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Comparative Literature (1 December 2017) 69 (4): 355–369.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Stefanie Heine This article examines how breathing pauses organize prose rhythm in ancient rhetoric and in modernist texts. In Virginia Woolf’s “Time Passes” and “The Lady in the Looking Glass: A Reflection” as well as in a late chapter of Robert Musil’s The Man Without Qualities , breath is...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2018) 70 (2): 235–245.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Stefanos Geroulanos Saussy Haun . The Ethnography of Rhythm . New York : Fordham University Press , 2016 . Copyright © 2018 by University of Oregon 2018 Oral literature follows rules that differ from those observed by written literature; it enjoys different privileges...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2019) 71 (1): 64–85.
Published: 01 March 2019
... Novel . Forster first advanced the idea of expansion in his chapter “Pattern and Rhythm,” as he was trying to express the literary equivalent of “the whole rhythm of a symphony”: In music fiction is likely to find its nearest parallel. . . . Music, though it does not employ human beings, though it is...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2013) 65 (1): 46–61.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., historical time as the effect of a notion of rhythm that is bound neither to the imperial authority of history nor to mathematical measures, but rather emerges in the variety and contradictoriness of traces that language impresses upon itself, through the play of shifting economies of meaning, changing image...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2017) 69 (4): 430–448.
Published: 01 December 2017
... to draw the traditional rhythm of English blank verse into uneasy relation with the sound of classical epic (traditionally composed in dactylic hexameter). Concomitant with this rhythmic counterpoint is a contrast of voices in the translation, varying between a hard-edged, consonantal “Anglo-Saxon...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2019) 71 (2): 194–212.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Boris Maslov; Tatiana Nikitina Abstract Building on statistical approaches to poetic meter, this article puts forward a new quantitative method for exploring syllabo-accentual verse that takes into account several formal properties, including rhythm, rhyming, and stanzaic architecture. Against the...
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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 January 2000) 52 (1): 72–86.
Published: 01 January 2000
... Late Romantic Lied.” Musical Quarterly 59.4 ( 1973 ): 497 -518. ____. The Lied: Mirror of Late Romanticism . New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1996 . Lahey, G.F. Gerard Manley Hopkins . London: Oxford University Press, 1931 . Leech, G.N. “Music in Metre: “Sprung Rhythm” in...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2006) 58 (2): 170–173.
Published: 01 March 2006
... the limits of Heidegger’s and Gadamer’s philosophies of language for exploring the linguistic diversity of historical communities. His new book introduces the idea of rhythm—social, corporeal, and linguistic—in order to give us new ways to articulate the ongoing transformations in our globalized...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2006) 58 (2): 173–174.
Published: 01 March 2006
... communities. His new book introduces the idea of rhythm—social, corporeal, and linguistic—in order to give us new ways to articulate the ongoing transformations in our globalized world. Michon begins with an overview of theories of globalization, concluding that although there is general consensus...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2006) 58 (2): 175–177.
Published: 01 March 2006
... diversity of historical communities. His new book introduces the idea of rhythm—social, corporeal, and linguistic—in order to give us new ways to articulate the ongoing transformations in our globalized world. Michon begins with an overview of theories of globalization, concluding that although...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2006) 58 (2): 177–180.
Published: 01 March 2006
... communities. His new book introduces the idea of rhythm—social, corporeal, and linguistic—in order to give us new ways to articulate the ongoing transformations in our globalized world. Michon begins with an overview of theories of globalization, concluding that although there is general consensus...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2006) 58 (2): 180–182.
Published: 01 March 2006
... linguistic diversity of historical communities. His new book introduces the idea of rhythm—social, corporeal, and linguistic—in order to give us new ways to articulate the ongoing transformations in our globalized world. Michon begins with an overview of theories of globalization, concluding that...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2006) 58 (2): 183–185.
Published: 01 March 2006
... linguistic diversity of historical communities. His new book introduces the idea of rhythm—social, corporeal, and linguistic—in order to give us new ways to articulate the ongoing transformations in our globalized world. Michon begins with an overview of theories of globalization, concluding that...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2015) 67 (3): 312–318.
Published: 01 September 2015
... years, we encounter new shapes and structures of human interdependence and of expression which are ‘oral’ in form even when the components of the situation may be non-verbal” (3). The rhythm of media history, then, is the long arc of the exile of orality and its triumphant return. Homeric song...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2002) 54 (2): 165–186.
Published: 01 March 2002
... are measured can only be comparatively, and therefore socially, determined. For al- though Whybrow consistently argues for a biological origin of mood, based on strictly biological rhythms, his case studies always seem to suggest that these moods must to some extent be determined by others; the...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2017) 69 (4): 449–452.
Published: 01 December 2017
..., alluring rhythms, and haunting phrases (352). These latter features are central to the pedagogical re-engagement with the lyric that Culler promotes. Culler argues that contemporary teaching of lyric poetry is grounded in definitions that misrepresent the genre: lyric as a form of dramatic monologue...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2017) 69 (2): 238–249.
Published: 01 June 2017
... protest poem” (158). What joins together these seemingly disparate poets is “a similar desire to reproduce the rhythm of insistence, to versify demand” (160), in line with the “rhetorical rhythms of the Parisian socialist poets” (171). Recognizing this shared period style allows for a more precise...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2011) 63 (2): 182–202.
Published: 01 June 2011
...- centric” affiliates, the image, symbol, emblem ( Jay 498). Thus, in “TheE cho of the Subject,” Lacoue-Labarthe not only deconstructs mimetic representation and the modes of subjective self-reflection associated with it. He also suggests that rhythm, as a dynamic auditory presence, is prior to the...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2015) 67 (3): 241–245.
Published: 01 September 2015
... language, rhythm, and gesture that captures the instant messaging of people in time and space. Despite the antiquity of dactylic hexameter, the oral formulaic character of classical epic, providing as it does both an encoded form for human experience as well as a flexible medium capable of...