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English Language Notes (2011) 49 (2): 89–100.
Published: 01 September 2011
... to tell my dog's-life-story, wading through dictionary after dictionary. I'm fed up talking, so I'm going to stop for today.You can all fuck off! Ahmadou Kourouma, Allah is N ot Obliged2 T he 1985 publication of Ken Saro-Wiwa's novel Sozaboy, which describes the expe­ rience of a teenage soldier caught...
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English Language Notes (2000) 37 (4): 52–61.
Published: 01 June 2000
.... THE POLITICS OF COMPASSION: [THE DISCHARGED SOLDIER] AND THE OLD CUMBERLAND BEGGAR One of the very first poems which Wordsworth wrote after the crisis of his m ind and spirit in th e m id 1790s is ab o u t an unexpected encounter with a discharged soldier which took place a long time ago in his childhood...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 135–139.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Barbara Harlow Abstract Child soldiers have recently emerged as high-profile legal subjects, claimants with a set of rights all their own under international law, This same period has witnessed a proliferation of child soldier narratives in literary form. Through an analysis of Ken Saro-Wiwa's 1985...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 123–129.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Mia Carter Abstract Child soldiers have recently emerged as high-profile legal subjects, claimants with a set of rights all their own under international law, This same period has witnessed a proliferation of child soldier narratives in literary form. Through an analysis of Ken Saro-Wiwa's 1985...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 131–134.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Laura Winkiel Abstract Child soldiers have recently emerged as high-profile legal subjects, claimants with a set of rights all their own under international law, This same period has witnessed a proliferation of child soldier narratives in literary form. Through an analysis of Ken Saro-Wiwa's 1985...
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English Language Notes (2002) 40 (1): 29–41.
Published: 01 September 2002
... interest in what soldiers do when they are not soldiering. In particular, the love interests of off-duty sol­ diers recur in the drama, and the contrast between fighting and lovemaking frequently denigrates the latter. In CampaspeJohn Lyly visited this topic before Shakespeare: HEPHESTION Is the warlike...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 77–82.
Published: 01 March 2012
... the case fo r the poet's m ost closely held dream s o f new visions and fo rm s.1 A p o llin a ire w as a poet, a vant-gardist, and art critic, before b e co m in g a soldier. He w ro te about the assault W orld War I made on human bodies and landscape, but Intertw ined those events w ith his co n tin u e...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (1): 101–121.
Published: 01 April 2022
..., was particularly crucial to this process. Written by British soldiers or reporters posted across India during the rebellion of 1857–59, cannabis routinely preoccupied such supposedly authentic “eyewitness” accounts of violence and rebellion on the ground. 7 These dispatches were also translated into languages...
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English Language Notes (2000) 37 (4): 68–80.
Published: 01 June 2000
... as one soldier to another, allies in the poetic struggle. The change signals the com pletion o f the yo uth s initiation into a fraternity that transforms perceptions and feelings into words by which people can perceive the world. The Dutch uncle voice returns as the discourse of a seasoned warrior...
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English Language Notes (2001) 39 (2): 59–69.
Published: 01 December 2001
... the fu­ neral ceremony they merit. O wen s transform ed subjectivity equates the soldiers with cattle to evoke an image of a slaughterhouse. Conveying the horror of the battlefield, the slaughterhouse image from the domestic front creates a context for com prehending the West­ ern front while...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 86–98.
Published: 01 October 2019
... displaced person (IDP) in Memory , and Citizen, a former child soldier in Moses , as suspended in states of spiritual possession and/or plague. Agnes “cross[es] back and forth between this world and the spirit world” ( ML , 129), while Citizen “jump[s] to his feet, shouting into the air, hitting...
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English Language Notes (2006) 44 (1): 247–252.
Published: 01 March 2006
... of the Roman soldiers, Mary as suffering mother, Mary Magdalene helping her to m op up her son's blood, Judas to r­ mented by his guilt, and Jesus him self in great sym pathetic pain. A ll these characters are Jews as well. (The Romans emphasize this w ith Simon, calling him "J e w " when he English Language...
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English Language Notes (2023) 61 (2): 39–57.
Published: 01 October 2023
... military’s heroism for the “odd hours of duty” they perform in “inhospitable terrain while braving the vagaries of the weather (which in J&K comprises rain, snow, sleet, fog, and blistering winds capable of chilling even a well-clad soldier to the marrow).” 28 In an NDTV report, for instance...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (2): 69–91.
Published: 01 October 2022
... soldiers. Synchronously with these came his first sexual experiences, with strangers on the beach and then with his Egyptian friend, Mohamed El-Adl. While in Alexandria, the wearing and exchange of uniforms and suits between Forster and El-Adl sustained the transgressive political and sexual connections...
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English Language Notes (2016) 54 (1): 27–41.
Published: 01 March 2016
... is tim e . A n ta g o n is m to w a rd th e sta n d in g arm y w a s firm ly established w ith the revolution of 1688, and it w as com m only believed th ro u g h o u t the eigh­ te e n th c e n tu ry th a t in order to resist m onarchical tyran n y, English soldiers m ust not be se p­ arated from...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (1): 129–139.
Published: 01 April 2019
... is that the former’s textual strategies are shaped by the geopolitics of aqueous extraterritoriality and focalized on, and through, laboring mariners on the high seas, rather than on the consciousness of middle-class characters or returned soldiers in the metropolis. But these strategies also erode boundaries between...
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English Language Notes (2008) 46 (1): 61–74.
Published: 01 March 2008
... anxiety over forgetting that loss and ending her grieving. She says at one point, "I wanted to have an inconsolable memory," an expression of a desire for her grief strangely to remain forever.6 The story is that during the occupation of France and Nevers, She had fallen in love w ith a German soldier, w...
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English Language Notes (2002) 40 (1): 22–29.
Published: 01 September 2002
... (that is, Christians), So mayst thou both the Turkes and Mores call Catholickes as well. LEASHING IN THE DOGS OF WAR: THE INFLUENCE OF LYLY S CAMPASPE ON SHAKESPEARE S ALL S WELL THAT ENDS WELL It is a commonplace of Shakespeare studies that the drama­ tist shows a recurrent interest in what soldiers do when...
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English Language Notes (2005) 43 (2): 166–169.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., a lam ent for the hundreds of thousands of young soldiers who died in the trenches of France and Flanders in the first three years of the Great War. Why, then, is it not called Elegy for Doomed Youth ? The clue to answering this question and to discovering the poem s rhetorical strategy and meaning...
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English Language Notes (2008) 46 (2): 99–114.
Published: 01 September 2008
... of sim ilar images in Figure 3, Satrapi delivers a related message o f con­ tingency among politically divisive groups. In the firs t panel of a three-panel sequence, civil­ ians using the protest gesture collectively cry, "D ow n w ith the K in g !"17 In the panel imm ediately follow ing, soldiers pose...