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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2008) 69 (1): 97–118.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Alexander C. Y. Huang Modern Chinese fiction dealing with cultural others can be taken as a lens through which to reread the cosmopolitan theory. At stake in the debate between communitarianism and liberalism are the viability of single cultural membership and its validity. Lao She's Self-Sacrifice...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2013) 74 (1): 118–121.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Cosmopolitanism . By Keirstead Christopher M. . Columbus : Ohio State University Press , 2011 . xii + 276 pp. © 2013 by University of Washington 2013 Reviews Chance and the Eighteenth-­Century Novel: Realism, Probability, Magic. By Jesse Molesworth. Cambridge: Cambridge University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2015) 76 (3): 305–331.
Published: 01 September 2015
... color world literature by crafting a transnational literary canon grounded in the idea of colored solidarity and explicitly opposed to racism and imperialism. His commitment to colored cosmopolitanism led him, however, to a stale ventriloquism that was itself a form of colonization. Claiming dominion...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2014) 75 (3): 449–453.
Published: 01 September 2014
...: Reading, Neural Science, and the Form of Victorian Fiction (2007). His current project is a study of the chapter from the editorial practices of early Christianity to the modern novel. Formative Fictions: Nationalism, Cosmopolitanism, and the Bildungsroman . By Boes Tobias . Ithaca, NY...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2018) 79 (4): 460–462.
Published: 01 December 2018
... the People Love (2013). Volland’s contribution demonstrates the international dimension of Chinese culture, in particular the profound influence of the Soviet Union, in this pivotal period. Socialist Cosmopolitanism: The Chinese Literary Universe, 1945–1965 . By Nicolai Volland . New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2008) 69 (4): 572–577.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Bruce Robbins Enlightenment in the Colony: The Jewish Question and the Crisis of Postcolonial Culture. By Aamir R. Mufti. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007. xiii + 325 pp.; Guru English: South Asian Religion in a Cosmopolitan Language. By Srinivas Aravamudan. Princeton, NJ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2010) 71 (4): 429–451.
Published: 01 December 2010
...John Funchion In The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1900), L. Frank Baum imagines Dorothy's nostalgia for Kansas as a desire that compels her to develop a cosmopolitan ethics only as a means of returning home. But this psychic fantasy of cosmopolitan nostalgia inevitably compromises her engagement with...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2014) 75 (4): 459–486.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Sarah Wilson This essay traces the ideas underlying Jane Addams’s theory of cosmopolitanism from a variety of her early works. In these works Addams meditates on the generosity of industrial-era laborers to imagine relations of social responsibility that extend beyond familiar ties; she appreciates...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 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 (1 March 1940) 1 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 March 1940
... that he will not forego the privilege of treating the more attractive aspect of the subject as well. LAWRENCEM. PRICE University of California in Berkeley Frederick Henry Hedge: A Cosmopolitan Scholar. By 0. W. LONG. Portland, Me. : The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2011) 72 (4): 493–520.
Published: 01 December 2011
... to literary texts illuminates how minor language modernist writing contains a self-awareness that not only addresses a cosmopolitan audience but also preserves the contingent and shifting parameters of local linguistic communities. Allison Schachter is assistant professor in the Program in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2012) 73 (1): 69–94.
Published: 01 March 2012
... transnational position, the first conceiving of the Protestant Ascendancy as neofeudal landlords who transform Irish labor into capitalist wealth, the second characterizing the Anglo-Irish as a cosmopolitan class of professional managers. By regarding these socioeconomic roles as affective dispositions between...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2012) 73 (4): 505–526.
Published: 01 December 2012
... account of national literature that was cosmopolitan in scope rather than narrowly chauvinistic. Kevin Pask is associate professor of English at Concordia University, Montreal. He is author of The Emergence of the English Author: Scripting the Life of the Poet in Early Modern England (1996). His...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2013) 74 (2): 197–215.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Azade Seyhan This essay investigates what differentiates the idea and practice of world literature(s) from those of national literatures, exile literature, and transnational or cosmopolitan literature. It identifies provincialism, Europolitanism, and the separation of literature and history as the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2014) 75 (4): 541–575.
Published: 01 December 2014
... expression of Spain’s substate national identities less belligerent as they advanced by other means the technocratic and timidly cosmopolitan mind-set that informed Franco’s later administrations. The present essay explores the differential and dissenting sensibilities of key authors who during the period...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1946) 7 (4): 507.
Published: 01 December 1946
...Evan K. Gibson Evan K. Gibsorz 507 Jonathan Smit: A List of Critical Studies Published from 1895 to 1945. By LOUISA. LANDAand JAMES EDWARDTOBIN. New York : Cosmopolitan Science and Art Service Co., Inc., 1945. Pp. 62. $1.25. The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1946) 7 (4): 501.
Published: 01 December 1946
... Switzer- land, the fertile soil for cosmopolitan ideas and relationships : “Nie wird es allein auf politischen Wege und durch Weltorganisation moglich sein, einen Frieden ZLI sichern, in dem die menschliche Kultur sich hoher und hoher zu entwickeln vermag. Ohne den Geist...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1994) 55 (3): 326–329.
Published: 01 September 1994
...- interest in professional work, but his counterexample of Gayatri Spivak intends to suggest that-“choosing one’s metaphor carefully”- there is a necessary “quantity of cultural capital without which a critic cannot embark on his or her critical enterprise” (207). Spivak’s “cosmopolitanism” doesn’t...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2016) 77 (4): 547–572.
Published: 01 December 2016
... way for cosmopolitanism, and though his ambitions may be fulfilled, the earth that he inherits will be grey. (258) This passage encapsulates the novel’s environmental vision, moving between romanticized ideas of Nature and Edwardian cosmopolitanism, recognizing the pull of the traditional...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1953) 14 (2): 228.
Published: 01 June 1953
... to One World or at least to a United Europe, the cosmopolitan from Ferney is more alive than ever. , HENNINCFENCER New York City FORGED “SMOLLETT” LETTER To the Editor of Modern Language Quarterly Sir...