restricted access   Volume 35, Number 2, Summer 1989

Table of Contents

From: MFS Modern Fiction Studies

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Articles

D. M. Thomas' The White Hotel: Mirrors, Triangles, and Sublime Repression

pp. 193-209
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Hardy's Laodicean Narrative

pp. 211-222
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Jewish-American Literature's Lost-and-Found Department: How Philip Roth and Cynthia Ozick Reimagine Their Significant Dead

pp. 223-235
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Notes and Discussion

Two Letters from John Gardner

pp. 237-240
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Roger's Version: Updike's Negative-Solid Model of The Scarlet Letter

pp. 241-250
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No God in the Sky and No God in Myself: "Godliness" and Anderson's Winesburg

pp. 251-259
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Book Reviews

Mark Twain's Letters: Volume 1, 1853-1866, and: At Home Abroad: Mark Twain in Australasia (review)

pp. 265-266
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The Library of Henry James, and: The Book World of Henry James: Appropriating the Classics, and: Henry James: The Indirect Vision, and: The Language of a Master: Theories of Style and the Late Writing of Henry James (review)

pp. 267-270
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American Literary Criticism from the Thirties to the Eighties (review)

pp. 270-272
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The Letters of Jack London (review)

pp. 272-274
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Dos Passos' "U.S.A.": A Critical Study, and: A Storyteller and a City: Sherwood Anderson's Chicago, and: Theodore Dreiser: Journalism. Vol. 1, Newspaper Writings, 1892-1895 (review)

pp. 275-277
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From Biography to History: The Historical Imagination and American Fiction, 1880-1940 (review)

pp. 278-279
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A Gertrude Stein Companion: Content with the Example, and: Gertrude Stein and the Making of Literature (review)

pp. 279-281
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On the Prejudices, Predilections, and Firm Beliefs of William Faulkner, and: William Faulkner: The Art of Stylization in his Early Graphic and Literary Work (review)

pp. 281-283
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The Yoknapatawpha Chronicle of Gavin Stevens, and: Faulkner and Race: Faulkner and Yoknapatawpha, 1986, and: Creating Faulkner's Reputation: The Politics of Modern Literary Criticism (review)

pp. 283-286
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In the Shadow of the Giant: Thomas Wolfe—Correspondence of Edward C. Aswell and Elizabeth Nowell, 1949-1958 (review)

pp. 287-288
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World Without Heroes: The Brooklyn Novels of Daniel Fuchs, and: The Monological Jew: A Literary Study (review)

pp. 288-290
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Private Demons: The Life of Shirley Jackson, and: Ellen Glasgow's Reasonable Doubts: A Collection of Her Writings (review)

pp. 290-292
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Writing to Survive: The Private Notebooks of Conrad Richter (review)

pp. 292-293
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Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings: Sojourner at Cross Creek, and: Invasion of Privacy (review)

pp. 293-295
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Freud and Nabokov, and: Understanding Vladimir Nabokov, and: Desperate Storytelling: Post-Romantic Elaborations of the Mock-Heroic Mode, and: Worlds in Regression: Some Novels of Vladimir Nabokov, and: Nabokov's "Ada": The Place of Consciousness (review)

pp. 295-297
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Jean Stafford: A Biography (review)

pp. 297-299
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In Search of J. D. Salinger (review)

pp. 299-300
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Frontier's End: The Life and Literature of Harvey Fergusson (review)

pp. 300-301
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John Cheever: A Biography (review)

pp. 301-302
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Conversations with Norman Mailer (review)

pp. 302-304
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The Novels of John Gardner: Making Life Art as a Moral Process (review)

pp. 304-305
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A "Gravity's Rainbow" Companion: Sources and Contexts for Pynchon's Novel (review)

pp. 305-306
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Being and Race: Black Writing Since 1970, and: In the African-American Grain, and: Self-Discovery in Afro-American Narrative, and: The Harlem Renaissance Re-Examined (review)

pp. 307-310
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Reconstructing Womanhood: The Emergence of the Afro-American Woman Novelist, and: Studies in Black American Literature, Volume III: Black Feminist Criticism and Critical Theory, and: Black Literature and Humanism in Latin America, and: The Afro-American Novel and Its Tradition (review)

pp. 310-313
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"Borges and the Kabbalah" and Other Essays on His Fiction and Poetry, and: Gabriel García Márquez and the Powers of Fiction, and: Lives on the Line: The Testimony of Contemporary Latin American Authors (review)

pp. 314-316
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Books Received

Other Books Received

pp. 316-318
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Lord Jim, and: Joseph Conrad: Consciousness and Integrity (review)

pp. 318-320
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Conrad and Religion (review)

p. 321
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The Vampire in Nineteenth-Century English Literature (review)

pp. 322-323
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Let Me Be Lost: Codebook for "Finnegans Wake", and: James Joyce's Letters to Sylvia Beach, 1921-1940, and: Joyce's "Ulysses": The Larger Perspective, and: Peculiar Language: Literature as Difference from the Renaissance to James Joyce (review)

