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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1996) 57 (2): 197–211.
Published: 01 June 1996
... great success in Europe from the moment it appeared was that it broadly manipulated European themes to erect a framework of famil- iarity for its learned readers in the Old World. The text was written in two parts: part 1 is the history of life under Incan rule; part 2 describes the first...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1943) 4 (4): 433–436.
Published: 01 December 1943
... pour marquer les kquinoxes et les solstices.” Garcilasso gives information on these aspects of Incan civilization. At another time Zamore says : “Je vis tomber l’empire o~ rkgnaient mes ancctres.” Alzire speaks of “le redoutable empire des enfants du Soleil.” These references suggest...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1996) 57 (2): 119–127.
Published: 01 June 1996
... nations. Such speculations about the concerns and directions of the field will follow from reading this far-ranging collection of historically detailed essays. They range from concentrating on Incan architecture to Chicano and Nuyorican habitats, from turn-of-thecentury Argen- tine...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2001) 62 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 March 2001
... cultural survival. Not unlike the Incan and Aztec codices, early Mexican American literature in Spanish abounds in commentaries on the unintelligible language and culture of los amer- icanos, not to mention oral texts that praise more overt forms of resis...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1994) 55 (2): 125–147.
Published: 01 June 1994
...- dence led to some fatal “mistranslations”of the Spaniards’ irruption into the Incan order: an ancient oracle had announced that men unlike any they had ever seen before would invade their empire and destroy their religion; astrologers had detected three sinister circles around the moon; and...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2003) 64 (1): 71–96.
Published: 01 March 2003
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2001) 62 (4): 425–452.
Published: 01 December 2001
... and continuity. The same is true in their divers ways of Mayan or Incan calendars, for example, no less than of ancient Greek calculations by Olympiad (after earlier mythical calendars recording divine genealogies, also by no means unique) or ancient Roman...
Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2007) 68 (4): 493–516.
Published: 01 December 2007