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La litterature and le Livre (literature and the Book) (French text)
What is "the Book?" Theology and philosophy have traditionally postulated the metaphysical precedence of orality and considered literacy as a subsequent, historical turning point: one day, an original logos "came down" and ...
El uso del bildungsroman en "Arrancame la vida": La desmitificacion del estereotipo femenino en la literatura mexicana
Men have traditionally dominated the world of literature to the point that even in works written by women, female characters have been molded according to men's standards and myths about gender. As women began to break the ...
Tales all tolled and keys to dreamland. Reiteration, recirculation, and redefinition in our wholemole millwheeling vicociclometer: Funn at "Finnegans Wake"
Inter-textual relationships between James Joyce's works have long-since been noted, but the monographic studies that illuminate his works from different positions and theoretical bases tend toward specificity. The challenge ...
VIRGINIA WOOLF'S USE OF DISTANCE AGAINST PATRIARCHAL CONTROL OF WOMEN, DEATH, AND CHARACTER
Virginia Woolf's novels, as Frank Kermode indicates, were not immediately received into the canon. In fact, some critics still consider her a minor author. Many of the negative judgments of Woolf, however, reveal prejudice, ...
La integracion de las vanguardias en "Altazor" de Vicente Huidobro
El proposito de este trabajo de tesis es demostrar la influencia de las vanguardias europeas en Altazor, la obra cumbre de Huidobro en la opinion de innumerables criticos. Tomamos cuatro de los mas importantes movimientos: ...
Matriarchal voice, mythic choice in Hebert, Yourcenar, and Desvignes
This dissertation discusses the historical and social aspects of myth to point out the earlier maternal subtexts beneath patriarchal myths. Matriarchal myth permits us to redefine an empowered "feminine" for application ...