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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 381–397.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Julie Candler Hayes Copyright © 2012 The Trustees of Columbia University 2012 Julie Candler Hayes FROM ANONYMITY TO AUTOBIOGRAPHY: MME D'ARCONVILLE'S SELF-FASHIONINGS O ver the course of a publishing career that extended from the mid-1750s to the early 1780s, Marie-Genevieve-Charlotte DarIus...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (2): 280–300.
Published: 01 September 2023
... often framed or thought of as “feminine”—such as clothing and fashion accessories—were also central to entrepreneurial masculinity and bourgeois men’s social mobility during the late nineteenth century. It is therefore unsurprising that the commercialization of menswear and masculine accessories...
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (2): 281–304.
Published: 01 September 2021
... pattern that comes to characterize not only food but also bodies, clothing, décor, narrative form, and modes of attention and belief. I argue that the aesthetics of patchwork and collage extend as well to Sue’s self-fashioning as a political and moral opportunist. Copyright © 2021 by the Trustees...
Published: 01 September 2023
figure 3. Illustration by Pellicer in an El Siglo department store catalog depicting a woman surrounded by fashionable male onlookers. Image courtesy of the Arxiu Històric de la Ciutat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain. More
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Romanic Review (2016) 107 (1-4): 25–46.
Published: 01 January 2016
... dames (1812, 1818, 1833) by Joseph J­ean-F­ rançois Lemaire (1782 1854), a practicing dentist. For contrast, I also study Journal des dames et des modes, the wildly successful and, for a long time, only fashion magazine of the postrevolutionary era. Its improbable editor, Pierre Joseph Antoine de La...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (1): 131–149.
Published: 01 May 2022
... de Estudios Ramón Areces , 2004 . Godden Richard H. , and Hsy Jonathan . “ Analytical Survey: Encountering Disability in the Middle Ages .” New Medieval Literatures , no. 15 ( 2013 ): 317 – 43 . Greenblatt Stephen . Renaissance Self-Fashioning: From More to Shakespeare...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (2): 211–217.
Published: 01 September 2023
... apparel and accessories, together with advertisements in the form of cromos (chromolithographic cards) and illustrations in the periodical press, to argue for the importance of such material goods in the “fashioning” of masculinity—a case of “the clothes make the man” and not the other way round. His...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (2-3): 225–236.
Published: 01 May 2007
..., and even in his poems: In the dusk, someone is fashioning a God with words. 3 Borges regretted he had not included Spinoza in his Anthology of Fantastic Literature because Spinoza's God, according to Borges, is a better example of an unbelievable invention than H. G. Well's time machine, Edgar Allan Poe's...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 250–252.
Published: 01 January 2010
... his scissors and tape from the corner of his desk and cut-and-paste the old-fashioned way. If he couldn't decide between synonyms, he would write one above the other in tiny letters and barrel forward. One of us would later strike a line through the wrong choice. The fact that everything...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 371–400.
Published: 01 May 2006
... the pioneering contribution of Cesare Lombroso's L'uomo delinquente. Far from a simple exotic fashion, the painted skin for Lombroso is the tangible proof of deviance and inferiority, common to modern criminals and primitive populations. Tattooing substantiates the continuity between what for Lombroso...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 19–24.
Published: 01 January 2017
...). The American acad­emy, he sardonically observed on another occasion, operates on two princi­ples: fashion and habit. This insight, which I understood both as an admonition not to follow trends and as a warning not to fall into the traps of intellectual orthodoxy, speaks to Ross s desire to model...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (4): 689–708.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Peter Shoemaker Copyright © 2010 The Trustees of Columbia University 2010 Peter Shoemaker THE FURNITURE OF NARRATIVE IN CREBILLON'S LE SOPHA AND LACLOS'S LES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES M ay argument begins with a fashionable item of eighteenth-century furniture. The canape confidents, or confidente...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (3): 580–582.
Published: 01 May 2010
... manuscripts: the sensation of witnessing a mind in the process of working and reworking. Biasi leads us to a new conception of Flaubert's self-fashioning through writing. Unpicking the myth that Flaubert declared "Madame Bovary, c'est moi!" (a construction dating from the early twentieth century), he exposes...
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Romanic Review (2005) 96 (3-4): 443–454.
Published: 01 May 2005
... in stylistics, this article seeks to elucidate Sand's use of negative identification to posit an essentially positive world. In so doing, Sand does not deny or erase negative social constructs; rather, she fashions a diverse society through linguistic devices that contrast, confront, and finally complement...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 317–329.
Published: 01 May 2012
.... There was, for example, an image of a wig fitting to go along with Mercier's visceral account of the deleterious health consequences of placing fashion before function (putrefying scalps). Many of Dunker's images for the Tableau de Paris have this flavor. But in the image that accompanies Mercier's chapter titled...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (3-4): 253–272.
Published: 01 May 2014
... of the proud Sceve (Saulnier, Sceve I: 84; Sceve/Guegan x-xii); nevertheless, the subsequent months offered him the opportunity to build on the successes and momentum of his victory in the Concours. Despite his efforts to fashion an image of himself as a distinctly Lyonnais lyricist, Sceve was, much to his...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (1-2): 31–44.
Published: 01 January 2002
..., but to what appears now, in retrospect, as France's main philosophical movement in the last century with the possible exception of Existentialism, although I would be ready to argue that Existentialism has .been more "a fashion, a morality, a passion"-to quote Baudelaire on the transient half needed to make...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (3): 335–347.
Published: 01 May 2000
.... In particular, he was fascinated by the multifarious linguistic configurations assumed by the objects he chose to scrutinize: commercial advertisements, fashion, social customs in different countries, and the like. Although he was not always pleased or amused by what he saw, he did agree to a certain extent...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (2): 300–309.
Published: 01 September 2022
... and Nathalie. Raymond introduced her to the work of French writers fashionable in the 1920, André Gide and François Mauriac among prose writers and Stéphane Mallarmé, Guillaume Apollinaire, and Victor Segalen among poets. She had discovered Charles Baudelaire, Arthur Rimbaud, and Proust by herself, as well...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 May 2022
... self-fashioning. Though Teresa’s disabled body changes her sense of self, the writer fashions a new self in her Arboleda de los enfermos (ca. 1475), rewriting her body as a source of power and as a marker of a redefined status that has altered the preexisting calculus of gender, ethno-religious...