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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (4): 370–372.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Virgil Nemoianu Proust, Joyce, Mann in Modernist Context. By Gerald Gillespie. Washington: Catholic University of America Press, 2003. 324 p. University of Oregon 2004 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/362 BOOK REVIEWS INDISCERNIBLE...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (1): 23–41.
Published: 01 January 2002
...ANAND MAHADEVAN SWITCHING HEADS & CULTURES/23 ANAND MAHADEVAN Switching Heads and Cultures: Transformation of an Indian Myth by Thomas Mann and Girish Karnad T IS A RARE EVENT in cross-cultural study when...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 444–465.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Barbara E. Mann Abstract This essay analyzes the depiction of “things” in three modernist novels: Dovid Bergelson’s The End of Everything (Yiddish, 1913), a tale of ennui set in a provincial town outside Kiev, where faded fabrics and cherished ornaments in drawing rooms emblematize the end...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 January 2010
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (3): 286–299.
Published: 01 September 2012
... centers on one such nodal city, Danzig/Gdańsk, in order to respond to Thomas Mann's meditation on cosmopolitanism in The Magic Mountain. Castorp is also a postcolonial response to the canonical German text; it calls for rememorizing and reimagining the presence of German history in the Polish landscape...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 267–270.
Published: 01 September 2006
... . 1881. New York: Knopf, 1991 . Mann, Thomas. Doctor Faustus . Trans. H.T. Lowe-Porter. New York: Modern Library, 1948 . Sontag, Susan. “Answers to a Questionnaire.” 1997. Where the Stress Falls: Essays . New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2001 . 294 -98. ____. “The Idea of Europe (One...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 355–369.
Published: 01 December 2017
... . Musil Robert . Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften . Rohwolt , 1952 . Musil Robert . Klagenfurter Ausgabe, kommentierte Edition sämtlicher Werke, Briefe und nachgelassener Schriften, mit Transkriptionen und Faksimiles aller Handschriften . Edited by Amann Klaus Fanta Walter Corino...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (4): 315–331.
Published: 01 September 2007
... celebrated novelist, Thomas Mann, with the language’s most celebrated modern poet, Rainer Maria Rilke, a close second. In the years of his growing fame, Nabokov rarely neglected to include Mann—alongside such fig- ures as Gide, Faulkner, Balzac, and Dostoevsky—in litanies of renowned novel- 1...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (4): 362–364.
Published: 01 September 2004
..., MANN IN MODERNIST CONTEXT. By Gerald Gillespie. Washington: Catholic University of America Press, 2003. 324 p. Gerald Gillespie belongs to an endangered scholarly species: that of the real compara- tists. The high point of this distinguished category was in the 1950s and 1960s, when Wellek...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (4): 365–367.
Published: 01 September 2004
.... CARYL EMERSON Princeton University PROUST, JOYCE, MANN IN MODERNIST CONTEXT. By Gerald Gillespie. Washington: Catholic University of America Press, 2003. 324 p. Gerald Gillespie belongs to an endangered scholarly species: that of the real compara- tists. The high point...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (4): 367–370.
Published: 01 September 2004
... effect of two dozen literary works of art compacted onto each page can take your breath away, a trib- ute to creativity and survival. CARYL EMERSON Princeton University PROUST, JOYCE, MANN IN MODERNIST CONTEXT. By Gerald...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (4): 372–375.
Published: 01 September 2004
..., MANN IN MODERNIST CONTEXT. By Gerald Gillespie. Washington: Catholic University of America Press, 2003. 324 p. Gerald Gillespie belongs to an endangered scholarly species: that of the real compara- tists. The high point of this distinguished category was in the 1950s and 1960s, when Wellek...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (2): 101–116.
Published: 01 March 2005
... A. Cohen. Pittsburgh: Duquesne University Press, 1987 . ____. Totality and Infinity: An Essay on Exteriority. Trans. Alphonso Lingis. Pittsburgh: Duquesne University Press, 1969 . Mann, Jill. “Chance and Destiny in Troilus and Criseyde and the Knight's Tale.” The Cambridge Chaucer Companion . Ed...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 339–359.
Published: 01 September 2006
...: Shifting American Perspectives”; “Gutenberg Recycled.” By Way of Comparison: Reflections on the Theory and Practice of Comparative Literature . Paris: Honoré Champion, 2004 . 175 -89; 253-59. ____. “Prime Coordinates in Modernist Cultural Mappings.” Proust, Mann, Joyce in the Modernist Context...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (4): 399–419.
Published: 01 December 2014
... experiences during Carnival in Rome (Hoffmann, Poetische Werke  5: 600–752; “Brambilla,” 119–238). At the very time he was writing about the actor, E.T.A. Hoff­ mann was also writing about a hypochondriac composer, Johannes Kreisler, whose unfinished autobiography, according to Hoffmann’s fiction, became...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 54–68.
Published: 01 January 2009
... LITERATURE / 60 One such item is her umbrella.16 To the 1930s Russian émigré reader of Otchaya- nie the umbrella would have had no sexual connotation at all. However, in his 1966 translation Nabokov adds another instance of Lydia’s forgetfulness to Her- mann’s litany: a lipstick that turns up...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 32–44.
Published: 01 March 2017
... . Benítez-Rojo Antonio . The Repeating Island: The Caribbean and the Postmodern Perspective . Durham : Duke UP , 1992 . Print . Borgese Elisabeth Mann . The Oceanic Circle . Tokyo : United Nations UP , 1998 . Print . Clark Nigel . Inhuman Nature: Sociable Life on a Dynamic...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (1): 24–43.
Published: 01 January 2006
... eng Ein Mann wohnt im Haus der spielt mit den Schlangen der schreibt der schreibt wenn es dunkelt nach Deutschland dein goldenes Haar Margarete er schreibt es und tritt vor das Haus und es blitzen die Sterne er pfeift seine Rüden herbei er pfeift seine Juden hervor lässt schaufeln ein Grab in der...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 142–160.
Published: 01 June 2011
... in which the Mason-Dixon survey is represented as a rationalist endeavor that transforms the primitive American landscape into an organized grid of human control. Kehl- mann not only directly alludes to this pair of surveyors in his novel but also has acknowledged his admiration for Pynchon in other...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 83–85.
Published: 01 January 2001
... successfully shows in Chapter 8, however, that in Thomas Mann’s Death in Venice, a story told by a conspicuously unreliable narrator, one can sense the presence of a silent, ironic author who indirectly addresses the reader. Thomas Mann himself calls the unreli- able narrator a “second author,” and I don’t...