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Romanic Review (2018) 109 (1-4): 103–126.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Tamara Kamatović Copyright © 2018 The Trustees of Columbia University 2018 Tamara Kamatovi METTERNICH S CENSORS AT WORK: PHILOSOPHY AND PRACTICES OF CENSORSHIP IN THE EARLY NINETEENTH ­CENTURY1 Every­thing must be made public, especially the budg­ et of the State. Johann Friedrich...
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Romanic Review (2018) 109 (1-4): 149–164.
Published: 01 January 2018
... the viciousness of the world ­this is how the Roman congregations responsible for book c­ ensorship, the Holy Office and the Congregation of the Index, viewed thems­elves and their duty.2 The censors in charge w­ ere well aware of the 1 Unter Paul IV. wurde ein Index librorum prohibitorum verfaßt, welchen...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (4): 765–779.
Published: 01 November 2010
... to euphemism in characterizing her sexuality observes the proprieties but distances Emma from the reader, objectifying her while framing her passion in terms of strong moral judgments. Some of Flaubert's concern for the proprieties came from fear of the censors. As Rosemary Lloyd points out in reply to Tony...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (1-2): 111–132.
Published: 01 January 2012
... on astronomy and astrology, this version of scientific epistemology became a means to overcome the economy of Catholic orthodoxy and to replace the moral authority of the censor with the scientific guidance of the scholar. Sigtienza's confrontation did not take place as a direct attack on the Church but rather...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (3): 325–342.
Published: 01 May 2010
... poetry legitimately while also subverting the censors. Aragon took Vichy imagery and turned it on its head: the France you praise is not the real France, he said. The best examples of his use of the Middle Ages as resistance are to be found in his essays-especially in "La Le~on de Riberac"-and in his...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 313–331.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., for there to be a little scandal, that is a little censorship." See also the letter from Seaver to Wainhouse, 20 August 1965: "I am as astonished as you at the silence of the censors to date. You are probably right: part of the reason is the fact that the sale of the book has been somewhat disappointing" (Grove Press...
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (1): 120–137.
Published: 01 May 2021
... Ollet.” Censored passages, scratched off (though still at least partially visible) by dark brown ink (perhaps pencil), are: Inferno 11 .8–9 (c. 8v, “anastasio papaguardo / lo qual trasse fotin della via dritta”); Inferno 19 .106–17 (c. 15r, “Di voi pastor saccorse il vangelista / quando colei che...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 311–319.
Published: 01 January 2017
... in princi­ple by the Index, without their titles needing to be specified, t­hose deemed to be dangerous for other reasons would from then on be periodically inscribed in nominative lists. As Amadieu rightly argues, since t­hese lists targeted already published works, the Index was not actually censoring them...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (3): 271–291.
Published: 01 May 2004
... Mme. Houdetot, but on the day of his illumination, he was on his way to visit his friend and fellow thinker Denis Diderot.7 Diderot, whose Philosophical Thoughts had been condemned by the censor shortly after its publication in 1746, was under arrest in the Chateau of Vincennes for having written...
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Romanic Review (2018) 109 (1-4): 127–147.
Published: 01 January 2018
... interdites, op. cit., Robert Darnton, Censors at Work. How Censorship Shapes Lit­era­ ­ture, New York, Norton, 2014 (trad. française De la censure. Essai d histoire comparée, Paris, Gallimard, 2014) et Raymond Birn, La Censure royale des livres dans la France des Lumières, Paris, Odile Jacob, 2007 (repris et...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (3-4): 321–347.
Published: 01 May 2011
... the pleasures of its carnage. From the time of La Curee's first appearance, Zola insisted on the historical dimensions of his work. When, in early November 1871, state censors forced an end to the publication of the novel, appearing in feuilleton since September in La Cloche, its author protested that he...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (3): 249–263.
Published: 01 May 2009
..., Deborah Poole points out that Alzire was written by Voltaire out of complacency for the French censors in order to make up for his sympathetic account of English Protestantism and government in his Philosophical Letters (45). Significantly, the play appeared shortly after the French Academy of Sciences...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (3): 561–577.
Published: 01 May 2010
... in it anymore, but he certainly still enjoys it. Agilulfo, however, acts as the superego, an irritating censor, constantly seeking out mistakes, inaccuracies, contradictions, always bringing to light the exaggerations of his comrades, always exposing their stories as pretentious and empty boasts. Agilulfo's...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (1-2): 3–10.
Published: 01 January 2012
... of publishing yearly almanacs. This obligation placed Sigiienza in the difficult position of practicing astrology while critiquing it. In his position of Inquisitorial censor, during the last year of his life, Sigiienza aims to eradicate "heresy," which he now parallels with error as a sin of ignorance of truth...
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Romanic Review (2005) 96 (2): 233–252.
Published: 01 March 2005
... to "gridare la rivoluzione senza che il vietasse la censura" ("issue the call for revolution, without being stopped by the censors" [Amari, Guerra, vol. I, viii And one twentieth-century historian memorably dubbed the work the "Uncle TOln's Cabin of Sicily" (Peri 101). The Neapolitan censors did not catch...
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Romanic Review (2018) 109 (1-4): 71–89.
Published: 01 January 2018
... ensorship in Early Modern Eur­ ope, éd. Edoardo Tortarolo, num. spécial de Journal of Modern Eu­ro­pean History, n° 3, 2005; Robert Darnton, Censors at Work: How States S­ haped Lit­er­at­ ure, Londres, The British Library, 2014. 6 Marco Cavarzere, La prassi della censura nell Italia del Seicento: tra...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 439–464.
Published: 01 May 2012
... and the Low-Life of Literature in Pre-Revolutionary France." Freron's influential oppositional journalism is described in numerous places, including Jack Censor, The French Press in the Age of Enlightenment (London: Routledge, 1994), 102-8; Paul Van Tieghem, L!JAnnee litteraire (1754-1790) comme intermediare...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (4): 674–687.
Published: 01 November 2010
... is aware of Corneille's censoring of the forbidden name, a barring that fundamentally 59. Corneille, DC 2: 194. 60. Butler, Excitable Speech 31-33. 61. Butler, Excitable Speech 33. 62. Voltaire, Commentaires sur Corneille 548, 513. 63. Corneille, DC 3: 182. NAMES AND SUBJECTIVITY IN CORNEILLE'S RODOGUNE...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 501–515.
Published: 01 May 2006
... of the aesthetic situation that Baudelaire reinforces at the end of his essay, separating artist (or writer) from laugher (or reader) and character (or target of laughter). Pirandellian humor abolishes the traditional distances of comedy by making the laugher/reader intimately aware of two complexities censored...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (2-3): 135–151.
Published: 01 May 2007
..., in Pragmatism, James at one point invokes three examples of how our conception of truth, law, and language must adapt to the fact that there are no longer any stable guarantees or pre-given universals: But imagine a youth in the courtroom trying cases with his abstract notion of 'the' law, or a censor of speech...