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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (4): 473–498.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Eric Weiskott Abstract Since the sixteenth century, the history of English poetics has had two sides: a history of theory and a history of practice. Contemporary literary scholars are mapping new connections between the history of theory and the history of practice, under the rubric of “historical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 9–16.
Published: 01 March 1942
... by Brusendorff,l who points out that since the rubrics are the only evidence for the assignment of the tale to the Second Nun, and since they are not the work of Chaucer but of a literary executor or editor, it is not a certain inference that Chaucer intended that tale for her.2 This doubt...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1986) 47 (4): 447–449.
Published: 01 December 1986
... REVIEWS This is fine as far as it goes. Indeed, Raval’s rubric is in a general way a good guide to the intricacies of Conrad’s political thought. It is true that an unquestioned rage for order may result in simplistic evaluations of Con- rad’s fiction, and Raval’s commitment to nonclosure...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (1): 106–109.
Published: 01 March 1995
... friendships, which get little more than approving mention), but he excludes them from full credit 108 MLQ I March 1995 as friendship under his own rubric. Under his rubric too much also gets included as friendship. Woolfs relationship to Fry...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1989) 50 (4): 398–401.
Published: 01 December 1989
... might be their consciousness of the class-specific nature of literary dis- course, a topic that Engell addresses under the rubric of “refinement.” But, like “variety,” “refinement” has only a spectral existence in this study. In his 400...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (3): 329–340.
Published: 01 September 2004
... under that rubric. Chakrabarty’s Provin- cializing Europe has done something to bring the problems of histori- Fuchs and Baker The Postcolonial Past 331 cism to the fore, but the book itself remains poised within the moment of “modernity,” since, as its author explains...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 March 2009
... of a conference of the same title that he orchestrated at UW. Sometimes a festschrift will bear a title along the lines of: essays on X, Y, or Z. This one, within the rubric of performance, is essays on just about every- thing, and that perfectly captures Herb’s breadth of vision. I did most of the detail...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (3): 312–317.
Published: 01 September 1979
... the probable and suggested the sublimity of the ordinary aspects of human experience. (p. 6) On one occasion, it is true, in his annotations to Bishop Watson, Blake seems to revert to Jackson’s rubric. Wordsworth, in his poetry, never does: nowhere does he use the word probable, and where he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (1): 5–22.
Published: 01 March 1992
... draws attention to John Shirley’s rubrics to three of Lydgate’s religious poems that testify to a link between Lydgate, Lacy, and Prince Henry and suggest “a common interest in liturgical composition” (p. 195). The rubrics are as follows: 1. “And folowing begynnethe a devoute salme...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (4): 317–330.
Published: 01 December 2001
... of the literature to the absolutist regime. Indeed, for Mehring, the oppositional nature of that literature could explain the pertinence of a period grouping, which for that very reason deserved a rubric other than the name of the monarch. Periodization of literature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1999) 60 (2): 270–276.
Published: 01 June 1999
... best describe it. It is not possible to consider the structure of the chaosmos of modernity here. I would like, however, to consider one of these histories, namely, the history of modernity as literary history, to return to the rubrics of de Man’s seminal essay, cited by Rabati at the outset...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (1): 132–133.
Published: 01 March 1969
.... 133 hypothesize that the French poets, even while imitating principally the rht?toriqueurs, chose the title “elegy” for these poems because the Latin elegiac poets had mixed poems of love and death under that rubric. What we are never told (Alice Hulubei’s work on the eclogue is included...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (2): 257–258.
Published: 01 June 1967
... Tolls, the longest set-piece essay in the book. Chapter Five is another such pastiche, loosely organized under the rubric of disillusionment and frustration over the constantly widening gap between the brute facts and the writers’ ideals. The illustrative material here in- cludes some poems...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (2): 186–187.
Published: 01 June 1956
.... Fongaro’s study, compact and yet rich in references and asides, examines Green under two main rubrics: “les composantes de l’existence” and “les comporte- ments des personnages.” Although the religious ingredients are examined in function of components like the sense of destiny, of solitude...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (3): 292–306.
Published: 01 September 1979
... vision of Milton’s tragedy” (p. 209). Paradise Regained shows how the paradise within may be achieved, Samson how it may be lost. After such a masterly display of learning and analysis, one hesitates to quarrel with the thesis that prophecy “is the rubric that best explains the phenomena...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (2): 179–194.
Published: 01 June 1970
... condition.. . forcd to druclge for that Food and Cloathing which other creatures receive freely fi-om the Bounty of Nature” (p. 363). This passage, included under the rubric “Nature” in the notebooks, refers of course to man’s physical difficulties; other passages refer to certain spiritual...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (2): 235–242.
Published: 01 June 1947
... to the French Academy. Thus ended the career of the hieratic sonneteer of the 1876 Parnarse contemporain. Perhaps the best-known name in the rubric of contributors to Ce Parnasse contemporain here under consideration is that of Paul de Musset ( 1804-1880), characterized by the Larousse Dictionnaire...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (4): 370–371.
Published: 01 December 1956
... Jones a chapter on the Pre-Raphaelites ; and Lionel Stevenson a chapter on fifteen later Victorian poets, from Coventry Patmore to Ernest Dowson. Without conforming to any rigid structural plan, the authors have generally assembled their material under such conventional rubrics...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (1): 74–76.
Published: 01 March 2023
... to a “case report” that has its own rubric in the New England Journal of Medicine , Fratto describes the process of emplotment in real life as experts and students debate the reasons for an illness and come up with the patient’s definitive diagnosis postmortem. From here the chapter looks to Cesar Lombroso...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1956) 17 (4): 369–370.
Published: 01 December 1956
... Victorian poets, from Coventry Patmore to Ernest Dowson. Without conforming to any rigid structural plan, the authors have generally assembled their material under such conventional rubrics as “bibliographies,” “editions,” “biographies,” and “critical studies.” The general aim has been...