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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 365–368.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Tara Ghoshal Wallace Abyssinia's Samuel Johnson: Ethiopian Thought in the Making of an English Author . By Belcher Wendy Laura . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2012 . 285 p. © 2014 by University of Oregon 2014 book...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (2): 207–229.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Melissa Feuerstein This essay explores the ethical stakes of poetic difficulty, focusing on images of impeded access and remote interiority in poems that dramatize encounters with matters that resist comprehension. Following Barbara Johnson's suggestion that having both an inside and an outside...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 415–428.
Published: 01 December 2015
... pioneered by Poe: Comte de Lautréamont, Ruben Darío, the Negritude poets, and the contemporary African American novelist Mat Johnson. I submit that these later writers exploit Poe's formal strategies for more explicitly anti-racist and anti-colonial aesthetics. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 26–42.
Published: 01 January 2009
... to recent work at the intersection of language, translation, and gender: Derrida's The Monolingualism of the Other (1996) and “Shibboleth: For Paul Celan” (2005), and Barbara Johnson's Mother Tongues (2003). I then consider the extent to which many of her key figures—drawn from the work of Novalis...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 377–405.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Christopher D. Johnson Abstract This article examines Jorge Luis Borges’s ingenious, largely dehistoricized interpretations and imitations of seventeenth-century writers typically called Baroque. It contends that the aesthetic, epistemological, and metaphysical values Borges assigns to works by...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (3): 227–233.
Published: 01 June 2005
... Araki, Doubled Flowering 134 -38. Freind, Bill. “Hoaxes and Heteronymity: An Interview with Kent Johnson.” Vert 5 (2002). 15 July 2005 < http://www.litvert.com/KJ_Interview.html >. Hayot, Eric. “The Strange Case of Araki Yasusada: Author, Object.” PMLA 120 . 1 ( 2005 ): 66 -81...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 368–370.
Published: 01 September 2014
... speechlessness as we open to its power” (343). Here again, however, the issue of agency, or even of intentionality, still vexes: if Johnson remains within the power of Habesha discourse, how does he create the cautionary figure of the astronomer? If he has written that figure in order “to maintain control...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 363–365.
Published: 01 September 2014
.... James Watt University of York DOI 10.1215/00104124-2773690 Abyssinia’s Samuel Johnson: Ethiopian Thought in the Making of an English Author. By Wendy Laura Belcher...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 298–313.
Published: 01 September 2019
... : Kluwer Academic , 1999 . Johnson Barbara . Persons and Things . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2008 . Jones Taylor . “ The Linguistics of #BLM: Scalar Implicature and Social Controversy .” Language Jones, July 8 , 2016 . www.languagejones.com/blog-1/2016/7/8/the...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 21–28.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Human Nature: Literary Darwinism in Theory and Practice . Albany : State U of New York P , 2011 . Print . ———. “The Truth about Fiction: Biological Reality and Imaginary Lives.” Style 46 . 2 ( 2012 ): 129 – 60 . Print . Carroll Joseph C. Gottschall Jonathan Johnson John A...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 37–44.
Published: 01 March 2015
... systems theory that find in it an unacceptable bias towards organicism and a dependence on biological models (see Johnson 148). But in fact the situation is exactly the reverse: systems theory configures the organic as a subfield or subset of the general notion of “organization.” It is not the case...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (4): 370–388.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Johnson . Philadelphia : U of Pennsylvania P , 1989 . Print . De Nebrija Antonio . Gramática sobre la lengua castellana . Salamanca : Juan de Porras , 1492 . Print . Eisenberg Daniel . “The Man Who Made Don Quijote a Classic: The Rev. John Bowle.” Between Shakespeare and...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (3): 191–216.
Published: 01 June 2003
... . Johnson, Lesley. “Reincarnations of Griselda: Contexts for the Clerk's Tale?” Feminist Readings in Middle English Literature: The Wife of Bath and All Her Sect. Ed. Ruth Evans and Lesley Johnson. London: Routledge, 1994 . 195 -220. Kirkham, Victoria. “The Last Tale in the Decameron.” Mediaevalia...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 164–185.
Published: 01 March 2008
..., Isabel. The Portable Bunyan, A Transnational History of The Pilgrim's Progress . Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2004 . Ikelegbe, Austine. “State, Ethnic Militias, and Conflicts in Nigeria.” Canadian Journal of African Studies 39 . 3 ( 2005 ): 490 -516. Johnson, Samuel. The...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 114–127.
Published: 01 June 2020
... ( 1986 ): 25 – 48 . Hughes A. M. D. The Nascent Mind of Shelley . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 1947 . James C. L. R. Black Jacobins: Toussaint L’Ouverture and the San Domingo Revolution . New York : Random House , 1963 . Johnson Samuel . Dictionary of the...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 189–191.
Published: 01 March 2010
...- mission as translation, and the manner in which translation and loss become complicit in the act of memorialization. In exploring these issues Can These Bones Live? considers writ- ings by Cynthia Ozick, Italo Calvino, Barbara Wilson, Philip Roth, Charles Johnson, Buchi Emecheta, André Schwarz-Bart...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 191–193.
Published: 01 March 2010
..., the fragility of trans- mission as translation, and the manner in which translation and loss become complicit in the act of memorialization. In exploring these issues Can These Bones Live? considers writ- ings by Cynthia Ozick, Italo Calvino, Barbara Wilson, Philip Roth, Charles Johnson, Buchi...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 193–195.
Published: 01 March 2010
...- mission as translation, and the manner in which translation and loss become complicit in the act of memorialization. In exploring these issues Can These Bones Live? considers writ- ings by Cynthia Ozick, Italo Calvino, Barbara Wilson, Philip Roth, Charles Johnson, Buchi Emecheta, André Schwarz-Bart...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 195–197.
Published: 01 March 2010
... translation, and the manner in which translation and loss become complicit in the act of memorialization. In exploring these issues Can These Bones Live? considers writ- ings by Cynthia Ozick, Italo Calvino, Barbara Wilson, Philip Roth, Charles Johnson, Buchi Emecheta, André Schwarz-Bart, Claude...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 197–199.
Published: 01 March 2010
..., the fragility of trans- mission as translation, and the manner in which translation and loss become complicit in the act of memorialization. In exploring these issues Can These Bones Live? considers writ- ings by Cynthia Ozick, Italo Calvino, Barbara Wilson, Philip Roth, Charles Johnson, Buchi...