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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (4): 462–463.
Published: 01 December 2012
...John Plotz Impure Worlds: The Institution of Literature in the Age of the Novel . By Arac Jonathan . New York : Fordham University Press , 2011 . xiii, 184 p . © 2012 by University of Oregon 2012 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 462...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (4): 481–488.
Published: 01 December 2014
... not to a critique of institutions, of form as such, then, but merely to a critique of bad  or impoverished  institutionalism, the kind of institution- alism that doesn’t think much about itself, that doesn’t have much truck with experiments, that complains about institutions in general so as to avoid thinking...
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Published: 01 June 2021
Figure 2. Eugène Boudin, Beach at Trouville, 1875. Courtauld Institute of Art, London. More
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 179–188.
Published: 01 March 2010
... the fact that literature, especially the novel, does work within a society that both exposes social processes and psychological drives and creates the institutions they need and desire. Frye organized his anatomy around a set of interlocking hermeneutical and structural levels and modes that attempted...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (1): 75–95.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Eric Naiman This article explores the role of surveillance in Vladimir Nabokov's novel Pnin both within its contemporary political context and as a response to two earlier examples of American campus fiction: Randall Jarrell's Pictures from an Institution and Mary McCarthy's The Groves of Academe...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (4): 506–508.
Published: 01 December 2021
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (1): 144–146.
Published: 01 March 2022
... institutions and networks, supported by insightful comparative readings of novels and films. The book makes a compelling argument for the study of this heritage and challenges existing theoretical models of postcolonialism and world literature. The introduction lays out the complex historical...
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Published: 01 June 2022
Figure 3. Mauritius Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) in solid red, with broken red lines around the Tromelin and Chagos areas, 2019. Courtesy of the Flanders Marine Institute (2021): MarineRegions.org (accessed September 26, 2021). More
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 January 2010
... towards Mizrahi Jews. Indeed, it was Bialik—the institution and the literary symbol—who served three generations of Zionist educators devoted to writing a new Jewish history from which the Jews who lived in Arab and Islamic lands during the last few centuries were erased. University of Oregon 2010...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (1): 61–83.
Published: 01 March 2021
... and narrative strategies to political and literary histories in order to challenge the naturalized perception of linguistic and territorial boundaries. Through the investigation of how processes of border production and contestation define both the narrative geographies and the dynamics of institutional...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (2): 123–138.
Published: 01 June 2019
... in postcolonial or global Anglophone world literature. Writing by Buchi Emecheta, Chinua Achebe, and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie suggests how the appropriation of the language of British colonization has been undercut and abetted by the Anglophone cultural and educational institutions of US empire. Examining...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (4): 333–356.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Sushil Sivaram Abstract This article reasons that the Jaipur Literature Festival between 2008 and 2011 attempted to institute via polemics, judgment, and celebration the category of the Pakistani novel in India by importing an alterity industry. By failing to contextualize alterity in a South Asian...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 129–141.
Published: 01 March 2017
... of modernity that had previously assured the place of the literary institution. © 2017 by University of Oregon 2017 Roberto Bolaño infrapolitics global war global novel 1968 Works Cited Avelar Idelber . The Untimely Present: Postdictatorial Latin American Fiction and the Task...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (3): 306–324.
Published: 01 September 2013
... and cultural assets, and therefore its general educational employment within public institutions, as opposed to its religious or liturgical use, causes no offense to anyone's freedom of conscience guaranteed by the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Confidence in this idea, however, set in only after...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 131–144.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Jesper Gulddal This article explores the link between the novel and the passport system as one of the defining legal institutions of modernity. The late eighteenth-century introduction of modern strategies for controlling mobility brought about a reconfiguration of political space which was now...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 107–115.
Published: 01 June 2016
... institutional locations, historical developments, and epistemic investments. © 2016 by University of Oregon 2016 Black Studies racial relationality incommensurability state violence coloniality Works Cited Ahmed Sara . On Being Included: Racism and Diversity in Institutional Life...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 March 2015
... communication and media studies and cognitive psychology when studying reading (see, for example, Bortolussi and Dixon; Graesser, Gernsbacher, Goldman; Miall; Nardoc- chio; for an overview of empirical studies see Steen). The systems-approach related notion of literature as an institution was first...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (3): 199–200.
Published: 01 June 2005
...). It isn’t every day that comparatists find enough common ground to have a disagreement. The problem of World Literature and the ways in which it is or isn’t Comparative Literature present us with an occasion for institutional, peda- gogical, and ethical self-evaluation. The products of that occasion...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (3): 223–240.
Published: 01 June 2006
..., reminding us through this gesture of the “institutionality of this institution, but of an institution that can only consist in passing itself off as natural” (Derrida, Given Time I 169). We can read the narrator’s action as the burning of the institution or of her false naturalization. Or of both...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 189–208.
Published: 01 June 2009
.... See The Diego Rivera Mural Project <httpwww .riveramural.com>. 2 Rivera had used a similar fi gure in Detroit Industry (1932–33) at the Detroit Institute of Art. The fresco on the south wall includes a giant fi gure in the shape of Coatlicue made of a stainless steel stamping press, but unlike...