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Specters of Marxism in Frank J. Webb’s The Garies and Their Friends: Class, Race, and the Critique of Ideology
Exodus and Typological Plasticity in Delany, Melville, and Stowe
J. Laurence Cohen
Melville, Babel, and the Ethics of Translation
“Man Himself is a Sign”: Emerson, C. S. Peirce, and the Semiosis of Mind