List of illustrations Acknowledgements Introduction: Joe Bray and Alison Gibbons I. House of Leaves 1. This is not for you: Alison Gibbons 2. Katabasis in Danielewski's House of Leaves and two other recent American novels: Finn Fordham 3. Houses of leaves, cinema and the new affordances of old media: Paul McCormick 4. This haunted house: Intertextuality and interpretation in Mark Danielewski's House of Leaves (2000) and Poe's Haunted (2000): Mel Evans 5. Trickster authors and tricky readers on the MZD forums: Bronwen Thomas II. The Fifty Year Sword 6. Reading the graphic surface of Mark Z. Danielewski's The Fifty Year Sword: Glyn White III. Only Revolutions 7. Only evolutions: Joyce and Danielewski's works in progress: Dirk Van Hulle 8. Only Revolutions, or, the most typical poem in world literature: Brian McHale 9. Mapping time, charting data: the spatial aesthetic of Mark Z. Danielewski's Only Revolutions: N. Katherine Hayles 10. Print interface to time: Only Revolutions at the crossroads of narrative and history: Mark B. N. Hansen 11. Only Revolutions and the drug of rereading: Joe Bray Contributors Index -- .
Joe Bray is Senior Lecturer in Language and Literature at the University of Sheffield. Alison Gibbons is Lecturer in Stylistics, Language and Literature at De Montfort University, Leicester. -- .