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  Volume 49, Number 2, Summer 2003

Table of Contents

From: MFS Modern Fiction Studies

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"Out of It": Alienation and Coercion in D. H. Lawrence

pp. 183-203

"The Bible Lies the One Way, but the Night-Gown the Other": Dr. Matthew O'Connor, Confession, and Gender in Djuna Barnes's Nightwood

pp. 204-227

The War of the Roses: Sexual Politics in Henry Green's Back

pp. 228-245

Beckett's Measures: Principles of Pleasure in Molloy and "First Love"

pp. 246-260

Slave Cyborgs and the Black Infovirus: Ishmael Reed's Cybernetic Aesthetics

pp. 261-283

Smoke of the Savannah: Traveling Modernity in Sembene Ousmane's God's Bits of Wood

pp. 284-305

Gay Identity, Conjure, and the Uses of Postmodern Ethnography in the Fictions of Randall Kenan

pp. 306-331

Review Essays

Salman Rushdie's Metaphorical Other Worlds

pp. 332-340

The Literature of Allegorical Occupations

pp. 341-347

The Ambivalent Detective

pp. 348-354

Book Reviews


Raising the Dead: Readings of Death and (Black) Subjectivity (review)

pp. 357-358

Mothering the Race: Women's Narratives of Reproduction, 1890-1930 (review)

pp. 359-360

Reading Africa into American Literature: Epics, Fables, and Gothic Tales (review)

pp. 361-362

Subversive Voices: Eroticizing the Other in William Faulkner and Toni Morrison (review)

pp. 363-364

Faulkner's Questioning Narratives: Fiction of His Major Phase, 1929-42 (review)

pp. 364-366

Traces of Gold: California's Natural Resources and the Claim to Realism in Western American Literature (review)

pp. 366-368

Perspectives on Richard Ford (review)

pp. 368-369

Literature and Race in Los Angeles (review)

pp. 370-372

Uncontained: Urban Fiction in Postwar America (review)

pp. 372-374

Nabokov's Pale Fire: The Magic of Artistic Discovery (review)

pp. 374-375

Rewriting: Postmodern Narrative and Cultural Critique in the Age of Cloning (review)

pp. 375-377

Speculative Fictions: Contemporary Canadian Novelists and the Writing of History (review)

pp. 378-379

Britain, Ireland, and Continental Europe

Modernist Fiction, Cosmopolitanism, and the Politics of Community (review)

pp. 380-382

Solitude and Its Ambiguities in Modernist Fiction (review)

pp. 382-384

Dracula's Crypt: Bram Stoker, Irishness, and the Question of Blood (review)

pp. 384-386

England through Colonial Eyes in Twentieth-Century Fiction (review)

pp. 386-388

Joyce and Hagiography: Saints Above! (review)

pp. 388-390

Rewriting Germany from the Margins: "Other" German Literature of the 1980s and 1990s (review)

pp. 390-391

Theory and Cultural Studies

Plotting Terror: Novelists and Terrorists in Contemporary Fiction (review)

pp. 392-394

Moving Lives: Twentieth-Century Women's Travel Writing (review)

pp. 394-396

Masculinity Studies and Feminist Theory (review)

pp. 396-398

Postcolonial Imaginings: Fictions of a New World Order (review)

pp. 398-400

Cryptomimesis: The Gothic and Jacques Derrida's Ghost Writing (review)

pp. 400-401

Narrative as Virtual Reality: Immersion and Interactivity in Literature and Electronic Media (review)

pp. 402-403

Truth and Consequences: Intentions, Conventions, and the New Thematics (review)

pp. 403-405


pp. 406-407

Research Areas


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