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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (2): 123–155.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Jerome McGann This essay reconsiders Cooper’s work and its historical position in two salient relations: first, the Euro-American legal representations that organized the seizure and settlement of the American land from the mid-seventeenth to the mid-nineteenth century; second, the canonical ways...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (2): 251–254.
Published: 01 June 2012
...David Simpson David Simpson is G. B. Needham Chair and Distinguished Professor of English at the University of California, Davis. His forthcoming book is titled Romanticism and the Question of the Stranger. Ground Zero Fiction: History, Memory, and Representation in the American 9...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (4): 483–486.
Published: 01 December 1992
... relation in which any ethnographic account stands to representational accuracy and persuasive versimilitude. In Psalmanazar's case, the relation is confounded by his later repentance and confession, itself a doc- ument that makes representational claims not easily verified. Stewart next writes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (3): 307–326.
Published: 01 September 1993
...Constance Jordan Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 The Household and the State: Transformations in the Representation of an Analogy from Aristotle to James I Constance Jordan 0f the many forms of analogy that characterized the culture of early...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (2): 191–213.
Published: 01 June 1994
...Sibylle Maria Fischer Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 Sibylle Maria Fischer is completing her dissertation in Spanish and Portuguese and Comparative Literature at Columbia University on problems of representation in Latin American and German literatures in the late...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 March 1998
..., and at the heart of the deepest anxieties of the body politic. Priscilla Wald, University of Washington New Novel, New Wave, New Politics: Fiction and the Representation of History in Postwar France. By Lynn A. Higgins. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1996. ix + 259...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (3): 311–313.
Published: 01 September 1983
...Elaine Tuttle Hansen Warren Ginsberg. Toronto, Buffalo, London: University of Toronto Press, 1983. 202 pp. $27.50. Copyright © 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 REVIEWS The Cast of Character: The Representation of Personality in Ancient and Medieval...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (2): 192–194.
Published: 01 June 1988
... Representation. By HAYDENWHITE. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987. xiii + 244 pp. $26.50 In this compilation of essays from 1979 onward, Hayden White engages four recurrent themes, though they are not set out as such: the relation- ship between history and narrative...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (2): 183–186.
Published: 01 June 1989
...STEPHEN A. BARNEY R. Edwards Robert. Durham, N.C., and London: Duke University Press, 1989. xvi + 189 pp. $32.50. Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 The Dream of Chaucer: Representation and Rejlection in the Early Narratives. By ROBERTR. EDWARDS.Durham, N.C...
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Published: 01 June 2023
Figure 3. The minor characters of Pregnant Butch respond to their representation within the text, highlighting the affective and temporal relationalities that shape queer character. Illustration from A. K. Summers, Pregnant Butch: Nine Long Months Spent in Drag . Copyright © 2014 by A. K More
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Published: 01 December 2023
Figure 1. Scivias , declaratio and representation of Hildegard and Volmar. Digital scan of a 1920s photographic print of the Rupertsberg Scivias (formerly Wiesbaden, Hessische Landesbibliothek, Hs. 1, fol. 1r). Courtesy of the Abtei St. Hildegard. More
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Published: 01 December 2023
Figure 2. Scivias , declaratio and representation of Hildegard and Volmar. Digital reproduction of the Rüdesheimer Codex . Rüdesheim am Rhein, Abtei St. Hildegard, Hs. 1, fol. 1r. Courtesy of the Abtei St. Hildegard. More
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (2): 237–240.
Published: 01 June 2012
... is author of The Poem’s Two Bodies: The Poetics of the 1590 “Faerie Queene” (1988) and Dreams of the Burning Child: Sacrificial Sons and the Father’s Witness (2003). The Seeds of Things: Theorizing Sexuality and Materiality in Renaissance Representations . By Goldberg Jonathan . New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (4): 427–448.
Published: 01 December 1992
... makeup. Thus Clement astutely decodes both “the hysteric” and “the diva” as tropes in nine- teenth-century cultural representations for the ambivalent position ascribed to femininity. Suffering and recuperating from their pain, both types of women enact a dialectic of undoing and victory...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (2): 247–249.
Published: 01 June 1992
...David Punter Alexander Welsh. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1992. xi + 262 pp. $29.95. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 REVIEWS Strong Representations: Narrative and Circumstantial Euidenee in England. By ALEXANDERWELSH...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (1): 95–99.
Published: 01 March 1983
... vis- ual images in Shakespeare’s theater give concrete fulfillment to Shake- speare’s verbal magic. University of Chicago DAVIDBEVINGTON Costly Monuments: Representations of the Self in George Herbert$ Poetry. By BAR- BAnA LEAHHARMAN. Cambridge...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (2): 204–207.
Published: 01 June 1984
...). ROBERTW. UPHAUS Michigan State University (East Lansing) I The Impossible Observer: Reawn and the Reader in Eighteenth-Century Prose (Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1979), p. 27. Representations of Revolution (I 789-1820).By RONALDPAULSON. New Haven and London: Yale...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (1): 121–141.
Published: 01 March 2016
..., not theme and representation, at the center of the historically material practices of poetry. For superversive poetics, poems are not only representations but also quite singular machines, devices for body modification. Here the verse repertoire of Robert Browning’s Fifine at the Fair , in particular its...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 77–101.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Simon Kemp A la recherche du temps perdu , the last great pre-Freudian novel of the mind, has attracted much attention from psychoanalytic critics since its publication. This article explores the analysis of Proust’s novel by critics, with a particular focus on the representation of the conscious...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (2): 219–246.
Published: 01 June 2016
... ceremonies. The omission of Racine’s tragic corpus is a gaping hole in Louis Marin’s discussion of the seventeenth-century theory of representation. Marin sees a perfect correlation between Pierre Corneille’s theater and the theatricality of power, conceived of as a force constructed through a dialectic...