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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 523–551.
Published: 01 September 2018
... by means of reprinting—a circular feedback reminiscent of our current world of social media, where unfounded or disproven stories gain credibility by being circulated, shared, and retweeted. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 death mesmerism literature and science “Facts in the...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 853–855.
Published: 01 December 2015
... is embedded in wider social and material contexts. But for Kate Marshall and Jessica Pressman in particular, the analytic frame no longer comes from one or another variant of historical materialism; it comes instead from the materiality of media itself, from the infrastructure of medial forms...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 466–468.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Lisa Swanstrom From Gutenberg to Google: Electronic Representations of Literary Texts . By Peter L. Shillingsburg. Cambridge, Eng.: Cambridge Univ. Press. 2006. v, 216 pp. Cloth, $75.00; paper, $29.95. Digitize This Book! The Politics of New Media, or Why We Need Open Access Now . By Gary...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 151–182.
Published: 01 March 2019
... narrative of artistic production will ultimately help us understand not only the interlocking structure of the publishing and film industries in the late 1970s but also the ways in which the inequality in the media industries during that time prefigured and helped to justify the growing social inequality...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 405–407.
Published: 01 June 2016
..., provides insight into the social structures connecting them. Both Writing at the Limit and Writing with Scissors explore the medial conditions for social and literary communication with refreshing attention to the complex play between media old and new. One can imagine extensions of either study...
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American Literature (1 December 2017) 89 (4): 821–849.
Published: 01 December 2017
... . The article was unmasked as a “fake news masterpiece” (Shane 2017 ), but its dubious status did not prevent swift and wide sharing on social media. Instant circulation is only half the story. Production time matters as well, and in the case of “BREAKING: ‘Tens of thousands’ of Fraudulent Clinton...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 689–717.
Published: 01 December 2013
....” With various textualities proliferating across our media landscape, zeroing in on parentheses sets in motion an intermedial series of questions about reading protocol and the social-affective dimensions of textual sys- tems, which I will pursue here through a selection of case studies from...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 227–229.
Published: 01 March 2019
... proliferate media and community, and mediation becomes an active substance of play and lived social reality (189–91). The line between games and everyday life, and also designers and players, is blurred (193–34). Improvisational aesthetics are thus “untimely.” They brush against 24/7 networked productivity to...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 615–628.
Published: 01 December 2013
... affect not merely the content and method of scholarly work but also forms of pro- duction (from manipulating data to writing in digital formats)? How do they bring the humanities into conversation with the social sciences and sciences and to what ends? New media, as we understand the category...
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American Literature (1 June 2003) 75 (2): 456–458.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Hollywood. By Toby Miller, Nitin Govil, John McMurria, and Richard Max- well. London: British Film Institute. 2001. vi, 279 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $27.95. The Language of New Media. By Lev Manovich. Cambridge: MIT Press. 2001. xxxix...
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American Literature (1 September 2014) 86 (3): 611–614.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Jodi A. . Minneapolis : Univ. of Minnesota Press . 2011 . ix , 320 pp. Cloth , $75.00 ; paper , $25.00 . On Records: Delaware Indians, Colonists, and the Media of History and Memory . By Newman Andrew . Lincoln : Univ. of Nebraska Press . 2012 . ii , 328 pp. $45.00...
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American Literature (1 December 2005) 77 (4): 850–852.
Published: 01 December 2005
...-1880 . By Candy Gunther Brown. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2004. xiv, 336 pp. Cloth, $59.95; paper, $19.95; Social Stories: The Magazine Novel in Nineteenth-Century America . By Patricia Okker. Charlottesville: Univ. of Virginia Press. 2004. xii, 202 pp. $37.50. Book Reviews...
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American Literature (1 December 2012) 84 (4): 877–879.
Published: 01 December 2012
... themselves. Many essays put the aesthetic phenomena in relation to social and cultural history (Robert Lowell and Pynchon on war, Hurston on Brown v. Board, the American Artists’ Congress, what prompted the Nuyorican poets), but also to other media and aesthetic movements: word to performed and...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 627–629.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Riché Richardson Duke University Press 2006 Unnatural Selections: Eugenics in American Modernism and the Harlem Renaissance . By Daylanne K. English. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2004. xii, 267 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $24.95. Rethinking Social Realism...
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American Literature (1 September 2008) 80 (3): 627–629.
Published: 01 September 2008
...David M. Stewart © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Institutions of Reading: The Social Life of Libraries in the United States . Ed. Thomas Augst and Kenneth Carpenter. Amherst: Univ. of Massachusetts Press. 2007. x, 368 pp. Cloth, $80.00; paper, $28.95. The Temple and the...
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American Literature (1 June 2005) 77 (2): 426–428.
Published: 01 June 2005
... each book is dominated by an all-too-familiar national story, so that they become studies, to some extent, of how an exclusive culture has resisted the pressure for inclusiveness. All three books draw our attention to the complex scripting of social performance both promoted and obscured by the...
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American Literature (1 March 2007) 79 (1): 181–183.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Elsa Nettels Duke University Press 2007 Creating the Culture of Reform in Antebellum America . By T. Gregory Garvey. Atlanta: Univ. of Georgia Press. 2006. xii, 263 pp. $ 39.95. Conscience and Purpose: Fiction and Social Consciousness in Howells, Jewett, Chesnutt, and Cather...
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American Literature (1 March 2012) 84 (1): 209–212.
Published: 01 March 2012
...J. Peter Moore Being Numerous: Poetry and the Ground of Social Life . By Izenberg Oren . Princeton, NJ : Princeton Univ. Press . 2010 . ix, 234 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $27.95 . Radical Affections: Essays on the Poetics of Outside . By Nichols Miriam . Tuscaloosa...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 882–884.
Published: 01 December 2006
.... Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2004. xii, 199 pp. $27.95. Hoodlums: Black Villains and Social Bandits in American Life . By William L. Van Deburg. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2004. xiv, 283 pp. $29.00. Book Reviews New World, Known World: Shaping Knowledge in Early Anglo-American...
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American Literature (1 March 2010) 82 (1): 186–188.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Duncan Faherty © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Anglophilia: Deference, Devotion, and Antebellum America . By Elisa Tamarkin. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2008. xxxiii, 400 pp. $35.00. Reforming the World: Social Activism and the Problem of Fiction in Nineteenth...