pp. 323-328
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Dreamscheme: Narrative and Voice in "Finnegans Wake", and: The Language of the Devil: Texture and Archetype in "Finnegans Wake", and: Joyce's "Ulysses": An Anatomy of the Soul (review)

pp. 328-331
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Transitions: Narratives in Modern Irish Culture (review)

pp. 331-332
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D. H. Lawrence's Non-Fiction: Art, Thought and Genre, and: Lady Chatterley: The Making of the Novel (review)

pp. 332-334
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The Spirit of D. H. Lawrence; Centenary Studies (review)

pp. 334-336
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The Enemy Opposite: The Outlaw Criticism of Wyndham Lewis (review)

pp. 336-337
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Graham Greene: On the Frontier. Politics and Religion in the Novels, and: Greene and Kierkegaard: The Discourse of Belief, and: An Underground Fate: The Idiom of Romance in the Later Novels of Graham Greene (review)

pp. 337-341
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Beckett and Myth: An Archetypal Approach (review)

pp. 341-342
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Independent Women: The Function of Gender in the Novels of Barbara Pym (review)

pp. 342-343
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Jean Rhys and the Novel as Women's Text (review)

pp. 343-344
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No, Not Bloomsbury (review)

p. 345
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Diagnosis and Detection: The Medical Iconography of Sherlock Holmes, and: Comic Crime, and: The Sleuth and the Scholar: Origins, Evolution, and Current Trends in Detective Fiction (review)

pp. 346-349
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Books Received

Other Books Received

pp. 349-350
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Heinrich Böll: A German for his Time, and: The Modern German Novel, and: The Hero's Quest for the Self: An Archetypal Approach to Hesse's "Demian" and Other Novels (review)

pp. 351-353
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Christa Wolf's Utopian Vision: From Marxism to Feminism, and: Against the Horizon: Feminism and Postwar Austrian Women Writers (review)

pp. 354-356
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The Birth of "A la recherche du temps perdu", and: Marcel Proust (review)

pp. 356-358
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Sartre: The Necessity of Freedom (review)

pp. 358-359
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Colette (review)

pp. 359-360
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Continental, Latin-American and Francophone Women Writers: Selected Papers from The Wichita State University Conference on Foreign Literatures, 1984-1985 (review)

pp. 361-362
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Naming the Rose: Eco, Medieval Signs and Modern Theory, and: Naming the Rose: Essays on Eco's "The Name of the Rose" (review)

pp. 362-364
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The Window and the Garden: the Modernist Fictions of Ramón Pérez de Ayala (review)

pp. 364-365
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Books Received

Other Books Received

p. 366
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Marxism and the Interpretation of Culture, and: Paul Nizan: Communist Novelist (review)

pp. 367-370
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The Postmodern Turn: Essays in Postmodern Theory and Culture (review)

pp. 370-371
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Exploring Postmodernism (review)

p. 372
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Narrative Crossings: Theory and Pragmatics of Prose Fiction, and: Individuations: The Novel as Dissent, and: Semiotic and Structuralist Analyses of Fiction: An Introduction and A Survey of Applications (review)

pp. 373-374
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Dictionary of Narratology, and: Who Says This? The Authority of the Author, the Discourse, and the Reader (review)

pp. 374-376
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A Likely Story: Probability and Play in Fiction (review)

pp. 376-377
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History and Value, and: Perspective in British Historical Fiction Today (review)

pp. 377-380
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Literature and Spirit: Essays on Bakhtin and his Contemporaries (review)

pp. 380-383
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Music, Archetype, and the Writer: A Jungian View, and: Beyond Modernism: Toward a New Myth Criticism (review)

pp. 383-385
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Unsent Letters: Irreverent Notes From a Literary Life (review)

pp. 385-386
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The Raj in Fiction: A Study of Nineteenth-Century British Attitudes Towards India, and: Raja Rao and Cultural Tradition (review)

pp. 387-389
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V. S. Naipaul: A Materialist Reading (review)

pp. 389-391
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African Literature, African Critics (review)

pp. 391-393
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The Female Form: Women Writers and the Conquest of the Novel, and: Feminist Dialogics: A Theory of Failed Community (review)

pp. 393-394
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Six Women Novelists, and: Women Novelists Today: A Survey of English Writing in the Seventies and Eighties (review)

pp. 395-397
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The Rhetoric of Confession: Shishōsetsu in Early Twentieth-Century Japanese Fiction, and: Pools of Water, Pillars of Fire: The Literature of Ibuse Masuji (review)

pp. 397-399
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Positions and Presuppositions in Science Fiction, and: Talking Across the World: The Love Letters of Olaf Stapledon and Agnes Miller, 1913-1919 (review)

pp. 400-401
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Books Received

Other Books Received

p. 402
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Announcement

The Margaret Church MFS Memorial Prize

p. 190
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Contributors

Contributors

p. 192
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