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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (2): 275–278.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Juliet Shields Freedom's Empire: Race and the Rise of the Novel in Atlantic Modernity, 1640 – 1940 . By Laura Doyle. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2008. xii + 578 pp. University of Washington 2009 Juliet Shields is assistant professor of English at the University of Washington...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (1): 123–125.
Published: 01 March 1999
...Russ Castronovo Castronovo I Review 123 From Emerson to King: Democracy, Race, and the Politics ofprotest. By Anita Haya Patterson. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. x + 257 pp. $49.95. Many different “Emersons” circulate through...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (3): 339–341.
Published: 01 September 1994
...Dana D. Nelson Sundquist Eric. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap, 1993. ix + 705 pp. $29.95. Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 Nelson I Review 339 To Wake the Nations: Race in the Making of American Literature. By Eric Sund- quist...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (3): 390–393.
Published: 01 September 1995
... expatriate modernists use black dialect to correlate rebel- liousness with a conservative sense of tradition (ultimately denying dialect its possible social force), and of how plain American modernists like the New York avant-garde demonstrated “a persistent inability to understand how race fit...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (1): 99–119.
Published: 01 March 1998
...Andrew Hoberek Race Man, Organization Man, Invisible Man Andrew Hoberek The organization had given the world a new shape, and me a vital role. -Invisible Man Since the 1952 publication of Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man, one question has preoccupied its critics more...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 March 2003
... of Affiliation in Antebellum Literature is forthcoming. Intimacy and Affliction: DuBois, Race, and Psychoanalysis Peter Coviello Carrying out that line of thinking, we might be able to see in an apposite psy- choanalytic protocol for the subjects of “race” . . . an entirely new...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (3): 391–422.
Published: 01 September 2004
... in medieval and early modern English texts. Race, Periodicity, and the (Neo-) Middle Ages Lisa Lampert n the last decade there has been a notable body of work on premod- Iern racial and ethnic representation. In medieval studies, questions of race and racism, anti-Semitism, and premodern...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (3): 408–411.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Jennifer Rae Greeson To Hell and Back: Race and Betrayal in the Southern Novel . By Jeff Abernathy. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2003. xii + 225 pp. University of Washington 2006 Jennifer Rae Greeson is assistant professor of English at Princeton University. Her first book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (1): 119–121.
Published: 01 March 1948
... study of the “Stern des Bundes,” and for which we are really grateful. AUGUSTCLOSS University of Bristol The Private Life of the Master Race: A Documentary Play. By BERTOLTBRECHT. English version and an essay on Brecht by ERICRUSSELL...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (1): 80–82.
Published: 01 March 1988
...Allen F. Stein Nettels Elsa. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1988. xi + 236 pp. $23.00. Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 80 REVIEWS Language, Race, and Social Class in Howells’s America. By ELSANETTELS. Lex...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 493–520.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Cohen, Colin Dayan, Sheila Jelen, Ari Joskowicz, Phil Lieberman, Sergio Romero, Rachel Teukolsky, and Ben Tran for their insightful suggestions for improving this essay. © 2011 by University of Washington 2011 Modernist Indexicality: The Language of Gender, Race, and Domesticity in Hebrew...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 562–566.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Laura Winkiel Laura Winkiel is associate professor of English at the University of Colorado at Boulder. She is American editor of twentieth-century and contemporary British and postcolonial literature for Blackwell's online journal, Literature Compass ; author of Modernism, Race...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 429–432.
Published: 01 September 2013
... in the formation of twentieth-century American modernisms. Her book American Pulp is forthcoming. Real Folks: Race and Genre in the Great Depression . By Retman Sonnet . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2011 . xiii + 322 pp . © 2013 by University of Washington 2013 Reference...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (4): 566–569.
Published: 01 December 2013
... since the 1970s. The Souls of Mixed Folk: Race, Politics, and Aesthetics in the New Millennium . By Elam Michele . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2011 . viii + 277 pp. © 2013 by University of Washington 2013 References Berlant Lauren . 1997 . The Queen...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (2): 269–272.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Cyrena N. Pondrom Genders, Races, and Religious Cultures in Modern American Poetry,1908-1934 . By Rachel Blau DuPlessis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001. xiv + 238 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Ideographia: The Chinese Cipher in Early Modern Europe...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (1): 124–129.
Published: 01 March 1998
... and implications of terms like race and culture that are currently favored in the multicultural debates in and out of the academy. With Our America: Nativism, Modernism, and Pluralism he offers a genealogy of multiculturalism that begins in the cultural pluralism of the 1920s. While Michaels distinguishes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (3): 418–421.
Published: 01 September 1999
... long believed (“Of course he didn’t, there’s every reason to doubt itThis case reveals, Staples suggests, that what “we” believe about “race” has always had less to do with facts than with how cer- tain beliefs work for us, indeed, create that very sense of an “us.” Conse- quently, ideas about...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 279–280.
Published: 01 September 1960
... by La Po& des races celtiques, is erroneous because of “la croyance latente qu’il existe un caracere celtique nette- ment dktermini, un type racial dont les traits forment un ensemble cohkrent et harmoniewt.” He feels that Renan idealized the Celts by projecting on them traits which he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 278–279.
Published: 01 September 1960
... d’etudes Franqaises de Yale University, 1959. Pp. 251. 1200 frs. This is a study of the Celtic role in Renan. RenC Galand feels that Renan’s concept of the “Celtic soul,” as reflected by La Po& des races celtiques, is erroneous because of “la croyance latente qu’il existe un caracere celtique...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (4): 527–543.
Published: 01 December 2012
... remains critical for understanding its impor- tance in premodern America. Indeed, the culture of Anglo-­Saxonism was so pervasive that it engaged American authors as well as scholars. As Reginald Horsman notes in his groundbreaking study Race and Mani­ fest Destiny, “American authors called...