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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 59–87.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Kendall Johnson Duke University Press 2002 Kendall ‘‘Dark Spot’’ in the Picturesque: The Aesthetics of Johnson Polygenism and Henry James’s ‘‘A Landscape-Painter’’ Compare [Parisian women] with our own country women occupied in...
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American Literature (1 September 2014) 86 (3): 523–549.
Published: 01 September 2014
... : Univ. of Chicago Press . Cixous Hélène . 1976 . “ The Laugh of the Medusa . Signs 1 , no. 4 : 875 – 93 . ———. 1981 . “ Castration or Decapitation ,” Signs 7 , no. 1 : 41 – 55 . Conron John . 2000 . American Picturesque . University Park, PA : Penn State Univ...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 657–660.
Published: 01 September 2018
... Cole’s paintings, novels by Catharine Maria Sedgwick and James Fenimore Cooper, and popular travel literature. Sedgwick’s “sectional picturesque” exemplifies the ways in which such localization could structure a unified national geographic imaginary. Just as contrast is essential to the composition of a...
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American Literature (1 December 2011) 83 (4): 885–888.
Published: 01 December 2011
...: Volume 1 (1994), and the picturesque domestic world in Dickinson’s poetry demonstrate the mutually constitutive relationship between interior spaces and the American outdoors. Extending the work of Amy Kaplan, Bayley shows how, from nineteenth-­century rural life to twentieth-­century...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 839–841.
Published: 01 December 2014
... through the trauma of the Civil War, where it is disrupted by the nation’s inability to deal with the violence inscribed on the body politic and the land. The country, he argues, averted its gaze to the West, attending to the wilderness sublime rather than the communally cultivated picturesque...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 389–391.
Published: 01 June 2015
...—contemporary uses of the Norman Con- quest, including its contested racial and legal legacies; American interpreta- Book Reviews  391 tions of the picturesque in painting and literature; and technologies of commu- nication and exchange—Hanlon draws...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 391–393.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Geography of Gilded Age American Literature . By Storey Mark . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2013 . viii , 200 pp. Cloth , $49.50 ; paper , $24.50 . © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Book Reviews  391 tions of the picturesque...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 218–220.
Published: 01 March 2003
... its second section, ‘‘The Aesthetics of Diversity the book includes chapters on American regionalism and the urban picturesque, exploring the ways in which writers stage the conflict between the center and the margins in their...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 849–851.
Published: 01 December 2009
... resistance. While Coulson perceives James expanding the possibilities of realism, John- son sees him interrogating the conventions of the picturesque. Johnson finds in both the theme and style of James’s fiction and travel writing a “curious ubiquity of the ‘picturesque’” (7). Following Ross Posnock...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 852–854.
Published: 01 December 2009
... conventions of the picturesque. Johnson finds in both the theme and style of James’s fiction and travel writing a “curious ubiquity of the ‘picturesque’” (7). Following Ross Posnock, Johnson argues that James’s interest in the picturesque denotes a crucial concern with repre- sentation and the dynamic...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 854–856.
Published: 01 December 2009
... conventions of the picturesque. Johnson finds in both the theme and style of James’s fiction and travel writing a “curious ubiquity of the ‘picturesque’” (7). Following Ross Posnock, Johnson argues that James’s interest in the picturesque denotes a crucial concern with repre- sentation and the dynamic...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 856–858.
Published: 01 December 2009
... conventions of the picturesque. Johnson finds in both the theme and style of James’s fiction and travel writing a “curious ubiquity of the ‘picturesque’” (7). Following Ross Posnock, Johnson argues that James’s interest in the picturesque denotes a crucial concern with repre- sentation and the dynamic...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 859–861.
Published: 01 December 2009
... life, James could display this gift for perspectival alternatives, using ambiva- lent realism if not quite articulated resistance. While Coulson perceives James expanding the possibilities of realism, John- son sees him interrogating the conventions of the picturesque. Johnson finds in both the...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 861–863.
Published: 01 December 2009
... life, James could display this gift for perspectival alternatives, using ambiva- lent realism if not quite articulated resistance. While Coulson perceives James expanding the possibilities of realism, John- son sees him interrogating the conventions of the picturesque. Johnson finds in both the...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 863–866.
Published: 01 December 2009
... conventions of the picturesque. Johnson finds in both the theme and style of James’s fiction and travel writing a “curious ubiquity of the ‘picturesque’” (7). Following Ross Posnock, Johnson argues that James’s interest in the picturesque denotes a crucial concern with repre- sentation and the dynamic...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 867–869.
Published: 01 December 2009
... conventions of the picturesque. Johnson finds in both the theme and style of James’s fiction and travel writing a “curious ubiquity of the ‘picturesque’” (7). Following Ross Posnock, Johnson argues that James’s interest in the picturesque denotes a crucial concern with repre- sentation and the dynamic...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 869–871.
Published: 01 December 2009
... life, James could display this gift for perspectival alternatives, using ambiva- lent realism if not quite articulated resistance. While Coulson perceives James expanding the possibilities of realism, John- son sees him interrogating the conventions of the picturesque. Johnson finds in both the...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 871–873.
Published: 01 December 2009
... life, James could display this gift for perspectival alternatives, using ambiva- lent realism if not quite articulated resistance. While Coulson perceives James expanding the possibilities of realism, John- son sees him interrogating the conventions of the picturesque. Johnson finds in both the...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 874–876.
Published: 01 December 2009
... conventions of the picturesque. Johnson finds in both the theme and style of James’s fiction and travel writing a “curious ubiquity of the ‘picturesque’” (7). Following Ross Posnock, Johnson argues that James’s interest in the picturesque denotes a crucial concern with repre- sentation and the dynamic...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 876–877.
Published: 01 December 2009
... resistance. While Coulson perceives James expanding the possibilities of realism, John- son sees him interrogating the conventions of the picturesque. Johnson finds in both the theme and style of James’s fiction and travel writing a “curious ubiquity of the ‘picturesque’” (7). Following Ross Posnock...