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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (4): 502–505.
Published: 01 December 2022
...Ragini Tharoor Srinivasan ragini.ts@gmail.com World Literature for the Wretched of the Earth: Anticolonial Aesthetics, Postcolonial Politics . By J. Daniel Elam . New York : Fordham University Press , 2021 . 192 pp. Copyright © 2022 by University of Oregon 2022 What...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (4): 357–380.
Published: 01 December 2019
... reiterate the terms they claim to diagnose or contest. It also argues that, in their affective relation to decolonization, Arendt—and Foucault and Agamben—conjures and advances a social panic in a desire to domesticate the destabilizing force of anticolonial struggle. Finally, the article reads Kanafani’s...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 361–376.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Neetu Khanna Abstract This article revisits the Marxist anticolonial feminist writings of Urdu author Ismat Chughtai through a materialist exploration into how the female body—with its erotic curvatures and grotesque protuberances, its sticky and viscous textures and fluids—becomes the focalized...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (4): 404–426.
Published: 01 December 2022
... and a globally discursive locus of anticolonialism—what he later calls the “rendez-vous de la conquête” (“convocation of conquest”). tag2160@columbia.edu Copyright © 2022 by University of Oregon 2022 Caribbean negritude cartography lyric apostrophe Je crois beaucoup à ces choses-là et...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (2): 201–221.
Published: 01 June 2017
... ventriloquism,” Korean translators subtly insert subversive slogans into Hughes's radical poem “Our Land” in order to encourage anticolonial sentiment against Japanese censorship. By focusing on both Hughes's disaggregate representations of Asians and Korean circulations of black culture, this essay reconsiders...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (2): 184–208.
Published: 01 June 2021
...). Intermittently, where this dialectical image begins to be realized, these sites have erupted in acts of de-monumentalization by anticolonial and alter-globalization activists. The article locates fragments of this dialectical image in seaports including Rotterdam, Baltimore, Barcelona, Long Beach, and Genoa...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (1): 129–132.
Published: 01 March 2023
... reason as such) within an anticolonial imaginary that views the liberal individual as complicit with imperial violence. The African novel of ideas does not so much dramatize ideas, in the vein of the European novel of ideas, as it positions the act of doing philosophy within the fraught context...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (4): 455–458.
Published: 01 December 2019
... but an explanation of how the little magazine’s form —its versatility and malleability, its material underpinnings and manifestations, its affordances and advantages—made it amenable to new literary movements as diverse as surrealism in France, Bengali cultural nationalism in Calcutta, and anticolonial movement...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (2): 123–138.
Published: 01 June 2019
... for a historicizing of global Anglophone world literature that considers how the globalization of English was facilitated by its status as a language of both (neo)colonial governance and anticolonial aspiration. In “The World and the Postcolonial,” Elleke Boehmer suggests that the confluence of the fields...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 March 2022
... rather than timeless forms. adamspanos@gmail.edu Copyright © 2022 by University of Oregon 2022 internationalism anticolonial movement Aimé Césaire Cahier d’un retour au pays natal postcolonial literature AT THE CLIMACTIC moment of his epic poem Cahier d’un retour au pays natal...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 110–112.
Published: 01 March 2012
... and Caribbean Poetics is the only title in the series so far to invoke Ireland. Malouf’s book breaks new critical ground for Irish Studies by showing Ireland to be an important — and thus far understudied — transatlantic interlocutor for many Caribbean writers whose anticolonial politics and poet- ics...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 112–115.
Published: 01 March 2012
... book breaks new critical ground for Irish Studies by showing Ireland to be an important — and thus far understudied — transatlantic interlocutor for many Caribbean writers whose anticolonial politics and poet- ics were influenced and inspired by the cultural nationalism of the Irish Revival...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 March 2012
... book breaks new critical ground for Irish Studies by showing Ireland to be an important — and thus far understudied — transatlantic interlocutor for many Caribbean writers whose anticolonial politics and poet- ics were influenced and inspired by the cultural nationalism of the Irish Revival...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 117–119.
Published: 01 March 2012
... book breaks new critical ground for Irish Studies by showing Ireland to be an important — and thus far understudied — transatlantic interlocutor for many Caribbean writers whose anticolonial politics and poet- ics were influenced and inspired by the cultural nationalism of the Irish Revival...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (4): 498–501.
Published: 01 December 2022
... ), and the massacre of “Muslim” anticolonial protesters in Paris in October 1961, at the time of the Eichmann trial—where the camp survivor and author Yechiel Dinur “referred to the ‘Muselmänner’ of Auschwitz just before fainting in the courtroom” (44). The capaciousness of the term memory as backdrop to this sort...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (4): 385–402.
Published: 01 December 2021
... by the Negritudinist press Présence Africaine and first published in 1963, Farrington’s translation was required reading for the Black Panthers and an entire generation of anticolonial and antiracist activists in Africa and beyond. Her use of a racial category that is legible to readers of Fanon across Britain’s...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 399–419.
Published: 01 September 2010
... pedagogical projects that reproduce colonial stereotypes and perpetuate a neocolonial divi- sion of labor between the knowing West and the known rest. My discussion also suggests that anticolonial nationalism and postcolonialism, despite their enor- mous influence, have only dented, not dismantled,E...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (1): 144–146.
Published: 01 March 2022
... of the global cultural anticolonialism in mid-twentieth century—a crucial albeit often overlooked step in the evolution of the contemporary field of postcolonial studies. ...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 363–365.
Published: 01 September 2014
... to a Mahometan” [11]; there are a few other occasions when the desire to make an arrestingly bold claim leads to overstatement, and I think that Garcia is sometimes too insistent that the writers he discusses are straightforwardly “anticolonial” in their politics.) If we do accept that Islamic...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (3): 273–288.
Published: 01 September 2022
... them to a certain extent here. J. Daniel Elam points out that “in the first decades of the twentieth century, many South Asian thinkers had made reading and critique a fundamental part of anticolonial self-cultivation in the pursuit of expertise and mastery.” While his book engages...