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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (2): 395–414.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Howard D. Weinbrot Making the English Canon: Print-Capitalism and the Cultural Past, 1700–1770. By Jonathan Brody Kramnick. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. viii + 287 pp. $59.95; The Making of the English Literary Canon: From the Middle Ages to the Late Eighteenth Century. By Trevor...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (2): 210–215.
Published: 01 June 1991
..., rather different study. A. S. G. EDWARDS University of Victmk B@we Novels: The Cultural Contexts of Eighteenth-Century English Faction. By J. PAULHUNTER. New York: Norton, 1990. xxv + 421 pp. $25.00. Desire and Tmth: Functions of Plot...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (4): 491–514.
Published: 01 December 2015
... widely circulated Eliot’s prewar poetry, especially The Waste Land , as an allegory of the crisis in national and nationalist culture during the “American Century,” a term coined by Henry Luce in 1941. The articles about and reproductions of Eliot’s work leading up to his Nobel Prize in 1948 not only...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (2): 243–273.
Published: 01 June 2017
... to assignment by the holder of copyright. Moreover, Kalem influenced the larger field of cultural production in early twentieth-century America. Along with the decision in Photo-Drama Motion Picture Co., Inc. v. Social Uplift Film Corporation (1914), it shaped the economic, institutional, and aesthetic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (4): 521–525.
Published: 01 December 1999
...Victoria Silver Guibbory Achsah. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. ix + 275 pp. $59.95. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Ceremony and Community from Herbert to Milton: Literature, Religion, and Cul- tural ConJlict in Smenteenth-Century England. By Achsah...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (4): 377–392.
Published: 01 December 2001
.... He is completing a book on the cultural history and poetics of anonymity during the period 1695-1835. MLQ 62.4 05 Griffin 10/24/01 5:52 PM Page 377 The Age of “The Age of” Is Over: Johnson and New Versions of the Late Eighteenth Century Robert J. Griffin...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (4): 411–440.
Published: 01 December 2002
... Edgeworth's Belinda . He is finishing a book on the relationship between the advertising and literary systems of eighteenth-and nineteenth-century Britain. Building Brand Byron: Early-Nineteenth-Century Advertising and the Marketing of Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage Nicholas Mason n early...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (4): 441–469.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Ted Underwood © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Ted Underwood is assistant professor of English at Colby College. He has published articles on Romantic poetry and science and on nineteenth-century historicism. His essay “The Science in Shelley's Theory of Poetry”appeared in MLQ 58:3...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (2): 153–168.
Published: 01 June 2003
..., of the first volume of the new Oxford English Literary History (forthcoming). Periodization and Politics: The Case of the Missing Twelfth Century in English Literary History Linda Georgianna F or several years I have been at work on a narrative literary history of medieval England from the beginnings...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (2): 181–197.
Published: 01 June 2003
... (2002) ; and German Literature,Jewish Critics: The Brandeis Symposium , edited by Stephen D. Dowden and Meike G. Werner (2002). Trostgründe: Cultural Nationalism and Historical Legitimation in Nineteenth-Century German Literary Histories Hinrich C. Seeba I n Germany, where chauvinist nationalism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (4): 501–505.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Blakey Vermeule Fables of Modernity: Literature and Culture in the English Eighteenth Century . By Laura Brown. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2001. xii + 273 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Staging Domesticity: Household Work and English Identity in Early...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (2): 316–319.
Published: 01 June 2004
...María Soledad Barbón How to Write the History of the New World: Histories,Epistemologies, and Identities in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic World . By Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press,2001. xviii + 450 pp. © 2004 University of Washington 2004...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 13–20.
Published: 01 March 1945
...Herbert Weisinger Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 THE SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY REPUTATION OF THE ELIZABETHANS By HERBERTWEISINGER Recent scholarship has demonstrated that the claim of Lamb and his contemporaries to be the first...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (4): 505–507.
Published: 01 December 1945
... B. Benson 505 Scandinavian Plays of the Twentieth Century. With Introductions by ALRIK GUSTAFSON.First Series (Swedish) ; 176 pp. Second Series (Danish and Norwegian) ; 298 pp. Princeton : Princeton University Press for the American-Scandinavian Foundation, 1944...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (3): 390–394.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Kathleen Blake Genres of the Credit Economy: Mediating Value in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Britain . By Mary Poovey. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008. x + 511 pp. University of Washington 2009 Kathleen Blake is professor of English at the University of Washington...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 75–85.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Andrew Parker The question of poetry's future was asked with surprising frequency across various Western literary languages during the nineteenth century. In Walt Whitman's little-known essay “The Poetry of the Future” (1881), in Arthur Rimbaud's celebrated “Voyant” letter to Paul Demeny (1871...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 94–97.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Rosemarie Bodenheimer The Burdens of Perfection: On Ethics and Reading in Nineteenth-Century British Literature . By Andrew H. Miller. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2008. xiv + 260 pp. University of Washington 2010 Rosemarie Bodenheimer is professor of English at Boston...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (1): 114–116.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Christopher Lane Bad Form: Social Mistakes and the Nineteenth-Century Novel . By Kent Puckett. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. viii + 177 pp. © 2011 by University of Washington 2011 Christopher Lane is professor of English and Pearce Miller Research Professor of Literature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 461–492.
Published: 01 December 2011
... to abandon. Yet in the context of the seventeenth century, such gestures were associated with modernity rather than the opposite. This essay reinterprets the significance of authorial modesty by analyzing this disconnect, which calls attention less to the changing strategies of writers than to the evolving...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (1): 37–67.
Published: 01 March 2012
... and mentor Edmund Clarence Stedman dubbed the turn of the century an “interval of twilight” for American poetry. Subsequent critics have perhaps read this narrative of decline too literally and regarded the supposed interregnum as a sign of progress toward modernism. This essay takes a different approach...