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Modern Fiction Studies

John N. DuvallEditor

Robert P. MarzecAssociate Editor

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New Issue

65.1 (Spring 2019)

Guest Editor: Maren Linett

Special Issue: Cripping Modernism

  • Articles
    • Maren Linett, "Cripping Modernism: An Introduction"
    • Courtney Andree, "Cripping the Pastoral: Rural Modernisms and Sylvia Townsend Warner's The True Heart"
    • Jesse Miller, "Antinomian Remedies: Rehabilitative Futurism, Towards a Better Life, and Kenneth Burke's Modernist Equipment for Living"
    • Matt Franks, "Crip/Queer Aesthetics in the Great War"
    • Jess Waggoner, "'The Seriously Injured of Our Civi Life': Imagining Disabled Collectivity in Depression-Era Crip Modernisms"
    • Jeremy Colangelo, "Punctuations of the Virtual: Spectating Sex and Disability in Joyce's 'Nausicaa'"
    • Liam Kruger, "Gestures of Belonging: Disability and Postcoloniality in Bessie Head's A Question of Power"
    • Aaron Shaheen, "Straight, Pure, and Natural: Spiritualization and Penile Prosthese in Hemingway's The Sun Also Rises"
    • Cheryl Hindrichs, "'A Vision of Greyness': The Liminal Vantage of Illness in Heart of Darkness"
    • Louise Hornby, "Downwrong: The Pose of Tiredness"
    • Frederick Luis Aldama, "Disability Studies Today: A Conversation with Michael Bérubé"
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