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Djuna Barnes: an updated bibliography.

The following items did not appear in Douglas Messerli's 1975 bibliography of Barnes's work nor in the bibliography prepared by Janice Thom and Kevin Engel for Mary Lynn Broe's Silence and Power: A Reevaluation of Djuna Barnes (Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1991). Reviews of new books by or about Barnes have been omitted.

A. New Editions of Barnes's Work

Ladies Almanack. Afterword by Steven Moore. Elmwood Park, IL: Dalkey Archive Press, 1992.

Ladies Almanack. Introduction by Susan Sniader Lanser. New York: New York University Press, 1992.

Poe's Mother: Selected Drawings. Los Angeles: Sun & Moon Press, 1993.

At the Roots of the Stars: The Short Plays of Djuna Barnes. Los Angeles: Sun & Moon Press, forthcoming.

Nightwood: The Original Version and Related Drafts. Ed. Cheryl Plumb. Normal, IL: Dalkey Archive Press, forthcoming.

B. New Translations of Barnes's Work

"James Joyce" (Vanity Fair, 1922) James Joyce. Paris: Le Nouveau Commerce, 1982. (French) Paris, Joyce, Paris. Berlin: Wagenbach, 1988. (German)

Ladies Almanack (1928) L'almanach des dames. Paris: Flammarion, 1982. (French) Ladies Almanach. Berlin: Wagenbach, 1985. (German)

Ryder (1928) Ryder. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp, 1986. (German)

A Night among the Horses (1929) Una noche entre los caballos. Trans. E. Pezzoni. Caracas: Monte Avila, 1973. (Spanish)

Nightwood (1936) Le bois de la nuit. Trans. P. Leyris. Paris: Seuil, 1979. (French) Bosco di notte. Trans. F. Donini. Milan: Bompiani, 1979. (Italian) La foresta della notte. Milan: Bompiani, 1987. (Italian) El bosque de la noche. Barcelona: Seix Barral, 1987. (Spanish)

The Antiphon (1958) Antiphon. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp, 1972. (German)

Spillway (1962) La passion. Trans. M. Wittig. Paris: Flammarion, 1982. (French) Leidenschaft. Trans. Karin Kerstan. Berlin: Wagenbach, 1986. (German)

Smoke and Other Early Stories (1982) Die Nacht in den Waldern. Trans. Karin Kerstan. Berlin: Wagenbach, 1984. (German)

[collected stories] Saturnalien. Trans. Karin Kerstan. Berlin: Wagenbach, 1987. (German)

Interviews (1985) Interviews. Paris: Christian Bourgois, 1989. (French) Portraits. Berlin: Wagenbach, 1985. (German)

New York (1989) New York: Geschichten und Reportagen aus einer Metropole. Berlin: Wagenbach, 1987. (German)

C. Critical Commentary

Andre, Michael, ed. "Djuna Barnes, et al." Unmuzzled Ox Anthology, No. 15. New York: Unmuzzled Ox Press, 1991.

Beard, Pauline Winsome. "A Riddling Thing: A Study of Time in Five Twentieth-Century Novels." Ph.D. diss., SUNY Binghamton, 1986.

Beranger, Elisabeth. "Une epoque de transe: 1'example de Djuna Barnes, Jean Rhys et Virginia Woolf." Ph.D. diss., Universite de Paris III, 1978.

Bock, Martin. "The Nocturnal Visions of Joyce and Barnes." In Crossing the Shadow Line: The Literature of Estrangement. Ed. Martin Bock. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1989. 65-84.

Chester, Alfred. "Watchman, What of the Night?" In Looking for Genet: Literary Essays and Reviews. Santa Rosa: Black Sparrow, 1992. 190-93.

Cockshut, A. O. J. Man and Woman: A Study of Love and the Novel, 1740-1940. London: Collins, 1977.

Dalton, Anne B. "Escaping from Eden: Djuna Barnes' Revision of Psychoanalytic Theory and Her Treatment of Father-Daughter Incest in Ryder." Women's Studies 22.2 (1993): 163-80.

Field, Andrew. "Malicious Zeal: A Life of Guido Bruno." Meanjin 39 (1980): 433-41.

