Publications

This page gives an overview of our publications and  as well as our work in progress.


PUBLISHED AND FORTHCOMING

Edited Volume:

Weik von Mossner, Alexa, Marijana Mikić, and Mario Grill (eds.).  Forthcoming. Ethnic American Literatures and Critical Race Narratology. New York: Routledge.

Journal Articles:

Mikić, Marijana. Forthcoming. “Mind, Body, and Race in Jessie Redmon Fauset’s Plum Bun.” Anglia.

Mikić, Marijana. Forthcoming. “Arab American Women and the Generational Cycle of Shame: A Cognitive Reading of Etaf Rum’s A Woman Is No Man.Orbis Litterarum.

Mikić, Marijana. Forthcoming. “Satirical Afrofuturism, Race, and Emotion in George S. Schuyler’s Black No More.Journal of Narrative Theory 52 (1).

Grill, Mario. 2020. “Guilt, Shame, Anger and the Chicana Experience: Cherríe Moraga’s Native Country of the Heart as Voice of Resistance.” Prose Studies. doi.org/10.1080/01440357.2020.1816874

Małecki, WP, Alexa Weik von Mossner, and Małgorzata Dobrowolska. 2020. “Narrating Human and Animal Oppression: Strategic Empathy and Intersectionalism in Alice Walker’s ‘Am I Blue?’”  Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment 27 (2): 365–84.

Book Chapters:

Grill, Mario. Forthcoming. “Polychronic Narration, Trauma, and Disenfranchised Grief in Mario Alberto Zambrano’s Lotería” In Ethnic American Literatures and Critical Race Narratology. Edited by Alexa Weik von Mossner, Marijana Mikić, and Mario Grill. New York: Routledge.

Maus, Derek C., and Marijana Mikić. Forthcoming. “Toni Morrison’s Relationship to an Emerging Generation of African American Novelists.” In Bloomsbury Handbook to Toni Morrison, eds. Linda Wagner-Martin and Kelly Reames. London: Bloomsbury Press.

Mikić, Marijana. Forthcoming. “Race, Trauma, and the Emotional Legacies of Slavery in Yaa Gyasi’s Homegoing.” In Ethnic American Literatures and Critical Race Narratology. Edited by Alexa Weik von Mossner, Marijana Mikić, and Mario Grill. New York: Routledge.

Weik von Mossner, Alexa. Forthcoming. “Stories, Love, and Baklava: Narrating Food in Diana Abu Jaber’s Culinary Memoirs.” In Ethnic American Literatures and Critical Race Narratology. Edited by Alexa Weik von Mossner, Marijana Mikić, and Mario Grill. New York: Routledge.

Weik von Mossner, Alexa. Forthcoming. “Nurturing the Mind: Food as Cultural Memory in Ethnic American Literature and Film.” In Cultural Memory: Interdisciplinary Perspectives, edited by Donald R. Wehr. New York: Routledge.

Weik von Mossner, Alexa, Marijana Mikić, and Mario Grill. Forthcoming. “Introduction: Narrative Encounters with Ethnic American Literatures.” In Ethnic American Literatures and Critical Race Narratology. Edited by Alexa Weik von Mossner, Marijana Mikić, and Mario Grill. New York: Routledge.

Reviews:

Grill, Mario. 2020. “Gradual Losses.” Focus on Latinx Literature, edited by Frederick Luis Aldama. American Book Review 41 (2): 9-10.


WORK IN PROGRESS

Monographs:

Grill, Mario. Transgressing Borders: Chicanx Literatures, Emotion, and Cognitive Ethnic Narratology (WT). Book project. In development.

Mikić, MarijanaBlack Storyworlds:  Race, Space, and Emotion in Contemporary African American Literature (WT). Book project. In development.

Journal Articles and Book Chapters:

Weik von Mossner, Alexa. “Embodied Traces: Rage, Resistance, and Refugees in Omar El Akkad’s American War.” Article in development for a special issue of English Studies on “Trace: Embodied Approaches to the Novel in English,” guest-edited by Monica Class.

Weik von Mossner, Alexa, W.P. Małecki, Matthew Schneider-Mayerson, Marcus Mayorga, and Paul Slovic. “The Reception of Radical Texts: The Complicated Case of Alice Walker’s ‘Am I Blue?’.” in  Empirical Ecocriticism, edited by Matthew Schneider Mayerson, Alexa Weik von Mossner, W. P. Małecki, and Frank Hakemulder. Under consideration.

Weik von Mossner, Alexa. “Strategic Empathy and Narrative Impact: A Cognitive Analysis of Shaila Abdullah’s Saffron Dreams.” In development.