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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (1): 75–77.
Published: 01 March 1979
...Alan C. Dessen Judith Weil. Christopher Marlowe: Merlin's Prophet . Cambridge, London, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1977. 219 pp. $15.95. © 1979 University of Washington 1979 REVIEWS Christopher Marlowe: Merlin’s Prophet. By JUDITH...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (1): 130–132.
Published: 01 March 1970
...- standing and complex in the best of Shaw’s plays, are yet to be explored. CHARLESA. BERST University of California, Los Angeles Music and the Musician in “Jean-Christophe”: The Harmony of Contrasts. By DAVIDSICES. New Haven...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (4): 465–490.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Glyn Salton-Cox Abstract Reading Christopher Isherwood’s Berlin Stories (1935–39) through an important debate in the Marxist aesthetics of the period between Sergei Tretiakov and Georg Lukács, this article argues that Isherwood’s famous statement “I am a camera” should be reimagined...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (2): 158–163.
Published: 01 June 1963
...Charles Parish Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 CHRISTOPHER SMART’S “PILLARS OF THE LORD” By CHARLESPARISH Stanzas 31-37 of the Song to David have been called “the most puzzling passage of the poem.”l About this section Smart’s only...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (4): 553–555.
Published: 01 December 1940
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (1): 107–109.
Published: 01 March 1945
... in this book is a conscious over-simplification.” My objection is a conscious subtlety. WILLIAMR. PARKER Ohio State University Christopher Smart: A Biographical and Critical Study. By EDWARD G. AINSWORTHand CHARLESE. NOYES. Columbia : University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (4): 462–464.
Published: 01 December 1973
...Robert E. Knoll Charles G. Masinton. Athens: Ohio University Press, 1972. x + 168 pp. $8.00. Copyright © 1973 by Duke University Press 1973 REVIEWS Christopher Marlowe’s Tragic Vision: A Study in Damnation. By CHARLES G. MASINTON.Athens: Ohio...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (1): 103–128.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Navarre” appeared in the December 2003 issue of MLQ . The Poet’s Toys: Christopher Marlowe and the Liberties of Erotic Elegy Heather James nd ’tis a pretty toy to be a poet”: this line, placed in the mouth of A an exceedingly weak king by an exceptionally strong poet, seems...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (4): 372–374.
Published: 01 December 1956
... of Georg Christoph Lichtenberg constitute a most valuable contribution to the study of the great aphoristician and will doubtless become a manual indispensable to the growing number of Lichtenberg scholars. ECONSCHWARZ Naward...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (2): 131–150.
Published: 01 June 1980
...GEORGIA B. CHRISTOPHER Copyright © 1980 by Duke University Press 1980 ∗ An earlier version of this essay was presented at the Folger Institute Renaissance Colloquium on May 3, 1977. I am indebted to the ACLS for a fellowship during 1976 which gave me the free time to complete the essay...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (4): 391–392.
Published: 01 December 1981
...Georgia B. Christopher O. CALHOUN THOMAS. Newark: University of Delaware Press; London and Toronto: Associated University Presses, 1981. 265 pp. $22.50. Copyright © 1981 by Duke University Press 1981 GEORGIA B. CHRISTOPHER 391...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (3): 332–335.
Published: 01 September 1985
...Georgia Christopher Sanford Budick. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1985. ix + 213 pp. $18.00. Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 332 REVIEWS implications of their themes, and it is only the shaping power...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (3): 333–368.
Published: 01 September 2015
... at Makerere in 1962 shows that many African writers were drawn to modernist principles of intellectual freedom and writerly detachment. Figures such as Rajat Neogy, Christopher Okigbo, and Wole Soyinka, all strongly associated with these emerging cultural institutions, repurposed modernist versions...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 602–606.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Christopher R. Miller The seeds of Lynch’s argument can be recognized in The Economy of Character , which proposes that literal and figurative acts of rereading in Austen’s novels model the kind of attention that Austen demands of her audience. In this way, readers and lovers (such as Darcy...
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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 (2021) 82 (1): 133–135.
Published: 01 March 2021
...Christopher L. Hill hillcl@umich.edu Art and Engagement in Early Postwar Japan . By Justin Jesty . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2018 . xiv + 326 pp. Copyright © 2021 by University of Washington 2021 Justin Jesty’s book traces the activities of artists...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 527–531.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Christopher R. Miller The Offense of Poetry . By Hazard Adams. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2007. xi + 271 pp. University of Washington 2009 Christopher R. Miller is associate professor of English at Yale University and author of The Invention of Evening: Perception...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (1): 75–105.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Christopher L. Hill In the decades following the publication of Emile Zola's novel Nana (1880), “Nana figures” resembling Zola's heroine appeared in fiction around the world. The history of the Nana figure contradicts current models for the study of world literature, based on the diffusion of forms...
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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 (1974) 35 (1): 30–44.
Published: 01 March 1974
...Christopher W. Sten Copyright © 1974 by Duke University Press 1974 BARTLEBY THE TRANSCENDENTALIST MELVILLE’S DEAD LETTER TO EMERSON By CHRISTOPHERW. STEN In his essay “The Transcendentalist” (1843), Emerson remarked that he...