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  Volume 43, Number 4, Winter 1997

Table of Contents

From: MFS Modern Fiction Studies

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Editor's Note

pp. 823-825

Editor's Note


Henry James, Anonymity, and the Press: Journalistic Modernity and the Decline of the Author

pp. 826-859

Edith Wharton and the "New Gomorrahs" of Paris: Homosexuality, Flirtation, and Incestuous Desire in The Reef

pp. 860-897

Who Shot the Sheriff: Storytelling, Indian Identity, and the Marketplace of Masculinity in D'Arcy McNickle's The Surrounded

pp. 898-932

Cartographic Refrains and Postcolonial Terrains: Mariama Ba's Scarlet Song

pp. 933-962

"Do We Not Know the Meaning of Aesthetic Gratification?": Cynthia Ozick's The Shawl, the Akedah, and the Ethics of Holocaust Literary Aesthetics

pp. 963-990

Reviews of Recent Books on Modern Fiction

The Americas

Women of the Harlem Renaissance, and: Every Tub Must Sit on Its Own Bottom: The Philosophy and Politics of Zora Neale Hurston, and: "Who set you flowin"?: The African-American Migration Narrative (review)

pp. 993-1001

Male Call: Becoming Jack London (review)

pp. 1001-1003

Children of the Dark House: Text and Context in Faulkner (review)

pp. 1003-1004

Innocence, Power, and the Novels of John Hawkes (review)

pp. 1005-1007

Epistolary Responses: The Letter in 20th-Century American Fiction and Criticism (review)

pp. 1007-1009

Italian Signs, American Streets: The Evolution of Italian American Narrative (review)

pp. 1009-1012

Deep Surfaces: Mass Culture and History in Postmodern American Fiction (review)

pp. 1012-1013

Britain, Ireland, and Continental Europe

Vampires, Mummies, and Liberals: Bram Stoker and the Politics of Popular Fiction (review)

pp. 1014-1017

One of Us: The Mastery of Joseph Conrad, and: The Modernist as Pragmatist: E. M. Forster and the Fate of Liberalism (review)

pp. 1017-1024

Word of Mouth: Body Language in Katherine Mansfield and Virginia Woolf (review)

pp. 1024-1027

The Experimental Self: Dialogic Subjectivity in Woolf, Pym, and Brooke- Rose (review)

pp. 1028-1030

The Illicit Joyce of Postmodernism: Reading Against the Grain (review)

pp. 1030-1033

Who Paid for Modernism? Art, Money, and the Fiction of Conrad, Joyce, and Lawrence (review)

pp. 1033-1035

Bely, Joyce, and Doblin: Peripatetics in the City Novel (review)

pp. 1035-1038

Remembering and the Sound of Words: Mallarme, Proust, Joyce, Beckett (review)

pp. 1038-1040

Samuel Beckett and the End of Modernity (review)

pp. 1040-1042

Post-Totalitarian Spanish Fiction (review)

pp. 1043-1045

Plotting the Past: Metamorphosis of the Historical Novel in Modern Italian Fiction (review)

pp. 1045-1047

Other World Literatures

Global Space and the Nationalist Discourse of Modernity: The Historical Thinking of Liang Qichao (review)

pp. 1048-1050

Cultural Studies and Literary Theory

The Erotics of Talk: Women's Writing and Feminist Paradigms (review)

pp. 1051-1053

Autobiography & Postmodernism, and: Autobiographics: A Feminist Theory of Women's Self- Representation (review)

pp. 1053-1060

Freudian Slips: Woman, Writing, the Foreign Tongue, and: Skirting the Issue: Essays in Literary Theory (review)

pp. 1060-1064

Are Girls Necessary? Lesbian Writing and Modern Histories (review)

pp. 1064-1067

The Mirror and the Killer-Queen: Otherness in Literary Language (review)

pp. 1067-1069

A Glance Beyond Doubt: Narration, Representation, Subjectivity (review)

pp. 1069-1074

The Cryptographic Imagination: Secret Writing from Edgar Poe to the Internet (review)

pp. 1074-1076

The Reign of Ideology (review)

pp. 1076-1078

Arrow of Chaos: Romanticism and Postmodernity (review)

pp. 1078-1080

Postmodernism -- Local Effects, Global Flows (review)

pp. 1080-1082


p. 1083

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