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  Volume 47, Number 2, 2012

Table of Contents

Betwen Literature and History

Beyond the Mediation: Esteban, Cabeza de Vaca’s Relación, and a Narrative Negotiation

pp. 267-291

Light Apparitions and the Shaping of Community in Winthrop’s History of New England

pp. 293-319

Constituting the End of Feeling: Interiority in the Seduction Fiction of the Ratification Era

pp. 321-348

Washington Irving, A History of New York, and American History

pp. 349-376

Symposium on The Puritan Origins

My Puritan Origins

pp. 377-390

Religious Exceptionalism and American Literary History: The Puritan Origins of the American Self in 2012

pp. 391-410

What Puritan Guarantee?

pp. 411-420

Shelf Life

pp. 421-431

The Cosmopolitan Origins of the American Self

pp. 433-441

“Hidden in Plain Sight”: Colloquy with Annette Gordon-Reed on The Hemingses of Monticello

pp. 443-459

Introducing the Conversation

pp. 443-444

The Hemingses of Monticello as an African American Novel

pp. 444-447

No Place Like Home: A Meditation on Family Ties and Property Relations in The Hemingses of Monticello

pp. 447-449

Unraveling the Strands

pp. 449-451

Focusing on Slaves as Well as on Slavery

pp. 451-454

A Powerful and Compelling Story

pp. 454-456

Not Just in the Great House, but in the Quarters

pp. 456-459

Review Essays

Punishment’s Prisms: Execution and Eighteenth-Century Print Culture

pp. 461-476

Storm Warnings

pp. 477-493

The Common Pot: The Recovery of Native Space in the Northeast (review)

pp. 495-498

Removable Type: Histories of the Book in Indian Country, 1663–1880 (review)

pp. 499-504

The Bookrunner: A History of Inter-American Relations—Print, Politics, and Commerce in the United States and Mexico, 1800–1830 (review)

pp. 504-510

William Bartram: The Search for Nature’s Design—Selected Art, Letters & Unpublished Writings (review)

pp. 510-513

Castorland Journal: An Account of the Exploration and Settlement of Northern New York State by French Emigres in the Years 1793 to 1797 (review)

pp. 513-516

Philadelphia Stories: America’s Literature of Race and Freedom (review)

pp. 516-520

Editor’s Note

pp. 521-522

Book Review Editor’s Note

pp. 523-525

Notes on Contributors

pp. 527-529

Research Areas


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