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Volume 39

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VOL. 39, No. 1, 2002

Influence or Confluence: Joyce, Eliot, Cohen and the Case for Comparative Studies
Alison Boulanger

Performance of Negation, Negation of Performance: Death and Desire in Kojève, Bataille, and Girard
Bo Earle 

A. Owen Aldridge Prize Winner 2001:
Stalled Flight: Horatian Remains in Baudelaire’s ‘Le Cygne’
Katherine Elkins

Book Reviews

Diego Saglia, Poetic Castles in Spain: British Romanticism and Figurations of Iberia
(Eliza E Beshero-Bondar)

Toby W. Clayman and Judith Vowles, eds., Russia Through Women’s Eyes: Autobiographies from Tsarist Russia
(Hilde Hoogenboom) 

Michael North, Reading 1922: A Return to the Scene of the Modern
(Jesse Matz)

Alex Davis and Lee M. Jenkins, eds., Locations of Literary Modernism: Region and Nation in British and American Modernist Poetry 
(Mark Morrison)

Werner Wolf, The Musicalization of Fiction: A Study in the Theory and History of Intermediality
(Carol R. Motta)

VOL. 39, No. 2, 2002

English in India and Indian Literature in English: The Early History, 1579-1834
Vinay Dharwadker

‘Sortir de l'Auberge’: Strategies of (False) Narration in Atwood and Triolet
Lorene M. Birden

Flotsam in the Migratory Wake: Relating the Plight of the Old in Frangipani House and Un plat de porc aux bananes vertes
Pascale De Souza

Book Reviews
Alfred J. López,  Posts and Pasts:  A Theory of Postcolonialism
(Steven F. Butterman)

Marie-Laure Ryan, ed., Cyberspace Textuality: Computer Technology and Literary Theory
(Kathleen L. Komar

Catherine Gallagher and Stephen Greenblatt, Practicing New Historicism
(Tanya Agathocleous and Emily C. Bartels)

Patrick Cheney and Lauren Silberman, eds., Worldmaking Spenser: Explorations in the Early Modern Age
(Lisa Celovsky)

Joseph G. Kronick, Derrida and the Future of Literature
(Irene E.Harvey)

Harold B. Segel, Body Ascendant: Modernism and the Physical Imperative
(Tim Scholl)

VOL. 39, No. 3, 2002

Beastly Colloquies: Of Plagiarism and Pluralism in Two Medieval Disputations Between Animals and Men
Lourdes María Alvarez

The Spirit of Ezra Pound’s Romance Philology: Dante’s Ironic Legacy of the Contingencies of Value
Carlos Riobó

“A Point of Reference for the Artist”: Stevens and Flaubert
B. J. Leggett

Book Reviews
Caroline A. Jewers, Chivalric Fiction and the History of the Novel
(Keith Busby)

Paul Peppis, Literature, Politics, and the English Avant-Garde: Nation and Empire, 1901-1918
(Scott W. Klein

Peter Barry,  Contemporary British Poetry and the City
(Kevin J. H. Dettmar)

Dale E. Peterson, Up From Bondage: The Literatures of Russian and African-American Soul
(Polina Rikoun)

Jonathan Bate, The Song of the Earth;James C. McKusick, Green Writing: Romanticism and Ecology
(Robert E. Burkholder)

Joseph G. Kronick, Derrida and the Future of Literature
(Irene E. Harvey)

Marie-Laure Ryan, Narrative as Virtual Reality: Immersion and Interactivity in Literature and Electronic Media; N. Katherine Hayles, How We Became Posthuman: Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics, Literature, and Informatics
(David S. Maill)

VOL. 39, No. 4, 2002

The Reception of Chinese Culture Reflected in Lafcadio Hearn’s Retelling of Chinese Literature
Junko Umemoto

Understanding Yoshimitsu Yoshihiko’s Mysticism
Akira Takahashi

Vision or Creation? Kojima Usui and the Literary Landscape of the Japanese Alps
Nobuko Fujioka

Representing Empire: A Reading of “From Tideway to Tideway”
Shizen Ozawa

Murakami Haruki and Anna Deavere Smith: Truth by Interview
Naomi Matsuoka

The Shaping of Gary Snyder’s Ecological Consciousness
Ayako Takahashi

Virtue’s Vogues: Eastern Authenticity and the Commodification of Chinese-ness on the 18th-Century Stage
Chi-ming Yang

Voyeurism and Aesthetics in the Turkish Bath: Lady Mary’s School of Female Beauty
Arthur J. Weitzman

Cosmopolitanism Depopulated: The Culture of Integration, Concealment, and Evacuation in Istanbul
Benton Komins

"Western" Lyricism and the Uses of Theory in Premodern Japanese Literature
Michael Sugimoto