Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism

Criterion is a Journal of Literary Criticism published by the Department of English at Brigham Young University in collaboration with the Future Scholars Program. It is an annual journal dedicated to publishing excellent literary analysis and criticism produced by undergraduate and master's students.



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Vol 6, No 1 (2013)

Table of Contents

Front Matter

Front Matter PDF
Criterion: A Journal for Literary Criticism i-xii
Editors' Note PDF
Brice Peterson, Joseph Post xii-xiv


Make or Break: The Effects of Traumatic Experience on Sympathy in As I Lay Dying PDF
Jordan Call 15-23
"Artes That Been Curious": Questions of Magic and Morality in Chaucer's "The Franklin's Tale" PDF
Kaitlin Coats 25-36
Fixing the Phantoms of Conceit: Wordsworth's Prefiguration of the Photographic Impulse in "Tintern Abbey" and The Prelude PDF
Rachel Daniel 37-55
Wittgenstein Language, and Mathematics in Paul Auster's City of Glass PDF
Nichole Eck 57-68
"By the Waters of the Susquehanna, I Laid Down and Wept": The Trauma of Removal in Mary Rowlandson's The Sovereignty and Goodness of God PDF
Aaron Graham 69-80
"REX QUONDAM REXQUE FUTURUS": The Chronology of Camelot in Le Morte d'Artur PDF
Elizabeth McIntosh 81-94
"The Most Fatal Thing a Man Can Do is Try to Stand Alone": Collective Individualism in Carson McCullers's The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter PDF
Rebecca Peterson 95-107
Forum Prompt: Haunted Subjects PDF
Jayne Elizabeth Lewis 109-113
Speaking Through Death in Toni Morrison's Beloved and Jean Rhys's Wide Sargasso Sea PDF
Monir Birouk 115-131
"nicht wirklich unheimlich, vielleicht gemütlich, auf eine gemeine art": The Pleasure of Haunting in Judith Hermann's Nichts als Gespenster PDF
Brad Gerhardt 133-146
The Death of Trauma: Mourning and Healing in Edwidge Danticat's The Dew Breaker PDF
Marinda Quist 147-156

End Matter

Contributors PDF
Criterion: A Journal for Literary Criticism 157-159

Full Issue

Criterion: A Journal for lIterary Criticism (2013) PDF
Criterion: A Journal for Literary Criticism

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