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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 49–72.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Marlene L. Daut Given the increasingly fractured interactions between Haiti and the United States in the twentieth century that recently culminated in what one critic has called the “alleged kidnapping of Aristide,” it would be more than tempting to conclude that Haitians have always been...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 207–227.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Dixa Ramírez In this article, I argue that two novels by writers from Hispaniola rescript the long-term idealization of heterosexual coupling in both colonial and nationalist narratives from the Caribbean and Latin America. Mère-Solitude (1983) by Haitian-Canadian Émile Ollivier and El tiempo del...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 225–227.
Published: 01 June 2011
... of sexual tor- ture in the Algerian civil war. In the sixth chapter, Hron focuses on the destructive “zero- ism” of self-induced victimization through anorexia and fake narratives of suffering by white impostors. In two chapters Hron discusses the cultural rhetoric of suffering in Haitian immi...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 227–230.
Published: 01 June 2011
... of sexual tor- ture in the Algerian civil war. In the sixth chapter, Hron focuses on the destructive “zero- ism” of self-induced victimization through anorexia and fake narratives of suffering by white impostors. In two chapters Hron discusses the cultural rhetoric of suffering in Haitian immi...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 230–234.
Published: 01 June 2011
... of sexual tor- ture in the Algerian civil war. In the sixth chapter, Hron focuses on the destructive “zero- ism” of self-induced victimization through anorexia and fake narratives of suffering by white impostors. In two chapters Hron discusses the cultural rhetoric of suffering in Haitian immi...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 327–334.
Published: 01 June 2009
... vast novelistic universe, Maryse Condé goes on to create a bipolar or even multipolar American diaspora, as her characters shuttle between her native Guadeloupe and San Francisco, Charleston, or Boston. In a similar fashion, such Haitian Francophone writers as Emile Ollivier, Marie-Célie Agnant...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 110–112.
Published: 01 March 2012
... if not the shadow of St. Domingue in the former and Haiti in the latter, given the substantial Haitian immigration into French Canada. Haiti’s relative absence in his text allows him to recount his counter-narrative more smoothly, but, as he admits, New Orleans is part of the South and is profoundly connected...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 112–115.
Published: 01 March 2012
... if not the shadow of St. Domingue in the former and Haiti in the latter, given the substantial Haitian immigration into French Canada. Haiti’s relative absence in his text allows him to recount his counter-narrative more smoothly, but, as he admits, New Orleans is part of the South and is profoundly connected...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 March 2012
... of these locations in the Americas gets short shrift. For instance, what does New Orleans have in common with Quebec if not the shadow of St. Domingue in the former and Haiti in the latter, given the substantial Haitian immigration into French Canada. Haiti’s relative absence in his text allows him to recount...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 117–119.
Published: 01 March 2012
... of these locations in the Americas gets short shrift. For instance, what does New Orleans have in common with Quebec if not the shadow of St. Domingue in the former and Haiti in the latter, given the substantial Haitian immigration into French Canada. Haiti’s relative absence in his text allows him to recount...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 389–391.
Published: 01 September 2008
... engagement of Faubert’s play offers a transcultural perspective that enables a recon- sideration of Stowe’s influence(s) in/on the Caribbean, as well as a new appreciation of the Haitian writer’s work. An epilogue takes up In the Name of Salomé, a novel written in 2000...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 391–394.
Published: 01 September 2008
... engagement of Faubert’s play offers a transcultural perspective that enables a recon- sideration of Stowe’s influence(s) in/on the Caribbean, as well as a new appreciation of the Haitian writer’s work. An epilogue takes up In the Name of Salomé, a novel written in 2000...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2011
... interpreters has any more interest in inter- rogating his Haitian history than he does. Yet Sutpen, unlike Absalom’s other nar- rators, represents the figure or index that compels what examination there is of the Southern-imperialism relation, who in fact makes its unveiling —or at least the unveiling...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 244–255.
Published: 01 June 2009
... in the Caribbean: the destruction of the Indies as recounted by Barto- lomé de Las Casas, slavery and its legitimating ideologies, and the Haitian Revolu- tion as a decisive refutation of various Great Chains of Being devised by putatively liberal-minded European philosophers. Caribbean contributions were...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 335–345.
Published: 01 June 2009
... of the Americas converge. The English-speaking Barbadian in Toronto, the Francophone Haitian I am very grateful to Lois Parkinson Zamora and Silvia Spitta for their helpful comments and suggestions. Comparative Literature 61:3 DOI 10.1215/00104124-2009-020 © 2009 by University of Oregon COMPARATIVE...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 144–158.
Published: 01 June 2020
... himself, be recognizing actual Haitian slaves’ threatening politicality and historicity—this logic would in the same moment require other slaves , as it were, blacker slaves, whose “nonpoliticality” would relegate their activities to an equivalent register of dereliction, or as I suggest above...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 218–234.
Published: 01 June 2018
... and English language fiction by writers of Vietnamese descent. As with the aforementioned exiled Haitian authors, this may be due to the difficulty of “translating” such suffering into literary form ( Cooreman 36 ), as well as the need for new refugees to gain the fluency required to write in the language...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 113–126.
Published: 01 March 2014
... commercially successful novels of development that involve flight from Dominican, Antiguan, and Haitian communities, respec- tively. While these texts often present a critical vision of American culture, they also retain a geo- graphical focus on the developed world. COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 124...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 256–273.
Published: 01 June 2009
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 86–107.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., it is the Haitian Revolution, and not the French revolution, that proposes the universal element for modernity, since through the revolution’s very real and not figurative life-and-death struggle, the slaves arise fully aware of their selves. This argument seems to me to be correct and yet misdirected. The life...