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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 1-25.
Published: 01 January 2009
... that has not yet been plotted. The purpose of this essay is to stake out some parameters for such a study by establishing Homer's Iliad as an exemplary text. I then extend my inquiry into the relationship between doubt and portrayals of subjectivity and to two plays, Sophocles' Philoctetes and...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (3): 312-318.
Published: 01 September 2015
... . Heaney Seamus . The Cure at Troy: A Version of Sophocles' Philoctetes . New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux , 1991 . Print . Homer . Odyssey. Vols. 4 & 5 of Homeri Opera . Ed. Monro David B. Allen Thomas W. . Oxford : Oxford UP , 1975 . Print . Jakobson Roman...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 288-302.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Cure at Troy: A Version of Sophocles' Philoctetes . New York : Farrar, Strauss and Giroux , 1991 . Print . ———. Foreword . Lifelines . Ed. MacMonagle Niall . Dublin : Town House , 1992 . n.p. Print . ———. “‘Me’ as in ‘Metre’: On Translating Antigone.” Rebel Women: Staging...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (2): 177-185.
Published: 01 March 2003
... psychanalyse (1959-60) . Paris : Seuil, 1986 . ____. Le Séminaire livre XI: Les quatre concepts fondamentaux de la psychanalyse . Paris: Seuil (Points), 1973 . Lloyd-Jones, Hugh, ed. and trans. Sophocles. Antigone—The Women of Trachis—Philoctetes—Oedipus at Colonus . Cambridge, MA and London...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 1-32.
Published: 01 March 2012
... contrast to their romantic successors, early modern critics prized Attic tragedies (Philoctetes, Alcestis, The Trojan Women, and The Phoenician Women) that consisted of little more than scenes of suffering and woe laced together. They also elevated to the purple abandoned lovers like Dido and...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 387-402.
Published: 01 September 2006
... humanis- tic heritage for the benefit of our people” (cited in Seidensticker 305). In this light, the work of Böll and the other contributors could be assessed as analogous to Heiner Müller’s Philoctetes and Peter Hacks’s Amphitryon, along with a host of other East German experiments. In short...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (2): 185-190.
Published: 01 March 2003
... psychanalyse. Paris: Seuil (Points), 1973. Lloyd-Jones, Hugh, ed. and trans. Sophocles. Antigone—The Women of Trachis—Philoctetes—Oedipus at Colonus. Cambridge, MA and London: Harvard University Press, 1994. Miller, R.D. Schiller and the Ideal of Freedom. A Study of Schiller’s Philosophical Works...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (2): 119-139.
Published: 01 March 2007
... and the responsibility to obey the law of the land. Other examples might include Medea, driven to exact her own terrible justice by a law that refuses to acknowledge her claims; Neoptolemus, torn be- tween his duty to the community and duties arising from the trust and friendship of Philoctetes...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (4): 293-319.
Published: 01 September 2003
... sufferings of Philoctetes (in drama), and the sculptural model of the Laocoon itself must have been available to Poussin, as they were to Lessing. TIME, SPACE, AND ILLUSION: KEATS & POUSSIN /305 Probably yes, but the repetition with variation directs us to perceive the simul...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (3): 328-331.
Published: 01 September 2011
... Polynices an object of torture? After all, pain, that most ambiguous of corporeal signs, “cannot touch a corpse,” as a fragment from Aeschylus’s lost Philoctetes  states. I raise these questions not to dispute the claim that the body materializes hidden powers and divine justice in the Theban plays...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (3): 331-335.
Published: 01 September 2011
... publicly staged torture and Creon’s consignment of Antigone to a rock-tomb? Is the desecrated corpse of Polynices an object of torture? After all, pain, that most ambiguous of corporeal signs, “cannot touch a corpse,” as a fragment from Aeschylus’s lost Philoctetes  states. I raise these questions...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (3): 336-339.
Published: 01 September 2011
... Polynices an object of torture? After all, pain, that most ambiguous of corporeal signs, “cannot touch a corpse,” as a fragment from Aeschylus’s lost Philoctetes  states. I raise these questions not to dispute the claim that the body materializes hidden powers and divine justice in the Theban plays...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (3): 339-343.
Published: 01 September 2011
... publicly staged torture and Creon’s consignment of Antigone to a rock-tomb? Is the desecrated corpse of Polynices an object of torture? After all, pain, that most ambiguous of corporeal signs, “cannot touch a corpse,” as a fragment from Aeschylus’s lost Philoctetes  states. I raise these questions...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (1): 33-62.
Published: 01 January 2007