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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2008) 69 (4): 572–577.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Bruce Robbins Enlightenment in the Colony: The Jewish Question and the Crisis of Postcolonial Culture. By Aamir R. Mufti. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007. xiii + 325 pp.; Guru English: South Asian Religion in a Cosmopolitan Language. By Srinivas Aravamudan. Princeton, NJ...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2012) 73 (1): 108–112.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Michal Peled Ginsburg Michal Peled Ginsburg is professor of French and comparative literature at Northwestern University. Her areas of research are nineteenth-century French literature and culture, the nineteenth-century French and British novel, and narrative theory. In the area of Jewish...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1998) 59 (1): 121–124.
Published: 01 March 1998
... Way con- structed to entice Jews to his college at Standsted, near Chichester, where Keats attended its inauguration in January 18 ig and caught a cold. Way, but not his (Jewish) star-studded chapel, makes a brief appearance in Ragussis’s Modern Language Quarterly 59:1, March 1998.01998...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2001) 62 (1): 78–80.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Jonathan M. Hess The “Jewish Question” in German Literature,1749–1939: Emancipation and Its Discontents . By Ritchie Robertson. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. x + 534 pp. © 2001 University of Washington 2001 MLQ 62.1-05 Reviews 2/9/01 2:08 PM Page 71 Reviews...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1942) 3 (3): 465–467.
Published: 01 September 1942
... The Jewish Character in the French Novel 1870-1914. By EARLE STANLEYRANDALL. Evanston, Illinois : Privately published. 1941. Pp. x + 213. $2.00. The problem of the Jew in a Gentile world seems perennial, but the past ten years have presented the question with renewed poign...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2012) 73 (2): 201–235.
Published: 01 June 2012
... capitalist and imperial unfolding through the recurrence of Judaized otherness and virtualized Jewishness. Don Draper is a virtual Jew in whom the minority subject’s aberrant particularity and the majority subject’s universalist status collide, but serial forms like montage synchronize Don’s virtual...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2011) 72 (4): 493–520.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Jewish Studies and the Department of English at Vanderbilt University. She is author of Diasporic Modernisms: Hebrew and Yiddish Literature in the Twentieth Century (2011). She is working on a manuscript tentatively titled The Gender of Jewish Modernity . I would like to thank Jessica Burstein...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1948) 9 (3): 378–379.
Published: 01 September 1948
...Günther Keil Solomon Liptzin. Philadelphia: The Jewish Publication Society of America, 1944. Pp. viii + 298. $3.00. Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 378 Reviews Germany’s Stepchildren. By SOLOMONLIPTZIN. Philadelphia : The Jewish Publication...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1954) 15 (4): 359–365.
Published: 01 December 1954
...’ anthology The Kafka Problem lists a number of Kafka short stories dealing with Jewish topics but does not include “A Report” among them. Some of the other contributors to the anthology discuss “A Report” without, however, making mention of its specific Jewish connotation.’ Max Brod, Kafka’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1974) 35 (3): 231–245.
Published: 01 September 1974
... Shakespeare’s ap- parent lapse in tolerance. After all, they will ask, how could a poet not of an age but for all time create such a narrow, inhumane, Jewish vil- lain? In spite of the efforts of many astute critics, no Moses will appear to lead the modern reader or theatergoer to that promised...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2002) 63 (4): 501–536.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Barbara Mann © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Barbara Mann is assistant professor of Hebrew literature and Jewish studies at Princeton University. Portions of a book in progress titled A Place in History: Modernism, Tel Aviv, and the Creation of Jewish Urban Space have appeared in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1975) 36 (1): 91–93.
Published: 01 March 1975
... descendant of medieval German, hf iron’s analysis of the igno- 92 REVIEWS rant hostility of Jewish Maskilim (“enlighteners”) toward the language is the best 1 have read. He reminds us.that Yiddish was actually without its proper name until...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1998) 59 (2): 273–275.
Published: 01 June 1998
... then addresses the Jewish critics and art historians (Aby Warburg, Erwin Panofsky, Edgar Wind, Fritz Saxl, and Walter Benjamin) who in turn revise Burckhardt’s version of German Protestant historiography. Warburg’s emphasis on iconography, Lupton argues, offers an implicit resistance to the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1969) 30 (2): 234–247.
Published: 01 June 1969
... integrity as an artist-in short, to create out of diverse traditions a genuine Yiddish literature-there may be more parallels to the experience of American Jewish authors than appear at first glance. The publication of Mendele’s Dos Kleine Menshele (The Parasite) in 1864 is generally regarded...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2001) 62 (1): 71–74.
Published: 01 March 2001
... intelligence, points in more constructive direc- tions, provided that it is defended against all forms of nationalist resur- gence. Srinivas Aravamudan, Duke University The “Jewish Question” in German Literature, 1749–1939...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2001) 62 (1): 74–78.
Published: 01 March 2001
... intelligence, points in more constructive direc- tions, provided that it is defended against all forms of nationalist resur- gence. Srinivas Aravamudan, Duke University The “Jewish Question” in German Literature, 1749–1939...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2001) 62 (1): 81–82.
Published: 01 March 2001
... intelligence, points in more constructive direc- tions, provided that it is defended against all forms of nationalist resur- gence. Srinivas Aravamudan, Duke University The “Jewish Question” in German Literature, 1749–1939...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1977) 38 (2): 123–131.
Published: 01 June 1977
... parallels with parts of it, strongly supports such a reading. An interpretation of this episode as concerned with God’s Word in Old Testament Jewish history is also supported by the location of the episode within Book 1. Canto 6 immediately precedes that canto in which Arthur makes his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1984) 45 (3): 263–286.
Published: 01 September 1984
... the financier They insist, however, that Pound never attacked all Jews, only a few reprehensible bank- ers who happened to be Jewish. In either case anti-Semitism has no important relation to the meaning of Pound’s text or to his major cultural, religious, and social values. An honest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2012) 73 (1): 95–98.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Inventing the Israelite: Jewish Fiction in Nineteenth- Century France. By Maurice Samuels. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2010. ix + 323 pp. Maurice Samuels’s book examines for the rst time the literary production of...