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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (4): 460–462.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Richard King Socialist Cosmopolitanism: The Chinese Literary Universe, 1945–1965 . By Nicolai Volland . New York : Columbia University Press , 2017 . 304 pp . Copyright © 2018 by University of Washington 2018 Chinese cosmopolitanism has been the topic of two recent...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (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 (2013) 74 (1): 118–121.
Published: 01 March 2013
... of 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 (2015) 76 (3): 305–331.
Published: 01 September 2015
... to 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 (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...
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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 (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 (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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (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 Jewish...
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Modern Language Quarterly (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 (2012) 73 (4): 505–526.
Published: 01 December 2012
... an 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 (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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (4): 541–575.
Published: 01 December 2014
... the 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 (2020) 81 (3): 380–383.
Published: 01 September 2020
... under a shared rubric—one that sanctions and sustains what he calls “literary cosmopolitanism” (9). Brown Romanticism creates “a field in which the colonial poet could contest taste as part of a transnational dialogue among peers” (11). It welcomes a diversity of voices into cosmopolitan conversation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 547–572.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., and as soundly; strong is the temptation to acclaim it as a super-yeoman, who carries his country’s virtue overseas. But the Imperialist is not what he thinks or seems. He is a destroyer. He prepares the way for cosmopolitanism, and though his ambitions may be fulfilled, the earth that he inherits will be grey...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Poetry, Europe, and the Challenge of Cosmopolitanism. MLQ  December 2011 By Christopher M. Keirstead. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2011.  Performing a New France xii + 276 pp. In his first book Christopher M. Keirstead emerges as a seasoned scholar...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 121–125.
Published: 01 March 2013
... of Cosmopolitanism. MLQ  December 2011 By Christopher M. Keirstead. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2011.  Performing a New France xii + 276 pp. In his first book Christopher M. Keirstead emerges as a seasoned scholar and traveled citizen of the world of nineteenth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 126–129.
Published: 01 March 2013
... of Cosmopolitanism. MLQ  December 2011 By Christopher M. Keirstead. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2011.  Performing a New France xii + 276 pp. In his first book Christopher M. Keirstead emerges as a seasoned scholar and traveled citizen of the world of nineteenth...