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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (1): 117–121.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Eric Keenaghan The Transmutation of Love and Avant-Garde Poetics . By Heuving Jeanne . Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press , 2016 . xv + 217 pp. Copyright © 2018 by University of Washington 2018 “I dread falling in love,” Robert Duncan ( 2014 : 60) wrote in his 1961...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (3): 295–319.
Published: 01 September 1999
...Elizabeth A. Spiller Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Cervantes avant la Lettre: The Material Transformation of Romance Reading Culture in Don Quijote Elizabeth A. Spiller f Don Qugote as a whole narrates the literary-historical transforma- Ition...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (4): 530–533.
Published: 01 December 1999
.... Sandra Gunning, University of Michigan The Poetic Avant-Garde: The Groups of Borges, Auden, and Breton. By Beret E. Strong. Evanston, Ill.: Northwestern University Press, 1997. vii + 335 pp. $79.95 cloth, $24.95 paper. Against the idealizing views and “Eurocentric overgeneralizations...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (1): 89–118.
Published: 01 March 2002
... and Cultural Theory (1996; published in Chinese). The Short-Lived Avant-Garde: The Transformation of Yu Hua Liu Kang he avant-garde literary movement is now seen as an international Tphenomenon, no longer confined to Euro-American societies. It is often associated with aesthetic self...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (2013) 74 (1): 135–139.
Published: 01 March 2013
... O’Hara Now (2010). The New York School Poets and the Neo-Avant-Garde: Between Radical Art and Radical Chic . By Silverberg Mark . Farnham : Ashgate , 2010 . xii + 281 pp. © 2013 by University of Washington 2013 References Roth Moira Katz Jonathan . 1998...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Rachel Blau DuPlessis Nobody’s Business: Twenty-First Century Avant-Garde Poetics. By Brian M. Reed. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2013. xix + 222 pp. Nobody’s Business is a critical melodrama with film noir changeups built into its plot. The plot is surprising, unexpected...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (2): 261–263.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Adam Versényi The Unfinished Art of Theater: Avant-Garde Intellectuals in Mexico and Brazil . By Sarah J. Townsend Evanston, IL : Northwestern University Press , 2018 . ix + 301 pp. Copyright © 2020 by University of Washington 2020 What is the “avant-garde”? As a term...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (4): 453–478.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Marijeta Bozovic Abstract The newest Russian poetic avant-garde wields highly aware appropriations and remediations in stark opposition to mainstream cultural phenomena, including nostalgia for the imperial and militant aestheticized politics of the Soviet Union. Efforts to think leftward beyond...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (4): 528–530.
Published: 01 December 1999
... featured contradic- tory narratives that undermined any notion of progress from slavery to free- dom and equality. Sandra Gunning, University of Michigan The Poetic Avant-Garde: The Groups of Borges, Auden, and Breton. By Beret E. Strong. Evanston, Ill...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 133–135.
Published: 01 March 2021
... for a “metamorphic” as opposed to a “volcanic” view of the avant-garde—the one calling attention to commitment and organization, the other privileging disruption and momentary liberation—should demand the attention of those studying modernist and avant-garde practice in any medium. Art and Engagement examines...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (1): 64–77.
Published: 01 March 1970
... the avant-garde theater of the 1920’swith amused condescension, ordinarily describing it as neoromantic and escapist, at best as an idealistic outlet for a disenchanted, pessimistic epoch and a sentimental and mildly cynical generati0n.l Characteristic of this opinion is the appraisal of Henri...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 March 1998
... of structuralism to read the parallels and con- trasts between some of the postwar avant-garde’s best-known novels and films, its more recent autobiographical works, and the context of contem- porary French politics. Taking issue with the dominant view of this corpus as depoliticized and ahistorical, she...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 March 2013
...: in dictional terms one might argue that he, like the program- matically archaizing Morris and Hardy, in fact wrote a kind of Basic English 120 MLQ March 2013 avant la lettre, and that it was his lexically chaste deployment...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 118–121.
Published: 01 March 2013
... MLQ March 2013 avant la lettre, and that it was his lexically chaste deployment of blunt mono- MLQ  December 2011 syllables (the subtler mischief of four-­letter words) that packed much of  Performing a New France Swinburne’s punch. There was more than one chauvinistic bolt...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 121–125.
Published: 01 March 2013
...- matically archaizing Morris and Hardy, in fact wrote a kind of Basic English 120 MLQ March 2013 avant la lettre, and that it was his lexically chaste deployment of blunt mono- MLQ  December 2011 syllables (the subtler...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 126–129.
Published: 01 March 2013
...- matically archaizing Morris and Hardy, in fact wrote a kind of Basic English 120 MLQ March 2013 avant la lettre, and that it was his lexically chaste deployment of blunt mono- MLQ  December 2011 syllables (the subtler...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 129–132.
Published: 01 March 2013
... MLQ March 2013 avant la lettre, and that it was his lexically chaste deployment of blunt mono- MLQ  December 2011 syllables (the subtler mischief of four-­letter words) that packed much of  Performing a New France Swinburne’s punch. There was more than one chauvinistic bolt...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 132–135.
Published: 01 March 2013
...- matically archaizing Morris and Hardy, in fact wrote a kind of Basic English 120 MLQ March 2013 avant la lettre, and that it was his lexically chaste deployment of blunt mono- MLQ  December 2011 syllables (the subtler...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 29–44.
Published: 01 March 2008
...”: “The avant-gardist ethos which infused European art and literature since Baudelaire stems, in my judgment, from an entirely different set of artistic presuppositions and is therefore qualitatively at variance with the May Fourth ethos, despite many formal similarities in their liter- 2...