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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (3-4): 187–200.
Published: 01 May 2014
... on a company that ran the tramway network in Mexico City (X, 76; X, 203). Mexico Tramways Company-as the firm was officially called-was established in March 1906 by a group of Canadian investors in Toronto and soon became the largest and most important operator of tramways in the Mexico City metropolitan area...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (3-4): 145–146.
Published: 01 May 2014
... rereaders actually reread Proust. Along the way, Christie McDonald proposes a rereading of Samuel Beckett's readings of Proust; Ruben Gallo looks at Proust's readings of the stock market through his adventures with the Mexican Tramways Company; Edward Hughes takes on issues of reading and being read...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (3): 359–371.
Published: 01 May 2009
... intitule Le Tramway. S'il faut bien, apres tout, qu'il y ait un nom d'inscrit sur toute pierre tombale, il faut egalement qu'il y ait une epitaphe : cette epitaphe nous raconte l'age tendre de l'auteur et les souvenirs qu'il a garde d'un tramway bringuebal- ant du debut du siecle qui relia, de 1914 a 1924...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (1-2): 15–30.
Published: 01 January 2002
... en France. On y parlait de jacques Roubaud. Vne intervenante demontrait combien Roubaud et l'Oulipo etaient devenus en quelque sorte les poetes modernes officiels de la France de la cohabitations. A titre d'exemple, elle indiquait qu'en 1994, a l'oc- casion de la mise en route du nouveau tramway de...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (1-2): 25–36.
Published: 01 January 2014
... pere a Saint-Brieuc en 1953, ainsi que quelques pages du Tramway (2001) de Claude Simon. J'aurais aussi pu choisir L'Acacia (1989), car ce roman-la tresse les histoires d'un pere mort au front a l'ete 1914 et d'un fils mobilise en 1939, mais Le Tramway (2001) reunissait dans un court passage l'orphelin...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (1-2): 219–226.
Published: 01 January 2004
... to "superimpose in his imag- ination" when he was a child to see whether or not they showed traces of tramway tracks. Such maps indicating geographical features could be super- imposed on both texts (Cophetua and Les Eaux etroites) like a grid, docu- ments of precision which would emphasize the contrast between...
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Romanic Review (2015) 106 (1-4): 29–45.
Published: 01 January 2015
... light, the sea across from me and the masts of frozen boats. As if I were suddenly about to dive. Flyaway and dive! Suddenly, at the other end of the handrail the tramway appears So I improvised: as if all of my breaths held in over the course of an entire year were propelling me towards that final...
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Romanic Review (2005) 96 (2): 207–231.
Published: 01 March 2005
... vecu jusque-Ia. (30) If in Le Tramway a rudimentary sort of comtTIunity is formed by the ac- cidents of circunlstance, in Apprendre a finir the central character focuses all her energies to use this period of "time out" as a means of revitalising her relationship with her husband. The text is largely...
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (2): 235–260.
Published: 01 September 2021
... because she, too, has lost her mother (“Sortie de faveur”). A family of modest means debates whether to take the cheap tramway or splurge for a cab ride to see a political dignitary in public (“Pour voir un roi”). In “Pieux devoir,” after attending the funeral of a man they barely knew, two women take...