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Arranging Grief

arranging grief luciano dana

Table of Contents Acknowledgments Introduction: Tracking the Tear 1 Moments More Concentrated than Hours: Grief and the Textures of Time 2 Evocations: The Romance of Indian Lament 3 Securing Time: Maternal Melancholia and Sentimental Domesticity 4 Slavery's Ruins and the Countermonumental Impulse 5 Representative Mournfulness: Nation and Race in the Time of Lincoln Coda: Everyday Grief Notes Selected Bibliography Index About the Author About the Author Dana Luciano is Associate Professor of English at Georgetown University. Examining mourning manuals, sermons, memorial tracts, poetry, and fiction by Harriet Beecher Stowe, William Apess, James Fenimore Cooper, Catharine Maria Sedgwick, Susan Warner, Harriet E. Supplemental Materials What is included with this book? Marraro Prize; the Kenneth W. A must-read book for any scholar of aesthetics, American literature, sexuality-or any wanderer in the field of mourning. Charting the proliferation of forms of mourning and memorial across a century increasingly concerned with their historical and temporal significance, Arranging Grief offers an innovative new view of the aesthetic, social, and political implications of emotion.

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MLA First Book Prize: Arranging Grief

arranging grief luciano dana

Drawing on formalist, Foucauldian, and psychoanalytic criticism, Arranging Grief shows how literary engagements with grief put forth ways of challenging deep-seated cultural assumptions about history, progress, bodies, and behaviors. The E-mail message field is required. Dana Luciano argues that the cultural plotting of grief provides a distinctive insight into the nineteenth-century American temporal imaginary, since grief both underwrote the social arrangements that supported the nation's standard chronologies and sponsored other ways of advancing history. Charting the proliferation of forms of mourning and memorial across a century increasingly concerned with their historical and temporal significance, Arranging Grief offers an innovative new view of the aesthetic, social, and political implications of emotion. Arranging Grief will be indispensable reading for scholars of emotion, sexuality, temporality, and the history of national imaginaries. Charting the proliferation of forms of mourning and memorial across a century increasingly concerned with their historical and temporal significance, Arranging Grief offers an innovative new view of the aesthetic, social, and political implications of emotion. Examining a wide range of nineteenth-century texts, including mourning manuals, sermons, memorial tracts, speeches, poetry, and fiction by James Fenimore Cooper, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Herman Melville, Frances E.

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Arranging Grief : Sacred Time and the Body in Nineteenth

arranging grief luciano dana

Harper, Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, Elizabeth Keckley, and Ralph Waldo Emerson, Luciano illustrates the ways that grief coupled the affective body to time. Series Title: Responsibility: Dana Luciano. Dana Luciano argues that the cultural plotting of grief provides a distinctive insight into the nineteenth-century American temporal imaginary, since grief both underwrote the social arrangements that supported the nation's standard chronologies and sponsored other ways of advancing history. Drawing on formalist, Foucauldian, and psychoanalytic criticism, Arranging Grief shows how literary engagements with grief put forth ways of challenging deep-seated cultural assumptions about history, progress, bodies, and behaviors. Foys, of Hood College, for Virtually Anglo-Saxon: Old Media, New Media, and Early Medieval Studies in the Late Age of Print, published by the University Press of Florida. Examining mourning manuals, sermons, memorial tracts, poetry, and fiction by Harriet Beecher Stowe, William Apess, James Fenimore Cooper, Catharine Maria Sedgwick, Susan Warner, Harriet E. She has been affiliated with Georgetown University since 2004 and was previously affiliated with Hamilton College.

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Arranging Grief by Dana Luciano (ebook)

arranging grief luciano dana

Dana Luciano is an associate professor in the Department of English at Georgetown University. The members of the selection committee were Mary Baine Campbell Brandeis Univ. Charting the proliferation of forms of mourning and memorial across a century increasingly concerned with their historical and temporal significance, Arranging Grief offers an innovative new view of the aesthetic, social, and political implications of emotion. The English Department at Georgetown offers its warmest congratulations to Dr. Contents: Introduction: Tracking the tear -- Moments more concentrated than hours : grief and the textures of time -- Evocations : the romance of Indian lament -- Securing time : maternal melancholia and sentimental domesticity -- Slavery's ruins and the countermonumental impulse -- Representative mournfulness : nation and race in the time of Lincoln -- Coda : everyday grief. Arranging Grief : Sacred Time and the Body in Nineteenth-Century America. Goodstein 2005 , Virginia Jackson 2006 , and Sean X.

