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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (3): 423–426.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Jan Sjåvik Henrik Ibsen and the Birth of Modernism: Art, Theater, Philosophy . By Toril Moi. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006. xvi + 396 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Jan Sjåvik is professor of Scandinavian studies at the University of Washington. His recent...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (2): 199–201.
Published: 01 June 1980
...OTTO REINERT HAUGEN EINAR. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1979. ix + 185 pp. $15.00, cloth; $6.95, paper. Copyright © 1980 by Duke University Press 1980 OTTO REINERT 199 Ibsen’s Drama: Author to Audience. By EINARHAUGEN...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (3): 415–417.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... doi 10.1215/00267929-2008-007 Henrik Ibsen and the Birth of Modernism: Art, Theater, Philosophy. By Toril Moi. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006. xvi + 396 pp. Scholars of Ibsen can be divided into two categories, those who regard him chiefly as a literary artist whose oeuvre should...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (3): 418–420.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Spacks Patricia Meyer Spacks, Edgar F. Shannon Professor Emerita at the University of Virginia, is completing a study of eighteenth-century poetry. doi 10.1215/00267929-2008-007 Henrik Ibsen and the Birth of Modernism: Art, Theater, Philosophy. By Toril Moi. Oxford: Oxford University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (3): 421–423.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... doi 10.1215/00267929-2008-007 Henrik Ibsen and the Birth of Modernism: Art, Theater, Philosophy. By Toril Moi. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006. xvi + 396 pp. Scholars of Ibsen can be divided into two categories, those who regard him chiefly as a literary artist whose oeuvre should...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (3): 426–431.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... doi 10.1215/00267929-2008-007 Henrik Ibsen and the Birth of Modernism: Art, Theater, Philosophy. By Toril Moi. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006. xvi + 396 pp. Scholars of Ibsen can be divided into two categories, those who regard him chiefly as a literary artist whose oeuvre should...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (1): 53–63.
Published: 01 March 1970
... of Ibsen’s work as well as the larger theatergoing public. Some of the play’s many in- terpreters have found both the larger question of the play’s over-all meaning and the more specific question of the nature of Hedda’s prob- lems to be insoluble puzzles. Reviews of the first English production...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 45–60.
Published: 01 March 2008
... modernity. Young women left their parents for the freedom of marriage. The sound of the door slamming as Nora leaves her husband and children at the end of Ibsen’s A Doll’s House reverberated in China, though in a different mode. New Woman (or Modern Woman) became a label for the independent woman...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (4): 506–508.
Published: 01 December 1967
...-novelist-dramatist than cru- sading moralist-patriot-publicist, and not Ibsen, is the prototypal Norwegian Dichter: the artist as thinker who leads his people. Ibsen himself gave sanction to the bias when he praised Bj@msonfor making “his life his best poem” and when (perhaps) he wrote his own...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (4): 337–342.
Published: 01 December 1958
... to Hardy appears in Joyce’s first publication, a critique of Ibsen’s When We Dead Awaken that was printed in the Fortnightly Revim.l The essay is clearly an act of hero worship, wildly enthusiastic, but also unusually perceptive for a youth of seventeen. Naturally, any writer who is com...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 March 2008
... of Ibsen. In the early twentieth century the spread of “Ibsen fever” led the influential journal New Youth (Xin qingnian) to publish a special issue on “Ibsenism.” After Lu Xun had initiated a debate on what was to be done after Nora left home, numerous Chinese Noras and “leaving-home plays...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (3): 285–287.
Published: 01 September 1989
... ‘masters,’ such as Ibsen and Flaubert,. but to the mass of public writing that surrounded him” (p. 9). Kershner’s central premise is nicely put: “Stephen, and probably Joyce as well, is something of an aesthetic Antaeus; he weakens if he goes too long without touching the earth” (p. 4). So...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (4): 381–384.
Published: 01 December 1955
... Sigfusar Eymundssonar, 1955. Pp. xiii + 110. $4.00, cloth ; $3.50, paper. Le Gallienne, Eva (translator). Henrik Ibsen: Heddu Gabler. With a Preface and a New Translation. New York: New York University Press, 1955. Pp. 202. $2.50. Le Gallienne, Eva (translator). Henrik Ibsen...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (2): 201–203.
Published: 01 June 1980
..., however, and it would be ungracious to dwell on them. For this is a book by someone who knows Ibsen and his plays well, who long has thought and talked about them, who does so again here both ’sagely and sensi- tively, who cares deeply about them, and who has the skill to communicate both his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 506–508.
Published: 01 December 1944
... a sentence and 1 Indices for Bjghson’s works, based upon 1,095,698 running words, are completed, but not yet published. Ibsen was excluded because most of his vocabulary has already been excerpted by the workers on the Norwegian dictionary in Oslo. Svcrre Arestad...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 581–589.
Published: 01 December 2016
... saturated with moral value, when they knew better. Moretti’s final chapter explores the works of Henrik Ibsen, praising him as the one who dared tell the truth about bourgeois capitalism, and Moretti underlines Ibsen’s accomplishment by contrast to Eliot in Middlemarch . Near her novel’s end, the sleazy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 171–191.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Papers: Selected to Represent the Work of the Society from 1886-1897 , 67 – 83 . New York : Macmillan . Bradford A. H. 1890 . “ Ibsen as an Interpreter of Life .” Independent (New York) , June 12 . Bradford Gamaliel Jr. 1897 . “ The Return of the Druses .” In The Boston...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (4): 425–431.
Published: 01 December 1979
.... Wheeler, Michael. The Art of Allusion in Victorian Fiction. New York: Harper & Row, Barnes & Noble Import Division, 1979. x + 182 pp. $22.50. Wisenthal, J. L. (editor). Shuw and Ibsen: Bernard Shaw’s “The Quintessence of Ibsenism” and Related Writings. Toronto, Buffalo, London: University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 111.
Published: 01 March 1943
... hundred and twenty-six essays dealing with Shakespeare, forty-one on Byron, ten on Emerson, fifty-eight on Victor Hugo, sixty-one on Zola, thirty-three on Cervantes, forty-two on Ibsen, seventy-nine on Tolstoy, forty on Plato, one hundred and nineteen on Virgil, six on Tagore, etc. This broad...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 March 1968
... which are represented in the Autobiography by Rome and Prague, kinships with Vergil in one way and, in other ways, Kafka and Ibsen. This is not a failure of discernment on Hoffman's part; it is, rather, a limitation in the idiom, which, on luckier occasion, helps him to see what he sees. Gain...