Author: Noora Badwan

Post-Revolutionary National and Gender Identity in Crevecoeur’s Letters from an American Farmer and Tyler’s The Contrast

The latter part of the eighteenth century proved to be a tumultuous time full of upheaval for the colonies, later the United States of America. Even before the signing of the Declaration of Independence in July of 1776, Americans balanced a liminal national identity; they were simultaneously British and decidedly not British. While they were …

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