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Comparative Literature (1 September 2012) 64 (3): 300–315.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Arturo Arias This article explores the emergence of Central American-American discursive and performance poetic art that, written bilingually and occasionally incorporating Portuguese or an indigenous language, has been present in the United States since the mid-1980s, but bloomed in the first...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2018) 70 (4): 466–486.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Roanne L. Kantor Abstract This article seeks to explain the recent popularity of South Asian Anglophone literature (beginning in 1981 and peaking between 1998 and 2008) in light of the boom in Latin American literature of the 1960s. It argues that the phenomenon of regional literary “booms” shares...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 85–87.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Sara Castro-Klaren Transatlantic Translations: Dialogues in Latin American Literature. By Julio Ortega. Translated by Philip Derbyshire. London: Reaktion Books, 2006. 219 p. University of Oregon 2009 BOOK REVIEWS TRANSATLANTIC TRANSLATIONS: DIALOGUES IN LATIN AMERICAN LITERATURE. By Julio...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Bainard Cowan The Inordinate Eye: New World Baroque and Latin American Fiction. By Lois Parkinson Zamora. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006. xxv, 420 p., 108 ills. University of Oregon 2009 BOOK REVIEWS TRANSATLANTIC TRANSLATIONS: DIALOGUES IN LATIN AMERICAN LITERATURE. By Julio...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Monika Kaup The Impure Imagination: Toward a Critical Hybridity in Latin American Writing. By Joshua Lund. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2006. xxi, 270 p. University of Oregon 2009 García Canclini, Néstor. Hybrid Cultures: Strategies for Entering and Leaving Modernity . Trans...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2009) 61 (3): 220–230.
Published: 01 June 2009
... American texts in these languages have been largely excluded from comparative literary studies. A comparative reading of two 1877 texts—Meltzl's “Tasks of Comparative Literature” and José Martí's prospectus for the Revista Guatemalteca —reveals that the literatures of the Americas, and the Caribbean...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2009) 61 (3): 274–294.
Published: 01 June 2009
... models of comparative American studies compatible with the Southern theory discussed in the previous pages. University of Oregon 2009 Aboul-Ela, Hosam. Other South: Faulkner, Coloniality and the Mariátegui Tradition . Pittsburgh: U of Pittsburgh P, 2007 . Aguilar Mora, Jorge. La divina pareja...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2009) 61 (3): 295–315.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Severo Sarduy and the Brazilian poet and essayist Haroldo de Campos from the 1960s through the 1980s. Together, they represent a specifically Latin American combination of postmodernism and postcolonialism, a combination that is based in the historical and literary realities of the region. The author...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2009) 61 (3): 327–334.
Published: 01 June 2009
...MARY JEAN GREEN Although the field of American Studies has expanded beyond the borders of the United States, it continues to marginalize French-speaking cultures in the Americas: Québec, the Francophone islands in the Caribbean, and even Franco-Americans in the U.S. Although this marginalization...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2009) 61 (3): 335–345.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Difference.” Feminism/Postmodernism . Ed. Linda J. Nicholson. New York: Routledge, 1990 . 300 -23. AMARYLL CHANADY The Trans-American Outcast and Figurations of Displacement N MODERNITY AT LARGE, Arjun Appadurai examines how “locality emerges Iin a globalized...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2011) 63 (1): 3–24.
Published: 01 January 2011
... ( 2004 ): 31 -46. Print. Camfield, Greg. “Sentimental Liberalism and the Problem of Race in Huckleberry Finn.” Nineteenth-Century Literature 46.1 ( 1991 ): 96 -113. Print. Castillo, Susan. “Narratives of Blood.” Rev. of Mixed Blood and Other Crosses: Rethinking American Literature from the...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2011) 63 (3): 291–306.
Published: 01 September 2011
... writers from the colonial spaces of modernity do not have to reproduce the social logics of Euro-American modernity even when they take up one of its most canonical literary forms. © 2011 by University of Oregon 2011 Works Cited Alonso Carlos J. The Burden of Modernity: The Rhetoric of Cultural...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2012) 64 (2): 232–235.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Patrice D. Rankine African American Writers and Classical Tradition . By Cook William W. and Tatum James . Chicago : The University of Chicago Press , 2010 . 454 p. © 2012 by University of Oregon 2012 BOOK REVIEWS PARALLELS, INTERACTIONS, AND ILLUMINATIONS: TRAVERSING CHINESE...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2013) 65 (3): 325–344.
Published: 01 September 2013
... ultimately less significant than the methodological persistence of formal (and later thematic) analysis across the cases, which will be shown to tie the study of American literature to an unexamined secularism that, consequently, it lacks the methods to investigate. The rise of American literary studies...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2003) 55 (3): i–xxvi.
Published: 01 June 2003
... University of Oregon 2003 THE 2003 BULLETIN OF THEACLA BULLETIN/i AMERICAN COMPARATIVE LITERATURE ASSOCIATION The ACLA Bulletin appears once a year in the Summer Issue of Comparative Literature Officers...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2004) 56 (3): i–xx.
Published: 01 June 2004
... University of Oregon 2004 THE 2004 BULLETIN OF THEACLA BULLETIN/i AMERICAN COMPARATIVE LITERATURE ASSOCIATION The ACLA Bulletin appears once a year in the Summer Issue of Comparative Literature Officers...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2004) 56 (3): 279–281.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Shari Huhndorf Blood Narrative: Indigenous Identity in American Indian and Maori Literary and Activist Texts. By Chadwick Allen. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2002. x, 308 p. University of Oregon 2004 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/262 BOOK...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2005) 57 (3): i–xxx.
Published: 01 June 2005
... University of Oregon 2005 THE 2005 BULLETIN OF THEACLA BULLETIN/i AMERICAN COMPARATIVE LITERATURE ASSOCIATION The ACLA Bulletin appears once a year in the Summer Issue of Comparative Literature Officers...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2006) 58 (3): i–xvi.
Published: 01 June 2006
... University of Oregon 2006 THE 2006 BULLETIN OF THEACLA BULLETIN/i AMERICAN COMPARATIVE LITERATURE ASSOCIATION The ACLA Bulletin appears once a year in the Summer Issue of Comparative Literature Officers Advisory Board...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2007) 59 (3): i–xxxi.
Published: 01 June 2007
... University of Oregon 2007 THE 2007 BULLETIN OF THEACLA BULLETIN/i AMERICAN COMPARATIVE LITERATURE ASSOCIATION The ACLA Bulletin appears once a year in the Summer Issue of Comparative Literature Officers...