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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Shir Alon Abstract Focusing on Hebrew writer Orly Castel-Bloom’s novel Dolly City (1993), as well as on her short stories published in the same period, this essay analyzes how neoliberal principles of risk management, primarily risk privatization and speculation, shape postmodernist literary genres...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 105–113.
Published: 01 June 2018
... of alternatives? In the pursuit of lateral comparisons within the Global South, how are the risks of anachronism, untranslatability, and incommensurability to be managed across disparate contexts? subaltern vernacular Global South script dialect post-colonial studies Copyright © 2018...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 15–24.
Published: 01 March 2014
..., the underlying theme is a brush with death, a harrowing moment of morbid- ity from which one has managed to veer away. The concept of remediation partici- pates fully in this eco-motif, suggesting the restoration of some nearly lost vitality through the neutralization of its afflictions. This cluster...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 111–128.
Published: 01 March 2017
... by means of architecture and the management of consciousness on a global scale; it is also involved in “risk management” and espionage (Grunberg 131). The Dubai project itself mirrors the entanglement of culture, architecture, capitalism, and the military, since it involves the design of a giant...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (1): 44–58.
Published: 01 January 2006
... Zˇizˇek rather than Lacan partly for reasons of accessibility and audience. While Lacanian psycho- analysis has on occasion risked becoming an exclusive club open only to initiates, Zˇizˇek’s energetic turn toward popular culture, his sense of humor, and his relative accessibility have consistently...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (4): 408–425.
Published: 01 December 2018
... aucune saison. Maison, belle maison, trop belle pour nous qui vivons dehors, maison qui a tort parce qu’on ignore . . . Maison trop durable encore en face de la mort. (5: 298, 300) 2 Lie, adolescent weapon, torn from the fiery forge of risk. . . . Dagger grabbed any which way...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (3): 256–259.
Published: 01 June 2006
... literature risks leaving this astute critic open to the charge that he allows himself to be seduced by the colonialist and neo-colonialist rhetoric of some of these masculinist writers. More systematic cross-fertilization of his critical approach would...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (3): 259–261.
Published: 01 June 2006
... literature risks leaving this astute critic open to the charge that he allows himself to be seduced by the colonialist and neo-colonialist rhetoric of some of these masculinist writers. More systematic cross-fertilization of his critical approach would...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (3): 261–263.
Published: 01 June 2006
... literature risks leaving this astute critic open to the charge that he allows himself to be seduced by the colonialist and neo-colonialist rhetoric of some of these masculinist writers. More systematic cross-fertilization of his critical approach would...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (3): 263–265.
Published: 01 June 2006
... literature risks leaving this astute critic open to the charge that he allows himself to be seduced by the colonialist and neo-colonialist rhetoric of some of these masculinist writers. More systematic cross-fertilization of his critical approach would...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 383–401.
Published: 01 December 2011
... split that parataxis stages. The insertion of the Creole protagonist into the impe- rialist, heteronormative narrative of becoming-woman by becoming an English wife is managed by her stepmother, and emigration is imposed to counter the scandalous signs that she has inherited her father’s perverse...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (2): 158–176.
Published: 01 March 2007
... of elements . . . [that] give rise to institutions in patches,” he also says that society’s “decision makers manage these clouds [and] allocate our lives for the growth of power . . . opti- mizing the system’s performance—efficiency” (Lyotard xxiv). By systematizing a range of signs drawn from video...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (1): 119–140.
Published: 01 March 2022
... that attend what Baraka calls “the semantic rituals of power, the risk that an subaltern or outsider necessarily takes on by assuming fluency in the “jargon of power” rather than the language of their native lifeworld (“Expressive Language” 193, 195). As we will see, “Expressive Language” constitutes...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 111–115.
Published: 01 January 2011
... the empirically confirmed organs of cre- ativity (whether managed by fakers or original producers), we risk not just being conned but also not knowing the reality of art and by extension who we as a community of read- ers are. Critical approaches wherein production is “occluded by discursivity” (85...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 January 2011
... the empirically confirmed organs of cre- ativity (whether managed by fakers or original producers), we risk not just being conned but also not knowing the reality of art and by extension who we as a community of read- ers are. Critical approaches wherein production is “occluded by discursivity” (85...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 117–118.
Published: 01 January 2011
... the empirically confirmed organs of cre- ativity (whether managed by fakers or original producers), we risk not just being conned but also not knowing the reality of art and by extension who we as a community of read- ers are. Critical approaches wherein production is “occluded by discursivity” (85...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (4): 300–316.
Published: 01 September 2004
.... Whoever manages to succeed in such an effort, how- ever, may achieve a status that is, again, a sort of “degree zero” from which it is possible to start over. One can even dream of stripping until nothing remains, achieving an almost incorporeal stage where it is impossible to say if someone exists...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 116–129.
Published: 01 June 2016
... continues and justice does not arrive for the dead. The agency you must assert in speaking or writ- ing is itself conditioned by the violence before you position yourself for or against it, and any statement against injustice necessarily risks inviting or inciting the violence that proclaims itself...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 224–239.
Published: 01 June 2020
...” ( 135 ). With admirable brevity and precision, Derrida lays out the contradictions and potential ambiguities inherent in the phrase “as if in passing.” As an account of his own compositional practice, this is a description of an impossible balancing act. No matter how adroit in managing tone...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 January 2009
... to people at the same time that it renders impossible the cer- tainty of knowing their minds. It is involved with matters of trust and belief and often arises when the risk we assume in committing ourselves to others is realized as danger. Much hangs upon warrants: what are the grounds on which I trust...