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Luminiţa, mon amour, or therapeutic deconstruction.

Subjects: *FICTION; *URBAN folklore; *HUMOROUS stories

  • Source: Petroleum - Gas University of Ploiesti Bulletin, Philology Series. Dec2010, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p175-180. 6p.

  • Abstract: The present paper relies on the 2006 novel of Cezar Paul-Bãdescu entitled Luminiţa, mon amour. In our view, the novel is a half humorous, ... Romanul Luminiţa, mon amour, publicat în anul 2006 are o miză autobiografică şi literară. El interpune o strategie prin care existenţa autentică a autorului ... Copyright of Petroleum - Gas University of Ploiesti Bulletin, Philology Series is the property of Petroleum - Gas University of Ploiesti and its content ...

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TEKST I GRAD: PREDSTAVE URBANIH PROSTORA U SAVREMENOJ AMERIČKOJ PROZI.

Subjects: *PUBLIC spaces; *AMERICAN fiction; *CONTENT analysis

  • Source: Annual Review of the Faculty of Philosophy / Godisnjak Filozofskog Fakulteta. 2010, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p83-92. 10p.

  • Abstract: The paper addresses the question of textual representations of urban settings in contemporary American fi ction. Starting with some of key theoretical ideas of spatial ... Kao dominantna postmodernistička tema, kako u teoriji tako i u praksi, prostor u književnosti zauzima važno mesto u stvaralaštvu savremenih američ... Copyright of Annual Review of the Faculty of Philosophy / Godisnjak Filozofskog Fakulteta is the property of Faculty of Philosophy, University of Novi Sad and ...

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CONQUISTA Y FUNDACIÓN DE LA CIUDAD TERRENA: EL NACIMIENTO DE SANTIAGO EN LA NARATIVA DE CARLOS DROGUET.

Subjects: *HISTORICAL fiction; *HISTORY in literature; *LITERATURE & historyDROGUETT, Carlos

  • Source: Revista Chilena de Literatura. Nov2010, Issue 77, p127-155. 29p.

  • Abstract: The present article provides an up-to-date reading of the so called 'historical novels' or 'city novels' by Carlos Droguett. In particular, his novels focused on ... El presente artículo proporciona una lectura actualizada de las llamadas 'novelas históricas' o 'novelas de ciudad' de Carlos Droguett. En particular, sus novelas ... Copyright of Revista Chilena de Literatura is the property of Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Filosofia y Humanidades and its content may not be ...

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Historical Fiction Mash-Ups: Broadening Appeal by Mixing Genres.

Subjects: *HISTORICAL fiction; *YOUNG adult literature; *READING interests of teenagersHAUNTING of Alaizabel Cray, The (Book); BLACK Canary, The (Book)WOODING, Chris; CURRY, Jane Louise, 1932-

  • Source: Young Adult Library Services. Fall2010, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p38-41. 4p.

  • Abstract: The article discusses literature mash-ups, focusing on those that incorporate aspects of historical fiction and are aimed at teenagers and young ...

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The Detective Novel in Ladino: Clues to a Little Known Genre.

Subjects: *MYSTERY fiction; *FICTION; *LADINO literatureEUROPE; UNITED States

  • Source: European Judaism. Oct2010, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p126-133. 8p.

  • Abstract: The end of the nineteenth century and beginning of the twentieth saw the emergence of the detective novel in Europe and in the United States ... Copyright of European Judaism is the property of Berghahn Books and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted ...

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Edward McCourt and the Prairie Myth.

Subjects: *ESSAYS; *CANADIAN fiction; *LITERARY realismPRAIRIE Provinces; WESTERN CanadaCANADIAN West in Fiction, The (Book)...

  • Source: Journal of Canadian Studies. Automne2010, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p53-74. 22p.

  • Abstract: This essay proposes a new critical approach to modern prairie fiction through a reading of Edward McCourt's self-contradictory criticism and novels. ... Copyright of Journal of Canadian Studies is the property of University of Toronto Press and its content may not be copied or emailed to ...

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The Politics of Race, Class, and Sexuality in Contemporary American Mommy Lit.

Subjects: *MOTHERHOOD; *FICTION; *CHICK litUNITED States

  • Source: Women's Studies. Jul2010, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p409-429. 21p.

  • Abstract: The article discusses "mommy lit," a genre of American fiction related to "chick lit" that treats women's experiences of motherhood in ...

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References to History and Historical Fiction in the Mohylanian Trivium.

Subjects: *HANDBOOKS, vade-mecums, etc.; *UKRAINIAN fiction; *HISTORICAL fictionNATSIONAL'NYI universytet Kyievo-Mohylians'ka akademiiaPROKOPOVYCH, Teofan; VELYCHKO, Samiilo

  • Source: Journal of Ukrainian Studies. 2010/2011, Vol. 35/36, p19-35. 17p.

  • Abstract: The article discusses the poetry and rhetoric manuals used by the Kyiv-Mohyla Collegium university in Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine during the 17th and 18th centuries. Particular ...

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Licensed To Kill: Spy Fiction and the Demise of Law.

Subjects: *FICTION; *SPY stories; *MYSTERY fictionFLEMING, Ian, 1908-1964; LE Carre, John, 1931-2020

  • Source: San Diego Law Review. Summer2010, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p641-680. 40p.

  • Abstract: The article focuses on detective fiction and spy fiction. It explores the spy fiction

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The Fantastic or the Uncanny Fantasy.

Subjects: *FANTASY (Psychology); *FANTASY fiction; *PSYCHOANALYSIS

  • Source: Petroleum - Gas University of Ploiesti Bulletin, Philology Series. Jun2010, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p107-114. 8p.

  • Abstract: Our debate is upon the meaning of the notions of fantasy and the fantastic. Scholars sometimes use both terms as synonyms, but on other occasions ... Articolul exploreazǎ problema noţiunilor prin care este denumit fantasticul alături de cea a modurilor În care acesta este perceput. În funcţie de ... Copyright of Petroleum - Gas University of Ploiesti Bulletin, Philology Series is the property of Petroleum - Gas University of Ploiesti and its content ...

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