, 211 pp. Cloth, $49.95...
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American Literature (1 March 2015) 87 (1): 213–220.
Published: 01 March 2015
... grace. His broader goal is to assert an inclusive theology of limits in which “we are all grotesque, and our grotesqueries and limitations are our gateways to reality.” Henry Miller: The Inhuman Artist, a Philosophical Inquiry. By Indrek Männiste. New York: Bloomsbury. 2013. xvi, 148 pp...
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American Literature (1 March 2012) 84 (1): 61–87.
Published: 01 March 2012
... South with the novel’s African Ameri- can protagonist, Dr. Miller, the Northerner Dr. Burns comments that the future of the African American race is “‘a serial story which we [Northerners] are all reading, and which grows in vital interest with each successive installment’” (MT, 75). Northerners...
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American Literature (1 December 2005) 77 (4): 873–881.
Published: 01 December 2005
... festivals, Philadelphia mummers’ parades, the Brooklyn giglio ritual, and German passion plays, Sponsler makes connections between medieval drama and American history from colonial times to the present. Arthur Miller: A Critical Study. By Christopher Bigsby. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2005. x...