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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (2): 125–147.
Published: 01 June 1994
... empire. Graffigny’s presentation of this event (which she freely transposes two hundred years into the future so that Zilia can arrive in eighteenth- century France) emphasizes how the Inca, with devastating results, translated this moment of chance into a series of ominous continuities...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (3): 379–382.
Published: 01 September 2021
... of Washington 2021 In this ambitious book Pamela L. Cheek analyzes representations of female virtue by women writing in French, Dutch, German, and English and reading, translating, and imitating one another, including Françoise de Graffigny, Germaine de Staël, Isabelle de Zuylen de Charrière, Elisabeth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (4): 525–527.
Published: 01 December 1999
... this question, because in his terms the spirit of the moment was potent enough to suspend class divisions, as he suggests in the chapter on Marivaux (19).In the chapters on de Graffigny and Boucher he seems to argue that the “sense of the moment” was not exclusively or predominantly a male...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (2): 165–190.
Published: 01 June 2022
... . “ Refractions of China in Russia, and of Russia in China: Ideas and Things .” Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient 60 , no. 5 : 549 – 84 . Gates Henry Louis Jr. 2021 . “ Literary Freedom as an Essential Human Right .” New York Times , October 12 . Graffigny...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 105–118.
Published: 01 March 1942
... a complaint with Berryer. It was certainly Marmontel who had the best motive for dissatisfaction. All the articles contained in 1749, except two, are very short and quite innocent; the only items which might conceivably have given offense are a review of Madame de Graffigny’s Lettres d’une...