In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- This is not, we hasten to say, because the film is deliberately cold and self-referential in a postmodern fashion.
- Do you worry that being self-referential makes your work too insular, thereby limiting your audience?
- Although actors as spectators reinforces the self-referential theatrical imagery, it adds to the sense of an illustrated lecture.
- The poetry is in a sense self-referential because it explores the transcendental logics of the poetic process.
- Contemporary works created in this tradition are therefore necessarily intertextual and self-referential.
- About a year ago I read a critique of weblogs which was positive overall, but which made the criticism that the self-referential style of blogs was a weakness.
- The self-referential jibes and parody elements work well, as do the innumerable anime in-jokes.
- To put it another way, the work is self-referential to the extent that language and the poem are Pastior's only subjects.
- An unapologetically self-referential author, Levin constantly intertwines his own life with the story he is telling.
- The growing specialisation has fragmented the literature, and the fragments are enclosed in self-referential writing.
- The play is also very up-front about being a self-referential, postmodern story-about-stories kind of play, yet manages to do this in a way that's neither academic nor affected.
- While the author is self-conscious about being self-referential, he is also knowing about that self-conscious self-referentiality.
- Moreover, our model adds a dimension that is not present in either Belting or Warburg: the idea of art as a self-staging and self-referential project.
- He wishes now to turn away from such hard-edged, self-referential post-modern texts and get into a closer intimacy, a greater communion with his readers, the communion in which lies the main strength of the novel.
- In 1960, metafiction popped up, describing self-referential novels that dealt with the writing of fiction.
- Someday in the not too distant future, a university somewhere will have to teach an entire self-referential literature class about novels starring English teachers in Central Europe.
- If this isn't self-referential enough, the second novel Gabriel is working on is a historical novel set in Newfoundland.
- This is certainly a very self-referential movie, much more than your previous works.
- They might begin to take note of the fact that their self-absorbed and self-referential works over the past two decades in particular have made almost no impact.
- In deconstructive and psychoanalytic readings in particular, this allegedly pure and self-referential language returns to haunt the text's unity, coherence, and independence.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.