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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 609–612.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Penny Fielding Penny Fielding is senior lecturer in English at the University of Edinburgh. Her most recent book is Scotland and the Fictions of Geography: North Britain, 1760–1830 (2008). Sentimental Literature and Anglo-Scottish Identity, 1745–1820 . By Shields Juliet...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 403–413.
Published: 01 December 2009
...” appeared in the September 1994 issue of MLQ . Barnaby, Paul. “Another Tale of Old Mortality: The Translations of Auguste-Jean-Baptiste Defauconpret in the French Reception of Scott,” in Pittock, Reception , 31 -44. Brown, Ian, ed. The Edinburgh History of Scottish Literature , 3 vols...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (3): 277–314.
Published: 01 September 2002
... by scholars such as Thomas Craw- ford, Leith Davis, and Tom Nairn, the schizophrenia model remains influential.10 [as] a zigzag of contradictions” and locates a conflict between the “lightness of The Spectator or The Rape of the Lock” and “the northern habit” (Scottish Literature, Character...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (1): 79–80.
Published: 01 March 1956
.... 30s. In our Ph.D. factories Scottish literature is usually treated like a poor relation. It may receive a perfunctory kind word or two in passing, but is seldom listened to seriously. No candidate would dare face his orals without having scaled those Everests of dullness, Euphucs...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (3): 399–418.
Published: 01 September 2011
...: the transformation of writing, that is, from rhetoric or belles lettres to art. However, while much has been written and said about the French, German, and Scottish Enlightenments, little is known about the Italian one. Engaged in a reevaluation of this lesser-known, peripheral Enlightenment, this essay discusses...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (2): 149–175.
Published: 01 June 2021
... reveals and counteracts the Anglocentrism of insular literary history. daviesd@sas.upenn.edu Copyright © 2021 by University of Washington 2021 history writing Scottish literature Britain nation imperialism Great Britain” as a confederated political entity was a creation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (4): 517–539.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Susan Manning University of Washington 2007 Susan Manning is Grierson Professor of English Literature and director of the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities at the University of Edinburgh. Her most recent works are Fragments of Union: Making Connections in Scottish...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (1): 77–79.
Published: 01 March 1956
... Scottish Poetry: A Critical Survey. Edited by JAMES KINSLEY.London : Cassell and Company, Ltd., 1955. Pp. ix + 330. 30s. In our Ph.D. factories Scottish literature is usually treated like a poor relation. It may receive a perfunctory kind word or two in passing, but is seldom listened...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 March 2014
... .” In Euclid’s Elements of Geometry, from the Latin Translation of Commandine , n.p. London . Kindrick Robert L. 1998 . “ Robert Burns and the Tradition of the Makars .” Studies in Scottish Literature 30 : 91 – 107 . Latour Bruno . 2005 . Reassembling the Social: An Introduction...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (2): 243–252.
Published: 01 June 1947
... the Fair, 2792. Manuscript, 2809. Sax0 Grammaticus, 2798. Marie de France, 2553, 2821, 2823a. Scandinavian literature, 2778, 2792, Mark Twain, 2784. Scottish literature, 2772. Mbliador, 2755. Sir Tristrem, 2774a. Me‘raugis, 2793...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (2): 239–254.
Published: 01 June 2003
...., English, U.S., or Australian literature) or regional culture re ecting the devolutionary trend in Britain (e.g., Scottish or Anglo-Irish literature). The volume The History of Literary Criticism is a real surprise, because it brings together an account of the vast body of criticism of classical antiquity...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (1): 23–40.
Published: 01 March 1992
..., and Courtly Love in The Testament of Cresseid,” Studies in Scottish Literature, 10 (1972-73): 97-98. For Henryson’s Calchas, see also Larry M. Sklute, “Phoebus Descending: Rhetorical and Moral Vision in Henryson’s Testament of Cresseid,”EM, 44 (1977): 190-92. 20 “Conciseness and The Testament...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 3–11.
Published: 01 March 1961
... the opportunity to study their native language and literature as a school subject and to use it as their medium of instruction. Permission was reluctantly granted by the Scottish Education Department as long ago as 1875, but the actual implementation of this goal has had to be secured largely...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 195–207.
Published: 01 September 1960
... in the plentiful literature of balladry and its popular imitations. Scott’s Min- strelsy of the Scottish Border includes some notes on the mermaid of Bernice Slote 199 the north who “resembles the siren of the ancients,” and who can interchange her human form...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (4): 548–550.
Published: 01 December 2017
... with “peripheral” than with “central” authors, and indeed more comfortable with the Scottish periphery than with its Irish or Welsh counterpart. Nevertheless, Shields’s charting of the unfolding of archipelagic British literatures “in dialectical relation to their American counterparts” (127) adds an important...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (1): 23–35.
Published: 01 March 1940
..., No. 42 and especially pp. 125-26. Com- pare English and Scottish Popular Ballads, I, 113. Archer Taylor 25 The German parallels to “The Twa Sisters” (Child, No. 10) are found only on the eastern border of Germany and are adapta- tions...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 616–618.
Published: 01 December 2012
... of late eighteenth-­century and early nineteenth-­century European women writers. doi 10.1215/00267929-­1723407 Sentimental Literature and Anglo-­Scottish Identity, 1745 – 1820. By Juliet Shields. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. viii + 224 pp. Juliet Shields’s fine book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 605–609.
Published: 01 December 2012
... of late eighteenth-­century and early nineteenth-­century European women writers. doi 10.1215/00267929-­1723407 Sentimental Literature and Anglo-­Scottish Identity, 1745 – 1820. By Juliet Shields. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. viii + 224 pp. Juliet Shields’s fine book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 602–605.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Sentimental Literature and Anglo-­Scottish Identity, 1745 – 1820. By Juliet Shields. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. viii + 224 pp. Juliet Shields’s fine book locates the modern British nation at times of crisis, induced less by the external threats that drew the nation together in Linda...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (2): 175–199.
Published: 01 June 2012
... in relation to his reading of Dante’s defense of the vernacular, a question that Pound works through by way of the counterintuitive process of translation, with the goal of defending American usage against the linguistic regulatory norms of England. Through recourse to a lexicon derived from the Scottish poet...