Modern Fiction Studies Department of English

Volume 6 - 1960

[Issue 1 2 3 4]

Issue 1

Editor: Maurice Beebe
Special Issue: Robert Penn Warren

The "Little Myth" of Robert Penn Warren
Everett Carter
Pages 3-12

"At Heaven's Gate": The Major Themes
John Lewis Longley, Jr.
Pages 13-24

Polarity of Themes in "All the King's Men"
Elizabeth M. Kerr
Pages 25-46

Philosophy, "World Enough and Time," and the Art of the Novel
John W. Rathbun
Pages 47-54

The Required Past: "World Enough and Time"
Robert Berner
Pages 55-64

Journey to the Interior: "The Cave"
Leonard Casper
Pages 65-72

Robert Penn Warren and the Journey to the West
Joe Davis
Pages 73-82

Criticism of Robert Penn Warren: A Selected Checklist
Maurice Beebe & Erin Marcus
Pages 83-88

Issue 2

Editor: Maurice Beebe
General Issue

The Scene of Violence: Dostoevsky and Dreiser
Frederick J. Hoffman
Pages 91-105

"Winesburg, Ohio": Art and Isolation
Edwin Fussell
Pages 106-114

Steinbeck's Version of the Pastoral
Charles R. Metzger
Pages 115-124

Joyce and Meredith: A Question of Influence and Tradition
Donald Fanger
Pages 125-130

The Narrator as Center in "The Wings of the Dove"
Leo Bersani
Pages 131-144

"Gimmick" and Metaphor in the Novels of William Golding
James Gindin
Pages 145-152

Nature, Man, and God in Bunin's "The Gentleman from San Francisco"
Seymour L. Gross
Pages 153-163

Who Was Gilbert Osmond?
Leon Edel
Page 164

Hemingway and Cézanne: An Indebtedness
Robert L. Lair
Pages 165-167

Crane's Use of Color in "The Red Badge of Courage"
Claudia C. Wogan
Pages 168-172

Modern Fiction Newsletter
Pages 173-191

Issue 3

Editor: Maurice Beebe
Special Issue: Thomas Hardy

"The Mayor of Casterbridge": A New Fiction Defined
Frederick R. Karl
Pages 195-213

The "Poetics" of "The Return of the Native"
John Paterson
Pages 214-222

Hardy's "Gurgoyles"
Richard C. Carpenter
Pages 223-232

Hardy's "Seeming or Personal Impressions": The Symbolical Use of Image and Contrast in "Jude the Obscure"
Frederick P. W. McDowell
Pages 233-250

"The Woodlanders" as Traditional Pastoral
Robert Y. Drake, Jr.
Pages 251-257

Criticism of Thomas Hardy: A Selected Checklist
Maurice Beebe, Bonnie Culotta, & Erin Marcus
Pages 258-279

Issue 4

Editor: Maurice Beebe
Special Issue: Theories and Trends in the Criticism of Fiction

The Necessary Stylist: A New Critical Revision
Mark Spilka
Pages 283-298

Ernest Hemingway: The Meaning of Style
John Graham
Pages 298-313

Tolstoy's "The Death of Ivan Ilyich" and Jamesian Fictional Imperatives
Edward Wasiolek
Pages 314-324

Bergson's Theory of the Novel
Shiv K. Kumar
Pages 325-336

Nathalie Sarraute: An Approach to the Novel
John H. Matthews
Pages 337-344

Reality and the Hero: "Lolita" and "Henderson the Rain King"
Daniel J. Hughes
Pages 345-386

Modern Fiction Newsletter
Pages 365-386

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