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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (3): 315–343.
Published: 01 September 2021
... and the interpretation of the novel’s character-system as a population. Network analyses of three highly populous works—Charles Dickens’s Bleak House , James Joyce’s Ulysses , and David Simon’s HBO series The Wire —yield measures of social density and character centrality that show how Joyce adapted a Dickensian network...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (2): 201–235.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Lauren M. E. Goodlad This essay connects the television series Mad Men to Anthony Trollope’s Prime Minister and Gustave Flaubert’s Madame Bovary . All are serialized narratives of capitalist globalization in which motifs of exile articulate the experience of breached sovereignty in a modern world...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (2): 259–277.
Published: 01 June 2014
... university: specifically, its reconstitution of purpose in the light of a series of legislative reforms (1855-1921) and its radically changing relation to the established Church of England. Events at Cambridge suggest decidedly unstable notions of public secularity and enduring uncertainty about reconciling...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (2): 193–217.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Samuel Fallon Abstract After the popular Elizabethan writer Robert Greene died in 1592, a series of pamphlets appeared with stories of his ghost’s haunting returns. These pamphlets—Henry Chettle’s Kind-Harts Dreame (1592), Barnabe Riche’s Greenes Newes both from Heauen and Hell (1593), and John...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (3): 391–413.
Published: 01 September 2008
..., and Andreas Killen, among others? What might such a thought experiment tell us about postmodernism, and about periodization in general? Even more decisively than in 1973, culture in 1966 is characterized by a series of “breakdowns”—of developments that get ahead of themselves, that stall out and recoil...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (4): 473–498.
Published: 01 December 2021
... developing ones is refuted by the pluralization of temporality. The simultaneity of these temporalities denies, a priori, the ideology of progress. The essay makes this point through a series of interlaced epiphanies about time, across time, staging an East-West comparison that reflects the creole nature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (2): 113–139.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Sophus Helle Abstract Premodern sources mainly depict authors as textual transmitters rather than original creators. To treat these figurations of authorship as meaningful in their own right, one has to overcome a series of methodological hurdles. The polarized image of the author as either...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (2): 139–167.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Yosefa Raz Abstract Between 1741 and 1750 Robert Lowth, Oxford’s fifth chair of poetry, presented a series of groundbreaking lectures that reimagined the Hebrew Bible as literature, emphasizing its artful formal qualities. Today he is best known for rediscovering the parallelism of ancient Hebrew...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (4): 425–431.
Published: 01 December 1979
..., Twayne’s United States Authors Series, 1979. 129 pp. $10.50. Caruthers, Clifford M. (editor). Letters from Ring. Foreword by Ring Lardner, Jr. Flint, Mich.: Walden Press, 1979. vi + 305 pp. $10.95, cloth; $6.95, paper. Dis- tributed by Northern Illinois University Press, DeKalb, Illinois...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (3): 331–336.
Published: 01 September 1979
... Copyright © 1979 by Duke University Press 1979 BOOKS RECEIVED AMERICAN Andersen, Richard. William Goldman. Boston: G. K. Hall, Twayne’s United States Authors Series, 1979. 119 pp. $9.95. Bishop, Ferman. Henry Adam...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (3): 379–380.
Published: 01 September 1946
...: University of Iowa Series on Aims and Progress of Research No. 80, Study Series No. 415, New Series No. 1389, 1946. Pp. 121. Bagster-Collins, Jeremy F. George Colman the Younger, 1762-1836. New York: King's Crown Press, 1946. Pp. 367. $3.00. Brooks, Cleanth (editor). The Correspondence...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (3): 285–288.
Published: 01 September 1962
... Copyright © 1962 by Duke University Press 1962 BOOKS RECEIVED AMERICAN Amacher, Richard €3. Benjamin Franklin. New York : Twayne Publishers, Twayne’s United States Authors Series, No. 12, 1962. Pp. 192. $3.50. Bowman...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (4): 386–388.
Published: 01 December 1954
... Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1954. Pp. xi + 270. $4.50. Smith, Edwin Burrows. Jean-Sylvain Bailly, Astronomer, Mystic, Revolu- tionary, 1736-1793. Philadelphia : Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, New Series, Vol. 44, Part 4, 1954. Pp. 427-538. $2.00...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (4): 331–334.
Published: 01 December 1957
...) Ingeniuni Natura domi tibi provida mater, Consilium peregre resque locusque dedit. (Third Series, Bk. 11, 37) Wer stats daheim bleibt wie ein Schneck / Der bleibt ein unerfahrner Geck / Wer aber wandert in der Jugent...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1983) 44 (1): 108–112.
Published: 01 March 1983
... of Pennsylvania Press, 1982. xiv + 201 pp. $25.00, cloth; $9.95, paper. Hutchinson, Stuart. Henry James: An American as Modernist. London: Vision Press; Totowa, N.J.: Barnes 8c Noble, Critical Studies Series, 1982. 136 pp. $27.00. Rueckert, William H. Kenneth Burke and the Drama of Human Relations...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1945) 6 (2): 239–240.
Published: 01 June 1945
... Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1945 BOOKS RECEIVED AXERICAN Norlin, George. The Quest of American Life. Boulder : University of Colorado Studies, Series B, Studies in the Humanities, Vol. 2, No. 3, 1945. Pp. 280...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (3): 486–493.
Published: 01 September 1965
... College Series, 1965. xiv + 274 pp. $5.95. Hough, Robert L. (editor). Literary Criticism of Edgar Allan Poe. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, Regents Critics Series, 1965. xxviii + 155 pp. $4.50, cloth; $1.60, paper. Light, James F. John William De Forest. New York: Twayne...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 264–265.
Published: 01 September 1960
... to a well-known series will be forgiven on two counts: the volume continues the bright red binding of its six predecessors-a welcome relief from the drab exte- riors of most books of this nature-and it immediately demonstrates its worth 111 a standard group of reference works. This series...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (2): 212–216.
Published: 01 June 1974
... and Paris: Mouton, De Proprietatibus Litterarum, Series Prac- tica, 38, 1973. 135 pp. 38 guilders. Duncan-Jones, Katherine, and Jan van Dorsten (editors). Miscellaneous Prose of Sir Philip Sidney. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1973. x + 238 pp. €4.50; $14.50. Felstiner, John. The Lies of Art: Max...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1961) 22 (1): 107–110.
Published: 01 March 1961
..., Arlin. Nathaniel Hawthorne : An Introduction and Interpretation. New York: Barnes & Noble, American Authors and Critics Series, AC 2, 1961. Pp. x + 149. $1.00. Unger, Leonard. T. S. Eliot. Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers, No. 8, 1961. Pp. 48...