In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content:

  • Book Reviews

The Americas

Alisa K. Brathwaite • Slaves to Fashion: Black Dandyism and the Styling of Black Diasporic Identity, by Monica L. Miller. 151
Jonathan P. Eburne • Hard-Boiled Sentimentality: The Secret History of American Crime Stories, by Leonard Cassuto. 154
Jinah Kim • The Interethnic Imagination: Roots and Passages in Contemporary Asian American Fiction, by Caroline Rody. 158
Daniel Morris • Theodor SEUSS Geisel, by Donald E. Pease. 161
Alan Nadel • A Pinnacle of Feeling: American Literature and the Presidential Government, by Sean McCann. 163
Martin Whitehead • What America Read: Taste, Class, and the Novel, by Gordon Hutner. 167

British, Irish, and Postcolonial Literatures

Stella Deen • Modernism and the Culture of Efficiency: Ideology and Fiction, by Evelyn Cobley. 170
Michelle Rowley • Caribbean Genesis: Jamaica Kincaid and the Writing of New Worlds, by Jana Evans Barziel. 173
Stella Setka • Techniques for Living: Fiction and Theory in the Work of Christine Brooke-Rose, by Karen R. Lawrence. 176
Victoria L. Smith • Modernism, Memory, and Desire: T. S. Eliot and Virginia Woolf, by Gabrielle McIntire. 179
Kristine A. Wilson • The Contemporary Anglophone Travel Novel: The Aesthetics of Self Fashioning in the Era of Globalization, by Stephen M. Levin. 182 [End Page 149]

Theory and Cultural Studies

Christopher Freeburg • Modernism, Race and Manifestos, by Laura Winkiel. 185.
Steven Keoni Holmes • Enduring Words: Literary Narrative in a Changing Media Ecology, by Michael Wutz. 187
Mimi Iimuro Van Ausdall • Gay and Lesbian Historical Fiction: Sexual Mystery and Post-Secular Narrative, by Norman W. Jones. 191
Christina Walter • Ashes Taken for Fore: Aesthetic Modernism and the Critique of Identity, by Kevin Bell. 194 [End Page 150]


Additional Information

Print ISSN
pp. 149-150
Launched on MUSE
Open Access
Back To Top

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Without cookies your experience may not be seamless.