American Literary History

American Literary History
Volume 15, Number 3, Fall 2003


Contents

Articles

    Ryan, James Emmett.
  • Orestes Brownson in Young America: Popular Books and the Fate of Catholic Criticism
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    Subject Headings:
    • Brownson, Orestes Augustus, 1803-1876 -- Contributions in criticism.
    • American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    • Religion and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
    Lerer, Seth, 1955-
  • Hello, Dude: Philology, Performance, and Technology in Twain's Connecticut Yankee
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    Subject Headings:
    • Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court.
    • Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Language.
    • Technology in literature.
    Lutes, Jean Marie.
  • Sob Sisterhood Revisited
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    • Thaw, Harry Kendall, 1871-1947 -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Press coverage.
    • Trials (Murder) -- New York (State) -- New York -- Press coverage.
    • Women journalists -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    • Journalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    Burt, Stephen, 1971-
  • "September 1, 1939" Revisited, or, Poetry, Politics, and the Idea of the Public
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    Subject Headings:
    • Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973. September 1, 1939.
    • Political poetry, English -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
    • Politics and literature -- United States.
    Ronell, Avital.
  • The Experimental Disposition: Nietzsche's Discovery of America (Or, Why the Present Administration Sees Everything in Terms of a Test)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900. Fröhliche Wissenschaft.
    Milder, Robert.
  • On Creating an Unusable Past
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    Subject Headings:
    • McMillin, T. S. (Tracy Scott) Our preposterous use of literature: Emerson and the nature of reading.
    • Smith, Harmon L. My friend, my friend: the story of Thoreau's relationship with Emerson.
    • Tauber, Alfred I. Henry David Thoreau and the moral agency of knowing.
    • Hodder, Alan D. Thoreau's ecstatic witness.
    • Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 -- Criticism and interpretation -- History.
    • Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 -- Friends and associates.
    Hilfer, Anthony Channell.
  • Marriage and Divorce in America
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    Subject Headings:
    • Hartog, Hendrik, 1948- Man and wife in America: a history.
    • Cott, Nancy F. Public vows: a history of marriage and the nation.
    • Basch, Norma. Framing American divorce: from the revolutionary generation to the Victorians.
    • Tracey, Karen, 1961- Plots and proposals: American women's fiction, 1850-1890.
    • Hetherington, E. Mavis (Eileen Mavis), 1926- For better or for worse: divorce reconsidered.
    • Kelly, John, 1945-
    • Husband and wife -- United States -- History.
    • Marriage -- United States -- History.
    Li, David Leiwei, 1959-
  • The State and Subject of Asian American Criticism: Psychoanalysis, Transnational Discourse, and Democratic Ideals
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    Subject Headings:
    • Cheng, Anne Anlin. Melancholy of race: psychoanalysis, assimilation, and hidden grief.
    • Eng, David L., 1967- Racial castration: managing masculinity in Asian America.
    • Lee, Rachel C., 1966- Americas of Asian American literature: gendered fictions of nation and transnation.
    • Palumbo-Liu, David. Asian/American: historical crossings of a racial frontier.
    • United States -- Race relations -- Psychological aspects.
    • Asian Americans -- Race identity.
    Hegeman, Susan, 1964-
  • Histories of the Other
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    Subject Headings:
    • Darnell, Regna. Invisible genealogies: a history of Americanist anthropology.
    • Patterson, Thomas Carl. Social history of anthropology in the United States.
    • Anthropology -- North America -- History.
    • Anthropology -- United States -- History.
    Wilentz, Gay Alden, 1950-
  • "What Is Africa to Me?": Reading the African Cultural Base of (African) American Literary History
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    Subject Headings:
    • Gruesser, John Cullen, 1959- Black on Black: twentieth-century African American writing about Africa.
    • Cartwright, Keith, 1960- Reading Africa into American literature: epics, fables, and gothic tales.
    • Pollitzer, William S. 1923- Gullah people and their African heritage.
    • American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
    • American literature -- African influences.



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