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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (4): 453–478.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Marijeta Bozovic Abstract The newest Russian poetic avant-garde wields highly aware appropriations and remediations in stark opposition to mainstream cultural phenomena, including nostalgia for the imperial and militant aestheticized politics of the Soviet Union. Efforts to think leftward beyond...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (4): 403–425.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Katerina Clark Abstract A major lacuna in Pascale Casanova’s account of world literature in her World Republic of Letters is the Soviet venture into establishing a “world literature” ( mirovaia literatura ) to be centered not in Paris but in Moscow. This aim was most actively pursued between...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (3): 215–224.
Published: 01 September 1957
...Ivar Spector Copyright © 1957 by Duke University Press 1957 1 This article is based upon a paper read on June 28, 1953. at the Conference of American and Canadian Slavicists at Ann Arbor, and on a more extensive study of Soviet literature now in preparation. THE CONTROVERSY...
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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 (2015) 76 (4): 465–490.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., Isherwood’s place in the leftist and queer canons must be reconstituted, as should the relationship between certain strains of Soviet Marxism and queer writing of the period. Far from a lukewarm socialist in his youth who later became a middlebrow bourgeois figure in gay literature, Isherwood offers a queer...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 508–509.
Published: 01 December 1944
... Simmons has given an excellent brief sketch of Russian literature from 1880 to 1917. His treatment of the Soviet period is one of the most lucid that has been prepared, but the material is very obstinate and complicated, and the author has written definitely from the Soviet point of view of 1940...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1995) 56 (4): 519–523.
Published: 01 December 1995
... the lights in the communal closet, earning severe scoldings from the watchful neighbors” (2).Boym left the then Soviet Union in 1980 when she was twenty-one but she has returned several times to observe the changing practices of her native land. The “everyday” discussed in these pages includes...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (4): 506–508.
Published: 01 December 1944
.... In this little book Professor Simmons has given an excellent brief sketch of Russian literature from 1880 to 1917. His treatment of the Soviet period is one of the most lucid that has been prepared, but the material is very obstinate and complicated, and the author has written definitely from the Soviet...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (4): 460–462.
Published: 01 December 2018
... later became untenable. Preeminent in China only between the establishment of the People’s Republic in 1949 and the Sino-Soviet estrangement in the late 1950s, socialist cosmopolitanism nevertheless molded Chinese culture in its day and still influences the arts and the media. Volland addresses...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (1): 80–81.
Published: 01 March 1954
... of Latvian poetry, l7ze Tricolour Sun. In this book he has compiled a brief synopsis and outline of all the languages in the Soviet Union, but he has omitted such languages as Finnish, Rumanian, Gypsy, etc., because they “have their focus of characterization outside the Soviet frontiers” (p...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (2): 297–301.
Published: 01 June 2004
... and Aesthetic Origins of Soviet Literary Culture. By Evgeny Dobrenko. Translated by Jesse M. Savage. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2001. xxi + 484 pp. In his introduction to The Making of the State Writer, Evgeny Dobrenko argues that most available histories of Soviet literature “amount...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (2): 301–304.
Published: 01 June 2004
... University. He is author of Fairy Tales, Sexuality, and Gender in France,1690-1715: Nostalgic Utopias (1996) and is completing a book on marginal masculinities in seventeenth-century France. Reviews The Making of the State Writer: Social and Aesthetic Origins of Soviet Literary Culture. By Evgeny...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (2): 305–310.
Published: 01 June 2004
... and the Social Moorings of Poetry (2003) and is working on a study of how readers perform what they know about emotion. Reviews 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...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (2): 310–316.
Published: 01 June 2004
...). Reviews 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. In his introduction to The Making of the State Writer, Evgeny Dobrenko argues...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (2): 316–319.
Published: 01 June 2004
... 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. In his introduction to The Making of the State Writer, Evgeny Dobrenko argues that most available histories of Soviet...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (2): 320–322.
Published: 01 June 2004
... at the University of California, Irvine. She is completing a book titled American Anglophilia: Deference, Devotion, and National Culture, 1820-1865 . Reviews The Making of the State Writer: Social and Aesthetic Origins of Soviet Literary Culture. By Evgeny Dobrenko. Translated by Jesse M. Savage...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (2): 323–328.
Published: 01 June 2004
... . Reviews 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. In his introduction to The Making of the State Writer, Evgeny Dobrenko argues...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 13–27.
Published: 01 March 2008
.... Canon and Ideology There is no denying that canonicity can be closely related to ideology and politics. The translation of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels’s work was prompted by the authors’ canonical status in the Soviet Union. The appearance in 1920 of The Communist Manifesto, translated...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (3): 255–268.
Published: 01 September 2012
..., and by it was already apparent that France and England, nominally victorious in that war, were largely spent forces and that the United States and the Soviet Union would dominate the new world- system already arising in the wake of the Great War. Once Ger- 5 James Joyce, Ulysses, ed. Hans Walter Gabler...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (1): 81–82.
Published: 01 March 1954
.... It is largely among these smaller groups which have not previously been written down that the Soviet language policy has had its chief positive effects, but it may well be doubted how long these languages will survive when taught in schools where Russian is the main language...