restricted access   Volume 48, Number 1, Spring 2016

Table of Contents


Constructing Ordinary Time in Adam Bede: The Architectural Structure of Eliot’s Realism

pp. 1-18

The Paradox of Narrative Empathy and the Form of the Novel, or What George Eliot Knew

pp. 19-42

Elizabeth Stuart Phelps, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and the Emergence of American Literary Realism

pp. 43-64

Edna Ferber and the Problems of the Middlebrow

pp. 65-85

Queering Philip Roth: Homosocial Discourse in “An Actor’s Life for Me,” Letting Go, Sabbath’s Theater, and the “American Trilogy”

pp. 86-106

Towards a “Narratology of Otherness”: Colum McCann, Ireland, and a New Transcultural Approach

pp. 107-125

Essay Review

Generic Networks

pp. 126-129


The Player Piano and the Edwardian Novel by Cecilia Björkén-Nyberg (review)

pp. 130-131

Jane Austen’s Names: Riddles, Persons, Places by Margaret Doody (review)

pp. 132-133

The Expedition of Humphry Clinker: Norton Critical Edition by Evan Gottlieb (review)

pp. 133-135

Relics of Death in Victorian Literature and Culture by Deborah Lutz (review)

pp. 135-137

Epic into Novel: Henry Fielding, Scriblerian Satire, and the Consumption of Classical Literature by Henry Power (review)

pp. 137-138

American Environmental Fiction, 1782–1847 by Matthew Wynn Sivils (review)

pp. 139-140

Fantasy and the Real World in British Children’s Literature by Caroline Webb (review)

pp. 141-142


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