Journal of European Studies

Journal of European Studies is a magazine specializing in Social Science topics.

Articles from Vol. 30, No. 4, December

Autumn Interiors, or the Ladies Eve: Woody Allen's Ingmar Bergman-Complex
BERT CARDULLO [*] If without knowing anything whatsoever about the work of either director, one had seen Ingmar Bergman's Autumn Sonata right after Woody Allen's Interiors, one might easily have concluded that the Swedish film-maker had attempted...
Borders: The Aesthetic of Conquest in Soviet Cinema of the 1930s [1]
EMMA WIDDIS [*] In 1935, the Narodnyi komissariat vnutrennykh del [NKVD], or Ministry of Internal Affairs, assumed control of Soviet cartography. This political move may be read as a symbolic acknowledgment of the ideological power of the map. In...
'.To Give.Death a Place' Rejecting the 'Ineffability' of the Holocaust: The Work of Gillian Rose and Anne Michaels
ANN PARRY [*] 'Mourning draws on transcendent but representable justice which makes the suffering of immediate experience visible and speakable.' Gillian Rose, Mourning Becomes the Law, p. 36. 'The point now is to see in the 'malady of grief'...
Translating the Symbolizing into the Symbolized: After Walter Benjamin
E. D. YEATS [*] 'Un terme de splendeur brilliant, ou qu'il s'eteigne, inverse' Mallarme ('Crise de vers'). 'I have an habitual feeling of my real life having past, and that I am leading a posthumous existence' Keats (30 November 1820)....