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Comparative Literature (1 June 2015) 67 (2): 228–232.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Jody Blanco Baroque Sovereignty: Carlos Sigüenza y Góngora and the Creole Archive of Colonial Mexico . By More Anna . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2012 . 360 p. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 Works Cited Anderson Benedict . Imagined...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2013) 65 (4): 429–449.
Published: 01 December 2013
... border —​the major colonial construct that has prompted waves of Chicana/o diaspora, bisected Mexicana/o1 families and indigenous tribes, and 1 I use the term Mexicana/o to refer to people of Mexican descent generally, whether residents of Mexico or the U.S. indigeneity & mestizaje: Ana...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2016) 68 (2): 181–198.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Le Portier thus challenges the idea that “politically motivated pornography” directly affected public opinion in the late eighteenth century. © 2016 by University of Oregon 2016 Enlightenment Colonial Mexico Religion History French Literature Works Cited Adamy Paule . “De...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2008) 60 (2): 142–163.
Published: 01 March 2008
...) . Mexico City: Joaquín Mortiz, 1973 . Alighieri, Dante. The Divine Comedy . Trans. Peter Dale. London: Anvil Press Poetry, 1996 . Anderson, Danny J. “Cultural Conversation and Constructions of Reality: Mexican Narrative and Literary Theories after 1968.” Siglo XX/XXth Century 8 . 1/2 ( 1990...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2014) 66 (3): 340–360.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Oswaldo Zavala In the last decade, violence attributed to Latin American drug cartels has become a common theme in a proliferation of fiction and non-fiction about the drug trade written both in Mexico and the U.S. This essay shows how the majority of Mexican narconarratives—in particular the works...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2009) 61 (3): 274–294.
Published: 01 June 2009
...IGNACIO M. SÁNCHEZ PRADO Leopoldo Zea's philosophy of history constitutes a cogent interrogation of the colonial legacy in Mexico and thus also serves to demonstrate the importance of Latin America as a site of theoretical enunciation. This essay addresses Zea's early work on Mexico and his...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2017) 69 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2017
... of Mexico and Grenada —​evocatively demonstrates the power that “submarine” perspective offers. To create the only conclusion we could imagine for such a forum, Rachel Price responds to the interventions made by Cohen, Samuelson, Te Punga Somerville, and DeLoughrey with an eye towards the...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2011) 63 (3): 291–306.
Published: 01 September 2011
... : Penguin , 1971 . Print . Canclini Nestór García . Culturas híbridas: estrategias para entrar y salir de la modernidad . Mexico City : Grijalbo , 1990 . Print . Child Brenda J. Boarding School Seasons: American Indian Families 1900–1940 . Lincoln : U of Nebraska P , 1998...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2009) 61 (3): 231–243.
Published: 01 June 2009
... . Truett, Samuel. “Epics of Greater America: Herbert Eugene Bolton's Quest for a Transnational American History.” Interpreting Spanish Colonialism: Empire, Nations, and Legends . Ed. Christopher Schmidt-Nowara and John M. Nieto-Phillips. Albuquerque: U of New Mexico P, 2005 . 213 -47. Turner...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2009) 61 (3): 189–208.
Published: 01 June 2009
... area studies programs that focus on the U.S./Mexico border, the circum-Atlantic, the Pacific rim, the Caribbean, and/or the recently developed conceptual area of the Global South. The editors address these emerging American comparativisms—their limitations and potentials, their disciplinary commitments...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2019) 71 (1): 41–63.
Published: 01 March 2019
... the soul—and its affective manifestation in comparable contexts of postrevolutionary modernization and agricultural-economic transition. Both texts rupture the social realism that had dominated the literary scenes of Russia and Mexico, respectively, in the early twentieth century through the use of...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2019) 71 (1): 86–107.
Published: 01 March 2019
... within Tenochtitlán, Mexico City. In this essay, Reyes opts for a narrative focus, which merges the conquistador’s view with that of the Mexicas. His mixed-perspective narrator then relearns the ecology of the valley, making the case for a miscegenation of cultures in Mexico that adapts to the local...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2012) 64 (3): 300–315.
Published: 01 September 2012
... the violence and massacres generated by civil wars in Guatemala and El Salvador, but also affecting Honduras and Nicaragua, for the apparent safety of the U.S.2 As armies advanced, destroying village after village, thousands of refugees, primarily from El Salvador and Guate- mala, fled to Mexico...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2010) 62 (3): 283–301.
Published: 01 June 2010
... manuscript of El siglo de las luces  in Venezuela in 1958. After making some revisions, Carpentier pub- lished the work in France and Mexico in 1962, and then in Cuba in 1963 (127). Comparative Literature  62:3 DOI 10.1215/00104124-2010-015  © 2010 by University of Oregon COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 284...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2015) 67 (3): 287–311.
Published: 01 September 2015
... father served as a medi- cal doctor in the British colonial army in Africa. At the age of eight, he spent a formative year in Onitsha, Nigeria, where his francophone mother had taken her sons to be with their anglophile father. He then lived in Aix-en-Provence, Bristol, London, Thailand, Mexico...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2008) 60 (4): 389–391.
Published: 01 September 2008
...-standing notions of early nineteenth-century U.S. literature as co-extensive with the nation — ​and, more particularly, with New England and English. Brickhouse’s exam- ples are produced largely in Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, and various U.S...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2008) 60 (4): 391–394.
Published: 01 September 2008
...-standing notions of early nineteenth-century U.S. literature as co-extensive with the nation — ​and, more particularly, with New England and English. Brickhouse’s exam- ples are produced largely in Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, and various U.S...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 January 2009
... of disavowed Spenserian evolu- tionary racism, as well as older colonial relations of power. To undo the erasure of history from the discourse of mestizaje, the four chapters in Part 2 on Mexico — the “place that made mestizaje famous” (62)—plot a paradigmatic trajectory. Its starting point is...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2009) 61 (3): 256–273.
Published: 01 June 2009
... north, the Latin American colonial world expanded into Central America, continental Aztec Mexico, and the realm of the Yucatecan-Guatemalan Maya. Finally, the con- quering current moved north, towards the mines of Durango and Saltillo, towards California. By 1620,20 all of the Latin American...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 85–87.
Published: 01 January 2009
... of disavowed Spenserian evolu- tionary racism, as well as older colonial relations of power. To undo the erasure of history from the discourse of mestizaje, the four chapters in Part 2 on Mexico — the “place that made mestizaje famous” (62)—plot a paradigmatic trajectory. Its starting point is...