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English Language Notes (2000) 37 (4): 52–61.
Published: 01 June 2000
.... THE POLITICS OF COMPASSION: [THE DISCHARGED SOLDIER] AND THE OLD CUMBERLAND BEGGAR One of the very first poems which Wordsworth wrote after the crisis of his m ind and spirit in th e m id 1790s is ab o u t an unexpected encounter with a discharged soldier which took place a long time ago in his childhood...
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English Language Notes (2002) 40 (2): 78–85.
Published: 01 December 2002
..., that G reenblatt uses Simon Fish s violent attack on Purgatory, A Supplicationfor the Beggars (1529), to frame his tale and, in the end, to provide it with a normative p o in t of view th at is destructive to his nom inal purpose o f dis­ covering why the Ghost in Hamlet wields imaginative power...
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English Language Notes (2003) 41 (1): 44–53.
Published: 01 September 2003
... and the Struc­ ture ofAuthority in Renaissance England (New York: Methuen, 1985) 88-103. William C. Carroll, Fat King, Lean Beggar: Representations ofPoverty in the Age of Shakespeare (Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1996) 156; and also by Carroll, Language, Politics, and Poverty in Shakespearian Drama, Shakespeare Survey...
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English Language Notes (2002) 39 (4): 25–33.
Published: 01 June 2002
... that the perception does not derive from sense-data. In early adulthood, too, this same strange feeling occurs: before his m eeting with the blind Lon­ don beggar, for instance, solipsism overtakes Wordsworth, and engenders in him a vulnerability to the dramatic im pact of the experience: the shapes before my eyes...
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English Language Notes (2010) 48 (1): 41–47.
Published: 01 March 2010
... place in the social structure: a successful borrow er m ight feel judgm ental tow ards Jyl's recipients, w h ile a beggar m ig ht feel o n ly sham e and d ism a y in id e n tify in g w ith th e m .8 A n d yet, as th e o rists o f affect such as Silvan Tom kins have noted, em otional responses can...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (1): 151–156.
Published: 01 March 2006
... (within a particular field, of course) crusade to write a more inclu­ sive, "thicker" history. W hile others seemed to locate and identify early modern others (Aaron, Shylock, Othello, Edgar as the "Bedlam-beggar," etc.) w ith ease, and bring them into the fold, I remained fixated on this strange...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (2): 65–72.
Published: 01 September 2006
... on the verge o f nationhood exem plifies the crisis or is it th e p o s s ib ility ? o f a s p lit te m p o ra lity , a b ifu rca te d being in tim e th a t evades (as it is beggared by) mere chronology and linear narrative. I invoke w hat m ay be a slightly anachronistic critical idiom , so as to foreground...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 259–263.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Beggar: Poverty and Power from Baudelaire to Benjam in (U niversity of M innesota Press, 2008) and articles on m odern and contem porary art and literature. His co-translation o f H eim rad Bäcker's tran scrip t was published by Dalkey A rchive Press in 2010, and his translation o f Urs A llem ann's...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (1): 39–48.
Published: 01 September 2005
... Cursetors in 1567 to The Scoundrel s Dictionary in 1754. Each includes an alpha­ betical list of words, from which Grose presumably drew his additions. But the lists are restricted to the canting vocabulary of thieves and beggars, an d ballocks for a clergyman does n o t sound like cant. Patrico is cant...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (1): 48–59.
Published: 01 September 2005
.... Each includes an alpha­ betical list of words, from which Grose presumably drew his additions. But the lists are restricted to the canting vocabulary of thieves and beggars, an d ballocks for a clergyman does n o t sound like cant. Patrico is cant for a priest in H arm an s Caveat, The Scoundrel s...
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English Language Notes (2003) 41 (1): 32–44.
Published: 01 September 2003
... and the Struc­ ture ofAuthority in Renaissance England (New York: Methuen, 1985) 88-103. William C. Carroll, Fat King, Lean Beggar: Representations ofPoverty in the Age of Shakespeare (Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1996) 156; and also by Carroll, Language, Politics, and Poverty in Shakespearian Drama, Shakespeare Survey...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (1): 116–128.
Published: 01 April 2019
... of the paddlewheel steamers that Vanderbilt’s concerns have discarded on the shoals of the Mosquito Coast, Brand no longer works as an agent of nascent US imperialism but is fated instead to receive Nicaraguan alms. Cardenal beggars the imperial agencies that arrive at what he calls “the pier of the Americas...
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English Language Notes (2008) 46 (1): 75–87.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Tyrant, w ho happens to be called a King, signs a warrant for the execution of some infinitely better man than his self [he writes,] " it is "given under OUR hand." . . . And I suppose that you w ill shortly hear the com m on beggar [the King] enforce his claims upon your purse by saying "WE have a w ife...
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English Language Notes (2013) 51 (1): 19–33.
Published: 01 March 2013
... and lustrous, You cast spells on beggars & kings Behind the stone doors of Caesar's tom b Or split trench in a field of ragweed. No decree or creed can outlaw you As you take every living thing apart. Little Master o f earth, no one gets to heaven W ithout going through you first.12 "Ode to the M aggot...
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English Language Notes (2007) 45 (2): 49–62.
Published: 01 September 2007
... the mansions they pass and overly keen to concur w ith whatever opinions he, Renaud, purports to express. Twice the pair are accosted by strangers: first by a black man handing out leaflets and later by a black beggar w ho calls Terence "brother." "Terence seemed to apologize fo r these episodes," Camus writes...
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English Language Notes (2005) 42 (4): 24–43.
Published: 01 June 2005
... to Falkland, she also gives voice to her knowledge of things as they are when she laments Falkland s unworthy deference to the prejudices of this world, knowing that he would never consent to marry a beggar (86). This simple statement is laden with impli­ cations regarding Emily s understanding of h er...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (1): 12–33.
Published: 01 September 2005
... these different views of the poor. Acts in 1495 (115), 1531, and 1536, which focus on punishing vagrants (118), reflect the vision of the p o o r as a threat, and the 1531 statute also attem pted to use a licensing scheme to limit the num ber of beggars (118), and thus to shift the responsibility of poor relief...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (2): 69–92.
Published: 01 December 2005
... by beggars and vagabonds, and he talks about it as that used by the vulgar. In Spence s Grand Repository, the definition of cant is not to the same extent loaded with classbias: a form of speaking peculiar to some particular class or body of m en. If Spence s intention, according to the frontispiece...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (1): 38–57.
Published: 01 April 2021
... for poor and unknown persons. The black drifters were superstitiously afraid of hospitals. They said the doctors never had enough corpses for laboratory work and would not worry about the life of a poor unknown beggar when a body was wanted for dissection” ( RM , 15, 6). Lafala realizes that to those...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (1): 146–165.
Published: 01 April 2021
..., surveil, and confine Blackness as fundamentally abject. As discussed above, Lafala notes that the Quayside inhabitants “went with the drift” like the “scum and froth of the tides.” He associates the port’s prostitutes, beggars, pimps, sailors, and day laborers with unwanted plant life and agitated...