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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): 441–454.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Jane Gallop Abstract The author traces her reading of Barthes’s 1973 book, Le Plaisir du texte , over the last five decades. Examining her published writings on the book, she traces how it meshes with her critical attachments to psychoanalysis, feminism, and queer theory. Claiming it as a text...
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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (4): 514–517.
Published: 01 November 2001
..., jewelencrusted Medusas, exotically suggestive flowers - that seem straight out of Freud's breviary of psychoanalysis, The Interpretation of Dreams. They dream of Woman, Nature, the Real, but as notions only approached via elaborately lurid exercises in disavowal and compensation. They fetishize, they fixate...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (1-2): 155–173.
Published: 01 January 2012
... at the beginning of the twentieth century will variously be called the unconscious (psychoanalysis), the past (history), and the savage (ethnology); in one word, it could be called otherness, or as Paul Ricoeur calls it, the involuntary absolute. This analysis of finitude (the limits of representation...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 375–378.
Published: 01 May 2013
... choice of interpretive strategies, the book is in explicit conversation with other British scholars who have relIlained committed to the productive dialogue between medieval literature and high European theory (especially psychoanalysis), such as Sarah Kay, Simon Gaunt, and Miranda Griffin. In his...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 183–187.
Published: 01 May 2013
... in the aesthetics of representing "third world" nations such as Haiti. Doris Garraway deploys psychoanalysis from a perspective that foregrounds the effects of 3. Frantz Fanon, CEuvres. Paris: la Decouverte, 2011. 4. Gregory Mann, "Colonialism Now," Politique africaine 105.1 (2007): 181-200. INTRODUCTION gender...
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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (4): 513–514.
Published: 01 November 2001
..., melancholia and morbid sexuality. The Decadents supply eye-catching images - entombed women, jewelencrusted Medusas, exotically suggestive flowers - that seem straight out of Freud's breviary of psychoanalysis, The Interpretation of Dreams. They dream of Woman, Nature, the Real, but as notions only approached...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (1): 106–109.
Published: 01 January 2006
... criticislll (structuralislll, seoliotics, etc.) to the hUlnan sciences, including anthropology and psychoanalysis. These last two disciplines are especially ilnportant to the book's interpretative vision and the first page of the introduction cites the prelnise of the fanl01ls twentieth-century anthropologist...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (1): 109–114.
Published: 01 January 2006
... exatnines the texts through a variety of optics ranging fronl traditional literary criticislll (structuralislll, seoliotics, etc.) to the hUlnan sciences, including anthropology and psychoanalysis. These last two disciplines are especially ilnportant to the book's interpretative vision and the first page...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 115–122.
Published: 01 January 2010
... a series of collaborationist and anti-Semitic articles as a young journalist in Belgium during World War II. To be sure, the de Man controversy occupies a central place in Testimony: Crises of Witnessing in Literature, Psychoanalysis, and History, authored by Felman in conjunction with the psychiatrist...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (3): 579–580.
Published: 01 May 2010
... in France-first, Durkheim's role in the development of modern sociology, and second Freud's visit to Paris and the birth of psychoanalysis. All of these are mentioned by Bernard, whose writing style is admirably open and allusive in its compass. Indeed, it would be fascinating to learn how Bernard's...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (3): 463–465.
Published: 01 December 2020
... of close reading and passing nods to psychoanalysis and deconstruction throughout. Scott holds firmly to the epistemic value of literary theory and hermeneutics, arguing that we view the case study as a valid alternative to experimental testing when it comes to understanding empathy. As a cultural...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 145–147.
Published: 01 January 2010
... on medieval marriage in 1978 and 1981, than to French psychoanalysis.5 The Annalistes' interest in marriage was part of their general orientation toward anthropology that drew them to other topics with implications for women and gender, such as kinship and the family. They led feminist medievalists to become...
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Romanic Review (2003) 94 (3-4): 319–327.
Published: 01 May 2003
... contributed to the re-examining of these questions that originate in psychoanalysis within the framework of literature. Nina, Reynalda and Marie-Noelle share certain events in their lives that have made an indelible mark on their being. These events are characterized by their profoundly traumatic nature. All...
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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (4): 517–523.
Published: 01 November 2001
... presumably regard determinism as the substantive issue, and not as the figure for an altogether deeper matter. In any case, 'mortification and guilt' ups the ante here so that psychoanalysis can weigh in with the more specific scenario Ziegler presents in his chapter partly devoted to La-bas, where...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (4): 474–476.
Published: 01 November 2004
... with the instrumentalization of the body as an all-purpose source to explain pathology. The book importantly points out Freud's role as the instigator of the fundamental shift in medical diagnosis away from the eye to the ear. While Charcot classified pathologies through observation, Freud's psychoanalysis takes yet another...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (1): 109–111.
Published: 01 January 2007
...-exploration, the cross-cultural experiences of Europe and Latin America, narrative voice, focalization, and psychoanalysis. This collection of critical essays unites the author with his subject by presenting a collection that ranges from pieces on Flora Tristan herself, to the bridging of the Europe and Latin...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (3): 580–582.
Published: 01 May 2010
... sociology, and second Freud's visit to Paris and the birth of psychoanalysis. All of these are mentioned by Bernard, whose writing style is admirably open and allusive in its compass. Indeed, it would be fascinating to learn how Bernard's paradigms might fit post-romantic literary culture. Flaubert...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (4): 480–482.
Published: 01 November 2004
... hypertext "blocks the written word from ever freezing in its trace" (235). The editors' introduction emphasizes genetic criticism's capacity to "cooperate" with other forms of literary study (such as linguistics, psychoanalysis, sociocriticism, deconstruction and gender theory), and this cooperation...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (3): 398–400.
Published: 01 May 2009
... this uncertainty, however, admitting that the guesswork inherent to Lautreamont research, though frustrating, is likewise its greatest pleasure. Comparable to Popper's view of psychoanalysis, Pierssens writes, all hypotheses about Lautreamont are acceptable, because none are falsifiable (59). Anchored...