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Nineteenth-Century Southern Literature  

Lisa Hinrichsen and Michael Pitts

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May 2017
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Defined by both cultural vibrancy and widespread poverty, and marked by a long and complex history of trade, migration, cultural exchange, and slavery, the literature of the U.S. South is ... More

Okinawa in American Literature  

Steve Rabson

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May 2017
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The several works of American literature set in Okinawa or about Okinawans include travel narratives, war diaries, memoirs, biography, fiction, and drama. Perhaps the earliest, Francis L. ... More

Orientalism in the Victorian Era  

Valerie Kennedy

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Aug 2017
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Orientalism in the Victorian era has origins in three aspects of 18th-century European and British culture: first, the fascination with The Arabian Nights (translated into French by ... More

The Oxford Movement  

Elisabeth Jay

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Dec 2016
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In 1833 a reforming government seemed to threaten the disestablishment of the Church of England. This provoked a small number of clergy associated with Oxford University to address Tracts ... More

Pakistani-English Writing  

Muneeza Shamsie

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May 2017
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Surveying Pakistani-English drama, fiction, non-fiction, and poetry from the inception of Pakistan in 1947 to 2015 reveals how Pakistani-English writing developed and changed over the ... More

Periodical Fiction in Denmark and Norway before 1905  

Aina Nøding

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This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature. Please check back later for the full article. ... More

The Photo-Text in the 19th and 20th Centuries  

Caroline Blinder

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Jun 2017
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The photo-text has variously been defined as any interaction in which textual material, whether captions, prose, poetry, quotes, or reportage, is augmented by photographic illustrations. ... More

Policing and Publishing in Modernist 20th-Century America  

Claire A. Culleton

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Nov 2016
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For almost four decades, from 1936 to 1972, the director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, J. Edgar Hoover, fueled by intense paranoia and fear, hounded and relentlessly pursued a ... More

Postwar Japanese Novelists and American Literature  

Kazuhiko Goto

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May 2017
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Since the country’s decisive defeat through the acceptance of the unconditional surrender in 1945, Japanese novelists have been working in the shadow of America. The American Occupation ... More

Print Culture in Colonial Australia  

Susan Martin

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This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature. Please check back later for the full article. It was ... More

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