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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (3): 205–222.
Published: 01 June 2006
... the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century . Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1980 . Brooten, Bernadette J. “Lesbian Historiography Before the Name?” GLQ 4 ( 1998 ): 606 -30. ____. Love Between Women: Early Christian Responses to Female Homoeroticism . Chicago: University...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): 229–241.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., 1997 . Vickers, Brian. Shakespeare: Coriolanus . London: Edward Arnold, 1966 . IN THE NAME OF CORIOLANUS/229 CLARK LUNBERRY In the Name of Coriolanus: The Prompter (Prompted...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (4): 420–437.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Christoph Prang Umberto Eco's novel The Name of the Rose provides a distinctive example of what has been called semiomimesis : the creative appropriation and exploitation of narrative moments within semiotic theory for the production of art. This essay defines what constitutes this type of art...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (4): 416–431.
Published: 01 September 2009
... it is.” The artwork is not in itself an imposition, demand, or confrontation, though it may have all of these effects. Ontologically, the artwork is an expression: “It is thus.” To avoid the trap of conceptualization, Adorno varies the concept-name of this simple expression throughout Aesthetic Theory —from Sosein...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (2): 97–127.
Published: 01 March 2009
... career without renouncing his politically compromising youth? In this essay I argue that Poltava is Pushkin's answer to these questions. Named after the historical battle that launched Russia as a European power, Poltava was, I suggest, the product of both Pushkin's long-standing wish to compose...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2011
.... The essay begins with Benitez-Rojo's description of the indeterminable center or “origen” (“origin”) of the island archipelago to call attention to this proposition: namely, that there is no single “plantation” or plantation image that we can privilege above all others. Like Benitez-Rojo's repeating island...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 423–437.
Published: 01 December 2011
... who he is quoting. In fact, the name “Roland Barthes” is elided throughout the novel. As a result, Barthes seems to become an unnamable figure in the novel, occupying the textual non-place usually reserved for homosexuality itself. To bring out “Roland Barthes,” this essay explores the intertextual...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (2): 137–161.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Anne Dwyer This essay investigates the linguistic play and geopolitical scenarios in the work of Austrian writer Leopold von Sacher-Masoch (author of Venus in Furs and the man who gave his name to “masochism”) and his younger contemporary, the German-Jewish writer Karl Emil Franzos. Both men grew...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 132–144.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Geeta Patel Abstract Vernacularization as a concept has gained circulation in our time within the ambit of South Asia: scholars use it to name what they designate as local—whether sexuality, language, architecture, religion, capital, or aesthetic practices. When claims are made...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 213–225.
Published: 01 September 2019
..., as a problem of translation and material embodiment emerges as a transversal theoretical project in its own right for the contemporary comparative humanities. It also continues to name the problem of procedure and procedural new beginnings in a more strictly legal frame. Copyright © 2019 by University...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 156–170.
Published: 01 June 2022
... as a productive way of “thinking” about Indian Ocean relations, namely as a continual reemergence of cycles of sensation, questioning the clear-cut dichotomy of the “exterior” world and “intimate” notions of irreducible personhood as well as notions of local and cosmopolitan. Zeroing in on the betel quid, which...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (3): 308–326.
Published: 01 September 2023
... a philosophical tradition such as materialism refuses to run in a straight, unitary line. This is a question of how to understand reception history: either as an unbroken tradition of faithful imitation and replication (a family genealogy, grouped under the name of the father, “Lucretius” for example), or else...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (4): 427–447.
Published: 01 December 2022
...Birger Vanwesenbeeck Abstract This essay seeks to fill a gap in the scholarship on Paul de Man by taking stock of the scattered references to Flemish in his later writings. Taking its cue from a passing remark in the most recent de Man biography—namely, that late in life the theorist attested...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 7–15.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Ashley L. Cohen This essay begins by observing that the Indian and Atlantic Ocean worlds were deeply linked in eighteenth-century British literature and colonial discourse—so deeply, in fact, that they shared a common name: “the Indies.” Theorizing outward from this case study, this essay advocates...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 25–31.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Alice Te Punga Somerville Tracing the various names used for the Pacific Ocean and drawing on Pacific scholarship and poetry, this article suggests alternative genealogies for the field of Ocean Studies that are visible from the Pacific region. Observing that the claim that Ocean Studies began...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (2): 225–236.
Published: 01 June 2021
...Thangam Ravindranathan Abstract This essay considers the unworldly setting of Jean Rolin’s novel Ormuz (2013), composed around the attempt by a shadowy character named Wax to swim across the Strait of Hormuz. This twenty-one-nautical-mile-wide stretch of sea separating Iran from the Arabian...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (2): 184–208.
Published: 01 June 2021
..., studied under the names given to their harbors by developers: Europoort , Harborplace , Port Vell , Rainbow Harbor , and Porto Antico . Works Cited Adorno Theodor . Minima Moralia: Reflections on a Damaged Life , translated by Jephcott E. F. N. . New York : Verso Books , 2005...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (4): 395–414.
Published: 01 December 2023
... reveal how miscategorization and misnaming are part of the structure of modern codification of exchange with universal ambitions. The essay thus argues that the two main avenues of colonial encounter—namely, economic exchange and translation—are necessarily ambiguous. Always suspicious and speculative...
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Comparative Literature (2024) 76 (1): 20–43.
Published: 01 March 2024
... as a global Anglophone literary icon with purchase on the “real” India lays bare a problem endemic to English literary studies—namely, the problem of enacting comparative literary analysis within English itself. It also raises a number of questions at the intersections of world literature and the global...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 301–330.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Lindsay, Jonathan Culler, and Eduardo Cadava. New York: Columbia University Press, 1986 . Embleton, Sheila. “Names and Their Substitutes: Onomastic Observations on Astérix and Its Translations.” Target 3 . 2 ( 1991 ): 175 -206 Fogelin, Robert J. Wittgenstein . 2nd. ed. London and New York...