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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 60–71.
Published: 01 March 2018
... or inexplicable fictional world. Limbotopia not only reflects the loss of temporality in postmodernism but also responds to very specific historical and political configurations. We analyze the incidence of limbotopia in works by Israeli, American, British, Russian, and South Korean writers and film-makers...
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Comparative Literature (2024) 76 (1): 86–104.
Published: 01 March 2024
... furnishes an elastic, anxious, and unstable mise-en-scène. daniel.matore@york.ac.uk Copyright © 2024 by University of Oregon 2024 experimental fiction narratology comparative literature British postmodernism In the closing scenes of Fish Tank (2009) and American Honey ( 2016...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (2): 128–141.
Published: 01 March 2009
.... “Paradigms of the Slave Trade in Two British Novels.” The International Fiction Review 23 . 1 ( 1996 ): 1 -6. Schmidt, James. “The Legacy of the Enlightenment.” Philosophy and Literature 26 . 2 ( 2002 ): 432 -42. Spaas, Lieve, and Brian Stimpson, eds. Robinsoe Crusoe: Myths and Metamorphoses...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 389–403.
Published: 01 September 2001
.... “On the Impossibility of a Global Cultural Studies: ‘British’ Cultural Studies in an ‘International’ Frame.” Critical Dialogues: Cultural Studies, Marxism, and Postmodernism in the Writings of Stuart Hall. Ed. Kuan-Hsing Chen and David Morley. London and New York: Routledge, 1995. 361-91. Sumida, Stephen...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 199–202.
Published: 01 March 2008
... that “inherent attributes” are in fact “strategi- cally produced” (43), generating “a less natural conception of Englishness and a more cosmopolitan tradition of British writing” (53). But as my summary means to demon- strate, piety has no place in this criticism. Walkowitz notes in her introduction...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (3): 233–261.
Published: 01 June 2001
... University Press, 1994 . 191 -96. Coren, Stanley. Sleep Thieves: An Eye-opening Exploration into the Science & Mysteries of Sleep . New York: Free Press, 1996 . Ekirch, A. Roger. “Sleep We Have Lost: Pre-Industrial Slumber in the British Isles.” American Historical Review 106 . 2 ( April...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 186–188.
Published: 01 March 2008
... that “inherent attributes” are in fact “strategi- cally produced” (43), generating “a less natural conception of Englishness and a more cosmopolitan tradition of British writing” (53). But as my summary means to demon- strate, piety has no place in this criticism. Walkowitz notes in her introduction...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 188–192.
Published: 01 March 2008
... that “inherent attributes” are in fact “strategi- cally produced” (43), generating “a less natural conception of Englishness and a more cosmopolitan tradition of British writing” (53). But as my summary means to demon- strate, piety has no place in this criticism. Walkowitz notes in her introduction...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 193–197.
Published: 01 March 2008
... that “inherent attributes” are in fact “strategi- cally produced” (43), generating “a less natural conception of Englishness and a more cosmopolitan tradition of British writing” (53). But as my summary means to demon- strate, piety has no place in this criticism. Walkowitz notes in her introduction...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 197–199.
Published: 01 March 2008
... that “inherent attributes” are in fact “strategi- cally produced” (43), generating “a less natural conception of Englishness and a more cosmopolitan tradition of British writing” (53). But as my summary means to demon- strate, piety has no place in this criticism. Walkowitz notes in her introduction...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 203–205.
Published: 01 March 2008
... first chapter less surprising: she argues that Conrad, in both theme and narrative strategy, shows that “inherent attributes” are in fact “strategi- cally produced” (43), generating “a less natural conception of Englishness and a more cosmopolitan tradition of British writing” (53). But as my summary...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): 268–269.
Published: 01 June 2002
... English case of Donaldson v. Beckett (1774) was decided by one vote, as Randall twice says (pp. 85, 88). Nor is it true COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/272 that British adoption of the civil law doctrine of “moral rights” dates from 1887 when Britain adhered to the Berne convention (p. 80); moral rights...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): 270–272.
Published: 01 June 2002
... (1774) was decided by one vote, as Randall twice says (pp. 85, 88). Nor is it true COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/272 that British adoption of the civil law doctrine of “moral rights” dates from 1887 when Britain adhered to the Berne convention (p. 80); moral rights were not directly adopted by Britain...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): 273–274.
Published: 01 June 2002
... English case of Donaldson v. Beckett (1774) was decided by one vote, as Randall twice says (pp. 85, 88). Nor is it true COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/272 that British adoption of the civil law doctrine of “moral rights” dates from 1887 when Britain adhered to the Berne convention (p. 80); moral rights...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (2): 158–176.
Published: 01 March 2007
... of the so-called Blank or X Generation of the 1980s and 1 I am referring, of course, to J.R. Seeley’s famous description of how the British acquired their empire, paraphrased in Said, Culture and Imperialism 9. GLOBAL SLACKERS/159 1990s, a turn...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 311–314.
Published: 01 June 2010
... extensively written about, so much of the ground covered is familiar territory for scholars of Egypt and Egyptology, but Colla compiles a wide array of English, French, and Arabic language sources and offers a few new gems from the archives in his telling of the story. The book begins in the British...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (1): 105–106.
Published: 01 March 2016
... The University of British Columbia DOI 10.1215/00104124-3462691 Nabokov, History, and the Texture of Time. By Will Norman. Routledge Transna- tional Perspectives on American Literature, 19. New York: Routledge, 2012. xvi, 205 p...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (4): 307–324.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., whose eyes reflect those religious ideals that paradoxically produce her as sub- ject and commodity, and whose gaze is somewhat regulated by the paternal gaze of British colonialism. BURNING WITH SHAME/309 While traditional Marxism rigorously...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 302–305.
Published: 01 June 2010
..., and Arabic language sources and offers a few new gems from the archives in his telling of the story. The book begins in the British Museum, with a careful description of the curation of the so-called Memnon head in the Egyptian Sculpture Room in the 1820s. The case of the Memnon head is used to show...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 305–307.
Published: 01 June 2010
..., and Arabic language sources and offers a few new gems from the archives in his telling of the story. The book begins in the British Museum, with a careful description of the curation of the so-called Memnon head in the Egyptian Sculpture Room in the 1820s. The case of the Memnon head is used to show...