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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 97–118.
Published: 01 March 2000
... VolumeTHE OTHER 52, NumberIN GENERAL TEXT/972 MOHAMMED N. NIAZI Encountering the Other in General Text: An Approach to Intertext through Poetry of the German Sensibility F DISPUTABLE MEANING but nonetheless useful to the most divergent Opositions...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (4): 436–454.
Published: 01 December 2019
... Martin Buber Franz Rosenzweig Hebrew Bible scripture translation Holocaust German poetry The bond of the tongue [ Zunge ] must be loosed by the eye. We must free from beneath the logical punctuation that is sometimes its ally and sometimes its foe the fundamental principle of natural, oral...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (4): 438–458.
Published: 01 December 2014
.... . New York : Seabury Press , 1973 . Print . Anderson Mark M. “The ‘Impossibility of Poetry’: Celan and Heidegger in France.” New German Critique 53 ( 1991 ): 3 – 18 . Print . Arendt Hannah . The Origins of Totalitarianism . Cleveland : Meridian , 1958 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (2): 130–163.
Published: 01 March 2003
... . ____. The Sorrows of Werter: A German Story . Trans. Daniel Malthus. London, 1779 . ____. Werke: Gedichte und Epen 2 . Ed. Erich Trunz. Hamburg: Chr. Wegner, 1949 . Vol. 2 of Werke. Ed. Erich Trunz, et al. 14 vols. Hamburger Ausgabe, 1949-60. Goldsmith, Oliver. The Art of Poetry on a New Plan...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 449–452.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Frederick Burwick Ghostly Apparitions: German Idealism, the Gothic Novel, and Optical Media . By Andriopoulos Stefan . Brooklyn : Zone Books , 2013 . 256 p. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 BOOK REVIEWS / 449...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 175–177.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Jeffrey S. Librett About Face: German Physiognomic Thought from Lavater to Auschwitz. By Richard T. Gray. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 2004. 453 p. University of Oregon 2006 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/170 BOOK REVIEWS...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 166–184.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Ricardo Apostol Both the German philosopher Hans-Georg Gadamer and the Greek poet Giorgos Seferis attempted to solve the problem of classical reception by connecting the modern reader with the poetry of ancient Greece. Read according to Gadamer, Seferis's poetry of the 1930s articulates and enacts...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 111–113.
Published: 01 March 2019
... discipline. Chapter 2, titled “Poetry, History, Aesthetics,” traces Herder’s interest in poetry, art, and aesthetics back to such early works as Treatise on the Ode (1764) and Fragments on the Recent German Literature (1767–68). Because the values of a given society are enshrined first of all in its...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (2): 201–203.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Darwin’s con- ceptions of nature and evolution” (xix), a conclusion in keeping with the author’s view that “the central currents of nineteenth-century biology had their origins in the Roman- tic movement” (xix). By weight and length the book is about German romanticism, while in essence it is about...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 257–276.
Published: 01 September 2014
... . Bahti Timothy . “Vico, Auerbach, and Literary History.” Vico: Past and Present . Ed. Tagliacozzo Giorgio . Atlantic Highlands : Humanities Press , 1981 . 97 – 114 . Print . Beiser Frederick C. The Fate of Reason: German Philosophy from Kant to Fichte . Cambridge : Harvard...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (2): 189–192.
Published: 01 March 2001
... publications, there had been two influential collections of essays in French that later appeared in English: Who Comes After the Subject (1991) and Of the Sublime: Presence in Question (1993). German treat- ments of aesthetics and politics clustered around Benjamin and Adorno. In America, the...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 452–454.
Published: 01 December 2015
...). Pre-electronic developments in technology and science were exploited in optical media for popular entertainment, theatrical special effects, and spiri- tualist charlatanry. They also provided the preconditions for German Idealism. The new “weird science,” evident in treatises by Schubert on...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 193–197.
Published: 01 March 2008
... called for, elaborate religious spectacles like Calderón’s autos sacramentales and the symbol-rich choric interludes of the baroque tragedies of the Dutch Vondel or the German Gryphius and Lohenstein played a far greater part in ad- vancing the arts of theatrical illusion than mainstream naturalism...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 201–227.
Published: 01 June 2010
... performative interlingual effect. COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 206 interactions that equalizes and antagonizes the different parts of the text. In her hauntingly probing poem (“New Year’s Greetings for example, Marina Tsvetaeva switches from Russian to German to invoke the memory of the recently...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 269–274.
Published: 01 June 2004
... Nancy’s L’Absolu littéraire (Paris: Seuil, 1978). For the German romantic fragments on which they wish to model the theory of poetry, they claim, systematization is natural, social, and aesthetic at the same time, “ou plus précisément encore, qu’étant tout cela à la fois (et selon le ‘à la fois’ de la...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 95–112.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Masoch, a considerable amount is known about his life, despite the neglect into which his work fell even by the end of his own lifetime. Born in Lemberg in 1836, Masoch’s family moved to Prague in 1848, where he learned German and studied history and philosophy, gaining his doctorate in 1856. His...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 March 2012
... crises in relations between the Soviet Union and Iran at the time, both of which involved oil concessions. The oil crisis of 1944 occurred after the defeat of the German army at Stalingrad, when the Iranian Prime Minister, Mohammad Said, rejected the Soviets’ demand for a huge oil concession in...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (3): 269–290.
Published: 01 September 2011
....  — ​Maurice Blanchot, L’Écriture du désastre NE OF THE GREAT MISSED OPORTUNITIES of twentieth-century liter- Oary studies remains the possibility of reading post-romantic French poetry with a full recognition of theoretical developments that were taking place, for the most part, in German...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (3): 246–266.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Certeau 139–64). In this context, East and West became commingled in ways that challenged an older Germanic Altertums­ wissenschaft, which had marginalized oriental studies (Marchand 188–227). This archaeological project helps us situate Cavafy’s poetry more fully. Cavafy was not a poet of...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 332–350.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Benjamin’s argument that translation is a form of “re-creation.” Indeed, the Bra- zilians seem to have taken the German critic’s idea of “fidelity” quite literally in their focus on recreating the “mode of signification” of an original work. Tran- screation is indeed “hyper-faithful” to semantic features...