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Selected Bibliography on Stephen Crane’s "The Blue Hotel"

Backman, Bunnar. Meaning by Metaphor: An Exploration of Metaphor with a Metaphoric Reading of Two Short Stories by Stephen Crane. Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis, Studia Anglistica Upsaliensia. Stockholm: Uppsala, 1991.

Cate, Hollis. "Seeing and Not Seeing in 'the Blue Hotel'." College Literature 9.2 (1982): 150-52.

Chametzky, Jules. "Realism, Cultural Politics, and Language as Meditation in Mark Twain and Others." Prospects: An Annual Journal of American Cultural Studies 8 (1983): 183-95.

Church, Joseph. "The Determined Stranger in Stephen Crane's 'Blue Hotel'." Studies in the Humanities 16.2 (1989): 99-110.

Collins, Michael J. "Realism and Romance in the Western Stories of Stephen Crane." Under the Sun: Myth and Realism in Western American Literature. Ed. Barbara Howard Meldrum. Troy, NY: Whitston, 1985. 138-49. 

Davison, Richard A. "Crane's 'Blue Hotel' Revisited: The Illusion of Fate." Modern Fiction Studies 15 (1969): 537-39.

Dillingham, William B. "'the Blue Hotel' and the Gentle Reader." Studies in Short Fiction 1 (1964): 224-26.

Ellis, James. "The Game of High-Five in 'the Blue Hotel'." American Literature 49 (1977): 440-42.

Feaster, John. "Violence and the Ideology of Capitalism: A Reconsideration of Crane's 'the Blue Hotel'." American Literary Realism 25.1 (1992): 74-94.

Fultz, James R. "Heartbreak at the Blue Hotel: James Agee's Scenario of Stephen Crane's Story." Midwest Quarterly 21 (1980): 423-34.

Gibson, Donald B. "'the Blue Hotel' and the Ideal of Human Courage." Texas Studies in Literature and Language 6 (1964): 388-97.

Grenberg, Bruce L. "Metaphysics of Despair: Stephen Crane's 'the Blue Hotel'." Modern Fiction Studies 14 (1968): 203-13.

Gross, David S. "The Western Stories of Stephen Crane." Jour. of Amer. Culture 11.4 (1988): 15-21.

Johnsen, William A. "Rene Girard and the Boundaries of Modern Literature." Boundary 2  9.2 (1981): 277-93.

Juan-Navarro, Santiago. "Reading Reality: The Tortuous Path to Perception in Stephen Crane's 'the Open Boat' and 'the Blue Hotel'." Revista Canaria de Estudios Ingleses 19-20 (1989): 37-50.

Katz, Joseph. "An Early Draft of 'the Blue Hotel'." Stephen Crane Newsletter 3.1 (1968): 1-2.

Katz, Joseph, ed. The Blue Hotel. Merrill Literary Casebooks. Columbus, OH: Charles E. Merrill, 1969.

Kazin, Alfred, et al. "On Stephen Crane and 'the Blue Hotel'." The American Short Story. Ed. Calvin L.--Geller Skaggs, Robert. New York: Dell. 394 pp, 1977. 77-81. 

Keenan, Richard. "The Sense of an Ending: Jan Kadar's Distortion of Stephen Crane's the Blue Hotel." Literature/Film Quarterly 16.4 (1988): 265-68.

Kent, Thomas L. "The Problem of Knowledge in 'the Open Boat' and 'the Blue Hotel'." American Literary Realism 14.2 (1981): 262-68.

Kimball, Sue L. "Circles and Squares: The Designs of Stephen Crane's 'the Blue Hotel'." Studies in Short Fiction  17 (1980): 425-30.

Kinnamon, Jon M. "Henry James, the Bartender in Stephen Crane's 'the Blue Hotel'." Arizona Quarterly 30 (1974): 160-63.

