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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (1): 227–229.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Eyal Segal Ireland Ken , Thomas Hardy, Time, and Narrative: A Narratological Approach to His Novels . Basingstoke, UK : Palgrave Macmillan , 2014 . xii + 291 pp. © 2016 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2016 New Books at a Glance Walter Bernhart and Lawrence...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (2): 319–335.
Published: 01 June 2018
...] : 261). I also draw on “Towards a Model of Inter-semiotic Translation”, by Daniella Aguiar and Joao Queiroz, who suggest the concept of “creative sign transmutation” (2009). Second, I discuss the collaborations of the US calligraphic artist and book illuminator Thomas Ingmire. Inviting US and UK poets...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (4): 657–684.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Bronwen E. Thomas This article argues that studies of fictional dialogue have hitherto neglected the specific dynamics of multiparty talk. I will contend that this neglect contributes to the perpetuation of an “ideal” of conversation that allows no space for either the frustrations and inequalities...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (4): 633–656.
Published: 01 December 2002
...M. Angeles Martínez This study investigates linguistic differences between two fictional narrative texts—one a revision of the other—by Thomas Pynchon. New syntactic and lexical choices made by Pynchon when rewriting his early short story “Under the Rose” as chapter 3 in the novel V . are analyzed...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (3): 465–505.
Published: 01 September 2010
... of categorization can help clarify Thomas Pynchon's blending of genres. Framing Monsters: Multiple and Mixed Genres, Cognitive Category Theory, and Gravity’s Rainbow Michael Sinding Justus-Liebig University, Giessen, English Abstract This article argues for a cognitive view of genre. Specifically...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (2): 349–389.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Suzanne Keen Pursuing my earlier theory of strategic narrative empathy, this essay shows Thomas Hardy's bounded strategic empathy for his fictional creations, Wessex countrymen and women; his ambassadorial strategic empathy for animals and select members of despised outgroups; and his broadcast...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (2): 403–423.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Renate Brosch This article examines the uses of ekphrasis in recent popular novels, situated in a cultural economy in which there is great public interest in art objects and the world of artists, dealers, and collectors. Discussing novels by Siri Hustvedt, Thomas van Essen, Ali Smith, and Donna...
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Poetics Today (2018) 39 (3): 447–471.
Published: 01 September 2018
.... Thomas’s The White Hotel , a prototypically “unnatural” novel in that the protagonist’s experience is caused by future events rather than by past ones. Our discussion of this novel shows situation models and interpretive strategies at work, exemplifying our claims and grounding them in a textual example...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (1): 37–57.
Published: 01 March 2020
... play on the interests of the Merton Calculators, who used the logical thinking Scholasticism had developed in response to theological problems to investigate problems associated with natural philosophy. Chaucer’s joke reveals the way that the logical work of philosophers like Thomas Aquinas...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (2): 301–314.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Elaine Auyoung Philosophers, artists, and scholars have long recognized a kinship between the verbal and visual arts, but what, exactly, unites our experience of them has remained difficult to answer. This article demonstrates how techniques in Thomas Hardy’s Tess of the D ’ Urbervilles and Edgar...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (4): 591–613.
Published: 01 December 2014
... categories, this article offers an interpretive textual analysis together with a genetic narrative of Sir Thomas More's Utopia (1516). It demonstrates the extent of text variation caused by agents other than the author and in so doing presents evidence of a highly interactive textual practice in early modern...
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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (3): 355–368.
Published: 01 September 2016
... that become more common in the later eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries? This essay addresses these questions through a reading of two poems that fantasize the imagined ruins of London: Thomas Littleton's “The State of England and the Once Flourishing City of London. In a Letter from an American...
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Poetics Today (2016) 37 (1): 107–136.
Published: 01 March 2016
... to the twentieth century: Thomas Pavel's “The Novel in Search of Itself: A Historical Morphology,” Michael McKeon's Origins of the English Novel: 1600 – 1740 , Elizabeth Deeds Ermarth's The English Novel in History: 1840 – 1895 , and Franco Moretti's The Modern Epic: The World System from Goethe to García Márquez...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (2): 363–391.
Published: 01 June 2017
.... Applying the revised theory, the essay characterizes contrasts between Edmund Burke's and Thomas Paine's thought at all levels of framing. It shows how their lexical frames for “revolution” diverge as their main arguments craft opposing issue-defining frames for the central moral issue of revolution versus...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (3): 549–568.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., embodied, and engaged. This article uses the term social mind to describe those aspects of the whole mind that are revealed through the externalist perspective. It applies the concept of a social mind to descriptions of crowd behavior in Walter Scott's Heart of Midlothian , Thomas Macaulay's History...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (3): 587–589.
Published: 01 September 2022
...Elizabeth Allen eallen@uci.edu Arvind Thomas , “Piers Plowman” and the Reinvention of Church Law in the Late Middle Ages . Toronto : University of Toronto Press , 2019 . ix + 267 pp. Copyright © 2022 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2022 Arvind Thomas has...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (2): 207–236.
Published: 01 June 2003
... in `The Baite,”' SEL 29 : 77 -98. Danesi, Marcel 2002 [1990] “Language and the Senses: New Directions in Linguistics,” Semiotic Review of Books 1 (1). Accessed 11 May 2002 at faculty.ed.umuc.edu/~jmatthew/articles/metaphor.html . Davies, James A. 1998 A Reference Companion to Dylan Thomas...
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Poetics Today (2014) 35 (4): 635–658.
Published: 01 December 2014
... ). Ambrose of Milan 1857 De officiis ministrorum ( Tübingen, Germany : Laupp ). Aquinas Thomas 1849 Summa theological minuta ( Paris : Apud J. Lecoffre et socios ). Aristotle 1926 Nicomachean Ethics , translated by Rackham H. ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (4): 631–634.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Thomas Bronwen ., Fictional Dialogue: Speech and Conversation in the Modern and Postmodern Novel . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2012 . ix + 212 pp. © 2014 by Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2014 New Books at a Glance Edward Adams, Liberal Epic...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (4): 615–617.
Published: 01 December 2013
... (1847 – 48) and The Virginians (1857 – 59); Thomas Macaulay’s History of England (1848 – 61); Thomas Carlyle’s History of Frederick the Great (1858 – 65); Edward Creasy’s Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World (1851); William Morris’s Sigurd the Volsung (1876) and The House of the Wolfings (1889...