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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 455–457.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Mike Chasar Poetry and Its Others: News, Prayer, Song, and the Dialogue of Genres . By Ramazani Jahan . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2014 . 285 p. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 BOOK REVIEWS / 455...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (4): 367–387.
Published: 01 September 2009
... in a coat of many colors And with the dawn lead me to toil. My land is wrapped in light like a prayer shawl, Houses stand like frontlets Roads stream like phylactery straps, paved by many palms. Here the lovely...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): 215–228.
Published: 01 June 2002
... is settled on the island. Within hours of landing on the island, Alter-Leb is outwardly transforming into a devout Jew: he chants Hebrew prayers (1:26), manifesting for the first time that he practices Judaism. His prayers bring comfort and give him strength. In- wardly the tie with Jewishness may...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 203–223.
Published: 01 June 2020
..., 23 gives voice here to the desertion of his voice, which is why it can be said after this citation, without contradiction: “But thus he lay merely with his mouth in the dust” (195). For all anyone could tell, his prayer may even be voicing the words that Veronika had spoken when she had called...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 91–110.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Law . London : Macmillan , 1910 . Print . ———. Dante: Six Sermons . 2nd ed. London : Elkin Mathews , 1890 . Print . ———. Is Christianity Practical? London : William Reeves , 1884 . Print . ———. Our Prayer and Our Politics . London : Swan Sonnenschein, Le Bas & Lowrey...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (4): 436–454.
Published: 01 December 2019
... ( Vielgötterei ) in the third stanza. The first lost word is the German one, Schwester , which could refer, on the biographical level, to Celan’s bond with Sachs, and more generally to the sense of linguistic estrangement from the German language itself. The evocation of the two prayers, Kaddish and Yizkor...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (3): 295–316.
Published: 01 September 2018
... of the “cognitive imperialism” ( Battiste 113, 120 ) that infused the introduction of print and alphabetic literacy into Indigenous societies and of Indigenous efforts to appropriate and “indigenize” those technologies. 7 “Prayer” is one translation of the Hawaiian word pule ; in their entry for pupule...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 179–182.
Published: 01 March 2000
... on the Left who have failed to “grasp the deep affective practices and meanings that underlie mere statistics on subur- ban demographics or school prayer. Between Jesus and the Market does supply empirical data on these issues, but its unwavering focus is the emotional terrain between—between absolutist...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 182–184.
Published: 01 March 2000
... on the Left who have failed to “grasp the deep affective practices and meanings that underlie mere statistics on subur- ban demographics or school prayer. Between Jesus and the Market does supply empirical data on these issues, but its unwavering focus is the emotional terrain between—between absolutist...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 184–185.
Published: 01 March 2000
... on the Left who have failed to “grasp the deep affective practices and meanings that underlie mere statistics on subur- ban demographics or school prayer. Between Jesus and the Market does supply empirical data on these issues, but its unwavering focus is the emotional terrain between—between absolutist...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 186–188.
Published: 01 March 2000
... on the Left who have failed to “grasp the deep affective practices and meanings that underlie mere statistics on subur- ban demographics or school prayer. Between Jesus and the Market does supply empirical data on these issues, but its unwavering focus is the emotional terrain between—between absolutist...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 188–192.
Published: 01 March 2000
... on the Left who have failed to “grasp the deep affective practices and meanings that underlie mere statistics on subur- ban demographics or school prayer. Between Jesus and the Market does supply empirical data on these issues, but its unwavering focus is the emotional terrain between—between absolutist...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 348–350.
Published: 01 September 2017
... less surprising is the fact that Yeshurun’s poem echoes the only Hassidic Yiddish prayer to have entered the canon of Jewish liturgy: “Gott fon Abram,” by Rabbi Levy Yitshak of Berditshev. Yeshurun demonstrates the “un-cleanness” of his Hebrew by using expressions such as “hap lap” (un-serious...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 March 2022
... ) Césaire’s “prière virile” ( Césaire, Journal 128 ; “robust prayer,” Césaire, Journal 129) is directed not to God, but to himself. It resists the stultifying effects of both a transcendental solution and the spectacle. And what Césaire asks of himself—of his “body” and “soul,” as well as his “heart...
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Comparative Literature (2024) 76 (1): 65–85.
Published: 01 March 2024
..., remains a closely guarded secret (57), takes anxious care to keep his religious identity and practice secret. Yet his prayer is nevertheless revealed as a further locus of empathic recognition. For just as his “ma‘unat al-muḥtājīn” (177; supplication for those in need) reaches a fevered pitch, al-Jazzar...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (1): 14–28.
Published: 01 January 2008
... prayer, he tailors the experience to his own tastes and talents, elevating literary concerns above all others: Sed quid horum omnium scire, quid ve de his loqui possum, peccator infelix et peccati mei pondus ac vincula circumferens, qui vel amore literarum amicum otio et literis locum amo, vel fortasse...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (1): 81–95.
Published: 01 January 2008
.... Cervantes ingeniously incorporates the prayer to Saint Apollonia from Celes- tina’s act 4 on different occasions, but particularly in Part Two of the Quijote (chapters 4, 7, and 15), framing the episode in which Sansón Carrasco appears as el Caballero de la Blanca Luna (“the Knight of the White Moon...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 225–227.
Published: 01 June 2011
... of revolutionary hope slide into a fatalistic conviction that all revolution- ary movements against late capitalism are bound to be absorbed, sublated, or subsumed by it? “Divine sorrow,” she writes, “is, in my thinking, a placeholder —​a prayer, perhaps —​for forms of political agency and notions...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 227–230.
Published: 01 June 2011
... of revolutionary hope slide into a fatalistic conviction that all revolution- ary movements against late capitalism are bound to be absorbed, sublated, or subsumed by it? “Divine sorrow,” she writes, “is, in my thinking, a placeholder —​a prayer, perhaps —​for forms of political agency and notions...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 230–234.
Published: 01 June 2011
... of revolutionary hope slide into a fatalistic conviction that all revolution- ary movements against late capitalism are bound to be absorbed, sublated, or subsumed by it? “Divine sorrow,” she writes, “is, in my thinking, a placeholder —​a prayer, perhaps —​for forms of political agency and notions...