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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (4): 829–852.
Published: 01 December 2001
... Dictionary of Narratology , 42 -43 (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press). 1995 “On Narratology: Criteria, Corpus,Context,” Narrative 3 : 73 -84. 1996 “Narratology, Narratological Criticism, and Gender,” in Fiction Updated: Theories of Fictionality,Narratology, and Poetics , edited by Calin...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (2): 360–361.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Eyal Segal 2002 Verdonk, Peter, ed. 1993 Twentieth-Century Poetry: From Text to Context (London: Routledge). Verdonk, Peter, and Jean Jacques Weber, eds. 1995 Twentieth-Century Fiction: From Text to Context (London: Routledge). 360 Poetics Today 23:2 Jonathan Culpeper...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (3): 423–437.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Chicago Press). Chatman, Seymour 1990 Coming to Terms: The Rhetoric of Narrative in Fiction and Film (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press). Currie, Mark 1998 Postmodern Narrative Theory (New York: St. Martin's). Darby, David 2001 “Form and Context: An Essay in the History of...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (1): 159–165.
Published: 01 March 2020
... Press . Calculus and Context David Kurnick Rutgers University Andrea K. Henderson, Algebraic Art: Mathematical Formalism and Victorian Culture. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. xii 1218 pp. Does intellectual history count as historical context ?What if the intellectual history in question is...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (4): 703–733.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Metaphor” (38.1). My target first proposal stipulates that, in the creation and comprehension of metaphoric expressions in natural discourse contexts, bidirectional processing always initiates with an abstraction from the target domain that is effectively projected on the source domain, promoting...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (4): 731–752.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Ulrich Kinzel This essay on the German poet Stefan George and his poetry book The Star of the Covenant (1914) is part of a broader study of literary models of an ethics of the self in the context of governmental practices. For George and his circle of followers, the particular lines of this context...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (4): 693–710.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Bryan Walpert In the context of growing interest in the use of science in contemporary poetry, this essay offers a close reading of Joan Retallack's poem “AID/I/SAPPEARANCE” (1998a) as an extended case study of one use of science: the subversion of scientific language. Retallack uses two connected...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (1): 107–128.
Published: 01 March 2011
... multiplicity of versions. Given an excuse, there is not just a plurality of possible plot developments but also a consideration of linguistic nuances when weighing responsibility. The excuse generates a context within which the acts of the speaker appear in a different light or as elements of a different story...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (2): 331–351.
Published: 01 June 2010
... the narrative relevance of God's self-designation in the context of the book of Exodus. The article investigates the narrative potential of God's revealed name along the threefold movement of suspense, curiosity, and surprise. The attention to the syntactic, semantic, rhetorical, and narrative aspects...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 93–121.
Published: 01 February 2017
... between the source and the target, instead of the target itself. The examples demonstrate that context plays a major role in this process by identifying the source and the target of a visual metaphor. Interpreting Visual Metaphors: Asymmetry and Reversibility Bipin Indurkhya Jagiellonian University...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (2): 235–253.
Published: 01 June 2017
... interdisciplinary field of cognitive studies a reservoir of potential insights into the embodied interconnectivity of cognitive process together with a critical language which is enactive, context oriented, sensitive to the conditions of live cultural ecologies. The essay features textual examples drawn from the...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (2): 363–391.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Lakoff 's theory of the multiple levels of framing in discourse, concentrating on the interplay of argument and narrative frames. Studies of emotion and mood in narrative genres are adapted to refine Lakoff's account of narrative, making it more complex, systematic, and sensitive to historical context...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (2): 393–412.
Published: 01 June 2017
... psychosomatic perceptual patterns which are used on all levels of speech reception in cultural and political contexts. This makes rhetorically conspicuous texts efficient as stimulus material for empirical research into neurocognitive modeling of how poetic texts are read. Adaptations as revisitations of prior...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (3): 549–568.
Published: 01 September 2017
... England , and Charles Dickens's Barnaby Rudge. In particular, it examines the behavior of crowds as a whole, individuals (especially leaders), and subgroups in terms of the key notions of agency, moral responsibility, organization, and action. Finally, it places this debate within the context of...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (2): 245–275.
Published: 01 June 2008
... attempting to enrich a poem's setting in its cultural context, the other attempting to complicate a poem's relation to its literary background. For the former, I attempt to read Donne's “Valediction: Forbidding Mourning” with the combination of attention to nonliterary texts contemporaneous with the poem and...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (4): 673–694.
Published: 01 December 2003
.... Subsequently, this comparative analysis is applied to the discussion of a specific material book, the 1623 First Folio of Shakespeare . From both of these contexts (general and specific), we can begin to see the necessity of a mutual engagement between“history” and “theory.” © 2003 by the Porter Institute...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (3): 325–356.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Shachar Pinsker This essay examines the ways in which Yiddish—as a language, a set of literary traditions and practices, and a “postvernacular”—operates within the context of Israeli, Hebrew-dominated literature. After establishing the subject's poetic, historical, and political framework, I...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (4): 615–633.
Published: 01 December 2014
... routines. Affordances have entered into theater studies as both an aid to historicism and a way of considering plays outside their original contexts. My main example of affordances in Shakespearean drama is Perdita's offering of flowers to her guests in the sheepshearing episode of The Winter's Tale . Her...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (3): 383–397.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Monika Adamczyk-Garbowska The article focuses on Julian Stryjkowski's best-known novel, Voices in the Darkness , analyzed in the context of this leading Jewish Polish writer's biography and his complicated linguistic and cultural position. A special emphasis is placed on the author's use of the...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (3): 211–224.
Published: 01 September 2014
... sources; rupture expressed through alienation in modernity; and the intersection and dialogue with models of modern literature in a comparative context. Furthermore, Max Weinreich's contention that the process of fusion in Yiddish language formation did not stop with its creation but is continuous and...