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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (4): 709–725.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Elena Russo Elena Russo THE NAKED PHILOSOPHE AND THE SHAMELESS PRUSSIAN: DIDEROT'S PORTRAIT SITTING I n one of the most intriguing passages of his Salon of 1767, Denis Diderot recounts at length his dealings with the Prussian-Polish painter AnnaDorothea Lisiewska-Therbusch. Recently arrived...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (1-2): 91–103.
Published: 01 January 2002
.... Universite Paris 7 - Denis Diderot 34. Du sublime, ed. H. Lebegue, Paris, "Les Belles Lettres", 1965: "Mais maintenant ce nom d'image / phantasia / est reserve a ces cas ou ce que tu dis sous Ie coup de l'enthousiasme et de Ia passion, tu sembies Ie voir, et que tu Ie mets sous Ies yeux des ecoutants [ ]. La...
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Romanic Review (2005) 96 (3-4): 275–284.
Published: 01 May 2005
... acceder a I'humanite.« Le nom des aOieux s'est efface de rna Inemoire », dit Albert aux dernieres pages de La Comtesse. « Mon nom est homme et je ne suis rien de plus que Ies autres homInes» (p. 1126). Universite Paris 7-Denis Diderot Copyright © 2005 The Trustees of Columbia University 2005 ...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 285–301.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of authorship, I turn now to Denis Diderot and Jean-Jacques Rousseau, in particular to their reference to the writers of classical antiquity. Located somewhere between authoritative canonicity and free-floating intertextuality, the reference to classical antiquity is a crucial element in these authors' staging...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 275–283.
Published: 01 May 2012
... the hands from the Encyclopedie plates (also analyzed by Barthes), the hand of the scripteur is not connected to any particular body, to any voice or mind.2 It does not come from anywhere, is not preceded by anything, but simply comes into being through the act of inscribing a text. What would Denis Diderot...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (4): 433–457.
Published: 01 November 2000
... JOANNA AUGUSTYN The first part of our argument will therefore examine the development of the ruin as a subject of invention in painting and analyze how Diderot first defined the poetics of this genre in the Salon de 1767. Diderot's ruin poetics takes leave of ekphrasis and invents the viewer's reaction...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 331–345.
Published: 01 May 2012
...-Jepsen, « Le Nom propre et Ie propre auteur. Qu'est-ce qu'une "fonction-auteur" », in Une histoire de la fonction-auteur est-elle possible ?, Publications de l'Universite de Saint-Etienne, Saint-Etienne, 2001, p. 49-64. 5. David Diop rappelle que les textes de Diderot, d'abord signales d'un asterisque...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 317–329.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of literary destruction were told and retold. In addition to Mercier, the problem of the Alexandrian library appears in the works of Voltaire, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Denis Diderot, Gibbon, David Hume, Alexander Pope, and Laurence Sterne, to name only several of the most notable instances. And, in all...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 347–365.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Jenny Mander Copyright © 2012 The Trustees of Columbia University 2012 Jenny Mander COLONIAL CONNECTIONS: AUTHORSHIP, PATERNITY, AND POSTERITY IN A GLOBAL MARKET D ebating with the sculptor Etienne-Maurice Falconet the role played by posterity in artistic creation, Denis Diderot compares...
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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (4): 517–523.
Published: 01 November 2001
... plus violente et la plus connue fut celle de l'imperatrice russe (Catherine repondit a Chappe en 1770 avec son fameux Antidote). Goggi etudie la reaction au Voyage en Siberie a travers les ecrits d'Alexandre Deleyre. II juxtapose l'avis de Deleyre a l'opinion portee sur la Russie par Diderot. L'analyse...
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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 (2013) 104 (3-4): 389–392.
Published: 01 May 2013
.... Focusing on six case studies from "the strange interregnum between Aristotelian poetics and modern fiction" (x), Paige demonstrates the ways in which the authors in his study-Lafayette, Subligny, Crebillon fils, Rousseau, Diderot, and Cazotte-experiment with the conventions of the pseudofactual. Chosen...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (1-2): 257–276.
Published: 01 January 2011
... errer par etat sur la surface du globe. [Le voyageur] est sans morale, ou il est tourmente par une espece d'inquietude naturelle qui Ie promene malgre lui. -Denis Diderot, on the ruin paintings of Hubert Robert, Salon de 1767 Style is a matter to which Baudelaire insistently returns when evoking his...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 527–552.
Published: 01 May 2012
... aux debats religieux. Crebillon pouvait bien se reclamer a la fois du salon et de la controverse : cet ancien eleve des ]esuites, membre de plusieurs societes satiriques51, sejourna au donjon de Vincennes (ou sera emprisonne Diderot) en 1734, a la suite de la publication de L"Ecumoire ou Tanzai et...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (2): 185–200.
Published: 01 March 2006
... with the sole literary text that does figure at any length in the first volume of Foucault's history: Diderot's Les Bijoux indiscrets, which dates from 1748. Diderot's novel plays a central role in Foucault's analysis, not because it actually marks a historical turning point, but because it can be taken broadly...
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Romanic Review (2016) 107 (1-4): 1–2.
Published: 01 January 2016
... by the relationship between literature and the visual arts, as demonstrated by her first book, Diderot et Baudelaire, critiques d art (Droz, 1957). Based on her doctoral dissertation, this work revealed the groundbreaking nature of Diderot s art criticism as well as Baudelaire s debt to these writings. Two monographs...
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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (4): 513–514.
Published: 01 November 2001
...Gita May Book Reviews Le Dix-huitieme siecle fran~ais au quotidien: Textes tires des memoires, des journaux, et des correspondances de l'epoque. Roland Mortier, ed. Brussels: Editions Complexe, 2002. Pp.710. Ever since he published his landmark book, Diderot en Allemagne (1954), Roland Mortier...
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Romanic Review (2016) 107 (1-4): 21–23.
Published: 01 January 2016
..., in the dynamism of a Chardin still life made present through Diderot s words and the reader s imagination. Perfectibility was about trying to get there. Gita May was a trailblazer who, like many women of her generation, had to do more to achieve the same status as men in her profession. Among the roles...
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Romanic Review (2016) 107 (1-4): 103–126.
Published: 01 January 2016
... of Gita May, whose seminar on Diderot at Columbia in 1994 first ignited my interest in the literary culture of the eighteenth century and, especially, in the experiences of the authors and readers of the time. 1. All translations are mine, unless otherwise indicated. 2. Pierre Gallot to ­Jean-J­ acques...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 427–437.
Published: 01 May 2012
... accompagnent la formulation des theses et en deviennent inseparables. Tout au long de sa carriere, Jean-Jacques Rousseau fait de son choix de vie un objet de polemique : dans Ie cercle prive de ses amities (l'entourage de Mme d'Epinay, Diderot et Grimm), mais egalement sur la sphere publique et dans l'arene...