Volume XIX. Number 1 (2013)

Editor’s Notes

Beáta Sáfrány
9/11 Conspiracy Theories

János Barcsák
Marking, Consciousness, Fabulation: The Lady’s Presence in Shelley’s “Sensitive Plant”

Ivett Császár
Being Bemused by National Pride: George Orwell’s Patriotism during the Second World War

Ali Shehzad Zaidi
Charles Brockden Brown’s Alcuin and Women’s Rights in Eighteenth-Century United States

Péter Gaál-Szabó
Liminal Places and Zora Neale Hurston’s Religio-Cultural Space in Their Eyes Were Watching God and Jonah’s Gourd Vine

Jared Griffin
“Dancing with a ghost”: Revolution and Whiteness in F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Offshore Pirate”

Teodóra Dömötör
Anxious Masculinity and Silencing in Ernest Hemingway’s “Mr. and Mrs. Elliot”

Pramod K. Nayar
The Biotechnological Uncanny: Frank Miller’s Ronin


Erika Mihálycsa
Writing on the Margins: Beckett Scholarship Out of the Archives


Anikó Sohár
An Almost-Scholarly Monograph
(Károly Pintér, The Anatomy of Utopia: Narration, Estrangement and Ambiguity in More, Wells, Huxley and Clarke)

Gyula Somogyi
Figures of Moses
(Barbara Johnson, Moses and Multiculturalism)

Csilla Bertha
Friel: The Political View
(Anthony Roche, Brian Friel: Theatre and Politics)

Mária Kurdi
Dramatizing Abjection: The World of Marina Carr through Kristevan Theory
(Rhona Trench, Bloody Living: The Loss of Selfhood in the Plays of Marina Carr)

Gyula Somogyi
Criticism and Pleasure
(Catherine Belsey, A Future for Criticism)

Ágnes Györke
Slavery in Fiction or History
(George Boulukos, The Grateful Slave: The Emergence of Race in Eighteenth-Century British and American Culture)

Judit Szathmári
Textbook Indians vs. Real People: A Tribute to Survival
(John A. Strong, The Unkechaug Indians of Eastern Long Island: A History)

Zoltán Peterecz
The Power of Personality: A New Interpretation of the Origins of the Cold War
(Frank Costigliola, Roosevelt’s Lost Alliances: How Personal Politics Helped Start the Cold War)

Szilárd Orosz
“Meet Me in Montauk”: Philosophers Explore the Spotless Mind
(Christopher Grau, ed., Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind)

Szilárd Orosz
David Mamet at His Best as Indie Auteur
(Yannis Tzioumakis, The Spanish Prisoner)