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American Literature (1 June 2014) 86 (2): 412–414.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Margo Natalie Crawford The Muse in Bronzeville: African American Creative Expression in Chicago, 1932-1950 . By Bone Robert and Courage Richard A. . New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers Univ. Press . 2011 . xx , 302 pp. Paper , $29.66 . Visionary Women Writers of Chicago’s Black...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 879–881.
Published: 01 December 2003
... Joy Harjo’s poem ‘‘Deer Dancer Sara Lundquist, University of Toledo The Visionary Moment: A Postmodern Critique. By Paul Maltby. Albany: SUNY Press. 2002. xi, 176 pp. Cloth, $54.50; paper, $17.95...
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American Literature (1 June 2017) 89 (2): 305–329.
Published: 01 June 2017
... visionary, controversial, and challenging educational experiments in the history of twentieth-century American higher education. Teaching students who were historically excluded from higher education catalyzed a major shift in Rich’s work: a move away from teaching traditional literary history toward the...
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American Literature (1 December 2003) 75 (4): 877–879.
Published: 01 December 2003
... The Visionary Moment: A Postmodern Critique. By Paul Maltby. Albany: SUNY Press. 2002. xi, 176 pp. Cloth, $54.50; paper, $17.95. The Post-Utopian Imagination: American Culture in the Long 1950s. By M. Keith 6986 AMERICAN LITERATURE / 75...
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American Literature (1 March 2002) 74 (1): 215–217.
Published: 01 March 2002
... Building, Durham, North Carolina 27708; the envelope should be clearly labeled ‘‘Special Issue Submission Call for Conference Papers: ‘‘Atlantic Crossings, Visionary Schemes, and Postnational Contexts: Charles Brockden Brown and His Contemporaries’’ Charles Brockden Brown stands as a touchstone...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 813–841.
Published: 01 December 2000
... technology; as Germans and Italians worshiped the charismatic leader, we pushed to the top of the world’s economic order through the technological application of visionary sci- ence. Cecelia Tichi’s Shifting Gears has...
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American Literature (1 September 2015) 87 (3): 614–616.
Published: 01 September 2015
... “cutting that generation off from younger gays and les- bians who might continue the visionary work undertaken in the late 1960s and 1970s” (9). These moments serve as defining, almost traumatic bookends, sig- nifying the arrival of a new hegemony of sexual epistemologies and politics that would...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 637–640.
Published: 01 September 2017
... figurative land possession, including the Aztlán homeland; farmworker fictions by Tomás Rivera and Helena María Viramontes; and visionary antinationalist works by Cherríe Moraga. Ybarra reads these texts for ways of life cultivated since the signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, thus foregrounding...
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American Literature (1 December 2004) 76 (4): 894–897.
Published: 01 December 2004
... feminist meanings. As critique, regionalism exposed such features of mainstream American literature and culture as hyperindi- vidualism, misogyny, racism, masculinism, and nationalism. As visionary expression, regionalism offered white women and women of color a space for exploring the mutual, dynamic...
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American Literature (1 March 2012) 84 (1): 175–188.
Published: 01 March 2012
... constellations of figures, ideas, and formal strategies. In Daniel Kane’s book, vatic or visionary traditions meet disjunctive forms often assumed to serve a skeptical postmod- ernism; in Jonathan Mayhew’s work, American poets’ responses to Spanish poet Federico García Lorca reveal the...
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American Literature (1 September 2005) 77 (3): 621–636.
Published: 01 September 2005
... visionary reach owe not a little to the Puritan dissenting (but also Puritan inflected—indeed, Puri- tan infected) imagination of the age-old American Renaissance, with Fuller and Douglass thrown in for overdue measure. In December of 1997, in the middle of ‘‘my’’ year at AL, Paula Mar- antz Cohen...
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American Literature (1 March 2014) 86 (1): 207–214.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Mention  211 nificance to American culture and politics as “the essential visionary of post–Civil War America.” Claiming that “Ellison’s post–Invisible Man career constituted a heroic effort to enact and normalize the social revolution that his novel had called for,” Parrish contends that...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 681–708.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 same-sex marriage Charles Fourier utopian socialism References Barry Francis . 1857 . “What Is Marriage?” Social Revolutionist 3 , no. 2 : 42 – 43 . Beecher Jonathan . 1986 . Charles Fourier: The Visionary and His World...
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American Literature (1 December 2010) 82 (4): 863–870.
Published: 01 December 2010
.... $95.00. More essay collection than monograph, this study explores dissident voices in postwar U.S. literature. Counter writing, or literature that positions itself in contradistinction to American modernity, contains three distinct subgroups. The visionary bardism of the Beats can be seen...
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American Literature (1 December 2014) 86 (4): 865–886.
Published: 01 December 2014
...,” 645–54. Crawford, Margo Natalie. Review: Bone and Courage, The Muse in Bronzeville: African American Creative Expression in Chicago, 1932–1950, 412–14. Review: Phelps, Visionary Women Writers of Chicago’s Black Arts Move- ment, 412–14. Dawes, James. Review: Coale, Quirks of the Quantum...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 463–496.
Published: 01 September 2017
... their nationalist appropriations of the historical Columbus on a presumed intellectual parallel between US imperialism and Columbus’s visions of a continental empire, retroactively framing him as the United States’ visionary architect. Joel Barlow’s (1807, book 5) epic Columbiad even spends an entire...
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American Literature (1 September 2017) 89 (3): 497–527.
Published: 01 September 2017
... intellectual, has “the taint of school-learning on him” (24), and is frequently lost in visionary flights of fancy, “sick with starving” (25–26) for beauty. In Linn’s ( 1804 ) The Powers of Genius , the genius is possessed of “creative fire” (46), the “fire of poetry” (111), and “the poet’s soul of fire” (91...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 613–615.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., retired chief critic for the Chicago Tribune, is just as interested in visionaries such as Rev. Jim Shif- lett, 1960s founder of the ‘‘offbeat, populist, and experimental’’ Body Politic company. Beginning in an abandoned hotel and tavern in 1837, Chicago has been an important American theater center...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 615–617.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Montagna, and John Malkovich get their due, as do famous pro- ductions such as Grease; however, Christiansen, retired chief critic for the Chicago Tribune, is just as interested in visionaries such as Rev. Jim Shif- lett, 1960s founder of the ‘‘offbeat, populist, and experimental’’ Body Politic company...
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American Literature (1 September 2006) 78 (3): 617–619.
Published: 01 September 2006
... interested in visionaries such as Rev. Jim Shif- lett, 1960s founder of the ‘‘offbeat, populist, and experimental’’ Body Politic company. Beginning in an abandoned hotel and tavern in 1837, Chicago has been an important American theater center for a century and a key player for the last decades...