Modern Fiction Studies Department of English


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Modern Fiction Studies

John N. DuvallEditor

Robert P. MarzecAssociate Editor

Published for the Purdue English Department by the Johns Hopkins University Press

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65.2 (Summer 2019)

General Issue

  • Articles
    • Lindsay Starck, "Djuna Barnes's Ladies Almanack and the Politicization of Gossip"
    • Evelyn Funda, "'New World' Visions and Homegrown Art: National Authenticity in Works of Willa Cather and Antonín Dvořák"
    • Bede Scott, "The Mysteries of Mumbai: Terrorism and Banality in Sacred Games"
    • Rebecca Roach, "J. M. Coetzee's Aesthetic Automatism"
    • Mark Taylor, "The Strange Stimulus of the Forest: Bergsonism and Plantlike Posthumanism in D. H. Lawrence's Aaron's Rod"
    • Matthew Herman, "'The Whole in Small Compass': D'Arcy McNickle's Social Vision in The Surrounded"
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