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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 422–425.
Published: 01 September 2013
... and metrical vestiges. He is also coediting, with Jonathan Culler, a collection of essays tentatively titled Critical Rhythm . The Rise and Fall of Meter: Poetry and English National Culture, 1860-1930 . By Martin Meredith . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2012 . 274 pp . ©...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (4): 428–431.
Published: 01 December 1975
... has not lavished as much care and thought upon this work of scholarship as I am sure he must lavish upon his novels. STANLEY B. GREENFIELD Universily of Oregon The Meter and Melody of “Beowulf.” By rI’tioMAs CABLE.Urlxina, Chicago...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (1): 3–17.
Published: 01 March 1966
...Joseph Malof Copyright © 1966 by Duke University Press 1966 METER AS ORGANIC FORM By JOSEPH MALOF The movement known as Russian Formalism is a useful example of the great literary heave in Europe and America in the second and third...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (1): 13–40.
Published: 01 March 2016
... and Luna” as a poem about reading other poems about Pan, among them “A Musical Instrument,” by Elizabeth Barrett Browning. In the composition and reception of her poem, we see how Victorian poetry foregrounds its multiple mediations, including the mediation of voice by meter as a musical instrument...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (2): 195–219.
Published: 01 June 2019
.... In their counterintuitive figures of address, meter, and rhyme, Rukeyser’s wartime poems offer a revisionary perspective on modern elegy and, in the context of their reception by the critic M. L. Rosenthal, an alternative to the milieus and politics of late modernism in American postwar literary culture. These reflexive...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 473–498.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., centered on alliterative verse, explore what is distinctive about the cultural work of early English poetics. Copyright © 2016 by University of Washington 2016 alliterative verse Geoffrey Chaucer meter poetics prosody Since the sixteenth century, the history of English poetics has had two...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (4): 405–412.
Published: 01 December 1967
.... These expectations provide what the Gestalt psychologists would call an “internal force of organization,” a norm, a predisposition toward a certain patterning.l We will discuss meter, then, as a force affecting perception, a force generated by a reader’s expectation of (1) a pattern of alternating weaker...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (3): 227–239.
Published: 01 September 1972
... of linguistic stress and metrical stress, and reasserted the existence of two levels in meter, ictus and nonictus.3 Four levels-or seven, or a dozen-of linguistic stress have nothing to do with the meter, which has only two, they rightly said, and hence no need of redefinition. I See Harold...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (1): 107–120.
Published: 01 March 2017
... . Poetic Rhythm: An Introduction . New York : Cambridge University Press . Baron Hans . 1985 . Petrarch’s “Secretum”: Its Making and Its Meaning . Cambridge, MA : Medieval Academy of America . Carper Thomas , and Attridge Derek . 2003 . Meter and Meaning: An Introduction...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1958) 19 (1): 33–42.
Published: 01 March 1958
... fairly frequent in Edymion, and in his use of Alexandrine and of the triplet, neither of which is to be found in the representative selections from Endymion which I examined. On the other hand, in the much more important matter of the relation of meter and sentence structure, I have shown...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (3): 273–275.
Published: 01 September 1989
...- pean traditions, Vedic and Homeric Greek. That formula is the basis of a recent attempt to reconstruct a common source for Vedic and Greek 273 274 REWWS meters.’ Like the formula, meter provides hard...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 413–418.
Published: 01 September 2013
... of California Press. DOI 10.1215/00267929-2153527 422 MLQ September 2013 The Rise and Fall of Meter: Poetry and English National Culture, MLQ  December 2011 1860 – 1930. By Meredith Martin. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 418–421.
Published: 01 September 2013
... of California Press. DOI 10.1215/00267929-2153527 422 MLQ September 2013 The Rise and Fall of Meter: Poetry and English National Culture, MLQ  December 2011 1860 – 1930. By Meredith Martin. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 425–429.
Published: 01 September 2013
... 422 MLQ September 2013 The Rise and Fall of Meter: Poetry and English National Culture, MLQ  December 2011 1860 – 1930. By Meredith Martin. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University  Performing a New France Press, 2012. 274 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 429–432.
Published: 01 September 2013
.... 2000. Spaces of Hope. Berkeley: University of California Press. DOI 10.1215/00267929-2153527 422 MLQ September 2013 The Rise and Fall of Meter: Poetry and English National Culture, MLQ  December 2011 1860 – 1930...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 433–436.
Published: 01 September 2013
.... 2000. Spaces of Hope. Berkeley: University of California Press. DOI 10.1215/00267929-2153527 422 MLQ September 2013 The Rise and Fall of Meter: Poetry and English National Culture, MLQ  December 2011 1860 – 1930...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 436–439.
Published: 01 September 2013
... 422 MLQ September 2013 The Rise and Fall of Meter: Poetry and English National Culture, MLQ  December 2011 1860 – 1930. By Meredith Martin. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University  Performing a New France Press, 2012. 274 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (4): 458–463.
Published: 01 December 1949
..., the difficulty of using rhyme and meter resulted in the following errors : pronunciation of sounds nor- mally silent in French (Lucas: charitks spelled to rhyme with merites; Brevint : cudawes spelled to rhyme with uniuers) and suppression of sounds normally pronounced in French (Holles : uurions...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 32–36.
Published: 01 March 1961
... or - Heav’n --w-is musick, and thyw-w beawties BGhw- is heavedy; or the first two lines of “Come let us sound,” the only song in classical meters in A Booke of Ayres (I, xxi) : - -- Czrne letw- us sound with melodywv- thew...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (2): 175–181.
Published: 01 June 1944
... to regard the sharp demarcation between poetry and prose as misleading. Meter, they think, is a good medium for poetic feeling; it is by no means a necessary medium, but justifies itself by increasing pleasure. Pleasure itself is the necessary accompaniment of poetry, and one of the richest...