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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 217–220.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Gary Edward Holcomb Archives of Flesh: African America, Spain, and Post-Humanist Critique . By Robert F. Reid-Pharr . New York : New York Univ. Press . 2016 . xiii, 257 pp. Cloth, $89.00 ; paper, $28.00 ; e-book available. Incomparable Empires: Modernism and the Translation...
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 430–432.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Marissa López Duke University Press 2007 Spain's Long Shadow: The Black Legend, Off-Whiteness, and Anglo-American Empire . By María DeGuzmán. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2005. xxxiii, 372 pp. Cloth, $75.00; paper, $25.00. The Twentieth-Century Spanish American...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 279–303.
Published: 01 June 2011
... expression in Frank Reade, Jr., in Cuba (1895), a novel that presents Reade Jr. aiding the Cuban revolution against Spain and interacting with fictionalized portrayals of Cuban patriots Máximo Gómez and Antonio Maceo. By applying the Reade novels' narrative formula to create an overtly political text...
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 413–415.
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 415–417.
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 417–419.
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 420–422.
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 422–424.
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 424–426.
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 427–430.
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 433–435.
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American Literature (1 June 2005) 77 (2): 449–450.
Published: 01 June 2005
... 20 May 2006, at the University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain. Abstracts of papers and complete panel proposals are welcome on all aspects of ethnic life writing and histories in the Americas, Europe, Asia, and Africa. Interdis- ciplinary perspectives that highlight the intersections between life...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 463–496.
Published: 01 September 2017
... reading of the politics of Irving’s historiography in his enormously popular The Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus (first published by John Murray in London and G. and C. Carvill in New York, 1828), which Irving wrote as a member of the US consulate to Spain (1826–28). Since the 1780s, US writers...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2002
... moment when it appears to Villa- verde that the military battle for the island has been lost to Spain. But I want to begin by discussing the print culture into which Villaverde first integrated himself in New York. How and why Villaverde came to rewrite Cecilia Valdés are questions that cannot be...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 821–845.
Published: 01 December 2006
...’’ of Southern leaders, writers, adventurers, and fili- busters to ‘‘liberate’’ Cuba from its ‘‘despotic oppressor Spain.10 As prominent nineteenth-century political economist John Elliot Cairnes argued in his 1862 lecture, ‘‘The Revolution in America the ‘‘South- ern party since 1820 had as its...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 848–850.
Published: 01 December 2015
... the ubiquity of night in Latina/o cultural production, it is surprising that DeGuzmán’s is the first comprehensive study of the subject. Her interest in the tropes of night and shadows (see also her fine first book, Spain’s Long Shadow) runs the gamut from expressionist to existential to...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 213–216.
Published: 01 March 2019
... adventurers that Smith analyzes pushed for an English invasion of New Spain in Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean by arguing that British forces could ally with enslaved black Africans and maroons who despised Spanish rule. But actual black Africans in Mexico, Barbados, and Guiana, through their...
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American Literature (1 December 2004) 76 (4): 871–886.
Published: 01 December 2004
... magico- realism to invent a fourthspace wherein his cultural and racial hybrid protagonists and characters exist in an enlarged contact zone where firstspaces (Spain and Britain) and thirdspaces (Latin America and India) coexist’’ (90–91). In this study, magicorealism is above all a ludic mode of...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 658–665.
Published: 01 September 2017
.... Between Distant Modernities: Performing Exceptionality in Francoist Spain and the Jim Crow South . By Brittany Powell Kennedy. Jackson: Univ. Press of Mississippi. 2015. ix, 225 pp. $65.00. This study uses Benedict Anderson’s concept of imagined communities to think about “nationhood as a performed...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 845–848.
Published: 01 December 2015
... surprising that DeGuzmán’s is the first comprehensive study of the subject. Her interest in the tropes of night and shadows (see also her fine first book, Spain’s Long Shadow) runs the gamut from expressionist to existential to affective to politi- cal. DeGuzmán writes, “Latina/o figurations of night...