1-20 of 42 Search Results for

Erich Auerbach

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2004) 31 (2): 11–34.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Edward W. Said Edward W. Said 2003 Erich Auerbach, Critic of the Earthly World Edward W. Said . . . human beings are not born once and for all on the day their mothers give birth to them, but that life obliges them to give...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2012) 39 (2): 71–74.
Published: 01 May 2012
... revolution and the emergence of world literature, and situates a number of studies in the dossier as concerned with this link. Finally, it presents Erich Auerbach and Edward Said as contributors to a potential radicalization of the philology of world literature, replacing its organicist-nationalist...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2015) 42 (2): 105–134.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Bolaño’s fascist preoccupation—visible from early works like the coauthored Consejos de un discípulo de Morrison a un fanático de Joyce (Advice from a Morrison disciple to a Joyce fan) and The Third Reich— in terms of Erich Auerbach’s elaboration of figura , the mode of medieval exegesis according to which...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 169–189.
Published: 01 August 2012
...” evangelicalism plays in American political and cultural life. Using Erich Auerbach’s understanding of “passio” as a guide, I suggest ways in which Ellison’s novel figures a worldly vision of human passion and belonging that is a rebuttal to the ultranationalist evangelicalism of the eighties and now. Book...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2021) 48 (1): 3–15.
Published: 01 February 2021
... Auerbach, and Sheldon Pollock. Copyright © 2021 Duke University Press 2021 Erich Auerbach Kenneth Burke language in society Sheldon Pollock Raymond Williams References Arac Jonathan . 2015 . “ Are Americans Plural but America Mono? ” ADFL Bulletin 43 , no. 2 : 34 – 36...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2021) 48 (1): 177–206.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Marc Nichanian; Narine Jallatyan This essay examines Orientalism within the context of Edward Said’s works and the contemporary critical debates around them. Inspired by Erich Auerbach, Said strove to conceive of humanism as overcoming the European imperialist legacy. Yet not only does Said fail...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 187–198.
Published: 01 May 2010
... globalization of racial thought in its latest civilizationist guise. To establish this present moment as the contested future of the long tradition of antiracist humanism outlined by Gilroy, the essay draws on the thought of Erich Auerbach and C. L. R. James to develop a schema that firmly anchors this...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2010) 37 (3): 123–149.
Published: 01 August 2010
.... Weltliteratur, therefore is a visionary concept, for it transcends national lit- eratures without, at the same time, destroying their individualities.” This remark, whose attitude is iterated in Pamuk’s edebiyatçılar, occurs in Said’s preface to the English-language translation of Erich Auerbach’s...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2016) 43 (2): 207–208.
Published: 01 May 2016
... 208 boundary 2 / May 2016 in Ancient Greece: Matter, Sensation, and Experience (2010) and The Sublime in Antiquity (2015), and the editor of Time, History, and Literature: Selected Essays of Erich Auerbach (2014). Bruce Robbins is Old Dominion Foundation Professor of the Humanities in the...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2004) 31 (2): 35–53.
Published: 01 May 2004
... issue of Saidian humanism, I want to consider what it is; why it was such a fixture of Said’s intellectual trajectory; and how humanist inter- pretation was complicated by the critique of Orientalism. As is well known, the German philologist Erich Auerbach remains a consistent reference point in...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2004) 31 (2): 1–9.
Published: 01 May 2004
... and Jewish Identity: Hannah Arendt and the Ques- tion of Palestine in Hannah Arendt in Jerusalem, ed. Steven E. Ascheim (Berkeley: Uni- versity of California Press, 2001), 165–80. 10. See Erich Auerbach, Mimesis: The Representation of Reality in Western Literature, Fiftieth-Anniversary ed., trans...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2010) 37 (3): 79–89.
Published: 01 August 2010
... of the Greco-Roman world that they wanted, in the words of Thucydides, to preserve as a treasure of truth forever—did not abate easily. It is striking that the Romance philologist Erich Auerbach writes, a few years after the publication of his book, Mimesis: The Repre- sentation of Reality in...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2008) 35 (1): 197–215.
Published: 01 February 2008
... argument capable of engaging the rhetorical and historical complexity of the matter. Said’s reading of Erich Auerbach’s late essay “Philology and Weltliteratur” opens a substantial reconsidera- tion of the modern novel.15 In that essay, Auerbach argued that a certain type of intellectual training...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2019) 46 (4): 31–62.
Published: 01 November 2019
... . Arnold Matthew . (1869) 2006 . Culture and Anarchy . Edited by Garnett Jane . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Auerbach Erich . (1958) 2014 . “ Vico’s Contribution to Literary Criticism .” In Time, History, and Literature: Selected Essays of Erich Auerbach , edited by Porter...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 February 2004
... victims, then where are the victors against whom we might struggle? The thinking here is either desperate or paranoid, or both. A much more serious parallel gesture might be found in Erich Auerbach’s extraordinarily poignant analysis of Virginia Woolf. In this analysis, Auerbach claims that the style...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 7–27.
Published: 01 August 2012
... beginning of our conversation, to my suggestion that your work embraces some sort of social scientific scrutiny. I believe this relates to the way you employ the notion of humility in our conversa- tion. Let’s take Erich Auerbach’s humility, for instance. Auerbach says that Mark’s Gospel “portrays...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2008) 35 (3): 213–221.
Published: 01 August 2008
... their principles of literary analysis, this void has become both a symptom and a cause of profound transformation. The departure, over half a century, of scholars with the prestige and the intellectual power of Erich Auerbach, Kenneth Burke, Américo Castro, Lucien Goldmann, Jacques...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2020) 47 (2): 5–17.
Published: 01 May 2020
... © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 Joseph Frank Allen Tate Fyodor Dostoevsky spatial form References Arac Jonathan . 2012 . “ What Does a Professor Do When He Retires? ” Critical Quarterly 54 , no. 1 : 60 – 70 . Auerbach Erich . (1946) 1953 . Mimesis: The...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 213–225.
Published: 01 May 2014
... conjuncture, this part of the book is where Apter trains her gaze on untranslatability’s secular and theological dimensions, and the proper names involved are Erich Auerbach, Edward Said, Jacques Derrida, and Abdelfattah Kilito. Auerbach’s critical practice is described as a “theo- logical figuralism...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2016) 43 (2): 179–204.
Published: 01 May 2016
... is overseeing the 2014 Report on the Undergraduate Comparative Literature Curriculum (e-mail­ correspon- dence, February 7, 2014). 3. Erich Auerbach, Mimesis: The Representation of Reality in Western Literature, trans. Willard R. Trask (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1953), 23...