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Volume 37

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VOL. 37, No. 1, 2000


The Wrath of Priapus: Rémy Belleau’s ‘Jean qui ne peult’ and its Traditions

Roger Kuin and Anne Lake Prescott

Historical Representation and the Scriptural Economy of Imperialism: Assia Djebar’s L’Amour, la fantasia and Cormac McCarthy’s Blood Meridian
Adrian V. Fielder

Archeo-logies of Modernity in transition and Documents 1929/30
Rainer Rumold

Book Reviews

Herbert Lindenberger, Opera in History: From Monteverdi to Cage
(Vera Stegman)

Frederick de Amas, ed., A Star-Crossed Golden Age: Myth and the Spanish Comedia
(Marie Cristina Quintero)

Dorrit Cohn, The Distinction of Fiction
(Craig S. Cravens)

Theodore Ziolkowski, The View from the Tower: Origins of an Antimodernist Image
(Joseph P. Strelka)

Douglas Hofstadter, Eugene Onegin: A Novel in Verse by Alexander Sergeevich Pushkin
(Adrian Wanner)

VOL. 37, No. 2, 2000

Myth in Black Elk Speaks and Aterui: The Empowering Matrix
Adam Lebowitz

Reconceptualizing the Linguistic Divide: Chinese and Western Theories of the Written Sign
Ming Dong Gu

Return to Japan: The Case of Endô Shûasku
Takao Hagiwara

An Allegory of Return: Murakami Haruki's The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
Susan Fisher

Inoue Yasushi's Reception of Valéry's 'Poésie Pure' During the 1930's
Matoshi Fujisawa

The Structure of a Tragedy through the Coming of the Black Ships: Shimazaki Toson's Before the Dawn and Hamelt
Saburo Sato

Return to Japan or Return to the West? Lafcadio Hearn's "A Conservative"
Sukehiro Hirakawa

German Images in Japanese Literature: An Intercultural and Intertextual Analysis
Katzuo Matsuda

In the Wake of Orientalism
James P. Rice

Tanizaki Jun'icirô's Pilgremage and Return
Kinya Tsuruta

Book Reviews
Parama, Roy, Indian Traffic: Identities in Question in Colonial and Postcolonial India
(Rosane Rocher)

David Leiwei Li, Imagining the Nation: Asian American Literature Cultural Consent
(Elaine Chang)

John L. Mahoney, ed., Seeing into the Life of Things: Essays on Literature and Religious Experience
(Patricia Ward)

David Polumbo-Liu, Asian/American: Historical Crossings of a Racial Frontier
(Adam Lebowitz)

Chris Bongie, Islands and Exiles: The Creole Identities of Post/Colonial Literature
(George Lang)

VOL. 37, NO. 3, 2000


The Comedy of the Monk’s Tale: Chaucer’s Hugelyn and Early commentary on Dante’s Ugolino
Daniel Pinti
Murderous Mothers and The Family/State Analogy in Classical and Renaissance Drama
Karen L. Raber

A. Owen Aldridge Essay Contest Winner

Nietzche: Utility, Aesthetics, History
Robert Doran
Book Reviews
Micheal Wood, Children of Silence: On Contemporary Fiction
(John M. Kopper)
Jonathan Brody Kramnick, Making the English Cannon: Print-Capitalism and the Cultural Past, 1700-1770
(Fred Parker)
Micheal B. Smith, Proper Names
(Thomas Trezise)
Lillian Corti, The Myth of Medea and the Murder of Children
(Christian Rogowski)
Werner Sollors, ed., Multilingual America: Transnationalism, Ethnicity, and the Languages of American Literature
(Caren Irr)

VOL. 37, No. 4, 2000

Make it Old: Lucian's A True Story, Joyce's Ulysses, and Homeric Patterns in Ancient Fiction
Brian Richardson

An Anglo-Norman Prose Tale and the Source of the Seventh Novel of the Seventh Day in Decameron
Roy J. Pearcy

Renan and Pater's Marius the Epicurean
John Coates

Book Reviews
Janet Lyon, Manifestoes: Provocations of the Modern
(Mark Morrisson)

Claudia Breger and Tobias Döring, eds., Figuren der/des Dritten, Erkundungen kultureller Zwischenräume
(Christiane Schönfeld)

Kathleen M. Balutansky and Marie-Agnès Sourieau, Caribbean Creolization: Reflections on the Cultural Dynamics of
Language, Literature, and Identity
(Lydie Moudileno)

R. J. Schork, Greek and Hellenic Culture in Joyce
(Michael Patrick Gillespie)

Allen Mandelbaum, Anthony Oldcorn, and Charles Ross, eds., Lectura Dantis. Inferno. A Canto-by-Canto Commentary
(Stefano Ugo Baldassarri)

Alain Montadon, Le roman au XVIIIe siècle en Europe
(Dick Frautschi)

Marshall Brown, ed., Eighteenth-Century Literary History: An MLQ Reader
(Philip Smallwood)