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American Literature (1 December 2002) 74 (4): 887–909.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Stephanie S. Turner Duke University Press 2002 Stephanie S. Jurassic Park Technology in the Bioinformatics Turner Economy: How Cloning Narratives Negotiate the Telos of DNA The problem was that all known dinosaurs were fossils, and...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 664–666.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Joseph Darda The Racial Imaginary of the Cold War Kitchen: From Sokol’niki Park to Chicago’s South Side . By Kate A. Baldwin . Hanover, NH : Dartmouth College Press . 2016 . xviii, 236 pp. Cloth , $85.00 ; paper, $45.00 ; e-book, $39.99 . Reading America: Citizenship, Democracy, and...
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American Literature (1 December 2010) 82 (4): 853–855.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Josephine Nock-Hee Park © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Culinary Fictions: Food in South Asian Diasporic Culture . By Anita Mannur. Philadelphia: Temple Univ. Press. 2010. xiv, 255 pp. Cloth, $72.50; paper, $26.95. The Decolonized Eye: Filipino American Art and Performance . By Sarita...
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American Literature (1 December 2007) 79 (4): 850–852.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Josephine Nock-Hee Park Duke University Press 2007 American Tropics: Articulating Filipino America . By Allan Punzalan Isaac. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2006. xxx, 205 pp. Cloth, $60.00; paper, $20.00. Model-Minority Imperialism . By Victor Bascara. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 91–119.
Published: 01 March 2019
...-Depression hobos described by Anderson and Park, Dahlberg’s Lorry has little difficulty finding jobs as he travels. Even as a hoboing bum, Lorry—like Tully—meets kind responses on a scale far beyond anything the more beleaguered Tom finds in Waiting for Nothing . Lorry’s hobo vulnerability, such as it is...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 411–414.
Published: 01 June 2016
...María del Pilar Blanco The Pan American Imagination: Contested Visions of the Hemisphere in Twentieth-Century Literature . By Park Stephen M. . Charlottesville : Univ. of Virginia Press . 2014 . xii, 269 pp. Cloth , $59.50 ; paper, $27.50 ; e-book, $27.50 . The Geopoetics of Modernism...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 141–168.
Published: 01 March 2006
... hierarchy to biological equality to Robert Park’s soci- ology in the 1920s, Dorothy Ross has shown that this change was ini- tiated by Franz Boas in anthropology, and later taken up by William Thomas and, through him, eventually Park (OASS, 350–59).8 Thomas met Park at a conference at the Tuskegee...
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American Literature (1 March 2004) 76 (1): 217–219.
Published: 01 March 2004
... and must be sent by 15 June 2004 to Samuel Otter; Department of English; 322 Wheeler Hall #1030; University of Cali- fornia; Berkeley, California 94708–1030 (sotter@socrates.berkeley.edu; or to Robert S. Levine; Department of English; University of Maryland; College Park, Maryland 20742 (rlevine...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 817–818.
Published: 01 December 2013
...-free alternative to Menlo Park recording methods and Edison’s tinfoil phonograph. Magnetic record- ing “impressed” sound; it did not “inscribe” it. Later, Valdemar Poul­ sen’s research on the telegraphone, including his demonstration of it at the 1900 Paris Exhibition, suggested that even then...
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 331–354.
Published: 01 June 2017
... material abundance are ideals to be envied and emulated. At this juncture, I focus on a poem by Ishle Park titled “House of Sharing Comfort Women” (2001, 51–53) in order to render more concrete how ethical alienation helps me, as a critic and a teacher, embrace a problematic Asian American agency. Park’s...
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American Literature (1 March 2016) 88 (1): 198–200.
Published: 01 March 2016
... traces her subject from the nine- teenth century into the early twenty-first, where it persists in debates over blood quantum, DNA testing, and disabled parking permits. Samuels offers insightful readings of disability in texts that have often been analyzed in terms of race and gender, like Ellen...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 426–427.
Published: 01 June 2001
... his race, and of Gordon Parks’s Shaft (1971), whose masterful opening scene with Shaft strolling through traffic overturns Jones’s anxieties about public space, creating a sexy consumer icon in the process. By enabling such in...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 427–428.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Himes’s If He Hollers Let Him Go (1945), where Bob Jones can afford to eat in fancy downtown hotels but can’t avoid the mistreatment brought on by his race, and of Gordon Parks’s Shaft (1971), whose masterful opening scene...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 214–215.
Published: 01 March 2003
... most productively advanced. Kandice Chuh, University of Maryland, College Park Whispers on the Color Line: Rumor and Race in America. By Gary Alan Fine and Patricia A. Turner. Berkeley and Los Angeles...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 202–203.
Published: 01 March 2005
... published debates over the purpose of such places as Yellowstone National Park and the meaning of fish- ing as meditation and masculine sport (see A River Runs through It). Daehnke indicates that there were anxieties about whether Manifest Destiny always led to the extension of democratic civilization...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 880–881.
Published: 01 December 2000
... of McKay with references to sociologist Robert Park’s theory of ‘‘the marginal man She is especially effective in pointing out the weaknesses of Banana Bottom, commonly regarded as McKay’s best novel: ‘‘McKay’s negative de...
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American Literature (1 December 2017) 89 (4): 895–897.
Published: 01 December 2017
... to note that social science has resonated for black writers, who have refuted race science but engaged in social scientific study, since the beginning of the twentieth century. As Larkin remarks, the methods of twentieth-century sociologists like Robert Park, who critiqued white racism but...
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American Literature (1 March 2016) 88 (1): 201–203.
Published: 01 March 2016
... recent outpouring of writing about the relationship of avant-garde poetry to notions of race and class—as registered by Cathy Park Hong’s “Delusions of Whiteness in the Avant-Garde” (Lana Turner, no. 7) and Daniel Tiffany’s “Cheap Signaling” (Boston Review, July 15, 2014)—the concept of the...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 59–88.
Published: 01 March 2006
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American Literature (1 September 2010) 82 (3): 583–610.
Published: 01 September 2010
... different textual and material venues at mid- century. Having become, as Neil Evernden points out, our culture’s “nature-explainer,” ecology also offered urban intellectuals a lan- guage with which they could explain the city and its social orders.3 As early as the 1920s, Robert Park, Louis...