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Poetics Today (2015) 36 (1-2): 33–58.
Published: 01 June 2015
... for Poetics and Semiotics 2015 letters instant messaging mobile phones epistolary fiction romance References Alliston April 1996 Virtue's Faults: Correspondences in Eighteenth-Century British and French Women's Fiction ( Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press ). Austen...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (2): 335–362.
Published: 01 June 2022
... , 1 – 74 . London : Bloomsbury . Hutchby Ian . 2001 . Conversation and Technology: From the Telephone to the Internet . Cambridge : Polity . Hutchby Ian , and Barnett Simone . 2015 . “ Aspects of the Sequential Organization of Mobile Phone Conversation .” Discourse...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (3): 461–468.
Published: 01 September 2020
... scripture, comparing trans- lations, or accessing commentaries. Apps can deliver daily devotions, converting mobile phones into Books of Hours; and social media engen- ders new communities of interpreters. While a number of artists have touched on such intersections between digital technology and the Bible...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (2): 253–279.
Published: 01 June 2021
... long form to be “pieces over 2,000 words.” For long-form news online, the bar is even lower. To study how readers are engaging with news stories on mobile phones, the Pew Research Center defined long-form articles as one thousand words or more (Mitchell, Stocking, and Masta 2016 ). Interestingly...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (2): 301–315.
Published: 01 June 2021
... of urban space. GPS may be used to create effect, as well as other ubiquitous functions of the smartphone, including sensors such as the gyroscope, which can tell whether the phone is being rotated and in what direction; the accelerometer, which detects vibration, tilt, and acceleration; and the proximity...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (4): 503–537.
Published: 01 December 2020
... demanding and extreme reading. Hatcher s athletic reading speed becomes a symbol for a whole era of information overflow, angst, and con- trol. Showing the piece in projection behind his figure, the body of the performer stands in front of the audience. At the same time, Hatcher reads from his mobile phone...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (4): 729–771.
Published: 01 December 2022
... in the players. In contrast to nondigital media forms such as books, players are aware that the operating system of a digital device can crash or otherwise malfunction at any time. Particularly when playing games on a mobile phone, players know that their gameplay can suddenly be interrupted in many different...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (2): 265–286.
Published: 01 June 2022
... features with bundles of menus and pre-selections, despite the fact that they are hailed by platforms as opportunities for unbridled storyteller creativity (Georgakopoulou 2019 ). I have set out to interrogate this story-curation phase on social media as an integral part of the current mobilization...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (2): 207–227.
Published: 01 June 2021
.... You can have a book or mobile phone in your pocket, enabling you to read in places which were not suitable for reading in the past. As Piet Schreuders has noted: “Contemporary readers are more likely to make the book fit their bodies and the social spaces through which they move” (quoted in Collinson...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (2): 229–251.
Published: 01 June 2021
... additional and better methodologies for fostering literary reading engagement, as existing results from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation's Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) have demonstrated the importance of reading engagement for both academic achievement and social mobility...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (2): 193–206.
Published: 01 June 2021
...-offs between explicitness and efficiency,” one impossible without a deep history of shared knowledge and systematic conventions. Hebrew, one might be tempted to argue, offered possibilities to text SMS messages long before the advent of cell phones, for consonant writing is one of the distinctive...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (3): 437–460.
Published: 01 September 2020
.... According to passages in the New Testament, the Jewish elders accused Jesus Christ of blasphemy for forgiving sins and for claiming to be the Messiah. See Luke 5:21 NIV, Matthew 26:65 NIV. Filippova A Sinner or a Criminal? 441 doxy-fueled nationalism has been mobilized by the state apparatus...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (4): 541–574.
Published: 01 December 2021
... by the characters’ struggles with the limited possibilities for social mobility in a society strained by racial, gender, and socioeconomic stratification. Our hypothesis of the affective dominant, therefore, does not necessarily contradict the reading of contemporary fiction in terms of a commitment to realism...
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Poetics Today (2023) 44 (1-2): 89–110.
Published: 01 June 2023
... Ben assures her (40), even as an X-ray technician assumes she is too old to be pregnant (41). A student whose smartphone was stolen tells Lizzie that “she's been using a really old one instead” and is going “at a slower pace” as a result. “She takes out her phone to demonstrate its obsolescence to me...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (2): 191–218.
Published: 01 June 2022
... characterized by the connective mobilization of illness for producing economic and social value. She focuses particularly on how sharing stories of illness online is associated with the growing commoditization of the “wound.” Matias Nurminen analyzes how radical, online masculinity groups and mainstream...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (4): 639–661.
Published: 01 December 2022
... mobile” (1851)—which she relates to a poem being scratched on glass—but crucial moments in the story are also compared to an affective image of glass breaking or being engraved. The concept of network poetics is more useful than theories of intertextuality to understand such moments, since the prosthetic...
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Poetics Today (2024) 45 (1): 45–78.
Published: 01 March 2024
..., these tropes most curiously appear in poems that are not about guns. As in Emily Dickinson's ( 2016 : 354–55) “My Life had stood—a Loaded Gun—”, figurative guns and bullets sometimes mobilize the poems, while others take a marginal role. Still others subtly accumulate to compound and complicate a poem's voice...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 349–377.
Published: 01 June 2000
...E. L. McCallum Cyberfiction offers a tantalizing view of what a completely networked world might be like; yet even with distance transcended by computers and phone links, the real world persists as an important component of these narratives. Examining the representation of real spaces in cyberpunk...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (1): 51–79.
Published: 01 March 2010
... and in creative writing classes (for obvious reasons, Roussel is also often quoted in Oulipian circles). So many Franco- phone readers have come to know that Roussel originated a way of invent- ing that could be easily used by any writer eager to find a viable alternative to the failures of his or her...
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Poetics Today (2012) 33 (1): 59–126.
Published: 01 March 2012
... and emotive-­empathic ingredients. “Curiosity,” writes Sternberg, “is produced by a lack of information that relates to the narrative past, a time when struggles have already been resolved” (1978: 65). “On those universals of experience as mobilized by narrative suspense, curiosity, and surprise...