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Published: 01 September 2017
Figure 1 A panel from Randolph Rogers’s “Columbus Doors” (1859), bordered by Bartholomew Columbus (right) and Irving’s face (below). Image courtesy of the Architect of the US Capitol Figure 1. A panel from Randolph Rogers’s “Columbus Doors” (1859), bordered by Bartholomew Columbus (right) and More
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American Literature (1 December 2018) 90 (4): 815–839.
Published: 01 December 2018
... this claim by reading liberal and conservative statements about Muslims in the contemporary United States alongside the writings of Roger Williams, whom many consider to be the father of American pluralism. I argue that the modern rhetoric of religious diversity mirrors the eschatological structure of...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 217–220.
Published: 01 March 2019
... of Spanish and American Literature . By Gayle Rogers . New York : Columbia Univ. Press . 2016 . x, 296 pp. Cloth, $60.00 ; paper, $27.00 ; e-book, $26.99 . Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 The critical axis where Robert F. Reid-Pharr’s Archives of Flesh and Gayle...
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American Literature (1 June 2005) 77 (2): 379–407.
Published: 01 June 2005
... three novels I discuss in this essay, Roger’s Version by John Updike (1986), Galatea 2.2 by Richard Powers (1995), and Microserfs by Douglas Coupland (1995), convey a consciousness of the Frankensteinian implications of the machine that has ushered in what we have optimistically deemed the...
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American Literature (1 March 2016) 88 (1): 127–157.
Published: 01 March 2016
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American Literature (1 December 2002) 74 (4): 859–885.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Robyn Wiegman Duke University Press 2002 Robyn Intimate Publics: Race, Property, Wiegman and Personhood On 24 April 1998, Donna Fasano, a white woman, and Deborah Perry-Rogers, a black woman, underwent in vitro fer- tilization at a fertility clinic in...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 691–693.
Published: 01 September 2000
.... Baker, Department of His- tory, Goucher College, Towson, Maryland 21204; Roger Lane, 707 College 6141 AL 72:3 / sheet 237 of 237 Avenue, Haverford, Pennsylvania 19041; Paul Boyer, Institute for Research in the Humanities, Washburn...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 655–682.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Chicago Press . Stark Rodney Finke Roger . 1992 . The Churching of America, 1776–1990: Winners and Losers in Our Religious Economy . New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers Univ. Press . Sweet Nancy F. 2005 . “ Dissent and the Daughter in A New England Tale and Hobomok .” Legacy 22 , no...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 501–525.
Published: 01 September 2007
..., Roger, that when her mother was young, she had a favorite play space in the Vermont farmhouse of her two unmarried half-sisters, Hannah Keys and Maria Keys. It was a delightful little room with a couch covered in blue chintz, books on the shelves, and a large, pink seashell. After marrying...
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American Literature (1 December 2018) 90 (4): 855–862.
Published: 01 December 2018
... testifies to a vigorous engagement with new subjects and approaches, Puritans still come tumbling from our syllabi: William Bradford, John Winthrop, Anne Hutchinson, Roger Williams, Anne Bradstreet, Edward Taylor, Mary Rowlandson. The old-school roster persists, and although many have revised their surveys...
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American Literature (1 June 2010) 82 (2): 451–458.
Published: 01 June 2010
... cultural representation reshaped social structures in the United States. Brief Mention  453 Mark Twain and Male Friendship: The Twichell, Howells, and Rogers Friendships. By Peter Messent. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 2009. vii, 250 pp. $49.50...
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American Literature (1 March 2013) 85 (1): 5–31.
Published: 01 March 2013
... . Dimock Wai Chee . 2008 . Through Other Continents: American Literature across Deep Time . Princeton, NJ : Princeton Univ. Press . Ekirch A. Roger . 2005 . At Day's Close: Night in Times Past ( New York : Norton ). Ekirch A. Roger Bussye Daniel J. . “ Is Insomnia History...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 857–863.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Jeffrey J. Rogers. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. 2015. x, 211 pp. Cloth, $85.00; e-book, $84.99. This study explores the origins of Simms’s commitment to the Civil War, and how this relates to insights into the larger meaning of the war. As a biography, it analyzes Simms’s life as a writer and his...
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American Literature (1 December 2018) 90 (4): 841–854.
Published: 01 December 2018
... our “cherished ideals,” we can imagine fairer and truly just bases on which to proceed. In framing his investigation of the touted religious tolerance of Roger Williams with contemporary debates about fundamentalist “Puritan Islam,” Trigg shows, as do the other essays in this group, that Puritanism as...
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American Literature (1 September 2014) 86 (3): 551–581.
Published: 01 September 2014
... . “ Charles Egbert Craddock .” 1885 . Critic , March 14 . Cross Anson Kent . 1895 . Color Study: A Manual for Teachers and Students . Boston : Ginn . De Piles Roger . ( 1673 ) 1699 . Dialogue sur Coloris . Paris : Nicolas Langlois . ———. 1708 . Cours de Peinture par...
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American Literature (1 December 2005) 77 (4): 761–785.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Americans to abandon the anxiety about ‘‘real wealth’’ and embrace the idea of symbolic wealth, an evolution toward a credit economy that Hurston describes as culminating in ‘‘cheques James Harvey Rogers in 1933 sounds like Cassel when he asserts, referring to the gold stan- dard, that ‘‘little by...
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American Literature (1 September 2008) 80 (3): 527–554.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Roger Atwood, the farmer’s son from upstate New York who befriends the Jocelyns and courts Mildred, as the engine of the national future.17 Significantly, Jocelyn’s exclusion helps to render addiction principally a white formation, since in the racist order of things, only whites pos...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 745–779.
Published: 01 December 2013
.... . 1999 . Remediation: Understanding New Media . Cambridge : MIT Press . Brand Stewart . 1972 . “ Spacewar: Fanatic Life and Symbolic Death among the Computer Bums .” Rolling Stone , December 7 , 50 – 58 . Caillois Roger . 2001 . Man, Play and Games . Urbana : Univ. of...
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American Literature (1 September 2007) 79 (3): 633–640.
Published: 01 September 2007
... “transnational writer” and examines her travel narrative Sunny Memoirs of Foreign Lands, her “Italian novel” Agnes of Sorrento, and the history of Dred on the British stage. There before Us: Religion, Literature, and Culture from Emerson to Wendell Berry. Ed. Roger Lundin. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans...
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American Literature (1 December 2009) 81 (4): 881–890.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Literature of America. Ed. Roger Lundin. Waco, Tex.: Baylor Univ. Press. 2009. vii, 224 pp. $29.95. From the texts of Ralph Waldo Emerson, Frederick Douglass, and Emily Dickinson to writings by Flannery O’Connor, Willa Cather, and Toni Morri- son, U.S. literary production has been...