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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (2): 143–173.
Published: 01 June 2016
... multiple lived, experienced, or relivable realities. Whoever is open to a polylogical reception of the literatures of the world can perceive and experience how life knowledge transforms into lived knowledge and how knowledge for survival turns into knowledge for living together. However, literature can...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (3): 264–267.
Published: 01 September 1952
... overtones which in his age enriched it, though in our time they may be lost. To read sensitively, we need knowledge of the tradition in which an author wrote and of those assumptions, con- scious or unconscious, which were a living part of that tradition, but which, perhaps, to the modern...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (2): 201–225.
Published: 01 June 1997
... not know: not out of ignorance, but because this non-object, this non-present present, this being-there of an absent or departed one no longer belongs to knowledge. At least no longer to that which one thinks one knows by the name of knowledge. One does not know if it is living or if it is dead...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (1): 75–78.
Published: 01 March 1986
... with his knowledge of their inward fears, and in this role he became more like a master blackmailer on the intellectual scene than a physician helping his patients throw off their own psychical blackmailers” (p. 374). The cumulative effect of these pas- sages is to make us wonderjust what blackmail...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (3): 343–363.
Published: 01 September 2002
... 355 “anything in the constituted body of knowledge that is not translatable in this way will be abandoned” (4). Galatea 2.2 figures this emerging dominance of culture and expe- rience by technology-ready information architecturally. Compared to the lively center, the English building seems...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (3): 279–297.
Published: 01 September 1992
... genuinely affected, if not infected, by skeptical examining of knowledge, so that the lives of the participants in the skeptical world were severely changed and their values and pur- poses questioned. For the next two centuries, many different attempts would be made to overcome the basic doubts...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (3): 300–303.
Published: 01 September 1981
...- chological complexity and social scope essential to the representation of bourgeois ideology. ROBERTD. Hum Pennsylvania State Uniuersity Acts of Knowledge: Pope’s Later Poems. By FREDRICV. BOGEL.Lewisburg, Pa.: Bucknell University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (1): 65–74.
Published: 01 March 1962
... innate ability than any other living creature to recognize the existence of the Will, and thus he has a chance to deny it: “the rest of nature has to expect its salvation from man who is at the same time priest and sacrifice’’ (I, 381).5 Seen in such a light, each human being becomes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (4): 331–346.
Published: 01 December 1981
... a partial refutation of the portraits of both the youth and the dotard, adolescens or iuvenis and senectus or decrepitas. Chew pinpointed the problem of bringing together the source studies and the critical analyses when he noted perceptively that Shakespeare must have had some knowledge...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (1): 155–164.
Published: 01 March 1993
... completed texts are involved, including the novel Maun'ce and a collection of gay short sto- ries that remained unpublished until after his death in 1970. Both writers address their texts to readers who will live after their own lives end. What demands do such appeals make? And what responsibilities...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (4): 427–442.
Published: 01 December 2022
... traditions, which get their leverage from a distinction between illusion and reality, struggle with such in-between spaces. However, this is the space in which literary studies lives, and acknowledging that may help us decide why literature is a compelling and disturbing maker of religious sense. cjager...
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Modern Language Quarterly 11060519.
Published: 12 February 2024
...” alongside early modern prison literature, the essay argues that the speech’s work as lyric within tragic drama erodes dramatic irony, removing the audience from the superior knowledge position that such irony affords and that enables ableist perspectives to begin with. In shifting attention from tragic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 13–19.
Published: 01 March 1951
... with the comment that virtue is wasted on those who live as if only vice were real, virtue imaginary. His concluding words are : I will preferre for knowledge, none, but such As rule their lives by it, and can becalme All sea of humour, with the marble trident...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (4): 311–324.
Published: 01 December 1955
... the guide of nature, but only the God of nature? In Him do we live, move and are (Acts, xvii, 28 Those things which nature is said to do, are by divine art performed, using nature as an instrument; nor is there any such art or knowledge divine in nature herself working, but in the guide...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 March 2015
... in which the writers live. Reed recasts poets as “‘knowledge workers’ [in] today’s information-based economy” (xv). These modes are sometimes linked to lit- erary history of avant-gardes of the past or near past (as Ezra Pound will be linked to Andrea Brady), and to the beat of pop music and avant-garde...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (2): 243–245.
Published: 01 June 2020
... modification. In this way Wiggins’s assiduous brand of literary criticism acquires ethical urgency. As he beautifully formulates it, given the temporal nature of intersubjective, performative relations, any conclusion “is never fully commensurate with or explanatory of the living complexity of another human...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (4): 475–495.
Published: 01 December 1997
... as follows: Mrs Stanhope, a well-bred woman, accomplished in that branch of knowledge which is called the art of rising in the world, had, with but a small fortune, contrived to live in the highest company. She prided her- self upon having established half a dozen nieces most...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (3): 393–399.
Published: 01 September 2021
... defined itself by insisting on the reciprocal relation of text and context, and it has lived its credo through diligent editorial practice. Two important structuring principles about our discipline are embedded in that editorial stance. The tension between them makes all the difference...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (1): 85–114.
Published: 01 March 2005
... from William Carlos Williams’s Embodiment of Knowledgee to those of Bataille, Olson, Zukofsky, and, more recently, Angela Carter, Charles Bernstein, and Susan Howe. “All are self-conscious, at times quasi- mystical about literary commentary, and all believe that attentive indi- viduals (not just...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (2): 191–199.
Published: 01 June 1973
..., symbols are the days of the Creation,’Eden, the Flood, Noah’s Ark, and the tower of Babel. . . . What he argues through this mythic dimension is our ability to survive in the real world in which we actually live, and the possibility of our making a new beginning in it. (p. 6...