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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 136–150.
Published: 01 October 2020
... Coulthard—in Dante’s Monarchia (and Paradiso ) and Leslie Marmon Silko’s Ceremony provides an analytic example of this comparative framework, since both authors challenge readers to question the imposition of authority and the logics that legitimate and justify dominant forms of governance. Yet Dante...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (1): 200–213.
Published: 01 April 2020
... expresses Indigenous rationality in the origin narratives as the shaman Karamakate confronts Western travelers and scientists. For these Indigenous cultures, knowledge and its reproduction are equivalent to ancestral songs and rituals such as the ceremony of the Ayahuasca. This article supports these ideas...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (1): 111–131.
Published: 01 April 2020
... climax community but has not yet realized one. The seral curve that the appearance of plant species forms up to this point in the narrative also repeats the annual cycle of ceremonies many Haudenosaunee observe. 52 If one begins with Midwinter, 53 now usually held in January, 54 the time...
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English Language Notes (2000) 37 (3): 79–81.
Published: 01 March 2000
... ceremony, while Anglicans held to traditional ceremony and its indicative splendor. H er approach, at once painstakingly historical and pains­ takingly semiotic (2), suggests that the cultural unease between such apparently exclusive clusters of m eaning in fact often in­ vade each other, providing...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 21–34.
Published: 01 October 2020
...-the-year-1170#?c=&m=&s=&cv=4&xywh=-898%2C-1%2C3933%2C3345 . Wilson Shawn . Research Is Ceremony: Indigenous Research Methods . Black Point, NS : Fernwood , 2008 . Wood Ellen Meiksins . The Origin of Capitalism . New York : Monthly Review Press , 1999 . 26...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 83–100.
Published: 01 October 2020
...,” 3 . 26 Wilson, Research Is Ceremony , 15 . 27 Wilson, Research Is Ceremony , 48 . These two earliest stages are the “terra nullius” and “traditionalizing” phases (45–49). 28 Wilson, Research Is Ceremony , 49 . 29 Wilson, Research Is Ceremony , 45–52 . 30...
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English Language Notes (2000) 37 (3): 76–79.
Published: 01 March 2000
... England whereby Puritans p referred the naked tru th over ceremony, while Anglicans held to traditional ceremony and its indicative splendor. H er approach, at once painstakingly historical and pains­ takingly semiotic (2), suggests that the cultural unease between such apparently exclusive...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (2): 166–169.
Published: 01 December 2005
... anthem is structured antiphonally. There are two andphonal voices in Decem ber 2005 167 Anthem for Doomed Youth : the consolatory voice of conven­ tional pieties and ceremonies, and an ironic voice mocking con­ vention. Both the octave and the sestet are structured antiphonally: each opens...
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English Language Notes (2008) 46 (1): 159–161.
Published: 01 March 2008
... that talking makes, like a hunger-producing food. Delicately though, one m ight speak, fastening the many tiny w hite buttons of a thin black sweater, each button teaching fingers their task again. Ceremonies o f sustenance are not nurturing. To trinket after trinket, the death o f a m other entices one...
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English Language Notes (2023) 61 (2): 86–103.
Published: 01 October 2023
...-wedding event in Kashmiri ceremonies. Henna is applied to the bride’s and groom’s palms and feet in front of guests; then a night-long celebration with singing and dancing follows at their residence. 27 Shabu, “Az Ha Aathwaar Ita Ita Balyaaro.” 26 Outlook , “Politics of Language...
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English Language Notes (2002) 40 (1): 22–29.
Published: 01 September 2002
... ceremonial is over, boys drag the ass through the streets, where people come forward with offerings.10 Spenser s satyrs absorb Una into a procession when they lead her forth, about her dauncing round (13. 6) into the presence of Sylvanus. The Popish Kingdom also anticipates Spenser in stressing the vulgar­...
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English Language Notes (2005) 42 (4): 95–102.
Published: 01 June 2005
... of sur­ rounding a complaint filed in Rhode Island by a parent whose child attended a middle school graduation ceremony where a rabbi read a formal prayer before and after the ceremony (226). The central question is whether or not the child s civil liberties were violated. It is interesting that White...
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English Language Notes (2017) 55 (1-2): 153–162.
Published: 01 March 2017
... membranes. Whereas historically drum ceremo­ nies expressed the whales' invitations to bring people together, clim ate induced disruptions in whale cycles have been associated w ith a resurgence in drumming ceremonies in some comm unities. The ceremonies now express humans' invitation for whales to come...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 18–20.
Published: 01 October 2020
... where the land and a source of freshwater have inspired ceremony for many centuries. Irish Cu Chulain 1 and Ojibwe Wenabozho 2 invite a form of Socratic anamnesis that is much more than ethnographic or anthropologic nostalgia. In these stories, humans are reminded of the elemental knowledge...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (1): 51–71.
Published: 01 April 2019
... divers descending, although managing the physical dangers of the undersea is a theme in the film. When Aronnax first witnesses underwater action in 20,000 Leagues , he explains to audiences the strange scene they behold: “A burial ceremony—under the sea.” In The Silent World no narration...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (2): 121–143.
Published: 01 October 2022
... mixed with African motifs (which reach Candomblé, although disconnected from their Islamic meanings). It is notable that in Nigeria these costumes are ceremonial clothes worn to weddings, public events, and important political and religious events. They also embody the revolution that took place...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (1): 152–159.
Published: 01 April 2019
... to specific circumstances, creating competing demands that help define a river’s meaning and value. An environmental policy enactment, a family engaged in their morning washing, a ceremonial ritual: these all exist as consequences of various material and discursive histories, and all contribute to changing...
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English Language Notes (2017) 55 (1-2): 135–142.
Published: 01 March 2017
... in changing environm ents. B uckw heat is traditionally the main food source in the Yi diet and is also w idely used in rituals and ceremonies such as burials and weddings. An encomium to this grain th a t comes to symbolize the people themselves, Zuo's prose draws attention to buckw heat as a marker...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (2): 18–22.
Published: 01 December 2005
... nat­ ural son, Sir Thomas Egerton was excommunicated in 1587 for marrying his second wife in a private house without banns, implying a Catholic ceremony, though his political career thrived later. Through the Egertons the Whitneys were also connected to the Cholmeleys and the Stanleys...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (1): 214–225.
Published: 01 April 2020
... have taken a much more public, more visible, and less protectionist role in their language use; a correlative would be allowing outsiders into the Kahnawake longhouse, which functions as both a public and a ceremonial space. For Senecas, the traditional teaching that the language is a living entity...
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