American Literature

American Literature
Volume 75, Number 4, December 2003

CONTENTS

    Kolodny, Annette, 1941-
  • Fictions of American Prehistory: Indians, Archeology, and National Origin Myths
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    Subject Headings:
    • Indians of North America -- Historiography.
    • Indians of North America -- Antiquities.
    • United States -- Antiquities.
    • United States -- History -- Errors, inventions, etc.
    Elliott, Michael A.
  • Coyote Comes to the Norton: Indigenous Oral Narrative and American Literary History
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    Subject Headings:
    • Baym, Nina, ed. Norton anthology of American literature.
    • Boas, Franz, 1858-1942. Chinook texts.
    • Coyote (Legendary character)
    Kim, Sharon.
  • Puritan Realism: The Wide, Wide World and Robinson Crusoe
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    Subject Headings:
    • Warner, Susan, 1819-1885. Wide, wide world.
    • Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731. Robinson Crusoe.
    • Calvinism in literature.
    Nerad, Julie Cary.
  • Slippery Language and False Dilemmas: The Passing Novels of Child, Howells, and Harper
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    Subject Headings:
    • Child, Lydia Maria Francis, 1802-1880. Romance of the republic.
    • Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. Imperative duty.
    • Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins. Iola Leroy, or, Shadows uplifted.
    • Passing (Identity) in literature.
    • Race in literature.
    Axelrod, Steven Gould, 1944-
  • Elizabeth Bishop and Containment Policy
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    Subject Headings:
    • Bishop, Elizabeth, 1911-1979. View of the Capitol from the Library of Congress.
    • Bishop, Elizabeth, 1911-1979 -- Political and social views.
    • Politics in literature.

