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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (3): 193–212.
Published: 01 June 2000
.... Metahistory: The Historical Imagination in Nineteenth-Century Europe . Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1980 . AMERICAN LITERARYSUMMER HISTORIOGRAPHY/193 2000 Volume 52, Number 3 MARIETTA MESSMER Reading...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (2): 184–208.
Published: 01 June 2021
... of Benjamin’s dialectical image, these scenes bring together the allegorical ruin of the urban seaport with comic efforts to inaugurate its future as a commercial esplanade, as if virtualizing and intensifying those two phases of Benjaminian historiography (early modern allegory and nineteenth-century commodity...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 January 2010
... outside of history, Zionist historiography has enabled both the economic dispossession and cultural oppression of these groups, including their uprooting and relocation from one region to another. A close and retrospective reading of “poems of diaspora and redemption” written by Bialik and his...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 283–301.
Published: 01 June 2010
....” In contrast with prior studies that evaluate the historical realism of these works, I draw on Walter Benjamin's notions of revolutionary historiography in order to show how both the content and circumstances of publication of Seghers's and Carpentier's fiction illuminate their struggles with the role...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 252–271.
Published: 01 September 2019
... and their disparate claims to the truth. Chang navigates political ideologies by eschewing linguistic equivalence to favor equivocation instead, ultimately transforming Hemingway’s modernist form via her own. It thus adds to transpacific studies and Cold War historiography by revealing the intimate relationship...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 404–425.
Published: 01 September 2001
... and Joan Scott. London: Routledge, 1992 . 22 -40. Sinha, Mrinalini. “Gender in the Critiques of Colonialism and Nationalism: Locating the `Indian Woman.'” Feminism and History . Ed. Joan Scott. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996 . 477 -504. Smith, Bonnie G. “Historiography, Objectivity...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 272–297.
Published: 01 September 2019
...), Herodotus concerning the Scythians (13, 30), and the Armenian historian Moses Khorenatsi ( d . 490s) concerning the Bolghars (28). Along with its many intertexts with prior Islamic historiography, poetry permeates Bākīkhānūf’s text, giving material form to its cosmology. Much of the poetry is composed...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (3): 205–222.
Published: 01 June 2006
... the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century . Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1980 . Brooten, Bernadette J. “Lesbian Historiography Before the Name?” GLQ 4 ( 1998 ): 606 -30. ____. Love Between Women: Early Christian Responses to Female Homoeroticism . Chicago: University...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (3): 257–269.
Published: 01 September 2012
... . ———. “Philology and Weltliteratur.” Trans. Maire Said Edward . The Centennial Review 13 . 1 ( 1969 ): 1 – 17 . Print . ———. Scenes from the Drama of European Literature . New York : Meridian Books , 1959 . Print . Bahti Timothy . Allegories of History: Literary Historiography...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 274–294.
Published: 01 June 2009
... historiography and tie them to Zea’s own work on Mexico. Rather than focusing on the question of Latino and Latin American relations, which would require a level of detail and scope that exceeds my current goals, I will show instead how reading Zea in this context allows us to formulate key questions...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 246–261.
Published: 01 June 2010
... vonR anke. A central text of leggenda nera  historiography, Daru’s Histoire de la République de Venise  appeared in 1819. It had a major influence on Byron’s two “Venetian” trag- edies, Marino Faliero  and The Two Foscari, which focused on violent episodes in Venice’s medieval history...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 313–338.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., but that textual tradition mostly came to an end within a generation or two after the Norman occupation began, as vernacular historiography shifted into French (Latin historiography continued through- out).20 English-language chronicle writing, depending on how one defines “chronicle,”21 seems to have been...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 455–456.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Christians and Moriscos in an era nominally marked by inquisition and intolerance. The result has been a fraught and at times acrimonious historiography centering on the nature of religious identity in the early modern period. In a compact and engaging study, Seth Kimmel takes a new tack to an old...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (3): 363–381.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Center , 2010 . Print . Moses Stephane . The Angel of History: Rosenzweig, Benjamin Scholem . Stanford : Stanford UP , 2008 . Print . Myers David N. “The Scholem-Kurzweil Debate and Modern Jewish Historiography.” Modern Judaism 6 ( 1986 ): 261 – 86 . Print . Ohana...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (3): 229–245.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Writers in Dialogues: New Cultural Identities . Ed. Guy Amirthanayagam. London: Macmillan, 1982 . 55 -65. Kristeva, Julia. About Chinese Women . Trans. Anita Barrows. New York: Marion Boyars, 1986 . Lee, Robert. “ The Woman Warrior as an Intervention in Asian American Historiography...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (3): 377–379.
Published: 01 September 2022
...) between empires and regional entities. Although some may balk at the appearance of the Incas’ Chimor empire and the Russo-Japanese war in the same sentence (52), there is a fervor and a seriousness to Doyle’s desire to expand and decenter contemporary global historiography, which is inspiring to read...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 231–243.
Published: 01 June 2009
... history . . . to supplement the purely nationalistic presentation to which we are accustomed” is not just ethical or politically advantageous but “desirable from the standpoint of correct historiography” (448). Without an inter- american perspective, historians can form only a fractured and distorted...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 403–417.
Published: 01 September 2006
... . Ottens, Rita, and Joel Rubin. “Einleitung: `Fassade des Stimmigen': Jüdische Musik in Deutschland.” Ottens and Rubin 7 -20. ____. Jüdische Musiktraditionen . Kassel: Gustav Bosse, 2001 . Peters, Edward. “`Settlement, Assimilation, Distinctive Identity': The Historiography of Medieval German...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 164–185.
Published: 01 March 2008
.... The History of the Yoruba . 6th ed. Lagos: CSS Bookshops, 1969 . Krieger, Milton. “Education and Development in Western Nigeria: The Legacy of S.O. Awokoya, 1952-1985.” The International Journal of African Historical Studies 20 . 4 ( 1987 ): 647 -67. Law, Robin. “Early Yoruba Historiography...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 228–245.
Published: 01 June 2010
...); and, in the process, it educates. It is this last characteristic that helps us distinguish between two kinds of step- by-step progression: Luzhin’s petit bourgeois accumulation and Razumikhin’s nationalist historiography. For Luzhin, temporality is merely serial: the distinc- tion between one moment...