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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (4): 641–674.
Published: 01 December 2016
...: The Dialogical Tension between Self-Reflective Aesthetics and Sensational Motifs in Edgar Allan Poe’s Dupin Series Miriam Ferna´ ndez-Santiago University of Granada Abstract This article explores the birth of detective fiction as a dialogical contestation to its gothic, sensational...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 February 2017
... freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. interaction theory gestalt blending tension cognition References Anaki David Henik Avishai 2016 “Bidirectionality in Synesthesia and Metaphor.” Special issue , Poetics Today...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (3): 591–618.
Published: 01 September 2000
... in group-as-a-whole terms and in individuals-as-group-members terms. Both individual and collective levels exist concurrently and are irreducible to each other, so that an unresolved tension between the two is a basic feature of collective narration. The tension increases as one moves from...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (2): 313–329.
Published: 01 June 2010
... human time as the tension between expectation and experience. This tension can be found at the two levels in narrative, the level of the action and the level of the reception. The double reconfiguration of time can be explored by an examination of narrative structures. In the third section the attempt...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (2): 213–233.
Published: 01 June 2017
... the three positions and declare a winner, the article suggests that the very tensions between subpersonal, suprapersonal, and personal levels of analysis evident in the debates are a necessary feature of the study of situated cognition, which can be resolved only by the sort of case by case negotiation...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (1): 159–181.
Published: 01 February 2018
... in the novel is literally “in-formed” by several factors, for example, the “linguistic situation” (the state of language as a writer would have experienced it, including its inner tensions and social stratifications), “stylistic ideology” (the self-conscious stylistic projects that writers develop...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (2): 383–401.
Published: 01 June 2018
.... Yet Lauterbach, in proposing Hopper, the visual artist, as a lyrical guide to negotiate the tensions between public and private, self and other, and individual and collective at play in his iconic painting, references central concerns of ekphrasis in the digital age. Copyright © 2018 by Porter...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2019
.... Is it principally a research methodology — a way of observing, reading collecting, organizing, and interpreting information on reality? Or is it an object in itself? The article addresses this unresolved tension, outlining several new ways to manage this cultural and academic unclarity. References Becher...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (4): 619–643.
Published: 01 December 2019
... psychoanalytic theory, and that the assumption of commonality between poetics and psychoanalysis causes psychoanalytic literary criticism to go astray. Advocating the opposite approach, the essay sets poetics against psychoanalysis, contending that where their mutual tension and disfigurement is recognized...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (3): 327–346.
Published: 01 September 2020
... contexts, suggesting different ways that spirituality inflects such areas of thought as the humanities in a posthuman age, tensions between ideological and aesthetic theories, and postcritique. © 2020 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2020 spirituality religious feeling postsecular...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (3): 597–614.
Published: 01 September 2006
... of postmodern capitalism, its tensions, oppositions, and contradictions. Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2006 Beck, Ulrich 1995 Ecological Politics in the Age of Risk (Cambridge, UK: Polity). Benjamin, Walter 1969 “Theses on the Philosophy of History,” in Illuminations , translated...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 163–188.
Published: 01 February 2017
..., generated by the great distance between the two semantic fields.” The authors argue that it is this clash that sustains bidirectionality in a metaphor, by preserving the tension between its two subjects, while allowing each to alternatively become the focus of one's attention while reading. Donne's use...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (1-2): 147–175.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Dan Shen In many fictional narratives, especially shorter ones, the plot exists in tension with a very different and powerful dynamic that runs at a deeper and hidden level throughout the text. I designate this undercurrent as “covert progression” and investigate how the implied author creates...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (1-2): 1–49.
Published: 01 June 2014
... is also thrown on some of the basic characteristics associated with the personal interview in general: the “pact” or assumption of authenticity; the tension between format, on the one hand, and spontaneity, on the other hand; and the formal strategies used to (re-)create the encounter in the interview...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (4): 689–710.
Published: 01 December 2004
... investigate the tension between these two aspects of erotic love, as the novel presents them, and examine the relationship between Murdoch's philosophical arguments about love and the complexities of her fiction. © 2004 by the Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2004 Alighieri, Dante 1961...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (2): 377–384.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Emma Kafalenos © 2008 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2008 Raphaël Baroni, La tension narrative: Suspense, curiosité, et surprise . Paris: Éditions du Seuil, 2007. 438 pp. Brewer, William F. 1996 “The Nature of Narrative Suspense and the Problem of Rereading...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (3): 593–605.
Published: 01 September 2011
.... ( Mineola, NY : Dover ). Bal Mieke 1997 [1985] Introduction to the Theory of Narrative , 2nd ed. ( Toronto : University of Toronto Press ). Baroni Raphaël 2007 La tension narrative: Suspense, curiosité, et surprise ( Paris : Seuil ). 2009 “ Tellability ,” in Hühn et...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 457–461.
Published: 01 June 2000
... contrapuntal tension between the line and the meaning units, the Augustan style developed a tradition of writing in a kind Tseng 2000.5.22 09:29 Segal • Poetic History between Reference and Materiality 459 of ‘‘unrhymed...
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Poetics Today (2021) 42 (3): 425–448.
Published: 01 September 2021
..., and Revaz 2006 ) that lack a unifying design devised by an author. In this case, narrative tension, twists, and resolution may become elements attached to a series of informative narratives, and this resulting natural plot can be compared to artificial plots found in literature or literary journalism...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (4): 669–704.
Published: 01 December 2020
... tension narrative: Suspense, curiosité et surprise . Paris : Éditions du Seuil . Baroni Raphaël . 2016 . “ Virtualities of Plot and the Dynamics of Rereading .” In Narrative Sequence in Contemporary Narratology , edited by Baroni Raphaël Revaz Françoise , 87 – 103 . Columbus...