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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (2): 369–379.
Published: 01 June 1996
...Sylvia Molloy His America, Our America: Jose Marti Reads Whitman Sylvia Molloy want to contextualize this piece within the framework of the project I on which I am working, as part of a more general reflection on turn- of-the-century Latin American literatures and most...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (2): 232–234.
Published: 01 June 1968
.... ROBERTJ. ELLRICH University of Washington The Consewative Tradition in America. By ALLENGUTIMA”. New Yak: Oxford University Press, 1967. viii + 214 pp. $6.00. “Authors hope,” says Allen Guttmann, in his book which has obviously come out of the American Studies Program at Amherst...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (2): 234–236.
Published: 01 June 1968
... this book. ROBERTE. SPILLER University of Pennsylvania John Ruskin and Aesthetic Thought in America, 1840-1900. By ROGERB. STEIN. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1967. xviii + 321 pp. $8.95. One is tempted to characterize Roger...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (3): 365–367.
Published: 01 September 1968
... City of the West: Emerson, America, and Urban Metaphor. By MICHAEL H. COWAN.New Haven and London: Yale University Press, Yale Publi- cations in American Studies, No. IS, 1967. xiv + 284 pp. $6.50; 48s. Michael Cowan’s book falls into a standard academic genre, the thematic study...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (2): 344–345.
Published: 01 June 1965
... University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee The Machine in the Garden: Technology and the Pastoral Ideal in America. By LEOMARX. New York: Oxford University Press, 1964. 392 pp. $6.75. The resonant title of this book is also very precise. Leo Marx is concerned with the relation between two images...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 512–513.
Published: 01 December 1950
... and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1949. Pp. xiv + 206. $4.00. New World Literature: Tradition and Revolt in Latin America. By ARTURO TORRES-RIOSECO.Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Press, 1949. Pp. v + 250. $3.75. Rub& Dario : Antologia Poe‘tica...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (1): 88–89.
Published: 01 March 1955
... and such writing interesting and significant, Mr. Hazelrigg has not discovered it. E. H. EBY CJnhrJity of Washington Bibliography of German Cultwe i~ America to 1940. Compiled and edited by HENRYA. POCHMANNand ARTHURR...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 279–281.
Published: 01 September 1955
... Un4vmsity College, University of Toronto Ludwig Tieck and America. By PERCYMATENKO. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Studies in the Germanic Languages and Literatures, No. 12, 1954. Pp. viii + 120. $4.00, cloth; $3.50, paper. In 1931 the present reviewer published his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (4): 509–511.
Published: 01 December 1968
...James Gindin JAMES GINDIN 509 America in the Sixties: An Intellectual History. By RONALDBERMAN. New York: Free Press; London: Collier-Mamillan, 1968. ix + 291 pp. $7.95. Any writer who attempts an “intellectual history’’ of his own...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (3): 516–517.
Published: 01 September 1941
.... STEVENSON University of Richmond Shelley in America in the Nineteenth Century. His Relation to American Critical Thought and His Influence. By JULIA POWER.Lincoln, Nebraska : University Studies, Vol. XL, No. 2, 1940. Pp. vii + 225. Miss Power’s study of Shelley’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (3): 520–521.
Published: 01 September 1941
..., that an almost unreadable play should be well worth the resur- recting ! JULIAN PARK University of Buffalo Montesquieu in America, 1760-1801. By PAULM. SPURLIN.LOU- isiana State University Press, Romance Languages Series, 1940. Pp. xi + 302...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (1): 73–88.
Published: 01 March 1971
...Dwight Eddins Copyright © 1971 by Duke University Press 1971 WALLACE STEVENS AMERICA THE PRIMORDIAL By DWIGHTEDDINS In his essay on Wallace Stevens, William York Tindall perceptively asserts: “No poet since...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 144–146.
Published: 01 March 1942
... Studies in Romance Literatures and Languages, XXXIX. ) Pp. 150. $1.25. A number of studies have been made of Voltaire’s reputation and influence outside France, but h!iss Barr’s monograph is the first to study the reaction to Voltaire in eighteenth-century America. Its five chapters...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 537–542.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Quarterly, Contemporary Literature , and Pedagogy . A New Literary History of America . Edited by Marcus Greil Sollors Werner . Cambridge, MA : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press , 2009 . xxvii + 1,095 pp. © 2011 by University of Washington 2011 Reviews A New...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 527–543.
Published: 01 December 2012
... texts employed Norman-Saxon dichotomies for nationalist purposes, various nations manipulated the Anglo-Saxon myth for nation-building purposes. America was no different. Ultimately, its relation to its Anglo-Saxon past became a struggle for its own national heritage. Michael Modarelli...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 129–132.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Brian Lennon Brian Lennon is associate professor of English and comparative literature at Pennsylvania State University and author of In Babel’s Shadow: Multilingual Literatures, Monolingual States (2010). Accented America: The Cultural Politics of Multilingual Modernism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (2): 175–191.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Doris Sommer Abstract During the US Cold War boom in area studies, scholars would sometimes innocently support homeland economic and political interests. In Latin America and elsewhere, the fact-finding focus often morphed into the look of love, as objects of investigation turned out to be more...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 598–601.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Monika Kaup Magical Realism and the History of the Emotions in Latin America . By Arellano Jerónimo . Lewisburg, PA : Bucknell University Press ; Lanham, MD : Rowman and Littlefield , 2015 . xxxii + 210 pp. Copyright © 2016 by University of Washington 2016 Magical Realism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (4): 549–552.
Published: 01 December 2006
...). University of Washington 2006 Redreaming America: Toward a Bilingual American Culture . By Debra A. Castillo. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2005. 232 pp. Reviews Dido’s Daughters: Literacy, Gender, and Empire in Early Modern England and France. By Margaret W. Ferguson...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 126–132.
Published: 01 March 1943
.... GLENN HUGHES University of Washington What’s in a Novel. By HELEN E. HAINES. New York: Columbia University Press, 1942. Pp. xiv + 283. $2.75. The Economic Novel in America. By WALTER FULLER TAYLOR. Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, 1942. Pp. xii + 378...