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Twentieth-Century Literature (2018) 64 (1): 25–52.
Published: 01 March 2018
... steadily moving toward a separation of literature from politics in the 1930s and early 1940s ( Wilford 1995 ). Copyright © 2018 Hofstra University 2018 American women writers hemispheric literature Mexico stories modernism transnational literature In July of 1923, Century Magazine...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2011) 57 (1): 114–122.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Katherine Sugg Continental Divides: Remapping the Cultures of North America , by Adams Rachel , University of Chicago Press , 2009 . 310 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2011 Katherine Sugg Transamerican Transformations and American Literatures Continental Divides...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2010) 56 (1): 116–121.
Published: 01 March 2010
... of the local subject as American Studies. After the turn of the millennium, however, the growth and theoretical diversification of ecocriticism gave rise to an enormous expansion of its textual canon and 116Twentieth-Century Literature 56.1 Spring 2010 116 Review the critical...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2011) 57 (3-4): 472–491.
Published: 01 December 2011
...). What Kunkel’s narrator means when he describes himself as “event proof” would seem to be an inability to “feel” history, and this is confirmed later, when, in the immediate af- termath of 9/11, he recalls being “amazed . . . that I continued living my 472Twentieth-Century Literature 57.3...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (3): 187–189.
Published: 01 September 2019
...Michele Elam The winner of this year’s prize is Mark A. Tabone’s “Multidirectional Rememory: Slavery and the Holocaust in John A. Williams’s Clifford’s Blues.” The judge is Michele Elam. Elam’s scholarship and teaching in interdisciplinary humanities research spans literature and social science...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2017) 63 (1): 107–114.
Published: 01 March 2017
... a persuasive case that it is “impossible to form a complete picture of poetry in the [Cold War] US or UK without reference to translations from [the] world” (3) on the other side of the Iron Curtain. The opening chapter positions Between Two Fires in relation to recent work in world literature, Cold War...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2007) 53 (3): 248–272.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Literature 53.3 Fall 2007 248 The Ends of America, the Ends of Postmodernism phors o f a living body to depict the freeway, but in this case its rhythms are those o f human motion; traffic is not a narcotic artificially introduced into the system but the very lifeblood o f the city, whose roads...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2014) 60 (3): 405–413.
Published: 01 September 2014
... it, and how does it cross and transcend national—and hemispheric—bor- ders? This book showed how (seemingly) effortlessly Anglo-American modernists could be brought into conversation with postmodern and postcolonial poets from around the world. Now, in Poetry and Its Others, Ramazani continues...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2012) 58 (4): 709–719.
Published: 01 December 2012
...-Century Literature 58.4 Winter 2012 709 Phoebe Putnam Slowly but surely, flat is falling flat. Abstraction’s legacy of flat surfaces, here implied by Schjeldahl as having been buffed to a perniciously “fric- tionless” sheen by the late twentieth century, is being read as a legacy...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2014) 60 (4): 481–512.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Shane Graham Copyright © Hofstra University 2014 A Black Atlantic Web: South African Literature, Langston Hughes, and Negritude Cultural Exchange in a Black Atlantic Web: South African Literature, Langston Hughes, and Negritude Shane Graham Ezekiel Mphahlele once wrote that Ebony...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (3): 191–216.
Published: 01 September 2019
... with the modern history of racial slavery and terror in the western hemisphere?” (emphasis added). In advancing this question, Gilroy conscientiously observes of the Holocaust that he “accept[s] arguments for its uniqueness” (213). Moreover, he also acknowledges positions such as the one articulated by James...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2013) 59 (4): 539–574.
Published: 01 December 2013
... is what to make of that absorption—whence it arises, how it announces itself elsewhere in 539Twentieth-Century Literature 59.4 Winter 2013 539 Nikki Skillman more furtive, conceptually nuanced ways, and what its broader significance might be within Merrill’s oeuvre, where he often...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2011) 57 (3-4): 341–353.
Published: 01 December 2011
... is not that of postmodernism tout court, but of what postmodernism in a late phase became: DeLillo’s banalization of the espionage thriller, for instance, in The Names (1982), or of the disaster film in White Noise (1985).1 Here it’s worth noting, how- 341Twentieth-Century Literature 57.3 & 57.4 Fall/Winter...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2017) 63 (3): 299–328.
Published: 01 September 2017
... . 2001 . Literature, Technology, and Magical Thinking, 1880–1920 . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Wicke Jennifer . 1988 . Advertising Fictions: Literature, Advertisement, and Social Reading . New York : Columbia University Press . Wood James Nezworski M. Teresa...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2011) 57 (1): 34–53.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Tonje Vold Copyright © Hofstra University 2011 Tonje Vold How to “rise above mere nationality”: Coetzee’s Novels Youth and Slow Man in the World Republic of Letters Tonje Vold J. M. Coetzee’s work presents critical reflections on literature that circulate beyond their culture...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2003) 49 (1): 82–102.
Published: 01 March 2003
... throw some light on what has been written as fact.”1 Similar complexity characterizes the current cultural and literary phenomenon that within the last 15 years has once again led a remark- Twentieth-Century Literature 49.1 Spring 2003 82 Modernism and Mystery able number...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2012) 58 (3): 399–438.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Literature 58.3 Fall 2012 399 Susannah L. Hollister tity. Geography’s relational dimension gets notice, though, in a critical line reaching from Lee Edelman’s influential essay on “In the Waiting Room” through John Lowney’s recent study of Bishop’s Key West. Outwardness is as important...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2000) 46 (2): 150–170.
Published: 01 June 2000
... hoping to raise “a better generation in a safer world” (6). And with Humbert’s crimes against Lolita already laid out before the reader, the 151 TWENTIETH CENTURY LITERATURE concluding remarks by “Nabokov” foreground style, implying that “only words...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2005) 51 (4): 414–436.
Published: 01 December 2005
... or the bloodsucking double of Twentieth-Century Literature 51.4 Winter 2005 414 Authorship, Authenticity, and the Symbolic Work of Ted Hughes’s Collected Poems Plath’s “Daddy.” Not to mention Hughes the destroyer of Plath’s journals, Hughes the unfaithful husband, or the powerless, star-crossed Hughes...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2021) 67 (4): 407–430.
Published: 01 December 2021
... Islas . July 30 . Arturo Islas Papers, box 1, folder 10 . Special Collections , Stanford University Libraries . Stanford, CA . Lopez Marissa K. 2011 . Chicano Nations: The Hemispheric Origins of Mexican American Literature . New York : New York University Press . Minich...