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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 43–53.
Published: 01 January 2009
... Austerlitz's life story through visual and verbal references to the philosopher suggests certain Wittgensteinian themes and problems. These include the relation of ethics to aesthetics and of both to memory, of propositions to truth-making, and of the verbal to the visual arts as exemplified by the eighty-one...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2012) 64 (4): 429–445.
Published: 01 December 2012
...”) and the Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus . The essay builds upon the so-called resolute program of Wittgenstein interpretation developed by Cora Diamond, James Conant, and others, bringing its insights to bear on Kafka's perplexing work. The essay explores the ethical weight of these two writers...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2013) 65 (1): 101–122.
Published: 01 March 2013
... from the mystery of its origin to issues in the ontology and ethics of literary translation as adaptation. The present study of one such work establishes that Nabokov's experiments in literary adaptation, their questionable proprietorship notwithstanding, afford a unique perspective not only on the...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2014) 66 (2): 186–207.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Alex Spektor The essay offers a comparative study of “narrative ethics” in the prose of Fyodor Dostoevsky and Witold Gombrowicz. Analyzing the relationship between the texts' poetics and moral philosophy, the essay investigates how narrative dynamics of fiction shape the ethical parameters for the...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2000) 52 (2): 182–184.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Terence Cave Montaigne and the Quality of Mercy: Ethical and Political Themes in the Essais . By David Quint. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1998. xviii, 172 p. University of Oregon 2000 BOOK REVIEWS/179...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2001) 53 (2): 175–176.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Anthony J. Cascardi Shadows of Ethics: Criticism and the Just Society. By Geoffrey Galt Harpham. Durham: Duke University Press, 1999. xiv, p. 282. University of Oregon 2001 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/170 BOOK REVIEWS ON TRUST: ART...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2002) 54 (3): 268–269.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Claudia Moscovici An Ethics of Dissensus: Postmodernity, Feminism, and the Politics of Radical Democracy. By Ewa Plonowska Ziarek. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2001. 275 p. University of Oregon 2002 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/268...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2003) 55 (1): 84–86.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Michael Lucey Ethics and Aesthetics in European Modernist Literature: From the Sublime to the Uncanny. By David Ellison. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001. xiv, 290 p. University of Oregon 2003 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/78...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2003) 55 (2): 95–111.
Published: 01 March 2003
... The Ethics of “Writing” Enigma: A Reading of Chrétien de Troyes’s Conte du Graal and Lévinas’s Totalité et infini HIS ESSAY IS AN UNUSUAL EXERCISE in comparative studies: a compar- Tison of a twelfth-century text, the Conte du...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2003) 55 (4): 338–349.
Published: 01 September 2003
...LINDA KINTZ University of Oregon 2003 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/338 REVIEW ESSAY LINDA KINTZ Ethically Challenged: The Impasse Between Poststructuralism and Critical Theory Beatrice Hanssen. Critique of Violence: Between...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2005) 57 (2): 101–116.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Library. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1973 . Bowlin, John. Contingency and Fortune in Aquinas's Ethics . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999 . Camargo, Martin. “The Consolation of Pandarus.” The Chaucer Review 25 . 3 ( 1991 ): 214 -28. Caputo, John. Against Ethics...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2007) 59 (3): 209–227.
Published: 01 June 2007
... 90 ( 1972 ): 109 -24. Ciaramelli, Fabio. “Levinas's Ethical Discourse between Individuation and Universality.” Re-Reading Levinas . Ed. Robert Bernasconi and Simon Critchley. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1991 . Colombo, Manuela. Dai mistici a Dante: il linguaggio...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2007) 59 (2): 179–182.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Wallace Martin Body and Story: The Ethics and Practice of Theoretical Conflict. By Richard Terdiman. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005. xiii, 265 p. University of Oregon 2007 BOOK REVIEWS/177...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2008) 60 (4): 301–330.
Published: 01 September 2008
..., Language and the Ethics of Translation . Ed. Sandra Bermann and Michael Wood. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2005 . 203 -29. Maurer, Christopher. “The Poet's Poets: Borges and Quevedo.” Borges the Poet . Ed. Carlos Cortínez. Fayetteville: University of Arkansas Press, 1986 . 185 -96...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 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 (1 September 2012) 64 (3): 241–256.
Published: 01 September 2012
..., with ten elements that define and structure it as a highly complex literary form: length, encyclopedic mode, dissonant chorality, diegetic exuberance, completeness, narrratorial omniscience, paranoid imagination, inter-semiocity, ethical commitment, and hybrid realism. These ten categories are common...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2010) 62 (1): 22–40.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Luke Sunderland This article proposes a comparison between the ethics of rebellion developed in recent publications by Julia Kristeva and in the medieval poetry of Bertran de Born. Both Kristeva and Bertran see revolt as a continuous and crucial process of transformation and questioning, of renewal...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2014) 66 (2): 227–246.
Published: 01 June 2014
... reigning critical discourses by focusing on an instance where Hughes mined his experience as a translator to offer an ethical, albeit pessimistic, vision of black internationalism infused with a Marxist outlook and conveyed through poetic innovations of hybrid ethno-linguistic origin. Specifically, I argue...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2011) 63 (2): 161–181.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Magdalena Kay This article analyzes the influence of Polish poet Czesław Miłosz on Northern Irish poet Seamus Heaney in reference to two poems — Miłosz's biographical, ethically self-critical “Bypassing Rue Descartes” and Heaney's ethical allegory “From the Republic of Conscience” — which serve as...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 69–84.
Published: 01 January 2009
... this same creative representation emerges as a challenge to a visceral historical crisis. Throughout the essay, I make claims on behalf of the “necessity” and “ethics” of the rhetoric of anachronism, primarily because it provides a corrective against any attempt to reduce the formal matter of literary...