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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (2): 218–220.
Published: 01 June 1963
...Karl S. Weimar Karl S. Weimar Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 218 Rm*ews Hsine, ‘Ihe Tragic Satirist. By S. S. PRAWER.Cambridge: At the University Press, 1961. Pp. x + 315. $6.50. Rilke, Europe, and the English-Speaking World...
Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (4): 413–424.
Published: 01 December 1953
...Frank G. Ryder GEORGE TICKNOR AND GOETHE EUROPE AND HARVARD By FRANKG. RYDER In a recent survey of the early years of George Ticknor’s studies and travels I presented evidence for revising, first, our appraisal of this eminent young...
Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (2): 291–293.
Published: 01 June 1999
... Modern Europe. By Jacques Lezra. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 1997. vi + 413 pp. $55.00. “The question of how one begzns to write,” Jacques Lezra observes well into Unspeakable Subjects, is “generously” posed throughout Don Quixote ( 157). The same question arises for any...
Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 118–121.
Published: 01 March 2013
.... His essay “Of Monuments and Moments: Spacetime in Nineteenth-Century Poetry” appeared in the September 1997 issue of MLQ . His website, For Better for Verse, offers an interactive scansion tutorial to all comers: prosody.lib.virginia.edu . Victorian Poetry, Europe, and the Challenge...
Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (1): 88–90.
Published: 01 March 1987
...: A Desniptiue Index to His Diplomatic Manual on Europe. By W. R. STREITBERGER.New York: AMS Press, AMS Studies in the Renaissance, 15, 1986. xiv + 145 pp. Edmond Tyllney, the subject of W. R. Streitberger’s monograph and much previous research, was one of those annoying Elizabethans who...
Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (3): 367–371.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Susanna F. Ferlito Reviews Romantic Europe and the Ghost of Italy. By Joseph Luzzi. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2008. x + 294 pp. Romantic Europe and the Ghost of Italy claims to examine “the metaphors, facts, and fictions about Italy that were born in the Romantic age...
Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 256–259.
Published: 01 June 2011
... theory, and twentieth-century American literature. He is working on two books, one on Montaigne, Shakespeare, and early modern political theory, the other on Jack Kerouac's transcultural poetics. Fictions of Embassy: Literature and Diplomacy in Early Modern Europe . By Hampton Timothy...
Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 542–545.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Patricia Meyer Spacks Patricia Meyer Spacks is Edgar F. Shannon Professor of English Emerita at the University of Virginia. She recently edited Pride and Prejudice: An Annotated Edition (2010) and is author of On Rereading . The Historical Novel in Europe, 1650 - 1950...
Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (1): 108–111.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Louisa Mackenzie The Worldmakers: Global Imagining in Early Modern Europe . By Ramachandran Ayesha . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2015 . 288 pp. Copyright © 2018 by University of Washington 2018 Ayesha Ramachandran’s Worldmakers is a natural fit...
Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (1): 97–99.
Published: 01 March 1980
... is good on architecture and, particularly, on the opera, and his comparisons are neither grandiose nor facile), but also in that he places characteristic art-works-though never simplistically-in the context of the po- litical and social realities of seventeenth-century Europe. He is excellent...
Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (1): 126–130.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Robert D. Hume Theatre of the Book, 1480-1880: Print, Text, and Performance in Europe . By Julie Stone Peters. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. xii+ 494 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Tradition and the Individual Poem: An Inquiry into Anthologies. By Anne...
Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (2): 255–258.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Julie Candler Hayes Ideographia: The Chinese Cipher in Early Modern Europe . By David Porter. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2001. xii + 296 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Ideographia: The Chinese Cipher in Early Modern Europe. By David Porter. Stanford...
Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (1): 81–102.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Timothy Hampton © 2006 University of Washington 2006 Timothy Hampton is professor of comparative literature and French at the University of California, Berkeley. His work focuses on the relationship between literature and political discourse in early modern Europe. He is working...
Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (3): 447–450.
Published: 01 September 2007
...: The Silver Age of Sociocultural Moderation in Europe, 1815-1848 . By Virgil Nemoianu. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2006. xi + 258 pp. Reviews The Grounds of English Literature. By Christopher Cannon. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004. viii + 237 pp. The Grounds of English...
Published: 01 September 2016
Figure 2. Sigma 2015 . Sociocultural lifeworlds (“Sigma Milieus®”) in Europe: “EuroSensor 2015; Total Population: Age 16–75; Big 5 Markets combined” More
Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 141–165.
Published: 01 March 2008
... the concept of postmodernism traveled from the United States to western Europe and Russia, with key roles for American critics such as John Barth, Leslie Fiedler, Ihab Hassan, and Matei Calinescu and, in Europe, writers such as Umberto Eco and the reception of Jorge Luis Borges and Vladimir Nabokov...
Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 505–526.
Published: 01 December 2012
... English examples, for the long-term significance of the cultural debate between Ancients and Moderns across Europe. The Moderns argued for the possibility of historical change in literary standards; the Ancients, for the putatively unchanging models of the Greek and Roman classics. Probably the most...
Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (4): 461–480.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Asha Varadharajan Harold Bloom's idiosyncratic poetic history is a perdurable cultural force with implications for our present, not just for Bloom's. His story of influence, his attention to the cultural and historical imaginary of “Europe,” can thus lend itself to postcolonial contexts equally...
Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 473–494.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Ina Ferris This essay contends that Scott's historical novels respond to the widespread sense of displacement in postrevolutionary Europe by activating and rewriting the figure of the remnant. As remnant tales, his novels are less about the loss of the past or its relationship to the present than...
Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (3): 309–328.
Published: 01 September 2012
... that what might seem conceptual separations (romance/realism or realism/modernism) were complicated by the terms of the colonial cultural and literary relationship itself — by the encounter between forms codified in Europe and the incomplete colonial project. Colonized writers needed an aesthetic ideology...