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Cathy N. Davidson is Vice Provost of Interdisciplinary Studies and Ruth F. DeVarney Professor of English at Duke University. She is co-founder of the John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute at Duke University, a past president of the American Studies Association, and a past editor of the journal
American Literature.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
American fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Social history in literature.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Literature and the revolution.
American fiction -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Literature and society -- United States.
United States -- Civilization -- 1783-1865.