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American Literature (1 December 2001) 73 (4): 727–755.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Augusta Rohrbach Augusta Rohrbach 2002 Augusta ‘‘Truth Stronger and Stranger Than Fiction Rohrbach Reexamining William Lloyd Garrison’s Liberator In the words of James Russell Lowell, fellow aboli- tionist, William Lloyd Garrison ‘‘knew how types were set...
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American Literature (1 June 2013) 85 (2): 247–272.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Lloyd Pratt Pratt’s essay explores how Frederick Douglass responded to the expanding racial segregation of the United States and the inhospitality to “colored” strangers that it represented by occupying and then refiguring the persona of the stranger. Douglass, Pratt notes, also asked his readers...
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American Literature (1 June 2003) 75 (2): 433–435.
Published: 01 June 2003
.... $29.95. Truth Stranger than Fiction: Race, Realism, and the U.S. Literary Marketplace.By 6849 AMERICAN LITERATURE 75:2 / sheet 191 of 246 Augusta Rohrbach. New York: Palgrave. 2002. xvi, 153 pp. $45.00. In their studies of white...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 413–414.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Fritz Fleischmann Catherine A. Brekus. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 1998. x,466 pp. Cloth $49.95; paper, $17.95. 2001 Reviews 6363 AMERICAN LITERATURE 73:2 / sheet 187 of 232 Strangers and Pilgrims: Female Preaching in America, 1740–1845...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 147–148.
Published: 01 March 2002
... leaves the slaves in chains. Eric Lott, University of Virginia Beechers, Stowes, and Yankee Strangers: The Transformation of Florida. By John T. Foster Jr. and Sarah Whitmer Foster. Gainesville: Univ. Press of Florida. 1999. xix, 158 pp. $24.95. The authors offer a friendly study of ‘‘Yankee...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 878–879.
Published: 01 December 2006
.... Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2005. x, 194 pp. $39.95. Strangers in the Land: Blacks, Jews, Post-Holocaust America. By Eric J. Sundquist. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2005. 662 pp. $35.00. Book Reviews New World, Known World: Shaping Knowledge in Early Anglo-American...
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 279–304.
Published: 01 June 2017
... transmission between strangers, requiring neither a deliberate nor a sustained encounter to shape the beings involved in a profound and lasting way. Unlike most accounts of kinship (biological or cultural), the contagion model does not presume any likeness or preexisting affinity—and, by extension, it also...
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 428–430.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Andrea Stone The Strangers Book: The Human of African American Literature . By Pratt Lloyd . Philadelphia : Univ. of Pennsylvania Press . 2016 . xii, 186 pp. Cloth , $49.95 ; e-book, $49.95 . The Lives of Frederick Douglass . By Levine Robert S. . Cambridge, MA...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 215.
Published: 01 March 2014
... was awarded by the American Literature Section of the MLA to Lloyd Pratt, for his essay “‘I Am a Stranger with Thee Freder- ick Douglass and Recognition after 1845” (85:2, 247–72). An honorable men- tion was awarded to Emily Ogden, for her essay “Edgar Huntly and the Regu- lation of the Senses...
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 419–428.
Published: 01 June 2006
... aristocratic, slave-owning, Washington socialite whose family profited from the sale of Cherokee lands. In the ‘‘Stranger People’s’’ Country. By Mary Noailles Murfree. Ed. Marjorie Pryse. Lin- coln: Univ. of Nebraska Press. 2005. xlvi, 211 pp. Paper, $19.95. This is the first edition of the novel to appear...
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American Literature (1 December 2013) 85 (4): 845–862.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Demolition’: Mary McCarthy’s Vietnam Journalism,” 363–87. Ogden, Emily. “Edgar Huntly and the Regulation of the Senses,” 419–45. Pratt, Lloyd. “‘I Am a Stranger with Thee’: Frederick Douglass and Recogni- tion after 1845,” 247–72. Rader, Dean. Review: Chasar, Everyday Reading: Poetry and Popular...
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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 656–658.
Published: 01 September 2003
... stranger’’ and ‘‘the native’’ (19): ‘‘the dialect-speaking regional type is an uncanny shadow version of an incompletely understood and assimilated ethnic subject’’ (179). Even though many regionalist works examine...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 895–896.
Published: 01 December 2000
... refer readers to many of these classic contributions, though at times there aresurprisingomissions.Forexample,itisdisconcertingthatRobertCorber has found nothing of use in Sabrina Barton’s excellent essay on Strangers on...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 896–897.
Published: 01 December 2000
... refer readers to many of these classic contributions, though at times there aresurprisingomissions.Forexample,itisdisconcertingthatRobertCorber has found nothing of use in Sabrina Barton’s excellent essay on Strangers on...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 414–415.
Published: 01 June 2001
... collapse in 1845. Brekus’s ‘‘strangers and pilgrims’’ were ‘‘biblical’’ rather than secular femi- nists. Most of them were as poor and uneducated as their audience; few supported political change...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 769–798.
Published: 01 December 2015
... . Hayes Kevin J. 2011 . “Editing Naturalism.” In The Oxford Handbook of American Literary Naturalism , edited by Newlin Keith , 389 – 403 . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . Highsmith Patricia . (1950) 2001 . Strangers on a Train . New York : Norton . ———. (1955) 2008...
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 85–119.
Published: 01 March 2001
... loved by strangers? Do you know the talk of those turning eye-ballsWalt Whitman, ‘‘Song of the Open Road’’ (1860) Is it possible to be intimate with someone you haven’t met? To those already wary of Whitman’s hyperbolically grand ambitions for himself...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 227–229.
Published: 01 March 2019
... relations and demand reflection, animating situations where players are intimate strangers (179). Finally, improvisational aesthetics shift networks from objects of inquiry to categories and practices for creating knowledge (185). Alternate reality games (ARG) are provocative in this case. They...
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 431–433.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Making of Arab Americans (2014), Salim Yaqub’s Imperfect Strangers (2016), and Pamela E. Pennock’s The Rise of the Arab American Left (2017) examine the Arab American diasporic experiences at different historical stages, ranging from the nineteenth century to the various periods of the twentieth...
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American Literature (1 June 2003) 75 (2): 431–433.
Published: 01 June 2003
.... $29.95. Truth Stranger than Fiction: Race, Realism, and the U.S. Literary Marketplace.By 6849 AMERICAN LITERATURE 75:2 / sheet 191 of 246 Augusta Rohrbach. New York: Palgrave. 2002. xvi, 153 pp. $45.00. In their studies of white...