is a generalist journal of
literary criticism and
scholarship published quarterly at Southern
Edwardsville. PLL publishes essays on
all national literatures and
historical periods, as well as book reviews, notes, and original
materials such as notebooks,
letters, and journals.
publication in 1965; its founding editor was
Nicholas T. Joost, who was succeeded by Alvin Sullivan until his
passing in 1991. The journal was then edited by Dickie Spurgeon from
1991 to 1992, then passed to co-editorship under Jack G. Voller and
Brian Abel Ragen until 1997, at which point Professor Ragen edited the
journal until his retirement in 2008.
Jack G. Voller
Hill, Maurice Hunt,
Krueger, and Brian Abel Ragen
John I. Ades, Cathy N.
Davidson, Roy Harvey
Pearce, Gene A. Plunka,
Stella Purce Revard,
Thomas P. Roche, H. Aram Veeser, Linda
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