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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (1): 52–72.
Published: 01 March 2023
... fiction The House of Hunger (1978) and the Congolese Sony Labou Tansi’s tropical sounds in the dictator novels La vie et demie (1979) and Les septs solitudes de Lorsa Lopez (1985). The article argues that the authors reprise colonial misconceptions of Africa as a noisy continent and parody racist...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 316–326.
Published: 01 June 2009
... of Piglia’s literary references to Macedonio Fernández, James Joyce, Roberto Arlt, Borges, Philip Dick, and Villiers, among many others. The novel has also recently appeared as a graphic novel, its use of science fi ction tropes making it an especially appropriate work for importation into that visual...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 119–141.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., 1990 . Print. Psycho . Dir. Alfred Hitchcock. Shamley Productions, 1960 . Film. Rawle, Graham. Woman's World. A Graphic Novel . London: Atlantic Books, 2005 . Print. Sawyer, Rober. Mind Scan . New York: Tor Books, 2005 . Print. Schneiderman, Davis, and Philip Walsh. Retaking...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 60–71.
Published: 01 March 2018
... or di erent. Boaz’s death is announced on the radio and presented as yet another inci- dent in an endless and repeating plot. He is just another victim of the “situation.” Pizza and Suicide Etgar Keret’s 1998 novella Kneller’s Happy Campers, republished as a graphic novel under the title...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 271–287.
Published: 01 September 2017
... . “Gothic and the Graphic Novel.” A New Companion to the Gothic . Ed. Punter David . Oxford : Blackwell Publishing , 2012 . 335 – 49 . Print . Rosset François Triaire Dominique . De Varsovie à Saragosse. Jean Potocki et son oeuvre . Louvain : Peeters , 2001 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (4): 437–475.
Published: 01 December 2023
... by University of Oregon 2023 Georges Perec Joe Brainard avant-garde poetry graphic novels memory studies In the internet age, we have the luxury of reliving everything, of rediscovering treasured childhood cartoons or one-off episodes of The Dating Game or of buying bygone objects (like...
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Comparative Literature (2024) 76 (1): 20–43.
Published: 01 March 2024
....” Joshi’s essay is the twentieth of twenty-five roughly chronological chapters in a field-surveying volume on the Indian novel in English (the first examines Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay’s 1864 Rajmohan’s Wife ); it is clubbed with entries on contemporary popular culture, including chick lit, graphic...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (3): 337–356.
Published: 01 September 2018
... with new potential as a work of art” (188). In a line of work that started in 1979 with the alteration of the Disney comic book The Beagle Boys vs. Uncle Scrooge , Beube in 2015 applied his surgical knife to the pages of a graphic novel. He recaptures the process in this way: Shortcomings...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (1): 105–107.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Spiegelman’s graphic novel of the Holocaust, Maus, as a prime example of identification. Spiegelman’s psychiatrist convinces him that writing about the Holocaust will connect him to his parents and their war experiences. His own involvement is exem- plified when he views his father as a “murderer...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (1): 107–109.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Spiegelman’s graphic novel of the Holocaust, Maus, as a prime example of identification. Spiegelman’s psychiatrist convinces him that writing about the Holocaust will connect him to his parents and their war experiences. His own involvement is exem- plified when he views his father as a “murderer...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (1): 99–102.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Spiegelman’s graphic novel of the Holocaust, Maus, as a prime example of identification. Spiegelman’s psychiatrist convinces him that writing about the Holocaust will connect him to his parents and their war experiences. His own involvement is exem- plified when he views his father as a “murderer...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (1): 102–104.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Spiegelman’s graphic novel of the Holocaust, Maus, as a prime example of identification. Spiegelman’s psychiatrist convinces him that writing about the Holocaust will connect him to his parents and their war experiences. His own involvement is exem- plified when he views his father as a “murderer...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (3): 357–368.
Published: 01 September 2018
... is unaffected by the material changes that occur at the moment of its reproduction (within the same medium, of course), which does not diminish the “essential” form that was produced by the original maker. Thus, a novel is traditionally considered an allographic work of art, whereas a painting is normally...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 346–365.
Published: 01 June 2009
... the name of the website) published in the U.S. are translations and 0.7% (of all books published) are translations of literary fi ction and poetry. For the year 2008, the website tallied a total of 277 adult fi ction and 79 poetry titles in English translation (excluding graphic novels, retranslations...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (2): 237–254.
Published: 01 June 2021
... of militancy in Rolin, see Colon 83. On the “fungibility of commercial and military transport,” see Khalili 260–66. 17 On toxic green algae in Brittany and Normandy, see Léraud’s and Van Hove’s graphic novel Algues vertes . On invasive boat shells, see Boeuf 42 . Arromanches’s tidal museum shares...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 72–92.
Published: 01 March 2018
... is not explicitly named in most of these sketches, it is always signified through strong appeals to a symbolic code (hair style, hair color, ethnicity). Interestingly, A Free Life is also the only novel in which Jin takes pains to document a Chinese accent. Here, graphical notations explicitly administer...
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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...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 283–298.
Published: 01 September 2020
... professions—law, bureaucracy, medicine—and in this too he was schooled with the kind of rigor that arises out of deep economic anxiety. Early on, when I was writing my novel The Shadow Lines , for example, I adopted an approach that was influenced by Proust. I tried to make the narrative entirely...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (4): 459–480.
Published: 01 December 2014
...” no bungakushi: jibun o kaku shōsetsu no tanjō [History of “Self-Representational” Literature: The Birth of the Novel Depicting the Self] . Tokyo : Kanrin shobō , 2002 . Print . Hijiya-Kirschnereit Irmela . Rituals of Self-Revelation: Shishōsetsu as a Literary Genre and Socio-Cultural Phenomenon...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (1): 101–105.
Published: 01 March 2016
..., including typographic ones (“biblio- graphic translation This is an area of research virtually untouched in Japanese studies. BOOK REVIEWS / 103 Of course, Inaka Genji was a parody: in the very first volume the characters are linked...