Diana Lobb tackles the legacy of positivism and the politics of chaotics.
Franco Moretti responds to the review of his Modern Epic by Marjorie Perloff.
Perloff comes back with an alternative line of ‘evolution’ from the modern epic - one leading to language poetry, rather than the magical realist novel.
Marjorie Perloff reviews Franco Moretti’s Modern Epic: The World-System from Goethe to Garcia Marquez.
Laura Dassow Walls reconsiders Consilience and finds E. O. Wilson to be more Christian in outlook than the Reverend William Whewell, who originated the term, ‘consilience’
From the start, the editors made it clear that the electronic book review would be about more than reviewing books.
Geoffrey Winthrop-Young gets inside De Landa’s total history.