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    • Canon and corpus: The making of American poetry 

      Upton, Corbett Earl, 1970- (University of Oregon, 2010-12)
      This dissertation argues that certain iconic poems have shaped the canon of American poetry. Not merely "canonical" in the usual sense, iconic poems enjoy a special cultural sanction and influence; they have become discourses ...
    • Conceptualizing the Caribbean: Reexportation and Anglophone Caribbean cultural products 

      Casimir, Ulrick Charles, 1973- (University of Oregon, 2008-09)
      This dissertation examines the relationship between British and American conceptualizations of the Anglophone Caribbean and the way that Anglophone Caribbean fiction writers and filmmakers tend to represent the region. ...