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Text and Contexts—Hermeneutical Reflections on Receptive Ecumenism

Riccardo Larini

in Receptive Ecumenism and the Call to Catholic Learning: Exploring a Way for Contemporary Ecumenism

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199216451
eISBN:
9780191712173
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199216451.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Theology, Religion and Society

This chapter focuses on the hermeneutical implications of Receptive Ecumenism, through the study of what leads to the rise of theological differences and of what happens when different theological ... More


The Identity Thieves of the Indian Ocean: Forgery, Fraud and the Origins of South African Immigration Control, 1890s–1920s

Andrew MacDonald

in Registration and Recognition: Documenting the Person in World History

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780197265314
eISBN:
9780191760402
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265314.003.0010
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter is about the fate of a registration system designed for the exclusion of ‘undesirable’ Indian migrants to South Africa in the first decades of the twentieth century. It traces the ... More


Democratic Republic of the Congo (Congo-Kinshasa)

Michael Wright, David Clark, and Jennifer Hunt

in Hospice and Palliative Care in Africa: A Review of Developments and Challenges

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780199206803
eISBN:
9780191730474
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199206803.003.0024
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine Research

Democratic Republic of the Congo (population 58.32 million people) is a country in Central Africa that covers an area of 2, 345, 410 km2. Interest in palliative care has come to light in the ... More


Epilogue: The Punk and the Modfather (Revisited)

Stephen Glynn

in Quadrophenia

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231167413
eISBN:
9780231850551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231167413.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter concludes that Quadrophenia is a film that studies one subculture, the Mods, but creates contrasts with rival Rockers. It employs a cast from and is reflected through the different ... More


From Encounter to Tryst: Celan and Shakespeare

in Poetic Affairs: Celan, Grunbein, Brodsky

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758314
eISBN:
9780804786812
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758314.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter focuses on Celan's translations of Shakespeare's sonnets, which reflect his poetic deployment of the topoi of love and eroticism, especially in those texts that most poignantly ... More


Introduction

Alfred Thomas

in Prague Palimpsest: Writing, Memory, and the City

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226795409
eISBN:
9780226795416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226795416.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

The visitor to Prague, one of the oldest sites in Europe, cannot fail to be impressed by the architectural diversity of this lovely city: Romanesque, Gothic, baroque, Sezession, and cubism succeed ... More


The Writer and the Breath of Place

in Introduction to a Poetics of Diversity: by Édouard Glissant

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789620979
eISBN:
9781800341418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620979.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This interview concerns Glissant’s Tout-monde, which he describes as ‘a novel that has burst apart’, characterized by ‘wandering’ and ‘drift’, in which there is no defined narrator but multiple ... More


Fictions of Identity and the Identities of Fiction in Tout-monde

Celia Britton

in Language and Literary Form in French Caribbean Writing

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781781380369
eISBN:
9781781387214
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781380369.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter explores the relation between Glissant's conception of personal identity and the ambiguous generic identity of Tout-monde (novel, autobiography, essay). With reference to Deleuze and ... More


Mixing up Languages in the ‘Tout-monde’

Celia Britton

in Language and Literary Form in French Caribbean Writing

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781781380369
eISBN:
9781781387214
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781380369.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Glissant's essays of the 1990s are dominated by the concept of the ‘Tout-monde’: the world envisaged as a dynamic multiplicity of interacting communities. Communication and thus language(s) assume an ... More


Postcolonial Intertextuality and Translation Explored through the Work of Alain Mabanckou

Kathryn Batchelor

in Intimate Enemies: Translation in Francophone Contexts

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318672
eISBN:
9781846317996
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318672.003.0014
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The work of the prize-winning francophone author Alain Mabanckou is characterised by an intense intertextuality that poses significant challenges for translation. This article explores the ... More


14 July 1889

Roger Pearson

in Unacknowledged Legislators: The Poet as Lawgiver in Post-Revolutionary France

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198754473
eISBN:
9780191816130
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198754473.003.0026
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism, Poetry

This final chapter provides a snapshot of thinking about poetry on the first centenary of the Revolution and illustrates the continuing importance of the figure of the poet-lawgiver. Beginning with ... More


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