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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (4): 491–511.
Published: 01 November 2001
...James T. Chiampi Copyright © 2001 The Trustees of Columbia University 2001 James T. Chiampi TESTIFYING TO HIS TEXT: PRIMO LEVI AND THE CONCENTRATIONARY SUBLIME I n his Estetica, first published in 1902, Benedetto Croce offered a remark-ably prescient definition of the atrocious sublime: Che...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (2): 227–248.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Amanda Vredenburgh; Hall Bjørnstad Abstract Dans cet article, nous proposons le concept du « sublime royal » pour repenser le sublime au dix-septième siècle, avant, avec et autour de Boileau, en nous penchant moins sur l’intervention de Boileau elle-même que sur le contexte qui a rendu sa réussite...
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Romanic Review (2015) 106 (1-4): 215–217.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Phillip John Usher Jan Miernowski (ed.). Le Sublime et le Grotesque . Geneva : Droz , 2014 . Pp. 344 . Copyright © 2015 The Trustees of Columbia University 2015 BOOK REVIEWS 21 5 Jan Miernowski (ed Le Sublime et Ie Grotesque. Geneva: Droz, 2014. Pp.344. This book gathers...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (2-3): 225–236.
Published: 01 May 2007
...Efraín Kristal Efrain Kristal UNREQUITED SUBLIMATIONS: BORGES READS SPINOZA The Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy cites Jorge Luis Borges-alongwith Wordsworth, Coleridge, Heine, George Eliot, and George Sand, Somerset Maugham, and Bernard Malamud-as creative writers influenced by Baruch Spinoza...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (4): 522–523.
Published: 01 November 2007
... a l'argument, mais M. Huchon ressuscite une epoque et des hommes de maniere autrement energique que ne l'aurait peut-etre fait un commentaire. (EVE-ALICE ROUSTANG-STOLLER, Barnard College) Les Sublimes Portes. D'AlexandrieaVenise, parcours dans I'Orient romanesque. Sophie Basch, Paris: Honore Champion, 2004...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (1-2): 257–276.
Published: 01 January 2011
... Romains, Le Discours sur l'histoire universelle, et Les Natchez! Je deviens tellement l'en- nemi de mon siecle que tout, sans en excepter une ligne, m'a paru sublime" 2. See Patrick Labarthe's valuable insights into Baudelaire's emulation of the work and the person of Chateaubriand (69-136). 3...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (1-2): 151–169.
Published: 01 January 2004
.... The question seems at first sight similar to Kant's formulation of the sublime -- the feeling of a presence beyond senses that imagination cannot grasp. The perception of Beauty-Pulchritudo in Augustine is nevertheless different from the sublime: it appears in the present as if al- ready in memory, even though...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 285–307.
Published: 01 May 2006
..., On the Sublime, trans. Benedict Einarson (Chicago: Packard and Com- pany, 1945) 43. 11. For the general context of the relationship between Vico and Bouhours, I rely on Mario Fubini's Stile e umanita di Giambattista Vico (Bari: Laterza, 1946). 12. See Alexander J. Motyl, "Inventing Invention: The Limits...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 501–515.
Published: 01 May 2006
...- ter is allied to skepticism and irony; it arises from a schism between what some theologians call our divine and our human natures, between our sublimity and our baseness, a schism enacted by the Fall. Laughter, Baudelaire asserts, is thus "un des plus clairs signes sataniques de l'homme et un des...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 588–590.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., the author explains, was the Longinian concept of the sublime, influentially reinterpreted in the seventeenth century by Boileau, as an elusive, indefinable force within poetic language that ravished the reader. The sublime allowed the Ancients to devise alternatives to the key tenets of the Moderns...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (3): 398–400.
Published: 01 May 2009
... une excellente mise au point sur la question du sublime et du grotesque (lesquels se rejoignent dans l'horreur medusante), sur la notion de pathetique-« l'identification horizontale, Ie sentiment d'egalite que pro- voque par l'identification Ie pathetique democratique brise la verticalite du sublime...
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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 texts- narratives 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 (2013) 104 (3-4): 392–395.
Published: 01 May 2013
... from a strange sublime nair underlying each narrative. While they vary in subject matter and in their respective doses of fictionality, all the texts in the study aim to provoke a sense of pity and horror in their readers, depicting conspirators with which readers are meant to identify, even...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 590–593.
Published: 01 May 2012
... reason and moral concerns. Their primary weapon in making this argument, the author explains, was the Longinian concept of the sublime, influentially reinterpreted in the seventeenth century by Boileau, as an elusive, indefinable force within poetic language that ravished the reader. The sublime allowed...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (4): 553–555.
Published: 01 November 2007
..., and Selfhood in La Chatelaine de Vergi and Marguerite de Navarre's Heptameron 70" 323-341 Kristal, Efrain, "Unrequited Sublimations: Borges Reads Spinoza," 225-236 Levine, Suzanne Jill, "Borges: The Reader in the Twenty-First Century," 117-121 MacAdam, Alfred, "'Emma Zunz' Revisited," 237-248 Marin, Mihaela...
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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 (2015) 106 (1-4): 213–214.
Published: 01 January 2015
..., etc "Seule la haine peut viser, non pas Ie sublime qui serait en bas, accidentellement en quelque sorte, par veulerie ou aveuglement du monde, mais Ie sublime de la bassesse meme" (202). The book's epilogue-"Au-dela de la haine"-lurches forward into the extreme contemporary, to show how "la misologie...
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Romanic Review (2012) 103 (3-4): 317–329.
Published: 01 May 2012
... exhibited in 1787, the same year that Dunker's image was published. Goethe emphasizes the sublime effect of the painting's topographical structure. He writes, "While other artists have painted the open sea, which conveys the idea of a vast watery expanse but cannot show that the waters are rising, [More...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (1-2): 15–29.
Published: 01 January 2000
... distance entre Ie temps du recit et celui du narrateur" (138), Grossman remarque que c'est en elles que l'esthetique hugolienne est la plus sensible: "sublime and grotesque, poetry and prose, intermingle and heighten each other, sometimes most strikingly in the digressions" (324). Mon essai s'attachera...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (3): 395–398.
Published: 01 May 2009
... articulations de la prose et du vers (prose poetique, poeme en prose, etc Elle revient ensuite sur Ie culte de l'emotion dans la litterature romanti- que, et propose une excellente mise au point sur la question du sublime et du grotesque (lesquels se rejoignent dans l'horreur medusante), sur la notion de...