Book Reviews

    Diffley, Kathleen Elizabeth, 1950-
  • The Imagined Civil War: Popular Literature of the North and South, 1861-1865 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Fahs, Alice. Imagined Civil War: popular literature of the North and South, 1861-1865.
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Literature and the war.
    Tomso, Gregory, 1971-
  • Portraying the Lady: Technologies of Gender in the Short Stories of Henry James, and: Henry James and the Imagination of Pleasure, and: Henry James and the Father Question (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Izzo, Donatella. Portraying the lady: technologies of gender in the short stories of Henry James.
    • Hadley, Tessa. Henry James and the imagination of pleasure.
    • Taylor, Andrew, 1968- Henry James and the father question.
    • James, Henry, 1843-1916 -- Characters -- Women.
    • James, Henry, 1843-1916 -- Criticism and interpretation.
    Donaldson, Susan Van D'Elden, 1951-
  • The Secret Treachery of Words: Feminism and Modernism in America (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Francis, Elizabeth, 1959 Nov. 24- Secret treachery of words: feminism and modernism in America.
    • Feminism -- United States.
    McGill, Meredith L.
  • Beauty and the Book: Fine Editions and Cultural Distinction in America (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Benton, Megan. Beauty and the book: fine editions and cultural distinction in America.
    • Fine books -- Publishing -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    Lundquist, Sara.
  • Hyperscapes in the Poetry of Frank O’Hara: Difference/Homosexuality/Topography, and: The Woman in the Red Dress: Gender, Space, and Reading (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Smith, Hazel, 1950- Hyperscapes in the poetry of Frank O'Hara: difference/homosexuality/topography.
    • Gwin, Minrose. Woman in the red dress: gender, space, and reading.
    • O'Hara, Frank -- Views on sexual orientation.
    • American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
    Saul, Scott.
  • The Visionary Moment: A Postmodern Critique, and: The Post-Utopian Imagination: American Culture in the Long 1950s, and: This Is the Beat Generation: New York, San Francisco, Paris (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Maltby, Paul. Visionary moment: a postmodern critique.
    • Booker, M. Keith. Post-utopian imagination: American culture in the long 1950s.
    • Campbell, James, 1951- This is the Beat Generation: New York, San Francisco, Paris.
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
    Hames-Garcia, Michael Roy.
  • Chicano Timespace: The Poetry and Politics of Ricardo Sánchez (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • López, Miguel R., 1951- Chicano timespace: the poetry and politics of Ricardo Sánchez.
    • Sánchez, Ricardo, 1941- -- Criticism and interpretation.
    Curtain, Tyler.
  • Out on Stage: Lesbian and Gay Theatre in the Twentieth Century (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Sinfield, Alan. Out on stage: lesbian and gay theatre in the twentieth century.
    • English drama -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
    Brown, Elisabeth.
  • Memories of a Lost War: American Poetic Responses to the Vietnam War, and: 21st-Century Modernism: The "New" Poetics (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Chattarji, Subarno. Memories of a lost war: American poetic responses to the Vietnam War.
    • Perloff, Marjorie. 21st-century modernism: the new poetics.
    • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Literature and the war.
    • Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
    Gussow, Adam.
  • The White African American Body: A Cultural and Literary Exploration, and: Passing and the Rise of the African American Novel (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Martin, Charles D., 1962- White African American body: a cultural and literary exploration.
    • Fabi, M. Giulia (Maria Giulia) Passing and the rise of the African American novel.
    • African Americans -- Race identity.
    • American fiction -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
    Wang, Helen Y.
  • Mixed Race Literature, and: Literary Legacies, Folklore Foundations: Selfhood and Cultural Tradition in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century American Literature (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Brennan, Jonathan, ed. Mixed race literature.
    • Beardslee, Karen E., 1965- Literary legacies, folklore foundations: selfhood and cultural tradition in nineteenth- and twentieth-century American literature.
    • American literature -- Minority authors -- History and criticism.
    • American fiction -- History and criticism.
    Kvidera, Peter.
  • Writing with an Accent: Contemporary Italian American Women Authors, and: Learning from Experience: Minority Identities, Multicultural Struggles, and: Transpacific Displacement: Ethnography, Translation, and Intertextual Travel in Twentieth-Century American Literature (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Giunta, Edvige. Writing with an accent: contemporary Italian American women authors.
    • Moya, Paula M. L. Learning from experience: minority identities, multicultural struggles.
    • Huang, Yunte. Transpacific displacement: ethnography, translation, and intertextual travel in twentieth-century American literature.
    • American literature -- Italian American authors -- History and criticism.
    • American literature -- Mexican American authors -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
    Chinn, Sarah E.
  • In Defiance of the Law: From Ann Hutchinson to Toni Morrison, and: Race, Citizenship, and Law in American Literature (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Pagnattaro, Marisa Anne, 1961- In defiance of the law: from Anne Hutchinson to Toni Morrison.
    • Crane, Gregg. Race, citizenship, and law in American literature.
    • American fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
    • American literature -- History and criticism.
    Allmendinger, Blake.
  • Invisible Natives: Myth and Identity in the American Western, and: Black Masculinity and the Frontier Myth in American Literature (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Prats, A. J., 1948- Invisible natives: myth and identity in the American western.
    • Johnson, Michael K. (Michael Kyle), 1963- Black masculinity and the frontier myth in American literature.
    • Indians in motion pictures.
    • American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
    Hilden, Patricia.
  • Language Shift among the Navajos: Identity Politics and Cultural Continuity, and: A Forest of Time: American Indian Ways of History (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • House, Deborah. Language shift among the Navajos: identity politics and cultural continuity.
    • Nabokov, Peter. Forest of time: American Indian ways of history.
    • Navajo language -- Study and teaching -- Bilingual.
    • Indians of North America -- Folklore.
    Wagner, Bryan.
  • Virtual Americas: Transnational Fictions and the Transatlantic Imaginary (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Giles, Paul. Virtual Americas: transnational fictions and the transatlantic imaginary.
    • American literature -- History and criticism.
    Brown, Bill, 1958-
  • American Studies in a Moment of Danger, and: Situatedness, or, Why We Keep Saying Where We're Coming From (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Lipsitz, George. American studies in a moment of danger.
    • Simpson, David, 1951- Situatedness, or, Why we keep saying where we're coming from.
    • United States -- Study and teaching.
    • Situation (Philosophy)

Brief Mention

Index to Volume 75




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