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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 114–129.
Published: 01 March 2015
..., intermediality, and transnational cultural circulation, I examine from a comparative perspective how Fernández Mallo's remake closely relates to Jeffrey Nealon's notion of “post-postmodernism”—as the contemporary cultural logic of neoliberal global capitalism—and to the transnational process of cultural exchange...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 15–25.
Published: 01 March 2013
... in circulation —​a factor that the more protectionist approaches to original languages and cultural difference fail to address. In my own work on Rabindranath Tagore, I have found that circulation is a key part of understanding his career both as a bilingual writer in Bengali and English...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (4): 370–388.
Published: 01 December 2016
...). It was then perpetuated abroad through translations and the accounts of European trav- elers. This early perception of Spain as a mixed nation tinged as much by the ethnic as by the cultural impact of Moorish rule also circulated by virtue of other types of texts. A case in point is Edward Daunce’s anti-Spanish...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (2): 201–221.
Published: 01 June 2017
... ventriloquism,” Korean translators subtly insert subversive slogans into Hughes's radical poem “Our Land” in order to encourage anticolonial sentiment against Japanese censorship. By focusing on both Hughes's disaggregate representations of Asians and Korean circulations of black culture, this essay reconsiders...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (1): 52–72.
Published: 01 March 2022
...—to investigate how a young Yiddish poet textualized old age and age ambiguity in his early work. To do so, the article first investigates the cultural assumptions concerning age in European Yiddish writing circulating toward the end of the nineteenth century and the beginning of the twentieth. It then turns...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 49–72.
Published: 01 March 2012
... with Haitian authors generally and with the works of the Baron de Vastey (1781–1820) in particular. Vastey composed at least ten prose works, all of which circulated either in the original or in English translation in the Atlantic World. U.S. newspapers in the north that printed or reviewed Vastey's works...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (1): 25–51.
Published: 01 March 2022
..., linguistic, and cultural lines to surface and resurface. Surprisingly, however, given the diversity of languages, time periods, and places in which ghazal has been written and circulated, the existing scholarship on ghazal as a form of world poetry predominantly emphasizes its supposedly unchanging quality...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 345–374.
Published: 01 December 2015
... . ———. “Universal Poet, Local Kings: Sanskrit, the Rhetoric of Kingship, and Local Kingdoms in Gujarat.” After Timur Left: Culture and Circulation in Fifteenth-Century North India . Ed. Orsini Francesca Sheikh Samira . New Delhi : Oxford UP , 2014 . 213 – 41 . Print . Keshavmurti Prashant...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 466–486.
Published: 01 December 2018
... constituency of culturally homogenous readers defined not by language, but by region. As publishers slowly began to widen circulation between Hispanophone publics, authors both consumed and produced literature aimed at those broader, more culturally diverse, readerships ( Donoso 10 ; Rama ). Far from...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 147–155.
Published: 01 June 2022
...—an Indian Ocean plant par excellence—in those poems illustrate the various kinds of economic circulation that have historically animated the Indian Ocean ( Sheriff ) and the confluence of material culture and sensuous aesthetics along the Swahili coast. Vierke argues that a study of literary production...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 5–14.
Published: 01 March 2014
...- art’s brazen assault on the duplicitous role of Disney in global cultural circulation both announces a new field for critique and accentuates the fact that the socio- politics of its moment are more important than the sanctity of disciplinary self- mediation. The inappropriateness of such mediation...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 170–173.
Published: 01 March 2006
... CASABLANCA TO THE MARRAKECH EXPRESS. By Brian T. Edwards. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005. xv, 366 p. Brian Edwards’s Morocco Bound is a powerful meditation on the question of why the circulation of cultural representations matters. Focusing on the U.S.-Maghreb relation during the crucial years...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 173–174.
Published: 01 March 2006
... in the history of cultural circulation between the U.S. and the Maghreb as a way of thinking about broader issues related to globalization, imperialism, and representation. Crucial to understanding the way the U.S. re-organized the global order after WWII is the concept Edwards calls “global racial time...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 175–177.
Published: 01 March 2006
... in the history of cultural circulation between the U.S. and the Maghreb as a way of thinking about broader issues related to globalization, imperialism, and representation. Crucial to understanding the way the U.S. re-organized the global order after WWII is the concept Edwards calls “global racial time...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 177–180.
Published: 01 March 2006
... in the history of cultural circulation between the U.S. and the Maghreb as a way of thinking about broader issues related to globalization, imperialism, and representation. Crucial to understanding the way the U.S. re-organized the global order after WWII is the concept Edwards calls “global racial time...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 180–182.
Published: 01 March 2006
... CASABLANCA TO THE MARRAKECH EXPRESS. By Brian T. Edwards. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005. xv, 366 p. Brian Edwards’s Morocco Bound is a powerful meditation on the question of why the circulation of cultural representations matters. Focusing on the U.S.-Maghreb relation during the crucial years...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 183–185.
Published: 01 March 2006
... CASABLANCA TO THE MARRAKECH EXPRESS. By Brian T. Edwards. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005. xv, 366 p. Brian Edwards’s Morocco Bound is a powerful meditation on the question of why the circulation of cultural representations matters. Focusing on the U.S.-Maghreb relation during the crucial years...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 171–185.
Published: 01 June 2022
..., migrants, cultures, epistemes, histories, memories. Stacks and sacks of pearls, cowrie shells, cloves, cinnamon, sugar, tea, opium, rice, cloth; bulk goods and luxury objects. Circulation speaks to material stuff, the trade routes and traffics long taken as the decisive referent of the Indian Ocean world...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (4): 333–356.
Published: 01 December 2019
... of “a particularistic aesthetic that satisfies a demand for local color from marginal cultures in the global field of world literature” ( Siskind 59 ). This is a classic example of how literary form gets dehistoricized again and again as it circulates. The references to magic realism in Jaipur and in the press...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 99–101.
Published: 01 March 2018
...John Pizer Recoding World Literature: Libraries, Print Culture, and Germany’s Pact with Books . By Mani B. Venkat . Fordham University Press , 2017 . 348 p. Copyright © 2018 University of Oregon 2018 BOOK REVIEWS / 99...