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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (4): 491–514.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Donal Harris Abstract T. S. Eliot’s extraordinary popularity in the United States during the late 1940s and the 1950s rests in part on how mass-market magazines like Time and Life reinterpreted his poetry from the 1920s as transparent, realistic, and, most strikingly, American. These magazines...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 81–117.
Published: 01 March 2021
..., Jarrell’s underestimated and enduring creative debt to T. S. Eliot by reconstructing, for the first time, a book-length essay that he planned to write about Eliot but abandoned. The article shows that Jarrell regarded Eliot’s work as the result of a psychological struggle with “obsessional neurosis...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (4): 534–536.
Published: 01 December 1999
...Sydney Janet Kaplan Goldie David. Oxford: Clarendon, 1998 x + 214 pp. $65.00. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 534 MLQ I December iggg A Critical Dijjierence: T S. Eliot and John Middleton Murry in English Literary Crit...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (1): 123–126.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Barbara M. Benedict The Anthology and the Rise of the Novel: From Richardson to George Eliot . By Leah Price. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. vii +224 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews Unrequited Conquests: Love and Empire in the Colonial Americas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (4): 473–494.
Published: 01 December 2003
...David Rosen © 2003 University of Washington 2003 David Rosen is assistant professor of English at Trinity College. He is completing a book on modern poetry and plain language. T. S. Eliot and the Lost Youth of Modern Poetry David Rosen There she was (my Lolita hopelessly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (3): 297–328.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Marius Hentea This essay explores the conceptions of the classic, and of literary value more generally, in T. S. Eliot's “What Is a Classic?” and Matthew Arnold's “Study of Poetry.” Eliot's address heavily depends on Arnold's study, but there are significant points of difference, especially when...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 225–252.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Charles Altieri This essay asks how T. S. Eliot's dissertation work on F. H. Bradley influenced changes in his poetry: negatively from the self-consciousness attitudinizing of Laforguian analysis and positively to what a Bradleyan sense of “degrees of reality” might be said to sponsor. Bradley...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 581–589.
Published: 01 December 2016
... was taken in by the English, despite Williams’s own later insistence on characterizing himself as a Welsh European. Neither Jameson nor Moretti has made his divergence over Eliot grounds for controversy, but the challenge is clear. They cannot both be right, and this antinomy of current Marxist criticism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (2): 268–271.
Published: 01 June 2016
...J. Hillis Miller Spirit Becomes Matter: The Brontës, George Eliot, Nietzsche . By Staten Henry . Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press , 2014 . ix + 189 pp. Copyright © 2016 by University of Washington 2016 This highly original and important book demonstrates that Victorian...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (4): 400–402.
Published: 01 December 1976
... T. S. Eliot: The Pattern in the Carpet. By ELISABETHW. SCHNEIDER.Berke- ley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1975. x + 226 pp. $6 10.00. Ever since the appearance of Ash-Wednesday, nearly ha!f a century ago, critics have sought to define the essential unity...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (3): 328–330.
Published: 01 September 1971
... dissertations have turned into important or, at least, interesting books, but Henry Auster’s study of regionalism in George Eliot’s early fiction -despite some intelligent readings of particular novels-succumbs to the genre. Its two major defects are characteristic: first, it has what comes across...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (1): 108–111.
Published: 01 March 1973
... better, if ever done at all. JOHN SUTHERLAND Uniuersity College, London Architects of the Sey George Eliot, D. H. Lawrence, and E. M. Forster. By CALVINBEDIENT. Berkeley, Los Angeles, Loridon: University of California Press, 1972...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (1): 151–154.
Published: 01 March 1969
... of Fielding and of his age. MARTINC. BATTESTIN University of Virginia George Eliot: A Biography. By GORDONS. HAICHT.New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1968. xvi + 616 pp. $12.50. On the face of it, this is a wonderfully objective...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (3): 426–431.
Published: 01 September 1965
...David J. DeLaura Copyright © 1965 by Duke University Press 1965 PATER AND ELIOT THE ORIGIN OF THE “OBJECTIVE CORRELATIVE” By DAVIDJ. DELAURA Conjectures have been made concerning possible sources for T S. Eliot’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (1): 86–91.
Published: 01 March 1966
...W. J. Harvey Copyright © 1966 by Duke University Press 1966 1 U. C. Knoepflmacher. Religious Humanism and the Victorian Novel: George Eliot, Walter Pater, and Samuel Butler. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1965. vii + 315 pp. $6.50; 52s. Bernard J. Paris. Experiments in Life...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (3): 289–291.
Published: 01 September 1959
...John A. Huzzard Maria Tosello. Le Fonte Italiane della Romola di George Eliot . Torino: G. Giappichelli, 1956. Pp. 141. © 1959 University of Washington 1959 Robert Louis Peters 289 Symons, the neglected but seminal symbolist critic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 87–89.
Published: 01 March 1961
... in Charles Williams, C. S. Lewis, and T. S. Eliot. By CHARLESMOORMAN. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, Perspectives in Criticism No. 5, 1960. Pp. ix + 163. $3.50. Charles Moorman’s study is a recognition not only of revolutionary trends in modern Arthurian...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 505–506.
Published: 01 December 1950
... a misreading of “cicala” for “creator.” KENNETHNEILL CAMERON Indium University George Eliot: Her Mind and Her Art. By JOAN BENNETT.Cambridge: At the University Press; New York: Macmillan Company, 1948. Pp. xvi + 203. $3.00. An engagingly modest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 137–139.
Published: 01 March 1942
.... CLARKEMERY Indiana University George Eliot and John Chapman: with Chapman’s Diaries. By GOFWNS. HAIGHT.New Haven, Connecticut : Yale University Press, 1940. Pp. xi + 261. $2.75. The chief function of this biographical sketch, together with the editing of John Chapman’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (1): 104–106.
Published: 01 March 1980
... but there can be no doubt of her excellence as scholar, critic, and writer. FK.INKPxr I. BOWM,IN University of Pennsylvania Geurge Eliot ctnd flie Visiiul ABy Hr (,H &’I I k hitt K New Haven and L~)ndon: Yale University Press, 1979. xiii...