American Humorists

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Look for your author's last name, and then browse for useful headings. Individuation is a psychological growing up, the process of discovering those aspects of one's self that make one an individual different from other members of the species. Yet there is a genuinely "proletarian" element in romance too which is never satisfied with its various incarnations, and in fact the incarnations themselves indicate that no matter how great a change may take place in society, romance will turn up again, as hungry as ever, looking for new hopes and desires to feed on.
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Lesbian Lives: Identity and Auto/Biography in the Twentieth

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Success in the business world demands knowledge, skills, and experience, accompanied by behavioral change in women themselves” (p. ix).] Panttaja, Elisabeth. “Going Up in the World: Class in Cinderella.” Western Folklore, 52.1 (1993): 85-104. [Panttaja argues that scholars have become overly reliant on psychoanalytic readings that focus on desire and not the powerful relationships between mothers and daughters seen in Cinderella. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1998. --------, -------.
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Drawing the Dragon: Western European Reinvention of China

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Management guru Peter Drucker, for example, distinguishes between a knowledge class on the one hand and a service class on the other. Finally, feminist critics acknowledge their political agenda and through feminist readings of literature hope to redress the marginalization of women in literary history and thereby to serve the larger aim of feminism—to subvert patriarchy and to change the world. Updating and revising information associated with it is a high priority for me, and I thank those of you have brought these details to the attention to Critical Theory.com’s readers, as it further verifies the work that I hope to do.
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Life and Writings of Tobias George Smollett

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Go home knowing we will make a difference (para. 14) g. “I have a dream” (para. 16) iii. The fourth class contains the most dangerous enemies of poetry, the narrow-minded theologians. Find institutions offering Art History, Criticism and Conservation A program that focuses on the study of the historical development of art as social and intellectual phenomenon, the analysis of works of art, and art conservation.
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Fantasy Girls

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Through literature we can discover new meanings, locate and begin to cross bridges between seemingly distant or dissimilar persons, places, things, and thoughts. McCormick, The Catholic University of America Press, 1985. "I think there is a 'fluid' as well as a 'solid' content, that some poems may have form as a tree has form, some as water poured into a vase. A true critic realizes the importance that they hold... 0212113 Holistic Biographical Narrative of a child.
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Assimilation/Generation/Resurrection: Contrapuntal Readings

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It can perhaps be best explained by US film critic and leading proponent of the theory, Andrew Sarris: The strong director imposes his own personality on a film; the weak director allows the personalities of others to run rampant. The finale of her red costumes, her dress is tight above the waist, loose in the skirt and cut above the knee; as she walks along the coastal path, the pleats of her skirt brush around her legs. Bright Lights Film Journal is an online publication devoted to examining "classic and commercial, independent, exploitation, and international film from a wide range of vantage points from the aesthetic to the political."
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Forms of Hope: Essays

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We know to invoke Hitler is one of the poorest forms of rhetoric and that if the ethnic conflicts of Sudan are linked to the pursuit of American interests then establishing this demands careful marshalling of evidence. The camera passes over the tablecloth, the closest it will get in this film to the surface of things: the moment of greatest magnification. As an important consequence of this systematic intellectual repression and exclusion, women's lives and bodies in historical societies are subject to repression as well.
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The Author Is Not Dead, Merely Somewhere Else: Creative

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The rejection of the entertainer, whether fool, clown, buffoon, or simpleton, can be one of the most terrible ironies known to art, as the rejection of Falstaff shows, and certain scenes in Chaplin. The focus of the Master’s programme is academic reflection on curating and art criticism as an intellectual and aesthetic challenge with a practice-oriented perspective. Symbolic statements may indeed be used as a means of evoking attitudes, but when this use is occurring it will be noticed that the truth or falsity of the statements is of no consequence provided that they are accepted by the hearer� (Ransom, 8).
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Review (University Press of Virginia Review)

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Soon after Partition, Progressivism was tabooed in Pakistan and in their zeal for finding a new critical idiom to suit the political search for an identity in religion, some Pakistani critics started over-emphasizing the role of religion and metaphysics in critical understanding. Marxist theorists use traditional techniques of literary analysis but subordinate aesthetic concerns to the final social and political meanings of literature.
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Bring Me Men: Military Masculinity and the Benign Façade of

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Ian Cameron, ‘Films, Directors and Critics’, in Movie Reader (London: November Books, 1972), p. 12. 5. One is reminded of the famous theory that Shakespeare’s (sic) plays were not written by Shakespeare, but by another fellow of the same name” (pp. 440-441). In Truth and Method (1965) he derives from Heidegger theories of interpretation and understanding to which concepts of ‘tradition’, of ‘foreunderstanding’ and of temporal distance are central, not as impediments to interpretation but as its essential basis.
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