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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (1): 19–31.
Published: 01 March 2020
... writings under Apartheid, the complete absence of Palestinians in the recently published Israeli dystopias, appears particularly disheartening. Neither partner nor enemy, Palestinians do not even share in a future nightmare with Israeli Jews. We are left with the following questions: Does writing a Jewish...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 25–34.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Desmond Tutu's curious insertion of a character from Dorfman's play into his Foreword to the Final Report) with contemporary manifestations of an older understanding of remediation as a process of medical healing or legal redress (ongoing campaigns by apartheid victims regarding their right to remedy...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 426–443.
Published: 01 December 2018
... different kind of figure: a gardener who “just lives.” Between the guerrilla and the gardener, Coetzee elaborates an antinomy of justice not only in apartheid South Africa but inherent to the institutionalization of modern political life. Copyright © 2018 by University of Oregon 2018 apartheid South...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 64–85.
Published: 01 January 2011
... in Business: Post-Liberation Politics in South Africa . Tafelberg: Cape Town, 1997 . Print. Attridge, Derek. “J.M. Coetzee's Disgrace: Introduction.” Interventions 4.3 ( 2002 ): 315 -20. Print. Attridge, Derek, and Rosemary Jolly, eds. Writing South Africa: Literature, Apartheid, and Democracy...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 March 2022
... up Césaire’s tag and Fanon’s account of postcoloniality in Les damnés de la terre in order to express her worries about the future of South Africa after apartheid, which was then beginning to come into focus. The singularity of her outlook in this story is partly a function of her social position...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (4): 437–475.
Published: 01 December 2023
....) Marchamalo is attentive to political events that fall outside of the temporal purview of Perec’s text, like South African apartheid (1948 to the 1990s) (Marchamalo, Me acuerdo 28, memory 91) or Septiembre negro , sometimes called the Munich massacre, at the 1972 Olympics (62, memory 286). Many...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (2): 140–152.
Published: 01 June 2023
... . Masaba Khwezi . “ Democratic Marxism and the National Question: Race and Class in the Post-Apartheid South Africa .” In Racism after Apartheid: Challenges for Marxism and Anti Racism , edited by Satgar Vishwas , 173 – 93 . Johannesburg : Wits University Pres , 2019 . Otte Thomas...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 27–41.
Published: 01 January 2001
..., particularly, of Nelson Mandela and the prisoners of the notorious Robben Island—Dennis Brutus, Michael Dingake, Govan Mbeki, Patrick Lekota, and many others—who in their struggle against the perpetua- tion of the racist laws of apartheid in South Africa suffered imprisonment for their cause.10 In fact one...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (4): 385–402.
Published: 01 December 2021
... nomenclatures have been translated across heterogeneous imperial formations. 2 Take the word ghetto , transposed from medieval Europe to twentieth-century urban America and back to postcolonial Europe; or apartheid , the Afrikaans term for segregation deployed to describe the regime of separation in Israel...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 47–63.
Published: 01 January 2011
... of Truth and Reconciliation in South Africa: Legitimizing the Post-Apartheid State . Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2001 . Print. Zabus, Chantal. “The Yoruba Bacchae: Wole Soyinka's De-Aryanization of Greek Civilization.” (Un) Writing Empire . Ed. Theo D'haen. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1998 . 203 -28. Print...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 315–337.
Published: 01 September 2017
... of the ways the Apartheid state prevents black township youth from even embarking on a developmental trajectory (555). Gregory Castle argues that in postcolonial Bildungsromane “temporality exceeds the parameters of chronology . . . so that individual development halts, regresses, or becomes entwined...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 413–429.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of post-apartheid South Africa. COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 416 abstract, rather dry, even at its hottest” (3). Sex for David is a matter of need, and his “needs turn out to be . . . light and fleeting, like those of a butterfly” (5). He imagines prostitutes shuddering at him “as one shudders...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (3): 228–245.
Published: 01 June 2000
... distinguished from other nation-states and made their equal because found equally worthy of realist description. There is much that is potentially liberating in the nationalist model. For example, it allows anomalies such as the Portuguese colonies or the apartheid settler colonies to be regarded...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 37–44.
Published: 01 March 2015
... of différance for informatics, as a gramme without the taint of a metaphysics of absence. Sysemics would put archi-writing to work without the apartheids of brain labor that divide quanta from qualia and play from calculation. As we have seen, Derrida posi- tioned cybernetics as being devoid...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 399–419.
Published: 01 September 2010
... affiliations that go beyond simplistic oppo- sitions between East and West or colonizer and colonized; indeed, they point us toward a transnational comparative study of trauma and apartheid narratives that may provide the basis for articulating an aesthetics of discrimination and dissent.24 New...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (4): 466–486.
Published: 01 December 2013
... . Print . Rogaski Ruth . Hygienic Modernity: Meanings of Health and Disease in Treaty-Port China . Asia-Local Studies/Global Themes . Berkeley : U of California P , 2004 . Print . Sanders Mark . Complicities: The Intellectual and Apartheid, Philosophy and Postcoloniality...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 259–271.
Published: 01 September 2020
... in that it essentially codifies apartheid—as a blatant example of the abandonment of equality ( Wootliff ). It enshrines settlement building as the legitimate instrument of Israeli nation-building, and relegates the Arabic language to minority status. It is no accident at all that the acquisition of land coincides...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (3): 264–277.
Published: 01 September 2018
... and more films started to circulate, censorship was taken over by the Department of the Interior (which had a specially built “censorship theatre”) and then by an elaborate censorship apparatus set up in the early 1960s by the apartheid regime (Secretary of the Treasurer). In their censoring activities...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (2): 123–138.
Published: 01 June 2019
... at a moment that saw the acceleration of professionally negotiated US patronage of Nigerian crude oil ( Nwachuku 584 ). 2 Olajide Aluko noted in 1979 that while there had been a diplomatic cooling between Lagos and Washington from 1966 to 1977, for reasons ranging from disagreements about apartheid...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 186–201.
Published: 01 June 2022
... .” Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa, and the Middle East 31 , no. 2 ( 2011 ): 521 – 37 . Baderoon Gabeba . Regarding Muslims: From Slavery to Post-apartheid . Johannesburg : Wits University Press , 2014 . Baucom Ian . Specters of the Atlantic: Finance Capital, Slavery...