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New Essays on The Red Badge of Courage

Lee Clark Mitchell - Literary Criticism - 1986 - 150 pages
First published in 1895, The Red Badge of Courage found immediate success and brought its author immediate fame. In his introduction to this volume, Lee Clark Mitchell ...
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Determined Fictions: American Literary Naturalism

Lee Clark Mitchell - Literary Criticism - 1989 - 173 pages
Available for the first time in English, this is the definitive account of the practice of sexual slavery the Japanese military perpetrated during World War II by the ...
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Witnesses to a Vanishing America: The Nineteenth-Century Response

Lee Clark Mitchell - Nature - 2014 - 340 pages
Propelled across the continent by notions of rugged individualism" and "manifest destiny," pioneer Americans soon discovered that such slogans only partly disguised the fact ...
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Mere Reading: The Poetics of Wonder in Modern American Novels

Lee Clark Mitchell - Literary Criticism - 2017 - 240 pages
Mere Reading argues for a return to the foundations of literary study established nearly a century ago. Following a recent period dominated by symptomatic analyses of fictional ...
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The Six-gun Mystique Sequel

John G. Cawelti - Art - 1999 - 215 pages
The Six-Gun Mystique Sequel is a revised and considerably expanded edition of The Six-Gun Mystique, a pioneering study of the Western as a popular genre that has been widely ...
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Public Rape: Representing Violation in Fiction and Film

Tanya Horeck - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 188 pages
In this text, the author considers the public investment in images of rape and the figure of the raped woman. Introducing the idea of 'public rape', Horeck looks at how images ...
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The American Western

Stephen McVeigh - Performing Arts - 2007 - 240 pages
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Love in Western Film and Television: Lonely Hearts and Happy Trails

S. Matheson - Performing Arts - 2012 - 248 pages
This collection of ground-breaking articles examines problems romance presents in the American Western. Looking a range of films, this book offers readers important and ...
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The Western: Parables of the American Dream

Jeffrey M. Wallmann - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 231 pages
No element of America’s historical heritage has inspired more myth and legend than the expansion Westward—an epic of immense proportion. And for two hundred years, millions of ...
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