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American Literature (1 March 2015) 87 (1): 209–211.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Samantha Pinto Radical Sensations: World Movements, Violence, and Visual Culture . By Streeby Shelley . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2013 . xxii , 328 pp. Cloth , $94.95 ; paper , $25.95 ; e-book , $25.95 . Humanitarian Violence: The US Deployment of Diversity . By...
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American Literature (1 December 2006) 78 (4): 897–899.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Greg Forter Duke University Press 2006 Mystery, Violence, and Popular Culture . By John G. Cawelti. Madison: Univ. of Wisconsin Press. 2004. xiv, 410 pp. Cloth, $65.00; paper, $21.95. Heartbreakers: Women and Violence in Contemporary Culture and Literature . By Josephine...
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American Literature (1 June 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 (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 245–275.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Jeannine DeLombard Duke University Press 2001 Jeannine ‘‘Eye-Witness to the Cruelty Southern Violence DeLombard and Northern Testimony in Frederick Douglass’s 1845 Narrative 6363...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 311–337.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Bryan Wagner Duke University Press 2001 Bryan Charles Chesnutt and the Epistemology Wagner of Racial Violence 6363 AMERICAN LITERATURE 73:2 / sheet 85 of 232 In November 1898 a...
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American Literature (1 March 2001) 73 (1): 215–216.
Published: 01 March 2001
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 197–199.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Richard T. Rodríguez Unspeakable Violence: Remapping US and Mexican National Imaginaries . By Guidotti-Hernández Nicole M. . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2011 . xviii , 374 pp. Cloth , $94.95 ; paper , $25.95 . Chicano Nations: The Hemispheric Origins of Mexican American...
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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 400–402.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Jennifer Greeson Novel Bondage: Slavery, Marriage, and Freedom in Nineteenth-Century America . By Chakkalakal Tess . Urbana : Univ. of Illinois Press . 2011 . 145 pp. $40.00 . Righteous Violence: Revolution, Slavery, and the American Renaissance . By Reynolds Larry J...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 843–845.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Richard Purcell The Prestige of Violence: American Fiction, 1962–2007 . By Bachner Sally . Athens : Univ. of Georgia Press . 2011 . vii , 172 pp. Paper, $24.95 ; e-book, $24.95 . Under the Shadow: The Atomic Bomb and Cold War Narratives . By Seed David . Kent, OH...
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American Literature (1 June 2006) 78 (2): 357–387.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Laura Lomas Duke University Press 2006 Laura ‘‘The War Cut Out My Tongue Lomas Domestic Violence, Foreign Wars, and Translation in Demetria Martínez We always had a hard time getting the Atlacatl soldiers to take prisoners...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 657–659.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Eric Solomon Duke University Press 2006 John Brown's Body: Slavery, Violence, and the Culture of War . By Franny Nudelman. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2004. x, 226 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $19.95. The War Complex: World War in Our Time. By Marianna...
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American Literature (1 June 2012) 84 (2): 437–440.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Knutson Andrea . New York : Oxford Univ. Press . 2011 . ix, 200 pp. $65.00 . Love’s Whipping Boy: Violence and Sentimentality in the American Imagination . By Barnes Elizabeth . Chapel Hill : Univ. of North Carolina Press . 2011 . vii, 211 pp. $49.95 . Revolutionary Deists...
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American Literature (1 September 2005) 77 (3): 642–644.
Published: 01 September 2005
... an unprecedented coming together of photography and the extreme violence of the war, a conjunction that pro- duced not only an abundance of images of exposed, wounded male bodies but also an association between these bodies and the injured nation. Such images encouraged viewers to take pleasure...
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American Literature (1 March 2008) 80 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 March 2008
...: Univ. of Texas Press. 2005. xviii, 183 pp. Cloth, $40.00; paper, $17.95. True Crime: Observations on Violence and Modernity . By Mark Seltzer. New York: Routledge. 2007. x, 185 pp. Cloth, $100.00; paper, $26.95. Book Reviews Godly Letters: The Literature of the American Puritans. By...
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American Literature (1 September 2008) 80 (3): 621–624.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Katherine Henninger. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2007. xix, 232 pp. Cloth, $59.95; paper, $19.95. Lovers and Beloveds: Sexual Otherness in Southern Fiction, 1936–1961 . By Gary Richards. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2005. 256 pp. $44.95. Desire, Violence, and...
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American Literature (1 June 2010) 82 (2): 333–360.
Published: 01 June 2010
... best known, Emerson came to embrace even the most extreme forms of militancy—up to and including terroristic violence—as legitimate means to engage in the modern secular political process. Representing Brown's abolitionism as an approved form of zealotry, Emerson began to praise historical religious...
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American Literature (1 March 2013) 85 (1): 177–184.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Racism and Violence in Current US Literary and Cultural Criticism Represent and Destroy: Rationalizing Violence in the New Racial Capi- talism. By Jodi Melamed. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2011. 304 pp. Paper, $25.00. Freedom with Violence: Race, Sexuality, and the...
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American Literature (1 March 2013) 85 (1): 202–204.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Kathleen McClancy The Oriental Obscene: Violence and Racial Fantasies in the Vietnam Era . By Chong Sylvia Shin Huey . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2012 . xii , 364 pp. Cloth , $94.95 ; paper , $26.95 . Welcome to the Suck: Narrating the American Soldier's Experience in...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 213–240.
Published: 01 June 2016
... subject of anti-English violence half a world away in order to lay claim to a global English identity. The essay compares the visual representation of that East Indian violence with a well-known image of violence in New England, John Underhill’s figure of the Mystic Fort massacre of the Pequot War...
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American Literature (1 June 2009) 81 (2): 416–418.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Mark Fulk © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 The Spaces of Violence . By James R. Giles. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press. 2006. xv, 209 pp. $42.50. The Economics of Fantasy: Rape in Twentieth-Century Literature . By Sharon Stockton. Columbus: Ohio State Univ. Press. 2006...