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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (4): 505–538.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Martin Joseph Ponce © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Martin Joseph Ponce is assistant professor of English at Ohio State University. He is at work on a history of Anglophone Filipino literature. Langston Hughes’s Queer Blues Martin Joseph Ponce ollowing the brief...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 March 2020
...Michael Skansgaard Abstract Previous historical studies of The Weary Blues have focused on the racial symbolism of Langston Hughes’s technique, which (as the consensus goes) authenticates the voice of the persona through its deliberate simplicity. This orthodox view is wrongheaded from the outset...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (4): 495–519.
Published: 01 December 1999
... of the poet. And only poetry can be his resurrection.-Langston Hughes Mr. Shakespeare in Harlem Mr. Theme for English B Preach on kind sir of Death, if it please- -Kevin Young angston Hughes proposes a twofold disguise: he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (4): 651–682.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Anita Patterson © 2000 University of Washington 2000 MLQ 61.4-04Patterson.final 11/13/00 2:08 PM Page 651 Jazz, Realism, and the Modernist Lyric: The Poetry of Langston Hughes Anita Patterson n 1940 Richard Wright, praising Langston...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (3): 271–272.
Published: 01 September 1958
...S. K. Winther Frederick L. Mulhauser. Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1957. Two volumes. Pp. xxiii + 656. $16.80. Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1958 REVIEWS The Correspondence of Arthur Hugh Clough. Edited by FREDERICKL. MUL- HAUSER...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 208–222.
Published: 01 September 1960
...Michael Timko Copyright © 1960 by Duke University Press 1960 THE “TRUE CREED” OF ARTHUR HUGH CLOUGH By MICHAELTIMKO “No doubt the greatest riddle to confront Clough during his life,” writes A. McKinley Terhune. “was that reflected in his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 39–56.
Published: 01 March 1951
...Kingsbury Badger Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 ARTHUR HUGH CLOUGH AS DIPSYCHUS By KINGSBURYBADGER Arthur Clough, Dr. Arnold’s prize pupil at Rugby, came up to Oxford in 1837 with the Balliol scholarship and displayed unques- tionable...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (1): 38–64.
Published: 01 March 1988
... SCULPTING THE SOCIAL LANGUAGES OF HUGH SELWYN MAUBERLEYS “MERE SURFACE” By BRIANG. CARAHER Applications of Mikhail Bakhtin’s ideas to the study of narrative fiction have been ample and illuminating, but his notorious charac- terization of lyric poetry...
Published: 01 September 2015
Figure 1. Langston Hughes and Cedric Dover at Fisk University, November 1947. Courtesy of the Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University More
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 124–126.
Published: 01 March 1943
...Glenn Hughes George C. D. Odell. New York: Columbia University Press, 1942. Pp. xviii + 723; illus. $8.75. Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 124 Reviews I am not a moral relativist, though I cannot convict of logical error any mail who chooses...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (3): 380.
Published: 01 September 1944
...Glenn Hughes Joseph Mersand. Brooklyn: The Modern Chapbooks, 1943. Pp. 45. Fifty cents. Copyright © 1944 by Duke University Press 1944 MODERN LANGUAGE QUARTERLY Edited by EDWARDGODFREV Cox...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (2): 192–195.
Published: 01 June 1987
...Derek Hughes Weber Harold. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1986. x + 253 pp. $27.50. Copyright © 1987 by Duke University Press 1987 192 REVIEWS example, Stein hears the poet’s voice “directing human passion, asser...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (4): 315–336.
Published: 01 December 1982
...Derek Hughes Copyright © 1982 by Duke University Press 1982 THE PLAIN-DEALER A REAPPRAISAL By DEREKHUGHES Of all the perplexing plays that the Restoration has left us, none can be more...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (1): 124.
Published: 01 March 1948
...Glenn Hughes 124 Revicws Dramatic Parody by Marionettes in 18th Century Park By FRANK WHITEMANLINDSAY. New York: King’s Crown Press, 1946. Pp. vi + 185. $3.00, paper. Mr. Lindsay has made a careful survey of a by-path in French dramatic literature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (1): 113–115.
Published: 01 March 1949
...Merritt Y. Hughes Douglas Bush 113 office (among them the collecting of ship-money ) , overseeing his household, fraternizing with high and low, well and sick, merry- making on festal days, bull-baiting, and so on. Drinking, and regrets...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (2): 136–152.
Published: 01 June 1991
...J. G. Hughes Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 MWCOS DE OBREG~NESPINEL‘S CASE FOR A NEW KIND OF “GRAN HISTORIA” By J. G. HUGHES When Vicente Espinel published Marcos de Obregdn in 1618, some six fictional...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (2): 175–199.
Published: 01 June 2012
... world. Pound’s concerns in this respect are read in relation to those of the Irish Samuel Beckett and above all the Scottish Hugh MacDiarmid, in their elaborations of a concept of the vernacular that they both deem “synthetic.” In all cases, translation or multilingualism becomes a central element...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (3): 322–324.
Published: 01 September 1975
...Ralph E. Matlaw Olga R. Hughes. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1974. xv + 192 pp. $9.00 Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 3 22 REVIEWS But then, was Valery “the only one”? It could be argued that his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (2): 281–303.
Published: 01 June 2007
... changed by places, from Euromodernists such as W. B. Yeats, T. S. Eliot, and Mina Loy and Harlem Renaissance poets such as Langston Hughes and Claude McKay, to the postwar American poets Elizabeth Bishop, John Ashbery, and James Merrill (analyzed by Robert von Hallberg and Jeffrey Gray as tourists...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (2): 173–204.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Language,” as not only Spenser but any Elizabethan wrote it, then the poem’s orthography is a historical artifact. But if orthography acts as custodian of the poet’s peculiar intentions—keeper of his “exact Sense”—then it is, precisely, unrepresentative: not Elizabethan but Spenser’s own. Hughes ( 1715 , 1...