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Book Reviews

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Book Review


The Poetics of Spice: Romantic Consumerism and the Exotic (Timothy Morton) (Reviewed by Susan B. Taylor, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs)

The Gang: Coleridge, the Hutchinsons & the Wordsworths in 1802 (John Worthen) (Reviewed by Paul Magnuson, New York University)

Romanticism and Slave Narratives: Transatlantic Testimonies (Helen Thomas) (Reviewed by Alan J. Rice, University of Central Lancashire)

The Notorious Astrological Physician of London: Works and Days of Simon Forman (Barbara Howard Traister) (Reviewed by Kristen Poole, University of Delaware)

Jean Toomer and the Harlem Renaissance (Ed. Genevieve Fabre and Michel Feith)
The Evidence of Things Not Said (Lawrie Balfour)(Reviewed by Tyrone Williams, Xavier University)

The Melancholy of Race: Psychoanalysis, Assimilation, and Hidden Grief (Anne Anlin Cheng)(Reviewed by Peter Kearly, Wayne State University)

Rethinking the Holocaust (Yehuda Bauer) (Reviewed by Michael Bernard-Donals, University of Wisconsin, Madison)

Ethics: An Essay on the Understanding of Evil (Alain Badiou; Trans. Peter Hallward) (Reviewed by Michael Rothberg, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)

Chaos Theory and James Joyce’s Everyman (Peter Francis Mackey) (Reviewed by Pericles Lewis, Yale University)

Fashioning Sapphism: The Origins of a Modern English Lesbian Culture (Laura Doan) (Reviewed by Craig Smith, Wayne State University)

William Blake: The Creation of the Songs: From Manuscript to Illuminated Printing (Michael Phillips) (Reviewed by Michael Ferber, University of New Hampshire)

Quoting Shakespeare: Form and Culture in Early Modern Drama (Douglas Bruster) (Reviewed by Ken Jackson, Wayne State University)

The Reluctant Film Art of Woody Allen (Peter J. Bailey) (Reviewed by Mashey Bernstein, University of California, Santa Barbara)