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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (4): 321–338.
Published: 01 September 2000
... Arabia . London: Nelson, 1969 . Lawrence, T.E. The Seven Pillars of Wisdom: A Triumph . 1926. New York: Anchor Books, Doubleday, 1991 . Mack, John E. A Prince of Our Disorder: The Life of T.E. Lawrence . Boston: Little-Brown & Co., 1976 . Mernissi, Fatima. Beyond the Veil: Male-Female...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., the plantation is known by its recurrent image — the white pillars projecting power and grace and explicitly linking the plantation with classical empires, the front porch with its rocking chairs that balance or undercut, with their implicit invitation and warmth, the imposing phallic pillars. Such...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 403–417.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Citizenship: German and Israeli Perspectives on Immigration . Ed. Daniel Levy and Yfaat Weiss. New York: Berghahn Books, 2002 . 239 -52. ____. “The Third Pillar? Toward a European Jewish Identity.” www.ceu.hu/jewishstudies/pdf/01_pinto.pdf (1999). (Also published in Jewish Studies at the Central...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (2): 140–157.
Published: 01 March 2007
... speaker, whose memories weigh as much as the stones that make these new pillars: Paris change! mais rien dans ma mélancolie N’a bougé! palais neufs, échafaudages, blocs, Vieux faubourgs, tout pour moi devient allégorie, Et mes chers souvenirs...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 246–261.
Published: 01 June 2010
... record in detail the architec- tural fabric of the city are often hampered by the paraphernalia of Habsburg rule. In the second volume of his work, for example, he is prevented from providing a detailed examination of a capital on the exterior of the Ducal Palace “because the pillar is encumbered...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (3): 270–285.
Published: 01 September 2012
..., Socrates grasps the pillars that support knowledge and tumbles everything down into the nothingness of ignorance” (40). Yet Socrates remains for Kierkegaard a heroic figure, who made it possible for new ideas (Chris- tianity, in particular) to grow out of the ruins he had helped create...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 141–154.
Published: 01 June 2016
..., through inten- tional miscalculation, directly caused the loss of her family’s meager fortune. From her mother and her aunt’s witness accounts, she hears that the Land Reform created revolutionary opportunists and local thugs who became elevated to the rank of “pillars of the peasantry” (28) and...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (1): 83–102.
Published: 01 March 2020
... to its representation and its cognizing becomes possible. Yet Baumgarten’s aesthetica generalis as founded on this triad of clarity, life, and attention is fraught with pitfalls and shortcomings that endanger both the stability of the triad’s interconnectedness and its individual pillars. The...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 235–245.
Published: 01 June 2018
... speech, including rhythmic or recurrent speech, speech that molds a knowledge of one’s society or self each time anew and differently—the idea that this oral perturbation remains a pillar of a system of knowledge deserves re-theorization in light of Saussy’s history of the hain-teny of ethnographer and...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 March 2016
... and without the necessity to be reciprocated. Already the opening lines of Book 3 praise the “happy groves of another world” beyond the Pillars of Hercules that harbor the “sacred” guaiacum tree as a new cure and a gift from heaven: Sed jam me nemora alterius foelicia mundi...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (2): 192–197.
Published: 01 March 2004
... account are the triple pillars of the early modern printing industry: license, entry, and patent. The first two of these combined to produce the Stationers’ industrial monopoly, as the governmental need to monitor both books and their printers led to a system of license and registration that placed the...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (2): 198–201.
Published: 01 March 2004
...” account of the actual industrial and literary practices—the “uneven developments”—from which these revolutionary landmarks emerged. The key elements in this account are the triple pillars of the early modern printing industry: license, entry, and patent. The first two of these combined to produce the...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (2): 201–203.
Published: 01 March 2004
...” account of the actual industrial and literary practices—the “uneven developments”—from which these revolutionary landmarks emerged. The key elements in this account are the triple pillars of the early modern printing industry: license, entry, and patent. The first two of these combined to produce the...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (2): 204–206.
Published: 01 March 2004
...” account of the actual industrial and literary practices—the “uneven developments”—from which these revolutionary landmarks emerged. The key elements in this account are the triple pillars of the early modern printing industry: license, entry, and patent. The first two of these combined to produce the...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (4): 331–346.
Published: 01 September 2004
... capitals of the pillars, and even rested upon myself, like a ray of sunlight straying down a nave, but a ray of sunlight which, at the moment when I received its caress, appeared conscious of where it fell. As for Mme. de Guermantes herself, since she remained there motionless, sitting like a mother who...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 55–67.
Published: 01 January 2010
... Pellico’s memoir, as those were frequently published together. The Spielberg (Špilberk) Fortress was originally a castle built by the Czech King Prˇemysl Otakar II around the mid-thirteenth century on a fairly low, but rather steep, rocky hill, and it initially served as a solid pillar of royal...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (2): 192–206.
Published: 01 June 2012
... produce perfect constructions, that is to say, uninteresting constructions” (“Vísperas de Bloomsday” 211). He defines this experiment as a postcolonial gesture that defies the hegemony of the British Empire by attacking one of its principle points of pride: a literary language whose pillars include...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (3): 319–332.
Published: 01 September 2015
... a beast/ to trulls who made a mockery of my mother/ and of me too —​you sluts, who lay with suitors.” He then tied one end of a hawser to a pillar/ and passed the other about the roundhouse top,/ taking the slack up, so that no one’s toes/ could touch the ground. They would be hung like doves...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (1): 68–82.
Published: 01 March 2020
... on the eastern front and as a prisoner of war has left him wounded both physically and mentally. To make things worse, the place he used to call home is nowhere to be found. Hamburg still lies in rubble. But more profoundly, the pillars of Beckmann’s life—his wife, parents, commanding officer, and...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 119–142.
Published: 01 March 2000
... terms Jonathan Dollimore employed for the transgressive tendencies of the English Jacobean theater: in a culture where a frontal assault on many of the intellectual pillars of its power arrangements is impossible, due to the repressive functions of Church and State, it is still possible to plant...