restricted access   Volume 32, Number 3, Fall 1992

Table of Contents

From: L'Esprit Créateur

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Early Orientalisms

Guest Editor: Michèle L. Farrell

Early Orientalisms: Introduction

pp. 5-12


Cultural Comparison: Crusade as Construct in Late Medieval France

pp. 13-24

Duplicity and Singularity in André Thevet’s Cosmographie de Levant

pp. 25-35

The Oriental(ist) Encounter: The Politics of turquerie in Molière

pp. 37-49

Scudéry’s Theater of Disguise: The Orient in Ibrahim

pp. 51-61

Orientalism and the Heroic Other in Racine’s Alexandre le Grand: A Homeric Intertext

pp. 63-74

Racine’s Bérénice: Orientalism and the Allegory of Absolutism

pp. 75-86

Embattled Eros: The Cultural Politics of Prévost’s Grecque moderne

pp. 87-97

Book Reviews

The Poet’s Odyssey: Joachim Du Bellay and the Antiquitez de Rome by George Hugo Tucker (review)

pp. 99-100

Les Femmes dans la société française de la renaissance by Evelyne Berriot-Salvadore (review)

pp. 100-101

Woman, Native, Other: Writing, Postcoloniality and Feminism by Trinh T. Minh-ha, and: When the Moon Waxes Red: Representation, Gender and Cultural Politics by Trinh T. Minh-ha (review)

pp. 101-102

Balzacian Montage by Allan Pasco (review)

pp. 102-103

In My Father’s House: Africa in the Philosophy of Culture by Kwame Anthony Appiah (review)

pp. 103-104