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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (3): 708–709.
Published: 01 September 2001
... these possibilities within its own potential, absolutely no need for a partitioned, self-contained practice of criticism or critical theory’’ Brian McHale, West Virginia University Vladimir Tumanov, Mind Reading: Unframed Direct Interior Monologue in European Fiction. Amsterdam...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (1): 206–209.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Eyal Segal Zyngier Sonia Bortolussi Marisa Chesnokova Anna Auracher Jan , eds., Directions in Empirical Literary Studies . Amsterdam : John Benjamins , 2008 . xii + 357 pp. © 2011 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2011 New Books at a Glance...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (4): 628–631.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Jaén Isabel and Simon Julien J. , eds.. Cognitive Literary Studies: Current Themes and New Directions . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2012 . xv + 261 pp. © 2014 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2014 New Books at a Glance Edward Adams, Liberal...
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Poetics Today (2015) 36 (1-2): 59–110.
Published: 01 June 2015
... by Estraikh Gennady Krutikov Mikhail , 242 – 58 ( Oxford : Legenda ). Der blaue Engel 1930 Directed by von Sternberg Josef , ( Potsdam-Babelsberg : UFA ). Nister Der [ Kahanovitsh Pinkhes ] 1964 [1929] “Unter a ployt” [“Under a Fence”] , in A shpigl oyf a shṭeyn...
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Poetics Today (2015) 36 (1-2): 141–143.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Eyal Segal Sell Roger D. , Borch Adam , and Lindgren Inna , eds., The Ethics of Literary Communication: Genuineness, Directness, Indirectness . Amsterdam : John Benjamins , 2013 . xii + 271 pp. © 2015 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2015 New Books...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (3): 569–595.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Miranda Anderson; Stefan Iversen Traditionally, immersion and defamiliarization have been seen as describing opposing phenomena. Immersion has been conceived of as transparently directing attention toward what Marie-Laure Ryan referred to as the “language-independent reality” presented...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 141–161.
Published: 01 February 2017
..., research has suggested that metaphors might work in the other direction also, namely, from abstract to concrete. For example, induction of suspicion leads to improved detection of the smell of fish than of other odors. Are these similarities between synesthesia and metaphors just superficial or do...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (1): 55–79.
Published: 01 March 2011
... reveal “proto-”aesthetic characteristics that babies prefer to adult-directed speech, suggesting that adult psychology and experience grow from and build upon inborn motives and preferences. Synthesizing contemporary concepts and findings from developmental psychology, ethology, evolutionary psychology...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (4): 673–688.
Published: 01 December 2004
..., or race—has often been accompanied by iconophobia, a fundamental distrust and rejection of images, the author offers an analysis of the contemporary Chinese film Happy Times , directed by Zhang Yimou, as an instance of a kind of ethical film practice in which a responsible, noniconophobic thinking about...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (1): 39–78.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Theo Damsteegt It is argued that in internal focalization (e.g., interior monologue or internal sensory perception), the present tense serves to establish a seemingly direct, unmediated link with a character's mind. In reports of actions, too, the present tense may have this effect of providing...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (2): 257–279.
Published: 01 June 2005
.... In public places and forums, there began to surface poems in which aesthetics were apparently subordinated to communicative function and “direct”expression. Indeed, poetry has acquired a long lost social purpose—to order, inform, unite, and console a confused and grieving people. The Internet, accordingly...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (1): 67–96.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Anna Wexler Katsnelson In the late 1920s, the Russian avant-garde artist Kazimir Malevich embarked on a new direction in art that eighty years later continues to perplex the art historical establishment: the artist formerly known for the radical abstraction of The Black Square returned...
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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 (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 (2014) 35 (4): 689–730.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Holinshed's Chronicles and their representation of crowds and revolts. In contrast to the focus on the festive crowd and the Bakhtinian carnivalesque prevalent in previous studies of early modern riots, the emphasis will be directed here to the emergence of a collective mind, how it is represented...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (3): 513–537.
Published: 01 September 2002
... of reasoning about the world, of finding connections and meaning in it, of perceiving a direction over the course of things, of posing oneself as a subject in society and history, and legitimizing this worldview, no longer differ only in their presuppositions,premises, and the basic axiology, but in the very...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (2): 245–275.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Leslie Brisman The question considered here is not what are the most interesting or most discussed recent movements in literary criticism, but what are the methodological innovations that might actually contribute to a better understanding of a specific poem? I look in two directions, the one...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (2): 237–295.
Published: 01 June 2003
... to assess the skepticism that is routinely directed toward those who use cognitive science to interpret literature. More precisely, I argue that the originary function of the symbolic sign is the deferral of lower-level indexical reference strategies. This originary anthropological function is most clearly...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (3): 429–451.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., the boundary rather than the center is the site of hybridization and thus literary and cultural transformation. This article argues that this model of hybridization on the border can point in the direction of a synthesis between the theoretical impulse of contemporary attempts to conceive of a world literary...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (1): 113–129.
Published: 01 February 2018
... it allowed for such payoffs, ultimately makes novel reading an inner-directed activity. Readers derive pleasure from the various ways the novel makes them aware of their ontological differences from characters. Rhetorical theory, by contrast, sees the nexus of fictionality, audience, and character...