Professor David James

Publications

  1. 2022
  2. Accepted/In press

    Literature of uplift

    David James, 2022, (Accepted/In press) Literary Studies and Human Flourishing. Love, H. & English, J. F. (eds.). Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  3. 2021
  4. E-pub ahead of print

    'Experimental Fiction'

    David James, Sep 2021, (E-pub ahead of print) The Cambridge companion to twenty-first century American fiction. Miller, J. (ed.). 1st ed. Cambridge University Press, p. 43-62 (Cambridge Companions to Literature).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  5. Published

    Listening to the refugee: Valeria Luiselli's sentimental activism

    David James, 15 Jun 2021, In: MFS - Modern Fiction Studies. 67, 2, p. 390-417 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  6. Published

    Affect’s vocabularies: literature and feeling after 1890

    David James, Feb 2021, The New Modernist Studies. Mao, D. (ed.). New York: Cambridge University Press, p. 129-151 23 p. (Twenty-First-Century Critical Revisions).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  7. Published

    Zadie Smith's style of thinking

    David James, 15 Jan 2021, In: Post45. 5, 9.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  8. 2020
  9. Published

    'Styles: Dusklands, Age of Iron, Disgrace, The Schooldays of Jesus'

    David James, 2020, The Cambridge Companion to J. M. Coetzee. Zimbler, J. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 64-83

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  10. Published

    Modernism and Close Reading

    David James (ed.), 2020, Oxford University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  11. 2019
  12. Published

    'Narrative Artifice'

    David James, 2019, The Cambridge Companion to Ian McEwan. Head, D. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 181-196

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  13. 2018
  14. Published

    'In Defense of Lyrical Realism'

    David James, 2018, In: Diacritics. 45, 4, p. 68-91

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  15. Published

    'Modernist Affects and Contemporary Literature'

    David James, 2018, In: Modernism/Modernity. Print-Plus: vol. 3, cycle 4

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  16. Published

    'The Novel as Encyclopaedia'

    David James, 2018, The Cambridge Companion to the Novel. Bulson, E. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 74-90

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  17. 2017
  18. Published

    'Transnational Postmodern and Contemporary Literature'

    David James, 2017, The Cambridge Companion to Transnational American Literature. Goyal, Y. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 122-140

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  19. 2016
  20. Published

    'Critical Solace'

    David James, 22 Dec 2016, In: New Literary History. 47, 4, p. 481-504 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  21. Published

    Experimentalism: self-reflexive and postmodern stories

    David James, Nov 2016, The Cambridge History of the English Short Story. Head, D. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 464-480 25 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  22. Published

    Decentring Englishness

    David James, 4 Feb 2016, The Oxford History of the Novel in English, Volume VII: British and Irish Fiction since 1940. Boxall, P. & Cheyette, B. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 435-449

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  23. Published

    'Afterword: The Poetics of Perpetuation'

    David James, 2016, Modernist Afterlives in Irish Literature and Culture. Reynolds, P. (ed.). Anthem Press, p. 175-181

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  24. Published

    'How Postmodernism Became Earnest'

    David James, 2016, Postmodern/Postwar-and After: Rethinking American Literature. Gladstone, J., Hoberek, A. & Worden, D. (eds.). University of Iowa Press, p. 81-91

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  25. Published

    'Modern/Altermodern'

    David James, 2016, Time: A Vocabulary of the Present. Elias, A. J. & Burges, J. (eds.). New York University Press, p. 66-81

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  26. Published

    'Modernism and the Urban Imaginary: Nationalism, Internationalism, and Cosmopolitanism'

    David James, 2016, The Cambridge History of Modernism. Sherry, V. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 235-249

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  27. 2015
  28. Published

    Worlded localisms: cosmopolitics writ small

    David James, Feb 2015, Postmodern Literature and Race. Platt, L. & Upstone, S. (eds.). Cambridge University Press, p. 47-62 16 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  29. Published

    'Afterword'

    David James, 2015, The Contemporaneity of Modernism: Literature, Media, Culture. D'Arcy, M. & Nilges, M. (eds.). Routledge, p. 216-224

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  30. Published

    The Cambridge Companion to British Fiction since 1945

    David James (ed.), 2015, Cambridge University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  31. 2014
  32. Published

    '"The Now so Unfashionable Naturalistic Idea of Character": Reanimating Personhood from Under the Net to John Banville'

    David James, 2014, Iris Murdoch Connected. Luprecht, M. (ed.). University of Tennessee Press, p. 73-84

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  33. Published

    'Art Unseduced by Its Own Beauty: Toni Morrison and the Humility of Experiment'

    David James, 2014, New Directions in the History of the Novel. Nash, A., Parrinder, P. & Wilson, N. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 211-222

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  34. Published

    'The Immediacy of Small Island'

