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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (4): 455–458.
Published: 01 December 1994
...Gordon Braden Colin Burrow. Oxford: Clarendon, 1993. x + 325 pp. $53.00. Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 Reviews Epic Romance: Homer to Milton. By Colin Burrow. Oxford: Clarendon, 1993. x + 325 pp- $53.00. Burrow’s subtitle has an old-fashioned sound, though...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (4): 511–514.
Published: 01 December 1998
...John McGowan Staten Henry. Eros in Mourning: Homer to Lacan . Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995. xvi + 231 pp. $34.95. © 1998 University of Washington 1998 Reviews Eros in Mourning: Homer to Lacan. By Henry Staten. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 103–106.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Jacob Vance Reviews Homer and the Politics of Authority in Renaissance France. By Marc Bizer. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011. ix + 272 pp. In this work Marc Bizer studies Homer’s legacy in European and French Renaissance thought, examining how early modern Catholic and Hugue...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (3): 342–354.
Published: 01 September 1947
...William Frost Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1947 THE RAPE OF THE LOCK AND POPE’S HOMER By WILLIAMFROST In a provocative article on “The Mode of Existence of a Literary Work of Art,” Professor Ren6 Wellek has recently observed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (2): 243–245.
Published: 01 June 2020
... first part analyzes the meaning and theoretical intricacies of Aristotle’s definition of anagnorisis . Wiggins examines the multiple recognition scenes in Homer’s Odyssey to interrogate and complicate Aristotle’s ideas. The second part then adduces pertinent texts from across modern European...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (4): 501–503.
Published: 01 December 1948
... Century. By DONALDM. FOERSTER.New Haven: Yale Uni- versity Press, 1947. Pp. vi + 130. $3.00. This book, a revision of a doctoral dissertation (Yale, 1941), pre- sents a survey of Homeric criticism from the restoration to the end of the eighteenth century. The first two chapters cover rather...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (1): 98–100.
Published: 01 March 1959
... edited. It includes a bibliography, but no index. BERNARDF. HUPP~ Harpur College Stute University of New York Chapman’s Homer. Edited by ALLARDYCENICOLL. Vol. I: The Iliad. Vol. 11: The Odyssey and the Lesser Homerica. New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (3): 371–375.
Published: 01 September 2021
...Stephen Hinds shinds@uw.edu The Experience of Poetry: From Homer’s Listeners to Shakespeare’s Readers . By Derek Attridge . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2019 . xiii + 445 pp. Copyright © 2021 by University of Washington 2021 Derek Attridge’s latest book takes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 427–444.
Published: 01 September 1942
...Joseph Prescott Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 ∗ Submitted August 29, 1940. HOMER’S ODYSSEY AND JOYCE’S ULYSSES” By JOSEPH PRESCQTT In A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, in large measure the log of Joyce‘s early...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (4): 344–359.
Published: 01 December 1955
...Isidore Silver Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 RONSARD’S HOMERIC IMAGERY By ISIDORESILVER When Thetis rises like a mist from the sea in order to console her grieving son, an element of beauty is added to the narrative that could...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (3): 353–356.
Published: 01 September 1966
...Homer Goldberg Alter Robert. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, Harvard Studies in Comparative Literature, No. 26, 1964. xi + 148 pp. $3.75. Copyright © 1966 by Duke University Press 1966 JOAN BENNETT 353 not “read this book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (2): 107–127.
Published: 01 June 2010
... a servant of the monarchy, Du Bellay contests monarchical authority and Ronsardian poetics through a particular reading of Homer: his self-portrayal contrasts with prudent Odysseus, whom Du Bellay's teachers had proposed as a model to the French king and whom the poet claimed ironically to surpass...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (3): 297–328.
Published: 01 September 2010
... it comes to the question of Homer and Virgil. Fundamentally, though, both Arnold and Eliot reach toward a transcendental, even religious, view of the classic. The essay concludes by developing the implications of Eliot's “last poet” and the silencing qualities of the classic hinted at in his address...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 55–80.
Published: 01 March 2021
... with the literary representation of history and his own experience. Cowley’s poetic rethinking of the legacies of Homer, Pindar, the Anacreontea, Vergil, and Claudian parallels his resistance to mimetic treatment of his life and passions. This orientation toward literary history at the expense of representation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 March 2021
...David Wilson-Okamura Abstract Epics modeled on the Odyssey typically include a version of Homer’s Circe episode. Edmund Spenser’s variant, the Bower of Bliss, is unusual for ending in physical violence so pronounced that many readers have taken against its putative hero, Sir Guyon. This essay...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (4): 529–550.
Published: 01 December 2023
... television adaptations of Plato and Homer, this article surveys the extensive and ambivalent record of Richards’s ventures into media production. It details his painstaking efforts to reimagine and remediate the experience of poetry and the act of reading in terms of complex multisensory channels...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (3): 237–246.
Published: 01 September 1955
... complete first draft, heavily revised, in the Homer manuscripts.’ What is possibly most striking in the manuscript is that the conci- sion native to Pope’s published prose as well as poetry is not consist-. ently present. Pope shows here, for example, a mannerism of which his finished...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (4): 513–534.
Published: 01 December 1993
... as Mademoiselle Fifi, ended her strip act that evening bare 5’8 MLQ I December 1993 but naive Homer Simpson comes to the corrupt big city with his much smaller inheritance and falls in love with Faye Greener, a sexy and much harder city woman, who gets him to support...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 106–111.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Homer and the Politics of Authority in Renaissance France. By Marc Bizer. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011. ix + 272 pp. In this work Marc Bizer studies Homer’s legacy in European and French Renaissance thought, examining how early modern Catholic and Hugue- not authors appropriated Homer...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 112–115.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Cassidy Picken Cassidy Picken is a PhD candidate in the Department of English at the University of Chicago. Reviews Homer and the Politics of Authority in Renaissance France. By Marc Bizer. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011. ix + 272 pp. In this work Marc Bizer studies...