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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 207–227.
Published: 01 June 2015
... 2015 Dominican Republic Haiti sexual violence genealogy nationalist discourses Works Cited “2011 National Household Survey: Data Tables.” Statistics Canada . Web. 24 July 2013 . Alexis Jacques Stéphen . L'espace d'un cillement . Paris : Gallimard , 1959 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 256–273.
Published: 01 June 2009
..., a mulato from the Dominican Republic in Hous- ton, to name a few. Many worlds in one world. A world that today in the hegemonic North American society is despised, dominated, impoverished, and excluded (beyond the horizon of the acceptable anglo world, beyond the “line” of Heideg- gerean ontology...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): i–xiv.
Published: 01 June 2002
... of their students as well, together with participation by colleagues from Mexico, Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Venezuela, and Brazil, as well as the United States and Canada. It is fair to say that the American Comparative Literature Association is truly becoming a comparative literature association...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (3): 344–359.
Published: 01 September 2021
... to the generation that preceded him than to his own” (173). The son of a doctor and educator who was interim president of the Dominican Republic in 1916, Henríquez Ureña’s ambivalence about this momentous development is apparent throughout. Despite the centrality of a specific category in the title (“literary...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 406–417.
Published: 01 December 2020
... in 1988; Honduras in 1990; Ecuador and Paraguay in 1991 and 1992; Bolivia and El Salvador in 1993 and 1994; Panama in 1996; Cuba, Guatemala, and the Dominican Republic in 1997; and Nicaragua in 2000. Brazil and Haiti were the only early American signatories. Haiti signed in 1886, although it renounced...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 335–345.
Published: 01 June 2009
..., Haitian cane cutters reduced to virtual slavery in the Dominican Republic, and unemployable residents of inner cities and shantytowns — that increasing number of individuals in the hemisphere whose lives are represented as lacking value or use within society, or as infi nitely replaceable...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 373–388.
Published: 01 September 2001
... a half century earlier, a story that remained re- pressed by both sides of its border until very recently. Today, the number of nations with analogous histories has multiplied considerably. It includes Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Colombia, Ecuador, and several Central American coun- tries. The list...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 361–363.
Published: 01 September 2014
... and Latin works of the peninsular polymath Ramon Llull. Increasingly attentive to the sounds and linguistic forms of non- Christian sources in their original Arabic and Hebrew, Lull and his predecessor, the Cata- lan Dominican Ramon Martí, reimagined the form and scope of religious authority...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 299–315.
Published: 01 September 2020
... and the demarcation of identity in Cuba, Puerto Rico, and the Dominican Republic, proposes that “the attachment to insularity, in and of itself, becomes the central trope of Antillean cultural discourse” ( 42 ). The Cuban poet José Lezama Lima is a dominant example of such attachment in its more optimistic light...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 394–412.
Published: 01 December 2017
... conglomerate of national republics, and the abolishment of the Pale did not rid Jews of their attraction to urban centers. In fact, by 1959 ninety-five percent of the Jews across the USSR lived in cities, par- ticularly Moscow, St. Petersburg, and Kiev (Barnai 136). This preference remained consistent...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 189–208.
Published: 01 June 2009