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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1991) 52 (2): 208–210.
Published: 01 June 1991
...A. S. G. Edwards Mary J. Carruthers. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge Studies in Medieval Literature, 10, 1990. xiv + 393 pp. $54.50. Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 REVIEWS The Book of Memory: A Study of Memory in Medimal...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2008) 69 (4): 509–531.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Katherine Elkins This essay explores a modernist revision of influence distinct from a Bloomsian model of struggle and misprision. Marcel Proust and Virginia Woolf articulate new representations of composite memory that suggest an alternative. When memories of past works collide with a changed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2009) 70 (1): 97–116.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Mediterranean in a campaign we would call today genocide. Rough estimates of the death toll place the number at 2–3 million. Under conditions that stagger the imagination, the survivors were taken to Rome as slaves, and some carried scarred bodies and scarred memories into the ludic sphere of the Roman theater...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2009) 70 (1): 117–131.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Joseph Roach Performance and memory share a practice of disguise best described by the word surrogation . Surrogation occurs when more or less plausible substitutes appear in place of the dead, the fugitive, or the banished. Properly disguised, persons can even stand in as surrogates for themselves...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2012) 73 (2): 251–254.
Published: 01 June 2012
... collection of essays on South African “histories of the book”; and coeditor of Safundi: The Journal of South African and American Studies. He also writes about South African art and postcolonial queer studies. DOI 10.1215/00267929- 1589212 Ground Zero Fiction: History, Memory, and Representation...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2002) 63 (3): 343–363.
Published: 01 September 2002
... historicism. The End of Technology: Memory in Richard Powers’s Galatea 2.2 Jeffrey Pence Today the mind is not part of the weather. —Wallace Stevens, “A Clear Day and No Memories” ontemporary memory’s greatest difficulty lies not in its weakness Cbut in its strength: rather than...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2003) 64 (2): 199–217.
Published: 01 June 2003
... are British literary history and American drama. Functionalizing Cultural Memory: Foundational British Literary History and the Construction of National Identity Margit Sichert When God wants a hard thing done, He tells it, not to His Britons, but to His Englishmen.—Stanley...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1989) 50 (2): 99–124.
Published: 01 June 1989
...JACK D'AMICO Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 MACHHAVELEI AND MEMORY BJIJACK D’AMICO The relationship between past ,and present is so central to Ma- chiavelli’s thought that most who write on his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1971) 32 (3): 255–267.
Published: 01 September 1971
...Howard D. Weinbrot Copyright © 1971 by Duke University Press 1971 POPE’S “ELEGY TO THE MEMORY OF AN UNFORTUNATE LADY” By HOWARDD. WEINBROT Our understanding of Pope’s poetry has been much enhanced by the efforts of con...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1975) 36 (2): 177–192.
Published: 01 June 1975
...Dabney Stuart Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 THE NOVELIST’S COMPOSURE SPEAK, MEMORY AS FICTION By DABNEYSTUART I am tempted to say that Sppak, Memory is the book on which Vlad- imir Nabokov tias...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2014) 75 (3): 446–449.
Published: 01 September 2014
...), and several essays on Jane Austen’s afterlives. Her book Loving Literature: A Cultural History is forthcoming. The Afterlives of Walter Scott: Memory on the Move . By Rigney Ann . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2012 . xvii + 328 pp. © 2014 by University of Washington 2014...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1966) 27 (3): 306–322.
Published: 01 September 1966
...Marjorie Perloff Copyright © 1966 by Duke University Press 1966 Weep no more, woeful shepherds, weep no inore, For Lycidas your sorrow is not dead. . . . THE CONSOLATION THEME IN YEATS’S “IN MEMORY...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1968) 29 (4): 395–406.
Published: 01 December 1968
...Donald C. Mell, Jr. Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 POPE’S IDEA OF THE IMAGINATION AND THE DESIGN OF “ELEGY TO THE MEMORY OF AN UNFORTUNATE LADY’ By DONALDC. MELL,JR. A recent critic of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1999) 60 (2): 277–282.
Published: 01 June 1999
...Michael Rothberg LaCapra Dominick. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1998. ix + 214 pp. $39.95 cloth, $15.95 paper. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Rothberg D Review 277 History and Memory ajer Auschzuitz. By Dominick...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1996) 57 (2): 381–395.
Published: 01 June 1996
...Juan Flores © 1996 University of Washington 1996 Broken English Memories Juan Flores Historical memory is an active, creative force, not just a receptacle for the dead weight of times gone by. Memory has been associ- ated, since its earliest usages, with the act of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1996) 57 (4): 654–657.
Published: 01 December 1996
..., and October, Huyssen examines our obsession with the past. “Twilight memories” are “generational memories on the wane due to the passing of time and the Wilke I Review 655 continuing speed of technological modernization, and memories that...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2016) 77 (2): 251–254.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Juliet Shields The first two chapters of Sentimental Memorials explore sentimental fiction’s thematization of its own ephemerality, taking Lee’s Recess; or, A Tale of Other Times (1783–85) and Radcliffe’s Romance of the Forest (1791) as case studies. Sodeman situates these novels in the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1953) 14 (2): 222–223.
Published: 01 June 1953
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1950) 11 (3): 362–363.
Published: 01 September 1950
.... WILLTAMS. WOODS Tulane University Joseph Quincy Adams: Memorial Studies. Edited by JAMES G. MCMANAWAY, GILES E. DAWSON,and EDWINE. WILLOUCHBY.Washington, D.C.: Folger Shakespeare Library, 1948. Pp. x + 808. $10.00. In a warm, frank portrait, Lane Cooper remarks that Joseph...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1952) 13 (3): 305–306.
Published: 01 September 1952
...Laurence LeSage Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 PAUL MORAND’S MEMORIES OF GIRAUDOUX IN GERMANY By LAURENCELESAGE After reading the article entitled “Giraudoux’s German Studies,” which appeared in the September...