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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 351–353.
Published: 01 September 2017
...David H. Fleming Economy, Emotion, and Ethics in Chinese Cinema: Globalization on Speed . By Li David Leiwei . New York : Routledge , 2016 . 229 p . © 2017 by University of Oregon 2017 BOOK REVIEWS / 351 Economy...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (4): 356–358.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Frederick Luis Aldama The Mind and Its Stories: Narrative Universals and Human Emotion. By Patrick Colm Hogan. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003. xii, 302 p. Cognitive Science, Literature, and the Arts: A Guide for Humanities. By Patrick Colm Hogan. New York: Routledge, 2003. 244 p...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 188–192.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Elin Diamond Between Jesus and the Market: The Emotions that Matter in Right-Wing America. By Linda Kintz. Durham: Duke University Press, 1997. 313 p. University of Oregon 2000 BOOK REVIEWS/179...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 274–295.
Published: 01 September 2016
... for their similarities rather than their differences. Boccaccio and Christine are both profoundly concerned with marital affection, an emotion in a state of flux in late-medieval Europe. Through narrative, both authors attempt to theorize how this emotion should be experienced and performed by the virtuous wife. In De...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 January 2009
...MICHELLE L. ZERBA Doubt is intrinsic to our situation as beings immersed in a world that connects us to people at the same time that it renders impossible the certainty of knowing their minds. It has both an affective side that is linked with such kindred emotions as fear, anxiety, and suspicion...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 74–90.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Sif Rikhardsdottir This article considers how we can discuss emotions (a human phenomenon) within literature (a discursive construction). The article poses the question of where we can locate this perceived literary emotionality in medieval works and considers the role of the reader in constructing...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (2): 220–241.
Published: 01 June 2013
... the dead. It is an emotive experience that, in repressed form, manifests first as identification with the dead. The essay thus documents the complex “working-through” by which, in response to their fathers' deaths, two “tardy sons” finally arrive at a place of self-identification, a site from which...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (1): 68–82.
Published: 01 March 2020
... into the cultural landscape of this enormously significant moment in the history of the West. To do so, it examines three major works of what is termed here the immediate postwar . These works are fundamentally dissimilar and yet, it is argued, share an emotional disposition. As shown, all three works exhibit...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 233–246.
Published: 01 June 2022
.... This tidalectical aesthetic, in which there is no resolving synthesis but rather a series of interconnected and overlapping lived experiences and emotional struggles produced by multiple authors, may be a better way of representing contemporary Indian Ocean narratives that circles back to issues of migration...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 21–28.
Published: 01 March 2015
... to develop literary research in company with our developing scientific understanding of human motives, emotions, identity, social interactions, and forms of cognition. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 biocultural theory gene-culture coevolution Works Cited Abrams Meyer H. Doing...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 429–444.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Mikhal Dekel This essay argues that in emotionally and politically fraught terrains tragic literature may offer an embodied, affective critique of the existing political order that is more effective than theoretical-didactic critiques. As a form that makes room for conflict, violence, and desire...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (2): 165–186.
Published: 01 March 2002
... that is written above the score and the emotions that exceed it. The feeling that is supposed to give the story its rhythm and tempo never quite contains the affects it means to structure. In this very space of impossibility—the gap between the story’s emotionally violent con- tent and the tone-deafness...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (1): 125–129.
Published: 01 March 2021
..., as an emotional phenomenon, thus drawing on and contributing to affect studies. The result is a wealth of insights. Her central historical claim serves as an etiology of ambiguous aggression. Niklas Luhmann taught us that love, as we know it, was forged by the European literature of the long eighteenth...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 January 2000
... [. . .] (ii) The second is strong and inspired emotion. (These two sources are for the most part natural, the remaining three involve art.) (iii) Certain kinds of figures. (These may be divided into figures of thought and figures of speech.) (iv) Noble diction. This has as subdivisions choice of words...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 93–95.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., Longinus’s five sources of sublimity: power, strong emotion, certain kinds of figures, noble diction, and dignified and elevated word arrangement. Doran argues that the Longinian sublime, or hypsos, is a mental disposition of high-mindedness. He also high- lights the way in which the sublime presents...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (2): 97–126.
Published: 01 March 2002
... dramatizes a process of aesthetic, emotional, and finally ontological self-abandonment.6 The critique of lyric absorption that is built into the rape narrative rests on the poem’s interrogation of a central feature of enargeia: the conflation of signifier and signified in an emotionally charged image...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 426–441.
Published: 01 September 2001
... that Ishiguro’s case against professionalism, which leads the butler to serve Lord Darlington’s ends so blindly, is simultaneously a case against cosmopolitanism. Each is presented as an unnatural detachment from ordinary emotions: erotic love, love of country. Each also offers substitute emotions, re...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 72–92.
Published: 01 March 2018
.... According to Sianne Ngai, emotionality lends animatedness a racial cast, but only insofar as emotions are in and of the body. She asserts that “emotional qualities seem espe- cially prone to sliding into corporeal qualities where the African-American subject is concerned, reinforcing the notion...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (4): 352–353.
Published: 01 September 2005
... THE MIND AND ITS STORIES: NARRATIVE UNIVERSALS AND HUMAN EMOTION. By Patrick Colm Hogan. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003. xii, 302 p. COGNITIVE SCIENCE, LITERATURE, AND THE ARTS: A GUIDE FOR HUMANITIES. By Patrick Colm Hogan. New York: Routledge, 2003. 244 p. Tectonic shifts...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (4): 354–355.
Published: 01 September 2005
... THE MIND AND ITS STORIES: NARRATIVE UNIVERSALS AND HUMAN EMOTION. By Patrick Colm Hogan. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003. xii, 302 p. COGNITIVE SCIENCE, LITERATURE, AND THE ARTS: A GUIDE FOR HUMANITIES. By Patrick Colm Hogan. New York: Routledge, 2003. 244 p. Tectonic shifts...