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Comparative Literature (1 June 2013) 65 (2): 162–181.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Stephen Thomson When we first encounter the narrator of Austerlitz , he is wandering around the unfamiliar town of Antwerp with, he tells us, “unsicheren Schritten” (1; 9). As well as reflecting the unfamiliarity of the locale, these “uncertain steps” evince a proud modesty characteristic of the...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 43–53.
Published: 01 January 2009
...NINA PELIKAN STRAUS What does W.G. Sebald mean by the doubling of his character Jacques Austerlitz with Ludwig Wittgenstein, a “poetic” philosopher who, although of Jewish ancestry, had little to say about the fate of the Jews during the Nazi period? Sebald's initiation of the reader into...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2013) 65 (1): 123–135.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Jessica Dubow; Richard Steadman-Jones This essay takes a particular image in W.G. Sebald's novel Austerlitz and traces the hidden web of literary, theoretical, scientific, and philosophical allusion that informs it. At a crucial point in the narrative, when the protagonist is on the verge of...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2008) 60 (3): 261–278.
Published: 01 June 2008
... Jan Peter Tripp. Trans. Michael Hamburger. London: Hamish Hamilton, 2004 . ____. Austerlitz . Trans. Anthea Bell. Toronto: Vintage Canada, 2002 . ____. The Emigrants . Trans. Michael Hulse. London: Harvill, 1997 . ____. “Recovered Memories.” Interview with Maya Jaggi. The Guardian 22...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2010) 62 (1): 55–67.
Published: 01 January 2010
... valley below, part of the town of Brünn [now Brno, the Czech Republic], a suburb with numerous small gar- dens, a graveyard, the small lake of the Carthusian monastery, and wooded hills separating us from the famous fi eld of Austerlitz” (My Prisons 124). (The proxim- ity of “the famous fi eld of...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2001) 53 (1): 83–85.
Published: 01 January 2001
... indirect discourse to bring to life Napoleon’s calculations before the battle of Austerlitz, all exem- plify the common impulse to look at the world from another human being’s point of BOOK REVIEWS/85 view. The only difference between...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2001) 53 (1): 86–87.
Published: 01 January 2001
... temptation, a historian who uses free indirect discourse to bring to life Napoleon’s calculations before the battle of Austerlitz, all exem- plify the common impulse to look at the world from another human being’s point of BOOK REVIEWS/85...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2001) 53 (1): 88–90.
Published: 01 January 2001
... temptation, a historian who uses free indirect discourse to bring to life Napoleon’s calculations before the battle of Austerlitz, all exem- plify the common impulse to look at the world from another human being’s point of BOOK REVIEWS/85...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2001) 53 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 January 2001
... temptation, a historian who uses free indirect discourse to bring to life Napoleon’s calculations before the battle of Austerlitz, all exem- plify the common impulse to look at the world from another human being’s point of BOOK REVIEWS/85...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2001) 53 (1): 93–96.
Published: 01 January 2001
... temptation, a historian who uses free indirect discourse to bring to life Napoleon’s calculations before the battle of Austerlitz, all exem- plify the common impulse to look at the world from another human being’s point of BOOK REVIEWS/85...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2017) 69 (2): 143–159.
Published: 01 June 2017