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Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (3): 308–310.
Published: 01 September 1963
... the basic theory on which a new explanation might be built, and future students of alliterative metrics, whether they accept that theory or not, will benefit from this work. LARRYD. BENSON Harvard University Bcrgson and the Stream...
Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (3): 345–367.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Hoyt Long; Richard Jean So Abstract This article uses computational modeling and large-scale pattern detection to develop a theory of global textual transmission as a process of turbulent flow. Specifically, it models stream-of-consciousness narration as a discrete set of linguistic features...
Modern Language Quarterly (1963) 24 (1): 3–12.
Published: 01 March 1963
...H. A. Kelly, S.J. Copyright © 1963 by Duke University Press 1963 CONSCIOUSNESS IN THE MONOLOGUES OF ULYSSES By H. A. KELLY,S.J. The year 1955 marked the climax of a renewed interest in the lit- erary technique of stream of consciousness. In that year...
Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 13–27.
Published: 01 March 2008
... literature has also experienced artistic assimilation and transformation in the hands of Chinese writers. For instance, varying degrees of localization can be observed in the Chinese adaptation of stream of consciousness in view of the historical condi- tions and the social and cultural practice...
Modern Language Quarterly (1960) 21 (1): 27–29.
Published: 01 March 1960
... cliffs, silvery trees with beautiful singing birds-these things provide a colorful background as he moves along through a woodland. Then he comes to “a water” (line 107) which is described as swirling along, glowing with light reflected from precious stones in the bottom of the stream. From...
Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (4): 349–369.
Published: 01 December 1976
... until the discreteness is lost in a heady, cumulative ap- peal: Sweet twining hedgeflowers wind-stirred in no wise On this June day; and hand that clings in hand:- Still glades; and meeting faces scarcely fann’d:- An osier-odoured stream that draws...
Modern Language Quarterly (1948) 9 (4): 415–417.
Published: 01 December 1948
... situations were uncommon, extravagant, or peculiar to the country in which the scene is laid.”2 Certainly, Le Sage and the GiZ BZas are the most important single formative in- fluences and the main stream through which the esprit comes to Smol- lett,8 but into this stream there empty...
Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (2): 229–239.
Published: 01 June 1967
... it not for the vague and often conflicting remarks critics have made on the subject. Confusion is most apparent, as might be expected, when the newest of the four methods-direct interior monologue or stream of consciousness-is under discussion. Harry Levin hails Shakespeare, Fanny Burney, Fenimore Cooper...
Modern Language Quarterly (1979) 40 (2): 99–114.
Published: 01 June 1979
... that who e’re heated by Phoebus beames, Shall come to coole him in these silver streames, May nevermore a manly shape retaine, But halfe a virgine may returne againe. (9 13- 18) We are also told that his parents “hark’ned to his last...
Modern Language Quarterly (1964) 25 (2): 198–204.
Published: 01 June 1964
... reward for inspirational greatness. The deficient, unfulfilled nature of Mrs. Moore is further signified by her relationship to the novel’s motifs of tributary waters, the rivers and streams and water-tanks of India with their offer of ablution through self-immersion in the mysterious sea...
Modern Language Quarterly (1959) 20 (3): 243–251.
Published: 01 September 1959
... able to “write naturally as the mind would wish to utter,” because, like the moderns, he sought to prevent litera- ture from interposing itself between him and life. Modern Prose Style was written twenty years ago, when the “stream of consciousness” was at its flood. DobrCe was not unaware...
Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (2): 253–254.
Published: 01 June 1947
...- sions, the influence of his Catholic home would have been largely dissipated. Neverth,eless . . . throughout the busy xriting years, bits of Catholic imagery, Catholic sentiment, Catholic tradition, slip- ping unawares along the channels of the imagination, would enter the main stream...
Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (4): 525–533.
Published: 01 December 1942
... jennet, Good Desire, which quickly transports the Elizian to the 528 Anthony Copley’s “A Fig for Fortune” house of Devotion, the counterpart of Spenser’s House of Holiness. There he beholds Catechrysius disciplining the flesh, but with his streaming eyes entrancedly fastened upon...
Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 145–171.
Published: 01 June 2018
... here means a wellspring ( OED , s.v. “well,” 1.1): “A spring of water rising to the surface of the earth and forming a small pool or flowing in a stream.” This usage is reminiscent of Wordsworth’s preoccupation with emerging underground rivers in The Prelude . In Budick 2009 : 77–82 I discuss...
Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (4): 479–494.
Published: 01 December 2019
... that there is a great deal of literary history taking place right now that seems very much after the nation, even as there is still plenty of literary history that occupies what one might think of as the “old” national level. International or global literary activity generally takes place in two quite different streams...
Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (2): 130–139.
Published: 01 June 1972
... with his scientific vision. An atomic universe of abstrac- tions satisfies his intellect, but his poetic nature instinctively repudiates it. Streams of atoms “fleeting thro’ the boundless universe” (161) create an unearthly dance of bloodless categories in which the imagination can take no delight...
Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (1): 3–16.
Published: 01 March 1962
.... I hope to show later that it is green, rather than gray, which has the greater significance in the poem. With regard to the combat at the ford, again the question is one of emphasis. Gawain and the Green Knight did meet the second time by a stream of water; but in the poem...
Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (1): 35–43.
Published: 01 March 1957
... Beames, And all these merry dayes mak’st merry men, Thy selfe, and Melancholy streames.2 There is obviously more here than a pleasant rewarming of Anacre- on’s poem, and we do well to turn the poetic clock backwards for a better understanding...
Modern Language Quarterly (1955) 16 (1): 78–84.
Published: 01 March 1955
... illusions of progress which he soon abandons. For this perpetual traveler, life is a stream, but reality is what borders the stream, the immobile banks. Torn between his life and his conception of reality, he reminds us less of a fish than of a wrecked hull, heavy with useless gold. For a life...
Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (2): 156–171.
Published: 01 June 1972
... transformed as blocks to trouble the living stream. The final lines rely on the process dramatized in “Prayer” as they return to the syntax of that poem’s formulation of the poet’s will: “And may these characters remain/ When all is ruin once again.” The rich word “character” sum- marizes...