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American Literature (1 December 2007) 79 (4): 903.
Published: 01 December 2007
... 2007 Erratum Erratum for Laura Doyle, “‘A’ for Atlantic: The Colonizing Force of Haw- thorne’s The Scarlet Letter,” American Literature 79 ( June 2007): 243–73. On page 246, the paragraph discussing the Society for Antiquaries contains a reference to the Magna Carta that should read...
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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 659–661.
Published: 01 September 2003
... cheered the taming of young women with spiritualist pretensions in Haw- thorne’s The Blithedale Romance (1852) and James’s The Bostonians (1886). World War I, the primary trauma in so many modernist histories, offered...
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American Literature (1 June 2007) 79 (2): 243–273.
Published: 01 June 2007
... contrast, how Catharine Maria Sedgwick’s novel Hope Leslie elaborately narrates the sociopolitical process of making an Indian village into a native English spot. Hawthorne eclipses this drama of settlement. Although Haw- thorne, like Sedgwick, sets his plot of sexual crisis in the early...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 830–833.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., refined, and perfected to its ideal. (Nathaniel Haw- thorne, The House of the Seven Gables [New York: Norton (1851) 2006], 269) Discourses of domesticity, family, marriage, and sexuality circulate in Ameri- can culture in precisely this way: appearing, disappearing, and reappearing, seeming (again...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 183–207.
Published: 01 March 2019
... of writers leads Harry Thorne ( 2006 , 74–75) to remark that in his work at C , Berrigan “eschewed the codification of a poetics in favor of contrast and idiosyncrasy. Berrigan did not present any kind of theoretical framework or manifesto in his magazine that would separate New York School poets...
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American Literature (1 June 2012) 84 (2): 467–473.
Published: 01 June 2012
... entangled in the “sacrosanct” ideas of earlier times, ideas that must constantly be addressed. As it contributes to Haw- thorne studies, this monograph also engages scholars’ examination of canon and discipline formation. American Literature, Volume 84, Number 2, June 2012 DOI...
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American Literature (1 March 2011) 83 (1): 227–233.
Published: 01 March 2011
... the American gothic in a larger history of transatlan- tic gothic writing to illuminate how the genre addresses important ethical questions about race and gender. Through Edgar Allan Poe, Nathaniel Haw- thorne, Herman Melville, Henry James, and Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Mon- net...
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 121–145.
Published: 01 March 2001
... was greatly admired by Haw- thorne, visited by Dimmesdale in The Scarlet Letter,andtakenasa role model in The Blithedale Romance by the prison reformer Hollings- worth. Blithedale’s narrator, Miles Coverdale, is excited by the idea of a cemetery and Hollingsworth by the idea of a prison, with...
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American Literature (1 September 2000) 72 (3): 595–624.
Published: 01 September 2000
..., in his review of Nathaniel Haw- thorne’s Mosses from an Old Manse, remarks its ‘‘blackness, ten times black as well as Hawthorne’s tendency to tell the truth ‘‘covertly, and by snatches 1 For modern readers, this early...
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American Literature (1 March 2015) 87 (1): 137–157.
Published: 01 March 2015
... of red cloth, but red-hot iron. I shuddered, and involuntarily let it fall upon the floor (Haw- thorne [1850] 1983, 145–46). There is much to unpack here, from the fact that Hawthorne describes himself as “strangely interested”—why strangely?—to the way that Indi- ans figure here as a kind...
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American Literature (1 September 2002) 74 (3): 687–701.
Published: 01 September 2002
... people, such as Nathaniel Haw- thorne and Louisa May Alcott, also form an important part of the narrative. The Southern Agrarians and the New Deal: Essays after ‘‘I’ll Take My Stand Ed. Emily S. Bingham and Thomas A. Underwood. Charlottesville: Univ. Press of Virginia. 2001. xi, 310 pp. $45.00...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 663–673.
Published: 01 September 2006
... to gain insight into the life and works of Nathaniel Haw- thorne, they will find that ‘‘Elizabeth deserves closer study in her own right, not as the sister of an important novelist, but as an author of a huge corpus of letters that spans seven decades in young America’s fascinating nineteenth...
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American Literature (1 June 2004) 76 (2): 413–421.
Published: 01 June 2004
... highlights the ethical and political dilemmas of modern travel. Strange Felicity: Eudora Welty’s Subtexts on Fiction and Society. By Naoko Fuwa Thorn- ton. Westport, Conn.: Praeger. 2003. xii, 183 pp. $64.95. Thornton’s examination of the literary and social subtexts embedded in the fiction of Eudora...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 89–110.
Published: 01 March 2002
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American Literature (1 March 2000) 72 (1): 227–240.
Published: 01 March 2000
.... Ponder. Amherst: Univ. of Massachusetts Press. 1999. ix, 323 pp. Cloth, $60.00; paper, $19.95. Editors Idol and Ponder offer a collection of essays that reexamine Haw- thorne’s attitudes toward women. Their...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 423–435.
Published: 01 June 2009
...: Christianity and Its Discontents. By Roberta Weldon. New York: Palgrave. 2008. x, 203 pp. $74.95. Weldon explores Hawthorne’s interest in the denial of death and the role of consolation, pointing to how these concerns affect gender relations in Haw- thorne’s works, including The Scarlet Letter, The House...
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American Literature (1 March 2013) 85 (1): 61–91.
Published: 01 March 2013
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American Literature (1 September 2013) 85 (3): 563–589.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Question in the Southwest .” Communist 18 , no. 3 : 257 – 68 . Thorne Christopher . 1978 . Allies of a Kind: The United States, Britain, and the War against Japan, 1941-1945 . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . Valdez Luis . ( 1966 ) 2002 .“ The Plan de Delano .” In Jensen and...
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American Literature (1 September 2005) 77 (3): 621–636.
Published: 01 September 2005
... great pleasures of working for American Literature was returning under Cathy Davidson’s guidance to my intellectual roots in what was once called the American Renaissance—Emerson, Haw- thorne, Whitman, Dickinson, Poe, and Melville (so much good Mel- ville at AL...
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American Literature (1 June 2002) 74 (2): 345–372.
Published: 01 June 2002
... their cradles to their graves & never dream of the queer things going on at the antipodes’’ 6 —he claimed a true devotion to a small group of followers who both ap- preciated his work and articulated similar sentiments in return. Haw- thorne represented the epitome of this vision, a reader-writer...