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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (2): 243–273.
Published: 01 June 2017
... complement to Jay David Bolter and Richard Grusin’s concept of remediation, inflected the form of several works of the 1920s, including F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Great Gatsby . Copyright © 2017 by University of Washington 2017 twentieth-century American literature Hollywood cinema media studies F...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (3): 350–353.
Published: 01 September 2019
... simplified—religion reduced to New England Puritanism and the Enlightenment to its rationalist and didactic strains—and recent scholars have largely ignored the enduring role of the Enlightenment and its tensions with Protestantism in the shaping of nineteenth- and twentieth-century American literature (17...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (2): 171–195.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Press . Huang Yunte . 2002 . Transpacific Displacement: Ethnography, Translation, and Intertextual Travel in Twentieth-Century American Literature . Berkeley : University of California Press . Jacobs Carol . 2004 . “ What Does It Mean to Count? W. G. Sebald’s The Emigrants .” MLN...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (4): 491–515.
Published: 01 December 2017
... treatise in disguise. Rather, Gilman’s unabashedly mundane and occasionally pedantic style embodies a self-consciously modern aesthetics of didacticism that pervaded early twentieth-century American literature in its years of transition between realism, naturalism, and modernism. ▪ ▪ ▪ A rhetorical...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 256–259.
Published: 01 June 2011
... theory, and twentieth-century American literature. He is working on two books, one on Montaigne, Shakespeare, and early modern political theory, the other on Jack Kerouac's transcultural poetics. Fictions of Embassy: Literature and Diplomacy in Early Modern Europe . By Hampton Timothy...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (2): 239–254.
Published: 01 June 2003
..., historical, and scientific writing, but that of twentieth-century American literature covers only poetry, drama, and fiction. Of course, this is the general tendency in lit- erary histories: while one is proud to come up with something pre- sentable from an early period, the proliferation of writing down...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 266–268.
Published: 01 June 2011
... writes about cinema, recent and con- temporary critical theory, and twentiethcentury American literature. He is working on two books, one on Montaigne, Shakespeare, and early modern political theory, the other on Jack Kerouac’s transcultural poetics. doi 10.1215/00267929-­1161378 The Key...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 269–272.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., of The Poetics of Literary Transfer in Early Modern France and England (2010). He also writes about cinema, recent and con- temporary critical theory, and twentiethcentury American literature. He is working on two books, one on Montaigne, Shakespeare, and early modern political theory, the other on Jack...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 253–255.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., of The Poetics of Literary Transfer in Early Modern France and England (2010). He also writes about cinema, recent and con- temporary critical theory, and twentiethcentury American literature. He is working on two books, one on Montaigne, Shakespeare, and early modern political theory, the other on Jack...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 259–262.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., of The Poetics of Literary Transfer in Early Modern France and England (2010). He also writes about cinema, recent and con- temporary critical theory, and twentiethcentury American literature. He is working on two books, one on Montaigne, Shakespeare, and early modern political theory, the other on Jack...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 262–265.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., and twentiethcentury American literature. He is working on two books, one on Montaigne, Shakespeare, and early modern political theory, the other on Jack Kerouac’s transcultural poetics. doi 10.1215/00267929-­1161378 The Key of Green: Passion and Perception in Renaissance Culture. By Bruce R...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 272–276.
Published: 01 June 2011
... writes about cinema, recent and con- temporary critical theory, and twentiethcentury American literature. He is working on two books, one on Montaigne, Shakespeare, and early modern political theory, the other on Jack Kerouac’s transcultural poetics. doi 10.1215/00267929-­1161378 The Key...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (3): 255–268.
Published: 01 September 2012
... or working- class realisms; and South American testimonio are just some of the more notable expressions of this broader relationship of realism with com- munist or left- subaltern politics in the twentieth century. Most of these movements looked in some degree to European realist, naturalist...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (1): 37–67.
Published: 01 March 2012
... in English at the University of Michigan. Her dissertation is tentatively titled “Critical Conditions: Politics and the Death of Twentieth-Century American Poetry.” She has published articles in journals such as Against the Current and has essays forthcoming in Paideuma and in the collection Reading...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (2): 221–241.
Published: 01 June 2007
... new book projects: Baroque New Worlds: Representation, Transculturation, Counterconquest , edited with Lois Parkinson Zamora (forthcoming), and American Neobaroques: Twentieth-Century Cycles of Rearticulation . “The Future Is Entirely Fabulous”: The Baroque Genealogy of Latin America’s...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (3): 259–284.
Published: 01 September 2001
... to English (in my translation, as I tried to imagine Arlt through Piglia in late-twentieth-century American English)—is like a hall of broken mirrors, or a perverted version of the children’s game of telephone. As confusing as the connections may get, however...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2002) 63 (3): 365–382.
Published: 01 September 2002
.... By Sharon Marcus. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999. x + 323 pp. White Diaspora: The Suburb and the Twentieth-Century American Novel. By Cather- ine Jurca. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2001. viii + 238 pp. The city is one of the great subjects of literature, both ancient...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1962) 23 (4): 407–412.
Published: 01 December 1962
.... $5.00. Brown, Deming. Soviet Attitudes toward American Writing. Princeton : Princeton University Press, 1962. Pp. ix + 338. $6.00. Chase, Richard (editor). Melville : A Collection of Critical Essays. Englewood Cliffs, N. J. : Prentice-Hall, Inc., Twentieth Century Views, Spectrum...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2008) 69 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 March 2008
..., Chinese writers throughout the twentieth century wavered uncomfortably between the imitation of reality and the imitation of an ideal (McDougall and Louie, 447). Whereas classical Chinese literature developed almost independently of Western influence, modern Chinese literature drew heavily...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2019) 80 (4): 379–402.
Published: 01 December 2019
... and then argues that the new time studies—based in nonlinear concepts of time for the study of the contemporary—offers alternatives to the Eurocentric periodization of modernism. These new temporalities were anticipated by early twentieth-century Euro-American modernism, presented in the essay with an account...