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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (1): 39–78.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Theo Damsteegt It is argued that in internal focalization (e.g., interior monologue or internal sensory perception), the present tense serves to establish a seemingly direct, unmediated link with a character's mind. In reports of actions, too, the present tense may have this effect of providing a...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (4): 699–720.
Published: 01 December 2019
... phenomena from grammatical tense and mood to sound symbolism, ultimately demonstrating the resonances between the thematic trajectory of the novel and the neurophysiological mechanism of temporal synchronization: the unconscious capacity to “catch” the subjective experience of time from other people...
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Poetics Today (2012) 33 (2): 217–240.
Published: 01 June 2012
... “Newspaper,” Joy Harjo’s “When the World as We Knew It Ended—,” and Reginald Shepherd’s “Objects in Mirror Are Closer than They Appear” illustrate how some poets after 9/11 envisioned community as tense, contradictory, and fragmented. The article discusses those three poems and their relationship to the...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 465–467.
Published: 01 June 2000
... by Sartre, this work has become one of the fetish objects of French stylistics, which is fascinated by the use made of the perfect as the basic narrative tense. By appeal to La mort heureuse, the first version of L’étranger...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (3): 708–709.
Published: 01 September 2001
... seman- tic ellipsis, the dominance of the present tense, making the discourse less reportorial and more emotional in character, and the organization of the text continuum according to an associative rather than a narrative logic. Throughout the book Tumanov also refers to experimental findings and...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 467–469.
Published: 01 June 2000
.... In Sarraute, the character’s identity (type) is built up within and by the commonplace (stereotype), which is always tensely connected with some- thing else, another reality or another scene, suggested everywhere but in...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (3): 501–517.
Published: 01 September 2005
... grammatical words (que, si, ce qui, ce que [for qu’est-ce qui, qu’est-ce que], cf.: Qu’est-ce qui empêche Paul de venir?andPierre demande ce qui empêche Paul, etc finally, by the transformations that affect the tenses, the modes, and the persons of the verb in passing from direct to indirect form. In his...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (3): 405–411.
Published: 01 September 2003
..., Ingeborg Hoesterey, and Maria Tatar, eds. 1992 Neverending Stories: Toward a Critical Narratology (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press). Fleishman, Suzanne 1990 Tense and Narrativity: From Medieval Performance to Modern Fiction (London:Routledge). Fludernik, Monika 2000 “Beyond...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (4): 699–705.
Published: 01 December 2002
... biography that ‘‘breaks the code of fictional biography’’ by systematically adopting the narrative methods of histori- cal writing. Chapter  investigates self-narrated novels in which the entire text is written in the present tense, exemplified by J. M. Coetzee’s Wait- ing for the Barbarians. Such texts...
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Poetics Today (2015) 36 (4): 529–560.
Published: 01 December 2015
... writing this in the year 1877, I was not born until 1921. Neither the dates nor the tenses are error — let me explain.” In a sense, all the rest of the narrative is indeed an explanation of this first sentence, commu- nicating the events that make it true or possible. Bring the Jubilee is a novel of...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (3): 281–326.
Published: 01 September 2013
... ,” Comparative Literature 18 ( 2 ): 97 – 112 . 1968a “ K. Enters The Castle: On the Change of Person in Kafka’s Manuscript ,” Euphorion 62 : 28 – 45 . 1968b “ Kafka’s Eternal Present: Narrative Tense in ‘Ein Landarzt’ and Other First-Person Stories ,” PMLA 83 ( 1 ): 144 – 50 . 1978...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (1-2): 117–171.
Published: 01 June 2014
... – 26 ( Paris : Presses Sorbonne Nouvelle ). Landeweerd Rita Vet Co 1996 “ Tense in (Free) Indirect Discourse in French ,” in Reported Speech: Forms and Functions of the Verb , edited by Janssen Theodorus Albertus Johannes Maria van der Wurff Wim , 141 – 64 ( Philadelphia...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (1-2): 260–263.
Published: 01 June 2013
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (1-2): 263–267.
Published: 01 June 2013
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (1-2): 267–270.
Published: 01 June 2013
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (1-2): 270–273.
Published: 01 June 2013
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (1-2): 273–275.
Published: 01 June 2013
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (1-2): 276–278.
Published: 01 June 2013
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (1-2): 255–258.
Published: 01 June 2013
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (1-2): 258–260.
Published: 01 June 2013