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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 119–140.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Yomi Braester The essay examines films produced during the Seventeen Years period (1949–66) and suggests that political campaigns may be akin to film genres. Insofar as generic distinctions of theme and style are produced according to the shifting interests of critics and producers, campaigns have...
in “Written with the Movies in Mind”: Twentieth-Century American Literature and Transmedial Possibility > Modern Language Quarterly
Published: 01 June 2017
Figure 1. Elliott Service Company advertisement, presenting Warner Brothers’ “Screen Classics” campaign (featuring F. Scott Fitzgerald). Film Daily , October 1, 1922 Figure 1. Elliott Service Company advertisement, presenting Warner Brothers’ “Screen Classics” campaign (featuring F. Scott More
Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (1): 97–116.
Published: 01 March 2009
... the Mediterranean in a campaign we would call today genocide. Rough estimates of the death toll place the number at 2–3 million. Under conditions that stagger the imagination, the survivors were taken to Rome as slaves, and some carried scarred bodies and scarred memories into the ludic sphere of the Roman theater...
Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 367–368.
Published: 01 September 1946
..., and the studies that preceded it, as Newman’s first great labor, the “Irish campaign” and the Idea of a University as his sec- ond, and the Grammar as the third. These represent what Harrold calls in his hrezvi?tanTreasury the “three great themes” of Newman’s entire career. Though Harrold’s whole...
Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (2): 151–163.
Published: 01 June 1996
...” must “be exercised in relation to her charac- teristics” ( i 1 ). The constant explicit interpellation of women was a hallmark of 3 In the campaign against the Unidad Popular government, right-wing parties and the military sought to mobilize middle- and upper-class women, whose...
Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (1): 89–91.
Published: 01 March 1944
... to Bagdad, he turned to study to while away the tedium of exile. When at last Aboulcasem was permitted to go back to his native city, he launched a campaign against the vizier 1 Arthur Murphy, “An Essay on the Life and Genius of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.” in The Works of Samuel Johnson, LLB...
Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 269–289.
Published: 01 June 2008
...-first century. He appears on the Internet among “The World’s Most Notorious Despots,” as well as on numerous Hindu sites that describe the great many cap- tives killed by him during his campaign in India.13 The name of the fourteenth-century Mongol warlord, then, was a sixteenth-century byword...
Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (2): 253–256.
Published: 01 June 2021
... also shows how they perpetuated rather than invented the mass-market paperback. Chapter 2 then opens up with Austen’s appropriation for soap. In the 1890s editions of Sense and Sensibility and Pride and Prejudice starred, among other popular novels, as giveaways in a marketing campaign...
Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (4): 539–549.
Published: 01 December 1940
... Influenced by Gaudy’s “Kaiserlieder,” many German poets chose episodes taken from Napoleonic campaigns as favorite sub- jects of their verse. An example of this type of poetry is Freili- grath’s “Der Bivouac” ( 1838).24 In this Stinzinzmgsbild from the campaign in Egypt, Freiligrath...
Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 521–535.
Published: 01 December 2011
... sensible proportion to their financial resources and readerships, magazines belonged to a nexus out of which an ongoing campaign for artistic, intellectual, and broadly political val- ues were [sic] launched and launched again. This was, we might say, the dialogic matrix of modernism...
Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (1): 42–56.
Published: 01 March 1954
...- ings.”8 As this indicates, temperance too was one of his guiding stars. When the U. S. Senate investigated his 1867 election, one witness testified that liquor had flowed freely in Pomeroy’s campaign. When asked if Pomeroy himself had been “treating,” the witness replied that he “always...
Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (4): 445–472.
Published: 01 December 2003
...- ons, his relentless public campaign to be acknowledged as the bastard son of two wayward aristocrats, the countess of Macclesﬁeld and the earl Rivers. Such acknowledgment never came, which means that— unlike Jack in The Importance of Being Earnest, who is ﬁnally revealed to be the long-lost Ernest...
Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 141–165.
Published: 01 March 2008
... of earlier political campaigns. They could not simply forget their experiences of an unrelenting revolution that had lasted thirty years. Politics had become part of their private lives, and writers inevitably reacted to the new political situation accordingly. Chinese writers were less successful...
Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (3): 315–342.
Published: 01 September 2002
... and worked on little of her poetry while editor of the Dial from 1926 until it folded in June 1929. She chose not to undertake a major poem until the Depression and the 1932 election campaign were well under way. 4 The Complete Poems of Marianne Moore (New York: Macmillan, 1967), 7. The other two...
Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (3): 222–232.
Published: 01 September 1954
... was initiated to build up the paper’s financial reserves.41 The columns of the True Sun for the latter part of October and for November and December are full of reports relat- ing to the campaign-lists of persons authorized to receive subscrip- tion money, accounts of further public meetings...
Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (4): 411–440.
Published: 01 December 2002
.... 25 The most exhaustive study of Packwood’s advertising campaign is Neil McKendrick, “George Packwood and the Commercialization of Shaving,” in McKendrick, Brewer, and Plumb, 146 – 94. Mason ❙ Building Brand Byron 421 Dialogue between a Jew and a Christian...
Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 258–267.
Published: 01 September 1955
... review by moon- light. The second military passage in “Midsummer’s Play” provides further details for Rilke’s Ukrainian campaign. The cloudy sky above the Swedish fleet receives express treatment (I, 70) because the Swedish victories seem to grow from it-“Aus Wolken wuchs...
Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (4): 393–406.
Published: 01 December 2001
... IV—but of More’s even more devoted disciple, Queen Victoria. After More’s powerful Evangelical campaigns, England would not have tolerated the rule of another George IV: a ﬁscally irresponsible libertine devoted to luxury, stylish display, and dissipation...
Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 March 2021
... Bower of Bliss. But there is another biblical antecedent that scholars have acknowledged since the 1970s: the campaign of King Josiah against idolatry in 2 Kings 23. To a close reader, Guyon’s destructive work seems chillingly precise and thorough (Burrow 1996 : 56–57). But Josiah’s campaign...
Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 29–30.
Published: 01 March 1945
...George L. Barnett Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 TWO UNACKNOWLEDGED ADAPTATIONS FROM GOLDSMITH By GEORGEL. BARNETT In London there is a more cruel campaign than that waged by the Russians: the streets...