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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (1): 84–87.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Steven Shankman Mighty Opposites: From Dichotomies to Difference in the Comparative Study of China. By Zhang Longxi. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1998. viii, 248 p. Aristotle in China: Language, Categories and Translation. By Robert Wardy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 114–116.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Audrey Wu Clark Transpacific Community: America, China, and the Rise and Fall of a Cultural Network . By Richard Jean So . New York : Columbia University Press , 2016 . 260 p. Copyright © 2019 by University of Oregon 2019 Transpacific Community: America, China, and the Rise...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 145–159.
Published: 01 June 2018
... writings on Bengali literature. These writings are framed with respect to Tagore’s Anglophone ruminations on language while in China, as well as his interactions with Chinese linguistic reformers such as Hu Shi. Tagore’s 1917 dichotomy between the language of books (পুঁথির ভাষা) and that of speech (মুখের...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 442–461.
Published: 01 September 2001
.... All That is Solid Melts into Air: The Experience of Modernity . New York: Penguin, 1988 . Berry, Chris. “If China Can Say No, Can China Make Movies? Or, Do Movies Make China? Rethinking National Cinema and National Agency.” Modern Chinese Literary and Cultural Studies in the Age of Theory . Ed...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 311–314.
Published: 01 June 2010
... University Press, 2008. 346 p. Whether it was auspicious or ominous, timely or anachronous, I read through Xudong Zhang’s book on 1990s China on the twentieth anniversary of the Tiananmen crackdown, a traumatic incident the majority of the Chinese either do not recall or wish to forget and the...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 316–339.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Duncan M. Yoon Abstract The People’s Republic of China’s (PRC) presence in Africa has fundamentally changed globalization patterns. Most scholarship interrogates whether the Chinese presence is either a “new colonialism” or a “win-win” for development by focusing on economic or social scientific...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 276–278.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Chris Berry The Emerging Lesbian: Female Same-Sex Desire in Modern China. By Tze-lan D. Sang. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003. xii, 380 p. University of Oregon 2004 Martin, Fran, trans. Angelwings: Contemporary Queer Fiction from Taiwan . Honolulu: University of Hawaii...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (2): 185–192.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Zhang Longxi Early China/Ancient Greece; Thinking through Comparisons. Edited by Steven Shankman and Stephen W. Durrant. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2002. 320 p. University of Oregon 2005 Auerbach, Erich. Mimesis: The Representation of Reality in Western Literature...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 177–180.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Ban Wang The Clash of Empires: The Invention of China in Modern World Making. By Lydia Liu. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2004. 318 p. University of Oregon 2006 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/170 BOOK REVIEWS RYTHMES, POUVOIR...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (1): 59–69.
Published: 01 January 2006
... Analects, The Great Learning and The Doctrine of the Mean . Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1893 . Loewe, Michael, and Edward L. Shaughnessy, eds. The Cambridge History of Ancient China . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999 . Nietzsche, Friedrich. The Gay Science . Trans. Walter Kaufmann. New...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (2): 251–253.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Liesl Yamaguchi Ideographic Modernism: China, Writing, Media . By Bush Christopher . New York : Oxford University Press , 2010 . xxxi, 149 p . © 2013 by University of Oregon 2013 BOOK REVIEWS The Implications of Literary...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Shuang Shen This article discusses the uneven treatment of William Empson’s encounter with China. While Chinese accounts of Empson’s brief stay in China in the late 1930s present him as one of the progenitors of Chinese modernism, his second stay, during the founding of the People’s Republic, is...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 351–353.
Published: 01 September 2017
... of rapid change the world has arguably ever witnessed. Drawing on Marx and Engels in his opening volley, David Leiwei Li reminds readers that the first coming of cap- italism arrived in China courtesy of the international drug kingpin Queen Victoria, whose armada and cannonballs battered down...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 11–20.
Published: 01 March 2015
... of German literature, modernist poetics in China, Japan, and the United States, and the geography of nineteenth-century fiction, as well as a range of associated computational methods. Wilkens argues that computational work represents a unique opportunity for comparatists interested in large-scale...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 141–154.
Published: 01 June 2016
... presumed canonicity, whether Eurocentric or otherwise, but by their worldliness. It turns to the global decolonial moment of the 1960s to read that world historical event as a world literary event. By framing the racial, national, and imperial formations that resonate out from Bandung and China, the essay...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (2): 201–221.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Jang Wook Huh After Langston Hughes was shadowed by Japanese police in the port city of Chongjin, Korea, on his trip from the Soviet Union to Japan and China in 1933, he drew a parallel between the racialization of Koreans under Japanese colonial rule and that of American Negroes under Jim Crow...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 252–271.
Published: 01 September 2019
... modernist form, directly influenced the writing and translating of The Rice-Sprout Song (1955), the novel Chang wrote next for the USIS to expose the truth of famine in Communist China. I show that Chang’s translation practices connect US and Chinese literary modernisms in a showdown of literary forms and...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 72–92.
Published: 01 March 2018
... noise rather than essence, a neutral tone undercuts the management and representation of race in our post-Cold War present. Copyright © 2018 University of Oregon 2018 Cold War US-China relations first-person voice tone Works Cited Bachner Andrea . Beyond Sinology: Chinese...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 368–370.
Published: 01 September 2014
... studies, intellectual history, and print culture, Michael Gibbs Hill’s striking new book Lin Shu, Inc.: Translation and the Making of Modern Chinese Culture  traces the life of Lin Shu (1852–1924), early twentieth-century China’s most prominent translator of Western fiction —​with over 180...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (3): 229–245.
Published: 01 June 2003
...FENG LAN University of Oregon 2003 Allen, Joseph. “Dressing and Undressing the Chinese Woman Warrior.” Positions: East Asia Cultures Critique 4 . 2 ( 1996 ): 343 -79. Buck, Pearl. China: Past and Present . New York: The John Day Company, 1972 . Chen, Youbing. Liang Han Nan...