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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (3): 311–334.
Published: 01 September 2019
... critical attempts to fathom literary history at the scale of the institution. Copyright © 2019 by University of Washington 2019 literary sociology campus fiction Don DeLillo sports institutions There comes a moment in every college athletics scandal when the stakes dramatically escalate...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (1): 108–111.
Published: 01 March 2023
...Clint Wilson, III clint.e.wilson@rice.edu New Ecological Realisms: Post-apocalyptic Fiction and Contemporary Theory . By Monika Kaup . Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press , 2021 . xiii + 332 pp. Copyright © 2023 by University of Washington 2023 Monika Kaup’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 171–195.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Bate Fellow in World Literature at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University. Her books include Cosmopolitan Style: Modernism beyond the Nation (2006), Immigrant Fictions (2007), and Bad Modernisms , edited with Douglas Mao (2006). She is second vice president...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (2): 213–225.
Published: 01 June 1996
... out on the path nearest the water, leaving to the spur of the moment the deci- sion-when, on which bridge, even whether-to cross over. From the Cambridge bank I can see the nedeorgian business school, copied from the older campus and transplanted on the opposite shore in shin- ing, tidy rows...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (2): 197–211.
Published: 01 June 2010
... the first half of the twentieth century these novels were at “the very center of the literary landscape”; they did not constitute “genre writing like Westerns, romances, or mysteries.” Yet because of their centrality, they were singled out as “the fiction against which academic tastemakers later...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 151–170.
Published: 01 June 2013
..., Harvard, Johns Hopkins, Princeton, Yale), with occasionally the flagship campus of a state system elsewhere (Illinois, Indiana, Oregon, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill). The latter programs were mostly modeled on the East Coast programs from which many of their faculty had...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (2): 141–148.
Published: 01 June 2021
... at the university printing plant, distributed by the university mailing services, with a professional managing editor and a suite of offices on the other side of campus, half a mile from the English department. By 1990 the associate dean of the Graduate School had decided that the three journals, of which MLQ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (3): 345–367.
Published: 01 September 2016
... “semiperiphery,” a region that mediates between core and periphery. At the same time, we track SOC’s diffusion as it travels from high modernism to the broader field of literature, including popular fiction. These are different but equally important modes of diffusion. Thus we add to our initial hypothesis two...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (3): 447–471.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., ethos, and temporality of “customer service” might be taken as the dominant logic of contemporary fiction as such. References Amazon . 2013 . “ Record-Setting Holiday Season for Amazon Prime .” Press release, December 26 . phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=176060&p=irol-newsArticle...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 141–165.
Published: 01 March 2008
.... To the author, Chinese postmodernism differs from other variants of postmodernism because of its different cultural-historical and literary-historical background. With few exceptions, modernism was a late discovery in China. After 1978 Wang Meng, Zhang Jie, Wang Anyi, and others wrote fiction in a modernist...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (2): 269–272.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Gerald L. Bruns Fiction Sets You Free: Literature, Liberty, and Western Culture . By Russell A. Berman. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 2007. xxi + 238 pp. University of Washington 2009 Gerald L. Bruns is William P. and Hazel B. White Emeritus Professor at the University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (2): 287–290.
Published: 01 June 2009
... at the University of Washington, is author of Aging and Its Discontents: Freud and Other Fictions (1991) and Statistical Panic: Cultural Politics and Poetics of the Emotions (2009) and editor of Figuring Age: Women, Bodies, Generations (1999). Reviews Fiction Sets You Free: Literature, Liberty...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (2): 272–274.
Published: 01 June 2009
... University and coeditor of the Yearbook of Langland Studies . Her edition of Four Wycliffite Dialogues is forthcoming, and she is working on a monograph about late medieval affect and reading, Feeling like Saints . Reviews Fiction Sets You Free: Literature, Liberty, and Western Culture...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (2): 275–278.
Published: 01 June 2009
.... Her book on sensibility and eighteenth-century British identity is forthcoming. Reviews Fiction Sets You Free: Literature, Liberty, and Western Culture. By Russell A. Berman. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 2007. xxi + 238 pp. Historically there are, roughly, two ways to study...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (2): 278–282.
Published: 01 June 2009
..., University Park, is editor of The Cambridge Companion to the Twentieth-Century English Novel and, with Clement C. Hawes, of The Cambridge History of the English Novel (both forthcoming). Reviews Fiction Sets You Free: Literature, Liberty, and Western Culture. By Russell A. Berman. Iowa City...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (2): 282–286.
Published: 01 June 2009
... is Atlantic Republic: The American Tradition in English Literature (2006). Reviews Fiction Sets You Free: Literature, Liberty, and Western Culture. By Russell A. Berman. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 2007. xxi + 238 pp. Historically there are, roughly, two ways to study literary texts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (4): 373–394.
Published: 01 December 2022
...), should never be brought up during job visits and hiring meetings—both of which happened in my own case at Iowa, to my dismay on the campus visit, and to my complete terror for the entirety of the tenure clock, once a colleague informed me that someone had worried aloud during hiring deliberations that I...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (1): 99–119.
Published: 01 March 1998
...Andrew Hoberek Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 Andrew Hoberek is Assistant Director of the Master of Arts Program in the Humanities at the University of Chicago. His essay “The ‘Work’ of Science Fiction: Philip K. Dick and Occupational Masculinity in the Post-World War II...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (4): 487–509.
Published: 01 December 2014
... – 55 . Gordon Brandon . 2011 . “ Physical Sympathy: Hip and Sentimentalism in James Baldwin’s Another Country .” Modern Fiction Studies 57 , no. 1 : 75 – 95 . Halpern Faye . 2011 . “ Unmasking Criticism: The Problem with Being a Good Reader of Sentimental Fiction .” Narrative...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (4): 527–530.
Published: 01 December 2006
... reductionist ideas of what ‘literacy’ is” (36). This rigor toward the inadequacies of others, however, does not yield a clear alternative definition; the negative outcome could be enough for our end of campus, but not, I suspect, for other practitioners of literacy studies, and even friendly readers...