restricted access   Volume 47, Numbers 1-2, 1993

Table of Contents


pp. 3-4


pp. 5-6

Notes from the Editor

p. 8

Notes from the Executive Director

pp. 9-10


Conflicts in the Soviet Countryside in the Novellas of Valentin Rasputin

pp. 11-30

Translations of Poems by Viktor Bokov

pp. 31-47

Green Beans

pp. 49-50

Leaky Faucet

pp. 51-52

Cheap Shoes

pp. 53-56

Quilting Bee

pp. 57-58

The Bolt

p. 59

What's Left of Promise

p. 60

Book Reviews

American Indian Novels

pp. 61-66

El Ángel Del Hogar: Galdós and the Ideology of Domesticity in Spain by Bridget A. Aldaraca (review)

pp. 67-68

Debating P.C.: The Controversy Over Political Correctness on College Campuses ed. by Paul Berman (review)

pp. 69-70

Representing Modernist Texts ed. by George Bornstein (review)

pp. 70-72

Rape and Writing in the Heptaméron of Marguerite de Navarre by Patricia Francis Cholakian (review)

pp. 72-74

Hermes' Dilemma and Hamlet's Desire: On the Epistemology of Interpretation by Vincent Crapanzano (review)

pp. 74-77

Elizabeth Gaskell, the Critical Heritage ed. by Angus Easson, and: Scheherezade in the Marketplace, Elizabeth Gaskell and the Victorian Novel by Hilary M. Schor (review)

pp. 77-81

Hindsight and Insight: Focalization in Four Eighteenth-Century French Novels by William F. Edmiston (review)

pp. 81-83

The Passion of Emily Dickinson by Judith Farr (review)

pp. 83-84

Collaborative Form: Studies in the Relations of the Arts by Thomas Jensen Hines (review)

pp. 84-86

Interviews with Writers of the Post-Colonial World ed. by Feroza Jussawalla and Reed Way Dasenbrock (review)

pp. 86-88

The Promethean Politics of Milton, Blake, and Shelley by Linda M. Lewis (review)

pp. 88-89

Removals: Nineteenth-Century American Literature & the Politics of Indian Affairs by Lucy Maddox (review)

pp. 89-91

Folk Roots and Mythic Wings in Sarah Orne Jewett and Toni Morrison by Marilyn Sanders Mobley (review)

pp. 92-93

Terms of Response: Language and Audience in Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Theory by Robert L. Montgomery (review)

pp. 93-95

The Manuscripts of The Canterbury Tales by Charles A. Owen, Jr. (review)

pp. 95-97

Hospitable Performances: Dramatic Genre and Cultural Practices in Early Modern England by Daryl W. Palmer (review)

pp. 97-98

Minotaur: Poetry and the Nation State by Tom Paulin (review)

pp. 98-100

André Gide: Homosexual Moralist by Patrick Pollard (review)

pp. 100-102

Mary Lee Settle's Beulah Quintet: The Price of Freedom by Brian Rosenberg (review)

pp. 102-103

Savage Eye: Melville and the Visual Arts ed. by Christopher Sten (review)

pp. 104-105

Rhetoric and Irony: Western Literacy and Western Lies by C. Jan Swearingen (review)

pp. 105-107

Lives of the Saints in Southeast Idaho: An Introduction to Mormon Pioneer Life Story Writing by Susan Hendricks Swetnam (review)

pp. 107-109

West of Everything: The Inner Life of Westerns by Jane Tompkins (review)

pp. 109-110

Somewhere I Have Never Travelled: The Second Self and the Hero's Journey in Ancient Epic by Thomas Van Nortwick (review)

pp. 110-112

Edith Wharton's Letters from the Underworld: Fictions of Women and Writing by Candace Waid (review)

pp. 112-114

A History of Modern Criticism: 1750-1950. VII German, Russian, and Eastern European Criticism, 1900-1950 by René Wellek (review)

pp. 114-115

Strong Representations: Narrative and Circumstantial Evidence in England by Alexander Welsh (review)

pp. 115-117

Republic of Images: A History of French Filmmaking by Alan Williams (review)

pp. 117-119

Recent Books on (or by) Nobel Laureates

pp. 121-127

RMMLA-Mellen Press Book Award

p. 128