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Publications of Victor H. Strandberg    :chronological  alphabetical  combined  bibtex listing:


  1. Strandberg, VH. The Conflicted Art of Cynthia Ozick. U of Wisconsin P, 1994. [5040]
  2. Strandberg, VH. A Faulkner Overview: Six Perspectives. The Kennikat P, 1981.
  3. Strandberg, VH. Religious Psychology in American Literature: A Study in the Relevance of William James. Studia Humanitatis, 1981. [5041]
  4. Strandberg, VH. The Poetic Vision of Robert Penn Warren. The UP of Kentucky, 1977. [5097]
  5. Strandberg, VH. A Colder Fire: The Poetry of Robert Penn Warren. U of Kentucky P, 1965.

Essays/Articles/Chapters in Books

  1. Strandberg, VH. "Adventures in Selfhood: Robert Penn Warren's Portraits of the Artist." Five Points: a Journal of Literature and Art  (2018): 208-218.
  2. Strandberg, VH. "Review of three books on Faulkner." Modern Fiction Studies 35 (February, 2014): 283-86.
  3. Strandberg, VH. "Image and Persona in Warren’s ’Early’ Poetry." Mississippi Quarterly 37 (2013): 135-39. [6034]
  4. Strandberg, VH. "The Fiction of Reynolds Price." Blackwell Encyclopedia of 20th Century AmericanFiction.  2008. 
  5. Strandberg, VH. "Review of Mark Twain and The Spiritual Crisis of His Age." Christianity and Literature Ed. Contino, PJ; Mullins, M. 57.2 (Winter, 2008): 318-322.
  6. Strandberg, VH. "Robert Penn Warren." Southern Writers: A New Biographical Dictionary. Ed. Flora, JL; Vogel, A. Louisiana State University Press, 2006. 
  7. Strandberg, V. ""T. S. Eliot Passes In Review: T. S. Eliot: The Contemporary Reviews,."." The Sewanee Review Ed. Brooker, JS. American Critical Archives: The Contemporary ReviewsSummer 2005, Volume CXIII.3Cambridge University Press, (2005): lxxvi-lxxix.  [abs]
  8. Strandberg, V. "Review of Jay Parini, One Matchless Time: A Life of William Faulkner."  Harper Collins,
  9. Strandberg, V. "T.S. Eliot: The Contemporary Reviews." American Critical Archives Ed. Brooker, JS. 10University of Cambridge Press, (2004): 600-600.  Forthcoming, Sewanee Review
  10. Strandberg, VH. "Dangerous Intimacy: The Untold Story of Mark Twain’s Final Years."  Berkeley: University of California Press,  Forthcoming in American Literature
  11. Strandberg, VH. "RPW and Herman Melville." book assembled for Melville Society and RPW Circle joint symposium papers.  2003. 
  12. Strandberg, VH. "Cynthia Ozick." Contemporary Novelists. Ed. Kirkpatrick, D. London: St. James Press, 2003. 
  13. Strandberg, VH. "Cormac McCarthy." Ed. Parini, J. Scribner's American Writers Series  Long essay on all his books [6000]
  14. Strandberg, VH. "The Goyen-McCullers Freak Show." A Goyen Companion. Ed. Malin, I.  2003.  In a book on Goyen edited by Irving Malin [6050]
  15. Strandberg, V. "The Religious/erotic poetry of Reynolds Price." Studies in the Literary Imagination 35.1 (December, 2002): 61-86.  Long essay for a book on Southern writers [5100]
  16. Strandberg, V. "Surplus theory in the cultures market." Academic Questions 13.1Springer Nature, (January, 2000): 34-38. [doi]
  17. Strandberg, VH. "Robert Penn Warren and the New Paradigm: A Case Study of the Birds." The Legacy of Robert Penn Warren. Ed. Madden, D. Louisiana State UP, 2000. 155-174. [6044]
  18. Strandberg, VH. "Dimming the Enlightenment: Thomas Pynchon’s Mason & Dixon." Pynchon and Mason & Dixon. Ed. Horvath, B; Malin, I. U of Delaware P, 2000. 100-111. [6051]
  19. Strandberg, VH. "Nabokov and the ’Prism of Art’." Torpid Smoke: The Stories of Vladimir Nabokov. Ed. kelman, SG; Malin, IE. Amsterdam, Netherlands; Rodopi, 2000. 246-246. [6018]
