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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 189–191.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Victor Bascara God’s Arbiters: Americans and the Philippines, 1898-1902 . By Harris Susan K. . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2011 . xii , 257 pp. $35.00 . Empire’s Proxy: American Literature and US Imperialism in the Philippines . By Wesling Meg . New York : New York...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 843–866.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Joel Slotkin Duke University Press 2000 Joel Igorots and Indians: Racial Hierarchies and Slotkin Conceptions of the Savage in Carlos Bulosan’s Fiction of the Philippines 6218...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 591–626.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Paul Nadal Abstract This essay recovers a once celebrated but now forgotten Filipino novel in English, Juan Cabreros Laya’s His Native Soil ( 1941 ), which marked the emergence of realism during the Philippine Commonwealth’s slow, decade-long transition to independence from the United States...
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American Literature (1 June 2008) 80 (2): 381–406.
Published: 01 June 2008
... pathologization, the transformation of the U.S.-Philippines colonial relationship, and U.S. immigration narratives during World War II. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Cynthia In the “Training Center of the Skillful Servants Tolentino of Mankind”: Carlos Bulosan’s Professional...
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American Literature (1 December 2005) 77 (4): 815–845.
Published: 01 December 2005
... of resistance in Dogeaters is the nomad or bandit (in Tagalog, tulisan). Just as Philippine anticolonial, nationalist identity at the turn of the last century was born from the necessity of regulating bandit-like ‘‘asociaciones ilícitas so the iden- tity of the neocolonial state is today...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 186–189.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Philippines, 1898–1902. By Susan K. Harris. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 2011. xii, 257 pp. $35.00. Empire’s Proxy: American Literature and US Imperialism in the Philippines. By Meg Wesling. New York: New York Univ. Press. 2011. xii, 236 pp. Paper, $21.00. The course of US empire traced in both...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 398–400.
Published: 01 June 2016
... parts—the first focused on black reactions to the Cuban-American conflict, the latter on treatments of US imperialism in the Philippines—Gruesser shows how disparate treatments of empire abroad by African American writers were quite often overdetermined by concerns related to empire “at home.” Likewise...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 191–193.
Published: 01 March 2014
... in the Philippines—makes for compelling evidence of the crucial role that American literature came to eventually play for the classrooms of the empire, and that empire played for the literature. The audience most immediately served by these books is American studies scholars looking for...
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American Literature (1 March 2018) 90 (1): 171–173.
Published: 01 March 2018
... postcolonial settings, particularly its usages, structures, forms, and circulation, as well as theories about it. Their approaches, though, are significantly different. Vicente L. Rafael, focusing on histories and texts of the revolutionary and postrevolutionary contexts in the Philippines and in recent US...
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American Literature (1 December 2007) 79 (4): 673–699.
Published: 01 December 2007
... loyalty” to support the American troops, whether at home or overseas in Cuba and the Philippines.7 Henry Louis Gates Jr. has examined how various figures of the New Negro, in addition to talking back to derogatory stereotypes, served as sites of struggle for African Americans over the...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 396–398.
Published: 01 June 2015
... recourse that writers have made to alternative forms. In part I, he treats Bulosan’s and Wright’s use of the novel form and introduces the comparativist approach that he employs throughout—one that brings writers from the United States, the Philippines, and the Caribbean into dialogue. Through a...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 410–413.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Girl around the World Research Group. The chapters move in a loose chronological progression. Chapter 1 inves- tigates byways and midways that crisscross primarily the United States and the Philippines from the turn of the century to the archipelago’s indepen- dence in the 1940s. Reading a...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 401–404.
Published: 01 June 2016
..., raised in a world of enslaved Africans, found his way into the politics of global racialization through his early travels in the American West and encounters with the Chinese. Both then go on to show how Twain’s thinking on Asia—especially through US military interventions in the Philippines and in the...
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American Literature (1 December 2002) 74 (4): 807–831.
Published: 01 December 2002
... parallel the activities of Lawrence Waterhouse, a code breaker for the Navy in World War II, with those of his grandson Randy Waterhouse, a computer programmer setting up an informa- tion technology business in the Philippines. The juxtaposition of their stories traces the birth of the digital computer...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 865–886.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Sticky Web of Medical Professionalism: Robert Her- rick’s The Web of Life and the Political Economy of Health Care at the Turn of the Century,” 583–610. Bascara, Victor. Review: Harris, God’s Arbiters: Americans and the Philippines, 1898–1902, 189–91. Review: Wesling, Empire’s Proxy...
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American Literature (1 September 2011) 83 (3): 649–659.
Published: 01 September 2011
... decoupling the U.S. South from the North and linking it to other geographies includ- ing Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and the Philippines. Duck deconstructs from within the deeply ingrained and convenient binary between a “pro- gressive” North and a “benighted” South. What, she wonders, is the purpose of the...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 521–552.
Published: 01 September 2000
... 237 What a help is our Philippine war at present in teaching [American children] geography!—William James, Talks to Teachers on Psychology (1899...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 783–812.
Published: 01 December 2000
... by ‘‘a vast amount of, mainly anonymous, abuse and denunciation’’ in the mail, Norton went on to assail ‘‘this bastard ‘imperialism’ ’’ and ‘‘our detestable policy and proceedings in the Philippines as even more remote...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 413–421.
Published: 01 June 2004
... global power. As a contract surgeon for the Union army, Cor- busier served across the United States and the Philippines. He became a keen observer of people and natural history, eventually publishing ethnographic studies of the Yavapai, the Sioux, and the Shoshoni. His memoir thus also provides an...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 603–605.
Published: 01 September 2004
... politically controlling concept that defines thematics of narratives. But both ponder the same historical question: Why were we in Cuba, Puerto Rico, the Philippines, Africa? ‘‘Only connect both studies insist, domestic American needs and imperialist drives. Veteran scholars will recognize—perhaps with...