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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (2): 177–178.
Published: 01 March 2001
...William J. Kennedy Petrarchan Love and the Continental Renaissance. By Gordon Braden. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999. xvi, 198 p. University of Oregon 2001 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/170 BOOK REVIEWS ON TRUST: ART AND THE...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (1): 24–41.
Published: 01 January 2003
..., 1974 . Wolfe, Gary K. The Known and the Unknown. The Iconography of Science Fiction . Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press, 1979 . COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/24 INGO CORNILS The Martians Are Coming! War, Peace, Love, and Scientific Progress in...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 173–174.
Published: 01 March 2006
...Thomas R. Hart Love and the Law in Cervantes. By Roberto González Echevarría. New Haven & London: Yale University Press, 2005. xx, 292 p. University of Oregon 2006 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/170 BOOK REVIEWS RYTHMES, POUVOIR...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 25–46.
Published: 01 January 2011
... compared in Women in Love and Anna Karenina , with which Lawrence was preoccupied when he wrote Women in Love . The article discusses ideas on consciousness in the novels' own terms, its interpretative goal being comparative rather than thematic. Its method is to compare the states of consciousness, and...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 446–449.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Su Fang Ng Empires of Love: Europe, Asia, and the Making of Early Modern Identity . By Nocentelli Carmen . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2013 . 262 p. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 446 the travels of Marco Polo and the...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 54–73.
Published: 01 March 2017
...S. Shankar This essay harnesses the use of translation as a critical method to explore affect in a comparative mode. By way of readings of ethnography (Margaret Trawick's Notes on Love in a Tamil Family ), film (the Hindi-language masala film Guide ), and fiction (Chinua Achebe's Nigerian novel A...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 25–45.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Ilya Kliger This essay attempts a reading of Ivan Turgenev’s First Love as a case study within a broader inquiry into the social imaginary of Russian realist fiction. One way to formulate the central question of the essay is to ask what happens when, on some deep structural level, an ostensibly...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (4): 468–470.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Jeff Love The Narrative Shape of Truth: Veridiction in Modern European Literature . By Kliger Ilya . University Park : Pennsylvania State University Press , 2011 . ix, 245 p . © 2012 by University of Oregon 2012 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 462...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 274–295.
Published: 01 September 2016
... wife. In De mulieribus and Cité , Boccaccio and Christine struggle to develop narratives of marital affection distinct from courtly love traditions, even as they repeatedly draw on courtly love to establish emotional authenticity. As a result, narrative cruxes and inconsistencies in De mulieribus and...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 January 2009
... Shakespeare's Othello , which share with the Iliad an interest in the unraveling of heroism in a world torn by friendship, love, and the obsession with masculine honor. The bond between the Iliad and Philoctetes is close, since Sophocles is exploring the limitations of the Achillean paradigm in this play. In...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 71–94.
Published: 01 March 2014
... communities, which are ultimately indistinct; 3) there is a radical absence of genuine events; 4) impasse is contingent on epistemic failure — lack of truths — itself a consequence of the absence of events and the multiple confusion of truth-procedures like art, science, politics, and love; 5) there is no...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 103–121.
Published: 01 March 2010
... fantasies that the novel, a genre associated with the ascendancy of the bourgeoisie and its values, weaves around the eroticized figure of the aristocrat. It documents, in Madame Bovary , the gradual replacement of the nobleman-rake in Emma Bovary's fantasies and love-affairs with substitutes produced by a...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (2): 101–116.
Published: 01 March 2005
... and Explorations. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1970 . 97 -128. Boase, Roger. The Origin and Meaning of Courtly Love . Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1977 . Boethius. The Theological Tractates; The Consolation of Philosophy . Ed. H.F. Stewart, et al. The Loeb Classical...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (2): 131–150.
Published: 01 March 2001
... in Dante's “Rime Petrose.” Berkeley: University of California Press, 1990 . Farnan, Dorothy. Auden in Love . New York: Meridian, 1984 . Fuller, John. W.H. Auden: A Commentary . Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1998 . Gordon, E.V. An Introduction to Old Norse . Oxford: Clarendon...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (3): 235–252.
Published: 01 September 2011
...”: Passion, Passivity, and the Object of Desire in Petrarch’s Rime sparse ETRARCH’S RIME SPARSE  may well describe an actual love affair,1 but its Pcharacteristics as represented in the poems —​the arresting visual impression of the beloved, the prolonged meditation on her...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (1): 74–80.
Published: 01 January 2008
... love with Floride, the daughter 1 See Gravdal and Cholakian. I discuss these two studies in my own article on the archeology of rape. In the following discussion I quote from the French edition by François and the English trans- lation by Chilton...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 277–300.
Published: 01 September 2014
... (1641), and Cinna (1643) —​the first masterpieces of French classical tragedy5 —​bloody conflicts and vicious circles of revenge are all resolved by a benign king under the sign of love. Just as dramatic persons on stage submitted themselves to the sovereign rule of the monarch, so the...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (4): 321–338.
Published: 01 September 2000
...A. CLARE BRANDABUR; NASSER AL-HASSAN ATHAMNEH University of Oregon 2000 Al-Azm, Sadiq Jalal. Fi'l-Hubb wa'l-Hubb al-Udri (On Love and Udrite Love) . 2nd ed. Beirut: Dár al-'Awdah, 1974 . Al-Sinjilawi, Ibrahim Musa. Al-Hubb wa-al-Mawt fi Shi'r al-Shu'ara' al-'Udriyyin fi-al-'Asr al...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 298–313.
Published: 01 September 2019
... the Whos’ whoness despite explicitly denying it. 6 The entanglement of person and thing that concerns Derrida recalls Meister Eckhart’s observation: “Love is of such a nature that it changes man into the things he loves.” See Heidegger 176. Derrida’s comments on love appear in the documentary...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 97–118.
Published: 01 March 2000
... memory or sometimes merely a wish.) Hölty’s ode “Die Ruhe” 6 (“Calm”) is a lament over the absence of the feminine in which the Ach signals a re-presencing and re-presentation of the loved one through the sounds of nature, followed by a yearning for a swift death and return to blissful union with her...