Melville's Evermoving Dawn: Centennial Essays

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When someone speaks of the romances as being eagerly sung by many, Minturno replies: 'True, but by whom, and of what judgment? In fact, Reinhardt's utilization of chiaroscuro (interplay of light and shadow) and Kammerspiel (an intimate stage, involving only a few characters and sparse sets) mise-en-scène had little to do with German expressionism, as Eisner herself admitted in a series of articles published in the wake of her book's reception.

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Chinese American Literature since the 1850s (Asian American

Xiao-huang Yin

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In the Apocalypse the dragon is called "the beast that was, and is not, and yet is." After 1941, Davis was superseded as the top box-office female in the USA by Betty Grable and Greer Garson. Such tragedy may be concerned, as it often is in Balzac, with a mania or obsession about rising in the world, this being the central low mimetic counterpart of the fiction of the fall of the leader. Note: UNCW only has access to selected content, mostly journals, in Wiley.

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New Directions in Ecofeminist Literary Criticism

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Central instances of the theory and practice of New Criticism are Cleanth Brooks, The Well Wrought Urn (1947), and W. In the realm of practical criti- cism his discussion of Shakespeare is one of the Alps of English criticism. Some criticism does get to the public, of course, but most of it is corrupted by the same forces that have turned the rest of the media into a source of manipulation. (By Ken Sanes, http://www.transparencynow.com/ ) In an era when the media have grown to be one of the most dominant forms of culture in North American -- so dominant, in fact, that the they can now be seen as the pinnacle of commercial culture -- an explanatory theory of the media becomes paramount.

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Autobiographia; Or, The Story of a Life

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Only a minority of scholars accept this view; most who do are usually Fundamentalists or Greek Orthodox. Though different in detail, both have the same motive, which Coote relates to similar tales in the Himalayas, France, Italy, Spain, Germany, Russia, Lithuania, Greece, and Albania, which he summarizes. Here Dryden's critical genius Dryden 67 burns brightest. The difficulty, therefore, that presents itself to the average man of today is this: How can these Critics still claim to believe in the Bible as the Christian Church has ever believed it?

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Animal Farm

George Orwell

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Do we analyze carefully and consult our books on theory before responding to a work? Time will change it, I'm well aware, as winter changes the trees- my love for Heathcliff resembles the eternal rocks beneath- a source of little visible delight, but necessary. Amazing Stories 1 (April 1926): 3. -----. "Plausibility in Scientifiction." The miracles recorded were the exaggerations of a later age.� (Davidson, Introduction, page 131). On another level, the film responds to that wordlessness and compensates for it cinematically.

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The Time of the Assassins: A Study of Rimbaud

Henry Miller

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Most importantly, a pragmatic approach develops an account of practical knowledge in the “performative attitude,” that is, from the point of view of a competent speaker. The image on one side is the anima; on the other side, the persona. Strange as his criticism sounds, it is very much to the point. New Haven, 1916. 9- William Davenant (1606-1668) and Thomas Hobbcs (1588-1679) OF THE COMMONWEALTH MEN, Milton alone wrote important literary criticism. Notable film critics include James Agee, Andre Bazin, Pauline Kael, and Janet Maslin.

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Straightforward Guide to Writing Performance Poetry

Stephen Wade

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Others urged that English be enriched by borrowing and trans- lation, while inconsistently declaring that English was superior to all other tongues. How should art >>more Native Land Text by by Paul Virillo, Raymond Depardon, Diller, Scofidio + Renfro, Mark Hansen, Laura Kurgan, Ben Rubin. Therefore, it does not have any predictive value. This "capitalist referee" must guarantee the fulfilment of these tasks in the interest of maintaining the system of capitalist society..

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The Collected Verse of Mary Gilmore: 1887-1929 (Academy

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The basic orientation and modes of analysis in the New Criticism were adapted to the contextual criticism of Eliseo Vivas and Murray Krieger. This theme may be come a structural principle of fiction on any level of sophistication. Since literature itself has been their concern, many con- temporary critics have shifted the spotlight from theories about literature to the individual texts themselves. Tragedy is intelligible, not in the sense of having any pat moral to go with it, but in the sense that Aristotle had in mind when he spoke of discovery or recognition as essential to the tragic plot.

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Engaging Moments: The Origins of Medieval Bridal-Quest

Claudia Bornholdt

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Open – and awake – and alive’ (my emphasis) isn’t entirely reflected in the camera’s tight framing of our view in such a way as to deny a fuller, more revealing sight of the person relaxing by the pond. She was very big - you'd have to dig the whole day to find enough food to feed her. His Criticism and Fiction (1891) is an attack on what he calls the 'Vested interests of criticism." Propp allowed that the tale lends itself imperfectly to structural analysis.

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Gender Matters: Feminist Linguistic Analysis

Sara Mills

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Social and cultural texture "concerns the capacities of the text to support social reform, withdrawal, or opposition and to evoke cultural perceptions of dominance, subordinance, difference, or exclusion."143 This would include the text's attempts to persuade or influence the audience. The dynamic online format of the program offers students the flexibility of taking courses when and where it works best for them. The Romantic movement in English and German literature is one of them. There you can drag the Genesis - Featured Post widget into the Home Middle widget area on the right hand side.

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