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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (1): 23–47.
Published: 01 March 2021
... normale supérieure from 1971 to 1977 to show how the concept of reproduction is deconstructed by Derrida across several seminars. Derrida systematically demonstrates, across several themes and fields (sociology and economy, biology and sexuality, art, technique, ontology, and so on), that the critical...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (3): 671–689.
Published: 01 September 2001
... discusses how Brophy, while in- venting a ‘‘distinctly Irish (and Joycean) contribution to modernist linguis- tic experiment’’ attempts to delineate ‘‘more radical indeterminacies Brown • Enjoy(c)ing Cultures 675 of sexual identity’’ in distinction from Joyce’s...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (4): 689–710.
Published: 01 December 2004
... attachment. When we do so, we need to consider the fact that Bradley has been embarrassingly impo- tent with the mother and has repeatedly become successfully aroused in the presence of the daughter. Anxiety about sexual performance is a major motif in the story he tells and one that undermines to some...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 163–188.
Published: 01 February 2017
... — the poems “The Bait” (Greenblatt and Abrams 2006: 1274) and “The Flea” (Greenblatt and Abrams 2006: 1263)3 — which develop this aspect by juxtaposing bestial imagery with human sexuality, courtship, and seduction; in other words, the entomological and human- sexual contexts (Cohen 2002) in “The Flea...
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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (3): 443–472.
Published: 01 September 2016
.... 2002 “The Pink Triangle and Political Consciousness: Gays, Lesbians, and the Memory of Nazi Persecution,” Journal of the History of Sexuality 11 , nos. 1 – 2 : 319 – 49 . Joannou Maroula 1995 “Ladies, Please Don't Smash These Windows”: Women's Writing, Feminist Consciousness...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (1): 107–132.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Avgust chetyrnadtsatogo (August 1914) (Paris: YMCA Press). 1973 Arkhipelag Gulag (The Gulag Archipelago) (Paris: YMCA Press). Stafford, Peter 1967 Sexual Behavior in the Communist World: An Eyewitness Report of Life, Love, and the Human Condition behind the Iron Curtain (New York: Julian...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (2): 245–275.
Published: 01 June 2008
... physiology; Leander got a leg cramp and so died; sexual attraction is all a matter of constrictions and loosenings of a simi- lar, mechanical sort. It is Sharp who explains physiology as dependent on “imagination.” Sharp assumes, as everyone of her day did, that Galen was essentially correct...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (2): 187–204.
Published: 01 June 2020
... example, Leeann Tweeden s accusa- tion that Al Franken had sexually assaulted her. As she put it, He gropedme, without my consent, while I was asleep (quoted in Garber 2017). The case illustrates how different organizations of events through narrative structures and associated emotions may lead to very...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (2): 413–433.
Published: 01 June 2001
...): 27 -42. McClintock, Anne 1995 Imperial Leather:Race, Gender and Sexuality in the Colonial Context (New York:Routledge). Oliver, Roland Anthony, and J. D. Fage 1963 A Short History of Africa (New York: New York University Press). Rose, Jacqueline 1985 “Sexuality in the Reading...
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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (4): 641–674.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Paul 2006 “Prostitutes, Paris, and Poe: The Sexual Economy of Edgar Allan Poe's ‘The Murders in the Rue Morgue,’ ” Clues 25 . 1 : 6 – 19 . Zimmerman Brett 2005 Edgar Allan Poe: Rhetoric and Style ( Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press ). Divination and Comparison...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 61–92.
Published: 01 February 2017
... such negative metaphorizing of the wolf transformed the practice of whistling at a woman from appreci- ating sexual attractiveness into inflicting sexual harassment, as the following discussion shows. The first documented occurrence of the conceptual MAN IS WOLF meta- phor in Western tradition...
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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (3): 369–385.
Published: 01 September 2016
... elaborates with a view to emancipation from the blind collective imperative of sexual reproduction. As we shall see, he draws on Saint Augustine at a crucial point in his formulation of what might be called a “posthuman future.” We could characterize these various modernist retakes of nonreproduc- tive...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (1): 151–158.
Published: 01 March 2020
... sexual desires and the choices that follow from them. On the other hand, we have a responsibility to ourselves and to our own private complexity. How can we retain a commitment to the ineffability of inner impulses, to feelings we might not fully understand ourselves? To explain such feelings, we might...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (3): 493–494.
Published: 01 September 2014
... and director of the Richard S. Dinner Center for Jewish Studies at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California. Her first book, A Marriage Made in Heaven: The Sexual Politics of Hebrew and Yiddish, appeared in 1997. Faithful Renderings: Jewish- Christian Difference and the Politics...
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Poetics Today (2012) 33 (1): 59–126.
Published: 01 March 2012
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (1): 139–142.
Published: 01 March 2003
... figure in Blanchot’s dis-figuration.This preliminary analysis allows Hurault to examine the violence of relationships in Blanchot’s fiction under the rubric of the impossible or thwarted encounters and conversations. Sexual...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (4): 673–694.
Published: 01 December 2003
.... Cochrane (Chicago:University of Chicago Press). Masten, Jeffrey 1997 Textual Intercourse:Collaboration, Authorship, and Sexualities in Renaissance Drama (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press). Maus, Katherine Eisaman 1993 “A Womb of His Own:Male Renaissance Poets in the Female Body...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (1): 91–122.
Published: 01 March 2002
... and sexual modesty—in his professed view, arbitrary and artificial social norms that lack legitimacy and 102 Poetics Today 23:1 demean the greatness of the kinglike self—reflects and feeds off the politi- cal spectacle of the Stuart kings’ struggle with the charters and laws that seemed designed to bind...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (1): 81–106.
Published: 01 March 2010
... are established. The second phase develops the conflict along both external and internal lines. During the third plot phase (the middle), both conflict and attraction further intensify (often hero and heroine engage in a full sexual relationship at this phase of the story. Toward the end...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (2): 171–186.
Published: 01 June 2020
... . Hogan Patrick Colm . 2018 . Sexual Identities . New York : Oxford University Press . Jaén Isabel Simon Julien Jacques eds. 2017 . Cognitive Approaches to Early Modern Spanish Literature . New York : Oxford University Press . Keane Webb . 2016 . Ethical Life: Its...