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Volume 50, Number 4, 2013

Table of Contents


The Problem of Literary Generations: Origins and Limitations

pp. 567-588

Ghostwriting History: Subverting the Reception of Le regard du roi and Le devoir de violence

pp. 589-617

Persuasive Ironies: Utopian Readings of Swift and Krasicki

pp. 618-642

Captive Memories: Articulate vs. Disarticulated Silences in David Guterson’s Snow Falling on Cedars and Wendy Catran’s The Swap

pp. 643-669

Noirse-Made-Earsy: Noise in Finnegans Wake

pp. 670-687

Book Reviews

Reading Theory Now: An ABC of Good Reading with J. Hillis Miller by Éamonn Dunne (review)

pp. 688-692

East West Mimesis: Auerbach in Turkey by Kader Konuk (review)

pp. 692-695

From Continuity to Contiguity: Toward a New Jewish Literary Thinking by Dan Miron (review)

pp. 695-698

From Kabbalah to Class Struggle: Expressionism, Marxism, and Yiddish Literature in the Life and Work of Meir Wiener by Mikhail Krutikov (review)

pp. 699-702

From Utopia to Apocalypse: Science Fiction and the Politics of Catastrophe by Peter Y. Paik (review)

pp. 702-705

Witnessness: Beckett, Dante, Levi, and the Foundations of Responsibility by Robert Harvey (review)

pp. 705-707

J. M. Coetzee and the Novel: Writing and Politics After Beckett by Patrick Hayes (review)

pp. 708-710

Unoriginal Genius: Poetry by Other Means in the New Century by Marjorie Perloff (review)

pp. 710-714

Negotiating Afropolitanism: Essays on Borders and Spaces in Contemporary African Literature and Folklore Edited by Jennifer Wawrzinek and J. K. S. Makokha (review)

pp. 714-717

Globalizing American Studies Edited by Brian T. Edwards and Dilip Parameshwar Gaonkar (review)

pp. 717-720

Theaters of Justice: Judging, Staging, and Working Through in Arendt, Brecht, and Delbo by Yasco Horsman (review)

pp. 720-723

Postcolonial Gothic Fictions from the Caribbean, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand by Alison Rudd (review)

pp. 723-725

Online Book Reviews

Classical Literary Careers and Their Reception Edited by Philip Hardie and Helen Moore (review)

Binding Violence: Literary Visions of Political Origins by Moira Fradinger (review)

Homer’s “Odyssey” and the Near East by Bruce Louden (review)

Courtly Seductions, Modern Subjections: Troubadour Literature and the Medieval Construction of the Modern World by Fidel Fajardo-Acosta (review)

Specters of Conquest: Indigenous Absence in Transatlantic Literatures by Adam Lifshey (review)

Freedom Readers: The African American Reception of Dante Alighieri and the “Divine Comedy” by Dennis Looney (review)

The Noir Atlantic: Chester Himes and the Birth of the Francophone African Novel by Pim Higginson (review)

Standing by the Ruins: Elegiac Humanism in Wartime and Postwar Lebanon by Ken Seigneurie (review)

George Eliot, European Novelist by John Rignall (review)

Valéry’s Graveyard: “Le cimetière marin,” Translated, Described, and Peopled by Hugh P. McGrath and Michael Comenetz (review)


pp. 726-732

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