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Neostoicism and the Economics of Revenge in Cyril Tourneur's The Atheist's Tragedy                          Matthew Kendrick


Queer Fragments: Ruination and Sexuality in E. M. Foster

Jonah Corne


Crafting Hermaphroditism: Gale Wilhelm's Lesbian Modernism in We Too Are Drifting

Chase Dimock


Engaging Foundational Narratives in Morrison's Paradise and Pynchon's Mason & Dixon
David Schell


Thomas Hardy's The Well-Beloved: A "Ghost" Story

Donguk Kim


Trauma and Identity Politics in Ai's Dread

Julie Goodspeed-Chadwick












Book Reviews

Review of Christian Fundamentalism and the Culture of Disenchantment, by Paul Maltby
Mark Eaton

Review of Lessons in Secular Criticism, by Stathis Gourgouris
Jack Dudley

Review of The Oracle and the Curse: A Poetics of Justice from the Revolution to the Civil War, by Caleb Smith
Dominic Mastroianni

Review of The Motherless Child in the Novels of Pauline Hopkins, by Jill Bergman
Kyle Gipson

Review of Sites of Slavery: Citizenship and Racial Democracy in the Post-Civil Rights Imagination, by Salamishah Tillet Patricia Stuelke

Review of Animacies: Biopolitics, Racial Mattering, and Queer Affect, by Mel Y. Chen
Christine Yao

Review of Comics and Narration, by Thierry Groensteen
Paul Williams

Review of Narrative Care: Biopolitics and the Novel, by Arne De Boever
Nicolette Bragg

Review of The Tropics Bite Back: Culinary Coups in Caribbean Literature, by Valéie Loichot

Elena Machado Sáez

Review of Everyday Reading: Poetry and Popular Culture in Modern America, by Mike Chasar
David Levine








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