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English Language Notes (2004) 42 (2): 41–55.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Patrick Pritchett Copyright © 2004 Regents of the University of Colorado 2004 December 2004 41 ABANDONING SHIP: FACE TO FACE AT ZERO DEGREE INTERPELLATION IN PO E S THE NARRATIVE OFARTHUR GORDON PYM Significantly, in this tale where nothing is ever as it seems, we begin with a bit of sleight...
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English Language Notes (2011) 49 (2): 53–71.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Kent Puckett Copyright © 2011 Regents of the University of Colorado 2011 C elia J o h n s o n s Face Kent Puckett 4 f i g u r e 1 : Celia Johnson's face. Brief Encounter and The Theory o f the Novel It's hard to imagine Georg Lukács having much or at least much nice to say about...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 83–86.
Published: 01 March 2012
... N emerov 83 Judy Garland's Face A lexander N emerov For the painter Jake Attree R esponding to Kent Puckett's fine essay, I do not w ish to dispute his account. Long an a d m ire r o f Celia Johnson and B rie f Encounter, I can hardly ask fo r a m ore subtle and pow erful reading o f the film 's w...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 87–92.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Response to Kent Puckett, "Celia Johnson's Face" S ue Z emka R eading B rie f E ncounter next to Lukács's Theory o f the Novel, Kent Puckett coaxes out o f David Lean's perfect gem o f a film a statem ent on the representational predicam ent o f character in war-era novels and n o ve listic film .T h e...
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English Language Notes (2000) 38 (1): 58–68.
Published: 01 September 2000
... The French Revolution to The Four Zoas, in Critical Paths: Blake and the Argument of Method, ed. D an Miller, M ark Bracher, an d D onald A ult (Durham : D uke UP, 1987) p. 264. 13 Lincoln 190-93. THE HORRID FACE OF THE SEA : K S WEDDING, BESIEGEMENTS OF JERUSALEM, AND DOVER BEACH But frequent still...
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English Language Notes (2003) 41 (1): 19–32.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Corinne S. Abate Copyright © 2003 Regents of the University of Colorado 2003 September 2003 19 ZENOCRATE: NOTJUST ANOTHER FAIR FACE The title character of Christopher Marlowe s intriguing drama Tamburlaine Part I (c. 1587) has a problem. Suffering from an overwhelming anxiety about his...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (1): 82–95.
Published: 01 April 2019
... as violence that is, at some level, unrepresentable. Its humor stresses not only the immense difficulties faced by characters who navigate in this future but also the deep socioeconomic inequality with which such difficulties are bound up, opening the narrative toward efforts to achieve climate justice...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (2): 109–120.
Published: 01 October 2021
... together with original synthesizer pieces that resemble those used in horror-film scores, vaporwave is an undead, artificial soundscape that floats somewhere between music and sound. Its fake nostalgia for an alternative yet ossified past aims to confront our contemporary social paralysis in the face...
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English Language Notes (2014) 52 (2): 53–59.
Published: 01 September 2014
... and the possibility of further errancy, even once routes were mapped to some practical level o f accuracy. Being "a t sea" means not know ing you r place in the w o rld .1 Faced w ith featureless and boundless waters, the sailors w ho launched European culture's global expansion learned quickly that living...
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English Language Notes (2013) 51 (1): 147–172.
Published: 01 March 2013
... for her brutally murdered son, and from the determination of African American photographers and newspaper editors to make the shocking image o f Emmett Till's face visible to the public, the exhibit and its accompanying volum e pow erfully affirm the role o f the visual media in bringing racial violence...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (1): 247–252.
Published: 01 March 2006
... shows the Jewish priests dem anding that Jesus be executed for blasphemy and the Jewish rabble choosing to free Barabbas instead of their "King." He focuses on Veronica w iping the bloody face of Jesus, Simon of Cyrene refusing at first to help carry his cross but then challenging the sadism...
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English Language Notes (2010) 48 (1): 89–100.
Published: 01 March 2010
... specificity sur­ faces in its a b ility to sw in g w ith ease b etw een th e v e rb and n oun fo rm s : affects a ffe ct us. Using anger as an exam ple, M artin Heidegger in sig h tfully discusses the pre-conscious nature o f affect: "[a jn g e r com es o ve r us, seizes us, 'a ffe cts' us. Such a seizure...
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English Language Notes (2004) 42 (2): 59–68.
Published: 01 December 2004
... to the novel. It includes a picture, allusions to Platonic love and hom o­ sexual infatuation, and a theatrical context which is refashioned in the Sybil Vane plot of Dorian Gray. The treatise-story about Mr. W. H. is a brilliant exercise in forgery, fiction, and volte-face. At its center is a biographical...
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English Language Notes (2003) 40 (4): 77–82.
Published: 01 June 2003
... faces of the Ameri­ can presidents. Most p ro m in en t o f these faces which is twice shown in profile and once full-face is th at o f W ashington, the father o f his country. Eve an d Roger are shown climbing down the left side of his face while an enemy agent descends on the right side. Ju st...
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English Language Notes (2008) 46 (1): 127–134.
Published: 01 March 2008
... short but evocative essay, Lodge reminds us that "the w ord [sus­ pense] itself derives from the Latin w ord meaning 'to hang,' and there could hardly be a sit­ uation more productive of suspense than that of a man clinging by his finger-tips to the face o f a cliff, unable to clim b to safety."10The...
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English Language Notes (2005) 42 (4): 75–79.
Published: 01 June 2005
... atter o f these things. We cleared the snag clumsily. Arrows, by Jove! We were being shot at! . . . I had to lean right o ut to swing the heavy shutter, and I saw a face am ongst the leaves on the level with my own, look­ ing at m e ver)' fierce and steady; and then suddenly, as though a veil had been...
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English Language Notes (2013) 51 (1): 137–146.
Published: 01 March 2013
... to W ashington, "the black businessman was the logical social arbiter."9 In the face of disfran­ chisement in the post-Reconstruction south, as states adopted education and property restrictions on voting rights, Washington argued, "Every revised constitution has put a pre­ mium upon intelligence...
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English Language Notes (2013) 51 (1): 105–127.
Published: 01 March 2013
... by another suitor, Henry Knight, who, in the course o f rescuing Elfride when she slides off the edge of a rock face, becomes sim ilarly trapped. Having exchanged his own safety for Elfride's, he hangs by his arms against a cliff described as having both "backbone" and "m a rro w " and consisting of "a vast...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 77–82.
Published: 01 March 2012
... d a ffection fo r the p re -w a r fa ith in science and progress. Kent Puckett show s that Celia Johnson's cannlly film ed face reflects violence seen but on ly seen d is ta n tly .2 In an e a rlier m o m e n t, A p o llin a ire 's vis u a lly co n fid e n t p o e tic voice steadfastly attem pts...
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English Language Notes (2009) 47 (2): 61–73.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., publishing options, they did so because their hermeneutic paradigm seemed to be an answer to the middle-class anxiety over identification. Phrenology and physiognom y clas­ sified physical features (m ostly those of the face and skull) by way of a code mapping each corresponding personality trait. Blue eyes...