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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (4): 437–518.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Inbar Shaham The structure of repetition, as Meir Sternberg (1978) defines it, consists in the repeated presentation of a fabulaic event along the text continuum. It has three types of component members: (1) forecast (e.g., command, scenario); (2) enactment (representing the forecast’s objective...
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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...
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Poetics Today (2015) 36 (1-2): 33–58.
Published: 01 June 2015
... this, the argument compares three novels that share the generic conventions of romantic fiction: Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice (1813) and Helen Fielding's modern adaptations of Austen, Bridget Jones's Diary (1996) and Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (1999). Each novel depicts potential lovers who are initially...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (3): 561–562.
Published: 01 September 2005
... the protagonist and the ideas or ideology under- lying the nature and characteristics of the protagonist. For example, Annie Montaut’s essay The Protagonist in Three Novels from the Fifties to the Nineties: A Common Quest for A¯tman beyond Vari- ous Western Influences discusses three Hindi novels that differ...
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Poetics Today (2007) 28 (1): 1–41.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Scott MacDonald This article begins with an overview of the relationship of poetry and independent film. It proceeds to focus on three independent films that use the cinematic apparatus as a means of publishing poetry. Waterworx , a film by Canadian Rick Hancox, recycles Wallace Stevens's “A Clear...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (2): 257–286.
Published: 01 June 2009
.... Leroy, Claude 1980 “La fabrique du lecteur dans les manifestes,” Littérature 39 : 120 -29. Littérature 1980 Special issue, “Les manifestes,” 39 , October. Lynch, Lawrence W. 1980 “ Three Manifestoes of the Eighteenth-Century Novel: An Exercise in Camouflage ,” in Hardee: 28 -37...
Published: 01 December 2023
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (4): 619–640.
Published: 01 December 2020
... in the works seen as typifying the playwright in terms of influences and innovations). The careers of four British playwrights, Harold Pinter, John Arden, Sarah Kane, and Martin McDonagh, serve as the case studies. Three of these — Pinter, Arden, and Kane — demonstrate three differing trajectories...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (2): 213–233.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Ben Morgan The article surveys three major positions in early debates about situated cognition in the 1990s as they are represented, in particular, in the work of Edwin Hutchins, Jean Lave, Etienne Wenger, Tim van Gelder, Andy Clark, Jerome S. Bruner, and John Haugeland. Rather than arbitrate among...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (1): 81–106.
Published: 01 March 2011
... explicit discourse and cultural practice. Triune ethics theory draws on evolutionary neurobiology, virtue ethics, and multiple human sciences to illustrate three ethics that represent basic neurobiological narratives that are formed by early experience and by climates and cultures. The three basic ethical...
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Poetics Today (2013) 34 (4): 563–603.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Strauss’s three framing justifications for his manner of reading the Symposium as a document in the “ancient quarrel” of philosophy and poetry concerning which of the two should rightly shape the culture and ethical ideals of the Greeks (part 1). Then, following the course of Plato’s Symposium , the essay...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (2): 207–236.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Chanita Goodblatt; Joseph Glicksohn In Practical Criticism: A Study of Literary Judgment (1963[1929]), I. A. Richards marks his standing as the herald of three trends of literary criticism: the empirical study of literature, New Criticism, and Reader-Response Criticism. What is more, in this book...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (2): 305–334.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Margrit Schreier This article is concerned with how recipients evaluate the reality status of media products, how they distinguish and how they interrelate elements of“fact” and “fiction.” On the basis of an overview of recent theories of fictionality, an approach comprising three independent...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (3): 501–568.
Published: 01 September 2006
.... But it is redefined as a “mental equipment” with three components: (1) knowledge of works and oeuvres that serve as models and frames of reference ; (2) internalized strategies and conventions that govern production, reception, and communication; and (3) sets of values and interests that determine selection...
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Poetics Today (2007) 28 (4): 653–682.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Sonia Zyngier; Willie van Peer; Jèmeljan Hakemulder This article approaches from an empirical perspective the interrelation between foregrounding and complexity in the evaluation of literary texts. For this purpose, a reading experiment is reported. Participants from three cultures (Brazil, Egypt...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (3): 437–472.
Published: 01 September 2008
...David Herman Description, narrative , and explanation can be viewed both as cognitive activities and as forms of communication, that is, text types embedded within sociocultural, institutional, and discipline-specific histories of practice. I relate these three text-type categories to research...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (3): 525–564.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Judith A. Deitch Holograms are three-dimensional visual records capable of transmitting peculiar and arresting special effects. A number of Shakespeare's sonnets reveal particular holographic effects, in which scenes of looking and speaking are enhanced by the lyric “I's” creation of distorted...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (3): 465–505.
Published: 01 September 2010
... recurring assumptions in recent work on genre about the nature of categories and categorization, elaborating on John Frow's incisive critique of misconceptions of genre but correcting his discussion of cognitive poetics. I draw on concept and category research to sketch the three main contemporary...
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Poetics Today (2023) 44 (4): 513–543.
Published: 01 December 2023
... entities, or parents, the overall shape of the hybrid is selected in accordance with the following three principles: (1) coherence : presence of a schema is preferred to absence of a schema; (2) accessibility : a schema corresponding to that of one of the parents is preferred to some other schema; and (3...
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Poetics Today (2015) 36 (4): 499–528.
Published: 01 December 2015
... structure yet vary widely, and this essay considers three major variables that affect every interpretive activity: (1) the conventionality of the implied system of norms; (2) its degree of explicitness ; and (3) the control of interpretive difficulties through compensation systems . Some texts simplify...