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American Literature (1 March 2012) 84 (1): 119–149.
Published: 01 March 2012
... “intermedial” strategies that were designed to mobilize readers to engage news stories and insert themselves in such tales—this essay argues that Fitzgerald's reenvisioning of tabloid culture permeates both his aesthetic technique and Nick Carraway's attempts to provide an account of the scandalous “death car...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 839–841.
Published: 01 December 2014
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 409–411.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Nick Bromell 2006 Exposés and Excess: Muckraking in America, 1900/2000 . By Cecilia Tichi. Philadelphia: Univ. of Pennsylvania Press. 2004. 234 pp. $29.95. Book Reviews Black and White Women’s Travel Narratives: Antebellum Explorations. Cheryl J. Fish. Gainesville: Univ...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 281–303.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Nick Bromell Bromell's essay argues that Edith Wharton's The House of Mirth and Nella Larsen's Passing both represent and enact a core problem in theories of deliberative democracy: how to assess the value of differences among citizens (of race, gender, or age) when democracy is understood...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 622–624.
Published: 01 September 2015
... . By Bromell Nick . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2013 . ix , 190 pp. Cloth, $29.95 ; e-book available. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 622  American Literature radically challenged multiple academic disciplines and art practices both internationally and nationally...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 891–892.
Published: 01 December 2000
...- ist melancholy’’ in Chance, Lord Jim, The Good Soldier, and The Great Gatsby and finds that sentimentalism, usually considered antithetical to modernism, persists in the homoerotic performances of narrators like Nick Carraway...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 719–744.
Published: 01 December 2013
... essay: Anatoly Detwyler, Patrick Jagoda, Bill Brown, Nick Gaskill, John Muse, Adrienne Brown, Lydia Liu, members of the New Media Workshop at the University of Chicago, and members of the Transnational Cultures Workshop at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China. References Bogart Leo . 1969...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 455–488.
Published: 01 September 2015
... . American Humor Magazines and Comic Periodicals . Westport, CT : Greenwood Press . Smolderen Thierry . 2014 . The Origins of Comics from William Hogarth to Winsor McCay . Translated by Beaty Bart Nguyen Nick . Jackson : Univ. Press of Mississippi . Strong Thomas W. 1846...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 618–622.
Published: 01 September 2015
... 10.1215/00029831-3149477 The Ethics of Swagger: Prizewinning African American Novels, 1977–1993. By Michael DeRell Hill. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press. 2013. ix, 195 pp. Cloth, $51.95; CD, $14.95. The Time Is Always Now: Black Thought and the Transformation of US Democracy. By Nick Bromell...
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American Literature (1 June 2010) 82 (2): 451–458.
Published: 01 June 2010
... writing. In the Frame: Women’s Ekphrastic Poetry from Marianne Moore to Susan Wheeler. Ed. Jane Hedley, Nick Halpern, and Willard Spiegelman. Newark: Univ. of Delaware Press. 2009. 316 pp. $60.00. The question this collection poses is whether or not there is a female aesthetic that provides a...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 181–183.
Published: 01 March 2003
...’’ was roundly panned by critics and fellow contributors, among them Alice Brown, who lamented: ‘‘O Henry James! Why did he go pick-nicking with us What began as a novel about engagement quickly became an acrid pub...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 183–185.
Published: 01 March 2003
... lengthy exposition in the voice of the artistic, misunderstood ‘‘Married Son’’ was roundly panned by critics and fellow contributors, among them Alice Brown, who lamented: ‘‘O Henry James! Why did he go pick-nicking with...
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 393–411.
Published: 01 June 2007
... “perfectly useless concen- tration” can make it “barely but perfectly possible” to get along in the world (“PP,” 498).18 As the narrator of Tobias Wolff’s novel Old School (2003) puts it, “Big Two-Hearted River” is instantly appealing for its “physical detail,” since Hemingway relates Nick Adams’s...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 153–174.
Published: 01 March 2011
..., and catastro- phe. Consider, for instance, Ernest Hemingway’s paradigmatic use of nature as metaphor in the context of trauma in his short story “The Big Two-Hearted River” (1925), which follows World War I veteran Nick Adams as he journeys back to his boyhood home through the woods and...
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American Literature (1 September 2012) 84 (3): 645–655.
Published: 01 September 2012
... national culture; and Cooper scholars have suggested that sources for Magua can be found in Paradise Lost, in John Heckewelder’s writings on Indians, and perhaps most perti- nently in New York oral history about “Saucy Nick,” an eighteenth-­ 654 American Literature century Oneida who, like Magua...
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American Literature (1 June 2013) 85 (2): 247–272.
Published: 01 June 2013
... – 92 . Benton Josiah H . 1911 . Warning Out in New England . Boston : W. B. Clarke . Bourne George . 1845 . A Condensed Anti-Slavery Bible Argument . New York : S. W. Benedict . Bromell Nick . 2011 . “ A ‘Voice from the Enslaved’: The Origins of Frederick Douglass’s...
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American Literature (1 June 2019) 91 (2): 438–446.
Published: 01 June 2019
... fantasy, romance, and mystery, this book examines works such as Robert Montgomery Bird’s Nick of the Woods (1837), Elizabeth Peters’s The Last Camel Died at Noon (1991), and Robert E. Howard’s “The Treasures of Tartary” (1935). Girls on Fire: Transformative Heroines in Young Adult Dystopian...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 745–779.
Published: 01 December 2013
...: Dialogues with Jürgen Habermas and Jacques Derrida . Chicago : Univ. of Chicago Press . Dyer-Witherford Nick De Peuter Greig . 2009 . Games of Empire: Global Capitalism and Videogames . Minneapolis : Univ. of Minnesota Press . Edwards Paul N. 1996 . The Closed World: Computers...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 869–892.
Published: 01 December 2015
...; The Time Is Always Now: Black Thought and the Transformation of US Democracy by Nick Bromell, 622–24. Jackson, Holly. “The Marriage Trap in the Free-Love Novel and Queer Cri- tique,” 681–708. Kahan, Benjamin A. Review: On Making Sense: Queer Race Narratives of Intel- ligibility by Ernesto...
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American Literature (1 March 2000) 72 (1): 227–240.
Published: 01 March 2000
.... Intimate Memories: The Autobiography of Mabel Dodge Luhan. Ed. Lois Palken Rud- nick. Albuquerque: Univ. of New Mexico Press. 1999. xxii, 265 pp. Paper, $17.95. Mabel Dodge Luhan was a patron and intimate of social reformers and literary...