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Netanel, Neil Weinstock. Copyright's Paradise. New York: Oxford UP, 2008. Reviewed by Paul K. Saint-Amour in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 322-324.

Newfield, Christopher. The Great Mistake: How We Wrecked Public Universities and How We Can Fix Them. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins UP, 2016. Reviewed by John McGowan in symploke Vol. 25, Nos. 1-2 (2018): 567-569.

Newman, Karen, Jay Clayton, and Marianne Hirsch, eds. Time and the Literary. New York: Routledge, 2002. Reviewed by Nicole Simek in symploke Vol. 11, Nos. 1-2 (2003): 273-274.

Newton, Adam Zachary. The Elsewhere. On Belonging at a Near Distance: Reading Literary Memoir from Europe and the Levant. Madison: U of Wisconsin P, 2005. Reviewed by Christian Moraru in symploke Vol. 14, Nos. 1-2 (2006): 306-310.

Nicolescu, Basarab. From Modernity to Cosmodernity: Science, Culture, and Spirituality. Albany: SUNY Press, 2014. Reviewed by Matthew Mullins in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 520-522.

O'Dair, Sharon. Class, Critics, and Shakespeare: Bottom Lines on the Culture Wars. Ann Arbor: U of Michigan P, 2000. Reviewed by Cheryl A. Shell in symploke Vol. 10, Nos. 1-2 (2002): 207-208.

O'Donnell, Patrick. Latent Destinies: Cultural Paranoia and Contemporary U.S. Narrative. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2000. Reviewed by Derek Parker Royal in symploke Vol. 9, Nos. 1-2 (2001): 195-197.

O’Hara, Daniel T., Donald E. Pease, and Michelle Martin, eds. A William V. Spanos Reader: Humanist Criticism and the Secular Imperative. Evanston: Northwestern UP, 2015. Reviewed by Robert Ryan in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 567-569.

Pagán, Victoria Emma. Conspiracy Theory in Latin Literature. Austin, TX: U of Texas P, 2012. Reviewed by Paul Allen Miller in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 410-412.

Palmer, Helen. Deleuze and Futurism: A Manifesto for Nonsense. New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014. Reviewed by Aidan Tynan in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 533-534.

Palumbo-Liu, David. The Deliverance of Others: Reading Literature in a Global Age. Durham: Duke UP, 2012. Reviewed by Sue-Im Lee in symploke Vol. 21, Nos. 1-2 (2013): 407-409.

Parr, Adrian. Hijacking Sustainability: Capitalism, Militarism, and the Struggle for Collective Life. Cambridge, MA: The MIT P, 2009. Reviewed by Aimee Wilson in symploke Vol.18, Nos. 1-2 (2010): 387-389.

Patton, Paul. Deleuzian Concepts: Philosophy, Colonization, Politics. Stanford: Stanford UP, 2010. Reviewed by Marcelo Svirsky in symploke Vol. 20, Nos. 1-2 (2012): 420-422.

Pearce, Lynne. Feminism and the Politics of Reading. London: Arnold, 1997. Reviewed by Amy S. Gerald in symploke Vol. 7, Nos. 1-2 (1999): 212-213.

Pease, Donald E.. The New American Exceptionalism. Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 2009. Reviewed by Sophia A. McClennen in symploke Vol.18, Nos. 1-2 (2010): 411-413.

Perloff, Marjorie. 21st-Century Modernism: The "New" Poetics. Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2002. Reviewed by Stephen Fredman in symploke Vol. 13, Nos. 1-2 (2005): 340-342.

Pippin, Robbin. Nietzsche, Psychology, and First Philosophy. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2010. Reviewed by Magdalena Ostas in symploke Vol. 19, Nos. 1-2 (2011): 401-402.

Plate, Liedeke. Transforming Memories in Contemporary Women’s Rewriting. Palgrave: Macmillan, 2011. Reviewed by Laura E. Savu in symploke Vol. 20, Nos. 1-2 (2012): 407-409.

Potts, Jason and Daniel Stout, eds. Theory Aside. Durham: Duke UP, 2015. Reviewed by Herman Rapaport in symploke Vol. 23, Nos. 1-2 (2015): 528-531.

Priest, Eldritch. Boring, Formless, Nonsense: Experimental Music and the Aesthetics of Failure. New York: Bloomsbury, 2013. Reviewed by Greg Hainge in symploke Vol. 21, Nos. 1-2 (2013): 341-345.

Rabaté, Jean-Michel, ed. Lacan in America. New York: Other Press, 2000. Reviewed by Paul Allen Miller in symploke Vol. 11, Nos. 1-2 (2003): 264-266.

Rabaté, Jean-Michel, ed. The Cambridge Companion to Lacan. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2003. Reviewed by Paul Allen Miller in symploke Vol. 12, Nos. 1-2 (2004): 279-281.

Rabaté, Jean-Michel. The Future of Theory. Oxford: Blackwell, 2002. Reviewed by Nicole Simek in symploke Vol. 13, Nos. 1-2 (2005): 354-355.

Rabaté, Jean Michel, ed. A Handbook of Modernism Studies. West Sussex: Wiley-Blackwell, 2013. Reviewed by Patrick Bixby in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 436-438.

Ramey, Joshua. The Hermetic Deleuze: Philosophy and the Spiritual Ordeal. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2012. Reviewed by Ronald Bogue in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 388-390.

Rancière, Jacques. The Politics of Aesthetics: The Distribution of the Sensible. Afterword by Slavoj Žižek. Trans. Gabriel Rockhill. London: Continuum, 2004. Reviewed by Giuseppina Mecchia in symploke Vol. 13, Nos. 1-2 (2005): 338-340.

