Initially, they remind the viewer that Lavinia no longer has the parts of herself that emblematize
The majority of this chapter focuses on Walcott's rejection of the call to emblematize
the African Caribbean peasant as the icon of cultural retention and authenticity, much as the white jibaro is now consolidated as the authentic representation of culture in Hispanic Caribbean islands.
As Christensen illustrates, Sengbe Pieh and the Amistad revolt are mobilized as symbols by people of African descent to critique "contemporary patterns of racialized, global inequality" and emblematize
the "complex dynamics of black transnational subject formation within global networks of capitalist production, past and present" (10).
She is plainly moved by the word pictures painted by Agee that draw upon childhood innocence and desire to emblematize
Since its publication in early 1899, the story has grown to emblematize
Conrad and the modern experience.
but I'm the black negre of Quebec," and Laxmi emblematize
the problematic nature of skin color and emotional affiliations.
Busst's preceding interpretation stresses the way in which Ballanche's compromises in the argument over the origins of language emblematize
his negotiation of the politics of Romanticism: 'ce traditionaliste est en meme temps un liberal et un progressiste; ce defenseur du trone et de l'autel deviendra partisan d'un plebeianisme radical, se scandalisant toujours davantagede l'entetement reactionnaire des Bourbons et du Vatican' (p.
In making Crusoe's forms of sublimation unavailable to Moll and Roxana, Defoe emphasizes their instrumental relationships with substitute mothers and failed children, and allows their anxieties about incest to emblematize
the fragile state of the affective nuclear family.
Donald (who does not reflect on her privilege but does a very interesting job of reflecting on the construction of autobiography); Fiona Stewart (who reflects on her attempts to use a Rhodes scholarship - established by someone who "could be said to emblematize
the imperialist, sexist, and racist attitudes and institutions of Western society" (p.
With Gardens, Robert Pogue Harrison graces readers with a thoughtful, wide-ranging examination of the many ways gardens emblematize
the human condition.
the duke's preemptory granting of Barnardine's pardon"--both of which defy realism--disclose Shakespeare's belief that "the dream of autonomy" is untenable even for the artist whom both characters emblematize
Cervantes, like Lope, resorts to the monster to emblematize
his dramatic art, but he does it in ways that both echo and depart from the Lopian model.