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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (3): 452–469.
Published: 01 December 2021
...Helena Taylor Abstract This article examines the poet Antoinette Deshoulières’s (1638–94) interventions in a number of querelles . It focuses on a series of poems that appeared in 1678–79, early in her career, and written as if from her pet cat. Often dismissed for their frivolity, these poems...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (4): 427–444.
Published: 01 November 2002
...Roland A. Champagne Copyright © 2002 The Trustees of Columbia University 2002 Roland A. Champagne THE DEVIL'S ADVOCATE: BAUDELAIRE'S CAT AS THE DAIMON OF EROTIC MYSTICISM IN LES FLEURS DU MAL T he cat is for Charles Baudelaire, the poet of Les Fleurs du mal, both a sign and a symbol...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 262–263.
Published: 01 January 2010
... be distracted by a tennis player who would hit the ball over the fence and ask me to fetch it. Then it was back to reading the essay of the moment. Ever since, no cat is simply a cat for me. After moving to New York and settling in, I walked over for my first formal introduction to the Columbia University...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 266.
Published: 01 January 2010
... of the periphrases that moved circuitously around a text's core, pointing to this core yet never saying it, was what made reading literary works and listening to his demonstrations so compelling. A missing statement, his Cheshire-cat smile, a hole in the center of a doughnut, an enigma surrounded by verbal artistry...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (4): 483–484.
Published: 01 November 2002
... de realite," 51-6 Bloom, Sam, Zola.Vol.III. L'Honneur. (Henri Mitterand), 472-4 Champagne, Roland, A., "The Devil's Advocate: Baudelaire's Cat as the Daimon of Erotic Mysticism in Les Fleurs du mal," 427-444 Compagnon, Antoine, "Michael Riffaterre, poete-critique," 1-5 Creamer, Paul, "Woman-Hating...
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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (3-4): 281–296.
Published: 01 May 2008
... STRAPAROLA 295 represented by the three sons of Soriana: Dusolino, Tesifone and Costantino. The latter, apparently the most disadvantaged by his mother's inheritance (Dusolino obtaining a kneading trough and Tesifone a baker's board) that would force him into poverty together with his cat, is soon presented...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (1-2): 69–86.
Published: 01 January 2014
..., and the effect of their verbal jousting is often both comic and menacing, as in the opening sequence, where Colonel Landa engages in verbal games of cat and mouse before massacring a family of Jews. Another effect of these highly constructed (and hence marked as "artificial") dialogues is to create an aesthetic...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (1-2): 191–207.
Published: 01 January 2012
... susceptibility. Which is to say, the bouts of Panic terror to which he frequently succumbs, and which even a kitty-cat can set off, result not (only) from their victim's cowardice, but from a robust connection to the realm of myth. Poliziano (invoked in the prologue to Gargantua4 ) introduced the word Panic...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 313–331.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Wainhouse. New York: Grove/Evergreen Black Cat, 1966. - - - . Juliette. Trans. Austryn Wainhouse. New York: Grove, 1968. Juliette. Trans. Austryn Wainhouse. New York: Grove/Evergreen Black Cat, 1968. - - - . Justine. New York: Lancer, 1964. - - - . Letters from Prison. Trans. Richard Seaver. New York...
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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (3-4): 227–238.
Published: 01 May 2008
... aesthetics, which had come to be seen as banal. One means of achieving this was rehabilitating the Commedia dell'Arte. In this connection it should be remembered that in his Kater Murr (Tomcat Murr) E. T. A. Hoffmann had also introduced a cat into German literature, the animal that Basile had privileged...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (3-4): 321–347.
Published: 01 May 2011
... historical perspectives all the more necessary: to move forward, one had to see what led to the Franco-Prussian Henri Rochefort (Paris: L'Harmatton, 2004); and Courbet et la Commune, Exh. Cat. (Paris: RMN, 2000). 15. La Cloche promoted La Commune: Deuxieme Siege de Paris, 1871 by its writer Frederic Lock...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (3-4): 411–425.
Published: 01 May 2011
... surpassed "la divine comtesse" (Robert de Montesquieu's sobriquet) in the art of mixing sex and political ambition. Clorinde's cat-and-mouse maneuvers are carefully chronicled. She offers herself to Rougon, but he decides that it would be better to marry her off to one of his lieutenants, Delestang. Deeply...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (1-2): 53–68.
Published: 01 January 2014
... and the Axis only paved the way for a new barbarous global order, perhaps worse than what preceded it in its hypocrisy in pretending to be something other than what it was-and is. For Haenel's Karski, all cats in the night of history are gray, or better yet, black. As for the fictional account of Karski's...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (1-2): 155–173.
Published: 01 January 2012
... that allows all thought, as Certeau proposed? Not long ago, in the comic vein of his memorable adventures, Felix the Cat was depicted in a situation analogous to the one we are describing. He is walking at a fast pace, then suddenly notices, at the same time as the viewer, that the ground has gone out from...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (1): 27–47.
Published: 01 May 2020
... include mountains and cats); [REF], reference or “equipped, instrumented, and rectified knowledge” ( Inquiry 83) (exemplified by but not limited to the natural sciences); and [TEC], technics (a combination of technologies and techniques); but also [REL], religion; [MOR], morality; and [FIC], which...
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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (4): 479–490.
Published: 01 November 2001
... evolution, si ce n'est une decadence des mreurs gastronomiques. Plus l'hero'ine s'empiffre de marrons, plus elle ressemble a un jambon geant, sans pour au- tant que son amant la trouve plus comestible. II refuse ses mets les plus deli- cats: face asa vulve de truie, il prefere farcir son rectum, tache dont...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (1-2): 255–272.
Published: 01 January 2012
... of an inherited fortune has many antecedents in film and onstage. 1 The canonical example is Paul Leni's silent horror film, The Cat and the Canary (1927). Film 1, on the other hand, evokes the literary genre of the conte fantastique, in which the protagonist is subject to a series of mysterious happenings, which...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 409–426.
Published: 01 May 2012
... nor by time. It is this distinction that defines Rousseau's concept of and approach to authorship. Columbia University Works Cited Cranston, Maurice. Jean-Jacques: The Early Life and Work of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, 1712-1754. New York: Norton, 1983. Darnton, Robert. The Great Cat Massacre and Other...
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Romanic Review (2003) 94 (3-4): 291–307.
Published: 01 May 2003
... boulettes de viande empoisonnee et c'etait grand amusement de voir les betes [ ] se jeter dessus et puis se raidir, mourir dans des entrechats grotesques" (206). The turf wars between the rich and the poor, the young and the old, cats (or leopards) and dogs, shift with each redefinition of the categories...
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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (3-4): 239–256.
Published: 01 May 2008
... and the Fairy Tale," Popular Children's Literature in Britain, eds. Julia Briggs et al. (Aldershot, England: Ashgate, 2008) 69-86. Blamires follows the Anglophone publishing history of "The White Cat" into the twentieth century to trace the changing image of D'Aulnoy through the diction and illustration of its...