Volume 27, Numbers 1 and 2 (2000)

Table of Contents


Ingeborg Drewitz's Das Hochhaus: The Family Meal and the Myth of Communion
John L. Plews
The Other Questioned: Exoticism and Displacement in Michael Ondaatje's The English Patient
Eleanor Ty
In Defense of Flat Characters: A Discussion of Their Value to Charles Dickens, Jane Austen, and Leo Tolstoy
George R. Clay
Coercion to Speak in J. M. Coetzee's Life & Times of Michael K
Arnd Bohm
Acid in the Nation's Bloodstream: Satire, Violence, and the Indian Body Politic in Salman Rushdie's The Moor's Last Sigh
John Clement Ball
Violent Days: Algerian Women Writers and the Civil Crisis
Patricia Geesey
At the End of The Rainbow: Reading Lesbian Identities in D.H. Lawrence's Fiction
Justin D. Edwards
Liberation Theology and Translation Theory in Galdòs's Nazarìn
Roger Moore
El Evangelio de Lucas Gavilàn: Vicente Lenero's Adaptation of the Gospel to Contemporary Mexico
Angel-Martìn Rodrìguez-Pèrez

Book Reviews

Alejandro Hernàndez Dìaz. The Cuban Mile
Gail R. Pool
Nikolai Bukharin. How It All Began
Victor Terras
Gustavo Fares and Eliana C. Hermann, eds. Contemporary Argentinean Women Writers. A Critical Anthology
Omar Basabe
Yulisa Amadu Maddy. No Past, No Present, No Future
John Eustace
Evelyne Accad. Wounding Words: A Woman's Journal in Tunisia
John Eustace
Jay Bern. A Long Way
Will C. van den Hoonaard
Ronald Carter and John McRae. The Routledge History of Literature in English. Britain & Ireland
C. J. Ganter
John H. Pearson. The Prefaces of Henry James: Framing the Modern Reader
Ricardo Miguel-Alfonso
Michael Wood. Children of Silence: On Contemporary Fiction
Roger Seamon
Ishaq Musa al-Husayni. Memoirs of a Hen: A Present-Day Palestinian Fable
Issa J. Boullata
Marian Sia and Santiago Sia. The Fountain Arethuse
Piet Defraeye
Eleni Coundouriotis. Claiming History: Colonialism, Ethnography, and the Novel
Ode S. Ogede
I. F. Clarke, ed. The Great War with Germany, 1890-1914: Fictions and Fantasies of the War-to-come
Ann P. Linder
George R. Clay. Tolstoy's Phoenix: From Method to Meaning in "War and Peace"
Edward Wasiolek
Peter Dickinson. Here Is Queer: Nationalism, Sexualities, and the Literatures of Canada
Dennis Denisoff
Violeta Kelertas. "Come into My Time." Lithuania in Prose Fiction, 1970-90
Diana Spokiene
Victor Brombert. In Praise of Antiheroes: Figures and Themes in Modern European Literature, 1830-1980
Jerry A. Varsava
Bo Lundè. (Re)educating the Reader: Fictional Critiques of Poststructuralism in Banville's "Dr Copernicus"
Arnd Bohm
Robert Goddard. Caught in the Light
Nora Foster Stovel
Saad Elkhadem. Two Avant-Garde Egyptian Novels. "The Great Egyptian Novel," "From Travels of the Egyptian Odysseus"
Nieves Paradela
Wendell Mayo. In Lithuanian Wood
Diana Spokiene
Megan Perigoe Stitt. Metaphors of Change in the Language of Nineteenth-Century Fiction: Scott, Gaskell, and Kingsley
Holly E. Pike
Elke P. Frederiksen and Elizabeth G. Ametsbichler, eds. Women Writers in German-Speaking Countries: A Bio-Bibliographical Sourcebook
Christoph Lorey
Nicolai Riedel. Uwe Johnson-Bibliographie 1959-1998
Kurt J. Fickert