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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 195–197.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Tim Scholl University of Oregon 2010 Electric Salome, Loie Fuller's Performance of Modernism. By Rhonda K. Garelick. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2007. 288 p. BOOK REVIEWS CAN THESE BONES LIVE? TRANSLATION, SURVIVAL...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (3): 345–362.
Published: 01 September 2013
... the perspective of a modern Hebrew poet and Orientalist scholar, Elhanan Yehuda Kron, who travels from Palestine to Berlin to pursue his research on the Islamic origins of Jewish mysticism. Through Kron 1 s experiences in Berlin in the 1930s, the novel calls attention to how the origin of modern secular Hebrew...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 127–147.
Published: 01 March 2014
...,” but with the sense of “Anglophone or “modernism” (in quotation marks, with an explanation of the referent). Furthermore, the Brazilian avant-garde of the 1920s is also known in Portuguese and Spanish as modernismo, while still another Catalan movement was called modernisme, both of which prompt further...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 232–234.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Salvador J. Fajardo Modernism and the New Spain: Britain, Cosmopolitan Europe, and Literary History . By Rogers Gayle . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2012 . 283 p. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 232 In either case, Baroque Sovereignty...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 351–353.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Rosa Mucignat © 2016 by University of Oregon 2016 Killing the Moonlight: Modernism in Venice . By Scappettone Jennifer . New York : Columbia University Press , 2014 . 440 p. BOOK REVIEWS Killing the Moonlight: Modernism...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 197–199.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Katherine Stanton University of Oregon 2008 Cosmopolitan Style: Modernism Beyond the Nation. By Rebecca Walkowitz. New York: Columbia University Press, 2006. 204 p. COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/186 BOOK REVIEWS OVID’S LOVERS...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (3): 344–359.
Published: 01 September 2021
... term: modernisme in French, unless it transposes the controversies of its English cognate, has rarely acquired autonomy in the field of aesthetics or literary criticism and remains tied directly to modernity ( Healey 801 ). In fact, to autonomize and to limit modernismo, as a concept...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (1): 52–72.
Published: 01 March 2022
... of writing energized by heterochronic entanglements, intertextual confrontation, and the intersecting age-driven assumptions of Yiddish literature and Anglo-American modernism. 12 Most famously in Yiddish circles was Mikhl Likht’s nine-part poem, “Protsesiye dray” (“Procession Three”). As Resnikoff has...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (1): 54–76.
Published: 01 January 2004
... Miscellany 54 (Fall 1999 ): 3 -4. Da Silva, Takei N. Modernism and Virginia Woolf . Windsor: Windsor Publications, 1990 . Dalgarno, Emily. Virginia Woolf and the Visible World . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001 . Derrida, Jacques. “Des Tours de Babel.” Trans. Joseph F. Graham...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (1): 99–102.
Published: 01 January 2004
...Geoffrey Baker University of Oregon 2004 Stage Fright: Modernism, Anti-Theatricality, and Drama. By Martin Puchner. Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002. 234 p. BOOK REVIEWS/99...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (2): 195–197.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Stephen Arata University of Oregon 2005 The Senses of Modernism: Technology, Perception, and Aesthetics. By Sara Danius. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2002. xi, 247p. Imaginary Communities: Utopia, The Nation, and the Spatial Histories of Modernity. By Phillip E. Wegner. Berkeley...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (3): 263–266.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Karl Toepfer Body Ascendant. Modernism and the Physical Imperative. By Harold B. Segel. Baltimore and London: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998. 282 p. + 14 p. photographs. University of Oregon 2000 BOOK REVIEWS/255...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Shuang Shen This article discusses the uneven treatment of William Empson’s encounter with China. While Chinese accounts of Empson’s brief stay in China in the late 1930s present him as one of the progenitors of Chinese modernism, his second stay, during the founding of the People’s Republic...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (2): 251–253.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Liesl Yamaguchi © 2013 by University of Oregon 2013 Ideographic Modernism: China, Writing, Media . By Bush Christopher . New York : Oxford University Press , 2010 . xxxi, 149 p . BOOK REVIEWS The Implications of Literary...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 119–142.
Published: 01 March 2000
... . Ed. and Trans. Peter Samuel Donaldson. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1975 . Grady, Hugh. “Renewing Modernity: Changing Contexts and Contents of a Nearly Invisible Concept.” Shakespeare Quarterly 50 . 3 ( 1999 ): 268 -84. ____. Shakespeare's Universal Wolf: Studies in Early...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 99–100.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Michael Bell University of Oregon 2010 Dualisms: The Agons of the Modern World. By Ricardo J. Quinones. Toronto and London: University of Toronto Press, 2007. xvi, 451 p. BOOK REVIEWS ESTRANGEMENT AND THE SOMATICS OF LITERATURE...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 305–307.
Published: 01 June 2010
... a step along the road from magical thinking, to myth, to that mathematical abstraction or sense of the interchangeability of things and individuals that is a hallmark of the oppressive modern state. We hear of other accounts as well. Sir James Frazer explains sacrifices as mimetic guar- antees...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 197–199.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Timothy J. Van Compernolle University of Oregon 2010 The Japanization of Modernity: Murakami Haruki Between Japan and the United States. By Rebecca Suter. Cambridge: Harvard University Asia Center, 2008. x, 236 p. BOOK REVIEWS CAN...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 117–118.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Eric M. Mac Phail University of Oregon 2011 Fictions of Embassy: Literature and Diplomacy in Early Modern Europe. By Timothy Hampton. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2009. 235 p. BOOK REVIEWS Se c u r i n g t h e Pa s t : Co n...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (3): 269–290.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Kevin Newmark This essay considers Baudelaire's “Le Cygne” in terms of the crucial place the poem should occupy in any theoretical reflection on literary and historical “modernity.” Despite the proliferation in recent years of references to Walter Benjamin in the reception of Baudelaire's poetry...