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DANA LUCIANO

arranging grief luciano dana

Examining mourning manuals, sermons, memorial tracts, poetry, and fiction by Harriet Beecher Stowe, William Apess, James Fenimore Cooper, Catharine Maria Sedgwick, Susan Warner, Harriet E. Modern Language Association Awards Prize for a First Book to Dana Luciano for Arranging Grief: Sacred Time and the Body in Nineteenth-Century America; Matthew P. Contents: Acknowledgments; Introduction: Tracking the Tear; 1 Moments More Concentrated than Hours: Grief and the Textures of Time; 2 Evocations: The Romance of Indian Lament; 3 Securing Time: Maternal Melancholia and Sentimental Domesticity; 4 Slavery's Ruins and the Countermonumental Impulse; 5 Representative Mournfulness: Nation and Race in the Time of Lincoln; Coda: Everyday Grief; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index; About the Author. Dana Luciano argues that the cultural plotting of grief provides a distinctive insight into the nineteenth-century American temporal imaginary, since grief both underwrote the social arrangements that supported the nation's standard chronologies and sponsored other ways of advancing history. She is the author of Arranging Grief: Sacred Time and the Body in Nineteenth-Century America. Wilson, Herman Melville, Frances E. Mildenberger Prize; the Mina P.

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DANA LUCIANO

arranging grief luciano dana

The E-mail message field is required. Examining mourning manuals, sermons, memorial tracts, poetry, and fiction by Harriet Beecher Stowe, William Apess, James Fenimore Cooper, Catharine Maria Sedgwick, Susan Warner, Harriet E. Drawing on formalist, Foucauldian, and psychoanalytic criticism, Arranging Grief shows how literary engagements with grief put forth ways of challenging deep-seated cultural assumptions about history, progress, bodies, and behaviors. Dana Luciano argues that the cultural plotting of grief provides a distinctive insight into the nineteenth-century American temporal imaginary, since grief both underwrote the social arrangements that supported the nation's standard chronologies and sponsored other ways of advancing history. Drawing on formalist, Foucauldian, and psychoanalytic criticism, Arranging Grief shows how literary engagements with grief put forth ways of challenging deep-seated cultural assumptions about history, progress, bodies, and behaviors.

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Arranging Grief: Sacred Time and the Body in Nineteenth

arranging grief luciano dana

Dana Luciano argues that the cultural plotting of grief provides a distinctive insight into the nineteenth-century American temporal imaginary, since grief both underwrote the social arrangements that supported the nation's standard chronologies and sponsored other ways of advancing history. Brown, of the University of Iowa, for The Pilgrim and the Bee: Reading Rituals and Book Culture in Early New England, published by the University of Pennsylvania Press, and Martin K. Wilson, Herman Melville, Frances E. Honorable mentions have been presented to Ian Baucom 1999 , Yopie Prins 2000 , and Zhen Zhang 2006. It is awarded annually for the first book-length publication of a member of the association: a literary or linguistic study, a critical edition of an important work, or a critical biography.

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MLA First Book Prize: Arranging Grief

arranging grief luciano dana

Exploring a remarkable range of materials, Luciano details the relation of grief to many other issues, including war and slavery, sexuality and gender, and the experience of the nation. . Receiving honorable mentions were Matthew P. Arranging Grief will be indispensable reading for scholars of emotion, sexuality, temporality, and the history of national imaginaries. Tracking the manifold uses to which grief was put in the period, from the most public to the most interior, Luciano makes it possible for the reader to understand the way that grief shapes bodies by shaping time. Other awards sponsored by the committee are the William Riley Parker Prize; the James Russell Lowell Prize; the Howard R. Harper, Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, Elizabeth Keckley, and Ralph Waldo Emerson, Luciano illustrates the ways that grief coupled the affective body to time.

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Arranging Grief, Dana Luciano

arranging grief luciano dana

Previous winners of the prize include Elaine Hadley 1996 , Marc Redfield 1997 , John Rogers 1997 , Katie Trumpener 1998 , Deidre Shauna Lynch 1999 , Srinivas Aravamudan 2000 , Patricia Cain 2001 , Bruce W. Tracking the manifold uses to which grief was put in the period, from the most public to the most interior, Luciano makes it possible for the reader to understand the way that grief shapes bodies by shaping time. A must-read book for any scholar of aesthetics, American literature, sexuality-or any wanderer in the field of mourning. Harper, Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, Elizabeth Keckley, and Ralph Waldo Emerson, Luciano illustrates the ways that grief coupled the affective body to time. Harper, Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, Elizabeth Keckley, and Ralph Waldo Emerson, Luciano illustrates the ways that grief coupled the affective body to time. Holsinger 2002 , Paul Downes 2003 , Priya Joshi 2003 , Paul K.

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Arranging Grief, Dana Luciano

arranging grief luciano dana

Wilson, Herman Melville, Frances E. Charting the proliferation of forms of mourning and memorial across a century increasingly concerned with their historical and temporal significance, Arranging Grief offers an innovative new view of the aesthetic, social, and political implications of emotion. The 30,000 members of the association come from all fifty states and the District of Columbia, as well as from Canada, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and Africa. Wilson, Herman Melville, Frances E. She argues that the pronounced 19th-century attention to grief and mourning should be read as a response to cultural anxieties over various aspects of modernization, including the modernization of time itself.

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