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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (3): 469–471.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Taylor Johnston Asad Talal , Secular Translations: Nation-State, Modern Self, and Calculative Reason . New York : Columbia University Press , 2018 , vii + 222 pp. © 2020 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2020 Reference Benjamin Walter . 1969...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (4): 595–617.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Morani Kornberg This article introduces, for the first time, the marginalized writings of Israeli-statehood-generation poet Maxim Ghilan (1931–2005), who lived in self-exile in Paris as a result of his political activism. By investigating the relationship between lyric poetry and nationalism...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 267–292.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Joep Leerssen This article studies the notion of “national character” as it is formulated in literature and as it influences literary praxis. Starting from the insights of image studies or “imagology” (a comparatist specialism developed over the last five decades, mainly in France and Germany...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (3): 485–518.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., Historical Poetics, and the Morphological Method Boris Maslov National Research University Higher School of Economics, Saint Petersburg, and University of Chicago Abstract Historical Poetics, while in many ways an ally of Russian Formalism, finds itself in an uneasy relationship...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (2): 319–353.
Published: 01 June 2019
... Felt?’ How Subjective Experience Is Evoked in Computer-Mediated Digital Interactive Life-Stories .” PhD diss ., National University of Singapore . Chew Evelyn Mitchell Alex . 2015 . “ The Impact of Interactivity on Truth Claims in Life-Stories .” Diegesis: Interdisziplinäres E-Journal...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (2): 323–364.
Published: 01 June 2001
...; and fourth, the mutually supporting roles of journalism, travel, and performance in rehearsing a national act of identity formation. The Cape-to-Cairo idea coincides with the historical moment of the forging of union. It also coincides with a period of transition in Western culture from the late Victorian...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (3): 501–568.
Published: 01 September 2006
... in the 1960s, the changing book market and a changing attitude toward translation, and the growing impact of the modernist cohort on national literary criticism and production. Woolf's oeuvre appears to have figured in two increasingly separable repertoires, one shared by a circle of women writing...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (2): 391–412.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Leon de Kock This essay presents the argument for a model of postcoloniality that disavows the axiomatic determinations of oppositionality. It presents a case,in the history of nascent African nationalism in South Africa, in which subject formation by Africans under late colonialism was framed...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (1): 129–169.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Els Andringa After the National Socialist party came to power in Germany in 1933 and in Austria in 1938, many writers and intellectuals fled these countries. As a result, a dense network of correspondences was established among exiles from many different countries in and out of Europe. This article...
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Poetics Today (2012) 33 (2): 217–240.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Pavla Veselá In the aftermath of September 11, 2001, the US establishment strove to reaffirm a vision of a unified American nation. The dominant rhetoric employed strategies typical of community building, such as delineating boundaries and focusing around symbols. However, Robert Pinsky’s...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (1): 97–124.
Published: 01 March 2006
... that she associated with estrangement: the dissolution of defined objects and essential selfhood and their replacement with the dynamic experience that Hejinian defined as “personhood.” At the same time, Hejinian found in this dynamic personhood a means to oppose essentialist national identities, so...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 393–421.
Published: 01 June 2000
... medicine, as demonstrated by Lucius Shepard's short story“Mengele” (1989). This association accurately reflects the ideological trajectory, which involves the transformation of social Darwinism and eugenics, reflected in Wells's novel, into the“bio-ideologies” of fascism and National Socialism. The essay...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (2): 243–259.
Published: 01 June 2020
... and comparative literature along these lines. The examples discussed are the Finnish national epic Kalevala , its French and English translations, and the contemporary novel Sankarit by Johanna Sinisalo. Copyright © 2020 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2020 translation cognitive literary...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (3): 347–367.
Published: 01 September 2020
... favoring a return to strong patriarchal authority and national pride, while the narrative of the triumph of political Islam is frequently interpreted as a thinly veiled act of Islamophobia. This ideological interpretation is, however, complicated by the bad faith of the novel’s unreliable narrator...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (1): 103–119.
Published: 01 March 2021
... conceptions of écriture and dissemination. Major themes concern issues of education, modeling, production-reproduction, language, the foreign, philosophical nationalism, and borders. © 2021 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2021 Derrida reproduction model border education counter...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (1): 151–186.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Andrés J. Nader This article considers the history of publication in Germany of poems from the National Socialist concentration camps. It also traces an international shift in attitude toward these poems, from neglect or suppression in the decades after World War II to a heightened interest...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (2): 299–321.
Published: 01 June 2001
... an exhibit mounted in 1996 at the South African National Gallery in Cape Town in which bushman identity was held up to scrutiny and the prevailing stereotypes confronted. © 2001 by the Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2001 Bleek, Dorothea 1929 “Bushman Folklore,” Africa 2 : 302 -13...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (2): 435–452.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Afrikaans as a defiantly impure language of local and national dissent (neither black nor white, neither traditionally African nor Europeanly modern) pitted against global and international systems of an anglophone world order. © 2001 by the Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2001 Benjamin...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (4): 623–644.
Published: 01 December 2021
... Chinese scholarship and to enhance China's national image. Copyright © 2021 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2021 canon studies social function traditions of literary criticism world literature Chinese literary studies The debate over what a literary canon should look like...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 2021
... of National Humanism (Prolegomena to a Hypothesis) .” Oxford Literary Review 14 , no. 1 - 2 : 3 - 23 . Derrida Jacques . 2008 . The Animal That Therefore I Am , edited by Mallet Marie-Louise , translated by Wills David . New York, NY : Fordham University Press . Derrida...