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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 161–178.
Published: 01 March 2010
.... As Ugrešić dismantles the phallus's imaginary “veils,” she also unmasks persistant gender inequality and a virulent socio-political backlash during the immediate post-Tito years. Ugrešić embeds in her psychoanalytic parody an incisive reading of gender discourse and local feminisms in 1980s Yugoslavia...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (3): 339–343.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Peter Goodrich Riding the Black Ram: Law, Literature, and Gender . By Heinzelman Susan Sage . Stanford : Stanford University Press , 2010 . xxv, 168 p . © 2011 by University of Oregon 2011 Works Cited Agamben Giorgio , Le Règne et la gloire. Pour un généalogie...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 132–144.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Hauntings: On Gender, Colonialism and Desire in Miraji’s Urdu Poetry . Stanford UP , 2002 . Pritchett Frances . “ Poetry and Morality .” Nets of Awareness: Urdu Poetry and Its Critics , U of California P , 1994 , 169 – 83 . Samaddar Ranabir , and Sen Suhit K. New Subjects...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (1): 77–79.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Anne Lake Prescott Dido's Daughters: Literacy, Gender, and Empire in Early Modern England and France. By Margaret W. Ferguson. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003. xiv, 506 p. University of Oregon 2006 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/70...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 288–302.
Published: 01 September 2017
... the Irish literary imagination. © 2017 by University of Oregon 2017 Seamus Heaney Antigone gender justice Irish literature Works Cited Aiken Nevin T. “Learning to Live Together: Transitional Justice and Intergroup Reconciliation in Northern Ireland.” The International Journal...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (3): 377–379.
Published: 01 September 2022
..., Gendered Labor, and the Literary Arts of Alliance . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2020 . 378 pp. Copyright © 2022 by University of Oregon 2022 What would a genuinely global history of the planet look like? Where and how should one begin to catalogue, chronicle, dissect the millennia...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (1): 94–96.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Isabelle Favre The Genres and Genders of Surrealism. By Annette Shandler Levitt. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999. 155 p. University of Oregon 2002 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/72 BOOK REVIEWS DREAMING BY THE BOOK. By Elaine...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (2): 166–183.
Published: 01 June 2021
.... Crucially, the port film is also where the labor of gender is thrown into stark relief, for understandings of work-time and work-space are indelibly and insistently gendered. The article concludes by suggesting how these expanded understandings of work are inflected by the geopolitical position of port...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 26–42.
Published: 01 January 2009
... to recent work at the intersection of language, translation, and gender: Derrida's The Monolingualism of the Other (1996) and “Shibboleth: For Paul Celan” (2005), and Barbara Johnson's Mother Tongues (2003). I then consider the extent to which many of her key figures—drawn from the work of Novalis...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 122–143.
Published: 01 March 2010
... these works depict. In both texts the portrait raises the issue of the relation between identity and representation. Since in both stories the portrait is that of a woman and the painter is a man, they also deal with the way the power to represent (and thus determine or construct identity) relates to gender...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 144–160.
Published: 01 March 2010
... manifestations and argues that, as the narrator appears increasingly irrational, boundaries of nation, of public and private, and of gendered conventions disintegrate in ways that illustrate how literary setting becomes a vehicle of modernist literary experimentation. The article discusses specific locations...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (3): 345–362.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Allison Schachter This article examines how Leah Goldberg's modernist novel Avedot , written between 1936 and 1939, but unpublished in her lifetime, theorizes the intersections of gender, Hebrew secularism, and Orientalism. Goldberg's novel dramatizes the crisis of secular European Hebrew through...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 176–193.
Published: 01 June 2018
... speaks, Bogan’s Medusa is a metonymic figure—the ancient Gorgoneion mask that preceded the woman in myth—whose silent rhetorical force dislodges a literary history of petrified gender relations first consolidated in Ovid’s Metamorphoses . By rethinking Ovidian mythological figures in Bogan’s “Medusa...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 159–179.
Published: 01 June 2020
..., enclosure can be understood as a process by which gendered labor and criminalized mobility, two forms of what Marxist critics call “non-work,” became integral features of capital accumulation over the course of the Romantic period. This article pursues an analogy between what John Hunter defined...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 361–376.
Published: 01 December 2020
... servant. As Chughtai herself recounts, however, she was acquitted because the prosecution could never point to the exact words that were to be considered obscene. The author argues that we read Chughtai’s extraordinary inquiries into the imbrication of desire and disgust as the visceral sites of gender...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (3): 273–288.
Published: 01 September 2022
... of the inventive engagements with gender to understand the relationship of ignorance to truth. rays@umd.edu Copyright © 2022 by University of Oregon 2022 Indian Anglophone novels Assam insurgencies gender epistemology Epistemology and ignorance—how could two such different things go...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (3): 306–325.
Published: 01 September 2022
... on beginnings, endings, and the repetition of cycles. The critiques that these poets level in their work are also considered through a gendered lens here, as the association between woman and sea, as well as the mythologization of woman is discussed. This article analyzes key poems from these writers to draw...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (3): 246–266.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Michelle Zerba This essay reads Homer's Odyssey alongside several poems by the Greek-Alexandrian writer C.P. Cavafy who, although widely removed from the epic in time, shares a common geographical imaginary located in the Mediterranean and explores questions of cultural identity, memory, and gender...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 79–93.
Published: 01 March 2015
... readers, after Sedgwick, who emphasize James's style rather than his biography. However, in none of those recent discussions do notions of temporal or stylistic queerness in James's work resonate with the ideas about gendered time and language that are central to Duras's approach, and to twentieth-century...
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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...