restricted access   Volume 46, Numbers 1-2, 1992

Table of Contents

In Memoriam

pp. i-ii


pp. 3-4


pp. 5-6

Notes from the Executive Director

p. 7

RMMLA Best Feminist Essay Award

p. 8

RMMLA-Huntington Award

p. 9


Planting the Lord's Garden in New France: Gabriel Sagard's Le Grand Voyage and Histoire du Canada

pp. 11-24

The Struggle of Spain in I.G. Ehrenburg's Verse

pp. 25-36

The Spheres of Power in Xica da Silva

pp. 37-43

Turning Thirty-Three

p. 44

In All Fairness

pp. 45-52


p. 53

Tales of the Cruise

p. 54

Book Reviews

The Centenary Caper: Casing Two Competing Schools of Detective Fiction

pp. 55-62

Necessary Angels: Tradition and Modernity in Kafka, Benjamin, and Scholem by Robert Alter (review)

pp. 63-64

Dissonant Harmonies: Drama and Ideology in Five Neglected Plays of Pierre Corneille by Susan Read Baker (review)

pp. 64-66

Death in Quotation Marks: Cultural Myths of the Modern Poet by Svetlana Boym (review)

pp. 66-68

Nature's Hidden Terror: Violent Nature Imagery in Eighteenth-Century Germany by Robert H. Brown (review)

pp. 68-69

Andrew Marvell and Edmund Waller: Seventeenth-Century Praise and Restoration Satire by A. B. Chambers (review)

pp. 69-71

Imitating the Italians: Wyatt, Spenser, Synge, Pound, Joyce by Reed Way Dasenbrock (review)

pp. 71-72

The French Theater of the Absurd by Deborah B. Gaensbauer (review)

pp. 74-76

Speaking Two Languages: Traditional Disciplines and Contemporary Theory in Medieval Studies by Allen J. Frantzen (review)

pp. 76-78

A Theater of Envy: William Shakespeare by René Girard (review)

pp. 76-78

Novel Epics: Gogol, Dostoevsky, and National Narrative by Frederick T. Griffiths (review)

pp. 79-80

Jane Austen and the Fiction of Culture: An Essay on the Narration of Social Realities by Richard Handler and Daniel Segal (review)

pp. 80-82

The Crime Novel: A Deviant Genre by Tony Hilfer (review)

pp. 82-84

The Art of Restraint: English Poetry from Hardy to Larkin by Richard Hoffpauir (review)

pp. 84-85

Signatures of the Visible by Fredric Jameson (review)

pp. 86-88

Writing and Politics in Franco's Spain by Barry Jordan (review)

pp. 88-89

Ideologies of Language edited by John E. Joseph and Talbot J. Taylor (review)

pp. 90-91

The Death of Literature by Alvin Kernan (review)

pp. 91-93

Johann Gottfried Herder: Language, History, and the Enlightenment edited by Wulf Koepke (review)

pp. 93-94

Thomas Mann's Doctor Faustus: A Novel at the Margin of Modernism edited by Herbert Lehnert and Peter C. Pfeiffer (review)

pp. 95-96

Lacan & the Human Sciences edited by Alexandre Leupin (review)

pp. 96-98

Questioning Edmond Jabès by Warren F. Motte, Jr. (review)

pp. 98-100

George Sand: Writing for Her Life by Isabelle Hoog Naginski (review)

pp. 100-101

Reading Billy Budd, by Hershel Parker (review)

pp. 102-103

Universal Abandon: The Politics of Postmodernism edited by Andrew Ross (review)

pp. 103-104

Semiotic Consciousness in the Novels of Benito Pérez Galdós by Akiko Tsuchiya (review)

pp. 104-106

Domesticity, Feminism, and New Historicism

pp. 107-110