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American Literature (1 March 2015) 87 (1): 23–50.
Published: 01 March 2015
... , no. 2 : 176 – 204 . Davis Mary Kemp . 1999 . Nat Turner before the Bar of Judgment: Fictional Treatments of the Southampton Slave Insurrection . Baton Rouge : Louisiana State Univ. Press . DeLombard Jeannine Marie . 2007 . “ Representing the Slave: White Advocacy and Black...
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American Literature (1 September 2001) 73 (3): 667–668.
Published: 01 September 2001
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American Literature (1 March 2000) 72 (1): 191–192.
Published: 01 March 2000
... Book Reviews 191 Nat Turner before the Bar of Judgment: Fictional Treatments of the Southamp- ton Slave Insurrection. By Mary Kemp Davis. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 1999. xiv, 298 pp...
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American Literature (1 September 2008) 80 (3): 501–526.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Wendy W. Walters This essay juxtaposes two readings of J. M. W. Turner's 1840 painting, Slavers Throwing Overboard the Dead and Dying, Typhoon Coming On : one by British art historian John Ruskin and the other by contemporary Jamaican novelist Michelle Cliff. To examine the racial and national...
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American Literature (1 December 2002) 74 (4): 887–909.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Stephanie S. Turner Duke University Press 2002 Stephanie S. Jurassic Park Technology in the Bioinformatics Turner Economy: How Cloning Narratives Negotiate the Telos of DNA The problem was that all known dinosaurs were fossils, and...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 214–215.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Bryan Wagner By Gary Alan Fine and Patricia A. Turner. Berkeley and Los Angeles: Univ. of California Press. 2001. x, 260 pp. $27.50. By Edward J. Ingebretsen. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press. 2001. xvi, 341 pp. $40.00. 2003 214 American Literature...
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American Literature (1 March 2003) 75 (1): 212–214.
Published: 01 March 2003
... most productively advanced. Kandice Chuh, University of Maryland, College Park Whispers on the Color Line: Rumor and Race in America. By Gary Alan Fine and Patricia A. Turner. Berkeley and Los Angeles...
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American Literature (1 September 2018) 90 (3): 643–646.
Published: 01 September 2018
... literary materials, which range from Edward Taylor to Nathaniel Hawthorne. Downes concludes by brilliantly revisiting Nat Turner’s legacy. Rather than revolting against a “slaveholding ideology” predicated on Hobbesian absolutism, Turner harnessed the terror associated with “a Hobbesian state of nature” to...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 585–612.
Published: 01 September 2006
... narrative of the West, especially Frederick Jackson Turner’s analysis of the frontier. These historians have argued for ‘‘New West- ern’’ histories that pull aside Turner’s vision of the noble frontiersman setting forth to civilize the wilderness to reveal instead a West already peopled by Native...
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American Literature (1 March 2013) 85 (1): 177–184.
Published: 01 March 2013
... US State. By Chandan Reddy. Durham, NC: Duke Univ. Press. 2011. 303 pp. Cloth, $84.95; paper, $23.95. Living with Lynching: African-American Lynching Plays, Performance, and Citizenship, 1890–1930. By Koritha Mitchell. Urbana: Univ. of Illinois Press. 2011. 272 pp. $40.00. Mary Turner and...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 869–892.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Culture by Kathlene McDonald; Postmodern Utopias and Feminist Fictions by Jennifer A. Wagner-Lawlor, 838–40. Zebuhr, Laura. “The Work of Friendship in Nineteenth-Century American Friendship Album Verses,” 433–54. Zwarg, Christina. “Who’s Afraid of Virginia’s Nat Turner? Mesmerism, Stowe...
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American Literature (1 June 2015) 87 (2): 400–402.
Published: 01 June 2015
... protagonist’s yearning “for connections that require the meditation of a dark double . . . in effect, a metaphorically brown second skin” (98). Szalay also directs attention to the minstrelsy in Styron’s The Confessions of Nat Turner (1967), which, he argues, allows Styron to wear Turner’s black skin...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 401–404.
Published: 01 June 2016
... as a hybrid of the Puritan errand into the wilderness and Manifest Destiny eventually moving beyond a Western rendezvous with Frederick Jackson Turner. He then extends the figure, as evident in his main title, through such subsequent American disasters in globalistic meddling as the Vietnam and...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 888–889.
Published: 01 December 2000
...- sial revisions of U.S. slave historiography produced by developments in this country’s public sphere—in particular, the publication of William Styron’s Confessions of Nat Turner. Rehearsing the terms of the...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 889–890.
Published: 01 December 2000
... Confessions of Nat Turner. Rehearsing the terms of the debate, Rushdy reiterates adamant responses to Styron’s narrative from the African American community of belle lettres. This is to say, the dramatic controversy...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 440–441.
Published: 01 June 2001
... reexamine Frederick Jackson Turner’s famous thesis from the vantage point of the repressed Other of the frontier—an alternate history composed of alternative voices. Defining the frontier in terms of a borderland of...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 441–442.
Published: 01 June 2001
... with borders, Carlton Smith draws upon Derrida, Lyotard, Jameson, and Vizenor to reexamine Frederick Jackson Turner’s famous thesis from the vantage point of the repressed Other of the frontier—an alternate...
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American Literature (1 December 2004) 76 (4): 653–663.
Published: 01 December 2004
... steered AL further toward the solidity—only the restive charged stolidity—that its subscribers expected. On to the Centennial 657 In 1954 Gohdes (born in Texas) brought in Arlin Turner, another Southerner in rearing and interests, who also did—as we say...
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American Literature (1 September 2001) 73 (3): 633–634.
Published: 01 September 2001
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American Literature (1 September 2001) 73 (3): 634–635.
Published: 01 September 2001