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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (4): 437–518.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Inbar Shaham The structure of repetition, as Meir Sternberg (1978) defines it, consists in the repeated presentation of a fabulaic event along the text continuum. It has three types of component members: (1) forecast (e.g., command, scenario); (2) enactment (representing the forecast’s objective...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (1-2): 53–118.
Published: 01 June 2013
...) Palamon’s forecast arouses our expectations about Arcite’s future overthrow of Theseus’s reign. We find his fear of Arcite’s takeover of Athens plausible, because his characterization of his cousin as a valiant warrior has an encour- aging precedent: our first view of Arcite on the battlefield heavily...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (4): 635–652.
Published: 01 December 2009
... 1 : 122 -25. Goodman, Nelson 1973 [1955] Fact, Fiction, and Forecast, 3rd ed. (Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill). Klein, Robert 1981 Form and Meaning: Essays on Renaissance and Modern Art , edited by André Chastel, translated by Madeline Jay and Leon Weiseltier (Princeton, NJ: Princeton...
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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (3): 355–368.
Published: 01 September 2016
... future is one of decline and translation, it further implies the prediction of a future elsewhere. But how can one be in a position to predict or forecast the onset of decline, to imagine a future elsewhere? What sort of relationship 360 Poetics Today 37:3 to time, to narrative, to historical...
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Poetics Today (2012) 33 (1): 127–130.
Published: 01 March 2012
... of hypertext and the Internet on fiction. In opposition to some current forecasts, Jusdanis claims that even though such new media and technologies provide writers with some radically new means and forms of expression, there is no reason to view them as detrimental to fiction and its basic parabatic...
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Poetics Today (2012) 33 (1): 130–131.
Published: 01 March 2012
... on fiction. In opposition to some current forecasts, Jusdanis claims that even though such new media and technologies provide writers with some radically new means and forms of expression, there is no reason to view them as detrimental to fiction and its basic parabatic function and appeal—any more...
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Poetics Today (2012) 33 (1): 131–134.
Published: 01 March 2012
... of the rise of hypertext and the Internet on fiction. In opposition to some current forecasts, Jusdanis claims that even though such new media and technologies provide writers with some radically new means and forms of expression, there is no reason to view them as detrimental to fiction and its basic...
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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (2): 241–248.
Published: 01 June 2016
... that would take it up in any similarly systematic way. In the social sciences forays into futurology and forecasting are an outgrowth of modernity’s desire to render the future governable through regimes of planning — not, therefore, the most propitious context for the emergence of relationships...
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Poetics Today (2024) 45 (2): 243–250.
Published: 01 June 2024
... informational value—weather forecasts, stock market reports, sports coverage—readers may be less concerned with the identity (or even existence) of the author than with the accuracy of the data. As early as 2016, the Washington Post employed its Heliograph software to report on “simple aspects of the [Olympic...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (1): 59–81.
Published: 01 March 2020
... and Work. Malden, MA: Blackwell. Giddens, Anthony. 1991.The Consequences of Modernity. Stanford, CA: StanfordUniversity Press. Ginsberg, Allen. 1956. Howl and Other Poems. San Francisco: City Lights Books. Goodman, Nelson. 1983. Fact, Fiction, and Forecast. 4th ed. Cambridge,MA:HarvardUniversity Press...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (4): 697–727.
Published: 01 December 2022
..., according to the generative grammar model, a sentence contains a noun phrase followed by a verb phrase, but a verb phrase, in turn, includes a noun phrase, with the process of linguistic parsing consisting in making a repeating series of forecasts about the grammatical shape of the sentence...
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Poetics Today (2024) 45 (2): 331–361.
Published: 01 June 2024
..., and in our daily life, a news site's weather forecast is also practically authorless. Until now, however, we have always assumed that a human being is behind it, that there is a writer—but under post-artificial reading conditions, nothing much changes if we simply make no assumptions at all. My expectation...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (2): 235–253.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., and arranges. He makes long-­range forecasts and five-­year plans. The economy of his dreams is under his central com- mand. But outside the palace walls, his directives are largely ignored. The peasants go about their work efficiently and in the traditional way of their ancestors, sewing, reaping...
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Poetics Today (2024) 45 (1): 45–78.
Published: 01 March 2024
...’ real and emblematic importance, they pose an ethical conundrum forecast by Dickinson's paradoxical antecedent, in which the poem, speaking as a gun, lives to speak for its owner, involuntarily trading self-definition for immortality. In taking up guns to oppose or expose guns’ power, contemporary...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (2): 153–215.
Published: 01 June 2010
... the “puzzle” element of the detective story with other puzzle games: People began writing detective stories because they felt that they had invented a new device or expository technique which would completely befuddle, per- plex, and thwart any attempt to forecast the solution: the most talked...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (3): 497–528.
Published: 01 September 2004
... by revealing at an early point some normally inacces- sible information about what lies ahead, whether by way of explicit or implicit forecasting. The biblical narrator adopts here the second way, while the exegetical nar- rative adopts the first. But its purpose is not merely to defamiliarize...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (2): 323–364.
Published: 01 June 2001
... extension of British control was delineated in an article for the mes of August a forecast of which Lord Salisbury thought might usefully prepare the public mind for coming developments in our African policy. (quoted inWeinthal : This is matched by the following gem penned by W.T. Stead...
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Poetics Today (2007) 28 (4): 683–794.
Published: 01 December 2007
... agency, down to his forecasting) are all in the past by narration time: with little to choose in principle between the more remote (e.g., expositional) and the more recent, between happenings anterior and posterior to that which “concludes the novel,” between “lives” and afterlives, as well...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (3): 517–638.
Published: 01 September 2003
... comedy. Also, the superhuman retrospections or inside views that demon- strate the omniscience of the Bible’s God or the forecasts (beginning with ‘‘Let there be light that drive home his omnipotence over nature and his- tory must pale beside any false backreference or scenario.The greatest epis...
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Poetics Today (2012) 33 (3-4): 329–483.
Published: 01 December 2012
... forecasts a (self-)shooting with it, and the like. The psychologist Louise Sun- dararajan (2008: 244), quoting in turn Tomashevsky’s version of Chekhov, goes so far as to generalize what his own enclosing account would deny even more categorically: that “narrative unity,” under the dictate of “compo...