restricted access   Volume 45, Number 2, Winter 2013

Table of Contents


The Tragedy of Desire: Christian Science in Theodore Dreiser’s The “Genius”

pp. 95-117

Religion, Family, and National Belonging in W. D. Howells’ The Undiscovered Country

pp. 118-132

“Scenes in the History of the Deaf and Dumb”: Angeline Fuller’s Strategic Sentimentality and the Development of an American Deaf Identity

pp. 133-145

“Strangely Fertilising”: Henry James’ Venice and Isabel Archer’s Rome

pp. 146-165

Notes and Documents

Mark Twain in Australia: Two New Interviews

pp. 166-173


The Oxford Handbook of Literary Naturalism (review)

pp. 174-175

Shadowing the White Man’s Burden: U.S. Imperialism and the Problem of the Color Line (review)

pp. 175-176

From Battlefields Rising: How the Civil War Transformed American Literature, and: American Oracle: The Civil War in the Civil Rights Era (review)

pp. 177-179

Monopolizing the Master: Henry James and the Politics of Modern Literary Scholarship (review)

pp. 179-182

God’s Arbiters: Americans and the Philippines, 1898–1902 (review)

pp. 182-183

Reading Up: Middle-Class Readers and the Culture of Success in the Early Twentieth-Century United States (review)

pp. 183-184

The Reconstruction of Mark Twain: How a Confederate Bushwhacker became the Lincoln of Our Literature (review)

pp. 185-186

Treacherous Texts: U.S. Suffrage Literature, 1846–1946 (review)

pp. 186-188