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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1995) 56 (2): 207–220.
Published: 01 June 1995
... English at Brown University. Coauthor (with Nancy Armstrong) of The Imaginary Puritan: Literature, Intellectual Labor, and the Origins of Personal Life (1992), he is working on a book about American sentimentalism. American Literary History in the Age of Critical Theory and Multiculturalism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2005) 66 (2): 266–268.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Lisa Lowe An Absent Presence: Japanese Americans in Postwar American Culture,1945–1960 . By Caroline Chung Simpson. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2001. xi + 234 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Lisa Lowe is professor of comparative literature at the University of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1950) 11 (4): 480–485.
Published: 01 December 1950
...Joseph G. Fucilla Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 ∗ I hereby wish to express my appreciation to Yale University Library for permission to photostat the Alsop translation. AN EARLY AMERICAN TRANSLATION OF THE COUNT UGOLINO EPISODE...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2002) 63 (4): 552–555.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Paula Rabinowitz New Deal Modernism: American Literature and the Invention of the Welfare State . By Michael Szalay. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press,2000. 343 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews Cervantes, the Novel, and the New World. By Diana de Armas Wilson...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2003) 64 (2): 269–272.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Cyrena N. Pondrom Genders, Races, and Religious Cultures in Modern American Poetry,1908-1934 . By Rachel Blau DuPlessis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001. xiv + 238 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Ideographia: The Chinese Cipher in Early Modern Europe. By...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2003) 64 (4): 508–513.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Roberto Cantú Rewriting North American Borders in Chicano and Chicana Narrative . By Monika Kaup. New York: Lang, 2001. x + 354 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Staging Domesticity: Household Work and English Identity in Early Modern Drama. By Wendy Wall. Cambridge...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2004) 65 (2): 320–322.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Elisa Tamarkin Transatlantic Insurrections: British Culture and the Formation of American Literature, 1730-1860 . By Paul Giles. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2001. 262 pp. © 2004 University of Washington 2004 Elisa Tamarkin is assistant professor of English at...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2004) 65 (4): 621–624.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Paul Giles Fragments of Union: Making Connections in Scottish and American Writing . By Susan Manning. Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2002. viii + 339 pp. © 2004 University of Washington 2004 Paul Giles is reader in American literature and director of the Rothermere American Institute at...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2005) 66 (1): 132–136.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Vivian R. Pollak Poets in the Public Sphere: The Emancipatory Project of American Women's Poetry, 1800-1900 . By Paula Bernat Bennett. Princeton, NJ:Princeton University Press, 2003. xii + 264 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Vivian R. Pollak is professor of English and of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2005) 66 (1): 143–147.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Joycelyn Moody Forgotten Readers: Recovering the Lost History of African American Literary Societies . By Elizabeth McHenry. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2002. xiv + 423 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Joycelyn Moody is associate professor of English at Saint Louis...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2005) 66 (3): 406–410.
Published: 01 September 2005
...David Huntsperger Savage Sight/Constructed Noise: Poetic Adaptations of Painterly Techniques in the French and American Avant-Gardes . By David LeHardy Sweet. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina, Department of Romance Languages, 2003. 318 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2005) 66 (4): 559–561.
Published: 01 December 2005
...James McIntosh James McIntosh is professor emeritus of English and of American culture at the University of Michigan. His most recent book is Nimble Believing: Dickinson and the Unknown (2000). © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Landscape and Ideology in American Renaissance...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2008) 69 (2): 310–313.
Published: 01 June 2008
...William Egginton The Inordinate Eye: New World Baroque and Latin American Fiction. By Lois Parkinson Zamora. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006. xxvi + 420 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 William Egginton is professor of German and Romance languages and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2008) 69 (4): 567–569.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Daniel T. O'Hara Atlantic Republic: The American Tradition in English Literature . By Paul Giles. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006. xii + 419 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Daniel T. O'Hara is professor of English and First Mellon Term Professor of Humanities at...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2008) 69 (4): 569–572.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Paul Giles Through Other Continents: American Literature across Deep Time . By Wai Chee Dimock. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2006. 243 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Paul Giles is professor of American literature at Oxford University. His most recent book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1945) 6 (2): 211–217.
Published: 01 June 1945
...Carolyn Washburn Houtchens; Lawrence Huston Houtchens Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 CONTRIBUTIONS OF EARLY AMERICAN JOURNALS TO THE STUDY OF CHARLES DICKENS By CAROLYNWASHBURN HOUTCIXENS and LAWRENCEHUSTON HOUTCHENS One...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1945) 6 (2): 237–238.
Published: 01 June 1945
... it. RALPHM. WARDLE Cornell University Walt Whitman: An American. By HENRYSEIDEL CANBY. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company, 1943. Pp. 381. $3.75. In the past two decades Walt Whitman’s personal faults and idiosyncrasies have been so...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1945) 6 (4): 417–419.
Published: 01 December 1945
...Edward D. Seeber Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 GOLDSMITH’S AMERICAN TIGERS By EDWARDD. SEEBER For many years it was a common practice among critics, especially since Joseph Bkdier, to treat with amused skepticism the serpents...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1945) 6 (1): 31–34.
Published: 01 March 1945
...Mabel Morris Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 JEFFERSON AND THE LANGUAGE OF THE AMERICAN INDIAN By MABELMORRIS Jefferson confesses to a vital interest in the language of the Amer- ican Indian. Evidence from...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2009) 70 (4): 538–542.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Elisa Tamarkin One True Theory and the Quest for an American Aesthetic . By Martha Banta. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2007. xxx + 306 pp. University of Washington 2009 Elisa Tamarkin is associate professor of English at the University of California, Berkeley. She is...