Volume 34, Numbers 1 and 2 (2007)

Table of Contents


Myth and Ritual in Liam O'Flaherty's Short Story "Spring Sowing"
Afroditi Panaghis
Creating the Rogue Hero: Literary Devices in the Picaresque Novels of Martin Amis, Richard Russo, Michael Chabon, Jonathan Safran Foer, and Steve Tesich
Jamie McCulloch
Secrecy and Self-Invention: Philip Roth's Postmodern Identity in The Human Stain
G. Neelakantan
A Narrative of Migration: Gabrielle Alioth's Die Erfindung von Liebe und Tod
Silke R. Falkner
Performing Identity in Gish Jen's Mona in the Promised Land
Fu-Jen Chen
Challenging Conventional Recreations of the Western Past: Frank Bergon's Shoshone Mike
David Rio
Orality and Subversion in Jack Mapanje's Of Chameleons and Gods
Reuben Makayiko Chirambo
The Embrace of the Rosebush: Anti-Hebraism in Modern Jewish Literature
David Aberbach
Andrei Bitov on "Russian Wealth"
Cynthia Simmons
"Subterranean Fires" and the "Weeds" of Asian Modernity in Lu Xun, Yosano Akiko, and Oba Minako
Dennitza Gabrakova
Toni Morrison's Quarrel with the Civil Rights Ideology in Love
G. Neelakantan, Sathyaraj Venkatesan
Socialist Realism and the Success of Famous All Over Town
Arnd Bohm

Book Reviews

Jeffrey J. Folks. In A Time of Disorder: Form and Meaning in Southern Fiction from Poe to O'Connor
Axel Knoenagel
Laurence M. Porter and Eugene F. Gray. Gustave Flaubert's "Madame Bovary." A Reference Guide
Timothy Raser
Duncan Petrie. Contemporary Scottish Fictions: Film, Television and the Novel
Gavin Miller
Anne Tyler. Back When We Were Grownups
Nora Foster Stovel
Pauline Kaldas and Khaled Mattawa, eds. Dinarzad's Children: An Anthology of Contemporary Arab American Fiction
Carol Fadda-Conrey
Alan Freeman. Imagined Worlds: Fiction by Scottish Women 1900–1935
Gavin Miller
John Clement Ball. Imagining London: Postcolonial Fiction and the Transnational Metropolis
Justin D. Edwards
Robert Walser. The Robber
Josef Schmidt
Psiche Hughes, ed. Violations: Stories of Love by Latin American Women
Michael Hardin
Vijay Lakshmi. Pomegranate Dreams & Other Stories
Robin E. Field
Daylanne K. English. Unnatural Selections: Eugenics in American Modernism and the Harlem Renaissance
Axel Knoenagel
Amin Malak. Muslim Narratives and the Discourse of English
Günseli Sönmez İşçi
Peter Swirski. From Lowbrow to Nobrow
Selina Lai
Ian D. Copestake, ed. American Postmodernity: Essays on the Recent Fiction of Thomas Pynchon
Axel Knoenagel
Peter Kafer. Charles Brockden Brown's Revolution and the Birth of American Gothic
Eric Daffron
Neil Ten Kortenaar. Self, Nation, Text in Salman Rushdie's "Midnight's Children"
R. S. Krishnan
Terry Eagleton. The English Novel: An Introduction
Sabah A. Salih
Ignacio López-Calvo. God and Trujillo: Literal and Cultural Representations of the Dominican Dictator
Alfonso González
Justin D. Edwards. Gothic Canada: Reading the Spectre of a National Literature
Jennifer Andrews
Jane Campbell. A. S. Byatt and the Heliotropic Imagination
Arnd Bohm
Anne Tyler. The Amateur Marriage; Joanna Trollope. Second Honeymoon
Nora Foster Stovel
Margaret Drabble. The Red Queen
Nora Foster Stovel
Paul Comeau. Margaret Laurence's Epic Imagination
Laura Strong Davis
Alison Lurie. Truth and Consequences
Nora Foster Stovel
Rawi Hage. De Niro's Game
Nouri Gana
Şeyh Galip. Beauty and Love
Dilek Direnç
Zina J. Gimpelevich. Vasil Bykau: His Life and Works
Per Anders Rudling
Marlene Kadar, Linda Warley, Jeanne Perreault, Susanna Egan, eds. Tracing the Autobiographical
Sunka Simon
The International Fiction Review Index