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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 695–720.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Michelle Burnham Duke University Press 2000 Michelle Merchants, Money, and the Economics of Burnham ‘‘Plain Style’’ in William Bradford’s Of Plymouth Plantation 6218 American...
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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 414–416.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Melanie . Athens : Univ. of Georgia Press . 2008 . xiv , 263 pp. Cloth , $71.95 ; paper , $25.95 . Romances of the White Man’s Burden: Race, Empire, and the Plantation in American Literature, 1880-1936 . By Wells Jeremy . Nashville, TN : Vanderbilt Univ. Press . 2011 . x , 238 pp...
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American Literature (1 June 2019) 91 (2): 295–322.
Published: 01 June 2019
...David Anthony Abstract This essay focuses on the consistently deployed but previously unnoticed figure of the Jew in the post– Uncle Tom’s Cabin plantation novel, whether “anti- Tom ” or abolitionist in orientation. I argue that this character does complex ideological work in these novels, in...
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American Literature (1 March 2010) 82 (1): 214–215.
Published: 01 March 2010
... the Southern Plantation, 1936–1968 . By Michael P. Bibler. Charlottesville: Univ. of Virginia Press. 2009. x, 298 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $22.50. Book Reviews Folded Selves: Colonial New England Writing in the World System. By Michelle Burnham. Hanover, N.H.: Dartmouth College Press...
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American Literature (1 December 2010) 82 (4): 846–848.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Michael Hames-García © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Prisons, Race, and Masculinity in Twentieth-Century U.S. Literature and Film . By Peter Caster. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press. 2008. xx, 279 pp. $44.95. From the Plantation to the Prison: African American...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 454–456.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Katie McKee Entitled to the Pedestal: Place, Race, and Progress in White Southern Women's Writing, 1920–1945 . By Nghana Tamu Lewis. Iowa City: Univ. of Iowa Press. 2007. xiv, 208 pp. $37.95. Wounds of Returning: Race, Memory, and Prosperity on the Postslavery Plantation . By Jessica Adams...
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American Literature (1 September 2013) 85 (3): 505–530.
Published: 01 September 2013
... defiantly local literary expression, it is in fact a product of the global socioeconomic and cultural matrix of what Clukey calls plantation modernity . In this essay, Clukey seeks to move past cultural similarities between Ireland and the South in order to establish the Anglo-Irish big house and the...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 605–607.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Susan Scott Parrish Environmental Practice and Early American Literature . By Ziser Michael . Cambridge, UK : Cambridge Univ. Press . 2013 . ii , 224 pp. Cloth, $90.00 ; e-book, $72.00 . Ariel's Ecology: Plantations, Personhood, and Colonialism in the American Tropics . By...
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American Literature (1 March 2017) 89 (1): 209–212.
Published: 01 March 2017
... James Dawes for “The Novel of Human Rights” (88:1, 127–57). Members of the judging committee were Michael Elliott (chair), Emory University; Nihad Farooq, Georgia Institute of Technology; and Zita Nunes, University of Maryland. This special issue focuses on the plantation, the post-plantation...
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American Literature (1 December 2016) 88 (4): 874–876.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 This special issue focuses on the plantation, the post-plantation, and the afterlives of slavery to consider how we have inherited and continue to be structured by the plantation form. This reconsideration of the plantation form heeds...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 666–668.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 This special issue focuses on the plantation, the post-plantation, and the afterlives of slavery to consider how we have inherited and continue to be structured by the plantation form. This reconsideration of the plantation form heeds...
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American Literature (1 September 2016) 88 (3): 660–664.
Published: 01 September 2016
... ( srivett@princeton.edu ) Cristobal Silva ( cs2889@columbia.edu ), and Abram Van Engen ( vanengen@wustl.edu ). This special issue focuses on the plantation, the post-plantation, and the afterlives of slavery to consider how we have inherited and continue to be structured by the plantation form. This...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 439–445.
Published: 01 June 2016
...@columbia.edu ), and Abram Van Engen ( vanengen@wustl.edu ). This special issue focuses on the plantation, the post-plantation, and the afterlives of slavery to consider how we have inherited and continue to be structured by the plantation form. This reconsideration of the plantation form heeds recent...
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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 275–303.
Published: 01 June 2014
.... Of his childhood on Colonel Lloyd’s plantation (where he grew up a slave, and probable son, of the farm’s overseer), Douglass recalls: [The Colonel’s] slaves, alone, were an immense fortune. These small and great, could not have been fewer than one thousand in number, and though scarcely...
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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 361–389.
Published: 01 June 2014
..., UK : Cambridge Univ. Press . Nowatzki Robert C. 1995 . “ ‘Passing’ in a White Genre: Charles W. Chesnutt’s Negotiations of the Plantation Tradition in The Conjure Woman .” American Literary Realism 27 , no. 2 : 20 – 36 . Rankine Patrice . 2006 . Ulysses in Black: Ralph...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 521–552.
Published: 01 September 2000
... of the commodity-exchange and sugar-plantation econ- omy, and second on the repetitive projection of a counterfactual image of Hawai‘i as a quasi-primitive, dance-filled, eroticized Eden ‘‘remote from the work-day...
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American Literature (1 September 2011) 83 (3): 649–659.
Published: 01 September 2011
... Watson Jr. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2008. 286 pp. $40.00. Plantation Airs: Racial Paternalism and the Transformations of Class in South- ern Fiction, 1945–1971. By Brannon Costello. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2007. x, 203 pp. $35.00. Sitting in...
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American Literature (1 March 2017) 89 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 March 2017
...” (Lewis 1950 , 113). In His Queer Country , Harris borrows the same device, requiring that child characters pass through a portal, a magic spring on a slave plantation, in order to access a queer realm in which folk narratives happen in real time. In framing African American folklore as fantasy—a genre...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 751–782.
Published: 01 December 2000
... settle in Canada, and all retain close interracial ties. Instead of racially defined blood families, Stowe here champions (non-kin) interracial families and communities that, while radically unlike the plantation family of...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 845–862.
Published: 01 December 2013
... American Literature,” 615–28. Chute, Hillary. Review: Gray, After the Fall: American Literature since 9/11, 604–6. Review: Randall, 9/11 and the Literature of Terror, 604–6. Clukey, Amy. “Plantation Modernity: Gone with the Wind and Irish-Southern Culture,” 505–30. Curseen, Allison S...