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The Montreal Story Tellers: Memoirs, Photographs, Critical

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Frqin^every point of view he took, pedagogical, metaphysical, 2 A SHORT HISTORY OF LITERARY CRITICISM ethical, or political, Plato arrived at the same sobering conclu- sionpoetry is dangerous. The essay focuses on Golden Books’ issuing of a revised “Three Little Pigs” in which the pigs catch the wolf asleep after his huffing and puffing and build a brick house around him with bars on the windows. The Best Most Useless Dress: Selected Writings of Claudia La Rocco Edited by Paul Chan.

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A Poetry of Two Minds (The Life of Poetry: Poets on Their

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That same year he married Thea von Harbou, his scriptwriter on all his subsequent German films, including Der Müde Tod ( Between Worlds, 1921), Dr. In analyzing and evaluating a particular work, they eschew reference to the biography and temperament of the author, to the social conditions at the time of its production, or to its psychological and moral effects on the reader; they also tend to minimize recourse to the place of the work in the history of literary forms and subject matter.

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Imagined Masculinities: Male Identity and Culture in the

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Everything not 'immanent' to consciousness must be rigorously excluded: all realities must be treated as pure 'phenomena,' in terms of their appearances in our mind, and this is the only absolute data from which we can begin" (55). "Some Principles of Phenomenological Hermeneutics" by Dr. In Criticism and Ideology, his final formulation is dense and cryptic in the extreme: ... a ceaseless reciprocal operation of text on ideology and ideology on text, a mutual structuring and destructuring in which the text constantly overdetermines its own determinations.

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Narrating Motherhood(s), Breaking the Silence: Other

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New York: Twayne, 1994. 84-85. And then another and more serious thought must follow that. Paratexts: Introductions to Science Fiction and Fantasy. Pp. 235-261; rpt. in Alan Dundes, Folklore Matters. Pollack’s Toy Theatre Shop of Covent Garden, London, is a good place to look for toy theaters with fairytale scripts, along with prints of 19th-century theatre. Auteur Theory in Film Criticism Content from the guide to life, the universe and everything At first glance, auteur theory is deceptively simple; its basic premise is that a movie director, in certain circumstances, can be assigned the title of 'author'.

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The Last of China's Literati: The Music, Poetry, and Life of

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The NACWC brought together more than one hundred black women's clubs and became the black woman's primary vehicle for race leadership. The strongest counter-argument against all such minor and incorrect data of a Biblical and a theological character will always be found in the uniform religious and ethical spirit and world of thought that pervade all these sources, as also in the unity in the accounts of the different patriarchs, who are pictured in such a masterly, psychological and consistent manner, and who could never be the result of an accidental working together and interweaving of different and independent sources (see III below).

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English Literature: Its History and Its Significance for the

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The foundations however, had already been laid by the Greek and the Roman writers in the fifth century B. Nothing living can result from merely recomposing life. "Poetic imagination is but a fuller view of reality. Known for such ground-breaking exhibitions as Cities on the Move (co-curated with Hans Ulrich Obrist), >>more Paperback, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 281 pgs / 120 color / 194 b&w. Performance, Pathos, Politica De Los Sexos: Teatro Postcolonial De Autoras Latinoamericanas.

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Rewriting: Postmodern Narrative and Cultural Critique in the

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This view of the interpretive community is a much too monolithic, reductionist view which does not square with what we know by experience. 118 Members of the same "interpretive community" approach a text with "an indefinite number of incompatible, mutually exclusive, conflicting, or different ways of talking that are consistent with our peculiar background assumptions or with the theoretical and practical constraints on our practice," as Battersby has put it. 119 How would new insights be brought into an interpretive community and how would individuals with similar backgrounds ever disagree over textual interpretations?

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Poetics of the Iconotext

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To be sure, young and callow minds might come to harm, but Boccaccio is writing for mature Chris- tians like himself. He is free from immediate political and ethical con- siderations. The Fate of Art: Aesthetic Alienation from Kant to Derrida and Adorno. As one general example, Herring describes how her own research has repeatedly shown that female communication is manifested in "an aligned orientation towards [its] interlocutors," while its male counterpart presents a markedly more "adversarial orientation" (Herring, 2000).

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Bram Stoker and Russophobia: Evidence of the British Fear of

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For example, in his Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism he brought the macroanalysis of institutional structures together with the micro-analysis of economic rationality and religious belief (Weber 1958). When in another passage Swift suddenly says, discussing the poverty of Ireland, "But my Heart is too heavy to continue this Irony longer," he is speaking of satire, which breaks down when its content is too oppressively real to permit the maintaining of the fantastic or hypothetical tone.

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Ten Poems to Change Your Life

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Cole, David Van Tassel, and Robert Kastenbaum. Concerns about homosexual man and women being “potential seducers” of children are of course compounded by the frequent confusion of homosexuality with pedophilia. We could just as well say that language games also bear these resemblances. It is manifest in a variety of disciplines such as feminist geography, feminist history and feminist literary criticism. A henwife then mutilates her daughter’s toes and heel in an attempt to make her fit into the slipper, and the prince accepts her until a bird warns him of the deceit.

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