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Poetics Today (2015) 36 (4): 570–572.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Eyal Segal Stein Daniel and Thon Jan-Noël , eds., From Comic Strips to Graphic Novels: Contributions to the Theory and History of Graphic Narrative . Berlin : De Gruyter , 2013 . vi + 416 pp. © 2016 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2016 New Books at a Glance...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (3): 673–675.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Eyal Segal Propp Vladimir , On the Comic and Laughter , translated and edited by Debbèche Jean-Patrick Perron Paul . Toronto : University of Toronto Press , 2009 . xvi + 191 pp. . © 2011 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2011 New Books at a Glance...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (2): 475–513.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Loren Kruger; Patricia Watson Shariff This article examines the ways comics contribute to nonformal education in contemporary South Africa, especially the Heart to Heart project,produced by the Storyteller Group, and Body and Soul , by the Soul City project. While Soul City follows the urban bias...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (2): 215–234.
Published: 01 June 2019
... in comics, focusing on their general semantics. It argues that the intersemiotic interplay of the various resources and the evolving meaning construction is one of the most challenging aspects of comic analysis today and that recipients need to construct complex representations of what is shown (and told...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (4): 705–729.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Daniel Candel Readings of covert progression have expanded the study of rhetorical criticism but usually limit themselves to analyzing short stories. By analyzing Frank Miller’s 300 , this article extends covert progression to comics, a medium in which language and images crucially interact...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (4): 721–785.
Published: 01 December 2010
...”) of narrative texts: author, narrator, reader, spectator, character. Thus to explain narrative humor is to show how narrative enables its participants (“agents”) to produce humor. I analyze some types of narrative humor: “metanarrative humor,” “comic narrative suspense,” and “comic narrative surprise.” Some...
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Poetics Today (2012) 33 (1): 59–126.
Published: 01 March 2012
... the participants (agents, intentional perspectives) of narrative texts: author, narrator, reader/spectator, character. Fourth, it analyzed some types of narrative humor, mainly “metanarrative humor,” “comic narrative suspense,” and “comic narrative surprise.” Part II surveys and compares other approaches to humor...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (2): 305–347.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Aarnoud Rommens This article explores how a minor medium such as comics—specifically,Alberto Breccia's version of Edgar Allan Poe's “William Wilson”—used its counter-censorial potential to activate memory in a context stifled by harsh repression. Through the development of several reading...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (4): 561–589.
Published: 01 December 2014
... naturally to an investigation of the interactions among theater audiences and the various parts of the theater industry. To demonstrate the possibilities of audience studies, this essay includes an analysis of Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher's play Love's Cure; or, The Martial Maid (1647), a comic drama...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (4): 657–684.
Published: 01 December 2002
... by the participants. Focusing on a scene from Evelyn Waugh's Black Mischief (1986 [1932]), I argue that Waugh is sensitive to the dynamics of multiparty talk while orchestrating the representation for comic effect. I propose that analyzing such scenes of multiparty talk must make us reassess not only how we theorize...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (1-2): 177–231.
Published: 01 June 2013
... to the children’s books Where the Wild Things Are and The Gruffalo and the comic “The Baba Yaga” (from the Hellboy series): they all undergo a process of analysis and metacognitive reflection. Validating the tool as an analytic and an educational measure depends on its ability to guide the reader toward...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (4): 575–595.
Published: 01 December 2021
..., and other humorous meanings that literary recipes often seem to produce, which is linked to the operational and structural dimensions of the recipe—its comically posited procedural form. Copyright © 2021 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2021 OuLiPo constrained writing recipes food...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (2): 183–187.
Published: 01 June 2019
... that until now have attracted comparatively little attention in multimodality studies, including not only multimodal novels, comics, and films but also current television programs, video games, and other forms of digital media. On the other hand, and no less importantly, the articles collected here engage...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (2): 319–353.
Published: 01 June 2019
... that interactivity does not affect all works the same way, but manifests characteristics according to authorial design and the content and form of each work. Through a close reading of three digital life stories which employ interactivity differently—a web comic, a clickable scrapbook, and a narrative video game...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (3): 661–664.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Romantic poets. Eyal Segal, Tel Aviv University, Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics doi 10.1215/03335372-2010-008 Vladimir Propp, On the Comic and Laughter, translated and edited by Jean...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (3): 664–667.
Published: 01 September 2010
.../03335372-2010-008 Vladimir Propp, On the Comic and Laughter, translated and edited by Jean-Patrick Debbèche and Paul Perron. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009. xvi + 191 pp. This is a translation of Vladimir Propp’s (1895–1970) book on the comic, which was posthumously published...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (3): 667–670.
Published: 01 September 2010
.../03335372-2010-008 Vladimir Propp, On the Comic and Laughter, translated and edited by Jean-Patrick Debbèche and Paul Perron. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009. xvi + 191 pp. This is a translation of Vladimir Propp’s (1895–1970) book on the comic, which was posthumously published...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (3): 670–673.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Romantic poets. Eyal Segal, Tel Aviv University, Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics doi 10.1215/03335372-2010-008 Vladimir Propp, On the Comic and Laughter, translated and edited by Jean...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (3): 623–643.
Published: 01 September 2018
... , ( Galactic Café ). Goodbrey Daniel Merlin . 2013 “ Digital Comics—New Tools and Tropes ,” Studies in Comics 4 , no. 1 : 185 – 97 . Havelka Steve . 1998 Pokey the Penguin , yellow5.com/pokey/ ( accessed October 26, 2016 ). Herman David . 2013 “ Cognitive Narratology...
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Poetics Today (2015) 36 (4): 561–564.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... Eyal Segal, Tel Aviv University, Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics DOI 10.1215/03335372-3455174 570 Poetics Today 36:4 Daniel Stein and Jan-Noe¨l Thon, eds., From Comic Strips to Graphic Novels: Contri- butions...