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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 199–222.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Doris L. Garraway Copyright © 2013 The Trustees of Columbia University 2013 Doris L. Garraway TOWARD A LITERARY PSYCHOANALYSIS OF POSTCOLONIAL HAITI: DESIRE, VIOLENCE, AND THE MIMETIC CRISIS IN MARIE CHAUVET'S AMOUR Critics of Haitian writer Marie Chauvet's controversial novel, Amour...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (1): 20–36.
Published: 01 May 2022
... « pour le plaisir des Doctes et le bien de ceux qui desirent toujours savoir » ; et 3) la nouvelle dimension que prend alors l’ancienne querelle d’école. 42. Le témoignage de son entourage, en revanche, est rapporté au discours indirect. 43. Riccardo Chiaradonna, « Langage ordinaire et...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (1): 37–64.
Published: 01 May 2022
... of the cure to the desire of the sovereign. So far, I have drawn my Renart citations from Dufournet and Méline’s 1985 edition, based in turn on Ernest Martin’s earlier critical text of MS A . Other copies of the Roman de Renart , however—clustered mainly in the β and γ textual families distinguished...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (1): 66–84.
Published: 01 May 2020
... to inspire our desire for technological fictions. 2. Irréductions ( Irreductions ) was published in French along with Pasteur, guerre et paix des microbes and in English with The Pasteurization of France . 3. Latour concentrates on distinguishing [TEC] and [FIC] in the Inquiry (251–53/248...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (3): 215–233.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Dorothea Heitsch Copyright © 2009 The Trustees of Columbia University 2009 Dorothea Heitsch READING LEONE EBREO'S DIALOGHI D'AMORE: PONTUS DE TYARD, LOUISE LABE, AND OLIVIER DE MAGNY Avec raison donq non seulement l'inferieur ayme et desire de se unir avec Ie superieur, mais encor Ie...
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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (3-4): 211–226.
Published: 01 May 2008
... much like that of Griselidis. Although she appears innocent at the beginning of the tale, she nevertheless possesses "certains tendres appas" (Contes lOO) that fuel her father's incestuous desire. Perrault intimates here that feminine beauty feeds male desire, which ends up disculpating the male...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (3): 323–340.
Published: 01 May 2002
..., and displays behaviour that is as seductive in its appearance as it is destructive in its effects. But beyond the depiction of such uncanny characters, Duras' narrative is organised around the single, scandalous principle that is the desire to know the source of destruction. The narrative of scandal pursues...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (4): 467–473.
Published: 01 November 2004
... autorite et desir, comme on Ie voit dans les nombreux arrangements matrimoniaux qui forment I'intrigue de ses pieces tout comme dans I'obsession des personnages pour l'amour de la couronne et du roi. Pour Pascal, s'il existe une passion qui vaille la peine d'etre vecue, il ne peut s'agir que de l'amour de...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 275–292.
Published: 01 May 2013
... themes: poetry, desire, and politics.1 In this essay I look at the adoption of that tradition in the work of one of the lesser known but most innovative members of the group, Remy Belleau. The other Pleiade poets acknowledged Belleau as the most learned among them.2 He wrote across traditions and took...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (4): 431–451.
Published: 01 November 2009
... of an age-old story. In the dominant literary models which generally tell their tales from the masculine perspective, the woman who is left behind essentially ceases to exist. When the man sails away to epic conquest or spurs his steed on toward chivalric adventure or simply loses interest once his desire...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (1-2): 201–216.
Published: 01 January 2011
... resonance italaienne, Facino Cane. Fidele cet axiome de sa philosophie qui dit que: « La vie decroit en raison directe de la puissance des desirs ou de la dissipation des idees », Balzac pouvait deployer en quelques pages denses toute son acuite narrative, melant allegrement realisme des descriptions et...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (2): 222–240.
Published: 01 September 2022
... cristallisation de la maîtresse d’un homme, ou sa BEAUTÉ, n’est autre chose que la collection de TOUTES LES SATISFACTIONS, de tous les désirs qu’il a pu former successivement à son égard” (30). Amorous judgments of taste no longer obtain in reasons that others could or would share were it not for the lover’s...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (2): 185–200.
Published: 01 March 2006
... of a quest. Through magic compulsion, the truth about women's desires is spoken, and that truth is always of the same order. The organ that responds and the thing of which it tells hardly vary, as the revelation of feminine desire and pleasure becomes a narrative routine. Foucault does not begin to inquire...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (4): 353–374.
Published: 01 November 2000
... the image of God imprints itself. Constituted as an "imago Dei," the Christian subject views himself as a mirror where a divine Other reflects Himself. The mirror that 1 am is nevertheless endowed with both the ability of seeing the image that 1 reflect and the desire to go through this image toward...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (3): 335–347.
Published: 01 May 2000
...-presenting thereby the very kind of theocentric authority with which so much of his work will continually wrestle? More evidence is surely needed to confirm this exact connection; but Barthes certainly admired the kind of rhetoric often used by Pascal. Yet, what Barthes desires above all else is that we take...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (2): 231–254.
Published: 01 March 2006
... an understanding of both their desire and its impossibility: "e quello ch'era non sara mai piu This closing statement explicitly symbolizes the plight of the little family of swallows and raises it to universal significance.5 As such, it echoes verses from Wordsworth, this time not from the translated "We...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (1): 51–69.
Published: 01 January 2007
... men's same sex love. Michael Lucey finds in Balzac's novels reference to a lesbian subculture in July Monarchy Paris, well-known but only among a bohemian elite (Lucey 110-114). Narratives about love between women were much more prevalent than narratives about sexual desire among men, but appear to have...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (3): 483–496.
Published: 01 May 2010
... ecrit et a bsolument siderant. Jamais une femme n'avait pris la parole ainsi pour raconter sa vie sexuelle. Sans se cacher derriere un pseudonyme, sans manifester ni culpabilite ni proselytisme ni gout de la provocation, sans developper une sorte de mystique du sexe, sans reveler des desirs troubles, de...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (1-2): 175–190.
Published: 01 January 2012
... by the work's desire to connect the house of Pontieu to the medieval hero Saladin (100).3 On the surface, the Fille's oscillation between two men would seem to invite explication by Rene Girard's theory of triangular desire,4 but the Fille's independence problematizes the applicability of Girard's paradigm...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (4): 453–472.
Published: 01 November 2009
...: gazing into the lady's eyes is said to be the equivalent of meeting "Meduze" face to face. 4 Thus the Medusa trope, if ambivalent in its import, is neither as unusual nor as obviously derogatory as Huchon suggests. The Petrarchan Medusa, used by male authors to designate their object of desire...