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American Literature (1 September 2014) 86 (3): 628–631.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Primitive and Industrial Rhetoric . By McTaggart Ursula . Albany : State Univ. of New York Press . 2012 . xii , 247 pp. Cloth , $75.00 ; paper , $24.95 . Black Power, Yellow Power, and the Making of Revolutionary Identities . By Watkins Rychetta . Jackson : Univ. Press of...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 813–841.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Sharon Stockton Duke University Press 2000 Sharon Engineering Power: Hoover, Rand, Pound, Stockton and the Heroic Architect 6218 American Literature 72:4 / sheet 123 of238 History generally credits the United States with...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 577–603.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Matt Bell Duke University Press 2007 Matt Black Ground, Gay Figure: Bell Working through Another Country, Black Power, and Gay Liberation In an essay that addresses James Baldwin’s recur- rent attention to the intricate...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 645–647.
Published: 01 September 2006
...-Restraint . By Kirstin Hotelling Zona. Ann Arbor: Univ. of Michigan Press. 2002. xi, 187 pp. $55.00. Of Women, Poetry, and Power: Strategies of Address in Dickinson, Miles, Brooks, Lorde, and Angelou . By Zofia Burr. Champaign: Univ. of Illinois Press. 2002. xii, 232 pp. $39.95. Book Reviews...
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American Literature (1 June 2012) 84 (2): 450–452.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Suzanne Schneider Extravagant Abjection: Blackness, Power, and Sexuality in the African American Literary Imagination . By Scott Darieck . New York : New York Univ. Press . 2010 . x, 317 pp. Cloth , $49.00 ; paper , $22.00 . Embodying Black Experience: Stillness, Critical...
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American Literature (1 December 2012) 84 (4): 887–889.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Alan Wald Troublemakers: Power, Representation, and the Fiction of the Mass Worker . By Scott William . New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers Univ. Press . 2012 . x , 284 pp. Cloth , $72.00 ; paper , $24.95 . American Socialist Triptych: The Literary-Political Work of Charlotte Perkins...
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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 779–810.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Paul Giles Duke University Press 2002 Paul Narrative Reversals and Power Exchanges: Giles Frederick Douglass and British Culture Within the last thirty years, Frederick Douglass’s first two autobiographies—Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass...
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American Literature (1 September 2013) 85 (3): 593–596.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Evie Shockley Spectacular Blackness: The Cultural Politics of the Black Power Movement and the Search for a Black Aesthetic . By Ongiri Amy Abugo . Charlottesville : Univ. of Virginia Press . 2010 . x, 223 pp. Cloth , $55.00 ; paper , $22.50 . Specters of Democracy...
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American Literature (1 March 2012) 84 (1): 31–60.
Published: 01 March 2012
... power of disorder” that makes them more similar to the poststructuralism they imagine themselves most strenuously to oppose than they are to the thinkers discussed here. For Adams in particular, the advent of modernity entailed a revelation of chaos at the heart of things that could never be folded back...
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American Literature (1 March 2007) 79 (1): 194–196.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Slavery . By Carolyn Vellenga Berman. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell Univ. Press. 2006. xi, 240 pp. $39.95. Speaking Power: Black Feminist Orality in Women's Narratives of Slavery . By DoVeanna S. Fulton. Albany: State Univ. of New York Press. 2006. xvi, 164 pp. Cloth, $50.00; paper, $17.95. Book...
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American Literature (1 December 2008) 80 (4): 707–738.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Elizabeth Dill In “That Damned Mob of Scribbling Siblings: The American Romance as Anti-Novel in The Power of Sympathy and Pierre ,” Elizabeth Dill discusses the eruption of genre chaos in early and mid-nineteenth century American works of fiction. In order to do so, she considers the connections...
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American Literature (1 June 2010) 82 (2): 439–441.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Kendall Johnson © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Red Land, Red Power: Grounding Knowledge in the American Indian Novel . By Sean Kicummah Teuton. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2008. xvii, 294 pp. Cloth, $84.95; paper, $23.95. Seeing Red: Anger, Sentimentality, and...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 203–205.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Daniel Kim © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Driven Out: The Forgotten War against Chinese Americans. By Jean Pfaelzer. Berkeley and Los Angeles: Univ. of California Press. 2008. xxix, 400 pp. Paper, $19.95. Disturbing the Peace: Black Culture and the Police Power after...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 456–458.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Stephanie LeMenager Golden Dreams: California in an Age of Abundance, 1950–1963 . By Kevin Starr. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 2009. xi, 564 pp. $34.95. Dirty Wars: Landscape, Power, and Waste in Western American Literature . By John Beck. Lincoln: Univ. of Nebraska Press. 2009. 366 pp...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 821–824.
Published: 01 December 2013
... the New Motive Power . By Modern John Lardas . Chicago : Univ. of Chicago Press . 2011 . xxxiv, 313 pp . $40.00 . © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Book Reviews  821 develop the chapter’s weighty argument that “these writers...
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American Literature (1 December 2016) 88 (4): 695–721.
Published: 01 December 2016
... essay theorizes how the novel genre functions within these publics by reconsidering the literary career of William Hill Brown, best known as the author of The Power of Sympathy (1789). Reading his lesser-known writings, I argue that Brown was an intellectual for a prominent network—often referred to as...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 408–410.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Gabriel N. Rosenberg Beyond the Fruited Plain: Food and Agriculture in U.S. Literature, 1850–1905 . By Dolan Kathryn Cornell . Lincoln : Univ. of Nebraska Press . 2014 . x, 272 pp. $60.00 . Global Appetites: American Power and the Literature of Food . By Carruth Allison...
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American Literature (1 September 2016) 88 (3): 641–644.
Published: 01 September 2016
... the Human . By Weheliye Alexander G. . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2014 . x, 209 pp. Cloth , $84.95 ; paper, $23.95 ; e-book available. Sensational Flesh: Race, Power, and Masochism . By Musser Amber Jamilla . New York : New York Univ. Press . 2014 . xii, 255 pp. Cloth...
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American Literature (1 March 2009) 81 (1): 203–205.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Candice M. Jenkins © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 Breaking the Silence: Toward a Black Male Feminist Criticism . By David Ikard. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2007. xiv, 191 pp. $35.00. Our Living Manhood: Literature, Black Power, and Masculine Ideology . By...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 394–396.
Published: 01 June 2004
... University, San Marcos 394 American Literature Critical Fictions: Sentiment and the American Market, 1780–1870. By Joseph Fich- telberg. Athens: Univ. of Georgia Press. 2003. x, 280 pp. $39.95. Identifying the Image of God: Radical Christians and Nonviolent Power in the Ante- bellum United States...