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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (3): 262–264.
Published: 01 September 1960
... Shakrspcarc’s Fcstivc Co~ricdy: A Study of Drainntir Fnrin and Its Relation to Social Czistom. By C. L. BARBER.Princeton : Princeton University Press, 1959. Pp. x + 266. $5.00. Primarily festive rather than romantic or satiric, Shakespeare’s early come- dies from Low’s Labour’s Lost through...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (3): 545–551.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Kevis Goodman The Work of Writing: Literature and Social Change in Britain,1700–1830 . By Clifford Siskin. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998. x + 285 pp. $39.95. © 2000 University of Washington 2000 05-Reviews 10/3/00 9:45 AM Page 545 Reviews...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (2): 293–297.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Wilson T. Bell; Thomas Lahusen The Making of the State Writer: Social and Aesthetic Origins of Soviet Literary Culture . By Evgeny Dobrenko. Translated by Jesse M. Savage. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2001. xxi + 484 pp. © 2004 University of Washington 2004 Wilson T...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (1): 114–116.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Christopher Lane Bad Form: Social Mistakes and the Nineteenth-Century Novel . By Kent Puckett. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. viii + 177 pp. © 2011 by University of Washington 2011 Christopher Lane is professor of English and Pearce Miller Research Professor of Literature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (1): 101–104.
Published: 01 March 2012
...) on British elocutionary debates and eighteenth-century poetic practices. Romantic Interactions: Social Being and the Turns of Literary Action . By Wolfson Susan J. . Baltimore, MD : Johns Hopkins University Press , 2010 . xiv + 381 pp. © 2012 by University of Washington 2012...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (1): 105–108.
Published: 01 March 2012
... in the March 1998 issue of MLQ . Wordsworth, Commodification, and Social Concern: The Poetics of Modernity . By Simpson David . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2009 . viii + 278 pp. © 2012 by University of Washington 2012 Reviews A Brief History of the Artist from God...
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Published: 01 September 2021
Figure 3. The “Nausicaa” episode of Ulysses , visualized as a social network. Characters are weighted by betweenness centrality. More
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Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (1): 91.
Published: 01 March 1955
.... A. M. SAUERLANDER university of Washington Social Criticism in the Early Works of Erich Kiistner. By JOHN WINKELMAN. Columbia: University of Missouri Studies, XXV, No. 4, 1953. Pp. 144. $2.50. Erich Kistner, well known in America as an author of light entertainment, has doubtless...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (1): 57–77.
Published: 01 March 2015
...; conversely, literary studies rarely consider empiricist political theory in contexts later than Victorian realism. Wells’s works challenge these conventions by reflecting on the writings of Adam Smith and Jean-Jacques Rousseau. Wells questions the social contract hypothesis that individual interests...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (3): 277–295.
Published: 01 September 2016
... specifications of the literary object than had been on offer previously through philology or belles lettres. They distinguished it sharply from other kinds of linguistic and cultural artifact, isolated it from the social contexts of authorship and publishing, largely withdrew it from the history of languages...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (1): 112–114.
Published: 01 March 1946
... of its context and without its background gives a some- what erroneous impression of what the cited author actually held. JOHN J. PARRY Univemity of Illinois Social Criticism in Popular Religious Literature of the Sixteenth Century. By HELENC...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (1): 38–64.
Published: 01 March 1988
... SCULPTING THE SOCIAL LANGUAGES OF HUGH SELWYN MAUBERLEYS “MERE SURFACE” By BRIANG. CARAHER Applications of Mikhail Bakhtin’s ideas to the study of narrative fiction have been ample and illuminating, but his notorious charac- terization of lyric poetry...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1988) 49 (1): 80–82.
Published: 01 March 1988
...Allen F. Stein Nettels Elsa. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1988. xi + 236 pp. $23.00. Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 80 REVIEWS Language, Race, and Social Class in Howells’s America. By ELSANETTELS. Lex...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (4): 363–372.
Published: 01 December 1980
...Armin Wishard Copyright © 1980 by Duke University Press 1980 GEORG WEERTH’S VISION OF SOCIAL CHANGE IN FRAGMENT EINES ROMANS By ARMINWISHARD Georg Weerth (1822-56...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (4): 541–573.
Published: 01 December 2007
... (2004). Valencia’s Verlaine: The Social History of a Colombian Verse José María Rodríguez García Lyric Poetry and Late-Nineteenth-Century Society any of the poems in Guillermo Valencia’s volume Poesías (1898), reti- Mtled Ritos in 1899, are about a suffering and solitary figure...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (3): 361–364.
Published: 01 September 2023
...Zarena Aslami aslami@msu.edu Communities of Care: The Social Ethics of Victorian Fiction . By Schaffer Talia . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2021 . xvii + 274 pp. Copyright © 2023 by University of Washington 2023 In the early phases of the pandemic...
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Figure 2. The accumulation of character-details in a single frame expands the social narration of queerness, transforming group identity into group work. Illustration from A. K. Summers, Pregnant Butch: Nine Long Months Spent in Drag . Copyright © 2014 by A. K. Summers. Used with the permission More
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (1): 21–27.
Published: 01 March 2019
... theorizing of the Enlightenment and on eighteenth-century culture’s readiness to grant power to writing as a technology of world making. Its opening chapter treats Enlightenment conjectural histories of political association and Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s 1762 Social Contract in particular. Its final chapter...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (4): 538–541.
Published: 01 December 2021
...William Galperin whg1@english.rutgers.edu The Calamity Form: On Poetry and Social Life . By Anahid Nersessian . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2020 . 213 pp. Copyright © 2021 by University of Washington 2021 Anahid Nersessian begins a discussion...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1977) 38 (4): 381–389.
Published: 01 December 1977
...Herbert Rosengarten Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 1 JENNI CALDER. Women and Marriage in Victorian Fiction . New York: Oxford University Press, 1976, 223 pp. $10.00 “FROM THE SOCIAL SIDE” TWO STUDIES OF NINETEENTH-CENTURY FICTION...