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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2004) 65 (2): 323–328.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Claire F. Fox Ambassadors of Culture: The Transamerican Origins of Latino Writing . By Kirsten Silva Gruesz. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2002. 293 pp. © 2004 University of Washington 2004 Claire F. Fox is associate professor of English and codirector of Latin...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2005) 66 (1): 136–142.
Published: 01 March 2005
... yleaf). Elegantly build- ing on, yet moving beyond, the philological groundings of earlier scholars, Chism’s eponymous “revivals” thus gesture toward the historical afterlife of events and trends in narrations that evoke a past long since gone. Set in distant times and culturally, if not in every...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2005) 66 (2): 173–196.
Published: 01 June 2005
... series and is at work on a book titled Hollowed Voices: Reformulations of the Classical Oracle in Eighteenth-Century British Print Culture . Fielding’s Fallen Oracles: Print Culture and the Elusiveness of Common Sense Laura McGrane f all the subjects Henry Fielding considered in his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2005) 66 (2): 266–268.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Lisa Lowe An Absent Presence: Japanese Americans in Postwar American Culture,1945–1960 . By Caroline Chung Simpson. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2001. xi + 234 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Lisa Lowe is professor of comparative literature at the University of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2008) 69 (1): 167–185.
Published: 01 March 2008
... other aspiring female writers eager to explore and expose their sensuality and sexuality. The parading and pandering of female subjectivity via a body politics have become a major literary fad in contemporary mainland China. Popular Culture and Body Politics: Beauty Writers in Contemporary China...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2008) 69 (4): 560–562.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Christopher Matthews Victorian Poetry and the Culture of the Heart . By Kirstie Blair. Oxford: Clarendon, 2006. vi + 273 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Christopher Matthews teaches at Washington and Lee University in Virginia. He has published on Arthur Hugh Clough...
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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 June 2009) 70 (2): 269–272.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Gerald L. Bruns Fiction Sets You Free: Literature, Liberty, and Western Culture . By Russell A. Berman. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 2007. xxi + 238 pp. University of Washington 2009 Gerald L. Bruns is William P. and Hazel B. White Emeritus Professor at the University of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2010) 71 (3): 371–373.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Tamara S. Wagner Portable Property: Victorian Culture on the Move .By John Plotz. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2008. xvii + 268 pp. University of Washington 2010 Reviews Romantic Europe and the Ghost of Italy. By Joseph Luzzi. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2011) 72 (2): 259–262.
Published: 01 June 2011
... New and old Worlds” (Winter 2011), which looks at how the de Bry volumes influenced Europe's view of Asia by seeing the ancient cultures of the latter through the lens of “primitive” civilizations in the New World. The Key of Green: Passion and Perception in Renaissance Culture . By Smith...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2011) 72 (4): 545–548.
Published: 01 December 2011
... the range of “cultural” objects treated and the eclectic freedom of the contributors as they create surprising juxtapositions and violate ana- lytic boundaries. As the oblique, largely unhelpful introduction explains, the book is “a reexamination of the American experience as seen through a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2013) 74 (3): 422–425.
Published: 01 September 2013
... metrical vestiges. He is also coediting, with Jonathan Culler, a collection of essays tentatively titled Critical Rhythm . The Rise and Fall of Meter: Poetry and English National Culture, 1860-1930 . By Martin Meredith . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2012 . 274 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2013) 74 (4): 545–549.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Postcolonial Theory (2009). Trading Places: Colonization and Slavery in Eighteenth-Century French Culture . By Dobie Madeleine . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2010 . xv + 336 pp. © 2013 by University of Washington 2013 References Aravamudan Srinivas . 2012...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2014) 75 (2): 149–170.
Published: 01 June 2014
.... . 1906 . “ The Arts Faculty .” In The University of Toronto and Its Colleges, 1827-1906 , edited by Alexander W. J. , 78 – 99 . Toronto : Librarian, University Library . Alexander and After: Browning Culture, Natural Method, and National Education, 1889 – 1914 Heather Murray...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2014) 75 (2): 171–191.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Pittsburgh. She is author of Reading for Realism: The History of a U.S. Literary Institution, 1850-1910 (1997) and recent essays about literary culture, print culture, and civil society. Her book Literature in the Making: A History of U.S. Literary Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century is forthcoming...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1946) 7 (1): 105–107.
Published: 01 March 1946
... Goethe (1790-1939) :A Contribu- tion to the Study of the Relation of Gerwzan Catholicism to Secular Culture. By WILLIAMJ. MULLOY.Berkeley and Los Angeles : Uni- versity of California Publications in Modern Philology, Vol. XXIV, No. 4, 1944. Pp. viii + 357-457. $1.00. The...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1991) 52 (2): 208–210.
Published: 01 June 1991
... Culture. By MARY J. CAR- RUTHERS. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature, 10, 1990. xiv + 393 pp. $54.50. “And yf that olde bokes were aweye, / Yloren were of remembraunce the keye,” asserts Chaucer’s narrator in the Prologue to The Legend of Good...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1991) 52 (2): 217–221.
Published: 01 June 1991
.... AUSTINBRIGGS Hamilton College Seductions: Studies in Reading and Culture. By JANE MILLER. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1991. 194 pp. $22.95. Telling Tales: The Hysteric’s Seduction in Fiction and Theory. By KATHERINECUM- MINGS. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1992) 53 (4): 465–472.
Published: 01 December 1992
...Mark Edmundson Geoffrey H. Hartman. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1991. 252 pp. $29.95. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 REVIEWS Minor Prophecies: The Literary Essay in the Culture Wars. By GEOFFREY H. HART- UAN...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1992) 53 (2): 250–256.
Published: 01 June 1992
...Edward Pechter Stephen J. Greenblatt. New York: Routledge, Chapman and Hall, 1990. 188 pp. $25.00. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 250 REVIEWS Learning to Curse: Essays in Early Modern Culture. By STEPHENJ...