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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1982) 43 (2): 194.
Published: 01 June 1982
... critics. FLOYDC. WATKIN‘S Emory Uniuersity Criticism in the Wilderness: The Study of Literature Today. By GEOFFREYH. HAW-- MAN. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1980. xi + 323 pp. $18.00. Sauing the Text...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2010) 71 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Wang Ning Although the term world literature encompasses texts composed in multiple languages, translation makes possible a body of literature from many linguistic and cultural backgrounds that circulates in international critical discourse and is broadly recognized as world literature. Thus the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2013) 74 (2): 239–260.
Published: 01 June 2013
...B. Venkat Mani This essay addresses a major gap in the recent scholarship on world literature: the neglect of libraries and print cultural institutions to determine world-literary circulation and reception. Mani makes a case for the dual role of libraries as instrumental to and as instruments of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2013) 74 (2): 277–292.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Paulo de Medeiros World literature can be seen as one of Friedrich Nietzsche’s “good things,” a great idealization of the capacities of the human spirit and at the same time a fierce contest for power and dominance. In this contest the question of minor literature invariably surfaces in relation to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1950) 11 (4): 498–499.
Published: 01 December 1950
...Francis Lee Utley Roger Sherman Loomis. New York: Columbia University Press, 1948. Pp. 32. $0.60. Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 REVIEWS Introduction to Medieval Literature Chiefly in England: A Reading List and Bibliography. Second...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1950) 11 (3): 370–371.
Published: 01 September 1950
... both as an introduction to German literature for beginners and as a quick reference manual for more advanced students.” A very readable history of German literature has been condensed into 260 pages of text. “General Observations” and “Historical Background” set off the chapters on...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1950) 11 (3): 377.
Published: 01 September 1950
... Ohio State University German Literature in British Magazines, 1750-1860. By WALTERROLOFF for 1750-1810, MORTONE. MIX for 1811-1835, and MARTHANICOLAI for 1836- 1860. Edited by BAYARDQUINCY MORGAN and A. R. HOHLFELD.With a His- torical Foreword by A. R. HOHLFELD.Madison...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1950) 11 (4): 512–513.
Published: 01 December 1950
... and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1949. Pp. xiv + 206. $4.00. New World Literature: Tradition and Revolt in Latin America. By ARTURO TORRES-RIOSECO.Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Press, 1949. Pp. v + 250. $3.75. Rub& Dario : Antologia Poe‘tica...
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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 March 1951) 12 (1): 121–124.
Published: 01 March 1951
... has appended a most useful bibliography of Schiller literature. CURTISC. D. VAIL University of Wiuhington The Spirit of Revolution in 1789: A Study of Public Opinion ar Revealed in Political Songs and Other Popular Literature at the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2003) 64 (1): 130–135.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Srinivas Aravamudan Harems of the Mind: Passages of Western Art and Literature . By Ruth Bernard Yeazell. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 2000. xii + 314 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Tradition and the Individual Poem: An Inquiry into Anthologies. By Anne...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2002) 63 (4): 552–555.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Paula Rabinowitz New Deal Modernism: American Literature and the Invention of the Welfare State . By Michael Szalay. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press,2000. 343 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews Cervantes, the Novel, and the New World. By Diana de Armas Wilson...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2003) 64 (2): 239–254.
Published: 01 June 2003
... National Identity in Sixteenth- and Seventeenth-Century England (2001) and Literary History/Cultural History: Force-Fields and Tensions (2001) . His main areas of research are seventeenth-century English literature, modern American literature, and literary theory. Cultivating a Common Literary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2003) 64 (2): 258–260.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Catriona MacLeod Goethe As Woman: The Undoing of Literature . By Benjamin Bennett. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 2001. 274 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Ideographia: The Chinese Cipher in Early Modern Europe. By David Porter. Stan- ford, Calif.: Stanford...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2003) 64 (4): 501–505.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Blakey Vermeule Fables of Modernity: Literature and Culture in the English Eighteenth Century . By Laura Brown. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 2001. xii + 273 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Staging Domesticity: Household Work and English Identity in Early...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2005) 66 (1): 21–54.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Julia Reinhard Lupton © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Julia Reinhard Lupton is professor of English and comparative literature at the University of California, Irvine. She is author of After Oedipus: Shakespeare in Psychoanalysis , with Kenneth Reinhard (1993), and of Afterlives...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2004) 65 (2): 310–316.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Pamela Cheek Libertines and Radicals in Early Modern London: Sexuality, Politics,and Literary Culture, 1630-1685. By James Grantham Turner. Cambridge:Cambridge University Press, 2002. xxii + 343 pp.; Schooling Sex:Libertine Literature and Erotic Education in Italy, France, and England,1534-1685...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2004) 65 (2): 320–322.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Elisa Tamarkin Transatlantic Insurrections: British Culture and the Formation of American Literature, 1730-1860 . By Paul Giles. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2001. 262 pp. © 2004 University of Washington 2004 Elisa Tamarkin is assistant professor of English at...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2004) 65 (4): 618–621.
Published: 01 December 2004
...G. W. Pigman, III Excess and the Mean in Early Modern English Literature . By Joshua Scodel. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2002. viii + 367 pp. © 2004 University of Washington 2004 G. W. Pigman III is professor of English at the California Institute of Technology. His...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2005) 66 (3): 273–298.
Published: 01 September 2005
... Movement of People and Ideas between Britain and the Maghreb (2003). History, Literature, and Settler Colonialism in North Africa Mohamed-Salah Omri he novel Cassard le Berbère, published in 1921 by Robert Randau T(1873–1950), a key fi gure in the Francophone culture of Algeria, tells...