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The “Irreligion of Thinking Men”: Melville’s Materialist Genealogy
The Sea Lions: James Fenimore Cooper’s Antebellum Jeremiad
“Monarchs – are perceptible“: Emily Dickinson’s Royal Democrats and the Dignity of Individual Sovereignty
Martin J. Groff
The Year in Conferences — 2021
MLA, ALA, SSAWW