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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2011) 72 (2): 225–252.
Published: 01 June 2011
... test case is a reading of how The Waste Land fleshes out the potential in emphasizing the power of relations over the power of foundational thinking. Charles Altieri teaches English at the University of California, Berkeley. His most recent books are The Particulars of Rapture: An Aesthetics...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1994) 55 (2): 125–147.
Published: 01 June 1994
... the social, economic, and literary histories of the ancien régime. Reading the Moment and the Moment of Reading in Gdfigny‘s L&tres d9unePh~- Thomas M. Kavanagh ew works reveal more about the convoluted relations between Fexperience and expression, reading and writing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1996) 57 (2): 289–303.
Published: 01 June 1996
...Debra A. Castillo © 1996 University of Washington 1996 Reading Loose Women Reading Debra A. Castillo Who reads novels in Latin America these days? In view of the post- boom disillusion with the role of the writer in society, what is the use value of fiction? According...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2004) 65 (1): 149–160.
Published: 01 March 2004
... (2002). The Time of Commitment: Reading “Sapho 1900” Reading Sappho Joan DeJean To the memory of Jack Winkler, who set an example by taking a political stand without sacrificing scholarly standards hose of us who work on the first manifestations of what is now Tknown as...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1992) 53 (4): 409–425.
Published: 01 December 1992
...Bill Readings Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 SUBLIME POLITICS: THE END OF THE PAR” LINE By BILL READINGS THE POLITICS OF THE SUBUME An interest in the sublime is...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1994) 55 (3): 321–326.
Published: 01 September 1994
...Bill Readings Guillory John. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993. 392 pp. $36.00. Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 Reviews Cultural Capital: The Problem of Literary Canon Formation. By John Guillory. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993. 392 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1950) 11 (4): 498–499.
Published: 01 December 1950
...Francis Lee Utley Roger Sherman Loomis. New York: Columbia University Press, 1948. Pp. 32. $0.60. Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 REVIEWS Introduction to Medieval Literature Chiefly in England: A Reading List and Bibliography. Second...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2003) 64 (3): 349–376.
Published: 01 September 2003
... autobiography. “Books and Bad Company”: Reading the Female Plot in Teresa de la Parra’s IŽgenia Kristine Byron La pretendida autora de esa nueva IÞgenia . . . [c]ometió es cierto, la horrible indiscreción de hacer editar en París bajo su nombre, ese diario íntimo que yo había...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2008) 69 (2): 195–219.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Paul B. Armstrong Although form and history are joined in reading, the profession of literary studies has regularly regarded formalism and historicism as opposites and even antagonists. When dichotomous terms replicate themselves without mediation, a phenomenological approach to resolving the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2008) 69 (1): 187–194.
Published: 01 March 2008
... include On Literature (2002), Literature as Conduct: Speech Acts in Henry James (2005), and The J. Hillis Miller Reader (2005). Reading (about) Modern Chinese Literature in a Time of Globalization J. Hillis Miller hy should I (or any American or European, for that matter) Wwant...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2008) 69 (4): 586–589.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Herbert Lindenberger The Look of Reading: Book, Painting, Text . By Garrett Stewart. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006. xvii + 411 pp. © 2008 by University of Washington 2008 Herbert Lindenberger is Avalon Foundation Professor of Humanities Emeritus at Stanford University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2009) 70 (4): 532–534.
Published: 01 December 2009
...John Watkins Reading the Allegorical Intertext: Chaucer, Spenser, Shakespeare, Milton . By Judith H. Anderson. New York: Fordham University Press, 2008. x + 436 pp. University of Washington 2009 John Watkins is professor of English, medieval studies, and Italian studies at the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2010) 71 (1): 94–97.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Rosemarie Bodenheimer The Burdens of Perfection: On Ethics and Reading in Nineteenth-Century British Literature . By Andrew H. Miller. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2008. xiv + 260 pp. University of Washington 2010 Rosemarie Bodenheimer is professor of English at Boston...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2010) 71 (3): 329–366.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Kathleen Verduin Self-consciousness was eminently John Updike's hallmark theme, the matrix of his sustained confrontation with mortality and the condition of his alliance with Christianity. As with most literate persons, Updike's self-consciousness was stimulated by reading. His extensive oeuvre...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2011) 72 (1): 124–127.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Elizabeth Freeman Everybody's Family Romance: Reading Incest in Neoliberal America . By Gillian Harkins. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2009. xx + 316 pp. © 2011 by University of Washington 2011 Elizabeth Freeman is professor of English at the University of California...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 2013) 74 (2): 171–195.
Published: 01 June 2013
... reading methods we bring to born-translated writing are symbiotic with dominant accounts of modernism, and they give us the opportunity to develop new methods and new approaches to literary history. Rebecca L. Walkowitz is associate professor of English at Rutgers University and Walter Jackson...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1997) 58 (2): 229–233.
Published: 01 June 1997
... in the Renaissance, as Marotti does so well, need not pre- clude attending to the works of the socially conditioned creatures we call individuals. G. W. Pigman 111, California Institute of Technology The Rhetoric of Sufm’ng: Reading the Book of Job in the Eighteenth...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2000) 61 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Susan J. Wolfson © 2000 University of Washington 2000 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. MLQ 61.1-01Wolfson.ak 6/1/00 2:25 PM Page 1 Reading for Form Susan J. Wolfson...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1999) 60 (3): 295–319.
Published: 01 September 1999
...Elizabeth A. Spiller Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Cervantes avant la Lettre: The Material Transformation of Romance Reading Culture in Don Quijote Elizabeth A. Spiller f Don Qugote as a whole narrates the literary-historical transforma- Ition of the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2000) 61 (4): 683–686.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Ros Ballaster Licensing Entertainment: The Elevation of Novel Reading in Britain,1684–1750. By William B. Warner. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998. xvi + 325 pp. $48.00 cloth, $22.50 paper. © 2000 University of Washington 2000 MLQ 61.4-05Reviews.cs 11/13/00 2:08 PM Page...