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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (3): 382–383.
Published: 01 September 1943
... DAVID University of Washington Jacques Cazotte (1719-1 792). By EDWARDPEASE SHAW. Cam- bridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1942. Pp. viii + 136. $1 so. This is a complete and well documented biography of a minor colonial official who suffered the disappointments...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 363–377.
Published: 01 September 1942
...Arnold H. Rowbotham Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 MADAME DE GENLIS AND JEAN-JACQUES ROUSSEAU By ARNOLDH. ROWBOTHAM Madame de Genlis lived through the last years of the Ancien Regime, through the Revolution, the First Empire...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (2): 171–180.
Published: 01 June 1964
.... THE REALISM OF JACQUES RIVIERE By HELEN THOMAS NAUGHTON" Jacques Riviere, literary critic and editor of the postwarNouvelle Revue Frangaise (1919-1925), will be remembered for the severity of his attacks upon literary subjectivity. He believed that the chief...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (4): 283–293.
Published: 01 December 1958
...Ronald Grimsley Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1958 MORALITY AND IMAGINATION IN JACQUES LE FATALISTE By RONALDGRIMSLEY The apparent chaos of Jacques le FataZiste and Diderot’s alleged intention of copying English...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (1): 97–116.
Published: 01 March 2009
... reader to return to the comic texts and unsilence them, to begin to listen to the rage and memory of the preconquered. Jacques Derrida asked if there was “a history of silence,” and exhuming curses and buried rage might begin to unsettle a history of laughter and violent displacement. © 2009...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (4): 407–427.
Published: 01 December 2010
... on which they are printed. Although they use the case in point of paper quite differently, James Beattie, David Hume, Paul de Man, and Jacques Derrida all end up in terrain on which paper shows the connection of high theory to the common sense of material cultural studies. They all demonstrate, in other...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (3): 341–353.
Published: 01 September 2018
...J. Hillis Miller Abstract The authors of the essays on Western theory in China in this issue of MLQ all favor the development of a distinctively Chinese literary theory. Wang Ning focuses on the influence since 1950 of Jean-Paul Sartre, Jacques Derrida, and Alain Badiou. Zhang Jiang more or less...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (3): 249–267.
Published: 01 September 2018
... literature but also on its literary theory and criticism; Jacques Derrida’s deconstructive critical theory has helped form a unique version of Chinese postmodernism; and Alain Badiou’s Maoist passion and his critical reception in China’s cultural and intellectual circles have spurred Chinese intellectuals...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (1): 57–77.
Published: 01 March 2015
...; conversely, literary studies rarely consider empiricist political theory in contexts later than Victorian realism. Wells’s works challenge these conventions by reflecting on the writings of Adam Smith and Jean-Jacques Rousseau. Wells questions the social contract hypothesis that individual interests...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (2): 243–279.
Published: 01 June 2007
... rewriting of the Nights, unmasking Crébillon’s orientalism as sexual prurience. Diderot’s final novel, Jacques the Fatalist (published post­ humously in 1796), returns to the Nights as a source of narrative inspi- ration and philosophical speculation. This novel eschews ethnographic travelogue...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (1): 64–77.
Published: 01 March 1973
... the tempting “cheese,” Marthe, it also marks the end of Marthe’s virginity by precipitating her early marriage to a soldier, Jacques. Had the hero ears to hear, other cloches and sonnettes sound a warning to him throughout of the threatening, cynical, and only at Raymond Radiguet (1952...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (3): 335–339.
Published: 01 September 2019
...Orrin N. C. Wang Reference Khalip Jacques . 2018 . Last Things: Disastrous Form from Kant to Hujar . New York : Fordham University Press . There is thus something incomplete or open-ended about the book’s ending. This is not a bad thing, as that which persists (in space, time...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (2): 291–293.
Published: 01 June 1999
...Diana de Armas Wilson Lezra Jacques. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 1997. vi + 413 pp. $55.00. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Wilson 0 Review 291 Unspeakable Subjects: The Genealogy of the Event in Eurly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (2): 131–145.
Published: 01 June 1973
...~xibmeDialogue of Rotaseati Juge de Jean-Jacques that the musician makes his most poignant expression of self-defense as performer, composer, and theoretician. Deeply conscious of the predestined nature of this cal ing, he declares: ‘J.J. ktoit nC pour la Musique; non pour y payer de sa personne dans...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (3): 520.
Published: 01 September 1941
...Julian Park Tragédie en quatre actes par Billardon de Sauvigny. Editée avec une introduction et des notes par Gilbert Chinard, avec l'assistance de H. M. Barnes, Jr., J. Jacques Demorest, R. K. Kellenberger, E. E. E. Sarot. Princeton University Press, 1941. Pp. v + 75. $3.50. Copyright ©...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (4): 377–379.
Published: 01 December 1955
... of the underground as Malraux, Paulhan, Claude Aveline, Jacques Decour, AndrL. FrCnaud, Pierre Seghers, Jean Tardieu, and Elsa Triolet-this despite their textual and bibliographical representation. Unmentioned in the text proper, though works by them are noted in the bibliography, are the names...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (3): 312–326.
Published: 01 September 1972
.... In the plays of the second category-Le Nouueau Locataire, Dilire it deux, Jacques ou La Soumission, L’Avenir est dans les mu., Rhinoctros, and Victimes du deuoir-the movement is also one of progressive confinement, but the resolution is a burial within. Here too the action, at the point of greatest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 96–107.
Published: 01 March 1951
...-fated love affair between GeneviPve, who is married to a man she despises, and her childhood friend Jacques Bernis, now an airmail pilot. They run away together, find that they have little in common, and separate to go back to their former existences. Soon they both meet death, she from...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (2): 201–224.
Published: 01 June 2015
... to Jacques Lacan than to Karl Marx. Like Lacan, Langland views the subject’s embeddedness in and division by social and political structures as a function of a fundamental ontological split that conditions human being. Further, Piers Plowman exhibits this splitting in forms of repetition...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 107–108.
Published: 01 March 1943
...Jacques Barzun Leo Schrade. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1942. Pp. xi + 271. $3.00. Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 Ira Wade 107 lyzed with a perspicacity not always present in previous scholars who have treated...