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Romanic Review (2003) 94 (3-4): 319–327.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Nayana P. Abeysinghe Nayana P. Abeysinghe SHATTERED PASTS, FRACTURED SELVES: TRAUMA AND MEMORY IN DESlRADA M aryse Conde's Desirada, published in 1997, chronicles the lives of threegenerations of women, Nina, Reynalda and Marie-Noelle Titane. The story begins shortly before 1928 with the birth...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 461–482.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Dana Renga Dana Renga STAGING MEMORY AND TRAUMA IN FRENCH AND ITALIAN HOLOCAUST FILM Reading Memory in the French Documentary and the Italian Fiction Film The memory lapses of trauma are conjoined with the tendency compulsively to repeat, relive, be possessed by, or act out traumatic scenes...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 115–122.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Maurice Samuels Copyright © 2010 The Trustees of Columbia University 2010 Maurice Samuels 2000: TRAUMA ON THE BOULEVARD T hose who lament that scholars of French literature ceased to lead the waytheoretically following the eclipse of deconstruction in the late 1980s might take heart...
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (2): 321–335.
Published: 01 September 2021
..., in Perec it has no such power, standing instead as a marker of loss, trauma, and forgetting. If the madeleine is a kind of comfort food, Perec’s anti-madeleine is a site of discomfort, a surrogate for all the other losses Perec is trying to account for, and through his insistence on the absence of food, he...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 123–127.
Published: 01 January 2010
.... On the other side, it bequeathed a fixation on trauma as the master-term for psychic violence, modernity, lyric self-shattering, and irony. Whereas irony, for an exemplary European critic like Georg Lukacs, operated reparatively in its "self-correction of the world's fragility" and in its negotiation...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 199–222.
Published: 01 May 2013
... to Kaussen's in its attempt to uncover the historical allusion manifested in the protagonist's psyche, I foreground the broadly psychoanalytic dimensions of Chauvet's representation of the relation between trauma, subjectivity, and the social. As I will argue, through a fictionalized case history, Chauvet...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (4): 415–426.
Published: 01 November 2002
..., such as "demo- graphics, ecological and economic factors." The need to recount the present suffering comes from the experience of the violence and trauma. LaCapra speaks of memory sites (lieux de memoire) and trauma sites (non-lieux de me- moire). He posits that for victims, and Montaigne and his family were...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 5–6.
Published: 01 January 2010
..., pointedly chosen over a number of war narratives writ- ten by veterans. The relations between History and the history of academic French studies over the course of Romanic Review's existence are visible in the conference proceedings that follow. Trauma studies, postcolonialist and feminist studies are some...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (1-2): 53–68.
Published: 01 January 2014
... The dangers of contemporary faction as he defines it are in Beevor's view essentially twofold. First, given that the subject matter of much recent faction is the terrible traumas of the recent past (the Holocaust, the Cold War, the experience of totalitarianism), mixing fact and fiction irresponsibly can give...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 335–340.
Published: 01 January 2017
... thematic interests and of some of the principal thematic characteristics of his narrative writing: extremes and excesses, moral ambiguity and intrac- table ethical dilemmas, epistemological uncertainty, religious anguish, deep personal conflicts and psychological complexes, trauma, nostalgia for past glory...
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Romanic Review (2003) 94 (3-4): 277–289.
Published: 01 May 2003
... section of the book, titled "Melpomene Tragedy," a site of mem- ory and trauma is linked to the figure of this brother who was killed in a stu- dent demonstration in 1962 in Korea. The cadence of Cha's poetic language opens a space in which there is a sorrowful attempt to translate grief...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 265–274.
Published: 01 May 2006
..., Benigni's references to Resnais show that, far from being disrespectful of trauma, his association of the holocaust with both a fable and a riddle shows that a "'sense of moral obligation' is not so easily obtained in the camps" for their reality is beyond narrative control, just as "in answering...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (3-4): 398–401.
Published: 01 May 2014
..., a dire Ie trauma historique, qui hante obliquement les recits de l'emigration (Isabelle de Charriere, Senac de Meilhan) ou les narrations pathetiques de destins individuels (Mme de Stael). Sous la Restauration et la Monarchie de Juillet, poursuit Xavier Bourdenet, en concurrence avec une historiographie...
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Romanic Review (2003) 94 (3-4): 471–472.
Published: 01 May 2003
... INDEX VOLUME 94 (2003) Abeysinghe, Nayana, "Shattered Pasts, Fractured Selves: Trauma and Memory in Desirada," 319-27 Apter, Emily, "Conde's Creolite in Literary History," 437-50 Balsamo, Jean, "Jacques Esprinchard en Allemagne: aux origines du voyage savant (1597-1598 27-42 Conde, Maryse, "En...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 563–564.
Published: 01 May 2006
... and Trauma in French and Italian Holocaust Film," 461-82 Renner, Bernd, Ni l'un ni l'autre et tous les deux a la fois': Ie paradoxe menippeen inverse dans Ie Tiers Livre de Rabelais," 153-68 Ricciardi, Alessia, "The Italian Redemption of Cinema: Neorealism from Bazin to Godard," 483-500 Roustang-Stoller, Eve...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 243–251.
Published: 01 May 2013
... completely silenced, held in traumatic suspense by the impossibility of speech and the lack of access to representation."5 Algerian society continues to be shaken by compulsive movements because it has not been able to put its traumas into words or make its differences and internal contradictions an object...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 93–95.
Published: 01 January 2017
... his acquaintance with trauma and its aftermath the untimely temporality and strange displacements why I, as a gentile, had spent almost twenty years writing about the Jews before, as a man, I could find a voice to talk about vio lence against women. In our last exchange, I sent him the first chapter...
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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (4): 514–517.
Published: 01 November 2001
... many Decadents. For in certain cases, Decadent mourning is a rather public affair, audience-seeking and theatrical. Since staging the trauma of loss requires a set of substitutes and stand-ins against which to playoff feelings of anger, grief and pain, the audi- ence plays a vital role in the working...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (3): 323–340.
Published: 01 May 2002
... it impossible for her to envisage the future. When both he and she recover sufficiently from the trauma, she bluntly announces her decision: "je lui ai dit qu'il nous fallait di- vorcer" (80). Her intention is to live with Robert's best friend, D., and to have a child by him. This last detail, cursorily...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (4): 541–544.
Published: 01 November 2007
... precision dancing, war machines, the body, Dada, and surrealist machine art, Gordon ultimately questions whether revue art constitutes a 'working through' of the war trauma, for in presenting an image of precision and whole- ness, it rather stages a commemoration through denial. Following up with fin-de...