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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2007) 68 (2): 137–143.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Marshall Brown University of Washington 2007 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Globalism or Globalization? Marshall Brown f the ten special issues of Modern Language Quarterly that I have...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2008) 69 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Wang Ning Rethinking Modern Chinese Literature in a Global Context Wang Ning lthough Chinese and Western comparatists know that modern AChinese literature is an integral part of world literature, its study has been confined mainly to sinological circles.1 Whereas Western...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2008) 69 (1): 97–118.
Published: 01 March 2008
... (1934) and Dr. Wen (1936–37) question the viability of global cultural membership. For Lao She, cultural hotchpotch—as suggested by Salman Rushdie—is not an option. These novellas dramatize the dialectic between the global and the local at a crossroads of Chinese nationalism and Western imperialism. Lao...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2008) 69 (4): 563–567.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Martha Banta Beautiful Democracy: Aesthetics and Anarchy in a Global Era . By Russ Castronovo. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007. xiii + 287 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Martha Banta is former editor of PMLA and past president of the American Studies...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2010) 71 (4): 492–495.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Gary Handwerk Sense of Place and Sense of Planet: The Environmental Imagination of the Global .By Ursula K. Heise. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. viii + 250 pp. University of Washington 2010 Reviews Murder by Accident: Medieval Theater, Modern Media, Critical Intentions...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2013) 74 (2): 171–195.
Published: 01 June 2013
... References Apter Emily . 2001 . “ On Translation in a Global Market .” Public Culture 13 , no. 1 : 1 – 12 . doi:10.1215/08992363-13-1-1 . Casanova Pascale . 2005 . The World Republic of Letters , translated by DeBevoise M. B. . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2013) 74 (4): 554–555.
Published: 01 December 2013
... directions of “transnational” American studies today. The Global Remapping of American Literature . By Giles Paul . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2011 . xi + 325 pp. © 2013 by University of Washington 2013 Reference Gillman Susan Gruesz Kirsten Silva...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2014) 75 (2): 279–296.
Published: 01 June 2014
... British Art Journal, Burlington Magazine, 19: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Long Nineteenth Century , and several edited collections, including William Morris and the Art of Everyday Life (2010). She is engaged in a book-length study of nineteenth-century literary societies and global communities of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2018) 79 (1): 108–111.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Descartes’s views; her own clearheaded contribution lies in showing how the audacity of Descartes’s worldmaking has led followers to understand his thought as dethroning the divine. The Worldmakers: Global Imagining in Early Modern Europe . By Ramachandran Ayesha . Chicago : University of Chicago...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2018) 79 (2): 173–202.
Published: 01 June 2018
... in my title) and on European commercial modernity (our link to the global ) in the “Palinodia al marchese Gino Capponi” (“Recantation for Marchese Gino Capponi,” 1834–35) as I explore how Leopardi’s views in these texts connect to his powerful defense of the social function of poetry. More broadly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2007) 68 (2): 305–329.
Published: 01 June 2007
... prestigious nongovernmental award in the Arab world. Engaging Globalization in Modern Arabic Literature: Appropriation and Resistance Muhsin J. al-Musawi here is much to support the premise that the discourse of neocolo- Tnial globalization subsumes and transcends many disciplinary reg...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2007) 68 (2): 331–343.
Published: 01 June 2007
..., and he is finishing a manuscript on illness and globalization. His book The Flash of Capital: Film and Geopolitics in Japan appeared in 2002. Anti-anti: Utopia, Globalization, Jameson Eric Cazdyn redric Jameson’s most recent book, Archaeologies of the Future, is Fmany things: a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2008) 69 (1): 187–194.
Published: 01 March 2008
... include On Literature (2002), Literature as Conduct: Speech Acts in Henry James (2005), and The J. Hillis Miller Reader (2005). Reading (about) Modern Chinese Literature in a Time of Globalization J. Hillis Miller hy should I (or any American or European, for that matter) Wwant...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2012) 73 (2): 201–235.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Lauren M. E. Goodlad This essay connects the television series Mad Men to Anthony Trollope’s Prime Minister and Gustave Flaubert’s Madame Bovary . All are serialized narratives of capitalist globalization in which motifs of exile articulate the experience of breached sovereignty in a modern world...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2012) 73 (3): 289–308.
Published: 01 September 2012
... second claim involves periodization and uneven development. The events that produced the 1968 social explosions in the global North are bound up with the earlier liberation movements of the global South. Thus the global South’s 1968, partially reflected in these novels, offers a perspective on the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2009) 70 (1): 67–96.
Published: 01 March 2009
... in comparative religion posed a challenge to the dominant linear and evolutionary historiography of the human, at the same time placing the global primitive at the center of the idea of culture. Advocating a utilitarian theory of art (challenging the Kantian autotelic definition), the period's...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2008) 69 (4): 481–507.
Published: 01 December 2008
... analyzing literary influence. The Picture of Dorian Gray is the test case for such adaptations. I examine two forms of influence: local allusion and global revision of thematic and narrative structures. The psychology of memory for language provides tools for distinguishing among allusions by stressing the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2013) 74 (2): 293–306.
Published: 01 June 2013
... literature as differential idiom, an integral part of a heterogeneous corpus in contestation; and (3) world literature as unitary and universal concept projected globally from particular sites of discourse. Each aspect has had a degree of epochal primacy in literary history. All three aspects seem to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2016) 77 (3): 345–367.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Hoyt Long; Richard Jean So Abstract This article uses computational modeling and large-scale pattern detection to develop a theory of global textual transmission as a process of turbulent flow. Specifically, it models stream-of-consciousness narration as a discrete set of linguistic features and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2016) 77 (4): 547–572.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., deforestation) are perceived; nostalgia for a pastoral past is honestly felt but recognized as impractical; devastation on a national, imperial, and even global scale is foretold; and hope for the earth’s future comes in a form largely symbolic or mythical—as vision more than prediction. Forster’s awareness of...