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Faces in the Water
by Janet Frame

A paper by Venla Oikkonen of the University of Helsinki addressing representations of female madness in this novel and Sylvia Plath's The Bell Jar.

The Fairy Tales
by Oscar Wilde

An essay by Clifton Snider, a Professor Emeritus of California State University, which features a Jungian analysis of several of Wilde's stories.

The Fall of the House Usher
by Edgar Allan Poe

A chapter from Marilyn R. Chandler's Dwelling in the Text: Houses in American Fiction claiming that "the idea of the house as 'psychological space' reaches an epitome in Poe". With in-depth analysis of several excerpts from the story.

The Familiar
by Sheridan Le Fanu

An academic article by Patricia MacCormack, a senior lecturer at Anglia Ruskin University, examining the Baroque and Gothic sensibilities in 'The Familiar' and 'Green Tea', and comparing these with works by H.P. Lovecraft.

A Farewell to Arms
by Ernest Hemingway

An essay by Amy Lerman of Kishwaukee College examining the character of Catherine Barkley and various critical assessments of her.

Far from the Madding Crowd
by Thomas Hardy

The introduction by Rosemarie Morgan to the Penguin World Classics 2000 edition of this novel.

The Father
by Sharon Olds

An essay by Anna Woodford of the University of Newcastle upon Tyne looking at how the filial elegy is subverted in Olds' poem. With analysis of several excerpts.

Fathers and Sons
by Ivan Turgenev

An essay by Daniel L. Hocutt of the University of Richmond focusing on the Byronic roots of the character Yevgeny Bazarov, and the influence of Byron on this novel.

Felix Holt, the Radical
by George Eliot

An essay by Tim Watson, a Professor at the University of Miami, analyzing this novel and Eliot's Daniel Deronda in the context of scientific enquiries into race and descent, with reference to the Morant Bay uprising in Jamaica.

The Fifth Child
by Doris Lessing

An essay by Anne-Laure Brevet presenting an in depth analysis of Ben, the central character of Lessing's novel.
A paper by Anna Casablancas looking at the relationship between the subconscious and dreams, and their role in the formation of female identity in this novel.

by Sarah Waters

An essay by Kathleen A. Miller of the University of Delaware exploring gender and sexuality, and their relationship to nineteenth-century pornography in this book.

Finnegans Wake
by James Joyce

A paper by Sagit Blumrosen-Sela examining some of the literary parallels, both in terms of content and form, between this novel and The Same Sea by Amos Oz.
An essay by Patrick A. McCarthy exploring the nature of narrative in this novel and Joyce's various methods of narration.
An article by Louis Armand, a senior lecturer at Charles University considering the relationship between structure, hypertext and genetics in Finnegans Wake.

First Death in Nova Scotia
by Elizabeth Bishop

An essay by Martha Marinara, an Assistant Professor at Armstrong State College, looking primarily at the roles of imagery and gaze in this poem, with reference to the work of Lacan, Foucault, and others.

The Flint Anchor
by Sylvia Townsend Warner

In this essay Jennifer P. Nesbitt, an Assistant Professor at Penn State York, investigates the presence of decolonization in this novel and Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys.

Flowers for Hitler
by Leonard Cohen

An essay by Clint Burnham examining the postmodern qualities of this poetry collection; includes a definition of postmodernisn as Burnham's views it.

by Virginia Woolf

A paper by Verita Sriratana of the University of St Andrews featuring a close analysis of this text, focusing in general on how terms such as "technology" and "place" relate to the subjectivity of the arts, and Woolf's unusual biography in particular.

by J.M. Coetzee

An essay by Laura Tansley of the University of Glasgow discussing the predicament of this novel's central characters and the influence of Dafoe's Robinson Crusoe and Roxana
An essay by Simone Francescato of the University of Padua, presenting a comparitive analysis of this novel and works by Robert Hayden and John Berryman.

For Whom the Bell Tolls
by Ernest Hemingway

An essay by Ben Stoltzfus highlighting the personal rivalry between Hemingway and André Malraux, with a comparitive analysis of the latter's L'espoir.
An essay by D.A. Boxwell, an Assistant Professor at the U.S. Air Force Academy, examining depictions of the Spanish Civil War and addressing issues of canonicity in this novel and Rose Macaulay's And No Man's Wit.

The Fortunes of Perkin Warbeck
by Mary Shelley

An essay by Lidia Garbin assessing the influence of Sir Walter Scott on this novel.

Foucault's Pendulum
by Umberto Eco

An article by Deborah Belle Forman asserting that in this book Eco puts the Western esoteric tradition on trial.

by Mary Shelley

An essay by Monique R. Morgan of McGill University exploring the role of inductive reasoning in the novel, with reference to Hume and Bacon, as well as an appraisal of Shelley's narrative techniques and an assessment of the novel's relation to the gothic.
An essay by Anne Williams of the University of Georgia claiming that this novel is a hybrid of male and female Gothic conventions. It explores Shelley's representations of masculinity and femininity, as well as her complex frame narrative.
An essay by Laurie Garrison of the University of Lincoln examining the relationship between Frankenstein and Arctic exploration, and also the narrative's stance as a critique of imperialist endeavour.
An academic article by Aija Ozolins which asserts that "Frankenstein is a markedly dualistic work". It examines the narrative's many contrasts and conflicts.
A paper by Sherry Ginn of Wingate University exploring themes of procreation and death by applying Erik Erikson's theory of psychosocial development to Shelley's life in an in-depth analysis of the famous story.
An essay by Jonathan Glance, a professor at Mercer University, which applies a cultural historicist approach to the role of dreams in Frankenstein.
An essay by Lee E. Heller looking at Frankenstein from a cultural context in relation to literacy and education, as well as the genre of the Gothic novel.
A linguistic analysis by Lizzie Knowles of Frankenstein and 'The Bloody Chamber' by Angela Carter, with reference to the work of Diane Elam and Michael Halliday.
An essay by Jane Maree Maher of Monash University which examines cultural constructions of pregnancy through Shelley's famous text.
An essay by David Collings presenting a Lacanian reading of the novel.

Frost in May
by Antonia White

An essay by Andrea Peterson of the University of Birmingham which explores the representation of this novel's protagonist from a psychoanalytic perspective, with reference to Melanie Klein's theories concerning object relations and depression.

by Salman Rushdie

An essay by Brian Finney, a professor at California State University, which presents an overview of the critical reception of this novel, as well as an in-depth analysis emphasizing its relationship to Baudrillard's concept of simulacra.
A paper by Justyna Deszcz looking at the utopian concept and the character of professor Malik Solanka in Rushdie's novel, as well as considering the contemporary status of the fairy-tale Utopia.
An essay by Pavlina Radia of the University of Toronto exploring the representation of Otherness and Transnational Memory in this novel and What we all Long For by Dionne Brand.