Current Table of Contents

Nineteenth-Century French Studies volume 48 numbers 3 & 4 / Spring–Summer 2020 (click here for book reviews)



Colin Foss, François Proulx, Raisa Rexer, and Jessica Tanner, edited by Rachel Mesch
Incipit: Reflections on Gender Studies in Our Field



Michelle C. Lee
The Fantastic (as) Negligent Orientalism in Honoré de Balzac’s La Peau de chagrin 

Clint Bruce
Looking at the Colonial Atlantic, Ironically: Slavery and the Idea of Africa in Eugène Sue’s Atar-Gull

Amy Wigelsworth
Smoke and Mirrors: Secret Societies and Self-Reflexivity in the mystères urbains

Cory Browning
Literary Terror to Advance Democracy? Victor Hugo, Rancière, and the Body

Rachel Skokowski
The Needle and the Pen: Etching and the Goncourt Brothers’ Novels

Soundouss El Kettani
Zola épistolier ou comment se réhabiliter par les lettres

Helen Craske
Partners in Crime? Scandalous Complicity Between Rachilde and Jean Lorrain

Alexandre Dubois
L’écriture en suspension ou l’“action restreinte” de Mallarmé



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Parker, Shalon. Painting the Prehistoric Body in Late Nineteenth-Century France
Alexandre Bonafos

Allan, Scott, et al., editors. Manet and Modern Beauty: The Artist’s Last Years 
Louis Marvick

O’Brien, David. Exiled in Modernity: Delacroix, Civilization, and Barbarism
Tom Stammers



Grossman, Kathryn M., and Bradley Stephens, editors. Les Misérables and its Afterlives: Between Page, Stage, and Screen
Hugo, Victor. Les Misérables. Edited by Henri Scepi with the collaboration of Dominique Moncond’huy

Stéphanie Boulard

Bellos, Davis. The Novel of the Century: The Extraordinary Adventure of Les Misérables
Sarah E. Mosher



Bell, Dorian. Globalizing Race: Antisemitism and Empire in French and European Culture
Seth Graebner

Burns, Emily C. Transnational Frontiers: The American West in France 
Jennifer Forrest



Marcus, Sharon. The Drama of Celebrity
Kathryn A. Haklin

Jarry, Charlotte. Lettres à Rachilde et Alfred Vallette (1907–1918)
Melanie Hawthorne

Schuerewegen, Franc. Le Vestiaire de Chateaubriand 
Flavien Bertran de Balanda



Diaz, José-Luis, et Marine Le Bail, éditeurs. L’Histoire littéraire des bibliophiles
Elsa Courant

Absalyamova, Elina, and Valérie Stiénon, editors. Les Voix du lecteur dans la presse française au XIXe siècle
Jena Whitaker

Cabanès, Jean-Louis. La Fabrique des valeurs dans la littérature du XIXe siècle 
Florence Vatan

Valazza, Nicolas. La Poésie délivrée: le livre en question du Parnasse à Mallarmé 
Sarah Hastings-Rudolf



Brown, Howard G. Mass Violence and the Self: From the French Wars of Religion to the Paris Commune
Colin Foss

Legacey, Erin-Marie. Making Space for the Dead: Catacombs, Cemeteries, and the Reimagining of Paris, 1780–1830
Céline Brossillon

Díaz Cornide, Martina. La Belle Époque des amours fétichistes
Michael R. Finn