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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (3): 615–623.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Performance,” Poetics Today 24 : 65 -90. Debord, Guy 1994 The Society of the Spectacle, translated by Donald Nicholson-Smith (New York: Zone). Delumeau, Jean 1990 Sin and Fear: The Emergence of a Western Guilt Culture, 13th-18th Centuries (New York: St. Martin's). Girard, Rene 1981...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (3): 597–614.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., and the circus itself serve as vehicles for a nostalgic spectacle of an exotic world that reformulates nature and culture into an even deeper message about the loss of originality as a discourse that conditions European modernity. My comments are meant to urge Carmeli to extend the work of nostalgia...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 March 2010
... This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Apostolidès, Jean-Marie 1981 Le roi-machine. Spectacle et politique au temps de Louis XIV (Paris: Minuit). 1985 Le prince sacrifié. Théâtre et politique au temps de Louis...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (4): 515–538.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Stephen 1971 “The Poetics of Spectacle,” New Literary History 2 ( 3 ): 367 – 89 . 2002 The Authentic Shakespeare and Other Problems of the Early Modern Stage ( New York : Routledge ). Palfrey Simon Stern Tiffany 2007 Shakespeare in Parts ( Oxford : Oxford University...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (3): 631.
Published: 01 September 2006
... language at Hamilton College. Other articles of hers on Rushdie have appeared in Ariel and in Modern Fiction Studies. Kenneth Little is an associate professor of anthropology at York University inToronto. He has written several journal articles exploring the European circus as spectacle...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (1): 65–90.
Published: 01 March 2003
... ,edited by Angela Hobart and Bruce Kapferer (Oxford: Berghahn). Ciret, Yan 1999 “Le Cirque au-dela du Cercle,” Artpress 20 : 3 . Cunningham, Hugh 1980 Leisure in the Industrial Revolution (London: Croom-Helm). Davis, Janet 1993 “Spectacles of South Asia at the American Circus 1890–1940...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (4): 673–688.
Published: 01 December 2004
... by the glamorized spectacles of Hollywood melodramas with capitalist patriarchy and its debasement of women, who are turned into mere objects for the pleasure of the masculin- ist gaze, with no ontological, narrative, or visual agency of their own. The alternative she offered, in the mid-1970s at least...
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Poetics Today (2023) 44 (1-2): 231–260.
Published: 01 June 2023
... as old age and imperfection. 5 The scenes and modes of spectacle that Utsugi recounts gesture toward sabi (associated with aging, impermanence, and the slow but transformative evolutions of time), provoking a sense of this almost pleasurable melancholy in their temporal ephemerality. The second...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (2): 299–318.
Published: 01 June 2019
...: Sound on Screen . New York : Columbia University Press . Crary Jonathan . 2000 . Suspensions of Perception: Attention, Spectacle, and Modern Culture , 2nd ed. Cambridge, MA : MIT Press . Crouch Ian . 2014a . “ John Oliver, Charming Scold .” New Yorker , May 7...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (1): 107–125.
Published: 01 March 2010
....” But none of these critics traces such “stage effects” and “showmanship” back to Poe’s witnessing, and writing about, the sensational spectacle of the mechanical chess player. Nor do they consider that part of the perfor- mance of “The Philosophy of Composition” is precisely the way it creates...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 443–447.
Published: 01 June 2000
.... It is to Hickey’s credit that she never lets it become one. The chapter on education, entitled ‘‘Informing the Mind: Wordsworth and the Spectacle of Education deserves special attention. In his recent monograph, Literature, Education...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (1): 197–224.
Published: 01 March 2008
... (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press). Debord, Guy 1995 [1967] The Society of the Spectacle , translated by Donald Nicholson-Smith (New York: Zone Books). Derrida, Jacques 1982 “Signature, Event, Context,” in Margins of Philosophy , translated by Alan Bass, 307 -30 (Chicago: University of Chicago Press...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (1): 143–144.
Published: 01 March 2003
...- ing’’ images is superseded by that of ‘‘machinic’’ and ‘‘anthropoidal’’ signs (François Jost). As opposed to the de-anthropomorphization of the film spectacle through the works of Christian Metz, André Gaudreault, and Adolfo...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (1): 145–146.
Published: 01 March 2003
...- ing’’ images is superseded by that of ‘‘machinic’’ and ‘‘anthropoidal’’ signs (François Jost). As opposed to the de-anthropomorphization of the film spectacle through the works of Christian Metz, André Gaudreault, and Adolfo...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (1): 146–147.
Published: 01 March 2003
...- ing’’ images is superseded by that of ‘‘machinic’’ and ‘‘anthropoidal’’ signs (François Jost). As opposed to the de-anthropomorphization of the film spectacle through the works of Christian Metz, André Gaudreault, and Adolfo...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (2): 305–347.
Published: 01 June 2005
... of ‘‘percepticide’’ to refer to this ‘‘self-blinding of the general popula- tion’’ that witnessed the open spectacle of abductions: The ‘‘disappeared’’ were dragged away in full view of family, neighbors, and other observers: the population was silent, deaf, and blind. People were subjected to overt...
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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (2): 249–268.
Published: 01 June 2016
... was quickly superseded. For the calendar 7. See especially Rousseau’s Lettre a` d’Alembert sur les spectacles (1987 [1758]: 297 – 305). 8. See Saint-Pierre’s Paul et Virginie (1992 [1788]: 125): “Paul et Virginie n’avaient ni horloges, ni almanachs, ni livres de chronologie, d’histoire, et de philosophie...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (4): 645–650.
Published: 01 December 2021
..., on the basis of custom (e.g., will Euarchus's mere spectacle of Arcadian customs prove seductive enough?), and thus from the purview of that law imagined to be out of time, and common to all. What appears as a “constitutional romance” in Sidney's case turns constitutional tragedy in chapter 6...
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Poetics Today (2023) 44 (1-2): 205–230.
Published: 01 June 2023
..., then hears her name and follows the nurse to the doctor's office. The juxtaposition of shots, counterbalancing the spectacle of news with the mundanity of Mija's life as well as the quick take of the television with the long take of Mija, suggests the importance of Mija's seemingly forgettable existence...
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Poetics Today (2007) 28 (1): 117–142.
Published: 01 March 2007
... (Paris: Champion). Fresnault Desruelle, Pierre 2005 “L'embrasure fait le spectacle,” article 33 in Musée critique de la Sorbonne (Paris: MUCRI). Garrisson, Janine 2002 Catherine de Médicis (Paris: Payot). Jouanna, Arlette 1996 Le XVIe siècle (Paris: PUF). Kuperty-Tsur, Nadine...