Category: issues

Vol. 8, Nos. 1–2 (2017)

Articles The Promise of Rain: Representation of Place in Louis Owens’s Nightland Hana Sobotková JFK and Jed Bartlet: Catholic Archetypes, Catholic Stereotypes, Catholic Fictions John Andreas Fuchs Sociological Storytelling in Film and Literature Vincent N. Parrillo Beyond Individual Space: The

Vol. 7, Nos. 1–2 (2016)

Articles The Specters of the Unspoken Past: Trauma in Graham Swift’s Wish You Were Here Petr Chalupský The American Dream in Hunter S. Thompson’s Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Evan Oxman Racism and Fascism in Roger Corman’s Film Adaptation

Vol. 6, No. 2 (Fall 2015)

Articles Blessed Family History: Inventing the Past in Louis Owens’s “Blessed Sunshine”> Hana Sobotková Mary Lambert’s Film Adaptation of Kate Chopin’s The Awakening: Edna Pontellier as an Aphrodite/Venus Figure in Grand Isle Tara Hembrough Negotiating the Quandaries of Post-9/11 Pakistani

Vol. 6, No. 1 (Spring 2015)

Articles Ascension of the Pop Icon: The Creativity of Kitsch (Not Only) in a Music Video by Lana Del Rey Tomáš Jirsa Leonard Cohen, the Priest of a Catacomb Religion Jiří Měsíc “A Shameless Assimilationist” in a State of Evolution:

Vol. 5, No. 2 (Fall 2014)

Articles Travels into History: Ernest J. Gaines’s African-American Odyssey in The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman Gérald Préher The Sneaky Victory of a Genre: The Story of One Czech Western Petr Bilík “Becoming Anglicised?” The Increasing Importance of English Characters

Vol. 5, No. 1 (Spring 2014)

Articles A Literary Genealogy: Faulkner, García Márquez, and Mo Yan M. Thomas Inge Paul Robeson’s Ambiguous Film Legacy Paul Von Blum The Cognitive Model of the Vampire and Its Accommodation in the Twentieth Century Ivan Čipkár Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans

Vol. 4, No. 2 (Fall 2013)

Articles Love and Death in 1950s Suburbia: The Novel and Film Revolutionary Road Richard A. Voeltz National and Transnational Identities in Salman Rushdie’s The Moor’s Last Sigh Radek Glabazňa Ethnic Diaspora through the Kitchen: Foodways in the Postcolonial Feminist Discourse

Vol. 4, No. 1 (Spring 2013)

Articles James Fenimore Cooper as a Western Author and the 1920 Film Adaptation of The Last of the Mohicans Michal Peprník “I Will Pay That Price as a Poet to Speak My Truth”: Feminism, Activism, and the Historical Moment of

Vol. 3, No. 2 (Spring 2012)

Articles P. L. Travers, Walt Disney, and the Making of Mary Poppins M. Thomas Inge Barry Hannah: In the Academy but Not of It Brad Vice Growing Up Barbadian American: Assimilation, Ethnicity and Identity in Brown Girl, Brownstones by Paule

Vol. 3, No. 1 (Fall 2011)

Articles James Fenimore Cooper as a War Novelist Jozef Pecina For a Breath of Air: Scottishness in the Writing of Kathleen Jamie Pavlína Flajšarová The Assertion of Body for a Sense of Place in Barbara Kingsolver’s Animal Dreams Jiannan Tang