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Abbott, H. Porter. The Cambridge Introduction to Narrative. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2002. Reviewed by David Herman in symploke Vol. 11, Nos. 1-2 (2003): 263-264.

Abel, Marco. Violent Affect: Literature, Cinema, and Critique after Representation. Lincoln, NE: U of Nebraska P, 2008. Reviewed by Aaron Jaffe in symploke Vol.18, Nos. 1-2 (2010): 407-409.

Abrams, M. H. The Fourth Dimension of a Poem and Other Essays. New York and London: W. W. Norton and Company, 2012. Reviewed by William D. Melaney in symploke Vol. 21, Nos. 1-2 (2013): 401-403.

Adorno, Theodor W. Current of Music: Elements of a Radio Theory. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp, 2006. Reviewed by Steven Helmling in symploke Vol. 15, Nos. 1-2 (2007): 353-358.

Agamben, Giorgio. The Sacrament of Language: An Archaeology of the Oath. Adam Kotsko. Stanford: Stanford UP, 2010. Reviewed by Justin Clemens in symploke Vol. 19, Nos. 1-2 (2011): 414-416.

Ahad, Badia Sahar. Freud Upside Down: African American Literature and Psychoanalytic Culture. Chicago: U of Illinois P, 2010. Reviewed by Sheldon George in symploke Vol. 19, Nos. 1-2 (2011): 402-404.

Ali, Tariq. Conversations with Edward Said. London: Seagull Books, 2006. Reviewed by William V. Spanos in symploke Vol. 15, Nos. 1-2 (2007): 326-330.

Allitt, Patrick. I’m the Teacher, You’re the Student: A Semester in the University Classroom. Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 2005. Reviewed by Andrew Hoberek in symploke Vol. 14, Nos. 1-2 (2006): 360-361.

Anderson, Perry. The Origins of Postmodernity. London. New York: Verso, 1998. Reviewed by Christian Moraru in symploke Vol. 6, Nos. 1-2 (1998): 188-191.

Anker, Elisabeth R. Orgies of Feeling: Melodrama and the Politics of Freedom. Durham: Duke UP, 2014. Reviewed by Tyler J. Pollard in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 537-538.

Appiah, Kwame Anthony. Experiments in Ethics. Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 2008. Reviewed by Horace L. Fairlamb in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 324-327.

Armstrong, Paul B. How Literature Plays with the Brain: The Neuroscience of Reading and Art. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins UP, 2013. Reviewed by Patrick Colm Hogan in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 416-418.

Badiou, Alain. Metapolitics. Trans. Jason Barker. London: Verso, 2005. Reviewed by Andrew J. Taggart in symploke Vol. 14, Nos. 1-2 (2006): 297-305.

Badiou, Alain. The Century. Alberto Toscano. Cambridge and Malden, MA: Polity P, 2008. Reviewed by Andrew Taggart in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 311-313.

Balaev, Michelle. The Nature of Trauma in American Novels. Evanston, Northwestern UP, 2012. Reviewed by Henry James Morello in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 422-425.

Ball, Howard, S.D. Berkowitz, and Mbulelo Mzamane, eds. Multicultural Education in Colleges and Universities: A Transdisciplinary Approach. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1998. Reviewed by Patrick Bruch in symploke Vol. 10, Nos. 1-2 (2002): 196-200.

Barta, Peter I., ed. Gender and Sexuality in Russian Civilization. London: Routledge, 2001. Reviewed by Kathleen M. Ahern in symploke Vol. 10, Nos. 1-2 (2002): 222-224.

Barta, Peter I., Allen Miller, Charles Platter, and David Shepherd, eds. Carnivalizing Difference: Bakhtin and the Other. London: Routledge, 2001. Reviewed by Lee Templeton in symploke Vol. 10, Nos. 1-2 (2002): 210-212.

Baudrillard, Jean. Paroxysm: Interviews with Philippe Petit. Trans. Chris Turner. London and New York: Verso, 1998. Reviewed by Christian Moraru in symploke Vol. 7, Nos. 1-2 (1999): 197-202.

Bauman, Zygmunt. Globalization: The Human Consequences. New York: Columbia UP, 1998. Reviewed by Christian Moraru in symploke Vol. 7, Nos. 1-2 (1999): 197-202.

Bauman, Zygmunt. Does Ethics Have a Chance in a World of Consumers?. Cambridge, MA: Harvard UP, 2008. Reviewed by Horace L. Fairlamb in symploke Vol.18, Nos. 1-2 (2010): 392-394.

Beecroft, Alexander. An Ecology of World Literature: From Antiquity to the Present Day. London and New York: Verso, 2015. Reviewed by John Pizer in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 575-577.

Bell, Jeffrey A. Philosophy at the Edge of Chaos: Gilles Deleuze and the Philosophy of Difference. Toronto: Toronto UP, 2006. Reviewed by Adrian Parr in symploke Vol. 15, Nos. 1-2 (2007): 388-390.

Berliner, Todd. Hollywood Incoherent: Narration in Seventies Cinema. Austin: U of Texas P, 2010. Reviewed by Sarah Kozloff in symploke Vol.18, Nos. 1-2 (2010): 426-427.

Berman, Jessica. Modernist Fiction, Cosmopolitanism, and the Politics of Community. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge UP, 2001. Reviewed by Aaron Jaffe in symploke Vol. 10, Nos. 1-2 (2002): 227-228.

