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Comparative Literature (1 December 2012) 64 (4): 356–381.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Boris Maslov This article puts forward a genealogy of one of the principal temporalities associated with German (pre-)Romantic lyric, the time of a privileged moment (“ewiger/prägnanter Augenblick”). The same temporality is shown to dominate the lyric oeuvre of Fyodor Tiutchev, a Russian Romantic...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2017) 69 (4): 449–452.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Margaret Ronda Theory of the Lyric . By Culler Jonathan . Cambridge : Harvard University Press , 2015 . 416 p. Copyright © 2017 University of Oregon 2017 BOOK REVIEWS Theory of the Lyric. By Jonathan Culler. Cambridge...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2001) 53 (3): 268–274.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Rei Terada Toy Medium: Materialism and Modern Lyric. By Daniel Tiffany. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2000. x, 351 p. University of Oregon 2001 Agamben, Giorgio. Homo Sacer: Sovereign Power and Bare Life . 1995. Trans. Daniel Heller-Roazen. Stanford...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2006) 58 (2): 95–112.
Published: 01 March 2006
...SIMON PENDER University of Oregon 2006 Alfonsi, Sandra Resnick. Masculine Submission in Troubadour Lyric . New York: Peter Lang, 1986 . Anglade, Joseph, ed. Les poésies de Peire Vidal . Paris: Champion, 1913 . Avalle, D'Arco Silvio, ed. Peire Vidal: Poésie . Milan and Napoli...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2005) 57 (4): 354–355.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Timothy R. Austin Poetry's Touch: On Lyric Address. By William Waters. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 2003. xi, 180 p. University of Oregon 2005 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/352 BOOK REVIEWS LETHE: THE ART AND...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2018) 70 (4): 408–425.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Klas Molde Abstract This essay addresses the question of lying in the lyric with reference to both canonical and lesser-known works by Rilke, including several of his relatively neglected poems in French. Taking as a point of departure Rilke’s late lyric “Mensonges,” the essay proceeds via a series...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2019) 71 (2): 139–153.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Christopher Davis Abstract This article examines three multilingual lyrics from the Middle Ages in which linguistic difference is employed as a strategy for defining the relationship between language and poetic form. Two poems by twelfth-century troubadours, “Eras quan vey,” a descort in five...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2012) 64 (4): 407–428.
Published: 01 December 2012
... methodology and peremptory interpretations in his two essays on Baudelaire. Finally, it offers a close comparative reading of Baudelaire's lyric “The Swan” and Benjamin's ninth aphorism in “On the Concept of History,” staging an unexpected and revealing correspondence between the two works to argue that “The...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2012) 64 (2): 207–229.
Published: 01 June 2012
... makes the “thing, the human, the poem, and indeed language itself” into metaphors for each other ( Feminist Difference 130), this essay takes the link between poetic difficulty and images of occlusion as a way to broach the difficulties of entering into alien experience by way of lyric poems. More...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2017) 69 (2): 238–249.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Lyric Regime , engaging with its revisionist, Adorno-based take on “the Negritude poem” (specifically the poetry of Aimé Césaire and Léon-Gontran Damas) and contextualizing her approach in relation to the recent “aesthetic turn” in post colonial studies. Noland Carrie . Voices of Negritude in...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2018) 70 (2): 132–144.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., to fill Urdu’s possible legacies through translation. Miraji established possible futures for Urdu through bygone chronicles, stories, and lyrical possibilities that were not subservient to the fluctuations of value that vernacularization carried with it. Copyright © 2018 by University of Oregon...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2018) 70 (2): 176–193.
Published: 01 June 2018
... poet Louise Bogan’s 1921 lyric “Medusa” with Ovid’s Metamorphoses , this essay asks what modes of women’s engagement with myth have been left out or undertheorized in the wake of feminist critics’ investment in narratives of reclaimed voice. Instead of being a prosopopoeia in which the imagined woman...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2009) 61 (4): 367–387.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Imaginism to create his own idiosyncratic Hebrew modernism. At the center of his modernist poetry and manifestoes is a chameleon-like lyrical “I” that dominates the text as it unfolds. Shlonsky brilliantly used a new literary Hebrew to create himself as a revolutionary modernist poet. Like many of his...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2001) 53 (3): i–xxiv.
Published: 01 June 2001
... others, I allow myself this evening what might have been an inaugural address if there were anything to inaugurate, if I could propose to divert and devote com- parative literature to the study of the lyric. I. When you consider both modern literary theory, which has been my major preoccupation...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2001) 53 (3): 262–265.
Published: 01 June 2001
..., though writing mainly in German and mainly in the notoriously less transportable medium of poetry, clearly occupies a unique position as a world author. If we cast about for “denationalized” figures in the twentieth century who exhibit a comparable will for cultural outreach and a powerful lyrical...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2001) 53 (3): 265–268.
Published: 01 June 2001
... powerful lyrical drive, we can come up with a number of interest- ing, partial analogies (aside from thematics)—for example, the world-oriented expatri- ate Ezra Pound or the globe-trotting cosmopolitan Octavio Paz. Yet no single poet seems quite as much “at home” in other cultural spaces as Rilke...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2016) 68 (2): 235–250.
Published: 01 June 2016
... . Print . Freedman Ralph . The Lyrical Novel: Studies in Hermann Hesse, André Gide, and Virginia Woolf . Princeton : Princeton UP , 1966 . Print . Gourgouris Stathis . Does Literature Think? Literature as Theory for an Antimythical Era . Stanford : Stanford UP , 2003 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2004) 56 (3): 262–266.
Published: 01 June 2004
... medieval French Romance or Lyric (from Jan Ziolkowski through Sylvia Huot), this book’s final chapters on Alain de Lille, the Roman de Renart, and Guillaume de Machaut will seem exercises in mere paraphrase. In the end, the “Middle Ages” that emerges from Fiction and Incarnation is the one that...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2004) 56 (3): 266–269.
Published: 01 June 2004
...; pp. 110, 235n.2). And finally, for any student who has followed criticism of twelfth-century philosophical poetry and medieval French Romance or Lyric (from Jan Ziolkowski through Sylvia Huot), this book’s final chapters on Alain de Lille, the Roman de Renart, and Guillaume de Machaut will seem...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2004) 56 (3): 269–274.
Published: 01 June 2004
... twelfth-century philosophical poetry and medieval French Romance or Lyric (from Jan Ziolkowski through Sylvia Huot), this book’s final chapters on Alain de Lille, the Roman de Renart, and Guillaume de Machaut will seem exercises in mere paraphrase. In the end, the “Middle Ages” that emerges from...