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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (2): 186–207.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Alex Spektor The essay offers a comparative study of “narrative ethics” in the prose of Fyodor Dostoevsky and Witold Gombrowicz. Analyzing the relationship between the texts' poetics and moral philosophy, the essay investigates how narrative dynamics of fiction shape the ethical parameters for the...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 457–459.
Published: 01 December 2017
... novel Under Western Eyes to expose an artificial construction of separateness between Western colonialism and the internal imperialism of Russia, which Conrad represents as “mutually implicated brands of corruption” (100). In chapter 4, Witold Gombrowicz’s theory of “form,” as first presented in...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 235–250.
Published: 01 June 2016
... of poetry positively. For instance, when discussing Kafka, Musil, Broch, and Gombrowicz as masters of novelistic writing, Kundera describes them as “poètes du roman” (RD 66; “poets of the novel,” CR 51). However, this reference to novelistic poetry is not a defense of the lyrical stance that...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 271–287.
Published: 01 September 2017
... love of country and the Gothic undertones of Yeats’s Cathleen Ni Houlihan); the exilic experiments with a radical de-centering of language that we find in the writings of Joyce, Beckett, and Gombrowicz; the list goes on and on. The explanation for these connections seems at first...