Fuchs, Miriam. "|Persistent Pattern and Significant Form': The Conceptual and Formal Impact of The Waste Land on Selected Anti-Realistic American Novels." Ph.D. diss., New York University, 1979.

. Djuna Barnes and T. S. Eliot: Authority, Resistance, and Acquiescence." Tulsa Studies in Women's Literature 12.2 (Fall 1993).

Gerstenberger, Donna. "The Radical Narrative of Djuna Barnes's Nightwood." In Breaking the Sequence: Women's Experimental Fiction. Ed. Ellen G. Friedman and Miriam Fuchs. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1989. 129-39.

Herring, Phillip F. "Djuna Barnes and the Narrative of Violation." In Modes of Narrative: Approaches to American, Canadian and British Fiction. Ed. Reingard M. Nischik and Barbara Korte. Wurzburg: Konigshausen & Neumann, 1990. 100-109.

Jay, Karla. "Feminist Crosscurrents: The Outsider among the Expatriates: Djuna Barnes's Satire on the Ladies of the Almanack." In Lesbian Texts and Contexts: Radical Revisions. Ed. Karla Jay and Joanne Glasgow. New York: New York University Press, 1990. 204-16.

Kaivola, Karen. All Contraries Confounded: The Lyrical Fiction of Virginia Woolf Djuna Barnes, and Marguerite Duras. Iowa City, IA: University of Iowa Press, 1991.

Kannenstine, Louis Fabian. "The Halt Position of the Damned: A Study of the Work of Djuna Barnes." Ph.D. diss., New York University, 1976.

Kuryluk, Ewa. Century 21. Normal, IL: Dalkey Archive Press, 1992. [fiction]

Lanser, Susan S., and Joan M. Radner. "The Feminine Voice: Strategies of Coding in Folklore and Literature." Journal of American Folklore 100 (1987): 412-25.

Larabee, Ann E. "|Meeting the Outside Face to Face': Susan Glaspell, Djuna Barnes, and O'Neill's The Emperor Jones." In Modern American Drama: The Female Canon. Ed. June Schlueter. Rutherford: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1990. 77-85.

Leonard, Virginia Ellen. "On the Threshold of the Ever-Turning Past: Djuna Barnes' Nightwood as a Labyrinth of the Liminal Grotesque." Ph.D. diss., West Virginia University, 1990.

Marcus, Jane. "Laughing at Leviticus: Nightwood as a Woman's Circus Epic." In Tradition and Talents of Women. Ed. Florence Howe. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1991.

Meese, Elizabeth A., and Karla Jay. (Sem)Erotics: Theorizing Lesbian Writing. New York: New York University Press, 1992.

O'Neal, Hank. "Life is painful, nasty and short ... in my case it has only been painful and nasty." Djuna Barnes, 1978-1981: An Informal Memoir. New York: Paragon House, 1990.

Plumb, Cheryl J. "Fancy's Craft: The Symbolist Context of Djuna Barnes' Early Drama and Fiction." Ph.D. diss., Pennsylvania State University, 1983.

Ponsot, Marie. "Ghazals for Djuna Barnes: The Fall Back." Kenyon Review 13.3 (1991): 97. [poetry]

Reesman, J. C. "|That Savage Path': Nightwood and The Divine Comedy." Renascence 44 (1991-1992): 137-58.

Reineke, Yvonne Cheryl. "Tantalizing Truths: Sexual Secrets and Subjectivity in Brontd, James, and Barnes." Ph.D. diss., University of California - Irvine, 1991.

Reizbaum, Marilyn. "A |Modernism of Marginality': The Link between James Joyce and Djuna Barnes." In New Alliances in Joyce Studies: "When it's aped to foul a delfian. " Ed. Bonnie Kime Scott. Newark: University of Delaware Press, 1988. 179-92.

Scott, Bonnie Kime. "|The Look on the Throat of a Stricken Animal': Joyce as Met by Djuna Barnes." Joyce Studies Annual 2 (1991): 153-76.

West, Paul. "|The Havoc of This Nicety.'" Pamassus 16.2 (1990): 157-64.

Zaccaria, Paola. "|We Are Where We Are': La parola meteca nella citta translinguistica di Djuna Barnes." Rivisiti di Studi Anglo-Americani 6.8 (1990): 351-60.
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Date:Sep 22, 1993
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