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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2014) 60 (1): 128–136.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Ali Chetwynd Fictions of Fact and Value: The Erasure of Logical Positivism in American Literature 1945–1975 , by LeMahieu Michael , Oxford University Press , 2013 . 244 pages. © 2015 by Hofstra University 2014 Ali Chetwynd Fictions of Fact and Value:  The Erasure of Logical...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2018) 64 (1): 101–110.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Greg Chase Kafka and Wittgenstein: The Case for an Analytic Modernism , by Schuman Rebecca . Evanston, IL : Northwestern University Press , 2015 . 220 pages. Wittgenstein and Modernism , edited by LeMahieu Michael Zumhagen-Yekplé Karen . Chicago : University of Chicago...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2011) 57 (3-4): 309–327.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Walter Benn Michaels 2011 The Beauty of a Social Problem (e.g. unemployment) The Beauty of a Social Problem (e.g. unemployment) Walter Benn Michaels In his new book on volume one of Capital, Fredric Jameson remarks that in the “affluent post-war 1950s and 1960s,” Marx’s idea that...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2019) 65 (3): 191–216.
Published: 01 September 2019
... incorporates the imaginative recovery of (often silenced) history that Toni Morrison (1987) called “rememory,” along with what Holocaust scholar Michael Rothberg (2009) calls “multidirectional memory,” this article details Williams’s daring exploration of spaces of overlap between the histories of American...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2003) 49 (1): 123–130.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Michael Hollington Copyright © Hofstra University 2003 Ml Fitzgerald s French Michael Hollington For John Callahan ^Everyone knows that F. Scott Fitzgerald came from St. Paul, Minne­ sota, but fewer are aware that the city was originally French...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2006) 52 (1): 92–95.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Michael Soto The Practice of Diaspora: Literature, Translation, and the, Rise of Black Internationalism , by Edwards Brent Hayes , Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 2003 . 397 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2006 HI Reviews The Négritude Renaissance The Practice of...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2008) 54 (1): 75–96.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Michael L. Ross Copyright © Hofstra University 2008 On a Darkling Planet: Ian McEwan s Saturday and the Condition of England Michael L. Ross /A lthough Ian McEwan’s recent best seller Saturday maintains through­ out a conspicuous air of up-to-the-minute internationalism, that...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2012) 58 (1): 141–149.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Michael Clune The Matter of Capital , by Nealon Christopher , Harvard University Press , 2011 . 194 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2012 ReviewsReview Strong Opinions The Matter of Capital by Christopher Nealon Harvard University Press, 2011. 194 pages Michael...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2012) 58 (2): ix–x.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Michael Ryan Copyright © Hofstra University 2012 Twentieth-Century Literature’s Andrew J. Kappel Prize in Literary Criticism, 2012 The winner of this year’s prize is Vicki Tromanhauser’s “Mrs. Dalloway’s Animals and the Humanist Laboratory.” The judge is Michael Ryan, pro- fessor of...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2013) 59 (4): 657–665.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Michael Coyle The Modern Portrait Poem: From Dante Gabriel Rossetti to Ezra Pound , by Dickey Frances , University of Virginia Press , 2012 . 260 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2013 Review Reviews The Modern Portrait Poem: From Dante Gabriel Rossetti to Ezra Pound...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2014) 60 (3): 414–422.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Michael LeMahieu Obscure Invitations: The Persistence of the Author in Twentieth-Century American Literature , by Widiss Benjamin , Stanford University Press , 2011 . 208 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2014 Michael LeMahieu The Afterlives of the Author Obscure...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2018) 64 (2): 223–246.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Michael S. Begnal Witter Bynner (as Emanuel Morgan) and Arthur Davison Ficke (as Anne Knish) published the anthology Spectra: A Book of Poetic Experiments in 1916. Although conceived of as a hoax, it constituted a quite striking body of poetry. Despite its parodic origins, Spectra included some of...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2016) 62 (1): 1–31.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Michael O’Bryan Thomas Pynchon’s Vineland (1990) met with a lukewarm critical reception. Critics fond of the novelist’s postmodern theatrics rejected its political didacticism, whereas politically didactic critical opponents of postmodernism rejected its lingering individualism and...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2005) 51 (1): 98–104.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Samuel Cohen The Shape of the Signifier: 1967 to the End of History , by Michaels Walter Benn , Princeton : Princeton University Press , 2004 . 224 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2005 41 Reviews It’s the End of the World as We Know It The Shape of the Signifier: 1967...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2008) 54 (4): 514–525.
Published: 01 December 2008
... pages Robert Chodat Walter Benn Michaels was once described as having “dual audiences” (Jeffrey Williams 125), shifting in his work between theoretical essays such as “Against Theory” (1982) and Americanist books such as The Gold Stan­ dard and the Logic of Naturalism (1987) and Our America...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2011) 57 (3-4): 291–308.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Quarterly Concern’s emo-sincerity, the ethnic bildungsroman’s emphasis on multicultural identity as upward mobility, Jonathan Franzen’s social realism, n+1’s enthusiastic recuperation of “high” cultural critique, novelists such as Michael Chabon’s heartfelt embrace of genre fiction, and the memoir’s...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2007) 53 (2): 153–181.
Published: 01 June 2007
... Americanist romance and its confidence that the novel offers a straightforward description of something called “America” or “Ameri­ can” identity. In its attention to representations of raced difference in the novel, much of this new work—as represented by such critics as Michaels, Goldsmith, Thompson...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 September 2008) 54 (3): 396–400.
Published: 01 September 2008
... scholars such as Cary Nelson in Repression and Recovery and Michael Twentieth-Century Literature 54.3 Fall 2008 396 Review Denning in The Cultural Front and elaborated in the diverse researches of Alan Wald, Barbara Foley, Walter Kalaidjian, Michael Davidson, Rachel Blau Du Plessis, Michael...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2005) 51 (1): 105–109.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Edward Brunner Guys Like Us: Citing Masculinity in Cold War Poetics , by Davidson Michael , Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2004 . 281 pages. Copyright © Hofstra University 2005 Who We Are, Who We Aren’t Guys Like Us: Citing Masculinity in Cold War Poetics by Michael...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2012) 58 (1): 117–140.
Published: 01 March 2012
... enabled by Robinson’s rejection of the success story tout court. Himes’s novels thus are notably attuned to the critical connections between upward mobility and the welfare state. As Michael Szalay suggests, moreover, Himes’s own involvement in the New Deal Writers’ Project made him particularly...