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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (4): 477–504.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Damian Love © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Damian Love recently completed a DPhil on Samuel Beckett at Saint Anne's College, Oxford. He has also published articles on Old and Middle English literature. Doing Him into the Eye: Samuel Beckett’s Rimbaud Damian Love...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (2): 310–313.
Published: 01 June 2008
... such as heroic drama and histories of state provide a bird’s-eye view of the family and the state and instruct readers about the interpenetration of the private and the public. Arguing also for the feminocentrism of oriental genres, Ballaster extends the thesis of her first book,Seductive Forms...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (4): 487–509.
Published: 01 December 1995
...: Foucault, Lyotard, Derrida (1987) and French Literary Fascism: Nationalism, Anti-Semitism, and the Ideology of Culture (1995). The Enlightenment of the French Eye: The Limits of Intellectual History and the Master Narrative of Vision David Carroll l~ownmst~;VYS: ‘l’hu...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (2): 166–176.
Published: 01 June 1975
...Enoch Brater Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 THE THINKING EYE IN BECKETT’S FILM By ENOCHI~RATER Samuel Beckett’s twenty-two-minute “comic and unreal” Film,’ pre- sentirig Buster Keaton in his last performarice on screen...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (2): 192–194.
Published: 01 June 1981
...Michael Murrin L. MONTGOMERY ROBERT. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1979. vii + 235 pp. $14.00. Copyright © 1981 by Duke University Press 1981 REVIEWS The Reader’s Eye: Studies in Didactic Literary Theory from Dante...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (2): 194–197.
Published: 01 June 1986
..., and will no doubt generate further interest in the Vulgate Cycle and romance in general. SAKDKAIHLE: University of WZSconsin, Madison Shakespeare’s Perjured Eye: The Invention qf Poetic SubjPctivity in the Sonnets. By JOEL-FINEMAN. Berkeley...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (1): 74–78.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Srinivas Aravamudan Under Western Eyes: India from Milton to Macaulay . By Balachandra Rajan. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1999. 267 pp. © 2001 University of Washington 2001 MLQ 62.1-05 Reviews 2/9/01 2:08 PM Page 71 Reviews Tropicopolitans...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (1): 115–116.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Suzanne Conklin Akbari Babylon under Western Eyes: A Study of Allusion and Myth . By Scheil Andrew . Toronto : University of Toronto Press , 2016 . xvi + 343 pp. Copyright © 2018 by University of Washington 2018 This wide-ranging monograph centers on the idea of Babylon...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (3): 388–390.
Published: 01 September 1995
...Susan Jeffords Klein Marcus. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1994. xi + 216 pp. $40.00 cloth, $17.95 paper. Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 388 MLQ I September 1995 Easterns, Westerns, and Private Eyes: American...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (1): 147–161.
Published: 01 March 2009
... on the eye, and because sheet music assumes a certain level of literacy and luxury, this reliance on the eye encouraged blackface's growth as a middle-class phenomenon. © 2009 by University of Washington 2009 Daniel H. Foster is assistant professor of theater studies at Duke University. His book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (1): 117–131.
Published: 01 March 2009
.... Shakespeare's Winter's Tale and Herbert Blau's most Shakespearean essay, “The Makeup of Memory in the Winter of Our Discontent” from The Eye of Prey , elucidate the form and function of surrogation by their reliance on doubles. A venerable tactic of dramatists and producers throughout theatrical history...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (2): 175–196.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Liran Razinsky This essay examines Jonathan Littell's novel The Kindly Ones ( Les bienveillantes ) as a project of bearing witness. It turns a critical eye on the role played by the poetics of excess and transgression, on the novel's historical aspects (dates, events, and other details...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (2): 113–139.
Published: 01 June 2019
... they are read with an eye to authorial mediation. Further, conceptualizing authors as mediators proves a better framework for writing the history of authorship, as it clarifies synchronic tensions and diachronic developments that unfolded within this frame. It also reveals that the modern ideal of authorial...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (1): 27–51.
Published: 01 March 2023
... developments with a wary eye, a young C. S. Lewis was increasingly skeptical of both the “extinction panic” that gripped his contemporaries and the utilitarian and environmentally exploitative imagination of planetary conquest they championed. In response Lewis penned Out of the Silent Planet (1938), a novel...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (1): 13–40.
Published: 01 March 2016
... reading by generic recognition, a reading of poetry as a form of cognition emerges among later critics like I. A. Richards, who illustrates how a line from Robert Browning is read in the mind’s eye, as if in the present tense. But Browning was already doing a version of historical poetics, in writing “Pan...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (1): 20–28.
Published: 01 March 1962
.... Milton’s Samson knows it: Since light so necessary is to life, And almost life itself, if it be true That light is in the soul, She all in every part; why was the sight To such a tender ball as th’ eye confin’d?f...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (2): 167–196.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Time (New York: Walker, 1995). McHugh ❙ A Poet’s Wordsworth 171 smaller timepieces: ultimately, a watch works fine to keep an eye on home. This keeping an eye on home was more than sentimentally or logophiliacally attractive: from the cartographic standpoint, simply...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (1): 30–36.
Published: 01 March 1972
... out the Fate Of humane Off-springs from the Skies, What mean these Infants which of late Spring from the Starrs of Chlora’s Eyes? 11. Her Eyes confus’d...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 247–257.
Published: 01 September 1955
... each Had wondrous, as with Starrs thir bodies all And Wings were set with Eyes, with Eyes the Wheels Of Beril, and careering Fires between ; Over thir heads a chrystal Firmament, Whereon a Saphir Throne, inlaid with pure...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (2): 135–154.
Published: 01 June 1979
... denouement follows. Qne notices not just the occurrence of this dramatic strategy, in which every scene depends on someone watching someone else, em- ploying one’s eyes and ears in the evaluation of another’s behavior, but the compounding of it, the nesting boxes of espial12 in which the audi...