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Modern Fiction Studies

John N. DuvallEditor

Robert P. MarzecAssociate Editor

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63.3 (Fall 2017)

Editor: John N. Duvall
Associate Editor: Robert Marzec

General Issue

  • Articles
    • Catherine Keyser, "Candy Boys and Chocolate Factories: Roald Dahl, Racialization, and Global Industry"
    • Anna Despotopoulou, "'Terrible Traps to Memory': National Monuments, Collective Memory, and Women in Henry James"
    • Julie A. Fiorelli, "Hidden Cities, Hidden Selves: Lost-Race Romance in Pauline Hopkins's Of One Blood and Walter McDougall's The Hidden City"
    • Dathalinn O'Dea, "James Joyce the Regionalist: The Irish Homestead, Dubliners, and Modernism's Regional Affect"
    • Bryan Yazell, "Steinbeck's Migrants: Families on the Move and the Politics of Resource Management"
    • Patrick Whitmarsh, "Specters of Communication: Supernatural Media in Thomas Pynchon's Gravity's Rainbow"
    • Lydia Cooper, "Eating at the Empire Table: Cormac McCarthy's The Road and the Anglo-Irish Gothic"
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