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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (1): 115–116.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Archetype,” turns to the inhabitants, exploring how myths of Babylonian degeneracy intersected with medieval conceptions of race, especially as expressed in the genealogy of the sons of Noah. This section continues into American literature of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, when fantasies of racial...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1968) 29 (1): 120–121.
Published: 01 March 1968
.... PHILIPKOLB University of Illinois Barbarous Knowledge: Myth in the Poetry of Yeats, Graves, and Muir. By DANIELHOFFMAN. New York: Oxford University Press, 1967. xvi + 266 pp. $6.00. A man’s mind is known by the words that attend it. Daniel Hoffman’s mind is attended...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (3): 317–328.
Published: 01 September 1967
...William C. Strange Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 THE PROPER MARRIAGE OF ALLEGORY AND MYTH IN NERVAL‘S t‘HORUS” By WILLIAMC. STRANGE Although overshadowed by “El Desdichado” and “Art6mis,” the great...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (4): 434–450.
Published: 01 December 1964
...Marilyn K. Yalom Copyright © 1964 by Duke University Press 1964 ALBERT CAMUS AND THE MYTH OF THE TRIAL By MARILYNK. YALOM A trial or courtroom scene has been a prominent feature in recent American theatrical productions. New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1953) 14 (4): 432–447.
Published: 01 December 1953
...René Taupin Copyright © 1953 by Duke University Press 1953 THE MYTH OF HAMLET IN FRANCE IN MALLARMC’S GENERATION By RENSTAUPIN MallarmC justifies our speaking of the myth of Hamlet in one sen- tence : “But the latent prince...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (3): 391–392.
Published: 01 September 1970
... with the courtly romance? W. WOLFGANGHOLDHEIM Cornell University The Mothers in “Faust”: The Myth of Time and Creativity. By HAROLD JANTZ.Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1969. 96 pp. $6.95. In Harold Jantz’s long series of investigations...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (4): 424–439.
Published: 01 December 1970
...Richard Neuse Copyright © 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 ∗ The present essay is a slightly revised version of a paper read at the New England Renaissance Conference held at the University of Rhode Island in May, 1969. ATHEISM AND SOME FUNCTIONS OF MYTH...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (4): 377–386.
Published: 01 December 1971
...Marilyn L. Williamson Copyright © 1971 by Duke University Press 1971 THE MYTH OF ORPHEUS IN “L’ALLEGRO’’ AND “IL PENSEROSO” By MARILYNL. WILLIAMSON Though scholars have become increasingly aware that “L’Allegro” and “I1...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (4): 324–338.
Published: 01 December 1976
... Puzzle, is made uncasy By these solid stattics which so obviously tloub~ His antimythological myth. . . . W. H. Auden, “In Praise of Limcstone” BYRON’S CAIN AND THE ANTIMYTHOLOGICAL MYTH...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (2): 165–188.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Nancy Vogeley © 2001 University of Washington 2001 MLQ 62.2-03 Vogeley 4/20/01 3:00 PM Page 165 How Chivalry Formed the Myth of California Nancy Vogeley n 1862 Edward Everett Hale announced his find that the name Cali...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (1): 55–76.
Published: 01 March 1995
... Style . Mary Robinson and the Myth of Sappho Jerome McGann escribing the scope of her Fictions ofsappho, 1546-1937, Joan D DeJean points out that the French dominated the reception his- tory of the Greek poet until the eighteenth century, when “the English and the Germans...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (4): 427–444.
Published: 01 December 2003
... for twentieth-century poetry of the forthcoming Longman anthology of southern literature, Voices of the American South . The Myth of the Fixed-Form Villanelle Julie Kane he villanelle, like the sonnet and the sestina, is one of the “fixed T poetic forms,” whose rhyme schemes and metrical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (2): 297–301.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Richard P. Martin The Modern Construction of Myth . By Andrew Von Hendy. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2002. xvii + 386 pp. © 2004 University of Washington 2004 Richard P. Martin is Antony and Isabelle Raubitschek Chair of Classics at Stanford University. He is author...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (3): 303–305.
Published: 01 September 1981
... poems that con- tinue to please and to engage us in their rich and human complexity. DUSTINGRIFFIN New York Uniuersity Symbol and Truth in Blake’s Myth. By LEOPOLDDAMROSCH, JR. Princeton: Prince- ton University Press, 1980. xiv...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (3): 235–252.
Published: 01 September 1986
...Bertrand A. Goldgar Copyright © 1986 by Duke University Press 1986 MYTH AND HISTORY IN FIELDING’S JOURNEY FROM THlS WORLD TO THE NEXT By BERTRANDA. GOLDGAR Fielding’sJourney was dismissed by W. E. Henley as an “odd, clever...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (1): 119–120.
Published: 01 March 1946
... the attack on “rationalizing divines” in the Dunciad and the fondness shared by Pope and Fielding for the “Cibberian forehead.” W. I(. WIMSATT,JR. Yale University Endymion in England: The Literary History of a Greek Myth. By EDWALDs. LEC0nn-E. New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (3): 208–221.
Published: 01 September 1954
...Walter J. Ong, S.J. © 1954 University of Washington 1954 SWIFT ON THE MIND : THE MYTH OF ASEPSIS By WALTERJ. ONG,S.J. It is with Jonathan Swift as it is with most essayists whose pro- nouncements spring from impulses more strategic than scientific...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 377–380.
Published: 01 September 1951
... on page 148; and adopted the term transition-zone rather than graded area: (cf. German Stuffellandschaft) on page 135 ; these are, however, merely matters df personal preference. CARROLLE. REED University of Washington Mythes et...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (2): 195–197.
Published: 01 June 1978
.... That is not, however, his usual way. W. B. CARNOCHAN Stanford University Rousseau’s Socratic Aemilian Myths: A Literary Collation of “Emile” and the “Social Contraci.” By MADELEINEB. ELLIS.Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1977...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1991) 52 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 March 1991
...Elaine Tuttle Hansen Katherine Heinrichs. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1990. 270 pp. $28.50. Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 REVIEWS The Myths of Love: Classical Lovers in Medieval Literature. By KATHERINE HEIN...