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Tributo A El Largo Adiós De Raymond Chandler En El Bandido Doblemente Armado De Soledad Puértolas, Paloma Pérez Valdés 2015 Dublin Institute of Technology

Tributo A El Largo Adiós De Raymond Chandler En El Bandido Doblemente Armado De Soledad Puértolas, Paloma Pérez Valdés

Books/Book Chapters

En este artículo se analiza cómo en El bandido doblemente armado de Soledad Puétolas se hace un tributo a El largo adiós de Raymond Chandler.

Marlowe aparecía en El largo adiós como el verdadero protagonista que nos muestra su visión de la realidad más que nunca, permitiéndonos un mayor conocimiento de su interior. Del mismo modo, el narrador de El bandido doblemente armado, consigue una identidad propia al hacer que los encuentros y desencuetros con los otros personajes trasciendan.

El segundo personaje principal en las dos novelas tiene el mismo nombre, Terry Lennox. Si la similitud de los narradores es ...


Comics And Illustration From The Written; The Conversion Of A Story From Prose To Graphic Depiction., Kayla A. White Ms. 2014 East Tennessee State University

Comics And Illustration From The Written; The Conversion Of A Story From Prose To Graphic Depiction., Kayla A. White Ms.

Undergraduate Honors Theses

This is a thesis that details the process of writing a short 30 page novel, and then converting the subsequent story into a graphic format via illustrations and into a comic book layout. The story itself deals in reworking our learned assumptions of good and evil, specifically in the supernatural and human possibility for both. The comic book format is an exploration of my reader’s different responses to the written and the graphic.


Names As Distance Controllers In Literature, Frederick M. Burelbach 2014 The College at Brockport: State University of New York

Names As Distance Controllers In Literature, Frederick M. Burelbach

Literary Onomastics Studies

No abstract provided.


Names In Handke's Die Angst Des Tormanns, Russell E. Brown 2014 The College at Brockport: State University of New York

Names In Handke's Die Angst Des Tormanns, Russell E. Brown

Literary Onomastics Studies

No abstract provided.


Names Of Characters In Plays By Molnar, Elizabeth M. Rajec 2014 The College at Brockport: State University of New York

Names Of Characters In Plays By Molnar, Elizabeth M. Rajec

Literary Onomastics Studies

No abstract provided.


Jose Lopez Heredia's Milagro En El Bronx Y Otros Cuentos: An Onomastic Approximation, Wayne H. Finke 2014 The College at Brockport: State University of New York

Jose Lopez Heredia's Milagro En El Bronx Y Otros Cuentos: An Onomastic Approximation, Wayne H. Finke

Literary Onomastics Studies

No abstract provided.


Jacob And Joseph As Character Names In Modern Literature, Russell E. Brown 2014 The College at Brockport: State University of New York

Jacob And Joseph As Character Names In Modern Literature, Russell E. Brown

Literary Onomastics Studies

The names Jacob and Joseph are of Hebrew origin; they appear often in both the Old and New Testaments and have inspired innumerable names, both actual and literary, throughout the history of Jews and Christians.


Michel Butor: The Mytho-Fantastic Function Of Naming, Patricia A. Struebig 2014 The College at Brockport: State University of New York

Michel Butor: The Mytho-Fantastic Function Of Naming, Patricia A. Struebig

Literary Onomastics Studies

Michel Butor, a contemporary writer of the French New Novel, now the New New Novel, makes extensive use of naming, repetition of epithet -like phrases, distortions of q notations, sight -sound similarities of words and phrases, to create stories within stories and from other stories, and to evoke an oneiric level which allows times and locations to blend while still remaining separated. Carrying to the extreme the practice of immersion of text within text and meaning within meaning in Boomerang, the novel of 1978, the author combines eight different story lines, printed in four different colors, skillfully interweaving with his ...


