• American Literature 84:1

    Issue: 1
    Published: 2012
    Pages: 244
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  • Articles

    Geoffrey Sanborn

    James Fenimore Cooper and the Invention of the Passing Novel

    Jennifer L. Fleissner

    The Ordering Power of Disorder: Henry Adams and the Return of the Darwinian Era

    John Mac Kilgore

    The Cakewalk of Capital in Charles Chesnutt's The Marrow of Tradition

    Michael Devine

    “An Art That Won't Behave”: Film and the Seven Arts, 1907-21

    Christopher P. Wilson

    “He Fell Just Short of Being News”: Gatsby's Tabloid Shadows

    Thomas Gordon Perrin

    The Old Men and the “Sea of Masscult”: T. S. Eliot, Ernest Hemingway, and Middlebrow Aesthetics

    Review Essay

    Reena Sastri

    American Poetry Studies in the Twenty-First Century

    Book Reviews

    Joni Adamson

    The Passage to Cosmos: Alexander von Humboldt and the Shaping of America / The Passage to Cosmos: Alexander von Humboldt and the Shaping of America / Thoreau the Land Surveyor

    /The Passage to Cosmos: Alexander von Humboldt and the Shaping of America–By Walls Laura Dassow/

    /Thoreau the Land Surveyor–By Chura Patrick/

    Karen Sánchez-Eppler

    Unexpected Places: Relocating Nineteenth-Century African American Literature / Unexpected Places: Relocating Nineteenth-Century African American Literature / Activist Sentiments: Reading Black Women in the Nineteenth Century

    /Unexpected Places: Relocating Nineteenth-Century African American Literature–By Gardner Eric/

    /Activist Sentiments: Reading Black Women in the Nineteenth Century–By Foreman P. Gabrielle/

    Mark Noble

    American Bards: Walt Whitman and Other Unlikely Candidates for National Poet / American Bards: Walt Whitman and Other Unlikely Candidates for National Poet / Dickinson: Selected Poems and Commentaries

    /American Bards: Walt Whitman and Other Unlikely Candidates for National Poet–By Whitley Edward/

    /Dickinson: Selected Poems and Commentaries–By Vendler Helen/

    Kendall Johnson

    Henry James's Narrative Technique: Consciousness, Perception, and Cognition / Henry James's Narrative Technique: Consciousness, Perception, and Cognition / The Illustration of the Master: Henry James and the Magazine Revolution

    /Henry James's Narrative Technique: Consciousness, Perception, and Cognition–by Boudreau Kristin/

    /The Illustration of the Master: Henry James and the Magazine Revolution–by Tucker Amy/

    Kevin R. McNamara

    Urban Underworlds: A Geography of Twentieth-Century American Literature and Culture / Urban Underworlds: A Geography of Twentieth-Century American Literature and Culture / An Elusive Unity: Urban Democracy and Machine Politics in Industrializing America / Bohemia in America, 1858-1920

    /Urban Underworlds: A Geography of Twentieth-Century American Literature and Culture–By Heise Thomas/

    /An Elusive Unity: Urban Democracy and Machine Politics in Industrializing America–By Connolly James J/

    /Bohemia in America, 1858-1920–By Levin Joanna/

    Joshua Miller

    World Writing: Poetics, Ethics, Globalization / World Writing: Poetics, Ethics, Globalization / Multilingual America: Language and the Making of American Literature

    /World Writing: Poetics, Ethics, Globalization–by Gallagher Mary (Ed.)/

    /Multilingual America: Language and the Making of American Literature–By Rosenwald Lawrence Alan/

    Maeera Y. Shreiber

    Modernist Writings and Religio-Scientific Discourse: H.D., Loy, and Toomer / Modernist Writings and Religio-Scientific Discourse: H.D., Loy, and Toomer / On Mount Vision: Forms of the Sacred in Contemporary American Poetry

    /Modernist Writings and Religio-Scientific Discourse: H.D., Loy, and Toomer–By Vetter Lara/

    /On Mount Vision: Forms of th

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