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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 129–141.
Published: 01 March 2017
... argue that such a conception circles around the secret and more sinister global scene at work in Bolaño's texts, understood as the figure of global war, traced from his mourning of the ideals of modernity (the fall of the Spanish Second Republic, the Nazis, the overthrow of Chile's Salvador Allende...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 299–315.
Published: 01 September 2020
... for it a local presence that complements and affirms its global belonging. It has long been the Cuban leadership’s position that the base is fully part of Cuba, “illegally occupied” by the United States, and therefore one of many justifications for an entrenched rhetoric of “war on imperialism.” 6 And yet...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 127–147.
Published: 01 March 2014
...-American War of 1898 and culminated in the mobile poetics of literary exchange that Diary, written in what he sees as the literary wake of the war, exemplifies. Understanding the impli- cations of his works and theories requires thinking about the transnational or global turn beyond Anglophone...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 218–234.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Alexandra Kurmann; Tess Do Abstract In this article we argue that a cohort of French, Canadian, and Australian authors of Vietnamese descent are adapting postmemory narratives to fit the purposes of the 1.5 generation. Linda Lê, Kim Thúy, and Nam Le each displace the Vietnam War to reimagine in its...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 3–24.
Published: 01 January 2011
... relationship with Mark Twain's The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn . Kirwan argues that McCabe locates Ireland in a global context, and does so in order to deconstruct notions of a quaint or insular Irishness, to examine stories concerning Irish marginality in the United States, and to interrogate overlapping...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 298–314.
Published: 01 September 2001
... profoundly shaped the world we inhabit today. It produced the neoliberal philosophy that provides the rules for the war game currently known as “globalization,” and it landscaped the highly uneven terrain on which that game is played. Neoliberalism is the name given to the version of liberal political...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (4): 273–293.
Published: 01 September 2005
... of Nations In an era of incessant war throughout Europe, Milton’s two complementary myths about the cure for international disorder (the myth of coherent and de- limited sovereignty, and the myth of neutral and beneficent globalism) served as one answer to (in Hobbes’s famous formulation) “the war...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 316–339.
Published: 01 September 2020
... is “minor” is no longer dominated by the “transcolonialism” of a Western majority? ( Lionnet and Shih 10–11 ). Scholars have begun to reread this colonial binary against the backdrop of the global Cold War; they have reinterpreted decolonization as not only a reaction against the former colonizer, but also...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 141–154.
Published: 01 June 2016
... expelled, while the latter were interned. The revolutionary times of the global sixties in Malaysia also placed the Chinese Malaysians in a precarious position, even for those who dedicated themselves to fighting anti-colonial guerilla wars against the British and the Japanese. Those who...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 283–297.
Published: 01 September 2001
...-liberal economy and the end of the cold war—is that the drive for winning has spread far beyond the corporate organiza- tion and into our personal life. Neo-liberalism or globalization is not just an operational policy of corporations and governments. The legitimation of private profit over and above...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (2): 158–176.
Published: 01 March 2007
...DAVID LEHARDY SWEET University of Oregon 2007 Alneng, Victor. “`What the Fuck Is a Vietnam?': Touristic Phantasms and the Popcolonization of (the) Vietnam (War).” Critique of Anthropology 22 . 4 ( 2002 ): 461 -89. Annesley, James. Blank Fiction: Consumerism, Culture...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 466–486.
Published: 01 December 2018
... that broader agreement, however, scholarship about the South Asian boom has tended to overemphasize the political symbolism of recent South Asian Anglophone literature and its global popularity, while under-emphasizing the political realities that create the conditions under which that literature became...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 315–337.
Published: 01 September 2017
...) and marked by the historical particularities of each state’s posi- tion in a politically- and economically-stratified global order. In fact, for Achille TEMPORALITY IN CHILD-SOLDIER FICTION / 321 Mbembe, necropolitical formations like the war machine do not operate outside...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (3): 213–227.
Published: 01 June 2000
... articulations of postcolonial, post-Cold War hybridity. Of course, Strich’s global vision—like Goethe’s for the most part—is Eurocentric with respect to center and origin: “A European literature, thus one between the literatures of Europe and which mediates and is exchanged between the European peoples...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 7–15.
Published: 01 March 2017
... suggests that literary scholars should attend to the ideological formations, or metageographies, that have been produced by—and in some cases helped to engender—these systemic shifts in the organization of global space. Finally, it argues that so doing will require adopting new methodologies around spatial...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 389–403.
Published: 01 September 2001
...-cold war rationale for the East-West Center in order to defend it from Republican budget cuts, Hawai’i’s Democratic Senator Daniel Akaka declared that this postwar center of cross-cultural knowledge production was “one of the 1 On the resistance towards globalized “metalanguages...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 272–275.
Published: 01 September 2020
... The Joys of Motherhood to underscore a critique of nativism in the rural-urban interface in Nigeria that is globally instructive and to point out the fact that woman is never native. native nativism complicity Emecheta COMPARATIVE LITERATURE IS about other languages, a sense of equivalence among...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 426–441.
Published: 01 September 2001
...: James Currey and Indiana University Press, 1997 . Ehrenreich, John, and Barbara Ehrenreich. “The Professional-Managerial Class.” Between Labor and Capital . Ed. Pat Walker. Boston: South End Press, 1979 . 5 -45. Ferguson, Niall. The Pity of War: Explaining World War I . New York: Basic Books...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 45–53.
Published: 01 March 2017
... of the notion of “hydro-colonialism” proposed in this forum, that early modern war between the Iberian and the indigenous American empires was justified by appeals to an avowed right to access the global commons (and privatize parts of it). Thus, Gro- tius cites Francisco de Vitoria’s claim that war...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (2): 123–138.
Published: 01 June 2019
... in postcolonial or global Anglophone world literature. Writing by Buchi Emecheta, Chinua Achebe, and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie suggests how the appropriation of the language of British colonization has been undercut and abetted by the Anglophone cultural and educational institutions of US empire. Copyright ©...