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American Literature (2002) 74 (2): 345–372.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Gillian Silverman Duke University Press 2002 Gillian Textual Sentimentalism: Incest and Authorship Silverman in Melville’s Pierre In November 1851 Melville received a letter from Hawthorne praising his most recent literary endeavor, Moby-Dick. Shortly...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (1): 31–60.
Published: 01 March 2003
...- consciously examined and revised the two models of authorship avail- able to them: the popular female author and the romantic male genius. Harriet Beecher Stowe’s famous declaration that ‘‘God wrote Uncle Tom’s Cabin...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (3): 664–665.
Published: 01 September 2001
... reassessment of these issues without descending into jargon or repetition. Susan Kurjiaka, Florida Atlantic University Transcendental Wordplay: America’s Romantic Punsters and the Search for the Lan- guage of Nature. By Michael West. Athens: Ohio Univ. Press. 2000. xxiv, 518 pp. $59.95. Michael West...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (1): 111–137.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Bryce Traister Duke University Press 2002 Bryce The Wandering Bachelor: Irving, Masculinity, Traister and Authorship In October of 1817, Washington Irving wrote a let- ter to his lifelong friend, Henry Brevoort, congratulating him on his engagement...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (1): 91–117.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Marsha Orgeron Duke University Press 2003 Marsha Rethinking Authorship: Jack London and the Orgeron Motion Picture Industry 6815 AMERICAN LITERATURE / 75:1 / sheet 95 of 252 In the middle of June 1913, a person in New...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 409–411.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Melanie R. Benson © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Resisting History: Gender, Modernity, and Authorship in William Faulkner, Zora Neale Hurston, and Eudora Welty . By Barbara Ladd. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2007. viii, 175 pp. $40.00. Journeyman's Road...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (1): 170–172.
Published: 01 March 2008
... © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Women and Authorship in Revolutionary America . By Angela Vietto. Burlington, Vt.: Ashgate. 2005. ix, 147 pp. $89.95. Learning to Stand and Speak: Women, Education, and Public Life in America's Republic . By Mary Kelley. Chapel Hill: Univ...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (3): 615–617.
Published: 01 September 2008
...-025 America the Middlebrow: Women’s Novels, Progressivism, and Middlebrow Authorship between the Wars. By Jaime Harker. Amherst: Univ. of Massachusetts Press. 2007. viii, 208 pp. Cloth, $80.00; paper, $24.95. Driving Women: Fiction and Automobile Culture in Twentieth-Century America...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Bryce Traister Bryce Libertinism and Authorship in America’s Early Traister Republic 5995 AL 72:1 / sheet 5 of 246 Late in the first book of Tabitha Tenney’s Female...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (4): 863–866.
Published: 01 December 2011
... such nar- ratives—as Salazar and Taylor do so impressively—remains a central task for all who would think, characterize, and, perhaps, reform America. Ben Railton, Fitchburg State University DOI 10.1215/00029831-1437252 Capital Letters: Authorship in the Antebellum Literary Market. By David...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (4): 865–866.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Kurt Eisen By Richard Gravil. New York: St. Martin's. 2000. xx, 250 pp. $49.95. 2002 Reviews Romantic Dialogues: Anglo-American Continuities, 1776–1862. By Richard Gravil. New York: St. Martin’s. 2000. xx, 250 pp. $49.95. Richard Gravil’s study of the crucial debt owed by American...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (3): 634–635.
Published: 01 September 2001
... issues without descending into jargon or repetition. Susan Kurjiaka, Florida Atlantic University Transcendental Wordplay: America’s Romantic Punsters and the Search for the Lan- guage of Nature. By Michael West. Athens: Ohio Univ. Press. 2000. xxiv, 518 pp. $59.95. Michael West argues in this...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (1): 217–218.
Published: 01 March 2001
... by the double- proposal plot indicate incremental progress toward women’s rights. While the authors are reluctant to call for change in marriage, they gesture toward egali- tarianism by engaging in a conversation sustained over decades. Tracey is stronger on marriage than on authorship. It would...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (3): 497–527.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Repository and Review 1813 , 382) In the tradition of romantic authorship that developed in the late eighteenth century, authors were overwhelmingly conceived as insubstantial, ephemeral, nonnormative entities. Genius, according to William Duff ( 1767 , 167) in An Essay on Original Genius , is a...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 59–91.
Published: 01 March 2011
... notions of authorship, moral authority, and literary value in the second half of the nineteenth century. Noting that a significant strain of commentary on the scandal sought to separate Byron's literary genius from the matter of his personal behavior, Ryan argues that this case study allows us to situate...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (4): 707–738.
Published: 01 December 2008
... between two much-disputed incest romances, William Hill Brown's The Power of Sympathy (1789) and Herman Melville's Pierre; or, The Ambiguities (1852). Dill's interpretations show how both books refuse to fit into any genre category. The romantic yearnings of the sibling lovers in both books, Dill suggests...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (1): 61–91.
Published: 01 March 2013
... how students of nineteenth-century American romanticism negotiate a surface reading practice that denies the very “depths” of subjectivity, interiority, and symbolic, transcendent correspondence that long have been thought to constitute Romantic meaning. David Faflik Deep Thought, Shallow Aesthetic...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (3): 477–504.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Neal’s criticism and fiction and the writings of European romantics such as Friedrich Schlegel and Percy Bysshe Shelley. In doing so, Gilmore contends that Neal provides an alternative understanding of the politics, history, and poetics of romanticism and the romance in the United States. Over the past...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (3): 463–496.
Published: 01 September 2017
... nineteenth-century nationalist thought. References Adorno Rolena . 2002 . “ Washington Irving’s Romantic Hispanism and Its Columbian Legacies .” In Spain in America: The Origins of Hispanism in the United States , edited by Kagan Richard L. , 49 – 105 . Urbana : Univ. of Illinois Press...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (1): 183–186.
Published: 01 March 2014
... novel, literary history’s golden child, inflated beyond its due from the anachronistic aura of romantic authorship. Thus Gardner’s boldest challenge—to rethink early national literary history with the novel marginalized and the magazine central. Not only did several pro- lific writers—Charles...