2008 Issue 2

Vol. X, no. 2, 2008 Writing the Self: Modes of Self-Portrayal in the Cultural Text

Andrei Codrescu. ADDING LIFE, ERASING THE RECORD abstract and full text

Bogdan Ştefǎnescu. VOICES OF THE VOID: ANDREI CODRESCU’S TROPICAL REDISCOVERY OF ROMANIAN CULTURE IN THE HOLE IN THE FLAG abstract and full text

Mihai Stroe. SPIRITUAL CROSSROADS: THE RELIGION OF THE INDIAN SIOUX IN THE CONTEXT OF THE ROMANTIC REVOLUTION abstract and full text

Monica Bottez. RONALD LEE WRITING THE GYPSY SELF abstract and full text

Monika Banaś. DECONSTRUCTION AND RECONSTRUCTION OF SELF IDENTITY: CONTEMPORARY FINNISH ROMA IN INTERCULTURAL DIALOGUE abstract and full text

Sorina Georgescu. (EX) SLAVE IDENTITIES SHAPED BY JOURNEYS ABROAD: AFRICAN-AMERICAN PREDERICK DOUGLAS IN HIS AUTOBIOGRAPHIES AND ROMANIAN RROMA SLAVE DINCĂ IN GHEORGHE SION’S EMANCIPAREA ŢIGANILOR abstract and full text

Andrei Guruianu. (IL)LEGITIMATE THIRD SPACES IN EDWIDGE DANTICAT’S THE DEW BREAKER abstract and full text

Adriana-Elena Stoican. LAYERED FEMALE IDENTITIES IN MRS. DUTTA WRITES A LETTER, MRS. SEN’S AND WINTERSCAPE abstract and full text

Geoffrey Parkes. PUTTING IT TOGETHER: ALBERT CAMUS, MICHEL FOUCAULT AND AN ETHICS OF THE SELF abstract and full text

Shellie McCullough. DECONSTRUCTION AS A PRAYER: CINDERS AND THE “WE” OF DERRIDA’S JEWISH SELF abstract and full text

Gerald MacLean. COURTING THE PORTE: EARLY ANGLO-OTTOMAN DIPLOMACY  abstract and full text

Donna Landry. PICTURING BENEVOLENCE: THE PICTURESQUE AND RADICAL CHARITY  abstract and full text

Mihaela Irimia. THE PROTRACTED PORTRAIT OF A LADY: EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY CARICATURE PORTRAIT NEGOTIATIONS abstract and full text

Sorana Corneanu. CONNOTATIONS OF “SELF-LOVE” IN THE EARLY MODERN ENGLISH LITERATURE ON THE PASSIONS abstract and full text

Alexandru-Dragoş Ivana. THE SENTIMENTAL TRIBUTE OF A TEAR”: SELF-REGARDING EMOTION, WRONG SYMPATHY, AND SENTIMENTAL IRONY IN HENRY MACKENZIE’S THE MAN OF FEELING abstract and full text

Monica Oancǎ. THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE MYSTIC SELF – THE BOOK OF MARGERY KEMPE abstract and full text

Oana-Alis Popescu. HENRY V: THE MACHIAVELLIAN PRODUCTION OF AN IDEAL KING abstract and full text

Eliana Ionoaia. THE CREOLIZATION OF THE SELF: FROM JANE EYRE TO WIDE SARGASSO SEA abstract and full text

Clementina Mihǎilescu. A MODE OF SELF-PORTRAYAL IN ROBERT PENN WARREN’S ELEVEN POEMS ON THE SAME THEME, VIA JUNG’S SOCIO-PSYCHOLOGICAL THEORY OF ARCHETYPES abstract and full text

Chris Tǎnǎsescu. FE/MALE (RE)FASHIONINGS OF THE SELF IN US AND UK CONTEMPORARY POETRY abstract and full text

Elena Nistor. “EVERY WOMAN ADORES A FASCIST”:  MALADIVE ADDICTIONS IN ENGLISH WOMEN’S POETRY abstract and full text

Richard Witt. BYRON, KINGLAKE’S EOTHEN AND THE “SELF” OF THE TRAVEL WRITER  abstract and full text