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American Literature (2014) 86 (3): 621–623.
Published: 01 September 2014
...: The Eccentric Writer in American Literature and Entertainment, 1790-1860 . By Tomc Sandra . Ann Arbor : Univ. of Michigan Press . 2012 . vi , 310 pp. Cloth , $80.00 ; e-book , $64.00 . © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Book Reviews Red Ink: Native Americans Picking up the Pen...
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American Literature (2006) 78 (4): 725–727.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Studies the gathering attracted scholars from all over the United States who addressed issues ranging from the Middle Passage to U.S.-Filipino relations, from Native American removal to the South as tourist destination, from the literature of Caribbean women writers to visual representations of black...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (1): 194–195.
Published: 01 March 2008
... 2008 General Josefina Niggli, Mexican American Writer: A Critical Biography . By Elizabeth Coonrod Martínez. Albuquerque: Univ. of New Mexico Press. 2007. x, 317 pp. Paper, $24.95. Brief Mention Editions Franklin Evans, or the Inebriate: A Tale of the Times...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (2): 437–438.
Published: 01 June 2001
..., and the American Woman Writer of Color. By Barbara Rodríguez. New York: Oxford Univ. Press. 1999. viii, 228 pp. $45.00. In Autobiographical Inscriptions Rodríguez analyzes the ways seven ethnic...
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American Literature (2001) 73 (3): 671–672.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., it wasanabstractmetaphor184).However,thisliterary(and Constitutional) ‘‘abstract metaphor’’ quickly became a political weapon justi- fying both slavery and ‘‘Indian Removal and in these conclusions Gardner is most convincing. Early writers presented ‘‘stories of ‘origins’ that imagined white Americans as a race apart...
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American Literature (2003) 75 (1): 119–140.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Stephanie Foote Duke University Press 2003 Stephanie Ethnic Plotting: Henry Harland and the Foote Jewish Writer lmost no one reads Henry Harland’s novels any- 6815...
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American Literature (2008) 80 (1): 183–185.
Published: 01 March 2008
... © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Sucking Salt: Caribbean Women Writers, Migration, and Survival . By Meredith M. Gadsby. Columbia: Univ. of Missouri Press. 2006. vii, 225 pp. $39.95. Caribbean Women Writers and Globalization: Fictions of Independence . By Helen C. Scott...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (4): 873–875.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Ann Keniston Playing Smart: New York Women Writers and Modern Magazine Culture . By Keyser Catherine . New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers Univ. Press . 2010 . xii, 225 pp. $39.95 . Pink Pirates: Contemporary American Women Writers and Copyright . By Irr Caren . Iowa City...
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American Literature (2011) 83 (4): 878–880.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Tony Trigilio The Cubalogues: Beat Writers in Revolutionary Havana . By Tietchen Todd F. . Gainesville : Univ. Press of Florida . 2010 . xiii, 194 pp. $29.95 . Brother-Souls: John Clellon Holmes, Jack Kerouac, and the Beat Generation . By Charters Ann Charters Samuel...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (3): 630–633.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Timothy Sweet Stephen Cushman’s Belligerent Muse concentrates on one aspect of the war’s history, tracing the ways in which verbal artistry emerged from select Northern writers’ engagements with military units and battlefield events. This approach provides new, tightly focused perspectives...
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American Literature (2017) 89 (3): 650–653.
Published: 01 September 2017
... . Minneapolis : Univ. of Minnesota Press . 2015 . 199 pp. Cloth , $87.50 ; paper, $25.00 ; e-book available. Renunciation: Acts of Abandonment by Writers, Philosophers, and Artists . By Posnock Ross . Cambridge, MA : Harvard Univ. Press . 2016 . 415 pp. Cloth , $46.50 ; e-book available...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (1): 177–179.
Published: 01 March 2018
...James Dawes Together, American Writers and the Approach of World War II and Shell Shock, Memory, and the Novel in the Wake of World War I are a significant contribution to understanding the range of ways US cultures continue to plan for and respond to violence waged abroad and at home...
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American Literature (2018) 90 (4): 870–872.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Sharpe . Durham, NC : Duke Univ. Press . 2016 . xi, 175 pp. Cloth, $84.95 ; paper, $22.95 ; e-book available. Long Past Slavery: Representing Race in the Federal Writers’ Project . By Catherine A. Stewart . Chapel Hill : Univ. of North Carolina Press . 2016 . xv, 353 pp. Paper...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (4): 842–844.
Published: 01 December 2009
... and Professionalism in Antebellum New York . By John Evelev. Amherst: Univ. of Massachusetts Press. 2006. xii, 232 pp. $34.95. Writers in Retrospect: The Rise of American Literary History, 1875–1910 . By Claudia Stokes. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2006. xi, 241 pp. Cloth, $59.95; paper...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (4): 852–854.
Published: 01 December 2009
.... Apostles of Modernity: American Writers in the Age of Development . By Guy Reynolds. Lincoln: Univ. of Nebraska Press. 2008. 268 pp. $50.00. Book Reviews The Captive’s Position: Female Narrative, Male Identity, and Royal Authority in Colonial New England. By Teresa A. Toulouse. Philadelphia...
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American Literature (2009) 81 (4): 856–858.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Colbey Emmerson Reid © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009 Ashes Taken for Fire: Aesthetic Modernism and the Critique of Identity . By Kevin Bell. Minneapolis: Univ. of Minnesota Press. 2007. x, 252 pp. Cloth, $67.50; paper, $22.50. Modernism on File: Writers, Artists...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (1): 225–227.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Shane Vogel © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 The Scary Mason-Dixon Line: African American Writers and the South . By Trudier Harris. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. 2009. xi, 247 pp. $37.50. James Baldwin's Turkish Decade: Erotics of Exile . By Magdalena J...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (2): 423–425.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Nancy Glazener © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Sex Expression and American Women Writers, 1860–1940 . By Dale M. Bauer. Chapel Hill: Univ. of North Carolina Press. 2009. xi, 277 pp. Cloth, $55.00; paper, $21.95. Uncommon Women: Gender and Representation in Nineteenth...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (3): 641–643.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Koritha Mitchell © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Lynching Photographs . By Dora Apel and Shawn Michelle Smith. Berkeley and Los Angeles: Univ. of California Press. 2007. 102 pp. Cloth, $50.00; paper, $19.95. Witnessing Lynching: American Writers Respond . Ed. Anne P...
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American Literature (2010) 82 (4): 753–778.
Published: 01 December 2010
... of postwar verse, for it reflects a resistance to cultural norms typically credited solely to mainstream poets' more overtly antiestablishment counterparts on the margins. © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Jesse ​ ​“Poets of the First Book, Writers of Promise”: Zuba Beginning...