restricted access   Volume 70, Number 1, Spring 2016

Table of Contents


YouTube Video Parodies and the Video Ideograph

pp. 10-22

Marital and Ethical Problems at Court: Pontus und Sidonia by Eleonore of Austria: A Late Medieval Contribution to Austrian Literature

pp. 23-33

La literatura como recurso existencial en el neopolicial latinoamericano: La neblina del ayer y Adiós, Hemingway de Leonardo Padura Fuentes

pp. 34-44

The Twelve Chinese Zodiacs: Ai Weiwei, Jackie Chan and the Aesthetics, Politics, and Economics of Revisiting a National Wound

pp. 45-58

The Decentered, Ecocentric Humanism of Pierre Rabhi in La Part du Colibri

pp. 59-70

« Mars respire ici sous l’habit de Vénus » Transvestism and Transformation in Jean Rotrou’s Agésilan de Colchos (1635)

pp. 71-80


Mimesis, Desire, and the Novel: René Girard and Literary Criticism ed. by Pierpaolo Antonello, and Heather Webb (review)

pp. 81-82

Parabolas of Science Fiction ed. by Brian Attebery, and Veronica Hollinger (review)

pp. 82-84

The Madonna on the Moon. A Novel by Rolf Bauerdick (review)

pp. 85-86

Growing Up in an Inhospitable World: Female Bildungsroman in Spain by Olga Bezhanova (review)

pp. 86-88

Sonora: harte Klänge/Harsh Words by Albrecht Classen (review)

p. 88

Collage in Twentieth-Century Art, Literature, and Culture: Joseph Cornell, William Burroughs, Frank O’Hara, and Bob Dylan by Rona Cran (review)

pp. 89-90

Contemporary Chicana Literature: (Re)Writing the Maternal Script by Cristina Herrera (review)

pp. 90-91

Soon After Rain by James Hoggard (review)

pp. 91-92

Central American Avant-Garde Narrative: Literary Innovation and Cultural Change (1926–1936) by Adrian Taylor Kane (review)

pp. 93-94

Interdisciplining Digital Humanities: Boundary Work in an Emerging Field by Julie Thompson Klein (review)

pp. 94-96

Education and Racism: A Primer on Issues and Dilemmas by Zeus Leonardo, and W. Norton Grubb (review)

pp. 96-97

Modern Poetry in China: A Visual-Verbal Dynamic by Paul Manfredi (review)

pp. 98-99

Ethics and Children’s Literature ed. by Claudia Mills (review)

pp. 99-102

On Biology, History and Culture in Human Language: A Critical Overview by Juan-Carlos Moreno, and José-Luis Mendívil-Giró (review)

pp. 102-104

The Spirit Bird by Kent Nelson (review)

pp. 104-105

Hunting Season: Immigration and Murder in an All-American Town by Mirta Ojito (review)

pp. 105-107

Dividing Hispaniola: The Dominican Republic’s Border Campaign against Haiti, 1930–1961 by Edward Paulino (review)

pp. 107-108

El espectáculo de la violencia en el cine mexicano del siglo XXI by Guadalupe Pérez-Anzaldo (review)

pp. 108-110

Apology to a Whale: Words to Mend a World by Cecile Pineda (review)

pp. 110-112

Theory Aside ed. by Jason Potts, and Daniel Stout (review)

pp. 113-115

Identity in Latin American and Latina Literature: The Struggle to Self-Define in a Global Era Where Space, Capitalism, and Power Rule by Kathryn Quinn-Sánchez (review)

pp. 115-116

Berlin Now: The City After the Wall by Peter Schneider (review)

pp. 116-118

Ghana Must Go by Taiye Selasi (review)

pp. 118-119

Picturing Argentina: Myths, Movies, and the Peronist Vision by Currie K. Thompson (review)

p. 120

Medieval Robots: Mechanism, Magic, Nature, and Art by E. R. Truitt (review)

pp. 120-122

Bulletproof Vest: The Ballad of an Outlaw and His Daughter by Maria Venegas (review)

pp. 122-123


p. 124

Rocky Mountain Review–Call for Articles

pp. 125-126