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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 March 1948
... and Works of Marie-Catherine Desjardins (Mme de Ville- dieu) , 1632-1683. By BRUCEARCHER MORRISSETTE. Saint Louis : Washington University Studies, New Series, Language and Litera- ture, No. 17, 1947. Pp. xi + 210. $3.00. This is a sober, careful, scholarly account of a not uninteresting...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (1): 59–62.
Published: 01 March 1957
...George B. Watts Copyright © 1957 by Duke University Press 1957 CATHERINE 11, CHARLES-JOSEPH PANCKOUCKE, AND THE KEHL EDITION OF VOLTAIRE’S EUVRES By GEORGEB. WATTS In one of his last letters, written only a few months before his death, Voltaire...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (2): 201–224.
Published: 01 June 2021
... practices, and it is those practices that emerge over time. The article then recasts the interest in the early novel’s fictionality shown by Catherine Gallagher and others as a problem of practices rather than of concepts. It tracks trends in subject matter and assertions of literal truth through...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (4): 517–538.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Melanie Micir Abstract Reading Kate Atkinson’s Life after Life (2013) in the context of theories of the historical novel (Georg Lukács, Fredric Jameson) and counterfactual fiction (Catherine Gallagher, Andrew Miller, Paul Saint-Amour) sheds light on an overlooked genealogy of the feminist modernist...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (1): 229–251.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Catherine Gallagher © 2000 University of Washington 2000 MLQ 61.1-11Gallagher.ak 6/1/00 2:33 PM Page 229 Formalism and Time Catherine Gallagher he most prominent generic features of the novel have received Tremarkably little...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (3): 426–428.
Published: 01 September 1999
...Catherine Gimelli Martin M. Kelley Theresa. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997. xv + 345 pp. $54.95. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 426 MLQ I September iggg desires, identifications, and fantasies- that conventional...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (3): 277–298.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Catherine Sanok © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Catherine Sanok is assistant professor of English at the University of Michigan. She has published on medieval uses of classical narrative in Studies in the Age of Chaucer . Her recent work appears in Exemplaria, the Journal of Medieval...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 317–325.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Catherine Robson References Greenblatt Stephen . 1988 . Shakespearean Negotiations . Berkeley : University of California Press . Ker W. P. 1955 . On Modern Literature: Lectures and Addresses , edited by Spencer Terence Sutherland James . Oxford : Clarendon...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (4): 518–521.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Catherine Gimelli Martin Arbitrary Rule: Slavery, Tyranny, and the Power of Life and Death . By Nyquist Mary . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2013 . xiii + 421 pp. Copyright © 2015 by University of Washington 2015 Arbitrary Rule offers a rich, intricately detailed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (2): 173–204.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Catherine Nicholson Abstract Unlike the works of contemporaries like William Shakespeare and John Donne, Edmund Spenser’s Faerie Queene (1590 and 1596) is almost invariably reproduced by modern editors with its peculiar sixteenth-century spellings intact, on the grounds that orthographic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (1): 23–37.
Published: 01 March 1989
...CATHERINE N. PARKE Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 . . . in the conflict of rhetorics, the victory never goes to any but the third latlguage. The task...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (3): 263–277.
Published: 01 September 1992
...Catherine Gallagher Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 ∗Originally presented as a lecture before the American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies, Seattle, March 1992. NOBODY’S STORY GENDER, PROPERTY, AND THE RISE OF THE NOVEL...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (3): 479–504.
Published: 01 September 1996
...Catherine Jurca Copyright © 1996 by Duke University Press 1996 Catherine Jurca is assistant professor of English at the California Institute of Technology. This article is part of a larger project on the construction of the suburb in the American novel. Tarzan, Lord of the Suburbs...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (1): 53–63.
Published: 01 March 1969
.... In addition to dealing with Catherine Morland’s adventures, the book parodies other novels and thus raises the question of the relationship of the parody to the total structure. The attempted solutions of this critical problem, many o€ them quite cogently argued, are almost exclusively attempts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (1): 48–64.
Published: 01 March 1981
... time to time. She says that Catherine “fasted pertinaciously” (p. 158), and she uses such expres- sions as “Now, let us have no petulance” (p. 229), “rendered the claim- ant more peremptory” (p. 237), and even “I tried to smooth away all disquietude on the subject, by affirming, with frequent...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (3): 387–390.
Published: 01 September 1967
... to details and their multiple relationships, could have rendered justice to an insufficiently appreciated part of a book-the latter part of Wutlzering Heights. The dominance of Heathcliff and Catherine has made Hareton and young Catherine appear not only subordinate in the action, which...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (4): 475–495.
Published: 01 December 1997
... this recklessly consumerist world.8 The seventeen-year-old heroine Catherine, who has never before left her country home, arrives at the elegant resort of Bath, where she encounters a succession of fellow visitors. She is introduced by John King, the real-life master of ceremonies in Bath’s public...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (3): 281–285.
Published: 01 September 1987
... physicality gave women their identity; but in practicing often quite extreme asceticism (some, like Catherine of Siena, tried without success to survive on the host alone), women did not so much reject their bodies as realize the opportunity their bodies provided for the imitation of Christ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (2): 268–271.
Published: 01 June 2016
... account of Catherine’s relation to Heathcliff. For me, the novel remains “undecidable,” a term Staten uses twice, but in connection with Jane Eyre . Wuthering Heights hovers between spirit and matter, though Staten has greatly shaken my way of reading the novel not as an either-or but as a both...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 29–55.
Published: 01 March 2014
...; from Matthew Lewis, The Monk Remember — twelve o’clock. — Eleanor Tilney to Catherine Morland; from Jane Austen, Northanger Abbey o are two appointments established, similar in rhetoric but radi- Scally different in character. The first is set for midnight; the second, for noon...