Cities and the Circulation of Culture in the Atlantic World

From the Early Modern to Modernism

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ISBN: 978-1-137-54129-1 (Print) 978-1-137-52606-9 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

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    Pages 1-10

    Introduction

  3. Spatial Organization in the Early Modern Atlantic

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-36

      Invisible Cities: Natural and Social Space in Colonial Brazil

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      Pages 37-72

      Courtly Ceremonies and a Cultural Urban Geography of Power in the Habsburg Spanish Empire

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      Pages 73-99

      Pirates, Politicians, and Urban Intellectuals: Toward a Cultural History of the Atlantic Frontier

  4. Figures of the Circulating Self

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-101

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      Pages 103-127

      “Blazing Effects”: The 1605 Gunpowder Treason and the Rhetoric of Slave Conspiracy

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      Pages 129-154

      Circling the Squares: City-Building in Benjamin Franklin’s Autobiography

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      Pages 155-175

      Atlantic Thinking in Jane Austen’s Novels

  5. Imagined Cities and Atlantic Modernism

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 177-177

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      Pages 179-205

      Open Doors, Closed Spaces: The Transatlantic Imaginary in American City Writing from Postrevolutionary Literature to Modernism

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      Pages 207-229

      English-Canadian Actresses and the Multiple Networks of the Urban Atlantic, 1890s–1920s

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      Pages 231-258

      A Museum is Born: Albert-Charles Wulffleff and the Parc-Musée of Dakar, 1936

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 259-266