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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (4): 355–369.
Published: 01 December 1972
...Patrick Brantlinger Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 TO SEE NEW WORLDS CURIOSITY IN PARADISE LOST By PATRICKBRANTLINGER When Michael and Adam ascend the highest hill in Paradise to gaze...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (4): 499–520.
Published: 01 December 2022
... other Victorian-era universalisms but also may illuminate unmarked universals pertaining to standards of authenticity or aesthetic value in nineteenth-century literary studies today. In what follows, we propose that seeing global religion—bringing it forward as a category of analysis, an object...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (1): 106–109.
Published: 01 March 1995
...Kathleen Blake 106 MLQI March 1995 Seeing Together:Friendship between the Sexes in English Writingfiom Mill to Woo& By Victor Luftig. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 1993. viii + 308 pp. $35.00. This is a book of interest...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1975) 36 (4): 376–389.
Published: 01 December 1975
...Jonathan Ramsey Copyright © 1975 by Duke University Press 1975 SEEING AND PERCEIVING IN WORDSWORTH’S AN EVENING WALK By .JONATHAN RAMSEY \.Ye commonly look upon Wordsworth’s earliest poetry as the rriiscli- rected...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (1): 3–14.
Published: 01 March 1976
...Edgar Schell Copyright © 1976 by Duke University Press 1976 SEEING THROUGH A GLASS DARKLY THE ACTION IMITATED BY THE SECUNDA PASTORUM By EDGARSCHELL It has been a long time since...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (4): 458–471.
Published: 01 December 1966
...R. H. Super Copyright © 1966 by Duke University Press 1966 1 David J. DeLaura. “Matthew Arnold and John Henry Newman: The Oxford Sentiment and the Religion of the Future.” Texas Studies in Literature and Language , VI, Supplement (1965), 571–702. SEEING HOW...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1984) 45 (1): 48–60.
Published: 01 March 1984
...Susan M. Griffin Copyright © 1984 by Duke University Press 1984 SEEING DOUBLES REFLECTIONS OF THE SELF IN JAMES’S SENSE OF THE PAST By SUSANM. GKIFFIN The Sense ofthe Past has traditionally...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (2): 181–197.
Published: 01 June 2003
... of the Social Democratic Party; it was related in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, 6 March 1985. 2 See Hinrich C. Seeba, Fabelhafte Einheit: Von deutschen Mythen und nationaler Identität, in Zwischen Traum und Trauma: Die Nation: Transatlantische Perspektiven zur Geschichte eines Problems, ed. Claudia...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (3): 286–291.
Published: 01 September 1951
... 287 Others0 properly see in Crusoe’s companion an ideal or noble sav- age; and here we have a more substantial clue. Defoe’s engaging noble savage was, of course, no novelty, as readers of Montaigne and of Renaissance travelers know ; but the type had become newly famous, not to say...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (4): 417–419.
Published: 01 December 1945
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 277–292.
Published: 01 June 2013
... the bankruptcy of the category of minor literature when one thinks about world literature. Several examples from lusophone writers and others point to the need to rethink the national categorization of literature. Instead of seeing some literatures as minor, Medeiros proposes seeing them as “eccentric...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 415–441.
Published: 01 December 2009
... and cognition to reverse the polarity; he did not see the collector revivifying the dead form of the ballad so much as ballads and songs themselves galvanizing the members of a nation. Joseph Ritson, an antiquarian dedicated to the most rigorous standards of authentication, also published “garlands...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (1): 19–48.
Published: 01 March 2011
... not substantiate the claims for a close connection. The miscontextualization of Fielding illustrates a common methodological problem: presuming a context that is only one among many possibilities. We need to see Fielding as he was—a brilliant, experimental Grub Street writer who evolved independently of his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 129–161.
Published: 01 June 2011
... a mediating relay between world literature and world-systems but to see if a third analysis, focusing on the ontology of composed works, can bring “world” differently into the picture. The essay also investigates whether such a theory makes any difference to our understanding of world literature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (3): 433–451.
Published: 01 September 2012
... explore their formation in this way may discover new ways of seeing the affiliations between subjected parts of the world. In this light, derangement also assumes a productive force: it makes available new perspectives derived from shared but diverse expressions of peripheral historicity. The fundamental...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (3): 301–319.
Published: 01 September 2017
... that periodizing scholarship has been reading his poetry. Readers can approach Milton’s works as he approached his earlier sources: to see what they might offer our understanding of events in our contexts, that is, anachronistically. Reading anachronistically is, after all, one of the principal advantages...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (1): 21–27.
Published: 01 March 2019
... and remember more often the eighteenth-century narrative experiments that unfolded when liberalism was still new. Eliza Haywood’s novel of amorous (and sapphic) intrigue The British Recluse (1722) suggests one reason to do that remembering. To see how Haywood uses the figure of the contract—very differently...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 27–53.
Published: 01 March 2021
.... The essay’s conclusion compares Herbert’s poem with another strange praise poem, Paul Celan’s “Psalm.” The essay claims that if Cavell sees praise as signaling a triumph over doubt, “The Flower” shows, as only verse can, how praise and doubt accompany each other, using doubt to keep praise at a distance from...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 239–257.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Leigh Dale Nobody wants an embarrassing ancestor. What to do, then, with the Victorians in writing the history of the teaching of English in universities? Many have solved this problem by mounting arguments that propel the reader swiftly past the second half of the century—“nothing to see here...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 297–316.
Published: 01 June 2014
... disciplines, it is incumbent on English studies now to see that these practices flourish in the field of media studies that seems likely to succeed it during the century ahead. A Field of Magpies: Disciplinary Emergence as Modus Vivendi in English Studies Herbert F. Tucker ur summons to draw...