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Modern Language Quarterly (1942) 3 (3): 501–502.
Published: 01 September 1942
.... WALTERSILZ Swarthnzore College War and the German Mind. By WILLIAMK. PFEILER.New Yorlc: Columbia University Press, 1941. Pp. xx + 349. $3.25. In the midst of World War I1 we are beginning to realize many of our shortcomings in World War I, and particularly in the period between...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2017) 78 (2): 205–242.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Jonah Siegel Abstract This essay is a study of two interrelated phenomena, the influence of Walter Pater on two notable postwar European critics, Ernst Robert Curtius and Mario Praz, and the place of war on the imagination of cultural continuity and rupture in the work of the later authors...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1947) 8 (4): 495–496.
Published: 01 December 1947
... Yak University Biography of a War Novel: Zola’s “La Dt2iacle.” By HELENLARUE RUFENER.New York: King’s Crown Press, 1946. Pp. x + 126. $2.75. The thought must have occurred to more than one observer that the history of the last decade could be written using Zola’s titles...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (2): 137–146.
Published: 01 June 1954
...Francis B. Dedmond © 1954 University of Washington 1954 “THE CASK OF AMONTILLADO” AND THE WAR OF THE LITERATI By FRANCISB. DEDMOND The biographers and the critics of Poe have failed, by and large...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1954) 15 (3): 233–245.
Published: 01 September 1954
...Chester W. Obuchowski © 1954 University of Washington 1954 FRANCE’S ANTI-WAR WRITERS AND THE SEARCH FOR A SOLUTION By CHESTERW. OBUCHOWSKI With yet another armaments race (the usual prelude to a dance of death) carrying the day...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2011) 72 (4): 556–558.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Philip Shaw Philip Shaw is professor of Romantic studies at the University of Leicester. He is author of Waterloo and the Romantic Imagination (2002) and The Sublime (2006) and editor of Romantic Wars: Studies in Culture and Conflict, 1793-1822 (2000). His forthcoming book...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2012) 73 (2): 248–251.
Published: 01 June 2012
... collection of essays on South African “histories of the book”; and coeditor of Safundi: The Journal of South African and American Studies . He also writes about South African art and postcolonial queer studies. South African Literature beyond the Cold War . By Popescu Monica . New York...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (3): 333–368.
Published: 01 September 2015
... of aesthetic autonomy to declare their freedom from colonial bondage, from systems of racial discrimination, and even from the new postcolonial state. In the geopolitical context of the Cold War, modernist ideals of aesthetic detachment also gave these writers a language of ideological neutrality. The literary...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2015) 76 (4): 534–537.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Shuang Shen Modernity with a Cold War Face: Reimagining the Nation in Chinese Literature across the 1949 Divide . By Xiaojue Wang . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Asia Center , 2013 . xiii + 359 pp. Copyright © 2015 by University of Washington 2015 Modernity with a Cold...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1967) 28 (2): 257–258.
Published: 01 June 1967
... of the Spanish Civil War. By JOHN M. MUSTE.Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1966. xi + 208 pp. $5.95; 45s. The civil war in Spain evoked a fairly substantial body of prose and poetry in the English language. Thirty years after the outbreak of that bloody and tragic conflict...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1950) 11 (3): 272–280.
Published: 01 September 1950
...Abraham C. Keller Copyright © 1950 by Duke University Press 1950 CALVIN AND THE QUESTION OF WAR By ABRAHAMC. KELLER In the 1SSO’s, with important victories over Bolsec, Castellio, Sewetus, and the libertine party, Calvin attained virtually...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1957) 18 (4): 352–354.
Published: 01 December 1957
...Chester W. Obuchowski William T. Starr. Evanston: Northwestern University Studies, Humanities Series, No 31, 1956. Pp. xii + 223. $5.00. Copyright © 1957 by Duke University Press 1957 352 Reviem Romain Rolland and a Morld at War. By WILLIAMT...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1940) 1 (2): 262–265.
Published: 01 June 1940
...Lurline V. Simpson Edward Nobel Stone. Three Old French Chronicles of the Crusades (The History of the Holy War, The History of them that took Constantinople, The Chronicle of Reims) . Seattle: University of Washington Publications in Social Sciences, X, 1939. Pp. 377. $3.50. Copyright...
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Published: 01 June 2017
Figure 5. War damage in the center of Bonn, ca. 1950 (Bertha-von-Suttner-Platz). Photograph: Paul Kersten. Source: Stadtarchiv und Stadthistorische Bibliotek Bonn Figure 5. War damage in the center of Bonn, ca. 1950 (Bertha-von-Suttner-Platz). Photograph: Paul Kersten. Source: Stadtarchiv und More
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Figure 6. War damage at the University of Bonn, 1945. Photograph: Alex Keller. Source: Stadtarchiv und Stadthistorische Bibliotek Bonn Figure 6. War damage at the University of Bonn, 1945. Photograph: Alex Keller. Source: Stadtarchiv und Stadthistorische Bibliotek Bonn More
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Modern Language Quarterly (2010) 71 (4): 485–488.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Mary A. Favret Marriage, Writing, and Romanticism: Wordsworth and Austen after War .By Eric C. Walker. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2009. xiv + 283 pp. University of Washington 2010 Reviews Murder by Accident: Medieval Theater, Modern Media, Critical Intentions...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1944) 5 (3): 380.
Published: 01 September 1944
... Sanders] 379 Joseph Mersand . Drama Goes to War. [Glenn Hughes] . . 380 Books Received 381 GOETHISCHES IN MANNS JOSEPHZYKLUS By MENOSPANN Thomas Manns Gesamtwerk wiederholt “zu seiner Zeit” die Goethische Schaffenskurve. Der Weg geht von Werthers und...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2003) 64 (2): 239–254.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Heritage: British Histories of English Literature since World War II Herbert Grabes ’m still hoping that yesterday will get better.”1 If the German histo- Irian Jörn Rüsen recently used this line from Peanuts to characterize the hope of historians, I assume that improving the image...
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Modern Language Quarterly (2004) 65 (4): 531–559.
Published: 01 December 2004
... is currently working on a book about the wartime that is Romanticism. War in the Air Mary A. Favret No soldiers in the scenery, No thoughts of people now dead, As they were fifty years ago, Young and living in a live air, Young and walking in the sunshine...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1972) 33 (1): 72–75.
Published: 01 March 1972
... of this book is somewhat mysterious if not misleading. Was it a thirty-year or a three-century war? What were tlie great battles and who won HALLETT SMITH 73 them? Was it largely guerrilla warfare, and were we on a darkling plain, where...