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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 827–830.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Dean Rader How Did Poetry Survive? The Making of Modern American Verse . By Newcomb John Timberman . Urbana : Univ. of Illinois Press . 2012 . xi, 338 pp . $75.00 . Hog Butchers, Beggars, and Busboys: Poverty, Labor, and the Making of Modern American Poetry . By Marsh John...
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 415–418.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Christopher Newfield 2006 Modern Women, Modern Work: Domesticity, Professionalism, and American Writing, 1890-1950 . By Francesca Sawaya. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press. 2003. 198 pp. $42.50. The Business of America: The Cultural Production of a Post-War Nation . By...
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American Literature (1 March 2018) 90 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Reed Way Dasenbrock The New Death: American Modernism and World War I . By James Pearl . Charlottesville : Univ. of Virginia Press . 2013 . xii, 259 pp. Cloth , $59.50 ; paper, $29.50 ; e-book, $29.50 . The Politics of Irony in American Modernism . By Stratton Matthew...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 852–854.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Daniel Chaskes © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 Ethnic Modernism . By Werner Sollors. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2008. viii, 324 pp. Paper, $18.95. Modernism, Race, and Manifestos . By Laura Winkiel. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2008. x, 242 pp. $99.00...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 783–812.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Frederick Wegener Duke University Press 2000 Frederick ‘‘Rabid Imperialist Edith Wharton and Wegener the Obligations of Empire in Modern American Fiction 6218 American Literature 72...
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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 December 2000) 72 (4): 884–885.
Published: 01 December 2000
... warrants this fond, if not entirely successful, treatment of her work. Anne Charles, University of New Orleans Midcentury Quartet: Bishop, Lowell, Jarrell, Berryman, and the Making of a Post- modern...
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 197–198.
Published: 01 March 2001
..., or of an American culture defined by an intellectual elite, was being ‘‘run over’’ by the freight train of modernity, and the enormous wreckage was reflected in the nation’s language. Thus the word ‘‘dialectics’’ puns on the myriad ‘‘dialects’’ that were fragmenting the American polis, causing some...
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 200–201.
Published: 01 March 2001
..., or of an American culture defined by an intellectual elite, was being ‘‘run over’’ by the freight train of modernity, and the enormous wreckage was reflected in the nation’s language. Thus the word ‘‘dialectics’’ puns on the myriad ‘‘dialects’’ that were fragmenting the American polis, causing some...
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 216–217.
Published: 01 March 2001
..., or of an American culture defined by an intellectual elite, was being ‘‘run over’’ by the freight train of modernity, and the enormous wreckage was reflected in the nation’s language. Thus the word ‘‘dialectics’’ puns on the myriad ‘‘dialects’’ that were fragmenting the American polis, causing some...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 186–189.
Published: 01 March 2014
... . Out on Assignment: Newspaper Women and the Making of Modern Public Space . By Fahs Alice . Chapel Hill : Univ. of North Carolina Press . 376 pp. Cloth , $39.95 ; e-book , $39.95 . © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 186  American Literature middle chapters, how widely these...
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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 333–360.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Laura H. Korobkin This essay challenges received readings of William Dean Howells’s A Modern Instance and well-established critical assumptions that associate his realist project with public male legal discourse and define it strongly against presumptively feminine rhetorical strategies like...
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American Literature (1 September 2014) 86 (3): 551–581.
Published: 01 September 2014
... precisely because of how it reacts against this formation, as well as how it suggests an alternative, unconscious receptivity to the detail that foreshadows American modernism and regionalism. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 References Alden Henry Mills Howells William Dean , eds...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 844–847.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Mark Chiang The Children of 1965: On Writing, and Not Writing, as an Asian American . By Song Min Hyoung . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2013 . 284 pp. Cloth , $84.95 ; paper , $23.95 ; e-book , $23.95 . Modern Minority: Asian American Literature and Everyday Life . By...
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American Literature (1 March 2015) 87 (1): 197–199.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Tyrone Williams After Translation: The Transfer and Circulation of Modern Poetics across the Atlantic . By Infante Ignacio . New York : Fordham Univ. Press . 2013 . xiv , 217 pp. $45.00 . The Worlds of Langston Hughes: Modernism and Translation in the Americas . By...
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American Literature (1 March 2015) 87 (1): 200–202.
Published: 01 March 2015
... . Tuscaloosa : Univ. of Alabama Press . 2011 . xii , 149 pp. $27.50 . Dead Women Talking: Figures of Injustice in American Literature . By Norman Brian . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins Univ. Press . 2013 . viii , 223 pp. Cloth , $45.00 ; paper , $29.95 . Dying Modern: A Meditation on...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 410–413.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Sean Metzger Transpacific Femininities: The Making of the Modern Filipina . By Cruz Denise . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2012 . xii , 296 pp. Cloth , $89.95 ; paper , $24.95 . Treacherous Subjects: Gender, Culture, and Trans-Vietnamese Feminism . By Duong Lan P...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 828–830.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Wharton, and the Spirit of Modern Consumerism . By Sherman Sarah Way . Durham : Univ. of New Hampshire Press . 2013 . xii , 316 pp. Cloth, $85.00 ; paper, $40.00 ; e-book, $39.99 . Making Noise, Making News: Suffrage Print Culture and US Modernism . By Chapman Mary . New York...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 841–843.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Gayle Wald James Weldon Johnson's Modern Soundscapes . By Morrissette Noelle . Iowa City : Univ. of Iowa Press . 2013 . xiii , 243 pp. Paper, $45.00 . Jazz Griots: Music as History in the 1960s African American Poem . By Marcoux Jean-Philippe . Lanham, MD : Lexington...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 618–622.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Jeanne Heuving The Darkness of the Present: Poetics, Anachronism, and the Anomaly . By McCaffery Steve . Tuscaloosa : Univ. of Alabama Press . 2012 . xii , 282 pp. Paper, $34.95 ; e-book, $34.95 . Changing Subjects: Digressions in Modern American Poetry . By Reddy...