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To understand fully these narratives, however, it is necessary to recognize that they not only speak to the chiasmus of double desire but also figure that desire in chiasmic structures.
the long march through the Hells of the Enlightenment, through the blood-swamps of the ideologies" [SD]), Muller understands the ironic chiasms of Shakespeare's/Hamlet's/Horatio's narrative, (16) and indeed adopts this chiasmic irony in his own writerly life.
The poet employs such chiasmic ordering elsewhere in the hymn as well.
4) This chiasmic exchange of voices in which we lend voice to a fictional character, exchanging his "I" for ours, addresses Cavell's recognition that we must show ourselves to the text.
The chiasmic abject punishment, "Disfiguring not God's likeness, but their own, / Or if his likeness, by themselves defac't," crosses divine and human images with disfiguring and defacing.
This movement from death to life is therefore inverted by that from life to death, so that each folds back upon the other in the chiasmic space (death-life/life-death) that is realized in the novel in the hollowed out space of the inner chambers, the site of Fraulein Benjamenta's death, where secrets are revealed--to be without content--and where the ultimate meaning of both life and death and the meaning of meaning are ultimately withheld.
And, as Laszlo Moholy-Nagy pointed it out, if you replace szumbath with English sunbath and wassarnap with the English-Hungarian hybrid waternap, you get a kind of chiasmic structure of interlingual meaning
In Heidegger's chiasmic formulation, "[the] artist is the origin of the work.
Paster's argument could serve as the chiasmic "other half" of Katherine Rowe's intelligent analysis of Crooke's Microcosmographia and of the anatomist's hand.
In a chiasmic crossing of the normative and medical forms of anthropology, the early German Romantic Friedrich von Hardenberg, better known as Novalis, adds a third question to anthropology's disciplinary concerns: what does man as natural being make of man?
To conclude, I shall suggest that the chiasmic formulation of those relationships in Measure for Measure means that our attempts to resolve them, which have proved to be unsatisfying, must necessarily remain unsatisfied.
In the above passage, Wordsworth employs a chiasmic rhetoric similar to that which he developed in his "Preface to Lyrical Ballads" (1802), which aligns, relates and substitutes the responses of his readers for the responses of the poet.