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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 122–143.
Published: 01 March 2010
... own portrait. It is also the story of a beautiful woman who becomes blind because she refuses to wear glasses. The relation between these two narrative lines is not one of cause and effect: neither the painting of the portraits nor the exhibition of one of them is the cause of Flora’s...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 62–84.
Published: 01 March 2013
... with each novel from the middle period: murdered at four; she is resurrected at five What( Maisie Knew, 1897) and we leave her at seven or eight, or perhaps a bit older. Flora is eight (The Turn of the Screw, 1898) and the one little boy in the series, Miles, is ten . . . . Then we arrive at...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 164–185.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Nigeria.” Interfaces Between the Oral and the Written, Interfaces entre l'écrit et l'oral . Ed. Alain Ricard and Flora Veit-Wild. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2005 . 219 -31. Ajayi, J.F. Ade. Christian Missions in Nigeria 1841-1891, The Making of a New Elite . Evanston: North-western University Press, 1965...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 125–141.
Published: 01 March 2008
....” Thus, “wherever she comes, there is purification, and health, and power” (Complete Works 19:328). In other words, Athena makes, or plays a large part in making, the senses possible —providing smell by producing varied flora, taste by creating vegetables and animal life, and tactile pleasures...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 227–242.
Published: 01 June 2004
... marri . Paris: L'Harmattan, 1994 . Nnaemeka, Obioma. “Feminism, Rebellious Women, and Cultural Boundaries: Rereading Flora Nwapa and Her Compatriots.” Research in African Literatures 26 . 2 ( 1995 ): 80 -113. ____. Writers in Politics . Oxford: James Currey; Nairobi: EAEP; Portsmouth, NH...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 189–208.
Published: 01 June 2009
.... Unauthorized public performance, broadcasting, transmission, or copying, mechanical or electronic, is a violation of applicable laws. © City College of San Francisco. www.riveramural.com. Figure 2. Miguel Covarrubias, “The Fauna and Flora of the Pacifi c” (1939). Lacquer fresco on...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (2): 238–249.
Published: 01 June 2017
..., “Calendrier lagunaire” (207), with a specific focus on the poem’s “fascination with botanical nomenclatures” (221). There, Noland makes the ingeniously counter-intuitive argument that, when it comes to naming Martiniquan flora and fauna, Césaire self-consciously prefers terms taken from “the...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (2): 149–172.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Octavio Dumont de Jr. . “O Degenerado” . História, Ciências, Saúde—Manguinhos 17 . 2 ( 2010 ): 447 – 73 . Web. 28 July 2012 . Sussekind Flora . O Negro como Arlequim: teatro e discriminação . Rio de Janeiro : Achiamé , 1982 . Print . ———. Tal Brasil, Qual Romance? Rio de...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 128–152.
Published: 01 March 2006
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 298–313.
Published: 01 September 2019
... ideology that perceived native people as indistinguishable from the land’s flora and fauna: whats rather than whos ( Sutton ). The deafness of “Woolloomooloo” to indigenous languages parallels white Australian blindness to Aboriginal personhood. To hear Whos in Woolloomooloo is less to identify the...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (3): 264–277.
Published: 01 September 2018
... Board ). At first glance, the items listed appear predictable: protected flora and fauna, historical relics, poisons, pests, perishables, dangerous chemicals, drugs, adulterated foods—all those items that needed to be kept in, or out, in order to ensure the safety, security, and identity of the nation...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 179–182.
Published: 01 March 2000
... first-person narrative of his travels in Asia, and Flora Thompson’s Lark Rise trilogy. His book offers intriguing perspectives for the study of first-person narratives embedded in fictional works, for example, Pedro de Urdemalas’s account of his life in the anonymous Viaje de Turquía (now generally...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 182–184.
Published: 01 March 2000
... first-person narrative of his travels in Asia, and Flora Thompson’s Lark Rise trilogy. His book offers intriguing perspectives for the study of first-person narratives embedded in fictional works, for example, Pedro de Urdemalas’s account of his life in the anonymous Viaje de Turquía (now generally...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 184–185.
Published: 01 March 2000
... first-person narrative of his travels in Asia, and Flora Thompson’s Lark Rise trilogy. His book offers intriguing perspectives for the study of first-person narratives embedded in fictional works, for example, Pedro de Urdemalas’s account of his life in the anonymous Viaje de Turquía (now generally...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 186–188.
Published: 01 March 2000
... first-person narrative of his travels in Asia, and Flora Thompson’s Lark Rise trilogy. His book offers intriguing perspectives for the study of first-person narratives embedded in fictional works, for example, Pedro de Urdemalas’s account of his life in the anonymous Viaje de Turquía (now generally...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 27–41.
Published: 01 January 2001
... Munonye, Flora Nwapa, and Christopher Okigbo (the last of whom died in prison during the Civil War)—have written about the events of the late 1960s. Not least among these writers was Ken Saro- Wiwa, a refugee from the defeated breakaway nation of Biafra. Some three de- cades after Soyinka’s...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 188–192.
Published: 01 March 2000
... first-person narrative of his travels in Asia, and Flora Thompson’s Lark Rise trilogy. His book offers intriguing perspectives for the study of first-person narratives embedded in fictional works, for example, Pedro de Urdemalas’s account of his life in the anonymous Viaje de Turquía (now generally...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): 215–228.
Published: 01 June 2002
... might undertake (Watt 151). The journey to a new land re-charts the literary terrain, as do all adventure tales, but also makes it familiar and recognizable. The Jewish version of Robinson Crusoe extends the border of the Jewish world to a distant island with unrecognizable flora and fauna. For...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 296–311.
Published: 01 September 2016
... capable of shortening life” (72). Indeed, “the duration of life of mammals has been notably shortened as the result of chronic poisoning from an abundant intestinal flora” (72). After discussing lactic acid and fer- mented foods and drinks that could diminish the harmful microbes in the large...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 439–459.
Published: 01 December 2020
... kingdom of Flora lies behind. There is another life, “more noble,” where               I may find the agonies, the strife               Of human hearts . . . (Puedo encontrar las angustias, las luchas / de humanos corazones . . . ) (Ibid., ll. 124–125) ( Imagen de John Keats 68–70 ) Here...