Lewis, Anthony. "Teaching the Western Stories of Stephen Crane." American Renaissance and American West. Ed. Christopher S. (ed. & introd.)--Dieterich Durer, Herbert R. (ed. & introd.)--Laskowsky, Henry J. (ed. & introd.)--Welke, James W. (ed. & introd.)--Veal, Donald L. (foreword). School of Amer. Studies, & Dept. of Journalism & Telecommunication, Univ. of Wyoming, Laramie: Dept. of Eng., 1982. 97-103. 

Link, Franz H. "Stephen Crane's 'the Blue Hotel': Eine Interpretation." Literatur in Wissenschaft und Unterricht 5 (1972): 22-32.

McFarland, Ronald E. "The Hospitality Code and Crane's 'the Blue Hotel'." Studies in Short Fiction 18.4 (1981): 447-51.

Monteiro, George. "Crane's Coxcomb." MFS: Modern Fiction Studies 31.2 (1985): 295-305.

Morace, Robert A. "Games, Play, and Entertainments in Stephen Crane's 'the Monster'." Studies in American Fiction 9.1 (1981): 65-81.

Murphy, Brenda. "'the Blue Hotel': A Source in Roughing It." Studies in Short Fiction 20.1 (1983): 39-44.

Neglia, Erminio G. "Fictional Death in Stephen Crane's 'the Blue Hotel' and Jorge Luis Borges' 'El Sur'." Chasqui: Revista de Literatura Latinoamericana 10.2-3 (1981): 20-25.

Nelson, Ronald J. "A Possible Source for the Palace Hotel in Stephen Crane's 'the Blue Hotel'." Stephen Crane Studies 8.2 (1999): 2-12.

Osborn, Neal J. "Crane's 'the Monster' and 'the Blue Hotel'." Explicator 23 (1964): Item 10.

Peirce, J.F. "Stephen Crane's Use of Figurative Language in 'the Blue Hotel'." South Central Bulletin 34 (1974): 160-64.

Petite, Joseph. "Expressionism and Stephen Crane's 'the Blue Hotel'." Journal of Evolutionary Psychology 10.3-4 (1989): 322-27.

Pilgrim, Tim A. "Repetition as a Nihilistic Device in Stephen Crane's 'the Blue Hotel'." Studies in Short Fiction 11 (1974): 125-29.

Proudfit, Charles L. "Parataxic Distortion and Group Process in Stephen Crane's 'the Blue Hotel'." University of Hartford Studies in Literature: A Journal of Interdisciplinary Criticism 15.1 (1983): 47-54.

Quinn, Brian T. "A Contrastive Look at Stephen Crane's Naturalism as Depicted in 'the Open Boat' and 'the Blue Hotel'." Studies in English Language and Literature 42 (1992): 45-63.

Samuel, Sajay, et al. "The Accounting Blues." Stephen Crane Studies 7.1 (1998): 2-12.

Van Der Beets, Richard. "Character as Structrue: Ironic Parallel and Transformation in 'the Blue Hotel'." Studies in Short Fiction 5 (1968): 294-95.

Weinig, Mary Anthony. "Heroic Convention in 'the Blue Hotel'." Stephen Crane Newsletter 2.3 (1968): 6-7.

Wolford, Chester L. "The Eagle and the Crow: High Tragedy and Epic in 'the Blue Hotel'." Prairie Schooner 51 (1977): 260-74.

Wolter, Jurgen. "Drinking, Gambling, Fighting, Paying: Structure and Determinism in 'the Blue Hotel'." American Literary Realism, 1870-1910 12 (1979): 295-98.

Woryma, Piotr. "A Sample Contrastive Analysis of 'the Blue Hotel' by Stephen Crane and 'the Nigger of the 'Narcissus' by Joseph Conrad." Studia Anglica Posnaniensia: An International Review of English Studies 30 (1996): 159-68.

Wycherley, H. Alan. "Crane's 'the Blue Hotel': How Many Collaborators?" American Notes and Queries 4 (1966): 88.

Comments to D. Campbell.