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American Literature (2004) 76 (1): 189–191.
Published: 01 March 2004
... account seeks to widen our knowledge of both groups and to demonstrate the far-reaching effects of what is all too often seen as a limited, parochial moment in American literary history. Beck succeeds admirably in showing the Fugitives’ impact on the national literary scene (especially in the pages...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (3): 549–577.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Thomas H. Kane Duke University 2004 Thomas H. Mourning the Promised Land: Martin Luther Kane King Jr.’s Automortography and the National Civil Rights Museum When Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his final speech on the night of 3 April 1968...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (4): 677–685.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Michael Moon Duke University Press 2004 Michael Turning from the National to the Multilingual Moon Americanist Ed White points to the title under which Cathy Davidson and I republished a special issue of American Literature—Subjects and Citizens: Nation, Race...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 179–181.
Published: 01 March 2005
..., and the Progress of Consent in America, 1776–1898. By Elizabeth D. Samet. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press. 2004. xii, 273 pp. $55.00. The Colonizing Trick: National Culture and Imperial Citizenship in Early America.By David Kazanjian. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2003. xii, 311 pp. Cloth...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (2): 424–426.
Published: 01 June 2005
... and Gentlemen of Colour: William Brown’s African and American Theater.By Marvin McAllister. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2003. x, 239 pp. Cloth, $45.00; paper, $18.95. Theatre, Society, and the Nation: Staging American Identities.ByS.E.Wilmer.New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2002. vii, 281...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 200–202.
Published: 01 March 2005
... provide detailed his- tory, genealogy (a favorite term of hers), and taxonomy, and a very few useful analyses. Peter Hays, University of California, Davis From the Fallen Tree: Frontier Narratives, Environmental Politics, and the Roots of a National Pastoral, 1749–1826. By Thomas Hallock. Chapel...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Trish Loughran Duke University Press 2006 Trish Disseminating Common Sense: Loughran Thomas Paine and the Problem of the Early National Bestseller Two figures stand out as icons of Revolutionary communication and community. The first is Paul...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (3): 571–599.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Sarah Wilson Duke University Press 2003 Sarah ‘‘Fragmentary and Inconclusive’’ Violence: Wilson National History and Literary Form in The Professor’s House 6903 AMERICAN...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (1): 218–220.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Jonathan Levin By Carrie Tirado Bramen. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2000. 380 pp.$45.00. 2003 218 American Literature The Uses of Variety: Modern Americanism and the Quest for National Distinctive...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (4): 693–721.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Annette Kolodny Annette Kolodny 2003 Annette Fictions of American Prehistory: Kolodny Indians, Archeology, and National Origin Myths 6986 AMERICAN LITERATURE / 75:4 / sheet 5 of 255 In the midst of a national debate...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (2): 467–470.
Published: 01 June 2003
.... Iowa City: Univ. of Iowa Press. 2001. xx, 317 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $19.95. American Geographics: U.S. National Narratives and the Representation of the Non- European World, 1830–1865. By Bruce A. Harvey. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (1): 221–222.
Published: 01 March 2000
... to reexamine one of the foundational cate- gories of our analysis of literature and culture, on the assumption that other constructs such as nation, gender, race, and individual have all come to de- pend in one way...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (1): 187–188.
Published: 01 March 2001
... of an American ‘‘Republic of Letters’’ that would facilitate and promote the nation’s intellectual reputation (75). Ostrander’s book adopts both Bel- knap’s phrase (and, more covertly, his agenda) in its history of various groups of literary intellectuals that came into being between Independence...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (3): 459–496.
Published: 01 September 2001
...David Kazanjian Duke University Press 2001 David Charles Brockden Brown’s Biloquial Nation: Kazanjian National Culture and White Settler Colonialism in Memoirs of Carwin the Biloquist Toward the beginning of Charles Brockden Brown’s...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (1): 193–195.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Allison S. Curseen Racial Innocence: Performing American Childhood from Slavery to Civil Rights . By Bernstein Robin . New York : New York Univ. Press . 2011 . 318 pp. Cloth , $75.00 ; paper , $24.00 . Adopting America: Childhood, Kinship, and National Identity...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (1): 194–197.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Daniel Grausam The Covert Sphere: Secrecy, Fiction, and the National Security State . By Melley Timothy . Ithaca, NY : Cornell Univ. Press , 2012 . x , 289 pp. Cloth , $75.00 ; paper , $26.95 . No Accident, Comrade: Chance and Design in Cold War American Narratives...