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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (2): 309–334.
Published: 01 June 2022
... thoroughly: Kateryna Pilyarchuk and Alexander Onysko ( 2018 : 100–19) have found Trump using, for example, animal metaphors to evoke fear and distrust toward immigrants, while also depicting himself metaphorically as a constructor. This latter metaphorical meaning-making is connected to Trump's wall project...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (1): 95–128.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Jonathan Monroe In leading off the section “Aftershock: Poetry and Cultural Politics since 1989,” this essay takes as its point of departure the pivotal historical, cultural, and political questions posed by the fall of the Berlin Wall. It explores, in particular, the concomitant collapse...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (2): 245–275.
Published: 01 June 2008
... : 99 -110. The Wall Is Down: New Openings in the Study of Poetry Leslie Brisman Yale University, English Abstract  The question considered here is not what are the most interesting or most discussed recent movements in literary criticism, but what are the methodological innovations...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (1): 175–195.
Published: 01 March 2008
... on the Walls of the House of Fiction Timothy Dow Adams English, West Virginia Abstract  This essay considers the history of photography in fiction, concentrat- ing on issues of genre. Starting with a survey of nineteenth-century novels which included physical photographs, the essay moves...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (3): 549–551.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Robert van de Walle 2005 Clément, Catherine, and Hélène Cixous 1986 The Newly Born Woman , translated by Betsy Wing (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press). Dalmia, Vasudha, and Theo Damsteegt, eds. 1998 Narrative Strategies: Essays on South Asian Literature and Film...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (4): 729–771.
Published: 01 December 2022
... Steven . 2010 . “ A Circular Wall? Reformulating the Fourth Wall for Videogames .” Journal of Gaming and Virtual Worlds 2 , no. 2 : 145 – 55 . Cramer Florian , and Fuller Matthew . 2008 . “ Interface .” In Software Studies: A Lexicon , edited by Fuller Matthew , 149 – 53...
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Poetics Today (2023) 44 (3): 435–462.
Published: 01 September 2023
... blindness—the explorers overlook the structural significance of the emptiness and absence whose very presence goads them deeper into a darkness without meaning or epiphany; the true threat of the house is not in its tangible or material corridors or walls, but in this absence—the “utter blankness...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (2): 351–355.
Published: 01 June 2002
... and the Slave: Lukács, Bakhtin, and the Ideas of Their me (Oxford:Clarendon). Wall, Anthony 1998 “A Broken Thinker,” South Atlantic Quarterly 97 (3/4): 669 -98. © 2002 by the Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics 2002 A More Difficult, Less Inspiring Bakhtin Michael Eskin...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (4): 635–652.
Published: 01 December 2009
... in an epigram: Momos himself carved it into walls: “Cronus is wise.” From the rooftops, the crows cried, “What is the consequence of what?” And then they cried again, “What will become of us?” The meaning of the crows’ words has generally been massacred because of a crass...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (2): 305–347.
Published: 01 June 2005
... inherent contradictions, see Taylor 1997: 59–117. 322 Poetics Today 26:2 The clean walls, the nicely paved street, the pretty tiles of the patio where the family is having tea and a chat, the yellow canary in its cage, and the pleasant variety of potted plants—all these props seem to suggest homeli...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (3): 555–556.
Published: 01 September 2004
... and is writing a book on literary culture in seventeenth-century England. Leslie Brisman is Karl Young Professor of English at Yale University. His own views of the art of reading poetry can be found in his article ‘‘The Wall Is Down: New Openings in the Study of Poetry which is to appear in an upcoming...
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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (3): 549–568.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., the inhabitants of the town of Londonderry during the siege of that town in 1689. He says of them that the “whole of the crowded city was moved by one impulse. Soldiers, gentlemen, yeomen, artisans, rushed to the walls and manned the guns” (ibid.: 300). “In a few hours every man knew his post” (ibid.: 303...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (4): 711–749.
Published: 01 December 2000
... the Addressee's Viewpoint:Reception as Representation, Dialogue as Monologue,” Style 20 : 295 -318. 1991 “How Indirect Discourse Means: Syntax,Semantics, Pragmatics, Poetics,” in Literary Pragmatics , edited by Roger Sell, 62 -93(London: Routledge). Wall, Kathleen 1994 “The Remains of the Day...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (1): 33–60.
Published: 01 March 2000
..., in the ‘‘autobiographical’’ film The Wall, occurs when as a child he is caught by his teacher writing verse and held up before the class as an object of derision: ‘‘Poetry, boys and girls, poetry It is not the poetry itself that is the problem...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (1): 187–220.
Published: 01 March 2000
...: Dissonance, Cross-Culturality, and Experimental Writing (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press). Matthiessen, Peter 1962 Under the Mountain Wall: A Chronicle of Two Seasons in the Stone Age (New York:Viking). Monroe, Jonathan 1996 “Poetry, the University,and the Culture of Distraction...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 435–441.
Published: 01 June 2000
... Private Eye View,” Amerikastudien/American Studies 39 : 161 -82. Macherey, Pierre 1978 [1966] A Theory of Literary Production , translated by Geoffrey Wall (London:Routledge & Kegan Paul). Moretti, Franco 1997 [1988] Signs Taken for Wonders: Essays in the Sociology of Literary Forms...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (2): 217–250.
Published: 01 June 2010
... a more detailed view of the room than that which is rendered]. The dimension of time is evident at two levels: in the event and in perception. . . . The meaning of the light patch on the bare wall in particular remains an enigma: a reflection of sunlight? Did the house-painter break off...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (4): 609–625.
Published: 01 December 2004
...] language Hence, to ‘‘write or talk Ethics [and, hence, aesthet- ics] [is] to run against the boundaries of [propositional, logical] language’’ (ibid.: 12). ‘‘This running against the walls of our cage Wittgenstein (ibid.) continues, ‘‘is absolutely hopeless. Ethics so far as it springs from the desire...
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Poetics Today (2003) 24 (3): 439–469.
Published: 01 September 2003
... to know the truth [istinu], one must break through [probit’] barriers and walls of falsehood [peregorodki i steny lzhi]. (Tolstoy All truth [istina] already lies within the souls of all people. Just don’t drown it out [tol’ko ne zaglushai ee] with lies, and sooner or later it will reveal...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (2): 243–263.
Published: 01 June 2022
... a group of smirking, privileged children? Phillips's indictment of Trump's border wall could not have a more credible, retweetable source. But when Phillips's service record was called into question (he never deployed to Vietnam), newspapers issued embarrassed corrections, and the story became too messy...