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Modern Language Quarterly (1969) 30 (4): 618–620.
Published: 01 December 1969
...Jerome H. Buckley By Gerhard Joseph. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1969. 206 pp. $6.00. Copyright © 1969 by Duke University Press 1969 618 REVIEWS Tennysonian Love: The Strange Diagonal. By GERHARDJOSEPH. Minne...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 102–106.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Linda Hutcheon Making Strange: Beauty, Sublimity, and the (Post)modern “Third Aesthetic.” By Herbert Grabes. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2008. xiii + 172 pp. University of Washington 2010 Linda Hutcheon is University Professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (2): 257–259.
Published: 01 June 1992
...Vincent P. Pecora Marianne Dekoven. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1991. xiii + 248 pp. $39.50 cloth, $12.95 paper. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 EDWARD PECHTER 257 Rich and Strange: Gendq History...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1970) 31 (4): 474–491.
Published: 01 December 1970
...William Cadbury Copyright © 1970 by Duke University Press 1970 ON BEING LITERARY THE STRANGE CASE OF DR. WATSON By WILLIAMCADBURY The scientists did not quite know what to make of James 1). Watson’s Double...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (4): 405–419.
Published: 01 December 1972
...Michael V. DePorte Copyright © 1972 by Duke University Press 1972 BYRON’S STRANGE PERVERSITY OF THOUGHT By MICHAELV. DEPORTE Byron’s affection for Augustan satire is well known, but Childe Hurold is hardly the poem one would turn...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (4): 443–476.
Published: 01 December 2005
...: Colonial and Postcolonial Literary Style (2005). Her current project is a study of financial speculation in Victorian literature. Her essay “`Overpowering Vitality': Nostalgia and Men of Sensibility in the Fiction of Wilkie Collins” appeared in the December 2002 issue of MLQ . “A Strange Chronicle...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (3): 317–328.
Published: 01 September 1967
...William C. Strange Copyright © 1967 by Duke University Press 1967 THE PROPER MARRIAGE OF ALLEGORY AND MYTH IN NERVAL‘S t‘HORUS” By WILLIAMC. STRANGE Although overshadowed by “El Desdichado” and “Art6mis,” the great...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (4): 465–492.
Published: 01 December 2013
...James Kuzner With emphasis on John Donne, George Herbert, and Henry Vaughan, this essay explores metaphysical poetry’s strange meditations on the theme of freedom. This poetry displays—vividly, idiosyncratically, and with important differences—what Alain Badiou suggests and what Hannah Arendt...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (2): 123–155.
Published: 01 June 2012
... of reading fiction that emerged in the context of modernism. The first relation exposes how and why Cooper’s fiction both matures and darkens between The Pioneers (1823) and The Ways of the Hour (1850). The second shows how the strange and arresting works that marked the thirty years of Cooper’s career...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (1): 81–104.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Naomi Levine Abstract Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s imperfect rhymes, criticized since the nineteenth century, strangely resemble her blank verse. This essay argues that her experiments in poetic form should be viewed in relation to her reading and writing of literary history, particularly her...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (1): 27–53.
Published: 01 March 2021
.... The essay’s conclusion compares Herbert’s poem with another strange praise poem, Paul Celan’s “Psalm.” The essay claims that if Cavell sees praise as signaling a triumph over doubt, “The Flower” shows, as only verse can, how praise and doubt accompany each other, using doubt to keep praise at a distance from...
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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 (1962) 23 (4): 400–401.
Published: 01 December 1962
... chapters on the casting-patterns of such companies as Queen’s, Admiral’s and Strange’s. Shakespeare’s early work appears to reflect Strange’s group before its reorganization in 1594. Casting-patterns and the presence of John Holland’s name in 2 Henry VI suggest that Henry VI was also written...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1981) 42 (1): 3–20.
Published: 01 March 1981
... in the etymology of that term. Maurice Valency writes: The word nuovo, from which novella is derived, had in its day a variety of connotations. Primarily it meant new; it could also mean young, fresh, strange, or extraordinary. The word novella therefore car- ried the idea not only...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (1): 137–139.
Published: 01 March 1942
... have chosen Chapman, generously apostrophized by one of his mistresses as “thou frail bark,” is itself a commentary on the author of Adam Bede. She was for a time strangely fascinated. “If her feeling was not reciprocated in the degree she hoped,” writes Mr. Haight, “it was only because his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 March 2010
... and Cultural Criti- cism: Religion, Nation, and Modernity (2006). doi 10.1215/00267929-2009-026 Making Strange: Beauty, Sublimity, and the (Post)modern “Third Aesthetic.” By Herbert Grabes. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2008. xiii + 172 pp. In celebrating the lasting (and creative) alienation that he sees...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 90–94.
Published: 01 March 2010
... and Cultural Criti- cism: Religion, Nation, and Modernity (2006). doi 10.1215/00267929-2009-026 Making Strange: Beauty, Sublimity, and the (Post)modern “Third Aesthetic.” By Herbert Grabes. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2008. xiii + 172 pp. In celebrating the lasting (and creative) alienation that he sees...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 94–97.
Published: 01 March 2010
.... Vincent P. Pecora Vincent P. Pecora is Gordon B. Hinckley Professor of British Literature and Culture at the University of Utah. His most recent book is Secularization and Cultural Criti- cism: Religion, Nation, and Modernity (2006). doi 10.1215/00267929-2009-026 Making Strange: Beauty...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (1): 97–102.
Published: 01 March 2010
... and Cultural Criti- cism: Religion, Nation, and Modernity (2006). doi 10.1215/00267929-2009-026 Making Strange: Beauty, Sublimity, and the (Post)modern “Third Aesthetic.” By Herbert Grabes. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2008. xiii + 172 pp. In celebrating the lasting (and creative) alienation that he sees...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1949) 10 (1): 3–15.
Published: 01 March 1949
... of Edgar Allan Poe’s death. The world-wide appreciation of his strangely fascinating genius is manifested by the numerous editions and translations of his works, as well as by the manifold investigations that seek to unravel the mystery of his unique personality and to reveal the intricate...