Volume III. Number 1 (1997)

Theory

PREFACE

INTERVIEWS

A Talk with William H. Gass
by Ildikó Kaposi

A Talk with Catherine Belsey
by Antal Bókay

AESTHETICS, CULTURE, INTERCULTURALITY/MULTICULTURALISM

Heinz Ickstadt
"In the Wake of the Formal Revolution..."

Hartwig Isernhagen
Interculturality and Changing Notions of the Aesthetic

Mihály Szegedy-Maszák
On the Uses and Limits of Multiculturalism

INTERPRETIVE COMMUNITIES

György C. Kálmán
What is Wrong with Interpretive Communities

Gábor Bezeczky
Self-Consuming Arguments

Ferenc Odorics
Interpretive Communities: To Be Interpreted, Or A Light Intoxication of Freedom

András Veres
The Interpretive Community: Fiction Or Reality?

Ferenc Odorics
Footnotes to András Veres's "The Interpretive Community: Fiction Or Reality?"

József Szili
A Legitimiation of Disinterpretive Communities

CANON

Enikö Bollobás
Avatars of Poetic Traditions: Rainbows, Floodgates, and Enemy Camps in the US Canon Debate

Donald Wesling
Constructivist Theory and the Literary Canon

MAGIC REALISM

Tamás Bényei
Rereading "Magic Realism"

BOOK REVIEWS

NOTES ON CONTRIBUTORS