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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 198–200.
Published: 01 March 2005
..., 234 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $22.95. Professing Performance: Theatre in the Academy from Philology to Performativity. By Shannon Jackson. Cambridge, Eng.: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2004. xi, 254 pp. Cloth, $55; paper, $24.00. By his own admission, Savran’s collection of nine essays, written over...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (4): 820–824.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Aarthi Vadde Enumerations: Data and Literary Study . By Andrew Piper . Chicago : Univ. of Chicago Press . 2018 . xiii, 243. Cloth, $90.00 ; paper, $27.50 ; e-book available. Passwords: Philology, Security, Authentication . By Brian Lennon . Cambridge, MA : Harvard...
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American Literature (2016) 88 (3): 447–475.
Published: 01 September 2016
... that are not immediately apparent. I suggest that if we as literary scholars are to use word search in our research, we should approach it from a philological point of view, actively exploring the limits of our knowledge about the linguistic practices of the past and considering the effects of technological mediation...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (1): 171–173.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Native American origins and, more broadly, racial kinship and difference. “Philologies of race” (17) is Gunn’s apt term for this project, of which he finds suggestive traces in Cooper’s fiction. Central to the philological project was the “misrecognition” of Plains Indian Sign Language and other forms...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 645–680.
Published: 01 December 2015
... – 17 . Harkin Michael . 2004 . Reassessing Revitalization Movements . Lincoln : Univ. of Nebraska Press . Harvey Sean . 2010 . “‘Must Not Their Languages Be Savage and Barbarous Like Them?’ Philology, Indian Removal, and Race Science.” Journal of the Early Republic 30...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (1): 147–184.
Published: 01 March 2001
... it in that direction through his involvement with two emerging academic disciplines. The first of these disciplines was scientific philology, which Lanier encountered at Johns Hopkins, a research university patterned after the German model and founded in Baltimore in 1876. Having moved to Baltimore in 1873...
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American Literature (2023) 95 (2): 205–227.
Published: 01 June 2023
... in a journal for cybernetics research Lutz ( 1960 : 11) went so far as to declare the future of a new philology: “With the program-governed electronic computing systems henceforth emerges a machine-generated [ synthetisch ] philology,” he announced, “a philology, that is, that does not analyze texts...
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American Literature (2023) 95 (3): 603–606.
Published: 01 September 2023
...” that blends philology, book history, sociology, and critical close reading, it elaborates a “transatlantic comparativism” attentive not only to textual connections and conceptual relays but also to specific publication institutions and concrete sites of performance. Part 1 explores British and American...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (4): 653–663.
Published: 01 December 2004
... to elevate philology into a hard science. The pro- fessedly forward-moving tend to underrate the toughness needed to On to the Centennial 655 clear the old brush, and they could mishear Hubbell as he talked with a slight time-delay. Nearing ninety, he surprised...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (2): 387–389.
Published: 01 June 2015
... critical methods that continue to inform contemporary practices—that is, those grounded in philology and nation-based historicism. Manning discov- ers in the Scottish Enlightenment an analogic approach to the study of one of the mainstays of traditional literary analysis, the concept of character...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 196–198.
Published: 01 March 2005
... cultural force. D. Quentin Miller, Suffolk University A Queer Sort of Materialism: Recontextualizing American Theater. By David Savran. Ann Arbor: Univ. of Michigan Press. 2003. xii, 234 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $22.95. Professing Performance: Theatre in the Academy from Philology to Performativity...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (4): 638.
Published: 01 December 2004
... their professional independence from philological criticism and schol- arly irrelevance. At the head of ‘‘Notes and Queries they spelled out their editorial policy: they were looking for essays that could ‘‘bring to light new materials or new facts, which might assist in the criti- cal interpretation...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (4): 639–652.
Published: 01 December 2004
... ‘‘Notes and Queries a list of research in the field, and a book review section—that the editors subtly but firmly declared their professional independence from philological criticism and schol- arly irrelevance. At the head of ‘‘Notes and Queries they spelled out their editorial policy: they were...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (2): 372–376.
Published: 01 June 2020
...’ occasional interest in Arabic, the book often focuses on particular journals and letters that are too specific to support a strong claim for “formative impact” (x–xi). Readers encounter close readings of Arabic grammars (41–42), doodles of Arabia (45), minimal Arabic philology peppering some sermons (58...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (3): 451–481.
Published: 01 September 2005
... of explanation requires that we cross this threshold into the Medieval world in order to understand the pangolin’s grace. For Moore’s curious wordsmith, the proof of the everlasting lies not in art but in the archival discipline of philology. Grammatically, the primary verbal work performed by Moore’s...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 519–551.
Published: 01 September 2010
..., each one in dynamic conflict with the next—ranging from “standard” English and French to French Creole appropriations of English, African Creole patois (a mix of French and West African tongues popularly referred to as “Gumbo and a version of “black English” derived from philological renderings...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (2): 217–246.
Published: 01 June 2013
... excellence, exem- plified the intelligence coincident with liberal cosmopolitanism. In the relation between liberty and slavery, dramatized through the figure of the agon, the ultimate conflict for Douglass provided the definitive escape, a way out—what, in philological and literary terms, we under...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (4): 629–660.
Published: 01 December 2013
... John , 198 – 217 . Malden, MA : Blackwell . ———. 2013 . “ Philology in a New Key .” Critical Inquiry 39 , no. 2 : 327 – 46 . McGill Meredith L. Parker Andrew . 2010 . “ The Future of the Literary Past .” PMLA 125 , no. 4 : 959 – 67 . Melville Herman . ( 1862...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (2): 303–330.
Published: 01 June 2015
... : McGraw-Hill . Monroe Judy . 2005 . Duke Ellington: Jazz Composer . Minnesota, MN : Capstone Press . Nielsen Aldon Lynn . 1993 . “ Clark Coolidge and a Jazz Aesthetic .” Pacific Coast Philology 28 , no. 1 : 94 – 112 . ———. 1997 . Black Chant: Languages of African-American...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (3): 591–626.
Published: 01 September 2017
... , edited by Kohn Jerome , 41 – 90 . New York : Penguin Classics . Arguilla Manuel E. , Nedruda Esteban , and Agoncillo Teodoro , eds. 1940 . Literature under the Commonwealth . Manila : Philippine Writers’ League . Auerbach Erich . 1969 . “ Philology...