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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2000) 46 (2): 193–213.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Lisa Marie Lucenti Copyright © Hofstra University 2000 Willa Cather’s My Antonia: Haunting the Houses of Memory Lisa Marie Lucenti emory is much more than a recurrent or pervasive theme in Willa Cather’s fiction; remembrance is the very essence of...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2002) 48 (1): 22–49.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Caroline M. Woidat Copyright © Hofstra University 2002 w The Indian-Detour inWilla Cather’s Southwestern Novels Caroline M . Woidat You think of us only when your voice wants for roots, when you have sat back on your heels and...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2007) 53 (2): 182–211.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Chad Trevitte Copyright © Hofstra University 2007 m Cather s A Lost Lady and the Disenchantment of Art Chad Trevitte Since the 1970s, studies of Willa Cather’s A Lost Lady mount a critique of previous readings, which largely see the novel as mourning the loss of a heroic...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2002) 48 (4): 393–426.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Paula Kot Copyright © Hofstra University 2002 Ml Speculation,Tourism, and The Professor’s House Paula Kot In the summer of 1915 Willa Cather visited Mesa Verde National Park, probably to gather information for what eventually became “Tom Out- land’s Story,” book 2 of The...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2006) 52 (4): 474–481.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Phillip Barrish Conscience and Purpose: Fiction and Social Consciousness in Howells, Jewett, Chesnutt, and Cather , by Petrie Paul R. , Tuscaloosa : University o f Alabama Press , 2005 . 256 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2006 m Reviews Literary Realism and Social...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2013) 59 (2): 351–359.
Published: 01 June 2013
... grief in detailed ways. (A ques- tion posed in one of her sonnets provides this review’s title.) Fisher justifies her focus on female authors by identifying thematic features evident in Willa Cather’s One of Ours, Mrs. Dalloway, and Kath- erine Anne Porter’s “Pale Horse, Pale Rider.” These...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2012) 58 (2): 341–348.
Published: 01 June 2012
... other. He illustrates these points through readings of four canonical authors, Fitzgerald, Hemingway, Faulkner, and Cather. These convincing readings employ biographical, historical, and textual analysis to reveal each text as a failed attempt to recall a lost fluidity in gender—a failure that...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2005) 51 (1): 114–122.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Sophie’s Choice” 47.3 (2001): 293-324 Carter, Angela. See Ahearn Cassady, Neal. See Harris Cather, Willa. See Lucenti; Kot; Woidat Cendrars, Blaise. See Bochner Cheever, Abigail. “Prozac Americans: Depression, Identity, and Selfhood.” 46.3 (2000): 346-368 Chura, Patrick JVital Contact...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2013) 59 (1): 104–125.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., Midwestern literature is most often linked to white Modernist writers such as Sinclair Lewis, Willa Cather, and F. Scott Fitzgerald.2 Focusing on Morrison’s seminal novel, in this essay I begin to ex- plore the crosscurrents produced when we read for non-white ethnicity and place. Given that it...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2012) 58 (4): 688–693.
Published: 01 December 2012
... that motivates her study, from Kate Chopin’s The Awakening through Willa Cather’s Song of the Lark or any number of New Woman novels from both sides of the Atlantic. Working against sexological theories like Havelock Ellis’s that positioned woman as the “race type” and man as the variation...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2003) 49 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 March 2003
..., postwar African-American writing, the beat movement, poststructuralism. Willa Cather recruited George Sand to the cause of Midwestern regionalism. Fleeing a “mass of dolts,” Ezra Pound baptized a new movement imagisme and set one of its most memorable achieve­ ments in the Paris metro. John...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2000) 46 (1): 115–124.
Published: 01 March 2000
... Paniccia. “Models of Memory and Romance: The Dual Endings of Toni Morrison’s Beloved.” 45.4 (1999): 401-27 Casey, Janet Galligani. “Historicizing the Female in U.S.A.: Re-Visions of Dos Passos’s Trilogy.” 41.3 (1995): 249-64 Cather, Willa. See Holmes Cendrars, Blaise. See Dow Cézanne...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2010) 56 (2): 269–276.
Published: 01 June 2010
... Wharton, Dreiser, and in some cases Toomer, Hutner gives us a lineup consisting of not only Wharton, Dreiser, and Sinclair Lewis but also James Cabell, Booth Tarkington, Willa Cather, Jo- seph Hergesheimer, Ellen Glasgow, and Carl Van Vechten. These were the names most frequently cited by critics...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2010) 56 (4): 559–566.
Published: 01 December 2010
... contrasting with that of Cather, whom he calls the yin to Hemingway’s yang among modern American minimalists. Lamb is especially insightful in summarizing Gertrude Stein’s aesthetics and their connections to Hemingway’s style, while at the same time con- tending that Stein’s influence has been...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2018) 64 (3): 295–316.
Published: 01 September 2018
..., these encounters also exceed classifications of primitivism, self-censorship, or cautious deference. Following Toni Morrison’s method for reading Willa Cather in Playing in the Dark , I aim to do more than “simply . . . assert the failure” of these scenes as merely bad or problematic—a strategy that...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2003) 49 (2): 219–245.
Published: 01 June 2003
... (1961). That Moore adopted for her own model of identity a “literary bach­ elor” should not be construed as a betrayal, or denial, of her own sex. Unlike Stein and Cather (both 14 years older than Moore), she never equated artistic power with masculinity...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2012) 58 (1): 60–89.
Published: 01 March 2012