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Thompson and Taylor's Hamlet, then, is the edition of choice for those who dislike conflated texts, and who are interested in the play's literary and theatrical reception.
"The board had conflated religion with science in a manner that poorly served the young people of Ohio."
And here it emerged again, along with some thoughts about determinism--having your future handed to you versus the moral value of "free will," something which is particularly American, particularly "now," and particularly conflated with economic expansion.
Longfellow modeled his poem on the Finnish epic Kavelala, conflated the Iroquoian Hiawatha with an Algonquian culture hero named Nanabozho, and from that point on Hiawatha was never the same.
In her chapter on child loss poetry, Hammons describes vividly a culture in which motherhood was mythologized, idealized, feared, and demonized, one in which many believed women's acts of imagination during pregnancy "could influence the shape of their unborn babies" (165), one in which "a mother-poet's agency in writing a poem on child loss" could easily "be conflated with her supposed agency in ensuring (or not) the life of her child" (13).
Similarly, when she discusses "protest" or "proletariat" elements of Fauset's works (it is never clear why these two terms are conflated), she states that Plum Bun "exemplifies the proletarian strain through the valorization of the folk as the center of black art as well as Angela's admission of her black heritage to protest discrimination against Miss Powell." But Jones never explains how the folk are "proletarian" by their very nature, and a protest against discrimination does not in and of itself indicate a proletarian strain.
I expect it gets conflated with marketing during practice deliberations about whether to set up a site or not.
But that doesn't mean the problem of terrorism should be conflated with that of illegal immigration.
Harvard's president, Lawrence Summers, launches himself into an unattractive polemic in which he conflates Sharon's policies with all of Israel, Israel with all Jews, and thus seems able to conclude that economic boycotts protesting specific human rights abuses under Sharon's leadership are "anti-Semitic in their effect." Entrepreneurs operating in Muslim countries, having happily conflated the American economy with the American President, are profiting from boycotts of American products through a boost in sales of catchy alternatives like Mecca Cola and Halal Fried Chicken.
An editing error occurred in the review by Regina Morantz-Sanchez of A Darker Ribbon by Ellen Leopold, published in our January 2000 issue, with the result that the two surgeons who treated Rachel Carson for breast cancer were conflated. The dose of the second paragraph should have read: "Though he removed two tumors from her left breast and found one 'suspicious enough' to require a mastectomy, Carson's inquiry as to whether the tumor was malignant met with the reassurance that it only 'bordered' on malignancy.
Though Jacoby grossly underestimated the right's capacity to contain the left within higher education, essentially conflated postmodernists with the left as a whole, and virtually ignored other progressive currents, he diagnosed spreading afflictions, like inane writing, excessive theorizing, and self-promotion.
For King Lear, whose text is the most difficult to establish, the editors have published the First Quarto text on one page and the Folio text on the facing page and this is followed by a conflated version.
Likewise, the long, and complexly varying, 'Get thee to a Nunnerie' scene, studied in the threefold version, presents the textually minded reader with many an eclaircissement not so easily won from a conflated text with textual apparatus.
The next series, "One End," 2005, a group of aluminum plates two feet in diameter coated with green, pink, yellow, or blue sequins, echoed the mirror motif from I Love You, yet their flat metallic support--and the fact that they were hung on the wall--added another dimension: They conflated the condition of two visual devices, mirror and painting.