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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (1): 100–125.
Published: 01 March 1992
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (4): 397–398.
Published: 01 December 1962
...E. H. Eby Roy Harvey Pearce. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1961. Pp. xv + 442. $7.50. Copyright © 1962 by Duke University Press 1962 REVIEWS The Continuity of American Poetry. By ROY HARVEYPEARCE Princeton: Princeton University Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (1): 93–96.
Published: 01 March 1981
.... ILONABELL Massachusetts Institute of Technology The Faith of John Dryden: Change and Continuity. By G. DOUGLASATKINS. Lexing- ton: University Press of Kentucky, 1980. xi + 194 pp. $14.00. Dryden scholars still have difficulty explaining to themselves and to their stu- dents Dryden’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (3): 304–306.
Published: 01 September 1977
...Elizabeth Dipple A. Kent Hieatt. Montreal and London: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1975. xviii + 292 pp. $20.00. Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 REVIEWS Chaucer, Spenser, Milton: Myt hopoeic Continuities and Transformations...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (4): 413–415.
Published: 01 December 1984
...Nelson Hilton Morton D. Paley. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1983. xiii + 330 pp. $57.00. Copyright © 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 NELSON HILTON 4 13 The Continuing City: William Blake’s “Jerusalem.”By MORTOND. PALEY.Oxford...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (4): 578–582.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Donald Wesling The Point Is to Change It: Poetry and Criticism in the Continuing Present . By Jerome McGann. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2007. xx + 242 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Donald Wesling is emeritus professor of English literature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (2): 205–242.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Jonah Siegel Abstract This essay is a study of two interrelated phenomena, the influence of Walter Pater on two notable postwar European critics, Ernst Robert Curtius and Mario Praz, and the place of war on the imagination of cultural continuity and rupture in the work of the later authors...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (2): 153–174.
Published: 01 June 2010
...-contained decade. They thus demonstrate the incompatibility between the immediate experience of the present and the retrospective gaze of periodization. They also suggest a way to resolve it. The formal continuity between American Psycho and Glamorama , which shows them to be variations of the same allegory...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (3): 453–474.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Stephen Best A good deal of recent scholarship into the slave past proclaims that the past’s political significance resides in its continuity with our present, finding both ethical moment and critical motivation in a recovery imperative that seeks to continue, reanimate, or complete the political...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 203–226.
Published: 01 June 2018
... because the realist novel has been previously theorized in terms of an expressive self-production thwarted by social alienation or the usurpation of individual agency; overlooked because Hardy criticism has focused on work as a protected category of meaning creation and social continuity. Abstract value...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (1): 75–97.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., Cowper as the preeminent poet of sensibility. The conversational idiom they share, however, holds together even contrasting ideas in unreconciled suspension, and the two poets’ use of that idiom thus accommodates the radical differences in their attitudes. The resulting continuity between their bodies...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 221–243.
Published: 01 June 2008
... with the ancient public sphere proceeds from their common origin in the historically continuous intellectual tradition of European rhetoric. Ancient rhetoric, which also constituted the ancient public sphere, entered into ancient, medieval, and Renaissance rhetorical poetics; this last, transformed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 13–27.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Sun Yifeng Translation has played a critical role in forming the modern Chinese literary canon and continues to stimulate its change and expansion. It is instrumental to the exchange and synthesis of foreign narrative modes and aesthetic paradigms. There are obvious political, cultural...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (3): 341–362.
Published: 01 September 2009
... thought and human identity were continuously and dynamically produced. University of Washington 2009 Thomas DiPiero is professor of French and of visual and cultural studies at the University of Rochester, where he is also senior associate dean of humanities. He is author of Dangerous Truths...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 473–494.
Published: 01 December 2009
... about a disconnection in the present itself. Belonging neither to the past nor to the present, the remnant draws attention to modernity's temporality as that of the time lag: a suspension of connection and continuity that generates a curiously insubstantial existence in the present. Rereading Scott...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 2010
... the category of world literature presupposes authors and translators driven to contribute to the canon of world literature. Walter Benjamin observes that translation endows a literary work with “continued life” or “afterlife,” without which many works of global significance remain “dead” or marginalized...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (3): 329–366.
Published: 01 September 2010
..., intersecting continually the larger narrative of twentieth-century print culture: his self-defining agon with mortality may in fact be traced to a concomitant chronicle of American publishing history. Building on the story “Pigeon Feathers” as exemplum, this essay traces the progress of Updike's engagement...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (3): 373–394.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Clair Wills Irish realism of the 1960s has often been interpreted as a continuation and rejuvenation of the tradition of Irish naturalism, particularly in its concern to undermine the perceived romanticism of revivalist myths in postindependence Ireland. While Irish realist social critique...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 487–504.
Published: 01 December 2012
.... Everything is subject to understanding, via dialogue rather than intuition, and with continued alertness to the unthought within each culture. François Jullien holds the Chaire sur l’Altérité at the Collège d’Études Mondiales, Fondation Maison des Sciences de l’Homme. He is author of thirty books...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (3): 301–319.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Lee Morrissey Abstract Periodized “modernity” unnecessarily polarizes Milton’s reception. His experience of modernity in the seventeenth century confounds the Enlightenment distinctions usually made about modernity. The periodized idea of modernity that continues to shape the study of Milton...