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American Literature (2006) 78 (4): 847–858.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Hosam Aboul-Ela Duke University Press 2006 Globalization and the American South . Ed. James C. Cobb and William Stueck. Athens: Univ. of Georgia Press. 2005. xvi, 229 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $19.95. The American South in a Global World . Ed. James L. Peacock, Harry L...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (4): 859–867.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Alfred Hornung Duke University Press 2006 South to a New Place: Region, Literature, Culture . Ed. Suzanne W. Jones and Sharon Monteith. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2002. xxiii, 394 pp. Cloth, $85.00; paper, $36.95. History and Memory in the Two Souths: Recent...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (2): 412–413.
Published: 01 June 2009
...John Ernest © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 I Don't Hate the South: Reflections on Faulkner, Family, and the South . By Houston A. Baker Jr. Oxford, Eng.: Oxford Univ. Press. 2007. xvii, 198 pp. Cloth, $125.00; paper, $25.00. Betrayal: How Black Intellectuals Have...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (1): 191–194.
Published: 01 March 2004
.... The Fugitive Legacy: A Critical History. By Charlotte H. Beck. Baton Rouge: Louisi- ana State Univ. Press. 2001. xii, 303 pp. $49.95. Watching the South is a social and academic sport that seems to reinvent itself every other day. At the moment, Southern studies conferences and collections have refigured...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 190–191.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Dixie.Asacurrentdenizenofthe American South (admittedly, a displaced Yankee), I found Tara McPherson’s engaging discussion of Southern cultural critique quite discerning. Although the book covers a good deal of ground, McPherson’s sharp eye centers most directly on the nostalgic idea of ‘‘southern feeling’’ and how...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (3): 644–646.
Published: 01 September 2005
... in common. Both Rotella and Gussow write out of experiences that motivate their work. Rotella, whose concern is the cultural expressions of urban laboring people as they grapple with the changed conditions of their lives in the postindus- trial rust belt, talks of his formative years on Chicago’s South...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (1): 192–194.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Crystal Parikh The Fiction of South Asians in North America and the Caribbean: A Critical Study of English-Language Works since 1950. By Mitali P. Wong and Zia Hasan. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland. 2004. ix, 142 pp. Paper, $35.00. The Politics of the Visible in Asian North American...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (4): 691–692.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Kathryn McKee; Annette Trefzer Duke University Press 2006 The U.S. South in Global Contexts: A Collection of Position Statements The following collection of position statements seeks to probe the academic possibilities of ‘‘a new Southern studies’’ as an intellectual enterprise...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (4): 693–695.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Barbara Ellen Smith Duke University Press 2006 The U.S. South in Global Contexts: A Collection of Position Statements The following collection of position statements seeks to probe the academic possibilities of ‘‘a new Southern studies’’ as an intellectual enterprise that aims...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (4): 699–700.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Jamie L. Winders Duke University Press 2006 The U.S. South in Global Contexts: A Collection of Position Statements The following collection of position statements seeks to probe the academic possibilities of ‘‘a new Southern studies’’ as an intellectual enterprise that aims...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (4): 701–703.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Alfred J. López Duke University Press 2006 The U.S. South in Global Contexts: A Collection of Position Statements The following collection of position statements seeks to probe the academic possibilities of ‘‘a new Southern studies’’ as an intellectual enterprise that aims...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (4): 707–709.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Jon Smith Duke University Press 2006 The U.S. South in Global Contexts: A Collection of Position Statements The following collection of position statements seeks to probe the academic possibilities of ‘‘a new Southern studies’’ as an intellectual enterprise that aims to be, as Houston...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 431–432.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Hellmann, Ohio State University at Lima Frames of Southern Mind: Reflections on the Stoic, Bi-Racial, and Existential South. By Jan Nordby Gretlund. Odense, Denmark: Odense Univ. Press. 1998. 286 pp. $28.90...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (4): 879–880.
Published: 01 December 2001
..., and the postwar era, and also onto African Americans’ leadership in forging this period’s progressive cross-class, interracial, and international alliances. Mullen grounds his commentary in the political and artistic coali- tions of urban Chicago’s South Side between 1935 and 1946, while Sanders centers his...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (1): 172–174.
Published: 01 March 2002
... is the chapter on South Caro- lina writer William Gilmore Simms, which considers how Simms’s theory of democratic eloquence was inflected by his deep sense of sectional divisive- ness and then explores how Simms himself participated in the escalating di- visiveness of American oratory during an abortive...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (1): 176–177.
Published: 01 March 2002
.... The most notable example is the chapter on South Caro- lina writer William Gilmore Simms, which considers how Simms’s theory of democratic eloquence was inflected by his deep sense of sectional divisive- ness and then explores how Simms himself participated in the escalating di- visiveness of American...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (1): 212–214.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Racial Castration: Managing Masculinity in Asian America. By David L. Eng. Dur- ham, N.C.: Duke Univ. Press. 2001. viii, 290 pp. Cloth, $54.95; paper, $18.95. Reimagining the American Pacific: From ‘‘South Pacific’’ to Bamboo Ridge...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (4): 869–870.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Kathleen Diffley By Alice Fahs. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2001. xi, 410 pp. $39.95. 2003 Reviews The Imagined Civil War: Popular Literature of the North and South, 1861–1865.By 6986 AMERICAN LITERATURE...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 231–244.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Houston A. Baker, Jr.; Dana D. Nelson Duke University Press 2001 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Houston A. Preface: Violence, the Body and ‘‘The South...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 387–412.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Ana Patricia Rodríguez Duke University Press 2001 Ana Patricia Refugees of the South: Central Americans in Rodríguez the U.S. Latino Imaginary 6363 AMERICAN LITERATURE 73:2 / sheet 161 of 232 In the corrido ‘‘Tres veces mojado...