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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (1): 157–180.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Frances Ferguson © 2000 University of Washington 2000 MLQ 61.1-08Ferguson.ak 6/1/00 2:30 PM Page 157 Jane Austen, Emma, and the Impact of Form Frances Ferguson ne of the criticisms leveled at formalist criticism is that it claims...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (4): 459–486.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Sarah Wilson This essay traces the ideas underlying Jane Addams’s theory of cosmopolitanism from a variety of her early works. In these works Addams meditates on the generosity of industrial-era laborers to imagine relations of social responsibility that extend beyond familiar ties; she appreciates...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (2): 253–256.
Published: 01 June 2021
...Tamara S. Wagner TSWagner@ntu.edu.sg The Lost Books of Jane Austen . By Janine Barchas . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press , 2019 . xv + 284 pp. Copyright © 2021 by University of Washington 2021 The Lost Books of Jane Austen is, first of all, a beautiful...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (4): 461–480.
Published: 01 December 2022
... of contemporary devotional readings centered on Jane Austen’s oeuvre, it asks how literary criticism might productively read the long-standing entanglement of Austen studies with practices typically dismissed as problematically cultic, religious, or spiritually syncretic. In response to this, the essay places...
Published: 01 December 2022
Figure 1. Jane Austen Secular Saint Candle. Photograph courtesy of the Unemployed Philosopher’s Guild. More
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (1): 31–35.
Published: 01 March 1947
...Helen Andrews Kahin Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1947 JANE ANGER AND JOHN LYLY By HELENANDREWS KAHIN In the last half of the sixteenth century most English authors had learned to recognize the importance of their feminine readers...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (1): 89–91.
Published: 01 March 1975
...? PAULDELANY Simon Fraser University Some Words of Jane Austen. By S’IIJAKI- M. TAVE.Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1973. xii + 287 pp. $9.95. Stuart Tave’s Some Words of Jane Austen is an important addition to criti- cism of her novels, for it develops...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (3): 281–289.
Published: 01 September 1976
...Avrom Fleishman Copyright © 1976 by Duke University Press 1976 THE STATE OF THE ART RECENT JANE AUSTEN CRITICISM’ By AVROMFLEISHMAN Without excessive fanfare, the Jane Austen community has gathered its forces...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (4): 480–482.
Published: 01 December 1966
... in the centre of human experience” (p. 117). ISAnl.:I, c. h1ACCAFI:KF.Y Bryn Mawr College Jane Aitstcn: The Six Novels. By TV. A. CKXIE;.New t’ork: B:irIic\ k Noble, 1965. 210 pp. $6.00. i$T. A. Craik sets out to “reveal more clearly...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (1): 36–48.
Published: 01 March 1959
...Grace J. Calder Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1959 ERASMUS A. DARWIN, FRIEND OF THOMAS AND JANE CARLYLE By GRACEJ. CALDER In a group of twelve unpublished letters to Mrs. Hensleigh Wedg- wood, Erasmus Alvey Darwin (1804-1881...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (3): 236–247.
Published: 01 September 1961
...Alfred Schwarz Copyright © 1961 by Duke University Press 1961 AN EXAMPLE OF EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY PATHETIC TRAGEDY: ROWE’S JANE SHORE By ALFREDSCHWARZ When Nicholas Rowe first came to the stage, in 1700, he stood vir- tually alone...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (3): 227–238.
Published: 01 September 1952
...Phillip Shaw Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 SIR THOMAS WYAT AND THE SCENARIO OF LADY JANE By PHILLIPSHAW The view that the extant play, The Famous History of Sir Thomas Wyut (1607) ,I is a shortened version...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (4): 423–453.
Published: 01 December 1991
...Paul Schacht Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 JANE EYRE AND THE HISTORY OF SELF-RESPECT By PAUL SCHACHT The more solitary, the more friendless, the more unsustained I am, the more I will respect myself...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (1): 77–98.
Published: 01 March 1995
..., and the formation of the middle class. She is working on a history of middlebrow culture in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century England, provisionally titled “Popular Novel Reading, Sexuality, and the Nation.” Jane EF, the Woman Writer, and the History of Experience Anita Levy Elizabeth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 139–141.
Published: 01 March 1942
.... JOHN W. DODD~ Stanford University The Brontes’ Web of Childhood. By FANNIEELIZABETH RATCH- FORD. With illustrations. Kew York : Columbia University Press, 1941. Pp. xx + 293. $3.50. The Complete Poems of Emily Jane Bronte. Edited from the Man- uscripts by C. W...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (1): 23–38.
Published: 01 March 1983
...Claudia L. Johnson Copyright © 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 THE “OPERATIONS OF TIME, AND THE CHANGES OF THE HUMAN MIND” JANE AUSTEN AND DR. JOHNSON AGAIN...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (4): 350–372.
Published: 01 December 1984
...Lance Bertelsen Copyright © 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 ∗ My thanks to the Yale Center for British Art and the National Humanities Center for generous support during the writing of this essay. JANE AUSTEN’S MINIATURES PAINTING, DRAWING...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (2): 108–129.
Published: 01 June 1986
...-no! a real love, a love which has flesh and blood. . . . -Ludwig Feuerbach’ CHARLOTTE BRONTE’S “TALE HALF-TOLD” THE DISRUPTION OF NARRATIVE STRUCTURE IN JANE EYRE...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (4): 453–477.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Regina Janes An exercise in rereading, “Revisiting Garc'a Márquez among the Bananas” takes up the case of bananas in One Hundred Years of Solitude to explore the representation, subversion, and prolepsis of literature of memory, literature of witness. A historical episode represented by the novel...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (1): 53–80.
Published: 01 March 2018
... on a desire to regain access to things in themselves—or, in a more recent idiom, to what Quentin Meillassoux calls “the great outdoors ” and Jane Bennett calls “the out-side .” This story does not stand up to scrutiny. A reexamination of Percy Bysshe Shelley’s poetry and philosophy reveals that he...