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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (3): 295–316.
Published: 01 September 2018
... . “ Memory Things and Their Temporality .” Memory Studies 9.1 ( 2016 ): 107 – 10 . Johnston David Jhave . Aesthetic Animism: Digital Poetry’s Ontological Implications . Cambridge, MA : MIT P , 2016 . Kaiser Birgit Mara . “ So Many Tongues: Cixous and the Matter of Writing...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 72–92.
Published: 01 March 2018
... between subject and mechanism, voice and noise. Tone, in my case studies, indexes failed acts of representation. Wang’s tone is excessively animated, insofar as a compensatory liveliness exceeds Wang’s own person. By contrast, the tone of War Trash is neutral. In approximating “Asian” through noise rather...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 444–465.
Published: 01 December 2018
... History 45 . 1 ( 2014 ): 19 – 36 . Holsinger Bruce . “ Of Pigs and Parchment: Medieval Studies and the Coming of the Animal .” PMLA 124 . 2 ( 2009 ): 616 – 23 . James Henry . The Spoils of Poynton . 1897 . London : Penguin , 1987 . Kalmar Ivan Davidson...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 March 2021
... as wide-ranging as philosophy, psychiatry, anthropology, legal studies, animal studies, and ecology. Across these disparate fields, three paradigms for conceptualizing the ethical force of literature are in play. According to the exemplary paradigm, Elizabeth Costello shows us models of how to live...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (4): 291–320.
Published: 01 September 2000
... of movement is the key element render- ing cinema “Pygmalionesque.” Although I will consider factors such as artistic creation and gendering, the single most significant concept here is animation. Cartoons, however, are only tangential to my study.3 I am interested instead in the notion of animation...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 85–100.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Chrétien. L'imagerie animale des auteurs du Haut Moyen Âge . Toulouse : Presses Universitaires du Mirail , 1994 . Print . Wickham Chris . “European Forests in the Early Middle Ages.” Vol. 2 . L'Ambiente vegetale nell' alto medioevo. Settimane di Studio del Centro Italiano di Studi...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (3): 262–265.
Published: 01 June 2001
... puzzled commentators from late antiquity to the present day, can be under- stood as the expression of a coherent social system: animals are classified according to the model of cattle, sheep, and goats, which, like all other creatures, are declared pure or impure based on their mode of locomotion...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (3): 265–268.
Published: 01 June 2001
... showed how the dietary laws, which have puzzled commentators from late antiquity to the present day, can be under- stood as the expression of a coherent social system: animals are classified according to the model of cattle, sheep, and goats, which, like all other creatures, are declared pure...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (3): 268–274.
Published: 01 June 2001
... showed how the dietary laws, which have puzzled commentators from late antiquity to the present day, can be under- stood as the expression of a coherent social system: animals are classified according to the model of cattle, sheep, and goats, which, like all other creatures, are declared pure...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (2): 150–165.
Published: 01 June 2021
... invertebrate organisms. Several critical commentators on Moore’s poetry have ascribed her precise observational skills, as well as her interest in nonhuman animals, to this early exposure to scientific study. 6 Bonnie Costello , for instance, points out in her book Marianne Moore: Imaginary Possessions...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 449–452.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Galvani’s experiments with electrical animation of frog legs and the resulting hypothesis of “animal electricity” to give credibility to Victor Frankenstein’s project to bring to life a creature assembled from dead body parts. Andriopoulos’s thesis is that developments in technology and science...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 89–92.
Published: 01 January 2010
... textbook on the history of criticism — until 1992, and such interest in Russian formalism as survived then seemed to migrate to fi lm studies. But renewed interest in Shklovsky appeared in 2005. Since then the number of his books translated into English has nearly doubled; there are now seven...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 92–95.
Published: 01 January 2010
..., and such interest in Russian formalism as survived then seemed to migrate to fi lm studies. But renewed interest in Shklovsky appeared in 2005. Since then the number of his books translated into English has nearly doubled; there are now seven. An entire issue of Poetics Today was devoted to Shklovsy’s...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 95–98.
Published: 01 January 2010
... didn’t reach the fourth stage — inclusion in an American textbook on the history of criticism — until 1992, and such interest in Russian formalism as survived then seemed to migrate to fi lm studies. But renewed interest in Shklovsky appeared in 2005. Since then the number of his books translated...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 99–100.
Published: 01 January 2010
... of criticism — until 1992, and such interest in Russian formalism as survived then seemed to migrate to fi lm studies. But renewed interest in Shklovsky appeared in 2005. Since then the number of his books translated into English has nearly doubled; there are now seven. An entire issue of Poetics Today...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 January 2010
... in an American textbook on the history of criticism — until 1992, and such interest in Russian formalism as survived then seemed to migrate to fi lm studies. But renewed interest in Shklovsky appeared in 2005. Since then the number of his books translated into English has nearly doubled; there are now...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (3): 293–305.
Published: 01 September 2022
... for in Sentient Flesh are: ring shouts, spirituals, and “worldly” work songs, as well as Jubba-beating and the blues, along with dance, such as the Buzzard Lope. The driving hypothesis here is that carefully studying the traditions of such poetic socialities might provide us with the animative materiality...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 365–368.
Published: 01 September 2014
... that will significantly advance the project of “provincializing Europe,” and in doing so will challenge scholars in a variety of fields, encouraging further research into the history of cultural exchange between Britain and the Muslim world. All in all, it is an important study and a fine achievement...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (3): 317–336.
Published: 01 September 2018
... and a metamedium, into which other media are reinscribed as forms, as absences, and as figurations of difference” (155). 8 One might thus think of the “animal turn” in literary studies—which Kay sees as an opportunity to consider anew the role of ethics in reading, especially “an ethics of medieval reading...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (4): 315–331.
Published: 01 September 2007
... pose. Though critics have been most attracted by the sport of potential influence,1 in the following I argue that there are other and more interesting grounds for studying Nabokov’s reflections on Kafka and that these are to be found in Nabokov’s singular inter- pretation of The Metamorphosis...