Of Madness And Machines: Names In Ken Kesey's One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, William A. Francis 2014 The College at Brockport: State University of New York

Of Madness And Machines: Names In Ken Kesey's One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, William A. Francis

Literary Onomastics Studies

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Ken Kesey's first novel, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, reflects his experiences as a young attendant in two California mental hospitals in which he was employed. Book reviewers spoke highly of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, and recognized the authority with which Kesey captured the day-to-day routines and events in mental wards. Irving Malin observed that One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is a gothic novel, for it employs imprisonment, madness, violence and distorted reflections, but it does so in a new way which Malin ...


Hooray For Hollywood: Onomastic Techniques In Bemelmans' Dirty Eddie, Leonard R.N. Ashley 2014 The College at Brockport: State University of New York

Hooray For Hollywood: Onomastic Techniques In Bemelmans' Dirty Eddie, Leonard R.N. Ashley

Literary Onomastics Studies

Curs, canine or human, tend to bite the hand that feeds them. Therefore it is not surprising that a lot of satirical barbs have been flung by writers at the dream factories of Hollywood where so many of them have labored. There is a long list of obscure plays about Tinsel Town: Hey Diddle Diddle (Cormack), Schoolhouse on the Lot (Fields and Chodorov), The Greatest Find Since Garbo (Birchard and Bard), On Location (Wiley), Dearly Beloved (Beahan and Buckner), Kiss the Boys Goodbye (Boothe), Hollywood Be Thy Name (Fagan), Stars in Your Eyes (McEvoy), and the list goes on. Some ...


Poly-Anthroponomical Technique In Buero Vallejo's Drama Las Meninas, Grace Alvarez-Altman 2014 The College at Brockport: State University of New York

Poly-Anthroponomical Technique In Buero Vallejo's Drama Las Meninas, Grace Alvarez-Altman

Literary Onomastics Studies

In lieu of an abstract, the introductory paragraph is included here.

Twenty-five years after the Civil War (1936-1939), known as the "Little World War" in Spain, the United States brought Antonio Buero Vallejo to visit American colleges and universities as part of its cultural exchange program. He has been a special guest at the Modern Language Association meetings numerous times. His play Las Meninas, acclaimed to be his masterpiece out of his over 35 classical plays, is also the name of the masterpiece painting by the famous Vehizquez, who revolutionized art by introducing the technique of painting the atmosphere, light ...


Crossing Deep Rivers: Jose Maria Arguedas And The Renaming Of Peru, Margaret V. Ekstrom 2014 The College at Brockport: State University of New York

Crossing Deep Rivers: Jose Maria Arguedas And The Renaming Of Peru, Margaret V. Ekstrom

Literary Onomastics Studies

In lieu of an abstract the introductory paragraph is included here.

From the earliest days of the Discovery, the Spaniards had problems with naming in the New World. They had difficulties with the pronunciation and spelling of the Indian names for people and places, and they had to accept the native terminology for objects which had no name in Spanish because they did not exist in Spain. Such early chroniclers of the Conquest as Hernan Cortes, Bernal Diaz del Castillo and Bartolome de las Casas wrote with amazement in Spanish of the things they found in the Americas, interspersing variations ...


Tom Stoppard And Ferenc Molnar: A Comparison Of Onomastics, Elizabeth M. Rajec 2014 The College at Brockport: State University of New York

Tom Stoppard And Ferenc Molnar: A Comparison Of Onomastics, Elizabeth M. Rajec

Literary Onomastics Studies

In lieu of an abstract, the introductory paragraph is included here.

Tom Stoppard's hilarious play Rough Crossing was premiered in London in 1984. It had been freely adapted from Ferenc Molnar's classic farce Jatek a kastelyban (literally 'Play at the Castle'). The original play was first produced in Budapest in 1925. Most likely Stoppard's adaptation is based on P. G. Wodehouse's English translation known as The Play's the Thing which premiered in 1926 at the Henry Miller Theatre in New York.


Disillusionment In War Literature, Esmeralda Kleinreesink 2014 SelectedWorks

Disillusionment In War Literature, Esmeralda Kleinreesink

Esmeralda Kleinreesink

After the First World War, disillusionment is the idea that is most commonly associated with the experience of being a soldier. The romantic ideal of war as a glorious, honourable event, that will turn you into a man is shattered due to the gruesome nature of modern warfare. Or so it is often said. But is it true? Did this feeling of disillusionment start only after the First World War, or are there indications for an earlier start? Is it a country-dependent phenomenon, or one that can be found all over the Western world? And if so, is this feeling ...


