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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (1): 54–76.
Published: 01 January 2004
...NICOLETTA PIREDDU University of Oregon 2004 Auerbach, Eric. Mimesis. The Representation of Reality in Western Literature . Trans. Willard R. Trask. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1953 . Banti, Anna. Artemisia . Trans. Shirley D'Ardia Caracciolo. Lincoln: University of...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 283–301.
Published: 01 June 2010
...MARIKE JANZEN In the early 1960s, the East German Anna Seghers and the Cuban Alejo Carpentier published historical narratives of the slave uprisings that had rocked French and British colonies in the Caribbean during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. In both Seghers's “Das Licht...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 25–46.
Published: 01 January 2011
... compared in Women in Love and Anna Karenina , with which Lawrence was preoccupied when he wrote Women in Love . The article discusses ideas on consciousness in the novels' own terms, its interpretative goal being comparative rather than thematic. Its method is to compare the states of consciousness, and...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (4): 388–399.
Published: 01 September 2009
... as an exercise, and allusions to this text can be easily traced throughout Three Lives in general and The Good Anna in particular. The following essay argues that Stein's “new kind of realism” (William James) constitutes a rewriting and a radicalization of Flaubert's decomposition of certain key...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 296–311.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Anna A. Berman This essay explores the intellectual ties between Lev Tolstoy and the Nobel Prize winning pathologist Ilya Mechnikov. In Tolstoy's essays, letters, and diary entries he was notoriously critical of contemporary scientific study and its lack of a moral component. Beginning in the late...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 95–99.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Anna A. Berman Adulterous Nations: Family Politics and National Anxiety in the European Novel . By Kuzmic Tatiana . Northwestern University Press , 2016 . 248 p. Copyright © 2018 University of Oregon 2018 BOOK REVIEWS...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 March 2020
...Anna A. Berman Abstract What is a family novel ? Russian literary scholars—who use the term frequently—claim that it is originally an English genre, yet in English scholarship the term has virtually disappeared. This article recovers the lost history of the family novel, tracing two separate...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (3): 228–243.
Published: 01 June 2008
...ARNE LUNDE; ANNA WESTERSTAHL STENPORT University of Oregon 2008 Baker, Jean-Claude, and Chris Chase. Josephine: The Hungry Heart . New York: Random House, 1993 . Baldick, Chris. The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1992 . Barnett...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 144–160.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Anna Westerståhl Stenport Written in Denmark in French in 1887–88, Swedish author August Strindberg's novel A Madman's Defense ( Le Plaidoyer d'un fou ) was first published in an 1893 German translation and subsequently released in a manicured French version in 1895. The German version was taken...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 383–401.
Published: 01 December 2011
.... I begin with the former. Voyage in the Dark narrates the economic, psychological, and social trials of pro- tagonist and narrator Anna Morgan, a nineteen-year-old chorus girl who emi- grates from Dominica to London at the request of her English stepmother, Hester. Anna is a Creole whose...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 335–345.
Published: 01 June 2009
... introduction to Trans- national Latina/o Communities, Carlos Vélez-Ibáñez and Anna Sampaio argue that the massive cross-border movement of migrants to the United States produces “new forms of identity, multiculturality and multiple experience” (4), complex cul- THE...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (1): 2–22.
Published: 01 January 2002
... Ephraim Lessing Werke . Ed. Uwe Lassen. Hamburg: Hoffman und Campe, 1963 . Sheperd, David. “Conversion, Reversion, and Subversion in Tolstoi's The Death of Ivan Il'ich.” Slavonic and East European Review 71 . 3 ( 1993 ): 400 -16. Tolstoy, Lev Nikolaevich. Anna Karenina. Sobranie sochinenii v...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (1): 75–95.
Published: 01 March 2016
... . Tolstoy Leo . Anna Karenina . 1877 . Trans. Pevear Richard Volokhonsky Larissa . New York : Penguin , 2000 . Print . Trask Michael . Camp Sites: Sex, Politics and Academic Style in Post-War America . Stanford : Stanford UP , 2013 . Print . ———. “In the Bathroom with...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (4): 283–299.
Published: 01 September 2004
... surrounds issues of deeper philosophical import: although both writers seem to acknowledge a controlling necessity or fate—be it the causes of war, or of Anna’s suicide, or the foreordained doom of Achilles—both also leave the door ajar to freedom of will and choice, whether the question involves...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 228–232.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Jody Blanco Baroque Sovereignty: Carlos Sigüenza y Góngora and the Creole Archive of Colonial Mexico . By More Anna . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2012 . 360 p. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 Works Cited Anderson Benedict . Imagined...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 391–394.
Published: 01 September 2008
... y Sn g Brown University Tr a n s a m e r i c a n Li t e r a r y Re l a t i o n s a n d t h e Ni n e t e e n t h -Ce n t u r y Pu b L I c Sp h e r e . By Anna Brickhouse. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. 354 p...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 64–85.
Published: 01 March 2019
... as a literary tool. The first scene of Tolstoy’s novel takes place at Anna Pavlovna’s soiree, where the time and space of the actions are set by conversations on the war and Napoleon; dialogue dominates the first pages. The two interlocutors, Anna Pavlovna and Prince Vassily, are purely marginal...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 225–227.
Published: 01 June 2011
... chosen Mikhail Lermontov’s A Hero of Our Time (1839–41), Fyodor Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment (1865–66), and Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina (1873–77), arguing that the three novels follow a “similar pattern” (11) in their engage- ment with the French literary tradition. Accordingly, she does not...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 227–230.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Time (1839–41), Fyodor Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment (1865–66), and Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina (1873–77), arguing that the three novels follow a “similar pattern” (11) in their engage- ment with the French literary tradition. Accordingly, she does not treat the French texts as intertexts...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 230–234.
Published: 01 June 2011
... chosen Mikhail Lermontov’s A Hero of Our Time (1839–41), Fyodor Dostoevsky’s Crime and Punishment (1865–66), and Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina (1873–77), arguing that the three novels follow a “similar pattern” (11) in their engage- ment with the French literary tradition. Accordingly, she does not...