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The sense of time and of change was broadened and deepened , drawing into its
cycle social and historic phenomena . The cyclical character is superseded by
the sense of historic time . The grotesque images with their relation to changing ...
We understand the word canon not in the narrow sense of a specific group of
consciously established rules , norms , and proportions in the representation of
the human body . ( It is still possible to speak of the classic canon in such a
He also uses the word drum in the erotic sense in the Second Book , Chapter 25 ,
and in the Third Book , Chapter 28 . Words like “ stroke , ” “ to strike , " to " beat , "
and " stick ” ( baston ) were also used in this sense . The phallus was called ...
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Mikhail Mikhailovich Bakhtin (Russian: Михаил Михайлович Бахти́н, pronounced [mʲɪxʌˈil mʲɪˈxajləvʲɪtɕ bʌxˈtʲin]) (November 17, 1895, Oryol – March 7, 1975) was a Russian philosopher, literary critic ... Read full review
ONE Rabelais in the History of Laughter
TWO The Language of the Marketplace in Rabelais
THREE PopularFestive Forms and Images in Rabelais
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