Creativity, psychoanalysis and Eugene O?Neill?s creative process

O'Neill is undisputedly one of the most autobiographical artists in modern literature. His creativity consistently moves around subjective exploration and autobiographical representation in his art. Therefore drama for him involves primarily dramatization of self and close relations such as mother, father and brother, and this association between life and art goes ...

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ASIM KARIM, NASIM RIAZ BUTT
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Universitas Kristen Petra
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Kata Volume 13, Number 2, December 2011: 236-248; Asim Karim (NA00404297), Nasim Riaz Butt (NA00404296)
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The Influence of Anton Chekhov on Samuel Beckett: Inaction and investment of hope into Godot-like figures in three sisters and waiting for Godot

Anton Chekhov has been very much influential on modern drama, especially on the Theatre of the Absurd; however, not much work has been done on his influence on the absurdist playwrights. Considering Harold Bloom`s definition of 'influence` writing 'much like' someone in the past'the seminal influence of Chekhov on Beckett is ...

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SAMIRA SASANI, PARVIN GHASEMI
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Universitas Kristen Petra
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Kata Volume 13, Number 2, December 2011: 221-235; Samira Sasani (NA00404295), Parvin Ghasemi (NA00404278)
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Signs and stage props in Tennessee Williams' Camino real

Humans from the early times have used signs to facilitate the communication in the early societies. Semiotics is an approach wherein howness is dominant; it is the investigation of how meaning is created and communicated through systems of signs. In the dramatic texts meanings are conveyed by two different forms of ...

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PARVIN GHASEMI, ROSHANAK YAZDANPOOR, AREF FAGHIH NASSIRI
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Universitas Kristen Petra
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Kata Volume 13, Number 2, December 2011: 202-220; Parvin Ghasemi (NA00404278), Roshanak Yazdanpoor (NA00404293), Aref Faghih Nassiri (NA00404294)
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A Comparative study: Self-realization in twentieth-century Western thought, Ibn e Arabi's idea, and theatre of the absurd

Following humans' struggles to achieve a better under-standing of the self throughout major historical periods, the idea of the quest for a whole self is once more rekindled in the anxiety-laden atmosphere of the twentieth century. However, unlike the previous approaches, the twentieth century reflection of the notion of the quest ...

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BAHEE HADAEGH
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Universitas Kristen Petra
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Kata Volume 13, Number 2, December 2011: 188-201; Bahee Hadaegh (NA00404292)
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From the mouths of babes: Children in recent Indonesian film and fiction

A noticeable trend in recent Indonesian fiction and film has been the use of children as protagonists. This paper examines the role of children in Andrea Hirata?s 2005 novel Laskar Pelangi (Rainbow Warriors) and the 2006 film Denias, directed by John de Rantau. I argue that, like the German Bildungsromane, these ...

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PAMELA ALLEN
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Universitas Kristen Petra
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Kata Volume 13, Number 2, December 2011: 179-187; Pamela Allen (NA00404291)
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Paradise lost dressed in the costume of history: John Martin?s rendition of paradise lost

The story of the loss of paradise has been read and interpreted in different ages. Commentary on Milton's Paradise Lost is not limited to verbal texts; painters and illustrators have contributed greatly to the poem by presenting their own time-bound readings and interpretations of the poem through their illustrations that are ...

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LALEH ATASHI, ALIREZA ANUSHIRAVANI
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Universitas Kristen Petra
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Kata Volume 13, Number 2, December 2011: 162-178; Laleh Atashi (NA00404290), Alireza Anushiravani (NA00404276)
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Identifying Indonesian-core vocabulary for teaching English to Indonesian preschool children: a corpus-based research

This corpus-based research focuses on building a corpus of Indonesian children?s storybooks to find the frequent content words in order to identify Indonesian-core vocabulary for teaching English to Indonesian preschool children. The data was gathered from 131 Indo-nesian children?s storybooks, which resulted in a corpus of 134,320 words. These data were ...

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MARYANI
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Universitas Kristen Petra
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Kata Volume 13, Number 2, December 2011: 147-161; Maryani (NA00404289)
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Formation of youth identity in Indonesian Islamic chick lit

This paper is to argue that literature studies may help reveal the formation of young Indonesian female Muslim identity by looking at the books they read and write. It will particularly discuss two popular Islamic Chick Lit Santri Semelekete [Funky Islamic Boarding School Girl] (2005) by Ma?rifatun Baroroh and Jilbab Britney Spears: Catatan Harian Sabrina [Britney ...

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NOVITA DEWI
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Universitas Kristen Petra
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Kata Volume 13, Number 1, June 2011: 134-146; Novita Dewi (NA00404288)
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Investigation of scalar implicatures of Binus university students

Scalar implicatures are based on a range of quantifiers ordered in terms of informational strength, for example in quantity: some, most, all; in frequency: sometimes, often, and always. This study measures the scalar implicatures among university students who learn English as a foreign language. The participants for this study are fourth semester English Department students at ...

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CLARA HERLINA KARJO
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Universitas Kristen Petra
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Kata Volume 13, Number 1, June 2011: 122-133; Clara Herlina Karjo (NA00404287)
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Archetypal anxieties in Stanley Kubrick?s the shining

The study intends to study the archetypal anxieties in Stanley Kubrick?s (1980) The Shining, which can be interpreted as Danny?s journey for the completion of his individualization process. In his individualization process, Danny has to go through the anxieties often seen in fairytales, such as separation anxieties, authoritarian anxieties, Oedipal rivalry anxieties, and sexual anxieties, in ...

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YA-HUEI WANG
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Universitas Kristen Petra
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Kata Volume 13, Number 1, June 2011: 112-122; Ya-huei Wang (NA00404286)
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