Table of contents for Joseph Heller's Catch-22 / edited by Harold Bloom.

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Editor?s Note vii
Introduction by Harold Bloom 1
The Logic of Survival in a Lunatic World 3
Robert Brustein
The Catch 9
Nelson Algren
A New Novel About Old Troubles 13
John Wain
Joseph Heller's Catch-22: Only Fools Walk in Darkness 21
Frederick R. Karl
The Night Journey in Catch-22 29
Minna Doskow?S
Catch-22 Revisited 39
Joseph Heller
The Structure of Joseph Heller?s Catch-22 55
Jan Solomon
Time Structure in Catch-22 67
Douglas Gaukroger
Catch-22: The Making of a Novel 81
Richard Lehan and Jerry Patch
I See Everything Twice! 91
James L. McDonald
Theme and Structure in Catch-22 99
Thomas Allen Nelson
Spindrift and the Sea: Structural Patterns 
and Unifying Elements in Catch-22 109
Clinton S. Burhans, Jr.
A Special Message to Subscribers, Catch-22 123
Joseph Heller
The Catch-22 Note Cards 125
James Nagel
Preface to Catch-22 137
Joseph Heller?s Catch-23: With the New Sequel to 
His Postwar Classic, Is Joseph Heller Cashing In or Cashing Out? 143
David Streitfeld
G?tterd?mmerung-22 151
Christopher Buckley
From Avignon to Catch-22 161
David M. Craig
A World Worth Laughing At: Catch-22 and the Humor of Black Humor 183
Daniel Green
The Early Composition History of Catch-22 195
James Nagel
Looking Back at Catch-22 223
Norman Podhoretz
Once More Into the Breach: Joseph Heller Gives Catch-22 a Second Act 233
Sanford Pinsker
Joseph Heller?s Combat Experiences in Catch-22 245
Michael C. Scoggins
Chronology 261
Contributors 263
Bibliography 267
Acknowledgments 269
Index 273

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Heller, Joseph. Catch-22.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Literature and the war.
War stories, American -- History and criticism.