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Lecercle, Jean-Jacques. Badiou and Deleuze Read Literature. Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, 2010. Reviewed by Cameron MacKenzie in symploke Vol. 19, Nos. 1-2 (2011): 381-382.

Lefebvre, Alexandre and Melanie White, eds. Bergson, Politics, and Religion. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2012. Reviewed by Mark Antliff in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 396-398.

Leitch, Vincent B. Theory Matters. New York and London: Routledge, 2003. Reviewed by Laura E. Savu in symploke Vol. 12, Nos. 1-2 (2004): 296-298.

Leitch, Vincent B. Literary Criticism in the 21st Century: Theory Renaissance. New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014. Reviewed by Joseph Albernaz in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 513-514.

Lerner, Paul. Hysterical Men: War, Psychiatry, and the Politics of Trauma in Germany, 1890-1930. Ithaca: Cornell UP, 2003. Reviewed by Donald Loffredo in symploke Vol. 12, Nos. 1-2 (2004): 307-308.

Levinas, Emmanuel. Alterity and Transcendence. Trans. Michael B. Smith. New York: Columbia UP, 1999. Reviewed by Kalliopi Nikolopoulou in symploke Vol. 8, Nos. 1-2 (2000): 230-231.

Lewis, Michael. Derrida and Lacan: Another Writing. Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, 2008. Reviewed by Paul Allen Miller in symploke Vol. 19, Nos. 1-2 (2011): 385-387.

Lewis, Tyson E., and Richard Kahn. Education Out of Bounds: Reimagining Cultural Studies for a Posthuman Age. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2010. Reviewed by Tyler Bradway in symploke Vol. 19, Nos. 1-2 (2011): 392-395.

Limon, John. Stand-Up Comedy in Theory, or, Abjection in America. Durham, NC and London: Duke UP, 2000. Reviewed by Jonna Mackin in symploke Vol. 9, Nos. 1-2 (2001): 212-213.

Liu, Lydia H. The Freudian Robot: Digital Media and the Future of the Unconscious. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2011. Reviewed by Brian O'Keeffe in symploke Vol. 20, Nos. 1-2 (2012): 313-318.

Loomba, Ania, Suvir Kaul, Matti Bunzl, Antoinette Burton, and Jed Esty, eds. Postcolonial Studies and Beyond. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2005. Reviewed by Nancy R. Cirillo in symploke Vol. 14, Nos. 1-2 (2006): 350-352.

Lorenz, Philip. The Tears of Sovereignty: Perspectives of Power in Renaissance Drama. New York: Fordham UP, 2013. Reviewed by Elizabeth Reinwald in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 418-420.

Lukacs, John. The Future of History. New Haven: Yale UP, 2011. Reviewed by Beverly Tomek in symploke Vol. 21, Nos. 1-2 (2013): 418-419.

Löffler, Philipp. Pluralist Desires: Contemporary Fiction and the End of the Cold War. Rochester: Camden House, 2015. Reviewed by Erik Cofer in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 580-581.

Ma, Sheng-mei. Immigrant Subjectivities in Asian American and Asian Diaspora Literatures. Albany: SUNY P, 1998. Reviewed by Kelly L. Richardson in symploke Vol. 7, Nos. 1-2 (1999): 210-211.

MacIntyre, Alasdair. God, Philosophy, Universities: A Selective History of the Catholic Philosophical Tradition. Landham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2009. Reviewed by Donald G. Marshall in symploke Vol.18, Nos. 1-2 (2010): 428-429.

Magnusson, Bruce and Zahi Zalloua, eds. Contagion: Health, Fear, Sovereignty. Seattle: U of Washington P, 2012. Reviewed by Jason Groves in symploke Vol. 21, Nos. 1-2 (2013): 405-407.

Maltby, Paul. The Visionary Moment: A Postmodern Critique. Albany: SUNY P, 2002. Reviewed by Derek Parker Royal in symploke Vol. 10, Nos. 1-2 (2002): 208-210.

Marder, Elissa. The Mother in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction: Psychoanalysis, Photography, Deconstruction. New York: Fordham UP, 2012. Reviewed by Michael Powers in symploke Vol. 21, Nos. 1-2 (2013): 421-423.

Margulies, Ivone, ed. Rites of Realism: Essays on Corporeal Cinema. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2003. Reviewed by Joel Black in symploke Vol. 12, Nos. 1-2 (2004): 290-291.

Marsh, Bill. Plagiarism: Alchemy and Remedy in Higher Education. Albany, NY: SUNY P, 2007. Reviewed by Lisa Samuels in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 320-322.

Martin, Randy, and Toby Miller, eds. Sportcult. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 1999. Reviewed by Todd Starkweather in symploke Vol. 8, Nos. 1-2 (2000): 226-227.

Marzec, Robert P. An Ecological and Postcolonial Study of Literature: From Daniel Defoe to Salman Rushdie. Palgrave Macmillan, 2007. Reviewed by William V. Spanos in symploke Vol. 17, Nos. 1-2 (2009): 307-315.

Masiello, Francine. The Art of Transition: Latin American Culture and Neoliberal Crisis. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2001. Reviewed by María Cristina Pons in symploke Vol. 11, Nos. 1-2 (2003): 233-236.

McBride, Dwight A., ed. James Baldwin Now. New York: New York UP, 1999. Reviewed by Amy Abugo Ongiri in symploke Vol. 8, Nos 1-2 (2000): 233.

