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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1989) 50 (4): 357–374.
Published: 01 December 1989
...ANYA TAYLOR Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 COLERIDGE ON PERSONS IN DIALOGUE* By ANYATAYLOR Samuel Taylor Coleridge repeatedly differentiates between per- sons and things in his public and private writings. When he cries...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2017) 78 (3): 395–419.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Paradise Lost that puts drama, dialogue, and conversation at the center. In the dramatic Milton, meaning is found in dialogue and conversation, growing out of the noise of debate and conflict. Copyright © 2017 by University of Washington 2017 Paradise Lost Samson Agonistes tragedy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2008) 69 (3): 315–345.
Published: 01 September 2008
... essay argues that the key to the Cornelian model of literary greatness is the degree to which Corneille identifies his own poetic inspiration with his tragic protagonists, and capitally with the first of them, the eponymous heroine of Médée . When set in dialogue with the ventriloquistic absence of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2012) 73 (2): 175–199.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Gavin Douglas in the later translations of Arnaut, Pound’s practice enters into dialogue with broader modernist questions concerning vernacular, regional, or nonstandard usage: what Robert Crawford calls the “provincial” modernist assault on England as cultural and linguistic center of the anglophone...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 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 (1 June 2018) 79 (2): 173–202.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Joseph Luzzi Abstract The dialogue between antimodernist and Romantic elements in the work of the Italian poet Giacomo Leopardi fueled his thinking on the crucial issue of italianità , or “Italian identity.” Leopardi wanted to protect what was unique and enduring in Italian culture, especially its...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2018) 79 (4): 355–372.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Esei Murakishi Abstract In A Dialogue concerning Heresies (1529) and The Confutation of Tyndale’s Answer (1532–33), Thomas More proffers an account of natural language: the writing, speaking collectivity determines the meanings of words, and words picture the contents of the individual...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2014) 75 (3): 385–409.
Published: 01 September 2014
...,” thus unfolds in a provocative dialogue with the Lucretian theory of agency. Setting forth a view of matter’s autonomous and vital properties that flirts dangerously with naturalism, Milton emerges as the uneasy inheritor of an ancient and underground Epicurean tradition that understood motion as a self...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1949) 10 (1): 43–46.
Published: 01 March 1949
...Edward Harvey Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 NOTE ON JULES RENARD AND MARCEL SCHWOB By EDWARDHARVEY In reading Jules Renard’s novels one cannot fail to notice the pre- dominance of dialogue. Not only are narrative passages reduced...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1961) 22 (3): 302–306.
Published: 01 September 1961
...Laurence W. Cor Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 RHYTHMIC LANGUAGE IN THE THEATER By LAURENCEW. COR Several contemporary French critics and theorists maintain that the dialogue of a play should be endowed with a certain rhythmic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1941) 2 (2): 263–278.
Published: 01 June 1941
... Stadtschreiber of Saaz from 1383-1411 and thereafter at least for two years as Stadtsclzreiber of Prager Neustadt. (In 1415 his widow, Dornina Clara, is mentioned in a document concerning the sale of his house.) Der Ackermann aus Bohmen, his work, is a German dialogue between a widower called...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1941) 2 (2): 312–314.
Published: 01 June 1941
.... Translated into English with Introduction, by LANECOOPER. Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1941. Pp. xiv + 200. $2.00. In this second volume of translations from Plato, Lane Cooper has proceeded to the first of the traditional tetralogies for his ma- terial, the dialogues...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1959) 20 (4): 381–383.
Published: 01 December 1959
... Kienbusch discovered a unique copy in 1954, of which the Princeton press issued a limited first facsimile in 1956, including a modernized text by Gerald Bentley. It consists of a dialogue between Piscator, a master angler, and Viator, a novice friend. The dialogue takes place early one,morning on a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2009) 70 (1): 11–18.
Published: 01 March 2009
... his critical project: Meditations on appearance, repetition, bodily texts, temporality, his- tory, and the illusory and elusive workings of power have been at the core of Herbert Blau’s theatre theory for at least four decades. In life- long dialogue with modernism, Shakespeare...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1967) 28 (3): 269–284.
Published: 01 September 1967
... of his works, the most important and extensive of the autobiographical pas- sages being found in ta Male Regle (1406), the Prologue to the Regement of Princes (1412), the Complaint (1422), and the Dialogue with a Friend (1422)? The dates, fairly accurate, have been arrived at through...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1961) 22 (2): 217–218.
Published: 01 June 1961
... reevaluation of single works of literary art.2 Doolittle makes it clear from the outset that he intends to treat the Neveu “as a work of art rather than as a document in the biography of its author and his ideas.. .” (p. 25). By examining the conduct of the dialogue, its setting, its narrator...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1989) 50 (3): 285–287.
Published: 01 September 1989
..., like the modern novel itself, is a product of heteroglossia” (p. 154); he needs “to learn to allow a dialogue between the alien language that surrounds him and his own generative power” (p. 156). Although this assessment will not surprise teachers of A Portrait, it does give a sharply focused...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1941) 2 (2): 318.
Published: 01 June 1941
..., dignified and philosophical ; the author strives . . . to present the actual virtues of good women, refraining from mere adulation.” For this reason, as well as because it is one of the first English imitations of the Platonic dialogue, the book is well worth reprinting. A line-for-line...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1955) 16 (4): 365–367.
Published: 01 December 1955
... absolutely necessary when one deals with Strindberg’s language, which is as emotionally flexible as the mind of its creator. One of the most admirable qualities in Strindberg’s vivid and expressive dialogue consists of his brilliant capacity for characterizing his dramatic figures through...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1955) 16 (4): 379–380.
Published: 01 December 1955
... “dialogue,” like “tension,” is in favor today. Sartre could help the dialogue by striving to understand his adversaries better, and by looking, occa- sionally, through their eyes. Except for these details, the author deserves gratitude for his much needed mise au poiat. Consider the case...