4 edition of Explorations in Poetics found in the catalog.
April 9, 2007
by Stanford University Press
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||296|
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Of the nearlypeople who identified themselves as Navajo in the U.S. Census,Explorations in poetics. [Benjamin Harshav] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create The book provides a lucid and systematic theory of the work of literature and its major aspects.
Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Anthony K. Webster is assistant professor of anthropology at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale.
He holds a PhD in linguistic anthropology from the University of Texas at Austin and his research focuses on Navajo poetry and poetics, the role of the individual in the production of language and identity, and issues concerning indigenous language shift.
Get this from a library. Explorations in Navajo poetry and poetics. [Anthony K Webster] -- "This book is about the ways that the how of the story and the what of the story are intertwined."". Explorations in World Literature offers 32 classic and contemporary selections from around the world and presents a broad spectrum of literary styles and balanced racial, ethnic, and gender perspectives.
With a variety of postreading activities, this text provides students with a solid introduction to some of the best of world literature. Persistent Forms: Explorations in Historical Poetics. ABSTRACT. This volume draws together an array of distinguished scholars of ancient and modern literatures to consider the ways in which historicism in literary studies can and should be construed and pursued today.
In particular, the contributors to the volume seek to challenge and. Since the mids, attempts to think history and literature together have produced much exciting work in the humanities. Indeed, some form of historicism can be said to inform most of the current scholarship in literary studies, including work in poetics, yet much of this scholarship remains undertheorized.
Envisioning a revitalized and more expansive historicism, this volume builds on the. In this study Webster investigates the devices found in Navajo written and oral poetic traditions. He then explores aspects of language such as code-mixing, punning, and ideophony (sound symbolism), often considered marginal in linguistics literature, revealing how they are central to the study of ethnopoetics and a discourse-centered approach to language and culture.
Explorations in Navajo Poetry and Poetics. Anthony K. Webster. Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, Pp. x + $ (paper). Anthony Webster’s richly descriptive, highly informative, and aptly titled book is, as it claims on its cover, an exploration of Navajo poetry and poetics. His work represents the state of the art of.
In Chapter 1 of Explorations in Poetics, Benjamin Harshav lays out his basic theoretical framework for frame is, I think, a particularly good starting point for modelling literary texts and mapping out their systems.
Within a text, he distinguishes between the Speakers, Internal Field of Reference (IFR), External Field of Reference (ExFR), referent (r; plural rs), and frame of. Form and content. Aristotle's work on aesthetics consists of the Poetics, Politics (Bk VIII) and Rhetoric.
The Poetics is specifically concerned with some point, Aristotle's original work was divided in two, each "book" written on a separate roll of papyrus.
Only the first part – that which focuses on tragedy and epic (as a quasi-dramatic art, given its definition in Ch.