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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (1): 225–227.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Eyal Segal © 2016 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2016 Trites Roberta Seelinger , Literary Conceptualizations of Growth: Metaphors and Cognition in Adolescent Literature . Amsterdam : Benjamins , 2014 . viii + 164 pp. New Books at a Glance Walter Bernhart...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (4): 619–662.
Published: 01 December 2011
... of conceptual metaphor and blending theories with respect to conceptual conflict and creativity. The deficiency may be supplied by recourse to English Romantic theories of poetic imagination, which are centrally occupied with the logic of conceptual conflict and the motive for creativity. Particularly pertinent...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (4): 641–668.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Pavlo Shopin In this article, the author analyzes spatial metaphors for voice in the work of Herta Müller. His analysis shows how she evokes spatial experience to convey her vision of voice. Drawing on conceptual metaphor theory and Viktor Shklovsky’s concept of defamiliarization, the author argues...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 93–121.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Bipin Indurkhya; Amitash Ojha In a verbal metaphor, the target and the source domains can usually be distinguished clearly, and some features of the source domain are mapped to the target domain, and not vice versa. This asymmetry of metaphor has been acknowledged in conceptual metaphor theory...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (3): 433–458.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Pradeep Sopory Metaphors are both cognitive and affective in their meaning. However, a discussion of affect has been absent from recent theories of metaphor comprehension. This article looks at how affect, broadly conceptualized as positive and negative valence, may interact with cognition during...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 123–140.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Roy Porat; Yeshayahu Shen It is widely held that the direction of mapping from the source to the target domain in metaphors derives directly from the conceptual relations between its members (e.g., from concrete to abstract, from salient to less salient). In contrast, the authors propose...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 35–59.
Published: 01 February 2017
... experimental literature based on the notion that semantic memory can be conceptualized in a manner similar to Euclidean space, and that properties of this space provide boundary conditions that invite uni- or bidirectionality when concepts are juxtaposed as in metaphor. The authors review three basic...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 15–33.
Published: 01 February 2017
... concrete vehicles in order to shed light on (and even construct) abstract topics. By and large, these models have not entertained the possibility that metaphor is actually a “bidirectional” process, not only enlisting concrete vehicles to guide abstract conceptualization but also the reverse: abstract...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (3): 439–469.
Published: 01 September 2003
... to be examined. In the first half of the article, I present an analysis of everyday metaphorical expressions for Truth and Falsehood in contemporary Russian. Linguistic evidence suggests that these domains are understood via a small set of interrelated conceptual structures. Metaphorical expressions in Russian...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (3): 517–560.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Karen Sullivan Representational and nonrepresentational (abstract) artists exhibit different conceptual processes when they describe their work. Data from ekphrastic texts written by artists to accompany their artwork show that, although both kinds of painters refer metaphorically to their art...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (4): 717–752.
Published: 01 December 2011
... connections between physical nature and bodily interaction with the environment.10 5. Poetic thought arose from metaphorically attributing human senses and passions to inanimate objects.11 6. The poetic mind preceded abstract conceptualization and reasoning.12 7...
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Poetics Today (2023) 44 (4): 545–570.
Published: 01 December 2023
... of metaphor analysis. That is to say, language interferes with the dialectic character of the visual hybrid, being a combination of the uncombined and thus belonging to no category and immune to classification. What is more, given that when presented only visually the hybrids provoked no conceptual...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 61–92.
Published: 01 February 2017
... ). Coulson Seana 2001 Semantic Leaps: Frame-Shifting and Conceptual Blending in Meaning Construction ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press ). Coulson Seana Matlock Teenie 2001 “Metaphor and the Space Structuring Model,” Metaphor and Symbol 16 , nos. 3 – 4 : 295 – 316...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 141–161.
Published: 01 February 2017
...,” Experimental Psychology 57 , no. 3 : 178 – 84 . Gibbs Raymond W Jr. . 2011 “Evaluating Conceptual Metaphor Theory,” Discourse Processes 48 , no. 8 : 529 – 62 . Glicksohn Joseph Salinger Orna Roychman Anat 1992 “An Exploratory Study of Syncretic Experience...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (2): 289–321.
Published: 01 June 2011
... genealogy through which this figural mode is inherited by recent theory, even in the absence of the unease that originally impelled the turn to metaphor. This essay demonstrates how narrative form may offer a conceptual alternative to figuration in affect theory, and how a model for rethinking affect...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 203–205.
Published: 01 February 2017
...: Cognitive Approaches . New York : Routledge , 2016 . xiii + 300 pp . New Books at a Glance Kathrin Fahlenbrach, ed., Embodied Metaphors in Film, Television, and Video Games: Cognitive Approaches. New York: Routledge, 2016. xiii 1300 pp. Conceptual metaphor theory (CMT), which was inaugurated...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 205–208.
Published: 01 February 2017
...: Cognitive Approaches. New York: Routledge, 2016. xiii 1300 pp. Conceptual metaphor theory (CMT), which was inaugurated by George Lakoff and Mark Johnson’s seminal study Metaphors We Live By (1980), views metaphor from a cognitive perspective as a basic mode of thinking — the understanding of one idea...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (4): 703–733.
Published: 01 December 2018
... for Poetics and Semiotics 2018 interaction theory Dugald Stewart William Wordsworth autism spectrum disorder conceptual metaphor References Adler Hans Gross Sabine 2002 “ Adjusting the Frame: Comments on Cognitivism and Literature ,” Poetics Today 23 : 195 – 220...
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Poetics Today (2015) 36 (3): 201–231.
Published: 01 September 2015
...,’” Contemporary Review 20 : 403 – 22 . Emerson Ralph Waldo 1983 Essays and Lectures ( New York : Library of America ). Eubanks Philip 1999 “The Story of Conceptual Metaphor: What Motivates Metaphoric Mappings?” Poetics Today 20 ( 3 ): 419 – 42 . Farley Malcolm 2010...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (2): 353–370.
Published: 01 June 2008
... and Form (London: Longman). Brandt, Line, and Per Aage Brandt 2005 “Making Sense of a Blend: A Cognitive-Semiotic Approach to Metaphor,” Annual Review of Cognitive Linguistics 3 : 216 -49. Fauconnier, Gilles, and Mark Turner 2002 The Way We Think: Conceptual Blending and the Mind's Hidden...