ATQ (The American Transcendental Quarterly)

ATQ (The American transcendental Quarterly) is a magazine specializing in Humanities topics.

Articles from Vol. 20, No. 4, December

From National to Supranational Conception of Literature: The Case of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
At the turn to the nineteenth century, prospects of American literature and programs for its development became the subject of intense national debate culminating, it is customary to assume, in Ralph Waldo Emerson's "The American Scholar" (1837)--"our...
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, United States National Literature, and the Canonical Erasure of Material Nature
When George Santayana and Van Wyck Brooks began constructing an American canon around Ralph Waldo Emerson and Walt Whitman during the early decades of the twentieth century, they initiated a long fade into obscurity for a range of authors such as Washington...
Lumen Obscurum: Coleridge and the Conservative Romantic Theology in New England
Go to America if you have the opportunity; I am known there. I am a poor poet in England, but I am a great philosopher in America.--Coleridge to Richard Monckton Milnes In March 1846, just a few months before leaving for Europe, Margaret Fuller...
The Politics of Past and Progress in Jacksonian Democracy
The 1820s-40s--commonly referred to as the Jacksonianera, as they were dominated by the presidency of Andrew Jackson--constitute a landmark in the history of the early republic, given the specific chronological relationship those decades entertained...