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Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379539-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7953-9
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376378-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7637-8
Published: 21 November 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380801-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8080-1
Published: 09 August 1985
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382959-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8295-9
Published: 15 October 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375968-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7596-8
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373032-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7303-2
Published: 01 January 1981
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398479-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9847-9
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390701-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9070-1
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374824-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7482-4
... This chapter examines several evocative sonic landscapes in poetry, drama, and prose fiction. It uses these literary acoustic tableaux to introduce several key themes developed in the book: how the sonic register differs in significant ways from the visual, the relationship of sound to time, the...
Published: 20 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375272-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7527-2
... The author is first and foremost a poet, and this long poem is her elegy for Haydée Santamaría. In ten sections, it expresses in poetry what the foregoing nine chapters cover in prose, pays tribute to a passionate and transgressive life, and highlights the effect the heroine’s journey had on her...
Published: 19 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373780-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7378-0
... this tale. With Le Guin as their scribe, the prose of acacia seeds and the lyrics of lichens give way to the mute poetics of rocks in the final passages. ...
Published: 01 May 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382553-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8255-3
... inessential detail between bibliography and notes. Bibliographic information is both more accurate and more copious than that provided by Andrić. Analyzed contents and other comments are directed to readers interested in those of Andrić’s readings in history with a direct bearing on his prose fiction. ...
Published: 14 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375678-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7567-8
.... All writers encounter ignorance as they write and uncertainty is always somewhere in the prose. However, writing is a reach for coherence; it puts power and powerlessness together. ...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-100
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... dark underside and nocturnal fringes, and he captured the soul of its ancient, twisting streets and decaying neighborhoods in atmospheric prose. His exotic imagination seized in particular on one of the denizens of old La Paz, the porter known by the Aymara name of aparapita. Below is a passage from...
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7482-4
... This chapter examines several evocative sonic landscapes in poetry, drama, and prose fiction. It uses these literary acoustic tableaux to introduce several key themes developed in the book: how the sonic register differs in significant ways from the visual, the relationship of sound to time...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... • 30 • Paris. My prose style will always be to a degree matter-o­ f-­fact.”2 Ah, the bathroom door! That solitary nail! How it appealed to me. Style reduced to class: at first it strikes me as true, and then, the next moment, not. There’s so much elegance in Cheever’s prose. Coming up with a...
Published: 14 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7567-8
... and break with old categories. All writers encounter ignorance as they write and uncertainty is always somewhere in the prose. However, writing is a reach for coherence; it puts power and powerlessness together. This piece surveys Lessing’s career, including descriptions of how this writer...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
...: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1856], pp. 31–35; John Holland and James Everett, eds., Memoirs of the Life and Writings of James Montgomery, Including Selections from His Correspondence, Remains in Prose and Verse, and Conversations on Various Subjects, vol. 3 [London: Longman, Brown, Green...
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By Lilian R. Furst
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377610-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7761-0
... l'imagination." Curiosites esthetiques. Paris: Conard, 1923. Coleridge, Samuel Taylor. Biollmphia Utemria. 2 vols. Ed. James Engell and Walter Jackson Bate. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1983. "Kubla Khan: Or, A Vision in a Dream. A Fragment." Poems and Prose. Ed. Kathleen Raine...
Book Chapter

By Lilian R. Furst
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377610-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7761-0
... the Weight of the Elephant ': German Prose Fiction and Euro• pean Realism," 884. 23. Todorov, "Reading as Construction," 77. 24. "Uber den Realismus in der Kunst," 373-91; English translation, 38-46. 25. Williams, The Monster in the Mirror, 257. 26. Devitt, Realism and Truth, 11. 27. "The...