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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 283–301.
Published: 01 June 2010
... auf dem Galgen” (“Light on the Gallows”) and Carpentier's El siglo de las luces ( Explosion in a Cathedral ), revolutionary agents of the French government face the question of whether to prioritize official policy or solidarity with the oppressed in their work to advance emancipatory ideas. In light...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (2): 227–246.
Published: 01 June 2014
... poem “Cubes” (1934), a reading of which forms the second part of this essay. “Cubes” exhibits poetic innovations provoked by his engagement with Mayakovskian poetics — particularly with Mayakovsky's notion that revolutionary poetry succeeded best when it both invoked and transgressed the rules...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 185–206.
Published: 01 June 2015
... White would have been a fascinating film, advancing a cross-racial International committed both to left revolutionary politics and modernist experimentation. I then explain Hughes's dubious account by arguing that it enabled him to distance himself from the Soviet-oriented left on his own terms...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 375–393.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Rosa Mucignat This article considers how the concept of national character changed in post-revolutionary Europe by examining how Italians are depicted in Madame de Staël's Corinne , Percy Bysshe Shelley's “Lines Written among the Euganean Hills,” and Giacomo Leopardi's “La ginestra.” I show how...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 394–414.
Published: 01 December 2015
... complex interplay between diegesis and mimesis at the heart of the plays. Shelley and Artaud might then be seen to co-opt the trauma scenario as an epistemological paradigm whereby their theaters assume revolutionary potential. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 Shelley Artaud Cenci trauma...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (4): 367–387.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Imaginism to create his own idiosyncratic Hebrew modernism. At the center of his modernist poetry and manifestoes is a chameleon-like lyrical “I” that dominates the text as it unfolds. Shlonsky brilliantly used a new literary Hebrew to create himself as a revolutionary modernist poet. Like many of his...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (3): 270–285.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Søren Kierkegaard's dissertation On the Concept of Irony with Continual Reference to Socrates and Antonio Gramsci's prison notes on the usefulness of irony and sarcasm for revolutionary politics. The essay places Kierkegaard's canonical and conservative evaluation of irony in dialog with Gramsci's...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (4): 407–428.
Published: 01 December 2012
... philosopher, mystic, correspondent, revolutionary, martyr, memoirist, or stylist, his readings of Baudelaire are inadequate. The essay, proceeding in three parts, first offers an account of the surprisingly uncritical reception of Benjamin as a reader of Baudelaire. Second, it examines Benjamin's crude...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (4): 408–428.
Published: 01 December 2013
... process of literary praxis in which aesthetic-ideological formations are rigorously critiqued and tested against three mutually constitutive concerns: Upward's personal transformation as a Marxist, the specific demands of the revolutionary movement in England, and the work of narrative itself. Rather than...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 35–42.
Published: 01 March 2014
... the apparent end of revolutionary resistance movements — so that we can continue to act in their aftermath. The essay does not relinquish the possibility of political commitment in an uncertain political moment but makes a claim for the value of reading well in order to adjudicate among the...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (4): 456–459.
Published: 01 December 2016
... were being liquidated or discontinued —​he denied the existence of Soviet anti-Semitism on his return to the United States, “maintaining the party line over all other considerations” (178). In many ways this incident outlines the ambitions, the obsta- cles, and what Lee calls the “revolutionary...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 316–339.
Published: 01 September 2020
... l’armée révolutionnaire dès 1928 (122; a literal copy of the Chinese text. It consists of three key rules of discipline and eight recommendations that Mao Zedong established with the Revolutionary Army in mind as early as 1928). 6 The PRC was an important player in the cloak and dagger world...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 225–227.
Published: 01 June 2011
... help to produce and remake these objective conditions” (10). Tadiar’s knowledge of these practices comes from a diverse array of poems, stories, novels, manifestoes, and revolutionary handbooks. Most of these have been consigned, but for Tadiar’s work, to the waste bin of “protest literature...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 227–230.
Published: 01 June 2011
... help to produce and remake these objective conditions” (10). Tadiar’s knowledge of these practices comes from a diverse array of poems, stories, novels, manifestoes, and revolutionary handbooks. Most of these have been consigned, but for Tadiar’s work, to the waste bin of “protest literature...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 230–234.
Published: 01 June 2011
... help to produce and remake these objective conditions” (10). Tadiar’s knowledge of these practices comes from a diverse array of poems, stories, novels, manifestoes, and revolutionary handbooks. Most of these have been consigned, but for Tadiar’s work, to the waste bin of “protest literature...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 141–154.
Published: 01 June 2016
... . Hinderliter Beth . “An International Alliance of ‘Colored Humanity’: Robert Williams in Asia.” Journal of Postcolonial Writing ( July , 2014 ). Web. Accessed 8 July 2014 . Ho Chi Minh City Office of the Hoa (Huzhimingshi huaren gongzuochu) . Records of the Hoa Revolutionary Activities in...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (1): 99–101.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Revolutionary Age . New York : New Press , 1997 . Print . BOOK REVIEWS / 99 Works Cited Adorno, Theodor W. Minima Moralia: Reflections on a Damaged Life. Trans. E.F.N. Jepchott. London: Verso...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (3): 256–267.
Published: 01 June 2002
... translatability of Marxist revolutionary theory with the untranslatable features of specific non-European historical and cultural contexts,” adapting that theory “to the exigencies of local contexts” (156). With these thinkers it is always-already a case of “Marxism and . . and it is a large part of Young’s...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (3): 316–324.
Published: 01 September 2012
... indication is the recent publication in North America of outstanding and comprehensive studies devoted to re-assessing Camus’ life and career, his philosophy, and especially the central role he played in the debates over the legitimacy of revolutionary violence and Stalinism in postwar Europe and the...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (4): 429–449.
Published: 01 December 2013
... for their treaty rights. Almanac of the Dead  is itself a testament to five hundred years of indigenous resistance, as it inter- weaves accounts of anti-colonial insurgencies with the stories of contemporary revolutionaries. Whereas in Letters  Teresa perpetuates conceptions of Mexican Indians...