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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (1): 107–136.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Daniel Candel Bormann The article analyzes the “fictional” worlds employed by literary historians with a tool grounded in possible worlds theory. The core of the tool's spatiotemporal framework is applied to four literary histories which cover the history of the novel from its beginnings...
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Poetics Today (2015) 36 (4): 570–572.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Eyal Segal Stein Daniel and Thon Jan-Noël , eds., From Comic Strips to Graphic Novels: Contributions to the Theory and History of Graphic Narrative . Berlin : De Gruyter , 2013 . vi + 416 pp. © 2016 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2016 New Books at a Glance...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (1): 93–111.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Simona Zetterberg Gjerlevsen Building on recent theory of fictionality as a rhetorical concept, this article examines fictionality in the history of the novel. It argues that the Danish eighteenth-century novel provides answers to the question of the origin of the novel. A smaller novel corpus than...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 February 2018
... of methodological exchange. It sketches out the interrelated disciplinary histories of the fields of narrative theory and novel studies and anatomizes the theoretical ground they share in determining their objects of study before identifying four topics of convergence: fictionality, surface reading...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (4): 675–691.
Published: 01 December 2006
... 1971 “Tristram Shandy and the Reader's Imagination,” PMLA 86 : 966 -73. Armstrong, Nancy 1987 Desire and Domestic Fiction: A Political History of the Novel (Oxford: Oxford University Press). Booth, Wayne C. 1961 The Rhetoric of Fiction (Chicago: University of Chicago Press...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (1): 159–181.
Published: 01 February 2018
... of Fictionality .” In The Novel, vol. 1, History, Geography, and Culture , edited by Moretti Franco , 336 – 63 ( Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press ). Goldman Jane 2010 “ From Mrs Dalloway to The Waves: New Elegy and Lyric Experimentalism .” In The Cambridge Companion to Virginia...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (1): 175–195.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Timothy Dow Adams This essay considers the history of photography in fiction, concentrating on issues of genre. Starting with a survey of nineteenth-century novels which included physical photographs, the essay moves to twentieth-century novels, discussing ways in which the generic rules of written...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (3): 569–587.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Nicholas Frangipane While postmodernist writers often highlighted the problematic nature of using narrative to convey accurate representations of history, many contemporary writers have reoriented their focus, demonstrating that narrative is a valuable system for conveying personal, subjective...
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Poetics Today (2007) 28 (4): 573–606.
Published: 01 December 2007
... come to coincide at the point of intersection of allegory and history; the fictional character is the allegory of the author’s histori- cal authenticity. Toward the end, Marcel-the-character, finally equipped with the means and determination to write the novel we have just read, metamorphoses...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (3): 447–471.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Jan Alber; Marco Caracciolo; Irina Marchesini Among literary-theoretical concepts, mimesis has one of the longest histories, dating back to Plato and Aristotle. In the twentieth century, discussion of mimesis resulted in a number of highly influential contributions, including Eric Auerbach’s...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (1): 141–160.
Published: 01 March 2002
... by a history of erotic disappointment with an antiheroine, whose character is transformed instead by a severe blow to the head, at a time when brain injury featured centrally in debates on the materiality of mind. Moreover, the novel's innovative narrative style and approach to characterization take up...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (3): 601–603.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., the history of the novel, and the development of Russian national identity. Holquist devoted many years to studying the work of the Russian philosopher Poetics Today 38:3 (September 2017) DOI 10.1215/03335372-4166739 q 2017 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 602 Poetics Today 38:3...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (3): 429–451.
Published: 01 September 2017
... (1883): 293 – 353; 46, no. 6 (1889): 1 – 116, 173 – 289; 53, no. 6 (1891): 105 – 36, 147 – 213 . 1886 Iz istorii romana i povesti (From the History of the Novel and the Tale) , 2 vols . ( Saint Petersburg : Tip. Akademii Nauk ). 2010 [1940] Istoricheskaia poetika (Historical Poetics...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (2): 341–362.
Published: 01 June 2017
... patterns is bodily as much as it is conceptual. Yet if we embody history in our everyday lives, we don’t always know that we do so, and the novel Daniel Deronda charts the course of two characters learning to feel this bodily attachment more directly. For Deronda, this involves a discovery of his...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (3): 341–359.
Published: 01 September 2021
... politics; the latter is the subjective, highly malleable time of human experience. But there is another time, also active in Woolf's novel and in her oeuvre more generally, that Ricoeur seems to overlook. It is the “deep history” (Shryock and Smail 2011) of geological and planetary phenomena that vastly...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (2): 363–370.
Published: 01 June 2009
..., Nancy 1987 Desire and Domestic Fiction: A Political History of the Novel (Oxford: Oxford University Press). Berkeley, Richard 2007 Coleridge and the Crisis of Reason (New York: Palgrave Macmillan). Brooks, Cleanth, and Robert Penn Warren 1950 Understanding Poetry: An Anthology...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (3): 563–564.
Published: 01 September 2005
..., Massachusetts. Tony E. Jackson is an associate professor at the University of North Carolina at Char- lotte, where he teaches literary theory, modern British literature, film, and history of the novel. He is the author of The Subject of Modernism: Narrative Alterations in the Fiction of Eliot, Conrad,Woolf...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (1): 221–223.
Published: 01 February 2018
... work in progress includes forthcoming book chap- ters on Jane Austen and a book-length study of narrative order. Nicholas Paige teaches in the Department of French at the University of California, Berkeley. His research focuses on the history of the novel...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (1): 181–182.
Published: 01 March 2002
... current re- search focuses on literacy, cognition, and the history of the novel as a genre. Alan Richardson is a professor of English at Boston College. His books include Lit- erature, Education, and Romanticism: Reading as Social Practice, British Romanticism and the Science of the Mind...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (2): 403–404.
Published: 01 June 2003
... as well as in Modern Fiction Studies, Contemporary Literature, SubStance, Twen- tieth Century Literature, Clio, Genre, Narrative, and Literature/Film Quarterly. His current research focuses on literacy, cognition, and the history of the novel as a genre...