Forthcoming Articles

Forthcoming Articles

Explore ORE of Literature articles in progress, organized by subfield (note that articles may appear under more than one category). Projected publication dates are provided for articles in production. When available, linked titles will take you to an advance summary of the article.

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African Literatures

Commissioning in progress

American Literature

Filipino American Literature (Jeffrey Arellano Cabusao), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Representations of Women in Southern Literature (Pearl Amelia McHaney), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Food in Asian American Literary and Cultural Studies (Timothy August), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
The Influence of English Literature and Language on Ōe Kenzaburō, Murakami Haruki and other Japanese Novelists (Masahiko Abe), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Latinofuturism (Cathryn Merla-Watson), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Asian Dimensions of Caribbean Latina/o Identity and Cultural Production (Kathleen López), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Comedy, Humor, and Asian American Representation (Caroline Kyungah Hong), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Korean North Americans in Film and Television (Eun Joo Kim), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Defining and Exploring Asian American Speculative Fiction (Stephen Hong Sohn), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Immigration and Asian American Autobiographical Writing: An Unstraightforward Story (Theresa A. Kulbaga), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
The Literary and Activist Works of Luis J. Rodríguez (Josephine Metcalf), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Chicano/a Gang Narratives (José Navarro), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Latina/o Literature and War: Gendered Combat Zones (Ariana E. Vigil), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Literary Representations of Migration (Marisel Moreno), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Queerness in Latina/o/x Literature (Liliana C. González), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
An Asian American Epistemology of Reading: Aiiieeeee! and Ekphrasis (Elda E. Tsou), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
José Martí (Alfred J. López), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Late 19th Century Latina/o Letters: A Heterogeneous Archive (Anita Huizar-Hernández), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Strategic Hybridity in Early Chinese and Japanese American Literature (Floyd Cheung), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Incarceration in Contemporary Asian American Literature and Culture (A.J. Yumi Lee), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2019
The Asian American Movement and Critical Practice (Douglas S. Ishii), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2019

British, Irish, Scottish, and Welsh Literatures

Commissioning in progress

Children’s Literature

Commissioning in progress

East Asian Literatures

The Influence of English Literature and Language on Ōe Kenzaburō, Murakami Haruki and other Japanese Novelists (Masahiko Abe), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019

English Language Literatures (Other Than American and British)

The Discursive and Material Construction of Latina Sexuality (Bernadine Marie Hernández), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019

Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers

Defining and Exploring Asian American Speculative Fiction (Stephen Hong Sohn), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
The Literary and Activist Works of Luis J. Rodríguez (Josephine Metcalf), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019

Film, TV, and Media

Melodrama: The Role of Imitation, Melody, Speech and Gesture in a Post-Enlightenment “Mixed Form” (Monique Rooney), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Bollywood and Asian American Culture (Jigna Desai), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Comedy, Humor, and Asian American Representation (Caroline Kyungah Hong), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Korean North Americans in Film and Television (Eun Joo Kim), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Chicano/a Gang Narratives (José Navarro), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019

French and Francophone Literatures

Commissioning in progress

German and Scandinavian Literatures

Commissioning in progress

Interdisciplinary Approaches to Literary Studies

Filipino American Literature (Jeffrey Arellano Cabusao), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Melodrama: The Role of Imitation, Melody, Speech and Gesture in a Post-Enlightenment “Mixed Form” (Monique Rooney), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
The Postcolonial as a Category (Mary Layoun), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Korean North Americans in Film and Television (Eun Joo Kim), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Decolonial Imaginings: The Work of Emma Pérez (Ellie D. Hernández), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
The Discursive and Material Construction of Latina Sexuality (Bernadine Marie Hernández), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Chicano/a Gang Narratives (José Navarro), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Copyright: Author, Reader, and Meaning (Kim Treiger-Bar-Am), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Incarceration in Contemporary Asian American Literature and Culture (A.J. Yumi Lee), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2019

