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El final de El astillero
(2003) - Journal article,
The novel El astillero (Buenos Aires 1961), by Juan Carlos Onetti, provides two alternative endings, which have inspired a number of interpretations. The present article provides a reading based on the tension in the novel ...
Looking for post-traumatic growth in perpetrators of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda : a discussion of theoretical and ethical issues
(2017-12-12) - Journal article,
The theory of post-traumatic growth claims that, in the struggle to overcome difficult experiences, individuals may identify positive ways in which the experience has changed them. There is extensive evidence of survivors ...
France and the centenary of October
(2018-03-01) - Journal article,
"I am Rwandan" : unity and reconciliation in post-genocide Rwanda
(2018-06-20) - Journal article,
Drawing on a corpus of ten oral interviews with survivors and perpetrators of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, we examine how the government’s policy of unity and reconciliation has shaped post-genocide ...
En defensa de la biografía : hacia una “historia total”. Un llamado a la nueva generación de historiadores del siglo XIX mexicano
(2017-12-19) - Journal article,
The purpose of this essay is to highlight the importance of biography as a means to forging a “total history”. It defends the merits of biographical studies by emphasizing what it allows us to discover in terms of public, ...
Rendez-vous manqués : de qui, de quoi la poésie est-elle (la) contemporaine? (Mallarmé, Rancière)
(2015-03) - Journal article,
Intellectuals as sacrificial heroes : a comparative study of Bahram Beyzaie and Wole Soyinka
(2015-07-25) - Journal article,
A study of Bahram Beyzaie and Wole Soyinka’s works reveals how in two disparate cultural settings, traditional structures and themes appear in modern forms to renegotiate people’s cultural identity. Both writers demythologize ...
Romanians of the French Resistance
(2014-12) - Journal article,
“Iglesia me llamo”: realidad y ficción en los alias criminales del Siglo de Oro
(2017) - Journal article,
This study has both the purpose of re-introducing scholars to a rich trove of information about many criminal nicknames from the seventeenth century and the purpose of demonstrating that the creativity, and even exaggeration, ...
Iphigénie en Haïti : Gluck Opera in the French Colonial Caribbean
(2017-03) - Journal article,
Gluck is rightly hailed as the ‘first truly international opera composer’, although his internationalism is always understood in strictly European terms. This article seeks to expand our understanding of Gluck’s international ...