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American Literature (1 September 2002) 74 (3): 656–658.
Published: 01 September 2002
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 876–877.
Published: 01 December 2000
... or an Edmund Wilson, he has brought the same intellectual seriousness and reforming passion to bear on the James of our time, with impressive results. Wendy Graham, Vassar College Willa Cather and the...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 421–422.
Published: 01 June 2001
... confirmation of just how much is at stake in the ongoing debate over the contested territory charted in Neutral Ground. Susan Belasco, University of Nebraska, Lincoln Willa Cather’s...
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American Literature (1 June 2002) 74 (2): 408–410.
Published: 01 June 2002
.... Julie Prebel, University of Washington American Sympathy: Men, Friendship, and Literature in the New Nation. By Caleb Crain. New Haven: Yale Univ. Press. 2001. x, 310 pp. $35.00. Not in Sisterhood: Edith Wharton, Willa Cather, Zona Gale, and the Politics of Female Authorship. By Deborah Lindsay...
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American Literature (1 June 2003) 75 (2): 275–303.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Melissa Ryan Duke University Press 2003 Melissa The Enclosure of America: Civilization and Ryan Confinement in Willa Cather’s O Pioneers! 6849 AMERICAN LITERATURE 75:2 / sheet 33 of 246...
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American Literature (1 September 2002) 74 (3): 672–674.
Published: 01 September 2002
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 877–878.
Published: 01 December 2000
... Yorker essay, ‘‘Willa Cather and the Academy a piece that caused a stir among Cather scholars, eliciting both guffaws of glee from those who share Acocella’s assessments of the present state of Cather criticism and, from those...
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American Literature (1 June 2001) 73 (2): 420–421.
Published: 01 June 2001
... confirmation of just how much is at stake in the ongoing debate over the contested territory charted in Neutral Ground. Susan Belasco, University of Nebraska, Lincoln Willa Cather’s...
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American Literature (1 September 2003) 75 (3): 571–599.
Published: 01 September 2003
... LITERATURE / 75:3 / sheet 87 of 209 Willa Cather’s relationship to the American past is discussed more often in terms of her nostalgia than her historicism.1 But while nostalgia is a powerful force in Cather’s novels, we must...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 419–422.
Published: 01 June 2016
.... Cristina Ruotolo’s Sounding Real confesses its debt to “the work of ‘new musicologists’ on gender and sexuality” as early as its second footnote (141). Throughout, it assumes that the realist and naturalist novelists it revisits—Kate Chopin, Harold Frederic, Willa Cather, James Weldon Johnson, and the...
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American Literature (1 December 2000) 72 (4): 875–876.
Published: 01 December 2000
... or an Edmund Wilson, he has brought the same intellectual seriousness and reforming passion to bear on the James of our time, with impressive results. Wendy Graham, Vassar College Willa Cather and the...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 202–203.
Published: 01 March 2005
... democratic civilization and whether it represented a providential design. There is something exciting about Daehnke’s eclectic choice of materi- als, about his comparison of canonical writers (Willa Cather, Mark Twain) with recreational pastimes and geographical spaces in the public domain. At the...
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American Literature (1 March 2005) 77 (1): 188–189.
Published: 01 March 2005
... settling on key modernist texts from Willa Cather, Gertrude Stein, Sherwood Ander- son, and Ernest Hemingway in the final third of the book. The book’s cru- cial argument, however, revolves around the development of ‘‘protogay’’ and gay aesthete figures in James’s fiction, including Roderick Hudson...
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American Literature (1 March 2018) 90 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 March 2018
... bodies, was essentially impossible to represent directly, leading to the well-known aesthetic of omission and indirection of the immediate postwar period but also to narratives in which “female bodies suffer more elaborately than male ones” (23). She devotes a chapter each to Willa Cather’s One of Ours...
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American Literature (1 March 2019) 91 (1): 209–212.
Published: 01 March 2019
... and busts, and finally reaches the tragic losses and imagined recuperations, the palimpsests, of Ground Zero after 9/11. The sublime sights Lindner documents coincide with unsettling senses of the unheimlich that reproduce but transfigure the familiar: a Willa Cather short story eerily prefigures a...
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American Literature (1 June 2016) 88 (2): 408–410.
Published: 01 June 2016
... picks up where Beyond the Fruited Plain ends. Global Appetites is concerned with how twentieth-century food writing explores the privileges afforded by US “food power” and the accompanying costs. Carruth reinterprets Willa Cather as a rural modernist, and gives readings to texts rarely mentioned...
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American Literature (1 December 2008) 80 (4): 799–830.
Published: 01 December 2008
... experiments do seem closer in spirit to the specialized discourses of laboratory science than to the descriptions of landscape produced by nature writers and regional novelists like Gene Stratton-Porter, Mary Austin, or Willa Cather. The newly professionalized modern scientist estab...
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American Literature (1 March 2009) 81 (1): 211–222.
Published: 01 March 2009
... American philosophy emerge in canonical literary texts of the period. The study high- lights genealogies of American pragmatism and places this school of thought in conversation with authors such as William Dean Howells, Harold Frederic, Jack London, Willa Cather, and John Steinbeck. The Anguish...
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American Literature (1 December 2015) 87 (4): 853–855.
Published: 01 December 2015
... systems. Examining works by Theodore Dreiser, John Dos Passos, Nathanael West, and Willa Cather, Marshall traces the networking of space and sociality that novels not only depict but also enact. Techniques of modern- ist writing make the immaterial stuff of thought and feeling inseparable from...
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American Literature (1 December 2016) 88 (4): 869–873.
Published: 01 December 2016
... US women authors writing in the 1920s: Edith Wharton, Willa Cather, Margaret Wilson, Edna Ferber, Ellen Glasgow, Dorothy Scarborough, and Dawn Powell. She links biographical and textual insights to argue that these novels demonstrate a shared historical retrospective in their common depiction of...