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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (3): 312–318.
Published: 01 September 2015
... of the “return” as a figure of modernity's self-overcoming. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 orality-literacy ethnography conservatism Third Republic France Homer's Odyssey Works Cited Austin Norman . Archery at the Dark of the Moon . Berkeley : U of California P , 1975 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 164–185.
Published: 01 March 2008
... in Mother Tongue Literacy.” International Review of Education 39 . 4 ( 1993 ): 255 -85. ____. “Vernacular Literacy in Modern Nigeria.” International Journal of the Sociology of Language 119 ( 1996 ): 43 -68. Akinyemi, Akintunde. “Oral Literature, Aesthetic Transfer, and Social Vision in Two...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 283–297.
Published: 01 September 2001
...: International Cultural Society of Korea, 1983 . 221 -48. ____. As We Saw Them: The First Japanese Embassy to the United States (1860) . Berkeley: University of California Press, 1979 . ____. “Ivory Tower in Escrow.” boundary 2 27 . 1 ( 2000 ): 7 -50. Ong, Walter. Orality and Literacy...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): 242–255.
Published: 01 June 2002
... and experiences (see Skinner, Anthology; Starratt, Oral History and “Islamic Influences Secondly, Islam brought literacy to Hausa culture (which had no writing tradi- tion) in both Arabic and Ajami, the latter being a modified version of the Arabic script used in writing Hausa language. This development...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (4): 363–366.
Published: 01 September 2000
... to solid scholarship and self-reflective institutional commitment. Zumthor’s legacy in America, in other words, rested on a large body of critical writing that dovetailed with some central problems in American medieval studies (notably the axis of orality and literacy). Cerquiglini’s legacy...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (4): 366–369.
Published: 01 September 2000
... to solid scholarship and self-reflective institutional commitment. Zumthor’s legacy in America, in other words, rested on a large body of critical writing that dovetailed with some central problems in American medieval studies (notably the axis of orality and literacy). Cerquiglini’s legacy...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (4): 369–372.
Published: 01 September 2000
... to solid scholarship and self-reflective institutional commitment. Zumthor’s legacy in America, in other words, rested on a large body of critical writing that dovetailed with some central problems in American medieval studies (notably the axis of orality and literacy). Cerquiglini’s legacy...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (4): 372–376.
Published: 01 September 2000
... in American medieval studies (notably the axis of orality and literacy). Cerquiglini’s legacy, by contrast, largely comes from his polemic. So where, after ten years, can we place Éloge de la variante, and how can we now read it in translation? I have suggested elsewhere that one apparent project...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (3): 289–292.
Published: 01 September 2022
... read chapters from highly regarded novels every week. The literacy rate in the state was low, but people’s awareness of literature and storytelling was remarkable. I grew up saturated in this oral and written culture. We carved our daily lives around the act of reading or listening to books being...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 105–113.
Published: 01 June 2018
...-European languages have been more recently upheld as a liberating choice and cultural sanctuary in the wake of colonial histories that over-privilege European literacies, the vernacular as a term has also emerged at the frontlines of a counter-Europhone refusal (see, for example, Ngũgĩ and Adejunmobi...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (3): 228–245.
Published: 01 June 2000
... but more effective subnational units of organization. Subnational communities, however, have their own languages and are usually based on orality rather than literacy. It should not then be surprising to find that in novels written in French or English the subnational communities that contest...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 114–131.
Published: 01 June 2018
... colonialism in African vernacular literacy itself. European missionaries converted oral African languages to writing by transliterating them into Roman alphabets; colonial officials, in turn, enacted policies that encouraged vernacular literacy in some contexts and suppressed African languages in others...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): i–xx.
Published: 01 June 2004
..., and resistance? • Empire and classification: “empire” is related to “in parare”—to set in order, classify—and thereby to master or to rule. What is involved in the classifica- tory impulse of literary taxonomies and their hierarchies (the values associ- ated with orality and literacy, prose...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 145–159.
Published: 01 June 2018
...), for example, Tagore laments the increase in women’s literacy and the greater reach of the printing press: because of women’s new reading habits, he explains, Bengali literature long preserved in oral form in the women’s quarters was disappearing. In 1895, Tagore described the value of vernacular...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 189–191.
Published: 01 March 2010
... in the context of the “com- mon pot” tradition, Apess emerges as a rounder and more embedded fi gure. Brooks concludes her analysis on the common pot through two well-crafted chapters: “Genres of Indigenous Writing” and “Literacy and the Oral Tradition.” In the chapter on indigenous writings, she places...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 191–193.
Published: 01 March 2010
... in the context of the “com- mon pot” tradition, Apess emerges as a rounder and more embedded fi gure. Brooks concludes her analysis on the common pot through two well-crafted chapters: “Genres of Indigenous Writing” and “Literacy and the Oral Tradition.” In the chapter on indigenous writings, she places...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 193–195.
Published: 01 March 2010
... in the context of the “com- mon pot” tradition, Apess emerges as a rounder and more embedded fi gure. Brooks concludes her analysis on the common pot through two well-crafted chapters: “Genres of Indigenous Writing” and “Literacy and the Oral Tradition.” In the chapter on indigenous writings, she places...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 195–197.
Published: 01 March 2010
... in the context of the “com- mon pot” tradition, Apess emerges as a rounder and more embedded fi gure. Brooks concludes her analysis on the common pot through two well-crafted chapters: “Genres of Indigenous Writing” and “Literacy and the Oral Tradition.” In the chapter on indigenous writings, she places...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 197–199.
Published: 01 March 2010
... in the context of the “com- mon pot” tradition, Apess emerges as a rounder and more embedded fi gure. Brooks concludes her analysis on the common pot through two well-crafted chapters: “Genres of Indigenous Writing” and “Literacy and the Oral Tradition.” In the chapter on indigenous writings, she places...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 345–374.
Published: 01 December 2015
... language that did or did not overlap and circulated along partly shared but often divergent geographies (see, for example, Adams). Literacy, man- uscript and oral technologies of production, circulation and performance, and the relative status and access to languages were all important factors...