Modern 

Fiction Studies

MFS Modern Fiction Studies
Volume 51, Number 1, Spring 2005

CONTENTS

Articles

    James, Pearl.
  • History and Masculinity in F. Scott Fitzgerald's This Side of Paradise
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    Subject Headings:
    • Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940. This side of paradise.
    • Masculinity in literature.
    • History in literature.
    Wolfe, Jesse.
  • The Sane Woman in the Attic: Sexuality and Self-Authorship in Mrs. Dalloway
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    Subject Headings:
    • Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941. Mrs. Dalloway.
    • Sex in literature.
    • Marriage in literature.
    Hawkins, Stephanie L.
  • The Science of Superstition: Gertrude Stein, William James, and the Formation of Belief
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    Subject Headings:
    • Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946 -- Criticism and interpretation.
    • James, William, 1842-1910.
    • Science -- Philosophy.
    Regier, A. M.
  • Revolutionary Enunciatory Spaces: Ghost Dancing, Transatlantic Travel, and Modernist Arson in Gardens in the Dunes
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    Subject Headings:
    • Silko, Leslie, 1948- Gardens in the dunes.
    • Ghost dance in literature.

Review Essay

    Clymer, Jeffory A.
  • Naturalism's Histories
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    Subject Headings:
    • Dudley, John, 1965- Man's game: masculinity and the anti-aesthetics of American literary naturalism.
    • Fleissner, Jennifer (Jennifer L.) Women, compulsion, modernity: the moment of American naturalism.
    • Link, Eric Carl. Vast and terrible drama: American literary naturalism in the late nineteenth century.
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

Book Reviews

The Americas

    Arnold, Ellen L.
  • Silko: Writing Storyteller and Medicine Woman (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Fitz, Brewster E. (Brewster Edmunds), 1941- Silko: writing storyteller and medicine woman.
    • Silko, Leslie, 1948- -- Criticism and interpretation.
    Heberle, Mark A.
  • Soldiers Once and Still: Ernest Hemingway, James Salter, & Tim O'Brien (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Vernon, Alex, 1967- Soldiers once and still: Ernest Hemingway, James Salter, & Tim O'Brien.
    • War stories, American -- History and criticism.
    Laflen, Angela.
  • The Politics of the Visible in Asian North American Narratives (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Ty, Eleanor, 1958- Politics of the visible in Asian North American narratives.
    • American prose literature -- Asian American authors -- History and criticism.
    Mix, Deborah M.
  • Tell This Silence: Asian American Women Writers and the Politics of Speech (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Duncan, Patti, 1970- Tell this silence: Asian American women writers and the politics of speech.
    • American literature -- Asian American authors -- History and criticism.
    Smith, Shawn Michelle, 1965-
  • Blood Talk: American Race Melodrama and the Culture of the Occult (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Gillman, Susan Kay. Blood talk: American race melodrama and the culture of the occult.
    • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
    Wilson, Christopher P. (Christopher Pierce), 1952-
  • Literature, Amusement, and Technology in the Great Depression (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Solomon, William. Literature, amusement, and technology in the Great Depression.
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

British, Irish, and Postcolonial Literatures

    Ghosh, Bishnupriya.
  • Native Intelligence: Aesthetics, Politics, and Postcolonial Literature (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Bahri, Deepika, 1962- Native intelligence: aesthetics, politics, and postcolonial literature.
    • English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

Comparative Studies

    Bahri, Deepika, 1962-
  • Calibrations: Reading for the Social (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Quayson, Ato. Calibrations: reading for the social.
    • African literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
    Christie, John S., 1954-
  • Postethnic Narrative Criticism: Magicorealism in Oscar "Zeta" Acosta, Ana Castillo, Julie Dash, Hanif Kureishi, and Salman Rushdie (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Aldama, Frederick Luis, 1969- Postethnic narrative criticism: magicorealism in Oscar "Zeta" Acosta, Ana Castillo, Julie Dash, Hanif Kureishi, and Salman Rushdie.
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
    Felber, Lynette, 1951-
  • Women, Writing, and Fetishism, 1890-1950: Female Cross-Gendering (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Taylor, Clare L. Women, writing, and fetishism, 1890-1950: female cross-gendering.
    • American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
    Hall, Lezlie Margaret.
  • White Women Writers and Their African Inventions (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Lewis, Simon, 1960- White women writers and their African inventions.
    • Schreiner, Olive, 1855-1920 -- Knowledge -- Africa.

Theory and Cultural Studies

    Carmichael, Thomas Joseph Daniel, 1955-
  • Utopia Limited: The Sixties and the Emergence of the Postmodern (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • DeKoven, Marianne, 1948- Utopia limited: the sixties and the emergence of the postmodern.
    • Postmodernism -- Social aspects.
    Covey, William B.
  • Hardboiled & High Heeled: The Woman Detective in Popular Culture (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Mizejewski, Linda. Hardboiled & high heeled: the woman detective in popular culture.
    • Women detectives in mass media.
    Illouz, Eva, 1961-
  • Modern Love: Romance, Intimacy, and the Marriage Crisis (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Shumway, David R. Modern love: romance, intimacy, and the marriage crisis.
    • Marriage.

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