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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 345–374.
Published: 01 December 2015
... for world literature than approaches based only on cosmopolitan perspectives of circulation and recognition. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 world literature multilingual literature north India Works Cited Fazl Abul . Áín i Akbari . Trans. Jarrett H.S. . Vol. 3...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (3): 320–343.
Published: 01 September 2021
... as a crucial element in Muktibodh’s long poem. Understanding the formal development of Muktibodh’s long poem is important not only because it reshapes our understanding of the literary landscape of North India, but also because it indicates the ways in which detailed formal analysis, in this case of meter, can...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (1): 23–41.
Published: 01 January 2002
... ): 222 -43. Nelson, E.W. The Eskimo about Bering Strait . Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1983 . Prater, D. Thomas Mann, A Life . New York: Oxford University Press, 1995 . Raheja, G.G., and A.G. Gold. Listen to the Heron's Words: Reimagining Gender and Kinship in North India...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 226–251.
Published: 01 September 2019
... category in postcolonial India. Addressing an already-existing, middle-class readership that was well aware of the Hindi literary field, nayī kahānī writing contradictorily concealed the inequalities of class, caste, religion, and gender that led to individuals’ sense of unbelonging in postcolonial North...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (3): 273–288.
Published: 01 September 2022
... the problems associated in defining a region directionally. Sanjib Baruah has eloquently demonstrated In the Name of the Nation how the term, “a postcolonial coinage, took root after 1971.” He reminds us how, unlike the “informal or vernacular names like North India or South India, . . . Northeast India...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (1): 25–51.
Published: 01 March 2022
... .” Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies 11 , no. 4 ( 1946 ): 699 – 712 . Bailey Thomas Grahame . History of Urdu Literature . Delhi : S. Sethi , 1932 . Bangha Imre . “ Rekhta: Poetry in Mixed Language: The Emergence of Khari Boli Literature in North India...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (4): 333–356.
Published: 01 December 2019
.../234442 . King Christopher R. One Language, Two Scripts: The Hindi Movement in the Nineteenth Century North India . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 1994 . “ KLF-2011: Writing the World .” YouTube, uploaded by KarachiLitFestival, December 9 , 2016 . youtube.com/watch?v=YpWgtSm4piE...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 272–275.
Published: 01 September 2020
... in British India, and I still feel a thump in my chest when I hear the word native used in the racialized way, positive or negative. My parents, upper caste, anti-casteist, anticapitalist intellectuals that they were, could still be called native/nigger when they were growing up. The word native...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 7–15.
Published: 01 March 2017
... as discrete units” (206). This insight led, over the next three decades, to legislation designed to govern the empire systemically, as a single unit. The most famous of these legislative acts is probably the Tea Act of 1773, which aimed to use markets in North America to offset debt accrued in India...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 132–144.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Mitchell . The Constitution of Poverty . Taylor and Francis , 2013 . Dirks Nicholas . The Scandal of Empire: India and the Creation of Imperial Britain . Harvard UP , 2006 . Foucault Michel . On the Government of the Living: Lectures at the College de France, 1979–1980...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 466–486.
Published: 01 December 2018
... by what the western reader can appreciate: exotica or erotica. . . . The [Indian Writer in English] takes a touristy look at India” (qtd. in Brouilleltte, “South Asian Literature” 34–35 ). 9 Bhasha (language) is a word of Sanskrit origin that appears in many South Asian languages (but not Urdu...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 15–25.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Salman Rushdie’s secure place in American English departments and R.K. Narayan’s continual neglect, even though he is widely taught in English departments within India. Such exclusions are an ironic out- come of the original languages caveat, which is just as strong within the discipline...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 147–155.
Published: 01 June 2022
... the Gulf, from India, and occasionally even further away—the huge ships that sometimes came from as far away as Thailand. And the sailors and the traders on these ships sprawled themselves and their wares among us, beside us, everywhere. It was impossible not to know that you were part of a wider world...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 March 2012
...A. Sean Pue Modernist Urdu poet N.M. Rashed's Iran men ajnabi ( A Stranger in Iran , 1957), published ten years after the partition of British India, describes the experiences of an Indian Muslim soldier in the British Indian Army occupying Iran during World War II. Rashed's narrator searches...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 220–230.
Published: 01 June 2009
... SUPPLEMENT / 225 literature in the same way that colonized subjects did — as a largely unforeseen consequence of their having been colonized and marginalized in the fi rst place. These literatures —from India, Algeria, St. Lucia —are the “new” immigrants that have been there all along, but which...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 283–298.
Published: 01 September 2020
... and dialects also proliferate in the Indian subcontinent, but unevenly so. Sri Lanka (0.319) and Bangladesh (0.387) are in the lower half of Greenberg’s Diversity Index, while Pakistan ( 0.762 ) and Nepal (0.737) are just within the top quarter. The diversity is mostly concentrated in India (0.94), which...
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Comparative Literature (2024) 76 (1): 20–43.
Published: 01 March 2024
... the Romance: Women, Patriarchy, and Popular Literature . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 1991 . Rai Alok . Hindi Nationalism . Hyderabad, India : Orient Longman , 2001 . Ramesh Randeep . “ Author’s Mass-Market Success Upsets Indian Literati .” The Guardian...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 256–273.
Published: 01 June 2009
... a long process of civilization creation in the Afro- Asian continent, beginning with the Neolithic cultures in present-day Turkey, with cities as old as the seventh millennium BCE in Mesopotamia, passing through Egypt in the fourth millennium, and appearing in the civilizations of India and China...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 94–113.
Published: 01 March 2015
... and the Production of Normality in Nineteenth-Century American Culture.” Whitman East and West: New Contexts for Reading Walt Whitman . Ed. Folsom Ed . Iowa City : U of Iowa P , 2002 . Print . Horne Gerald . The End of Empires: African Americans and India . Philadelphia : Temple UP , 2009...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 399–419.
Published: 01 September 2010
... and Its Forms of Knowledge: The British in India . Princeton: Princeton UP, 1966 . Cooppan, Vilashini. “Ghosts in the Disciplinary Machine: the Uncanny Life of World Literature.” Comparative Literature Studies 41.1 ( 2004 ): 10 -36. ———. “World Literature and Global Theory: Comparative...