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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 545–569.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Blake Allmendinger Duke University Press 2003 Blake The Plow and the Pen: The Pioneering Allmendinger Adventures of Oscar Micheaux 6903 AMERICAN LITERATURE / 75:3 / sheet 61 of 209 Between 1919 and 1948, Oscar Micheaux pro...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 463–494.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Michael Hames-García Duke University Press 2000 Michael Dr. Gonzo’s Carnival: The Testimonial Satires Hames- of Oscar Zeta Acosta García 6141 AL 72:3 / sheet 7 of 237...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 583–611.
Published: 01 September 2009
... masculine bravado of Oscar Zeta Acosta's Revolt of the Cockroach People (1975), for example, Alfredo Véa's 1998 novel Gods Go Begging demonstrates the tension between the warrior male ideal of Chicano nationalism and the divided loyalties of Chicano soldiers. Gods Go Begging also continues a tradition in...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 883–884.
Published: 01 December 2003
... between the United States and the United Kingdom. Present are investiga- tions of Oscar Wilde and Coward, of course, with treatments of Tennessee Williams and Lillian Hellman, and some wrangling with Joe Orton—all folks...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 897–898.
Published: 01 December 2003
...- similar works, such as Owen Wister’s The Virginian and Pauline Hopkins’s Winona. At the same time, he is careful to indicate the lack of agreement among African American writers, some of whom, like Nat Love and Oscar...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 188–189.
Published: 01 March 2005
..., Gabriel Nash (TheTragicMuse), Peter Quint (The Turn of the Screw), and Lambert Strether (The Ambassadors), among others. In these characters Haralson finds James exploring ideas about identity, artistry, and the marketplace as well as confronting the figure of Oscar Wilde, whose work, public career, and...
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American Literature (1 March 2017) 89 (1): 194–196.
Published: 01 March 2017
... is interested in forms of reciprocity, in ways the Iranian film A Separation (2011) might be understood as in conversation with the Oscar-winning Argo (2012), and with how Iranian audiences clearly recognized Ben Affleck’s film as involving a “collusion of the U.S. government and the powerful...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 423–425.
Published: 01 June 2016
... curse that makes its way over the Caribbean from the Dominican Republic to the United States in The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao (2007), and Ishmael Reed’s Jes Grew virus in his 1972 voodoo-inspired fantasia Mumbo Jumbo , which just as dynamically interlaces the real and the invented, the local...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 650–653.
Published: 01 September 2017
... marginalization are overcome via the representation of death, a taboo that refuses the reified forms of life reserved for racialized and gendered others. In the case of Oscar Zeta Acosta’s The Revolt of the Cockroach People (1973) and Ana Castillo’s So Far from God (1993), for example, irony can “articulate...
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American Literature (1 September 2001) 73 (3): 563–597.
Published: 01 September 2001
...’’ national identity. As the historian Oscar Handlin describes it, this response found an outlet in the imaginative, pastoral vision of the country’s past: ‘‘The injunction that the newcomers must conform to an American style of life took for granted that such a style of life with a distinctive American...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 799–823.
Published: 01 December 2015
... of Kansas . Acosta Oscar Zeta . 1996 . Oscar Zeta Acosta: The Uncollected Writings . Edited by Stavans Ilan . Houston : Arte Público Press . Banco Lindsey Michael . 2007 . “Trafficking Trips: Drugs and the Anti-Tourist Novels of Hunter S. Thompson and Alex Garland...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 487–517.
Published: 01 September 2006
... naturalism’s hyperbolic masculinity must be heterosexual, for if it were not, the masculine Naturalism, Masculinities, and Desire in McTeague 489 project of Norris and the naturalists would overlap uncomfortably with the work of effeminate, decidedly mauve writers such as Oscar Wilde...
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American Literature (1 December 2004) 76 (4): 871–886.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Claire F. Fox Duke University Press 2004 Claire F. Comparative Literary Studies of the Americas Fox Postethnic Narrative Criticism: Magicorealism in Oscar ‘‘Zeta’’ Acosta, Ana Cas- tillo, Julie Dash, Hanif Kureishi, and Salman Rushdie. By Frederick Luis Aldama. Austin: Univ. of...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 633–640.
Published: 01 September 2007
... interlocutors join the conver- sation here in essays on Thoreau and canonicity, modes of representation, violence, materialism, and idealism. Two essays consider the status of clas- sical knowledge: Robert Oscar López’s “Thoreau, Homer, and Community” and Michael G. Ziser’s “Walden and the...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 407–409.
Published: 01 June 2008
... her comparative analysis. First, she maintains that Octavio Paz’s Labyrinth of Solitude, Daniel Patrick Moyni- han’s The Negro Family, and Oscar Lewis’s La Vida have linked the African American, Chicano, and Puerto Rican populations in a racialized position of subordination in the...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 409–411.
Published: 01 June 2008
..., and Oscar Lewis’s La Vida have linked the African American, Chicano, and Puerto Rican populations in a racialized position of subordination in the American imagination. Second, she argues that the trope of La Malinche circulates through each of the cultures she examines. As a metaphor...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 411–414.
Published: 01 June 2008
... her comparative analysis. First, she maintains that Octavio Paz’s Labyrinth of Solitude, Daniel Patrick Moyni- han’s The Negro Family, and Oscar Lewis’s La Vida have linked the African American, Chicano, and Puerto Rican populations in a racialized position of subordination in the...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 414–416.
Published: 01 June 2008
..., and Oscar Lewis’s La Vida have linked the African American, Chicano, and Puerto Rican populations in a racialized position of subordination in the American imagination. Second, she argues that the trope of La Malinche circulates through each of the cultures she examines. As a metaphor...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 416–419.
Published: 01 June 2008
... her comparative analysis. First, she maintains that Octavio Paz’s Labyrinth of Solitude, Daniel Patrick Moyni- han’s The Negro Family, and Oscar Lewis’s La Vida have linked the African American, Chicano, and Puerto Rican populations in a racialized position of subordination in the...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 419–422.
Published: 01 June 2008
..., and Oscar Lewis’s La Vida have linked the African American, Chicano, and Puerto Rican populations in a racialized position of subordination in the American imagination. Second, she argues that the trope of La Malinche circulates through each of the cultures she examines. As a metaphor...