restricted access   Volume 24, May 2000

Table of Contents

Editor's Column: Comparative Literature and Canonicity

pp. 1-4


Literary Canons after the Canon Wars

Issues of the Canon: Introduction

pp. 5-8

Aligning Curricular Canons with Academic Programs

pp. 9-29

Multiculturalism, Censorship, and the Postmodern Assault on the Canon: Classical Answers to Contemporary Dilemmas

pp. 30-38

Canons, Contexts, and Pedagogy: The Place of World Literature

pp. 39-56

Are the Canon Wars Over?: Rethinking Great Books

pp. 57-63

Occluded Contexts for Two-Masterworks

The Oriental Framework of Romeo and Juliet

pp. 64-82

Disrobing Dostoevsky's Grand Inquisitor: The Hidden Legacy of Christian Anti-Semitism in Brothers Karamazov

pp. 83-98

Creolization As a Lens on Cross-Cultural Study

The Convoluted Logic of Creolization the New Orleans Way

pp. 99-122

Eroticism and the Integral Self: Milton's Poems, 1645 and the Italian Pastoral Tradition

pp. 123-145

What The Young Gabriel García Márquez Learned from the Master Graham Greene: The Case of "Un Día de éstos"

pp. 146-156

Review Essays

The Persistence of the Premodern

pp. 157-161

Scholastic Etiologies: The Writing Subject in Early Modern Europe

pp. 161-164

Perspectives on the Postmodern

pp. 165-167

Letters of the Laws: Science and the Matter of Inscription

pp. 167-171


"Closing the Gap": American Postmodern Fiction in Germany, Italy, Spain, and the Netherlands (review)

pp. 171-173

Allegories of the Purge: How Literature Responded to the Postwar Trials of Writers and Intellectuals in France (review)

pp. 174-176

Don Juan East/West: On the Problematics of Comparative Literature (review)

pp. 176-178

The End of the Poem: Studies in Poetics (review)

pp. 178-179

The Biography of "The Idea of Literature" from Antiquity to the Baroque (review)

pp. 179-181

Censored Sentiments: Letters and Censorship in Epistolary Novels and Conduct Material (review)

pp. 181-182

Entre Nous: On Thinking-of-the-Other (review)

pp. 182-183

Naissances/Births (review)

pp. 183-184

Virtuosity of the Nineteenth Century: Performing Music and Language in Heine, Liszt, and Baudelaire (review)

pp. 184-185

Dictionary of Languages: The Definitive Reference to More Than 400 Languages (review)

pp. 185-186

Books Received

Books Received

pp. 187-188