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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (2): 431–449.
Published: 01 June 2006
... that these same criteria shed light on an even more fundamental question: what makes an interview an interview at all? When Is an Interview an Interview? Notes from Listening to Holocaust Survivors Henry Greenspan Residential College, Michigan–Ann Arbor Sidney Bolkosky History and Honors Program...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (2): 463–472.
Published: 01 June 2006
... of hearing those sentiments expressed. Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2006 Unwelcome Narratives: Listening to Suppressed Themes in American Holocaust Testimonies Walter Reich International Affairs, Ethics, and Human Behavior and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, George Washington...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (3): 347–367.
Published: 01 September 2020
... : 61 – 76 . Zemmour Éric . 2014 . Le suicide français . Paris : Albin Michel . From Confusion to Conversion: Listening to the Narrative Voice of Michel Houellebecq s Submission Douglas Morrey University of Warwick Abstract Submission (2015), a novel in which a Muslim political...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (2): 281–300.
Published: 01 June 2021
...., visual, aural, somatic). The sensorial modes (listening, seeing, touching, and interactively engaging with digital texts) through which reading takes place in this literary media landscape change the act of reading itself and challenge us to rethink how to understand and define reading as a mediated...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (2): 261–273.
Published: 01 June 2006
... as an archive of trauma stories and set off against other forms of autobiographical discourse, on the one hand, and legal testimonies, on the other. It is argued that its specific value lies in forging a transgenerational link between the faces and voices of victims and those who listen to them, thus...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (2): 311–330.
Published: 01 June 2006
... their potency. To convey Holocaust memory now, some survivors call upon narrative conventions, applying archetypal images or referring to Holocaust stories already told. Other survivors avoid specifics, partly out of concern for the listener. Still others translate their private memories of horror...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (2): 399–423.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Patricia Yaeger When we dress Holocaust texts in too much sanctity, we miss how badly they behave. We may also miss the odd ways a testimony's figures of speech invite readers or listeners to misbehave: to try too hard to recover a sacred sense of witnessing. How do ordinary techniques of literary...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (1): 35–63.
Published: 01 March 2003
... communication milieu. The reception of the poetry by the specific listening audience is considered, with special attention given to the functioning of metaphor in relation to states of mind brought about by the use of psychedelics, such as LSD. The poetry itself is situated as both contribution...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (2): 299–318.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., the recipient is no longer simply reading an ekphrastic poem but engaged in an activity of reading, viewing, and listening, whereby ekphrasis becomes part of a multisensory “event.” Digital “remediation” has given the ekphrastic writer a new creative freedom to work with the visual arts. In particular, software...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (3): 417–436.
Published: 01 September 2020
... performance, depending on the performers, listeners, and performance spaces. Often, jazz musicians feel the poetic quality of their music to reside in the ambiguity and “fragile” religiosity of their music. This article discusses from a historical and contemporary perspective the “fragilization” processes...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (3): 361–380.
Published: 01 September 2021
... a new reading of the Republic 's examination of poetry, trying to show that Plato's account of the effects of poetry on the listeners’ souls resonates with current cognitive approaches. Equipped with this reading, it then turns to Ricoeur again. Ricoeur's description of mimesis III, the reader's...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (4): 597–621.
Published: 01 December 2021
... that formed the backdrop to modernism. Copyright © 2021 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2021 Gertrude Stein sound media continuous present listening Modernist scholars today are increasingly exploring the impact of sound media, with particular attention to radio and broadcasting...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 453–455.
Published: 01 June 2000
... seemed to indicate that Le voyeur would enter the annals of literature as the romandelavue, Choe shifts the focus to the world of listening. Roland Barthes one of the first commen- tators on Robbe-Grillet, already saw...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (1): 173–180.
Published: 01 March 2022
... on a different reading, claiming Pagis aims to replace failed divine justice with a human, pragmatic one. Against God's power of judgment, Eshel argues, Pagis poses the human capacity to listen to the other's suffering. To emphasize his point, Eshel cites the line “listen to my heart that can't decide, see my...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (2): 207–227.
Published: 01 June 2021
... not have the habitus ) to sit still and listen. He feels bored and directs his attention elsewhere. Flaherty proposes a typology of such willful modifications of temporal experience, or “time work.” In his book The Textures of Time (2011), he identifies six kinds of time work: duration , the effort...
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Poetics Today (2012) 33 (1): 127–130.
Published: 01 March 2012
... or listening to. For the idea of tellability puts the act of storytelling above the events’ struc- Poetics Today 33:1 (Spring 2012) © 2012 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 128 Poetics Today 33:1 tural properties, thus making a flexible concept, suited to the performative and often...
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Poetics Today (2012) 33 (1): 130–131.
Published: 01 March 2012
...—nature of storytelling in plays (and in the literary representa- tion of speech in general). Within this framework of conversation analysis, Bowles underlines the importance of Harvey Sack’s notion of “tellabil- ity”—what makes a sequence of events worth talking about or listening...
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Poetics Today (2012) 33 (1): 131–134.
Published: 01 March 2012
... makes a sequence of events worth talking about or listening to. For the idea of tellability puts the act of storytelling above the events’ struc- Poetics Today 33:1 (Spring 2012) © 2012 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 128 Poetics Today 33:1 tural properties, thus making...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (2): 223–241.
Published: 01 June 2020
... aware of how different models of mind may influence both daily social interactions and cultural representations. In what follows, I build on their insights to compare practices of addressing the reader/listener in English, Chinese, and Russian novels and in Bosavi per- formance genres. While my focus...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (2): 249–260.
Published: 01 June 2006
... the biographi- cal frame Yet we cannot deny, a priori, that for the survivors the enabling conditions of testimony—to speak in their own voices, rather than through the proxy of seemingly impersonal or neutral narrators, and to address, via such self-representation, a maieutic listener rather than a phantom...