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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (1): 31–64.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Colin Jager © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Colin Jager is assistant professor of English at Rutgers University. He is at work on a book titled Natural Designs: Romanticism and Secularism from Hume to Austen . Mansfield Park and the End of Natural Theology Colin Jager...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (4): 427–442.
Published: 01 December 2022
...Colin Jager Abstract This essay summarizes some of the arguments about secularism and secularization that have productively unsettled the study of religion in the past two decades. It then turns to the question of what literary studies can offer to the study of religion. Literary scholarship takes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (3): 219–236.
Published: 01 September 1979
... believe we can reinterpret some of its main features: the envoys and editorial apparatus, the connection between Spenser and Colin Clout, and certain patterns in the structure and sym- bolism of particular eclogues.* New York: Basic Books, 1975, p. 196. 2 My argument in this essay...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 607–609.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Charles LaPorte Unquiet Things: Secularism in the Romantic Age . By Jager Colin . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2015 . 332 pp. Copyright © 2016 by University of Washington 2016 Colin Jager is one of the finest critics now working on the relationship...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (3): 505–507.
Published: 01 September 1996
..., Hadfield’s book is a meditation on Spenser’s question ‘Who knowes not Colin Clout?” Spenser’s use of the phrase, in TheFaerie Queene, defines an elite audience, probably quite small, certainly Anglophone, of those who had met the poet’s alter ego in his earlier works, and it expresses Spenser’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (4): 396–398.
Published: 01 December 1989
..., irritated at the interruption of his meditation by a Red Cross Knight who would rather go to the Heavenly Jerusalem than return to Cleopolis; Colin MICHAEL MURRIN 397 Clout similarly upset by Calidore, who likewise does not want to leave Mount...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (3): 340–343.
Published: 01 September 2019
...): Oh! ’tis a Word of pow’r, of prime account, . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . I’ve known it suit itself to ev’ry plan— I’ve known it lie to God, and lie to Man. Colin Wells’s study is by far the best monograph on colonial American and early US verse...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (2): 207–209.
Published: 01 June 1963
..., and Spenser’s friendships with important members of the Young and Leicester circles.” The “real meaning of the Calender,” he argues, is “an attack on [Elizabeth’s] French marriage.” According to the political allegory, the “story of Colin Clout, Rosalind, and Menalcas” mirrors “England’s sorrow...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (2): 209–211.
Published: 01 June 1963
... of Colin Clout, Rosalind, and Menalcas” mirrors “England’s sorrow at, and opposition to, the contemplated marriage of the Queen with Alenqon.” Menalcas is “a daringly close anagram for Alenqon,” and Rosalind symbolizes Queen Elizabeth (“if we take R first, spell Elisa backwards, and change...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (3): 409–412.
Published: 01 September 1999
... alter ego, Colin Clout.” Such a revelation is characteristic of Spenser’s disruptions of his own allegory, exposing “the empty space that the tale is generated both to conceal and hold open, that is, the space of the subject, posited in the irreducible gap between the telling and the tale” (129...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (4): 455–458.
Published: 01 December 1994
...Gordon Braden Colin Burrow. Oxford: Clarendon, 1993. x + 325 pp. $53.00. Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 Reviews Epic Romance: Homer to Milton. By Colin Burrow. Oxford: Clarendon, 1993. x + 325 pp- $53.00. Burrow’s subtitle has an old-fashioned sound, though...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (4): 461–474.
Published: 01 December 1940
.... 40 1 462 Ralegh‘s “Cynthia”-Facts or Legend On a similar level of praise was his remark with reference to Spen- ser’s passages in Colin Clouts: This is most valuable evidence of the existence in 1589 of a poem or series of poems by Sir Walter Raleigh, set by Spenser...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (4): 450–455.
Published: 01 December 1986
... University Press, 1986. vi + 186 pp. $17.95. Sandulescu, C. George, and Clive Hart (editors). Assessing the 1984 “Ulysses.” Gerrards Cross, Bucks., Eng.: Colin Smythe; Totowa, N.J.: Barnes 8c Noble, Princess Grace Irish Library, 1, 1986. xxiv + 247 pp. $28.50. Sekine, Masaru (editor). Irish...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (3): 316–320.
Published: 01 September 1963
... : University of Nebraska Press, 1963. Pp. xxxv + 373. $5.50. Morris, Harry. Richard Barnfield, Colin’s Child. Tallahassee : Florida State University, Florida State University Studies, No. 38, 1963. Pp. xiii + 203. $5.00. Parks, George B. (editor). William Thomas : The History of Italy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (3): 465–473.
Published: 01 September 1941
..., with much more steddy stowre Full on his beuer did him strike so sore,- Am. LVII.10. Of Cupid’s arrows: Yet shoot me sharpely still, and spare me not, But glory thinke to make these cruel stoures. A perilous situation, danger, plight. S.C. Jan. 51. Colin...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (1): 64–80.
Published: 01 March 1985
... afoul of this racial prejudice. When his father’s suicide leaves him unable to finish his last year of school at Chillingborough, he appeals for help to the father of his friend Colin Lindsey. Mr. Lindsey, however, is dubious about helping any Indian, particularly one whose ambition...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 493–520.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Cohen, Colin Dayan, Sheila Jelen, Ari Joskowicz, Phil Lieberman, Sergio Romero, Rachel Teukolsky, and Ben Tran for their insightful suggestions for improving this essay. © 2011 by University of Washington 2011 Modernist Indexicality: The Language of Gender, Race, and Domesticity in Hebrew...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (3): 453–474.
Published: 01 September 2012
..., Colin (Joan) Dayan faults Gilroy’s entire method for the ease with which it transforms slavery into “nothing more than a meta- phor” (“Paul Gilroy’s Slaves, Ships, and Routes: The Middle Passage as Metaphor,” Research in African Literatures no. and hers is still the most rigorous critique...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (2): 288–290.
Published: 01 June 2017
... (chap. 3), the gothicism of Henry Moore and Elizabeth Bowen (chap. 4), and the vernacular fictions of Sam Selvon, Vic Reid, and Colin MacInnes (chap. 5). Of particular interest to readers will be Davis’s argument that the late modernist enchantment with the everyday effectively undermines...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (1): 93–94.
Published: 01 March 1954
... Parliamentary Reporting : Debates in the Senate of Lilliput. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Publications, English Studies, No. 7, 1953. Pp. xi + 227. $2.50, cloth; $1.75, paper. Horne, Colin J. (editor). Swift on His Age: Selected Prose and Verse. New York: Barnes...