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Modern Language Quarterly (1951) 12 (1): 20–38.
Published: 01 March 1951
...Ernest Tuveson Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 SPACE, DEITY, AND THE “NATURAL SUBLIME” By ERNESTTWESON I. “Reaching Out After the Infinite” Over seventy years ago, Edward Bellamy described a great change in sensibility...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (3): 312–326.
Published: 01 September 1972
...Mary Ann Witt Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 EUGENE IONESCO AND THE DIALECTIC OF SPACE By MARYANN WITT Throughout his journals and in his notes on the theater, Eughe Ionesco refers to the two basic states...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1973) 34 (4): 473–475.
Published: 01 December 1973
... their striictural context in ;I paiiitiiig, lie misses the aria- logical ricliiiess and is doonietl to liiiiitecl or superficial comparisons, dam- itgilig to I~oththe sister arts. Because Kirigc does not think Iiard enough ilIttt pictorial scillc, thc relation of the figure 10 space, or because lie sepa...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (4): 434–436.
Published: 01 December 1974
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Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (3): 275–291.
Published: 01 September 1979
... concurrently with the MLA convention of that year. THE POLITICS OF “NEUTRAL SPACE” IN BYRON’S VISION OF JUDGMENT” By STUARTPEI-ERFREUND Byron shares with the other Romantics the need to revise...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (4): 419–449.
Published: 01 December 2006
... literary geography. The South European Orient: A Comparative Reflection on Space in Literary History César Domínguez istorical narration would seem to be a natural focus for narratol- Hogy, yet narratologists have generally left it to philosophers of his- tory and literary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (2): 253–286.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Neil Kenny © 2000 University of Washington 2000 MLQ 61.2-01Kenny.ak 5/26/00 3:49 PM Page 253 Books in Space and Time: Bibliomania and Early Modern Histories of Learning and “Literature” in France Neil Kenny...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (3): 400–405.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Joan Ramon Resina The Moderns: Time, Space, and Subjectivity in Contemporary Spanish Culture . By Paul Julian Smith. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. xii+ 206 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews How Milton Works. By Stanley Fish. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (3): 400–403.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Jesse Matz The One vs. the Many: Minor Characters and the Space of the Protagonist in the Novel . By Alex Woloch. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2003. ix + 391 pp. © 2005 University of Washington 2005 Jesse Matz is associate professor of English at Kenyon College. He...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (2): 227–250.
Published: 01 June 2002
...: American Naturalism and the Languages of Responsibility . The Mind a Department Store: Reconfiguring Space in the Gilded Age Gail McDonald ’ve been spending a month,” Henry James wrote to a correspondent I in 1905, “in the horrific, the unspeakable, extraordinary, yet partly interesting...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (2): 157–174.
Published: 01 June 2012
... journeys. Uneasily yoking together the past and the present in the same physical space, the date line served as a flashpoint for nineteenth- and early twentieth-century debates over whether time was productively rooted in local and regional values and experiences or was universally abstract and placeless...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (3): 369–393.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Günter Leypoldt Abstract How can we relate the quantitative presence of literary artifacts to their ability to make a difference, and how does the problem of scale define public accounts of what can be considered relevant literary value? The idea of a singular space of reception (one literary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (4): 379–402.
Published: 01 December 2019
... of the dramatic debate between Albert Einstein and Henri Bergson in 1922 and a discussion of Virginia Woolf’s experiments with the relationality of space and time in her fiction. Multidimensional, layered, and disjunctive concepts of time are better suited for the study of planetary modernisms that incorporate...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (3): 369–391.
Published: 01 September 2015
... of world literary space. It recommends the same paradigm for an effective history that forges connections beyond binarisms like East-West, mainland China–Hong Kong, and center-periphery. Copyright © 2015 by University of Washington 2015 Hong Kong literature constellation paradigm effective...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (3): 391–413.
Published: 01 September 2008
... of a number of topological signatures of cultural practices and products also datable to 1966, among them the rediscovery of meta (self-reflection, recursiveness, strange loops) and the opening of paraworld spaces. These topological signatures constitute the building blocks of a postmodernist poetics. ©...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (4): 415–441.
Published: 01 December 2009
... to an anterior temporal space. This essay offers a more differentiated history, examining Scottish and northern song collectors who differed from these formulations and provided distinct understandings of “the people” and of class. David Herd, for instance, used Scottish Enlightenment theories of sense...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 129–161.
Published: 01 June 2011
... totality of the work's diegetic space. Eric Hayot is professor of comparative literature and director of Asian studies at Pennsylvania State University. He is author of Chinese Dreams: Pound, Brecht, Tel Quel (2004) and The Hypothetical Mandarin: Sympathy, Modernity, and Chinese Pain (2009); he...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1997) 58 (3): 269–297.
Published: 01 September 1997
.... Yet in planting on his hypothetical blasted heath not a lathe or astrolabe but a watch, he left that contrast legible instead in terms of space and time. The stone, a mere object in space, harbored no meaning for Paley’s peripatetic philosopher, because unlike the watch it had no temporal...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2009) 70 (1): 19–42.
Published: 01 March 2009
...) and, with Barbara A. Hanawalt, Medieval Practices of Space (2000). He also edited, translated, and wrote a commentary for a book of Tadeusz Kantor's writings, A Journey through Other Spaces: Essays and Manifestos, 1944–1990 (1993). His new book on Kantor's theater practice is forthcoming. Theater...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1993) 54 (1): 21–29.
Published: 01 March 1993
... be the Borgesian utopia of a literature con- ceived “as a homogeneous and reversible space where neither the stylistic marks nor the inventive priorities of the individual author would have a place.”s But, among the reversible features, we would probably place the linguistic ones. Borges’s fantasy...