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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (4): 399–419.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., play-acting and hallucinating, carnival and theater, commedia dell’arte —​all are part of Giglio’s imaginative experience. The major mode of interdisciplinary exchange occurs in the engagement of the narrative case study as a literary medium for incorporating the ideas absorbed from the...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 January 2007
... or outer stimuli awakening the appetitive interest of the brain’s frontal cortex while we sleep such that neural pathways processing somato-sensory, visual, and auditory information are triggered to produce hallucinations. These hallucinations are then constructed into dreams and symptoms...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (1): 93–95.
Published: 01 January 2007
... stimuli awakening the appetitive interest of the brain’s frontal cortex while we sleep such that neural pathways processing somato-sensory, visual, and auditory information are triggered to produce hallucinations. These hallucinations are then constructed into dreams and symptoms, according to...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 449–452.
Published: 01 December 2015
...), suffered an extended period of hallucinating a man in livery. In her preface to The Left Hand of Darkness (1969), Ursula Le Guin asserted that while reading a book a reader is temporarily “bonkers.” Accepting the ghosts in Shakespeare, Tieck explained, required forgetting “all notions of our...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (1): 61–83.
Published: 01 January 2005
... . Barcelona: Tusquets Editores, 1992 . ____. Foreword and Prologue (“Presentación”). Lazarillo de Tormes . Ed. and trans. José Olivio Jiménez. New York: Regents Publishing, 1984 . ____. Hallucinations . Trans. Gordon Brotherston. New York: Harper and Row, 1971 . ____. El mundo alucinante...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 452–454.
Published: 01 December 2015
... dreams, by Kluge and Hufeland on animal magnetism, by Reil, Dendy, and Ferrier on hallucinations, also exerted a profound impact on the Gothic novel. What precipitated the rise of Gothic novels and melodrama? Previous critics have found the impetus in the secularization of religious spiritualism...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (4): 275–292.
Published: 01 September 2003
... rhythms, the threat of an explosion. Is it a critical (i.e. my) hallucination to see in the appearance of an infantryman or “fantassin de la ligne” (Folio 135; Baldick 122) a fore-echo of a detail of the fusillade which is nonetheless never mentioned in its proper place? Combining “vive la marechale...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 262–282.
Published: 01 June 2010
... Brigge,” Andreas Huyssen asks a surprising question about Rilke’s classic novel. Is it possible, wonders Huyssen, to consider Malte Laurids Brigge —with​ his hallucinations, delusions, and fractured subjectivity —​as “a paradigmatic case of male subjectivity within modernity”? (135). For Huyssen...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (1): 53–71.
Published: 01 January 2000
... bureaucrat, who cannot reconcile his idea of who he thinks he should be with who he really is. This conflict gives rise to his double, that is, Golyadkin hallucinates a copy of himself, which embodies all those characteristics he himself desires but at the same time 2 Citations from Cˇapek are from...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (2): 207–229.
Published: 01 June 2012
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (2): 158–177.
Published: 01 March 2005
... causes and effects of such “mad” realities leads to their own gradual regression into madness. Both slowly become lost in a private world governed by anxiety and hallucinations. Unable to decode the conflicted socio-political reality in which they live, that is, to adhere to “the Law,” Ayush and...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 5–14.
Published: 01 March 2013
... madness and hallucination of a reader completely infatuated with a defunct age of romance, like the hero of Cervantes’ novel. As for the enigma or riddle of the plot, it involves obscure refer- ences in the poem to a mythic mountain called Qaf, a one-eyed jinni who can travel through time, and al...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (3): 337–356.
Published: 01 September 2018
..., movements, notes that the ear is particularly sensitive to illusion and hallucination. Whenever it fantasizes, listening “immediately becomes hallucinated: I believe I am actually hearing what I would like to hear” (248; see also van Maas, “Sovereign Ear” ; and Szendy 77). According to his analysis, the...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (2): 162–181.
Published: 01 June 2013
... assurance of home [Heimat], for an invisible assurance in visible things,” only leads to the invisible usurping the visible (540; 596–97). As a result, reverie, powerless to effect the required wholesale transformation of reality, terminates in hallucination. And hallucination proves a precarious...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (1): 2–22.
Published: 01 January 2002
... underground man after him, seeks also to resist the pen- etration of the responsive, open gaze that reflects his depths. He repudiates his own insight as hallucination. Thus, he reasons of those haunting visions insti- gated by the blood traces left by his predecessors on the cell walls, Je ne suis ni...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 404–425.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Haver. In distinction to Haver, I will argue that historiography is not a hallucination but rather an ideological formation, positioned in re- DEGREE ZERO OF HISTORY/409 this is a key distinction for her. Indeed, some descendants of these informants are...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (4): 294–314.
Published: 01 September 2007
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (3): 261–278.
Published: 01 June 2008
... frequently not what they appear or are inserted in a way that undermines or com- promises the “truth” of the narrative that contains them. Overt or suspected allu- sions disrupt the realist effect like the dreams and hallucinations into which the 3 This “piracy,” as Kevin J. H. Dettmar describes it...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 240–257.
Published: 01 June 2020
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 298–313.
Published: 01 September 2019
... ears precisely to the possibility that the Whos are in fact whos and not whats. For the monkeys do not accede to the pronominal convention that reserves “who” for humans and “that” for nonhuman animals and things. To refrain from declaring these apparent hallucinations as whos that are not is to imply...