Deshae Lott

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“‘Like One Happy Family’: Mary Peabody Mann’s Method for Influencing Reform” in Re-Inventing the Peabody Sisters, eds. Katharine Rodier, Julie E. Hall, and Monika Elbert: (Iowa City): University of Iowa P; 2006. 91-107.


“‘All Things Are Different Appearances of the Same Emptiness’: Buddhism and Jack Kerouac’s Nature Writings” in Subterraneans and Celebrities: Reconstructing the Beat Generation, ed. Jennie Skerl (New York): Palgrave Macmillan-St. Martins; 2004. 169-185.


Product image“Going to Class With (Going to Clash With?) the Disabled Person: Educators, Students, and Their Spoken and Unspoken Negotiations” in Embodied Rhetorics: Disability in Language and Culture, eds. James C. Wilson and Cynthia Lewiecki-Wilson (Carbondale): Southern Illinois UP; 2001. 273-308.

John Lothrop Motley” in The American Renaissance in New England: Dictionary of Literary Biography 235, eds. Joel Myerson, Wesley Mott (Detroit): Gale Publishing, 2001. 274-280.

The Religious Imagination in Margaret Fuller’s 1844-1846 Tribune Writings: Re-visioning American Society and Politics” in Margaret Fuller Society Newsletter 9.1-2 (Winter 2001): 5-7.

Rev. of American Exceptionalism, by Deborah L. Madsen in South Central Review 17.3 (Fall 2000): 146-148.

William Douglass O’Connor” in Walt Whitman: An Encyclopedia, eds. J. R. LeMaster and Donald D. Kummings (New York and London): Garland, 1998: 476-477.

“ARLS Embraces a Logo in Its Eighth Year” with Susan Rushing Adams and Kathleen Smith, and “Wilder Family Funds New Publication for ARLS Members” in American Religion and Literature Society Newsletter 1.1 (Spring 2005): 1-3.

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