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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1995) 56 (2): 231–233.
Published: 01 June 1995
... fundamental in literary study, is not one of Ixupin’s minor virtues but the occasion of a great and Joyful dcbt. Peter Haidrr, University of California, I,os Angeles Gteat learning, a subtle sense for the many layered language of Arabic poetry, and, most of all, the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2007) 68 (2): 305–329.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Muhsin J. al-Musawi University of Washington 2007 Muhsin J. al-Musawi is professor of Arabic studies at Columbia University. His recent books include Anglo-Orient (2000), The Postcolonial Arabic Novel: Debating Ambivalence (2003), Arabic Poetry: Trajectories of Modernity and Tradition...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1975) 36 (2): 148–165.
Published: 01 June 1975
...Michael Ragussis Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 LANGUAGE AND METAMORPHOSIS IN WORDSWORTH’S ARAB DREAM By MICHAELRAGUSSIS Book 5 of The Prelude is usually approached with some hesitation. It seems to contain more...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 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 (1 June 2007) 68 (2): 243–279.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Rebecca Carol Johnson; Richard Maxwell; Katie Trumpener University of Washington 2007 Rebecca Carol Johnson is a doctoral candidate in comparative literature at Yale University. Her research focuses on the development of Arabic and European novels as an inquiry into the global circulation of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2011) 72 (1): 49–73.
Published: 01 March 2011
...” discourse. In key works shaping nineteenth-century political and psychological identifications with Africa, Black Atlantic writers erased the multistoried hybridity of a mixed Muslim, Arab, and “native” West Africa. To imagine a pan-African solidarity figured around nation building on a primitive frontier...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1999) 60 (3): 379–408.
Published: 01 September 1999
... that the massive, rapid movement of translation into Arabic, of adaptation- Arabicization or Egyptianization-and of staging of French theater in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, beginning with the Lebanese pioneers Marun al-Naqqash ( 18 17-55) and @mad Abii Khalil al...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2014) 75 (4): 511–539.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Palestinian novel. © 2014 by University of Washington 2014 References Abu-Deeb Kamal . 1988 . “ Cultural Creation in a Fragmented Society .” In The Next Arab Decade: Alternative Futures , edited by Sharabi Hisham , 160 – 81 . Boulder, CO : Westview . Abu-Matar Ahmad . 1980 . Al...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2005) 66 (3): 273–298.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Mohamed-Salah Omri © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Mohamed-Salah Omri teaches Arabic and Mediterranean studies at the Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies and directs the Centre for Mediterranean Studies at the University of Exeter. He is editor, with Abdeljalil Temimi, of The Movement of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1954) 15 (4): 359–365.
Published: 01 December 1954
... friend, cites as proof of Kafka’s positive in- terest in the Jewish spiritual renaissance the fact that Kafka published two short stories-“ Jackals and Arabs” and “A Report”-in Martin Buber’s pro-Zionist periodical Der Jude. At the same time, Brod does not use the content of the stories for...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1942) 3 (1): 119–121.
Published: 01 March 1942
... Ovid in the development of medieval love poetry and then devotes several pages to the prob- ability of Arabic influence on the development of courtly love in southern France. His explanation is briefly as follows : The Moorish kings in eleventh-century Spain greatly encouraged literature, espe...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1991) 52 (1): 71–85.
Published: 01 March 1991
... underscore the colonialist aspect of their relationship to the locale and its inhabitants.6 Furthermore, as Pratt points out, the sullenness of the Arabs and the almost systematic ostracismJanine and her husband suffer in the colonized locale antic- ipate the political explosion soon to come (p...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2003) 64 (1): 97–121.
Published: 01 March 2003
... enormously talented entrepreneur, ran “by far the largest office equipment and stationery store in the Middle East” (91). The regional representative for Royal office machinery, among other things, the elder Said pioneered the introduction of an Arabic typewriter. Said has been a tireless defender of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1967) 28 (4): 512–513.
Published: 01 December 1967
...? Curtius’ work has proved that the Latin preceptists (artes) were the basis of liberal education in the Middle Ages. MenCndez y Pelayo has documented the diffusion of Latin, Arabic, and Jewish preceptists in Spain at that time. How can Montgomery prove that Berceo ignored them? (2) He...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2006) 67 (1): 63–80.
Published: 01 March 2006
... religious and literary works in Arabic script (aljamiado literature).7 Statutes regarding blood purity barred the 4 Fredric Jameson, The Political Unconscious: Narrative as a Socially Symbolic Act (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1981), 158. 5 Abencerraje y la hermosa Jarifa...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2018) 79 (2): 230–232.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., and Writers and Rebels opens a radically new window on the history and culture of the region. Gould’s mastery of Chechen, Arabic, Russian, and Georgian enables her to explore depths and nuances of Islamic resistance and anticolonial sentiment that scholarly dependence on Russian-language work has...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1985) 46 (4): 390–406.
Published: 01 December 1985
... fashions of existence, conceded to these two hemispheres, as it were, that compose the total world of human power-mathematics on the one hand, poetry on the other” (p. 97). Although the Arab in the dream holds the “twofold treasure” in “opposite” hands (79), the stone and the shell 19...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1967) 28 (4): 490–491.
Published: 01 December 1967
... 491 and, to a lesser extent, Arabic. Contemporary English writers, thought, and points of view occur repeatedly by way of comparison or illustration, as do those of other lands, especially Italy. Both volumes are notable for the penetrating comments and the refreshing insights that...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1967) 28 (4): 491–492.
Published: 01 December 1967
...Robert J. Clements C. P. Brand. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1965. xi + 344 pp. $9.50. Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 HOWARD STONE 491 and, to a lesser extent, Arabic. Contemporary English writers, thought, and points of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2007) 68 (2): 137–143.
Published: 01 June 2007
... confrontations present different versions of the phantasmic dialectic implicit in global imaginings. I am particularly pleased to include two essays that discuss the Arabic domain. By one count, Arabic is the fifth most widely spoken language in the world (after Mandarin, Hindi, English, and Spanish);6...