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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (4): 399–419.
Published: 01 December 2014
... pathologist Celionati guide the impressionable Giglio out of his delirium by means of play-acting in a fairy tale. © 2014 by University of Oregon 2014 play-acting imagination hallucination carnival commedia dell'arte Works Cited Abercrombie John . Ueber die Krankheiten des Gehirns...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 January 2007
... Turnbull (2002), attribute dreams to inner 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...
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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...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 449–452.
Published: 01 December 2015
... 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 enlightened century,” so that “Our soul...
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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 (2003) 55 (4): 275–292.
Published: 01 September 2003
... of the party, a frenzy of over-excited 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...
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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
... 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 Spisy by volume and page. Translations are mine...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 452–454.
Published: 01 December 2015
... on 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 (2005) 57 (2): 158–177.
Published: 01 March 2005
... 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 Georgette generate their own conflicting laws. Thus, Georgette constantly redefines events as normal or abnormal and true...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (1): 52–72.
Published: 01 March 2023
... on by the growth of the larynx. These hallucinated voices and the new “unusual sound” of his own voice distress the protagonist. There is a cumulative effect of all the bold, garish, and incongruous imagery brought together in The House of Hunger , climaxing across several pages of unbroken lines...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (2): 207–229.
Published: 01 June 2012
... adaptation resembles magic and the object that behaves perfectly becomes no bet- ter than a hallucination” (11). Winicott’s comments regarding the ultimate use- lessness of the perfectly behaved, always available object (mother, in this case) resemble Ponge’s dismissal of the “perfect poem” as the goal...
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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...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (3): 261–278.
Published: 01 June 2008
... 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, involves the “transferring of almost 1,500...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (4): 294–314.
Published: 01 September 2007
... eyes darkened—it was close; and instinctively turning, in his hallucination, to avoid it, he flung himself, face down, on the tomb. (461) Hallucination on the one hand, the apocalyptic mark of the Beast on the other— yet again death-dealing, isolating anamorphic recognition opens out, however...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (2): 162–181.
Published: 01 June 2013
...–97). As a result, reverie, powerless to effect the required wholesale transformation of reality, terminates in hallucination. And hallucination proves a precarious refuge: Joachim tries to export the problem of sex by having an affair with a deracinated Bohemian peasant, but as his reverie...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (1): 89–110.
Published: 01 March 2023
... of the “dérèglement des sens” was an influence on Beckett, who in 1932 describes his poetry to Samuel Putnam as his “latest hallucinations” ( Nixon 173 ). (This is a direct reference to Rimbaud’s notion of “l’hallucination des mots” [ Œuvres 263 ; the hallucination of words] in “Alchimie du verbe”). Enoch Brater’s...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (1): 2–22.
Published: 01 January 2002
... 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 visionnaire, ni superstitieux. Il est probable que ces idées me donnaient un accès de fièvre; mais pendant que je rêvais ainsi...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 404–425.
Published: 01 September 2001
... 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 not only still living but even remember them, however incompletely or erro...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 5–14.
Published: 01 March 2013
... of the great suspended odes, which has been lost for fourteen centuries until he discovered it in Brazil! It is a Quixotic conviction, imbued with the madness and hallucination of a reader completely infatuated with a defunct age of romance, like the hero of Cervantes’ novel. As for the enigma...