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Volume 35, Number 1, Winter 2012

Table of Contents


The Bottle Tree

p. 17 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0012

Caesars and Dreamers

pp. 18-19 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0017

The Red Shoes

pp. 1-2 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0014

Killer of Sheep

p. 3 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0019

The Brother from Another Planet

pp. 4-6 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0024


p. 7 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0000


pp. 8-9 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0004

Anabatic Jukebox

pp. 10-16 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0008



p. 44 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0002

from Queer

pp. 45-84 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0006

Creative Nonfiction

Divorce Dog

pp. 25-41 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0027

My Old Haunt

pp. 20-24 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0022


The Signature of the Spirit: An Interview with Chester Higgins

pp. 139-156 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0025

A Conversation with Olympia Vernon

pp. 85-119 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0010

Visual Art

Mission Statement

p. 138 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0020

Portfolio of Photographs

pp. 157-172 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0001


A Grammar of Little Manhood: Ralph Ellison and the Queer Little Man at Chehaw Station

pp. 245-266 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0023

Olympia Vernon’s Children of Opinion

pp. 120-135 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0015

“Chatterton, Shelley, Keats and I”: Reading Anne Spencer in the White Literary Tradition

pp. 228-244 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0018

Reading and Being Read: Jamaica Kincaid’s A Small Place as Literary Agent

pp. 193-211 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0009

The Road to Don Cornelius is Paved with Good Intentions: The Crisis of Negro Nationalism in Ralph Ellison’s Jazz Criticism

pp. 267-292 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0028

“I Need Many Repetitions”: Rehearsing the Haitian Revolution in the Shadows of the Sugar Mill

pp. 173-192 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0005

Toni Morrison’s Disrupted Girls and Their Disturbed Girlhoods: The Bluest Eye and A Mercy

pp. 212-227 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0013

Book Reviews

Cotton’s Queer Relations: Same-Sex Intimacy and the Literature of the Southern Plantation, 1936–1968 (review)

pp. 296-298 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0007

Freud Upside Down: African American Literature and Psychoanalytic Culture (review)

pp. 293-296 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0003

A Hairdresser’s Experience in High Life (review)

pp. 304-307 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0021

Global Matters: The Transnational Turn in Literary Studies (review)

pp. 299-301 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0011

American Gothic: New Interventions in a National Narrative (review)

pp. 301-304 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0016



pp. 308-310 | DOI: 10.1353/cal.2012.0026