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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (4): 437–438.
Published: 01 December 1971
... relations, not the emphasis on difference, which the various senses of “relativistic” in this book seem to imply. HARCOURIBROWN Providence, R.I. Tire ICesolvecl Soul: A Slzicly of 1l4ci1vcsll’s Major Poems. By ANNE. BERTHOFF...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1985) 46 (4): 459–461.
Published: 01 December 1985
..., Spend the Soul. By JOHN GORDONSWEENEY 111. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1985. xi + 243 pp. $25.00. John Gordon Sweeney 111’s study of Ben Jonson’s plays and the “psychol- ogy” of public theater attempts a twofold analysis. On the one hand, Sweeney focuses on Jonson’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (2): 341–342.
Published: 01 June 1941
...Melvin Rader Leonora Cohen Rosenfield. New York: Oxford University Press. 1941. Pp. 353 + xxvii. $3.50. Copyright © 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 Melvin Rader 341 From Beast-Machirze to Man-Machine. ‘Animal Soul in French Letters...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (3): 503–505.
Published: 01 September 1941
...Francis Lee Utley By Eleanor Kellogg Heningham. Published by the author: New York, 1939. Pp. 83. Copyright © 1941 by Duke University Press 1941 REVIEWS An Early Latin Debate of the Body and Soul: Preserved in MS Royal 7 A 111 in the British Museum...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (3): 457–460.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Steven Shaviro Steven Shaviro is DeRoy Professor of English at Wayne State University and author, most recently, of Connected; or, What It Means to Live in the Network Society (2003). His blog is The Pinocchio Theory (). University of Washington 2007 The Souls of Cyberfolk...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (4): 566–569.
Published: 01 December 2013
... since the 1970s. The Souls of Mixed Folk: Race, Politics, and Aesthetics in the New Millennium . By Elam Michele . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2011 . viii + 277 pp. © 2013 by University of Washington 2013 References Berlant Lauren . 1997 . The Queen...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (3): 321–348.
Published: 01 September 2017
... operations, controlled and repeatable experiments, and measurement-based, post-Baconian science. Milton’s Eve sins as the world’s first experimentalist and in effect breaks the World-Soul’s cosmic heart: even as Spenser’s Agape had previously re-created it allegorically, Neoplatonically, and metaphysically...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1971) 32 (2): 143–157.
Published: 01 June 1971
....’ Often Marvell’s lyrics are explicitly dramatic-“A Dialogue between the Resolved Soul, and Created Pleasure,” or “A Dialogue between the Soul and Body,” for example-and others, most notably the Mower poems,’ ask...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1966) 27 (1): 41–50.
Published: 01 March 1966
...; it is not a hieratic symbol to be translated at three or four levels. The poem is a continued metaphor by which is figured the necessary suffering of the time-bound Soul, the Lover in his world of sacrifice and redemption. To tell this story, poets generally do speak in the voice of allegory. The mysterious...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (3): 329–364.
Published: 01 September 2005
... can’t keep out; . . . For often they drop in at awkward moments.” Nor could he have foreseen the amount of creative energy he would expend inves- tigating these “awkward moments”—spectral or otherwise—and the pressure they exert on the soul.1 Though we must abandon the hope of glancing over...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1941) 2 (1): 109–114.
Published: 01 March 1941
... by Jefferson B. Fletcher in a recent study.l Fletcher makes several cogent points : any concentration of the three brothers’ souls is destroyed before the reconciliation of the surviving Triamond with Cambel, inasmuch as “Triamond acquires his brothers’ souls, or lives, only to lose...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (1): 58–60.
Published: 01 March 1949
... penance or pain. The credit can go to a living sinner who gets indulgence or, as Heywood’s audience realized, to a soul already in purgatory for whom it is got. Sometimes through corruption and cupidity indulgence was offered a toenu et a culpu. But the audience must have known...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (2): 149–172.
Published: 01 June 1992
...Jill Anne Kowalik FEMININE IDENTITY FORMATION IN WILHELM MEISTERS LEHRJAHRE By JILL ANNE KOWALIK Natalie, the “beautiful soul,” and Therese have been treated almost without exception...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (1): 45–58.
Published: 01 March 1960
... and coherent statement of his fundamental vision of the world. Its basic metaphor, like that of “Regeneration,” is the pilgrimage of man, the soul’s journey to God, but again as in “Regeneration” the imagery of seed and flower plays a part.* The scene as we may imagine it is late in the evening...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 March 2003
... whose power to star- tle remains, to a remarkable degree, undiminished. We jaded moderns will of course come by our sense of revelation differently from the late Victorians to whom The Souls of Black Folk was first introduced, but this, too, is part of the work’s fascination. For today it is less...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1965) 26 (4): 601–605.
Published: 01 December 1965
... and his essential cause-the cause of “the active soul”-will again be established, along with the truly central place of Emerson in our lit- erature. The Journals and Miscellaneous Notebooks are appearing, volume by volume, in a definitive edition prepared by William Gilman, Alfred Ferguson...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (4): 535–541.
Published: 01 December 1942
... struggle between reason and sensuality and which was a curious compound of the teachings of the great pagan philoso- phers and the doctrines of patristic philosophy. (1) The attacks of the two champions of Death, Dolor and Debilitie, are directed against the tripartite soul of man. Dolor, i.e...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (3): 285–304.
Published: 01 September 1967
... begin with a brief stop at two dialogues. “A Dialogue Be- tween the Soul and Body” is a complaint in which each member feels itself the prisoner of the other, though what disturbs both is nothing more than the threat to inertial pleasure. The Soul is unhappy because it must employ all its care...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1987) 48 (2): 145–161.
Published: 01 June 1987
... immediately before me, I could not abase myself . . .” (NUPM, 1:56). Not to abase oneself to God, to human beings, or even to one’s own soul-this is the creed to which Whitman attests through all the editions of Leaues ofGrass. His first notebook formulations of this creed were in the first person...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (1): 47–67.
Published: 01 March 1976
... that there is nothing behind the veil that is not already in front of it. The divine is an amplified echo of the mourn- er’s love; it is the image of his own soul in a nonexistent mirror. Pro- fession of this visionary faith without veneration of the lucid veil would be too audacious. Confession of grief...