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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 243–251.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Daho Djerbal Copyright © 2013 The Trustees of Columbia University 2013 Daho Djerbal HISTORY WRITING AS CULTURAL AND POLITICAL CRITIQUE, OR THE DIFFICULTY OF WRITING THE HISTORY OF A (DE)COLONIZED SOCIETY The Dividing Line of Historical Reason At the start of my career as a researcher, I had...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 588–590.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Toby Wikström Larry F. Norman The Shock of the Ancient: Literature and History in Early Modern France . Chicago : U of Chicago P , 2011 . Pp. 296 . Copyright © 2012 The Trustees of Columbia University 2012 588 BOOK REVIEWS Quijote intelligible as a reflection on political...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (3-4): 273–291.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Ann T. Delehanty Copyright © 2014 The Trustees of Columbia University 2014 Ann T. Delehanty KAIROS AND THE PASCALIAN MODEL OF TIME AND HISTORY Jesus said to them, "My time [kairos] has not yet come, but your time [kairos] is always here." -John 7.6, New Revised Standard Version Blessed is he...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (3): 441–454.
Published: 01 December 2020
..., Blanchot, and Klossowski . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 1981 . Gallop Jane . “ Precocious Jouissance : Roland Barthes, Amatory Maladjustment, and Emotion .” New Literary History 43 , no. 3 ( 2012 ): 565 – 82 . Gallop Jane . Reading Lacan . Ithaca, NY : Cornell...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (2): 177–198.
Published: 01 September 2022
... or narrative meaning for the story of the Cornish lovers that escaped nineteenth-century criticism. Or else, far from freeing themselves from the chains of teleology, others have hailed the prehistory as a text that willfully rebels against the axioms of history, presenting its narrative as a simple...
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Romanic Review (2003) 94 (3-4): 437–450.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Emily Apter Copyright © 2003 The Trustees of Columbia University 2003 Emily Apter CONDE'S CREOLITE IN LITERARY HISTORY Drawing on a wide range of theories of literary history and geography, I want to consider how the Creolophone/Francophone novel and, in particular, Maryse Conde's fiction...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (1-2): 181–185.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Sylvia Molloy Copyright © 2009 The Trustees of Columbia University 2009 Sylvia Molloy DISPARATE LIBRARIES, ERRATIC SCRIBES: BORGES AND LITERARY HISTORY Borges is notoriously suspicious of any system presenting itself as authoritative and commanding a single reading, and he is particularly...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (1-2): 129–135.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Edward Mendelson Copyright © 2009 The Trustees of Columbia University 2009 Edward Mendelson LITERARY HISTORY: OBJECTIVE AND SUBJECTIVE: THE POETICS OF AUDEN'S ANTHOLOGIES When you read any version of literary history written by any modern English poet-whether an explicit history of the kind...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (4): 575–579.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Alison James Ross Hamilton . Accident: A Philosophical and Literary History . Chicago : The University of Chicago Press , 2007 . Pp. 344 . Copyright © 2009 The Trustees of Columbia University 2009 BOOK REVIEWS 575 Ross Hamilton. Accident: A Philosophical and Literary History...
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Romanic Review (2016) 107 (1-4): 193–198.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Édouard Louis Copyright © 2016 by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York 2016 Fragments of Future History: On Violette Leduc Édouard Louis Fragments of Future History: On Violette Leduc I When I try to remember my childhood, or when memories of my childhood strike me...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (3): 409–424.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Martin Munro Copyright © 2010 The Trustees of Columbia University 2010 Martin Munro RHYTHMS, HISTORY, AND MEMORY IN EDOUARD GLISSANT'S LE QUATRIEME SIECLE The past, to which we were subjected, which has not yet emerged as history for us, is, however, obsessively present. (Glissant, Caribbean...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 101–104.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Carlos J. Alonso Carlos ]. Alonso THE HISTORY OF THE FUTURE Looking back recently at my professional career, I was struck by the fact that, excepting my season as a graduate student and my current appointment at Columbia, I have always been in departments of Romance languages or Romance studies...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 189–197.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Christopher L. Miller Copyright © 2013 The Trustees of Columbia University 2013 Christopher L. Miller HISTORY, HORROR, AND PLEASURE IN HAITI AND AFRICA Europeens qui ne connaissez pas cet affreux systeme [de l'esclavageJ, qui ne pouvez meme pas en concevoir l'idee, hommes sensibles, ne...
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Romanic Review (2005) 96 (3-4): 377–385.
Published: 01 May 2005
...Françoise Massardier-Kenney Fran(oise Massardier-Kenney HISTOIRES DE FAMILLE: FAMILY HISTORIES IN SAND A s Roddy Reid and others l have recently argued, fiction, like the discourse of science, constructs common cultural narratives and novels, which, through "their mobilization of imaginary...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 580–583.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Tobias Foster Gittes Albert Russell Ascoli . A Local Habitation and a Name: Imagining Histories in the Italian Renaissance . New York : Fordham UP , 2011 . Pp. 384 . Copyright © 2012 The Trustees of Columbia University 2012 580 BOOK REVIEWS 114). Recio's edition amends...
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Published: 01 May 2021
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (1): 10–23.
Published: 01 May 2021
... of the manuscript. To interpret a text critically is to acknowledge and to examine also how a manuscript or print edition orients textual interpretation. The editorial history of the Vita nova teaches us about the cultural processes and discourses of literary culture and about Italian literary history. Copyright...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (2): 205–226.
Published: 01 September 2020
... for a certain model of knowledge-acquisition that sees natural truths as hidden and in need of tools to be extracted. This ingenuity is shown, also, to be closely connected to the inventions of writers of romance, and the article suggests the specific importance of the Alexander material in the history...
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (1): 24–38.
Published: 01 May 2021
... history on the other. At the center of this discussion is one of the thorniest aspects of the Vita Nova ’s text: the divisions (technical prose of a scholastic nature in which Dante explains the formal structure of his poems). Over the centuries, Dante’s authority over his own text was brought...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (2): 151–176.
Published: 01 September 2022
... romance responds with crucial insights on, in particular, the history of the relationship between patriarchy and the concept of sexual consent. I am raising but not pursuing these questions here for a simple reason: because, in the context of the romance, they are principally relevant...