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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (3): 290–293.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Gregory Mechacek The Full-Knowing Reader: Allusion and the Power of the Reader in the Western Literary Tradition . By Joseph Pucci. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1998. xxii + 263 pp. © 2001 University of Washington 2001 MLQ 62.3-05 Reviews 7/12/01 1:22 PM Page 285...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (1): 126–130.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Lorna Martens Rilke, Modernism, and Poetic Tradition . By Judith Ryan. Cambridge:Cambridge University Press, 1999. xi + 256 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews Unrequited Conquests: Love and Empire in the Colonial Americas. By Roland Greene. Chicago: University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (1): 123–126.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Rebecca L. Walkowitz Tradition and the Individual Poem: An Inquiry into Anthologies . By Anne Ferry. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2001. 289 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Reviews Tradition and the Individual Poem: An Inquiry into Anthologies. By Anne Ferry...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2005) 66 (3): 299–328.
Published: 01 September 2005
...: Inventing Tradition in Modern China Megan M. Ferry n the introduction to The Literary Lives of Chinese Women (Zhong- Iguo nüxing de wenxue shenghuo), the literary historian Tan Zhengbi (1901–91) affi rms that history is the “play wherein the two sexes act their parts.”1 With this statement Tan...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (3): 313–331.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Louisa Shea University of Washington 2006 Louisa Shea is assistant professor of French studies at Rice University. She is working on a book tentatively titled Diogenes in the Salon: Cynicism and the Question of Enlightenment . Sade and the Cynic Tradition Louisa Shea n his...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (4): 567–569.
Published: 01 December 2008
... traditional resonance” (11) and was mov- ing steadily toward cliché. But reading it as simply clichéd would be wrong: Blair wants to focus our attention on heart imagery and “related formal effects” (21) so we can recognize that “there might have been a great deal at stake in what now might seem like...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (4): 387–389.
Published: 01 December 1980
...Hugh Witemeyer EVE FRANK ELLEN. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1979. xv + 311 pp. $18.00. Copyright © 1980 by Duke University Press 1980 HUGH WITEMEYER 387 Literary Architecture: Essays Toward a Tradition...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2006) 67 (2): 265–270.
Published: 01 June 2006
...William Waters Soliciting Darkness: Pindar, Obscurity, and the Classical Tradition . By John T. Hamilton. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University, Department of Comparative Literature, 2003. 348 pp. University of Washington 2006 William Waters is associate professor at Boston University...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (1): 100–125.
Published: 01 March 1992
...Susanna Greer Fein Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 FORM AND CONTINUITY IN THE ALLITERATIVE TRADITION: CRUCIFORM DESIGN AND DOUBLE BIRTH IN TWO STANZAIC POEMS By SUSANNAGREER FEIN Motifs...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1992) 53 (1): 126–149.
Published: 01 March 1992
.... Christopher Baswell, Prof. A. S. G. Edwards, and Dr. Mike Pätzold for their comments on earlier versions of this essay; and to Dr. Alice Miskimin for introducing me to Dunbar and Skelton. TRADITION AND INNOVATION IN THE MACARONIC POETRY OF DUNBAR AND SKELTON...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1994) 55 (4): 467–469.
Published: 01 December 1994
... Trolander, Berry College Agonies of the Intellectual: Commitment, Subjectivity, and the Perfmative in the Twentieth-Century French Tradition. By Allan Stoekl. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1992. 384 pp. $40.00. Agonies of the Intellectual attempts an intellectual history, wary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1996) 57 (2): 237–251.
Published: 01 June 1996
...Arcadio Díaz-Quiñones © 1996 University of Washington 1996 Salvador Brau: The Paradox of the Autonom.iSta Tradition Arcadio Diaz-Quiiiones The end of a tradition does not necessarily mean that traditional concepts have lost their power over the minds of men...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1998) 59 (4): 471–496.
Published: 01 December 1998
... and from the comments of Yopie Prins. Virginia Jackson is assistant professor of English at Rutgers University. Her first book, Dickinson's Misery , is forthcoming. She is currently at work on a manuscript titled Longfellow and the Institution of Poetry . Longfellow’s Tradition; or, Picture...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (3): 413–418.
Published: 01 September 2013
... the World Became Modern . By Greenblatt Stephen . New York : Norton , 2011 . 356 pp . The Lucretian Renaissance: Philology and the Afterlife of Tradition . By Passannante Gerard . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2011 . 250 pp . © 2013 by University of Washington 2013...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2016) 77 (2): 263–267.
Published: 01 June 2016
... . New York : Library of America . Zweig Paul . 1984 . Walt Whitman: The Making of a Poet . New York : Basic . Containing Multitudes: Walt Whitman and the British Literary Tradition . By Schmidgall Gary . New York : Oxford University Press , 2014 . xxvi + 368 pp...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1946) 7 (2): 153–174.
Published: 01 June 1946
...Roland M. Smith Copyright © 1946 by Duke University Press 1946 KING LEAR AND THE MERLIN TRADITION By ROLAND&I. SMITH It has been generally believed that the great scenes of King Lear which unfold the madness of Lear, Edgar, and the Fool sprang from...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (1): 47–52.
Published: 01 March 1947
...C. B. Graham Copyright © 1945 by Duke University Press 1947 THE JONSONIAN TRADITION IN THE COMEDIES OF THOMAS D’URFEY By C. B. GRAHAM It is a matter of common knowledge among scholars that the comedy of humours popularized by Ben Jonson...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (2): 225–251.
Published: 01 June 2021
... approaches, this essay argues that it is precisely the hermeneutic attention to particular works that has allowed critical humanists to think about literary practice within the most encompassing purview. For those in this tradition, “world literature” can never be a stable object but is a speculative...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1974) 35 (1): 85–87.
Published: 01 March 1974
... view of literature. All that’s golden doesn’t glitter. STEPHENBOOTH University of Caltfornia, Berkeley The Religious Sublime: Christian Poetry and Critical Tradition in Eight- eenth-Century England. By DAVIDB...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1976) 37 (4): 390–391.
Published: 01 December 1976
... (the development of‘ the cmblem, for example), but it designates also poetic tradition: the body of words, myths, situations present in those writings on which Sckve often calls for inspiration. Since it is Cole- man’s conviction that “our appreciation of Sckve, as the poet of love, is at the same time...