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American Literature (1 December 2005) 77 (4): 761–785.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., a factory worker, and his wife Missie May, who live happily on silver money until Otis Slem- mons enters their small town, bragging about his gold coins. He se- duces both Missie May and Joe into desiring gold money. When Missie American Literature, Volume 77, Number 4, December 2005...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 654–657.
Published: 01 September 2017
... recast literary, musical, and cinematic traditions not only to include but also to centralize black women and their experience. Drake argues persuasively that black women writers from Zora Neale Hurston to Senna, much like contemporary pop culture divas Beyoncé and Missy Elliott, help us to domesticate...
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 221–228.
Published: 01 March 2001
... Judith Yaross Lee. Jackson: Univ. Press of Missis- sippi. 2000. x, 427 pp. Paper, $20.00. Focusing on the humor published in the New Yorker from 1925 to 1930, Lee explains that the magazine provided humor for a college-educated U.S. audi- ence. Presenting an overview of the evolution of humorous...
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 811–835.
Published: 01 December 2001
... struggles among key political figures attempting to control the Missis- sippi—a struggle that led to an ultimately treacherous ‘‘levees-only’’ policy and to subsequent decisions to flood rural areas in order to ease the threat to New Orleans, where many of the political and social elite of Louisiana lived...
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 419–428.
Published: 01 June 2006
...-of-age on the Missis- sippi River, time in Massachusetts at the Milton Academy and Harvard, and his eventual permanent emigration to England in 1927. Miller ultimately finds Eliot’s poetry infused with ‘‘American’’ experiences, despite the poet’s insis- tence that his work was not about his...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 31–59.
Published: 01 March 2014
... by John J. Egan, many of the pano­rama’s twenty-five scenes depict historical events and images of exploration and archaeological excavation (see fig. 1). Dickeson spent the years from 1837 to 1844 traveling through the Ohio and Missis- sippi Valleys and had, according to the broadside printed...
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American Literature (1 September 2002) 74 (3): 687–701.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Abroad, ThePrinceandthePauper, and Life on the Missis- sippi. The Short Works of Mark Twain: A Critical Study. By Peter Messent. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press. 2001. viii, 274 pp. $45.00. Examining Twain’s involvement in the production of his collections of short works, Messent...
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American Literature (1 September 2012) 84 (3): 589–615.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Great Lakes that mark the North American continent and Jack Kerouac and Quebec 607 blur the division between the United States and Canada, the Missis- sippi whose crossing is symbolically charged...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 693–721.
Published: 01 December 2003
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 769–798.
Published: 01 December 2006
... in the blues. They is the boll weevil blues. They is good men and women in the bluesThereispeoplesingsaboutworkinginthe turpentine farms and them that sings about working in Detroit in Mr. Ford’s factory. They is blues that sings about St. Louis, Missis...
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American Literature (1 June 2000) 72 (2): 321–355.
Published: 01 June 2000
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 443–445.
Published: 01 June 2011
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 446–448.
Published: 01 June 2011
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 449–451.
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 451–453.
Published: 01 June 2011
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 454–456.
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 456–458.
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 458–460.
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 461–463.
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 463–466.
Published: 01 June 2011