Volume XXIII. Number 2 (2017)

Editor’s Notes

Donald E. Morse
In Memoriam Sam Shepard

Robert Kusek and Wojciech Szymański
Ali Smith’s How to be Both and the Nachleben of Aby Warburg: “Neither here nor there”

Paulina Ambroży
“The Third Image”: Ekphrasis and Memory in Charles Simic’s Dime-Store Alchemy: The Art of Joseph Cornell

Réka M. Cristian
The Art of Erasure: Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Olympias

Nathaniel Sikand-Youngs
“Another spirit, other thoughts, another colouring”: Performances of Race in Antonín Dvořák’s Symphony No. 9 From the New World

Balázs Sánta
Action Hero vs. Tragic Hero: First Blood, Cultural Criticism, and Schelling’s Theory of Tragedy

Éva Federmayer
Migrants and Disaster Subcultures in the Late Anthropocene: An Ecocritical Reading of Octavia Butler’s Parable Novels

Krzysztof Wasilewski
The Image of Immigrants as Anarchists in the American Press, 1886-1888


Ildikó Limpár
The Hunger Games Trilogy as a Text for Education


Mária Kurdi
Experimental Dramaturgy, Intellectual and Art-related Subjects in Irish Theatre
(Guy Woodward, ed., Across the Boundaries: Talking about Thomas Kilroy)

Zsolt K. Virágos
Strategies of Silencing
(William J. Maxwell, F.B. Eyes: How J. Edgar Hoover’s Ghostreaders Framed African American Literature)

Judit Szathmári
Pocahontas Incarcerated: An Activist’s Account of Early Twentieth-Century Native America
(Kristina Ackley and Cristina Stanciu, eds., Laura Cornelius Kellogg: Our Democracy and the American Indian and Other Works)

Anna Kérchy
Blending Beauty and the Beast: Metamorphic Body Regimes of a Somatic Society
(Heike Steinhoff, Transforming Bodies: Makeovers and Monstrosities in American Culture)

Balázs Venkovits
Advancing the Discourse on Travel Writing
(Julia Kuehn and Paul Smethurst, eds., New Directions in Travel Writing Studies)

Kata Anna Váró
Acknowledging Hybridity
(Elena Oliete-Aldea, Hybrid Heritage on Screen: The “Raj Revival” in the Thatcher Era)

Imola Nagy-Seres
The Post-millennial British Novel
(Nick Bentley, Nick Hubble, and Leigh Wilson, eds., The 2000s: A Decade of Contemporary British Fiction)

Emma Bálint
Shifting Perspectives in Adaptations
(Julie Grossman, Literature, Film, and Their Hideous Progeny: Adaptation and ElasTEXTity)

Máté Gergely Balogh
Interpretations of Reagan’s Legacy
(Jeffrey L. Chidester and Paul Kengor, eds., Reagan’s Legacy in a World Transformed)

Georgina Bozsó
The Formations of Masculinities
(Stefan Horlacher, ed., Configuring Masculinity in Theory and Literary Practice)