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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (4): 692–696.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Ranjana Khanna Continental Drift: From National Characters to Virtual Subjects . By Emily Apter. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1999. xv + 285 pp.$49.00 cloth, $19.00 paper. © 2000 University of Washington 2000 MLQ 61.4-05Reviews.cs 11/13/00 2:08 PM Page 683...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (4): 683–686.
Published: 01 December 2000
... becoming” (116). Neil Lazarus, University of Warwick Continental Drift: From National Characters to Virtual Subjects. By Emily Apter. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1999. xv + 285 pp. $49.00 cloth, $19.00 paper...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (4): 686–689.
Published: 01 December 2000
... becoming” (116). Neil Lazarus, University of Warwick Continental Drift: From National Characters to Virtual Subjects. By Emily Apter. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1999. xv + 285 pp. $49.00 cloth, $19.00 paper...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (4): 689–692.
Published: 01 December 2000
... becoming” (116). Neil Lazarus, University of Warwick Continental Drift: From National Characters to Virtual Subjects. By Emily Apter. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1999. xv + 285 pp. $49.00 cloth, $19.00 paper...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (2): 227–229.
Published: 01 June 2019
... comparative literature” postulated by Emily Apter ( 2006 ) in The Translation Zone: A New Comparative Literature . Translation, Tautz writes, is the “raison d’être of this new concept” (100), and the title of her book signals a focus on comparative literature through the word translating as well as through...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (4): 399–418.
Published: 01 December 2020
...” literature. Literary comparatists such as Emily Apter—concerned about the translations on which world literature has depended—have highlighted translation failure. Tracking words and concepts that were significantly distorted as they passed into English, Apter ( 2013 : 9) has sought to restore a sense...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 197–215.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Armağan Kitabi , edited by Warner Jayne L. , vol. 1 , 518 – 37 . Syracuse, NY : Syracuse University Press ; Istanbul : Yapı Kredi Yayınları . Apter Emily . 2005 . Translation Zone: A New Comparative Literature . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press . Benjamin Walter...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (4): 359–377.
Published: 01 December 2019
... to remain in local circulation (289). Damrosch’s position has generated a great deal of pushback from transnational literary scholars such as Emily Apter ( 2013 ), Brent Hayes Edwards ( 2003 ), Christopher GoGwilt ( 2010 ), Gayle Rogers ( 2016 ), and Rebecca L. Walkowitz ( 2015 ), who argue that cultural...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 171–195.
Published: 01 June 2013
... References Apter Emily . 2001 . “ On Translation in a Global Market .” Public Culture 13 , no. 1 : 1 – 12 . doi:10.1215/08992363-13-1-1 . Casanova Pascale . 2005 . The World Republic of Letters , translated by DeBevoise M. B. . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (2): 213–216.
Published: 01 June 1979
.... GERMANICS Apter, T. E. Thomas Mann: The Devil’s Advocate. New York: New York University Press, 1979. 165 pp. $15.00. Bassmann, Winfried. Siegfried Lenz: Sein Werk als Beispiel fur Weg und Standort der Literatur in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Bonn: Bouvier, Abhandlungen zur Kunst...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (3): 305–331.
Published: 01 September 2015
... . Apter Emily . 2013 . Against World Literature: On the Politics of Untranslatability . New York : Verso . Benitez-Rojo Antonio . 1996 . The Repeating Island: The Caribbean and the Postmodern Perspective , translated...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (2): 225–251.
Published: 01 June 2021
... polemic against literary “standardization” and its advocacy for an earthly secular philology have been enlisted by thinkers as diverse in disposition as Emily Apter ( 2013 : 193–203), Timothy Brennan ( 2018 : 29–32), Pheng Cheah ( 2014 : 305–7), and Aamir Mufti ( 2016 : 203–42). In very different ways...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (4): 479–494.
Published: 01 December 2019
... into “knowledge” (and sometimes even knowledge) of the other that such texts provide and the epistemological and ethical risks inherent in the selection of texts for translation, as well as in the actual work of translating them (Apter 2013 ; Kadir 2010 ). We should also remember that this form of international...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (1): 132–137.
Published: 01 March 2017
... was valorized. In the last two decades a number of scholars—Emily Apter, Stephen Arata, Charles Bernheimer, Elaine Showalter, and David Weir, among others—have explored decadence in terms of turn-of-the-century disease, degeneration, hysteria, psychoanalysis, and anxieties about homosexuality, syphilis...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (4): 295–302.
Published: 01 December 1957
... a point of educational and ethical theory, whereas Plutarch was describ- ing actual practice of the Spartans in battle, an apter reference of Milton’s lines, such as rais’d To hight of noblest temper Hero’s old Arming to Battel...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (1): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2017
... , or an early presage of an equitable world literature, the Oriental tale can be regarded as a symptom of what Christopher Prendergast ( 2004 ) calls “Eurochronology.” Emily Apter ( 2013 : 58) attributes the Oriental tale to “Eurocentric standards of literariness that class them [non-European literatures...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (4): 379–402.
Published: 01 December 2019
... of periodization in literary studies, see Apter 2009 , Brown 2001 , Felski and Tucker 2011 , Halpern and Rabinowitz 2018 , Jackson 2010 , and PMLA 2012. 3 Similar distinctions between “modern” and “contemporary” are common in art history. See, e.g., Smith 2009 and Smith and Enwezor 2008 . See...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (4): 425–431.
Published: 01 December 1979
... Au- thors Series, 1979. 160 pp. $9.95. Wallace, Ronald. Form and Affirmation in the Contemporary American Comic Novel. Columbia and London: University of Missouri Press, 1979. 159 pp. $14.95. ENGLISH Apter, T. E. Virgznia Woolf: A Study of Her...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (4): 427–452.
Published: 01 December 2019
... itself. 3 In another landmark volume, Debating World Literature , the phrase occurs only once, in “Rhythmical Knots: The World of English Poetry,” an essay on a single language tradition (Ross 2004 ). Nor does it appear in Against World Literature (Apter 2013 ). 4 Queried...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 March 2012
...,” in Dictionary of Untranslatables: A Phil- osophical Lexicon, ed. Emily Apter, Jacques Lezra, and Michael Wood (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, forthcoming). 2 Walter Benjamin, “Theses on the Philosophy of History,” in Illuminations, ed. Hannah Arendt, trans. Harry Zohn (New York: Schocken...