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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (2-3): 265–273.
Published: 01 May 2007
...Nataly Tcherepashenets Nataly Tcherepashenets SHAPING THE WORD: REPRESSION, ARCHIVE, AND DIALOGICAL DISCOURSE IN JORGE LUIS BORGES'S "LA MURALLA Y LOS LIBROS" W hile Borges's non-fictions as well as his fictions brought him interna-tional fame, l in the writer's own words, his style does...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (3-4): 201–211.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Edward J. Hughes Copyright © 2014 The Trustees of Columbia University 2014 Edward ]. Hughes "LES LIGNES VAINES ET SOLITAIRES DE MON ECRITURE":l "WORD" AND "WORLD" IN PROUST'S RECHERCHE [Gilberte] me passait une balle; et comme le philosophe idealiste dont le corps tient compte du monde...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (1-2): 77–88.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Robert Ziegler Copyright © 2000 The Trustees of Columbia University 2000 Robert Ziegler TAKING THE WORDS RIGHT OUT OF HIS MOUTH: FROM VENTRILOQUISM TO SYMBOL-READING IN J.-K. HUYSMANS Since Laurence Porter took critics to task in 1987 for "ignoring the pre-oedipal level" (52) of Huysmans...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (2): 260–287.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Raisa Rexer Abstract This essay explores the sudden popularity and redefinition of the word pornographie in France in the 1880s. Following the publication of Émile Zola’s novel Nana and the rise of a genre of cheap, bawdy newspapers in 1880, the French daily press knowingly “invented” the word...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (1): 128–150.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of this problem by focusing on the operations of the religious mode [REL] in medieval bestiaries—a mode that includes reference [REF] but does not cross with it as a separate mode. Latour’s dismantling of the Modern opposition between world and words invites a reassessment of how we conceptualize the agency...
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (1): 73–84.
Published: 01 May 2021
... a beatitudo huius vitae still valid for a Christian Eden, the poet appeals to the text of Ovid’s Fasti through which in many occurrences he is building a harmonic image of human living that, in the shadow of forebears’ sin, only a future intervention of Grace will dispose for Dante’s words. Through exact...
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (1): 138–157.
Published: 01 May 2021
... available about such aspects is imposing, and its location subject to the extreme dispersion of traditional scholarly publications: commentaries first but also academic journals, miscellanies, and so forth. Rather than being based on traditional word searches, a true advancement of knowledge needs...
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Romanic Review (2021) 112 (2): 321–335.
Published: 01 September 2021
...Priya Wadhera Abstract In Word of Mouth: What We Talk about When We Talk about Food (2014), Priscilla Parkhurst Ferguson discusses “food fears,” recognizing how food can be both a source of sustenance and pleasure and, at the same time, a site of danger and death. In this article, I endeavor...
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Romanic Review (2011) 102 (1-2): 109–127.
Published: 01 January 2011
... of such a reading makes the enseignes part of a texture of double entendres, uncertainties, and comic horrors. I use the word enseignes throughout to refer to the painted or sculpted signs that labeled the medieval city's taverns, streets, and houses. It seems practical to take advantage of the French word...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (3-4): 175–186.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Proust and Samuel Beckett in his wake. In what follows, I look at an early, a middle, and a late work by Beckett in order to trace how Beckett" rereads" Proust, in both a specific and more diffuse sense: Beckett's Proust, Molloy, and, although it may not seem an obvious selection, Words and Music...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (1-2): 151–160.
Published: 01 January 2002
... frequently levelled at classicism by the Romantics16). The true mark of poetic genius is thus not originality but "primitiveness." The word has no chronological connotation: "one can be primitive in any epoch: who- ever draws direct inspiration from man is primitive." 17 In Amphitryon Moliere is only...
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Romanic Review (2004) 95 (1-2): 151–169.
Published: 01 January 2004
... not a spatial form (i.e. a two-way mirror), but a temporal one: it is a temporized mirroring and so it appears as always belated. To render this nuance, Lyotard plays on Augustine's distinction in his Confes- sions between two words that designate Beauty: a beautiful form, a delimited shape (form, species...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 195–215.
Published: 01 January 2017
... the reason, why the word of the Lie, should be such a Disgrace, and such an Odious Charge? Saith he, If it be well weighed, To say that a man lieth, is as much to say, as that he is brave towards God, and a Coward towards men. For a Lie faces God, and shrinkes from Man. (Bacon, Essayes 8 9) Bacon cites...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (1): 106–109.
Published: 01 January 2006
..., untellable earth, but only / sonle word (they have] won, a pure word, the yellow and blue / gentian." "Are we, perhaps, here," Rilke wonders, 'I.just for saying: House / Bridge, Fountain, Gate, Jug, Olive tree, Window possibly: Pillar, Tower?" (trans. J. B. Leishnlan and Stephen Spender, New York: Norton...
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Romanic Review (2019) 110 (1-4): 187–202.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Michael Lucey Michael Lucey AMI OU PROTÉGÉ: BALZAC, PROUST, AND THE VARIABILITY OF FRIENDSHIP In the final section of Honoré de Balzac s Splendeurs et misères des courti-sanes (1847), there are a few moments where the choice a speaker makes of a word to refer to the perhaps questionable nature...
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Romanic Review (2013) 104 (1-2): 105–126.
Published: 01 January 2013
.... Artaud's writing confronts us with reams of vitriolic pronouncements against the ability of language to express thought; his later work becomes increasingly studded with clusters of syllables and guttural consonants that do not resemble known words and that dismantle the flow of an otherwise recognizable...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (2-3): 169–187.
Published: 01 May 2007
... that will eventually be recuperated as value or meaning. In other words, the difference between words is conceived as a negation (of appearances) that will ultimately negate itself (as the revelation of meaning). Borges's text alludes to 1. The short story "EI Zahir" was first published, according to Emir Rodriguez...
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Romanic Review (2002) 93 (1-2): 185–199.
Published: 01 January 2002
... a class apart from other texts, or that literary discourse differs from other linguistic phe- nomena. The exclusionary premise is made manifest by the addition of an ideo- logical tag: the word theory comes with a modifier, such as Marxist theory. Not infrequently, the ideological premise is rephrased...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (3-4): 445–459.
Published: 01 May 2006
... in which the tumori can metastasize. Pasolini offers two readings of her work that 'naturalize' her poetic produc- tion by defining her as the site and subject-and consequently not as the agent or author of-the creative process. The founding gesture of Rosselli as a poet, in other words, is not only highly...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (2-3): 249–264.
Published: 01 May 2007
... the deer fed, the earth that was mother to the grass, the heaven that gave birth to the earth. I considered that in the language of a god every word would enunciate that infinite concatenation of facts, and not in an implicit but in an explicit manner, and not progressively but instantaneously. In time...