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American Literature (2018) 90 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 March 2018
... the largest impact of the three excellent books under review here. Matthew Stratton’s The Politics of Irony in American Modernism presents irony as the site at which the aesthetic and the political intersect in US modernism. Arguing that there is a trajectory through US culture in which irony is given...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (2): 394–397.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Susan Rosenbaum Deafening Modernism: Embodied Language and Visual Poetics in American Literature . By Rebecca Sanchez . New York : New York Univ. Press . 2015 . viii, 198 pp. Cloth, $ 89.00 ; paper, $ 26.00 ; e-book available. Blasphemous Modernism: The 20th-Century Word Made...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (4): 882–884.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Jeff Allred Melting-Pot Modernism . By Wilson Sarah . Ithaca, NY : Cornell Univ. Press . 2010 . ix , 264 pp. $45.00 . Late Modernism: Art, Culture, and Politics in Cold War America . By Genter Robert . Philadelphia : Univ. of Pennsylvania Press . 2010 . vii , 375 pp...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (3): 623–625.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Chris Forster The Great American Songbooks: Musical Texts, Modernism, and the Value of Popular Culture . By Graham T. Austin . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2013 . xvii , 293 pp. $65.00 . Sweet Air: Modernism, Regionalism, and American Popular Song . By Comentale Edward...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 853–855.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., Yale University DOI 10.1215/00029831-3329734 Corridor: Media Architectures in American Fiction. By Kate Marshall. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2013. xvii, 233 pp. Cloth, $75.00; paper, $29.95. Digital Modernism: Making It New in New Media. By Jessica Pressman. New York: Oxford...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (1): 191–193.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Amardeep Singh Americanizing Britain: The Rise of Modernism in the Age of the Entertainment Empire . By Abravanel Genevieve . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2012 . 206 pp. $65.00 . Transatlantic Avant-Gardes: Little Magazines and Localist Modernism . By White Eric B...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 451–453.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Michael Soto The Speed Handbook: Velocity, Pleasure, Modernism . By Enda Duffy. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2009. 306 pp. Cloth, $84.95; paper, $23.95. Nations of Nothing but Poetry: Modernism, Transnationalism, and Synthetic Vernacular Writing . By Matthew Hart. New York: Oxford Univ...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (3): 659–661.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Book Reviews 659 Ghostwriting Modernism. By Helen Sword. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell Univ. Press. 2002. xiii, 212 pp. Cloth, $42.50; paper, $18.95. Performing Blackness: Enactments of African-American Modernism...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (1): 183–186.
Published: 01 March 2018
... to be evaluative, but her democratic ethos makes every paperback seem equally successful. Roh does make normative pronouncements, but his judgments derive from an assessment of the function of each literary work within a total system. The ghost of modernism has not been exorcized. The modernism–mass culture...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (4): 874–876.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Edwin J. Barton Duke University Press 2006 Flint on a Bright Stone: A Revolution of Precision and Restraint in American, Russian, and German Modernism . By Kirsten Blythe Painter. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2006. xx, 306 pp. $60.00. Modernism: A Cultural History...
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American Literature (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 (2009) 81 (4): 856–858.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Colbey Emmerson Reid © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 Ashes Taken for Fire: Aesthetic Modernism and the Critique of Identity . By Kevin Bell. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2007. x, 252 pp. Cloth, $67.50; paper, $22.50. Modernism on File: Writers, Artists...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (2): 443–447.
Published: 01 June 2010
...: Modernism and After . By Charles Altieri. Malden, Mass.: Blackwell. 2006. xi, 245 pp. Cloth, $89.95; paper, $39.95. From Modernism to Postmodernism: American Poetry and Theory in the Twentieth Century . By Jennifer Ashton. Cambridge, Eng.: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2006. x, 201 pp. Cloth, $85.00...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (3): 626–628.
Published: 01 September 2009
... in British and American Modernism . By Patricia E. Chu. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2006. xi, 196 pp. $101.00. Pop Modernism: Noise and the Reinvention of the Everyday . By Juan A. Suárez. Urbana: Univ. of Illinois Press. 2007. x, 321 pp. Cloth, $60.00; paper, $25.00. Book Reviews...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (1): 166–169.
Published: 01 March 2020
...Bill Solomon On Company Time: American Modernism in the Big Magazines . By Donal Harris . New York : Columbia Univ. Press . 2016 . viii, 275 pp. Cloth, $60.00 ; paper, $28.00 ; e-book, $27.99 . Poetic Modernism in the Culture of Mass Print . By Bartholomew Brinkman...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (4): 880–882.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Lindsey Andrews Freud Upside Down: African American Literature and Psychoanalytic Culture . By Ahad Badia Sahar . Urbana : Univ. of Illinois Press . 2010 . xi , 195 pp. $40.00 . Images of Black Modernism: Verbal and Visual Strategies of the Harlem Renaissance . By Thaggert...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (4): 884–886.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Colbey Emmerson Reid Writing Celebrity: Stein, Fitzgerald, and the Modern(ist) Art of Self-Fashioning . By Galow Timothy W. . New York : Palgrave Macmillan . 2011 . xv , 235 pp. $85.00 . Modernism Is the Literature of Celebrity . By Goldman Jonathan . Austin : Univ...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (2): 411–414.
Published: 01 June 2016
... of Modernism . By Walsh Rebecca . Gainesville : Univ. Press of Florida . 2015 . viii, 201 pp . $74.95 . The Black Pacific Narrative: Geographic Imaginings of Race and Empire between the World Wars . By Taketani Etsuko . Lebanon, NH : Dartmouth College Press . 2014 . 266 pp. Paper...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (1): 91–119.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Elizabeth Lloyd Oliphant Abstract This essay analyzes the mutually influential relationship between literary modernism and tourism as those two interests converged around the US Southwest in the early twentieth century. Modernist writers were drawn to the Southwest’s folk and Native American...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (3): 627–629.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Riché Richardson Duke University Press 2006 Unnatural Selections: Eugenics in American Modernism and the Harlem Renaissance . By Daylanne K. English. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2004. xii, 267 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $24.95. Rethinking Social Realism...