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American Literature (1 September 2011) 83 (3): 547–570.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Swati Rana Rana's essay reads two pioneering works by Syrian immigrant writers, Ameen Rihani's The Book of Khalid (1911) and Abraham Rihbany's A Far Journey (1914), that inaugurate Arab American fiction and autobiography, respectively. She shows how both texts proliferate myths of origin...
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American Literature (1 December 2011) 83 (4): 893–914.
Published: 01 December 2011
...: Salazar, Bodies of Reform: The Rhetoric of Character in Gilded Age America, 861–63. Review: Taylor, Thinking America: New England Intellectuals and the Varieties of American Identity, 861–63. Rana, Swati. “The Production of Nativity in Early Syrian Immigrant Litera- ture,” 547–70. Reed...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 799–829.
Published: 01 December 2014
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American Literature (1 September 2008) 80 (3): 471–500.
Published: 01 September 2008
...). Other writers neglect to lay such forceful claims but do illuminate the home- like familiarity of the Holy Land. Following her arrival in 1886, Sarah Barnwell Elliot comments on the similarities between the Syrian land- scape on which she meditates and the “hills we knew, far away in the valley...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 359–385.
Published: 01 June 2015
... in “gaudy, effeminate-looking Western shirts”—a moment that doesn’t prompt the expected homophobic reac- tion but instead invites quiet contemplation (E. Wright 2008, 67). Dead enemies—Syrians who have come to Iraq to wage jihad on the invading Americans—have tattoos with English words and...
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American Literature (1 December 2011) 83 (4): 803–829.
Published: 01 December 2011
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American Literature (1 September 2005) 77 (3): 451–481.
Published: 01 September 2005
... emphasis) Here Moore arranges various quotations from her private miscellany (with sources in TheRapeoftheLock, Rihbany’s The Syrian Christ, a recent Founder’s address at Mount Holyoke College, the book of Amos, and a grisly aphorism by Ezra Pound) into an ongoing debate between a postlapsarian Adam...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 387–390.
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 390–392.
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 392–394.
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 394–397.
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 397–400.
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 400–402.
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 403–404.
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 405–407.
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 407–409.
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 410–411.
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 412–413.
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 414–416.
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 416–418.
Published: 01 June 2009