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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (4): 467–477.
Published: 01 December 1948
...Walter A. Reichart [Reprinted from Modern Language Quarterly, Vol. 9, No. 4, December, 1948.1 THE GENESIS OF HAUPTMANN’S IPHIGENIA CYCLE By WALTERA. REICHART Throughout his life Hauptmann wrote as he pleased, surprising friends and critics...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (3): 307–320.
Published: 01 September 1949
...Oskar Seidlin Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 1 Public address delivered at the University of Washington within the series of Goethe lectures in the winter and spring, 1949. GOETHE’S “IPHIGENIA” AND THE HUMANE IDEAL1...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (2): 162–180.
Published: 01 June 1980
... Goethe’s Iphigenie auf Tauris (1 779; rev. 1786-87) from Euripides’ Iphigenia among the Taurians (acted ca. 414-412 B.c.) encompass the development of Western thought from its emergence from the womb of mythology to its contemporary forms. The ancient consciousness of mankind before the birth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (4): 455–464.
Published: 01 December 1943
... and Gisippus (1577) ; A Morrall of the marryage of Mynde and Measure (1579); The history of Cipio Africanus (1580) ; and A storie of Pompey (lSSlFour of these plays, those concerned with Iphigenia, Alcmaeon, Scipio Africanus, and Pompey, were clearly of classical derivation. Mind and Measure...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (3): 349–376.
Published: 01 September 2003
... destinado a los ojos de las polillas y a las manos amarillentas del tiempo que se sienta a leer en el fondo de las viejas gavetas. . . . Indiscreta y piadosa, antes de lanzar mi diario a todos los juicios lo retocó con esmero. [The supposed author of that new Iphigenia...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1990) 51 (1): 5–24.
Published: 01 March 1990
... to that formal point, often called the epilogue, falling at the’ end of the unravelling, the point after the death or defeat of the antagonist (as in the Agamemnon, Choephori, Medea, Alcestis, The Eumenides, Iphigenia Among the Tauri, The Suppliants, and both Sophocles’ and Euripides’ Electra...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (4): 513–514.
Published: 01 December 1943
... offerings are tallied and dismissed with the summary epithet “Damn’d.” The items of gossip interspersed amidst these judgments are diverting : the case of the dramatist mulcted by the players and door-keepers of Drury Lane, the duel between the Iphigenia plays of Charles Boyer and of John Dennis...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (4): 445–448.
Published: 01 December 2018
... does when he defines the tragic mold of Agamemnon by the intelligibility of his decision to sacrifice Iphigenia for the lives of his soldiers. Such external intelligibility does not account for the actions of tragic characters like Desdemona and Othello, Pyramus and Thisbe, Orpheus and Eurydice...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (3): 209–226.
Published: 01 September 1989
... in various ways that the Trojans have erred in choosing mere outward beauty, symbolized by Helen, over true inward beauty: Iphigenia puts the Greek case in mythological terms: Pallas stands sacred in Troy, but Pn'amus and his Sonnes looke at her Speare, not at her booke: they find in her...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (2): 229–233.
Published: 01 June 1997
... imaginative stimuli. From Greco-Roman times, when the painter Timanthes depicted Agamemnon with his cloak covering his face at the sacrifice of Iphigenia, because the full agony was inexpressible, artists also relied on viewers’ imaginative acts to let them bypass...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (3): 351–355.
Published: 01 September 1997
... raging genius into the disciplined balance of German classicism embodied in the dramas Iphigenia in Tauris and Torquato Tasso. They, together with the finest dramas of Goethe’s friend Friedrich Schiller, constitute the high point of the German tradition, shortly to be polluted by the romantics...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (1): 25–52.
Published: 01 March 2018
... that it is in fact multifariously overdetermined, and so more or less false. The intriguing point is that the genre arises in competition with the evidentiary procedures that would prove such relations false. 9 Euripides gives us two versions, Iphigenia in Aulis , where the girl dies, and Iphigenia...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Scientifique . Sébillet Thomas . 1950 . “ Preface to Euripides’ Iphigenia .” In Critical Prefaces of the French Renaissance , edited by Weinberg Bernard , 141 – 44 . Evanston, IL : Northwestern University Press . Seneca Lucius Annaeus . 1917 . Ad Lucilium epistulae morales...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (3): 273–284.
Published: 01 September 1959
... of harmony, as both Fried- rich and Schelling testify (I, 657-59; 11, 577). Caroline herself recognized a serene lightness (“heitere Helle”) as the true element of her nature (II,26). The catastrophes of her life did not change her, and like a modern Iphigenia she could say, denk, ich sey...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (3): 231–243.
Published: 01 September 1958
... an allusion to criminals who wish to wash off their guilt. Thus I am led to believe that in “this warm life-blood” the pro- noun this represents the first person (“my”) and means the warm blood of the Nymph who would wish to redeem (a new Iphigenia, as LeComte has seen) the spilt blood...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (4): 355–376.
Published: 01 December 2001
... to the ancients: “How comes it then that we hear nothing from him of the Oedipus, the Electra, the Antigone of Sophocles, of the Iphigenia’s, the Orestes, the Medea, the Hecuba of Euripides?”26 The Player’s speech became a critical focal point throughout the century as critics...