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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (1): 77-105.
Published: 01 March 1996
... and Genre in Wyatt, Donne, and Marvell (1994) as well as numerous articles on Renaissance and modern poetry, drama, and fiction. Lowelling and Laureling: Revising Gender and Genre in Robert Lowell’s Day by Day Barbara L. Estrin The man who keeps the Gorgon becomes the Gorgon...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (2): 168-182.
Published: 01 June 1968
...John R. Knott, Jr. Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 THE PASTORAL DAY IN PARADZSE LOST By JOHN R. KNOIT, JR. One o€ the most interesting developments in recent criticism of Paradise Lost has been the emergence of a body of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 149-154.
Published: 01 June 1944
...Dan S. Norton Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 QUEEN ELIZABETH’S “BRYDALE DAY” By DAN S. NORTON Spenser must have wished to perfect the ninth stanza of the Prothalamion, for in it he offers his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 241-244.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Christian Moraru Minor Characters Have Their Day: Genre and the Contemporary Literary Marketplace . By Rosen Jeremy . New York : Columbia University Press , 2016 . x + 265 pp. Copyright © 2018 by University of Washington 2018 Jeremy Rosen’s ambitious, timely, and politically...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (4): 297-308.
Published: 01 December 1989
...THOMAS J. JAMBECK Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 THE “DAY STAR” ALLUSION IN THE SECUNDA PASTORUM By THOMASJ. JAMBECK Some years ago Edgar Schell and Miteal F. Vaughan laid to rest what for many readers of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (4): 481-483.
Published: 01 December 1992
... MOODY University of Washington The Presence of the Present: T@ks of the Day in the Victorian Novel. By RICHARD D. &TICK. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1991. Viii + 854 pp. $45.00. How good to witness a celebration of mimesis, so theoretically incorrect. In response to an...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (2): 263-284.
Published: 01 June 1993
... about de Man for the sake of picking out from among the various modernisms in which we live two important competing pictures of narrative. One of them, de Man’s, is an old-fashioned modernist one. I find a supreme example of the other in Elizabeth Bowen’s novel The Heat of the Day. Published in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (4): 513-534.
Published: 01 December 1993
...Richard Keller Simon Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 Richard Keller Simon he Day of the Locust, Nathanael West’s novel about Hollywood and the movies, is a Hollywood movie in novel form, a complex mon- tage of characters and situations taken from many of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (3): 307-309.
Published: 01 September 1979
...Robert J. Ellrich John Lough. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1978. vi + 435 pp. $36.00. Copyright © 1979 by Duke University Press 1979 REVIEWS Wriler and Public in‘ France: From the Middle Ages to the Present Day. By JOHN LOUCH.Oxford: Clarendon Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (4): 502-503.
Published: 01 December 1946
... remarks probe to the heart of Germany’s present tragedy. A. CLOSS University of Bristol, England Mysteries’ End: An Investigation of the Last Days of the Medieval Stage. By HAROLDC. GARDINER, S. J. New Haven : Yale University Press, 1946. Pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 197-215.
Published: 01 June 2013
... primary factors that resist the prospects of world literature and short-circuit the interconnected synapses of life and the social imaginary. By examining Sara Suleri’s Meatless Days and A. H. Tanpınar’s Five Cities , Seyhan considers how a critical understanding of texts born at geographic peripheries or...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (3): 235-252.
Published: 01 September 1953
...Martin S. Day Copyright © 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 THE INFLUENCE OF MASON’S HEROIC EPISTLE By MARTINS. DAY In the introduction to the collected satires of William Mason in 1805, Almon, the editor, asserted: “It may, without impropriety, be...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (2): 173-193.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Tony Day University of Washington 2007 Tony Day is visiting professor of history at Wesleyan University and visiting research fellow in the Department of History at Yale University. He is author of Fluid Iron: State Formation in Southeast Asia (2002) and editor of Identifying with...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (1): 3-8.
Published: 01 March 1957
...A. Grove Day Copyright © 1957 by Duke University Press 1957 HAWAIIAN ECHOES IN MELVILLE’S MARDI By A. GROVEDAY A surprisingly large number of allusions to the Hawaiian Islands and Hawaiian customs can be found in Herman Melville’s Mar& if we...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (3): 311-334.
Published: 01 September 2019
...Morgan Day Frank Abstract Literary scholars in recent years have endowed institutions with tremendous explanatory power, insisting that these social formations exercise a determining influence on cultural production. The fiction that institutions can impose themselves as coherent subjects on...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 67-93.
Published: 01 March 2013
... debates over literature’s social use, debates that had far-reaching political and national implications. As a corollary, the essay undermines idealized portraits of “oracular” Joyce by showing Ulysses to be firmly a product of the contentions of its day. Far from a source of alienation, didacticism offers...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (4): 291-296.
Published: 01 December 1962
... the equation of time with space in his major allegory of the pilgrimage. This pilgrimage opens up different layers of time, since it may represent one day in the life of a man; this one day may stand for the man’s whole lifetime; the life of a man may represent one day in the history...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 37-40.
Published: 01 March 1961
... “this other day,” “fro day to day,” “yeres two,” “day and nyght,” and “daye The long-time scheme is the less baffling of the two plans. This set 1 A study by Henry W. Sams (“The Dual Time-Scheme in Chaucer’s Troilus,” MLN, LVI [1941], 94-100) centers on the time span of a seasonal...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (4): 307-314.
Published: 01 December 1959
... and that was the fascination for Gene.” Both Mary Heaton Vorse and Dorothy Day present vivid recollections of Eugene O’Neill reciting the whole of Francis Thompson’s “The Hound of Heaven” to “an admiring audi- ence of gangsters and truck drivers” in the Hell Hole. “Gene could recite all...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (4): 603-604.
Published: 01 December 1942
... at least half wrong, for on the Islands Voyage Donne was with Lord Thomas Howard’s squadron, as we may infer from his letter from Plymouth (ca. August 9, 1597), where he says that he has experienced twenty days of very bad weather and “seene ye land of promise spaine whether wee shall...