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English Language Notes (2002) 40 (1): 42–43.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Jeffrey Kahan Copyright © 2002 Regents of the University of Colorado 2002 42 English Language Notes RED HAIR AS A SIGN OF JEWRY IN MIDDLETON S ADDITIONS TO MACBETH This note is designed to supplement, rather than replace, the traditional gloss of one ingredient mentioned in Middleton s song...
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Published: 01 October 2022
Figure 6. Discount store in Manama (2020). The sign reads, “Great deals, prices starting from 1 BHD (2GBP), 1.5 BHD (3GBP), 2.5 BHD (5GBP).” Photograph by the author. More
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English Language Notes (2015) 53 (2): 75–88.
Published: 01 September 2015
... that are signs of royalty, typically a w hite (som etim es red) cross; on the other hand, flo w e r birthm arks, such as Lienor's rose in Jean Renart's Roman de la Rose, which appear on female bodies, and are very clearly linked to fem ale sexuality.The distinction between male and fem ale birthm arks is so...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (2): 195–202.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Elizabeth Abel Copyright © 2006 Regents of the University of Colorado 2006 J a r s a n d S t r ip e s : The N a t io n a l C a p a c it y o f the La d ie s R o o m E lizabeth A bel Restroom signs bring into public view w h a t is m eant to be kept behind closed doors. We glance at them ju st...
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English Language Notes (2008) 46 (2): 89–98.
Published: 01 September 2008
... attempted to uncover the sign system, the language structure, that underlies comics, rather than elabo­ rate their com plexities.This essay w ill show that it is w orthw hile to focus on the com plexi­ ties o f comics storytelling, and it argues that comics analysis in fact has to focus...
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English Language Notes (2008) 46 (1): 175–176.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Andrew Joron Copyright © 2008 Regents of the University of Colorado 2008 Two O rphic Poems A ndrew Joron Nightsun, Sign Red, unread, as Eurydice's indices W hy Orpheus? W hy encipher fire? Let the violin's violence tell the turn of the tune All's involuted volume, light as heavy as heaven...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (1): 209–212.
Published: 01 March 2006
... of opposites can be represented as the point at which twinned (entwined) Infinities the self-m irroring series of positive and negative numbers meet at zero. This zero-point is also a crossing point, a crossing out and a crossing-over o f the Sign. As language ascends toward the divine, words acquire new...
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English Language Notes (2015) 53 (2): 1–8.
Published: 01 September 2015
... as (or in) te xts: as de scrip tions, ekphrasis, referents, signs, and sym bols. Or, if and when the ob je cts still p e rsist when they can be held, touched, or v ie w e d they often require texts to be understood. In this sense, the essays gathered here speak to a philosophical challenge embedded in m...
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English Language Notes (2000) 38 (2): 61–71.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Daniel O'Hearn Copyright © 2000 Regents of the University of Colorado 2000 Decem ber 2000 61 31S. M argaret Fuller, A S hort Essay o n Critics, T h eD ia llA (1840): 6-7. In its original version in The Dial, th e essay is signed only with the initial F. 32 Fuller, Papers 39. 33It...
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English Language Notes (2008) 46 (2): 193–209.
Published: 01 September 2008
... literature, Louis Riel has jettisoned aspects of its history that mark it as comic. In becoming permanent, the w ork m ust be purged o f the signs of its transitoriness (and this includes the very substance upon which the original comic book was printed: cheap, nearly transparent brown newsprint, flim sy...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (2): 143–145.
Published: 01 October 2018
... that Latinx , the word, means nothing if it is not understood first as a notion colored by a melancholic attachment to a name that once captured us all yet never really existed. In short, Latinx reminds us of the inadequacy of language, reflected back to us in the subjects it produces under the sign...
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English Language Notes (2014) 52 (1): 133–144.
Published: 01 March 2014
... this walk that functions m ore like a dry-run. There's no Victoria Street yet or sign o f St. James's Park, and It's clear that W oolf had a destination In m ind fo r her protagonist before she actually figured out a definite point o f departure o r route in between. Clarissa, as the original title...
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English Language Notes (2007) 45 (1): 21–31.
Published: 01 March 2007
... into English in 1994) and Archive Fever.3 In fact, as a result o f Derrida's w riting, the specter of the archive has begun to haunt the field of literary studies, its appearance in a li senses an apparition, a sign of something both pres­ ent and absent. This is because the "archive" has been appropriated...
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English Language Notes (2015) 53 (2): 89–101.
Published: 01 September 2015
... the past into the present and acts as a sign o f future redem ption. I w ill argue fo r reading the W andering Jew as a kind o f relic and then suggest that under­ standing theW andering Jew as relic, as sim ultaneously both human and object, sheds light not only on this figure and his legend, but also...
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English Language Notes (2004) 42 (2): 41–55.
Published: 01 December 2004
... poetic form, which decom poses and recom poses signs, is the sole con­ tainer seemingly able to secure an uncertain but adequate hold over the Thing.7 W hat distinguishes the Object from the Thing for Kristeva is that the form er is only a symbolic stand-in or substitute, a fetish for the unique...
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English Language Notes (2007) 45 (2): 205–207.
Published: 01 September 2007
... or switchpoints, which Stockton defines as "point[s] of connection between tw o signs . . . where som ething from one flow s toward (is diverted in the direction of) the other, lending its connotative spread and signifying force to the other, illum inating and intensifying it, but also sometimes shift­ ing...
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English Language Notes (2010) 48 (2): 215–224.
Published: 01 September 2010
... of access both to Jekyll's house and a duly signed check. And although Enfield freely tells Utterson that the name on Hyde's check was "very well known and often printed" (10), he declines to actually name Jekyll, saying the check was "draw n payable to bearer and signed w ith a name that I can't mention...
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English Language Notes (2010) 48 (2): 189–200.
Published: 01 September 2010
... semantic field, the sign of Haussmann's work. The vastness is the consequence of the newness. Although seem ingly slight, the change in inflection is noteworthy.The ce that qualifies vaste in the first version of the poem (ce vaste) creates a feeling of presentness; it locates the Place du Carrousel as im...
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English Language Notes (2008) 46 (1): 169–171.
Published: 01 March 2008
... an eight-ball from th e bathroom still on his nose Belly's Sfar on repeat until m orning the speed lim it sign a w hite corona right there on the side of the road the narrow condo streets the trees framing the night sky and her you leave fo r ice cream and shear the sign off its crepe paper post find two...
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English Language Notes (2004) 41 (3): 23–28.
Published: 01 March 2004
... was a spinner, Bottom was made a weaver. Two of the fair­ ies are also linked with Mouffet s subject by their names Moth and Cobweb (Muir, Pyramus and Thisbe, 147 and 148). Other clear signs of Mouffet s influence come in Pyramus lines on finding Thisbe s mantle: 24 English Language Notes But stay! 0 spite...