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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 97–118.
Published: 01 March 2000
... of Stolberg’s work begins at the level of pragmatic textual strategy with a reading of his “Lied auf dem Wasser zu singen, für meine Agnes” (“Song to Sing Over the Water, for my Agnes”) that pays particular attention to the par- ticle Ach (which I refer to as a lexical entity without citation marks): Mitten...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 144–158.
Published: 01 June 2020
... Perhaps Aching can be read as rendering explicit an internalization that goes unspoken in Gilroy. 9 For the definitive alternative exposition of Fanon, see David S. Marriott, Whither Fanon? 10 As Kojève puts it, “it is only by being ‘recognized’ by another, by many others...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 220–230.
Published: 01 June 2009
... on his ambivalent position as a Europe-educated creole elite advo- cating a revolution of subalterns (indigenous Americans, Afro-Cubans and African-Americans, women of color). See in particular Aching 161–65, Ramos 176–201, Ferrer 112–69, López, José 97–103, and Faber. HUGO MELTZL...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 127–147.
Published: 01 March 2014
...  has been so elusive, noting its peculiarly anti- modern modernity, its paradoxical attitude toward Europe (embracing derivation while sometimes rejecting the Old World), and its cosmopolitanism blended with indigenous elements (see Los Hijos). Gerard Aching explains that modernismo  has been...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 370–388.
Published: 01 September 2008
...JAIME HANNEKEN University of Oregon 2008 Aching, Gerard. The Politics of Spanish American Modernismo: By Exquisite Design . New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997 . Allman, Jean, ed. Fashioning Africa: Power and the Politics of Dress . Bloomington: Indiana University Press...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 86–107.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., most notably phylogenetically, relating master and slave to historical counterparts; ontogenetically, thinking of them as metaphors; and through mixtures of both currents ( Aching 912 ). As Buck-Morss argues, in a phylogenetic reading, the concept of freedom in Hegel evolves in dialectic form in direct...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 444–465.
Published: 01 December 2018
... the link of a chain was worn or the thread on a bolt or a castor-wheel that gave him a vague feeling of pain when he ran his fingers over them. They were like worn shoe-soles or very thin dimes. You never saw them wear, you only knew that they were worn, obscurely aching. (35) David’s treasures...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (4): 347–361.
Published: 01 September 2004
... half represents the misery of the defeated Trojans, such as Hecuba, once the lofty queen of a powerful city and now a widow and a mother of many children who have been lost to the war. The second half focuses on the murder of Androm- ache’s son Astyanax. Troy is in ruins, and the Greeks consider...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (3): 239–245.
Published: 01 June 2005
... and then the noun téléiopoièse in Politiques de l’amitié (Politics of Friendship) to characterize the distinctive quality of an utterance (or “la prévision” [49]; “the prediction” [31]) from Nietzsche’s Beyond Good and Evil: “—Ach! Wenn ihr wtet, wie es bald, so bald schon— anders kommt (49) Ah si vous saviez...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (3): 219–226.
Published: 01 June 2005
... to Derrida. Derrida discovers or invents teleopoiesis in reaction to a sentence of Nietzsche’s. The sentence is a prediction: “Ach! Wenn ihr wüßtet, wie es bald, so bald schon —anders kommt!” The English version of The Politics of Friendship translates the sentence this way: “Alas! If only you knew how...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (2): 165–186.
Published: 01 March 2002
... in that annulment and feel nothing, the normal (mooded and moody) individual will seek “some way to feel real” or to “symbolize a pain that may only be experienced as a void or ache” (136). And as we watch Anne move out into the “dying day,” away from the chorus of conversation, Duras leaves us with precisely...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 46–61.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., and his consequent notions of chronometric time and the progressive movement of civilization. Yet, despite having founded itself on a notion of secular historicity, the modern European Self ached to close Time & finitude in tagore’s humanism / 53 precisely that gap...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (4): 321–338.
Published: 01 September 2000
..., with wounds and aches and weariness I could not rest from thinking of Tallal, the splendid leader, the fine horseman, the courteous and strong companion of the road; and after a while I had my other camel brought, and with one of my bodyguards rode out into the night to join our men hunting the greater...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (2): 222–237.
Published: 01 June 2017
.... She ached to gather him in an embrace and absolve the pangs of conscience that tormented him. She wanted to fill a seat at his table and share in his loneliness. But all that left on her lips was an arid, “I don’t know.” (270) The existence of Ismael as David sets in motion contradictory feelings...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (4): 450–465.
Published: 01 December 2013
... de riempjes van haar schoenen los en plukte met haar vinger haar parelgrijze panty’s van tussen haar tenen. “Hoe is het nog met Maurice?” “Ach, op en af. Er zit weinig evolutie in. Wat zoudt ge willen?” “Maurice,” mijmerde Juffrouw Veegaete, “zulk een bloeiende zaak, en ze nog altijd op...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (1): 53–71.
Published: 01 January 2000
...- and first-person narrative situations. This technique often renders the speaker’s identity ambiguous: Polana ustupuje ze zápraz azˇ prˇílisˇ daleko ustupuje, ach, Polano, já bych byl proklouzl i tak; a ˇíkár hlasem, kter´y, skoro není hlas a skoro není její: “Pojd’ dál, já—zavolám Hafii.” Ano, Hafii...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (3): 306–324.
Published: 01 September 2013
... from some imperfectly processed memory, a memory of disquieting events such as the one described above. The Bible’s out-of-the-ordinary prominence, its conspicuous protrusion in the cultural- literary plane, may be envisaged as scar tissue that has formed over a half-forgotten but still aching...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 95–112.
Published: 01 March 2014
... that she later tells Nelly she has seen “dimly through tears” and yearned for “through the walls of an aching heart” — ​she must die and join a past that will haunt Heathcliff for the rest of his life (143). After Cathy’s death, Heathcliff experiences a renewed awareness of this other world, which...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (4): 370–388.
Published: 01 December 2016
...”; and Griffin 1–48). Early English translations of Don Quixote (1612) and Alemán’s Guzmán de Alfar- ache (1623) contributed to this Orientalist version of Spanish exceptionalism. The role played by a chronicle like Pérez de Hita’s Guerras Civiles de Granada as a source not just for Moorish ballads...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (3): 193–213.
Published: 01 June 2001
... was growing up an aesthete. As late as my own times, beauty was, in the words of George Santayana, “a living presence, or an aching absence, day and night.” I think it still is that for someone like Clement Greenberg and Hilton Kramer. But I thought, Good heavens. This is just remarkable! (Beyond...