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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (4): 559–561.
Published: 01 December 2005
... works include Der englische Roman des 19. Jahrhunderts (2000); Grund- kurs anglistisch-amerikanistische Literaturwissenschaft, with Ansgar Nünning (2001); Konzepte der Kulturwissenschaften, edited with Ansgar Nünning (2003); and Kulturgeschichte der englischen Literatur: Von der Renaissance zur...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (1): 112–114.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Hassan Melehy The Poetics of Ruins in Renaissance Literature . By Hui Andrew . New York : Fordham University Press , 2016 . x + 282 pp. Copyright © 2018 by University of Washington 2018 This is a deeply comparative study. It tunnels through the European Renaissance...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (2): 273–275.
Published: 01 June 1998
... of the theoretical justification for that project. But for that very reason, it is a book with which all serious students of the period must contend. David Collings, Bowdoin College Afterliwes of the Saints: Hagiography, Typobgy, and Renaissance Literature. By Julia...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (2): 188–191.
Published: 01 June 1977
... that dialectics will prove to be as useful a tool for literary criticism as McCanles seems to imagine. Dialectic reads like an obsession in this book, and by the nature of his own thesis McCanles’s “univocal” advocacy of it must be incomplete. It is his conviction that Renaissance literature particu...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (4): 456–458.
Published: 01 December 1985
... the romances. Whether this drama affected Shakespeare as he wrote them is still an open question. GARYSCHMIDGALL University of Pennsylvania Women and the English Renaissance: Literature and the Nature of Womankind, 1540-1620. By LINDAWOODBRIDGE...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (3): 471–473.
Published: 01 September 1965
...John M. Wallace William Tayler Edward. New York and London: Columbia University Press, 1964. ix + 225 pp. $5.00. Copyright © 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 REVIEWS Nature and Art in Renaissance Literature. By EDWARDWILLIAM TAYLER. New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (1): 150–183.
Published: 01 March 1965
...A. C. Hamilton Copyright © 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 THE MODERN STUDY OF RENAISSANCE ENGLISH LITERATURE: A CRITICAL SURVEY By A. C. HAMILTON The following few pages attempt to survey the present state of historical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (4): 543–547.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Alan Rudrum Disknowledge: Literature, Alchemy, and the End of Humanism in Renaissance England . By Eggert Katherine . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2015 . ix + 368 pp. Copyright © 2017 by University of Washington 2017 What Katherine Eggert means...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (3): 505–507.
Published: 01 September 1996
...F.J. Levy Andrew Hadfield. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. xvii + 265 pp. $65.00. Copyright © 1996 by Duke University Press 1996 Reviews Literature, Politics, and National Identity: Refmmation to Renaissance. By Andrew Hadfield. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 131–141.
Published: 01 June 1944
... associates, Mme Salem and Miss Oldach. PEN AND SWORD IN RENAISSANCE EMBLEM LITERATURE* By ROBERTJ. CLEMENTS All too frequently the litcerary debates which a student of the Renaissance encounters as he leafs through the yellowing pages...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (3): 300–302.
Published: 01 September 1982
...Lawrence Willson F. GURA PHILIP. Middletown, Conn.: Wesleyan University Press, 1981. x + 203 pp. $17.50. Copyright © 1982 by Duke University Press 1982 300 REVIEWS The Wisdom of Words: Language, Theology, and Literature in the New...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (2): 114–123.
Published: 01 June 1955
...Robert J. Clements Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 PRINCES AND LITERATURE: A THEME OT; RENAISSANCE EMBLEM BOOKS By ROBERTJ. CLEMENTS Even if the Renaissance did not have Marxists to view literature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (3): 398–402.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Richard Watts The Black Renaissance in Francophone African and Caribbean Literatures . By K. Martial Frindéthié. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2008. v + 209 pp. University of Washington 2009 Richard Watts, associate professor of French at the University of Washington, is author...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (3): 303–334.
Published: 01 September 2022
... of Renaissance Literature . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press . Knight Sarah . 2011 . “ Milton’s Forced Themes .” Milton Quarterly 45 , no. 3 : 145 – 60 . Lamb Edel . 2018 . Reading Children in Early Modern Culture . Cham : Palgrave Macmillan . Langbauer...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 505–526.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Kevin Pask Literary history has largely ignored its own origins in the late Renaissance, and we still lack a full account of how literary history, based in the European vernacular literatures, emerged during the early modern period. Pask attempts to redress this lack by arguing, primarily through...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (1): 69–94.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Matt Eatough Bowen’s Court has most commonly been confronted through methodological paradigms stressing its affinity to traditional Irish generic and historiographical conventions. In contrast, this essay reassesses Anglo-Ireland’s contribution to early twentieth-century literature by rereading...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 523–546.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Haifa Saud Alfaisal Abstract In 1902 Rūḥī al-Khālidī produced what may be the first modern work of comparative criticism in Arabic. In his History of the Science of Literature , Khālidī (1864–1913), a Palestinian polyglot, used the discourse of literary criticism to develop a modern understanding...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (1): 106–108.
Published: 01 March 1950
.... MORTONW. BLOOMFIELD Ohio State University The Renaissance Philosophy of Man. Edited by ERNSTCASSIRER, PAUL OSKAR KRISTELLER,and JOHN HERMANRANDALL, 3R. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1948. Pp. viii 4- 405. $5.00. As the study of Renaissance literature in relation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (2): 278–280.
Published: 01 June 2017
... by negative affect—a kind of ennui or shame surrounding literary-historical knowledge. Hence the jacket copy: “Why study Renaissance literature?” Or, as Warley puts it in the book’s opening paragraph, “why, at the end of the beginning of the twenty-first century, would anyone write literary criticism at all...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (3): 273–297.
Published: 01 September 2023
...” that replaces the demands of justice with the demands of romance as a genre. Copyright © 2023 by University of Washington 2023 Renaissance literature Philip Sidney sexuality He didn’t mean it; or he didn’t do it, not really, or not fully, or not knowing, or not intending; he didn’t understand...