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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 252–271.
Published: 01 September 2019
...L. Maria Bo Abstract This article examines Eileen Chang’s 1953 translation of Ernest Hemingway’s The Old Man and the Sea into Chinese as Cold War propaganda for the United States Information Service (USIS). It argues that this translation, meant to show the truth of democracy through its high...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (3): 241–268.
Published: 01 June 2007
... & Sword Books, 2005 . Wistrich, Robert S. Weekend in Munich: Art, Propaganda and Terror in the Third Reich . London: Pavillion Books, 1995 . Without Sanctuary . < http://www.withoutsanctuary.org >. MASKING NAZI VIOLENCE/241 BRETT ASHLEY...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 460–462.
Published: 01 December 2020
... describes as transforming from “colonial agent to father of Moroccan art” (214). Through his own art, the propaganda of the colonial administration, and the education of a generation of Moroccan traditional craft artisans, Bertuchi disseminated a vision of Morocco whose cultural origins lay in Spain. He...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 114–116.
Published: 01 March 2019
... of equality, as well as Lao She’s conceptual development of literature as propaganda, which he practiced in the States. Surprisingly approachable, the rigor of So’s analysis is nicely offset by the accessibility of his prose. Writing an alternative narrative to the high, orientalist modernism of Ezra...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (3): i–xxx.
Published: 01 June 2005
... the official record. They too participated in the creation of a body of texts about their experience of the war. They collaborated in the propagation of imperialist and militarist propaganda on all sides; many also drew poetic inspira- tion from their pain for Job-like lamentations. Yet they were long...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 199–217.
Published: 01 June 2016
... glorifying his country of exile, as if it were a paradise, in Brasilien. Ein Land der Zukunft (Brazil: Land of the Future). Zweig’s tragic death created a major embarrassment for Brazil’s authoritarian government: Getúlio Vargas’s minister of propaganda, Lourival Fontes, who had earlier praised Zweig...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (2): 238–249.
Published: 01 June 2017
... subtlety of his earlier fiction and the impact of propaganda” (259n64). The firm binary distinction through which this negative assessment is here articulated forcefully reinscribes the very “set of dichotomies —​between poetry and politics, aesthetic autonomy and engagement, lyric subjectivity...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 155–180.
Published: 01 June 2016
.... Mansfield Harvey C. Tarcov Nathan . Chicago : U of Chicago P , 1996 . Print . ——. The Prince: A Bilingual Edition . Trans. Musa Mark . New York : St. Martin's Press , 1964 . Print . Malcolm Noel . Reason of State, Propaganda, and the Thirty Years' War: An Unknown...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (2): 227–246.
Published: 01 June 2014
...  of Langston Hughes’s Picasso Period: Excavating Mayakovsky in Langston Hughes’s Verse “There’s only propaganda in Moscow,” charming ladies with artistic souls exclaimed.  —​Langston Hughes...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (1): 101–105.
Published: 01 March 2016
... to their illegiti- mate son ascending the throne, was deleted). While Tanizaki is often thought to be merely a victim of wartime censorship, Emmerich demonstrates how wholly production and pub- lication of this translation were enmeshed in the imperial propaganda machine, with the translator an apparently...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (2): 177–185.
Published: 01 March 2003
...-Nazi propaganda pieces for France’s most virulently collaborationist and anti-Semitic newspapers; both men were French “cul- tural emissaries” to the Reich; and both men paid for their fascism and collaborationism with their lives. Drieu committed suicide at the Liberation, and Brasillach was tried...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (2): 185–190.
Published: 01 March 2003
... BOOK REVIEWS/189 Française; both men wrote numerous overtly pro-Nazi propaganda pieces for France’s most virulently collaborationist and anti-Semitic newspapers; both men were French “cul- tural emissaries” to the Reich; and both men paid for their fascism and collaborationism...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (4): 408–428.
Published: 01 December 2013
... that naturalistic writing would merely be depressing, Upward moves on to discuss “exhortation” as a liter- ary mode, which, while “honest,” is disregarded as it “pretends to be typical, but isn’t —​is in other words crude propaganda.” Upward then comes to a decision: In short, I want to write a story or prose...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (3): 312–318.
Published: 01 September 2015
... for hated aliens rather than what its own propaganda said it was, a “return to the land.” He refused to vote in the procedure that handed Pétain dictatorial powers and in 1943 followed De Gaulle into exile —​late, but not too late to complete a heroic pat- tern with the return of the Free French...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (1): 24–43.
Published: 01 January 2006
... amnesia” about the Holocaust, that lends Kiefer’s work such edge.1 But Kiefer’s work is made precarious not only because he takes up the same Romantic painters that the Nazis used for their propaganda, but also because the epic, heroic, and Romantic qualities he exploits in his works are key elements...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (4): 450–465.
Published: 01 December 2013
... with the name of the German Führer involuntarily taints their identity. Moreover, the children are inevitably caught up in a war that their father’s activities make impossible to ignore. Helga and her sisters quickly become an instrument in Goebbels’s propaganda machine, in radio broadcasts and photo...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 243–261.
Published: 01 June 2004
... subversiveness: “this volume is far better propaganda for the present leadership of the country than any other form of ideological agitation, first of all because of the condemnation of an epoch full of abuses [the Stalinist-style precursors of the present government]. Things said in a symbolic manner...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 74–90.
Published: 01 March 2017
... . London : Penguin Books , 1990 . Print . Stuckey Jace . “Charlemagne as Crusader? Memory, Propaganda, and the Many Uses of Charlemagne's Legendary Expedition to Spain.” The Legend of Charlemagne in the Middle Ages: Power, Faith, and Crusade . Ed. Gabriele Matthew Stuckey Jace...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (1): 99–118.
Published: 01 March 2022
... a production company and a filmmakers’ collective connected to the Propaganda Department of the Italian Commuist Party). 10 Rimbau and Torreiro recall that “[g]racias a su condición de español, solicitó un permiso de rodaje para un hipotético documental sobre la arquitectura del Algarve que, en realidad...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (2): 187–190.
Published: 01 March 2002
... similar terms—over the appropriate En- glish response to the perception of German racial and military puissance. Orage’s enthu- siasm for things German was shared by many New Age contributors, who regularly ridiculed English insularity as well as the widespread anti-German propaganda of the period...