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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (4): 510.
Published: 01 December 1945
.... ANTHONYSCENNA Amherst College Pascal: Gmius in the Light of Scripture. By EMILECAILLIET. Phil*- delphia : Westminster Press, 1945. Pp. 363. $3.75. “Throughout the course of Pascal’s life and work, there emerged a unity of design taking shape amid a diversity of subject matter.” So...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (3): 229–269.
Published: 01 September 2010
...David Quint Milton tightly structures book 3 of Paradise Lost around analogies and distinctions between divine and solar light, the invisible heaven beheld by the poet's blind faith in the book's first half and the visible universe and sun visited by Satan in its second, vision down and up...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (1): 53–56.
Published: 01 March 1946
...Leo Kirschbaum Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 SOME LIGHT ON THE JEW OF MALTA By LEOKIRSCHBAUM Some scholars hold that the text of The Jew of Malta which we have today is not the text which Marlowe...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 105–118.
Published: 01 March 1942
...Clifford H. Prator Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 E.-C. FRkRON IN THE LIGHT OF VARIANTS IN THE TEXT OF HIS LETTRES SUR QUELQUES ECRITSDE CE TEMPS By CLIFFORDH. PRATOR In an article recently appearing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (3): 299–305.
Published: 01 September 1966
...I. Königsberg Copyright © 1966 by Duke University Press 1966 NEW LIGHT ON ALFRED JARRY’S JUVENILIA’ By I. KONIGSBERG With the deaths of Tristan Tzara2 and Charles Chad, studies con- cerned with Alfred Jarry are in some disarray...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (3): 305–316.
Published: 01 September 1967
...Nancy K. Lawlor Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 POPE’S ESSAY ON MAN OBLIQUE LIGHT FOR A FALSE MIRROR By NANCYK. LAWLOR At one point in his preface to An Essay on Man, Pope says: “If I could flatter myselE...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (1): 15–28.
Published: 01 March 1968
...Robbert Egan Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 A MUSE OF FIRE HENRY V IN THE LIGHT OF TAMBURLAZNE By ROBERTEGAN Few of Shakespeare’s plays seem to have suffered more critical mis- understanding due...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (4): 309–322.
Published: 01 December 1962
...Warren D. Smith Copyright © 1962 by Duke University Press 1962 MORE LIGHT ON MEASURE FOR MEASURE By WARREND. SMITH If any of Shakespeare’s dramas has run the gamut of criticism, it would seem to be Measure for Measure. The theme of the play (espe...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (3): 276–277.
Published: 01 September 1962
...Bain Tate Stewart E. C. Pettet. Cambridge: At the University Press, 1960. Pp. x + 217. $4.75. Copyright © 1962 by Duke University Press 1962 The first, by Morton Paterson, is a useful ordering of the disparate evidence about costumes, scenery, properties, and lighting scattered...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1952) 13 (3): 253–255.
Published: 01 September 1952
...Bernard Martin Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 FRESH LIGHT ON WILLIAM COWPER By BERNARDMARTIN i%e Stricken Deer, by Lord David Cecil, is not the only modern biography of William Cowper to enjoy a popular success. Indeed, Cowper seems...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1982) 43 (2): 138–155.
Published: 01 June 1982
...John Tucker Copyright © 1982 by Duke University Press 1982 WILLIAM FAULKNER’S LIGHT IN AUGUST TOWARD A STRUCTURALIST READING By JOHN TUCKER In the fifty years since its publication, William Faulkner’s Ligh in August has become a classic. Neither...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (1): 126–128.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Langdon Hammer Hart Crane: After His Lights . By Brian M. Reed. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2006. viii + 295 pp. University of Washington 2007 Langdon Hammer is chair of the department of English at Yale University. He is editor of Hart Crane: Complete Poetry...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (4): 429–436.
Published: 01 December 1951
...Arthur L. Cooke Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 SOME SIDE LIGHTS ON THE THEORY. OF THE GOTHIC ROMANCE By ARTHURL. COOKE During the past thirty years there has been a great revival of in- terest in the Gothic romance...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 495–525.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Waverley in light of its conventions and practices. University of Washington 2009 Waverley and the Object of (Literary) History Michael Gamer The grand secret of the author’s [Scott’s] success . . . is that he has completely got rid of the trammels of authorship; and torn off...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 201–223.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Raphaël Ingelbien; Benedicte Seynhaeve This essay explores the intertextual use of Hamlet in Sydney Owenson's Wild Irish Girl and Germaine de Staël's Corinne to shed new light on these writers' interventions in European Romantic politics. Both Owenson and Staël associated their male protagonists...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (3): 433–451.
Published: 01 September 2012
... explore their formation in this way may discover new ways of seeing the affiliations between subjected parts of the world. In this light, derangement also assumes a productive force: it makes available new perspectives derived from shared but diverse expressions of peripheral historicity. The fundamental...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (4): 517–538.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Melanie Micir Abstract Reading Kate Atkinson’s Life after Life (2013) in the context of theories of the historical novel (Georg Lukács, Fredric Jameson) and counterfactual fiction (Catherine Gallagher, Andrew Miller, Paul Saint-Amour) sheds light on an overlooked genealogy of the feminist modernist...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (3): 323–340.
Published: 01 September 2018
... of the relationship between Maoism and Western left theories sheds light on the issues of politics and ideology underlying the Chinese anxiety of influence. Copyright © 2018 by University of Washington 2018 anxiety of influence Chinese Jamesonism Maoism Western universalism Chinese exceptionalism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 259–277.
Published: 01 June 2014
... university: specifically, its reconstitution of purpose in the light of a series of legislative reforms (1855-1921) and its radically changing relation to the established Church of England. Events at Cambridge suggest decidedly unstable notions of public secularity and enduring uncertainty about reconciling...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (4): 465–490.
Published: 01 December 2015
... as a declaration of radical antihumanism with key implications for both Marxist and queer theory. In so doing, it proposes that Isherwood’s literary praxis of self-instrumentalization advances a definition of the human that refuses both property ownership and heterosexual monogamy. In light of this new reading...