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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 74–90.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Sif Rikhardsdottir This article considers how we can discuss emotions (a human phenomenon) within literature (a discursive construction). The article poses the question of where we can locate this perceived literary emotionality in medieval works and considers the role of the reader in constructing...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 345–348.
Published: 01 September 2017
...David Spurr The Medieval Presence in Modernist Literature: The Quest to Fail . By Ullyot Jonathan . New York : Cambridge University Press , 2015 . 275 p . © 2017 by University of Oregon 2017 Works Cited Beckett Samuel . Trilogy: Molloy, Malone Dies, The Unnamable...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (3): 255–269.
Published: 01 September 2021
.... But there is another genesis story that begins in the late eighteenth century in Spain and Italy, countries with histories entangled with the Arab presence in Europe during the medieval period. Emphasizing the role of Arabic in the formation of European literatures, Juan Andrés wrote the first comparative history...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 315–335.
Published: 01 September 2010
... of modern German literature, sets out to attempt a reading of a poem by the medieval Japanese writer Fujiwara no Teika, only to discover that what remains when linguistic barriers cannot be overcome and cultural specificity cannot be recognized is an interpretation that is constricted by the quality...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 22–40.
Published: 01 January 2010
..., this article explores the possibilities for dialogue between a medieval poet and a modern thinker in order to argue that the concept of revolt in literature can transcend differences in time and form. Indeed, Bertran (1140–1215) and Kristeva (1941–) intone a common lament about the absence of revolt...
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Comparative Literature (2024) 76 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 March 2024
...Lara Harb Abstract The Aristotelian sense of mimesis (i.e., fictional representation of an evoked world through plot and characters) continues to shape modern views of literature. The medieval Arabic reception of the concept of mimesis and its closely related concept of mythos (fable, story...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 85–100.
Published: 01 March 2013
... . Economou George . The Goddess Natura in Medieval Literature . 1972 . Notre Dame : Notre Dame UP , 2002 . Print . Frugoni Chiara . La voce delle immagini: Pillole iconografiche dal Medioevo . Turin : Giulio Einaudi , 2010 . Print . Grove A.T. Rackham Oliver . The Nature...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (2): 139–153.
Published: 01 June 2019
..., producing, as Daniel Heller-Roazen describes it, “un parler babélique sans précédent dans la lyrique médiévale” ( “Des Altérités de la langue” 89–90 ; a babelic language without precedent in medieval literature). The chaos of the final stanza highlights the relative order of the preceding five, where...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (1): 8–13.
Published: 01 January 2008
... 1963): 1-7. 14. “La estructura dramática del Auto de Inês Pereira.” Nueva Revista de Filología Hispánica 18 (1965-66): 160-65. COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/10 15. “Medieval Portuguese Literature.” The Medieval Literature of Western Europe. Ed. John H. Fisher. New York: New York University...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 262–266.
Published: 01 June 2004
..., its audience. Leupin is best known in North America for his Barbarolexis: Medieval Literature and Sexuality, a work that appeared in English translation in 1989 and that was part of a broad and highly influen- tial turn in Romance medieval studies towards the linguistic theorizing of the literary...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 266–269.
Published: 01 June 2004
... appeared in French in 1993. His answers are in keeping with the intellectual inheritance of this work: its idiom, its age, its audience. Leupin is best known in North America for his Barbarolexis: Medieval Literature and Sexuality, a work that appeared in English translation in 1989 and that was part...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 269–274.
Published: 01 June 2004
... inheritance of this work: its idiom, its age, its audience. Leupin is best known in North America for his Barbarolexis: Medieval Literature and Sexuality, a work that appeared in English translation in 1989 and that was part of a broad and highly influen- tial turn in Romance medieval studies towards...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 274–275.
Published: 01 June 2004
... are in keeping with the intellectual inheritance of this work: its idiom, its age, its audience. Leupin is best known in North America for his Barbarolexis: Medieval Literature and Sexuality, a work that appeared in English translation in 1989 and that was part of a broad and highly influen- tial turn...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 276–278.
Published: 01 June 2004
... for his Barbarolexis: Medieval Literature and Sexuality, a work that appeared in English translation in 1989 and that was part of a broad and highly influen- tial turn in Romance medieval studies towards the linguistic theorizing of the literary body. The fascination with that body and its sexual...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 279–281.
Published: 01 June 2004
... appeared in French in 1993. His answers are in keeping with the intellectual inheritance of this work: its idiom, its age, its audience. Leupin is best known in North America for his Barbarolexis: Medieval Literature and Sexuality, a work that appeared in English translation in 1989 and that was part...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (2): 173–185.
Published: 01 June 2014
... . Print . Laurence de Looze The Problem of Look-alike Characters in the Vulgate Cycle of the Arthurian Romances  and Juan Manuel’s El Conde Lucanor S IS WELL KNOWN, medieval literature was deeply invested in questions...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (3): 257–269.
Published: 01 September 2012
... : MIT Press , 1971 . Print . De Man Paul . The Rhetoric of Romanticism . New York : Columbia UP , 1984 . Print . Muscatine Charles . “Erich Auerbach, Mimesis.” Medieval Literature, Style, and Culture . Columbia : U of South Carolina P , 1999 . 205 – 16 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (2): 160–180.
Published: 01 June 2017
... . Print . Barr Helen . Socioliterary Practice in Late Medieval England . Oxford : Oxford UP , 2001 . Print . Bendena Marilyn . The Translations of Lucan and Their Influence on French Medieval Literature, Together with the Edition of the Roumans de Jules Cesar by Jacos De Forest...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (1): 96–106.
Published: 01 January 2008
... of history by such writers as Víctor Balaguer renewed the Catalan interest in medieval literature and history, which had shown only sporadic signs of life previously.3 In the romantic historians’ view, medieval Catalonia embodied a number of virtues, which not surprisingly were shared by other nations...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 108–110.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., events, and styles. According to Mazzone, the novel became the “book of life” once it crossed these thresholds and increasingly abandoned the two major “structures of sense” that governed classical and medieval literature. The first of these was the “Platonic-Christian subordination of the arts...