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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (2): 195–219.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Lukas Moe Abstract From the late 1930s through midcentury, poets in the United States reckoned with the decline of the political Left through a practice of elegy. The debates of interwar modernism shifted toward those of a postwar culture in which Depression-era aesthetics and politics came under...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (4): 457–474.
Published: 01 December 1997
... in 1994. She is currently puzzling over simulations of orality, framing, and canon formation in early written fairy tales. “Out in Left Field”: Charlotte Smith’s Prefaces, Bourdieu’s Categories, and the Public Sphere Elizabeth W. Harries The writing is nothing, the being...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (2): 269–273.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Bill V. Mullen The Power of Political Art: The 1930s Literary Left Reconsidered . By Robert Shulman. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2000. 340 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews The Vanishing: Shakespeare, the Subject, and Early Modern Culture...
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Published: 01 June 2021
Figure 3. Detail showing the Clyde and the Forth dividing Britain (left) and Hadrian’s Wall (right). Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Gough Gen. Top. 16. Courtesy of the Bodleian Library, Oxford University. Figure 3. Detail showing the Clyde and the Forth dividing Britain (left) and Hadrian’s Wall More
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (3): 323–340.
Published: 01 September 2018
... academic discourse has been invented in China on selected themes of postmodernism and Third World “national allegory.” However, as a “shadowy but central presence” in Jameson and other Western left theories, Maoism is nearly absent from China’s appropriation of Western theories. A vigorous critique...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (3): 347–365.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Katherine Ibbett This essay examines the figure of the reste —the things or people left behind—in the tragedies of Pierre Corneille, in particular though not only in the late plays, which are themselves a body of work left behind by the canon. These remainders provide a new perspective...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 123–144.
Published: 01 June 2018
... ends with the goddess rushing off to Parliament and the powerless poet left behind in a bleak, coastal setting. Later in the century the importance of Britannia faded, but the patterns established in earlier texts continued. Anna Seward’s 1781 Monody on Major Andrè retains some features...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (4): 403–425.
Published: 01 December 2019
... “bourgeois” modernism. It takes members of the British Writers’ International and their associated journals the Left Review and New Writing as case studies in the interplay between Moscow as putative “metropole” and the “periphery.” 1 Though the Comintern-funded international literary effort...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (3): 319–347.
Published: 01 September 2020
... follow Marlowe and Nashe’s model in Dido, Queen of Carthage by looking to Chaucer as the poetic authority for classical myth. Like Chaucer, both playwrights foreground the destruction left in empire’s wake. A Midsummer Night’s Dream imagines a retelling of Dido’s story that privileges her authority over...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (2): 273–276.
Published: 01 June 2002
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (2): 251–254.
Published: 01 June 2002
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (2): 254–258.
Published: 01 June 2002
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (2): 258–263.
Published: 01 June 2002
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (2): 263–266.
Published: 01 June 2002
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (2): 266–269.
Published: 01 June 2002
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (1): 48–60.
Published: 01 March 1984
... than finishes, dependency: he is only what others can recognize. Further, when others exist only to recognize him and are not themselves recognized, their servantlike recognition is necessarily inadequate. Ralph finds that winning control means being left alone. Kalph finally becomes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (3): 325–326.
Published: 01 September 1945
...R. H. Super Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 WHEN LANDOR LEFT HOME By R. H. SUPER In his recent biography of Walter Savage Landor, Mr. Malcolm Elwin gives substantially the same account of Landor’s separation from his wife...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (3): 303–322.
Published: 01 September 1944
... of Chaucer. Of the miniatures which Vertue knew, the two extant ones are both in early MSS of Hoccleve’s De Regimine Principunz. The one in the Harleian collection (MS Harl. 4866, f. 88a)21is a half-length to the left; rosary in left hand, pointing with right; “grass-green...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (1): 88–90.
Published: 01 March 1972
...), we have our hopes dashed in the final section of the book as we discover that the cure is not to be found in the later work after all. Stephen’s liberation is private, and Leopold Bloom is “the most rounded version in literature of a sadomasochist” (p. 168). No help there. We are finally left...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (3): 356–364.
Published: 01 September 1964
..., while the pernicious nature of the War- rior is exposed by such details as his scaly armor, his crossed left leg, and the fact that the ostensible pillow on which he rests his foot looks suspiciously like a crouching (colonial) slave, whose position is remi- niscent of the downtrodden negro...