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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 218–234.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Lynley Edmeades John Cage's “Empty Words” (1974–75) was designed to collapse the space between music and language. In attempting to do so, the work simultaneously disrupts and depends upon expectations generated by our regular interpretive frameworks. Using contemporary affect theory, I offer a new...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 54–73.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Gregory J. . The Affect Theory Reader . Durham : Duke UP , 2010 . Print . Guide . Dir. Anand Vijay . Perf. Anand Dev Rahman Waheeda . Navketan , 1965 . Film . Gyasi Kwaku Addae . “Writing as Translation: African Literature and the Challenges of Translation...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 429–444.
Published: 01 December 2015
... work as paradigmatic of the ways the tragic mode can engage in and affect political critique in registers that are inaccessible to theory. The daughter of Egyptian-born Marxist parents, Matalon is one of Isra- el’s most critically respected authors and is known for the political engagement of...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 180–202.
Published: 01 June 2020
... Oregon 2020 cruel optimism undecidability rhetoric literary theory affect theory WHAT DO WE mean when we say that certain social or political conditions are intolerable? The term has long been attractive to radicals, beginning with Marx and Engels , who, in The German Ideology , take for...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 41–63.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., endurance, and ambiguity about the future, loosely in the vein of Fredric Jameson’s linking of death to utopia and Walter Benjamin’s vision of “mortification.” Copyright © 2019 by University of Oregon 2019 ghost revolution affect theory utopia Juan Rulfo Те идеи, которые входят в сознание...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (2): 178–181.
Published: 01 March 2005
... RAPTURE: AN AESTHETICS OF THE AFFECTS. By Charles Altieri. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2003. x, 299 p. My first impulse after finishing The Particulars of Rapture, Charles Altieri’s brilliant ex- amination of affect in literature and visual art, was to try out Altieri’s theory on one of my...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 274–295.
Published: 01 September 2016
... husband. Marital affection is thus rendered a rhetorical phenomenon comparable to contemporary performance-based theories of gen- der, in which, to quote Judith Butler’s classic study, gender “is . . . tenuously consti- tuted in time . . . through a stylized repetition of acts” (120). A similar...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 182–202.
Published: 01 June 2011
... critical theory — when they are acknowledged at all — tends to allow the visual paradigm to reassert itself, if only as the object of endless deconstructive critique. University of Oregon 2011 Anzieu, Didier. Beckett et le Psychanalyste . Paris: Mentha-Archimbaud, 1992 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 21–28.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Critical Theory . Ed. Fischer Michael . New York : Norton , 1989 . Print . Ainsworth Mary D. “Attachment and Other Affectional Bonds across the Life Cycle.” Attachment across the Life Cycle . Ed. Parkes Colin Murray Stevenson-Hinde Joan Marris Peter . London...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 January 2001
...Joseph Bristow Victorians in Theory: From Derrida to Browning. By John Schad. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1999. x, 180 p. University of Oregon 2001 BOOK REVIEWS/83...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 235–250.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Daniel Just This essay discusses the implications of Milan Kundera's conception of the novel for literary theory and history. It presents Kundera's theory of the novel as a search for a type of didacticism that inscribes the reader in a process of learning that does not have a concrete content or...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (3): 286–299.
Published: 01 September 2012
...: American Literature and World History.” American Literary History 13 . 4 ( 2001 ): 755 – 75 . Print . Gandhi Leela . Affective Communities: Anticolonial Thought, Sin-de-Siècle, Radicalism, and the Politics of Friendship . Durham : Duke UP , 2006 . Print . Gikandi Simon...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (2): 121–149.
Published: 01 June 2012
... as hysteria. Contemporary theory has taken shape in and around these two modes of response to the disappearance of the absolute addressee. The four movements considered are New Criticism, structuralism (and post-structuralism), New Historicism (and Cultural Studies), and what I call the “New Vitalism...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (3): 290–294.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Thomas Pfau Romantic Theory: Forms of Reflexivity in the Romantic Era. By Leon Chai. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006. xx, 283 p. University of Oregon 2008 BOOK REVIEWS SURPRISED IN TRANSLATION. By Mary Ann Caws...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 399–419.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Revathi Krishnaswamy While the literatures of the (third) world are being rapidly curricularized in revamped Comparative/World or Postcolonial literature classes, the theories and methodologies used to interpret and evaluate these texts are still drawn primarily from the Western tradition. The...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 64–85.
Published: 01 January 2011
...: A Theory of “Belonging,” Not Belongings, in the New South Africa N A DECEMBER 2004 Journal of Southern African Studies  special issue on “Writ- I ing in Transition in South Africa,” Elleke Boehmer and Deborah Gaitskell pose the question: “Can South African writers and...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (1): 77–98.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Dinesen: Between Storytelling and Theory “ LL SORROWS CAN BE BORNE if you put them into a story or tell a story A about them.” The words stand as an epigraph to the chapter on action in Hannah Arendt’s The Human Condition, first published in 1958. They are attrib- uted to “Isak...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (2): 181–185.
Published: 01 March 2005
... OF THE AFFECTS. By Charles Altieri. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2003. x, 299 p. My first impulse after finishing The Particulars of Rapture, Charles Altieri’s brilliant ex- amination of affect in literature and visual art, was to try out Altieri’s theory on one of my favorite recent...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (3): 241–255.
Published: 01 June 2006
...WALLACE MARTIN University of Oregon 2006 IN THEORY’S WAKE/241 REVIEW ESSAY WALLACE MARTIN In Theory’s Wake Antoine Compagnon. Literature, Theory, and Common Sense. Trans. Carol...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (4): 459–480.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Astrid Lac This study is situated against the broader theoretical premise: when modern Japanese literary criticism made an epochal turn towards theory in the 1980s, all that might fall under the designation of the “biographical”—material, method, or ethic—became the unmourned remains of the...