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Volume 48, Number 1, 2011

Table of Contents


Breaking Out of the Rooster Coop: Violent Crime in Aravind Adiga's White Tiger and Richard Wright's Native Son

pp. 1-19 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0006

An "Internationalism of the Planted Earth": The Literary Origins of Bessie Head's Idea of the Village

pp. 20-43 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0009

The Press in Novels: Credit, Power, and Mobility in William D. Howells's Modern Instance and Lima Barreto's Recordações do Escrivão Isaías Caminha

pp. 44-63 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0012

From Brecht, Artaud, and the Absurd to Sha Yexin and Gao Xingjian: Two Cases of Rapport de Fait

pp. 64-81 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0015



Moorings: Portuguese Expansion and the Writing of Africa (review)

pp. 82-83 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0018

The Literature Police: Apartheid Censorship and Its Cultural Consequences (review)

pp. 84-86 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0001

Toni Morrison and the Idea of Africa (review)

pp. 86-89 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0004

The Americas

Figuring Modesty in Feminist Discourse Across the Americas, 1633–1700 (review)

pp. 89-92 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0008

Millennial Literatures of the Americas, 1402–2002 (review)

pp. 92-96 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0011


Multi-Ethnic Britain 2000+: New Perspectives in Literature, Film, and the Arts (review)

pp. 96-100 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0014

The Incarnation of Language: Joyce, Proust and a Philosophy of the Flesh (review)

pp. 100-103 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0017

International Faust Studies: Adaptation, Reception, Translation (review)

pp. 103-109 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0000

The Revivifying Word: Literature, Philosophy, and the Theory of Life in Europe's Romantic Age (review)

pp. 109-111 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0003

Flaubert and "Don Quijote": The Influence of Cervantes on "Madame Bovary." (review)

pp. 112-114 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0007

Jewish Literature

The Revolutionary Roots of Modern Yiddish, 1903–1917 (review)

pp. 114-117 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0010

When Kafka Says We: Uncommon Communities in German–Jewish Literature (review)

pp. 117-119 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0013

In Spite of Partition: Jews, Arabs, and the Limits of Separatist Imagination (review)

pp. 119-122 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0016


The Rhetoric of Sincerity (review)

pp. 122-126 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0019

The Other Night: Dreaming, Writing, and Restlessness in Twentieth-Century Literature (review)

pp. 126-129 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0002

Essays on Boredom and Modernity (review)

pp. 129-132 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0005


pp. 133-138 | DOI: 10.1353/cls.2011.0020

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