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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (4): 333–356.
Published: 01 December 2019
... context, the festival reinforced a national, linguistic, and religious division between India and Pakistan. It produced a category like “Moonlight’s Children” as an “other” to an imagined Indian literature that is confused with a post–Salman Rushdie postcolonial and global anglophone canon. However, this...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (1): 41–60.
Published: 01 March 2021
... by Moscow but a horizontal network shaped by powerful cultural allegiances that were not easily overcome. Copyright © 2021 by University of Oregon 2021 travelogue fellow travelers Pakistan socialist internationalism Cold War 30 In this respect it is perhaps revealing that he...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 March 2012
... similarities between India’s and Iran’s contempo- rary predicaments. Rashed’s volume of poetry was published ten years after the Partition of Brit- ish India, an event that divided the Urdu literary community between India and Pakistan and intervened in an ongoing reconsideration of Indo-Muslim identity...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (1): 59–74.
Published: 01 March 2016
...: Written in an extremely unlikely direct address to a listener hailed throughout in the second per- son, Reluctant positions the reader as an American visitor to Pakistan who, while there, listens to a Paki- stani man narrate his memories of America. (Medovoi 645; my emphasis) The cover blurb of the...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 466–486.
Published: 01 December 2018
.... That is, the enduring legacy of Edward Said’s Orientalism within postcolonial literary criticism has led many scholars to focus on the way certain representations of the East (in this case, contemporary India and Pakistan) fulfill the desires of Western readers. One might call these “perverse...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 153–169.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Hindu, Parsi, Christian and Jewish boys joining them occasionally” (33). His uncle, a celebrated journalist and cricket commentator, noted that in India “‘they were friends with Hindus, Parsis, Anglo-Indians and Jews unlike in the world of contemporary Pakistan with its ever growing Muslim...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 299–315.
Published: 01 September 2020
... Speak . El Gharani is introduced there as a Chadian teenager severely mistreated by authorities in Pakistan and Afghanistan, before being transferred to Guantánamo as one of the first “enemy combatants” in January 2002. He was released in 2009, and in 2019 an illustrated version of his life story...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (3): 246–254.
Published: 01 June 2000
... literature all literature written in English by societies affected by colonialism—a vast geographical zone including Africa, Australia, Bangledesh, Canada, India, Malasia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Singapore, the South Pacific Islands, and Sri Lanka. Even the literature of the United States is deemed...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (1): 105–107.
Published: 01 January 2004
... comprehensive survey of dissent against the British raj and its postcolonial aftermath in India and Pakistan, but, rather, to explore how dis- sent expresses itself in literature, unexpectedly and sometimes heroically, against the apparent monoliths of empire, nation state, and, yes, postcolonial theory...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (1): 107–109.
Published: 01 January 2004
... comprehensive survey of dissent against the British raj and its postcolonial aftermath in India and Pakistan, but, rather, to explore how dis- sent expresses itself in literature, unexpectedly and sometimes heroically, against the apparent monoliths of empire, nation state, and, yes, postcolonial theory...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (1): 99–102.
Published: 01 January 2004
... comprehensive survey of dissent against the British raj and its postcolonial aftermath in India and Pakistan, but, rather, to explore how dis- sent expresses itself in literature, unexpectedly and sometimes heroically, against the apparent monoliths of empire, nation state, and, yes, postcolonial theory...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (1): 102–104.
Published: 01 January 2004
... comprehensive survey of dissent against the British raj and its postcolonial aftermath in India and Pakistan, but, rather, to explore how dis- sent expresses itself in literature, unexpectedly and sometimes heroically, against the apparent monoliths of empire, nation state, and, yes, postcolonial theory...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 315–332.
Published: 01 September 2001
... . Beverley, John. Subalternity and Representation . Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1999 . Bharucha, Rustom. In the Name of the Secular: Contemporary Cultural Activism in India . Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1998 . Bidwai, Praul, and Achin Vinaik. New Nukes: India, Pakistan, and Global...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 283–298.
Published: 01 September 2020
...). As in Papua New Guinea and central Africa, languages and dialects also proliferate in the Indian subcontinent, but unevenly so. Sri Lanka (0.319) and Bangladesh (0.387) are in the lower half of Greenberg’s Diversity Index, while Pakistan ( 0.762 ) and Nepal (0.737) are just within the top quarter...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (2): 237–254.
Published: 01 June 2021
... of the Toulon harbor, the Riviera, and the Breton coast in Paris, see Benjamin 832 . On the Passage de l’Opéra as an ocean and the window display as an aquarium, see Aragon 21–23 . 2 On eroded beaches from Congo to Pakistan, see Garric . On artificial harbors moving seaward in the...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 86–110.
Published: 01 January 2011
... exponents have together con- tributed to the coding of South Asia as primarily postcolonial space.1 While this focus has produced some of the most interesting and stimulating discussions in literary and cultural studies, the dominance of India (with Pakistan as secondary player) in considerations of...