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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (4): 776–778.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., Ohio State University DOI 10.1215/03335372-4184386 Claude Calame, Qu’est-ce que la mythologie grecque? Paris: Gallimard, 2015. 732 pp. What is Greek mythology? This may seem an odd question at first, especially nowadays. Indeed, to narratologists...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (4): 773–776.
Published: 01 December 2017
... DOI 10.1215/03335372-4184386 Claude Calame, Qu’est-ce que la mythologie grecque? Paris: Gallimard, 2015. 732 pp. What is Greek mythology? This may seem an odd question at first, especially nowadays. Indeed, to narratologists or literary scholars working on fiction from recent centuries...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (4): 778–781.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Zachary Tavlin 778 Poetics Today 38:4 them, but also impacted them and in return were impacted by them. Calame obviously favors a strong referential approach to literature. He repeatedly states that fiction can only be referential and that when it includes references to the past...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (3): 351–386.
Published: 01 September 2005
...] Calamities and Quarrels of Authors: A New Edition Edited by His Son the Earl of Beaconsfield (London and New York: Frederick Warne and Co.). Endelman, Todd M. 1999 The Jews of Georgian England: Tradition and Change in a Liberal Society (Ann Arbor:University of Michigan Press). Felluga, Dino Franco...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (1): 180–183.
Published: 01 March 2022
... Pythian Ode , Claude Calame adopts a semio-narratological approach that emphasizes the need for a pragmatically oriented rather than a structural narratology, better adapted to ancient Greek myth, grounded in ritual and song rather than in written texts. These characteristics indeed run through most...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (4): 669–692.
Published: 01 December 2009
... 1981 Labyrinths , edited by Donald A. Yates and James E. Irby (Harmondsworth, UK: Penguin). Burgelin, Claude 1996 Les parties de dominos chez Monsieur Lefèvre. Perec avec Freud—Perec contre Freud (Lyon: Circé). Calame, Alain 1985 “Le chiendent: Des mythes à la structure,” in Queneau...
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Poetics Today (2007) 28 (2): 303–336.
Published: 01 June 2007
... of Abelard’s early skirmishes have been told, Abelard comes to the heart of the matter, the two public scandals by which he is known, the calamities to which his title refers: his affair with Heloise and his castration (ca. 1117–18 CE) and the condemnation of his theology book at the Coun- cil...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (1): 171–201.
Published: 01 March 2011
... that history itself is by and large marked by progress, though the “young lecturers” at his daughter’s college “like to dramatize modern life as a sequence of calamities”; it “wouldn’t be cool or professional to count the eradication of smallpox as part of the modern condition” (2005: 77...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (2): 473–488.
Published: 01 June 2006
... of the facts, those who are born after calamity sense its most inward meanings first and have to work their way outwards toward the facts and the worldly shape of events. (Ibid.: 16) The normal trajectory of memory is fundamentally indexical. Memories, partial, idealized, fragmented, or distorted...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 March 2010
... an action that generates pity and terror by showing the audience human passions at work and the calamities they engender. However, this tragedy is not an invariable frame of reference but an ever-developing and expanding code. As a system of representation, it is not even necessarily tragic...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (1-2): 53–118.
Published: 01 June 2013
... realizable, often threaten to take over the actual reality. It is because of the danger to the characters’ lives and the calamity of loss and dishonor implicit in its virtual worlds and its ulti- mately abandoned roads that we find The Franklin’s Tale truly tellable. The formation of an alternative world...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (2): 383–401.
Published: 01 June 2018
... on an upsidedown roof/a green sky (David Smith) emotion will not resemble the tall guard walking how remnant the rare calamities spoking the revenant flag uncircled, windless wearing red blazers and hats...
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Poetics Today (2012) 33 (3-4): 253–299.
Published: 01 December 2012
... with the ex- pression natural disaster or calamity: an event which results in a lot of destruction or in the deaths of or injuries to many people.3 The term rarely bears this contemporary sense in the early modern period (Lukinovitch 1982; O’Dea 2008: 35 – 48; Quenet 2005: 194 – 95; Rohr 2007) although...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (1): 127–147.
Published: 01 March 2022
...”; in the novel, a sense of catastrophe creates an intimation of gaps in the storyworld, too. At the pummelled shore, Frank Bascombe considers that “it's easy to see how a person could drive down on a reconnoitering mission and simply never show up again; as if calamity had left a hole in the world on the rim...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (1): 89–127.
Published: 01 March 2001
... year’’ in this transfer from one time-frame to another; within the space of a few lines, however, calamities pass. Long historical periods undergo radical fragmentation. At the same time, conversely, the focus of the viewer’s gaze on an object or any of its parts, which in reality might last...
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Poetics Today (2023) 44 (1-2): 63–87.
Published: 01 June 2023
... that during times of health the protagonist was “spared the adversary that is illness and the calamity that waits in the wings” (41). In the latter part of the novel, Roth amplifies the weight and frequency of the battle metaphor when illnesses and deaths increase around his protagonist: Not only...
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Poetics Today (2024) 45 (2): 331–361.
Published: 01 June 2024
... such circumstances, to say the least. If truthfulness is thrown into calamity once large language models can generate texts that appear to have been produced and sanctioned by an author, the same can be said of truth—that is, correctness—another of Habermas's validity claims made in speech acts (23). For LLMs...
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Poetics Today (2023) 44 (4): 589–630.
Published: 01 December 2023
...–27; and Kwan 2012 . 5. Tempesta reorganized his direct model, Virgil Solis's illustration for the 1563 Frankfurt edition of Ovid (Zika 2002 : fig. 10). 6. Their metamorphosis was one of the calamities that struck Ulysses and his crew as punishment meted out by Poseidon, Polyphemus's...
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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (4): 539–571.
Published: 01 December 2016
... in such a serious Composure of Thought as is much more lasting and delightful than any little transient Starts of joy and Satisfaction. Accordingly, we find, that more of our English Tragedies have succeeded, in which the Favourites of the Audience sink under their Calamities, than those in which...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (3): 327–360.
Published: 01 September 2013
... pointed out that a condition such as Capgras may provide the means for exploring the “mutability of romantic love” and the “everyday calamity of the lessening of love” (Schillinger 2008). The Echo Maker too challenges the idea that neuronovels imply cerebral solipsism and hinder readers...