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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (3): 380.
Published: 01 September 1944
...-1930). [ Georges Lemuitre] 36 1 Philip A. Wadsworth. The Novels of Gomberville. A Critical Study of Polexandre and Cythkrke. [Marc Denkinger] . 362 Leo Kirschenbaum. Enrique Gaspar and the Social Drama in Spain. [William E. Wilson] 364 B. J. Whiting, et al. The College Survey...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (1): 3–21.
Published: 01 March 1984
... of the playwright’s work and overturn the traditional ideal of drama as a clarifying mirror of men and their relation to their world. The citizens create as well as destroy, but their idea of a good play is almost as appalling-aesthetically and morally-as their be- havior. They will tolerate only...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (4): 453–456.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Barbara Fuchs Adulterous Alliances: Home, State, and History in Early Modern European Drama and Painting . By Richard Helgerson. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000. 238 pp. © 2001 University of Washington 2001 MLQ 62.4 09 Reviews 10/24/01 5:54 PM Page 453...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (3): 388–391.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Geraldo U. de Sousa From Playhouse to Printing House: Drama and Authorship in Early Modern England . By Douglas A. Brooks. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press,2000. xviii + 293 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews How Milton Works. By Stanley Fish. Cambridge, Mass...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (4): 495–498.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Richard Helgerson Staging Domesticity: Household Work and English Identity in Early Modern Drama . By Wendy Wall. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. xiii + 292 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Staging Domesticity: Household Work and English Identity...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 616–618.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Sara E. Melzer Orientalism in French Classical Drama . By Michèle Longino. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002. xii + 274 pp. © 2004 University of Washington 2004 Sara E. Melzer is professor of French and Francophone studies at the University of California, Los Angeles...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (2): 242–243.
Published: 01 June 1943
...T. W. Baldwin Paul S. Clarkson and Clyde T. Warren. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins Press, 1942. Pp. xxvii + 346. $3.50. © 1943 University of Washington 1943 242 Reviews The Law of Property in Shakespeare and the Elizabethan Drama. By PAULS. CLARKSONznd...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (1): 67–96.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Julie Stone Peters This essay attempts to offer a thick history of the turn-of-the-century ritual idea while identifying its relationship to a nexus of formations crucial to ideas about drama and to a variety of performance practices in the twentieth century. In the 1890s works on myth and ritual...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (2): 253–255.
Published: 01 June 2005
...John D. Lyons Indiscernible Counterparts: The Invention of the Text in French Classical Drama . By Christopher Braider. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003. 387 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 John D. Lyons is Commonwealth Professor of French...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 45–60.
Published: 01 March 2008
..., philosophical, and cultural legacies of Chinese modernity. This essay explores the relationship of women to Chinese modernity through a close reading of canonical texts from modern Chinese drama. The transformations of women in Chinese spoken plays during the first half of the twentieth century reflect...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (2): 217–219.
Published: 01 June 1994
... is rarely straightfor- ward. Challenging even when he does not fully persuade, einthas written a wonderful book, a model of the integration of literary and political his- tory. G. W. Pigman 111, California Institute of Technology Rhetoric and the Origins of Medieual Drama...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (2): 223–225.
Published: 01 June 1994
... serve as a spur to others in the expanding field of cultural studies who will want to reckon with this book. Robert S. Knapp, Reed College Mock Kings in Medieual Society and Renaissance Drama. By Sandra Billington. Oxford: Clarendon, 1991. xii + 287 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (1): 120–122.
Published: 01 March 1944
... disagreement as assent, their range is such that most students of the Renaissance will find the book a desirable addition to their libraries. ERNESTA. STRATHMANN Pomona College The Wars of Cyrus. An Early Classical Narrative Drama of the Child Actors...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (3): 364.
Published: 01 September 1944
... Drama in Spain. By LEOKIRSCHEN- BAUM. Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Pub- lications in Modern Philology, Volume 25, Number 4, 1944. Pp. viii + 317-424. Enrique Gaspar (1842-1902) is either completely ignored or given but passing mention in most histories...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (2): 242–244.
Published: 01 June 1946
.... Volume IIJ. devoted to critical commentary, will be perhaps the chief result of this author’s long continued study of Torres Naharro. We all eagerly await it. GEORGETYLER NORTHUP La Jolla, California Sunset: A History of Parisian Drama in the Last...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (2): 250–251.
Published: 01 June 1946
... nights. Nor do the editors quite seem to realize the importance of what they have established. Surely it is clear that once we realize that The Cenci is not a closet drama, but a stage play, the criteria for judging it change. It is no longer to be considered along with such obviously...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (4): 500.
Published: 01 December 1947
... + 443. $4.00. An Introdzdon to Stuart Drntnu conipletes a trilogy begun iri 1P27 with An Zntrodurfion to the Rcnding of Shakespeare, and con- tinued in 1933 with An Introduction to Tudor Drama. In this last voltline of the series, Frederick S. Boas presents a short review of theatrical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (3): 328–330.
Published: 01 September 1974
.... GEORGEMONTEIRO Brown Uniuersity Bernard Shaw and the Art of Drama. By CHARLESA. BERST.Urbana, Chi- cago, London: University of Illinois Press, 1973. xx + 343 pp. $10.95. The Wuy Things Work was the title of a best-selling book several years back. Charles Berst’s new book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (4): 420–423.
Published: 01 December 1974
... into an application in the broader study of literary his- tory, criticism, and theory which is the discipline of this essay. ALAN1:. NAGEL University of Iowa The Theater and the Dream: From Metaphor to Form in Renaissance Drama...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (3): 239–260.
Published: 01 September 1975
...John C. Coldewey Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 THE LAST RISE AND FINAL DEMISE OF ESSEX TOWN DRAMA By JOHN C. COLDEWEY Cause and effect are often difficult to distinguish. Such is the dilem- ma...