Italian Language Literature

Commissioning in progress

Latin American Literatures

Asian Dimensions of Caribbean Latina/o Identity and Cultural Production (Kathleen López), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Decolonial Imaginings: The Work of Emma Pérez (Ellie D. Hernández), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Late 19th Century Latina/o Letters: A Heterogeneous Archive (Anita Huizar-Hernández), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019

Literary Studies (1500–1800)

Commissioning in progress

Literary Studies (19th Century)

Immigration and Asian American Autobiographical Writing: An Unstraightforward Story (Theresa A. Kulbaga), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Late 19th Century Latina/o Letters: A Heterogeneous Archive (Anita Huizar-Hernández), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Incarceration in Contemporary Asian American Literature and Culture (A.J. Yumi Lee), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2019

Literary Studies (20th Century Onward)

Filipino American Literature (Jeffrey Arellano Cabusao), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
The Postcolonial as a Category (Mary Layoun), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Defining and Exploring Asian American Speculative Fiction (Stephen Hong Sohn), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Immigration and Asian American Autobiographical Writing: An Unstraightforward Story (Theresa A. Kulbaga), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Chicano/a Gang Narratives (José Navarro), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Literary Representations of Migration (Marisel Moreno), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Queerness in Latina/o/x Literature (Liliana C. González), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
An Asian American Epistemology of Reading: Aiiieeeee! and Ekphrasis (Elda E. Tsou), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Incarceration in Contemporary Asian American Literature and Culture (A.J. Yumi Lee), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2019

Literary Studies (early and medieval)

Commissioning in progress

Literary Theory and Cultural Studies

Latinofuturism (Cathryn Merla-Watson), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Canon and Classic (Trevor Ross), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
The Postcolonial as a Category (Mary Layoun), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Comedy, Humor, and Asian American Representation (Caroline Kyungah Hong), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Decolonial Imaginings: The Work of Emma Pérez (Ellie D. Hernández), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Immigration and Asian American Autobiographical Writing: An Unstraightforward Story (Theresa A. Kulbaga), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
The Discursive and Material Construction of Latina Sexuality (Bernadine Marie Hernández), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Queerness in Latina/o/x Literature (Liliana C. González), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Copyright: Author, Reader, and Meaning (Kim Treiger-Bar-Am), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Lesbian Poetics (Judith Roof), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Incarceration in Contemporary Asian American Literature and Culture (A.J. Yumi Lee), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2019

Literatures of the Middle East

Commissioning in progress

Non-Fiction and Non-Fiction Writers (Including Autobiography)

Immigration and Asian American Autobiographical Writing: An Unstraightforward Story (Theresa A. Kulbaga), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
The Literary and Activist Works of Luis J. Rodríguez (Josephine Metcalf), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019

Poetry and Poets

The Literary and Activist Works of Luis J. Rodríguez (Josephine Metcalf), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Chicano/a Gang Narratives (José Navarro), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019
Incarceration in Contemporary Asian American Literature and Culture (A.J. Yumi Lee), forthcoming Jan-Mar 2019

Postcolonial Literature and Studies

The Postcolonial as a Category (Mary Layoun), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Bollywood and Asian American Culture (Jigna Desai), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Decolonial Imaginings: The Work of Emma Pérez (Ellie D. Hernández), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Immigration and Asian American Autobiographical Writing: An Unstraightforward Story (Theresa A. Kulbaga), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019

Slavic, Eastern European, and Central Asian Literatures

Commissioning in progress

Spanish and Portuguese Language Literatures

Late 19th Century Latina/o Letters: A Heterogeneous Archive (Anita Huizar-Hernández), forthcoming Apr–Jun 2019

Theater and Drama

Latinofuturism (Cathryn Merla-Watson), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019
Comedy, Humor, and Asian American Representation (Caroline Kyungah Hong), forthcoming Jan–Mar 2019