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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (3): 323–330.
Published: 01 May 2001
... qu'elle s'adresse a l'ensemble du complexe humain, sur tous les plans, de la realite quotidienne au mythe: l'autobiographie du genre humain est "plus tonique que la vie d'un seul"21. Queen's University, Belfast 18. Le Magazine litteraire, 1997, pp.97-103. 19. Ibid, p.97. 20. Ibid, p.l00. 21. Ibid., p.l0l. ...
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Romanic Review (2003) 94 (1-2): 250–251.
Published: 01 January 2003
.... Classes voyageuses, classes dangereuses II est evidemment impossible de rendre compte en quelques !ignes de toute la richesse des analyses presentees par ce maitre livre et d'en resumer Ie contenu. Au lecteur de flaner et de se mouvoir dans eet immense espace du livre (FRAN~OIS ROUGET, Queen's University...
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Romanic Review (2003) 94 (1-2): 185–205.
Published: 01 January 2003
... forces centripetes du langage (retour) dominent les forces cen- trifuges de la conquete (depart). A leur maniere, les formes du deplacement decrites par Ronsard refletent bien les forces et les valeurs de son ecriture tendues entre la mobilite et Ie repos, la conquete et Ie repli. Queens' University 88...
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Romanic Review (2016) 107 (1-4): 21–23.
Published: 01 January 2016
... time I read students work or coach graduate students. My experience is not unique: scores and scores of graduate students in Columbia s French PhD and MA programs benefited from Gita s guidance. She was and remains a model for me and for countless others. In my current work at Queens College/CUNY, I...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (2): 127–152.
Published: 01 March 2006
... views of Lancelot. On the one hand, while Lancelot wins much honor and fame for his chivalric deeds, he is never praised for his love (courtly or otherwise) for the queen. On the other hand, even his courage and prowess are not infrequently called into question: he is often mocked, insulted, and scorned...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 135–154.
Published: 01 January 2017
... of Guillaume s royal status, reach Palermo. Once the lovers are safely inside the palace grounds, the queen t­hat is to say, Guillaume s biological ­mother ­experiences a prophetic dream in which she is being chased by a hoard of wild beasts. Just as she is about to succumb to their attack, two white bears...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (3): 235–247.
Published: 01 May 2009
... and rebellion. Jeanne d'Albret died in 1572 and a new queen of Navarre, Marguerite de Valois, succeeded her. Du Bartas responded to these events by proclaiming Marguerite the patroness of La fudit: Fille du grand HENRY, et compagne pudique D'un autre grand HENRY, 0 MARGUERITE unique, Qui decores la France, oy...
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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (3-4): 239–256.
Published: 01 May 2008
.... The merits of what they call her "genius," the British claim to have perceived more readily (and self-referentially) than the French themselves. By the late eighteenth century, however, d'Aulnoy had been transformed from an adult wit into a children's author, known alternatively as the fabulous Queen Mab...
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Romanic Review (2008) 99 (3-4): 211–226.
Published: 01 May 2008
...," Perrault presents his heroine as a "contrepoison" (57) to the model of women who rule over their husbands and more generally over Parisian society as so many "queens." Perrault sets up an opposition between, on the one hand, the feminocentric and implicitly dystopic world of the dedication...
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Romanic Review (2016) 107 (1-4): 13–16.
Published: 01 January 2016
... s beautiful biography of Vigée Le Brun, one passage especially caught my attention. Vigée Le Brun is beginning to establish a friendly relationship with Queen ­Marie-­Antoinette and is about to become her favorite portrait artist. One day, however, she misses a sitting appointment because...
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Romanic Review (2005) 96 (2): 155–172.
Published: 01 March 2005
... ideas gives way to a growing resistance to novelty and foreign influence. The poelns of 1562, addressed to the adolescent king Charles IX, to the Queen Mother, and to French Protestants, all defend the Catholic values of the late Henri II. By 1563 however, the longest of Ronsard's political poelUS, his...
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Romanic Review (2018) 109 (1-4): 149–164.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., wanted to see overthrown from the foundations, with all its superstructure of maxims and forms (Solve 19). Already in his first works, he did not conceal this striving for freedom and justice; in his philosophical and visionary poem Queen Mab, for instance, published in 1813, he severely attacked...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (4): 674–687.
Published: 01 November 2010
... of catachresis (the misapplication of a name) strikes a hollow note, for while Corneille dreads contamination by the Egyptian queen (recently depicted and named in La Mort de Pompee),23 he will happily evoke the name of another of his characters, in this case an infanticidal witch.24 19. Voltaire, Commentaires...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (3): 275–293.
Published: 01 May 2002
.... Pyrrhus's drive to marry the Trojan widow, Andromaque, and Titus's effort to disentangle himself from the Palestinian queen, Berenice, reflect the conflict between love and politics in Senault. I am concentrating on these two leaders or dominant selves whose ability to rule comes from the ethnocentric pride...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (3): 370–373.
Published: 01 May 2004
..., in her discussion of La Cloire des rois, Ms. Rigolot speaks of a conversation between Saint-John Perse and Loti's description of the Polynesian queens Pomare and Vaekehu in Le Mariage de Loti: "Both Polynesians could have been worthy ancestors for [Perse's] Queen, who combines in a single figure...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (4): 763.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Charles Baudelaire; Grover Amen Copyright © 2010 The Trustees of Columbia University 2010 GIANTESS When nature in its daily energy once bred great children from its monstrous womb, at the feet of some young giant queen I would have loved to lie, curled sensuously. To observe her body grow...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (3): 417–429.
Published: 01 December 2020
... . The comedy escalates as la Gallardon’s thoughts turn to one of her relatives in particular, the young princesse des Laumes, reigning queen of Parisian high society and future duchesse de Guermantes. Spotting the princesse during the recital at Mme de Ste-Euverte’s, the marquise recalls qu’elle avait...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (1): 66–84.
Published: 01 May 2020
...). Blancheflor is not the only still-living character to be replicated by an automaton, for Queen Iseut and her lady-in-waiting Brangien share this fate in Thomas d’Angleterre’s version of the Roman de Tristan et Iseut (1173). Thomas recounts how the multitalented Tristan, driven into exile, creates replicas...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 3–4.
Published: 01 January 2017
... alone. With angry eyes a dog was watching us b­ ehind a pair of stones, ­eager to seize a tasty scrap dropped near the skeleton. Yet, you, my love, ­will be as that foul ­thing, that rotting carrion, yes, you, my life, my star, my dream, my passion and my sun. Yes, so ­will you, o queen of my...
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Romanic Review (2019) 110 (1-4): 187–202.
Published: 01 January 2019
... par­ticu­ ­lar moment of verbal exchange and what is happening on any number of larger scales. (This is apparent in any scene involving the royals who appear in the novel, the Queen of Naples, the Princess of Luxembourg, or the Princess of Parme, who infrequently exhibit any form of verbal dexterity...