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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (3): 273–288.
Published: 01 September 2022
... and communities living in the shadow of insurgencies and state violence. The Anglophone metropolitan postcolonial critic’s often-shallow knowledge about a region, its literature and deep politics, and their many rationalizations about why it is so, dovetails with the manner in which lies, exaggerated and fake...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 107–115.
Published: 01 June 2016
... of cosmopolitanism, philology, national narrative, and translation across the last two centuries (Damrosch et al Comparative Ethnic Studies’ genealogy of comparison reveals the tension among the coalitional imag- inaries of race radical insurgency, sociological approaches to minority difference...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (3): 289–292.
Published: 01 September 2022
... bloody insurgency, its instability. I could never belong to the world of these books by many Indian English writers where characters could leave for Los Angeles or Latvia at the drop of a hat. I didn’t have the money or the means. Or even imagination. Dilli bohu dur! Delhi was too far. Latvia or New...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (4): 455–458.
Published: 01 December 2019
... network” (14–15). In becoming the favored print technology for insurgent writers across oceans and centuries, the little magazine traveled the globe as a form while individual titles and issues often could not. In exploring this point, this geographically expansive book would have benefited from...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 220–230.
Published: 01 June 2009
....” Journal of Latin American Cultural Studies 11 . 2 ( 2002 ): 173 -93. Ferrer, Ana. Insurgent Cuba: Race, Nation, and Revolution 1868-1898 . Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina P, 1999 . Ferris, David. “Indiscipline.” Saussy 78 -99. Foster, Lynn V. A Brief History of Mexico . Rev. ed. New...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 94–113.
Published: 01 March 2015
...) Now we have seen the example of rebellious Negro literature. How do Marathi writers of the bahu- jan samaj write? Do they have anger or insurgence relating to injustice? If they don’t, then why don’t they? Wankhade’s answer drew on a formulation of “identity” that would prove forma- tive...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 116–129.
Published: 01 June 2016
... as rioting or looting, this vio- lence illuminates a space of occupation and counteroccupation, insurgency and counterinsurgency, by refusing the promise of inclusion in the community of free- dom police violence works to establish. Standing outside the bounds of acceptable dissent, it does not debate...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (4): 307–324.
Published: 01 September 2002
... the benefits of privilege. Spivak also writes: “When we come to the concomitant question of the consciousness of the subaltern, the notion of what the work cannot say be- comes important. In the semioses of the social text, elaborations of insurgency stand in place of ‘the utterance’” (82). That is, when...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 March 2022
... it have a logic and content of its own? Upon what is the allotted room contingent: the fact of conquest itself, the restoration of pacific relations, the submission of the defeated, the beneficence of the victors, or the anticipated community for which the insurgents in this conflict struggle? Does...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 259–271.
Published: 01 September 2020
... a significant threat—the energy unleashed by Margaret’s art and Maru’s marriage to her is liberatory in radical and insurgent ways. To borrow again from Hannah Arendt’s idea of working together among equals to create equality, Maru shows the non-necessary non-givenness of the present. Nothing, no matter...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (2): 140–152.
Published: 01 June 2023
... districts have been mobilized, hundreds of millions of rubles have been spent, tens of thousands of troops have been dispatched to China, a number of battles have been fought and a number of victories won—true, not so much over regular enemy troops, as over Chinese insurgents and, particularly, over...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (4): 403–420.
Published: 01 December 2021
... by Ciccariello-Maher George . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2008 . Ferrer Ada . Insurgent Cuba: Race, Nation, and Revolution, 1868–1898 . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 1999 . Foner Philip S. The Spanish-Cuban-American War and the Birth of American...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 156–170.
Published: 01 June 2022
..., in Kant’s words, to “an illimitable field of kindred representations” ( 318 ). For the German poet Durs Grünbein, this is the paradox of an insurgent “palpability,” on the one hand, and a “blurred view” on the other ( 84–94 ). There is the vast imaginative “field” of, for instance, the taste and the scent...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (4): 385–402.
Published: 01 December 2021
... of the terms of translation. Without exempting theatrical translation from a critique of appropriation, I have sought to mine transcolonial performance for its transformative possibilities and performative insurgencies, against the (neo)colonial policing of social roles and political identities. The fact...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 298–314.
Published: 01 September 2001
... by autocratic rulers, who were supported by wealthy First-World countries as a bulwark against popular insurgencies re- garded as “communist,” and they often used borrowed funds to subvert local democracy through the military repression of their own populations. The birth of the World Trade Organization...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (2): 139–153.
Published: 01 June 2019
... d’occhi Vous ne dovries avoir perdu la loi; Ma e’ mi piace che li dardi e stocchi Semper insurgant contra me de limo, Dont je serai mort, par foi que je croi. Fort me desplait pour moi, Ch’io son punito ed aggio colpa nulla, Nec dicit ipsa: “Malum est de isto”; Unde querelam sisto. Ella sa ben che se ‘l...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (2): 166–183.
Published: 01 June 2021
... of Brazil”) is among Latin America’s largest ports and the most important site of maritime commerce in Brazil, including the global traffic in sugar, salt, and most crucially, coffee. Santos belongs to Allan Sekula’s subterranean map of “insurgent waterfront cities,” along with Petrograd, Hamburg, Oakland...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 218–234.
Published: 01 June 2018
... insurgence in Vietnam is the implied reason for flight in these narratives, 11 the child is not directly vulnerable to the machine of war, but rather to the actions of the paternal figure. In a paternalistic society such as that of Vietnam, the paternal figure is associated with two fathers: the head...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (3): 278–294.
Published: 01 September 2018
...” the Symbolic and being “within” patriarchal discourse (an outside/within supporting each other) so as to in-script and invent an embodiment of the feminine as “a new insurgent writing” ( “Laugh” 880 ; emphasis added). 7 Consequently, feminine writing actualizes woman from/as “inside”—not by drawing...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 227–242.
Published: 01 June 2004
... fiction beginning in the mid-1980s. By the mid-1990s insurgent textualities and radical remappings of the modalities of self-fashioning in African fiction by a new generation of women writers formed the basis for what Odile Cazenave has appropriately described as an African “nouveau roman.” 15...