  20. Strandberg, VH. "Brother to Dragons: Poem/Play/Film." Mississippi Quarterly  (1994) [6032]
  21. Strandberg, VH. "The Fall of the House of Usher." Reference Guide to Short Fiction. London: St. James Press, 1993. 
  22. Strandberg, VH. "The Shawl." Reference Guide to Short Fiction. London: St. James Press, 1993. 
  23. Strandberg, VH. "A Tree, A Rock, A Cloud." Reference Guide to Short Fiction. London: St. James Press, 1993. 
  24. Strandberg, VH. "William Faulkner and A Rose for Emily (two entries)." Reference-Guide to Short Fiction. London: St. James Press, 1993. 
  25. Strandberg, VH. "Robert Penn Warren on Blackberry Winter." Reference Guide to Short Fiction London: St. James Press, (1993)
  26. Strandberg, VH. "The Quintessence of Faulkner: A Rose for Emily." 1993 Paxton Lectureship Runner up in the Torch  (Fall, 1993): 8-11.
  27. Strandberg, VH. "RPW and TSE: In the Steps of the (Post)Modern Master." "To Love So Well the World": A Festschrift in Honor of Robert Penn Warren. Ed. Weeks, DL. New York: Peter Lang, 1992. 29-44. [6021]
  28. Strandberg, VH. "Robert Penn Warren and the Search for Design." Gettysburg Review 5.3 (Summer, 1992) [6043]
  29. Strandberg, VH; Buwa, C-IB. "Interview with William Styron." Sewanee Review XCIX.3 (Summer, 1991): 463-77. [6012]
  30. Strandberg, VH. "The obituary overview of Warren’s life and career." DLB Yearbook: 1989. Bruccoli Clark Layman, 1990.  updated 1997
  31. Strandberg, VH. "Robert Penn Warren: Broadening Views, 1968-1987." Concise Dictionary of American Literary Biography. Columbia, SC: Bruccoli Clark Layman, 1990. 
  32. Strandberg, VH. "The Reynolds Price entry." Collier’s Encyclopedia. MacMillan Educational Company, 1990. 
  33. Strandberg, VH. "Return of the Repressed: The Sentimentality of T.S. Eliot." Knjizevna Smotra. Zagreb, Yugoslavia, 1990. 17-23. Reprinted in a volume on Renascent Sentimentality published by Johannes Gutenberg University, ed. Winfried Herget, Mainz, Germany [6022]
  34. Strandberg, VH. "Sentimentality and Social Pluralism in American Literature." a book on Sentimentality. Ed. Mainz, WHOJGUI. Tubingen , West Germany: Guther Narr Verlag Press, 1990. 
  35. Strandberg, VH. "Warren’s Osmosis." Criticism  (1990): 23-40. [6041]
  36. Strandberg, VH. "Warren’s Best/Worst Book." Special Memorial Section on Warren in the South Carolina Review  (1990) [6038]
  37. Strandberg, VH. "Sex, Violence and Philosophy in "You Must Remember This"." Studies in American Fiction 17.1 (Spring, 1989): 3-17. [6015]
  38. Strandberg, VH. "Review of Lawrence H. Schwartz’s Creating Faulkner’s Reputation: The Politics of Modern Criticism."  U of Tennessee, Knoxville (288 pp),
  39. Strandberg, VH. "Review of John Kenny Crane’s The Yoknapatawpha County Chronicle of Gavin Stevens."  Associated University Presses, Cranbury, NJ (308p),
  40. Strandberg, VH. "The Frost-Melville Connection." American Literature in Belgium. Brussels, 1987. 171-81. Reprinted in The Dutch Quarterly Review of Anglo-American [Amsterdam, 1987], 17 [6049]
  41. Strandberg, VH. "Review of Faulkner and Race." Ed. Fowler, D; Abadie, AJ. U of Mississippi P, Jackson (311 pp),
  42. Strandberg, VH. "Poet of Youth: Robert Penn Warren at Eighty." Time’s Glory: Original Essays on Robert Penn Warren. Ed. Grimshaw, JA. U of Central Arkansas P, 1986. 91-106. The only entry in "The Poetry" section [6042]
  43. Strandberg, VH. "Robert Penn Warren." The Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 48: American Poets: 1880-1945. Ed. Series, PQS. Detroit: Bruccoli Clark, 1986. 425-44.
