Literary Criticism

Pan Pisar’: Clerkship in Babel’s First-Person Narration,” in Gregory Freidin, ed., The Enigma of Isaac Babel: Biography, History, Context (Stanford UP, 2009), 157–74.


You are warmly invited to read the first chapter, and/ or a relatively low-theory summary, of my doctoral dissertation: "The Windmill and the Giant: Double-Entry Bookkeeping in the Novel" (Comparative Literature, Stanford University, 2007). Acknowledgements junkies may click here. These materials are all Copyright © 2007 by Elif Batuman.