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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (4): 572–577.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Bruce Robbins Enlightenment in the Colony: The Jewish Question and the Crisis of Postcolonial Culture. By Aamir R. Mufti. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007. xiii + 325 pp.; Guru English: South Asian Religion in a Cosmopolitan Language. By Srinivas Aravamudan. Princeton, NJ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 113–114.
Published: 01 March 1945
...Bruce McCullough Edward Wagenknecht. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1943. Pp. xx + 646. $2.90. Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 Edward G. Cox 113 Britain is “wartime Britain,” yet not all Britain has been ravaged by war...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (3): 293–317.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Bruce Robbins The critique of theodicy might form part of the rationale for a renewed version of literary study. This hypothesis, suggested by James Wood's New York Times oped on the 2010 Haiti earthquake, leads to an interrogation of the status of literature: Is it a secular concept, as Richard...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (4): 567–572.
Published: 01 December 1993
...Bruce Robbins Bromwich David. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1992. 257 pp. $30.00. Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 Politics Other Means: Higher Education and Group Thinking. By David Bromwich. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1992. 257 pp. $30.00...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (1): 133–136.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Bruce Krajewski The Language of the Third Reich: LTI, Lingua Tertii Imperii . By Victor Klemperer. Trans. Martin Brady. London: Athlone, 2000. 296 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews Unrequited Conquests: Love and Empire in the Colonial Americas. By Roland Greene...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (1): 136–140.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Bruce Robbins Outlandish: Writing between Exile and Diaspora . By Nico Israel. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2000. xii + 252 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews Unrequited Conquests: Love and Empire in the Colonial Americas. By Roland Greene. Chicago...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (2): 171–193.
Published: 01 June 1998
...Bruce Boehrer Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 Bruce Boehrer is associate professor of English at Florida State University. He is author of Monarchy and Incest in Renaissance England (1992) and The Fury of Men's Gullets: Ben Jonson and the Digestive Canal (1997...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (1): 119–124.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Bruce Holsinger Sovereign Fantasies: Arthurian Romance and the Making of Britain . By Patricia Clare Ingham. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2001. vi + 288 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Bruce Holsinger is associate professor of English at the University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (1): 95–98.
Published: 01 March 1974
...Bruce Johnson Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 WILLIAM H. PKITCHAKD 95 heroic status proceed to test himself against the judgments and interpreta- tions of this extraordinary book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (3): 251–266.
Published: 01 September 1983
...Bruce Haley Copyright © 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 THE SCULPTURAL AESTHETICS OF CHILDE HAROLD IV By BRUCEHALEY Keviewers in Byron’s day often relied on concepts of reader expe- rience drawn from...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 153–156.
Published: 01 March 1942
...Bruce A. Morrissette P. Bowen Ray. Eugene, Oregon: University of Oregon Monographs, Studies in Literature and Philology, No. 3, 1940. Pp. v + 128. $1.00. Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 Ray P. Bowen 153 was very unattractive...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (4): 373–378.
Published: 01 December 1980
...Bruce Johnson Copyright © 1980 by Duke University Press 1980 CONTEXTS FOR CONRAD’ By BRUCEJOHNSON The publication of William W. Bonney’s book follows by only a few months the appearance of Ian Watt’s long-awaited attempt to provide true...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (1): 13–20.
Published: 01 March 1963
...Bruce M. Johnson Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 CONRAD’S “KARAIN” AND LORD JIM By BRUCEM. JOHNSON More than a year before beginning what he thought would be a short piece called “Tuan Jim : A Sketch,” Joseph Conrad had written...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (2): 267–284.
Published: 01 June 1965
...Bruce Johnson Copyright © 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 CONRAD’S “FAX”: MANUSCRIPT AND MEANING By BRUCEJOHNSON Like The Shadow-Line, “Falk” sprang from the horror of Conrad‘s first command on the Otago in Bangkok, late January...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 95–114.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Bruce Ronda Perry Miller’s 1958 edition of Henry David Thoreau’s “lost journal” for 1840–41, with its long and condescending introduction, prompted the leftist novelist Truman Nelson to engage in a bitter correspondence with Van Wyck Brooks and others, critiquing Miller’s approach to Thoreau...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (3): 293–307.
Published: 01 September 1943
...Bruce Sutherland Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 1 Mémoires du Chevalier D'Éon … daprès les matériaux authentiques déposés aux archives des affaires étrangères, par Frédéric Gaillardet, 2 vols. (Paris, 1836) II, 49. In explaining his reason for joining...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (2): 226–228.
Published: 01 June 1966
...Lewis M. Knapp Copyright © 1966 by Duke University Press 1966 Donald Bruce. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1965. 240 pp. $4.95. 226 REVIEWS Moll’s editor is not assured of her change of heart, we may also be uncertain. And if we...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (3): 235–252.
Published: 01 September 1953
... returned to Mason-inspired verse in Complimentary Epistte to James Bruce (1790). In the same year Bruce had published his Travels to Discover the Source of the Nile in five massive volumes26 and had anticipated, all too well, in his introduction the inevitable assaults upon his veracity.2e...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (3): 380–383.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Seth Lerer Music, Body, and Desire in Medieval Culture: Hildegard of Bingen to Chaucer . By Bruce W. Holsinger. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2001. xviii + 472 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 380 MLQ September 2003...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (2): 228–229.
Published: 01 June 1966
...: “The concept of Authority, so important in eighteenth-century thought, upon which the certainty and order of orthodox opinion was founded, he opposed at every turn” (p. 139). Despite the defects hitherto considered, Bruce’s book is not entirely with- out merit. His style, though some may find...