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    • Defying Maintenance Mimesis: The Case of Somewhere over the Balcony by Charabanc Theatre Company 

      Ojrzyńska, Katarzyna (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2018-10-29)
      Making reference to Luce Irigaray’s definitions of mimesis and mimicry, and the ways in which these concepts respectively reinforce and challenge the phallogocentric order, this article investigates the representation of ...
    • Dichotomous Images in McEwan’s Saturday: In Pursuit of Objective Balance 

      Kosmalska, Joanna (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2011)
      Saturday sets out to depict the contemporary world with its ambiguities and paradox. In the novel, like in a mirror painting, every event, character and conflict is highlighted from diverse, often contradictory, angles by ...
    • Don DeLillo’s "White Noise": A Virilian Perspective 

      Pirnajmuddin, Hossein; Samani, Bahareh Bagherzadeh (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2019)
      Don DeLillo’s White Noise depicts a world of rapid techno-scientific and economical changes. Paul Virilio’s concepts of dromology and speed, as well as his notions of accident and technology, seem to be the most relevant ...
    • The Double Man: W. H. Auden’s Transatlantic Transformation 

      Partyka, Jacek (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015-11-17)
      The paper attempts to consider the problem of W. H. Auden’s political engagement in the 1930s in the context of his (in)famous decision to leave England and settle down in the USA. The transatlantic journey of the eponymous ...
    • Drama is for Life! Recreational Drama Activities for the Elderly in the UK 

      Sextou, Persephone; Smith, Cory (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017-10-25)
      Applied Theatre is an inclusive term used to host a variety of powerful, community-based participatory processes and educational practices. Historically, Applied Theatre practices include Theatre-in-Education (TiE), ...
    • “The Dude Abides”: How The Big Lebowski Bowled Its Way from a Box Office Bomb to Nation-Wide Fests 

      Małecka, Katarzyna (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2012-12-04)
      Since Blood Simple, the first film they wrote and directed together, the Coen Brothers have been working their way up in the film world and, in spite of their outside-the-mainstream taste for the noir and the surreal, have ...
    • Editorial 

      Filipczak, Dorota (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2011)
    • Editorial 

      Filipczak, Dorota (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2012-12-04)
    • Editorial 

      Anderson, Pamela Sue (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2014-11-25)
    • Editorial 

      Maszewska, Jadwiga (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2015-11-17)
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      Unknown author (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2013-11-01)
    • Edward Said and the Margins 

      Thomas, Tom (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2012-12-04)
      Edward Said was the quintessential intellectual of the last quarter of the twentieth century. Commonly celebrated as the founding figure of postcolonialism, his critical oeuvre spans varied terrain. The very strength of ...
    • Engaging the “Forbidden Texts” of Philosophy Pamela Sue Anderson talks to Alison Jasper 

      Anderson, Pamela Sue; Jasper, Alison (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2011)
    • Eros and Pilgrimage in Chaucer’s and Shakespeare’s Poetry 

      Kowalik, Barbara (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2013-11-01)
      The paper discusses erotic desire and the motif of going on pilgrimage in the opening of Geoffrey Chaucer’s General Prologue to The Canterbury Tales and in William Shakespeare’s sonnets. What connects most of the texts ...
    • Eroticism and Justice: Harold Pinter’s Screenplay of Ian McEwan’s The Comfort of Strangers 

      Mirowska, Paulina (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2013-11-01)
      The article centres upon Pinter’s creative adaptation of McEwan’s deeply allusive and disquieting text probing, amongst others, the intricacies and tensions of gender relations and sexual intimacy. It examines the ...
    • Eroticism in and of the City: The Question of Approach 

      Kębłowska-Ławniczak, Ewa (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2013-11-01)
      Discussions of eroticism usually commence with references to Georges Bataille and his L’Erotisme, whose first English edition was published under the title Death and Sensuality: A Study of Eroticism and the Taboo (1962), ...
    • Eroticism in the “Cold Climate” of Northern Ireland in Christina Reid’s The Belle of the Belfast City 

      Ojrzyńska, Katarzyna (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2013-11-01)
      Closely based on the dramatist’s personal experience, Christina Reid’s The Belle of the Belfast City offers a commentary on the life of the Protestant working class in the capital of Northern Ireland in the 1980s from a ...
    • Eroticism—Politics—Identity: The Case of Richard III 

      Kizelbach, Urszula (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2013-11-01)
      Richard III’s courtship of Lady Anne in William Shakespeare’s King Richard III is a blend of courtly speech and sexual extravaganza. His sexual energy and power of seduction were invented by Shakespeare to enhance the ...
    • “Eyes wide shut”: Paul Ricoeur’s Biblical Hermeneutics and the Course of Recognition in John Milton’s Paradise Lost 

      Grzegorzewska, Małgorzata (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2014-11-25)
      The author of the paper analyzes John Milton’s great epic narrative through the lenses of Paul Ricoeur’s biblical hermeneutics and his philosophical reflection, in particular the second chapter of the philosopher’s last ...
    • Éowyn and the Biblical Tradition of a Warrior Woman 

      Filipczak, Dorota (Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego, 2017-10-25)
      The article discusses the portrayal of Éowyn in Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings in the light of the biblical tradition of the warrior woman. The author focuses on the scene in which Éowyn slays the Nazgûl Lord in the battle ...