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This present day Edgar Allan Poe is a well known and very popular writer. whilst, 100 years in the past (1909), a gaggle of Poe buddies, fanatics and students bought jointly on the college of Virginia to commemorate Poe’s delivery centenary, that they had to take action so that it will regulate the continual misstatements of his prior biographers, and to right the unsettled judgment of his literary rank.
Now, in 2009, many Poe lovers and students are accumulating jointly once again to honour Poe at the moment centenary of his delivery. varieties of occasions (theatrical and musical performances, booklet auctions, etc.) and educational meetings were celebrated on each side of the Atlantic, acclaiming Poe’s literary rank back. This quantity brings jointly a variety of students with diversified serious ways and succeeds in laying off new mild on E. A. Poe at the social gathering of his Bicentenary. The publication is equipped into 3 important sections; the 1st half makes a speciality of the reception of Poe in nice Britain, France, and Spain; the second one revisits a few of Poe’s major legacies, corresponding to his tales of detection, the Gothic, and technological know-how Fiction; and the 3rd bargains with the classy caliber of his narratives and likewise bargains an research of his paintings integrating textual content Linguistics in the broader learn of social discourses.

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1 Bécquer is a different case, though. Obviously, it is not intended here to state that he wrote his works only under Poe’s influence, since Bécquer kept literary ties to Hoffman, Heine, and Musset, among others. However, his poetry and his prose – on which we are going to focus when talking about Leyendas (1871) – reflect as very few literary works written in Spanish the reminiscences due to Poe. The study of the relationships between these two writers becomes more interesting if we consider the 36 Ricardo Marín-Ruiz importance they have in their respective literary contexts.

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It meant striving for an aesthetic ideal. It meant taking art to the extreme to create an apotheosis of beauty. It meant acknowledging the primacy of art over nature. 28 Sonya Isaak The authors share, above all, the desire to define themselves in a new way, as elegant outsiders. Poe sought to present himself as a Southern gentleman with refined tastes. 6 The writers’ biographies correlated with the style and choice of subject matter of their writing. Both Poe and Baudelaire integrated the relevant autobiographical theme of alienation from society into their works.

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