  44. Strandberg, VH. "Review of Sarah Orne Jewett’s A White Heron by Louis A. Renza, Jr.." The South Atlantic Review  (Fall, 1985)
  45. "Image and Persona in Warren's 'Early' Poetry." Mississippi Quarterly 37 (Spring 1984): 135-39.
  46. Strandberg, VH. "Brother to Dragons and the Craft of Revision." Robert Penn Warren’s Brother to Dragons: A Discussion. Ed. James A Grimshaw, J. LSU Press, 1983. 200-10. [6036]
  47. Strandberg, VH. "The Art of Cynthia Ozick." Three Contemporary Women Novelists: Hazard, Ozick, and Redmon, a Special Number of Texas Studies in Literature and Language 25 (Summer, 1983): 266-312.  Reprinted in Cynthia Ozick: Modern Critical Views, ed. Harold Bloom [New York: Chelsea House, 1986], 79-120 [6046]
  48. Strandberg, VH. "Review of James H. Justus’ The Achievement of Robert Penn Warren." American Literature LSU Press, 1981, (Fall, 1981)
  49. Strandberg, VH. "Passion and Delusion in A Book of Common Prayer." Modern Fiction Studies 27 (Summer, 1981): 225-242.  Reprinted in Joan Didion: Essays and Conversations, ed. Ellen Friedman, Ontario Review Press [Princeton, 1985] [6019]
  50. Strandberg, VH. "Taproots of a Poem: The Long Foreground of ’Old Nigger on One-Mule Cart’." Robert Penn Warren: A Collection of Critical Essays. Ed. Gray, R. Twentieth Century Views (Maynard Mack, Series Editor)Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1980. 143-54. [6040]
  51. Strandberg, VH. "Faulkner’s God: A Jamesian Perspective." Faulkner Studies I (1980): 122-35. [2882]
  52. Strandberg, VH. "Warren’s Poetic Vision: A Reading of Now and Then: Poems 1976-1978." The Southern Review 16 (Winter, 1980): 18-45. [6031]
  53. Strandberg, VH. "John Updike and the Changing of the Gods." Mosaic 12.1 (Fall, 1978): 157-175.  Reprinted in Critical Essays on John Updike, ed. William R. MacNaughton [Boston: G.K. Hall, 1982] [6014]
  54. Strandberg, VH. "Review of Faulkner: Essays by Warren Beck; Hemingway/Faulkner: Inventors, Masters by Linda Wagner; The Fitzgerald/Hemingway Annual, 1974; The Fitzgerald/Hemingway Annual, 1975." American Literature  (Summer, 1977)
  55. Strandberg, VH. "Review of Jessie Thomas Lokrantz’s The Underside of the Weave: A Study of Nabokov’s Style."  American Institute, Uppsala, Sweden,
  56. Strandberg, VH. "Review of Robert Solotaroff’s Down Mailer’s Way." American Literature  (January, 1975): 600-01.
  57. Strandberg, VH. "Hart Crane and William James: The Psychology of Mysticism." Mcneese Review 22 (1975): 14-25. [6058]
  58. Strandberg, VH. "Between Truth and Fact: Faulkner’s Symbols of Identity." Modern Fiction Studies 21 (Fall, 1975): 445-57.
  59. Strandberg, VH. "Festering Lilies: On Surveying the Secret Life of William Shakespeare." Four Quarters 24.2 (Winter, 1975): 3-16. [5740]
  60. Strandberg, VH. "Review of Walter Sutton’s American Free Verse: The Modern Revolution in Poetry." American Literature 46 (November, 1974): 404-05.
  61. Strandberg, VH. "Whitman and Eliot: Two Studies in the Religious Imagination." Four Quarters 22 (Winter, 1973): 3-18. [6052]
  62. Strandberg, VH. "The Poetry of the Sixties." Special Robert Penn Warren Number of Four Quarters 21 (May, 1972): 27-45.
  63. Strandberg, VH. "Robert Penn Warren." Encyclopedia of World Literature in the Twentieth Century. Ed. Fleishmann, WB. IIIrevised and enlarged Second Edition, Leonard S. Klein, General Editor (New York: Frederick Ungar Publishing Company, 1984), 1971. 
  64. Strandberg, VH. "Review-analysis of On the Edge of the Knife, poems by Charles Edward Eaton." The Above Ground Review II (Spring, 1971): 49-53.
