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New Issue

60.3 (Fall 2014)

Editor: David Herman
Special Issue: Animal Worlds in Modern Fiction

  • Aaron Santesso - The Literary Animal and the Narrativized Zoo
  • Benjamin Bateman - Species Performance, or, Henry James's Beastly Sense
  • Marco Caracciolo - "Three smells exist in this world": Literary Fiction and Animal Phenomenology in Italo Svevo's "Argo and His Master"
  • Karalyn Kendall-Morwick - Mongrel Fiction: Canine Bildung and the Feminist Critique of Anthropocentrism in Virginia Woolf's Flush
  • Margot Norris - The Animals of James Joyce's Finnegans Wake
  • Raymond Malewitz - Narrative Disruption as Animal Agency in Cormac McCarthy's The Crossing
  • Carrie Rohman - No Higher Life: Bio-aesthetics in J. M. Coetzee's Disgrace

  • Sundhya Walther - Fables of the Tiger Economy: Species and Subalternity in Aravind Adiga's The White Tiger
  • Jan Baetens and Éric Trudel - Backward/Forward: Thalia Field's Metanarratives
  • Matthew Calarco - Boundary Issues: Human-Animal Relationships in Karen Joy Fowler's We Are All Completely beside Ourselves
  • Robert McKay - What Kind of Literary Animal Studies Do We Want, or Need?

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