Issue 1-2/2010



THE THEME OF THIS ISSUE:

BEYOND THE PYRENEES:
A PHILOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE






CONTENTS



FOR THE ATTENTION OT THE MINISTER OF EDUCATION,
YOUTH AND SCIENCE

Groaning and Moaning about Illiteracy won't Help. What's Needed is a Strategy about Education and Effective Merasures! (Here the Entire Text is in Bulgarian only) page 7

HISTORY AND THEORY OF LITERARY CRITICISM

The Portrait as a Genre in Bulgarian Literary Criticism page 9

THEME OF THE ISSUE:
BEYOND THE PYRENEES: A PHILOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE

All Abstracts are in Spanish
About History, Languages and Literature between the Pyrenees and the Andes Boian Valtchev (Here the Entire Text is in Bulgarian only) page 23
ni Levi
Emilia Tsenkova Initiator of Spanish Studies in Bulgaria and of Bulgarian Studies in Spain
page 25
Spanish and Linguistics are My Destiny
An Interview with Emilia Tsenkova
page 30
Milena Popova
Towards a Typology of Syntactic Categories in Modern Spanish
page 36
Milena Marinkova
Notes on Some Phonetic and Phonological Peculiarities of the Aragonese Dialect Compared to Castilian
page 47
Boriana Kiuchukova-Petrinska
Phraseological Units with Cardinal Numbers in Spanish and Bulgarian
page 51
Adriana Mitkova
Diminutive Forms in Female Speech: Nature of Usage
page 58
Ludmila Ilieva
An Attempt at a Typology of Errors in Literary Translations from Spanish into Bulgarian
page 66
Radiana Drinova
Approaches and Methods in Language Teaching: The Role of Grammar Instruction
page 74
Petar Velchev
Spanish Poetic Eros
page 84
Mariana Dimitrova
The Autobiographical Form of Narrative in the Spanish Picaresque Novel: Significance and Functions
page 89
Peter Mollov
The Book of Good Love by Juan Ruiz, Archpriest of Hita, through the Eyes of a Modern Person
page 98
Tatyana Panteva
The Novel Nothing: A Late Rereading
page 104
Stefka Kojouharova
Translational Reception of Federico García Lorca in Bulgaria 1944/481989
page 111
Yana Andreeva
The Diary Genre in Portugal: History and Contemporary Trends
page 122
Veneta Sirakova
Self-Reference in the Novels The Nine Guardians and The Book of Lamentations by Rosario Castellanos
page 131
Liliana Tabakova
Collective Memory and Values: Mexican Corridos about Drug Traffickers
page 138
Evgenia Vucheva
Irony as a Discourse Strategy
page 151
Donka Mangatcheva
The Directive Speech Act: Illocution and Perlocution
page 164
Stanimir Michev
Step by Step to Film Translation
page 173

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Maria Spasova
SENSUS IGNOTUS?
page 182
Diana Yankova, Andrey Andreev
Canadian Literature and the Bulgarian Translation Tradition: An Overview
page 188
Krasimir Hristakiev
Molieres High Comedy and 17th Century French Society: Some Consequences of The Process of Civilization
page 195

ANNIVERSARIES

Enchanted by Bulgarian Studies
A Conversation with Grigoriy Venediktov on the Eve of His 80th Anniversary
Here the Entire Text is in Bulgarian only
page 208

BOOK REVIEWS

Mihail Videnov about the Book by Grigor Konstantinov Here the Entire Text is in Bulgarian only page 219
Penka Garusheva about the Book . by Kiril Dimchev Here the Entire Text is in Bulgarian only page 222
Konstantin G. Popov about the Book by Metodi Bezhanski Here the Entire Text is in Bulgarian only page 226

EVENTS

International Conference on Bulgarian Studies in Moscow Here the Entire Text is in Bulgarian only page 230
A Session dedicated to Boris Delchev Here the Entire Text is in Bulgarian only page 234
BLN What Is This? Here the Entire Text is in Bulgarian only page 235

OUR AUTHORS

page 237