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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (2): 393–412.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Pascal Nicklas; Arthur M. Jacobs Rhetorical effects in speech and writing have a great strategic importance in achieving the communicative end of being persuasive: they are key in the exertion of power through language. Persuasion occurs by cognitive-affective stimulation, relying on specific...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (1): 97–124.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Jacob Edmond This essay shows how the Language poet Lyn Hejinian came to relate her experiences of Russia and her poetics of the “person” to Victor Shklovsky's concept of estrangement (ostranenie). I argue that in The Guard (1984), Oxota (1991), Leningrad (1991), and in other writings about Russia...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (3): 225–301.
Published: 01 September 2014
... enjoying extraordinary popularity in the major urban centers of North America, new dialects of spoken and written Yiddish came into being there: this new vocal strain ranged from Yiddish humor magazines to the Yiddish American polyphony of Jacob Glatstein's Yidishtaytshn ( Yiddishmeanings ; 1937). After...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (3): 497–528.
Published: 01 September 2004
... not unfold according to the canonical actuality: if, for example, Jacob had known of Laban’s treachery or if Abraham had refused to desist from sacri- ficing his son. In short, if Frank Kermode (1979: xi) has defined midrash in general as ‘‘a way of finding in an existing narrative the potential of more...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (3): 389–400.
Published: 01 September 2013
... 1967 The Sense of an Ending: Studies in the Theory of Fiction ( London : Oxford University Press ). Milgrom Jacob 1991 Leviticus 1-16: A New Translation with Introduction and Commentary ( New York : Doubleday ). Mirsky Aharon 1977 “ Stylistic Device for Conclusion...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (1): 121–124.
Published: 01 March 2021
..., Freud, and Heidegger), Derrida also undertakes a sus- tained engagement with the molecular biologist and Nobel laureate Franc ois Jacob, who in 1970 published a history of biology called The Logic of Life: AHistory of Heredity.McCance, who holds a PhD in genetics (5), brings a uniquely interdisciplinary...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (1): 9–21.
Published: 01 March 2021
... of institutions. It is a gesture that puts before us and on the line the mortal face of the “glorious body” sublated by philosophy and its teaching. © 2021 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2021 life/death Nietzsche François Jacob program death penalty Jacques Derrida References...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (2): 331–351.
Published: 01 June 2010
... laos, the “people” of the Achaeans (see Nagy 1999 [1979]: 68–69). In biblical nar- rative the link between name and plot is pervasive; suffice it to mention the bearing of Ishmael’s, Isaac’s, and Jacob’s names on the plot of Genesis. He will laugh”) is well known: it stretches“ The play...
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Poetics Today (2015) 36 (3): 233–303.
Published: 01 September 2015
... ). Howie John 1775 The Scots Worthies ( Edinburgh : Oliphant, Anderson, and Ferrier ). Hume Anthea 1990 “Duessa,” in The Spenser Encyclopedia , edited by Hamilton A. C. , 229 – 30 ( Toronto : University of Toronto Press ). Jacob Benno 1974 The First Book...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (3): 615–623.
Published: 01 September 2006
... in the circus. (See, e.g., Bouissac 1990; Jacob 1999; Tait 2005. For a recent analysis of the role of danger in the Victorian circus, see Assael 2005: chap. 5). My concept of accidents and death in the drama of the traditional circus borrows from studies of ritual sacrifice (e.g., Smith 1956 [1889]; Girard...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (1): 81–103.
Published: 01 March 2019
... . London : Faber & Faber . Hever Hannan 2017 “ Opposing Identity Politics and Venturing Beyond It: Following Carol Jacobs on The Piano ” (in Hebrew). Mikan: Journal for Hebrew and Israeli Literature and Culture Studies 17 : 443 – 53 . Jacobs Carol 1994 “ Playing Jane...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 March 2008
... aesthetic merit and forms of social use (see Jacobs 2006a). Kindred fields of inquiry concern the relation- ship of the still photograph to narrative (Bryant 1996, Hughes and Noble 2003 literary reactions to the changing cultural status of the photograph .  See also the collections...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (3): 423–475.
Published: 01 September 2014
... to verse depicting the struggles of African Americans. Includes an extensive introduction by Katz, a biographical note about each poet, a bibliography, and a time line of social, political, and literary events that provides context for the poetry. Glatstein, Jacob 2010 The Glatstein Chronicles...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (2): 385–397.
Published: 01 June 2006
... 1993 The Seventh Million: Israelis and the Holocaust, translated by Haim Watzman (New York: Hill and Wang). Sloan, Jacob 1958 ‘‘Introduction in Notes from the Warsaw Ghetto: The Journal of Emmanuel Ringelblum, edited and translated by Jacob Sloan, ix–xxvii (New York: McGraw-Hill...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (3): 471–516.
Published: 01 September 2003
...: An Autobiography of the Years 1880-1904 (New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich). Woolf, Virginia [1915] 1948 The Voyage Out (New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich). [1919] 1948 Night and Day (New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich). [1922] 1950 Jacob's Room (New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (1): 245–246.
Published: 01 March 2006
... published science fiction and, most recently, the first in a series of children’s detective novels. Jacob Edmond is lecturer in modern and contemporary poetry in the Department of English at the University of Otago, New Zealand. He has published on aesthetic, social, and political aspects of modern...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (2): 451–461.
Published: 01 June 2006
..., and some will not be told because the survivors think no one could possibly believe them. Jacob K. tells us: ‘‘I couldn’t even describe one day in the ghetto. I don’t want to live with that pain, but it’s there’’ (Bessie and Jacob K. 1983). The testimonies provide only a small number of the pieces...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (4): 739–744.
Published: 01 December 2019
.... Philadelphia: G. W. Jacobs. Torgovnick, Marianna. 1981. Closure in the Novel. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. Vale´ry, Paul. 1958. Cahiers (Notebooks). Vol. 5. Paris: CNRS. 744 Poetics Today 40:4 References Aragon Louis . 1969 . Je n’ai jamais appris à écrire ou Les incipit (I Never...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (3): 449–451.
Published: 01 September 2021
... , and Ricoeur Paul . 1998 . Ce qui nous fait penser, la nature et la règle . Paris : Éditions Odile Jacob . Grondin Jean . 2008 . “ De Gadamer à Ricœur: Peut-on parler d'une conception commune de l'herméneutique? ” In Paul Ricœur: De l'homme faillible à l'homme capable , edited by Fiasse...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (2): 399–423.
Published: 01 June 2006