Table of Contents
Padmini MONGIA: 'Ghosts of the Gothic': Spectral Women and Colonized Spaces in Lord Jim. Scott MCCRACKEN: 'A Hard and Absolute Condition of Existence': Reading Masculinity in Lord Jim. Rebecca STOTT: The Woman in Black: Race and Gender in The Secret Agent. Susan JONES: Representing Women: Conrad, Marguerite Poradowska, and Chance. Laurence DAVIES: Conrad, Chance, and Women Readers. Andrew Michael ROBERTS: Secret Agents and Secret Objects: Action, Passivity, and Gender in Chance. Robert HAMPSON: Chance and the Secret Life: Conrad, Thackeray, Stevenson. Monika ELBERT: Possession and Self-Possession. The 'Dialectic of Desire' in Twixt Land and Sea.