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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (3): 585–587.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Lorry Perry Philippe Lejeune . On Diary . Eds. Jeremy D. Popkin and Julie Rak . Trans. Katherine Durnin . Honolulu : The University of Hawai’i Press , 2009 . p. 351 . Copyright © 2010 The Trustees of Columbia University 2010 BOOK REVIEWS been a sympathetic...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (3): 583–585.
Published: 01 May 2010
... requirements of literary history-a contradiction that often causes fiction to be set against a straw-man version of literary history. (SOTIRIOS PARASCHAS, University of Warwick) Philippe Lejeune. On Diary. Eds. Jeremy D. Popkin and Julie Rak. Trans. Katherine Durnin. Honolulu: The University of Hawai'i Press...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (4): 413–433.
Published: 01 November 2007
.... Bernard runs away to be with his friend Olivier, whose uncle Edouard is writing a novel called Les Faux-Monnayeurs. It is principally in the long passages of Edouard's diary in which he discusses aesthetic theory, that Gide performs the reflexive analysis of his novel. I argue here however...
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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (1-2): 77–86.
Published: 01 January 2008
... of Columbia University PERICLES LEWIS In her diary and letters, Woolf continually meditated on the influence Proust might have on her own fiction. Even before she began reading him, in a let- ter of January 21, 1922 to E. M. Forster, Woolf wrote of Proust in terms that seem haunting in light of her later...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (3): 587–589.
Published: 01 May 2010
... of the opposite in his 1989 book, Cher Cahier , in which he unobtrusively offers the results of surveys about the practice of keep- ing personal diaries without including his own commentary. It is clear that Lejeune is a sensitive reader, but because in this collection he so often urges us to pick up his study...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (1): 33–49.
Published: 01 January 2006
... and carries the essay in- tent to a new level of looseness, translating to an oral plane what Sollers else- where does in his writing. The Diary-Essay Carnet de l1uit (1989). L'Annee du Tigre (1999). In keeping with the diary genre, these books contain very short essays, out- lines, quotations, condensations...
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Romanic Review (2019) 110 (1-4): 223–246.
Published: 01 January 2019
... 27).11 8 See the published edition of the diary of Geneviève Bréton, Regnault s fiancée: In the Solitude of My Soul : The Diary of Geneviève Bréton, 1867 1871. In his 1925 book, Bron refers to Clairin as le camarade d Henri Regnault (83). 9 See, for example, Armand Silvestre, Le Monde des Arts...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 105–109.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Ghost Image, Mausoleum of Lovers, Cytomegalovirus, and Mod- esty and Shame, to Derek Jarman s Modern Nature, to David Wojnarowicz s Close to the Knives, as well as his photo graphs and diaries, and the list goes on . . . Eve Kosofsky Segwick, Douglas Crimp, Nan Goldin, Cookie Muellner, Ross Chambers...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 501–515.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Thomas Harrison Thomas Harrison LAUGHTER AND THE TREE OF KNOWLEDGE M ark Twain, in The Diary of Adam and Eve, tells a funny story aboutthe expulsion of our fore parents from the Garden of Eden. It was not an apple that caused the Fall but a Chestnut. A Chestnut, asks Adam, what Chestnut...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (3-4): 401–408.
Published: 01 May 2014
... diary note of July 14, 1789. The entry does not, they groan, indicate the king's sense of the importance of the taking of the Bastille; it simply reveals that the day's hunt had not resulted in a kill and, as such, is historically uninteresting. The objection is unimaginative and probably misses...
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Romanic Review (2005) 96 (2): 233–252.
Published: 01 March 2005
... atroce ch'io avea quasi perduto la ra- gione e i sensi" ("a torture so atrocious that I almost lost my reason and my senses" [Amari, Diari 24Amari drew on the royal archives in Naples to produce a history of the 1282 uprising against the occupying Angevin govern- lnent known as the Sicilian Vespers...
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Romanic Review (2018) 109 (1-4): 321–323.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., and Dario de Pasquale. Diario Ottuso / Obtuse Diary, bilingual edition. Entre Rios Books, 2018. Short, Ian, ed. Bestiaire. Anglo- Norman Text Society, 2018. Stout, John C. Objects Observed: The Poetry of Things in Twentieth- Century France and Amer i ca. U of Toronto P, 2018. Takeshi Koseki et al., eds...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (4): 480–482.
Published: 01 November 2004
... and the generic specificities of autobiographies and diaries. Finally, Jean-Louis Le- brave uses the examples of Pascal and Stendhal to draw a convincing paral- lel between the nonhierarchical, nonlinear structure of today's electronic hy- pertext, and the older arts of memory. Lebrave makes a strong case...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (3): 417–429.
Published: 01 December 2020
... . “ The Image of Proust .” In Illuminations , translated by Zohn Harry , edited and with an introduction by Arendt Hannah , 201 – 17 . New York : Schocken Books , 1969 . Benjamin Walter . Paris Diary, Selected Writings . Vol. 2 , translated by Livingstone Rodney , edited...
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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (3): 351–355.
Published: 01 May 2001
... exactly what circumstances occasioned each reaction, Boutin offers copious documentation of Lamartine's defense mechanisms against maternal engulf- ment, including the image of reverse gestation (the son absorbs the mother into himself, such as when he published his mother's diaries, but only buried...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (4): 863–868.
Published: 01 November 2010
... as variants on the basic memo- rial model whose strength lies in its ability to adapt to changing historical and cultural circumstances. In this way, the testimonial form of memoir, the vies minuscules, the interview (Mitterrand), and the diary (on which Simone de Beauvoir so heavily relies) can be subsumed...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (3-4): 398–401.
Published: 01 May 2014
...: Ellug, 2013. Pp.690. "Rien." It has become de rigueur for history teachers to admonish their students not to "read too much" into Louis XVI's famously terse diary note of July 14, 1789. The entry does not, they groan, indicate the king's sense of the importance of the taking of the Bastille; it simply...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (4): 583–589.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Inc., 2009. Lejeune, Phillipe. On Diary. Trans. Katharine Durnin. Ed. Jeremy D. Popkin and Julia Rak. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2009. Lafrance, Genevieve. Qui perd gagne. Imaginaire du don et Revolution fran- faise. Montreal: Presses de l'Universite de Montreal, 2008. Letras. Special issue...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (1-2): 147–159.
Published: 01 January 2009
... in mode, and there is a tilt towards one genre: the thriller. One of them is in diary form; all of them, once they get started, are narrated in the first person. No science fiction, no romance, no fantasy, except perhaps in the last "novel," where the narrator is able literally to banish the material...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (2): 185–200.
Published: 01 March 2006
... not bring herself to confess it. But the two do not die together, and that allows the story to move beyond the disaster that ends Incestueuse. It happens in fact that Paloma reads her dead friend's diary, and thus comes to understand belatedly that she herself is attractive to other women. A second phase...