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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1996) 57 (2): 181–196.
Published: 01 June 1996
...Walter D. Mignolo © 1996 University of Washington 1996 Linguistic Maps, Literary Geographies, and Cultural Landscapes: Languages, Languaging, and (Trans)nationalism Walter D. Mignolo The aim of my argument is to challenge the authority of the past by looking at languages...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1950) 11 (3): 378–379.
Published: 01 September 1950
... Language: Its Nature, Development, and Origin. By OmJESPERSEN. London : George Allen & Unwin, 1947 (seventh impression) ; New York: Macmillan Company, 1949. Pp. 448. $4.50. This famous work, already a linguistic classic though first published in 1922, was never revised during its author’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1951) 12 (1): 110–111.
Published: 01 March 1951
... a Dramatic Language in Ben Jonsott. By ALEXANDERH. SACKTON. New York: Columbia University Press, 1948. Pp. xii -I- 182. $2.50. In the first part of Mr. Sackton’s book, where he sketches his background of rhetoric in the Renaissance tradition and in plays by dramatists other than...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1950) 11 (4): 515–517.
Published: 01 December 1950
... have had a more balanced but far less effective picture of his era. PAULJ. KANN Simmons College Studies in Fretuh Language, Literature, and History: 23 Essays Presented to R. L. Graeme Ritchie. New York: Cambridge University Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1951) 12 (2): 236–237.
Published: 01 June 1951
...Robert C. Elliott John Arthos. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Publications in Language and Literature, Volume XXIV, 1949. Pp. xiv + 463. $6.00. Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 236 Reviews The Language of Natural Description in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2006) 67 (1): 63–80.
Published: 01 March 2006
... periodization in medieval and early modern Spain. Intricate Alliances: Some Spanish Formulations of Language and Empire Marina Brownlee he intricate alliances of genre and history invite us to ponder cer- Ttain questions: How is the boundary between fiction and history figured by literature...
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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 1945) 6 (1): 31–34.
Published: 01 March 1945
...Mabel Morris Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 JEFFERSON AND THE LANGUAGE OF THE AMERICAN INDIAN By MABELMORRIS Jefferson confesses to a vital interest in the language of the Amer- ican Indian. Evidence from...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2010) 71 (2): 213–215.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Herbert Lindenberger Music, Madness, and the Unworking of Language . By John T. Hamilton. New York: Columbia University Press, 2008. xviii + 252 pp. University of Washington 2010 Herbert Lindenberger is Avalon Foundation Professor of Humanities Emeritus at Stanford University. His...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2010) 71 (4): 482–485.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Jane K. Brown In the Place of Language: Literature and the Architecture of the Referent .By Claudia Brodsky. New York: Fordham University Press, 2009. xvi + 171 pp. University of Washington 2010 Reviews Murder by Accident: Medieval Theater, Modern Media, Critical Intentions. By...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2011) 72 (4): 493–520.
Published: 01 December 2011
... to literary texts illuminates how minor language modernist writing contains a self-awareness that not only addresses a cosmopolitan audience but also preserves the contingent and shifting parameters of local linguistic communities. Allison Schachter is assistant professor in the Program in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2002) 63 (1): 133–136.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Bruce Krajewski The Language of the Third Reich: LTI, Lingua Tertii Imperii . By Victor Klemperer. Trans. Martin Brady. London: Athlone, 2000. 296 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews Unrequited Conquests: Love and Empire in the Colonial Americas. By Roland Greene...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1975) 36 (4): 403–417.
Published: 01 December 1975
...Michael L. Baumann Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 REFLECTIONS ON B. TRAVEN’S LANGUAGE By MICHAELL. BAUMANN When B. Traveri died in Mexico City on March 26, 1969, he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1977) 38 (4): 401–403.
Published: 01 December 1977
...HARRIET R. ALLENTUCH K. HOROWITZ LOUISE. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1977. 169 pp. $12.50. Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 JOAN MALORY WEBBER 40 1 poet. In general, Stein so fully depends upon the language of fine...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1942) 3 (2): 315–318.
Published: 01 June 1942
...A. B. Faust Otto Heller and Theodore H. Leon, Washington University Studies, New Series, language and Literature, No. 11, July, 1941. Pp. v + 154. $1. 50. Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 REVIEWS The Language of Charles seals field-A Study in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1942) 3 (3): 476.
Published: 01 September 1942
...Norman E. Eliason Albert H. Marckwardt. New York: Oxford University Press, 1942. Pp. xvii + 347. $2.15. Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 476 Reviews Introduction to the English Language. By ALBERTH. MARCK- WARDT. New York: Oxford...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1979) 40 (2): 207–210.
Published: 01 June 1979
... Subterfuge of Art: Language and the Romantic Tradition. By MICHAELRAGUSSIS. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkiris University Press, 1978. xii + 243 pp. $14.50. Michael Ragussis takes his title and a good deal of his thesis from D. H. Law- rence’s idea that the artist is “a damned liar,” his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1981) 42 (2): 204–207.
Published: 01 June 1981
... claimed, the shape that Moser has created looks and feels right. DAVIDEGGENSCH\IL’ILER University of Southern California Language in Modern Literature: Innovation and Experiment. By JACOB KORG.Brigh- ton, Sussex: Harvester Press; New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1982) 43 (3): 228–241.
Published: 01 September 1982
...Margarita Zamora Copyright © 1982 by Duke University Press 1982 LANGUAGE AND AUTHORITY IN THE COMENTARIOS REALES By MARGARITAZAMORA Victor Frank1 has pointed out that historiography is characterized by changes in the concept...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1982) 43 (3): 300–302.
Published: 01 September 1982
...Lawrence Willson F. GURA PHILIP. Middletown, Conn.: Wesleyan University Press, 1981. x + 203 pp. $17.50. Copyright © 1982 by Duke University Press 1982 300 REVIEWS The Wisdom of Words: Language, Theology, and Literature in the New...