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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 5–14.
Published: 01 March 2013
... of implicating Arabic studies, a field in which the question of which languages are relevant may seem as counterintuitive as in American studies. Given its (post)colonial contexts, comparative approaches to Arabic literature have tended to emphasize its relations with British and French literatures...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (3): 360–381.
Published: 01 September 2021
...Rebecca C. Johnson Abstract This article looks at cross-revolutionary writing among Arab writers who, after the 1967 War, looked to Vietnam as an anti-imperialist revolutionary co-cause of the Palestinians and a possible alternative future of national liberation, and to Vietnamese literature...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (3): 255–269.
Published: 01 September 2021
.... But there is another genesis story that begins in the late eighteenth century in Spain and Italy, countries with histories entangled with the Arab presence in Europe during the medieval period. Emphasizing the role of Arabic in the formation of European literatures, Juan Andrés wrote the first comparative history...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (3): 265–284.
Published: 01 September 2013
... of Oregon 2013 Works Cited Allan Michael . “How Adab Became Literary: Formalism, Orientalism, and the Institutions of World Literature.” Journal of Arabic Literature 43 ( 2012 ): 1 – 25 . Print . Asad Talal . “Ethnography, Literature, and Politics: Some Readings and Uses...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 68–88.
Published: 01 January 2010
... . New York: Pantheon, 2002 . Khater, Akram. “Emile Habibi: The Mirror of Irony in Palestinian Literature.” Journal of Arabic Literature 24 .1 ( 1993 ): 75 -94. Livne, Neri. “The Wandering Arab.” Ha'aretz 1 Sep. 2004 . < http://www.haaretz.co.il/hasite/pages/ShArt.jhtml?itemNo=380106...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (2): 171–193.
Published: 01 June 2019
... within, at least to some extent. He was an active member of a binational communist party—the first Maki (Communist Party of Israel) and, later, Rakaḥ (New Communist List) 10 —and represented it in the Israeli parliament. He even accepted, to the dismay of many, the Israel Prize for Arabic Literature...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 19–40.
Published: 01 March 2019
... narrative as line, for all three regard a linear conception of narrative as inadequate for the study of literary form. The Persian scholar Abd al-Qahir al-Jurjani ( d. 1078 ), a major theorist of Arabic literature whose studies of rhetoric and metaphorical language remain influential, finds support for his...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (2): 158–177.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Français, ni Arabe': Literature, Exile, and Identity in Beur Fiction in France.” Critique (Fall 1997 ): 85 -94. Young, Iris M. “Abjection and Oppression: Dynamics of Unconscious Racism, Sexism, and Homophobia.” Crises in Continental Philosophy . Eds. Alreen, Dallery, Charles, Scott, and Roberts...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (2): 222–237.
Published: 01 June 2017
...-palestinian-writing >. Hassan Waïl S . Immigrant Narratives: Orientalism and Cultural Translation in Arab American and Arab British Literature . Oxford : Oxford UP , 2011 . Print . Hochberg Gil . “To Be or Not to Be an Israeli Arab: Sayed Kashua and the Prospect of Minority Speech...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 454–456.
Published: 01 December 2011
.... It is a deep irony of this work that Shaaban, steeped in Arab feminist debates, overlooks the structuring power of this enduring trope in and for the West. Writing from Syria, where she has taught at Damascus University as a professor of English literature since 1985, Shaaban seems here to have most...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 448–451.
Published: 01 December 2011
.... It is a deep irony of this work that Shaaban, steeped in Arab feminist debates, overlooks the structuring power of this enduring trope in and for the West. Writing from Syria, where she has taught at Damascus University as a professor of English literature since 1985, Shaaban seems here to have most...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 452–454.
Published: 01 December 2011
.... It is a deep irony of this work that Shaaban, steeped in Arab feminist debates, overlooks the structuring power of this enduring trope in and for the West. Writing from Syria, where she has taught at Damascus University as a professor of English literature since 1985, Shaaban seems here to have most...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (3): 270–288.
Published: 01 September 2021
...: Anuario (1978–2019) Languages of Literary Works Comparative Literature 1616: Anuario Ancient Greek 1.00% 0.76% Arabic — — Bengali 0.50% — Catalan 0.50% 2.27% Chinese 1.49% 1.52% Danish 0.50% — English 30.35% 10.61% French 20.90% 12.12% Galician...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (1): 110–124.
Published: 01 March 2021
... d’Antoine Galland . Paris : PUF , 1986 . Mazzoni Guido . Theory of the Novel , translated by Hanafi Zakiya . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2017 . Mottahedeh Roy P. “ ʻAjā’ib in The Thousand and One Nights .” In The Thousand and One Nights in Arabic Literature...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 272–297.
Published: 01 September 2019
... decades, scholars have examined this question with respect to Sanskrit, Persian, and Arabic literary histories. 1 These explorations have clarified how premodern cosmopolitanisms’ ways of mattering inflect and extend the scope and meaning of cosmopolitanism today (see Pollock, “Cosmopolitan...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 271–292.
Published: 01 September 2006
.... The same Abu-Haidar, in an earlier essay of 1989, had in fact correctly assessed that, facing the hypothesis of an Arab origin of early mod- ern European poetry, “scholars have continued . . . to line themselves on both COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/274 sides of this controversial divide” (“Diminutives” 239...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): i–xx.
Published: 01 June 2004
... on a wide variety of topics such as translation, word and image, meter, Arabic literature, and the material culture of collecting. Excellent participants found the extended workshop format intense and stimu- lating. Sunny and spring-like, Ann Arbor felt like San Marcos to many of us from the chilly...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 114–131.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Arabic for the humanities—in particular the domains of literature (story/novel) and history—ultimately aligns ideal style with ideal audience: al-ʿumūmiyya , generalism, with al-ʿāmma , the common people. Yet Zaydān’s embrace of an upwardly mobile lughat al-ʿāmma —redefined along the expanded...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (2): 242–246.
Published: 01 June 2013
... synthesis in the Conclusion assertively titled “What Is Literature If Not Comparative?” And as a bonus, through selected pieces placed in an appendix (“Reviewing: More Explications and Implications we get to witness how Levin, a broad-gauged practitioner, deals with the demanding critical works...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (2): 246–249.
Published: 01 June 2013
... synthesis in the Conclusion assertively titled “What Is Literature If Not Comparative?” And as a bonus, through selected pieces placed in an appendix (“Reviewing: More Explications and Implications we get to witness how Levin, a broad-gauged practitioner, deals with the demanding critical works...