Selling Out in a Buyer’s Market
Michael Bérubé responds to the respondents in Selling Out (Spring 1996).
Epic at the End of Empire
In The American Epic Novel, Gilbert Adair presents a "State-of-the-Empire address" that interrogates the epical form in a time where authors no longer talk of writing "The Great American Novel." As Joseph Tabbi finds, such an exploration goes beyond expanding the canon and presents "a new, compelling context for 'the literary' itself."