American Literary History

American Literary History 13.2, Summer 2001

Contents

Articles

    Thomas, Brook.
  • Citizen Hester: The Scarlet Letter as Civic Myth
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    Subject Headings:
    • Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. Scarlet letter.
    • Citizenship -- United States -- History.
    • Citizenship in literature.
    Loeffelholz, Mary, 1958-
  • The Religion of Art in the City at War: Boston's Public Poetry and the Great Organ, 1863
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    Subject Headings:
    • American poetry -- Social aspects -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- 19th century.
    • Boston (Mass.) -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
    • Fields, Annie, 1834-1915. Ode.
    • Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Boston hymn.
    • Howe, Julia Ward, 1819-1910. How to regard the great organ.
    • Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894. Great instrument.
    Sánchez-González, Lisa, 1963-
  • Modernism and Boricua Literature: A Reconsideration of Arturo Schomburg and William Carlos Williams
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    Subject Headings:
    • Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938.
    • Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963.
    • American literature -- Puerto Rican authors -- History and criticism.
    • Puerto Ricans -- United States -- Intellectual life.
    Duck, Leigh Anne.
  • "Go there tuh know there": Zora Neale Hurston and the Chronotope of the Folk
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    Subject Headings:
    • Hurston, Zora Neale. Mules and men.
    • Hurston, Zora Neale. Their eyes were watching God.
    • African Americans -- Southern States -- Folklore.
    Golston, Michael.
  • At Clark Coolidge: Allegory and the Early Works
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    Subject Headings:
    • Coolidge, Clark, 1939- -- Criticism and interpretation.
    • Coolidge, Clark, 1939- -- Knowledge -- Photography.

Reviews

    Burgett, Bruce, 1963-
  • American Nationalism--R.I.P.
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    Subject Headings:
    • Newman, Simon Peter. Parades and the politics of the street: festive culture in the early American republic.
    • Waldstreicher, David. In the midst of perpetual fetes: the making of American nationalism, 1776-1820.
    • Looby, Christopher. Voicing America: language, literary form, and the origins of the United States.
    • Shields, David S. Civil tongues and polite letters in British America.
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1809.
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783.
    Chancy, Myriam J. A., 1970-
  • The Challenge to Center: Caribbean Literature
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    Subject Headings:
    • Dash, J. Michael. Other America: Caribbean literature in a New World context.
    • Edmondson, Belinda, ed. Caribbean romances: the politics of regional representation.
    • Brown, Stewart, 1951-, ed. Oxford book of Caribbean short stories.
    • Wickham, John, ed.
    • McCarthy, Karen, ed. Bittersweet: contemporary Black women's poetry.
    • Caribbean literature -- History and criticism.
    • Caribbean Area -- Civilization.
    Simon, Richard Keller.
  • Modernism and Mass Culture
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    Subject Headings:
    • Hegeman, Susan, 1964- Patterns for America: modernism and the concept of culture.
    • Veitch, Jonathan. American superrealism: Nathanael West and the politics of representation in the 1930s.
    • Springer, John Parris, 1955- Hollywood fictions: the dream factory in American popular literature.
    • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
    • West, Nathanael, 1903-1940 -- Criticism and interpretation.
    Smith, Carl S.
  • The Far Side of Paradise: California, Florida, and the Landscape of Catastrophe
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    Subject Headings:
    • Davis, Mike, 1946- Ecology of fear: Los Angeles and the imagination of disaster.
    • Wyatt, David, 1948- Five fires: race, catastrophe, and the shaping of California.
    • Peacock, Walter Gillis, ed. Hurricane Andrew: ethnicity, gender, and the sociology of disasters.
    • Morrow, Betty Hearn, 1940-, ed.
    • Gladwin, Hugh, ed.
    • Social problems -- California -- Los Angeles.
    • California -- Race relations.
    Lionnet, Françoise.
  • A Politics of the "We"? Autobiography, Race, and Nation
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    Subject Headings:
    • Sartwell, Crispin, 1958- Act like you know: African-American autobiography and white identity.
    • Mostern, Kenneth. Autobiography and Black identity politics: racialization in twentieth-century America.
    • Yamamoto, Traise, 1961- Masking selves, making subjects: Japanese American women, identity, and the body.
    • Hunsaker, Steven V., 1965- Autobiography and national identity in the Americas.
    • Rodriguez, Barbara (Barbara Ruth) Autobiographical inscriptions: form, personhood, and the American woman of color.
    • American prose literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
    • African Americans -- Race identity.
    Nadel, Alan, 1947-
  • Ralph Ellison and the American Canon
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    Subject Headings:
    • Ellison, Ralph. Collected essays of Ralph Ellison.
    • Callahan, John F., 1940-, ed.
    • Ellison, Ralph. Juneteenth.
    • Callahan, John F., 1940-, ed.
    • Ellison, Ralph. Flying home and other stories.
    • Callahan, John F., 1940-, ed.
    • Ellison, Ralph -- Authorship.
    • African American clergy -- Fiction.



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