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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (3): 331–348.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Mark J. Mascia Copyright © 2001 The Trustees of Columbia University 2001 Mark]. Mascia TO JUDGE THROUGH VERSE: THE SONNETS OF LOPE DE VEGA'S LA CIRCE AND HIS ENGAGEMENT WITH LITERATURE I n Lope de Vega's collection of poetry, La Circe (1624), a number of sonnetsoffer observations on different...
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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (4): 514–517.
Published: 01 November 2001
... noteworthy contribution to a better and fuller understanding and appreciation of the eighteenth century in all its complex- ity and singularity. (GITA MAY, Columbia University). Beauty Raises the Dead. Literature and Loss in the Fin de Siecle. By Robert Ziegler. Newark: University of Delaware Press, 2002. Pp...
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Romanic Review (2005) 96 (1): 107–110.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Alison Baird Lovell Book Reviews Virginia Krause. Idle Pursuits: Literature and Oisivete in the French Renais- sance. Newark: University of Delaware Press, 2003. Pp. 230. In her first book, Virginia Krause of Brown University has analyzed a con- cept intrinsic to Renaissance culture in France...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (1-2): 145–168.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Juliette Cherbuliez Juliette Cherbuliez ON LETTING SLEEPING BLONDS LIE: GENDER, LEISURE LITERATURE, AND THE IMAGINATION IN FONTENELLE On dit de M. de Fontenelle qu'a la place du creur, II a un second cerveau. Charlotte-Elisabeth Alsse, Lettres, 28 Les ombres, les angoisses, les epouvantes, les...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (1-2): 235–255.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Jennifer Gipson Jennifer Gipson LITERATURE AND THE DEATH OF FOLKLORE: IN AND AROUND NERVAL'S SYLVIE "Avant dcrire, chaque peuple a chante."l With this seeming truism, Gerard de Nerval (1808-55) opens "Les Vieilles Ballades fran<;aises" in La Sylphide in July 1842. Nerval, a member of the Petit...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 585–588.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Seth Kimmel Anthony J. Cascardi Cervantes, Literature, and the Discourse of Politics . Toronto : U of Toronto P , 2012 . Pp. 351 . Copyright © 2012 The Trustees of Columbia University 2012 BOOK REVIEWS par ailleurs al'appui de ses raisonnements, fournissant au lecteur nombre...
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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 (2009) 100 (3): 401–403.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Joanna Augustyn BOOK REVIEWS 4°1 Marina Van Zuylen. Monomania: The Flight from Everyday Life in Literature and Art. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2005. Pp. 238. Dictionaries reveal how the nineteenth century may have "invented" mono- mania. The Encyclopedie ou Dictionnaire raisonne des...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (3-4): 341–350.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Simon Kemp Copyright © 2014 The Trustees of Columbia University 2014 Simon Kemp STIMULUS AND RESPONSE: BEHAVIORISM, TROPISMS, AND TWENTIETH-CENTURY FRENCH THOUGHT AND LITERATURE Literary criticism's model of choice for the understanding of fictionalminds has been, at least until recent...
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Romanic Review (2019) 110 (1-4): 71–90.
Published: 01 January 2019
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Romanic Review (2018) 109 (1-4): 149–164.
Published: 01 January 2018
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (2): 213–234.
Published: 01 September 2021
... then undergirds an optimistic vision of cultural democritization and opportunity. But perhaps against its intentions, the film shows, in fact, how little success in the first reading style entails success in the second. On the contrary, the literature classroom comes across as a framework highlighting...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 97–100.
Published: 01 January 2017
... honors seminar on meta- literature and the self- reflexive text. My very gifted students Peter Brown, now a reader at Australian National University, was one of them and I, together with Anne Freadman, would meet once a month at Ross s apartment in a high- rise residence on Sydney s North Shore. To me...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 May 2022
... scholarship on medicine and literature has yielded new understandings of the intermingling of medical and literary discourses, and particularly of the ways that medical concepts, metaphors, and thematics can function within literary texts. However, despite the considerable body of work that has built up since...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (2): 205–226.
Published: 01 September 2020
... of medieval romance literature. Copyright © 2020 by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York 2020 Alexander the Great medieval romance ingenuity medieval French invention Alexander the Great, as he is presented in the medieval romance tradition, is an enginëor in both...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (1): 66–84.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Mary Franklin-Brown Abstract Through a study of early French romances, especially the Conte de Floire et Blancheflor and Alexandre de Paris’s Roman d’Alexandre , this essay offers a new approach to the automaton in medieval literature. Bruno Latour’s plural ontology, which elaborates on the earlier...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (1): 87–111.
Published: 01 May 2022
... of princes, the régime de santé took a political turn, something that is also echoed in satirical literature. One clear example of the politics of the régime de santé is the banquet scene of L’Isle des hermaphrodites ( The Island of Hermaphrodites ), published in 1605 and circulated widely in Paris...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (1): 131–149.
Published: 01 May 2022
..., and most of all a disabled (deaf) woman of letters. Her work Arboleda de los enfermos represents a hybrid paradigm in which literature, religion, and medicine interact with one another in medieval Europe. Teresa’s use of embodied metaphors to describe her experience of isolation and loneliness helps...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (1-2): 181–185.
Published: 01 January 2009
..., casually incomplete, riddled with hiatus and hardly delivering the well-rounded summary or "document" their title announces. Nowhere in this list of "histories" by Borges do we find a history of literature or, for that matter, of anyone literature. The closest Borges gets to writing literary history...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (2-3): 321–322.
Published: 01 May 2007
... Copyright © 2007 The Trustees of Columbia University 2007 CONTRIBUTOR NOTES Michael Bell is Professor in the Department of English and Comparative Literary Studies as well as the current Director of the Centre for Research in Phi- losophy and Literature at University of Warwick. His many...