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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (2): 420–435.
Published: 01 September 2023
... and practices of neoliberalism in Europe from the perspective of the street vendors, who embody and perform the bordering mechanisms that propel such economies. As such, Spain and Catalonia’s alignment with the European Union comes into view, as does the granularity of Spanish democracy and its tensions...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 311–319.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Christian roots. The most striking aspect of this version of Gallicanism is its similarity to the discontent expressed by the founde­ rs of Protestantism three centuries earlier. At the Cross-­Border Authority and Local Power 317 spiritual level, Luther was inspired by Saint Paul s Epistle to the Romans...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (3): 357–369.
Published: 01 December 2020
... death of real persons. As in Henry James, for instance, character may border on nothingness, on illusion—yet it appears an inevitable illusion, one that we need in order to make sense of our lives. Copyright © 2020 by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York 2020 fictional...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (1-2): 227–233.
Published: 01 January 2004
... meadows bordered by rushes, stands of tall reeds that formed palisades as high as the chin of the occasional fisherman standing there as if under ambush, frozen to the spot and watchful like a sentinel. Here, already spreading out across the river, grew the floating green constellations of water chestnuts...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (2): 211–217.
Published: 01 September 2023
... to justify the death of those regarded as threatening the “national body”—a concept that Nazi extermination policies took literally. The issue ends with Parvati Nair’s “With Strings Attached: Material Goods, Transnational Migrants, and Border Dynamics among the Manteros of Contemporay Spain,” based...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (1): 51–71.
Published: 01 January 2006
... that the modernist lyric uses to produce the landscape of nation and national identity. I will be concerned with the way in which the l1lodern Spanish lyric becolnes identified with the orientation of subjectivity within national borders transformed by the conditions of modernity. Finally, it is nlY contention...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (1-2): 63–80.
Published: 01 January 2004
... intensity exhorts us to submit totally to its force, thereby momentarily disabling our capacity for critical reflection. 12 Through its defiance of the rational and its aspiration towards the new, the magical unsettles the borders of personal identity, opening us to the other: [ ] ce sentiment - que, faute...
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Romanic Review (2003) 94 (3-4): 255–260.
Published: 01 May 2003
... by Conde to poke fun at and/or controvert a paradigmatic fable of Caribbean identity. He further identifies a transnational intertext that tacitly opens her new discourse to a world unbounded by geographic borders. Ama Mazama chooses to look at the Creole language as the awkwardly bordered site where...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (3): 361–373.
Published: 01 May 2002
... between life and art. Does the film show that fictional representation is nothing but a detour in which reality might ultimately reassert itself? Does "reality" or "life" simply lie outside the fictional representation? Derrida has addressed the notion of the border of the work in various texts (see 1978...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (1-2): 81–110.
Published: 01 January 2012
... into towns established by the Spanish. The "reversibility," as Hanks calls it, points to the "border-thinking" of the Indians who are negotiating their new reality while entering and leaving the reducciones, and thus moving from apostate to heretical NEGOTIATING ApOSTASY IN VILeABAMBA symbolic terms, Titu...
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Romanic Review (2016) 107 (1-4): 193–198.
Published: 01 January 2016
... of contemplation rather than a principle of action. If the writer-transfuges are born different, extraordinary, then they aren t ordinary, and in this they maintain the border with the ordinary and, a fortiori, with the masses. Because of their extreme rarity, their trajectory becomes a thing we contemplate. What...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (3): 617–624.
Published: 01 December 2023
... was for language to complement nationality as epistemological criteria to define the study objects we cover. What could be wrong with recognizing the existence of work in French and/or by writers or artists with a personal history with France beyond its political borders? Aren’t we supposed to “decolonize...
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Romanic Review (2003) 94 (3-4): 277–289.
Published: 01 May 2003
..., this binary is unavailable. The distinction between "us" and "them" is not an easy one to make for this "trans/national" citizen whose search for ancestors blurs national borders and sends her to Africa on a (failed) learning expedition. Furthermore, her role as teacher constructs her as both innocent...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (1): 209–210.
Published: 01 May 2023
..., for the first time, war’s more gruesome aspects and confront their participation in scenes such as those depicted in Goya’s celebrated Disasters of War . Some memoirs—French and British ones especially—circulated across borders, often in unofficial translations and publications that proliferated freely before...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 371–400.
Published: 01 May 2006
... as desirable reconfiguration of the relationship between self and otherness-both inside and outside the Western cultural borders-beyond essences and binary oppositions. For Edgar Morin, for instance, in a shrinking global context that has delegitimized the Eurocentric ideology, the European identity can only...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 243–251.
Published: 01 May 2013
... historians to continue liberating their thought and forming their own paradigms.2 For Another Episteme The colony inevitably generates confusion because it entails the maintenance, within the borders of the colonizing country-borders established by forceof a difference between national and foreigner...
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (1): 120–137.
Published: 01 May 2021
... of the caliber of Beinecke 428 such errors mattered more. The deluxe and expensive nature of the manuscript copy is also demonstrated by the presence of carefully planned and fully executed illuminations. Historiated initials with full borders of foliage, gold flourishes, and drawings decorate the beginning...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (1): 23–50.
Published: 01 January 2007
...-designated pariahs reveal a parente which transcends family relations and establishes a shared vision of the aesthetic and ethical necessity of deliberately crossing borders of nation, gender and genre in the construction of a public identity in the interstices between France and the colonial world. Tristan...
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Romanic Review (2016) 107 (1-4): 77–102.
Published: 01 January 2016
... évidences sensibles. (8) This idea of space, thresholds, borders, and crossings resonates at multiple levels in Sand s and Eliot s lives as well as their works. In the most obvious sense, both enacted the transgression of gender boundaries and expectations, publishing novels under a male pseudonym, living...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 341–343.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Soleils des indépendances, while also serving as a reminder of the enduring critical and methodological dilemmas that hover at the border between French and Francophone studies. (DAWN FULTON, Smith College) ...