A simple majority of her constituents need to learn and embrace Americanist
This Article, written for a symposium on the fiftieth anniversary of Dignitatis Humanae, or the Roman Catholic Church's Declaration on Religious Freedom, traces a brief history of Catholic constitutionalism from the Americanist
controversy of the late nineteenth century up until the issuance of Dignitatis Humanae as part of the Second Vatican Council in 1965.
In its critical agenda, Cosmopolitan Desires follows a similar planetary-oriented will: it moves beyond a Latin Americanist
perspective--the framework construed by Siskind as dominant in academic debates about the region--by discarding an inwardlooking, national or continental understanding of texts and embracing a wider approach that invokes and criticizes the paradigm of "World Literature.
Transcendental Resistance: The New Americanists
and Emerson's Challenge is a welcome contribution to Emerson scholarship, which has become something of a catalogue of "anti-Emersonian" excess with the rise of New Americanist
The "our" in his title refers to the American reception of Conrad, and Mallios's main purpose is to demonstrate to the Americanist
community that this British-Polish writer is also an American figure inasmuch as his extraordinary, rapid rise to celebrity here in the 1920s and 30s is a function of the domestic social, political, and cultural uses to which his person and his works were put.
In addition, there were a handful of presentations on Americanist
topics read by scholars who are not part of the Society (although a number of us did some proselytizing, and SAM will perhaps gain a few members as a result).
Lisa Lowe's Immigrant Acts: On Asian American Cultural Politics (1996) enabled me to conceptualize my research of Chinese immigrants through the lens of Asian Americanist
Rather, it is to question how the continuity between the two might prove limiting for African Americanist
In a secular and politically integrationist and Latin Americanist
country, the Catholic organization and the US government, especially that of Bush, are repudiated by progressive sectors, not only the Frente Amplio but also other progressive parties.
Johannes Voelz's Transcendental Resistance takes issue with the New Americanist
interpretive paradigm in American Studies and cultural criticism.
The perception of danger resulting from the Christian Americanist
interpretation of pluralism has led many to actively work against Pluralism in public schools.
This condition begs the question of the location of Latin Americanist
criticism within the larger U.