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  Volume 47, Number 4, Winter 2001

Table of Contents

From: MFS Modern Fiction Studies

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Editor's Note

pp. 721-722


"Remorse and Power": Conrad's Karain and the Queen

pp. 723-752

A Slow and Dark Birth: Aesthetic Maturation and the Entelechic Narrative in James Joyce's Ulysses

pp. 753-773

A Portrait of the Snob: James Joyce and the Anxieties of Cultural Capital

pp. 774-799

"A Further Reservation in Favour of Strangeness": Isherwood's Queer Pastoral in The Mortmere Stories and "On Reugen Island"

pp. 800-830

Cold Comfort Farm, D. H. Lawrence, and English Literary Culture Between the Wars

pp. 831-854

Postcolonial Complexity in the Writings of Rudy Wiebe

pp. 855-886

The Postmodern Imaginary in William Gibson's Neuromancer

pp. 887-909

On the "Simplicity" of Sandra Cisneros's House on Mango Street

pp. 910-946

Edith Wharton and the Fiction of Marital Unity

pp. 947-976

Review Essay

Idealized, Debased, and Ordinary: Gender in (Post)Modern Circuits of Desire

pp. 977-985

What's Contemporary about Contemporary Women's Fiction?

pp. 986-994

The Perils of Disembodied Readership

pp. 995-1003

James Joyce after Postcolonialism

pp. 1004-1008

Placing the Unplaceable: The Dilemmas of Samuel Beckett's Fiction

pp. 1009-1018

Book Reviews


New Deal Modernism: American Literature and the Invention of the Welfare State (review)

pp. 1021-1023

Labor's Text: The Worker in American Fiction (review)

pp. 1023-1025

Literary Culture and U.S. Imperialism: From the Revolution to World War II (review)

pp. 1025-1027

Imagining Each Other: Blacks and Jews in Contemporary American Literature (review)

pp. 1027-1029

Black on Black: Twentieth-Century African American Writing about Africa (review)

pp. 1029-1031

Up from Bondage: The Literatures of Russian and African American Soul (review)

pp. 1031-1033

Quiet As It's Kept: Shame, Trauma, and Race in the Novels of Toni Morrison (review)

pp. 1033-1035

Flannery O'Connor, Hermit Novelist (review)

pp. 1035-1036

Willa Cather: The Writer and Her World (review)

pp. 1037-1038

Impossible Women: Lesbian Figures and American Literature (review)

pp. 1038-1040

Light Writing and Life Writing: Photography in Autobiography (review)

pp. 1040-1042

Beautiful Chaos: Chaos Theory and Metachaotics in Recent American Fiction (review)

pp. 1043-1045

Britain, Ireland, and Continental Europe

Virginia Woolf Icon (review)

pp. 1046-1048

Sails of the Herring Fleet: Essays on Beckett (review)

pp. 1048-1050

The Years of Bloom: James Joyce in Trieste, 1904-20 (review)

pp. 1050-1052

Joyce's Comic Portrait (review)

pp. 1052-1054

Envisioning Africa: Racism and Imperialism in Heart of Darkness (review)

pp. 1054-1056

Ethical Issues in Twentieth-Century French Fiction: Killing the Other (review)

pp. 1056-1058

Theory and Cultural Studies

Latent Destinies: Cultural Paranoia and Contemporary U.S. Narrative (review)

pp. 1059-1061

Reading 1922: A Return to the Scene of the Modern (review)

pp. 1061-1063

Late Modernism: Politics, Fiction, and the Arts Between the World Wars (review)

pp. 1063-1065

Reading on the Edge: Exiles, Modernities, and Cultural Transformation in Proust, Joyce, and Baldwin (review)

pp. 1065-1068

Women Coauthors (review)

pp. 1068-1070

Writing a Politics of Perception: Memory, Holography, and Women Writers in Canada (review)

pp. 1070-1072

Demon or Doll: Images of the Child in Contemporary Writing and Culture (review)

pp. 1072-1073

Scraps of the Untainted Sky: Science Fiction, Utopia, Dystopia (review)

pp. 1074-1075


pp. 1076-1078

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