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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (2): 218–236.
Published: 01 September 2023
...Michelle M. Hamilton Abstract The tale of the City of Brass, best known today from the Arabian Nights , tells of the imagined encounter between humans and the occult properties of the material world, namely, the powers inherent in minerals. In the Middle Ages knowledge of such properties...
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (2): 261–279.
Published: 01 September 2021
... and L’Insurgé . I examine the ways in which Vallès’s reading of the Paris of the early 1880s and excavation of the multilayered city’s past and cultural representations help foster the return of repressed voices and collective memories. Using the trope of the city as palimpsest, I argue that the critical power...
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Romanic Review (2016) 107 (1-4): 25–46.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Margaret Waller Copyright © 2016 by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York 2016 Peacocking, Invisibility, and Masculinity Margaret Waller Trouble in Argus City: Peacocking, Invisibility, and Masculinity Decades of feminist scholarship have taught us a great deal about...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 401–421.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Laura Chiesa Copyright © 2006 The Trustees of Columbia University 2006 Laura Chiesa ITALO CALVINO AND GEORGES PEREC: THE MULTIPLE AND CONTRASTING EMOTIONS OF CITIES AND PUZZLES I f the question of estrangement is emblematic and inescapable in the literary criticism of Italo Calvino,l...
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Romanic Review (2015) 106 (1-4): 47–70.
Published: 01 January 2015
..., relentless noise coming from fire trucks, police cars, and ambulances circulating in the city. In this modern context, the Sirens' song still represents a faceless, untranslatable, unsettling sound, which has become synonymous with death, sickness, punishment, loss, and transgression, to which passersby...
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Romanic Review (2005) 96 (1): 107–110.
Published: 01 January 2005
... text's autonomy 110 BOOK REVIEWS and interior structure. But these are minor shortcomings in a useful book. Idle Pursuits is a welcome contribution, the fruit of disciplinary cross-pollination which enhances current scholarship in early modern literary studies. (ALISON BAIRD LOVELL, City University...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (2): 401–419.
Published: 01 September 2023
... on companionship and the “illicit fusion” of beings, particularly in the historical period referred to as the “Chthulucene,” in which kinship and multispecies assemblages are viewed as tools for survival. wviesten@umn.edu Copyright © 2023 by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (2): 153–168.
Published: 01 March 2006
... prologue du Gargantua, veritable plaque tournante de l'reuvre. Brooklyn College and the Graduate Cente~ City University of New York 35. Pantagruel souligne cet etat panurgien juste apres la consultation de Trouillogan et aavant les episodes de Bridoye et de Triboulet: "'Vous me semblez une souriz empe- gee...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 301–304.
Published: 01 January 2010
... was shattered. Me shattered, him the confident master of a student he did not know. I remember Michael Riffaterre. All facets, all faces. As I look back I see all facets, all faces, how tricky it is to work with a master. Such a loss is immeasurable. The Graduate Center of the City University of New York ...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 292.
Published: 01 January 2010
... by the water, with equally long conversations about poetry. This was the Mike Riffaterre I knew best, and long. Graduate School of the City University of New York The Romanic Review Volume 101 Numbers 1-2 © The Trustees of Columbia University ...
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (2): 235–260.
Published: 01 September 2021
... drawn carriages for hire, the fiacres , the fin de siècle taxi cabs. Training her eye on and lending her ear to Belle Époque Paris, Marni registers the conversations of Parisians as they move about the city. In these feminocentric, and by turns humorous or ironic texts, Marni hones an “urban comic...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (1): 125–140.
Published: 01 May 2023
.... The desert setting both offers enough quiet for prophetic voices to be heard, and itself enters into the conversation as a voice—for example, of thunder or wind—that can sound in the silence in ways it could not in the city. 10. Mark 1:5 does not specify over how much time, but refers to “people from...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (2): 360–379.
Published: 01 September 2023
... plazas and roamed city avenues to document a popular uprising that marked a clear end to Portugal’s Fascist project. In this impetus to record radical change, film and its associated technologies promised not only to document, capture, and freeze history in the making but also to make it material...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (1): 141–160.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Sarah Salih Abstract The psychomachic model of the self as an unstable coalition of miscellaneous entities enables both detailed psychological analysis and intersubjectivity. It is a scalable form that may map an individual, a household, a city, or the world, thus permitting mutual indwelling...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (2): 301–316.
Published: 01 September 2023
... and thereby addressed foreign objectification of their nation as exotic or different. Through an analysis of several actualities, point-of-view rail films, and factory films produced in Barcelona between 1900 and 1930, as well some key Segundo de Chomón trick films shot in the city, this article shows how...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (2): 380–400.
Published: 01 September 2023
...Carlos Varón González Abstract After her father’s death, the poetic subject in Luz Pichel’s Galician-language Casa pechada ( Closed Home , 2006) returns from the city to clear the things in her house in a small Galician village. However, these things do not conform to any sense of social, emotional...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 605–609.
Published: 01 May 2012
... hispana del soneto tanatico. Mexico City: Frente de Afirmaci6n Hispanista, 2011. - - - . Demonio y genio. Mexico City: Frente de Afirmaci6n Hispanista, 2012. - - - . Genesis del psicoanalisis literario. Mexico City: Frente de Afirmaci6n Hispanista, 2010. - - - . Jose Angel Buesa: el Don Juan Cubano (1910...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (3-4): 521–525.
Published: 01 May 2011
.... Arias de la Canal, Fredo. Antologia Hispanica del Soneto Tanatico. Mexico City: Frente de Afirmacion Hispanista, 2011. - - - . Antologia de la Poesia Oral-Traumatica y Tanatica de Cuatro Poetas de Oriente. Mexico City: Frente de Afirmacion Hispanista, 2011. Antologia del Soneto Vocacional, Oral...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (3): 249–269.
Published: 01 May 2004
.... La Puce de Madame des-Roches presents the activities of a provincial salon at an important moment in Poitiers's history. It celebrates Catherine's body as a site of exploration and the city as a political and literary center.3 Many of the poems in the collection bear witness to the context of its...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (2): 420–435.
Published: 01 September 2023
... by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York 2023 Every evening, at 5:00 p.m., Babacar Diop emerges from the metro station of Catalunya in the heart of Barcelona together with several other fellow Senegalese, all carrying large white sacks on their backs filled with goods for sale. Diop...