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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 446–449.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Su Fang Ng Empires of Love: Europe, Asia, and the Making of Early Modern Identity . By Nocentelli Carmen . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2013 . 262 p. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 446 the travels of Marco Polo and the...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Persian, Rashed confronted a readership for whom those gestures could only be signs of Indo-Persian nostalgia, and the poem was largely misread as a paean to the cultural identity of the East. Yet for Rashed, Asia is not a marker of cultural heritage but closer to what Gayatri Spivak has called a...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (2): 201–221.
Published: 01 June 2017
... the discourse of Afro-Orientalism that represents Asia as an undifferentiated, static entity and thus marginalizes Asian cultural production. © 2017 by University of Oregon 2017 Langston Hughes Korea the Harlem Renaissance translation anticolonialism Works Cited and Consulted...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 132–144.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Geeta Patel Abstract Vernacularization as a concept has gained circulation in our time within the ambit of South Asia: scholars use it to name what they designate as local—whether sexuality, language, architecture, religion, capital, or aesthetic practices. When claims are made for...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (2): 160–176.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Asia or Africa is in fact an important element of the longer history of which colonialism and postcolonialism are part. University of Oregon 2009 Michael Uebel. Ecstatic Transformation: On the Uses of Alterity in the Middle Ages . New York: Palgrave, 2005. David Wallace. Premodern...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 86–110.
Published: 01 January 2011
... English, which is tied to the notion of South Asia as a postcolonial space. I argue that postcolonialism in this case functions as a catachresis, but that the inadequacy of the category is an enabling rather than disabling feature. Both Thapa and Derrida are preoccupied with the question of whether it is...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 466–486.
Published: 01 December 2018
... offers a corrective with insights for both the future of South Asian Anglophone literature and the field of World Literature. Copyright © 2018 by University of Oregon 2018 literary trends world literature Global Anglophone Latin America South Asia A FEW PAGES FROM THE END of Mohammad...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 389–403.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Islands.” Asia/Pacific as Space of Cultural Production . Ed. Rob Wilson and Arif Dirlik. Durham: Duke University Press, 1995 . 86 -98. Hereniko, Vilsoni, and Rob Wilson, ed. Inside Out: Literature, Cultural Politics and Identity in the New Pacific . Boulder, CO: Rowman and Littlefield Press, 1999...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 445–446.
Published: 01 December 2015
... claim objective status for what we could consider fantasy” and “has located fairyland in a definite place” (135, 144). What a shock. It is a simplification of the argument to say that Murrin located Fairy Land somewhere in Cen- tral Asia, but not a great simplification. So striking was the claim...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (4): 333–356.
Published: 01 December 2019
... Mirror of Urdu: Recompositions of Nation and Community, 1947–65 .” In Lineages of the Present: Ideology and Politics in Contemporary South Asia , 103 – 27 . Brooklyn, NY : Verso , 2000 . Ahmad Aijaz . In Theory: Classes, Nations, Literatures . Brooklyn, NY : Verso , 1992 . Almost...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 141–154.
Published: 01 June 2016
... University of Oregon 2016 Relational comparison Bandung China world literature W.E.B. Du Bois Works Cited 60 Years: Asia-African Conference. Spec. issue of TEMPO ( 26 April 2015 ). Print . Anderson Perry . “Sino-Americana.” London Review of Books 34 . 3 ( 2012 ): 20...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 313–338.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Britain, as an island at the end of the Earth (Lavezzo). EUROPE SEEN AND UNSEEN/315 ambiguous. Europa has a prefatory dream in which she sees two continents fig- ured as women, one of whom, named Asia, represents herself as Europa’s mother...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 293–312.
Published: 01 September 2006
...: Cambridge University Press, 2003 . Chaudhuri, K.N. Asia Before Europe: Economy and Civilisation of the Indian Ocean from the Rise of Islam to 1750 . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990 . Cheah Boon Kheng. “The Rise and Fall of the Great Melakan Empire: Moral Judgement in Tun Bambang's...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 252–271.
Published: 01 September 2019
... . “ Realism after Modernism and the Literary World-System. ” Modern Language Quarterly 73 no. 3 ( 2012 ): 255 – 68 . Donovan William J. “ War Report ” prepared for the Office of Strategic Services, United States Armed Services (OSS) 1945 . Asia Foundation records, R. Harris Smith papers...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 404–425.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Cheah and Bruce Robbins. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1998 . 216 -29. Barlow, Tani E. Introduction. Formations of Colonial Modernity in East Asia . Ed. Tani E. Barlow. Durham: Duke University Press, 1997 . 1 -20. ____. “'green blade in the act of being grazed': Late Capital...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 7–15.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Symbol . Cambridge : Harvard UP , 1978 . Print . Stern Phillip J. “British Asia and British Atlantic: Comparisons and Connections.” William and Mary Quarterly 63 . 4 ( 2006 ): 693 . Print . Stern Phillip J. “Neither East nor West, Border, nor Breed, nor Birth: Early...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 376–386.
Published: 01 September 2006
...MONICA SPIRIDON University of Oregon 2006 Bassin, Mark. “Asia.” Modern Russian Culture . Ed. Nicholas Rzhevsky. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998 . 57 -85. Braudel, Fernand. Espace et histoire. Vol 1 of L'identité de la France . Paris: Arthaud-Flammarion, 1986...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 363–365.
Published: 01 September 2014
... authority and his later critique of War- ren Hastings’s Montesquieu-based assumptions regarding the sway of despotism in Asia. Much of the book focuses on the 1790s, and chapters 4 and 5 address the “Jacobin invest- ment in Islamic republicanism” (141) as evidenced in Walter Savage Landor’s famously...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 275–282.
Published: 01 September 2001
... counterhegemonic impulse underlies Rob Wilson’s critique of the “Asia/Pacific” construct. “Doing Cultural Studies Inside APEC” (Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation) reveals how global/local dynamics expresses itself in regionalization. The yoking of Asia to the Pacific evidences the power of trans- national...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (3): 234–238.
Published: 01 June 2005
... teaching and research on Asia, Africa, South America, Eastern Europe—research largely centered on issues of development and political process. Culture entered the discussion only insofar as it affected these two concerns. Departments were transformed: in the case of Harvard, a phi- lological and...