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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
... North India . Ranikhet, India : Orient Blackswan , 2017 . Dalmia Yashodhara . The Making of Modern Indian Art: The Progressives . Oxford : Oxford University Press . 2001 . Deśpāṇḍe Ātmarām Rāvjī “ Anil .” Bhagnamūrti (The Broken Column) . 3rd edition. 1940 ; repr., Pune...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (1): 23–41.
Published: 01 January 2002
.... 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. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994. Sattar, A., trans. Somadeva; Tales from the Kathãsaritsãgar. London...
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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 (1): 25–51.
Published: 01 March 2022
... ): 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 .” In Before the Divide: Hindi and Urdu Literary Culture , edited by Orsini...
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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
... / nigger onto the strongest postcolonial space in the United States. I was born 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...
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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
..., then a noun, and finally also as a verb), and the effects that accompanied its emergence. The word vernacular is frequently envisioned, adopted, perhaps even installed as the centerpiece of a nineteenth-century process of the conversion (often finessed through religion) of colonized subjects by East India...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 466–486.
Published: 01 December 2018
... Orientalism within postcolonial literary criticism has led many scholars to focus on the way certain representations of the East (in this case, contemporary India and Pakistan) fulfill the desires of Western readers. One might call these “perverse relational affects” through which, according to many...
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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 (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 (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 (2020) 72 (3): 283–298.
Published: 01 September 2020
... 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 figures within the top twenty countries in the Index. It is worth noting that the countries of the global North generally score quite low...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 220–230.
Published: 01 June 2009
... 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 now can no longer be plausibly denied. As a result...
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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
... wasn’t addressed to the right people. Whatever the case, I got no response. My sense of urgency faded and I went back to supple- menting the Norton anthology with my own collection of criticism and theories from India and elsewhere. Meanwhile, obituaries for comparative literature continue...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (4): 307–324.
Published: 01 September 2002
... exploring the suicide case of Bhubaneswari Bhaduri in North Calcutta, Spivak insists that the woman was not a “‘true’ subaltern” (308). She draws this conclusion from the fact that Bhaduri was a middle-class—and so, privileged— woman involved in the fight for India’s independence. This reading leads...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 256–273.
Published: 01 June 2009
... in Mesopotamia, passing through Egypt in the fourth millennium, and appearing in the civilizations of India and China. Contrary to the Eurocentric Hegelian opinion, this was the “long march” towards the East —from the West to the East. We want to insert the origin of the cultural history of hispanos...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 293–312.
Published: 01 September 2006
... published in Mastika, Nov. 1957.) I-Tsing. A Record of the Buddhist Religion As Practised in India and the Malay Archipelago (A.D. 671-695) . Trans. J. Takakusu. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1896 . Jardine, Lisa, and Jerry Brotton. Global Interests: Renaissance Art between East and West . London...