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American Literature (2021) 93 (1): 145–147.
Published: 01 March 2021
...John Carlos Rowe Intransitive Encounter: Sino-U.S. Literatures and the Limits of Exchange . By Nan Z. Da New York : Columbia Univ. Press . 2018 . x, 294 pp. Cloth, $75.00 ; e-book, $74.99 . Strange Fruit of the Black Pacific: Imperialism’s Racial Justice and Its Fugitives...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (4): 875–876.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Wendy Graham By John Carlos Rowe. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 1998. xv, 238 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $17.95. 2000 Book Reviews 875 alignment of racial, gendered—and...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (4): 876–877.
Published: 01 December 2000
... view of James’s periodic endorsements of bourgeois individualism and cul- tural chauvinism, the mantle of ‘‘critical theorist’’ may rest uneasily on his intellectual shoulders. However, Rowe makes a powerful case for his view that...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (4): 874.
Published: 01 December 2000
... of the story. And it is a complex and eminently interesting one. Philip Gould, Brown University The Other Henry James. By John Carlos Rowe. Durham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 1998. xv, 238 pp. Cloth, $49.95...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 121–151.
Published: 01 March 2011
... Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen’s documentary play, The Exonerated, brings to the stage the experiences of six people who spent between two and twenty-two years on death row for crimes they did not commit. Drawn from interviews and developed with Allan Buchman, director of the Culture...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 188–189.
Published: 01 March 2005
... indirections and ambiguities surrounding gender and desire in his fiction. Such is no longer the case, as these two books ably demonstrate. Haralson and Person build on the recent efforts of Sedgwick, John Carlos Rowe, Hugh Stevens, and Wendy Graham to address the glaring absence in traditional James...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (2): 281–307.
Published: 01 June 2020
... secesh rule, will row a boat three nights in succession to Edisto, or will pick up corn about the corn house. There are twenty people whom I know were considered worn out and too old to work under the slave system, who are now working cotton. . . . I have an old woman who has taken six tasks . . . and...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (2): 473–486.
Published: 01 June 2003
...- sion, and the role of literature. Eugene O’Neill, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Upton Sinclair are among the many authors reviewed in this volume. Renaissance Man of Cannery Row: The Life and Letters of Edward F. Ricketts. Ed...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (3): 419–445.
Published: 01 September 2013
... France, with the Examination of the Animal Magnetism . 1785 . London : J. Johnson . Riskin Jessica . 2002 . Science in the Age of Sensibility: The Sentimental Empiricists of the French Enlightenment . Chicago : Univ. of Chicago Press . Rowe John Carlos . 2000 . Literary...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (2): 445–447.
Published: 01 June 2003
... the material world. Perkins’s problem with theory is its inflexibility—its reference to itself only (witness the nar- row scope of reference in any collection of footnotes)—and its marginaliza- tion of...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (4): 753–784.
Published: 01 December 2018
... order in which the poems were composed. As Karen E. Rowe ( 1986 , 219) has argued: “Over forty-three years in 216 poems, he conscientiously set himself the task of heart-searching examination and contemplations of Scripture, if not always of the Eucharist itself. Through this preparatory process, he...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (2): 275–290.
Published: 01 June 2000
... sharp-edged, massed, metallic house. Bolted. About Mrs. Pribby. Bolted to the endless rows of metal houses. Mrs. Pribby’s house. The rows of houses belong to other Mrs. Pribbys. No wonder 6059 American Literature 72:2 / sheet 43 of223 he couldn’t...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2009
... in the American Plantation Zone,” PMLA 123 (March 2008): 340–57. 3 Martin Heidegger, “The Question Concerning Technology,” in The Ques- tion Concerning Technology and Other Essays, trans. William Lovitt (New York: Harper and Row, 1977), 1–35. 4 Walter Benjamin, “Theses on...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (2): 253–273.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Gwendolyn . 1970 . Foreword to Black Troubadour: Langston Hughes , by Rollins Charlemae H. , 11 – 13 . Chicago : Rand McNally . ———. (1945) 1971 . “ Gay Chaps at the Bar .” In The World of Gwendolyn Brooks , 48 – 59 . New York : Harper and Row . Brown Sterling A. 1980...
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American Literature (2013) 85 (1): 61–91.
Published: 01 March 2013
...” reading of Thoreauvian transcendentalism does not deny transcendental authorship its Romantic individualist affinity for inspired creation. Nor does it dismiss as mere “aesthetic dissent” transcendentalism’s guiding heroic-agonistic “assumption”— as John Carlos Rowe relates, “that rigorous...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (4): 751–781.
Published: 01 December 2003
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 553–581.
Published: 01 September 2010
... spur to domestic reform and as the only way of ensuring U.S. influence in the rapid international restructuring that would surely follow. War standards, in effect, were peace standards. As “radical innovators with profoundly conservative goals,” to bor- row Richard Pells’s apt summary...
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American Literature (2012) 84 (2): 273–300.
Published: 01 June 2012
... between appearance and reality by omitting the copula that would connect the production of crops for eating with the production of beauty: De fiel’ pretty? It couldn’t less ’an dat, We wuk de bes’, and’ den de lan’ is fat; We dig de row dem eben in a line, An’ keep it clean—den so it mus...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (3): 597–619.
Published: 01 September 2011
...- cussion of unpublished works conveys the idea that such works nor- mally enjoy complete protection against copying any protected expres- sion.”15 The case from which Newman and Miner primarily culled their ideas is Harper and Row v. Nation (1985). In this case the periodical the Nation managed to...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (2): 407–438.
Published: 01 June 2018
... side of the page. She uses this verticality to great effect, depicting the space as filled with rows of infinitely tall filing cabinets. This image resembles, in part, the back room of the Tretter Collection, where she captured a photo of herself in awe during her visit (Bechdel 2008c ), except the...