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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1981) 42 (3): 294–297.
Published: 01 September 1981
.... R. KNOTT,JR. Universily of Michigan JOHN John Webster: Citizen and Dramatist. By M. C. BRADBROOK.New York: Columbia University Press, 1980. xiii + 218 pp. $17.50. The latest of M. C. Bradbrook’s apparently ceaseless flow of books on Eliza- bethan...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1953) 14 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 March 1953
... (New York, 1936). Mr. Ames finds the former faulty in that it presents More as a socialist dreaming of the distant future. Mr. Chambers is in error, according to Mr. Ames, because Chambers sees More homesick for the Middle Ages. Citizen Thomus More and His Utopia has an introduction in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1998) 59 (3): 363–384.
Published: 01 September 1998
... manuscript on paratexts in American avant-garde poetry after the Second World War. “Who Can Say Who Are Citizens?” Causal Mythology in Charles Olson’s Polis Susan Vanderborg By the time he was the featured first poet in Donald Allen’s land- mark 1960...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2011) 72 (3): 341–367.
Published: 01 September 2011
... the end of the seventeenth century the possibilities for political freedom depended on a set of global relations that included not only the citizen and the government but also its colonies and the markets they produce. Early Modern “Neoliberalisms”: England and the English Caribbean Valerie...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2012) 73 (3): 309–328.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Simon Gikandi The argument of this essay is that colonized writers, always limited by their conditions of production as citizens and subjects, had no choice but to deploy inherited European forms in their own literary projects. Using the example of some foundational African novels, Gikandi contends...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2014) 75 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 March 2014
... reputation of Scotland’s national bard, a figure resolving a multiplicity of citizens into the image of unity, Burns’s poems nevertheless present complex, creaturely subjects that seemingly consist in more and less than themselves, in more and less than “one.” The poems thus make a narrow case for the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2016) 77 (3): 419–445.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Heather Love Abstract In recent debates about reading methods, in the field of microsociology, and in the history of the novel, small-scale observations of everyday life tend to be understood as conservative, reinforcing the status quo. Through a reading of Claudia Rankine’s Citizen: An American...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1984) 45 (1): 3–21.
Published: 01 March 1984
... critical self-display than the players’ and playwright’s art. 1 George suspects that any Blackfriars play called “The London Merchant” will offend him, but things are even worse than he fears. Through George and Nell, Beaumont wittily “girds at Citizens” even before “The London Merchant” begins...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1941) 2 (3): 518–519.
Published: 01 September 1941
..., senza entrare altrimenti ne’ meriti di questa parte, perch& giudico che bastino a chi fusse necessitato imitargli. Agatocle Siciliano, non solo di privata, ma d’infima ed abietta fortuna, divenne Re di Siracusa. Professor Gilbert translates : But because a private citizen may...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1950) 11 (2): 248.
Published: 01 June 1950
... Colet’s “durable bust” and the motto aut doce, aut disce, aid discede. We have here the curriculum, the textbooks, the authors for reading and imitation, the exercises for practice, which were designed to turn the sons of London citizens into the citizens of a Roman commonwealth. Though...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1990) 51 (2): 185–207.
Published: 01 June 1990
... from self-seeking, safeguard the possessions of all, and furnish citizens with an abundance of the necessaries of life (11.74, 75, 85). On the other hand, citizens have a duty to acquire, conserve, and increase their properties, always, however, in an honest, diligent, and thrifty fashion...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1989) 50 (2): 99–124.
Published: 01 June 1989
...), considers Machiavelli’s polemic against older attitudes (pp. 86-114); and Mark Hulliung, Citizen Machiavelli (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1983), includes a chapter titled “Conversations with the Ancients” (pp. 130-67). Also of interest are Luigi Derla, “Ma- chiavelli moralista...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1944) 5 (1): 124–125.
Published: 01 March 1944
... oligarchy that they knew from Norway,” and that they “established one of the world’s first parliaments-an annual meeting of all free citizens.” We want here a statement concerning the citizens who were not free, what their status was, etc. This is especially important, for Haugen speaks often...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1950) 11 (3): 367.
Published: 01 September 1950
... pure artistry he would, generally speaking, not apologize, for “the artist is not the whole of man,” as Mr. Brown reminds us, and “excursions into practical criticism are always creditable to the artist as citizen.” WILLIAMD. TEMPLEMAN...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1950) 11 (3): 367.
Published: 01 September 1950
... speaking, not apologize, for “the artist is not the whole of man,” as Mr. Brown reminds us, and “excursions into practical criticism are always creditable to the artist as citizen.” WILLIAMD. TEMPLEMAN University of Southern California...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1970) 31 (2): 209–219.
Published: 01 June 1970
... the most bigoted of pedagogues, dictating to the citizen what his ambitions and behavior must be. Public opinion is all but omnipotent, and Twain frequently presents “the town” as if it were a single persona. Not surprisingly, the narrator devotes six opening paragraphs to a description of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2018) 79 (4): 460–462.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Richard King The grand project of socialist culture was the production of citizens inspired by the rise of their nation to emulate the sacrifices of the communist liberation and exert themselves in the arduous task of realizing the bright future in store. Those whose reading matter extended...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1986) 47 (4): 436–441.
Published: 01 December 1986
...- dresses this challenge in a thoughtful and provocative, if occasionally over- ingenious, fashion. The City Staged concentrates its main attention on the stock figures of city comedy, devoting a long chapter each to the merchant-citizen, the gentleman-gallant, and the women (wives, whores...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1993) 54 (4): 575–579.
Published: 01 December 1993
...- quent difficulty in seeing commerce except as a symptom or agent of cor- ruption.” The object of this discourse seems to be the need for “the citizen to triumph over his own sexuality” (67).Although Barrell does not go into the history of Greek manliness, he realizes that Shaftesbury draws upon...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1953) 14 (2): 209–216.
Published: 01 June 1953
... Citizen of the World, but Smith considers it only from the standpoint of its influence on Gold- smith’s fiction.2 My point of view in examining the Letters from an Armenian is just the opposite, I wish to show here how this fiction is related to Montesquieu’s Lettres...