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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (1): 25–39.
Published: 01 March 2001
...)are extremely informative about the features that characterize individual styles. I also question whether equating parody with “irony” or“difference” (themselves such problematic terms) helps much in our understanding of it. Finally, I propose that stylistics should not limit itself unduly to the study of forms...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (4): 713–763.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Mark J. Bruhn This study positions Percy Bysshe Shelley as an important though ultimately unwilling contributor to the development of mixed-style mimesis and thus to the evolution of Western drama from neoclassicism to realism. To capture the historical dimensions and final irony of this thesis, I...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (3): 565–593.
Published: 01 September 2008
... in the Sixteenth Century ,” in Walther 2007: 145 -212. Yacobi, Tamar 1995 “Pictorial Models and Narrative Ekphrasis,” Poetics Today 16 : 599 -649. 2000 “Interart Narrative: (Un)Reliability and Ekphrasis,” Poetics Today 21 : 711 -49. Reading in Style: Visual Text from a New Angle Sabine...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (1): 159–181.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Daniel Hartley This article outlines a systematic theory of style that aims to combine “social formalism” with narratology. Beginning with a reading of a little-known essay by Raymond Williams on the history of English novelistic prose, the article argues that Williams’s insights into the social...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (4): 721–730.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Kevin Potter Poetics, Form, and Marxism s Concern with Style Kevin Potter University of Vienna Daniel Hartley, The Politics of Style: Towards a Marxist Poetics. Leiden: Brill, 2016. vii 1 274 pp. Every now and again, political upheavals and economic instability lead a few thinkers to seriously...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (2): 391–392.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Richard Waswo New Books at a Glance Guillemette Bolens, Le Style des gestes: Corporéité et kinésie dans le récit littéraire. Lausanne: Editions BHMS, 2008. xiii + 152 pp. Guillemette Bolens brings to her special interest—the ways in which cog- nition and social relations are “embodied...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (3): 661–664.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Eyal Segal Leech Geoffrey , Language in Literature: Style and Foregrounding . Harlow, Essex, UK : Longman , 2008 . xii + 222 pp . © 2011 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2011 New Books at a Glance Geoffrey Leech,Language in Literature: Style...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (4): 609–625.
Published: 01 December 2004
... comments on the subject?Finally, how can we understand the meaning of his claim that “ethics and aesthetics are one”? This article responds to the above questions by presenting an account of Wittgenstein's ethical aesthetics and aesthetic ethics, elucidating both through the prism of his notion of style...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (3): 501–517.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Dorrit Cohn Early Discussions of Free Indirect Style Translated by Dorrit Cohn Germanic Languages and Literatures and Comparative Literature, Harvard Translator’s Preface Readersofmodernviewsonfreeindirectstyle(astheformisknownin English) are rarely aware that this phenomenon...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (3): 565–577.
Published: 01 September 2005
... 2005 Poetics Today Style Guide Poetics Today first adheres to the rules in this style guide. For issues not covered in the style guide, refer to The Chicago Manual of Style, 15th ed. (CMS15). ABBREVIATIONS Corporate, municipal, national, and supranational abbreviations, as well...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 465–467.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Dominique Maingueneau 2000 New Books at a Glance 465 Jean-Michel Adam, Le style dans la langue: Une reconception de la stylistique. Lau- 6104 Poetics Today / 21:2 / sheet 201 of 214 sanne...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (4): 751–781.
Published: 01 December 2000
... competence urges us to reach the final referents as fast as possible. Poetic language draws attention to itself, that is, to the hierarchy of signifiers. In manneristic styles there is a greater awareness of the separateness of signifiers than in nonmanneristic styles; hence their witty or disorienting...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (4): 651–678.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of novel theory including free indirect discourse and narrative closure. My aim is not, though, to ratify Austen’s style through the claims of cognitive science. I look to her presentation of thought-attribution as a way to reassess her use of free indirect discourse and to reevaluate her depiction...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (2): 215–234.
Published: 01 June 2011
... in recent decades. Suspicious reading, it proposes, is not only an intellectual exercise in demystification, but also a critical style and scholarly sensibility that offers specific pleasures. These pleasures include the aesthetic and ethical satisfactions of fashioning detective-fiction-style plots...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (4): 519–540.
Published: 01 December 2021
...Józef Bremer Abstract This article argues that it is helpful to discuss the logico-philosophical contents of Wittgenstein's Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus in terms that confront the poetic and literary qualities of its form and style. To begin with, it analyzes Wittgenstein's short remarks about...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (1): 151–186.
Published: 01 March 2000
... to the experimentation, ellipsis, and fragmentary style critics have called for as the logical consequence of the Shoah conceived as the breakdown of civilization. © 2000 by the Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2000 Aaron, Frieda W. 1990 Bearing the Unbearable: Yiddish and Polish Poetry...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (3): 561–590.
Published: 01 September 2000
...” often appears to make sense locally, inviting the reader to expect to make global sense of the poem. Instead, one encounters an intractable flux of verbal “found objects,” shifting styles and registers, teasing literary allusions and echoes, fragmentary narrative episodes and descriptive scenes. How...
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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 (2002) 23 (1): 141–160.
Published: 01 March 2002
... by a history of erotic disappointment with an antiheroine, whose character is transformed instead by a severe blow to the head, at a time when brain injury featured centrally in debates on the materiality of mind. Moreover, the novel's innovative narrative style and approach to characterization take up...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (3): 303–323.
Published: 01 September 2014
... translations, Einspruch produced a version that, in more fully mobilizing the Hebrew components of Yiddish, was designed to remind his Jewish readers that Christianity emerged in a Jewish context. This translation style also reflected and even embodied new trends in the conceptualization of conversion from...