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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (4): 399–418.
Published: 01 December 2020
... our aspirations spring and in which they either take root or fail.” Consider how seldom the subject of climate change rallies the postcritical imaginary. There is, of course, Latour’s provocative claim (repeated by Felski) that climate change denial, in the manner of any conspiracy theory...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (1): 46–52.
Published: 01 March 1962
...George Fenwick Jones Copyright © 1962 by Duke University Press 1962 THE CHANSON DE ROLAND AND SEMANTIC CHANGE By GEORGEFENWICK JONES Alfred North Whitehead once wrote that “it is in literature that the concrete outlook of humanity receives its expression. Accord...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (3): 225–228.
Published: 01 September 1962
... there and at home regarding other manuscripts of Laurent de Premierfait's translations. THE MANUSCRIPTS OF LAURENT DE PREMIERFAIT’S WORKS ADDITIONS AND CHANGES By PATRICIAM. GATHERCOLE~ Laurent de Premierfait was one of the chief...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (3): 257–262.
Published: 01 September 1963
...Eva Schiffer Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 CHANGES IN AN EPISODE A NOTE ON FELIX KRULL By EVASCHIFFER Critics varied widely in their judgment of Thomas Mann’s last novel when it appeared as a fragment...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (2): 159–166.
Published: 01 June 1967
...Marvin Schindler Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 INTERPJXETATIONS OF “ES IST ALLES EITEL” THE CHANGING FACE OF GRYPHIUS CRITICISM By MARVINSCHINDLER Joseph Leighton’s comments on the revision of a single line...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (1): 3–6.
Published: 01 March 1940
...J. D. M. Ford Copyright © 1940 by Duke University Press 1940 SOME PRINCIPLES OF LINGUISTIC CHANGE IN ROMANCE By J. D. M. FORD There are certain principles of basic importance underlying lin- guistic development within...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (4): 578–582.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Donald Wesling The Point Is to Change It: Poetry and Criticism in the Continuing Present . By Jerome McGann. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2007. xx + 242 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Donald Wesling is emeritus professor of English literature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (3): 419–422.
Published: 01 September 1993
...Marshall Brown Ralph Cohen, Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1992. vi + 327 pp. $42.50 cloth, $17.95 paper Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 Reviews Studies in Historical Change. Edited by Ralph Cohen., Charlottesville: Univer- sity Press of Virginia...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (1): 47–78.
Published: 01 March 1994
...-editor of Transformations: The Languages of Culture and Personhood after Theory (forthcoming spring 1994). The Anxiety of Change: Reconfigwring Family Relations in Beaumarchais’s Trilogy Christie McDonald Si j’etais professeur d’histoire de France, (dit l’histoire), et...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (3): 545–551.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Kevis Goodman The Work of Writing: Literature and Social Change in Britain,1700–1830 . By Clifford Siskin. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998. x + 285 pp. $39.95. © 2000 University of Washington 2000 05-Reviews 10/3/00 9:45 AM Page 545 Reviews...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (4): 549–552.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Michael Gamer Small Change: Women, Learning, Patriotism, 1750 – 1810 . By Harriet Guest. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000. x + 350 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews Cervantes, the Novel, and the New World. By Diana de Armas Wilson. Oxford: Oxford University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (1): 23–38.
Published: 01 March 1983
...Claudia L. Johnson Copyright © 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 THE “OPERATIONS OF TIME, AND THE CHANGES OF THE HUMAN MIND” JANE AUSTEN AND DR. JOHNSON AGAIN...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (3): 308–311.
Published: 01 September 1984
.... JAMESGINDIN University of Michigan Elepac Romance: Cultural Change and Loss of the Hero in Modern Fiction. By KENNETHA. BRUFFEE.Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1983. 230 pp. $19.95. In a brief but intensive demonstration, Elegzac Romance develops a striking...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (2): 221–225.
Published: 01 June 1985
.... PAULDELANY Simon Fraser University The Semantics of Desire: Changing Models of Identity From Dickens to Joyce. By PHILIPM. WEINSTEIN.Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1984. xiv + 310 pp. $32.50. One of the many pleasures in reading this fine study of the nineteenth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (3): 312–314.
Published: 01 September 1978
... and the sophistication of his critical procedures, I have no doubt. W. F. AXTON L’riiversity of Louisville The Literature of Change: Studies in the Xineteenth-Century Provincial Xovel. By .JOHN LUCAS.Hassocks, Eng.: Harvester Press; New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (1): 93–96.
Published: 01 March 1981
..., constantly shifting, dynamic struggle between Word and Spirit. Both are well represented here. ILONABELL Massachusetts Institute of Technology The Faith of John Dryden: Change and Continuity. By G. DOUGLASATKINS. Lexing- ton: University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (2): 151–172.
Published: 01 June 2005
... to Sentiment: Changing Theories of the Sublime, 1674–1710 Ann T. Delehanty What is the sublime? It appears that no one has defi ned it.—La Bruyère, 1688 n 1674, when Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux published his translation Iof Longinus’s treatise On the Sublime, together with the fi rst...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (4): 363–372.
Published: 01 December 1980
...Armin Wishard Copyright © 1980 by Duke University Press 1980 GEORG WEERTH’S VISION OF SOCIAL CHANGE IN FRAGMENT EINES ROMANS By ARMINWISHARD Georg Weerth (1822-56...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (2): 137–157.
Published: 01 June 2015
... of geological time to human history, challenging traditional theories of historical change. Drawing on this notion, Dipesh Chakrabarty outlines three theories of history. History 1 and 2 refer to liberalism and its postcolonial and postmodern critique, respectively. History 3, or post-Anthropocene history...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (3): 419–445.
Published: 01 September 2016
... account of “immanent transcendence” (216), Jameson describes a realism committed to the existent but open to the possibility of change—or what he calls the “providential drifts” (217)—within the existent. Fredric Jameson ( 2013 ) makes a powerful case against this account of realism in The Antinomies...