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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (1): 151–186.
Published: 01 March 2000
..., John 1995 Paul Celan: Poet,Survivor, Jew (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press). Forché, Carolyn, ed. 1993 Against Forgetting: Twentieth-Century Poetry of Witness (New York: W. W. Norton). Friedländer, Saul 1993 [1982] Reflections of Nazism: An Essay on Kitsch and Death ,translated...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (3): 551–605.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of “musical ekphrasis.” © 2001 by the Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2001 Abbate, Carolyn 1991 Unsung Voices: Opera and Musical Narrativity in the Nineteenth Century (Princeton, NJ:Princeton University Press). Agawu, Kofi 1991 Playing with Signs: A Semiotic Interpretation...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (2): 237–255.
Published: 01 June 2009
... monologue. The article concentrates on a detailed analysis of examples in novels by D. H. Lawrence, Joseph Conrad, Arnold Bennett, Virginia Woolf, and James Joyce. Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2009 Narratorial Border Crossings in Major Early-Twentieth-Century English Novels H. M...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (2): 379–380.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Eyal Segal Warren Motte, Fiction Now: The French Novel in the Twenty-first Century . Champaign, IL: Dalkey Archive , 2008 . 237 pp . Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2010 New Books at a Glance Rebecca Beasley, Theorists of Modernist Poetry: T. S. Eliot, T. E. Hulme...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (3): 611–614.
Published: 01 September 2011
... and Semiotics doi 10.1215/03335372-1375207 Monique R. Morgan, Narrative Means, Lyric Ends: Temporality in the Nineteenth-­ Century British Long Poem. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2009. x + 233 pp. This book examines the varied and complex interplay between...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (3): 404–407.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Eyal Segal Caroline Levine and Mario Ortiz-Robles, eds., Narrative Middles: Navigating the Nineteenth-Century British Novel . Columbus : Ohio State University Press , 2011 . viii + 257 pp. © 2013 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2013 New Books at a Glance...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (4): 675–691.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Robert Folkenflik A stage in the history of reading underlies the origins of Wolfgang Iser's method. His distinctive theory of reading is adumbrated in the writings of the period of his original specialty, the eighteenth century. In The Implied Reader Iser takes his theoretical hints and directions...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (2): 335–359.
Published: 01 June 2004
... groups in both nineteenth- and twentieth-century Houston, Texas. Nineteenth-century groups found in their literary and associational practices the warrant to embark on a broad program of collective action; twentieth-century groups, by and large, severed this link yet still met important needs for women...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (3): 529–540.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Places': Frost and Hawthorne,” in Frost Centennial Essays ,edited by Jac L. Tharpe, 275 -87 (Jackson: University Press of Mississippi). New Criticism for the Twenty-First Century Leslie Brisman English, Yale Shira Wolosky, The Art of Poetry: How to Read a Poem. Oxford: Oxford University...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (3): 351–386.
Published: 01 September 2005
...April London Isaac D'Israeli's contributions to the formation of literary history in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries remain unexplored, his voluminous writings mined for apt quotations rather than considered as significant in their own right. This article argues that his...
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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (1): 217–220.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Eyal Segal Dawson Paul , The Return of the Omniscient Narrator: Authorship and Authority in Twenty-First Century Fiction . Columbus : Ohio State University Press , 2013 . viii + 278 pp. © 2016 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2016 New Books at a Glance Walter...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (3): 549–568.
Published: 01 September 2017
... of nineteenth-century historiography to explore potential differences between fictional and historiographical treatments of crowds. It concludes that, while histories tend to be pragmatically inclined to treat crowds as social minds, the distinctive affordances of fiction allowed nineteenth-century novelists...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (1): 17–39.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Maria Mäkelä The article challenges both cognitive-universalist and unnatural-exceptionalist approaches to fictional minds by analyzing how the seventeenth- and eighteenth-century novel merges the premodern poetics of exemplarity with emergent modern techniques of representing consciousness...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (1-2): 203–206.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Eyal Segal Patea Viorica , ed., Short Story Theories: A Twenty-First Century Perspective . Amsterdam : Rodopi , 2012 . vii + 346 pp. © 2014 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2014 New Books at a Glance 203 “Affordances of Form...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (1): 93–111.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Simona Zetterberg Gjerlevsen Building on recent theory of fictionality as a rhetorical concept, this article examines fictionality in the history of the novel. It argues that the Danish eighteenth-century novel provides answers to the question of the origin of the novel. A smaller novel corpus than...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (1-2): 117–171.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Melanie Conroy Literary historians have long made an issue of the extent to which the modernist novel broke with conventions established in the nineteenth century. One of the most debated questions is the occurrence, or dating, of an “inward turn,” a rupture with the external orientation...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (3): 607–650.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Ruth HaCohen Sympathy , in the sense of the ability to suffer with or for the other, entered English usage toward the end of the sixteenth century. This marks an important moment in Western culture, the birth of a new artistic sensibility nourished by the Aristotelian notion of poetic compassion...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (1): 67–92.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Monika Fludernik Catherine Gallagher’s arguments for a rise of fictionality in the eighteenth century, reinventing the rise of the novel as a rise in fictionality, provides a starting point for the article. It will compare Gallagher’s thesis to other proposals about the rise of fictionality...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (2): 299–321.
Published: 01 June 2001
... difficult by wide-scale language death during the twentieth century and the accompanying death of cultural traditions. In the case of the first people of South Africa, the bushmen, this process was further complicated by their depiction in museum exhibits and displays as “living fossils,”alienated from...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (4): 713–763.
Published: 01 December 2001
... frame my analysis of Shelley's dramatic style with a set of poetic and critical contrasts. Judged in the light of twentieth-century treatments of the Cenci story by Antonin Artaud, Bertrand Tavernier, and George Elliott Clarke, Shelley's style appears comparatively unmixed and unrealistic or, as Stuart...