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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (4): 466–468.
Published: 01 December 2012
...James Dawes Theoretical Perspectives on Human Rights and Literature . By Goldberg Elizabeth and Moore Alexandra Schultheis . New York : Routledge , 2012 . 302 p. Binding Violence: Literary Visions of Political Origins . By Fradinger Moira . Stanford : Stanford...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 299–315.
Published: 01 September 2020
... Guantánamo detainee poetry Cuban poetry regional literature literature and human rights O Sea, you taunt us in our captivity. You have colluded with our enemies and you cruelly guard us Don’t the rocks tell you of the crimes committed in their midst? Doesn’t Cuba, the vanquished, translate its...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (3): 265–284.
Published: 01 September 2013
... characterized as a standoff between religious proscription and the right to freedom of expression. This way of casting the debate failed to comprehend the complex stakes Azazeel mobilized, eliding substantive disagreements about religion, history, and literature. Through a careful reading of the novel...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (4): 462–463.
Published: 01 December 2012
... that an interdisciplinary interest in violence and human dignity is emerging with fresh intensity and fresh ideas, coalescing into what many are arguing is a field of its own. In Theoretical Perspectives on Human Rights and Literature, Elizabeth Goldberg and Alexan- dra Schultheis Moore do the important work...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (4): 468–470.
Published: 01 December 2012
... that an interdisciplinary interest in violence and human dignity is emerging with fresh intensity and fresh ideas, coalescing into what many are arguing is a field of its own. In Theoretical Perspectives on Human Rights and Literature, Elizabeth Goldberg and Alexan- dra Schultheis Moore do the important work...
Journal Article
Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (4): 463–466.
Published: 01 December 2012
... that an interdisciplinary interest in violence and human dignity is emerging with fresh intensity and fresh ideas, coalescing into what many are arguing is a field of its own. In Theoretical Perspectives on Human Rights and Literature, Elizabeth Goldberg and Alexan- dra Schultheis Moore do the important work...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 315–335.
Published: 01 September 2010
.... Norton, 1980 . Massad, Joseph A. “Sexuality, Literature, and Human Rights in Translation.” Teaching World Literature . Ed. David Damrosch. New York: The Modern Language Association of America, 2009 . 246 -57. Miner, Earl. “Chinese Poetry,” “Japanese Poetry.” Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (3): i–xxx.
Published: 01 June 2005
... ACLA BULLETIN/xi with a center-periphery model. By contrast, the History of the World War for Human Rights (1919) by Kelly Miller, dean at Howard University, included a map showing “Soldiers of the different nationalities engaged in the World War” (512-13; see figure on next page). Each has...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (4): 432–446.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., such as Comparative Literature and Translation, Comparative Literature and Human Rights, Comparative Literature and Media Studies, Comparative Literature and the Law, Comparative Litera­ ture and Critical Discourse Beyond Europe, to name a few. (Is this, one might ask, one dimension of comparative literature’s...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 25–34.
Published: 01 March 2014
... with Consequences: Justice and Reparations in Post-Truth Commission Peru.” Human Rights Quarterly 29 . 1 s ( 2007 ): 228 – 50 . Print . Laub Dori . “An Event Without a Witness: Truth, Testimony, and Survival.” Testimony: Crises of Witnessing in Literature, Psychoanalysis, and History . Ed...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (2): 97–118.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Lancker, Diana. “Rags to Riches: Our Increasing Appreciation of Cognitive and Communicative Abilities of the Human Right Cerebral Hemisphere.” Brain and Language 57 ( 1997 ): 1 -11. Waldie, Kevin E., and James L. Mosley. “Hemispheric Specialization for Reading.” Brain and Language 75 ( 2000...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2014
... Literature: Method and Perspective . Rev. ed. Ed. Stallknecht Newton P. Frenz Horst . Carbondale : Southern Illinois UP , 1971 . Print . Slaughter Joseph R. Human Rights, Inc: World Literature, Narrative Form and International Law . New York : Fordham UP , 2007 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 213–225.
Published: 01 September 2019
..., as a problem of translation and material embodiment emerges as a transversal theoretical project in its own right for the contemporary comparative humanities. It also continues to name the problem of procedure and procedural new beginnings in a more strictly legal frame. Copyright © 2019 by University...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 298–314.
Published: 01 September 2001
.... Military training is increasingly devoted toward the subjugation of civilian popu- lations, including the suppression of trade union protests and strikes. Human rights, as well as environmental and indigenous groups, are often labelled sub- versive and suppressed by the military or by paramilitaries...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 259–271.
Published: 01 September 2020
... the Israeli human rights translators, this would include the poet of origin and the translator. And both projects are aimed toward making justice present and real. Thus, I am asking us to think in these manners, when we recognize and put into practice the idea that literature is always about something...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (2): 171–193.
Published: 01 June 2019
... of their different relations to the law, and specifically, to international law as the guarantor of human rights. Voltaire’s humorous critique is limited to the current content of the law, reflecting his confidence in universalist ideals and rights attainable by legal reform. Habiby’s humor, however, protests...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (4): 273–293.
Published: 01 September 2005
...: the simultaneous creation of sovereignty as ur-principle and of global rights as COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/274 super-principle; the legal prohibition of violence and an insistence on violence as the heart of the global legal order; the recognition of global law’s very depen- dence on global chaos for its...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 275–282.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of common good and the shared prac- tice of human rights? This special issue of Comparative Literature is a collective academic enterprise, a discursive exercise of intellectual and educational agency in order more fully to comprehend our volatile world and cultivate a cosmopoli- tan historical...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 37–44.
Published: 01 March 2015
... (<http21stcenturywiener.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/ COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 40 The-Human-Use-of-Human-Beings-by-N.-Wiener.pdf In the first 58 pages these words occur with these frequencies: organization 17, disorganization 3, self-organi- zation 2, social organization 1, organize(d) 5, organisms 5, organic (life...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (3): 316–324.
Published: 01 September 2012
...’ star had already begun to fade in France. Even receiving the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957 did little to re-establish his reputation among his peers. Indeed, both the right wing and left wing press in France insisted that the award had been given to a writer whose best days and major...