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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (3): 289–307.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Zhu Liyuan Abstract In the first decade after 2000, the idea of “the end of literature” proposed by J. Hillis Miller aroused widespread controversy in Chinese academe. This article seeks to reiterate the original meaning of Miller’s statement while tracing the original Chinese context from which...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 95–114.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Bruce Ronda Perry Miller’s 1958 edition of Henry David Thoreau’s “lost journal” for 1840–41, with its long and condescending introduction, prompted the leftist novelist Truman Nelson to engage in a bitter correspondence with Van Wyck Brooks and others, critiquing Miller’s approach to Thoreau...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (2): 297–306.
Published: 01 June 1942
...Clarence Gohdes Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 SOME LETTERS OF JOAQUIN MILLER TO LORD HOUGHTON By CLARENCEGOHDES Shortly after Joaquin Miller had achieved his first notoriety in journalistic circles...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (1): 3–15.
Published: 01 March 1955
...George Fenwick Jones Copyright © 1955 by Duke University Press 1955 CHAUCER AND THE MEDIEVAL MILLER By GEORGEFENWICK JONES Chaucer’s masterpiece, Ihe Canterbury Tales, is often labeled a true picture of fourteenth-century English life, and its miller...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (4): 438–444.
Published: 01 December 1950
...John Raine Dunbar Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 SOME LETTERS OF JOAQUIN MILLER TO FREDERICK LOCKER By JOHN RAINEDUNBAR During his first visit to England in 1870-1871, Miller, through a letter of introduction...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (3): 227–236.
Published: 01 September 1963
...Paul A. Olson Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 POETIC JUSTICE IN THE MILLER’S TALE By PAULA. OLSON F. N. Robinson notes that critics have observed, in Chaucer’s tales of the Miller and the Reeve, “a kind of moral quality...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (3): 193–198.
Published: 01 September 1956
...Kelsie B. Harder Copyright © 1956 by Duke University Press 1956 CHAUCER’S USE OF THE MYSTERY PLAYS IN THE MILLER’S TALE By KELSIEB. HARDER Although a number of analogues for the three principal motifs in the Miller‘s Tale-the fI ood...
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Modern Language Quarterly 11196159.
Published: 03 June 2024
...Peter Miller Abstract Wallace Stevens titled his first poetry collection, Harmonium (1923), after a nineteenth-century musical instrument: the American reed organ. The title frames the book as a period piece, an emblem of a bygone age, but also as a musical instrument, a tool for producing new...
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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): 309–322.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Theo D’haen Abstract The articles at the center of this issue of MLQ , Wang Ning’s “French Theories in China and the Chinese Theoretical (Re)construction,” Zhang Jiang’s “On Imposed Interpretation and Chinese Construction of Literary Theory,” and Zhu Liyuan’s “Hillis Miller on the End of Literature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (1): 65–88.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Andrew H. Miller © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Andrew H. Miller is associate professor of English at Indiana University and editor of Victorian Studies . His essay is part of a larger project on Victorian perfectionism, sections of which are forthcoming in ELH and Texas Studies...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 527–531.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Christopher R. Miller The Offense of Poetry . By Hazard Adams. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2007. xi + 271 pp. University of Washington 2009 Christopher R. Miller is associate professor of English at Yale University and author of The Invention of Evening: Perception...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (2): 237–240.
Published: 01 June 2012
...David Lee Miller David Lee Miller is Carolina Distinguished Professor of English and Comparative Literature and director of the Center for Digital Humanities at the University of South Carolina. He is one of five general editors for the forthcoming Collected Works of Edmund Spenser. He...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (2): 197–226.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Renata Kobetts Miller © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Renata Kobetts Miller is assistant professor of English at the City College of the City University of New York. Her essay is part of a book-length project, Setting the Stage: The Victorian Novel, Theater, and the Suffragettes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 187–194.
Published: 01 March 2008
...J. Hillis Miller © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 J. Hillis Miller is Distinguished Research Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University of California, Irvine. In 2001 he received a guest professorship from Tsinghua University. His most recent books...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (4): 582–585.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Andrew H. Miller Andrew H. Miller is associate professor of English at Indiana University and coeditor of Victorian Studies. He recently finished one book, The Burdens of Perfection: On Ethics and Reading in Nineteenth-Century British Literature, and began another, tentatively titled...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (2): 201–224.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Mark Miller Abstract The inevitable emerges in this issue as a name for the troubled intersection of agency and structural necessity. The most prominent medieval name for that intersection is sin. Far from grounding the medieval subject in a set of theological norms that give it stable coordinates...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (3): 341–353.
Published: 01 September 2018
...J. Hillis Miller Abstract The authors of the essays on Western theory in China in this issue of MLQ all favor the development of a distinctively Chinese literary theory. Wang Ning focuses on the influence since 1950 of Jean-Paul Sartre, Jacques Derrida, and Alain Badiou. Zhang Jiang more or less...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 602–606.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Christopher R. Miller Loving Literature: A Cultural History . By Lynch Deidre Shauna . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2015 . 352 pp. Copyright © 2016 by University of Washington 2016 In the best-selling book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up , the Japanese...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (2): 268–271.
Published: 01 June 2016
...J. Hillis Miller Spirit Becomes Matter: The Brontës, George Eliot, Nietzsche . By Staten Henry . Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press , 2014 . ix + 189 pp. Copyright © 2016 by University of Washington 2016 This highly original and important book demonstrates that Victorian...