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Comparative Literature (1 June 2011) 63 (2): 227–230.
Published: 01 June 2011
...-1265493 Tr a n s l a t i n g Pa i n : Im m i G R a n t Su F F e r i n g i n Li t e r a t u r e a n d Cu l t u r e . By Madelaine Hron. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009. 300 p. Madelaine Hron’s study emphasizes the emotional aspect of immigrant experience, arguing that...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2009) 61 (2): 181–184.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Ania Loomba A Forgetful Nation: On Immigration and Cultural Identity in the United States. By Ali Behdad. Durham: Duke University Press, 2005. xvii, 212 p. University of Oregon 2009 BOOK REVIEWS THE QUEST FOR EPIC: FROM ARIOSTO TO...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2005) 57 (2): 158–177.
Published: 01 March 2005
....” L'écriture décentrée: la langue de l'autre dans le roman contemporain . Ed. Michel Laronde. Paris: L'Harmattan, 1996 . 55 -74. Gelblum, Arieh. “Chodesh yamim hayiti ole chadash: aliat teiman ve ba'ayat Africa” [Yemenite Immigration and the African Problem]. Ha-aretz 22 April 1949 . 2...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2009) 61 (3): 335–345.
Published: 01 June 2009
.... Based on a reading of the fiction of the Canadian-Caribbean author Austin Clarke, the essay offers a symbolic mapping of urban translocalities as organisms that expel the immigrant as waste. University of Oregon 2009 Appadurai, Arjun. Modernity at Large: Cultural Dimensions of Globalization...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2013) 65 (3): 306–324.
Published: 01 September 2013
... considered essential for the welfare of both the individual and the commonwealth. At the backdrop of the lawsuit was the emergence of the public school system and also a surge in the Catholic immigrant population, which began to challenge the de facto Protestant establishment of many American communities...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2017) 69 (4): 394–412.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Margarita Levantovskaya This article examines how contemporary Russian-Jewish-American literature imagines home and belonging for diasporic subjects. It focuses on novels by immigrant Jewish writers born in the USSR, specifically Anya Ulinich, Gary Shteyngart, and Ellen Litman. The novels analyzed...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2018) 70 (4): 444–465.
Published: 01 December 2018
... era; Henry Roth’s Call It Sleep (1934), where the detritus of a Lower East Side childhood become symbolic totems of a violent coming-of-age; and S. Y. Agnon’s Just Yesterday (Hebrew, 1946), an epic novel of immigration, cultural renaissance, and insanity set in Jaffa and Jerusalem, wherein taxidermy...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2016) 68 (2): 130–140.
Published: 01 June 2016
... reconceptualization of history, culture, and politics (including, and perhaps most especially, the democratic experiment of the United States). As an example, I turn to the circuits of transmission between Black and Arab communities as a way to think through the ways Arab American immigrant narratives and conceptions...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2011) 63 (2): 225–227.
Published: 01 June 2011
... DOI 10.1215/00104124-1265493 Tr a n s l a t i n g Pa i n : Im m i G R a n t Su F F e r i n g i n Li t e r a t u r e a n d Cu l t u r e . By Madelaine Hron. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009. 300 p. Madelaine Hron’s study emphasizes the emotional aspect of immigrant experience...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2011) 63 (2): 230–234.
Published: 01 June 2011
... DOI 10.1215/00104124-1265493 Tr a n s l a t i n g Pa i n : Im m i G R a n t Su F F e r i n g i n Li t e r a t u r e a n d Cu l t u r e . By Madelaine Hron. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009. 300 p. Madelaine Hron’s study emphasizes the emotional aspect of immigrant experience...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2009) 61 (2): 177–179.
Published: 01 March 2009
... University of Oregon DOI 10.1215/00104124-2009-006 BOOK REVIEWS / 181 A FORGETFUL NATION: ON IMMIGRATION AND CULTURAL IDENTITY IN THE UNITED STATES. By Ali Behdad. Durham: Duke...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2009) 61 (2): 179–180.
Published: 01 March 2009
... University of Oregon DOI 10.1215/00104124-2009-006 BOOK REVIEWS / 181 A FORGETFUL NATION: ON IMMIGRATION AND CULTURAL IDENTITY IN THE UNITED STATES. By Ali Behdad. Durham: Duke...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2009) 61 (2): 184–187.
Published: 01 March 2009
... University of Oregon DOI 10.1215/00104124-2009-006 BOOK REVIEWS / 181 A FORGETFUL NATION: ON IMMIGRATION AND CULTURAL IDENTITY IN THE UNITED STATES. By Ali Behdad. Durham: Duke...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2013) 65 (1): 5–14.
Published: 01 March 2013
....” Dimock Buell 19 – 38 . Print . Berman Jacob . American Arabesque: Arabs and Islam in the Nineteenth-Century Imaginary . New York : New York UP , 2012 . Print . Civantos Christina . Between Argentines and Arabs: Argentine Orientalism, Arab Immigrants, and the Writing of...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2014) 66 (2): 253–255.
Published: 01 June 2014
... only survived despite the dire predic- tions but also thrived over the course of the first half of the twentieth century, from the Russian empire to postwar New York. Schachter follows a series of writers who grew up in the Yiddish-speaking milieu of the Russian empire and then immigrated to...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2012) 64 (3): 300–315.
Published: 01 September 2012
... power is parallel to that of the state. These gangs gained muscle, wealth, and prestige as unemployed youngsters and immigrants deported from the United States joined their ranks, with these last two factors the direct consequence of the United States reneging, after the election of George W. Bush...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2011) 63 (1): 3–24.
Published: 01 January 2011
... ethnicity. For his part, Twain explicitly noted that he borrowed extensively from the vernacular spoken by nineteenth-century Irish immigrants, even remarking that Huck’s “mouth is a trifle more Irishy than necessary” (Letters  174). And as Noel Ignatiev reminds us, Finn is an Irish name “if ever...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2018) 70 (3): 264–277.
Published: 01 September 2018
... under the able command of the port captain, who is assisted by “several Pilots, Wharfmaster, Customs Department, Captains, Mates and Crews of Tugs, Signalmen, and Water Police” (also, one might add, an elaborate Immigration Restriction [IR] Department, not mentioned in the guidebook, since white...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2006) 58 (4): 339–359.
Published: 01 September 2006
.... Hamilton and Hiroshi Yamashita. New York: Longman, 2001 . Stearns, Peter N. Western Civilization in World History . New York and London: Routledge, 2003 . Stevenson, Robert Louis. The Amateur Immigrant, with Some First Impressions of America . Ashland, OR: L. Osborne, 1976 . ____. Silverado...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2006) 58 (4): 403–417.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Citizenship: German and Israeli Perspectives on Immigration . Ed. Daniel Levy and Yfaat Weiss. New York: Berghahn Books, 2002 . 239 -52. ____. “The Third Pillar? Toward a European Jewish Identity.” www.ceu.hu/jewishstudies/pdf/01_pinto.pdf (1999). (Also published in Jewish Studies at the Central...