Berman, Jacob Rama. American Arabesque: Arabs, Islam, and the 19th-Century Imaginary. New York and London: New York UP, 2012. Reviewed by Wail S. Hassan in symploke Vol. 21, Nos. 1-2 (2013): 420-421.

Bertens, Hans, and Douwe Fokkema, eds. International Postmodernism. Theory and Practice. Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 1996. Reviewed by Christian Moraru in symploke Vol. 5, Nos. 1-2 (1997): 236-239.

Bérubé, Michael. What's Liberal About the Liberal Arts?: Classroom Politics and "Bias" in Higher Education. New York: W. W. Norton, 2006. Reviewed by Sharon O'Dair in symploke Vol. 15, Nos. 1-2 (2007): 359-363.

Bérubé, Michael. The Left at War. NYU P, 2009. Reviewed by John McGowan in symploke Vol. 17, Nos. 1-2 (2009):323-332.

Bérubé, Michael. The Left at War. New York: NYU P, 2009. Reviewed by John McGowan in symploke Vol. 17, Nos. 1-2 (2009): 323-332.

Bérubé, Michael. The Left at War. New York: NYU P, 2009. Reviewed by John McGowan in symploke Vol. 17, Nos. 1-2 (2009): 323-332.

Bewes, Timothy. The Event of Postcolonial Shame (Translation/Transnation). Princeton and Oxford: Princeton UP, 2011. Reviewed by Ursula Kluwick in symploke Vol. 20, Nos. 1-2 (2012): 393-395.

Black, Jeremy. The Politics of James Bond: From Fleming's Novels to the Big Screen. Lincoln, NE: U of Nebraska P, 2004. Reviewed by Skip Willman in symploke Vol. 13, Nos. 1-2 (2005): 350-352.

Bleich, David. Know and Tell: A Writing Pedagogy of Disclosure, Genre, and Membership. Portsmouth, NH: Boyton/Cook Publishers, 1998. Reviewed by Eve Wiederhold in symploke Vol. 6, Nos. 1-2 (1998): 197-200.

Bloom, Harold, ed. Don DeLillo. Bloom's Modern Critical Views. Philadelphia: Chelsea House Publishers, 2003. Reviewed by Chris Porter in symploke Vol. 13, Nos. 1-2 (2005): 366-367.

Boellstorff, Tom. Coming of Age in the Second Life: An Anthropologist Explores the Virtuallyl Human. Princeton: Princeton UP, 2008. Reviewed by Zicodas Serapis in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 364-366.

Bogue, Ronald. Deleuze's Way: Essays in Transverse Ethics and Aesthetics. Aldershot:, UK: Ashgate, 2007. Reviewed by Darren Jorgenson in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 360-362.

Bogues, Anthony. Empire of Liberty: Power, Desire, and Freedom. Hanover: Dartmouth College P, 2010. Reviewed by Jennifer Sweeney in symploke Vol. 21, Nos. 1-2 (2013): 424-426.

Borgo, David. Sync or Swarm: Improvising Music in a Complex Age. New York and London: Continuum International Publishing Group, 2005. Reviewed by Brian A. Smith in symploke Vol. 14, Nos. 1-2 (2006): 362-363.

Bourdieu, Pierre. Contre-feux 2: Pour un mouvement social européen. Paris: Raisons d'agir, 2001. Reviewed by Vincent B. Leitch in symploke Vol. 9, Nos. 1-2 (2001): 161-164.

Bousquet, Marc. How the University Works: Higher Education and the Low-Wage Nation. New York: New York UP, 2008. Reviewed by Steve Parks in symploke Vol.18, Nos. 1-2 (2010): 394-396.

Boyte, Harry C., ed. Democracy’s Education: Public Work, Citizenship, and the Future of Colleges and Universities. Nashville: Vanderbilt UP, 2015. Reviewed by John McGowan in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 587-589.

Brand, Peg Zeglin, ed. Beauty Unlimited. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana UP, 2013. Reviewed by M. B. Willard in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 429-431.

Brantlinger, Patrick. Dark Vanishings: Discourse on the Extinction of Primitive Races, 1800-1930. Ithaca and London: Cornell UP, 2003. Reviewed by Todd Starkweather in symploke Vol. 12, Nos. 1-2 (2004): 303-305.

Breckenridge, Carol A., Sheldon Pollock, Homi K. Babha, Dipesh Chakrabarty, guest eds. Cosmopolitanism. Public Culture 12.3, Fall 2000. Reviewed by Christian Moraru in symploke Vol. 9, Nos. 1-2 (2001): 205-207.

Brody, Jennifer DeVere. Punctuation: Art, Politics, and Play. Durham and London: Duke UP, 2008. Reviewed by Yung-Hsing Wu in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 318-320.

Bromwich, David. Moral Imagination: Essays. Princeton, NJ: Princeton UP, 2014. Reviewed by Daniel T. O’Hara in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 325-332.

Brown, Nicholas, and Imre Szeman, eds. Pierre Bourdieu: Fieldwork in Culture. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2000. Reviewed by Allen Dunn in symploke Vol. 9, Nos. 1-2 (2001): 202-204.

Bruns, Gerald L. On the Anarchy of Poetry and Philosophy: A Guide for the Unruly. New York: Fordham UP, 2006. Reviewed by Joel Weinsheimer in symploke Vol. 15, Nos. 1-2 (2007): 376-377.

Bryant, Levi R. Difference and Givenness: Deleuze's Transcendental Empiricism and the Ontology of Immanence. Evanston, IL: Northwestern UP, 2008. Reviewed by Ronald Bogue in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 327-329.

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