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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 276–278.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Chris Berry The Emerging Lesbian: Female Same-Sex Desire in Modern China. By Tze-lan D. Sang. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003. xii, 380 p. University of Oregon 2004 Martin, Fran, trans. Angelwings: Contemporary Queer Fiction from Taiwan . Honolulu: University of Hawaii...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (3): 229–245.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Language Association, 1991 . 26 -36. Woo, Deborah. “Maxine Hong Kingston: The Ethnic Writer and the Burden of Dual Authenticity.” Amerasia Journal 16 . 1 ( 1990 ): 173 -200. Xu, Wei. Ci Mulan tifu congjun [Female Mulan Took Her Father's Place in the Army]. Sisheng yuan [The Four Shrieks of...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 361–376.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Neetu Khanna Abstract This article revisits the Marxist anticolonial feminist writings of Urdu author Ismat Chughtai through a materialist exploration into how the female body—with its erotic curvatures and grotesque protuberances, its sticky and viscous textures and fluids—becomes the focalized...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 288–302.
Published: 01 September 2017
... the contemporary Irish context, in particular the end of the Northern Irish Troubles. In Heaney's hands, Antigone acts as a metaphor for one of the defining issues of the period: the problem of the past. Heaney is acutely interested in the way in which female voices have remained silenced and...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 91–110.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Interim links Dante to gender via the figure of an almost invisible female translator, Wilhelmina Kuenen. © 2017 by University of Oregon 2017 Dorothy Richardson Dante theories of intertextuality history of political economy gender and feminism Works Cited Aiken Conrad . “Dorothy...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 176–193.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Heidi Morse Abstract Since the 1970s, the topic of feminist adaptations of Greco-Roman mythology has been dominated by narratives of revision and retelling from the perspective of female characters, including—via Hélène Cixous—Medusa as a creative muse for women’s writing. Pairing the modernist US...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 62–84.
Published: 01 March 2013
...” — and especially in The Turn of the Screw — is the kind of female protagonist scrutinized by the Goncourts' novel. I argue that the structure of The Turn of the Screw — and the critical controversies that have beset its reception history — can be explained by linking it to the two failed texts that...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 161–178.
Published: 01 March 2010
... interpretations of “The Nose” that dominated both Formalist and psychoanalytic literary criticism in early-twentieth-century Russia. Copying and revising Freudian interpretations of “The Nose,” wherein the nose symbolizes the phallus, Ugrešić substitutes Nada Matić—the female plastic surgeon who finds Mato...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (3): 205–222.
Published: 01 June 2006
...: Metamorphoses . Leipzig: Teubner, 1977 . Apollodorus. The Library . Trans. James George Frazer. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1961 . Auanger, Lisa. “Glimpses Through a Window: An Approach to Roman Female Homoeroticism through Art Historical and Literary Evidence.” Among Women: From the...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (3): 191–216.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Power: The Medieval Exemplum and the Chaucerian Tradition . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994 . Schulenburg, Jane Tibbetts. Forgetful of Their Sex: Female Sanctity and Society ca. 500-1100 . Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998 . Severs, J. Burke. The Literary Relationships of...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 446–449.
Published: 01 December 2015
... glans and foreskin. European attitudes can sometimes be contradictory: penis bells were initially seen as deterrents to sodomy, but Asian men later came to be viewed as sodomiti- cal. Because penis bells were used for female pleasure, Europeans conceptualized Asian sexuality as aberrant and Asian...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (1): 125–129.
Published: 01 March 2021
... bourgeois context is female aggression. One could certainly add other examples, both personal and systemic, of emotions produced and at the same time disavowed by patriarchy, industrialization, colonialism, the intensification of capitalism, and the failed revolutions of 1848. In particular, the role of...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 354–372.
Published: 01 September 2001
...OLAKUNLE GEORGE University of Oregon 2001 Abel, Elizabeth, et. al., eds. Female Subjects in Black and White. Race, Psychoanalysis, Feminism . Berkeley: University of California Press, 1997 . 135 -58. Appiah, Kwame Anthony. In My Father's House. Essays in the Philosophy of Culture...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (1): 54–76.
Published: 01 January 2004
.... “Narrative Voice and the Female Perspective in Virginia Woolf's Early Novels.” Virginia Woolf: New Critical Essays . Eds. Patricia Clemens and Isobel Grundy. London and Totowa, NJ: Vision Barnes and Noble, 1983 . 115 -36. Blanchot, Maurice. “Traduire.” L'amitié. Paris: Gallimard, 1971 . 69 -73...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 262–266.
Published: 01 June 2004
..., narrowing its range to specifically sexual activities and the four-letter words that denote them. But this new specialization also entails an important change of emphasis. In abandoning the tradition’s fixation on the phallus by which male sexual appetites were enacted on male and female objects...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 266–269.
Published: 01 June 2004
... sexual appetites were enacted on male and female objects pretty much interchangeably, modern obscenity takes a “heterosexual turn” in which female genitalia (formerly deemed merely disgusting) move to the fore; and with the new vectoring of female genitalia comes a growing interest in feminine...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 269–274.
Published: 01 June 2004
..., narrowing its range to specifically sexual activities and the four-letter words that denote them. But this new specialization also entails an important change of emphasis. In abandoning the tradition’s fixation on the phallus by which male sexual appetites were enacted on male and female objects...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 274–275.
Published: 01 June 2004
... sexual appetites were enacted on male and female objects pretty much interchangeably, modern obscenity takes a “heterosexual turn” in which female genitalia (formerly deemed merely disgusting) move to the fore; and with the new vectoring of female genitalia comes a growing interest in feminine...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 279–281.
Published: 01 June 2004
... sexual appetites were enacted on male and female objects pretty much interchangeably, modern obscenity takes a “heterosexual turn” in which female genitalia (formerly deemed merely disgusting) move to the fore; and with the new vectoring of female genitalia comes a growing interest in feminine...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (4): 325–356.
Published: 01 September 2002
...-Female Dynamics in a Modern Muslim Society . Trans. Patricia Geesey. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1990 . ____. Le Harem politique: Le Prophète et les femmes . Paris: Albin Michel, 1988 . ____. “Virginity and Patriarchy.” Women and Islam . Ed. Azizah al Hibri. Oxford: Pergamon Press...