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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (2): 265–270.
Published: 01 June 2006
...William Waters Soliciting Darkness: Pindar, Obscurity, and the Classical Tradition . By John T. Hamilton. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University, Department of Comparative Literature, 2003. 348 pp. University of Washington 2006 William Waters is associate professor at Boston University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 285–286.
Published: 01 September 1955
...Herbert Lindenberger Werner P. Friederich with the collaboration of David Henry Malone. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Studies in Comparative Literature, No. 11, 1954. Pp. xii + 451. $6.00. Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 Herbert...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (2): 206–207.
Published: 01 June 1963
..., but all these characters have nothing of the feminine particularities. It is mankind that the author considers to be without biological or physical distinctions. REVIEWS Studies in Comparative Literuture. Edited by WALDOF. MCNEIR. Baton Rouge...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 151–170.
Published: 01 June 2013
... at the institutional differences between the Ivy League programs in comparative literature and the world literature programs that were growing rapidly at large midwestern state universities. Damrosch argues that we are now better able to mediate between the demands of elite and mass education and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 523–546.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Haifa Saud Alfaisal Abstract In 1902 Rūḥī al-Khālidī produced what may be the first modern work of comparative criticism in Arabic. In his History of the Science of Literature , Khālidī (1864–1913), a Palestinian polyglot, used the discourse of literary criticism to develop a modern understanding...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (4): 419–449.
Published: 01 December 2006
... read at the Seventeenth Con- gress of the International Comparative Literature Association, Hong Kong, 2004. Modern Language Quarterly 67:4 (December 2006) DOI 10.1215/00267929-2006-011   © 2006 by University of Washington 420 MLQ December 2006 history...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (1): 131–132.
Published: 01 March 1947
... Comparative Study, By DONALDA, MCKENZIE.Stanford : Stanford University Publications, Language and Literature, Volume VI, Number 3, 1946. Pp. 117-96. Paper, $1.00; cloth, $1.75. Whereas the conventional views of the character of Otfrid’s Liber Evangeliorzrisz may be defined rather clearly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (3): 309–322.
Published: 01 September 2018
... © 2018 by University of Washington 2018 comparative literature literary theory Chinese literature world literature In River Town the US author Peter Hessler ( 2001 ) describes his two-year stint as a Peace Corps volunteer teaching English in a teacher’s college in Fuling, a provincial...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 239–260.
Published: 01 June 2013
... access to world literature. Locating world literature at the intersection of libraries, print-cultural studies, and translation histories, the essay opens up new significations for our understanding of world literature as a comparative project. Instead of reinforcing ownership and expertise by fixating...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 259–277.
Published: 01 June 2014
... comparatively late) appointment of Arthur Verrall to the King Edward VII Professorship of English Literature in 1911, ideology and institution had collided brilliantly. The drawn-out process of formalizing literature as a discipline occurred within broader discussions about the nature of the new, secularized...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 2010
... culture and literature, has assisted at world litera- ture’s birth from the ashes of comparative literature. However, global- ization has brought about both homogenization and diversity. During this process, translation has been vital not only in building up national and cultural identities but...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (2): 227–229.
Published: 01 June 2019
... almost a code for—comparative literature, notably the “new comparative literature” postulated by Emily Apter ( 2006 ) in The Translation Zone: A New Comparative Literature . Translation, Tautz writes, is the “raison d’être of this new concept” (100), and the title of her book signals a focus on...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (3): 289–307.
Published: 01 September 2018
... Frank . New York : Basic . Miller J. Hillis . 2000a . “ Will Comparative Literature Survive the Globalization of the University and the New Regime of Telecommunications? ” Tamkang Review 31 , no. 1 : 1 – 21 . Miller J. Hillis . 2000b . “ ‘World Literature’ in the Age of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (3): 377.
Published: 01 September 1950
... ; critical articles ; parodies)-and indexed the German writers con- cerned. It is unfortunate that British writers appearing in the individual refer- ences are not indexed, since the study of comparative literature is above all one of mediators, but this is understandable in view of the immense...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (3): 370–371.
Published: 01 September 1950
... literature against the cultural arid political trends of their time. The Swiss background of the author lends to his discussions of political and his- torical events a dispassionate and refreshingly impartial tone. With his interest in comparative literature, he did riot limit himself to the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 374–375.
Published: 01 September 1946
... in their liter- ature, and interestingly pointing out how war has brought to light more material for study) ; Urban T. Holmes, Jr., on comparative literature (discussing the beginnings of its study in Europe, the course offerings in it in America since 1892, and the difficulties it...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (3): 311–313.
Published: 01 September 1961
... bibliography of comparative literature by Baldensperger and Friederich, but does not mention the periodical continuation in YCGL. If Eppelsheimer’s bibliography of German literature is to be mentioned, so too should the continuations of it by Kottelwesch, as well as the companion volume for French...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 277–292.
Published: 01 June 2013
... connection Djelal Kadir (2006: 74) has issued an important call to alertness in his somber but aptly titled essay “Comparative Literature in an Age of Terrorism”: “Terror thrives on unbreachable difference, on exceptionalism, on the cultural and political monads that lie beyond the plausibility of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Wang Ning © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Wang Ning is professor of English and comparative literature and director of the Center for Comparative Literature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (3): 277–295.
Published: 01 September 2016
... . “ Scale, Data, and World Literature .” erichayot.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/scaledata.pdf (accessed March 17, 2016 ). Heise Ursula K. 2014 . “ Comparative Literature and the Environmental Humanities .” 2014–2015 Report on the State of the Discipline of Comparative Literature. American...