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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (2): 197–226.
Published: 01 June 2005
... . Child-Killers and the Competition between Late Victorian Theater and the Novel Renata Kobetts Miller he doldrums in which British drama stalled during the Victorian Tperiod have consigned it to a marginal position in literary study. But by neglecting the theater, about which...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (1): 120–122.
Published: 01 March 1944
... disagreement as assent, their range is such that most students of the Renaissance will find the book a desirable addition to their libraries. ERNESTA. STRATHMANN Pomona College The Wars of Cyrus. An Early Classical Narrative Drama of the Child Actors...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (1): 91–95.
Published: 01 March 1949
...Roger M. Asselineau Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 WALT WHITMAN, CHILD OF ADAM? THREE UNPUBLISHED LETTERS TO WHITMAN By ROGERM. ASSELINEAU The following are three letters addressed to Whitman in 1863 by Will W.Wallace...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 41–45.
Published: 01 March 1961
...William H. Marshall Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 THE FATHER-CHILD SYMBOLISM IN PROMETHEUS UNBOUND By WILLIAMH. MARSHALL The climax of the action of Shelley’s Prometheus Unbound is the fall of Jupiter. Demogorgon...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (2): 170–190.
Published: 01 June 1991
...Peter J. Manning Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 CHILDE HAROLD IN THE MARKETPLACE: FROM ROMAUNT TO HANDBOOK By PETERJ. MANNING In this essay I consider the early reception of Byron’s Childe Harold’s Pilgn’mage;more...
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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 (1981) 42 (4): 347–368.
Published: 01 December 1981
... IN CHILDE HAROLD’S PILGRIMAGE, 1-11” By BERNARDA. HIRSCH Most of what is valuable as poetry in Childe Harold’s PiZgrimage, ac- cording to modern critics, is to be found in Cantos 111-IV. Cantos 1-11 have been deemed a “romantic tra~elogue”~at best...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (3): 251–266.
Published: 01 September 1983
...Bruce Haley Copyright © 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 THE SCULPTURAL AESTHETICS OF CHILDE HAROLD IV By BRUCEHALEY Keviewers in Byron’s day often relied on concepts of reader expe- rience drawn from...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (4): 323–336.
Published: 01 December 1962
...C. C. Clarke Copyright © 1962 by Duke University Press 1962 HUMOR AND WIT IN “CHILDE ROLAND” By C. C. CLARKE “Childe Roland” is not the unequivocally somber tale it is often taken to be. The horrors are retailed with a vigor that stops just short...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (1): 63–82.
Published: 01 March 1997
...Donald J. Childs Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 Donald J. Childs is associate professor of English at the University of Ottawa. His book T. S. Eliot: Mystic, Son and Lover was published in March. Mrs. Dalloway’s Unexpected Guests: Virginia Woolf, T. S...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 230–232.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Mary Childs Writers and Rebels: The Literature of Insurgency in the Caucasus . By Gould Rebecca . New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2016 . xi + 336 pp. Copyright © 2018 by University of Washington 2018 Working in a turbulent area of the world, Rebecca Gould...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (1): 51–74.
Published: 01 March 2019
... for women as subjects. Shakespeare adapts the lost-child device from Roman new comedy to make female loss central to his tragicomic plots—much as it is to Woolf’s tragic narrative of Judith. New-comic plotting offers a provisional, conservative solution to the historical problem of the heiress...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (1): 23–35.
Published: 01 March 1940
... “Niederdeutsche und niederlindische Volksdichtungen in ihren Beziehungen zu einander,” Niederdeutsche Zeitschrift fur YoZkskun.de, V (1927), 15-41. There are some pertinent remarks in Knut Liestal, “Dei tvo systar,” Maal og Minne, 1909, 37-51, which deals with “The Twa Sisters” (Child, No. 10...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (2): 167–188.
Published: 01 June 1995
... logic. In an essay he hirn- self described as central to his work, “The Child in the House,” Pater explicitly places his paradigmatic instance of subjectivity-a child sus- ceptible to and constituted by sensations-within the context of dis- courses on the middle-class home and uses...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (1): 77–105.
Published: 01 March 1996
..., 1983],7, 9). The harshest antibiography critic is Steven Gould Axelrod, who argues: ”Hamil- ton’s ‘Lowell’ is a problem child who never grows up, never can keep himself out of scrapes, never accomplishes anything of lasting value. . . . His book reads less like a literary biography than...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (4): 336–347.
Published: 01 December 1977
.... On this side of the Atlan- tic, the wave of collecting which swept over the country in the 1920s and 1930s has subsided, leaving in its wake the regional anthologies which are the basic sourcebooks for students of North American bal- ladry. Child’s collection is complete, with its massive...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (2): 122–130.
Published: 01 June 1960
...Calvin Cannon THE IMAGERY OF LORCA’S YERMA By CALVINCANNON The action of Yerma represents a young wife’s longing to have a child and her growing anxiety over her failure to do so. In despair she finally murders her husband, thus destroying...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (1): 3–14.
Published: 01 March 1976
... a commentator on the Wakefield Se- cunda Pastorum could easily separate the adoration of the Child in the manger from the episodes involving Mak and the shepherds, and hold out the earlier scenes as if they were complete in themselves and made up our first English comedy. But while we have for some...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (3): 370–385.
Published: 01 September 1969
... an ideal child- hood in nature, then of an adventure into the world of adult and social experience which can also be described as an exile, and finally of a return to that nature which the poet understood as the source and refrcshment of whatever strength he had. Geoffrey H. Hartman, Wordnoorth’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 363–377.
Published: 01 September 1942
... to the development of a sound peda- gogy. For her it was a simple matter to introduce to the child, gradually and with careful preparation, the sacred truths of re- ligion. As a substitute for Rousseau’s arbitrary stages of growth she advocated the much more logical system of gradual develop- ment...