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Volume 40 Number 2, Summer 1994

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From: MFS Modern Fiction Studies

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1993 Margaret Church MFS Memorial Prize

DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.1508



p. 228 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0649


Writers Among Terrorists: Don DeLillo's Mao II and the Rushdie Affair

pp. 229-252 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0782

Nocturnal Transgressions in The House of Sleep: Anna Kavan's Maternal Registers

pp. 253-277 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0915

Life After Death: The Allegorical Progress of Mrs. Dalloway

pp. 279-298 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0199

Playing a Game of Worlds in Nabokov's Pale Fire

pp. 299-317 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0332

Superlinear Fiction or Historical Diagram?: Don DeLillo's Libra

pp. 319-342 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0464

Review Essay

Mapping Amazement: John Irwin and the Calculus of Speculation

pp. 343-353 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0596

Recent Books on Modern Fiction

The Americas

Ethnic Passages: Literary Immigrants in Twentieth-Century America (review)

pp. 359-360 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0729

Imagining Paris: Exile, Writing, and American Identity (review)

pp. 360-362 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0862

Narrative Chance: Postmodern Discourse on Native American Indian Literatures (review)

pp. 362-364 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0995

Sweet Home: Invisible Cities in the Afro-American Novel (review)

pp. 364-365 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0279

Radical Representations: Politics and Form in U.S. Proletarian Fiction, 1929-1941 (review)

pp. 365-367 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0411

Katherine Anne Porter's Artistic Development: Primitivism, Traditionalism, and Totalitarianism (review)

pp. 367-369 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0542

James M. Cain and the American Authors Authority (review)

pp. 369-371 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0675

The Pleasures of Babel: Contemporary American Literature and Theory (review)

pp. 371-373 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0808

Flannery O'Connor and Cold War Culture (review)

pp. 373-375 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0941

The Ethics of Indeterminacy in the Novels of William Gaddis (review)

pp. 375-377 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0225

Gore Vidal: Writer Against the Grain (review)

pp. 377-378 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0358

Something and Nothingness: The Fiction of John Updike & John Fowles, and: John Updike: A Study of the Short Fiction, and: Updike's Version: Rewriting The Scarlet Letter, and: New Essays on Rabbit, Run, and: Conversations With John Updike (review)

pp. 379-385 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0490

Nobody's Home: Speech, Self and Place in American Fiction from Hawthorne to DeLillo (review)

pp. 385-386 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0622

Understanding Paul West (review)

pp. 386-387 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0755

Ambiguity and Gender in the New Novel of Brazil and Spanish America: A Comparative Assessment (review)

pp. 388-389 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0888

The Other Writing: Postcolonial Essays in Latin America's Writing Culture (review)

pp. 389-391 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.1021

Signs of Borges (review)

pp. 391-393 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0306

Passionate Fictions: Gender, Narrative, and Violence in Clarice Lispector (review)

pp. 393-395 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0438

British, Irish, and Postcolonial

Standard Deviations: Chance and the Modern British Novel (review)

pp. 397-399 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0570

Wisps of Violence: Producing Public and Private Politics in the Turn-of-the-Century British Novel (review)

pp. 399-400 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0703

Decolonizing Tradition: New Views of Twentieth-Century "British" Literary Canons (review)

pp. 400-402 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0836

Defiant Desire: Some Dialectical Legacies of D. H. Lawrence, and: D. H. Lawrence: Language and Being (review)

pp. 402-404 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0969

James Joyce and the Question of History (review)

pp. 404-406 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0254

Joyce in America: Cultural Politics and the Trials of Ulysses, and: Narrative Con/Texts in Dubliners (review)

pp. 406-411 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0386

Continental Europe

Proust: Philosophy of the Novel, and: Postmodern Proust (review)

pp. 413-415 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0517

Crossfire: Philosophy and the Novel in Spain, 1900-1934 (review)

pp. 416-417 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0650

Of Words and the World: Referential Anxiety in Contemporary French Fiction (review)

pp. 417-419 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0783

Beyond Metafiction: Self-Consciousness in Soviet Literature (review)

pp. 419-421 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0916

Comparative and Cultural Studies

Body Work: Objects of Desire in Modern Narrative (review)

pp. 423-428 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0200

Literature and Domination: Sex, Knowledge, and Power in Modern Fiction (review)

pp. 428-430 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0333

Writing Chicago: Modernism, Ethnography, and the Novel (review)

pp. 430-432 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0465

(Un)Like Subjects: Women, Theory, Fiction, and: Women in the House of Fiction: Post-War Women Novelists (review)

pp. 432-434 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0597

The Politics of Narration: James Joyce, William Faulkner, and Virginia Woolf (review)

pp. 434-435 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0730

Greatness Engendered: George Eliot and Virginia Woolf, and: The In-Between of Writing: Experience and Experiment in Drabble, Duras, and Arendt (review)

pp. 435-441 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0863

Arts of Impoverishment: Beckett, Rothko, Resnais (review)

pp. 441-443 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0996

Allegories of Empire: The Figure of Woman in the Colonial Text, and: Dialogics of the Oppressed (review)

pp. 443-446 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0280

Cold War Criticism and the Politics of Skepticism (review)

pp. 446-447 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0412

Reading Against Culture: Ideology and Narrative in the Japanese Novel (review)

pp. 448-449 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0543


Against Literature (review)

pp. 451-453 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0676

Reading the Other: Novels and the Problems of Other Minds (review)

pp. 453-455 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0809

Rereading (review)

pp. 455-456 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0942

Citation and Modernity: Derrida, Joyce and Brecht (review)

pp. 456-458 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.0226



pp. 459-462 | DOI: 10.1353/mfs.0.1516

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