restricted access   Volume 40, Number 1, Spring 1994

Table of Contents

From: MFS Modern Fiction Studies

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Contributors

Contributors

p. iv
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From the Editor

From the Editor

pp. v-vi
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Articles

Bernard Benstock (1930-1994)

p. vii
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Passing: Henry Green and Working-Class Identity

pp. 1-31
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Bee-e-een! Nation, Transformation and the Hyphen of Ethnicity in Kingston's Tripmaster Monkey

pp. 33-49
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Henry James's Subterranean Blues: A Rereading of The Princess Casamassima

pp. 51-84
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Postcolonial Gothic: Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and the Sobhraj Case

pp. 85-100
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"Is This Really What You Wanted Me To Be?": The Daughter's Disintegration in Jessie Redmon Fauset's There Is Confusion

pp. 101-117
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Review Essays

The Border Between Us: Contact Zone or Battle Zone?

pp. 119-139
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Recent Books on Modern Fiction

The Americas

Princes, Peasants, and Other Polish Selves: Ethnicity in American Literature (review)

pp. 145-147
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The Sexual Education of Edith Wharton (review)

pp. 147-149
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Rescued Readings: A Reconstruction of Gertrude Stein's Difficult Texts, and: Curved Thought and Textual Wandering: Gertrude Stein's Postmodernism (review)

pp. 149-152
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Six Literary Lives: The Shared Impiety of Adams, London, Sinclair, Williams, Dos Passos, and Tate (review)

pp. 152-153
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Anonymous Toil: A Re-evaluation of the American Radical Novel in the Twentieth Century (review)

pp. 153-154
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Erskine Caldwell and the Fiction of Poverty (review)

pp. 154-156
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Alice Walker (review)

pp. 156-157
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Reading Raymond Carver (review)

pp. 158-159
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The Vietnam War and American Culture (review)

pp. 159-160
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Structuring the Void: The Struggle for Subject in Contemporary American Fiction (review)

pp. 160-161
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Gatsby's Party: The System and the List in Contemporary Narrative (review)

pp. 161-162
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Pynchon's Poetics: Interfacing Theory and Text (review)

pp. 163-164
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Borges' Narrative Strategy (review)

pp. 164-165
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Reclaiming the Author: Figures and Fictions from Spanish America (review)

pp. 165-166
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The Monstered Self: Narrative of Death and Performance in Latin American Fiction (review)

pp. 167-168
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Myth and History in Caribbean Fiction: Alejo Carpentier, Wilson Harris and Edouard Glissant (review)

pp. 168-169
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British, Irish, and Postcolonial

Nomadic Voices: Conrad and the Subject of Narrative, and: Joseph Conrad: Betrayal and Identity, and: Joseph Conrad and the Adventure Tradition: Constructing and Deconstructing the Imperial Subject (review)

pp. 171-175
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The Reading of Silence: Virginia Woolf in the English Tradition, and: Virginia Woolf and Postmodernism: Literature in Quest and Question of Itself (review)

pp. 176-178
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Joyce in Context (review)

pp. 179-180
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Wyndham Lewis and the Avant-Garde: The Politics of the Intellect (review)

pp. 180-181
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Anomalous States: Irish Writing and the Post-Colonial Moment (review)

pp. 182-183
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Africa, Asia, and the Pacific

J. M. Coetzee: South Africa and the Politics of Writing, and: Betrayals of the Body Politic: The Literary Commitments of Nadine Gordimer (review)

pp. 185-187
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Complicit Fictions: The Subject in the Modern Japanese Prose Narrative (review)

pp. 187-189
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Continental Europe

Autobiographical Tightropes: Simone de Beauvoir, Nathalie Sarraute, Marguerite Duras Monique Wittig and Maryse Condé (review)

pp. 191-192
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L.-F. Céline: The I of the Storm (review)

pp. 193-194
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Calvino's Fictions: Cogito and Cosmos (review)

pp. 194-195
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New Directions in Soviet Literature: Selected Papers from the Fourth World Congress for Soviet and East European Studies, Harrogate, 1990 (review)

pp. 195-197
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Socialist Realism: An Impossible Aesthetic (review)

pp. 197-199
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Comparative and Cultural Studies

Children of the Earth: Literature, Politics and Nationhood (review)

pp. 201-203
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The Entangled Eye: Visual Perception and the Representation of Nature in Post-Darwinian Narrative (review)

pp. 203-204
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Transgressive Readings: The Texts of Franz Kafka and Max Planck (review)

pp. 204-205
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Family Secrets and the Psychoanalysis of Narrative (review)

pp. 206-207
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Theory

Narrative Exchanges (review)

pp. 209-210
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The Modernist Short Story: A Study in Theory and Practice (review)

pp. 210-212
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Using Lacan, Reading Fiction (review)

pp. 212-213
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Textualizing the Feminine: On the Limits of Genre (review)

pp. 213-215
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Reappraisals: Shifting Alignments in Postwar Critical Theory (review)

pp. 215-216
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Announcements

Announcements

pp. 217-220
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