McBride, Patrizia C. The Void of Ethics: Robert Musil and the Experience of Modernity. Evanston, IL: Northwestern UP, 2006. Reviewed by Mark M. Freed in symploke Vol. 14, Nos. 1-2 (2006): 356-358.

McClennen, Sophia A.. Ariel Dorfman: An Aesthetics of Hope. Durham: Duke UP, 2010. Reviewed by Elisabeth Mermann-Jozwiak in symploke Vol. 19, Nos. 1-2 (2011): 339-343.

McDonogh, Gary W., Robert Gregg, and Cindy H. Wong, eds. Encyclopedia of Contemporary American Culture. London and New York: Routledge, 2001. Reviewed by Christian Moraru in symploke Vol. 10, Nos. 1-2 (2002): 214-216.

McRuer, Robert and Anna Mollow, eds. Sex and Disability. Durham: Duke UP, 2012. Reviewed by Cynthia Barounis in symploke Vol. 21, Nos. 1-2 (2013): 411-413.

Melaney, William D. After Ontology: Literary Theory and Modernist Poetics. Albany: State U of New York P, 2001. Reviewed by Donald G. Marshall in symploke Vol. 9, Nos. 1-2 (2001): 193-194.

Melaney, William D.. Material Difference: Modernism and the Allegories of Discource. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2012. Reviewed by Matthew Mullins in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 407-409.

Mellard, James M.. Beyond Lacan. Albany: State U of New York P, 2006. Reviewed by Paul Allen Miller in symploke Vol. 15, Nos. 1-2 (2007): 394-396.

Mesropova, Olga M., and Stacey Weber-Fève, eds. Being and Becoming Visible: Women, Performance, and Visual Culture. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins UP, 2010. Reviewed by Liedeke Plate in symploke Vol. 19, Nos. 1-2 (2011): 409-411.

Middleton, Tim, ed. Modernism. London and New York: Routledge, 2003. Reviewed by Christian Moraru in symploke Vol. 12, Nos. 1-2 (2004): 269-273.

Miller, Jeffrey S. Something Completely Different: British Television and American Culture. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 2000. Reviewed by Marsha Cassidy in symploke Vol. 9, Nos. 1-2 (2001): 201-202.

Miller, Toby. Blow Up the Humanities. Philadelphia, PA: Temple UP, 2012. Reviewed by Jeffrey R. Di Leo in symploke Vol. 20, Nos. 1-2 (2012): 319-325.

Moreiras, Alberto. The Exhaustion of Difference: The Politics of Latin American Cultural Studies. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2001. Reviewed by Juan E. Poblete in symploke Vol. 12, Nos. 1-2 (2004): 301-303.

Morse, Margaret. Virtualities: Television, Media, Art, and Cyberculture. Bloomington, IN: Indiana UP, 1998. Reviewed by Calin-Andrei Mihailescu in symploke Vol. 7, Nos. 1-2 (1999): 203-206.

Motte, Warren. Fables of the Novel: French Fiction since 1990. Normal, IL: Dalkey Archive Press, 2003. Reviewed by Fevronia Novac in symploke Vol. 13, Nos. 1-2 (2003): 365-366.

Muphy, Graham J., and Sherryl Vint, eds.. Beyond Cyberpunk: New Critical Perspectives. New York: Routledge, 2010. Reviewed by Uppinder Mehan in symploke Vol.18, Nos. 1-2 (2010): 424-425.

Müller-Doohm, Stephan. Adorno: A Biography. Trans. Rodney Livingstone. Cambridge, UK and Malden, MA: Polity, 2005. Reviewed by Steven Helmling in symploke Vol. 14, Nos. 1-2 (2006): 289-291.

Nealon, Jeffrey T. Foucault Beyond Foucault: Power and Its Intensifications Since 1984. Stanford: Stanford UP, 2008. Reviewed by Simon Morgan Wortham in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 375-377.

Nealon, Jeffrey T. Post-Postmodernism: or, The Cultural Logic of Just-in-Time Capitalism. Stanford: Stanford UP, 2012. Reviewed by Andrew Shipley in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 427-429.

Nealon, Jeffrey T. Plant Theory: Biopower and Vegetable Life. Stanford: Stanford UP, 2016. Reviewed by John McGowan in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 571-573.

Nel, Philip. The Avant-Garde and American Modernity: Small Incisive Shocks. Jackson, MS: UP of Mississippi, 2002. Reviewed by Arthur Saltzman in symploke Vol. 11, Nos. 1-2 (2003): 270-271.

Nelson, Cary, ed. Anthology of Modern American Poetry. New York: Oxford UP, 2000. Reviewed by Marjorie Perloff in symploke Vol. 8, Nos. 1-2 (2000): 205-213.

Nelson, Cary, and Stephen Watt. Office Hours: Activism and Change in the Academy. New York and London: Routledge, 2004. Reviewed by Yung-Hsing Wu in symploke Vol. 13, Nos. 1-2 (2005): 335-336.

Nelson, Eric Sean, Antje Kapust, and Kent Still, eds. Addressing Levinas. Chicago: Northwestern UP, 2005. Reviewed by Joshua Shaw in symploke Vol. 13, Nos. 1-2 (2005): 352-353.

Nelson, Cary and Gabriel Noah Brahm, eds. The Case Against Academic Boycotts of Israel. Chicago and New York: MLA Members for Scholars’ Rights, 2015. Reviewed by David Palumbo-Liu in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 425-457.

Nelson, Cary. No University Is an Island: Saving Academic Freedom. New York: New York UP, 2010. Reviewed by Jeffrey R. Di Leo in symploke Vol. 18, Nos. 1-2 (2010): 281-292.

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