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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (4): 521–525.
Published: 01 December 1999
...Victoria Silver Guibbory Achsah. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. ix + 275 pp. $59.95. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Ceremony and Community from Herbert to Milton: Literature, Religion, and Cul- tural ConJlict in Smenteenth-Century England. By Achsah...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (2): 278–280.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Patrick Caddeau Before the Nation: Kokugaku and the Imagining of Community in Early Modern Japan . By Susan L. Burns. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2003. x + 282 pp. University of Washington 2006 Patrick Caddeau is director of studies at Forbes College, Princeton University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (1): 132–137.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Richard A. Kaye Decadence and the Reinvention of Modernism . By Sherry Vincent . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2015 . xi + 333 pp. The Decadent Republic of Letters: Taste, Politics, and Cosmopolitan Community from Baudelaire to Beardsley . By Potolsky Matthew...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (1): 100–103.
Published: 01 March 2023
...Benjamin A. Saltzman saltzman@uchicago.edu Translation Effects: Language, Time, and Community in Medieval England . By Mary Kate Hurley . Columbus : Ohio State University Press , 2021 . xii + 212 pp. Copyright © 2023 by University of Washington 2023 Translation entails...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (3): 292–295.
Published: 01 September 1980
...Lore Metzger Michael H. Friedman. New York: Columbia University Press, 1979. xi + 322 pp. $20.00. Copyright © 1980 by Duke University Press 1980 292 REVIEWS The Making of a Tory Human&: William Wordsworlh and the Idea of Community...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (2): 137–152.
Published: 01 June 2003
... edited Plessy v. Ferguson: A Brief History with Documents (1997) and the volumes Literature and the Nation (1998) and Law and Literature(2002) for REAL: Yearbook of Research in English and American Literature . National Literary Histories: Imagined Communities or Imagined Societies? Brook Thomas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (2): 235–236.
Published: 01 June 1945
... on Communication 6. Rhetoric or: The Art of Apply- ing Reason to Imagination for the Better Moving of the Will. By KARL R. WALLACE.Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1943. Pp. ix + 277. $5.00. Professor Wallace’s purpose in this volume is to collect the rhe- torical ideas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (3): 361–364.
Published: 01 September 2023
...Zarena Aslami aslami@msu.edu Communities of Care: The Social Ethics of Victorian Fiction . By Schaffer Talia . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2021 . xvii + 274 pp. Copyright © 2023 by University of Washington 2023 In the early phases of the pandemic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (1): 105–110.
Published: 01 March 1977
... merely economic considerations. He was inimical to communism because it made the workers subservient to Russian aims and thus helped to keep Eu- rope vulnerable. Eventually, Drieu came to accept the claims of the Fascists that they were true socialists, and he hoped that the development...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (4): 404–405.
Published: 01 December 1982
...Stavros Deligiorgis HAMBUECHEN POTTER JOY. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1982. x + 230 pp. $20.00. Copyright © 1982 by Duke University Press 1982 REVIEWS Five Frames for the “Decameron”: Communication and Social Systems in the “Cor- nice...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (1): 72–74.
Published: 01 March 1986
... of the language(s)through which he would communicate them. That said, I also want to stress that our dif- ferences of reading do not detract from my general admiration for the merits of Modiano’s book, which is impressive for the mastery it displays over a wide range of challenging material essential...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (2): 209–219.
Published: 01 June 1970
...Mark D. Coburn Copyright © 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 “TRAINING IS EVERYTHING” COMMUNAL OPINION AND THE INDIVIDUAL IN PUDD’NHEAD WILSON By MARKD. COBURN In A Connecticut...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (3): 373–394.
Published: 01 September 2012
... counterpart. Irish fiction registers the ambiguous class position of the Irish in Britain, and narrative strategies common to working-class realist texts, such as the delineation of the relationship between place and community and the representation of social mobility, proved inadequate for articulating lives...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 493–520.
Published: 01 December 2011
... challenges received understandings of the linguistic purchase of modernist innovation. The author examines Hebrew and Yiddish modernist literary texts by Devorah Baron and Dovid Bergelson that employ nonreferential indexicality in order to chart the ruptures in two textual communities, in two particular...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 221–243.
Published: 01 June 2008
... and auctoritas . A crucial prerequisite of this evolution was the shift in the presumed medium of European rhetorical poetics, from orality to writing to print. This argument has consequences for Habermas's general account of communicative rationality and is intended to suggest an alternate theoretical framework...
Published: 01 September 2021
Figure 2. Ulysses , episodes 1–4. A sample longest path (network diameter) runs along the four-sided nodes (beginning at H. B.-Price and ending at the constable). Dashed lines represent written communication; dotted lines represent past interactions; dash-dotted lines represent imagined More
Published: 01 September 2021
Figure 1. Installments 1–2 (chaps. 1–7) of Bleak House . The longest network diameter connects the four-sided nodes (beginning at Lady Dedlock and ending at Mr. Swallow). The dashed line represents written communication. Bracketed characters have had interactions but not yet been identified More
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 415–441.
Published: 01 December 2009
...,” collections of songs from various locales in his native northeastern England. Lacking the explanatory prefaces and footnotes that might make meaning available to broader or later audiences, Ritson's garlands targeted a decidedly ephemeral local community in the present. In the face of dominant antiquarian...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (4): 541–575.
Published: 01 December 2014
...), which vindicates agrarian communities and vernacular expression. Manuel María’s Agrarian Poetry, Galician Literature, and Spain’s Democratic Transition José María Rodríguez García Franco’s Desarrollismo and the Novísimos: Galician/Spanish Poetic Transitions The career of Galicia’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (3): 267–287.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Paul Fry Abstract Advanced schools of literary research today concur in their disapproval of unscaffolded interpretations of texts that “overhear” the presumed self-communing voices of authors in their solitude. Choosing from among the many antihermeneutic arguments, this essay responds in the main...