immurement


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The details of this scene--the emotional and spatial proximity Abraham describes; the almost voyeuristic interest on Effrem's part in Mary's virginal integrity; Abraham's economic dispossession of the underage Mary counterbalanced by his negotiations with Effrem about their future spiritual investment of her; the unprecedented anchoritic immurement of an eight-year old child (49)--stand in stark contrast to the kinds of freedom canonesses at Gandersheim would have expected for the women in their foundation, young to old.
16) On the other hand, the name of Julius Muir is related both to Poe's work and to the events in Oates's story: whereas "Julius" evokes an unfinished travel narrative by Poe, "The Journal of Julius Rodman"--Muir dislikes traveling--"Muir" echoes both the walls in which Poe's fictional wife, and cat are immured and also Julius's literal and metaphorical immurement in his own body.
A strikingly original insight offers us escape from this living immurement.
My project, resisting the effect's immurement in postmodern literary studies (witness Richardson 34-37), proclaims its transhistoricality.
Most curious is a ghost-surrogate burial ritual involving the immurement in the drainage hole of a wall of a specially manufactured reed puppet (see below).
Meanwhile, to encourage leasing activity and, at the same time, to facilitate the Immurement of capital goods for development activity, the Government provided leasing companies with facilities in the form of exemption from import duties and from other import levies, i.
With The Three-Arched Bridge, Kadare returns to the mythical fountainhead of Albania's haunted history to bring to life one of the most awesome motifs of Balkan legendary, that of immurement.