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American Literature (2005) 77 (3): 639–641.
Published: 01 September 2005
... Atlantic University Facing America: Iconography and the Civil War. By Shirley Samuels. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 2004. xii, 186 pp. $49.95. Facing the Other: Ethical Disruption and the American Mind. By Linda Bolton. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2004. xi, 209 pp. $47.95...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 431–432.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Hellmann, Ohio State University at Lima Frames of Southern Mind: Reflections on the Stoic, Bi-Racial, and Existential South. By Jan Nordby Gretlund. Odense, Denmark: Odense Univ. Press. 1998. 286 pp. $28.90...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (3): 663–664.
Published: 01 September 2001
... his status as ‘‘King of the Beats’’ and to consider him as an individual, ‘‘one of the most soulful, inventive, idiosyncratic, and misunderstood literary figures in American let- ters The point would have been stronger if he had bucked the trend of re- minding the readers who’s who in Kerouac’s...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 418–419.
Published: 01 June 2002
... of the production of liberal subjectivity and its enactment (and reproduction) in sentimental texts of American literature. Cindy Weinstein, California Institute of Technology 416 American Literature Immigrant Minds, American Identities: Making the United States Home, 1870–1930. Orm Øverland. Urbana: Univ...
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American Literature (2007) 79 (1): 208–210.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Dan Moos Duke University Press 2007 Exploding the Empire: Myths of Empire on the Postmodern Frontier . By Sara L. Spurgeon. Texas A & M Univ. Press. 2005. 189 pp. Cloth, $40.00; paper, $17.95. Spaces of the Mind: Narrative and Community in the American West . By Elaine...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (3): 598–600.
Published: 01 September 2013
...José E. Limón Mythohistorical Interventions: The Chicano Movement and Its Legacies . By Bebout Lee . Minneapolis : Univ. of Minnesota Press . 2011 . 264 pp. Paper , $25.00 . Of Space and Mind: Cognitive Mappings of Contemporary Chicano/a Fiction . By Hamilton Patrick L...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (3): 621–623.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Jennifer Brady Obscure Invitations: The Persistence of the Author in Twentieth-Century American Literature . By Widiss Benjamin . Stanford, CA : Stanford Univ. Press . 2011 . x , 208 pp. Cloth , $65.00 ; paper , $21.95 ; e-book , $21.95 . Industry and the Creative Mind...
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American Literature (2021) 93 (4): 601–628.
Published: 01 December 2021
... 1892 The Woman Who Dares adheres to pseudoscientific theories of mind in much the same way literary naturalism takes its own pseudoscientific consciousness from the work of popular evolutionary biologists. Gestefeld’s heroine, Murva Kroom, experiences marital rape at the hands of her husband...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 646–648.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Eric Solomon © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Ashes of the Mind: War and Memory in Northern Literature, 1865–1900 . By Martin Griffin. Amherst: Univ. of Massachusetts Press. 2009. 265 pp. Cloth, $80.00; paper, $29.95. The Other Side of Grief: The Home Front...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 446–448.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Marianne Noble Affecting Fictions: Mind, Body, and Emotion in American Literary Realism . By Jane F. Thrailkill. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2007. 312 pp. $45.00. American Elegy: The Poetry of Mourning from the Puritans to Whitman . By Max Cavitch. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (4): 880–882.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Kevin J. White Indigenous Storywork: Educating the Heart, Mind, Body, and Spirit . By Archibald Joann . Vancouver : Univ. of British Columbia Press . 2008 . xiv, 176 pp. Cloth, $85.00; paper, $29.95 . Tribal Theory in Native American Literature: Dakota and Haudenosaunee...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 613–615.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Augusta Rohrbach Duke University Press 2006 “A Hideous Monster of the Mind”: American Race Theory in the Early Republic . By Bruce Dain. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2002. x, 321 pp. $29.95. “Miscegenation”: Making Race in America . By Elise Lemire. Philadelphia: Univ...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (2): 418–420.
Published: 01 June 2015
..., Philosophy of Mind, and Cultural Evolution . By Swirski Peter . Montreal : McGill-Queen’s Univ. Press . 2013 . 223 pp. Cloth , $29.95 ; e-book available . © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 418  American Literature Macroanalysis: Digital Methods and Literary History. By Matthew L...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (1): 194–197.
Published: 01 March 2016
...: The Neuroscience of Reading and Art . By Armstrong Paul B. . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins Univ. Press . 2013 . ix , 240 pp. Cloth, $49.95 ; paper, $29.95 ; e-book, $29.95 . Mindful Aesthetics: Literature and the Science of Mind . Ed. Danta Chris and Groth Helen . London : Bloomsbury...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 416–417.
Published: 01 June 2002
... of the production of liberal subjectivity and its enactment (and reproduction) in sentimental texts of American literature. Cindy Weinstein, California Institute of Technology 416 American Literature Immigrant Minds, American Identities: Making the United States Home, 1870–1930. Orm Øverland. Urbana: Univ...
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American Literature (2007) 79 (2): 417–419.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Wendy Graham Duke University Press 2007 Literature as Conduct: Speech Acts in Henry James . By J. Hillis Miller. New York: Fordham Univ. Press. 2005. xiii, 350 pp. Cloth, $75.00; paper, $24.00. Troubling Minds: The Cultural Politics of Genius in the United States, 1840-1890...
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American Literature (2019) 91 (4): 721–749.
Published: 01 December 2019
... Wendell Holmes’s The Guardian Angel (1867), Louisa May Alcott’s Hospital Sketches (1863), and Walt Whitman’s war entries in Specimen Days (from 1863) represent mental breakdown but propose a radically different therapy: the mind may be healed by acquiescing to the body’s physiological functions...
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American Literature (2023) 95 (3): 459–486.
Published: 01 September 2023
... “mind poison” for prohibition. Just beneath the scenes of psychotoxicity and sexual disorder projected by the antinarcotic imaginary of the craze, this article posits, there ran an ongoing struggle over the restrictive capacitation of property and personhood within the settler-capitalist regime...
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American Literature (2023) 95 (3): 487–512.
Published: 01 September 2023
... to Gertrude Stein and Lucille Clifton, who center extrasensory perceptions in the compositional scene. Foregrounding mind and body, they upend the privileging of the rational male subject who dominates accounts of authorship in literary studies. By modeling collaborative forms of writing that exceed...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (4): 747–773.
Published: 01 December 2011
... and American travel writing. By the 1850s this animal's association with wasteful expenditure had begun to surface even in prominent American literature, including Herman Melville's Moby-Dick (1851). He argues that the white whale operates in a manner that calls to mind the white elephant, and that this novel...