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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 252–271.
Published: 01 September 2019
...L. Maria Bo Abstract This article examines Eileen Chang’s 1953 translation of Ernest Hemingway’s The Old Man and the Sea into Chinese as Cold War propaganda for the United States Information Service (USIS). It argues that this translation, meant to show the truth of democracy through its high...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 283–301.
Published: 01 June 2010
... with the role of messenger writer. This in turn contributes to a more thorough historicization of the texts and the concerns of iconic leftist writers in the Cold War. University of Oregon 2010 Benjamin, Walter. “Theses on the Philosophy of History.” Illuminations . Trans. Harry Zohn. Ed...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 72–92.
Published: 01 March 2018
... noise rather than essence, a neutral tone undercuts the management and representation of race in our post-Cold War present. Copyright © 2018 University of Oregon 2018 Cold War US-China relations first-person voice tone Works Cited Bachner Andrea . Beyond Sinology: Chinese...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 244–255.
Published: 01 June 2009
...CHRISTOPHER WINKS Building on Ngugi wa Thiong'o's concept of moving the cultural center away from Europe towards a multiplicity of creative centers and Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak's call for a revitalized comparative literature that would avail itself of the insights of a post-Cold War area studies...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (2): 97–116.
Published: 01 March 2001
... father of Louis XII and uncle of François I, would figure largely in the settlements leading to the end of the Hundred Years’ Wars. However, the literary results of Charles’s long imprisonment have not been studied in proportion to their significance and interest. Held captive in several prominent...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (1): 24–41.
Published: 01 January 2003
... . Bergonzi, Bernard. The Early H.G. Wells . Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1961 . Bölsche, Wilhelm. Vom Bazillus zum Affenmenschen . Leipzig: Diederichs, 1900 . Chesney, George Tomkyns. “The Battle of Dorking: Reminiscences of a Volunteer.” The Tale of the Next Great War, 1871-1914...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (1): 41–60.
Published: 01 March 2021
... by Moscow but a horizontal network shaped by powerful cultural allegiances that were not easily overcome. Copyright © 2021 by University of Oregon 2021 travelogue fellow travelers Pakistan socialist internationalism Cold War 30 In this respect it is perhaps revealing that he...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 315–337.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., Volume 2: Forms and Themes . Ed. Moretti Franco . Princeton : Princeton UP , 2006 . 3 – 31 . Print . Piot Charles . Nostalgia for the Future: West Africa After the Cold War . Chicago : U of Chicago P , 2010 . Print . Redfield Marc . Phantom Formations: Aesthetic...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 129–141.
Published: 01 March 2017
... according to the kind of enabling and orienting periodizations that we have come to expect —postdictatorial,​ as problematic as that word is; or neolib- eral, as problematic as that word should be, at least by now —​Hoyos returns to the end of the Cold War, a transitional period that seems to end...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (4): 347–361.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Press, 1995 . Niditch, Susan. War in the Hebrew Bible: A Study in the Ethics of Violence . New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1993 . Paley, F.A., ed. Euripides, with an English commentary . Vol. 1 . London: Whittaker & Co., George Bell, 1872 . Pindar. Pindari Carmina cum...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 340–360.
Published: 01 September 2014
... . Beltrán Félix Geney . “Ceder.” Letras Libres July 2011 : 85 – 86 . Print . Biron Rebecca E. “It's a Living: Hit Men in the Mexican Narco War.” PMLA 127 . 4 ( 2012 ): 820 – 34 . Print . Bolaño Roberto . 2666 . Trans. Wimmer Natasha . New York : Farrar...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 185–206.
Published: 01 June 2015
..., preserving the USSR as a beacon of hope. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 Langston Hughes Mezhrabpomfil'm Soviet avant-garde cultural authenticity Cold War culture Works Cited “Apropos Soviet Negro Film.” New Masses Nov. 1932 : 28 . Print . Baldwin Kate . Beyond the...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (1): 46–58.
Published: 01 March 2016
... similar stylistics: Cave Birds , which he started in 1974, and Gaudete , which he worked on intensively in 1975. This synchronicity resulted in two collections that often read as if they were translations. I analyze Pilinszky poems such as “Unfinished Past” and “You Have Had to Suffer Wind and Cold” and...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 299–315.
Published: 01 September 2020
... . Goldman Dara . Out of Bounds: Islands and the Demarcation of Identity in the Hispanic Caribbean . Lewisburg, PA : Bucknell University Press , 2008 . Grantham David . “ Cuba’s Cold War Foreign Policy in the Middle East: From Agitator to Mediator .” History Compass 13 , no. 9 ( 2015...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 43–51.
Published: 01 March 2014
... : Beacon , 2009 . Print . “Impact of Economic Crises on Mental Health.” World Health Organization: Regional Office for Europe , 2011 . Print . Lewontin R.C. “The Cold War and the Transformation of the Academy.” The Cold War and the University: Toward an Intellectual History of the...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (2): 121–149.
Published: 01 June 2012
... aesthetic autonomy in order to reassert secularism as a would-be non- ideological version of culture. The Reassertion of Separationism in the Postwar United States I am arguing in this essay that after World War II — that is, from the defeat of fascism and the installation of Cold War anti...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 March 2012
...A. Sean Pue Modernist Urdu poet N.M. Rashed's Iran men ajnabi ( A Stranger in Iran , 1957), published ten years after the partition of British India, describes the experiences of an Indian Muslim soldier in the British Indian Army occupying Iran during World War II. Rashed's narrator searches in...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (2): 97–127.
Published: 01 March 2009
... had to find a new voice and a more mature literary persona. However, “maturity,” which for the ancients was synonymous with political freedom, presented a considerable problem for the generation whose early youth coincided with the Napoleonic wars and the romantic revolution in poetry, but whose...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (1): 68–82.
Published: 01 March 2020
... that shimmers in Camus’s novel and the opening of Oran’s city gate. The play takes place in a dark, cold, wet, and bombed-out Hamburg. It tells the story of a soldier, Beckmann, who tries to reintegrate into civilian life at home after three years as a prisoner of war in Siberia. His time as a soldier...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 127–147.
Published: 01 March 2014
..., transhistorical genealogy of modernism/o goes back to Arabic-Andalusian poetry from medieval Spain, and he points to the Spanish-American War of 1898 as the surprising catalyst for the intersection of Spanish, Spanish American, and U.S. modernisms that he sees flourishing in his moment. From this theoretical...