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Poetics Today (1 June 2013) 34 (1-2): 233–253.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Marco Caracciolo Bolens Guillemette , The Style of Gestures: Embodiment and Cognition in Literary Narrative . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press , 2012 . xii + 233 pp. © 2013 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2013 References Abbott H. Porter...
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Poetics Today (1 March 2003) 24 (1): 127–137.
Published: 01 March 2003
..., NJ: Princeton University Press). Von Neumann, John 1955 The Computer and the Brain (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press). Toward a Theory of Embodiment for Literature Ellen Spolsky English, Bar-Ilan 6828 POETICS TODAY...
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Poetics Today (1 March 2007) 28 (1): 165–168.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Ellen Esrock Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2007 Ellen Spolsky, ed., Iconotropism: Turning toward Pictures . Lewisburg, PA: Bucknell University Press, 2004. 210 pp. Tendencies toward Embodiment in Word and Image Studies Ellen Esrock Language, Literature, and...
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Poetics Today (1 February 2017) 38 (1): 163–188.
Published: 01 February 2017
... grotesque imagery thereby juxtaposes semantic fields and their worlds with frightening consequences, and this impacts upon the bidirectionality inherent in the process of metaphor comprehension. Furthermore, this essay will show how the poetic texts enable both embodied simulation and bodily feeling, both...
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Poetics Today (1 February 2017) 38 (1): 203–205.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Eyal Segal Fahlenbrach Kathrin , ed., Embodied Metaphors in Film, Television, and Video Games: Cognitive Approaches . New York : Routledge , 2016 . xiii + 300 pp . © 2017 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2017 Reference Lakoff George Johnson Mark...
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Poetics Today (1 June 2017) 38 (2): 273–293.
Published: 01 June 2017
... dimensions of reading. In particular, it examines a narrative technique termed “embodied anchors,” by which Roy conveys her characters' experiences and their interpretations of those experiences through image clusters that function both as metaphors and as physical cues, simultaneously affecting both “basic...
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Poetics Today (1 June 2017) 38 (2): 317–339.
Published: 01 June 2017
... ). Clark Andy 1997 Being There: Putting Brain, Body, and World Together Again ( Cambridge, MA : MIT Press ). 2016 Surfing Uncertainty: Prediction, Action, and the Embodied Mind ( New York : Oxford University Press ). Corliss Richard 1984 Review of The Terminator, Time...
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Poetics Today (1 June 2017) 38 (2): 341–362.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Ben Morgan The article uses the example of the European bildungsroman as represented paradigmatically in Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship (1795 – 96) to investigate the effects of reading. Goethe's text is sensitive to the embodied encounters that shape how we relate to...
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Poetics Today (1 September 2011) 32 (3): 489–520.
Published: 01 September 2011
... Macbeth . An Embodied View of Misunderstanding in Macbeth Ellen Spolsky Bar-­Ilan University, English Abstract The project of describing how people understand each other’s unspoken motivations, beliefs, commitments, and intentions had been housed in departments of linguistics or philosophy...
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Poetics Today (1 December 2011) 32 (4): 693–715.
Published: 01 December 2011
... by recent developments in the study of embodied cognition, now taken as shaped by feelings and by our different senses, including kinesthetic and other bodily processes. Cognition extends to the environment around us in terms of affordances—ways we interact immediately with objects in the environment...
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Poetics Today (1 June 2010) 31 (2): 217–250.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Ellen J. Esrock Embodied approaches to art history concerned with empathic projection can be reinforced by introducing empirical research that corroborates experiential observations about a spectator's bodily responses and by a more nuanced repertoire of bodily focused viewing. To reinforce...
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Poetics Today (1 June 2019) 40 (2): 235–268.
Published: 01 June 2019
... resources are employed in a host of media, both new and old. With this expansion it has become increasingly evident that an adequate understanding of the workings of such media will need to involve close attention to receivers’ embodied, experiential engagement with them. Nevertheless, the most widely used...
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Poetics Today (1 December 2017) 38 (4): 667–693.
Published: 01 December 2017
... elides categorical distinctions of first-and second-order autobiographical memory, or memory and story. Thus survivors’ stories seem descendants’ memories. Previous scholarship discusses collective and post-memory but does not explain descendants’ trauma embodiment and how corporeal and psychic traumas...
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Poetics Today (1 September 2018) 39 (3): 623–643.
Published: 01 September 2018
... video games and webcomics. Our analysis draws upon and adapts Jan Alber’s cognitive reading strategies, already integral to unnatural narratology, while also taking into account new developments in cognitive approaches, notably those focused on reading as an embodied experience. In sum, we contend that...
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Poetics Today (1 September 2018) 39 (3): 473–494.
Published: 01 September 2018
... flights of the imagination, but that do not yet amount to fiction. To arrive at a cognitive definition of fictionality, she proposes to revisit Wolfgang Iser’s notion of fiction as an “articulated gestalt” in the light of recent embodied and predictive approaches. In a second step, we discuss the so...
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Poetics Today (1 June 2008) 29 (2): 277–308.
Published: 01 June 2008
... Kaja Silverman and emphasizes a Lacanian drama of absence. This model of suture has also been the focus of important criticism by scholars like David Bordwell and Noel Carroll. My alternative paradigm of embodiment and multiple consciousnesses, what I call deep intersubjectivity, emerges from Maurice...
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Poetics Today (1 February 2017) 38 (1): 61–92.
Published: 01 February 2017
... metaphorical bidirectionality possible, it explains how the arts enable us to iconically connect with the world through our embodied cognition, not as objective observers in the Western classical sense but as participatory sharers of that world. © 2017 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2017...
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Poetics Today (1 June 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 (1 September 2017) 38 (3): 549–568.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., embodied, and engaged. This article uses the term social mind to describe those aspects of the whole mind that are revealed through the externalist perspective. It applies the concept of a social mind to descriptions of crowd behavior in Walter Scott's Heart of Midlothian , Thomas Macaulay's History of...
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Poetics Today (1 June 2018) 39 (2): 337–357.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Danuta Fjellestad It is common to claim that the recent surge in scholarship on ekphrasis has been stimulated by the pervasive presence of the image in what is broadly—if vaguely—referred to as “new media.” However, also in the “old” medium of print and its primary embodiment, the codex, images now...