Dreiser bibliography, 2007


Abbott, Karen. Sin in the Second City: Madams, Ministers, Playboys, and the Battle for America’s Soul. New York: Random House, 2007. Passim. 

Bazzana, Kevin. Lost Genius: The Story of a Forgotten Musical Maverick. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 2007. Passim. A biography of pianist Ervin Nyiregyházi which includes information about romantic entanglements that included Nyiregyházi, Helen Richardson (later Helen Dreiser), Theodore Dreiser, and Marie Pergain. 

Brennan, Stephen C. “New Light on Dreiser’s School-days in Warsaw, Indiana.” ALN: The American Literary Naturalism Newsletter 2.1 (2007): 18-22. 

Brennan, Stephen C. “Sister Carrie becomes Carrie.” Nineteenth-Century American Fiction on Screen, Ed. R. Barton Palmer. Cambridge, England; New York: Cambridge UP, 2007. 186-205. Article on the George Stevens film Carrie.

Brennan, Stephen C. Review of Dreiser’s “Other Self”: The Life of Arthur Henry, by Maggie Walker and Mark Walker. Studies in the Novel 39.4 (winter 2007): 517-19. 

Brune, Jeffrey A. “Industrializing American Culture: Heartland Radicals, Midwestern Migration, and the Chicago Renaissance.” Ph.D., University of Washington, 2007. ix + 214 pp. 

Capo, Beth Widmaier. Textual Contraception: Birth Control and Modern American Fiction. Columbus: Ohio State UP, 2007. 

Chen, Linglin. “The Bamboo Fence that Can’t Be Broken Through – Patriarchal Consciousness in Dreiser’s Works.” [Master’s thesis] Nanjing, Jiangsu: Nanjing Normal University, 2007. 陈玲玲,「冲不破的藩篱──德莱塞作品中的男权意识」[硕士论文],江苏南京:南京师范大学,2007年。 

Doctorow. E. L. Introduction. Sister Carrie, by Theodore Dreiser. New York: Bantam Books, 2007. 

Eby, Clare. Review of The Last Titan: A Life of Theodore Dreiser by Jerome Loving. American Literary Realism 39.2 (2007): 179-81.

Gair, Christopher. Review of A Traveler at Forty, by Theodore Dreiser, ed. Renate Von Bardeleben. Journal of American Studies 41.1 (2007): 205-06. 

Gard, Ron. “Bodies of Capital: Spatial Subjectivity in Twentieth-Century United States Fiction.” Ph.D., U of Arizona, 2007, 449 pp. 

Gillette, Meg. “Modernism’s Scarlet Letter: Plotting Abortion in American Fiction, 1900-1945.” Ph.D. dissertation, U of Illinois, 2007. v + 176 pp. Chapter 3 discusses Dreiser’s An American Tragedy and Faulkner’s As I Lay Dying. 

Gordon, Lois. Nancy Cunard: Heiress, Muse, Political Idealist. Columbia UP, 2007.

Halliday, Sam. Science and Technology in the Age of Hawthorne, Melville, Twain and James : Thinking and Writing Electricity. Series: American Literature in the Twenty-First Century. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007. “This book reveals the full extent of electricity’s significance in Nineteenth and early Twentieth Century literature and culture. It provides in-depth coverage of a wide range of canonical American authors from the American Renaissance onwards, including Hawthorne, Poe, Douglass, Melville, William James, Henry James, Twain, Norris, and Dreiser.” 

Harvey, Brian D. “Whose Artists in Uniform? Boris Pil’njak and American Writers in the Early 1930s.” Russian Literature 62.3 (1 October 2007): 293-322. Describes, how, during his five-month stay in the United States from March to August 1931, Pil’niak became acquainted with several significant American writers, including Dreiser. 

Hinton, Rebecca Stingley. “Theodore Dreiser.” Magill’s Survey of American Literature. Ed. Steven G. Kellman Pasadena, CA; Hackensack, NJ: Salem P, 2007 6 vols. vol. 2, pp. 679-85.

Iwamoto, Iwao. “Shiodoa Doraisâ no Sekai : Amerika no Genjitsu Amerika no Yume [The World of Theodore Dreiser : American Reality, American Dream]”. Tokyo: SeibiDo, 2007. In Japanese. 岩元, 巌. “シオドア・ドライサーの世界 : アメリカの現実アメリカの夢”. 東京, 日本: 成美堂. 7月. 2007. 

