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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Alfred J. López The central proposition of this essay is that a reading of the plantation as an archive, rather than as a single unified, stable signifier, offers possibilities for understanding the plantation image's continued efficacy as a signifier for today's postcolonial, postglobal South...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 244–255.
Published: 01 June 2009
... over them by the Plantation model of social control persist. In Poetics of Relation Édouard Glissant succinctly describes the Plantation as “an organization formed in a social pyramid, confi ned within an enclosure, function- ing apparently as an autarky but actually dependent...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 202–218.
Published: 01 June 2022
... with creolization are in linguistics ( Cardoso ), and through displacement: of indentured laborers from Indian heartlands to the Indian Ocean and Caribbean islands where the plantation system had pressed out “Creole” as a recognized descriptor (for language, people, food), and that in turn generated a political...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 94–113.
Published: 01 March 2015
... to the “jvalant” (fiery), “chid” (angered), “santap” (enraged) qualities of the “Negro literature” of today (Dalitance Vidrohi 3–4). Drawing a rela- tionship between Black literature and the history of African American enslave- ment, Wankhade explained how the duality that split the plantation also split...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 327–334.
Published: 01 June 2009
... of Martinique in a Caribbean region bounded on the north by the oppres- sive plantation economy of the U.S. South. And, in later years, Césaire certainly felt a bond with independent Haiti and found inspiration in the work of his Cuban friend, painter Wilfredo Lam. Yet his attention was also captured...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 452–454.
Published: 01 December 2017
... and newly crafted stories from the postcolonial South can be regarded as world literature by virtue of their original engagement with this process. Examining lit- erary texts that deal with the consequences of imposing capitalist temporality through the plantation system in Jamaica, the alignment...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 340–360.
Published: 01 September 2014
... person as a fictitious testimonial recounting the effects of the drug trade in the Sierra Madre of Chi- huahua.10 Rascón Banda tells of his travels back to his native Santa Rosa, a small village surrounded by farms and clandestine drug plantations, where he intends to find the time and space away...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (2): 131–149.
Published: 01 June 2021
... Viguier for introducing me to Baltrop’s work. Works Cited Allen Nicholas , Groom Nick , and Smith Jos , eds. Coastal Works: Cultures of the Atlantic Edge . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2017 . Allewaert Monique . Ariel’s Ecology: Plantations, Personhood...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 333–353.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., Tom Delay, Newt Gingrich, Dick Armey, and Bill Clinton, for example7) that it is revealing to follow Cash’s de- scription of the way Southern ideology reflects its encounter with African Ameri- cans in the plantation system prior to the Civil War. Cash’s book is marred by paternalist racial...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (3): 287–311.
Published: 01 September 2015
...-nineteenth- century work on the plantation, evoking for the reader familiar with French and African literatures similar scenes in Emile Zola and Sembene Ousmane. Le Clézio describes the punishing labor of the workers from the point of view of the scared young boy, Alexis, who is venturing...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 283–301.
Published: 01 June 2010
... Sasportas from plantation to plantation while secretly gathering information about the status of rebellion across the island. Yet the separation Debuisson had achieved between his past life and his present political ideals quickly becomes blurred once Debuisson —​the political agitator —​ presents...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2017
... as “hydro-colonial irrigation COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 4 Indian Oceans, two arenas normally kept apart (the first versus the second British empire; the plantation economy versus trade and commerce; the realm of “race” versus that of “caste”; Christian versus Muslim; West versus East). Instead...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (4): 403–420.
Published: 01 December 2021
... that of the virile and patriotic mambí , usually by recourse to the symbols of the “torch” and the “machete.” Cubans had waged their war on the colonial economy, and no other strategy was more effective than their incendiary war on the colony’s most lucrative resource, namely the sugar plantations. Such a strategy...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 83–85.
Published: 01 January 2001
...] between master and slave,” Schad speeds ahead to make fresh connec- tions with cultural context: “‘Mr. Sludge’ is not only written by the son of a former master of a West Indian plantation but published within eighteen months of Abraham Lincoln’s emancipation of slaves” (p. 100). Perhaps...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 86–87.
Published: 01 January 2001
...] between master and slave,” Schad speeds ahead to make fresh connec- tions with cultural context: “‘Mr. Sludge’ is not only written by the son of a former master of a West Indian plantation but published within eighteen months of Abraham Lincoln’s emancipation of slaves” (p. 100). Perhaps...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 88–90.
Published: 01 January 2001
...] between master and slave,” Schad speeds ahead to make fresh connec- tions with cultural context: “‘Mr. Sludge’ is not only written by the son of a former master of a West Indian plantation but published within eighteen months of Abraham Lincoln’s emancipation of slaves” (p. 100). Perhaps...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 January 2001
...] between master and slave,” Schad speeds ahead to make fresh connec- tions with cultural context: “‘Mr. Sludge’ is not only written by the son of a former master of a West Indian plantation but published within eighteen months of Abraham Lincoln’s emancipation of slaves” (p. 100). Perhaps...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 93–96.
Published: 01 January 2001
...] between master and slave,” Schad speeds ahead to make fresh connec- tions with cultural context: “‘Mr. Sludge’ is not only written by the son of a former master of a West Indian plantation but published within eighteen months of Abraham Lincoln’s emancipation of slaves” (p. 100). Perhaps...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): 215–228.
Published: 01 June 2002
... homecoming, his parents dead, and no funds to support him. Instead of remaining at home he departs for Portugal to receive large funds from the Brazilian plantation he had owned before being ship- wrecked—a plantation that has been worked by slaves during the thirty-five years he was away (277). Whereas...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 389–403.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., Japan, Korea, and the Philippines who settled and worked the sugar plantations in the late nineteenth century and worked their way into social and political prominence during and after World War II, express- ing the democratic (and Democratic Party) march to American statehood.11 This Asian-Pacific...