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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (2): 269–292.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Michael Harrawood © 2004 University of Washington 2004 Michael Harrawood is assistant professor of English and comparative literature at the Wilkes Honors College of Florida Atlantic University. Shakespeare in the Caribbean: The Morant Bay Massacre, Jamaica, 1865 Michael...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (3): 305–331.
Published: 01 September 2015
... over McKay’s memories of his childhood and of his native Jamaica, Dover failed to uphold not only the most rudimentary principles of scholarship but his own best intentions. East Indian, West Indian offers a distinctive vantage on the history of “world literature” and on the challenge of reconciling...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 127–132.
Published: 01 March 2021
... in Jamaica (1828), Arundell: The Adventures of a Creole (1838), and Emmanuel Appadocca; or, Blighted Life (1854) by the University of the West Indies Press and Macmillan (the Caribbean Classics Series) finally lay the groundwork for more comprehensive literary histories of the Anglophone Caribbean (e.g...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 401–405.
Published: 01 September 1942
.... 74. This work first appeared in 1793. 4Hiistory of Iamaica (Londotl, 1774), TI, p. 474. Wylie Sypher 403 Indeed, so dangerous were the Koromantins that the French planters refused to buy them.s Long says of the Jamaica rebellions: “all...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (2): 181–196.
Published: 01 June 1996
..., Guadaloupe, and Haiti; “Papiamentu,” the Creole language of Castil- ian and Portuguese lexicon spoken in the Dutch Caribbean; and the English Creole spoken in Barbados, Jamaica, Trinidad, Tobago, and elsewhere.5 Cliff refers to this last variety in her text. The daughter of an affluent family...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (3): 295–317.
Published: 01 September 1991
...- ognizably past, whose purity is itself facetiously exaggerated. Further, the free trade victory of the sugar acts of the 1840s exacer- bated the virtual collapse of the economy in sugar colonies such as Jamaica, already reeling from the effects of the abolition of slavery in 1834. Rather than...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (1): 109–110.
Published: 01 March 1952
... new during these years. Damrosch was making a valiant fight for German music and Paderewski was creating a sensation by his playing. Count- less other activities, from the continuous vaudeville of Procter’s to the temper- ance lectures in Jamaica, give evidence of the New Yorker’s desire...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (1): 110–111.
Published: 01 March 1952
... for German music and Paderewski was creating a sensation by his playing. Count- less other activities, from the continuous vaudeville of Procter’s to the temper- ance lectures in Jamaica, give evidence of the New Yorker’s desire for entertainment and edification. Lovers of the stage know how...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (1): 123–128.
Published: 01 March 1971
.... $18.50. Hauck, Richard Boyd. A Cheerfuf Nihilism: Conjidence and “TheAbsurd” in Amer- ican Humorous Fiction. Rloomington and 1,ondon: Indiana University Press, 197 1. xiv + 269 pp. $9.50. Higgins, John A. F. Scott Fitzgerald: A Study of the Stories. Jamaica, N.Y.: St. John’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (3): 297–319.
Published: 01 September 1994
... still flourishing and an epidemic of insurgency spread from New Zealand to Jamaica.14 Throughout the 1860s the empire appeared on the brink of disinte- gration, held precariously together by force. A new, dark vision of India emerged, defined by racialist...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (4): 487–509.
Published: 01 December 2014
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (4): 425–452.
Published: 01 December 2001
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (4): 553–566.
Published: 01 December 2020
... , Hanssen Beatrice , and Walkowitz Rebecca , 29 – 46 . New York : Routledge . Harrison Sheri-Marie . 2014 . Jamaica’s Difficult Subjects: Negotiating Sovereignty in Anglophone Caribbean Literature and Criticism . Columbus : Ohio State University Press . Jackson Jeanne-Marie...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 475–489.
Published: 01 December 1949
... in the sort of Blue Boy costume which he wore when he sang the Arne showpiece But his voice changed, and his uncle emigrated to Jamaica, and he was obliged to support himself for a while by teaching the pianoforte. When his voice returned at sixteen, he was sent...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (1): 7–28.
Published: 01 March 2004
..., and Sexuality in the Colonial Context [New York: Routledge, 1995], 358 – 59, cited and discussed in Betty Joseph, “Gendering Time in Globalization: The Belat- edness of the Other Woman and Jamaica Kincaid’s Lucy,” in Tulsa Studies in Women’s Literature 21 [2002]: 71). Ferguson Feminism in Time...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (1): 41–63.
Published: 01 March 2016
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (1): 40–61.
Published: 01 March 1965
... and elegant types” in his printing house at Monmouth, New Jersey, or on his sloop, entering the harbor of Jamaica as Captain Freneau. A rescuing job of a different kind was Robert E. Spiller’s Fenimore Cooper, Critic of His Times (1931). Cooper’s impressive reputation, at home and abroad...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 171–195.
Published: 01 June 2013
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 217–237.
Published: 01 June 2013
... translated and transformed, to Jamaica, Curaçao, Suriname, and the United States. One traditional story told by US slaves features Brer Rabbit, who scholars argue emerges from a Cherokee oral tradition (Brennan 2003). Yet when Brer Rabbit is commanded to meet Aunt Nancy, a frightening spider whose...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (3): 293–317.
Published: 01 September 2011