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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (3): 457–480.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Newtonian England, 1660-1740 (1993), and Dying Planet: Mars and the Anxieties of Ecology from the Canals to Terraformation (forthcoming). He is completing a book on European literature in the Asian-dominated world of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Gulliver and the Japanese: The Limits of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (2): 261–265.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Christopher Hill Text and the City: Essays on Japanese Modernity. By Maeda Ai. Edited by James A. Fujii. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2004. xv + 391 pp.; Transformations of Sensibility: The Phenomenology of Meiji Literature By Kamei Hideo. Edited by Michael Bourdaghs. Ann Arbor: Center for...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (2): 266–268.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Lisa Lowe An Absent Presence: Japanese Americans in Postwar American Culture,1945–1960 . By Caroline Chung Simpson. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2001. xi + 234 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Lisa Lowe is professor of comparative literature at the University of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (4): 545–548.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Dennis Washburn Dennis Washburn is Dartmouth Professor in Japanese Studies at Dartmouth College. His translation of Ooka Shohei's novel, A Wife in Musashino, appeared in 2004. He is currently working on a manuscript tentatively titled Translating Mount Fuji: Autonomy, Authenticity, and the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 616–618.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Jonathan E. Abel Jonathan E. Abel is assistant professor of comparative and Japanese literatures at Pennsylvania State University. He is author of Redacted: The Archives of Censorship in Transwar Japan (2012). Manufacturing Modern Japanese Literature: Publishing, Prizes, and the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (2): 236–237.
Published: 01 June 1997
... Dilemma of the Modern inJapanese Fiction. By Dennis C. Washburn. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1995. xi + 314 pages. $30.00. The title of Washburn’s study implies that it deals with a section of Japanese literature from what historians-and literary historians in their wake- have...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (3): 345–367.
Published: 01 September 2016
... rhetorical elements and uses this model to track the movement of this modernist technique across generic boundaries (from anglophone modernism to more popular genres) and linguistic ones (from English to Japanese). Oscillating between statistical models and moments of close reading, the article shows how a...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (1): 75–105.
Published: 01 March 2011
... unchanged by their movement. The protagonists of the Japanese writer Kosugi Tengai's New Year's Finery and the American Theodore Dreiser's Sister Carrie (both 1900) show Zola's character reduced to a cluster of minimal qualities: performance, mobility, and contagion. Paradoxically, flattening the Nana...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (1): 114–119.
Published: 01 March 1994
... underlie the request for a review of two books, one say on Thomas Mann and another that juxtaposes two writers, Giinter Grass and Hermann Hesse, for instance? While not meant to suggest any equivalences among these writers and the modern Japanese writers considered here, I am faced with just such...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (2): 253–255.
Published: 01 June 2005
... and forms of eighteenth-century lit- erature and culture include Models of Value: Eighteenth-Century Political Economy and the Novel (1996). Text and the City: Essays on Japanese Modernity. By Maeda Ai. Edited by James A. Fujii. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2004. xv + 391 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (2): 255–258.
Published: 01 June 2005
... and forms of eighteenth-century lit- erature and culture include Models of Value: Eighteenth-Century Political Economy and the Novel (1996). Text and the City: Essays on Japanese Modernity. By Maeda Ai. Edited by James A. Fujii. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2004. xv + 391 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (2): 259–261.
Published: 01 June 2005
... and forms of eighteenth-century lit- erature and culture include Models of Value: Eighteenth-Century Political Economy and the Novel (1996). Text and the City: Essays on Japanese Modernity. By Maeda Ai. Edited by James A. Fujii. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2004. xv + 391 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (2): 269–272.
Published: 01 June 2005
... chair of English at the University of North Caro- lina at Chapel Hill. His works on the fi gures and forms of eighteenth-century lit- erature and culture include Models of Value: Eighteenth-Century Political Economy and the Novel (1996). Text and the City: Essays on Japanese Modernity. By Maeda...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (3): 251–261.
Published: 01 September 1957
... facile exercise. Concerned less with effete renderings of color and more with pat- tern and design are those poems either inspired directly by Japanese prints or by Whistler’s interpretations of the Oriental use of color and design. Before examining the poems, however, one must under...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 133–135.
Published: 01 March 2021
... the activities of reportage painters, members of the Society for Creative Aesthetic Education, and artists of Kyūshū-ha (or the Kyūshū Group), so named for the southernmost of the four large Japanese islands, where it was based. While there is significant scholarship on Kyūshū-ha, little is available...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 597–602.
Published: 01 December 2012
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 602–605.
Published: 01 December 2012
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 605–609.
Published: 01 December 2012
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 609–612.
Published: 01 December 2012
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 612–615.
Published: 01 December 2012