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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (1): 43–62.
Published: 01 March 2002
.... Hillis Miller 1979 Deconstruction and Criticism (New York: Continuum). Bradbury, Malcolm 1989 My Strange Quest for Mensonge: Structuralism's Hidden Hero (London:Arena). Cavell, Stanley 1979 The Claim of Reason:Wittgenstein, Skepticism, Morality, and Tragedy (Oxford: Oxford University...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (1): 91–122.
Published: 01 March 2002
... Structuralist Poetics: Structuralism, Linguistics, and the Study of Literature (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press). Dryden, John 1681 [ESTC R29806] Absalom and Achitophel, 2d ed. (London: Jacob Tonson). Eagleton, Terry 1990 The Ideology of the Aesthetic (Cambridge, MA: Basil Blackwell...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (3): 561–607.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Howard Sklar This essay examines some of the ways that narratives produce sympathy in readers. First, I compare several models that have been proposed to explain how fictional texts structure readers' emotional responses. In this connection, I highlight some of the ways that narratological analyses...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (2): 323–348.
Published: 01 June 2011
... emotion modifies another; and a tendency to animism, the interpretation of objects and events through human emotions, especially in the early phases of response, prior to consciousness. Emotions and the Structuring of Narrative Responses David S. Miall University of Alberta, Eng­lish and Film Studies...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (4): 437–518.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Inbar Shaham The structure of repetition, as Meir Sternberg (1978) defines it, consists in the repeated presentation of a fabulaic event along the text continuum. It has three types of component members: (1) forecast (e.g., command, scenario); (2) enactment (representing the forecast’s objective...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 473–474.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Idit Nov 2000 New Books at a Glance 473 6104 Poetics Today / 21:2 / sheet 209 of 214 Reuven Tsur, Poetic Rhythm—Structure and Performance, An Empirical Study in Cog- nitive...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (3): 533–548.
Published: 01 September 2022
...Peter Smyth Abstract Italo Calvino's Castle of Crossed Destinies is unique among his later novels for failing to uphold the rules and constraints that he was increasingly fond of imposing on his works of fiction. To explain the novel's structural failure, this essay puts aside the framework...
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Published: 01 September 2022
Figure 1 A schematic model of the ecosemiotic dynamic in the habitat system, highlighting the role of poiesis in semiotic alignment (structural coupling) of human and nonhuman own-worlds (circles), notably through the mechanisms of identification and symbolization. More
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (4): 633–652.
Published: 01 December 2000
...,interactional pragmatics, empirical study of literature ( empirische Literaturwissenschaft ), and Paul Ricoeur's hermeneutics. Poststructuralism is commonly contrasted with its immediate predecessor,French structuralism of the 1960s. This article examines the theoretical parallels between poststructuralist...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (4): 581–609.
Published: 01 December 2002
... narrativity should cover the same range of emotional experiences as literary narrative. Here I argue that digital narrative should emancipate itself from literary models. But I also view narrative as a universal structure that transcends media. This article addresses the question of reconciling the inherent...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (2): 313–329.
Published: 01 June 2010
... with narrative qua narrative. This article takes up Ricoeur's thesis of a narrative reconfiguration of time but tries to find it in the very structures of narrative. A brief presentation and critique of Ricoeur's approach is followed by a second section that draws on the phenomenological tradition to define...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (2): 205–222.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Haiyan Lee This article seeks to historicize the affinity between narrative fiction and the cognitive function known as theory of mind. The author believes this affinity holds true mostly in modern commercial societies structured by stranger sociality, cosmopolitanism, and social mobility...
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Poetics Today (2007) 28 (1): 143–164.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Ruben Borg This essay discusses the portmanteau as a privileged rhetorical figure in Finnegans Wake . It illustrates the manner in which Joyce's use of the portmanteau enables him to establish a nonmathematical and nondialectical relation between the work's minimal structural element...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (3): 551–605.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Siglind Bruhn Not only poets may respond to a work of visual art with a creative act in their own medium, transposing the style and structure, the message and metaphors from the visual to the verbal. Composers, more and more frequently,are also exploring this interartistic mode of transfer...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (3): 439–469.
Published: 01 September 2003
... to be examined. In the first half of the article, I present an analysis of everyday metaphorical expressions for Truth and Falsehood in contemporary Russian. Linguistic evidence suggests that these domains are understood via a small set of interrelated conceptual structures. Metaphorical expressions in Russian...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (1): 133–151.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Albena Lutzkanova-Vassileva The article focuses on the brief history of Bulgarian samizdat and its attempts to challenge the regime through written discourse as well as on two forms of oral discursive resistance: the Seminar, a mode of discourse rather than any organized and rigid structure...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (3): 423–470.
Published: 01 September 2009
... and the starfish) of many of these metaphors are similar in shape and that this “structural correspondence” encourages the reader to visualize those metaphors. Readers may spontaneously form a “visual template,” a schematic middle ground that mediates between those similar shapes, in order to smoothly move between...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (2): 187–204.
Published: 01 June 2020
.... Research in distinct narrative traditions — a form of comparative literary study — offers a possible solution. The author has argued that a number of prototype-based story structures recur across a broad range of genetically and areally distinct traditions. These structures derive from emotion systems...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (4): 575–595.
Published: 01 December 2021
..., structural, and historical viewpoints, also concerning its lesser-known imaginative and esoteric genealogy. In addition, its connections to the notions of narrativity and fiction are discussed. The recipe's relationship to action is depicted by a simple procedural model. There is a metaphorical...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (4): 619–662.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Mark J. Bruhn This essay argues that Percy Bysshe Shelley’s (1792–1822) analogical poetics at once anticipates and challenges contemporary cognitive-scientific models of conceptual structure. Section 1 outlines unresolved logical and motivational issues that limit the explanatory power...