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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (4): 450–465.
Published: 01 December 2013
... “third generation” literature, which, as I argue, opens up remarkable transnational perspectives for the discussion of Europe's war past. Jan Lensen Perpetrators and Victims: Third-generation Perspectives on the Second World War in...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 366–382.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Antony Rowland This article examines the categories of victim and perpetrator testimony in relation to the writing contained in the Salamander Oasis Trust archive in the Imperial War Museum at Duxford. In Dimensions of the Holocaust , Elie Wiesel famously commented that the Holocaust produced the...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 203–224.
Published: 01 June 2011
... “ordinary” forgiveness. Schlink does not excuse his Nazi perpetrator or invite forgiveness of her, but rather portrays a narrator invested — personally and politically — in the process of exculpation. Reading The Reader alongside Derrida's essay enables reexamination of critical responses to the novel...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (3): 241–268.
Published: 01 June 2007
... focusing on Nazis and daring to explore the lives of Germans during the Allied bombing, Knauss’s novel partici- pates in the recent flood of texts that do not always portray Germans during the war as monstrous perpetrators. These texts come in the wake of W.G. Sebald’s 1997 lectures, which were...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 47–63.
Published: 01 January 2011
... presents testimony from both victims and perpetrators and, in doing so, blurs the line between them. The constant choric interventions emphasize questions of reconciliation and guilt. As with the Orestia, Molora’s Klytemnestra has killed Agamemnon and exiled Orestes. Klytemnestra has also tortured...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (1): 46–58.
Published: 01 March 2016
... inmates; here is where he first meets inhabitants of the death camps” (George xxi). This episode encap- sulates Pilinszky’s ambiguous war identity: he is a “perpetrator” —​or at least complicit —​in that he works for the Germans, yet he has no rifle; he is also a victim in the British Library...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 15–24.
Published: 01 March 2014
... remediation, then, can be redefined as more a medi- ated performance of a restoration than a remedy, the staging of an obligatory rit- ual of purification and rejuvenation whose aim is to engender a new environment that is capable of recalling the older one that existed prior to the perpetration of an...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 25–34.
Published: 01 March 2014
... punish the perpetrators of apartheid and institu- tionalizing forgetting with a blanket amnesty — ​explaining, in other words, why the government chose to confront the history of apartheid through the transitional justice mechanism known as a truth commission —​he notes: There were others who urged...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 128–143.
Published: 01 June 2020
.... Yet, as we will see, what not only grounds but also perpetrates his “war machine”—Lisbeth’s death—remains unavowed, at least explicitly. This strange quasi-legal act has received a variety of interpretations. Andreas Gailus reads it as a fundamental break from Kantian conceptions of duty: “Whereas...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): 268–269.
Published: 01 June 2002
... be condemned as plagiarizers as well as infringers? What is plagiarism anyhow? Marilyn Randall distinguishes between plagiarism and infringement by defining pla- giarism as “a crime perpetrated against authors, and infringement of copyright as a crime against owners” (p. 268)—that is...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): 270–272.
Published: 01 June 2002
... be condemned as plagiarizers as well as infringers? What is plagiarism anyhow? Marilyn Randall distinguishes between plagiarism and infringement by defining pla- giarism as “a crime perpetrated against authors, and infringement of copyright as a crime against owners” (p. 268)—that is...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): 273–274.
Published: 01 June 2002
... be condemned as plagiarizers as well as infringers? What is plagiarism anyhow? Marilyn Randall distinguishes between plagiarism and infringement by defining pla- giarism as “a crime perpetrated against authors, and infringement of copyright as a crime against owners” (p. 268)—that is...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 January 2007
... letters Jacobus quotes extensively, clearly sought to dominate and control her first analyst, Ernest Jones, with her vituperative letters. The destructiveness of such domina- tion and its desolating effects on the perpetrator are eloquently described by Riviere after she herself becomes an analyst...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (1): 93–95.
Published: 01 January 2007
... quotes extensively, clearly sought to dominate and control her first analyst, Ernest Jones, with her vituperative letters. The destructiveness of such domina- tion and its desolating effects on the perpetrator are eloquently described by Riviere after she herself becomes an analyst: it results in a...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (3): 241–245.
Published: 01 September 2015
... describe a multicultural Mauri- tian society, created by early globalization, in which women are the guardians of memory and descendants of both perpetrators and survivors of past injustices work together.    In “The Return of Orality” Haun Saussy identifies the Odyssey as a work enact- ing return...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (3): 279–287.
Published: 01 June 2008
... and genocide and will thereby discourage the perpetration of similar crimes. This is certainly one of the driving principles of Holocaust studies. But Weine argues that this belief is, sadly, a misap- prehension. There is no historical or contemporary evidence that the widespread knowledge and...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 327–334.
Published: 01 June 2009
.... Poulin’s protagonists, a pure laine Quebec writer and his métisse woman companion, identify with the aspirations of American explorers and pioneers, some of whom are shown to be French, while condemning the violence perpetrated against native peoples. Although participating in the fascination...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 186–188.
Published: 01 March 2008
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 188–192.
Published: 01 March 2008
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 193–197.
Published: 01 March 2008