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  Volume 51, Number 3, Fall 2005

Table of Contents

From: MFS Modern Fiction Studies

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"Going Blood-Simple Like the Natives": Contagious Urban Spaces and Modern Power in Dashiell Hammett's Red Harvest

pp. 485-512

The Return of the Soldier Brings Death Home

pp. 513-535

From South Asia to South Africa: Locating Other Post-colonial Diasporas

pp. 536-560

The Unsustainable Hacienda : The Rhetoric of Progress in Jovita Gonzalez and Eve Raleigh's Caballero

pp. 561-591

Traumatic Patriarchy: Reading Gendered Nationalisms in Chang-rae Lee's A Gesture Life

pp. 592-616

Ralph Ellison, Juneteenth, and African American Prophecy

pp. 617-647

"At the Dead Center of Things" in Don DeLillo's White Noise : Mimesis, Violence, and Religious Awe

pp. 648-666

Book Reviews

The Americas

Life in Search of Readers: Reading (in) Chicano/a Literature (review)

pp. 669-672

Influencing America's Tastes: Realism in the Works of Wharton, Cather, and Hurst (review)

pp. 672-675

Strange Bodies: Gender and Identity in the Novels of Carson McCullers (review)

pp. 676-678

Hemingway's Theaters of Masculinity (review)

pp. 679-683

Voices from the Quarters: The Fiction of Ernest J. Gaines (review)

pp. 683-686

South of Tradition: Essays on African American Literature (review)

pp. 686-689

British, Irish, and Postcolonial Literatures

A Shrinking Island: Modernism and National Culture in England (review)

pp. 690-692

Step-daughters of England: British Women Modernists and the National Imaginary (review)

pp. 693-696

A. S. Byatt and the Heliotropic Imagination (review)

pp. 696-699

Lily Briscoe's Chinese Eyes: Bloomsbury, Modernism, and China (review)

pp. 699-703

When Borne Across: Literary Cosmopolitics in the Contemporary Indian Novel (review)

pp. 703-705

Kafka's Travels: Exoticism, Colonialism, and the Traffic of Writing (review)

pp. 706-709

Comparative Studies

Trauma Fiction (review)

pp. 710-713

Postcolonial Narrative and the Work of Mourning: J.M. Coetzee, Wilson Harris, and Toni Morrison (review)

pp. 714-717

Risking Difference: Identification, Race, and Community in Contemporary Fiction and Feminism (review)

pp. 717-720

Theory and Cultural Studies

Narrative across Media: The Languages of Storytelling (review)

pp. 721-724

Acts of Narrative (review)

pp. 724-727



pp. 728-729

Research Areas


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