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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (4): 645–650.
Published: 01 December 2021
...Maksymilian Del Mar Stephanie Elsky , eds., Custom, Common Law, and the Constitution of English Renaissance Literature . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2020 . xiii +224 pp. Copyright © 2021 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2021 What role does the poetics...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (3): 587–589.
Published: 01 September 2022
...Elizabeth Allen Arvind Thomas has made a case for Langland's use of canon law in his penitential thinking, and indeed for his creation of a poetics of the law that seeks to redirect accepted legal discourse. This challenging book offers a new and resonant framework for understanding the problems...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (3): 465–495.
Published: 01 September 2004
... -42 (Durham, NC: Duke University Press). Spencer Brown, George 1969 Laws of Form (London: Allen and Unwin). Takahashi, Yasunari 1983 “Qu'est-ce qui arrive?Some Structural Comparisons of Beckett's Plays and Noh,” in Samuel Beckett: Humanistic Perspectives , edited by Morris Beja, S. E...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Martin Machovec The term samizdat , now widespread, denotes the unofficial dissemination of any variety of text (book, magazine, leaflet, etc.) within “totalitarian” political systems, especially those after World War II. Such publishing, though often not explicitly forbidden by law, was always...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (3): 437–460.
Published: 01 September 2020
... is mediated by attitudes toward Russian Criminal Law Article 282, the so-called law against religious offenses, in a sociopolitical climate where Orthodoxy is conflated with state patriotism. Through the appropriation of the colloquially resonant behavioral paradigm of the holy fool, the author analyzes how...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (4): 595–617.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Law of Return and the Palestinian Right of Return. In an effort to contribute to New Lyric Studies, the article offers a new form of lyric reading, the “trans-national lyric,” a hyphenated form of transnationalism used to emphasize crossing over and moving beyond the nation. The trans-national lyric...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 2021
..., the complete seminars of Jacques Derrida. These seminars, given variously at the Sorbonne, the École normale supérieure, the École des hautes études en sciences sociales, Johns Hopkins University, Yale University, the University of California, Irvine, the New School for Social Research, the Cardozo Law School...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (4): 613–636.
Published: 01 December 2005
... the immediacy of intuitions with the lawfulness of concepts—is a hopelessly riven “I-think.” Reading Kant was a traumatic event for contemporaries, especially for philosophers, who attempted to make the world whole again by formulating new versions of absolute unity. It was Wilhelm von Humboldt who theorized...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (3): 501–568.
Published: 01 September 2006
... to those found by Rosengren in Swedish culture and indicate historical “laws” in the increase and decrease of a cohort's presence in a repertoire. Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2006 Andringa, Els forthcoming a “`Wij missen ten onzent een Virginia Woolf...': Entree en onthaal van...
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Poetics Today (2007) 28 (4): 619–652.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Hervé G. Picherit Much in Marcel Proust's Un amour de Swann —notably its position in the Recherche and the title itself—suggests that we might derive from the tale of Swann's love for Odette a general “law” about love, applicable throughout the Recherche . Yet far from conveying a clear account...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (2): 309–351.
Published: 01 June 2008
.... Finally, I argue that the production and reception of the Tale of Beryn must be linked to the socioprofessional milieu and cultural activities of late medieval law students. © 2008 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2008 Allen, Elizabeth 2001 “The Pardoner in the `Dogges Boure...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (1): 51–79.
Published: 01 March 2010
... “Five Constraints on the Production of Culture: Law, Technology, Market, Organizational Structure, and Occupational Careers” (1982). Third, the essay offers a comparative analysis of the novelization genre in various cultural environments, reusing Peterson's set of institutional and cultural constraints...
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Poetics Today (2024) 45 (1): 105–129.
Published: 01 March 2024
... to apply a “flickering” reading practice. This kind of practice rejects the oedipal role of the author as a father, in the Lacanian sense, who is the absolute subject responsible for constructing meaning and forming the law of the text. chenedelsburg@gmail.com Copyright © 2024 by Porter Institute...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (4): 731–752.
Published: 01 December 2004
..., and grace- ful movement of the dancer’s body, so that the law or order of the sovereign One, which eventually governs the configuration, appears in the mode of aesthetic form. In short, while the configuration of dancing bodies shares the age’s general concern for renewed social relationships...
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Poetics Today (2015) 36 (3): 233–303.
Published: 01 September 2015
... and Narrative,” in Narrative, Violence, and the Law: The Essays of Robert Cover , edited by Minow Martha Ryan Michael Sarat Austin , 95 – 172 ( Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press ). Crossan John Dominic 1991 The Historical Jesus: The Life of a Mediterranean Jewish Peasant...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (1): 59–81.
Published: 01 March 2020
... from general laws. Nersessian and Kramnick s question about how we use form in our interpretations of texts is second order, and they ignore the more fundamental first-order question about how literary texts, in having a form, are already logical. Form is not just the way that we scholars interpret...
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Poetics Today (2007) 28 (3): 443–474.
Published: 01 September 2007
... in orthodox 450 Poetics Today 28:3 supernaturalist views, but is identified with the causal power of nature. Human beings are parts of nature, subject to its impersonal causal laws and easily overcome and annihilated by its immense, indifferent forces. Yet the goal of the Ethics...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 393–421.
Published: 01 June 2000
... 09:29 398 Poetics Today 21:2 At the core of the biological sublime lies the creation of the New Man through imaginary self-identification with nature’s law of pain and suffer- ing...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (1): 151–158.
Published: 01 March 2020
... the claims of law, society, andmoral norms persist in their intrusions. Erotic desire tends to raise ethical issues, not evade them. The choices that follow from desire to marry this person and not that, to care for one person and neglect another affect, and injure, other people. At the time of her...
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Poetics Today (2015) 36 (3): 151–174.
Published: 01 September 2015
...: 1905), 83, 97, 314, 291. 158 Poetics Today 36:3 One might wonder how this law applies when Tyutchev compares sum- mer lightning to deaf-mute demons or when Gogol likens the sky to God’s chasuble. “No art is possible without an imageArt is thinking in images.” Mon- strous twists have been...