    David James, 2014, Andrea Levy: Contemporary Critical Perspectives. James, D. & Baxter, J. (eds.). Bloomsbury, p. 53-64

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  35. Published

    Andrea Levy: Contemporary Critical Perspectives

    David James (ed.) & (ed.), 2014, Bloomsbury.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  36. 2013
  37. Published

    '"Seeing Beneath the Formlessness": James Baldwin, Toni Morrison, and Restorative Urbanism'

    David James, 2013, Utopianism, Modernism, and Literature in the Twentieth Century. Waddell, N. & Reeve-Tucker, A. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 168-181

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  38. Published

    'Capturing the Scale of Fiction at Mid-Century'

    David James, 2013, Regional Modernisms. Alexander, N. & Moran, J. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, p. 104-123

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  39. 2012
  40. Published

    '"Advancing Along the Inherited Path": Milan Kundera, Philip Roth, and the Idea of Being Traditionally New'

    David James, 2012, The Legacies of Modernism: Historicising Postwar and Contemporary Fiction. James, D. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 133-150

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  41. Published

    '"Style is Morality"? Aesthetics and Politics in the Amis Era'

    David James, 2012, In: Textual Practice. p. 11-25

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  42. Published

    'A Renaissance for the Crystalline Novel?'

    David James, 2012, In: Contemporary Literature. 53, 4, p. 845-874

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  43. Published

    'John Burnside's Ecologies of Solace: Regional Environmentalism and the Consolations of Description'

    David James, 2012, In: MFS - Modern Fiction Studies. 58, 3, p. 600-615

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  44. Published

    'Late Ballard'

    David James, 2012, J. G. Ballard: Visions and Revisions. Baxter, J. & Wymer, R. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 160-177

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  45. Published

    'Spaces and Places: Around the Globe'

    David James, 2012, The Cambridge History of the English Novel. Caserio, R. & Hawes, C. (eds.). Cambridge University Press, p. 500-516

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  46. Published

    Modernist Futures

    David James, 2012, Cambridge University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  47. Published

    The Legacies of Modernism: Historicising Postwar and Contemporary Fiction

    David James (ed.), 2012, Cambridge University Press.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthology

  48. 2011
  49. Published

    'Dusklands'

    David James, 2011, A Companion to the Works of J. M. Coetzee. Mehigan, T. (ed.). Boydell & Brewer, p. 39-55

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  50. Published

    'Integrity after Metafiction'

    David James, 2011, In: Twentieth Century Literature. 57, 3, p. 492-515

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  51. 2010
  52. Published

    'Hearing Hardy: Soundscapes and the Profitable Reader'

    David James, 2010, In: Journal of Narrative Theory. 40, 2, p. 131-155

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  53. Published

    'Modernist Narratives: Revisions and Re-readings'

    David James, 2010, The Oxford Handbook of Modernisms. Brooker, P., Gasiorek, A., Longworth, D. & Thacker, A. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 85-107

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  54. 2009
  55. Published

    'Artifice and Absorption: The Modesty of Kazuo Ishiguro's The Remains of the Day'

    David James, 2009, Kazuo Ishiguro: Contemporary Critical Perspectives. Matthews, S. & Groes, S. (eds.). Bloomsbury, p. 54-66

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  56. Published

    'Localizing Late Modernism: Interwar Regionalism and the Genesis of the "Micro Novel"'

    David James, 2009, In: Journal of Modern Literature. p. 43-64

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  57. Published

    'Quotidian Mnemonics: Graham Swift and the Rhetoric of Remembrance'

    David James, 2009, In: Critique. 50, 2, p. 131-154

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  58. 2008
  59. Published

    'By Thrifty Design: Ford's Bequest and Coetzee's Homage'

    David James, 2008, In: International Ford Madox Ford Studies. 7, p. 243-265

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  60. Published
  61. 2007
  62. Published

    '"As He Stalks His Pillar to the Dispossessed": Confessions of the Cryptographer'

    David James, 2007, City Visions: The Work of Iain Sinclair. Bavidge, J. & Bond, R. (eds.). Cambridge Scholars Publishing, p. 148-161

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  63. Published

    'The (W)hole Affect: Creative Reading and Typographic Immersion in Albert Angelo'

    David James, 2007, Rereading B. S. Johnson. Tew, P. & White, G. (eds.). p. 27-37

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  64. Published

    'The New Purism'

    David James, 2007, In: Textual Practice. 21, 4, p. 687-714

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  65. 2006
  66. Published

    'Relocating Mimesis: New Horizons for the British Regional Novel'

    David James, 2006, In: Journal of Narrative Theory. 36, 3, p. 424-449

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  67. 2005
  68. Published

    'Realism, Late Modernist Abstraction, and Sylvia Townsend Warner's Fictions of Impersonality'

    David James, 2005, In: Modernism/Modernity. 12, 1, p. 424-449

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

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