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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (2): 195–219.
Published: 01 June 2019
... the pressure of anticommunism. The 1940s work of Muriel Rukeyser, turning away from an earlier documentary poetics, exemplifies her generation’s concern with the continuity between the Popular Front and World War II rather than a retreat from New Deal reform to patriotic consensus. During this understudied...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 374–375.
Published: 01 September 1947
... and skill. ALPHOKSER. FAVREAU Unirlersity of Michigan The Life and Noziels of Lkon Gozlan: A Rcprcsentative of Literary Cross Cwrents in tlze Generation of Balzac. By MARTHAKATH- ERIKE LODER.Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania, 1943...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (3): 261–275.
Published: 01 September 1977
...Laurence A. Breiner Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 THE GENERATION OF METAPHOR IN THOMAS BROWNE By LAURENCEA. BREINER Thomas Browne has been variously treated as a scientist, a religious writer...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (4): 516–519.
Published: 01 December 1970
...? GERHARDLOOSE University of Rochester A Generation of Spanish Poets, 1920-1336. By C. H. MORRIS.Cambridge: At the University Press, 1969. xii + 302 pp. 70s. C. B. Morris es profesor de Literatura Espafiola en la Universidad de Hull, en Inglaterra. Su libro sobre el grupo de poetas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (4): 432–447.
Published: 01 December 1953
...René Taupin Copyright © 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 THE MYTH OF HAMLET IN FRANCE IN MALLARMC’S GENERATION By RENSTAUPIN MallarmC justifies our speaking of the myth of Hamlet in one sen- tence : “But the latent prince...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (2): 274–278.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Deidre Lynch Lyric Generations: Poetry and the Novel in the Long Eighteenth Century . By G. Gabrielle Starr. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004. x + 298 pp. University of Washington 2006 Reviews Soliciting Darkness: Pindar, Obscurity, and the Classical Tradition...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (2): 215–217.
Published: 01 June 1994
...G. W. Pigman, III David Quint. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1993. x + 433 pp. $49.50 cloth, $16.95 paper. Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 Reviews Epic and Empire: Politics and Generic Formcfim Virgil to Milton. By David Quint. Princeton, N.J...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (3): 297–300.
Published: 01 September 1981
... [ 19761, 414- 17) already confirmed his general agreement on the point in question. :1 See “The Shares of Fletcher and his Collaborators in the Beaumont and Fletcher Canon (VSB,13 (1960), 100-108. English Dramatic Form, 1660-1 760: An Essay an Generic History. By LAURABROWN. New...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (4): 407–428.
Published: 01 December 1985
...Lucy McDiarmid Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 AUDEN’S 193 1 EPITHALAMION AND OTHER GENEROUS HOURS By LUCYMCDIARMID . . . few now applaud a play that ends with warmth and pardon...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (1): 19–47.
Published: 01 March 1986
... of an intellectual imagination. -Torquato Tasso’ FANCY, FAITH, AND GENERATIVE MIMESIS IN PARADISE LOST By JANET LESLIEKNEDLIK We are told...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (1): 105–106.
Published: 01 March 1950
...: The Macmillan Company, 1948. pp. xii -t 316- $4 No student of Chaucer can fail to find something of interest and value in Miss Bowden’s book on the General Prologue to the Corctcrbury Tdes. For the author has summarized, with extensive quotations, the bulk of the historical material which American...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (2): 246–247.
Published: 01 June 1950
..., its copious notes, and glossary. The most recent will gradually make its way into general use as the most adequate textbook for a specialized course on the poetry of Spain. GEORGEW. UMPHREY University of Warhington...
Published: 01 September 2016
Figure 1. In this experimental diagrammatic apotheosis of “context,” relative distance from the center of the diagram indicates estimated specificity or generality of influence. More
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 119–140.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Yomi Braester The essay examines films produced during the Seventeen Years period (1949–66) and suggests that political campaigns may be akin to film genres. Insofar as generic distinctions of theme and style are produced according to the shifting interests of critics and producers, campaigns have...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 499–522.
Published: 01 December 2016
... in the previous generation. Their two most ambitious experiments of this type are The Ruined Cottage and The Rime of the Ancient Mariner , written at the same time while the poets were in constant conversation. These poems have different fates: Wordsworth worries ever after about the abruptness of the original...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (4): 491–525.
Published: 01 December 2020
... intersect. A Study in Scarlet , the novella that introduced Sherlock Holmes, offers the first meditation on distant reading. A split double plot that anticipates generic fissures within crime fiction broadly conceived, A Study in Scarlet creates a data-centric detective intelligence in dialogue with late...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 473–494.
Published: 01 December 2009
... about a disconnection in the present itself. Belonging neither to the past nor to the present, the remnant draws attention to modernity's temporality as that of the time lag: a suspension of connection and continuity that generates a curiously insubstantial existence in the present. Rereading Scott...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 495–525.
Published: 01 December 2009
... of the novel's date of composition, his ostentatious rejection of contemporary genres, and his later self-review of the novel effectively cleared Waverley of contemporary competitors and bolstered its claims to newness. It then turns to Scott's other strategy, that of looking beyond contemporary generic models...
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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 (2012) 73 (1): 69–94.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Matt Eatough Bowen’s Court has most commonly been confronted through methodological paradigms stressing its affinity to traditional Irish generic and historiographical conventions. In contrast, this essay reassesses Anglo-Ireland’s contribution to early twentieth-century literature by rereading...