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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (2): 235–268.
Published: 01 June 2019
... to motivate an inherently embodied semiotic account that nevertheless maintains close contact with broader accounts of narrative and larger-scale “text” organization. Copyright © 2019 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2019 film embodiment multimodality texturality texture...
Published: 01 December 2022
Figure 15 Missing textures in the “system dump” sequence in Pony Island (2016). More
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (3): 485–518.
Published: 01 September 2017
... was precisely to combine historicization with minute attention to details of verbal texture. By emphasizing their shared philological patrimony, the article argues for a reconciliation between the morphological method and Historical Poetics. The approach to literary forms it puts forward, which detects...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (1): 113–139.
Published: 01 March 2005
... are character- ized by Doležel as ‘‘extensionalthat is, concerned primarily with the simple existence and enumeration of narrative entities. He contrasts this to intensional narrative worlds, of which we become aware through the ‘‘tex- ture’’ of the story texture is our term for the ‘wording’ of the text...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (4): 611–613.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Oleg Sobchuk Semenenko Aleksei ., The Texture of Culture: An Introduction to Yuri Lotman’s Semiotic Theory . New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2012 . xvi + 177 pp. © 2014 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2014 References Jakobson Roman 1960 “ Closing...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (3): 607–650.
Published: 01 September 2001
... realization of echo as an autonomous musical texture. Sympathy-based scientific explanations functioned as a bridge between magic and sci- ence, as Simon Schaffer argues. The vibration of musical strings was believed to cor- respond to the phenomenon of refraction of light or of memory and the soul because...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (4): 637–639.
Published: 01 December 2013
... (Susan Zeelander, Closure in Biblical Narrative) 389 Sobchuk, Oleg Yuri Lotman’s Semiotic Theory for Beginners (Aleksei Semenenko, The Texture of Culture: An Introduction to Yuri Lotman’s Semiotic Theory) 611 ...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (2): 363–385.
Published: 01 June 2022
... affordances of literary forms that rely on textured fragmentation, the forming devices of enumeration and list-making, and a poetics of essayistic incompleteness. It is through the texts’ constant hints at their own incompleteness that readers are inspired to always consider a story's made-ness...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (2): 383–401.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Hughes (2015: 289), has “so affected popular culture” that “his images have become part of the very grain and texture of American experience.” While earlier American artists painted the frontier, in Hopper, Hughes (ibid.: 289 – 90) claims, “the old frontier has moved inward and now [lies] within...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 March 2022
..., sociolinguistics, and applied linguistics, including Texture: A Cognitive Aesthetics of Reading (2009), Cognitive Poetics (2020), and The Language of Surrealism (2017). He coedited The Cambridge Handbook of Stylistics (2014), The Language and Literature Reader (2008), and Contemporary Stylistics (2007). ...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 189–201.
Published: 01 February 2017
... the enriched texture of a poem is a performative act which creates that which it enunciates: Zettelmann † Apostrophe, Speaker Projection, and Lyric World Building 193 To apostrophize is to will a state of affairs, to attempt to bring it into being by asking inanimate objects to bend themselves...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (3): 551–605.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., allu- sive, and symbolic means. Single components (motifs or musical formulas) along with their syntactic organization, vertical texture, horizontal struc- ture, tonal organization, and timbral coloring are invested with commu- nicative value. Quotations of preexisting musical material may add...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (2): 295–315.
Published: 01 June 2017
... for only taking time with pieces that grab my attention and generally find I am rewarded by a careful study of them. Seldom am I engaged by the manifest content but rather by something about the composition, the arrangement of color, or the texture and its application. My attention is drawn...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (4): 769–771.
Published: 01 December 2017
... in the Poetics and the Rhetoric. While other Aristotelian works have things to say about language as logos (discourse), these two treatises also address language as lexis, verbal-stylistic texture. If Aristotle lacks an overarching category of “text,” he is nonetheless much concerned with “qualities...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (4): 751–781.
Published: 01 December 2000
... of the arbitrary linguistic referential sign and the paradig- matic pattern of nonreferential speech sounds. The syntagmatic arbitrary linguistic referential pattern is in the focus of attention, whereas the non- referential pattern is relegated to the background as a pleasurable texture of euphonic sound...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (1): 159–181.
Published: 01 February 2018
... (mildly parodic) free indirect discourse and a more lyrical, figurative, impressionistic prose. The result is a beautiful, sometimes bewildering admix- ture of psychological nuance and extreme sensitivity to the colors and textures of the external world. Indeed, it has been claimed that Woolf’s...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (2): 215–234.
Published: 01 June 2019
... . Kjeldsen Jens E. 2014 . “ The Rhetoric of Thick Representation: How Pictures Render the Importance and Strength of an Argument Salient .” Argumentation 29 , no. 2 : 197 – 215 . Liu Yu O’Halloran Kay L. 2009 . “ Intersemiotic Texture: Analyzing Cohesive Devices between Language...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (2): 217–250.
Published: 01 June 2010
.... There are motor images for everything from the formation of one’s hand needed for grasping a teacup to the lowering of one’s legs into a cold swimming pool. Carried along with the motor processes in the how mode of visual perception are associated sensory qualities—the smooth texture of the teacup handle...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (4): 749–752.
Published: 01 December 2019
...). The opening of each chapter often promises a clear and concise thesis only to diffuse into the jazzy texture of his prose. History explodes on the pages of this book as it rearranges the relationships between Emily Dickinson and Harriet Jacobs in their upper rooms, Wilhelm Furt- wa¨ngler s and Arturo...
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Poetics Today (2023) 44 (1-2): 1–14.
Published: 01 June 2023
... and anticipate. However, Barry explains, this falling away of attention to past and future does not result in irredeemable existential loss, but provides an opening to appreciate the textured experience of the present. Inspired by performance studies and linguistics, she theorizes dementia conversation through...