restricted access   Volume 14, Number 1, January 2016

Table of Contents


The Inorganic Aesthetic in Dickens’s Our Mutual Friend

pp. 1-20

“I forgot half the words”: Samuel Beckett’s Molloy as Minor Literature

pp. 21-31

Against Philosophy: Yaakov Shabtai’s Past Continuous as Therapeutic Literature

pp. 33-55

Forum - Saul Bellow as a Novelist of Ideas, guest edited by Victoria Aarons and Gustavo Sánchez-Canales

Saul Bellow as a Novelist of Ideas: Introduction to the Forum

pp. 57-62

Faces in a Sea of Suffering: The Human Predicament in Saul Bellow’s The Victim

pp. 63-81

“Schooling in grief”: Effects of Suffering in Saul Bellow’s The Victim and Chaim Potok’s The Chosen

pp. 83-98

“Bonfire in summer camp”: Defamiliarization and the Holocaust

pp. 99-114

“An Alice in Wonderland Proposition,” or, Childhood in Saul Bellow’s “By the Saint Lawrence” and “Zetland: By a Character Witness”

pp. 115-125

Saul Bellow on the Soul: Character and the Spirit of Culture in Humboldt’s Gift and Ravelstein

pp. 127-140

“Recover the world that is buried under the debris of false description”: The Influence of Romantic Poetry on Saul Bellow’s Dean’s December

pp. 141-158

Saul Bellow and the Theory of Comedy: “Him with His Foot in His Mouth” from Page to Stage

pp. 159-173

Book Reviews

Real Mysteries: Narrative and the Unknowable by H. Porter Abbott (review)

pp. 175-178

Feminist Narrative Ethics: Tacit Persuasion in Modernist Form by Katherine Saunders Nash (review)

pp. 178-182

From Sight through to In-Sight: Time, Narrative and Subjectivity in Conrad and Ford by Omar Sabbagh (review)

pp. 182-185