so that's why I did x, y, z during my 20s'), yet despite this fictitiousness
, it takes on and provides subjective Truth, a new position, (dis)orientation, sense to and of the world.
It is not entirely clear why he believes eye witnesses who are engaged in constructing their own life stories at a late stage of their lives are more reliable than a fictional film that, among others, through its star-studded cast, signals its fictitiousness
In signaling its own discursive disingenuousness it proclaims the fictitiousness
of all identity constructions and deconstructs contemporary race and gender conventions.
The divergent reception of Death of a Monk and The Dejani Estate cannot be accounted for as mere reactions to the admission or denial of their fictitiousness
Referring to himself as just another member of a collective group of veterans, his words, those of the men and women he served alongside, and their inherent sincerity are actually juxtaposed against two of the most maligned sources of fictitiousness
during the Vietnam era; the Hollywood scriptwriter and the Washington speechwriter.
To demonstrate the fictitiousness
of gender, I pointed to Song's masquerade and Gallimard's ability to "buy into it" and directed attention toward Gallimard's internal conflict between perceived notions of reality versus fantasy.
It is considered an illegitimate figure marked by overidentification and thus by fictitiousness
, fraud, and appropriation (Gary Weissman, Phantasies of Witnessing: Postwar Efforts to Experience the Holocaust [Cornell U.
of the medium and the Otherness of Medea's gender and ethnicity might also permit evaluation of these painful experiences while maintaining the 'distance' from audience members' personal histories proposed by Loraux.
By denying the factual, the verisimilar, in favor of the fictive, both the novela and the translation stress their own fictitiousness
Conceiving of the classic and its canonicity as never standing as it was in any specific past history, Coetzee postulates the necessity of remodeling it by intertwining fact and fictitiousness
, one of the signature strategies in his writing.
Abundant details--carefully designed fictive accoutrements, sleek in their form and with surfaces impeccably finished to fetishistic standards, as well as the calculated tension in the aligned connecting cables--contribute to the fictitiousness
of the ise-en-scne.