restricted access   Volume 41, Number 2, Spring 2014

Table of Contents

Editorial Remarks

What Becomes of the Subject?

pp. 7-10


Philip Marlowe, Family Man

pp. 11-28

“Maternal Space” and Intellectual Labor: Gramsci versus Kristeva and Žižek

pp. 29-55

Polyphony to Silence: The Jurors of the Oresteia

pp. 56-75

Lorine Niedecker “After the Bay of Pigs”

pp. 76-96

Back to the Future: Tracking the Moral Imperative In, Of, and Through Samskara

pp. 97-119

Unsuited to Age Group: The Scandals of Children’s Literature

pp. 120-140

Review Essay

Literature in the Midst of Continual Warfare

pp. 141-147

Book Reviews

Langston Hughes and American Lynching Culture by W. Jason Miller (review)

pp. 148-150

Rebellious Histories: The Amistad Slave Revolt and the Cultures of Late Twentieth-Century Black Transnationalism by Matthew J. Christensen (review)

pp. 151-153

The Transformative Humanities: A Manifesto by Mikhail Epstein (review)

pp. 154-156

Positive Pollutions and Cultural Toxins: Waste and Contamination in Contemporary US Ethnic Literatures by John Blair Gamber (review)

pp. 157-159

Rewiring the Real: In Conversation with William Gaddis, Richard Powers, Mark Danielewski, and Don DeLillo by Mark C. Taylor (review)

pp. 160-162


Books Received

pp. 163-165