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Volume 58 - 2012


[Issue 1  2  3  4]

Issue 1

Editor: John N. Duvall
Associate Editor: Robert P. Marzec
General Issue

(Note: This entire volume is available online through Project Muse)

Author Title Pages
Mitchum Huehls

Referring to the Human in Contemporary Human Rights Literature

1-21

Alex Padamsee

The Politics of Sovereignty and Violence in Flora Annie Steel's A Prince of Dreamers
22-45

Stephen M. Park

Academic Discourse at Havana: Pan American Eugenics and Transnational Capital in Alejo Carpentier's ¡Écue-Yamba-Ó!
46-78
Christopher Conti
The Aesthetic Alibi in The End of the Road
79-111

Erin Suzuki

Genealogy and Geography in Patricia Grace's Tu

112-27

Jean Wyatt

Failed Messages, Maternal Loss, and Narrative Form in Toni Morrison's A Mercy

128-52

 

Book Reviews
153-87

 

Contributors
188-89

 

Call For Papers
190

 

Issue 2

Editor: John N. Duvall
Associate Editor: Robert P. Marzec
General Issue         

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Author Title Pages

 

Margaret Church Award

vi
Ian Scott Todd Dirty Books: Modernism and the Toilet
191-213

Matthew Hart and Tania Lown-Hecht

The Extraterritorial Poetics of W. G. Sebald
214-238
Jason Arthur
The Chinatown and the City: Kingston, Kerouac, and the Bohemian Bay Area
239-260
Alissa Karl
A Little Fiction is Good for You: Currency Crisis, The Nation State, and Waugh's African Texts
261-283

Michael P. Bibler

How to Love Your Local Homophobe: Southern Hospitality and the Unremarkable Queerness of Truman Capote's "The Thanksgiving Visitor"

284-307

Doug Haynes

"Gravity rushes through him": Volk and Fetish in Pynchon's Rilke
308-333
Mariangela Palladino
Aphrodite's Faces: Toni Morrison's Love and Ethics
334-352

Theron Britt

Review Essay: Cognitive Theory and Literature
353-362
Kathy Knapp
Review Essay: Underneath, at the Edges, and in the Heart of the Urban Imagination
363-374
  Book Reviews
375-423

 

Contributors
424-425

 

Call For Papers
426

 

Issue 3

Editor: Patrick O'Donnell
Special Issue: New British Fiction

(Note: This entire volume is available online through Project Muse)

Author Title Pages

Stephen J. Burns

Reading the Multiple Drafts Novel 436-458
Daniel Lea The Anxieties of Authenticity in Post-2000 British Fiction 459-476
Caroline Edwards Rethinking the Arcadian Revenge: Metachronous Times in the Fiction of Sam Taylor 477-502
Mrinalini Chakrovorty Brick Lane Blockades: The Bioculturism of Migrant Domesticity 503-528
Sara Brouillette The Pathology of Flexibility in Monica Ali's In The Kitchen 529-548
Pieter Vermuelen The Critique of Trauma and the Afterlife of the Novel in Tom McCarthy's Remainder 549-568
Justus Nieland

Dirty Media: Tom McCarthy and the Afterlife of Modernism

569-599
David James John Burnside's Ecologies of Solace: Regional Enviornmentalism and the Consolations of Description 600-615
Mindi McMann British Black Box: A Return to Race and Science in Zadie Smith's White Teeth 616-636
Emily Horton "Everything You Ever Dreamed": Post-9/11 Trauma and Fantasy in Ali Smith's The Accidental 637-654
  Contributers 655
  Calls for Papers xxx

 

 

Issue 4

Editor: R. Radhakrishnan
Special Issue: Modern Fiction and Politics

(Note: This entire volume is available online through Project Muse)

Author Title Pages
R. Radhakrishnan Modern Fiction and Politics 659-667
Calina Ciobanu Coetzee's Posthumanist Ethics 668-698
Sohinee Roy Speaking with a Forked Tongue: Disgrace and the Irony of Reconciliation in Postapartheid South Africa 699-722
Mina Karavanta Toni Morrison's A Mercy and the Counterwriting of Negative Communities: A Postnational Novel 723-746
Andrea Spain Event, Exceptionalism, and the Imperceptible: The Politics of Nadine Gordimer's The Pickup 747-772
Hugh O'Connell Mutating Toward the Future: The Convergence of Utopianism, Postcolonial SF, and the Postcontemporary Longing for Form in Amitav Ghosh's The Calcutta Chromosome 773-795
Pramod Nayar A New Biological Citizenship: Posthumanism in Octavia Butler's Fledgling 796-817
Sanjay Krishnan Edward Said, Mahmood Mamdani, V.S. Naipaul: Rethinking Postcolonial Studies 818-836
  Contributers 837

 

       

 

         

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