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Poetics Today (2015) 36 (4): 572–575.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Eyal Segal © 2016 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2016 Anderson Amanda and Shaw Harry E. , eds., A Companion to George Eliot . Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell , 2013 . xiii + 517 pp. New Books at a Glance Gary Saul Morson, Prosaics and Other Provocations...
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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 (2024) 45 (1): 131–174.
Published: 01 March 2024
...Hervé Picherit; Jason C. Thompson Abstract This article proposes that the main trope of Georges Perec's novel, La disparition (1969), is anagnorisis, or a scene of literary recognition. Though Perec borrows a classical trope described by Aristotle, his novel stands out in that it is not a character...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 469–470.
Published: 01 June 2000
... and literary influence. Kevin C. Smith, George Washington University Tseng 2000.5.22 09:29 ...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (3): 499–518.
Published: 01 September 2019
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Poetics Today (2007) 28 (3): 475–497.
Published: 01 September 2007
...George Pattison Noting the apparent chaos of Søren Kierkegaard's writing, the essay shows that Kierkegaard did, nevertheless, have a highly self-conscious relation to issues of genre, which was a central concern in the aesthetic theory of his critical role model, J. L. Heiberg. Salient features...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (2): 277–308.
Published: 01 June 2008
...George Butte To begin with, the essay identifies shortcomings in classical suture theory's approach to film's narration of consciousness. This approach, which has been widely influential in film theory, grew out of work by Jean-Pierre Oudart, Jacques-Alain Miller, Daniel Dayan, Stephen Heath...
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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (3): 415–442.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Adam Stock Most twentieth-century dystopian fictions such as Aldous Huxley's Brave New World (1932), Katharine Burdekin's Swastika Night (1937), George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four (1949), and John Wyndham's The Chrysalids (1955) adhere to a generic convention by which they project forward...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (2): 341–362.
Published: 01 June 2017
... of an engagement with narrative and to recent discussions of the so-called paradox of fiction. To explore in more concrete terms the effect of reading Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship , the article then turns to George Eliot's response in Daniel Deronda (1876). Goethe's novel appeals to the bodies of its...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (2): 363–391.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Michael Sinding This article draws together overlapping cognitive analyses of political thought, emotion, and language and shows how they can be supplemented with literary analyses of genre to illuminate the workings of the French Revolution debate of 1790s Britain. It focuses on enriching George...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (3): 453–483.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Ilya Kliger This essay explores the manner in which the persistence of literary forms in history has been addressed by the Russian tradition of Historical Poetics (Alexander Veselovsky, Viktor Zhirmunsky, Mikhail Bakhtin, Russian Formalism) and within a certain strain of Western Marxism (Georg...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (1): 35–63.
Published: 01 March 2003
... to and commentary on American folk poetry and its accompanying mythology. Reference points include Ruth Finnegan on oral poetics, George Lakoff on the contemporary theory of metaphor, and Aldous Huxley on the nature of altered states of consciousness. © 2003 by the Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2003...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (4): 673–694.
Published: 01 December 2003
... that Hans-Georg Gadamer's important contribution to the field of hermeneutics not only anticipates recent developments in textual scholarship,but also has much to offer scholars who are attempting to write the history of the material book. In such light, the so-called “turn toward history” commented upon...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (3): 465–495.
Published: 01 September 2004
... vocabulary, derived from systems theory and second-order cybernetics, to reconstruct the formal dynamics of Beckett's writing and to reveal the structural principle that determines the generation of form in Beckett's work. The argument assumes that George Spencer Brown's dynamic (operative) concept of form...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (2): 257–279.
Published: 01 June 2005
.... As George Lakoff noted, “The people who did this got into my brain, even three thousand miles away. All those symbols were connected to more of my identity than I could have realized.” This study attempts to characterize this distinctive explosion of testimonial and elegiac poetry. © 2005 by the Porter...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (4): 519–540.
Published: 01 December 2021
... expression as manifested in the “tone” of Georg Trakl's poetry and the “ineffability” of Ludwig Uhland's poem “Count Eberhard's Hawthorn.” Then it proceeds to consider his exchange of letters with Gottlob Frege about the form and style of the Tractatus . The final part of the article considers...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (4): 471–499.
Published: 01 December 2021
... hand, is deeply engaged with literature; his writings on a range of authors—from Homer and Cervantes, to Friedrich Hölderlin and the Marquis de Sade, to Georges Bataille and Maurice Blanchot—constitute nothing less than an oeuvre. And yet, despite proposals to move beyond Foucauldian critique and its...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (4): 575–595.
Published: 01 December 2021
... in their food-related works. Four such literary recipes (by Georges Perec, Jacques Roubaud, Harry Mathews, and Alastair Brotchie) are closely examined, after discussion of key concepts of Oulipian poetics from the culinary viewpoint. The article's special point of reference is the parodic, satirical, absurd...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (4): 713–763.
Published: 01 December 2001
... frame my analysis of Shelley's dramatic style with a set of poetic and critical contrasts. Judged in the light of twentieth-century treatments of the Cenci story by Antonin Artaud, Bertrand Tavernier, and George Elliott Clarke, Shelley's style appears comparatively unmixed and unrealistic or, as Stuart...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (4): 665–696.
Published: 01 December 2005
... as an author shaped by that war and as a participant in the larger constellation of brilliant European essayists who responded to this momentous event. To this end, the article draws parallels between his writings and those of Ernst Jünger and Georg Simmel. More importantly, it uncovers the conservative...