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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2014) 75 (2): 279–296.
Published: 01 June 2014
...—across the globe. Angela Dunstan is a postdoctoral research associate at the University of Kent and associate lecturer at Goldsmiths, University of London. Her research considers the relationship between nineteenth-century literary, visual, and celebrity cultures, and she has published in the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2012) 73 (2): 157–174.
Published: 01 June 2012
.... Drawn along a part of the globe that the West regarded as distant, exotic, and racially and culturally inferior, the date line is conveniently ignored in the works of these authors, who transplant what might otherwise be universal anxieties of modernity onto an exotic locale outside the regular view or...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2013) 74 (2): 261–276.
Published: 01 June 2013
... music literature,” it implies that three domains are essential for it: first, creating a literary text; second, setting the text to music; and third, having access to both and enabling the composition to circulate within large networks and groups around the globe. Within this context Schiller’s text and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1957) 18 (4): 303–304.
Published: 01 December 1957
... clearly and at times lightly.2 But it is his reading of the TatZer8 and Spectator which we here remark, and his comments on those two papers from the other “Side the Globe.” On March 1, 1714, from York Fort, Collet wrote his friend the Rev. Mr. Giles Dent the story of his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2007) 68 (2): 137–143.
Published: 01 June 2007
... attention. I wanted the dis- cussion of globalism in MLQ to be as plurilingual and pluricultural as the journal could accommodate. Second, globalism is an age-old phenomenon. Today’s globe may be smaller or flatter (or, in another account, larger and rounder) than in earlier ages, but there have...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1942) 3 (1): 123–125.
Published: 01 March 1942
....” But maps and globes, whether the occasion for decorative 124 Re view.s monsters or trustworthy delineations of the earth’s surface, offered rich satisfactions to the love of novelty. Exotic names of places, strange peoples like the pygmies, umbrella-footed men, men...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2009) 70 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2009
... own powerful talents and leaving behind a rich life in Milwaukee. He remains our oldest colleague in full-time teaching, as beloved of his many students as of the (surely) thousands of friends and acquaintances across the globe, and he outperforms all the rest of us. No name could be less...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1949) 10 (4): 512–516.
Published: 01 December 1949
... “Quen- geleien.” On July 23 Goethe recorded in his diary: “Die Broschure uber die letzte ministerielle Veranderung in England einzeln abge- druckt als Inhalt der verbotenen Stiicke des Globe.” On August 13, five days after Canning’s death at Chiswick,6 Goethe entered in his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1942) 3 (3): 503–504.
Published: 01 September 1942
..., illus. $8.75. E NGLI s H Adams, John C. The Globe Playhouse. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1942. Pp. vii + 419. $5.00. Blanchard, Rae (editor). The Correspondence of Richard Steele. New York: Oxford University Press, 1942. Pp. v + 562...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1967) 28 (3): 383–384.
Published: 01 September 1967
... vogue” in the eighteenth century (p. 11). It is dubious whether there can be a meaning in the suggestion that “an Ibsen play might have been hooted off the stage of the Globe” (p. 92). Lucas’ edition is indeed valuable but certainly not “definitive” (p. 93). Eliot’s plea for the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1942) 3 (4): 547–557.
Published: 01 December 1942
... Yew of the Present State of Ire- land, Globe ed., p. 627, he discusses and discredits the story of the Milesian invasion and refers to Herebus, after whom the Chroni- clers affirm that the land was called Hibernia.8 But Gough’s note, and more recently Miss Henley’s, fail to bring out the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1954) 15 (1): 42–56.
Published: 01 March 1954
...-corn of the founders- of his State was grist to him. In Washington he thrived and 7 Feb. 7, 1873, p. 4, cols. 3-4. 8Feb. 22, 1873, p. 6, col. 3. @42ndCong., 2nd Sess., Appendix to Congressionul Globe, p. 611. 10 National Cyclopedia of American Biography (New York, 1904), XII...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1954) 15 (1): 75–76.
Published: 01 March 1954
... existed in the perfect spheres of the planets, in the sphere of the globe, in the round head of man. This was more than analogy . . . it was truth. God had made all things in the universe, the world, and the body of man as nearly circular as grosser natures would allow.” The roots of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1954) 15 (1): 76–77.
Published: 01 March 1954
... staple circle image for seventeenth-century English poetry. Elizabethan cosmology, Miss Nicolson tells us, was “most often interpreted in terms of the circle-a circle that most Elizabethans actually believed existed in the perfect spheres of the planets, in the sphere of the globe, in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1946) 7 (3): 265–267.
Published: 01 September 1946
... Professor Skeat commented on this passage, he seemed to believe that the Cook was suffering from a serious diction, inasmuch as in his discussion he preferred the definition of “a cancer or gangrene.”2 The later editors of the Globe Edition of Chaucer merely glossed the word as “gangrene,”3 thus...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1948) 9 (1): 106–107.
Published: 01 March 1948
... of the Globe and Blackfriars, “with a mention of Shakespeare as a ‘deserving man.’ ” Or the account books of the Treasurer of the Chamber (pp. 25-26) which name Shakespeare periodically from 1595 to 1613. By searching William Shakespeare: A Study of Facts and Problems and...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2018) 79 (4): 460–462.
Published: 01 December 2018
... literature to Chinese readers (chap. 6). Each of the first four chapters features a Chinese contributor to the genre in question: Feng Zhi, globe-trotting poet, translator, and cultural ambassador; Zhou Libo, translator of Mikhail Sholokhov’s Virgin Soil Upturned and author of The Hurricane , an account...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2019) 80 (2): 227–229.
Published: 01 June 2019
... presence of understudied figures and forms than by their situation next to authors who dominate our thinking about German literature of the period. Also new is the role of digitization in making writings accessible that would have remained buried in libraries or archives across the globe (xiii–ix). In...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1942) 3 (3): 465–467.
Published: 01 September 1942
...- ancy in various parts of the globe. One is disposed, therefore, to welcome Mr. Randall’s investigation, because one would naturally expect to find in French literature a penetrating commentary on this intensely human problem. Mr. Randall divides his study into three parts, grouping...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1955) 16 (3): 278–279.
Published: 01 September 1955
... Relations of Germany and England during the Early Nineteenth Century (Princeton). At that time Professor Matenko was associated with him in the task of collecting the hundreds of still unpublished Tieck letters scattered over half the face of the globe-a task which, with the help of Professor...