  65. Strandberg, VH. "Review of Robert Penn Warren: A Bibliography." American Literature 41 (March, 1969): 142-43.  Compiled by Mary Nance Huff
  66. Strandberg, VH. "The Robert Penn Warren entry." A Bibliographical Guide to the Study of Southern Literature. LSU Press, 1969. 316-320.
  67. Strandberg, VH. "Poe’s Hollow Men." The University Review 35 (Spring, 1969): 203-13. [6020]
  68. Strandberg, VH. "The Incarnations of Robert Penn Warren." Shenandoah 20 (Summer, 1969): 64-69.
  69. Strandberg, VH. "Updike’s Midpoints." The Above Ground Review  (Winter, 1969): 48-52.
  70. Strandberg, VH. "Eliot’s Insomniacs." South Atlantic Quarterly 68 (Winter, 1969): 67-73.  a comparison of Eliot and Hemingway [6005]
  71. V.H. Strandberg. "Warren's Osmosis." Criticism  (Winter 1968): 23-40.  Reprinted in Critical Essays on Robert Penn Warren, ed. William Bedford Clark [Boston: G.K. Hall, 1981], 122-36 and Robert Penn Warren: Critical Perspectives, ed. Neil Nakadate [UP of Kentucky, 1981], 246-61
  72. Strandberg, VH. "A Hell for Our Time." The Christian Century  (September, 1968): 1104-05.
  73. Strandberg, VH. "Isabel Archer’s Identity Crisis: The Two Portraits of a Lady." The University Review  (June, 1968): 282-90. [6013]
  74. Strandberg, VH. "Review of L.S. Dembo’s Conceptions of Reality in Modern American Poetry." South Atlantic Quarterly  (Summer, 1968): 570-71.
  75. Strandberg, VH. "The Artist’s Black Veil." The New England Quarterly 61 (1968): 567-74. [6047]
  76. Strandberg, VH. "The Comedy of Othello." The Mcneese Review 19 (1968): 3-15. [6048]
  77. Strandberg, VH. "Dante’s Inferno: The Simoniacs." The Explicator  (October, 1966) [6004]
  78. Strandberg, VH. "A Palm for Pamela: Three Studies in the Game of Love." Western Humanities Review  (Winter, 1966): 37-47.  Discusses the Pamela archetype in Shakespeare's Juliet, Kalidasa's Shakuntala, and Hemingway's Catherine Barkley [5999]
  79. Strandberg, VH. "Hamlet’s Costly Code." The South Atlantic Quarterly  (Winter, 1966): 95-103. [6011]
  80. Strandberg, VH. "Review of Robert Penn Warren: A Descriptive Bibliography, 1922-1979." The South Atlantic Review  (1965)
  81. Strandberg, VH. "Faulkner’s Inversion." The Sewanee Review 73 (Spring, 1965): 181-90. [6009]
  82. Strandberg, VH. "The Crisis of Belief in Modern Literature." The English Journal  (October, 1964): 475-84.  Reprinted in Campustimes, literary magazine of Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India; and England in Literature, Scott, Foresman and Company [1968]
  83. Strandberg, VH. "Theme and Metaphor in Brother to Dragons." Pmla 79 (September, 1964): 498-508.  Reprinted in Robert Penn Warren's Brother to Dragons: A Discussion, ed. James A. Grimshaw, Jr. [LSU Press, 1983], p. 200-10 [6033]
  84. Strandberg, VH. "God and the Critics of Melville." Texas Studies in Literature and Language.  1964. 322-33. [6010]
  85. Strandberg, VH. "Eliot’s Whispers of Immortality." The Explicator  (May, 1959)

Book Reviews

  1. Strandberg, VH. Reviews of Joseph Blotner’s Robert Penn Warren: A Biography; Reynolds Price’s Collected Poems; Alfred Kazin’s God and the American Writer; James West’s William Styron: A Biography; Benita Eisler’s Byron: Child of Passion, Fool of Fame.  Raleigh News & Observer (1997).
  2. V.H. Strandberg. Review of three books on Faulkner.  Modern Fiction Studies 35.2 (Summer 1989): 283-86.
  3. V.H. Strandberg. Review of Robert Penn Warren: A Descriptive Bibliography, 1922-1979.  The South Atlantic Review (Fall 1982). (Compiled by James A. Grimshaw, Jr)

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