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Poetics Today (1 June 2001) 22 (2): 391–412.
Published: 01 June 2001
... apparent complicity with prescribed forms of Western civility. The essay argues that conventional notions of postcolonial resistance are unable to provide an adequate explanation for identity politics which are based on the desire for Western acculturation instead of resistance to it. By recourse to the...
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Poetics Today (1 March 2007) 28 (1): 89–116.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Jo Labanyi The essay argues that modernity is best understood not as the cultural expression of capitalist modernization, but as a particular set of relations of present to past. It examines the varying attitudes toward the violent past of the civil war that have characterized Spain since the...
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Poetics Today (1 March 2000) 21 (1): 151–186.
Published: 01 March 2000
... the experimentation, ellipsis, and fragmentary style critics have called for as the logical consequence of the Shoah conceived as the breakdown of civilization. © 2000 by the Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2000 Aaron, Frieda W. 1990 Bearing the Unbearable: Yiddish and Polish...
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Poetics Today (1 March 2006) 27 (1): 35–66.
Published: 01 March 2006
... the work of Nicolae Steinhardt and Joseph Brodsky, and also in secret police interrogation and reeducation practices and in CIA manuals. In Sentimental Journey, Shklovsky wrote that during the civil war, life itself was made strange and became art. Shklovsky's memoirs shed light on the effects of this...
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Poetics Today (1 September 2000) 21 (3): 619–620.
Published: 01 September 2000
... Bremond, De Barthes à Balzac: Fictions d’un critique et critiques d’une fiction Susan Rubin Suleiman, C. Douglas Dillon Professor of the Civilization of France and professor of comparative literature at Harvard University, is the...
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Poetics Today (1 December 2001) 22 (4): 863–864.
Published: 01 December 2001
... would have happened ifTheessays, written by nine English and American historians, thus explore nine such roads not taken in actual history. What if no English Civil War or no American War of Independence had occurred? What if Ireland had never been divided? What if Britain had stayed out of the...
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Poetics Today (1 June 2005) 26 (2): 171–173.
Published: 01 June 2005
... argument. Two aspects of this diversity in unity deserve special emphasis. One con- cernsthevarietyof‘‘contextshistoricalperiods,nationalaffiliations For example, whereas the Holocaust usually figures as generic paradigm, the images of testimony studied here range from the Civil War in America to the...
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Poetics Today (1 June 2001) 22 (2): 263–298.
Published: 01 June 2001
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Poetics Today (1 June 2005) 26 (2): 175–207.
Published: 01 June 2005
... Civil War (New York: Knopf). Adorno, Theodor W. 1973 [1966] Negative Dialectics , translated by E. B. Ashton (New York:Continuum). 1983 [1955] “Cultural Criticism and Society,” in Prisms , translated by Samuel and Shierry Weber, 19 -34 (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press). 1992 [1962...
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Poetics Today (1 June 2001) 22 (2): 323–364.
Published: 01 June 2001
... 115 : 425 -29. De Kock, Leon 1996 Civilizing Barbarians:Missionary Narrative and African Textual Response in Nineteenth-century South Africa (Johannesburg: Witwatersrand University Press). Derrida, Jacques 1982 [1968] “The Pit and the Pyramid: Introduction to Hegel's Semiology,” in...
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Poetics Today (1 September 2005) 26 (3): 459–498.
Published: 01 September 2005
... Hawkes (New York: Zone). Keightly, David 1990 “Early Civilization in China: Reflections on How It Became Chinese,” in Heritage of China: Contemporary Perspectives on Chinese Civilization , edited by Paul S. Ropp, 15 -54 (Berkeley: University of California Press). Lao Tzu 1963 Tao Te Ching...
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Poetics Today (1 September 2000) 21 (3): 521–541.
Published: 01 September 2000
...: Oxford University Press). Larmore, Charles 1993 Modernité et morale (Paris: Presses Universitaires de France). Larmore, Charles Forthcoming Les pratiques du moi (Paris: Presses Universitaires de France). Lucan 1992 Civil War ,translated by Susan H. Braund. The World's Classics (New...
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Poetics Today (1 June 2000) 21 (2): 470–473.
Published: 01 June 2000
... on a historical context); and by the normative frame- work (rules governing the exchange, codified in manuals of civility). The interrelation of these three parameters is made plain by the arrangement of letters into...
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Poetics Today (1 March 2019) 40 (1): 7–31.
Published: 01 March 2019
... . Quinteiro Silvia Baleiro Rita , eds. 2014 Lit and Tour: Ensaios sobre literatura e turismo . Lisbon : Ediçôes Húmus . Sachsman David B. Rushing S. Kittrell Morris Roy Jr. 2007 Memory and Myth: The Civil War in Fiction and Film from “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” to “Cold Mountain...
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Poetics Today (1 June 2019) 40 (2): 319–353.
Published: 01 June 2019
... . McMahan Alison . 2003 . “ Immersion, Engagement, and Presence: A Method for Analyzing 3-D Video Games .” In The Video Game Theory Reader , edited by Wolf Mark J. P. Perron Bernard , 67 – 86 . New York : Routledge . Meier Sid . 1991 . Civilization . DOS . Hunt Valley, MD...
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Poetics Today (1 September 2016) 37 (3): 415–442.
Published: 01 September 2016
... allusions to the future-as-past often serve comedic purposes in which such historical periods, which lie between the authorial present and the time in which the story is principally set, are juxtaposed with this age of the Machine. Hence we learn that Vashti “had studied the civilization that had...
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Poetics Today (1 September 2016) 37 (3): 443–472.
Published: 01 September 2016
... (2007: xii) demonstrates that colonial hierarchies of civilization rely on a developmental temporality in which white, European subjects can perceive themselves as autonomous and self-determining, because colonized people of color have become the material on which enlightened subjects act...
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Poetics Today (1 March 2010) 31 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Passions tragiques et règles classiques. Essai sur la tragédie française (Paris: Presses Universitaires de France). Foucault, Michel 1991 Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison , translated by Alan Sheridan (London: Penguin). 2001 Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in...
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Poetics Today (1 September 2016) 37 (3): 355–368.
Published: 01 September 2016
... invoke ruin as the fate of an existing civilization can be threatening. But because the textual and later the sculptural and material remnants of classical civilization were commonly understood as the basis of European civilization, there was also a potential recompense in the repetition of classical...
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Poetics Today (1 June 2005) 26 (2): 257–279.
Published: 01 June 2005
... Anthology,” Moby Lives , www.mobylives.com/Ostriker_anthology.html (accessed October 3, 2004). Ray, David 2002 “Over There,” in Heyen 2002 : 315 -22. Richey, Joseph 2002 “ The War Footing in Poetry ,” Artists for Peace, Justice, and Civil Liberties Web site, www.taparts.org/GalleryAnthDetails.cfm...