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Horizons of Enchantment: Essays in the American Imaginary

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Horizons of Enchantment is about the peculiar power and exceptional pull of the imaginary in American culture. The E-mail message field is required. Horizons of Enchantment Essays in the American Imaginary Lene M. . She is the author of Threshold Time: Passage of Crisis in Chicano Literature and has edited several books on American Studies. Among the diverse topics and cultural artifacts she examines are the Norwegian American novel A Saloonkeeper's Daughter by Drude Krog Janson, Walt Whitman's Song of Myself, Rodolfo Gonzales's I Am Joaquín, Richard Ford's The Sportwriter, Ana Menéndez's In Cuba I Was a German Shepherd, essays by Samuel Huntington and Richard Rodriquez, and the 2009 film Sugar, about a Dominican baseball player trying to make it in the big leagues.

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Horizons of enchantment : essays in the American imaginary (eBook, 2011) [www.zenga.tv]

horizons of enchantment johannessen lene m

In both her subject matter and perspective, Johannessen reconfigures and enriches questions of the transnational and exceptional in American studies. Johannessen says her readings 'attempt to calibrate how the imaginary's contours materialize' and, overall, she does this well. Thu, 14 Mar 2019 13:07:51 -0500. Citation counts are sourced monthly from and citation databases. The author has strategically chosen certain authors to pinpoint a nexus of interrelated concepts that help support the provocative, yet elusive, notion in terms of a master imaginary. These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different.

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Horizons of enchantment : essays in the American imaginary (Book, 2011) [www.zenga.tv]

horizons of enchantment johannessen lene m

Deposited On: 15 Nov 2012 22:52 Last Modified: 08 Jun 2013 13:18. There is no doubt we need more such readings to better appreciate what American literature accomplishes when it is not fully conscious of its aesthetic project. Johannessen is a professor of American literature and culture in the Department of Foreign Languages at the University of Bergen, Norway. About the Author from upne. Among the diverse topics and cultural artifacts she examines are the Norwegian American novel A Saloonkeeper's Daughter by Drude Krog Janson, Walt Whitman's Song of Myself, Rodolfo Gonzales's I Am Joaquin, Richard Ford's The Sportwriter, Ana Menendez's In Cuba I Was a German Shepherd, essays by Samuel Huntington and Richard Rodriquez, and the 2009 film Sugar, about a Dominican baseball player trying to make it in the big leagues.

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Horizons of Enchantment: Essays in the American Imaginary

horizons of enchantment johannessen lene m

It does not ignore traditional American Studies or past reflections but rather side-steps them and comes to them via a different path. Rights Information Published with permission of Lene M. Johannessen's Horizons of Enchantment is about the peculiar power and exceptional pull of the imaginary in American culture. Johannessen says her readings 'attempt to calibrate how the imaginary's contours materialize' and, overall, she does this well. Johannessen makes it seem relatively easy through her unique outsider view of American expression. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed.

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horizons of enchantment johannessen lene m

In both her subject matter and perspective, Johannessen reconfigures and enriches questions of the transnational and exceptional in American studies. It does not ignore traditional American Studies or past reflections but rather side-steps them and comes to them via a different path. She is the author of Threshold Time: Passage of Crisis in Chicano Literature and has edited several books on American Studies. Series Title: Responsibility: Lene M. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.

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Horizons of Enchantment: Essays in the American Imaginary, Johannessen

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It does not ignore traditional American Studies or past reflections but rather side-steps them and comes to them via a different path. In both her subject matter and perspective, Johannessen reconfigures and enriches questions of the transnational and exceptional in American studies. About the Electronic Publication This electronic publication of Horizons of Enchantment was made possible with the permission of the author. . .

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