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Milman Parry and Albert Lord
Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 314–332.
Published: 01 September 2019
... has long served as a test case for Iberian history as a whole. Putting early modern literary theorists and musicians into conversation with late modern scholars influenced by Milman Parry and Albert Lord, the broad argument that emerges from this particular account of the romance is that the printed...
Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (3): 312–318.
Published: 01 September 2015
... volume,” he says, meaning The Gutenberg Galaxy, is in many respects complementary to The Singer of Tales by Albert B. Lord. Professor Lord has contin- ued the work of Milman Parry, whose Homeric studies had led him to consider how oral and written poetry naturally followed diverse patterns...
Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 235–245.
Published: 01 June 2018
... by Homeric scholarship, roughly from the Ancients-Moderns debate and Vico into the twentieth century. Insofar as it lacked an author in the conventional sense, an oral text could be said to retain a “technological determinism.” Parry (and Albert Lord in Serbocroatian Heroic Songs ) renegotiated this older...
Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (4): 312–327.
Published: 01 September 2005
..., never a lacuna, never a gap, never a glimpse of unplumbed depths. (6-7) Auerbach had no access to Milman Parry’s pioneering articles on oral epic, and Albert Lord’s classic study, The Singer of Tales, was not to be published for another fifteen years. But the explicitness in grammar and logic...