restricted access   Volume 15, Number 1, Spring 2014

Table of Contents

From The Editor

pp. v-vii


From “Al Aaraaf” to the Universe of Stars: Poe, the Arabesque, and Cosmology

pp. 1-19

A Comic Poe in French: Reflecting Poe’s Smile

pp. 20-36

Poe, Fashion, and Godey’s Lady’s Book

pp. 37-46

“The Bells,” Performance, and the Politics of Poetry

pp. 47-58

Poetry as “An Inferior or Less Apable Music”: Sound and Meaning in “The Conqueror Worm” and “To One in Paradise”

pp. 59-81


“Edgar Allan Poe: Terror of the Soul.” Exhibit at the Morgan Library and Museum (review)

pp. 82-86

Edgar Allan Poe: Terror of the Soul by Isaac Gewirtz, with contributions by Paul Auster and Susan Jaffe Tane (review)

pp. 87-91

Poe Writing/Writing Poe edited by Richard Kopley and Jana Argersinger (review)

pp. 92-95

Poe’s Pervasive Influence edited by Barbara Cantalupo (review)

pp. 96-99

Deciphering Poe: Subtexts, Contexts, Subversive Meanings edited by Alexandra Urakova (review)

pp. 100-105

Race, Gender, and Empire in American Detective Fiction by John Cullen Gruesser (review)

pp. 106-109

Steampunk Poe by Edgar Allan Poe, Illustrated by Zdenko Bašic´ and Manuel Šumberac, edited by Ellie O’Ryan and Marlo Scrimizzi, and: American Gothic: From Salem Witchcraft to H. P. Lovecraft, An Anthology, 2nd ed. edited by Charles L. Crow (review)

pp. 110-113

Edgar Allan Poe und König Ludwig II: Anatomie einer Geistesfreundschaft (Edgar Allan Poe and King Ludwig II: Anatomy of a Spiritual Friendship) by Alfons Schweiggert (review)

pp. 114-117


Poe in Cyberspace: To Like, Friend, or Follow? Poe in Social Media

pp. 118-123

Poe Studies Association Updates

pp. 124-126

Abstracts for ALA Poe Panels

pp. 127-129


pp. 130-132