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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 51–66.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Richard Trachsler Copyright © 2010 The Trustees of Columbia University 2010 Richard Trachsler FROM THE CRADLE THE RISE OF ROMANCE PHILOLOGY IN AMERICAN ACADEMIA (1900-1970) Romance philology in American academia started out very much as the enterprise of a handful of individuals and a series...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (1-2): 49–63.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Joanna Luft Copyright © 2011 The Trustees of Columbia University 2011 Joanna Luft THE PLAY OF REPETITION AND RESEMBLANCE IN THE ROMANCE OF THE ROSE The play of repetition and resemblance in The Romance of the Rose is a pervasive dynamic that contributes to the poem's general tendency...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (1-2): 65–89.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Jerry Root Copyright © 2011 The Trustees of Columbia University 2011 Jerry Root MARVELOUS CRYSTALS, PERILOUS MIRRORS: LE ROMAN DE LA ROSE AND THE DISCONTINUITY OF THE ROMANCE SUBJECT Critics have, for some time now, highlighted the discontinuity of Guillaume de Lorris' version of the Roman de...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (4): 353–374.
Published: 01 November 2000
...Claire Nouvet Copyright © 2000 The Trustees of Columbia University 2000 Claire N ouvet AN ALLEGORICAL MIRROR: THE POOL OF NARCISSUS IN GUILLAUME DE LORRIS' ROMANCE OF THE ROSE Borrowing from the allegorical tradition of dream narratives the figure of the cheminement, the Romance of the Rose...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (4): 415–429.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Richard Trachsler Copyright © 2009 The Trustees of Columbia University 2009 Richard Trachsler FORMULAS, ORALITY AND ARTHURIAN ROMANCE: A SHORT NOTE ON A LONG STORY I n the field of medieval French studies, before Orality, there was the Formula, and before that, there was nothing, just texts...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 111–114.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Jesús Rodríguez-Velasco Copyright © 2010 The Trustees of Columbia University 2010 Jesus Rodrfguez-Velasco ROMANIA CONTINUA, ROMANIA SUBMERSA, AND THE FIELD OF ROMANCE STUDIES U nderstanding the future of Romance studies would be an act of prophecy, rather than a forecasting. Since I am...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (2): 205–226.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Jonathan Morton Abstract The main texts under consideration in this article are two French-language Alexander romances written in the second half of the twelfth century, discussed in relation to the Latin historical, romance, and naturalist traditions that form the backbone of the medieval...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (1-2): 163–166.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Sandrine Heriche-Pradeau Book Reviews Nigel Bryant, trans. The Medieval Romance of Alexander: ]ehan Wauquelin's The Deeds and Conquests of Alexander the Great. Woodbridge, Suffolk; Rochester, NY: Boydell & Brewer, 2012. Pp. 306. Apres la traduction un peu allegee grace a certaines adaptations...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 378–383.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Massimiliano Gaggero Thomas Hinton . The Conte du Graal Cycle: Chrétien de Troyes’s Perceval, the Continuations, and French Arthurian Romance , Gallica 23. Cambridge : D. S. Brewer , 2012 . Pp. 277 . Copyright © 2013 The Trustees of Columbia University 2013 BOOK REVIEWS...
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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 (2010) 101 (1-2): 75–89.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Stephen G. Nichols Copyright © 2010 The Trustees of Columbia University 2010 Stephen G. Nichols PHILOLOGY AS BLOOD SPORT: THE ROMANIC REVIEWS FIRST DECADE I t is not exactly fashionable today to call our field Romance philology. Describing a colleague as a "philologist" in fact might well...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 135–154.
Published: 01 January 2017
...-c­ entury verse romance,1 Guillaume de Palerne is a text that, although long known to scholars, has only recently begun to affirm its importance in the domain of literary studies.2 At first glance, this exclusion from widespread critical attention may seem relatively logical. Guillaume de Palerne has...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (2): 127–152.
Published: 01 March 2006
... on Chretien's most famous romance, but is it a valid issue? Should we concern ourselves with a value judgment of Lancelot and of his love, and is it inherent in the text itself? Not surprisingly, given the variety of opinions on this romance, on even the This essay is a revision of "Displacing Shame...
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Romanic Review (2005) 96 (1): 3–18.
Published: 01 January 2005
.... It has survived a shift from poetry to prose, it can support allegory (as in the Roman de la Rose), politics (Faerie Queene), sentimentalization (Amadis de Gaula), and burlesque or parody (Don Quixote). It can end in rejoicing or tragedy. The only strategy that defies romance's essential adaptability...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 191–221.
Published: 01 January 2010
... of the summer session, on August 19, 1923, it raved enthusiastically, "Columbia elated by Summer School/Session Just Ended Declared Largest and Most Successful in University's History / Foreign Teachers Lauded / Professors of Romance Languages Brought From Europe Give Highest Satisfaction." Nearly 13,000...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 101–104.
Published: 01 January 2010
... been in departments of Romance languages or Romance studies and was even the chair of one such department for five years at the University of Pennsylvania before coming to this campus. I am convinced that I am a better scholar for it: if nothing else, the relativization of one's own discipline through...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (4): 493–512.
Published: 01 November 2009
... others by the pseudo-chivalric epics of Ariosto and Tasso, which mixed classical elements with narrative models drawn from medieval romance. The Enlightenment expressed a more fundamental aversion to the medieval. As an Age of Light, the eighteenth century perceived itself to be the absolute opposite...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (4): 487–489.
Published: 01 November 2004
...: Cambridge University Press, 2004. Cavallo, Jo Ann. The Romance Epics ofBoiardo, Ariosto, and Tasso: From Public Duty to Private Pleasure. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2004. Cheeke, Stephan. Byron and Place: History, Translation, Nostalgia. New York: Palgrave, 2003. Coleridge, Samuel Taylor...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 375–378.
Published: 01 May 2013
... of morality, ethics, perversion, and the sublime. In its choice of textsnarratives collected into thirteenth-century cyclical manuscripts such as the epic Cycle de Guillaume, the Vulgate and Tristan cycles of Arthurian prose romance, and the Roman de Renart-Sunderland's book is an example of recent efforts...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (1-2): 277–280.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., examines the "literary use of competing Romance vernaculars" that took place between the twelfth and the fifteenth centuries, in a "porous borderland" between French, Occitan, and Catalan (13). The book is structured in three parts, each with three chapters. Nineteen texts of the Occitan, Catalan...