Rancière, Jacques. On the Shores Politics. Trans. Liz Heron. London, New York: Verso, 2007. Reviewed by Giuseppina Mecchia in symploke Vol. 15, Nos. 1-2 (2007): 370-372.

Ranciere, Jacques. The Future of the Image. Gregory Elliot. London and New York: Verso, 2007. Reviewed by Giuseppina Mecchia in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 313-316.

Rancière, Jacques. Chronicles of Consensual Times. Steven Corcoran. London: Continuum, 2010. Reviewed by Giuseppina Mecchia in symploke Vol. 19, Nos. 1-2 (2011): 405-406.

Rapaport, Herman. The Theory Mess: Deconstruction in Eclipse. New York: Columbia UP, 2001. Reviewed by Fevronia Novac in symploke Vol. 10, Nos. 1-2 (2002): 202-203.

Rapaport, Herman. Later Derrida: Reading the Recent Work. New York and London: Routledge, 2004. Reviewed by Simon Morgan Wortham in symploke Vol. 12, Nos. 1-2 (2004): 309-310.

Ray, Sangeeta. En-gendering India: Woman and Nation in Postcolonial Narratives. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2000. Reviewed by Yumna Siddiqi in symploke Vol. 9, Nos. 1-2 (2001): 210-211.

Reagle, Jr., Joseph Michael. Good Faith Collaboration: The Culture of Wikipedia. Cambridge, MA: The MIT P, 2010. Reviewed by Paul Youngquist in symploke Vol. 19, Nos. 1-2 (2011): 390-392.

Redfield, Marc. Legacies of Paul De Man. New York: Fordham UP, 2007. Reviewed by William D. Melaney in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 362-364.

Richards, William. Sacred Knowledge: Psychedelics and Religious Experiences. New York: Columbia UP, 2016. Reviewed by Horace Fairlamb in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 574-575.

Richardson, Brian, ed. Narrative Dynamics: Essays on Time, Plot, Closure, and Frames. Columbus: Ohio State UP, 2002. Reviewed by Marc Singer in symploke Vol. 11, Nos. 1-2 (2003): 260-261.

Richardson, Alan. The Neural Sublime: Cognitive Theories and Romantic Texts. Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins UP, 2010. Reviewed by John Bruni in symploke Vol. 20, Nos. 1-2 (2012): 405-407.

Richter, Gerhard. Thought-Images: Frankfurt School Writers' Reflections from Damaged Life. Stanford: Stanford UP, 2007. Reviewed by Philip Goldstein in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 352-354.

Richter, Gerhard. Afterness: Figures of Following in Modern thought and Aesthetics. New York: Columbia UP, 2011. Reviewed by Allen Dunn in symploke Vol. 22, Nos. 1-2 (2014): 414-415.

Ricoeur, Paul. Reflections on the Just. David Pellauer. Chicago: The U of Chicago P, 2007. Reviewed by Dinda L. Gorlee in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 293-298.

Riofrio, John D. “Rio”. Continental Shifts: Migration, Representation, and the Struggle for Justice in Latin(o) America. Austin: U of Texas P, 2015. Reviewed by Molly Dooley Appel in symploke Vol. 24, Nos. 1-2 (2016): 578-580.

Ritivoi, Andreea Deciu. Yesterday's Self: Nostalgia and the Immigrant Identity. Oxford: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, 2002. Reviewed by David Herman in symploke Vol. 13, Nos. 1-2 (2005): 360-362.

Rivers, Jacob R. Cultural Values in the Southern Sporting Narrative. Columbia, SC: U of South Carolina P, 2002. Reviewed by Todd Starkweather in symploke Vol. 11, Nos. 1-2 (2003): 257-259.

Robbins, Bruce. Feeling Global: Internationalism in Distress. New York and London: New York UP, 1999. Reviewed by Christian Moraru in symploke Vol. 7, Nos. 1-2 (1999): 197-202.

Robbins, Bruce. Upward Mobility and the Common Good: Toward a Literary History of the Welfare State. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton UP, 2007. Reviewed by Andrew Hoberek in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 356-358.

Robbins, Bruce. Perpetual War: Cosmopolitanism from the Viewpoint of Violence. Durham: Duke UP, 2012. Reviewed by Robin Truth Goodman in symploke Vol. 21, Nos. 1-2 (2013): 393-395.

Ronnell, Avital. The UberReader: Selected Works of Avital Ronnell. Urbana: U of Illinois P, 2008. Reviewed by Scott DeShong in symploke Vol. 16, Nos. 1-2 (2008): 382-384.

Rosenthal, Lecia. Mourning Modernism: Literature, Catastrophe, and the Politics of Consolation. New York: Fordham UP, 2011. Reviewed by Bradley Buchanan in symploke Vol. 20, Nos. 1-2 (2012): 391-393.

Rothberg, Michael and Peter Garrett, eds. Cary Nelson and the Struggle for the University: Poetry, Politics, and the Profession. Albany: SUNY Press, 2009. Reviewed by Terry Caesar in symploke Vol. 18, Nos. 1-2 (2010): 343-348.

Royster, Jacqueline Jones, and Ann Marie Mann Simpkins, eds. Calling Cards: Theory and Practice in the Study of Race, Gender, and Culture. Albany: SUNY P, 2005. Reviewed by Yung-Hsing Wu in symploke Vol. 14, Nos. 1-2 (2006): 335-336.

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