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Comparative Literature (1 September 2014) 66 (3): 301–321.
Published: 01 September 2014
... understand the political significance and performative force of their philosophical writing. The essay attends to the resonance generated when each thinker's words become the circumstances for reading the other's. In the disarming experience of astonishment Levinas and Emerson seek alternatives to...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2015) 67 (1): 79–93.
Published: 01 March 2015
... readers, after Sedgwick, who emphasize James's style rather than his biography. However, in none of those recent discussions do notions of temporal or stylistic queerness in James's work resonate with the ideas about gendered time and language that are central to Duras's approach, and to twentieth-century...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2009) 61 (4): 367–387.
Published: 01 September 2009
... influences and inflections, an implicit poetics that stands in opposition to his explicit pronouncements. Over the course of his long career, Shlonsky and his critics largely erased from his canonical image the Yiddish resonances and rhythms that surface in his early poetry, as well as the affiliations with...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2011) 63 (3): 307–327.
Published: 01 September 2011
... then consider how the portrayal of anti-Semitism in the novels resonates with cultural debates about historical anti-Semitism — particularly the contested anti-Semitism of the right-wing dictatorship that governed Argentina from 1976 to 1983. Specifically, I suggest that the “splitting” of Jews that...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2015) 67 (3): 246–266.
Published: 01 September 2015
... in ways that resonate with the Odyssey 's own preoccupations. The conceptual framework used to bring these poets into dialogue draws from ancient skepticism as a posture or way of being in the world that shapes philosophical and literary works bound up in what the Pyrrhonists called “the searching...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2015) 67 (1): 94–113.
Published: 01 March 2015
... restrictive language of the caste system. By constructing a racialized, “culturally dualistic” America, Wankhade's Marathi essays sought in African American narratives a way of describing the historical trauma, alienated labor, and “double consciousness” of Black life that could resonate with Dalit...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2016) 68 (2): 141–154.
Published: 01 June 2016
... presumed canonicity, whether Eurocentric or otherwise, but by their worldliness. It turns to the global decolonial moment of the 1960s to read that world historical event as a world literary event. By framing the racial, national, and imperial formations that resonate out from Bandung and China, the essay...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2016) 68 (1): 75–95.
Published: 01 March 2016
... . In particular, Pnin resonates not only with the text of McCarthy's novel but also with McCarthy's practice of appropriating the lives of others in her fiction. In important respects, McCarthy and Nabokov take their cue from Dostoevsky's The Possessed , but while McCarthy depoliticizes Dostoevsky's...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2011) 63 (2): 182–202.
Published: 01 June 2011
... listening with all its being16), the question does not involve listening to the “call of Being,” but listening to the resonance of sense.2 The triumvirate of auditory concepts Nancy builds around the three “senses” of the word “sense” recalls and revises Heidegger’s triumvirate: listening to sense as...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2000) 52 (2): 179–182.
Published: 01 March 2000
... such inevitable compromise can be found in the volume’s subtitle. The utilitarian English— “The Uses of Books in the Fourteenth Century”—fails to capture the resonances of the French phrase, in which “La fréquentation des livres au XIVe siècle” (my emphasis) implies not only how books were used...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2000) 52 (2): 182–184.
Published: 01 March 2000
... utilitarian English— “The Uses of Books in the Fourteenth Century”—fails to capture the resonances of the French phrase, in which “La fréquentation des livres au XIVe siècle” (my emphasis) implies not only how books were used but also a familiar, friendly connection with them, the frequenting of books...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2000) 52 (2): 184–185.
Published: 01 March 2000
... utilitarian English— “The Uses of Books in the Fourteenth Century”—fails to capture the resonances of the French phrase, in which “La fréquentation des livres au XIVe siècle” (my emphasis) implies not only how books were used but also a familiar, friendly connection with them, the frequenting of books...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2000) 52 (2): 186–188.
Published: 01 March 2000
.... The utilitarian English— “The Uses of Books in the Fourteenth Century”—fails to capture the resonances of the French phrase, in which “La fréquentation des livres au XIVe siècle” (my emphasis) implies not only how books were used but also a familiar, friendly connection with them, the...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2000) 52 (2): 188–192.
Published: 01 March 2000
... utilitarian English— “The Uses of Books in the Fourteenth Century”—fails to capture the resonances of the French phrase, in which “La fréquentation des livres au XIVe siècle” (my emphasis) implies not only how books were used but also a familiar, friendly connection with them, the frequenting of books...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2016) 68 (2): 107–115.
Published: 01 June 2016
... the ways both formations labor in the intimately entangled afterlives of slavery and colonialism. This forum is a listening post to hear the sometimes-cacophonous echoes resonating out of the space between Comparative Literature and Comparative Ethnic Studies, particularly as they conjugate...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2015) 67 (3): 241–245.
Published: 01 September 2015
... the porousness of identity that are such promi- nent features of the Odyssey resonate in a world of global positioning systems where communities far removed from one another speak instantaneously across distances, bringing us into face-time with those who are oceans and continents away...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2012) 64 (2): 230–232.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Semiotic Tradition.” Semiotica 170 . 1/4 ( 2008 ): 169 – 85 . Print . ———. From Historicity to Fictionality: The Chinese Poetics of Narrative . Stanford : Stanford UP , 1994 . Print . Pan Daan . The Lyrical Resonance between Chinese Poets and Painters: The Tradition and Poetics of...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2017) 69 (3): 303–314.
Published: 01 September 2017
... constraint’s generativity or “potential” (to use that key Oulipian term), but also the way in which, much like the lipogram at the heart of La Disparition, the distinct structural form of Alphabetical Africa resonates with the thematic concerns of the book. I then explore how certain themes generated...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2010) 62 (1): 41–54.
Published: 01 January 2010
... connec- tions with the French traduction, or translation, to resonate fully. One of the most familiar literary occurrences of the word “traduce” is found in certain English translations of the opening sentence of Kafka’s The Trial: “Someone must have traduced Joseph K., for without having done...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2014) 66 (3): 365–368.
Published: 01 September 2014
... century, thus making the Habesha “among the earliest Christian kingdoms in the world” (33). In fact, this book argues, Johnson undertook the translation of Le Grand because it resonated with his own internal religious debates and because engaging with African Christianity “was a way of thinking...