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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (4): 372–376.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Haun Saussy Ideology, Power, Text: Self-Representation and the Peasant “Other” in Modern Chinese Literature. By Yi-tsi Mei Feuerwerker. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1998. viii, 321 p. University of Oregon 2000 BOOK...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (4): 363–366.
Published: 01 September 2000
... texts that are its subject, then this publi- cation will have more than served its purpose. SETH LERER Stanford University IDEOLOGY, POWER, TEXT: SELF-REPRESENTATION AND THE PEASANT “OTHER” IN MODERN CHINESE...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (4): 366–369.
Published: 01 September 2000
... texts that are its subject, then this publi- cation will have more than served its purpose. SETH LERER Stanford University IDEOLOGY, POWER, TEXT: SELF-REPRESENTATION AND THE PEASANT “OTHER” IN MODERN CHINESE...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (4): 369–372.
Published: 01 September 2000
... texts that are its subject, then this publi- cation will have more than served its purpose. SETH LERER Stanford University IDEOLOGY, POWER, TEXT: SELF-REPRESENTATION AND THE PEASANT “OTHER” IN MODERN CHINESE...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (3): 312–318.
Published: 01 September 2015
...). THE RETURN OF ORALITY / 317 During the Second World War his jeremiads were directed at the collapsed French authorities and the German occupiers alike; both were instances of the tyranny of writing and its cavalier disregard for the peasant wisdom of orality: The Druids, those great teachers...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (3): 217–228.
Published: 01 June 2003
..., Michael. “Apostle to the Techno/Peasants: Word and Image in the Work of John Berger.” Image and Ideology in Modern/PostModern Discourse . Ed. David Downing and Susan Bazargan. Albany: SUNY Press, 1991 . 199 -227. Negt, Oskar. Arbeit und menschliche Würde . Göttingen: Steidel, 2001 . Negt...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 25–46.
Published: 01 January 2011
... “marvellous sensual understanding, and very little clarity of mind” (Study  92, 126). One of the products of his unclear mind, in Lawrence’s view, was “the Tolstoyan fallacy of repudiating the educated world and exalting the peasant” (Cavalleria  18–19). The coal-miner’s son educated into the self...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 101–122.
Published: 01 March 2013
...- NABOKOV’S “LA BELLE DAME SANS MERCI” / 111 Goremyka (Anton-the-Wretch, 1847). At the center of Grigorovich’s novella is a hap- less peasant, Anton, whose eventual ruin at the hands of his remorseless exploiters is accompanied, indeed precipitated, by the loss of his horse.15 While Nabokov’s version...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 351–353.
Published: 01 September 2017
... into the minds of peasant characters) to a period before Communist China was a socio-political reality. Li maintains that Zhang employs the past and peasants (a mainstay of socialist era cinema) to help viewers re-imagine history in order to create a form of continuity or bridge with the Deng...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (3): 229–245.
Published: 01 June 2003
... those who view minority experiences in America as informed chiefly by struggles with racism, a story about a girl who in male disguise leads a peasant uprising against the emperor in Beijing seems irrelevant. As a result, the second strategy employed by Kingston’s defend- ers is to label the story a...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 225–227.
Published: 01 June 2011
... from one (national) allegory, only to find herself in the network of another. Succeeding treatments of Benedict Anderson’s reflections on nationalism as “unbound seriality” (343), Partha Chatterjee’s and Reynaldo Ileto’s theo- ries of peasant consciousness (283), and John Sidel’s functionalist...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 227–230.
Published: 01 June 2011
... from one (national) allegory, only to find herself in the network of another. Succeeding treatments of Benedict Anderson’s reflections on nationalism as “unbound seriality” (343), Partha Chatterjee’s and Reynaldo Ileto’s theo- ries of peasant consciousness (283), and John Sidel’s functionalist...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 230–234.
Published: 01 June 2011
... from one (national) allegory, only to find herself in the network of another. Succeeding treatments of Benedict Anderson’s reflections on nationalism as “unbound seriality” (343), Partha Chatterjee’s and Reynaldo Ileto’s theo- ries of peasant consciousness (283), and John Sidel’s functionalist...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 442–461.
Published: 01 September 2001
.... Greater China: The Next Superpower? New York: Oxford University Press, 1995 . ____, ed. The Living Tree; The Changing Meaning of Being Chinese Today. Spec. Issue of Dædalus 120 . 2 ( 1991 ). Solinger, Dorothy J. Contesting Citizenship in Urban China: Peasant Migrants, the State, and the Logic...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 252–271.
Published: 01 September 2019
... peasants storm the local granary, they incur severe casualties from the local militia, and Beckon is killed in the chaos. Though Gold Root and Moon Scent escape into the nearby hills, Gold Root eventually dies of his wounds. Desperate and alone, Moon Scent returns and sets fire to the granary, dying...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 361–376.
Published: 01 December 2020
... feminist writer and anticolonial activist Ismat Chughtai depicts the struggles of a distinguished male artist commissioned by a museum to paint the portrait of a young peasant girl from a small village. The short story, entitled “Til,” or “The Mole,” centers on the artist’s frustrated attempts at rendering...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 114–131.
Published: 01 June 2018
... a master/slave relation. While al-Jāḥiẓ concurs with Bishr’s definition of eloquence, he tilts Bishr’s middle upward, toward privilege. By “العوامّ” (1:137; the masses), al-Jāḥiẓ insists that he does not intend “الفلّاحين و الحُشْوَة و الصُّنَّاعَ و الباعة” ( 1 :137; the peasants, the lowly, the...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 228–245.
Published: 01 June 2010
... future. Some argued that Russia had fallen far behind Western Europe and had to be brought up to date by means of moderately paced liberalizing reforms. Others, less mainstream and less explicit in their writings, hoped to incite a great peasant revolution that would destroy every foundation of the...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (3): 228–243.
Published: 01 June 2008
...: Anchor Books, 2001 . Larson, Charles R. Invisible Darkness: Jean Toomer and Nella Larsen . Iowa: University of Iowa Press, 1993 . Melby, Kari. “Prostitution og kontroll.” Det kriminelle kjønn . Oslo: Pax, 1980 . 80 -128. Østergard, Uffe. “Peasants and Danes: The Danish National Identity...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 296–311.
Published: 01 September 2016
... peasants the day before’” (253). The novel thus makes the same point as these articles on science and art. 10 This sentence is missing from the version of “Science and Art” that appears in Tolstoy’s PSS. Here I cite the website Fundamental’naia elektronnaia biblioteka “Russkaia literatura i fol’klor...