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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 389–403.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Studies . New York: Routledge, 1992 . Hall, Stuart. “The Local and the Global: Globalization and Ethnicity.” Culture, Globalization and the World-System . Ed. Anthony D. King. Binghampton: State University of New York, Department of Art and Art History, 1991 . 19 -39. Hau'ofa, Epeli. “Our Sea...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (1): 78–83.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Kate Jenckes Ideology and Inscription: Cultural Studies After Benjamin, de Man, and Bakhtin. By Tom Cohen. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998. 258 p. University of Oregon 2002 García-Pabón, Leonardo. La patria íntima: Alegorías nacionales en la literatura y el cine de...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 11–20.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Matthew Wilkens “Digital Humanities and Its Application in the Study of Literature and Culture” examines the relationship between comparative literary and cultural studies, systems theory and model building, and recent work in digital humanities. Areas of specific application include the topology...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Steven Tötösy de Zepetnek “Systems Theories and the Study of Literature and Culture” introduces the ACLA Forum on systemic and empirical approaches for the study of literature and culture. While both micro- and macro-systemic approaches have been prominent in the study of literature and culture...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (1): 68–82.
Published: 01 March 2020
... emotions demonstrated in the literature, theater, and film of the immediate postwar period, scholars often describe this period as monochrome, melancholy, and disorienting. The most compelling study of European postwar culture is arguably Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht’s 2013 book, After 1945: Latency...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 403–417.
Published: 01 September 2006
...: Jews and the Study of Jewish Culture in the New Europe I. Alpine Stages On March 24, 2005, Richard Bernstein reported in the New York Times on the first full production of the musical The Sound of Music on an Austrian stage: “The most beautiful music is the song of the mountain...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (2): 121–149.
Published: 01 June 2012
... as hysteria. Contemporary theory has taken shape in and around these two modes of response to the disappearance of the absolute addressee. The four movements considered are New Criticism, structuralism (and post-structuralism), New Historicism (and Cultural Studies), and what I call the “New Vitalism...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 33–48.
Published: 01 March 2012
... that was “translated” or “borne across” the channel during an important chapter in the history of cultural translation, a term taken from social anthropology. While useful for literary and cultural studies, its deployment in anthropology and its recent appropriation by postcolonial studies too often eschews linguistic...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 220–230.
Published: 01 June 2009
... especially, are a supplement (in the Derridean sense) to Meltzl's Eurocentric model. Martí's 1877 prospectus for a comparative American literature is more inclusive than Meltzl's Eurocentric model of “polyglottism,” and it offers a vision of global comparative literary and cultural studies that we ignore...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 361–375.
Published: 01 September 2010
..., Pound resists the homogenizing drive of imperial culture as well as the reification of national borders perpetuated in the study of national literatures. University of Oregon 2010 Ahearn, Barry. “Cathay: What Sort of Translation?” Ezra Pound & China . Ed. Zhaoming Qian. Ann Arbor: U...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 29–36.
Published: 01 March 2015
... be measured and contextualized through comparative cultural analyses. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 empirical studies systems studies ecocriticism ecophobia biophilia Works Cited Bergthaller Hannes . “Cybernetics and Social Systems Theory.” Ecocritical Theory: New European...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., is rarely mentioned. Empson’s significant work The Structure of Complex Words , completed in Peking in the early 1950s, remains untranslated and under-studied. Empson’s encounter with China illuminates the material mediation of language, local and global politics, and cultural difference, which have...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 327–334.
Published: 01 June 2009
...MARY JEAN GREEN Although the field of American Studies has expanded beyond the borders of the United States, it continues to marginalize French-speaking cultures in the Americas: Québec, the Francophone islands in the Caribbean, and even Franco-Americans in the U.S. Although this marginalization...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 274–294.
Published: 01 June 2009
... pareja. Historia y mito en Octavio Paz . Mexico City: Era, 1978 . Aldama, Arturo J., and Naomi Quiñonez, eds. Decolonial Voices: Chicana and Chicano Cultural Studies in the 21st Century . Bloomington: Indiana UP, 2002 . Anaya, Rudolfo A., and Francisco Lomelí. Aztlán: Essays on the Chicano...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 54–73.
Published: 01 March 2017
... differences but also in differences of culture, genre, and disciplines of study. Instead, Affect Studies has often spoken (implicitly or otherwise) of affect in a universalist vein. While acknowledging the limits of translation, the essay concludes that a considered approach to translation as method would...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (2): 160–176.
Published: 01 March 2009
... — can be used productively in histori- cally informed refl ections on medieval culture. In this essay I shall offer an appreciative account of, and response to, some recent scholarship in the fi eld of postcolonial medieval studies, as well as suggest some future directions that postcolonial...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 315–335.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Robert Weninger In our era of ever accelerating globalization, scholars of Comparative Literature are increasingly required to study texts from cultures they do not know and written in languages in which they are not proficient. As a result more and more comparatists find themselves called upon...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (3): 270–285.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Andrew M. Opitz This article examines the politics of irony and considers the role this ostensibly elitist mode of communication plays in a world characterized by economic inequality and unequal access to educational resources. Its study of the political uses of irony is grounded in an analysis...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 244–255.
Published: 01 June 2009
...CHRISTOPHER WINKS Building on Ngugi wa Thiong'o's concept of moving the cultural center away from Europe towards a multiplicity of creative centers and Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak's call for a revitalized comparative literature that would avail itself of the insights of a post-Cold War area studies...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (2): 238–249.
Published: 01 June 2017
... wave of Damas criticism, which takes a “cultural studies approach à la [Mar- tin] Munro [in Different Drummers: Rhythm and Race in the Americas (2010)] that, while attentive to the author’s identity, fails to observe the transformative interven- tion of textuality as a medium in its own right” (138...