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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (1): 96–115.
Published: 01 April 2019
... entanglements of human female and nonhuman male creature in concert with queer kinship. Copyright © 2019 Regents of the University of Colorado 2019 49 Neimanis, Bodies of Water , 3 . 50 Alaimo, “States of Suspension,” 476 . 51 Luciano and Chen, “Has the Queer Ever Been Human?,” 188...
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English Language Notes (2002) 39 (4): 12–24.
Published: 01 June 2002
... for the reason-less beast to wound m an s p rid e and reduce his arro g an ce . 5 R eacting to this antiintellectualism, René Descartes set forth the zoological impli­ cations of his m ind/body dualism, rendering animals mindless m echanistic creatures incapable o f reason, thought, o r salva­ tion. While...
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English Language Notes (2001) 39 (1): 41–50.
Published: 01 September 2001
... much more clear through the figure and nature of the creature. Although he does eventu­ ally and reluctantly m arry Elizabeth, he does n o t consum ­ mate the union; to do so would be to m irror the myth of O edi­ pus. Instead, by blindly ignoring the m onster s th reat th a t he would...
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English Language Notes (2010) 48 (1): 79–88.
Published: 01 March 2010
... w n cre a tio n " (64).The idea o f paradise is thus fra m e d as a la rge ly rhe to rica l one as it has its provenance w ith in a poetic a m b itio n w h ich is later rew orke d in h o w M ilto n's Paradise Lost (1667) shapes the im a g in a tiv e e xp e cta tio n s o f Frankenstein's creature...
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English Language Notes (2003) 40 (3): 1–13.
Published: 01 March 2003
... that Grendel may have been a generic term for a waterm onster." H roô g ar s description o f G rendel, in which he calls him one whom the dwellers o f the earth nam ed long ago, gives credibility to this contention (11. 1354-55). If the word Grendel refers to some generic creature, however, one would presume...
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English Language Notes (2003) 40 (4): 11–24.
Published: 01 June 2003
... r Genesis is suggesting that we have dom inion over nature, but that in Paradise Lost hum an beings govern, rule, and have dom inion over oth er creatures·, a hum an being is a C reature who n o t prone / A nd Brute as o th e r Creatures, b u t . . . m ight . . . with fro n t serene / Govern...
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English Language Notes (2017) 55 (1-2): 101–112.
Published: 01 March 2017
..., and not the varied species of Aves, are the creatures liftin g o ff here. Given th a t participation in the Christmas Bird Count increases, the upward rise in Vs doesn't indicate whether more species were counted due to conservation e fforts or only due to more robust human involvement and technological advancement...
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English Language Notes (2000) 38 (1): 16–40.
Published: 01 September 2000
... An exam ination o f related creatures and p h e­ nom ena in folklore was carried o u t by William Bell.12In his ex­ tensive investigation into the sources of Puck Bell followed leads into ancient history, even prehistoric tradition, especially Nor­ dic. Despite his pointing o u t as a possible predecessor...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (1): 215–218.
Published: 01 March 2006
... the curb o f her will(BB 53) W hat force, I wonder earnestly, evolved into the tw in form s of these tw o works? W hat hieratic creature is the cosmos shaping into life through these words? P eter O L eary 217 II There are waves o f divine energy flow ing down to us from above.These we perceive as light...
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English Language Notes (2003) 41 (2): 43–56.
Published: 01 December 2003
... (forthcoming). THE BEE-POLITICS IN WORDSWORTH S VERNAL ODE For, so work the honey-bees, Creatures that by a rule in nature teach The act of order to a peopled kingdom. They have a king, and officers of sorts; Where some, like magistrates, correct at home; Others, like merchants, venture trade abroad; Others...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (1): 37–50.
Published: 01 April 2019
... stages an encounter between the global South and the hemispheric South that remains unresolved in this troubled narrative. Costello declares herself drawn to the voyage by the prospect of visiting Antarctica and “feel[ing] what it is like to be a living, breathing creature in spaces of inhuman cold...
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English Language Notes (2009) 47 (1): 147–157.
Published: 01 March 2009
... in a long, polite line, marching into the ark an image of orderliness, the creatures' obliging response to human overseeing and care, obedience, neatness, structure. Few things in culture are as enduring as the image o f the procession display o f power, self-control, potential, rank, and finery. But more...
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English Language Notes (2004) 42 (2): 75–79.
Published: 01 December 2004
... Shelley s Frankenstein, whose genesis came in the dream Mary had at Villa Diodati. W hen he does discuss Frankenstein, one questions why he even bothered. In discussing true doubles versus quasi­ doubles, he talks exclusively about Victor and the Creature as quasi-doubles. It is a characterization...
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English Language Notes (2013) 51 (1): 19–33.
Published: 01 March 2013
... and expanding to include many spinoffs from that event. It is a story populated by a host o f gods and a host o f am biguously unclassifiable creatures (such as Humbaba or the Scorpion People). All have some relation to humans, to the m ortals that we are.The epic is a m u lti­ WAI DlMOCK 25 scale, multi...
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English Language Notes (2001) 39 (1): 51–70.
Published: 01 September 2001
... oblivious to the beauty surrounding him because of his misery caused by court chicanery. In An O de (XXXVII by Samuel Daniel, we have twelve lines of a pastoral topos w here each creature joys the other, the earth, our com m on m o th e r/ H ath h er bosom deck d with flowers, and bright rays...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (1): 221–225.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Patrick Pritchett Copyright © 2006 Regents of the University of Colorado 2006 The B reaking of the V e sse ls: To w a r d a Lyr ic of M essianic Form Pa t r ic k P r it c h e t t "G od becomes God when all creatures speak God forth: there 'God' is born." Meister Eckhart, German Sermon 27...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (1): 43–52.
Published: 01 April 2018
... is creaturely, finite, apprehended by reason. At the same time, it is understood that this work operates within and assumes the horizon of human relationship, specifically the relationship of teacher and student. It is in this same structure that the anonymous author of The Cloud of Unknowing opens his...
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English Language Notes (2002) 40 (2): 47–55.
Published: 01 December 2002
... having to do with rattlesnakes and their mates, a fact th at is rem em bered as Jim is suddenly struck on the heel by one of these creatures, ju st after Huck has lit the m atch to illum inate the cavern. As Jim writhes in agony and suffers so m uch pain from the bite that he thinks noth in g of grabbing...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (1): 87–94.
Published: 01 March 2006
... the clergy (again) to learn, then teach, the catechetical curriculum to the laity. Gaytryge's preface resituates Christian learning in a drama not of language politics but of salvation. God made man because in his goodness, He wolde that som creatures of thas that he made Were com m uners o fth a t blisse...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (2): 1–8.
Published: 01 October 2021
... monsters, also crowds Bosch’s triptych The Temptation of Saint Anthony (ca. 1501). Vicious homunculi, giants, strange admixtures of humans-becoming-animal or animals-becoming-human, indescribable creatures one might find in the stories of H. P. Lovecraft or on the canvases of Francis Bacon: the panels...
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