Jaeckle, Jeff. “On Teaching Naturalism through Film.” ALN: The American Literary Naturalism Newsletter 2.1 (2007): 8-13. 

Kemp, Jessica McKelvie. “Soliciting Desire: The Ad-Man As Narrative Negotiation Between Art, Desire, and Consumer Capitalism in Twentieth-Century Novels.” Ph.D., Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, 2007. 354 pages. DAI-A 68/03, September 2007.

Krissdottir, Morine. Descents of Memory: The Life of John Cowper Powys. Overlook, England: Duckworth, 2007.

Liu, Yang. “The Vanishing of ‘Cinderella’s Dream’” (Dreiser’s Naturalist View of Love as Seen in Sister Carrier). Journal of Zhongzhou University 16.1 (2007): 126-128. 刘洋,「『灰姑娘之梦』的幻灭──从《嘉莉妹妹》看德莱赛自然主义情感观」,中州大学学报 ,2007年第16卷第1期,頁126-128。 

Lutes, Jean Marie. “Lynching Coverage and the American Reporter-Novelist.” American Literary History 19.2 (2007): 456-81. 

Mateoc, Teodor. “Paradigms of the American Dream: Dreiser, Fitzgerald, Steinbeck.” Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai – Philologia (Romania) 2 (2007): 209-18.

McCarron, Kevin. Review of The Last Titan: A Life of Theodore Dreiser, by Jerome Loving. The Modern Language Review 102.1 (2007): 216-17.

Merck, Mandy. Hollywood’s American Tragedies: Dreiser, Eisenstein, Sternberg, Stevens. Oxford. England; New York: Berg, 2007. 

Midgette, Anne. “Some Advice for Spurned Lovers: Decline Invitations for Boat Trips.” New York Times 19 February 2007. 

Novel Reflections on The American Dream. A production of Thirteen/WNET New York. Directed and written by Michael Epstein; produced by Michael Epstein and Julie Sacks; narrated by Patricia Clarkson. American Masters series. Aired on public television April 4, 2007. Two hours. Explores the characters, plots, and themes of seven novels that deal with wealth, poverty, and the nature of success and failure in America, with commentary from literary scholars and authors. Includes discussion of Sister Carrie. 

Pizer, Donald. “The Bread Line: An American Icon of Hard Times.” Studies in American Naturalism 2.2 (Winter 2007): 103-28. 

Robbins, Bruce. Upward Mobility and the Common Good: Toward a Literary History of the Welfare State. Princeton, NJ: Princeton UP, 2007.

Saborit, Antonio. “Las Alas del Deseo / Rivera y Dreiser: Viaje a Moscú.” Reforma (Mexico City) 7 Oct 2007: 3. 

Shonkwiler, Alison R. “The Financial Imaginary: Dreiser, DeLillo, and Abstract Capitalism in American Literature.” Ph.D. dissertation, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey – New Brunswick, 2007, 221 pages. 

Stern, Ludmila. Western Intellectuals and the Soviet Union, 1920-40: From Red Square to the Left Bank. Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies. New York: Routledge, 2007.

Tolmatchoff, Vasily. “Eisenstein vs. Dreiser: An American Tragedy through the Eyes of a Soviet Film-Maker.” Excavatio: Emile Zola and Naturalism (Excavatio) 22.1-2 (2007): 101-13. 

Vogel, Andrew Richard. “Narrating the Geography of Automobility: American Road Story, 1893-1921.” Ph.D., Ohio State U, 2007. 318 pp.

Wen, Hui. “Tragedy in Sister Carrie – From the Comparison between Carrie and Hurstwood.” (Tragedic Festures in Sister Carrie – A Comparative Study of Carrie and Hurstwood) Journal of Hebei Polytechnic University (Social Science Edition) 7.2 (2007): 174-76. 文薈,「《嘉莉妹妹》悲剧性──嘉莉與赫斯特伍德比較研究 」,河北理工大學學報(社會科學版),2007年第7卷第2期,頁174-76.

— posted by Roger W. Smith


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