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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (4): 538–541.
Published: 01 December 2021
... a different kind of autonomy, in which forms—parataxis or catachresis—carry on engagements of their own with the bewildered consent of the writer. Cowper and Keats are Nersessian’s noncautionary examples, but even Wordsworth was scarcely in retreat from “parts of the world that contain the greatest misery...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 98–99.
Published: 01 March 1943
... of asyndetic parataxis. Dr. Meritt calls attention to this uncertainty in his comparison of KOlVOfi with asyndetic parataxis in the Old High German Tatian (pp. 86-89). Yet he believes that some of the Herman C. Meyer 99 cases of asyndetic parataxis allow...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 96–98.
Published: 01 March 1943
... period the verb was generally used without a pronoun subject, we should therefore feel this to be a case of asyndetic parataxis. Dr. Meritt calls attention to this uncertainty in his comparison of KOlVOfi with asyndetic parataxis in the Old High German Tatian (pp. 86-89). Yet he believes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 307–329.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Supernaturalism: Tradition and Revolution in Romantic Literature . New York : Norton . Adorno Theodor W . 1965 . “ Parataxis: Zur späten Lyrik Hölderlins. ” In Noten zur Literatur , vol. 3 , 156 - 209 . Frankfurt am Main : Suhrkamp . Barthes Roland . 1967 . “ Le discours de l’histoire...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1943) 4 (1): 99–100.
Published: 01 March 1943
...Dieter Cunz Lavinia Mazzucchetti Adelheid Lohner. Zürich-Einsiedeln, Switzerland: Benziger Publ., 1941. Pp. 487. $5.00. Copyright © 1943 by Duke University Press 1943 Herman C. Meyer 99 cases of asyndetic parataxis allow an && KOWO...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (1): 102–103.
Published: 01 March 1967
... discusses the repetitive and parallelistic forms of expres- sion much favored by Berceo. He comments on the poet’s use of chiasmus, synonymy, parataxis, and antithesis. Since these devices constitute the poet’s trademarks, their extent and interrelationship might well form a study in itself...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (4): 413–445.
Published: 01 December 2015
... with the poet, or even with the press agents supposedly responsible for the volume, but also with the readers whose aesthetic engagement was shaped by the volume’s material parataxis. 10 The fictional A. B. describes the indistinct boundaries between poetic forms and textual formats, noting how his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (1): 103–105.
Published: 01 March 1967
... discusses the repetitive and parallelistic forms of expres- sion much favored by Berceo. He comments on the poet’s use of chiasmus, synonymy, parataxis, and antithesis. Since these devices constitute the poet’s trademarks, their extent and interrelationship might well form a study in itself...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (2): 231–233.
Published: 01 June 1995
.../syrnphony in European classical music.” The analogy with the symphony rests on three things: the conven- tional parataxis of tempi from movemcnt to movement (where the sad and lyrical themes of the nasih constitute a “slow niovemcnt,” and the tnhil and the praise are “fast movements the ternary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (1): 79–95.
Published: 01 March 2015
...). Keywords impossibility/necessity of writing, autonomy of words, parataxis [Thomas] perceived all the strangeness there was in being observed by a word as if by a living being, and not simply by one word, but by all the words that were in that word, by all those that went...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 605–608.
Published: 01 December 2004
... and parataxis characteristic of both Scottish and American idioms. Whereas the centripetal authority of English literature lays down traditional patterns of grammatical authority, argues Manning, the centrifugal style of Scottish and American writing is constituted more by the sum of its parts, bringing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 609–612.
Published: 01 December 2004
... and parataxis characteristic of both Scottish and American idioms. Whereas the centripetal authority of English literature lays down traditional patterns of grammatical authority, argues Manning, the centrifugal style of Scottish and American writing is constituted more by the sum of its parts, bringing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 612–615.
Published: 01 December 2004
... and parataxis characteristic of both Scottish and American idioms. Whereas the centripetal authority of English literature lays down traditional patterns of grammatical authority, argues Manning, the centrifugal style of Scottish and American writing is constituted more by the sum of its parts, bringing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 616–618.
Published: 01 December 2004
... the Scottish and American Enlightenments, though its thesis reaches much further, arguing in general terms that the organic, hierarchical struc- tures of English language and culture are challenged by a rhetoric of accu- mulation and parataxis characteristic of both Scottish and American idioms. Whereas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 618–621.
Published: 01 December 2004
... the Scottish and American Enlightenments, though its thesis reaches much further, arguing in general terms that the organic, hierarchical struc- tures of English language and culture are challenged by a rhetoric of accu- mulation and parataxis characteristic of both Scottish and American idioms. Whereas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 621–624.
Published: 01 December 2004
... the Scottish and American Enlightenments, though its thesis reaches much further, arguing in general terms that the organic, hierarchical struc- tures of English language and culture are challenged by a rhetoric of accu- mulation and parataxis characteristic of both Scottish and American idioms. Whereas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 624–627.
Published: 01 December 2004
... the Scottish and American Enlightenments, though its thesis reaches much further, arguing in general terms that the organic, hierarchical struc- tures of English language and culture are challenged by a rhetoric of accu- mulation and parataxis characteristic of both Scottish and American idioms. Whereas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 628–631.
Published: 01 December 2004
... the Scottish and American Enlightenments, though its thesis reaches much further, arguing in general terms that the organic, hierarchical struc- tures of English language and culture are challenged by a rhetoric of accu- mulation and parataxis characteristic of both Scottish and American idioms. Whereas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (1): 59–78.
Published: 01 March 2000
... the parataxis seems anticlosural, hence resembling gluttony more than a well-balanced diet. Much as Penshurst itself today strikes the viewer as built for envious show, so Jonson’s poem and cognate texts do not uniformly achieve the modesty they advocate. Given the length...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (1): 47–67.
Published: 01 March 1976
... as an epigraph in his “Conclusion” to The Renaissance (English Prose of the Victorian Era, p. 1408). W. DAVID SHAW 63 point in the short, rigid clauses of the central stanza. The imposition of the stern parataxi&“and they flow,” “and nothing stands...