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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (3): 279–305.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Erin G. Carlston Copyright © 2009 The Trustees of Columbia University 2009 Erin G. Carlston GERMAN VICES: SEXUAL/LINGUISTIC INVERSIONS IN FIN-DE-SIECLE FRANCE I n 1896, the prolific French author and journalist Armand Dubarry published the novel Les I nvertis (Le Vice allemand), one...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (2): 185–200.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Peter Cryle Copyright © 2006 The Trustees of Columbia University 2006 Peter eryle THE OPEN SECRET: HIDING AND REVEALING SEXUALITY IN THE ROMAN DE MCEURS (1880-1905) M ichel Foucault distinguished famously in the first volume of his History of Sexuality between ars erotica as an initiatory art...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (3): 409–412.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Lynne Huffer Michael Lucey . Never Say I: Sexuality and the First Person in Colette, Gide, and Proust . Durham : Duke University Press , 2006 . Pp. 321 . Copyright © 2009 The Trustees of Columbia University 2009 BOOK REVIEWS par Ie roman realiste, peut-etre pourrait...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (4): 571–574.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Lynne Huffer Michael Lucey . Never Say I: Sexuality and the First Person in Colette, Gide, and Proust . Durham : Duke University Press , 2006 . Pp. 321 . Copyright © 2009 The Trustees of Columbia University 2009 BOOK REVIEWS 57 1 et les deux derniers chapitres de l'ouvrage...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (2): 151–176.
Published: 01 September 2022
...Charlie Samuelson Abstract Chrétien de Troyes’s Erec et Enide is about a husband’s appalling and disturbing mistreatment of his wife. Yet, this article contends, it can also be understood as a (perhaps surprisingly) critical reflection on sexual consent, which overlaps with key concerns of both...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (2): 260–287.
Published: 01 September 2020
... pornographie to designate these sexually explicit publications. Reviving an esoteric word, the press redeployed it with a new meaning and a (concocted) origin narrative that highlighted both the word’s “newness” and Zola’s place in the “new” genre it designated. This reinvention and deployment of the word were...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (1): 161–188.
Published: 01 May 2023
...James C. Staples Abstract Margery Kempe establishes the authority of her body and pleasures on the grounds of her “singularity,” leading her to defend a stance on universal salvation from an expansive conception of Heaven that is surprising in its acceptance of sexual gratifications. Drawn in part...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (3): 483–496.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Nathalie Morello Copyright © 2010 The Trustees of Columbia University 2010 Nathalie Morello LA VIE SEXUELLE DE CATHERINE M.: A CASE OF PERSONAL TRUTH OR CREATIVE DARE?1 I n the last twenty years, France has witnessed a noticeable, and indeed much noticed, rapid expansion of sexually explicit...
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Romanic Review (2016) 107 (1-4): 199–213.
Published: 01 January 2016
..., Thérèse et Isabelle, La Bâtarde), that include scenes recounting in detail sexual relations between women. Her books also include accounts of her unrequited love for a series of gay men (including Maurice Sachs, Jean Genet, and Jacques Guérin), her physical and emotional feelings for Simone de Beauvoir...
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Romanic Review (2003) 94 (3-4): 309–317.
Published: 01 May 2003
.... Putting aside the triumphalist tone that marks so many of the Creolists' pronouncements, we can certainly agree that Francophone Caribbean literature has long exhibited a certain reticence, if not prudishness, in dealing with the matter of sexuality. This reticence is as true of Frantz Fanon's now...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (1-2): 127–145.
Published: 01 January 2013
... obvious and surprising. For readers of Pinget it will indeed be obvious. One might, of course, hypothesize the existence of radical "hetero-readers" who have yet to discover the sexuality of books that they nonetheless know inside out. For such readers, then, let us mention by way of introduction...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 253–274.
Published: 01 May 2013
... and excesses of meaning when the constituent element of anyone's gender, of anyone's sexuality, aren't made (or can't be made) to signify monolithically" (8). In this sense, queer does not refer to literal homosexual relations or 1. This article began as a thesis written at the Center for Medieval Studies...
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Romanic Review (2019) 110 (1-4): 187–202.
Published: 01 January 2019
..., be said out loud, is a word that would render explicit the sexual intimacy that has prob­ably existed between Lucien de Rubempré and Balzac, Proust and the Variability of Friendship 189 Jacques Collin. Is that the only possibility, or even the most likely one? Could she, for instance, hardy and worldly...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (4): 457–479.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Carlos Jerez-Farrán Copyright © 2007 The Trustees of Columbia University 2007 Carlos Jerez-Farran ANALISIS COMPARATIVO DE "LA CANCION DEL MARIQUITA" Y LOS POEMAS DE CAMBORIO DE GARCiA LORCA Son bien escasas las representaciones de la disidencia sexual en la obra de Garcia Lorca si excluimos...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (4): 474–476.
Published: 01 November 2004
.... 337. Ever since the first volume of Foucault's History of Sexuality appeared in 1976, much has been written about the role of sexuality in fin-de-siecle literature. Many critics have focused on the literary representation of the interplay of sexuality and society in general, or on the more specific...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (1): 51–69.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Leslie W. Rabine Copyright © 2007 The Trustees of Columbia University 2007 Leslie ~ Rabine FLORA TRISTAN'S CLOSET Compared to the Saint-Simonian feminists of the 1830s, who joined sexual, gender and class liberation into a seamless, interwoven unit, Flora Tristan seems to have a less holistic...
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Romanic Review (2019) 110 (1-4): 223–246.
Published: 01 January 2019
... vexed is the relationship of friendship to the social bonds formed by sex, marriage, and kinship a­ question that has preoccupied historians of sexuality for more than four dec­ ades. T­ oday, many ­people would say that a spouse with whom they have a sexual relationship is their best 224 Sharon Marcus...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (4): 709–725.
Published: 01 November 2010
..., a seamy seductress, and a swindler. Under the pretext of painting his portrait, Therbusch seduces Diderot into posing nude for her and then engages with him in a game of sexual banter that extends over a sequence of sittings that are repeatedly disrupted by various incidents and repeatedly adjourned...
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Romanic Review (2019) 110 (1-4): 247–264.
Published: 01 January 2019
...; Loiselle). Nevertheless, in general, this bond remains far less studied than other personal relations, such as marriage, kinship, and erotic bonds. While t­here are journals dedicated to the history of the ­family and/or sexuality, no equivalent exists for friendship. Of course, t­here are good reasons...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (3-4): 369–390.
Published: 01 May 2011
... in its homosocial and heterosocial permutations ever since the first decades of the Third Republic. 1 This language of the homo and the hetero, and of the social and the sexual, allows us to speak back to another landmark book, Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick's Between Men: English Literature and Male Homosocial...