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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1988) 49 (1): 76–79.
Published: 01 March 1988
... readers of theLegend and indeed of far more accessible Chaucerian works. SHEILADELANY Simon Fraser University Shifting Perspectives and the Stylish Style: Mannerism in Shakespeare and His Jaco- bean Contemporaries. By JOHN GREENWOOD...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2005) 66 (4): 551–554.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Kulturwissenschaften, edited with Ansgar Nünning (2003); and Kulturgeschichte der englischen Literatur: Von der Renaissance zur Gegenwart, an edited collection (2005). © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Hypocrisy and the Politics of Politeness: Manners and Morals from Locke to Austen . By Jenny...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2009) 70 (4): 443–471.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Samuel Baker It is well known that Walter Scott adapted the forms of sentimental fiction for his initial trilogy of novels on Scottish manners and that he drew on philosophical theories of sympathy when conceiving of his characters and placing them in historical relation to one another and to his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1943) 4 (3): 386–388.
Published: 01 September 1943
... understanding and appre- ciation of the man and his age. There is sympathy for Thaclteray’s personal tragedy, there is understanding of his limitations, admira- tion for his genius, and all is portrayed in a manner that is lucid and satisfying. SOPHUSKEITH WINTHER...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1980) 41 (2): 151–161.
Published: 01 June 1980
...PAUL R. CRABTREE Copyright © 1980 by Duke University Press 1980 PROPRIETY, GRANDISON, AND THE NOVEL OF MANNERS By PAULR. CRABTREE Richardson’s novels work their transformations on three cultural presences of his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2013) 74 (3): 331–362.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Robert D. Hume Some 250 English comedies are set in London between circa 1600 and 1737. Three clichés about them remain current. First, “Jacobean city comedy” performs serious sociopolitical work. Second, the social level of the protagonists rises in the “comedy of wit” or “comedy of manners...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2013) 74 (3): 391–412.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Chekhov’s inconclusive, disjunctive manner in her meticulously composed, autobiographically candid novel bespeaks an unapologetic openness to authorial influence, made all the more provocative by the adoption of a foreign model whose merit was then still little recognized in English literary circles...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2014) 75 (4): 511–539.
Published: 01 December 2014
... emerges—in Adornian manner—to embody defeat and register utopian desire. I wish to thank Marshall Brown and MLQ ’s readers for their rigorous engagement. I would also like to thank Nadia Abu El-Haj, Gilbert Achcar, Vivek Chibber, Ross Hamilton, Wail Hassan, James Holstun, Rashid Khalidi, Nivedita...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2016) 77 (2): 219–246.
Published: 01 June 2016
... body. In resonance with the period’s debates in the visual arts, and within the overlapping contexts of the developing culture of galanterie and the quarrel of the ancients and the moderns, Racinian drama calls attention in a striking and unprecedented reflexive manner to the opacity of the theatrical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2018) 79 (2): 123–144.
Published: 01 June 2018
... tradition, but rather than move toward hope, in the manner of most earlier texts, it ends with Seward’s melancholy recognition of her own weakness. Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s 1798 “Fears in Solitude,” which also retains some features of the tradition, is a sustained reflection on the individual’s limited...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1970) 31 (3): 380–381.
Published: 01 September 1970
... sometimes suggestive contribution to the sparse body of criticism that links the styles of visual and verbal arts. Drawing upon John Shearman’s Mannerism, Roy Daniel’s Milton, Mannerism and Baroque, and Arnold Hauser’s Mannerism (but unaccountably not upon Wylie Sypher), Louis blartz...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1941) 2 (2): 339.
Published: 01 June 1941
... imagine how the twenty beautiful maids of honor employed at Catherine de Medici’s court educated the un- polished young courtiers “in good manners,” such as to shield their mouth when spitting on the floor; not to scratch and fidget, but to nip a flea or louse without ostentation. The author...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1969) 30 (2): 183–197.
Published: 01 June 1969
... upon itself. . . . The wit, the forms and manners, the pleasure that has no end beyond itself, are almost desperate means to express an energy that has nowhere to go. The end of it all is increasing isolation and emptiness.2 Such radically different assessments...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1943) 4 (3): 386.
Published: 01 September 1943
... one an understanding and appre- ciation of the man and his age. There is sympathy for Thaclteray’s personal tragedy, there is understanding of his limitations, admira- tion for his genius, and all is portrayed in a manner that is lucid and satisfying...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1973) 34 (4): 464–467.
Published: 01 December 1973
... nevertheless has a “clear identity” (p. 2) in comparison with earlier Renaissance and later Classicism. Although seemingly broad and flexible enough to serve his and our purposes, this definition nevertheless bothers Warnke himself in so far as it does not comfortably “place” Mannerism, which he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1988) 49 (1): 73–76.
Published: 01 March 1988
... between assent and dis- may-an ambivalence surely familiar to readers of theLegend and indeed of far more accessible Chaucerian works. SHEILADELANY Simon Fraser University Shifting Perspectives and the Stylish Style: Mannerism in Shakespeare...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1959) 20 (2): 201–202.
Published: 01 June 1959
... such manner is the biography made more revealing, not only for the general reader but for the period specialist as well. In spite of the obscurities and the frailties, both will recognize the virtues of ‘‘a good- natured man.” GEORGEL...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1949) 10 (4): 535–536.
Published: 01 December 1949
... of the book Professor Hudson intended. Had he been able to finish it in the manner in which it was begun and with full use of the evidence he had already accumulated, it would have been, without doubt, the definitive treatment of the subject. By expanding the definition of the epigram...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1954) 15 (2): 183–184.
Published: 01 June 1954
... dealing with the clumsy and the unidiomatic-e.g., “powers which do not enter the play only through certain characters” (p. 182), and “disuse” in the sense of “misuse” or “abuse” (p. 220). Dr. Clemen adopts a professionally pedestrian manner, stuffed with tired passives that scientific...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1954) 15 (2): 184–185.
Published: 01 June 1954
... “misuse” or “abuse” (p. 220). Dr. Clemen adopts a professionally pedestrian manner, stuffed with tired passives that scientific writing still prefers to be encumbered with and that humanists should long ago have revolted against. Surely there is no excuse for such a statement, typical of the...