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Romanic Review (2016) 107 (1-4): 57–76.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Mary McAlpin The Romanic Review Volume 107 Numbers 1 4 © The Trustees of Columbia University Rape of Roxane Mary McAlpin THE RAPE OF ROXANE AND THE END OF THE WORLD IN MONTESQUIEU S LETTRES PERSANES Catastrophe is oddly comforting Hollywood thrives on the genres that the concept produces. The sped...
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Romanic Review (2017) 108 (1-4): 25–26.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Laurence M. Porter Copyright © 2017 by the Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York 2017 The Romanic Review Volume 108 Numbers 1 4 © The Trustees of Columbia University Laurence M. Porter CARING FOR OTHERS, CHANGING THE WORLD Ross Chambers! I thought with surprise. You re...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (1-2): 153–161.
Published: 01 January 2000
...Vincent Martin Copyright © 2000 The Trustees of Columbia University 2000 Vincent Martin MIRABILE VISU: THE 'WONDERFUL' WORLD OF CALDERON A ristotle's discussion of thaumaston in the Poetics had a great impact onRenaissance, baroque, and neoclassical theoreticians and preceptists...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (1-2): 191–221.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Antoine Compagnon Copyright © 2010 The Trustees of Columbia University 2010 Antoine Compagnon 1923: "COLUMBIA ATTRACTS SCHOLARS OF WORLD" M y starting point is an article I read in the New York Times a couple ofmonths ago, an old copy of the Times. Older copies of the Times can be worthier...
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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 (2013) 104 (1-2): 172–174.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Rachel Mesch Nicholas White . French Divorce Fiction from the Revolution to the First World War . London : Legenda , 2012 . Pp. 205 . Copyright © 2013 The Trustees of Columbia University 2013 BOOK REVIEWS problems are, as the author suggests, matter for another book entirely...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (1-2): 53–68.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Richard J. Golsan Copyright © 2014 The Trustees of Columbia University 2014 Richard]. Go/san THE POETICS AND PERILS OF FACTION: CONTEMPORARY FRENCH FICTION AND THE MEMORY OF WORLD WAR II I n an essay published in the summer 2011 special issue of Le Debat entitled"L'Histoire saisie par la...
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Romanic Review (2014) 105 (1-2): 7–8.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Richard J. Golsan Copyright © 2014 The Trustees of Columbia University 2014 Richard]. Go/san REMEMBERING WORLD WAR II IN TODAY'S FRANCE: ITS PRECEDENTS AND LEGACIES I n October 2012, Phil Watts organized a roundtable at Columbia University'sMaison Fran~aise devoted to the topic of World War...
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Romanic Review (2007) 98 (4): 519–520.
Published: 01 November 2007
...James Fujitani Book Reviews Gary Ferguson and David LaGuardia, Eds. Narrative Worlds: Essays on the Nouvelle in Fifteenth- and Sixteenth-Century France. Tempe: Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies, 2005. Pp. 195. Despite the fact that the nouvelle was a popular and widely-practiced genre...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (2): 249–259.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Stephen H. Fleck Abstract The article analyzes the triviality of Austin’s version of everyday-world speech act theory (which explicitly excluded fictional uses of language) in favor of its specific value for investigation of fictionality, invoking ideas of Pierre Bourdieu and Émile Benveniste...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (1): 151–172.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Anke Bernau Abstract In An Inquiry into the Modes of Existence , which addresses itself to the profound challenge of how to “compose” a common world in the Anthropocene, Bruno Latour proposes that the mode of religion [REL] offers a model for all the others—that of reprise. Emerging from...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (1): 128–150.
Published: 01 May 2020
...: they foreground the mediated nature of the world, they ground their descriptions in textual traditions and religious doctrine rather than direct observation, and they represent nature as articulate rather than mute. Latour’s modes help us understand the multimodal nature of bestiaries in ways that refuse...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (1): 8–26.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Miranda Griffin Abstract This essay focuses on the recurrent metaphor of a painstaking journey in Bruno Latour’s An Inquiry into Modes of Existence and the ways in which it can be deployed as a reading of the world. I use this metaphor to scrutinize the transmission, in manuscript Chantilly, Musée...
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Romanic Review (2020) 111 (1): 66–84.
Published: 01 May 2020
... work of Gilbert Simondon and Étienne Souriau, provides a way to break down the division between the human mind and the world (and hence the mind and the machine), offering a rich understanding of the way in which the beings of technology [TEC], fiction [FIC], and religion [REL] act in concert upon us...
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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 (2021) 112 (1): 138–157.
Published: 01 May 2021
... to introduce the aims and scope of a new digital library of Dante commentaries, built according to the aforementioned standards and aiming to refine and extend the ontologies developed for Dante’s minor works to the more complex world of the Commedia . 6. A list of the thematic areas served by D4Science...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (3): 343–357.
Published: 01 May 2010
... and L'Etranger in the context of philosophical skepticism, it argues that the dead- lock at the core of La Mort heureuse is an unresolved tension between a desire for lyrical possession of the world and a sense that reality and experience elude narrative; moreover, the article suggests that this unresolved...
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Romanic Review (2015) 106 (1-4): 189–193.
Published: 01 January 2015
...- ricity to its literary and ideological construction of a diverse thirteenth-century world. Gaunt attends to the text's mode of address, style, and perspective, its languages and translations, and the pragmatic realism with which it dispenses knowledge about the world. Through careful comparative analysis...
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Romanic Review (2010) 101 (4): 619–637.
Published: 01 November 2010
.... Throughout the Theologia, Sebond presents nature as being hierarchical. God is the architect of this building of the world, a creator who can be uncov- ered through the methods of natural theology: "Tu as trouve l'ouvrier qui a basti et mesure tous ces ordres" ["You have found the builder who built...
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Romanic Review (2006) 97 (1): 106–109.
Published: 01 January 2006
... (whose poetry Philippe Jaccottet has adroitly translated and whose work he has poetically interpreted in essays and books) observes that Olen and wonlen, fated to wander uncertainly in a world of tenlporality and death, cannot "bring frolll the Inountain slope / to the valley a handful of earth...