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American Literature (2016) 88 (3): 648–650.
Published: 01 September 2016
... down the lyric functions for White as “lyric shame,” that is, shame experienced when writing or reading in lyric modes assumed to revolve around an unproblematic speaking subject, the lyric I , who expresses feeling to a reader like a message in a bottle, with no role for context or history to play (2...
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American Literature (2007) 79 (4): 859–862.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Mark Fulk Duke University Press 2007 Straight Writ Queer: Non-Normative Expressions of Heterosexuality in Literature . Ed. Richard Fantina. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland. 2006. 274 pp. Paper, $45.00. Beautiful Bottom, Beautiful Shame: Where “Black” Meets “Queer” (Series Q...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (4): 887–888.
Published: 01 December 2000
.... John Whalen-Bridge, National University of Singapore Quiet As It’s Kept: Shame, Trauma, and Race in the Novels of Toni Morrison.ByJ. Brooks Bouson. Albany: State Univ. of New York Press. 2000. x, 277 pp. $21.95...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (3): 527–554.
Published: 01 September 2008
... and as the shameful, emasculating servitude of self-enslavement. Attempting to pass as a breadwinner, husband, and professional, Jocelyn's addiction makes him an impostor of freedom. But it also shows how the history of chattel slavery haunted the late nineteenth-century conceptualization of addiction, in spite...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (1): 29–56.
Published: 01 March 2017
... . 2007 . “ Cultural Models of Shame and Guilt .” In Handbook of Self-Conscious Emotions , edited by Tracy Jessica , Robins Richard , and Tangney June , 210 – 23 . New York : Guilford Press . Wright W. E. C. 2007 . “ The New Negro .” In The New Negro: Readings on Race...
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American Literature (2020) 92 (2): 229–255.
Published: 01 June 2020
..., as an attitude of resigned acceptance of persistent social injustices but an attitude capable of animating, rather than dissipating, liberal commitments and public agendas. Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 Annie Kilburn sentimentality shame self-doubt Left melancholia One purpose...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (2): 233–263.
Published: 01 June 2008
... the specific feelings (fear, honor, shame) that were used to influence male behavior, the effects of which represent appetites catered to in the popular press. It is not in our interest to push the analogy too far. This would return to the unidirectional com- munication model that Radway rightly...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (4): 885–887.
Published: 01 December 2000
... As It’s Kept: Shame, Trauma, and Race in the Novels of Toni Morrison.ByJ. Brooks Bouson. Albany: State Univ. of New York Press. 2000. x, 277 pp. $21.95. In the last decade, Toni Morrison’s Beloved hasservedasanemblematictext...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (4): 888–889.
Published: 01 December 2000
... texts—and the accumulation of Morrison criticism preoccupied with trauma and shame—force us to further examine the role that affective response re- flexively plays in literary criticism? While...
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American Literature (2014) 86 (2): 417–426.
Published: 01 June 2014
... not recognized. Using Freudian and Lacanian theory to explore the trope of narcissism in Hawthorne’s work, the study suggests that Hawthorne constructs a critique of masculinity through an abiding preoccupation with “traumatic narcissism” and its relationship to shame, visuality, and subjectivity...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (2): 349–377.
Published: 01 June 2005
... invoked in accounts of these scandals was Lincoln Steffens’s classic The Shame of the Cities (1904).3 Steffens’s original milieu was implicitly invoked even by The Knapp Commission Report on Police Corruption itself (1972), which had seemingly called upon Serpico’s and Leuci’s inside knowledge.4...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 637–639.
Published: 01 September 2010
... allegations against Mike Tyson. She concludes powerfully by discussing photography’s role in the Senate’s apology. Apel’s essay “Lynching Photographs and the Politics of Public Shaming” follows Smith’s, and encountering them together demonstrates a point about which the authors agree: lynching...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 639–641.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Shaming” follows Smith’s, and encountering them together demonstrates a point about which the authors agree: lynching photographs do not have stable mean- ings; everything depends on context. The same proves to be true of lynch- ing scholarship. Current studies of racial violence...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 641–643.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Shaming” follows Smith’s, and encountering them together demonstrates a point about which the authors agree: lynching photographs do not have stable mean- ings; everything depends on context. The same proves to be true of lynch- ing scholarship. Current studies of racial violence...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 644–646.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Shaming” follows Smith’s, and encountering them together demonstrates a point about which the authors agree: lynching photographs do not have stable mean- ings; everything depends on context. The same proves to be true of lynch- ing scholarship. Current studies of racial violence...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 646–648.
Published: 01 September 2010
... allegations against Mike Tyson. She concludes powerfully by discussing photography’s role in the Senate’s apology. Apel’s essay “Lynching Photographs and the Politics of Public Shaming” follows Smith’s, and encountering them together demonstrates a point about which the authors agree: lynching...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 648–650.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Shaming” follows Smith’s, and encountering them together demonstrates a point about which the authors agree: lynching photographs do not have stable mean- ings; everything depends on context. The same proves to be true of lynch- ing scholarship. Current studies of racial violence...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 651–652.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Shaming” follows Smith’s, and encountering them together demonstrates a point about which the authors agree: lynching photographs do not have stable mean- ings; everything depends on context. The same proves to be true of lynch- ing scholarship. Current studies of racial violence...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 653–654.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Shaming” follows Smith’s, and encountering them together demonstrates a point about which the authors agree: lynching photographs do not have stable mean- ings; everything depends on context. The same proves to be true of lynch- ing scholarship. Current studies of racial violence...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 654–656.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Shaming” follows Smith’s, and encountering them together demonstrates a point about which the authors agree: lynching photographs do not have stable mean- ings; everything depends on context. The same proves to be true of lynch- ing scholarship. Current studies of racial violence...