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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (4): 449–451.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Richard Eldridge THE SELF IN MORAL SPACE: LIFE NARRATIVE AND THE GOOD. By David Parker. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2007. 208 p. University of Oregon 2009 BOOK REVIEWS ON DIALOGUE. By Dmitri Nikulin. Lanham: Lexington Books...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 25–46.
Published: 01 January 2011
... ): 68 -80. Print. Garnett, Richard. Constance Garnett: A Heroic Life . 1923 . London: Sinclair-Stevenson, 1991. Print. Haight, Gordon S. George Eliot: A Biography . New York and Oxford: Oxford UP, 1968 . Print. Kermode, Frank. The Sense of an Ending: Studies in the Theory of Fiction . New...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (4): 463–466.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Hillary Gravendyk Being Numerous: Poetry and the Ground of Social Life . By Izenberg Oren . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 2011 . 272 p. © 2012 by University of Oregon 2012 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 462 BOOK...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 95–112.
Published: 01 March 2014
... apparent with critical attention to the similarities between scenes found in each work. Read together, the two texts expose the limitations that a unilinear model of the colonization process may impose on life for the colonized subject. Whereas Wuthering Heights figures pre-colonial and colonial modes...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (4): 481–488.
Published: 01 December 2014
... , 2006 . Print . 2014 ACLA PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS ERIC HAYOT On the Lack of Curiosity Regarding Institutional Life 1 When I was a boy growing up in France my American mother signed me up for the Cub Scouts. I joined a group of other...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 444–465.
Published: 01 December 2018
... , 2000 . Agnon S. Y. Tmol Shilshom . New York : Schocken , 1945 . Appadurai Arjun , ed. The Social Life of Things: Commodities in Cultural Perspective . Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 1986 . Avrutin Eugene M. , et al. Photographing the Jewish Nation: Photographs from S...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (2): 204–206.
Published: 01 March 2004
...Karl Fink The Romantic Conception of Life. Science and Philosophy in the Age of Goethe. By Robert J. Richards. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 2002. xix, 587 p. University of Oregon 2004 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/192...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (1): 59–69.
Published: 01 January 2006
... . Xiang Zonglu, ed. Liu Xiang, Shuo yuan jiao zheng . Beijing: Zhonghua, 1987 . THE LIFE OF THE PARTY/59 PAUL ROUZER The Life of the Party: Theorizing Clients and Patrons in Early China HEN THE FIRST...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (1): 89–90.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Thomas R. Hart Borges: A Life. By Edwin Williamson. New York: Viking Penguin, 2004. xviii, 574 p. University of Oregon 2006 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/70 BOOK REVIEWS READING PSYCHOANALYSIS: FREUD, RANK, FERENCZI, GRODDECK...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (4): 332–348.
Published: 01 September 2007
...: Faber and Faber, 1967 . 75 -88. COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/332 REVIEW ESSAY NICHOLAS HARRISON Life on the Second Floor Comparative Literature in an Age of Globalization. Edited by Haun Saussy. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University...
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Published: 01 March 2020
Figure 3. Corporal Trim’s flourish. Laurence Sterne, The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (London: Becket and De Hondt, 1767), 9:17. Courtesy British Library. Shelfmark: C.70.Aa.28. More
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (3): 348–372.
Published: 01 September 2023
... the historical and personal ruptures of his life and poetics: between rural Ohio and New York City, between the burden of familial obligation and the freedom of sexual anonymity, and between the drastic literary and historical changes taking shape across the turn of the century. While neither man saw salvation...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (4): 459–480.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Uno Kōji (1891–1961). Uno's case demonstrates not only the humanistic folly and attendant violence that biographical discourse can commit but also the possibility of the writing ( graphia ) of life ( bios ). If there is any conceptual transaction between these two possibilities, it is to be found...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 62–78.
Published: 01 March 2015
... to the fate of the senses under capitalism. Both elaborate a critique of political economy—Sand's voiced by her worker-hero—that demonstrates how the individual's sensuous life is circumscribed by the pressures of material subsistence. The article examines how this attention to the senses inflects...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 155–180.
Published: 01 June 2016
... of political life not unlike the political realism of Tacitus and Machiavelli. While attending to the complexities and problems of establishing its provenance, the essay excavates the tragic vision of political life at work in Torquatus — a version of politics that struck Dutch audiences as prescient in its...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 235–250.
Published: 01 June 2016
... or object of knowledge, but instead activates the reader's faculty of reflection and self-reflection. Kundera addresses this reflective attitude to the text as maturity and applies it to life at large. Maturity is not about learning correct values or coming to terms with reality; it is not about attaining...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 426–443.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Benjamin Lewis Robinson Abstract J. M. Coetzee conceived of Life & Times of Michael K (1983) as an “interpretive translation” of Heinrich von Kleist’s Michael Kohlhaas (1808/10). Drawing on Coetzee’s notes and drafts, this essay explores his attempt to generate the literary and political...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 439–459.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Olivia Loksing Moy Abstract In the 1950s, the Argentinian author Julio Cortázar (1914–84) composed Imagen de John Keats , a little-known work that merges his own life with that of the British Romantics. Part biography and part autobiography, it includes personal essays and literary criticism...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (2): 166–183.
Published: 01 June 2021
... livelihoods that trouble narrow definitions of work and its spatial, temporal, and corporeal limits. Through its montage and unusual soundscape, Santos Port presents laboring bodies in excess of their labor in an elusive portrait of both a strike and of work-life relationships. Unwaged, overlooked forms...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 26–42.
Published: 01 January 2009
... cosmopolitanism may require a provisional deafness vis-à-vis the accent. This essay seeks to apply recent poststructuralist thinking on language, translation, and exile to a figure who straddles the Enlightenment and Romanticism and whose life and work starkly embody the inaudible accent of exile...