Martinique Commentaries - MartiniqueSnake Charmer

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    Martinique Snake  Charmer  Preface, Antille, Creole Dialogue Discussion
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    Preface “In Martinique, in the spring of 1941, our  vision splits in two.” (page 39) Reference to experiments with photo of  half faces.  Try this site:  http://www.yestheyrefake.net/ideal_bea uty2.htm
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    Preface: dualities Interior / exterior world André Masson / André Breton Malaise / radiance Lyrical language / expository language Ideal / real Artists / human beings
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    “Antille” poem by Masson He feels himself blending in with nature Nature is conflated with image of a  woman Sensual and symbolic Imagery from the island
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    Antecedents to “Antille” I am black, but comely, O ye daughters of Jerusalem, as the tents of Kedar, as the curtains of Solomon. Look not upon me, because I am black, because the sun hath looked upon me:
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    I have compared thee, O my love, to a  company of horses in Pharaoh's chariots.  Thy cheeks are comely with rows of 
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This note was uploaded on 06/02/2011 for the course HIST 1112 taught by Professor Tba during the Spring '08 term at Georgia Southern University .

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