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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 141–154.
Published: 01 June 2016
... (Yaxian xiandai huawen wenxue zuopinxuan) . Singapore : Qingnian shuju , 2013 . Print . Cheng Yinghong . “Cyber Racism: Discourse of Race and Chinese Nationalism.” The China Quarterly 207 ( 2011 ): 561 – 79 . Print . Dirlik Arif . “Mao Zedong Thought and the Third World...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 72–92.
Published: 01 March 2018
.... This ambiguity, I argue, can have salutary effects. In attenuating the boundaries between subject, object, and device, “Oriental writing” renders inoperable the “politics of representation” through which race has been thought. I use the term tone to designate the sensory effect of the racialized...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 429–431.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Estelle Tarica Cannibal Democracy: Race and Representation in the Literature of the Americas. By Zita Nunes. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2008. 218 p. University of Oregon 2010 BOOK REVIEWS Or l a n d o f u r i o s...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (4): 269–293.
Published: 01 September 2007
... conoscenza da Paracelso a Leibniz . Rome: Edizioni dell'Ateneo, 1987 . Browne, Sir Thomas. Pseudodoxia Epidemica . Ed. Robin Robbins. 2 vols. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1981 . Carrera, Magali M. Imagining Identity in New Spain: Race, Lineage, and the Colonial Body in Portraiture and Casta Paintings...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (2): 227–246.
Published: 01 June 2014
... distinguish it from Hughes's 1920s poetry, associating the latter with a black nationalist literary aesthetic linked to an embrace of Pan-Africanism and the former with a proletarian poetic tied to a decidedly Marxist analysis of race and class-conflict. This article offers a counter-narrative to these...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 207–227.
Published: 01 June 2015
... olvido (1996) by Dominican-American Marisela Rizik expose the sexual violence that women and other persecuted subjects have suffered historically, and which has engendered the idealized mixed-race nation in nationalist narratives. Using several shared motifs, these two novels question the reproductive...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (2): 149–172.
Published: 01 June 2014
... I read the Brazilian novel Bom-Crioulo , written by Adolfo Caminha in 1895, in light of Cesare Lombroso's criminal anthropology. I argue that to read this novel — which deals with crime, race, sexual perversion, and jealousy — in the context of fin-de-siècle criminology and what I call “Othello's...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 199–217.
Published: 01 June 2016
... writings in those of Zweig, however, the goal is to interpret their work within the broader context of the intellectual debate on race and identity in Brazil. While much has been written about Cendrars's impact on Brazilian modernism, his contribution to the development of the concept of Brazil's...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 116–129.
Published: 01 June 2016
... comparison (the “color line”) in response to lynching and imperial conquest. Arguing that the question of comparison in the present must be resolved by collective action rather than scholarship, it tentatively suggests a few possible lines of study attuned to the local and geopolitical dynamics of race and...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 69–84.
Published: 01 January 2009
...” (“Sunset at Fossoli”) and Robert Antelme's L'espèce humaine ( The Human Race )—and poems by Francis Ponge. My argument centers on the ability of certain modes of temporal disjunction to subvert any a priori and potentially reductive belief in the objective historicity of an aesthetic form, especially when...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 130–140.
Published: 01 June 2016
... of futurity shift when Blackness becomes the principal critical lens. © 2016 by University of Oregon 2016 Race Black Arab American futurity literary theory Works Cited Abdulrahim Sawan . “‘Whiteness’ and the Arab Immigrant Experience.” Race and Arab Americans Before and...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 415–428.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Edgar Allan Poe Comte de Lautréamont race slavery symbolism Works Cited Bachelard Gaston . Lautréamont . Trans. Dupree Robert S. . Dallas : Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture , 1998 . Print . ———. Water and Dreams: An Essay on the Imagination of Matter . Trans...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 January 2009
... 1925 tract La raza cósmica (The Cosmic Race); and Gilberto Freyre (1900–1987), Brazilian sociologist and author of the infl uen- tial 1933 study Casa-grande e senzala (The Master and the Slaves: A Study in the Development of Brazilian Civilization), a social history of Northeast Brazil. Both...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 85–87.
Published: 01 January 2009
... 1925 tract La raza cósmica (The Cosmic Race); and Gilberto Freyre (1900–1987), Brazilian sociologist and author of the infl uen- tial 1933 study Casa-grande e senzala (The Master and the Slaves: A Study in the Development of Brazilian Civilization), a social history of Northeast Brazil. Both...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 January 2009
... 1925 tract La raza cósmica (The Cosmic Race); and Gilberto Freyre (1900–1987), Brazilian sociologist and author of the infl uen- tial 1933 study Casa-grande e senzala (The Master and the Slaves: A Study in the Development of Brazilian Civilization), a social history of Northeast Brazil. Both...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 93–95.
Published: 01 January 2009
... cósmica (The Cosmic Race); and Gilberto Freyre (1900–1987), Brazilian sociologist and author of the infl uen- tial 1933 study Casa-grande e senzala (The Master and the Slaves: A Study in the Development of Brazilian Civilization), a social history of Northeast Brazil. Both Vasconcelos and Freyre...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 107–115.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Natalie Buthelezi Mbongiseni , eds. The Princeton Sourcebook in Comparative Literature: From the European Enlightenment to the Global Present . Princeton : Princeton UP , 2009 . Print . Da Silva Denise Ferreira . Toward a Global Idea of Race . Minneapolis : U of Minnesota P , 2007...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (2): 201–221.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Champion of the Colored Races?: The Negro's Stake in Democracy . New York : Workers Library , 1938 . Print . Berry Faith . Langston Hughes: Before and Beyond Harlem . New York : Citadel , 1992 . Print . Brown Sterling . Negro Poetry and Drama . Washington, D.C. : The...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (3): 228–243.
Published: 01 June 2008
...: Oxford University Press, 2007 . Gilman, Sander L. “Black Bodies, White Bodies: Toward an Iconography of Female Sexuality in Late Nineteenth-Century Art, Medicine, and Literature.” “Race,” Writing, and Difference . Ed. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1986 . 223 -61...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 445–446.
Published: 01 December 2015
... romance, and their discourses of Asia had a strong undercurrent of eros. A welcome addition to both race and sexuality studies in the early modern period, Carmen Nocentelli’s Empires of Love focuses on the erotics of Europe’s encounter with Asia, arguing that race and sexuality were mutually...