Modern Fiction Studies Department of English

Volume 31 - 1985

[Issue 1 2 3 4]

Issue 1

Guest Editor: William J. Palmer
Special Issue: John Fowles

John Fowles and the Crickets
William J. Palmer
Pages 2-14

John Fowles and the Medieval Romance Tradition
Janet E. Lewis and Barry N. Olshen
Pages 15-30

Games and Godgames in The Magus and The French Lieutenant's Woman
Ellen McDaniel
Pages 31-44

Art, Truth, and John Fowles's The Magus
Frederick M. Holmes
Pages 45-56

The Architecture of Revision: Fowles and the Agora
James R. Lindroth
Pages 57-70

The Dialectics of Debasement in The Magus
Frank G. Novak, Jr.
Pages 71-84

Revision and the Style of Revision in The French Lieutenant's Woman
Frederik N. Smith
Pages 85-94

The Two Endings of The French Lieutenant's Woman
Charles Scruggs
Pages 95-114

The French Lieutenant's Woman and Pierre: Echo and Answer
Ruth Christiani Brown
Pages 115-134

The Enigma of The Ebony Tower: A Genre Study
Timothy C. Alderman
Pages 135-148

Nature in John Fowles's Daniel Martin  and The Tree
Maureen Gillespie Andrews
Pages 149-156

Time and Ruins in John Fowles's Daniel Martin
Sue Park
Pages 157-164

John Fowles, Daniel Martin, and Simon Wolfe
Sue Park
Pages 165-172

Daniel Martin and the Contemporary Epic Novel
Robert Arlett
Pages 173-186

An Interview with John Fowles by Carol Barnum
John Fowles
Pages 187-204

Criticism of John Fowles: A Selected Checklist
Ronald C. Dixon
Pages 205-210

Contributors
Page 212

Issue 2

Editor: William T. Stafford
General Issue

The Art of Projective Thinking: Franz Kafka and the Paranoid Vision
Bernard McElroy
Pages 217-232

Germinal James: The Lesson of the Apprentice
Stuart Johnson
Pages 233-248

The Coup: John Updike's Modernist Masterpiece
Kathleen Lathrop
Pages 249-262

Reading a Wordless Statement: The Structure of Doris Lessing'sThe Golden Notebook
Patrocinio P. Schweickart
263-280

The Paradoxes of Belonging: The White West Indian Woman in Fiction
Elizabeth Nunez-Harrell
Pages 281-294

Crane's Coxcomb
George Monteiro
Pages 295-305

The Real Woman inside the Fence in "The Chrysanthemums"
Stanley Renner
Pages 305-318

Nicole Warren Diver and Alabama Beggs Knight: Women on the Threshold of Freedom
Sarah Beebe Fryer
Pages 318-326

Recent Books on Modern Fiction
Pages 327-476

Issue 3

Guest Editor: Martin Light
Special Issue: Sinclair Lewis

Editor's Preface
Martin Light
Pages 478-494

The Americanization of H. G. Wells: Sinclair Lewis' Our Mr. Wrenn
Arthur Coleman
Pages 495-502

Sinclair Lewis, Charles G. Norris, and Kathleen Norris: An Early Friendship
Richard Allan Davison
Pages 503-510

Edith Wharton's Influence on Sinclair Lewis
Robert L. Coard
Pages 511-528

Pioneers of Main Street
James Marshall
Pages 529-546

The Influence of Main Street on Nella Larsen's Quicksand
Robert E. Fleming
Pages 547-554

For Better or for Worse . . .
Bea Knodel
Pages 555-564

Sinclair Lewis, Max Gottlieb, and Sherlock Holmes
Robert L. Coard
Pages 565-572

From Quest to Cure: The Transformation of Dodsworth
Bridget Puzon
Pages 573-580

"Alcoholite at the Altar": Sinclair Lewis, Drink, and the Literary Imagination
Roger Forseth
Pages 581-608

Recent Research on Sinclair Lewis
Robert E. Fleming
Pages 609-619

Contributors
Page 620

Issue 4

Editor: William T. Stafford
General Issue

Maurice Beebe, 1926-1986
W. T. S.
Page 622

A Symbolic Center in a Conceptual Country: A Gassian Rubric for The Sound and the Fury
Paul M. Hedeen
Pages 623-644

Edifying the Reader: Ionesco's "The Colonel's Photograph"
Gemma M. Galli
Pages 645-658

The Sadly Rejoycing Slave: Beckett, Joyce, and Destructive Parody
Michael Valdez Moses
Pages 659-674

Ends and Loose Ends: The Triptych Conclusion of Light in August
Ronald Wesley Hoag
Pages 675-690

Authority/Author-ity: Representation and Fictionality inHuckleberry Finn
Joseph Sawicki
Pages 691-702

Being in the Midst: Italo Calvino's If on a winter's night a traveler
Madeleine Sorapure
Pages 702-716

Recent Books on Modern Fiction
Pages 717-870

Author and Subject Index: Volume 31
Pages 871-875

Contributors
Pages 876

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