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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 15–24.
Published: 01 March 2014
... consider when and how the valorization of nature might have differential yet tightly related geopolitical effects, under certain circumstances even serving as a screen for postcolonial violence and corporate-driven damage. The essay concludes with an analysis of Halon Habil's Oil on Water in order to argue...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (2): 123–138.
Published: 01 June 2019
... the cusp of the Second Republic (1979–83), she did so at a moment that saw the acceleration of professionally negotiated US patronage of Nigerian crude oil ( Nwachuku 584 ). 2 Olajide Aluko noted in 1979 that while there had been a diplomatic cooling between Lagos and Washington from 1966 to 1977...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 March 2012
..., Rashed further explores the disjuncture between Communist ideology and Soviet practice. “Tel ke saudagar” (“Oil Merchants” [84–88]) warns Iranians to beware of Soviet “robbers disguised as old oil merchants” who have pitched their tent near the city walls. If invited to feast in the city, they...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (1): 24–43.
Published: 01 January 2006
... teacher Joseph Bueys. ANSELM KIEFER AND THE ART OF ALLUSION/27 Figure 2: Caspar David Friedrich (1774-1840). Wanderer über dem Nebelmeer [Wanderer Above a Sea of Fog], ca. 1817. Oil on canvas, 94.8 x 74.8 cm. Kunsthalle, Hamburg. Photo...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2014
... oil spill, the problems in public education, or perhaps a legal crisis. The simple fact that we read  remediation in a way that goes against every dictionary definition and every common everyday use seems worth investigating more thoroughly. How did the public’s use of remediation as a term...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 276–282.
Published: 01 September 2020
... , 1978 . Wilson Terry P. The Underground Reservation: Osage Oil . Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 1985 . Copyright © 2020 by University of Oregon 2020 The competition for furs and goods from Spanish and French traders created new challenges for Osages throughout the...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (3): 228–245.
Published: 01 June 2000
..., 1996 . 21 -29. ____. “The Postcolonial and the Postmodern.” In My Father's House: Africa in the Philosophy of Culture . New York: Oxford University Press, 1992 . 137 -57. Apter, Andrew. “The Pan-African Nation: Oil-Money and the Spectacle of Culture in Nigeria.” Public Culture 8 ( 1996...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 45–53.
Published: 01 March 2017
... ocean floor, and developing deep-sea extraction technologies to ensure that their national sovereignty extends farther still into fish-, gas-, and oil- rich waters. The historian Alexis Dudden has written extensively on how Japan’s claim to a number of islands in the East China Sea, designed to...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (3): 233–261.
Published: 01 June 2001
...). VERTICAL SLUMBER/245 New York, New Inv. Art. of Museum Metropolitan courtesy, Desiderio, Vincent Copyright 109. 1991. No. Marlborough Gallery,York.New Vincent Desiderio, “The Sleeping Family” (1990). Oil on canvas. on Oil (1990). Family” Sleeping “The Desiderio, Vincent...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (4): 293–319.
Published: 01 September 2003
...LILACH LACHMAN TIME, SPACE, AND ILLUSION: KEATS & POUSSIN /293 LILACH LACHMAN Time, Space, and Illusion: Between Keats and Poussin Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665), “Et in Arcadia Ego, or The Arcadian Shepherds.” Oil on canvas...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 54–73.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Bernth . Washington D.C. : Three Continents Press , 1978 . 248 – 54 . Print . ———. “The Palm-Oil with Which Achebe's Words Are Eaten.” Critical Perspectives on Chinua Achebe . Ed. Innes C.L. Lindfors Bernth . Washington D.C. : Three Continents Press , 1978 . 47 – 66 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (1): 96–106.
Published: 01 January 2008
...” (“motor oil in the hangar “els pneumàtics prenys de texts obscurs/del segle IV” (“tires pregnant with obscure fourth-century texts and “amb mig HP” (“with half a horse powerall of which give the poems their contemporary, quasi- futuristic color...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 85–87.
Published: 01 January 2009
..., with a detail from Anselm Kiefer’s Banner (1990, oil, lead, rock, paper, and copper wire on canvas) transforming the pages into something hauntingly beautiful, a series of contrasting scrims on which words are sometimes printed. These haunting veiled pages in shades of black and grey on the left...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 January 2009
..., with a detail from Anselm Kiefer’s Banner (1990, oil, lead, rock, paper, and copper wire on canvas) transforming the pages into something hauntingly beautiful, a series of contrasting scrims on which words are sometimes printed. These haunting veiled pages in shades of black and grey on the left...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 January 2009
..., with a detail from Anselm Kiefer’s Banner (1990, oil, lead, rock, paper, and copper wire on canvas) transforming the pages into something hauntingly beautiful, a series of contrasting scrims on which words are sometimes printed. These haunting veiled pages in shades of black and grey on the left...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 93–95.
Published: 01 January 2009
... from Anselm Kiefer’s Banner (1990, oil, lead, rock, paper, and copper wire on canvas) transforming the pages into something hauntingly beautiful, a series of contrasting scrims on which words are sometimes printed. These haunting veiled pages in shades of black and grey on the left and parchment...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 15–25.
Published: 01 March 2013
... pencils with his Indian-made knife, does his writing with reed pens, drinks his water out of a ball-metal vessel, and works at night in the light of an old-fashioned castor-oil lamp . . . we had always felt ashamed of the inelegant, unfashionable furniture of his reception-rooms” (95). Bimala goes...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 95–112.
Published: 01 March 2014
... of Sumatra, an oil rig in the South China Sea, the capital city of Jakarta, and New York City. The events in Wuthering Heights  take place between 1771 and 1803 and those in Saman between 1962 and 1994. Ayu Utami has never acknowledged any influence from Victorian British writers, much less...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (2): 208–226.
Published: 01 June 2014
... industrialized site with oil refineries, trawler fishing, and a beach where Vicuña placed her first installation: “the birthplace of art in Chile.” The comingling of so many diverse interests is depicted in the opening minutes of Vicuña’s 2010 documentary film, Kon-kón. In the film, this comingling or...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (4): 399–419.
Published: 01 December 2014