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Published: 01 September 2018
Figure 5. Ōtagaki Rengetsu, spread from Ama no karu mo . Japan, 1870. Height 17.6 cm; width 12 cm. Reproduced with permission of the Rengetsu Foundation Project. The poem in Ankerson’s “Murmuring Insects” is on the far left side of the right-hand page. More
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Published: 01 September 2018
Figure 4. Ōtagaki Rengetsu, Tea Caddy. Japan, ca. 1860s. Glazed earthenware. Height 4.5 cm; diameter 6.5 cm. Honolulu Museum of Art: Purchase, 2005, 13225.1a. Photograph: Tim Siegert. Reproduced with permission. More
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 95–112.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Tiffany Tsao This comparative study of Wuthering Heights (a mid-nineteenth-century British novel by Emily Brontë) and Saman (a late-twentieth-century Indonesian novel by Ayu Utami) examines the two novels' respective treatments of internal colonization — a shared thematic concern that only becomes...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 179–188.
Published: 01 March 2010
..., originality, and interest. In Upward Mobility and the Common Good, subtitled Toward a Literary History of the Welfare State (Princeton University Press, 2007), he combines his interests and adds to his authority. When Northrop Frye’s Anatomy of Criticism appeared in 1957 at the height of the New...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (3): 295–316.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Figure 5. Ōtagaki Rengetsu, spread from Ama no karu mo . Japan, 1870. Height 17.6 cm; width 12 cm. Reproduced with permission of the Rengetsu Foundation Project. The poem in Ankerson’s “Murmuring Insects” is on the far left side of the right-hand page. ...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 131–144.
Published: 01 June 2015
... and discontinuous process that began at the height of Absolutism, continued during the French Revolution, and reached its (first) climax during the post-Napoleonic Restoration, modern passport sys- tems of increasing technological sophistication were established across continen- tal Europe. Subject to a range...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 93–95.
Published: 01 March 2018
...- gins of the sublime and showing how they can be traced through to the height of the dis- cussions of the concept in the eighteenth century. I would single out this book for praise for its scholarly attention to neglected writers on the sublime, such as Longinus, Dennis, and Boileau, as well...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 333–353.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Dakota, and Newt Gingrich was an army brat who only settled in Cobb County, Georgia, because his research suggested that he might win elections there. COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/342 a particularly coherent rhetoric, the testosterone heights of Western narratives of enterprise, and grand illusion...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 62–78.
Published: 01 March 2015
... just founded in Paris (Sand, Correspondance 6: 476–77).1 There is no evidence that this meeting took place or, indeed, of any other encounters between Sand and Marx during his time in the French capital. With Sand “at the height of her political idealist phase,” as Naomi Schor muses...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (3): 235–252.
Published: 01 September 2011
... of the sensitive being. See Couliano 9. The object of desire in petrarch’s rime sparse / 247 Vaucluse. Petrarch claims to have been motivated to climb the mountain solely by curiosity: “Nothing but the desire to see its conspicuous height,” he writes, “was the reason for this undertaking...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 January 2010
... breast spoiled my childhood, Atop of world mountains that made us courageous people The pure winds strengthened my bones. From the heights of frankincense mountains, from the peak of myrrh hills A seed of the Lord for justice I planted, And with a trumpet I blow the blast...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 95–99.
Published: 01 March 2018
... my own interpretation and emphases in theorizing the sublime are di erent, The Theory of the Sublime from Longinus to Kant certainly breaks new ground by covering the ori- gins of the sublime and showing how they can be traced through to the height of the dis- cussions of the concept...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (1): 72–86.
Published: 01 January 2000
... does not explain how this might work in poetic practice. It is thus more likely that Hopkins’s chromatic and diatonic parallelisms are related to the effect of music, to its rhetoric, rather than to its technicalities. Chromaticism height- ens expression in music, and it is in this sense...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 389–391.
Published: 01 September 2008
... after her return to the U.S. in 1843, with a preface by Prescott (the same year as his Conquest of Mexico). In Mexico this work remains a classic of Mexican cultural history, although now it is largely forgotten elsewhere. Published at the height of U.S...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 391–394.
Published: 01 September 2008
... after her return to the U.S. in 1843, with a preface by Prescott (the same year as his Conquest of Mexico). In Mexico this work remains a classic of Mexican cultural history, although now it is largely forgotten elsewhere. Published at the height of U.S...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 276–282.
Published: 01 September 2020
...” ( 3 ). Jefferson came away from the meeting with the impression that the Osages were, he wrote to Albert Gallatin, his secretary of the treasury, “certainly the most gigantic men we have ever seen,” by which he specifically meant their height, which was typically well over six feet tall...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 426–443.
Published: 01 December 2018
... than in legal-bureaucratic terms, the inadequacy of which only contributes to the escalation of his righteous frustration. Thus, when at the height of his revolt, in one of a series of signed proclamations, he declares a “provisional world government” and calls himself the “representative of Michael...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 74–90.
Published: 01 March 2017
...). The scene of Oliver’s death marks a dramatic highpoint prior to the climax of the epic, the death of Roland himself. The scene extends across a number of laisses (stro- phes) and is placed at the height of the battle. It follows several laisses depicting the victories of the Franks over their Saracen...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (4): 463–488.
Published: 01 December 2021
... of a beautiful woman. The fairy has thus led him from the depths of dejection to the height of ecstasy, from the setting sun to the rising sun, and from darkness to light. It produces a transformative experience, and the question becomes how to convey this inspired level of consciousness to others: “¡Oh, nunca...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 142–160.
Published: 01 June 2011
... manifestations of nature is per- haps best summed up with the dictum “Ein Hügel, von dem man nicht wisse, wie hoch er sei, beleidige die Vernunft” (VW  42; “A hill whose height remained unknown was an insult to reason,” MW  33).5 5 The published English translation problematically renders Vernunft...