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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 85–87.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Sara Castro-Klaren Transatlantic Translations: Dialogues in Latin American Literature. By Julio Ortega. Translated by Philip Derbyshire. London: Reaktion Books, 2006. 219 p. University of Oregon 2009 BOOK REVIEWS TRANSATLANTIC...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 129–141.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Samuel Steinberg This essay reads the works of the late Roberto Bolaño, arguably the most widely read and significant Latin American novelist since Gabriel García Márquez, according to their relation to world literature, or what has come to be understood as the “Latin American global novel.” I...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 466–486.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Roanne L. Kantor Abstract This article seeks to explain the recent popularity of South Asian Anglophone literature (beginning in 1981 and peaking between 1998 and 2008) in light of the boom in Latin American literature of the 1960s. It argues that the phenomenon of regional literary “booms” shares...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 439–459.
Published: 01 December 2020
... that weave through the poems, life, and letters of Keats from his early youth to death. This article positions Imagen de John Keats as an important case study in world literature criticism. It demonstrates how Cortázar was not only a Latin American Boom writer who enjoyed international fame but also...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 5–14.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Arab-Latin American relations is but one example. The essay proposes a tertiary model that connects U.S. to Latin American and Arabic studies. © 2013 by University of Oregon 2013 Works Cited Arac Jonathan . “Global and Babel: Language and Planet in American Literature.” Dimock...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 340–360.
Published: 01 September 2014
... that it was only after Pérez-Reverte’s La reina del sur  that narcoliteratura became consistently relevant in Latin American literary fields, offering a bestselling formula that many authors across the conti- nent, but specially in Mexico, have sought to reproduce. COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 342 although here...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 189–208.
Published: 01 June 2009
....” Latin American Perspectives 24 . 1 ( January 1997 ): 7 -72, 10. ____. Under Northern Eyes: Latin American Studies and U.S. Hegemony in the Americas, 1898-1990 . Bloomington: Indiana UP, 1995 . Bernheimer, Charles. “The Anxieties of Comparison.” Comparative Literature in the Age...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 406–417.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Rodríguez Enrique Gómez Carrillo Rufino Blanco Fombona Rafael Bolívar Coronado 4 Starting in the late 1960s, the Latin American countries signed on in waves: Argentina, Mexico, and Uruguay in 1967; Chile in 1970; Costa Rica in 1978; Venezuela in 1982; Colombia and Peru in 1988; Honduras in 1990...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 231–243.
Published: 01 June 2009
... the current practice of Latin American history, U.S./Mexico border studies (particularly as developed by U.S. academics), and, since the 1980s, comparative American studies. The essay concludes by outlining a Boltonian approach to teaching the literature and history of the Americas and calling for a return...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 415–428.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Matt Sandler This article tests Americanist claims about Edgar Allan Poe's racism against Latin American, Caribbean, and contemporary African-American literature written under his influence. I start with a discussion of Toni Morrison's agenda-setting reading of Poe in Playing in the Dark: Whiteness...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 346–365.
Published: 01 June 2009
.... Transnational Cervantes . Toronto: U of Toronto P, 2006 . Cline, Howard F. “The Latin American Studies Association: A Summary Survey with Appendix.” Latin American Research Review 2 . 1 ( 1966 ): 57 -79. Crimmins, Daniel. “Meet the Kurt Cobain of Latin-American Literature.” Paste 30. 19 April 2007...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (3): 289–298.
Published: 01 September 2021
... to study narratives that represent the period of military dictatorships in South America, as well as to critically analyze the issue of languages in postcolonial contexts in Latin America. geopolitics of comparativism representation Latin American literatures Et que veut’on que l’Américain fasse...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 354–356.
Published: 01 September 2016
... critical purchase in the aporia of desire and heteronomy. Within the context of a renewed academic investment in world literature, Siskind’s bold contribution to the field of Latin Americanism and Comparatism is an intervention from within the Latin American archive in the shape of a deconstruction...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 January 2009
... . BOOK REVIEWS TRANSATLANTIC TRANSLATIONS: DIALOGUES IN LATIN AMERICAN LITERATURE. By Julio Ortega. Translated by Philip Derbyshire. London: Reaktion Books, 2006. 219 p. The term “transatlantic studies” has been in circulation at Modern Language Associa- tion meetings for about eight years...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 January 2009
... TRANSLATIONS: DIALOGUES IN LATIN AMERICAN LITERATURE. By Julio Ortega. Translated by Philip Derbyshire. London: Reaktion Books, 2006. 219 p. The term “transatlantic studies” has been in circulation at Modern Language Associa- tion meetings for about eight years and has attracted a variety of papers...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 93–95.
Published: 01 January 2009
...: DIALOGUES IN LATIN AMERICAN LITERATURE. By Julio Ortega. Translated by Philip Derbyshire. London: Reaktion Books, 2006. 219 p. The term “transatlantic studies” has been in circulation at Modern Language Associa- tion meetings for about eight years and has attracted a variety of papers that revisit...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 179–182.
Published: 01 March 2000
.... and Latin American Fiction (1989), was one of a handful of books published in the 1980s that opened up the comparative study of the literature of the Americas. In retro- spect, two observations are worth making about the mapping of this new field in Writing the Apocalypse. First, Zamora’s use...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 182–184.
Published: 01 March 2000
... writers from the U.S. and Latin America placed the literature of the Americas firmly within the orbit of European culture. After all, the association of the New World with the apocalypse was originally a product of the European imagination. Insofar as contempo- rary U.S. and Latin American writers...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 184–185.
Published: 01 March 2000
... writers from the U.S. and Latin America placed the literature of the Americas firmly within the orbit of European culture. After all, the association of the New World with the apocalypse was originally a product of the European imagination. Insofar as contempo- rary U.S. and Latin American writers...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 186–188.
Published: 01 March 2000
... writers from the U.S. and Latin America placed the literature of the Americas firmly within the orbit of European culture. After all, the association of the New World with the apocalypse was originally a product of the European imagination. Insofar as contempo- rary U.S. and Latin American writers...