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Romanic Review (2001) 92 (1-2): 135–146.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Marie-Thérèse Eychart Copyright © 2001 The Trustees of Columbia University 2001 Marie- Therese Eychart DU CHEVAL ROUX AU RENDEZ-VOUS DES ETRANGERS D'ELSA TRIOLET : VISION DE L'AMERIQUE AU TEMPS DE LA GUERRE FROIDE En 1969, dans La Mise en mots, Elsa Triolet declarait que son "sentier de la...
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Romanic Review (2003) 94 (1-2): 247–248.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Cynthia Skenazi Margaret M. McGowan The Vision of Rome in Late Renaissance France . New Haven and London : Yale University Press , 2000 , Pp. 461 . Copyright © 2003 The Trustees of Columbia University 2003 BOOK REVIEWS 247 porains. Les Vers itineraires s'inscrivent dans la...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (1): 173–191.
Published: 01 May 2020
... theatrical traditions and wide disparities from later ones (Runnalls). In my view, they can, and should, be considered medieval. In closing, I wish to return to States’s notion of binocular vision, which views “semiotics and phenomenology . . . as complementary perspectives on the world and on art...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 329–331.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Thomas Pavel Rachel A. Walsh Ugo Foscolo’s Tragic Vision in Italy and England . University of Toronto Press , 2014 . 218 pp. Copyright © 2017 by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York 2017 Book Reviews 329 Omo saccente da maestro sagio, Ser Mula, tu ti...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 331–335.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Anne Marcoline Manon Mathias . Vision in the Novels of George Sand . Oxford UP , 2016 . ix + 169 pp., ill. Copyright © 2017 by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York 2017 Book Reviews 331 (p. 73) dramatic work by Foscolo. Indeed, thanks to the eighteenth...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (1): 128–150.
Published: 01 May 2020
... to groups or historical periods that do not share this scientific vision and the Modern standards that determine its veridiction. To be sure, the scientific knowledge on display in the bestiaries does not correspond to Latour’s concept of reference [REF]. Even if descriptions of the natural world...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (3): 357–369.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Peter Brooks Abstract This essay revisits the question of the fictional person, largely by way of Proust’s claim that the novel offers us nonexistent persons the better to espouse vision through other eyes: knowledge of the world as experienced by another consciousness. If the New Critical...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (1): 112–130.
Published: 01 May 2022
... chronicle and of a set of vernacular poems situating his writerly activity within a very specific corporeal context: he writes both poetry and chronicle after cataracts have so impaired his vision that he can no longer carry out his administrative duties at the abbey of Saint-Martin—and, remarkably, he...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (3): 473–491.
Published: 01 December 2022
..., the first part of this essay offers a detailed reading of the escape from reality that Emma fantasizes in chapter 12 of part 2 of the novel. Emma’s quixotic vision of a flight away from her husband is contrasted here with Charles Bovary’s realistic dream about their future together as a family. While Emma’s...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (2): 301–316.
Published: 01 September 2023
... this early Barcelona film culture deployed material forms to mark the agency and cosmopolitanism of turn-of-the-century Spain and to contest the “cabinet of curiosities vision” that French actuality filmmakers in particular had once imposed on the nation. lmercer@uw.edu Copyright © 2023...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (4): 353–374.
Published: 01 November 2000
... Volume 91 Number 4 © The Trustees of Columbia University 354 CLAIRE NOUVET sufficiently recognized: it becomes the site where the text reflects its own allegorical "vision." This self-reflection is critical in several respects for it implicitly calls into question the distinction between perception...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (3): 289–311.
Published: 01 May 2000
... of vision also warrants closer attention within the context of optical science, for no simple definition of visual perception-as immediate, subjective, or nonnarrative-can adequately define its role in Simon's novels. On the penultimate page of Orion aveugle the reader encounters the fullcolor anatomical...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (4): 459–479.
Published: 01 November 2000
.... Valery often discusses the regenerative nature of poetic form, insisting that the end of a poem does not signal its completion. Though the last stanzas of "Profusion du soir" climactically portray the darkness that threatens the speaker's vision, its final lines, calling for acceptance of mystery, recall...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (4): 427–444.
Published: 01 November 2002
... was portrayed as an interpretive conscience, a mediator acting as a guardian according to Hesiod's Works and Days or sitting on one's shoulder visible only to those one encounters (Arendt 180). Baudelaire the poet has a special daimonic vision insofar as the poet has insight into the daimon described by Hesiod...
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Romanic Review (2023) 114 (1): 161–188.
Published: 01 May 2023
... experiences, proposing that Kempe herself is authorized by God to grasp the spiritual truths contained in her visions and to determine whether they are God-inspired or deceptions from the devil. Julian instructs Kempe to “fulfyllyn wyth al hir mygthys what-euyr he [God] put in hir sowle, yf it [the vision...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (3-4): 503–519.
Published: 01 May 2011
... a personal animosity toward the Jews, who after all act out of a deep racial imperative beyond their control: "Soyons justes," he concedes; "les juifs ont rempli leur metier, leur devoir de juifs" (160-61). What really animates Bontoux and what sets him apart from his antisemitic predecessors is his vision...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (3-4): 275–292.
Published: 01 May 2013
... in Belleau and Lucretius Belleau's poetry provides an excellent case study in how thoroughly sixteenth-century poets responded to Lucretius's demanding vision of poetry's political role. A shrewd reader of Lucretius, Belleau discerns the implications that DRN's forays into the language of pleasure...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (3): 361–373.
Published: 01 May 2002
... point ou Ie tout s'affirme," Le Livre venir, 178. COCTEAU'S LA BELLE ET LA BETE 365 dead to write. It is as if the vision needed to be from some impossible position just beyond life in order to encompass it, and yet at the same time just before death so that it may be communicated by the living...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (1-2): 171–181.
Published: 01 January 2004
... novel, seems to represent the very embodiment of racism. In her eyes the world is strictly divided along color lines, between a superior white race and an inferior black one. The child of an interracial marriage, Cajou inevitably turns this vision of the world upon herself, convinced she is doomed...
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Romanic Review (2009) 100 (3): 389–393.
Published: 01 May 2009
..., Ie paradigme visuel, la question de la vision s'averant fondamentalement liee a celle du savoir, la perception du monde a la theorie de la connaissance. D'autre part, la constance avec laquelle, dans Ie roman fran<;ais des XIXe et xxe siecles, Ie genre narratif fait appel, pour se definir, a la...