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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 394–412.
Published: 01 December 2017
.... Applying Svetlana Boym’s concept of “diasporic intimacy,” the article charts a Russian-Jewish emigrant poetics of home and exile, linking contemporary representations with Soviet-era meditations on Jewish emplacement. At the same time, the fiction is placed in a global context, suggesting that Russian...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 207–227.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Forced Intimacies and Murky Genealogies in Hispaniola: Émile Ollivier’s Mère-Solitude and Marisela Rizik’s El tiempo del olvido The legend of Sor Rose or Sister Rose is the story of origins that...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (1): 18–30.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Joseph D. Kuzma In this article I explore the status of intimate relationality in Maurice Blanchot's fictional writings and critical essays of the 1940s and 1950s. Focusing primarily on his 1951 text When the Time Comes , I show that intimacy in Blanchot's writings is an impersonal covenant...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (2): 171–193.
Published: 01 June 2019
... law as such, exposing universalist ideals as not merely unhelpful for the Palestinians’ struggle but also as complicit in the oppression and fragmentation of Palestinian society. Habiby therefore redirects the emphasis toward interpersonal manners and intimacies that are external to the realm of the...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 194–217.
Published: 01 June 2018
... the significance of the Holocaust, arguing that Rawicz brings Heidegger’s anti-humanist ontology and the Nazi genocide into an irreducible intimacy that Heidegger seemed determined to avoid or deny. Wisse reads the vertiginous voicing in Le Sang du ciel as an elaborate sendup on the part of “the...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 111–128.
Published: 01 March 2017
... novels an alternative is imagined as possible only from a marginal position outside the discourses and spaces of globalization: in intimacy, personal encounters, and gestures of care. © 2017 by University of Oregon 2017 globalization masculinity space/spatiality Kafka ethics Works Cited...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (1): 125–129.
Published: 01 March 2021
... Cited Bartlett Alison , Clarke Kyra , and Cover Rob . “ Introduction: Flirting, Scandal, Intimacy .” In Flirting in the Era of #MeToo: Negotiating Intimacy , edited by Bartlett Alison , Clarke Kyra , and Cover Rob , 1 – 21 . Cham, Switzerland : Springer , 2019...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 460–461.
Published: 01 December 2017
... position not as merely an ideational process but as a dynamic experiential one, almost like a form of intimacy in which attachment is paradoxically connected to fragility” (45). The first thing to say about Woloch’s thesis is that it differs from Orwell’s own account of how he wrote. In his 1946...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 361–376.
Published: 01 December 2020
... and unexpectedly darts to her lessons of hygiene: “I thought of my school hygiene,” she recalls to her own bewilderment. “Very confused thinking” (15). The narrator’s involuntary association with the moral disciplinary regimes of hygiene and filth in this moment of female intimacy with Begum Jan...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 99–101.
Published: 01 March 2018
... synthesis to demonstrate the transmission of influence or else explain such coincidences as a parallel e orescence. The Bond of the Furthest Apart models a transcendentalist approach to comparative literature anchored in Emerson’s notion of impersonal intimacy, its hermeneutics carried over and...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 101–104.
Published: 01 March 2018
... transcendentalist approach to comparative literature anchored in Emerson’s notion of impersonal intimacy, its hermeneutics carried over and intensified from her two earlier books, Thinking in Henry James (1989) and Impersonality (2007). According to this hermeneutics, disassociative feelings, images, and...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (1): 8–13.
Published: 01 January 2008
.... London: Department of Hispanic Studies, Queen Mary and Westfield College, 1998. 25-34. 65. “Alfonso X’s ‘Non me posso pagar tanto Portuguese Studies 15 (1999): 1-10. 66. “Language and Intimacy in Tirant lo Blanc.” Tirant lo Blanc: New Approaches. Ed. Arthur Terry. London: Tamesis, 1999. 83...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (2): 165–186.
Published: 01 March 2002
...). Although the normotic often has many friends, his conversations with them are largely confined to the “mutual chronicling of life’s events” rather than conversations that lead to greater intimacy and under- standing. And since his capacity to speak about his own personality and feelings may be entirely...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 145–159.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Tagore’s collection of cholitobhasha poems announced the ephemerality of its contents, his 1902 “Nastanirh” figures the impossibility of vernacular literature. Possessing neither the permanence of the printed page nor the intimacy of the handwritten one, the telegram is arguably the antithesis of both...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 179–182.
Published: 01 March 2000
... chapters, “Sacred Intimacy,” “The Heart of the Matter,” and “Kitchen Table Politics: The Folking of America” are devoted to women, the latter five to men. No doubt this makes the argument easier to parse and control, but more subtly it performs the identificatory cathexes that are a crucial part of...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 182–184.
Published: 01 March 2000
... chapters, “Sacred Intimacy,” “The Heart of the Matter,” and “Kitchen Table Politics: The Folking of America” are devoted to women, the latter five to men. No doubt this makes the argument easier to parse and control, but more subtly it performs the identificatory cathexes that are a crucial part of...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 184–185.
Published: 01 March 2000
... chapters, “Sacred Intimacy,” “The Heart of the Matter,” and “Kitchen Table Politics: The Folking of America” are devoted to women, the latter five to men. No doubt this makes the argument easier to parse and control, but more subtly it performs the identificatory cathexes that are a crucial part of...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 186–188.
Published: 01 March 2000
... chapters, “Sacred Intimacy,” “The Heart of the Matter,” and “Kitchen Table Politics: The Folking of America” are devoted to women, the latter five to men. No doubt this makes the argument easier to parse and control, but more subtly it performs the identificatory cathexes that are a crucial part of...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 188–192.
Published: 01 March 2000
... chapters, “Sacred Intimacy,” “The Heart of the Matter,” and “Kitchen Table Politics: The Folking of America” are devoted to women, the latter five to men. No doubt this makes the argument easier to parse and control, but more subtly it performs the identificatory cathexes that are a crucial part of...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 107–115.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Friedman 210 – 34 . Print . Lewis Earl . “To Turn as on a Pivot: Writing African Americans into a History of Overlapping Diasporas.” The American Historical Review 100 . 3 ( 1995 ): 765 – 87 . Print . Lowe Lisa . The Intimacies of Four Continents . Durham : Duke UP...