Fender, Stephen, ‘"The New York Review of Books"’, in Literary Periodicals, ed. by C. J. Rawson (= Yearbook of English Studies, 16.1 (1986)), 188–202

Fender, Stephen, review of Jonathan Holden, The Rhetoric of the Contemporary Lyric, in Satire: Essays in Memory of Robert C. Elliott 1914-1981, ed. by C. J. Rawson (= Yearbook of English Studies, 14.1 (1984)), 363–66

Fender, Stephen, review of Bernard Duffey, Poetry in America: Expression and Its Values in the Times of Bryant, Whitman, and Pound; Gary Q. Arpin, The Poetry of John Berryman, in Literature and Its Audience, II, ed. by G. K. Hunter and C. J. Rawson (= Yearbook of English Studies, 11.1 (1981)), 365–66

Fender, Stephen, review of Fred W. Lorch, The Trouble Begins at Eight: Mark Twain's Lecture Tours, in Modern Language Review, 74.3 (1979), 677–78

Fender, Stephen, ‘Ezra Pound and the Words off the Page; Historical Allusions in Some American Long Poems’, in American Literature, ed. by G. K. Hunter and C. J. Rawson (= Yearbook of English Studies, 8.1 (1978)), 95–108

Fender, Stephen, review of Sacvan Bercovitch, The American Puritan Imagination: Essays in Revaluation, in Yearbook of English Studies, 7.1 (1977), 254–56

Fender, Stephen, review of Mason I. Lowance, Jr., Increase Mather, in Yearbook of English Studies, 7.1 (1977), 256–58

Fender, Stephen, ‘"The Prodigal in a Far Country Chawing of Husks": Mark Twain's Search for a Style in the West’, in Modern Language Review, 71.4 (1976), 737–56

Fender, Stephen, ‘Edward Taylor and "The Application of Redemption"’, in Modern Language Review, 59.3 (1964), 331–34