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American Literature (2007) 79 (1): 184–186.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Ellen Weinauer Duke University Press 2007 Writing Revolution: Aesthetics and Politics in Hawthorne, Whitman, and Thoreau . By Peter J. Bellis. Athens: Univ. of Georgia Press. 2003. vii, 221 pp. $ 39.95. Our Common Dwelling: Henry Thoreau, Transcendentalism, and the Class...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (1): 194–196.
Published: 01 March 2000
... Melville’s ‘‘Benito Cereno’’ and ‘‘The En- cantadas and Walt Whitman’s ‘‘Passage to India In a sort of ‘‘literary diplo- macy both Freneau and Barlow, in search of a ‘‘usable past’’ for the incipient...
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American Literature (2004) 76 (3): 610–612.
Published: 01 September 2004
.... Grant’s Memoirs,William Sherman’s Memoirs, Louisa May Alcott’s Hospital Sketches, Walt Whitman’s Drum Taps, William Faulkner’s AFable, and documents from various Geneva Conventions), though he also offers substantial readings of several canonical texts, most notably Stephen Crane’s The Red Badge...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (3): 613–615.
Published: 01 September 2008
... mindful and generous as we inhabit the conflicted geographies of Indian Country. Joanna Brooks, San Diego State University DOI 10.1215/00029831-2008-024 Walt Whitman and the Culture of American Celebrity. By David Haven Blake. New Haven: Yale Univ. Press. 2006. xv, 251 pp. $35.00. Walt...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (2): 394–397.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Jason Stacy © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 American Transcendentalism: A History . By Philip F. Gura. New York: Hill and Wang. 2007. xv, 385 pp. Cloth; $27.50; paper, $15.00. Mediating American Autobiography: Photography in Emerson, Thoreau, Douglass, and Whitman...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (2): 416–418.
Published: 01 June 2005
... Long! Walt Whitman’s Poetry of Death. By Harold Aspiz. Tuscaloosa: Univ. of Alabama Press. 2004. xi, 294 pp. $42.50. To Walt Whitman, America. By Kenneth M. Price. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Caro- lina Press. 2004. ix, 182 pp. Cloth, $49.95; paper, $19.95. Is close reading a dying art...
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American Literature (2007) 79 (2): 422–424.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Russ Castronovo Duke University Press 2007 The Noises of American Literature, 1890-1985: Toward a History of Literary Acoustics . By Philipp Schweighauser. Gainesville: Univ. Press of Florida. 2006. viii, 262 pp. $59.95. Looking into Walt Whitman: American Art, 1850-1920...
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American Literature (2002) 74 (3): 640–642.
Published: 01 September 2002
... of work she does, it is crucial to point out the conspicuous absence of literary criticism that engages the complexity, scope, and influence of religious aesthetic forms, an absence which Imagining Grace shyly intimates. Christopher C. Freeburg, University of Chicago The Erotic Whitman. By Vivian R...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (2): 426–427.
Published: 01 June 2000
... Whitman blossoms with the more public Whitman of the 1870s and 1880s, available from a variety of letters, journal entries, publi- cations, and newspaper reports. Loving gathers widely and makes good use...
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American Literature (2000) 72 (1): 193–194.
Published: 01 March 2000
... Whitman’s ‘‘Passage to India In a sort of ‘‘literary diplo- macy both Freneau and Barlow, in search of a ‘‘usable past’’ for the incipient American nation state, projected a nativist national imaginary upon the Aztecs...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (3): 497–524.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Robert K. Nelson; Kenneth M. Price Duke University Press 2001 Robert K. Debating Manliness: Thomas Wentworth Nelson and Higginson, William Sloane Kennedy, and the Kenneth M. Question of Whitman Price In 1908 William Sloane Kennedy, one of Walt Whit- man’s...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (1): 85–119.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Peter Coviello Duke University Press 2001 Peter Intimate Nationality: Anonymity and Attachment Coviello in Whitman ‘‘Here is adhesiveness—it is not previously fashioned— it is apropos; Do you know what it is, as you pass...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (1): 147–184.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Jack Kerkering Duke University Press 2001 Jack ‘‘Of Me and of Mine The Music of Racial Kerkering Identity in Whitman and Lanier, Dvorˇák and DuBois With Reconstruction entering its tenth year in 1875, plans were underway in Philadelphia...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (1): 220–222.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Alan Golding © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 New World Poetics: Nature and the Adamic Imagination of Whitman, Neruda, and Walcott . By George B. Handley. Athens: Univ. of Georgia Press. 2007. xi, 441 pp. $39.95. Prehistoric Digital Poetry: An Archaeology of Forms, 1959...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (2): 443–447.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Mark Scroggins © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Invisible Listeners: Lyric Intimacy in Herbert, Whitman, and Ashbery . By Helen Vendler. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton Univ. Press. 2005. 95 pp. Cloth, $32.95; paper, $14.95. The Art of Twentieth-Century American Poetry...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Douglas Guerra Guerra's essay examines the overlapping discourses of avatar found in Milton Bradley's The Checkered Game of Life and Walt Whitman's “Song of Myself.” Because an avatar is defined by action, the essay begins by tracing the operational dynamics of the figure in Bradley's game...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (1): 196–198.
Published: 01 March 2011
.... 2010. xv, 330 pp. $45.00. Walt Whitman and the Civil War: America’s Poet during the Lost Years of 1860– 1862. By Ted Genoways. Berkeley and Los Angeles: Univ. of California Press. 2009. vii, 210 pp. $24.95. Horace Greeley’s “New-York Tribune”: Civil War–Era Socialism and the Crisis...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (2): 446–448.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Marianne Noble Affecting Fictions: Mind, Body, and Emotion in American Literary Realism . By Jane F. Thrailkill. Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press. 2007. 312 pp. $45.00. American Elegy: The Poetry of Mourning from the Puritans to Whitman . By Max Cavitch. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (2): 454–456.
Published: 01 June 2003
.... Word, Birth, and Culture: The Poetry of Poe, Whitman, and Dickinson. By Daneen Wardrop. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood. 2002. vii, 169 pp. $58.95. In Bridge, to finesse means to draw your opponent’s card into play at a moment...
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American Literature (2005) 77 (1): 183–184.
Published: 01 March 2005
... The Collected Writings of Walt Whitman: The Journalism, Volume II: 1846–1848. Ed. Herbert Bergman, Douglas Noverr, and Edward Recchia. New York: Peter Lang. 2003. xxviii, 501 pp. $59.95. Walt Whitman warned against reading Leaves of Grass ‘‘without first carefully tallying the preparatory background...