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American Literature (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 (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 (2020) 92 (1): 162–164.
Published: 01 March 2020
...Claudia Sadowski-Smith Enemies of All Humankind: Fictions of Legitimate Violence . By Sonja Schillings . Lebanon, NH : Dartmouth College Press . 2017 . xi, 287 pp. Cloth, $95.00 ; paper, $40.00 ; e-book, $7.99 . Gendered Asylum: Race and Violence in U.S. Law and Politics...
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American Literature (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 (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 (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 (2008) 80 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 March 2008
... nineteenth century) by which a once fragmented Protestantism consolidates, expands, and dominates. Eliding its own religious differences into symbols of national unity, Protestantism—often through acts of aggression and violence—manages to depict other spiritual practices (Indian, Catholic) as...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (3): 621–624.
Published: 01 September 2008
... American power across the globe” (281). Custerology is a deeply searching and substantial contribution to scholarship of American imperialism, territorial conflict, violence, and cul- tural memory. It belongs on a shelf next to Richard Slotkin’s Gunfighter Nation and Tom Engelhardt’s The End of...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (3): 677–679.
Published: 01 September 2002
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American Literature (2003) 75 (3): 571–599.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Sarah Wilson Duke University Press 2003 Sarah ‘‘Fragmentary and Inconclusive’’ Violence: Wilson National History and Literary Form in The Professor’s House 6903 AMERICAN...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (2): 450–454.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Arizona Press. 2001. x, 261 pp. Cloth, $45.00; paper, $21.95. Legacy of Rage: Jewish Masculinity, Violence, and Culture. By Warren Rosenberg. Amherst: Univ. of Massachusetts Press. 2001. xi, 312 pp. $34.95...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (3): 617–619.
Published: 01 September 2004
... U.S. from the Civil War through World War II. By James Dawes. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2002. viii, 308 pp. $39.95. Despite this nation’s revolutionary beginnings, literary criticism has gener- ally failed to recognize the centrality of violence and dissent to U.S. culture. Violence...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (3): 624–626.
Published: 01 September 2004
... World War II. By James Dawes. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2002. viii, 308 pp. $39.95. Despite this nation’s revolutionary beginnings, literary criticism has gener- ally failed to recognize the centrality of violence and dissent to U.S. culture. Violence occasionally consumes Hawthorne’s dream...
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American Literature (2015) 87 (4): 843–845.
Published: 01 December 2015
... music and literature, sound and text, together, offering new critical and historical tools for under- standing their complex relation. Gayle Wald, George Washington University DOI 10.1215/00029831-3329638 The Prestige of Violence: American Fiction, 1962–2007. By Sally Bachner. Athens...
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American Literature (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 (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 (2001) 73 (1): 215–216.
Published: 01 March 2001
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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 (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 (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...