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Published: 01 June 2018
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 641.
Published: 01 September 2007
... 2007 Erratum Erratum for Dan Moos, book review, American Literature 79 (March 2007): 208–10. The correct title of the book under review is Exploding the Western: Myths of Empire on the Postmodern Frontier, not Exploding the Empire: Myths of Empire on the Postmodern Frontier. DOI...
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American Literature (1 September 2004) 76 (3): 525–547.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Wai Chee Dimock Duke University 2004 Wai Chee Aesthetics at the Limits of the Nation: Dimock Kant, Pound, and the Saturday Review How powerful is the nation as a taxonomic (rather thanjurisdictional)unit?Whogetstoclassify,whogetstonamethe phenomena of the...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 152–154.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Allan Hepburn By Robin Hoople. Lewisburg, Penn.: Bucknell Univ. Press. 2000. 299 pp.$46.50. 2002 Book Reviews Coming into Communion: Pastoral Dialogues in Colonial New England. By Laura Henigman. Albany: State Univ. of New York Press. 1999. xi, 234 pp. Cloth, $54.50; paper, $17.95. A...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 March 2019
... focus on critical responses that are most readable by twenty-first-century standards (lengthy, signed reviews by readily identifiable critics in prestigious journals), paradoxically the less authoritative liminal critical forms (unsigned, unoriginal criticism circulated as reprinted reviews) displayed...
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American Literature (1 June 2013) 85 (2): 363–387.
Published: 01 June 2013
... conditions that staggered perception and belief. Despite these doubts, she traveled to Saigon in 1967 and to Hanoi a year later to report on the US war in Vietnam for the New York Review of Books . Both trips resulted in a series of essays that were quickly collected and published in book form. If Vietnam...
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American Literature (1 September 2011) 83 (3): 571–596.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Scott Selisker This essay considers Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man (1952) from the standpoint of its influential depiction of African Americans as automata. Through Ellison's other writings, including his review of Gunnar Myrdal's An American Dilemma (1944) and his unpublished drafts of Invisible...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 141–166.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Megan Obourn Through a reading of Arturo Islas's posthumously published La Mollie and the King of Tears , this essay offers a critique of liberal, multicultural uses of postcolonial hybridity in the context of U.S. literature and literary criticism. The essay reviews current uses of hybridity as a...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 59–90.
Published: 01 March 2019
... review the lovelorn column’s distinctive features and situate West’s satiric novella in that context. I also examine the racial dynamics of both the novella and the genre, touching briefly on the careers of two lovelorn columnists: the well-known Dorothy Dix, who was white, and the now-obscure Princess...
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American Literature (1 December 2005) 77 (4): 858–861.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Missouri Press. 2003. xi, 283 pp. $47.50; Imagine Otherwise: On Asian Americanist Critique . By Kandice Chuh. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2003. xii, 215 pp. Cloth, $59.95; paper, $19.95. Book Reviews The Cultural Geography of Colonial American Literatures: Empire, Travel, Mo- dernity. By Ralph...
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American Literature (1 December 2005) 77 (4): 861–862.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Dwight A. McBride 2005 Constructing the Black Masculine: Identity and Ideality in African American Men's Literature and Culture, 1775-1995 . By Maurice O. Wallace. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2002. xiii, 236. Cloth, $64.95; paper, $19.95. Book Reviews The Cultural Geography of Colonial...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 169–178.
Published: 01 March 2006
...’’ metaphorically reveals Madhubuti’s commitment to capture in poetic form the constancy of African American struggle, activism, sacrifice, and survival. The collections of poetry, prose, practical-action steps, music, and philosophy that constitute the four works I discuss in this review recall W. E. B...
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American Literature (1 December 2005) 77 (4): 862–864.
Published: 01 December 2005
.... Fayetteville: Univ. of Arkansas Press. 2004. xi, 217 pp. Paper, $19.95. Book Reviews The Cultural Geography of Colonial American Literatures: Empire, Travel, Mo- dernity. By Ralph Bauer. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2003. xiii, 295 pp. $65.00. Barbaric Traffic: Commerce and Antislavery in the...
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American Literature (1 December 2005) 77 (4): 864–867.
Published: 01 December 2005
... . By William M. Morgan. Lebanon: Univ. of New Hampshire Press. 2004. viii, 251 pp. Cloth, $60.00; paper, $24.95. Book Reviews The Cultural Geography of Colonial American Literatures: Empire, Travel, Mo- dernity. By Ralph Bauer. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2003. xiii, 295 pp. $65.00...
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American Literature (1 December 2005) 77 (4): 867–869.
Published: 01 December 2005
.... Press. 2003. xxxii, 430 pp. Cloth, $70.00; paper, $27.95. Book Reviews The Cultural Geography of Colonial American Literatures: Empire, Travel, Mo- dernity. By Ralph Bauer. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2003. xiii, 295 pp. $65.00. Barbaric Traffic: Commerce and Antislavery in the Eighteenth...
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American Literature (1 December 2005) 77 (4): 869–872.
Published: 01 December 2005
.... Book Reviews The Cultural Geography of Colonial American Literatures: Empire, Travel, Mo- dernity. By Ralph Bauer. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2003. xiii, 295 pp. $65.00. Barbaric Traffic: Commerce and Antislavery in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World. By Philip Gould. Cambridge...
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American Literature (1 December 2005) 77 (4): 873–881.
Published: 01 December 2005
.... Auden, John Dos Passos, Ezra Pound, T. S. Eliot, William Carlos Williams, and Thomas Wolfe. The volume includes a final chapter on Hemingway’s and Faulkner’s reactions to each other. Eudora Welty: The Contemporary Reviews. Ed. Pearl McHaney. New York: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2005. xxv, 394 pp...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 179–180.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Brooke Hopkins John Brown, Abolitionist: The Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil Rights. By David S. Reynolds. New York: Knopf. 2005. x, 578 pp. $35.00. 2006 Book Reviews John Brown, Abolitionist: The Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 March 2006
.... Lincoln: Univ. of Nebraska Press. 2004. viii, 285 pp. $50.00. 2006 Book Reviews John Brown, Abolitionist: The Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil Rights. By David S. Reynolds. New York: Knopf. 2005. x, 578 pp. $35.00. This is an astonishingly timely book. As a...
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American Literature (1 March 2006) 78 (1): 182–185.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Century. By Sarah Robbins. Pittsburgh.: Univ. of Pittsburg Press. 2004. ix, 326 pp. $39.95. 2006 Book Reviews John Brown, Abolitionist: The Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil Rights. By David S. Reynolds. New York: Knopf. 2005. x, 578 pp. $35.00. This is an...