The Transatlantic Materials of American Literature

Katie McGettigan

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9781625346865
  • Publication Date: Feb 2023
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Reading the Illegible

Laura Leon Llerena

Reading the Illegible weaves together the stories of the peoples, places, objects, and media that surrounded the creation of the anonymous HuarochirÍ Manuscript (c. 1598–1608) to demonstrate how Andean people endowed the European technology of writing with a new social role in the context of a multimedia society.

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9780816547531
  • Publication Date: Jan 2023
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The Mexican Transpacific

Ignacio López-Calvo

Asian Mexican cultural production and its meaning for Mexican national identity

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780826504937
  • Publication Date: Nov 2022
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Miles to Go

Brennen Matthews

Miles to Go is the story of a family from Africa in search of authentic America along the country's most famous highway, Route 66.

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  • ISBN: 9780826364012
  • Publication Date: Oct 2022
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Dead Woman Pickney

Yvonne Shorter Brown

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781771125475
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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Before American History

Christen Mucher

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9780813948249
  • Publication Date: Jun 2022
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The Sun of Jesús del Monte

Andrés Avelino de Orihuela

This new critical edition—featuring an invaluable, contextualizing introduction and afterword in addition to the new English translation—offers readers the most detailed portrait of the everyday lives and plight of free people of color in Cuba in any novel up to the 1850s.Writing the Early Americas

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  • ISBN: 9780813946207
  • Publication Date: May 2022
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Both Sides Now

Sheila McManus

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9781623499990
  • Publication Date: May 2022
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Proud to Be, Volume 10

James Brubaker

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  • ISBN: 9781733015356
  • Publication Date: May 2022
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Help Indians Help Themselves

P. Jane Hafen

An essential collection of writings and speeches by Zitkala-Ša, also known as Gertrude Simmons Bonnin, one of the twentieth century's most preeminent American Indian activists.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781682830451
  • Publication Date: May 2022
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Native Removal Writing

Sabine N. Meyer

Placing novels in conversation with nonfiction writings, Native Removal Writing ranges from texts produced in response to the legal and political struggle over Cherokee Removal in the late 1820s and 1830s, to works written by African Cherokee writers dealing with the freedmen disenrollment crisis, to contemporary speculative fiction that links the appropriation of Native intangible property (culture) with the earlier dispossession of their real property (land).  

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780806176246
  • Publication Date: Jan 2022
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Writings of a Rebel Colonel

Samuel Walkup

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781476686691
  • Publication Date: Dec 2021
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The Complete Writings and Selected Correspondence of John Dickinson, Volume 2

Jane E. Calvert

Volume Two of The Complete Writings and Selected Correspondence of John Dickinson, covering the years 1759 to 1763, shows Dickinson’s rise to prominence as a lawyer with cases ranging from land disputes to murder; and his entry into public life as a legislator in the Delaware and Pennsylvania Assemblies. In addition to case notes and legislation, the documents here include correspondence, commonplace books, verse, and essays on political and legal topics such as judicial tenure and the flag-of-truce trade.

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9781644531600
  • Publication Date: Nov 2021
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Yiddish South of the Border

Alan Astro

Alan Astro has compiled the first anthology of Latin American Yiddish writings translated into English. Included are works of fiction, poetry, and nonfiction from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Uruguay, and Cuba, with one brief memoir by a Russian rabbi who arrived in San Antonio, Texas, in 1910.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780826363299
  • Publication Date: Oct 2021
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On Turner's Trail

Wilbur R. Jacobs

Jacobs chronicles Turner's professional (and sometimes personal) bequest through 100 years of Western writing. He traces the intellectual development of Turner's frontier theory; explores the intense rivalry between two major Turnerian disciplines, Frederick Merk and Jay A. Billington, as they vied for control of Turner's legacy; and analyzes the efforts of new western historians who seek to erase Turner and Billington from the landscape of what is now called the history of the "West.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780700631582
  • Publication Date: Oct 2021
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Walt Whitman's Western Jaunt

Walter H. Eitner

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780700631483
  • Publication Date: Oct 2021
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The Reinvention of Mexico in Contemporary Spanish Travel Writing

Jane Hanley

The image and reality of Mexico as presented in travel writing from Spain

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  • ISBN: 9780826502117
  • Publication Date: Sep 2021
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Writing the Caribbean in Magazine Time

Katerina Gonzalez Seligmann

This book demonstrates the material, political, and aesthetic dimensions of Pan-Caribbean literary discourse in magazine texts by Suzanne and AimÉ CÉsaire, NicolÁs GuillÉn, JosÉ Lezama Lima, Alejo Carpentier, George Lamming, Derek Walcott and their contemporaries. Thus far, the canonical centrality of literary magazines to Caribbean literature, politics, and social theory has been obscured. Up against the global book industry, Caribbean literary magazines have waged a guerrilla pursuit for the terms of Caribbean representation.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781978822429
  • Publication Date: Aug 2021
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MLA Handbook

The Modern Language Association of America

The ninth edition of the MLA Handbook is a textbook and reference guide that offers student writers and writing instructors guidance on creating works-cited-list entries in MLA style using the template of core elements. It features advice on punctuation, grammar, inclusive language, formatting research papers, and in-text citations. Includes an appendix of sample works-cited-list entries, illustrations, and an index.

  • Format: Spiral bound
  • ISBN: 9781603295628
  • Publication Date: Jun 2021
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Blind Joe Death's America

George Henderson

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN: 9781469660776
  • Publication Date: May 2021
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