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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (4): 495–497.
Published: 01 December 1943
...Robert D. Horn Lawrence Marsden Price. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1942. University of California Publications in Modern Philology, Vol. 26, No. 1. Pp. x + 122. $1.25. Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 REVIEWS Christian Heinrich Schmid...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (3): 380–382.
Published: 01 September 1943
...Jean David Joseph E. Barker. New York: King's Crown Press (a branch of the Columbia University Press), 1941. Pp. 143. $2.00. Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 380 Reviews Diderot’s Treatment of the Christian Religion in the “Eneyclope’die...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 115–116.
Published: 01 March 1943
...Bertha M. Kuhn Joseph B. Collins. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1940. Pp. xiv + 251. $3.25. Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 Bertha M. Kuhn 115 Christian Mysticisnz in the Elizabethan Age with its Background in Mystical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (4): 521–537.
Published: 01 December 2022
...Emma Mason Abstract The radicalism of Christianity is often underplayed in literary studies by scholars who perceive its theology as politically suspect and inflexible. Yet an unwillingness to engage with Christian theology and experience produces critical misreadings of literary texts that reveal...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (2): 115–128.
Published: 01 June 1974
...Bennett A. Brockman Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 “HEROIC” AND “CHRISTIAN” IN GENESIS A THE EVIDENCE OF THE CAIN AND ABEL EPISODE By BENNETTA. BROCKMAN The continuing problem of Christian versus pagan in Old...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (1): 85–87.
Published: 01 March 1974
... view of literature. All that’s golden doesn’t glitter. STEPHENBOOTH University of Caltfornia, Berkeley The Religious Sublime: Christian Poetry and Critical Tradition in Eight- eenth-Century England. By DAVIDB...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (3): 231–245.
Published: 01 September 1974
...Alan C. Dessen Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 THE ELIZABETHAN STAGE JEW AND CHRISTIAN EXAMPLE GERONTUS, BARABAS, AND SHYLOCK By ALANC. DESSEN There will be no final solution...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (4): 426–428.
Published: 01 December 1975
... of Christian Poetry in Old English. By JOHNGARDNER. Carbondale and Edwardsville: Southern Illinois University Press; London and Amsterdam: Feffer k Simons, 1975. xii + 147 pp. $8.95. In the compass of this small book-four pages of introduction and 120 of actual textJohn Gardner...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (3): 295–297.
Published: 01 September 1984
...-Christian liberty. The plan seenis likely to produce a study right on target. 296 REVIEWS The tragedy is that Davies has utterly bungled this excellent attempt, dragging the reader through a great deal of silliness. This is not a question...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (3): 367–370.
Published: 01 September 1950
... NEWMAN. Edited in two volumes with prefaces and introductions by CHARLESFREDERICK HARROLD. New York, London, Toronto: Longmans, Green and Company, 1949. Vol. I (1825-39), pp. xviii + 348 ; Vol. I1 (1839-57), pp. xvii + 382. $3.50 each. An Essay on the Development of Christian...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 108.
Published: 01 March 1951
...Stith Thompson C. Grant Loomis. Cambridge: The Medieval Academy of America, 1949. Pp. vi + 250. $5.00; to members of the Academy, $4.00. Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 REVIEWS White Magic: An Introduction to the Folklore of Christian...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 337–352.
Published: 01 September 1951
...Helmut Hatzfeld Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 CHRISTIAN, PAGAN, AND DEVOUT HUMANISM IN SIXTEENTH-CENTURY FRANCE By HELMUTHATZFELD I. NEW POINTSOF VIEW IN RECENTSCHOLARSHIP Humanism as the “enthusiasm...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (1): 103–105.
Published: 01 March 1952
.... KARLJ. HOLZKNECHT New York UtkrJity Miltods Sawon and the Christian Tradition. By F. MICHAELKROUSE. Prince- ton: Princeton University Press for University of Cincinnati, 1949. Pp. xii + 160. $3.75. What might have provided two important articles (on Milton’s Samson...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (1): 83.
Published: 01 March 1956
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (1): 86–101.
Published: 01 March 1964
...Kingsbury Badger Copyright © 1964 by Duke University Press 1964 CHRISTIANITY AND VICTORIAN RELIGIOUS CONFESSIONS By KINGSBURYBADGER “On the 6th of October, 1845,” Ernest Renan tells us, in his Recol- lections...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (3): 323–347.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Christian Thorne © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Christian Thorne is assistant professor of English at Syracuse University. Providence in the Early Novel, or Accident If You Please Christian Thorne L et’s start with a puzzle. In the opening pages of William...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 241–244.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Christian Moraru Jeremy Rosen’s ambitious, timely, and politically sobering book is, perhaps inevitably, symptomatic of a couple of parallel and sometimes loosely intertwined developments reshaping post–Cold War criticism. They include the real or perceived obsolescence of postmodernism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (2): 247–269.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Christian Thorne Abstract Narratologists often profess a distaste for stories that end unambiguously. The emphatic ending is thought simplistic, politically retrograde, and more common in traditional and commercial narrative forms (the folk tale, the realist novel, the feature film) and accordingly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (1): 25–52.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Christopher Braider Abstract Students of seventeenth-century French drama offer oddly truncated readings of Jean Rotrou’s Véritable Saint Genest . Fascinated by the play within a play in which the eponymous saint is converted to a Christian martyr’s faith by performing a Christian martyr’s role...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (3): 329–366.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Kathleen Verduin Self-consciousness was eminently John Updike's hallmark theme, the matrix of his sustained confrontation with mortality and the condition of his alliance with Christianity. As with most literate persons, Updike's self-consciousness was stimulated by reading. His extensive oeuvre...