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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
... Guatemalan in Chicago, a Mexican mestizo in San Diego, a white criollo Uruguayan in Washington, an Afro-Caribbean Puerto-Rican in New York or Cuban in Miami, 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...
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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
...; 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 the Convention in 1943...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 335–345.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Mexico and the United States, Chicano migrant workers exposed to pesticides, garbage pickers living on waste on the outskirts of several Latin American cities, Haitian cane cutters reduced to virtual slavery in the Dominican Republic, and unemployable residents of inner cities and shantytowns...
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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
..., with a Cuban poetic legacy that casts the island and the sea that surrounds it as figures for both cultural possibility and its opposite, limitation. Dara Goldman, in her study of islands and the demarcation of identity in Cuba, Puerto Rico, and the Dominican Republic, proposes that “the attachment...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 394–412.
Published: 01 December 2017
... citizenship, Misha sees himself as more of a New Yorker than an American. At the end of the novel, while painting his ideal version of home, Misha thinks even more locally — specifically of the Bronx, where Rouenna, his Dominican-American girlfriend, lives with her family. Moreover, although...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 189–208.
Published: 01 June 2009
... for “bus” common to Puerto Rico, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic, Sánchez makes the crowded guagua on the streets of San Juan an analogue to the daily fl ights between San Juan and New York City. In so doing, Sánchez dramatizes Nuyorican identity as both rooted and en route, grounded and up...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (4): 471–497.
Published: 01 December 2022
...”) and in her 2008 novel Djuna y Daniel ( Djuna and Daniel ; hereafter Djuna ). In the short story some of the characters and storylines of Nightwood are transposed to a Caribbean diasporic setting in New York with Cuban and Dominican characters. This transposition is reflected in the story’s title, a line...