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Comparative Literature (1 December 2014) 66 (4): 438–458.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Daniel Feldman This article addresses the pervasive articulation of nothing in the poetry of Paul Celan and Dan Pagis. The essay ties nullification in speech to cancellation of self in Celan and aims to understand his attestation of a form of subjectivity reconfigured by the Holocaust as negative...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2003) 55 (4): 320–337.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Boundaries of Holocaust Literature: The Emergence of a Canon.” Diss. Columbia University, 1992 . Egri, Péter. Survie et réinterprétation de la forme Proustienne, Proust-Déry-Semprun . Debrecen: Studia Romanica, 1969 . Farrán, Ofelia. “`Cuanto más escribo, más me queda por decir': Memory...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2004) 56 (1): 105–107.
Published: 01 January 2004
...Laurie K. Vickroy The Holocaust of Texts: Genocide, Literature, and Personification. By Amy Hungerford. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2003. 206 p. University of Oregon 2004 BOOK REVIEWS/99...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2018) 70 (2): 194–217.
Published: 01 June 2018
... the Nazi genocide. Rawicz rejects moral and historical frameworks because they do not engage the Holocaust on the level he finds most salient: as a terrifying experience of ontological truths about the nature of God, subjectivity, and Being writ large. I situate Rawicz’s novel alongside his...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2008) 60 (3): 279–287.
Published: 01 June 2008
...RICHARD J. GOLSAN University of Oregon 2008 Michael G. Levine. The Belated Witness: Literature, Testimony, and the Question of Holocaust Survival . Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2006. Samuel Moyn. Origins of the Other: Emmanuel Levinas between Revelation and Ethics...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2008) 60 (2): 199–202.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Meili Steele The Holocaust and the Postmodern. By Robert Eaglestone. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004. 384 p. University of Oregon 2008 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/186 BOOK REVIEWS OVID’S LOVERS: DESIRE, DIFFERENCE, AND THE...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 93–95.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Laura Levitt Unwanted Beauty: Aesthetic Pleasure in Holocaust Representation. By Brett Ashley Kaplan. Urbana, Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2007. 215 p. University of Oregon 2009 BOOK REVIEWS TRANSATLANTIC TRANSLATIONS...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2011) 63 (4): 366–382.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Antony Rowland This article examines the categories of victim and perpetrator testimony in relation to the writing contained in the Salamander Oasis Trust archive in the Imperial War Museum at Duxford. In Dimensions of the Holocaust , Elie Wiesel famously commented that the Holocaust produced the...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2013) 65 (1): 123–135.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Sebald's historical preoccupations as a post-Holocaust writer, it points specifically to those literary resources of modernity that Sebald implicitly brings to bear on the very question of history. Indeed, the aim of this article is to mine the unrevealed archive of Sebald's own literary imagination in...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2014) 66 (3): 322–339.
Published: 01 September 2014
... against the collective post-World War II memory that had come to associate it with the Holocaust. Mikhail Bakhtin's concept of the “chronotope” provides a theoretical tool that captures the unique characteristics of the use of time and temporality in the Jewish train genre. The speeding train and the...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2017) 69 (3): 303–314.
Published: 01 September 2017
... warfare and the Holocaust, Abish and Perec's novels elaborate themes of concealment, violence, and the limitations of language. I argue that, despite the common misconception that constraint-based writers are engaged in predominantly self-reflexive linguistic experimentation and lightweight textual play...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 43–53.
Published: 01 January 2009
... Holocaust and Austerlitz mediates the search for his history through photographs of landscapes and buildings. This mediation also occurs through Sebald's dialogue with Wittgenstein's skepticism and, indeed, Through its focus on architectural “monumentality,” Austerlitz brings into full articulation Sebald's...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 69–84.
Published: 01 January 2009
... single literary genre, I examine the rhetoric of anachronism in two historical novels—Alessandro Manzoni's I promessi sposi ( The Betrothed ) and Giorgio Bassani's Il giardino dei Finzi-Contini ( The Garden of the Finzi-Continis )—two texts dealing with the Holocaust—Primo Levi's “Il tramonto di Fòssoli...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2016) 68 (1): 46–58.
Published: 01 March 2016
... extracts from Hughes's Cave Birds and Gaudete sequences in order to demonstrate the dialectic of influence between the two writers in the early 1970s, when, critics such as Neil Roberts argue, Hughes produced his best work. © 2016 by University of Oregon 2016 Ted Hughes János Pilinszky Holocaust...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2011) 63 (2): 203–224.
Published: 01 June 2011
.... “Germany as Victim.” New German Critique 80 ( 2000 ) [Special issue on the Holocaust]: 29 -40. Print. ———. Murder in Our Midst: The Holocaust, Industrial Killing and Representation . Oxford: Oxford UP, 1996 . Print. Bathrick, David, Brad Prager, and Michael D. Richardson, eds. Visualizing the...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 85–87.
Published: 01 January 2009
... Transculturation in Latin America. Houston: Rice UP, 1995. Young, Robert. Colonial Desire: Hybridity in Theory, Culture, and Race. London: Routledge, 1995. UNWANTED BEAUTY: AESTHETIC PLEASURE IN HOLOCAUST REPRESENTATION. By Brett Ashley Kaplan. Urbana, Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2007...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 January 2009
... Transculturation in Latin America. Houston: Rice UP, 1995. Young, Robert. Colonial Desire: Hybridity in Theory, Culture, and Race. London: Routledge, 1995. UNWANTED BEAUTY: AESTHETIC PLEASURE IN HOLOCAUST REPRESENTATION. By Brett Ashley Kaplan. Urbana, Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2007...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 January 2009
... Transculturation in Latin America. Houston: Rice UP, 1995. Young, Robert. Colonial Desire: Hybridity in Theory, Culture, and Race. London: Routledge, 1995. UNWANTED BEAUTY: AESTHETIC PLEASURE IN HOLOCAUST REPRESENTATION. By Brett Ashley Kaplan. Urbana, Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2007...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2004) 56 (1): 99–102.
Published: 01 January 2004
... HOLOCAUST OF TEXTS: GENOCIDE, LITERATURE, AND PERSONIFICATION. By Amy Hungerford. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2003. 206 p. This thought-provoking comparative study investigates the influence of particular ideas of culture, history, and narratology on a variety of post-1945 narratives...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2004) 56 (1): 102–104.
Published: 01 January 2004
... HOLOCAUST OF TEXTS: GENOCIDE, LITERATURE, AND PERSONIFICATION. By Amy Hungerford. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2003. 206 p. This thought-provoking comparative study investigates the influence of particular ideas of culture, history, and narratology on a variety of post-1945 narratives...