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Modern Language Quarterly 10929026.
Published: 08 December 2023
...Elisha Cohn ejc244@cornell.edu The Science of Character: Human Objecthood and the Ends of Victorian Realism . By S. Pearl Brilmyer . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2022 . 289 pp. Copyright © 2024 by University of Washington 2024 The Science of Character: Human...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2021) 82 (3): 281–313.
Published: 01 September 2021
... of Wagner’s poetry featuring Forman’s wife, Alma Murray. In making Wagner legible and audible for these societies, Forman aligned Wagner with contemporary radical poets and promoted the Ring as a political allegory. Forman’s translations, far from cranky or cultish, show how Victorian society culture affected...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2000) 61 (2): 422–426.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Steven Dillon Victorian Sappho . By Yopie Prins. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1999. 256 pp. $55.00 cloth, $18.95 paper. © 2000 University of Washington 2000 MLQ 61.2-05Reviews.ak 5/26/00 5:16 PM Page 415 Reviews The Ruins of Allegory...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (1): 43–52.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Alan Fischler © 2001 University of Washington 2001 MLQ 62.1-03 Fischler 2/9/01 2:06 PM Page 43 Guano and Poetry: Payment for Playwriting in Victorian England Alan Fischler n 1857 Dion Boucicault scored a great success with The Poor...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2001) 62 (2): 83–116.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Steve Dillon © 2001 University of Washington 2001 MLQ 62.2-01 Dillon 4/24/01 10:39 AM Page 83 Victorian Interior Steve Dillon London, Capital of the Nineteenth Century Paris Houses very tall and white...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (3): 371–373.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Tamara S. Wagner Portable Property: Victorian Culture on the Move .By John Plotz. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2008. xvii + 268 pp. University of Washington 2010 Reviews Romantic Europe and the Ghost of Italy. By Joseph Luzzi. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (2): 262–265.
Published: 01 June 2011
... of Victorian Fiction (2007). His current project is a study of the chapter, from manuscript Bibles to the modern novel. Novel Violence: A Narratography of Victorian Fiction . By Stewart Garrett . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2009 . 268 pp. © 2011 by University of Washington...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (1): 37–67.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Sarah Ehlers Focusing on the work of Harriet Monroe and Selma Walden, two Chicago writers who never fully identified with their literary milieus, this essay complicates the perceived divide between the Victorian and the modern, the old and the new. In his 1900 American Anthology , Monroe’s friend...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1980) 41 (4): 383–386.
Published: 01 December 1980
... The Victorian Multiplot Novel: Studies in Dialogical Form. By PETERK. GARRETT. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1980. ix + 227 pp. $17.50. Contemporary critical theory-that incompatible mixture of structuralism, deconstruction, phenomenology, and semiotics-has done some astonishing...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2007) 68 (4): 582–585.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Andrew H. Miller Andrew H. Miller is associate professor of English at Indiana University and coeditor of Victorian Studies. He recently finished one book, The Burdens of Perfection: On Ethics and Reading in Nineteenth-Century British Literature, and began another, tentatively titled...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 233–236.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Jennifer Wallace Ladies’ Greek: Victorian Translations of Tragedy . By Prins Yopie . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2017 . xviii + 297 pp. Copyright © 2018 by University of Washington 2018 “I read Greek as hard under the trees as some of your Oxonians...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2018) 79 (2): 237–240.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Nicholas T Rinehart Reaping Something New: African American Transformations of Victorian Literature . By Hack Daniel . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2017 . xiii + 284 pp. Copyright © 2018 by University of Washington 2018 Daniel Hack’s new book is a story about...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2013) 74 (1): 118–121.
Published: 01 March 2013
.... His essay “Of Monuments and Moments: Spacetime in Nineteenth-Century Poetry” appeared in the September 1997 issue of MLQ . His website, For Better for Verse, offers an interactive scansion tutorial to all comers: prosody.lib.virginia.edu . Victorian Poetry, Europe, and the Challenge...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2014) 75 (1): 112–115.
Published: 01 March 2014
... of The Oxford History of Literary Transla- tion in English (2010). His essay “Applied Petrarchism: The Loves of Pietro Bembo” appeared in the September 1996 issue of MLQ. DOI 10.1215/00267929-2377766 112 MLQ March 2014 Liberal Epic: The Victorian...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2020) 81 (2): 257–260.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Andrea Henderson Ultimately, then, this book not only marks points of connection between realist fiction and mathematical probability but shows that the Victorian novel actually developed “in tandem with” the hard sciences (166). Each spoke to the other: “The referential indistinction...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (2): 239–242.
Published: 01 June 2022
...Stuart Sillars stuart.sillars@uib.no The Victorian Cult of Shakespeare: Bardology in the Nineteenth Century . By Charles LaPorte . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2021 . xii + 213 pp. Copyright © 2022 by University of Washington 2022 Given the upsurge...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (4): 395–410.
Published: 01 December 2022
...Timothy Larsen Abstract This article explores the current state of biblical and theological literacy in the discipline of Victorian studies. It observes the ordinarily strong, careful, and impressive work done in recent decades, especially since some scholars have become interested in a postsecular...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2022) 83 (4): 499–520.
Published: 01 December 2022
...Winter Jade Werner; Mimi Winick Abstract Recent developments in the field of Victorian studies include its increasingly “global” or “transnational” scope as well as its “religious turn,” with a proliferation of scholarship on religion from Christian sects to new religious movements...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (1): 71–73.
Published: 01 March 2023
...Carolyn Betensky betensky@uri.edu Vagrancy in the Victorian Age: Representing the Wandering Poor in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture . By Alistair Robinson . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2022 . xi + 254 pp. Copyright © 2023 by University of Washington...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2023) 84 (1): 81–83.
Published: 01 March 2023
..., Notework is an engaging reimagining of the Victorian information landscape and an important reconsideration of how literary studies treats ephemera in the nineteenth century and beyond. Indeed, while Notework ’s primary case studies are the writer’s notebooks of the nineteenth century, Reader’s methods...