COIRAULT Yves, << Proust pasticheur
de Saint-Simon : Technique ou vision ?
Bellocchio aims beyond the ironic pleasure of the brilliant pasticheur
Fowles, as always, is a clever pasticheur
, and all the various voices ring quite true.
The sound of Sondheim, a master pasticheur
, "is hardly rooted in the past"?
Picasso, inveterate pillager and pasticheur
of art of the past, is not represented in the Frick Collection, which is confined to pre-Modern art.
What this book explores with considerable clarity are the responses of different poets across time as evidence of shifting hermeneutic attitudes and policies: the interpretative responses of a later poet, an Occitan poet, a Burgundian pasticheur
, to the larger and more contentious ethical questions raised for us by the Roland tradition in general.
To put the point even more provocatively: might not a pasticheur
like Peter Ackroyd be more historical than the historians, simply by virtue of being a historical pasticheur
Yet he was never a pasticheur
and remained a committed Modernist.
Ironically, two stories dutifully appended to Les Contes du chat perche, 'Le Commis du Pere Noel' and 'Le Mammouth', have proved to be not by Ayme at all but the work of a would-be pasticheur
, Frederic Lerich (according to Le Monde of 6 November 1998).
Significantly, given the date of the writing of Jacques, the word pasticheur
(a maker of copies or imitations) comes into the French around 1760.
David Bromwich claimed that he is `a good poet and more than a good pasticheur
, and his progress has been extremely odd'.
composed in association with Ravel) adds a particularly revealing detail, exhibiting Casella as an often sophisticated and able pasticheur
of a whole range of musical styles (the titles of the pieces are a form of pastiche in themselves: Richard Wagner: Einleitung des dritten Aufzuges, Claude Debussy: Entr'acte pour un drame en preparation, Richard Strauss: Sinfonia molestica .