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Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396345-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9634-5
...; although we know that televisual technology was achieved entirely according to capitalist imperatives. it has never been simply a tool of accumulation or just one commodity among others. If. on the other hand. the chiasmus between television and capital works in some extensive metaphoric and...
Published: 22 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394297-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9429-7
...Introduction violence in translation The Vampire Metaphor in the Age of Nationalism At once part, cause, effect, example, what is happening there translates what happens here, always here, wherever one is and wherever one looks, closest to home. Infinite responsibility...
Published: 15 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393214-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9321-4
... DAviD bAnAsh Collage as Practice and Metaphor in Popular Culture It is ironic that while the products of popular culture provide the raw materials of collage, few popular texts could be properly called collages. While we surf through...
Published: 12 May 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399070-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9907-0
... thus a metonymy, the fear that it will take on a metaphoric color—that a belief in some natural connection or similarity may thereby be propagated between Legionnaires and the disease— has led spokesmen for the Legion- naires to attempt to have the malady renamed. And fi nally, in the sentence...
Published: 23 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7385-8
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390688-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9068-8
... 13 Impossible metaphor Stevens' "The Red Fern" as exaIllple Two ways of honoring Paul de Man may be distinguished. I mean honoring him in the sense that one speaks ofhonoring a check, paying it back or paying it...
Published: 06 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388012-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8801-2
...PART 2 History CHAPTER 3 Virus as Metaphor: A Postorientalist Reading of the Future War Novels of the 1890s Since the turn of the century the image of the ‘‘future war’’ has re- peatedly revived itself in fiction and...
Published: 17 October 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390305-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9030-5
... 6 Silent Majorities the country audience as commodity, constituency, and metaphor, Although it continued to regard its traditional fans as its greatest asset, the industry’s intensified focus on the consumer...
Published: 28 February 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382409-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8240-9
... 1 METAPHOR AND "MEANING" Toward a Theory of Creative Iconoclasm he argument of this book proceeds on a genial confidence in the T rewards to be gained by taking Milton's...
Published: 26 December 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384281-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8428-1
...XXCHAPTER NINE Coda: The Metaphor of Culture in Post-Franco Spain In the cursi stories presented here, the middle classes found a language to deal with the sociohistorical change the cursi phenomenon embodied. These stories, told in literary and nonliterary texts alike...
Published: 16 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382744-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8274-4
... 5 THE SWEATSHOP AS WORKPLACE AND METAPHOR t the turn of the century, the Frenchman Emile Levasseur, like many social investigators before...
Published: 23 February 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371830-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7183-0
... 1 METAPHOR AND MATERIALITY Disability and Neo – Slave Narratives “I lost an arm on my last trip home. My left arm” (Butler,Kindred 9). Oc- tavia E. Butler’s Kindred opens with this line, with the amputated arm of a speaker whose...
Published: 22 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395706-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9570-6
... and a privileged idiom for state power begin to construct their own versions of the past chapter 5 Treasure Tales and National Bodies Mystery and Metaphor in Bahian Life n March 29, 1999, the government of the State of Bahia unveiled the results of...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398219-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9821-9
...TWO ImagelMachinelImage: Marx and Metaphor in Television Theory "The whole of life must look like a job, and by this resem• blance conceal what is not yet directly devoted to pecuniary gainTheodor Adorno, Minima Moralia Of all the economies...
Published: 01 January 1994
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9994-0
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373209-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... How can we think about the longstanding, diverse, irreversible, and invisible/suffocating relationship between “America” and the Pacific? This chapter proposes that the nonbiodegradable debris that floats in the North Pacific known as the “great Pacific garbage patch” is an archipelagic metaphor...
Published: 11 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373698-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7369-8
... to try to account for just what happens in his mind, feelings, and body when he does a detailed reading of a poem by Wallace Stevens, “The Motive for Metaphor.” He stresses that he did not know initially where his reading was going to lead. Though Miller makes reference to a number of theorists...
Published: 01 January 1991
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7822-8
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378228-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7822-8
Published: 04 January 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002413-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0241-3