Modern Fiction Studies Department of English

Volume 22 - 1976

[Issue 1 2 3 4]

Issue 1

Guest Editor: Earle Labor
Special Issue: Jack London

Jack London, 1876-1976: A Centennial Recognition
Earle Labor
Pages 2-8

The Transformation of Material in a Mimetic Fiction
Gordon Mills
Pages 9-22

Martin Eden: Jack London's Poem of the Mind
Sam S. Baskett
Pages 23-36

Jack London's Wild Man: The Broken Myths of Before Adam
Jon Pankake
Pages 37-50

The Social Construction of Biography: The Case of Jack London
Clarice Stasz
Pages 51-72

The People of the Abyss: Jack London as New Journalist
Marie L. Ahearn
Pages 73-84

Marxist Dialectics in Content, Form, Point of View: Structures in Jack London's The Iron Heel
Nathaniel Teich
Pages 85-100

A Brace for London Criticism: An Essay Review
Sam S. Baskett
Pages 101-106

Criticism of Jack London: A Selected Checklist
Howard Lachtman
Pages 107-126

Issue 2

Editors: William T. Stafford and Margaret Church
General Issue

Pole-Vaulting in Top Hats: A Public Conversation with John Barth, William Gass, and Ishmael Reed
James McKenzie (introduction)
Pages 131-152

Maisie's Grace under Pressure: Some Thoughts on James and Hemingway
W. R. Macnaughton
Pages 153-164

Gentleman at Arms: The Generative Process of Evelyn Waugh and Anthony Powell before World War II
John J. Riley
Pages 165-182

Revision and Thematic Change in The Portrait of a Lady
Nina Baym
Pages 183-200

The Eccentricity of John Cowper Powys
George Blake
Pages 201-212

A Study in Counterpoint: Joyce Carol Oates's "How I Contemplated the World from the Detroit House of Correction and Began My Life over Again"
Sue Simpson Park
Pages 213-224

Doctorow and Kleist: "Kohlhaas" in Ragtime
Walter L. Knorr
Pages 224-227

Isabel's Carriage-Image and Emma's Day Dream
Adeline R. Tintner
Pages 227-231

Portrat of the Artist as Necrophage: Aharon Megged's Living on the Dead
Steven G. Kellman
Pages 231-237

The Status of the Gregueria of Ramón Gómez de la Serna
Richard L. Jackson
Pages 237-242

A Source of Waugh's A Handful of Dust
A. S. G Edwards
Pages 242-244


Warren Beck Revisited
Mark Spilka
Pages 245-256

Mr. Spilka's Problem: A Reply
Warren Beck
Pages 256-270

Recent Books on Modern Fiction
Pages 271-336

Issue 3

Guest Editors: Russel B. Nye and Victor Howard
Special Issue: Modern Canadian Fiction

The Editors' Preface
Russel B. Nye and Victor Howard
Page 339

Invisible Nation
John Moss
Pages 341-346

Magnus Eisengrim: The Shadow of the Trickster in the Novels of Robertson Davies
Russell M. Brown and Donna A. Bennett
Pages 347-364

A Madman Loose in the World: The Vision of Alice Munro
Rae McCarthy Macdonald
Pages 365-374

Godfrey's Book of Changes
W. H. New
Pages 375-386

Surfacing: Margaret Atwood's Journey to the Interior
Roberta Rubenstein
Pages 387-400

The Wild Garden and the Manawaka World
Clara Thomas
Pages 401-412

Sociology, Psychology, and Satire in The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz
John Ower
Pages 413-428

The Literature of Quebec
Ronald Sutherland
Pages 429-440

Melie et Le Boeuf de Jacques Ferron
Gérard Bessette
Pages 441-448

To Write or to be Written?--Hubert Aquin's Prochain Episode
Ofelia Cohn-Sfetcu
Pages 449-456

The Themes of Memory and Death in Gabrielle Roy's La Route d'Altamont
Paula Gilbert Lewis
Pages 457-466

An "Incandescence of Suffering": The Fiction of Marie-Claire Blais
Jan B. Gordon
Pages 467-484

Criticism of Canadian Fiction since 1945: A Selected Checklist
John H. Ferres
Pages 485-500

Issue 4

Editors: William T. Stafford and Margaret Church
General Issue

The Most Valuable Thing: James on Death
Mildred Hartsock
Pages 507-524

Counterpoint in Thomas Mann's Felix Krull
M. Anatole Gurewitsch
Pages 525-542

Gertrude Stein and Cubist Narrative
Marilyn Gaddis Rose
Pages 543-556

The Desert and the Garden: The Theme of Completeness in Voss
Keith Garebian
Pages 557-570

Structure and Space in Camus' "Jonas"
Jerry L. Curtis
Pages 571-577

The Second Time Around; or, CAVEAT EMPTOR
Sanford E. Marovitz
Pages 577-584

The Initiation of Alan Sillitoe's Long-Distance Runner
John A. Byars
Pages 584-591

The Name "Bildad"
Helen H. Naugle
Pages 591-594


Jack London: The Cult and the Legend
Robert Forrey
Pages 595-599

London and the "Jackobites": A Modest Demurral
Earle Labor
Pages 599-603

Notes from Underground, Again
Reed B. Merrill
Pages 603-604

A Reply
Richard Weisberg
Pages 604-606

Recent Books on Modern Fiction
Pages 607-708

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