Table of contents for A companion to magical realism / edited by Stephen M. Hart and Wen-chin Ouyang.

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edited by Stephen Hart & Wen-chin Ouyang
01: Introduction: 'Globalization of Magical Realism: New Politics of Aesthetics': Stephen M. Hart (UCL) and Wen-chin Ouyang (SOAS)
Section I: Genealogies, Myths, Archives
02: Introduction 
03: 'Swords and Silver Rings: Magical Objects in the Work of Jorge Luis Borges and Gabriel García M rquez': Lois Parkinson Zamora (University of Houston)
04:'The Presence of Myth in Borges, Carpentier, Asturias, Rulfo and García M rquez': Donald Shaw (University of Virginia) 
05: 'The Earth as Archive in Bombal, Parra, Asturias and Rulfo' Julia King & Stephen M. Hart (UCL) 
06: 'Alejo Carpentier's Re-invention of América Latina as Real and Marvellous': Jason Wilson (UCL)
07: 'The Golden Age Myth in Gabriel García M rquez's One Hundred Years of Solitude and Ovid's Metamorphoses': Lorna Robinson (University of Oxford) 
08. 'Lessons from the Golden Age in Gabriel García M rquez's Living to Tell the Tale': Efraín Kristal (UCLA)
Section II: History, Nightmare, Fantasy
09: Introduction 
10: 'History and the Fantastic in José Saramago's Fiction': David Henn (UCL) 
11: 'Magical-Realist Elements in José Eustasio Rivera's The Vortex': Humberto Núñez-Faraco (UCL) 
12: 'Beyond Magical Realism in The Red of His Shadow by Marya Montero': Alejandra Rengifo (University of Michigan)
13: 'Cops, Robbers, and Anarcho-terrorists: Crime and Magical Realism's Jewish Question': Michael Berkowitz (UCL) 
14: 'Flights of Fancy: Angela Carter's Transgressive Narratives': Sarah Sceats (Kingston University)
Section III: The Politics of Magic
15: Introduction 
16: 'Humour and Magical Realism in El reino de este mundo': Evelyn Fishburn (UCL) 
17: 'Magical Realism and Children's Literature: Isabel Allende's La Ciudad de las Bestias': Philip Swanson (University of Sheffield) 
18. 'Unsavoury Representations in Laura Esquivel's Like Water for Chocolate': Helene Price (UCL)
19: 'Not so Innocent - An Israeli Tale of Subversion: Dorit Rabinyan's Persian Brides', Tsila Ratner (UCL)
20. 'Magical Realism as Ideology: Narrative Evasions in the Work of Nakagami Kenji': Mark Morris (University of Cambridge)
21: 'Legend, Fantasy and the Birth of the New in "Los funerales de la Mam  Grande" by Gabriel García M rquez': Robin Fiddian (University of Oxford)
Section IV: Empire, Nation, Magic
22: Introduction: 
23: 'Magical Nationalism, Lyric Poetry and the Marvellous: W.B. Yeats and Seamus Heaney': Jonathan Allison (University of Kentucky)
24: 'Empire and Tribal Magic in a Tuareg Epic: Ibrahim al-Kuni's Lunar Eclipse': Stefan Sperl (SOAS) 
25. 'Magical Realism and Nomadic Writing in the Maghreb': John Erickson (University of Kentucky)
26: 'Of Numerology and Butterflies: Magical Realism in Salman Rushdie's The Satanic Verses': Stephanie Jones (Open University)
27: 'From The Thousand and One Nights to Magical Realism: Postnational Predicament in The Journey of Little Ghandi by Elias Khoury': Wen-chin Ouyang (SOAS) 
28: Guide to Further Reading: Stephen Hart and Kenneth Reeds 
29: Selected Bibliography: Stephen Hart

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Spanish American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Magic realism (Literature).