American Literary History

American Literary History
Volume 17, Number 4, Winter 2005

CONTENTS

    Buell, Lawrence.
  • Downwardly Mobile for Conscienceís Sake: Voluntary Simplicity from Thoreau to Lily Bart
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    Subject Headings:
    • American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    • Simplicity in literature.
    Banta, Martha.
  • Raw, Ripe, Rot: Nineteenth-Century Pathologies of the American Aesthetic
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    Subject Headings:
    • Aesthetics, American -- 19th century.
    • Science -- Methodology.
    • United States -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
    Peck, H. Daniel.
  • Unlikely Kindred Spirits: A New Vision of Landscape in the Works of Henry David Thoreau and Asher B. Durand
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    Subject Headings:
    • Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 -- Criticism and interpretation.
    • Durand, Asher Brown, 1796-1886 -- Criticism and interpretation.
    • Landscape in literature.
    • Landscape painting, American -- 19th century.
    Foster, Frances Smith.
  • A Narrative of the Interesting Origins and (Somewhat) Surprising Developments of African-American Print Culture
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    Subject Headings:
    • African American press -- History.
    • African Americans -- Societies, etc. -- History.
    • African Americans -- Intellectual life.

In Honor of Nina Baym

    Person, Leland S.
  • Middlesex: What Men Like in Men
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    Subject Headings:
    • Osgerby, Bill. Playboys in paradise: masculinity, youth and leisure-style in modern America.
    • Herbert, T. Walter (Thomas Walter), 1938- Sexual violence and American manhood.
    • Thompson, Graham, 1965- Male sexuality under surveillance: the office in American literature.
    • Hallock, John W. M. American Byron: homosexuality and the fall of Fitz-Greene Halleck.
    • Crain, Caleb. American sympathy: men, friendship, and literature in the new nation.
    • Young men -- Recreation -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    • Women -- United States -- Violence against.
    Ackerman, Alan L. (Alan Louis)
  • Liberalism, Democracy, and the Twentieth-Century American Theater
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    Subject Headings:
    • Houchin, John H. Censorship of the American theatre in the twentieth century.
    • McConachie, Bruce A. American theater in the culture of the Cold War: producing and contesting containment, 1947-1962.
    • Wertheim, Albert. Staging the war: American drama and World War II.
    • Otten, Terry. Temptation of innocence in the dramas of Arthur Miller.
    • Theater -- Censorship -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    • Theater -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    Kruger, Loren.
  • Geographical Acts: Place, Performance, and Pedagogy
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    Subject Headings:
    • Dolan, Jill, 1957- Geographies of learning: theory and practice, activism and performance.
    • Savran, David, 1950- Queer sort of materialism: recontextualizing American theater.
    • Taylor, Diana, 1950- Archive and the repertoire: performing cultural memory in the Americas.
    • Cheng, Meiling, 1960- In other Los Angeleses: multicentric performance art.
    • Gay theater -- United States.
    • America -- Civilization.
    Conn, Steven.
  • Don't Know Much about (the History of) History
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    Subject Headings:
    • Moreau, Joseph, 1967- School book nation: conflicts over American history textbooks from the Civil War to the present.
    • Fitzpatrick, Ellen F. (Ellen Frances) History's memory: writing America's past, 1880-1980.
    • Pfitzer, Gregory M. Picturing the past: illustrated histories and the American imagination, 1840-1900.
    • Gaddis, John Lewis. Landscape of history: how historians map the past.
    • United States -- History -- Textbooks.
    • United States -- Historiography.
    Espey, David Baldwin.
  • American Travel Revisited
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    Subject Headings:
    • Harvey, Bruce A. American geographics: U.S. national narratives and the representation of the non-European world, 1830-1865.
    • Ziff, Larzer, 1927- Return passages: great American travel writing, 1780-1910.
    • Edwards, Justin D., 1970- Exotic journeys: exploring the erotics of U.S. travel literature, 1840-1930.
    • American prose literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    • Travelers' writings, American -- History and criticism.
    Bergman, Charles.
  • Obits for the Fallen Hunter: Reading the Decline--and Death?--of Hunting in America
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    Subject Headings:
    • Herman, Daniel Justin. Hunting and the American imagination.
    • Proctor, Nicolas W., 1969- Bathed in blood: hunting and mastery in the Old South.
    • Rivers, Jacob F., 1951- Cultural values in the Southern sporting narrative.
    • Stange, Mary Zeiss. Woman the hunter.
    • Dizard, Jan E., 1940- Mortal stakes: hunters and hunting in contemporary America.
    • Hunting -- United States -- History.
    • Hunting -- Philosophy -- Southern States -- History.
    Lindberg, Kathryne V.
  • Roots, Breaks, and the Performance of a Black Left Critique
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    Subject Headings:
    • Edwards, Brent Hayes. Practice of diaspora: literature, translation, and the rise of Black internationalism.
    • Biondi, Martha. To stand and fight: the struggle for civil rights in post-war New York City.
    • Bogues, Anthony. Black heretics, black prophets: radical political intellectuals.
    • Moten, Fred. In the break: the aesthetics of the Black radical tradition.
    • Literature -- Black authors -- History and criticism.
    • African Americans -- Civil rights -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
    Yenser, Stephen.
  • Fluent Worlds
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    Subject Headings:
    • Fletcher, Angus, 1930- New theory for American poetry: democracy, the environment, and the future of imagination.
    • American poetry -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.



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