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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 March 2012
...A. Sean Pue Modernist Urdu poet N.M. Rashed's Iran men ajnabi ( A Stranger in Iran , 1957), published ten years after the partition of British India, describes the experiences of an Indian Muslim soldier in the British Indian Army occupying Iran during World War II. Rashed's narrator searches...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 331–354.
Published: 01 September 2008
... reproduces Agamemnon’s weeping and covering of his eyes: As she spoke these words, her father who for long had appeared bloodthirsty and more savage than a tigress, was suffused with tears and covered his eyes with his garment, and condemned both him- self and his rash...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 247–263.
Published: 01 June 2022
... was marred by their family’s fall from grace when his well-known textile-dealer grandfather, at the end of his life, reduced the family to penury following a “slew of rash investments, incurring an enormous burden of debt” ( Ghosh, River 43 ). When his longtime confidant Zadig Bey provokes him to consider...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 55–67.
Published: 01 January 2010
... around him, to be dis- appointingly fallacious: “everything has duped me —all of this theatrical, pathetic stuff — the promises of a volatile maiden, a mother’s moist gaze, the knocking on the wall, a neighbor’s friendliness, and, fi nally, those hills which broke out in a deadly rash” (204–05...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): 215–228.
Published: 01 June 2002
... home, while rash, is nevertheless culturally acceptable in an age of “indi- vidualism” (Watt 165), in Vitlin its resonance is far more radical, since among his potential readership only a small minority (the maskilim) affirmed the mandates of individualism. Once aboard, the narrator describes...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (3): 291–306.
Published: 01 September 2011
... a small young doe that he has killed, the meaning of Salish masculinity comes fully into play. Archilde mocks his pathetic prize and Louis reacts angrily to what he takes to be a challenge to his masculinity. Catharine then scolds Louis for his rashness, further emasculating him. But before...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 389–403.
Published: 01 September 2001
... region.14 Although I have touched upon various issues, jumped across disciplinary bor- ders and national frames, and made many rash assertions, I would like to remain critically affirmative of the kind of relevant, engaged and fresh work such inter- related research and teaching projects can do...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 33–48.
Published: 01 March 2012
... poem opens in the third person, “C’est en vain qu’au Par- nasse un téméraire auteur / Pense de l’art des vers atteindre la hauteur,” the Soame/Dryden translation begins with a direct address: “Rash Author, ‘tis a vain presumptuous Crime / To undertake the Sacred Art of Rhyme.” Soame/Dryden drop...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 142–160.
Published: 01 June 2011
... landscape he undergoes all kinds of physical abuse: he injures himself falling down hillsides, contracts skin rashes from nettles, endures snowballs thrown by children, and is bitten by a dog. Later in his career, he becomes head of the State Boundaries Commission (Leiter der staatlichen Meßkommission...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 274–295.
Published: 01 September 2016
... to Cato’s, presents it not as a rash act propelled by erotic desire but as a rational, volitional choice. Here Boccaccio successfully minimizes the courtly love conventions that figure more prominently in other exempla, although the care with which he does so points to the attractiveness of those...