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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (3): 306–325.
Published: 01 September 2022
... on Omeros .” South Atlantic Quarterly 96 , no. 2 ( 1997 ): 229 – 46 . ellen.howley@dcu.ie Copyright © 2022 by University of Oregon 2022 blue humanities Irish poetry Caribbean poetry myth THE SEA HAS no beginning and no end; it is, as Adrienne Rich writes in, “Diving...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (2): 237–254.
Published: 01 June 2021
..., the strait, the tidal pool, the redeveloped waterfront) aim to further defamiliarize these two nodes. Maritime literature, ecocritical studies, and the blue humanities have drawn our attention to the water’s edge, and convinced us to look at the coast not only from the hinterland but from the sea. Recent...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (2): 150–165.
Published: 01 June 2021
... elements, such as changing tides and the rocky or sandy substrates that make up the geological formation of the coastline. The edge appears in a number of Moore’s poems, including “The Fish,” which depicts the intertidal zone populated by injured “crow-blue mussel-shells,” “ink- / bespattered jelly fish...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 238–240.
Published: 01 June 2015
..., and Corrective Eco-Justice in Ruth Ozeki's My Year of Meats and Judith Helfand and Daniel Gold's Blue Vinyl.” MELUS: Multi-Ethnic Literature of the U.S. 34 . 2 ( 2009 ): 43 – 62 . Print . COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 238 monologism arises as that “faith in the self-sufficiency of a single...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (1): 119–140.
Published: 01 March 2022
.... In a resonant tallying of historical erasure in canonical accounts of modernity, Gilroy describes the great Western metropoles as “readily purged of any traces of the people without history whose degraded lives might raise awkward questions about the limits of bourgeois humanism” (44). With this in mind...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 354–372.
Published: 01 September 2001
.... Conse- quently, the practice should, in its various forms and cultural contexts, be held as a human rights violation, one that can be repudiated on the grounds of a univer- sal ethical standard. In a climate where the world has, as they say, become a village, Walker’s posi- tion is bound...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (2): 188–206.
Published: 01 June 2023
... to anti-socialism in another way, namely, by the rejection of a belief in the perfectibility of humanity, a central axiom of Soviet ideology. Here it is crucial to differentiate socialism as a political ideal that is informed by Marx’s critique of capitalism, as it is understood and taken up...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 32–44.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Taylor it argues for a provocative Caribbean aesthetic of “sea ontologies.” By examining the multispecies collaborations of coral and reef ecologies, it suggests a new oceanic imaginary for the more-than-human Anthropocene. © 2017 by University of Oregon 2017 Anthropocene Caribbean...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 185–206.
Published: 01 June 2015
... this latter notion of authentic- ity had been forcefully articulated by African American writers and scholars. W.E.B. DuBois, for instance, notes in “Criteria for Negro Art” (1925) that “racial prejudgment” has limited white writing about blacks to a concern with “human degradation.” Likewise...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (4): 415–436.
Published: 01 December 2023
... strange, disquieting occurrences, described as “warps” and “mutations,” to the human and nonhuman, the novel both critiques the ethnic displacement of the Kurdish population and expresses unease over changing relationships to material land. This is rooted in its critique of the structuring frameworks...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 264–272.
Published: 01 June 2022
... of Michel Foucault’s view of history careening toward the vanishing point of the human as well as a powerful echo of traditional Hindu cultural beliefs about the continuum between human and animal life-forms, about rebirth and regeneration. For Édouard Maunick, the island itself is the site of a creative...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 219–232.
Published: 01 June 2022
... . Lionnet Françoise , and Jean-François Emmanuel Bruno . “ Literary Routes: Migration, Islands, and the Creative Economy .” PMLA 131 , no. 5 ( 2016 ): 1222 – 38 . Patel Shenaz . Paradis Blues . Paris : Vents d’ailleurs , 2014 . Radhakrishnan R. “ Why Compare? ” New...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 93–109.
Published: 01 March 2012
... of a tiger. I give each of Llull’s letters the value of a color, I spin the disks and I decipher that the capricious tiger is blue, yellow, black, white, green, purple, orange, and grey, or yellowishly blue, blackly blue, whitely blue, greenly blue, purplishly blue, bluely blue, etc. . . . The poet who...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (4): 383–407.
Published: 01 December 2013
... of knowledge,” embodying what is referred to in How It Is  as “the humanities I had” (35; 1.164). Yet the “I” that speaks in the present can only hear “bits and scraps” (5; 1.7 et alibi) of his past-I, and the “ancient voice” is “ill-said ill- heard ill-captured ill-murmured in the mud” (3; 1.5...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (4): 463–488.
Published: 01 December 2021
...” (11). 8 Jrade writes, “Romantic writers adapted various versions of the Neoplatonic paradigm in order to explain what they felt to be personal fragmentation, estrangement, or alienation. They sought to help redeem humanity by fostering a reconciliation with nature, from which it had severed...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (1): 26–51.
Published: 01 March 2023
... . Norman : University of Oklahoma Press , 1992 . López Austin Alfredo . The Human Body and Ideology: Concepts of the Ancient Nahuas . Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press , 1988 . Macías-Rojas Patrisia . “ Immigration and the War on Crime: Law and Order Politics and the Illegal...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (2): 153–171.
Published: 01 June 2023
...) and the love triangle between two male foreign students vying for a blue-eyed, rosy-cheeked Russian woman. The architectural structure includes Russian and non-European Soviet men; the love triangles generally exclude them. I began thinking about dormitory racism while translating a violent scene...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (3): 270–285.
Published: 01 September 2012
... . Hall Ronald L. “The Irony of Irony.” International Kierkegaard Commentary: The Concept of Irony . Ed. Perkins Robert L. . Macon : Mercer UP , 2001 . Print . Kazin Michael . “Barbara Ehrenrich's White-Collar Blues.” The Nation 3 Oct. 2005 . Web. < www.thenation.com...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (3): 298–307.
Published: 01 September 2023
... waste, lifting of martial law, and the death of Chiang Ching-kuo in the 1980s—democracy, human rights, and localization formed the unstoppable flood of history. Taiwanese society was embarking on change in its very essence. And whether you are sincerely or performatively for or against democracy, human...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (2): 123–138.
Published: 01 June 2019
... of Anglophone postcolonial studies and world literature responds to “pressures on the humanities in general and literary studies in particular to register the challenges of world events, especially in respect of globalization” ( 299 ). Pheng Cheah’s What Is a World? On Postcolonial Literature as World...