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Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Etsuko Taketani
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press

An overdue examination of widely marginalized writings by women of the American antebellum period, U.S. Women Writers presents a new model for evaluating U.S. relations and interactions with foreign countries in the colonial and postcolonial periods by examining the ways in which women writers were both proponents of colonialization and
The Black Pacific Narrative
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Etsuko Taketani
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-04 - Publisher: Dartmouth College Press

The Black Pacific Narrative: Geographic Imaginings of Race and Empire between the World Wars chronicles the profound shift in geographic imaginings that occurred in African American culture as the United States evolved into a bioceanic global power. The author examines the narrative of the Òblack PacificÓ_the literary and cultural production
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Language: en
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Authors: Etsuko Taketani
Categories: Feminism
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Nineteenth-century Literature
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Etsuko Taketani
Categories: American literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

Contains articles which focus on a broad spectrum of significant figures in fiction, philosophy, and criticism such as Austen, Carlyle, Dickens,Thackeray, the Brontes, Tennyson, Browning, Arnold, Emerson, Hawthorne, Thoreau, Whitman, Twain, and Henry James.
The World Colonization Made
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Brandon Mills
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-23 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

According to accepted historical wisdom, the goal of the African Colonization Society (ACS), founded in 1816 to return freed slaves to Africa, was borne of desperation and illustrated just how intractable the problems of race and slavery had become in the nineteenth-century United States. But for Brandon Mills, the ACS