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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (2): 169–184.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Maurice Samuels Maurice Samuels METAPHORS OF MODERNITY: PROSTITUTES, BANKERS, AND OTHER JEWS IN BALZAC'S SPLENDEURS ET MlSERES DES COURTISANES Why are the brothels of modern French literature filled with Jewishprostitutes? From Yanda in Huysmans's A Rebours, "qui remplissait chez Madame Laure...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of Existence: An Anthropology of the Moderns , translated by Porter Catherine . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2013 . Latour Bruno . We Have Never Been Modern , translated by Porter Catherine . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 1993 . Maniglier Patrice...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 331–352.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Luca Somigli Luca Somigli THE MIRROR OF MODERNITY: MARINETTI'S EARLY CRITICISM BETWEEN DECADENCE AND ~'RENAISSANCELATINE" A "French" Poet in Italy: Marinetti and the Anthologie-Revue de France et d'Italie W· hile the name of Filippo Tommaso Marinetti is indissolubly tied withfuturism, the movement...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 371–400.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Nicoletta Pireddu Nicoletta Pireddu PRIMITWE MARKS OF MODERNITY: CULTURAL RECONFIGURATIONS IN THE FRANCO-ITALIAN FIN DE SIECLE* "There is no document of civilization which is not at the same time a document of barbarism" (Benjamin, Illuminations 256) From Kristeva's The crisis of the European...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (4): 432–433.
Published: 01 November 2004
...Scott Marentette Copyright © 2004 The Trustees of Columbia University 2004 William Marx . Naissance de la critique moderne: La littérature selon Eliot et Valéry . Arras : Artois Presses Université , 2002 . Pp. 411 . 432 Excerpt from "Subjects": BOOK REVIEWS What is my 'mind...
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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (1-2): 143–154.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Sophie Robert Sophie Robert ADRIENNE MONNIER ET L'ESPRIT MODERNE En novembre 1915, Adrienne Monnier ouvre sa librairie : « A. Monnier,Librairie, Location de livres » 7, rue de l'Odeon aParis, qui sera rebaptisee La Maison des Amis des Livres en 1918. Nous verrons tout d'abord comment cette...
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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (1-2): 103–118.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Anna-Louise Milne Anna-Louise Milne GIDE'S POLYMORPHOUS PERVERSITY, OR FRENCH MODERNISM'S ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT For a long time, it would seem, Gide's name, when considered from theperspective of America, provoked a sort of jolt of unexpected recognition and a subsequent realisation of how much...
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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (1-2): 3–8.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Anna-Louise Milne Anna-Louise Milne LA NOUVELLE REVUE FRANc;AISE IN THE AGE OF MODERNISM The significance of La Nouvelle Revue Franfaise in twentieth-centuryFrench literary publishing has long been recognized and has given rise to an increasing number of studies. The turn to sociological...
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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (1-2): 77–86.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Pericles Lewis Pericles Lewis PROUST, WOOLF, AND MODERN FICTION V irginia Woolf began reading Marcel Proust in 1922. In an essay "On Re-reading Novels," published in the Times Literary Supplement on July 20, 1922, she comments on the development of the novel since Henry James. Already, she notes...
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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (3-4): 271–280.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Geneviève Patard Genevieve Patard MADAME DE MURAT ET LES FEES MODERNES M me de Murat fait preceder son troisieme recueil de contes, intitulesHistoires sublimes et allegoriques, d'une epitre adressee « aux Fees modernes ». Ce texte liminaire, souvent cite par la critique moderne, mais de fa~on tres...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (1): 114–117.
Published: 01 January 2006
... of the seventeenth century. (THOMAS PARKER, \/assar College) Williarl1 J. Kennedy, The Site of Petrarchisl11: Earl)' Modern National Senti- lnent in Italy, France, and England. Baltinlore and London: The Johns Hop- kins lJniversity Press, 2003. Pp. xiv + 383. Willianl Kennedy n'en est pas a son coup d'essai apropos...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (1): 51–71.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Renée M. Silverman Renee M. Silverlnal1 QUESTIONING THE TERRITORY OF MODERNISM: ULTRAiSMO AND THE AESTHETIC OF THE FIRST SPANISH AVANT-GARDE T he prohlell1 of situating the subject in tin1e and space is perhaps a con1-monplace in what has conle to be known generally as "ITIodernisll1." When we...
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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (3): 355–361.
Published: 01 May 2001
... down in the last pages of Maternal Echoes. (VINCENT AURORA, Columbia University) Discourses of Poverty: Social Reform and the Picaresque Novel in Early Modern Spain.Cruz, Anne J. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1999. Pp. 297. The study sets out to "explain the failure of social reform as proposed...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (4): 478–481.
Published: 01 November 2002
... our true memory, did this loss occur with the in- vention of the printing press (as the praise of medieval mnemonics and poetry games sometimes lead us to believe) or with the industrialization of modern society and today's "cybernetic culture" (as he suggests elsewhere)? Similarly lacking...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (3): 389–393.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Aurelie Renaud Andrea Goulet . Optiques. The Science of the Eye and the Birth of Modern French Fiction . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2006 . Pp. 272 . Copyright © 2009 The Trustees of Columbia University 2009 Book Reviews Andrea Goulet. Optiques...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (4): 565–567.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Christophe Ippolito Dominique Jullien . Les Amoureux de Schéhérazade. Variations modernes sur les Mille et Une Nuits . Genève : Droz , 2009 . Pp. 219 . Copyright © 2009 The Trustees of Columbia University 2009 Book Reviews Dominique Jullien. Les Amoureux de Schihirazade...
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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): 413–418.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Margot Irvine Rachel Mesch . Having It All in the Belle Époque: How French Women’s Magazines Invented the Modern Woman . Stanford : Stanford UP , 2013 . Pp. 241 . Copyright © 2014 The Trustees of Columbia University 2014 BOOK REVIEWS figures of benefaction that genius both...
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Romanic Review (2019) 110 (1-4): 91–109.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Maurice Samuels Maurice Samuels FRIENDSHIP AND BETRAYAL: THE DUCHESSE DE BERRY, SIMON DEUTZ, AND MODERN FRANCE S FIRST ANTI- SEMITIC AFFAIR At 5:30 p.m. on November 6, 1832, police agents raided the house at No. 3, rue Haute- du- Château in Nantes where they believed the duchesse de Berry...
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Romanic Review (2015) 106 (1-4): 200–204.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Shirin A. Khanmohamadi Karina F. Attar and Lynn Shutters (eds). Teaching Medieval and Early Modern Cross-Cultural Encounters . New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2014 . Pp. 253 . Copyright © 2015 The Trustees of Columbia University 2015 200 BOOK REVIEWS Karina F. Attar...