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60.2 (Summer 2014)

General Issue

  • Nidesh Lawtoo - Fear of the Dark: Surrealist Shadows in The Nigger of the "Narcissus"
  • Janis P. Stout - Writing Politically: Dorothy Canfield and the "Wrongness of the World"
  • Kadeshia L. Matthews - Black Boy No More? Violence and the Flight from Blackness in Richard Wright's Native Son
  • John Attridge - Nonsense, Ordinary Language Philosophy, and Flann O'Brien's The Third Policeman
  • James McNaughton - Samuel Beckett's "Echo's Bones": Politics and Entailment in the Irish Free-State
  • Krupa Shandilya - The Sacred and the Secular: Spirituality, Aesthetics, and Politics in Rudyard Kipling's Kim and Vikram Chandra's Sacred Games
  • Yanwei Tan - Recognition, Political and Interpersonal: Gay Tribalism in Witi Ihimaera's The Uncle's Story

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