Project On Brazilian Theater, Clary S. Loisel 2014 University of Montana

Project On Brazilian Theater, Clary S. Loisel

University Grant Program Reports

Professor Clary Loisel, Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures, traveled to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil where he obtained hard to find information written by Brazilian critics on several Brazilian plays that will constitute the corpus for his anthology of Brazilian theater.


A Voice Full Of Money: Metaphor And The Art Of Meaning, Kathryn V. McCracken 2014 Liberty University

A Voice Full Of Money: Metaphor And The Art Of Meaning, Kathryn V. Mccracken

Senior Honors Theses

The common definition of metaphor as a “comparison between two things that does not include the words ‘like’ or ‘as’” has, in the recent decades, lost the respect of serious students of language. Originating in Aristotelian thought, this “Comparison Theory” of metaphor is oversimplifying and therefore inadequate. By using examples to outline these inadequacies, a more accurate, more robust view of metaphor emerges. Far from being a mere literary flourish, the concept of metaphor—especially as metaphor is identified as the means through which symbols function—is at the very base of the general process of meaning conveyance through language ...


Review Of Prison Noir, Eric K. Anderson 2014 University of San Francisco

Review Of Prison Noir, Eric K. Anderson

Bearing Witness: Joyce Carol Oates Studies

A review of an anthology edited by Joyce Carol Oates with reference to the editor's literary engagement with the prison system.


Literature In The Archive Of Terror: Badiou, Blanchot, Beckett, Christopher Langlois 2014 Western University

Literature In The Archive Of Terror: Badiou, Blanchot, Beckett, Christopher Langlois

University of Western Ontario - Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Repository

This dissertation conjoins the two most dominant trends in the secondary criticism of Samuel Beckett today: the philosophical and historicist approaches to his work. It explores how the Reign of Terror that erupted during the French Revolution acts as a traumatic catalyst for key developments in modernist literature and continental philosophy of which the philosophical writing of Alain Badiou, the literary-critical writing of Maurice Blanchot, and the literary-narrative writing of Beckett are perhaps the most exemplary expressions. The overarching thesis that this dissertation defends is that Beckett’s post-war prose work in The Unnamable and Texts for Nothing is overshadowed ...


The Ha-Ha Holocaust: Exploring Levity Amidst The Ruins And Beyond In Testimony, Literature And Film, Aviva Atlani 2014 Western University

The Ha-Ha Holocaust: Exploring Levity Amidst The Ruins And Beyond In Testimony, Literature And Film, Aviva Atlani

University of Western Ontario - Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Repository

ABSTRACT

Jewish humour sheds a crude light on the social, political, and historical realities of the Holocaust. Paradoxically, contentiously, doses of levity during this period were very much a reality, and even a psychological necessity. The purpose of my thesis is to explore the historical, social, and political ramifications of such laughter provoking manifestations. In doing so, the nuances are highlighted which are found within the laughter of the ghettos, the transit camps, and the concentration camps. Furthermore, some of these jokes, and their subsequent variations, reappear within the discourse of children of survivors. The dissertation explores how some of ...


The Bad Boy: A Cultural Phenomenon, Writing Collective FFC 100.12 2014 Chapman University

The Bad Boy: A Cultural Phenomenon, Writing Collective Ffc 100.12

e-Research: A Journal of Undergraduate Work

The bad boy is a cultural phenomenon that exists as an archetype in all sorts of artistic mediums, though most prevalently in literature and film, and even in the real world. The bad boy is defined through his actions and his philosophy of resistance - of challenging the world (ours or his own) on the normalcy of its convictions. This article explores the ways in which the bad boy manifests and the vast categories he may occupy - from hero to criminal, introvert to public performer, or sexual deviant to authoritarian dictator. The bad boy is many things: a liberator, agitator, loner ...


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