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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (3-4): 281–296.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Donato Pirovano Donato Pirovano THE LITERARY FAIRY TALE OF GIOVAN FRANCESCO STRAPAROLA The Piacevoli notti of Giovan Francesco Straparola, an obscure Italianwriter whose descent may be traced in Caravaggio (a village nowadays in the district of Bergamo), has been rightly regarded as the European...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (1): 99–101.
Published: 01 January 2006
... of collages and lithographs by Alain Le Yaouanc (924-933); a substantial bibliography of "'orks by and about Aragon (935-964); and a detailed, extretnely useful table of contents (965-980). Aragon's total literary output was absolutely prodigious, by any standard. It was also relnarkably eclectic...
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Romanic Review (2016) 107 (1-4): 137–151.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Ann Jefferson Copyright © 2016 by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York 2016 The Romanic Review Volume 107 Numbers 1 4 © The Trustees of Columbia University Female Friendship as a Literary Fact Ann Jefferson fEMAlE fRIENdsHIP As A lITERARy fACT The Bechdel Test...
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Romanic Review (2003) 94 (3-4): 437–450.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Emily Apter Emily Apter CONDE'S CREOLITE IN LITERARY HISTORY Drawing on a wide range of theories of literary history and geography, Iwant to consider how the Creolophone/Francophone novel and, in par- ticular, Maryse Conde's fiction, challenge paradigms of literary evolution, nar- rative markets...
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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (4): 405–415.
Published: 01 November 2001
...Claire Marrone Claire Marrone GEORGE SAND AND CRISTINA DI BELGIOJOSO'S LITERARY DIALOGUE D id the relationship between two nineteenth-century writers, George Sandand Italian Princess Cristina di Belgiojoso, l inspire a literary dialogue?2 Sand's extensive corpus is, of course, well known, while...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (4): 474–478.
Published: 01 November 2002
.... Literary Memory, Consciousness, and the Group Oulipo. Amsterdam - New York: Rodopi, 2002. Pp. 252. While some individual members of the group Oulipo have attracted a sub- stantial amount of critical attention, it is only recently that Oulipian poetics as a whole has become the subject of book-length...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 309–330.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Alison Cornish Alison Cornish TRANSLATIO GALLIAE: EFFECTS OF EARLY FRANCO-ITALIAN LITERARY EXCHANGE I n the sixteenth century, French writers adopted Italian models, translatedand plagiarized Italian works, and even wrote in the Italian language. Italy, it seemed, had introduced France...
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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 authorita-tive 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 modernEnglish 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 (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 (2020) 111 (3): 455–461.
Published: 01 December 2020
..., as were the various points of view of Russian formalists as well as the French debates concerning historical determinism and creativity in literary studies. 3. In the original, “l’enfilade des causes secondaires” (Péguy 861). Compagnon offers a detailed study of the clash between historicists...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (1-2): 111–121.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Yves Citton Copyright © 2014 The Trustees of Columbia University 2014 Yves Citton LITERARY ATTENTION: THE HAIRY POLITICS OF DETAILS What can literary studies bring to our experience? The fact that manyscholars, on both sides of the Atlantic, have recently felt the need to address...
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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. Besides...
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (2): 213–234.
Published: 01 September 2021
...: a reading in which the students are able to see themselves in the characters of the novel and a more difficult classroom-based reading that seeks to instill in the students, through conventional pedagogical exercises such as the explication de texte , an appreciation for the literary art and importance...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (2): 205–226.
Published: 01 September 2020
... tradition of Alexander the Great in medieval Europe, and in particular in relation to the literary tradition that starts with Pseudo-Callisthenes’s Greek Romance of Alexander . The aim is to show how Alexander was used not simply as an icon of secular or military power but also as an important figure...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (2): 288–315.
Published: 01 September 2020
... literary and pictorial practices. The aura of Bruges is used to explore the nature and limits of analogy—a term shared by symbolism and photography—leading to a critique of forms of identification that conflate difference with similitude. Copyright © 2020 by the Trustees of Columbia University...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (3): 357–369.
Published: 01 December 2020
... stricture against taking fictional characters as real beings—something other than writing on a page—is correct, it does not account for the way in which we imagine, make use of, and interact with the minds of literary characters. Yet Proust’s understanding of the fictional being cohabits with the inevitable...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (3): 336–356.
Published: 01 December 2020
... structure that coincided with contemporaneous work by historians of the Annales School on lineage and by structuralists on the linguistic patterns underpinning kinship. This led to a book, Etymologies and Genealogies: A Literary Anthropology of the French Middle Ages . But other strong strains...
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (1): 85–96.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Francesco Marco Aresu Abstract This article hypothesizes an intertextual relationship between the literary transfiguration of Occitan troubadour Bertran de Born in Inferno 28 and a fragment of Latin poetry preserved by late antique scholars (and disputedly attributed to Roman poet Ennius...