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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 383–401.
Published: 01 December 2011
.... The systematic orchestration of two key devices in Rhys's Voyage in the Dark and Lamming's The Emigrants challenges modes of perception, temporality, and history shaping the realist discourses each novel directly or indirectly invokes. Voyage in the Dark responds to Zola's naturalist novel Nana...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 394–412.
Published: 01 December 2017
.... Applying Svetlana Boym’s concept of “diasporic intimacy,” the article charts a Russian-Jewish emigrant poetics of home and exile, linking contemporary representations with Soviet-era meditations on Jewish emplacement. At the same time, the fiction is placed in a global context, suggesting that Russian...
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Comparative Literature (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 (2011) 63 (2): 225–227.
Published: 01 June 2011
... States, who are rejected as economic immigrants, may be political refugees, while Cubans, accepted as refugees, may actually be emigrating for eco- nomic reasons. A useful discussion of the distinction between the exile, associated with privilege and an intellectual outsider status, and the mundane...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 227–230.
Published: 01 June 2011
... rejected as economic immigrants, may be political refugees, while Cubans, accepted as refugees, may actually be emigrating for eco- nomic reasons. A useful discussion of the distinction between the exile, associated with privilege and an intellectual outsider status, and the mundane immigrant allows...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 230–234.
Published: 01 June 2011
... States, who are rejected as economic immigrants, may be political refugees, while Cubans, accepted as refugees, may actually be emigrating for eco- nomic reasons. A useful discussion of the distinction between the exile, associated with privilege and an intellectual outsider status, and the mundane...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 449–452.
Published: 01 December 2015
.... In chapter 4, Andriopoulos discusses animal magnetism and clairvoyance as it was repre- sented in Goethe’s Conversations of German Emigrants, Hoffmann’s The Magnetizer (1814), and the medical case history of Justinus Kerner’s The Seeress of Prevost. In his fifth and final chapter Andriopoulos...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 161–181.
Published: 01 June 2011
... mystique. So, too, is his assertion that the local reception of one’s work is important for all writers (“Notes on Exile Heaney, in turn, reads Miłosz in translation while Heaney emigrates from his own homeland to California. Ireland and Poland are especially problem- atic cultures for identitarian...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 95–99.
Published: 01 March 2018
... wrote Resurrection to help a minority religious sect, the Dukhobortsy, emigrate to Canada, com- pleting what Kuzmic sees as a descent from an “ideal woman and a morally superior nation” in War and Peace to a “corrupted” heroine and a “corrupted” nation in Resurrection (96). For her, Anna Karenina...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 42–57.
Published: 01 January 2001
... Roth criticism and reviews. 2 Rafael Seligmann was born in 1947 in Tel Aviv and emigrated to Munich at the age of ten. He studied history and politics at the University of Munich, where he received a doctorate and later held a teaching post. Seligmann began his authorial career as a journalist and...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 403–417.
Published: 01 September 2006
... continued to exist. After 1945, hardly any Jewish scholars returned to teach at German universi- ties, which also made no effort to call emigrants back into their fold. Instead, most of the faculty members who taught during the Third Reich continued to teach or were reappointed. This resulted not in...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (3): 228–243.
Published: 01 June 2008
...” (Herbert Ashbury, as cited in Hutchinson, In Search 16). Housing and census records are contradictory regarding Larsen’s parents, but the bleak circumstances in which Larsen was born are foregrounded by Hutchinson. Larsen’s mother emigrated from the rural borderlands of Denmark and Prussia (In...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 327–334.
Published: 01 June 2009
... heyday of emigration from Quebec to the New England mill towns, and one of these novels — Jeanne la fi leuse, Honoré Beaugrand’s melodra- matic saga of a young woman mill worker in Fall River, Massachusetts — has been included in the extended canon of Quebec literature, perhaps because Beaugrand...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (2): 162–181.
Published: 01 June 2013
.... “The ‘Sixth Emigrant’: Traveling Places in the Works of W. G. Sebald.” Contemporary Literature 46 . 3 ( 2005 ): 422 – 49 . Print . Heine Heinrich . “Florentine Nights.” Scintillations from the Prose Work of Heinrich Heine . Trans. Stern Simon Adler . New York : Henry Holt...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 33–48.
Published: 01 March 2012
..., cul- tural translation is an emergent academic field engaged not only in “the art and craft of the literary or ‘technical’ translator, but also a larger cultural formation that emerges through the global flow of exiles, emigrants and refugees.” Trans- lators, exiles, emigrants, and refugees: the...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (3): 285–305.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Jocelyn . “The Islamic Obligation to Emigrate: Al-Wansharīsī's Ansā al-matājir Reconsidered.” Diss. Emory U. , 2010 . Web. 1 Mar. 2012 . Hirschkind Charles . The Ethical Soundscape: Cassette Sermons and Islamic Counterpublics . New York : Columbia UP , 2006 . Print . Homza Lu...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (2): 200–219.
Published: 01 June 2013
... calls the “profound restlessness” of theory, its striv- ing “always to move beyond its confinements, to emigrate” (451–52). Camera Lucida interweaves Barthes’s theoretical reflections with his analyses of specific photographs and his personal, memoir-like ruminations on his mother’s death. Despite...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (3): 267–286.
Published: 01 September 2015
... border of Italy to the Spanish war, from the Nazi concentration camps to Tito’s gulags, from Iceland’s utopian early nineteenth-century revolution to the Australia of emigration, the strenuous sea wanderings of the multifaceted protagonist —​at once Salvatore, Cippico, Jǿrgensen, and, with them...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 299–315.
Published: 01 September 2020
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (2): 222–237.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Islamic rewriting of Jewish texts. In Mornings in Jenin, Ismael, whose name alludes to Abra- ham’s exiled first-born, the son of Hagar (whose name in turn translates into Ara- bic as “emigrate” or “going into exile”) and ancestor of Prophet Muhammad, the founder of Islam, becomes David —​an allusion...