restricted access   Volume 73, Number 2, June 2001

Table of Contents

From: American Literature

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Brief Mention

pp. 445-458


Preface: Violence, the Body and "The South"

pp. 231-244

"Eye-Witness to the Cruelty": Southern Violence and Northern Testimony in Frederick Douglass's 1845 Narrative

pp. 245-275

The "Mysteries and Miseries" of North Carolina: New York City, Urban Gothic Fiction, and Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

pp. 271-309

Charles Chesnutt and the Epistemology of Racial Violence

pp. 311-337

The Body against Itself in Faulkner's Phenomenology of Race

pp. 339-364

Sidney Poitier's Civil Rights: Rewriting the Mystique of White Womanhood in Guess Who's Coming to Dinner and In the Heat of the Night

pp. 365-386

Refugees of the South: Central Americans in the U.S. Latino Imaginary

pp. 387-412

Book Reviews

Strangers and Pilgrims: Female Preaching in America, 1740-1845 (review)

pp. 413-414

Sharing Secrets: Nineteenth-Century Women's Relations in the Short Story (review)

pp. 414-415

The Portable Theater: American Literature and the Nineteenth-Century Stage (review)

pp. 415-416

Emily Dickinson: Monarch of Perception (review)

pp. 416-417

Midnight Dreary: The Mysterious Death of Edgar Allan Poe (review)

p. 18

Mark Twain, A Literary Life (review)

p. 419

Neutral Ground: New Traditionalism and the American Romance Controversy (review)

pp. 420-421

Willa Cather's Sexual Aesthetics and the Male Homosexual Literary Tradition (review)

pp. 421-422

Notations of the Wild: Ecology in the Poetry of Wallace Stevens (review)

pp. 422-423

Patterns for America: Modernism and the Concept of Culture (review)

pp. 423-424

The Poetics of Disappointment: Wordsworth to Ashbery (review)

pp. 424-425

Jack Kerouac's Duluoz Legend: The Mythic Form of an Autobiographical Fiction (review)

pp. 425-426

Creating the Modern Man: American Magazines and Consumer Culture, 1900-1950 (review)

pp. 426-427

Barry Hannah: Postmodern Romantic (review)

pp. 427-428

West of the Border: The Multicultural Literature of the Western American Frontiers (review)

pp. 429-430

Cold Warriors: Manliness on Trial in the Rhetoric of the West (review)

pp. 430-431

Frames of Southern Mind: Reflections on the Stoic, Bi-Racial, and Existential South (review)

pp. 431-432

Inventing Southern Literature (review)

pp. 432-433

The Irish Voice in America: 250 Years of Irish-American Fiction (review)

pp. 433-434

Undomesticated Ground: Recasting Nature as Feminist Space (review)

pp. 434-435

Detective Agency: Women Rewriting the Hard-Boiled Tradition (review)

pp. 435-436

Autobiographical Inscriptions: Form, Personhood, and the American Woman Writer of Color (review)

pp. 437-438

Autobiography and Black Identity Politics: Racialization in Twentieth-Century America (review)

pp. 438-439

Queering the Color Line: Race and the Invention of Homosexuality in American Culture (review)

pp. 439-440

The Line's Eye: Poetic Experience, American Sight (review)

pp. 440-441

Coyote Kills John Wayne: Postmodernism and Contemporary Fictions of the Transcultural Frontier (review)

pp. 441-442

Black Hunger: Food and the Politics of U.S. Identity (review)

pp. 442-443