Category: Humanities

Empowerment in a Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

The issue of power has always existed in literature and it also appears in children and young adult literature. Fiction for young adults addresses subjects which people are faced with in everyday life and writers of such fiction try to make use of tangible topics to give a voice to


Obsessive Contradictions in ”PăDurea SpâNzurațIlor”

In this article I intend to treat the problem of contradictions on which the main character from the novel Pădurea spânzuraților, Apostol Bologa, develops. I also took into consideration the trigger of all these antonymic attitudes, the light, treating the element both in terms of literary approach as well as


Death Obsession in Anton Holban’s Novels

Love, death, jealousy, detailed psychological analysis of innerself, intimacy study, music, the sea, the exacerbated pride of the protagonist, superiority or inferiority complex, the lucidity with which he examines the experiences are central themes of Anton Holban’s works. Some of them are uniquely developed in an obsessive manner in each

Modern art-student monument-Abacus.

The values of Antiquity in Contemporary Literature and Arts

Starting from the books Critères esthétiques et jugement de gout of Yves Michaud and The Transfiguration of the Commonplace of Arthur Danto, the aim of the present article is to underline the influence of the values which are specific to Antiquity over modern and contemporary art and over literature which, in time, has proven

Book, literature,Glasses.

The Creation of the Romanian Literary Language Theoretized by Gheorghe Asachi

The principal objective of this paper is to investigate the question of the Romanian literary language creation as it was viewed by Gheorghe Asachi at the beginning of the nineteenth century. Since the writer remained known more as a poet by the public, our purpose is to focus on the

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Aspects of Spanish Paremiology

Each community has its own paremiological treasure. Considered “true gems of thought” by the Romanian writer Mihai Eminescu (1989: 8), proverbs represent a product of folklore, but also a speech act (Danilov, 1995: 9), so, in other words, proverbs are the exponential potential of a certain language and of a

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Le role de la langue roumaine dans le processus d’internationalisation de l’enseignement superieur roumain

The aim of this article is to examine the role of the Romanian language in relation to the discourse and processes of internationalization and globalization in the context of Romanian higher education system. More precisely, through this research project we analyze the way in which the Romanian language can be

Freedom, birth flying.

Freedom – a Way of Surviving in the Novel “Everything Flows”

The present study focuses on the way in which a great humanist, the Russian writer Vasily Grossman, succeeds in understanding ‘his century’, the century of the totalitarian regimes which denied and suppressed one of the most important human values: freedom. In his novel Everything Flows, Grossman concentrates on the idea