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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 275–302.
Published: 01 June 2015
... montage to splice the sounds of their local New York neighborhoods. Hughes’s Montage of a Dream Deferred and Schwartz’s “New York 19” tape-recording projects locate a crisis in listening in New York’s postwar urban geography of race and economics. Although their projects differ in significant ways, both...
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American Literature (1 June 2000) 72 (2): 275–290.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Joel B. Peckham Duke University Press 2000 Joel B. Jean Toomer’s Cane: Self as Montage and Peckham the Drive toward Integration 6059 American Literature 72:2 / sheet 37 of223 In the past decade several important...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 303–330.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Benjamin R. Lempert This essay uses two poetic works from the 1950s—Langston Hughes’s 1951 sequence Montage of a Dream Deferred and the poetry and poetics of Black Mountain pioneer Charles Olson—to articulate a theory of racially engaged, nonmimetic poetic musicality deriving from the engagement...
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American Literature (1 June 2000) 72 (2): 357–385.
Published: 01 June 2000
..., punctuated by the riffs, runs, breaks, and disc-tortions of the music of a community in transition.—Langston Hughes, Introduction to Montage of a Dream Deferred That...
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American Literature (1 March 2004) 76 (1): 89–116.
Published: 01 March 2004
... and decry American racism. The resulting pages have an incongru- ence characteristic of the montage or collage. Art and film theories suggest that the discord among the elements of these forms height- ens their effect. In the Crisis, these striking combinations of diverse texts and images are...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 869–892.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Srikanth Reddy; A Common Strangeness: Con- temporary Poetry, Cross-Cultural Encounter, Comparative Literature by Jacob Edmond; The Zukofsky Era: Modernity, Margins, and the Avant-Garde by Ruth Jennison, 618–22. 872  American Literature Hollenbach, Lisa. “Sono-Montage: Langston Hughes and...
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American Literature (1 June 2000) 72 (2): 243–247.
Published: 01 June 2000
... Preface 247 ‘‘Unsettling Blackness’’ reads modernism, progressivism, architec- ture, avant-gardism, montage, hybridity, anxiety of influence, and con- tinental theory through African American texts and authors thought...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 331–358.
Published: 01 June 2015
... work in Fahrenheit 451. Early in the novel, Montag encounters a young woman, Clarisse McClellan, setting off the chain of events that leads to his rebellion and ultimate defection from the dystopian society of the novel. Until he meets Clarisse, Mon- tag lives an unexamined life, taking the...
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American Literature (1 December 2011) 83 (4): 885–888.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., the influence of pragmatism, and the formal strategy of “the quoted fragment” in Moore’s work. This text also highlights the impor- tance of the relationship between modernism and modernity, the effects of film montage, and the utility of Walter Benjamin’s philosophy for scholarship on Moore’s...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 212–214.
Published: 01 March 2003
.... Indeed, the style and organization of the text, reminiscent of a film montage designed to imprint images rather than provide the connective tissue of narra- tive, seem appropriate to the argument itself, as they demand highly attuned...
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American Literature (1 September 2012) 84 (3): 563–587.
Published: 01 September 2012
... expression, not by his more technically experimental approach to jazz in his longer sequences, Montage of a 566 American Literature Dream Deferred and Ask Your Mama. It is precisely the “abrupt tonal variation between individual poems and the use of varied vernacular expressions” in these...
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American Literature (1 September 2001) 73 (3): 563–597.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., audiences discover the source of the family’s grief: on a hillside opposite, Confederate troops are revealed marching off to the battle in which many of them will die. Directing audiences, next, in how to read the film, Griffith edits be- tween the shot of the troops and that of the young mother—a montage...
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American Literature (1 December 2005) 77 (4): 815–845.
Published: 01 December 2005
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 253–273.
Published: 01 June 2015
... . Brooker Peter . 2000 . “ Modernism Deferred: Langston Hughes, Harlem and Jazz Montage .” In Locations of Literary Modernism: Region and Nation in British and American Modernist Poetry , edited by Davis Alex Jenkins Lee , 231 – 47 . Cambridge, UK : Cambridge Univ. Press . Brooks...
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American Literature (1 March 2012) 84 (1): 175–188.
Published: 01 March 2012
... embraced what they understood as his “radical montage practice” while rejecting both the problematic political frames of his thought, and the necessity of any such “grander” frame (92). Kane’s We Saw the Light documents “conversations” between American poetry and the New American...
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American Literature (1 June 2012) 84 (2): 327–351.
Published: 01 June 2012
... underlying fear also served to strengthen the inter- dependence between environmentalism and antireactor activism, as the specter of the bomb lent a certain gravitas to environmental- ism. This conflation of anxieties plays out by the opening montage of the first US television series about...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 549–583.
Published: 01 September 2006
... and historical mapping of the relationships between disparate social locations and subject positions. The aesthetics of Benjaminian captioning appear most dramatically in the first photographic montage of Black Voices.Justafterthetext announces that the black image is not a transparent...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 585–612.
Published: 01 September 2018
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American Literature (1 March 2017) 89 (1): 155–184.
Published: 01 March 2017
... her surroundings into a golden montage, as if she were looking back on this lark in Africa with Lou from some distant future” (Egan 2010 , 65). This gesture of handing the earphones to Mindy and sharing the music with her is communal and social, yet the experience of listening remains “hers alone...
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American Literature (1 December 2018) 90 (4): 815–839.
Published: 01 December 2018