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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 645–647.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Anita Helle Duke University Press 2006 The Poetics of Enclosure: American Women Poets from Dickinson to Dove . By Lesley Wheeler. Knoxville: Univ. of Tennessee Press. 2002. x, 2001 pp. $27.00. Marianne Moore, Elizabeth Bishop, and May Swenson: The Feminist Poetics of Self...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 400–402.
Published: 01 June 2004
... participating in an African American literary culture located in Washing- ton, D.C.—not in Harlem. Melissa J. Homestead, University of Oklahoma Material Modernism: The Politics of the Page. By George Bornstein. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2001. xii, 185 pp. $55.00. Becoming Marianne Moore: The...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 353–379.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Cristanne Miller Marianne Moore's war poems of the 1940s, and in particular “In Distrust of Merits,” have frequently been read as a compendium of didactic, clichéd, pious, overstated public pronouncements brought on by the immediate urgency of the war, “show[ing] too much the pressure of news...
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Published: 01 June 2018
Figure 2 Alice experiences dissociation when sexually abused. From Moore and Gebbie ( 2006 ), Lost Girls , chap. 1, p. 5 Figure 2 Alice experiences dissociation when sexually abused. From Moore and Gebbie (2006), Lost Girls, chap. 1, p. 5 More
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Published: 01 June 2018
Figure 3 Wendy confronts Hook. From Moore and Gebbie ( 2006 ), Lost Girls , chap. 27, p. 5 Figure 3 Wendy confronts Hook. From Moore and Gebbie (2006), Lost Girls, chap. 27, p. 5 More
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American Literature (1 June 2013) 85 (2): 333–361.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Odile Harter The Great Depression engendered a special kind of first-person plural, which drove fundamental changes in Marianne Moore’s quoting practice during the period. She moved toward a quotation practice that was less dense, drawn increasingly from mottoes and collective speech, and couched...
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American Literature (1 September 2005) 77 (3): 451–481.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Srikanth Reddy Duke University Press 2005 Srikanth ‘‘To Explain Grace Requires a Curious Hand Reddy Marianne Moore’s Interdisciplinary Digressions For, what tho’ his Head be empty, provided his Common- place-Book befull...
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American Literature (1 June 2018) 90 (2): 347–375.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Figure 2 Alice experiences dissociation when sexually abused. From Moore and Gebbie ( 2006 ), Lost Girls , chap. 1, p. 5 Figure 2 Alice experiences dissociation when sexually abused. From Moore and Gebbie (2006), Lost Girls, chap. 1, p. 5 ...
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American Literature (1 December 2011) 83 (4): 831–857.
Published: 01 December 2011
...; the figure of the superhero more generally is also figured in these works as a symbol of arrested maturity, both within the fictions and within a larger metafiction about the genre. Works discussed in detail include Frank Miller's The Dark Knight Returns (1986), Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons's Watchmen...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 575–602.
Published: 01 September 2015
... limits of national belonging. By paying particular attention to the writings of Paul Laurence Dunbar, Thomas Dixon Jr., and William Faulkner, the essay traces the fixation on “the purity of the ballot box” from its moorings in the post-Reconstruction South to its reemergence in the disputed 2000...
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American Literature (1 December 2017) 89 (4): 791–820.
Published: 01 December 2017
...J. Peter Moore Abstract The present essay grows out of an engagement with a single line from Amiri Baraka’s 1964 book, The Dead Lecturer . In the poem “Rhythm and Blues,” Baraka writes, “The people of my life / caressed with a silence that only they understand.” The line appears amid a long...
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American Literature (1 December 2017) 89 (4): 904–907.
Published: 01 December 2017
...J. Peter Moore Attention Equals Life: The Pursuit of the Everyday in Contemporary Poetry and Culture . By Epstein Andrew . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2016 . xi, 364 pp. Cloth , $65.00 ; e-book available. The Lyric in the Age of the Brain . By Skillman Nikki...
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American Literature (1 March 2012) 84 (1): 209–212.
Published: 01 March 2012
...J. Peter Moore Being Numerous: Poetry and the Ground of Social Life . By Izenberg Oren . Princeton, NJ : Princeton Univ. Press . 2010 . ix, 234 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $27.95 . Radical Affections: Essays on the Poetics of Outside . By Nichols Miriam . Tuscaloosa...
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American Literature (1 September 2012) 84 (3): 664–666.
Published: 01 September 2012
...J. Peter Moore Renegade Poetics: Black Aesthetics and Formal Innovation in African American Poetry . By Shockley Evie . Iowa City : Univ. of Iowa Press . 2011 . xii , 264 pp. Paper , $39.95 . Anthems, Sonnets, and Chants: Recovering the African American Poetry of the 1930s...
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American Literature (1 March 2016) 88 (1): 201–203.
Published: 01 March 2016
...J. Peter Moore J. Peter Moore lives in Durham, North Carolina, where he is a PhD candidate in English at Duke University, writing a dissertation about the concept of vernacularity in postwar American poetry. In addition to his critical writing, which can be found in American Literature...
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American Literature (1 June 2000) 72 (2): 420–421.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Margaret B. Moore By Thomas R. Mitchell. Amherst: Univ. of Massachusetts Press. 1998. ix, 318 pp. $39.95. 2000 Reviews 6059 American Literature 72:2 / sheet 179 of223 Providence Tales and the Birth of American Literature. By James D. Hartman...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 391–394.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Dennis Moore Jeremiah’s Scribes: Creating Sermon Literature in Puritan New England . By Neuman Meredith Marie . Philadelphia : Univ. of Pennsylvania Press . 2013 . x, 265 pp. Cloth , $69.95 ; e-book, $69.95 . Empowering Words: Outsiders and Authorship in Early America . By...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 603–605.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Name: Native Americans Rewriting America . By Moore David L. . Lincoln : Univ. of Nebraska Press . 2014 . xviii , 465 pp. Paper, $45.00 . © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Book Reviews In Search of First Contact: The Vikings of Vinland, the Peoples of the Dawnland, and the...
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American Literature (1 December 2011) 83 (4): 885–888.
Published: 01 December 2011
... the political and social tumult of their time, but to better understand the role of the artist in a rapidly modernizing world. Marianne Moore and the Cultures of Modernity. By Victoria Bazin. Burlington, Vt.: Ash- gate. 2010. xi, 216 pp. $99.95. Bazin’s volume argues that Moore’s...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 391–393.
Published: 01 June 2004
...: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2001. xii, 185 pp. $55.00. Becoming Marianne Moore: The Early Poems, 1907–1924. Ed. Robin G. Schulze. Berkeley and Los Angeles: Univ. of California Press. 2002. xviii, 504 pp. $50.00. George Bornstein’s absorbing book offsets critical accusations that modernist aesthetics...