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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 389–403.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Asianism in the Age of Late Capital.” Public Culture 12 ( 2000 ): 233 -57. Cumings, Bruce. “Rimspeak; or, The Discourse of the `Pacific Rim.'” What Is In a Rim?: Critical Perspectives on the Pacific Region Idea . Ed. Arif Dirlik. Boulder, CO: Westview, 1993 . Dirlik, Arif, ed., “Introduction...
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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 in...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 189–208.
Published: 01 June 2009
... area studies programs that focus on the U.S./Mexico border, the circum-Atlantic, the Pacific rim, the Caribbean, and/or the recently developed conceptual area of the Global South. The editors address these emerging American comparativisms—their limitations and potentials, their disciplinary commitments...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 114–116.
Published: 01 March 2019
..., and Lao She distinctly articulated a common structure of feeling that envisioned the Pacific as a transnational site of mutual democracy between the United States and China. If this conception seems fanciful, So nevertheless supports his significant claim with invaluable archival research throughout...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 45–53.
Published: 01 March 2017
..., Atlantic, Pacific, or Indian Ocean Studies, or inchoate initiatives such as the “Energy Humanities” (see Reviews). Reflecting on the field itself, the invited contributions also draw upon specific long-standing projects that take the oceans as their framework for research: a half-dozen years ago a...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 275–282.
Published: 01 September 2001
... counterhegemonic impulse underlies Rob Wilson’s critique of the “Asia/Pacific” construct. “Doing Cultural Studies Inside APEC” (Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation) reveals how global/local dynamics expresses itself in regionalization. The yoking of Asia to the Pacific evidences the power of trans- national...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 32–44.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Anthropocene.” Global Ecologies and the Environmental Humanities; Postcolonial Approaches . Ed. DeLoughrey Elizabeth Didur Jill Carrigan Anthony . New York : Routledge , 2015 . 352 – 72 . Print . ———. Routes and Roots: Navigating Caribbean and Pacific Island Literatures . Honolulu...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (2): 201–221.
Published: 01 June 2017
... . Graham Shane Walters John , eds. Langston Hughes and the South African Drum Generation: The Correspondence . New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2010 . Print . Green Michael Cullen . Black Yanks in the Pacific: Race in the Making of American Military Empire after World War II . Ithaca...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 157–178.
Published: 01 March 2000
.... Sensō: The Japanese Remember the Pacific War, Letters to the Editor of the Asahi Shimbun . Trans. Beth Cary. Armonk, NY: Sharpe, 1995 . Hoyt, Edwin P. Japan's War: The Great Pacific Conflict, 1853 to 1952 . New York: McGraw, 1986 . Iritani Toshio. Group Psychology of the Japanese in Wartime...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 272–275.
Published: 01 September 2020
... to nativism might be, if we think of our world as an un-geographed geology before nation-states could claim nativism: “With every breath we take we are inhaling the Pacific, the generator of two-thirds of the earth’s oxygen” ( 907 ). Air and water, and islands on and in them. I would cite Gary...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 130–140.
Published: 01 June 2016
...-American Writers Identify with Communities of Color.” Al-Jadid 9 . 42–43 ( 2003 ): 24 – 26 . Print . Shih Shu-mei . Visuality and Identity: Sinophone Articulations Across the Pacific . Berkeley : U of California P , 2007 . Print . Shih Shu-mei Lionnet Francoise , eds...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2017
... others have described as an originally Atlantic Studies-based oceanic turn in literary scholarship, as well as the nature of Oceanic Studies in general. Our existing oceanic labels (in this case “the Pacific”) are imperially imposed, turning vast bodies of waters into blank and abstract spaces, a...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): i–xiv.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., colonialities and postcolonialities, imperialism, globalities, cosmopolitanisms, reciprocity and exchange, Pacific Rim cross- ings, liminalities • Historical Crossings: literary migrations and relations across periods, termi- nologies of periodization—“antiquity” to “medieval” to “modern...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 3–24.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., 1999. Print. Roosevelt, Theodore. The Winning of the West: An Account of the Exploration and Settlement of Our Country from the Alleghenies to the Pacific . New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926 . Print. Vol. 8 of The Works of Theodore Roosevelt. 20 vols. 1923–26. Sanders, Julie. Adaptation...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 141–154.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Americans in the U.S. during the Pacific War. The former were expelled, while the latter were interned. The revolutionary times of the global sixties in Malaysia also placed the Chinese Malaysians in a precarious position, even for those who dedicated themselves to fighting anti-colonial guerilla...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 116–129.
Published: 01 June 2016
... administration, and that together these concerns express a shared exhaustion with the governing sociopolitical imagination of racial justice. Below, I attempt to supply some relevant perspectives on these questions drawn from my forthcoming book, Strange Fruit of the Black Pacific: Imperialism’s Racial...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 218–234.
Published: 01 June 2018
... coast of the homeland because of their shared capacity to provide sustenance. A song well known by those who would become first generation post-1975 Vietnamese refugees lyricizes: “Mother’s feelings are expansive as the Pacific Ocean” ( Kwon, Ghosts 90 ); its title, “ Lòng me ” (92; “Mother’s Love...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (4): 362–364.
Published: 01 September 2004
... of the late Charles Bernheimer’s marvelous book. “Decadence” has never ceased to be abused for pragmatic ends—vividly during the First World War, as one learns from Michael Howard’s The First World War (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002): “Liberal pacifism [around 1914] remained influential...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (4): 365–367.
Published: 01 September 2004
... about the idea of decadence, the subject of the late Charles Bernheimer’s marvelous book. “Decadence” has never ceased to be abused for pragmatic ends—vividly during the First World War, as one learns from Michael Howard’s The First World War (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002): “Liberal pacifism...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (4): 367–370.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Howard’s The First World War (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002): “Liberal pacifism [around 1914] remained influential in Western democracies, but it was also widely seen, especially in Germany, as a symptom of moral decadence” (33). In an address to the nation by George W. Bush, one heard: “For a...