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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (3): 290–293.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Gregory Mechacek The Full-Knowing Reader: Allusion and the Power of the Reader in the Western Literary Tradition . By Joseph Pucci. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1998. xxii + 263 pp. © 2001 University of Washington 2001 MLQ 62.3-05 Reviews 7/12/01 1:22 PM Page 285...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (4): 459–471.
Published: 01 December 1947
...Royal A. Gettmann THE AUTHOR AND THE PUBLISHER’S READER By ROYALA. GETTMANN In the following paper I shall state some facts and venture some generalizations about the relations between publishers and authors. More particularly, I ain interested...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 March 1995
...Shaun Kelley Jahshan Reader-Oriented Polyphony? Zhang Zhupo’s Commentary on the Jin Ping Mei Shaun Kelley Jahshan J in Ping Mei &B#, an anonymous work of the late sixteenth cen- tury first published circa 1618, is the earliest major Chinese chang- pian...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1978) 39 (3): 239–263.
Published: 01 September 1978
...JUDITH SCHERER HERZ Copyright © 1978 by Duke University Press 1978 MILTON AND MARVELL THE POET AS FIT READER By JUDITH SCHERERHERZ That two of the strongest, most original, and most interesting poets...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (2): 123–143.
Published: 01 June 1984
...John R. Knott, Jr. Copyright © 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 ∗ I am grateful to Wheaton College of Wheaton, Illinois, for the invitation to speak at a conference on “The Reader and Literature” (October 1982) that occasioned the lecture from which this essay developed...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (2): 173–186.
Published: 01 June 1988
...David H. Hirsch Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 AND WHAT ARE YOU, READER?l B’ B’ DAVID H. HIRSCH The humanities are in flux. Liberal democracy, on which the humanities rely for sustenance and which they in turn sustain...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (2): 187–189.
Published: 01 June 1988
...R. A. Shoaf M. Jordan Robert. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1987. viii + 182 pp. $25.00. Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 REVIEWS Chaucer’s Poetics and the Modern Reader. By ROBERTM. JORDAN. Berkeley: University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (3): 295–298.
Published: 01 September 1988
...Dominick LaCapra DOMINICK LACAPRA 295 The Hidden Reader: Slendhal, Balzac, Hugo, Baudelaire, Flauberl. By V ICTOK BKOMBEKT.Cambridge, Mass., and London: Harvard University Press, 1988. 226 pp. $27.50. The dust jacket of Victor...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (1): 111–114.
Published: 01 March 1997
... Milton and the Rmolutionary Reader. By Sharon Achinstein. Literature in His- tory. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1994. xiv t 272 pp. $37.50. Historicizing Milton: Spectacle, Power, arid Poetry in Restoration England. By Laura Lunger hoppers. Athens: University of Georgia Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (2): 181–192.
Published: 01 June 1980
...DANIEL MELNICK PROUST, MUSIC, AND THE READER By DANIELMELNICK Proust’s attempt was, as purely as possible, to embody a musical aes- thetic in A lu recherche du temps perdu, and the combination of limitation and achievement which results in his work...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (2): 195–198.
Published: 01 June 1980
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (2): 190–191.
Published: 01 June 1954
... life of Europe in the thirteenth century, and his tracts found many readers among the Germans at the time of the reform movements in the fifteenth century. The tenth century Vita B,rurtonis describes the political and ecclesiastical activity of Archbishop Bruno and seeks to justify...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (1): 143–147.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Joycelyn Moody Forgotten Readers: Recovering the Lost History of African American Literary Societies . By Elizabeth McHenry. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2002. xiv + 423 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Joycelyn Moody is associate professor of English at Saint Louis...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 461–492.
Published: 01 December 2011
... expectations and desires of readers to whom the gestures were addressed. It argues that if the aristocratic airs adopted by writers situate them squarely in the Old Regime, the readerly practices to which they appealed (and which they in turn shaped)—individualized and moralized as well as commercialized—might...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (3): 371–375.
Published: 01 September 2021
... about what falls outside Attridge’s ambit. The subtitle— From Homer’s Listeners to Shakespeare’s Readers —presages a book-long journey through time from the spoken to the written. But things are not so tidy. Soon after an excellent (and up-to-the-minute) treatment of the evolution of the Homeric...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (2): 173–204.
Published: 01 June 2017
..., of course, William Henry was responsible for every bit of the marginalia, which he crafted with an eye to eighteenth-century readers’ longing for a Shakespeare whose tastes complemented (and complimented) their own. “Upon the margins of this poem, I was most particular in my comments,” he recalls in his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (2): 192–194.
Published: 01 June 1981
...Michael Murrin L. MONTGOMERY ROBERT. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1979. vii + 235 pp. $14.00. Copyright © 1981 by Duke University Press 1981 REVIEWS The Reader’s Eye: Studies in Didactic Literary Theory from Dante...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (3): 370–371.
Published: 01 September 1948
...Floyd Stovall Richard D. Mosier. New York: King's Crown Press, 1947. Pp. vii + 207. $3.00. Copyright © 1948 by Duke University Press 1948 370 Reviews Making the American Mind: Social and Moral Ideas in the McGufley Readers. By RICHARDD. MOSIER.New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 171–191.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Nancy Glazener Robert Browning had a powerful following in the United States among readers who came of age during and after the Civil War, but caricatures of the Browning Society have obscured the terms on which he was admired. For many of those readers, a taste for Browning marked a generational...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (3): 419–438.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Angela Sorby Nineteenth-century reading practices (which involved the copying, memorizing, and unauthorized circulation of verses) blurred the line between readers and writers, vexing the very idea that a poem could have an owner. In 1867 a notorious attribution scandal pitted the established...