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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (1): 23–32.
Published: 01 January 2007
... University Press, 1979 . Wilson, Dianne de Armas. Allegories of Love: Cervantes's “Persiles y Sigismunda.” Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1991 . Zatti, Sergio. Il “Furioso” fra epos e romanzo . Lucca: Maria Pacini Fazzi, 1990 . THE GENEALOGY...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 207–227.
Published: 01 June 2015
... 2015 Dominican Republic Haiti sexual violence genealogy nationalist discourses Works Cited “2011 National Household Survey: Data Tables.” Statistics Canada . Web. 24 July 2013 . Alexis Jacques Stéphen . L'espace d'un cillement . Paris : Gallimard , 1959 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 25–31.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Alice Te Punga Somerville Tracing the various names used for the Pacific Ocean and drawing on Pacific scholarship and poetry, this article suggests alternative genealogies for the field of Ocean Studies that are visible from the Pacific region. Observing that the claim that Ocean Studies began...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2011
... it to a given center, and at the very least not bound by its own time and space. By way of illustration, this article offers a limited genealogy of the plantation: Faulkner's Yoknapatawpha, García Márquez's Macondo, and Coppola's Appocalypse Now Redux (2001). © 2011 by University of Oregon 2011 Works...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (4): 356–381.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Boris Maslov This article puts forward a genealogy of one of the principal temporalities associated with German (pre-)Romantic lyric, the time of a privileged moment (“ewiger/prägnanter Augenblick”). The same temporality is shown to dominate the lyric oeuvre of Fyodor Tiutchev, a Russian Romantic...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (4): 407–428.
Published: 01 December 2012
..., and ponders the endurance of human disaster. However, the ethics and aesthetics that emerge in Baudelaire's lyric could not be more inhospitable to Benjamin's messianism. And ultimately, this essay claims, to endorse Benjamin's vision of modernity is to refuse an alternative genealogy of modernity that could...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (3): 285–305.
Published: 01 September 2013
... to trace an alternative genealogy of late modern secularism to the various coercive discourses and practices associated with early modern inquisition. I argue rather that the candidness with which Spanish intellectuals justified the pastoral and disciplinary features of civic law can serve as a guide...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 127–147.
Published: 01 March 2014
..., transhistorical genealogy of modernism/o goes back to Arabic-Andalusian poetry from medieval Spain, and he points to the Spanish-American War of 1898 as the surprising catalyst for the intersection of Spanish, Spanish American, and U.S. modernisms that he sees flourishing in his moment. From this theoretical...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 182–202.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Adrienne Janus This essay analyzes Jean-Luc Nancy's recent work À L'Écoute (2002)/ Listening (2007) as a culminating moment in what might be called the “anti-ocular” turn in Continental philosophy. It situates Nancy within a genealogy of “otocentric” thinkers that includes Martin Heidegger, Peter...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (4): 471–497.
Published: 01 December 2022
... on the location of the so-called cosmopolitan in queer literary genealogies and on power dynamics and hierarchies among both authors and characters and different creative forms, including academic writing. The article argues that while the diegesis of their texts is largely set outside their local contexts, both...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (3): 308–326.
Published: 01 September 2023
... a philosophical tradition such as materialism refuses to run in a straight, unitary line. This is a question of how to understand reception history: either as an unbroken tradition of faithful imitation and replication (a family genealogy, grouped under the name of the father, “Lucretius” for example), or else...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (3): 266–282.
Published: 01 September 2023
...: the author is interrupted at his desk by the “ghost of Goethe,” who, it had been rumored, was the father of Puhiwahine’s husband. Following other genealogies—especially those connected to the origins of comparative literature—we might say Goethe’s ghost had already “enter[ed]” this place. In 1886, Irish...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 389–391.
Published: 01 September 2008
..., and his role in the Mexican Conquest —​than in the cultural and political forces that generated the novel itself. The “transamerican genealogy” of Jicoténcal  has more roots and branches than can easily be summarized, but Brickhouse effectively challenges...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 391–394.
Published: 01 September 2008
..., and his role in the Mexican Conquest —​than in the cultural and political forces that generated the novel itself. The “transamerican genealogy” of Jicoténcal  has more roots and branches than can easily be summarized, but Brickhouse effectively challenges...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (4): 453–456.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of political anti-Semitism might be grounded in the assumption that it is simply not intellectually interesting or sophisticated. In a close reading of On the Genealogy of Morality, Twilight of the Idols, and The Anti-Christ, Holub shows how Nietzsche, in his references to the history of Judaism, largely...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): 256–267.
Published: 01 June 2002
... thinkers from Latin America, Africa, and Asia to whom Young devotes the greater part of his book is not merely a genealogical precursor of postcolonial theory— one side, as it were, of the “Marxism and . . .” articulation that makes for the unresolved tension in the work of contemporary theorists...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 107–115.
Published: 01 June 2016
... . Durham : Duke UP , 2012 . Print . Alexander M. Jacqui Mohanty Chandra Talpade , eds. Feminist Genealogies, Colonial Legacies, Democratic Futures . London : Routledge , 1996 . Print . Biondi Martha . The Black Revolution on Campus . Berkeley : U of California P , 2014...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 108–110.
Published: 01 March 2019
... in its form.” Mazzone offers what he calls a “sectoral genealogy” (a Nietzschean form Mazzone adopts but is not fettered by) that traces how narrative mimesis emancipated itself from the blind apriorities that dictated the subject matter, the form, and the appropriate style of the mimetic arts...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 114–116.
Published: 01 March 2019
... Great Depression in the 1930s and the mounting Chinese national liberation movement in the late 1930s and early 1940s that empowered the forward-looking democratic, aesthetic visions of these writers and artists. He presents the genealogy of transnational democracy that this community showcases...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 209–219.
Published: 01 June 2009
... is the cosmog- onic Popol vuh. Like the Incaic narratives of Tahuantinsuyu, this graphic intersec- tion of textuality and world traces the genesis of human history as a history tanta- mount to their own particular genealogy interrupted by alien intruders who came from the ocean to the east of their sacred...