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Modern Fiction Studies

John N. DuvallEditor

Robert P. MarzecAssociate Editor

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63.4 (Winter 2017)

Editor: John N. Duvall
Associate Editor: Robert Marzec

General Issue

  • Articles
    • Eva Chen, "Its Beauty, Danger, and Feverish Thrill: Speed and Cycling Women in Fin de Siècle Fiction"
    • Jackson Ayres, "The Planes Made One Think: Virginia Woolf's Between the Acts and Invasion Literature"
    • Layne Parish Craig, "Chastity on the Western Front: Sexual Politics in Wharton's A Son at the Front and Rinehart's Dangerous Days"
    • David Barnes, "Mexico, Revolution, and Indigenous Politics in D. H. Lawrence's The Plumed Serpent"
    • Rebecca Pohl, "Ali Smith, Enthusiasm, and the Literary Market"
    • Katherine C. Henderson, "New Britain, Old England: Heritage Renewed in Atonement"
    • Dustin R. Iler, "Suicide and the Afterlife of the Cold War: Accident, Intentionality, and Periodicity in Paul Auster's Leviathan and Jeffrey Eugenides's The Virgin Suicides
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