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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1976) 37 (2): 168–178.
Published: 01 June 1976
...William F. Hall Copyright © 1976 by Duke University Press 1976 THE MEANING OF THE SACRED FOUNT “ITS OWN LITTLE LAW OF COMPOSITION’’ By WILLIAMF. HALL The psychological interpretation of The Sacred Fount is still the...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1983) 44 (4): 394–409.
Published: 01 December 1983
...Dorothy A. Winsor Copyright © 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 IRIS MURDOCH’S CONFLICTING ETHICAL DEMANDS SEPARATION VERSUS PASSIVITY IN THE SACRED AND PROFANE LOVE MACHINE...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2009) 70 (1): 43–66.
Published: 01 March 2009
... author of Stages of Terror: Terrorism, Ideology, and Coercion as Theatre History (1991). His current project — a series of meditations on art, spirit, and the unconscious — is tentatively titled Ecopoesis: Art as Survival . The Sacred Clade and the Rhizomatic Dis-ease of History Anthony...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 2014) 75 (1): 29–55.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Heritage , edited by Sabor Peter , 78 – 81 . London : Routledge and Kegan Paul . Gothic Time, Sacred Time Jesse Molesworth Farewell till Saturday. As soon as the Clock strikes twelve, expect me at your chamber-­door. — Great Mogul to Don Raymond, Marquis de las Cisternas...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1985) 46 (3): 332–335.
Published: 01 September 1985
... Muse: Images of Sacred Disjunction in Milton’s Poetry. By SANFORD BUDICK.New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1985. ix + 213 pp. $18.00. In his seminal essay “Milton’s Counterplot” Geoffrey Hartman observed that in Paradise Lost Milton often evokes a visual image, only to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1988) 49 (2): 120–141.
Published: 01 June 1988
...Heath Moon Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 SAVING JAMES FROM MODERNISM HOW TO READ THE SACRED FOUNT By HEATHMOON The subject for decades of the most painstaking analysis, The Sacred Fount, one would expect...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1970) 31 (4): 504–506.
Published: 01 December 1970
...Stephen Manning Sarah Appleton Weber. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1969. x + 292 pp. $10.00. Copyright © 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 REVIEWS Theology and Poetiy in the Middle English Lyric: A Study of Sacred History and Aesthetic...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1972) 33 (2): 181–183.
Published: 01 June 1972
...Lionel J. Friedman Nicolas James Perella. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1969, 356 pp. $10.95. Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 REVIEWS The Kiss Sacred and Profane: An Interpretative History of Kiss Symbolism...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2012) 73 (4): 487–504.
Published: 01 December 2012
... nothing for granted mutually highlights Chinese and Western cultures. China, for instance, exhibits no disjuncture between sacred and profane, hence no canon in the Western sense. Even difference is too relative a term; cultures must be grasped in terms of separations, of how they stand apart from one...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2017) 78 (3): 421–441.
Published: 01 September 2017
...David Quint Abstract Milton shapes his depiction of Eden in Paradise Lost as a response to Edmund Waller’s On St. James’s Park , a celebrated poem of the Restoration. Waller’s description of the royal park, newly improved by Charles II—a a new Eden, a sacred, oracular grove next to the temple-like...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1982) 43 (2): 176–179.
Published: 01 June 1982
... or the sacred. 1 Love’s Body (New York: Random House, 1966), p. 198. DON NORFORD 177 Two major formulations important for Lieb’s book are Otto’s distinction between “the non-rational factors in the idea of the divine and its...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1944) 5 (2): 155–162.
Published: 01 June 1944
... unsuccessful, and for fifty years the secular poetry was practically disregarded. On the other hand, selections from Silex Scintilluns had been included in Thomas Campbell’s Specimens of the British Poets (London, 1819). Although modern preference for the sacred poems begins with Campbell, this...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1973) 34 (2): 146–160.
Published: 01 June 1973
... Eliade’s comparative phenomenology of profane and sacred experience; l2 and (3) to suggest that the poem’s minimal structure of two opposed perceptions, which makes it difficult to approach through any of the established methodologies of Romantic criticism, also illuminates central issues in...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1979) 40 (2): 196–198.
Published: 01 June 1979
... reflect the paradise that lies at the entrance and the exit of human time. With the possible exception of the tem- ple, the garden’s arrangement of nature is the most sacred of created spaces and hence the most usable to retrospective and proleptic thought about para- dise. As Comito demonstrates...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1986) 47 (2): 192–194.
Published: 01 June 1986
... texts, and understanding this should lead us to alter our expectations of’ those texts. Burns’s central thesis is that the Vulgate Cycle is the field on which the battle between Scripture and Rhetoric is played out, “as the notion of the Divine text that copies sacred truth struggles...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1979) 40 (4): 420–422.
Published: 01 December 1979
...,” “The Figure in the Carpet,” The Turn of lhe Screw, and The Sacred Fount. As James himself so often did, Kimmon approaches her literary problem by way of a visual one. Drawing on E. H. Gombrich’s brilliant discussion of optical puzzles like the alternating rabbit-or-duck or the urn-with-two...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1946) 7 (3): 371–372.
Published: 01 September 1946
... Ambassadors (1903), the last being highest ; the low points were scored by The Bostonians (1886), The Sacred Fount (1901), and The Golden Bowl (1904), The Sacred Fount being lowest. Later critics have found more to admire in the technique of The Awkward Age and in the qualities in The Wings of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1946) 7 (3): 372–373.
Published: 01 September 1946
... were scored by The Bostonians (1886), The Sacred Fount (1901), and The Golden Bowl (1904), The Sacred Fount being lowest. Later critics have found more to admire in the technique of The Awkward Age and in the qualities in The Wings of the Dove, The Golden Bowl, and the later short stories...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1995) 56 (1): 31–53.
Published: 01 March 1995
... eighteenth- century deist John Toland who attribute alphabetic priority to the Egyptians, Chaldeans, or Phoenicians.’ But in arguing for the divine priority of Hebrew writing and Judaic culture, Defoe shifts the alpha- bet’s history from the sacred Scripture to a profane and modern con...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1974) 35 (1): 85–87.
Published: 01 March 1974
... critical issue that runs through Morris’s study is the one raised most memorably by Dr. Johnson. Religious truth, particularly in its apoca- lyptic form, exceeds the powers of imagination. We risk frivolity and sacri- lege when we impose familiar terms and feelings upon sacred mysteries. Such...