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Modern Language Quarterly (1 March 1962) 23 (1): 20–28.
Published: 01 March 1962
...Edward Engelberg Copyright © 1962 by Duke University Press 1962 TRAGIC BLINDNESS IN THE CHANGELING AND WOMEN BEWARE WOMEN By EDWARDENCELRERG The theme of man’s tragic blindness pervades Western literature : blindness to the true nature...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1991) 52 (3): 344–348.
Published: 01 September 1991
... Tender Geographies: Women and the Origins of tkNovel in France. By JOAN DEJEAN. New York: Columbia University Press, 1991. 297 pp. $35.00. This volume in Columbia’s Gender and Culture series is a rich and highly provocative lime d thsse that raises questions that go to the heart of contempo...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1991) 52 (3): 348–352.
Published: 01 September 1991
... proving that at least one sex is capable of transcending the gendercentric. THOMASM. KAVANAGH University of Michigan Fictions of Modesty: Women and Courtship an the English Novel. By RUTHBERNARD YEAZELL.Chicago: University of Chicago...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1995) 56 (3): 384–387.
Published: 01 September 1995
... marginalized the chronicles and their nonpolitical subjects, has fallen of late into disarray. Slow and steady sometimes does win the race. D. R. Woolf, Dalhousie University Women, Writing; and Riwolution, I 790-1 82 7. By Gary Kelly. Oxford: Claren- don, ‘993...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1996) 57 (2): 289–303.
Published: 01 June 1996
...Debra A. Castillo © 1996 University of Washington 1996 Reading Loose Women Reading Debra A. Castillo Who reads novels in Latin America these days? In view of the post- boom disillusion with the role of the writer in society, what is the use value of fiction? According to...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1996) 57 (4): 648–651.
Published: 01 December 1996
...Cynthia M. Baer Louise Schleiner. Translations from the Latin and Greek by Connie McQuillen and Lynn E. Roller. Women of Letters. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1994. xxi + 293 pp. $35.00 cloth, $15.95 paper. Copyright © 1996 by Duke University Press 1996 648...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1996) 57 (4): 651–654.
Published: 01 December 1996
... critical and structural downfall and its narrative and historical impetus. Cynthia M. Baer, San Jose State University In the Theatre of Romanticism: Cohidge, Nationalism, Women. By Julie A. Carl- son. Cambridge Studies in Romanticism, 5. Cambridge: Cambridge Univer...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1997) 58 (2): 185–200.
Published: 01 June 1997
... volumes of Korean myths and folktales: The Morning Bright (1990) and Tiger, Burning Bright (1992). The First Professional: The Women Wfiters’ Suffrage League Sowon S. Park In 1908 Britain saw the formation of its first professional organiza- tion of women writers: the Women Writers...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1997) 58 (3): 356–359.
Published: 01 September 1997
...Harold K. Bush, Jr. L. Peterson Carla. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995. ix + 284 pp. $35.00. Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 356 MLQ I September 1997 “Doers of the Wmd”: African-American Women Speakers and Writers in the North...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2001) 62 (4): 393–406.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Anne K. Mellor © 2001 University of Washington 2001 Anne K. Mellor is Professor Above Scale of English and Women's Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles. She is author of Blake's Human Form Divine (1974), English Romantic Irony (1980), Mary Shelley: Her Life, Her Fiction, Her...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2002) 63 (4): 549–552.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Michael Gamer Small Change: Women, Learning, Patriotism, 1750 – 1810 . By Harriet Guest. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000. x + 350 pp. © 2002 University of Washington 2002 Reviews Cervantes, the Novel, and the New World. By Diana de Armas Wilson. Oxford: Oxford University Press...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 2003) 64 (3): 393–396.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Deidre Lynch British Women Writers and the Writing of History, 1670-1820 . By Devoney Looser. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2000. 272 pp. © 2003 University of Washington 2003 Lynch Review 393 British Women Writers and the Writing of...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 2004) 65 (4): 505–529.
Published: 01 December 2004
... French Women Romantic Poets,” Romanticism on the Net , nos. 29-30 (2003). Shakespeare, Women, and French Romanticism Aimée Boutin hakespeare, coming upon me unawares, struck me like a thunder- Sbolt. The lightning flash of that sublime discovery opened before me at a stroke the whole heaven...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1941) 2 (2): 318–319.
Published: 01 June 1941
... further discussion-“Is tragedy of destiny an extinct literary form, or is it, at least, capable of resurrection?” LUCYLAWRENCE University of Washington 77%~Defence of Good Women. By SIR THOMASELYOT. Edited by EDWINJOHNSTON HOWARD.Oxford...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1941) 2 (2): 328–329.
Published: 01 June 1941
.... 50 cents. This study of “Swift’s attitude toward women, as exemplified in his life and expressed in his writings” is a comprehensive, sen- sible and welcome survey. Writers have frequently noted the con- tributions of Defoe and Steele to the improvement of the status of women...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 September 1977) 38 (3): 276–291.
Published: 01 September 1977
...Nina Auerbach Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 “But, to be sure, what a town Cranford is for ELIZABETH GASKELL’S “SLY JAVELINS” GOVERNING WOMEN IN CRANFORD AND HAWORTH By NINAAUERBACH Genial and humorous...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 December 1979) 40 (4): 358–375.
Published: 01 December 1979
...Katherine Bailey Linehan Copyright © 1979 by Duke University Press 1979 THE ODD WOMEN CISSING’S IMAGINATIVE APPROACH TO FEMINISM By KATHERINEBAILEY LINEHAN In the 1890s, George...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1982) 43 (2): 107–120.
Published: 01 June 1982
... “WOMEN OF HONOUR” THE DINNER PARTY IN THE COUNTRY-WIFE * By HAROLDWEUER At the center of the controversy over Wycherley’s The Countq-Wff stands the ubiquitous Horner, the libertine-rake who has been de...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1983) 44 (2): 178–197.
Published: 01 June 1983
...Mary Burgan Copyright © 1983 by Duke University Press 1983 ANDROGYNOUS FATHERHOOD IN ULYSSESAND WOMEN IN LOVE By MARYBUKGAN For James Joyce and for D. H. Lawrence thc portrait of the artist as a young man is the narrative of a hero...
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Modern Language Quarterly (1 June 1985) 46 (2): 161–180.
Published: 01 June 1985
...Robert W. Greene Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 WOMEN AND WORDS IN LA CONDITION HUMAINE By ROBERTW. GREENE Two apparently unrelated but in fact convergent concerns lie at the heart of La Condition humaine: the difficulties...