restricted access   Volume 45, Numbers 1-2, 1991

Table of Contents


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RMMLA Best Feminist Essay Award

p. 5

RMMLA-Huntington Award

p. 6


"Follow Your Leader": Knowing One's Place in Benito Cereno

pp. 7-17

Who is the Spider Woman?

pp. 19-34

Flattering the Analyst: Julien Green's Épaves as Judgmental Mirror

pp. 35-46

Structures of Power in Duras's Un Barrage contre le Pacifique

pp. 47-60

Larry McMurtry's Lonesome Dove: "This Is What We Call Home"

pp. 61-73

Book Reviews

Packaging the Tao

pp. 75-84

Diderot's Dream by Wilda Anderson (review)

pp. 85-86

Socialism and the Literary Artistry of William Morris ed. by Florence S. Boos and Carole G. Silver (review)

pp. 87-88

H. D. between Image and Epic: The Mysteries of Her Poetics by Gary Burnett (review)

pp. 89-90

This Is About Vision: Interviews with Southwestern Writers ed. by John F. Crawford, William Balassi, and Annie O. Eysturoy (review)

pp. 91-92

Psychoanalysis and . . . by Richard Feldstein and Henry Sussman (review)

pp. 92-94

Milton, the Bible, and Misogyny by Philip J. Gallagher (review)

pp. 94-95

The Dialogic Species: A Linguistic Contribution to the Social Sciences by Claude Hagège (review)

pp. 95-97

Coleridge, Lamb, Hazlitt, and the Reader of Drama by Janet Ruth Heller (review)

pp. 97-98

Reorientations: Critical Theories & Pedagogies ed. by Bruce Henricksen and Thaïs E. Morgan (review)

pp. 98-100

Autobiographical Tightropes by Leah D. Hewitt (review)

pp. 100-102

Ibsen and the Great World by Naomi Lebowitz (review)

pp. 102-104

Close Viewings: An Anthology of New Film Criticism ed. by Peter Lehman (review)

pp. 104-105

After Bakhtin: Essays on Fiction and Criticism by David Lodge (review)

pp. 105-107

Euripides' Medea: The Incarnation of Disorder by Emily A. McDermott (review)

pp. 107-109

The Critical Idyll: Traditional Values and the French Revolution in Goethe's Hermann und Dorothea by Peter Morgan (review)

pp. 109-110

¿Only English? Law and Language Policy in the United States by Bill Piatt (review)

pp. 110-111

The Emergence of Social Space: Rimbaud and the Paris Commune by Kristin Ross (review)

pp. 112-113

The Origins of Writing ed. by Wayne Senner (review)

pp. 113-115

The Ukrainian Language in the First Half of the Twentieth Century, 1900-1941: Its State and Status by George V. Shevelov (review)

pp. 115-117

Beyond the Two Cultures: Essays on Science, Technology, and Literature ed. by Joseph W. Slade and Judith Yaross Lee (review)

pp. 117-118

Hemingway's Quarrel with Androgyny by Mark Spilka (review)

pp. 118-120

Listening for the Text: On the Uses of the Past by Brian Stock (review)

pp. 120-121

Traces of War: Poetry, Photography, and the Crisis of the Union by Timothy Sweet (review)

pp. 122-123

Grace Paley: Illuminating the Dark Lives by Jacqueline Taylor (review)

pp. 123-126

The Action to the Word: Structure and Style in Shakespearean Tragedy by David Young (review)

pp. 126-127