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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (1-2): 1–52.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Tamar Yacobi As in my previous work, I define ekphrasis (following up Meir Sternberg’s quotation theory) as intermedial quotation or re-presentation (representation in the second degree). My focus here is on the intersection of two of its less common forms: Double Exposure and the Museum Book...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (1): 1–33.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Emma Kafalenos Doubly coded artworks—artworks that are embedded in other artworks— sometimes represent an art form (a medium, a genre) that at the time they are made cannot be represented except through double coding. The phenomenon is rare and occurs only when several conditions are met. First...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (4): 557–572.
Published: 01 December 2004
..., MA: Blackwell). Introduction: The Double ‘‘Turn’’ to Ethics and Literature? Michael Eskin Germanic Languages and Literatures, Columbia The contemporary revival, in parts of the humanities, of a strong interest in the question of ‘‘ethics and literature’’ has recently celebrated its...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (1): 53–77.
Published: 01 March 2022
... constantly uses these phenomena for purposes other than the primary conventional ones. On the background of this constant literary misuse of culturally conventional phenomena, the article argues that a literary misuse, a heterodox use, is tied to the doxa of these new phenomena, a relation termed the double...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (3): 569–587.
Published: 01 September 2017
... history. This essay argues that these claims are most visible in “reflexive double narratives,” books that tell two versions of their stories and explain why they have done so. This essay relies on Brian Richardson's term “denarration” from Unnatural Voices and David Herman's conception of “qualia” from...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (1): 113–129.
Published: 01 February 2018
... in the novel as making the new genre more continuous with fictionality outside the novel, even as it acknowledges the distinctiveness of readers and characters within the genre. Rhetorical theory sees the novel as activating a double consciousness in its readers, and this view goes hand in hand with its...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (2): 337–357.
Published: 01 June 2018
... and the related ekphrastic moments. My reading is inspired by Liliane Louvel’s (2011) concept of a “picture gallery novel”, Tamar Yacobi’s (2013) work on “double exposure”, and Emma Kafalenos’s (2012) concern with narrativization of sequences of images. I propose to supplement their work with the concept...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (4): 611–634.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Jan Baetens; Jean-Jacques Poucel This introductory essay defines the background terms and context of constraint-based writing and then situates each essay included in this double issue of Poetics Today . Taking the example of the Oulipo (Workshop of Potential Literature) as the foundational...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (2): 313–329.
Published: 01 June 2010
... human time as the tension between expectation and experience. This tension can be found at the two levels in narrative, the level of the action and the level of the reception. The double reconfiguration of time can be explored by an examination of narrative structures. In the third section the attempt...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (1): 61–93.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Lilach Lachman Although historians of the avant-garde have noted the double requirement for innovators to dramatize a provocative verbal action that experiments with form, the interaction between the ideology and poetics of avant-garde poetry has been largely neglected. Recent studies point...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (4): 713–763.
Published: 01 December 2001
... but a revolutionary anticipation of them. Situating Shelley by means of this double perspective, I show how he disposes the modern mixed style in Prometheus Unbound and The Cenci to make it subserve the ideal poetics and metaphysics of antiquity. As his Defence of Poetry argues and his stylistic treatment of Beatrice...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (1): 137–158.
Published: 01 March 2004
... highlighting the fictive status of this figure. Doubled Flowering: From the Notebooks of Araki Yasusada does this by first building up the heteronym of Yasusada, then systematically effacing him as he himself adopts a variety of other voices and personae. The Yasusada poems also serve to expand the range...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (3): 465–495.
Published: 01 September 2004
... can be used as a conceptual basis for describing the complex and baffling operation performed by Beckett's writing, and it proposes that this literary technique is best understood as a double recursion that envisages the unpresentable generativity of the literary text. These hypotheses are developed...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (3): 597–622.
Published: 01 September 2018
... discontinuity between fiction (reading) and the everyday. To show how these different conceptual underpinnings feed into contrasting academic practices, we supplement this theoretical overview with a double case study of Hans Christian Andersen’s short story “ The Shadow” (“Skyggen”). Taking advantage of our...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (1): 79–101.
Published: 01 March 2022
... and Seven Walks from the Office for Soft Architecture (2003) as a multi-genre study in Vancouver becoming “money” and the effects of this process on work characterized as temporary or feminine. Indeterminacy becomes a double bind for the speakers of her “Office,” in that freedoms of expression, feeling...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 457–461.
Published: 01 June 2000
...- guistic structure by focusing on what he calls ‘‘the double patternthat is, the interaction between two kinds of patterns, or systems, of rules and conventions: one is the signifying or referential, which poetry shares with other kinds...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (4): 711–749.
Published: 01 December 2000
...’’ it beyond its traditional domain. Perspectival trouble is no more specific to discourse in language than to literature proper and fiction. It rather doubles in transfer between the (e.g., visual and verbal) media, with their cumulative mediators (e.g., painter → author → speaker) on the way to the finished...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (4): 737–750.
Published: 01 December 2017
...`mes en prose (prose poems), are usually products of a double negation. They pertain neither to philosophy (or the history of metaphysical or theological doctrines) nor to linguistically informed literary scholarship typical of eastern Europe. Because of the specificity of the analyses, I will limit...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (4): 471–499.
Published: 01 December 2021
..., as fable . So, therefore, it is made from a fable, from something that must be said and that can be said, but this fable is said in a language that is absence, that is murder, that is doubling, that is simulacrum. And then, a little later: “In itself, literature is a distance hollowed out within...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (2): 453–474.
Published: 01 June 2001
... and that relations between bodies are subsequently postulated. The form of redemption offered by the image is, nevertheless, ambigu- ous. The basis of the image is repetition, as the image constitutes the dou- bling of an object for a subject. The exemplary instance of such a doubling is the subject’s...