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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 624–627.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Claudia Sadowski-Smith Duke University Press 2006 Race Mixture in Nineteenth-Century U.S. and Spanish American Fictions: Gender, Culture, and Nation Building . By Debra J. Rosenthal. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2004. 182 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $19.95...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 217–220.
Published: 01 March 2019
... of Spanish and American Literature . By Gayle Rogers . New York : Columbia Univ. Press . 2016 . x, 296 pp. Cloth, $60.00 ; paper, $27.00 ; e-book, $26.99 . Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 The critical axis where Robert F. Reid-Pharr’s Archives of Flesh and Gayle...
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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 December 2006) 78 (4): 859–867.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Southern and Spanish American Fiction . By Deborah N. Cohn. Nashville, Tenn.: Vanderbilt Univ. Press. 1999. x, 236 pp. Cloth, $45.00; paper, $22.95. Reading Africa into American Literature: Epics, Fables, and Gothic Tales . By Keith Cartwright. Lexington: Univ. of Kentucky Press. 2004. 270 pp...
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American Literature (1 June 2011) 83 (2): 279–303.
Published: 01 June 2011
... valorizing Cuban sovereignty in the era just prior to U.S. imperial involvement in Cuba after the Spanish-American war, Frank Reade, Jr., in Cuba demonstrates how central elements of the boy inventor novel simultaneously imagine technocratic expansion while subverting foundational concepts of empire...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 463–496.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Jordan Wingate Abstract My essay traces the influence of the Spanish American revolutions (1808–26) on Washington Irving’s early nineteenth-century writings and, in particular, on his popular 1828 biography of Christopher Columbus. Irving’s conception of America as a multinational hemisphere...
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American Literature (1 September 2010) 82 (3): 671.
Published: 01 September 2010
... particular areas of research. A few are available only to scholars who are citizens and permanent residents of countries in Spanish America. The application deadline for 2011–2012 fellowships is 3 January 2011. For application forms or more information, write to Director, John Carter Brown...
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American Literature (1 September 2009) 81 (3): 657–658.
Published: 01 September 2009
... entire term of the fellowship. Several fellowships are restricted to particular areas of research. A few are available only to scholars who are citizens and permanent residents of countries in Spanish America. The application deadline for 2010–2011 fellowships is 10 January 2010. For...
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 357–387.
Published: 01 June 2006
..., especially U.S.-sponsored terrorism in the Americas and around the globe.3 American Literature, Volume 78, Number 2, June 2006 DOI 10.1215/00029831-2006-006 © 2006 by Duke University Press 358 American Literature Whereas recent criticism illuminates the ways Spanish-language and bilingual texts...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Rodrigo Lazo Duke University Press 2002 Rodrigo Filibustering Cuba: Cecilia Valdés and a Memory Lazo of Nation in the Americas In 1883 the New York-based, Spanish-language newspaper El Espejo printed an advertisement promoting Cirilo Villa- verde’s...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 821–845.
Published: 01 December 2006
... south reveals the Confederacy’s location within and dependency on a hemispheric framework—a framework that elucidates the complex interdependencies between slaveholding Spanish American nations such as Cuba and the United States. While scholars have examined the history of slave institutions and...
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American Literature (1 December 2004) 76 (4): 871–886.
Published: 01 December 2004
.... 2003. xiv, 175 pp. $37.50. A common assumption among scholars of Latin American literature is that English professors view Gabriel García Márquez and magical realism as the sum total of Latin American letters.1 My recent move from a faculty position in Spanish to one in English, advertised as a...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 361–389.
Published: 01 June 2016
... from a perspective that seeks connections across national literary traditions and contemporary subjectivities. This transnational inheritance links contemporary Latin@ chronicles also to the long tradition of Latin@ journalism in the United States in both English and Spanish. While their debt to...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 410–413.
Published: 01 June 2015
... differently at various moments in a crucible shaped by American, Japanese, indigenous, and Spanish influ- ences. To mark these different cultural streams, she invokes the “transpa- cific” specifically to highlight “not only movement across borders, but also states of transition and change” (8). The book...
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American Literature (1 June 2003) 75 (2): 440–442.
Published: 01 June 2003
...- phy, and history’’ (99) that his work invites, because of his major subjects— the Great Depression, the Spanish Civil War, McCarthyism and resistance to it—and because of the critical neglect that his typically direct approach to...
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American Literature (1 June 2003) 75 (2): 442–444.
Published: 01 June 2003
...- phy, and history’’ (99) that his work invites, because of his major subjects— the Great Depression, the Spanish Civil War, McCarthyism and resistance to it—and because of the critical neglect that his typically direct approach to...
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American Literature (1 March 2017) 89 (1): 91–119.
Published: 01 March 2017
... within the greater West, with the Southwest as the site of crucial interchanges among Native American, Spanish Colonial, and Euro-American (“Anglo”) cultures. The Southwest was well represented in literary regionalism and travel literature in the late nineteenth century, and in the same era it became a...
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American Literature (1 March 2009) 81 (1): 153–179.
Published: 01 March 2009
... travels furtively across the United States, sowing the seeds of a massive slave rebellion along the way. Eventually returning to his Mississippi plantation, Blake leads a group of slaves to Canada and then heads for Cuba in search of Maggie. The novel’s second half is set in the Spanish colony...
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American Literature (1 September 2011) 83 (3): 661–663.
Published: 01 September 2011
... typical narrative of transatlantic cultural inheritance in order to examine the influence of the American slave narrative on Victorian fiction. Landers, on the other hand, forgoes the more familiar circuitries of the Anglophone Atlantic to address emancipatory struggles in the Spanish Ameri- cas...
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American Literature (1 September 2011) 83 (3): 664–666.
Published: 01 September 2011
... the Anglophone Atlantic to address emancipatory struggles in the Spanish Ameri- cas from 1760 to 1850. By reorienting the purview of Atlantic studies, these monographs offer distinct and productive contributions to the field. Departing from the emphasis on republican principles that structures...