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English Language Notes (2001) 38 (3): 93–95.
Published: 01 March 2001
...John R. Reed Gender, Race, and the Writing of Empire: Public Discourse and the Boer War . By Paula M. Krebs . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 1999 . Pp. 205 + 12. $59.95 . hc. 0-521-65322-3. Copyright © 2001 Regents of the University of Colorado 2001 March 2001 93...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (2): 28–43.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Rachel Conrad Bracken Abstract This article situates early twentieth-century Latinx fiction within the intertwined histories of public health and border surveillance along the Rio Grande to reveal a “borderland biopolitics” unique to the US-Mexico border region. Drawing on three early twentieth...
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English Language Notes (2005) 42 (3): 68–70.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Donald C. Baker Public Piers Plowman: Modern Scholarship and Late Medieval English Culture . By C. David Benson . University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press , 2003 . Pp. xix + 283. hc. $45.00 . Fifteenth-Century English Dream Visions: An Anthology . Julia...
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English Language Notes (2002) 39 (4): 39–59.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., 263, 266-67, 340-42. PENETRATING THE VITRINE: HENRYJAMES AND THE CHALLENGE OF PUBLICITY In the famous discussion between Isabel Archer and Ma­ dam e Merle about the im portance of appearances in The Por­ trait of a Lad Jam es accomplishes m uch m ore than merely es­ tab lish Is a b e l s id ealism a n...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 160–167.
Published: 01 October 2019
... owned slaves enjoyed roles as public figures by working to keep the memory of the Confederacy alive, including by championing the erection of statues like these. This activism helped enable subsequent female family members to become public intellectuals and scholars. Scholarship on the origins...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (2): 48–50.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Rodrigo Lazo Abstract The article suggests that the fashionable use of the term Latinx overlooks the historical context of Spanish-language publications in which the gender distinction Latina/o is important. Focusing on the anonymously published Cartas de un Americano (London, 1826), a collection...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 151–166.
Published: 01 October 2020
... of legality that rely on written documents. The essay concludes by arguing that teaching, service, and community outreach must be prioritized over publication as modes of professional activity more conducive to Indigenization’s political goals. Decolonizing medieval studies will require not only that we...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 151–159.
Published: 01 October 2019
...—as emblematic analogies for renewed racial violence against marginalized groups. The essay points to a tendency to refer to these three events as limit cases for state-sanctioned violence in both public and academic commentary on rising authoritarianism. These events risk being reduced to monoliths...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (1): 63–74.
Published: 01 April 2020
... the early twenty-first century, allowing the appearance of new actors, the reconfiguration of public policies, and varied academic approaches. This article deals with a seldom-studied phenomenon—resignification of the territory as a consequence of a restitution—focusing on a recent example that involved...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (2): 121–123.
Published: 01 October 2018
...) literature, because its subject matter involves territory that more than two hundred years later became part of the United States, merits scrutiny. One approach, outlined here, is to follow the traces of the publication history of this document and to interrogate the unique story it tells about...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (2): 55–66.
Published: 01 October 2018
... of Arizona and New Mexico. At the highly publicized trial that followed, it came to light that the evidence Reavis had presented to the court to prove the existence of the Peralta Land Grant and his wife’s title to it was forged. This essay uses the trial transcript to recover the woman at the center...
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English Language Notes (2023) 61 (2): 23–38.
Published: 01 October 2023
... as prose, made prominent contributions to the literary and political debates about the purposes and potentialities of poetry as a socially aware public form in an anti-imperial context, a theme that animated multiple Urdu and Persian literary circles from the 1930s. bhatab@sas.upenn.edu Copyright...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (1): 16–38.
Published: 01 April 2022
... a capacious concept of drunkard as someone who simply liked drinking, rather than became demonstrably drunk, and confirmed the consumption of tobacco and alcohol as an appropriate subject for the burgeoning printed “public sphere.” The article suggests that the separation of drunkard from drunkenness proved...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (2): 21–36.
Published: 01 October 2022
..., presenting what Jessica Burstein describes as “cold modernism.” But these same publications also played on an imperialist sense of superiority, trafficking in racial slurs and cultural bigotry, a preponderant phenomenon described by Anne McClintock in her book Imperial Leather . Ultimately...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (2): 106–120.
Published: 01 October 2022
... on product. Specifically, the article explores how fashion space is used in Bahrain by different groups, as well as equity of experience and phenomenology of these spaces in Bahrain. Fashion spaces—such as the mall or souk—are primary areas of public gathering in the Gulf. Based on the results of qualitative...
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English Language Notes (2023) 61 (1): 51–62.
Published: 01 April 2023
... and democratic agency in the classroom and other public settings. If fascism is to be defeated, there is a need to make education an organizing principle of politics, and, in part, this can be done with a language that exposes and unravels falsehoods, systems of oppression, and corrupt relations of power while...
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English Language Notes (2010) 48 (2): 27–35.
Published: 01 September 2010
... governance and public speech in Britain.The British governm ent was under pres­ sure internally on issues ranging from im pressm ent to abolition and parliamen­ tary reform , and externally from the consequences of the American and French Revolutions and slave rebellions in the West Indies...
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English Language Notes (2004) 41 (3): 31–40.
Published: 01 March 2004
... a shrine and, like pilgrims, made off with relics. Pope had become, either because of his self-fashion­ ing or despite it, a public figure, and a public, beyond his con­ trol, wanted a piece of him. When Alexander Pope s collected Works was offered for sale in Bernard Lintot s bookshop on June 3, 1717...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (2): 50–59.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., Statuary AD 1596 to 1647 (London: Batsford, 1908) 18. COURTSHIP AND PRIVATE CHARACTER IN JO H N SO N S RAMBLER ESSAYS ON MARRIAGE O ne of the recurrent themes of Samuel Johnson s Rambler is the separateness of public and private behavior, and the latter s authenticity. This notion informs some ofJohnson s...
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English Language Notes (2003) 40 (4): 33–41.
Published: 01 June 2003
..., in the public th eater of 1595, the gentlem en seated upon the stage during a perform ance o f A Midsummer Night s Dream would have registered palpable terro r as the play drew toward its close.1In fact, if they did n o t register fear at the faeries en­ trance, they had not com m on sense enough to serve...