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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (3): 570–574.
Published: 01 September 2002
... art CD-ROM. The abun- dant stereotypes here—in representations of artworks and art history, of monuments and museums, and even of visitors—raise the question whether their conspicuous presence is the main...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (1): 1–33.
Published: 01 March 2003
... the doubly coded (embedded) section, the subordination of one voice to the other voice is so extreme that the section can be likened to a duet sung by one voice. This hierarchical relation in which the materiality of the representation is fully controlled by the embedding voice permits a filmmaker or...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (2): 237–295.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Richard van Oort In this article, I argue that the problem of representation stands at the center of the debate concerning the legitimacy of cognitivism as a research strategy for the humanities. Yet, curiously, very few commentators in this debate see representation to be a problem at all...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (2): 275–295.
Published: 01 June 2006
...: The War Crimes Trials in the Formation of History and Memory (Oxford: Oxford University Press). Bloxham, Donald, and Tony Kushner 1998 “Exhibiting Racism: Cultural Imperialism, Genocide, and Representation,” Rethinking History 3 : 349 -58. Boder, David 1949 I Did Not Interview the Dead...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (4): 611–631.
Published: 01 December 2002
...: Oxford University Press). Rimmon-Kenan, Shlomith 1982 “Ambiguity and Narrative Levels: Christine Brooke-Rose's Thru,” Poetics Today 3 (1): 21 -32. 1996 A Glance beyond Doubt: Narrative,Representation and Subjectivity (Columbus: Ohio State University Press). Sage, Victor 1989 “The Art...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (4): 679–720.
Published: 01 December 2010
... why the article resorts to the notion of world; it considers defining diegesis as a “limited field” within the narrated world. However, this attempt at defining diegesis reveals certain peculiarities of representation. Their analysis leads to another characterization of diegesis: as—roughly speaking...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (3): 593–605.
Published: 01 September 2011
... and annotations by Rheinstein Max , translated by Shils Edward Rheinstein Max ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press ). From the Representation of Narrative Actions to Emplotment: Another Look at Narrativity John Pier Université François-­Rabelais de Tours, English...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (1): 49–78.
Published: 01 March 2008
... how photographic inserts can be used to connect distant or incommensurate spaces: the represented space inside the photograph; the space of representation (of the photograph itself); and the extratextual space of the reader. However, the establishment of such a connection crucially depends on the...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (4): 695–715.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Sylvie Patron Two books on the representation of consciousness in narrative have recently been published in the United States and the Netherlands (in a series devoted to French language and literature), The Emergence of Mind: Representations of Consciousness in Narrative Discourse in English (2011...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (3): 558–561.
Published: 01 September 2005
... protagonists of the three novels. The concept of detachment interlinking all beings is common in traditional Indian philosophy; its importance in the representation of the three novels’ protagonists shows that these novels are not merely following Western literary trends but retain distinctly Indian...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (2): 311–330.
Published: 01 June 2006
... tormented. Drawing on close observation of this testimony, this article examines how atrocity is remembered and how it is communicated to others. Most notably, the testimony reveals two levels of representation: core memory and narrative memory. Core memory consists of representations of the original...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (3): 471–515.
Published: 01 September 2009
... of representation and reality. Through a juxtaposition of Ramachandran's emphasis on caricature as a central principle of art and Ellis's focus on distorted and questionable realities, this essay suggests new possibilities for the integration of cognitive science with literary and philosophical...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (3): 517–560.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Karen Sullivan Representational and nonrepresentational (abstract) artists exhibit different conceptual processes when they describe their work. Data from ekphrastic texts written by artists to accompany their artwork show that, although both kinds of painters refer metaphorically to their art...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (1-2): 267–270.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Eyal Segal Herman David , ed., The Emergence of Mind: Representations of Consciousness in Narrative Discourse in English . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2011 . viii + 315 pp. New Books at a Glance Peter Hu¨ hn, Eventfulness in British Fiction. Berlin: de Gruyter...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (2): 175–207.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Benjamin Friedlander Trauma theory posits an unrepresentable excess to experience, but because most studies of trauma deal with experiences that are known and named, at least in general terms (for instance, the Holocaust), there is a tendency to treat the limits of representation as objective...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (1): 43–62.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Ellen Spolsky Rather than denying the insights of post-structuralist theory, literary interpretation and theory with an evolutionary cognitive perspective actually nestles nicely within a central niche of deconstructionist thinking, that is,the critique of representation. What we learn from recent...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (4): 619–662.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., which orients attention not to emergent meanings or achieved mental representations but rather to underlying processes of meaning-making and representation that precede, produce, and ceaselessly replace any such products of (literary) cognition. Section 3 attributes this peculiarly dynamic effect to the...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (4): 657–684.
Published: 01 December 2002
... of such encounters or the unique pleasures they may bring to the reader. I urge the importance of distinguishing between group talk, in which there is some element of cohesion and shared goals, and multiparty talk, in which the representation foregrounds fragmentation and explores the often subtle...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (4): 689–730.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Monika Fludernik Taking its inspiration from cognitive narratology and particularly the work of Alan Palmer on the Victorian novel, this essay examines to what extent collective minds can be traced in early modern narratives. One of the typical sites of intermental thought is the representation of...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (2): 287–297.
Published: 01 June 2018
... decades. Theorists in several fields investigated the complex cognitive process of looking at a visual artwork and responding to it verbally. The resultant findings about visual representation and cognitive responses to visual representation are new. We now know, I argue here, that ekphrasis unavoidably...