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English Language Notes (2010) 48 (2): 201–213.
Published: 01 September 2010
... enumerating the rural popula­ tion, culm inating in the first British census of 1801.1 Clearly, "W e Are Seven" is a poem about counting people.The disagreement between the speaker and the little maid he encounters is entirely about the number of siblings who dw ell w ith her in her cottage.The girl claims...
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English Language Notes (2016) 54 (1): 133–134.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Sophia L. Hsu Copyright © 2016 Regents of the University of Colorado 2016 C itin g a n d S iting in t h e N in e t e e n t h -Ce n t u r y B rit ish C e n s u s S o p h ia L. H s u Over the course of the nineteenth century, the census became the primary tool for citing and siting the British...
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English Language Notes (2004) 41 (4): 27–50.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Diego Saglia Copyright © 2004 Regents of the University of Colorado 2004 June 2004 27 TELLING ROMANTIC TALES: HISTORY AND ROMANTICPERIOD ICONS IN CONTEMPORARY BRITISH POETRY If the past is generally a n o th e r country in th e Englishlanguage literary tradition, it features as a distinctly...
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English Language Notes (2016) 54 (1): 43–57.
Published: 01 March 2016
... s w o rth invoke a m a th e m a tic a l p h ilo so p h y gro u n d e d in re la tive id e n tity , d iv e rs ity , h is to ric ity , and a ffe c t: in sh o rt, in ethics. M iranda Burgess U niversity of British Columbia NOTES 1 William W ordsworth, "We Are Seven," in Lyrical Ballads and Other Poems...
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English Language Notes (2004) 42 (1): 26–39.
Published: 01 September 2004
.... University of British Columbia Stephen Guy-Bray NOTES 1T he poems o f Marvell are cited parenthetically from The Poems and Letters ofAndrew Maruell, 3rd ed., Vol 1, ed. H.M. M argoliouth, rev. by Pierre Legouis and E.E. Duncan-Jones (Oxford: Clarendon, 1971). 2 Authorizing the Boundary: Allegory, Irony...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (1): 140–151.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Maxwell Uphaus Abstract This essay proposes, through an analysis of T. S. Eliot’s “The Dry Salvages,” a model for the study of the sea in modernism based on British modernism’s relationship with the contemporaneous idea that the sea was the essence of British history. “The Dry Salvages” rejects...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (2): 37–48.
Published: 01 October 2022
...Melissa Dinsman Abstract Over the span of almost fifty years the British author Mollie Panter-Downes contributed 852 pieces to the New Yorker ; this included 153 London Letters during World War II alone. In these Panter-Downes reported on the “everyday” aspects of the British home front experience...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (1): 129–139.
Published: 01 April 2019
... seafaring literature and broaden our understandings of modernism generally. By way of illustration the essay examines the British author James Hanley’s 1938 novel Hollow Sea , which centers on a merchant ship turned troopship during World War I. In its staging of maritime technologies and infrastructures...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (1): 101–121.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Utathya Chattopadhyaya Abstract This essay explores how the British imperial archive of cannabis addiction in the mid-nineteenth century was shaped by ideas of religious devotion, ordinary leisure, and anxieties arising from revolt and rebellion. It asks how cannabis was discursively constituted...
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English Language Notes (2024) 62 (1): 81–96.
Published: 01 April 2024
... reappraises the legacies of this conflict through its ecological impact on the Bornean landscape and peoples. It critiques existing historical recollections of this period, which take the perspectives of either the colonial British government and its subsequent Malaysian inheritors or the largely ethnic...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 101–120.
Published: 01 October 2020
..., facilitated by the very stone that had seemed to entrap her. Drawing on critical Indigenous studies, legal studies, and ecomaterialism, this essay concludes that both King Horn and “Yonec” offer a medieval British imaginary of lithic relational sovereignty that runs counter to teleological, naturalizing...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 50–63.
Published: 01 October 2020
... ruling in Mabo and Others v. Queensland (2) (1992), a landmark case that challenged the legal doctrine of terra nullius , on which claims to British sovereignty were founded, and on comparisons of Anglo-Saxon and Indigenous law in the post- Mabo era. Copyright © 2020 Regents of the University...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (1): 181–200.
Published: 01 April 2021
... McKay’s formal poetics and fiction together, comparing his visual tactics with the French and British Colonial Expositions’ “panoramas.” 23 McKay quotes “felt like 1000 . . . ” back to Eastman in a letter dated 1 December 1930, Max Eastman Papers. 22 Hughes, “Claude McKay,” 53 . 21...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (1): 122–138.
Published: 01 April 2022
... and maintained the preeminence of British, and later, Chinese and US imperial capital. 48 For a different comparison between the groups, see Haiven, Revenge Capitalism , 119–40 . Works Cited Arrighi Giovanni . Adam Smith in Beijing: Lineages of the Twenty-First Century . London : Verso...
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English Language Notes (2016) 54 (1): 143–145.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Copyright © 2016 Regents of the University of Colorado 2016 C o n t r ib u t o r s Miranda Burgess teaches English at the University of British Columbia. She is the author of British Fiction and the Production o f Social Order, 1740-1830 (Cambridge, 2000) and essays on British and Irish...
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English Language Notes (2001) 38 (3): 93–95.
Published: 01 March 2001
... detailed exploration of how the British gov­ ernm ent tried to handle the issue of the concentration camps, attem pting to m ute their roles as concentration camps by de­ scribing them as refuges for w om en and children abandoned by their Boer husbands, who were away fighting a guerilla war, and attem...
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English Language Notes (2016) 54 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 March 2016
... proto-nationalist sentim ent flared up in the pages of the India Gazette, Calcutta Journal, Heiter Skelter, and other local publications.2 Hoping to quell these chal­ lenges to the cultural and political hegemony of their empire, British administrators routinely censored the press, but the explosion...
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English Language Notes (2016) 54 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Eric Pencek Copyright © 2016 Regents of the University of Colorado 2016 SPACES a n d G o d w i n s T h i e v e s E ric P e n c e k If the period com m only designated "R om antic" constitutes the late phase of the historical process by w hich the British people came to know themselves...
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English Language Notes (2007) 45 (2): 191–193.
Published: 01 September 2007
... " that has dom inated so much of British gay history is, Houlbrook tells us all along the book but especially in the final chapter, the product o f a mere slice o f the rich sexual topography of early-twentieth-century London. Houlbrook's, then, is a powerful rebuttal of the hitherto dom inant theme...
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English Language Notes (2004) 42 (1): 42–48.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Realms so fair, Betrays an alien scorn of English Air. Slow & uncouth y.e shriveld Branches rise; Cram pt by y.e Im pulse of ungenial Skies. Yet on our Plains, with fruitless fond desire, We nurse this awkward stranger, & adm ire. Fondly y.e British Tongue essays to feign; Denoyer bends ou r nervous...