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Comparative Literature (1 January 2009) 61 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 January 2009
... doing so, he helps shape the Greco-Roman heroic ideal that is later embodied in medieval romance, a tradition on which Shakespeare draws in Othello . University of Oregon 2009 Adelman, Janet. “Iago's Alter Ego: Race as Projection in Othello.” Shakespeare Quarterly 48 . 2 ( 1997 ): 124 -44...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2009) 61 (2): 97–127.
Published: 01 March 2009
... the poem's idiosyncratic form indicates that Pushkin was not yet sure whether he was standing on the threshold of an Augustan or Neronian age. Pushkin's acquaintances among Moscow Slavophiles made him for the time being more attentive to the positive parallels between Russian and Roman history than to...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2010) 62 (3): 201–227.
Published: 01 June 2010
... spot in most theories of poetry, because it undermines the pervasive idea of a monolingual idiom independent from social developments, but that Roman Jakobson's theory of equational relations may be valuable if applied with substantial readjustments to account for the fact that different languages are...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2012) 64 (3): 257–269.
Published: 01 September 2012
... does in fact construct a specific method for literary understanding. Second, this hermeneutics stems from his decades-long preoccupation with figural interpretation, the essentially Christian mode of reading that he traces from late Roman antiquity through the Middle Ages. Third, there emerges out of...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2016) 68 (4): 351–369.
Published: 01 December 2016
... essay explains how epic narrative, disembedded from earlier oral poetry, is then situated in new cultural contexts. Using the Roman epic as a paradigm, the essay also outlines a fourfold framework within which the interrelationship of the epic's symbolic content can be assessed. It concludes by...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2017) 69 (2): 160–180.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Timothy D. Arner The life and work of the Roman poet Lucan functions as an important intertext for Chaucer's Legend of Good Women . It demonstrates that the vita Lucani and the Bellum Civile were widely available in medieval Europe and that Chaucer likely used both sources in both the Prologue to...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2018) 70 (2): 176–193.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Heidi Morse Abstract Since the 1970s, the topic of feminist adaptations of Greco-Roman mythology has been dominated by narratives of revision and retelling from the perspective of female characters, including—via Hélène Cixous—Medusa as a creative muse for women’s writing. Pairing the modernist US...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2017) 69 (3): 338–340.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., Catullus and the Language of Social Performance . Chicago : U of Chicago P , 2001 . Print . Stroup Sarah Culpepper . Catullus, Cicero, and a Society of Patrons: The Generation of the Text . Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 2010 . Print . Wray David . Catullus and the Poetics of Roman...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2001) 53 (2): 151–169.
Published: 01 March 2001
... Roman Art: The Use of Gesture to Denote Status in Roman Sculpture and Coinage . New Haven: The Academy, 1963 . Dumézil, Georges. Archaic Roman Religion . Trans. Philip Krapp. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1970 . Elzenberg, Henryk. Kłopoty z istnieniem: Aforyzmy w porządku czasu...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2003) 55 (2): 95–111.
Published: 01 March 2003
.... Méla, Charles, ed. Chrétien de Troyes: Le Conte du Graal ou Le Roman de Perceval . Paris: Librairie générale française, 1990 . ____. La Reine et le Graal: la conjointure dans les romans du Graal de Chrétien de Troyes au livre de Lancelot . Paris: Seuil, 1984 . Ménard, Philippe. Du...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2016) 68 (2): 155–180.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Paulina . “Henry Savile's Tacitus and the Politics of Roman History in Late Elizabethan En gland.” Huntington Library Quarterly 74 . 4 ( 2011 ): 515 – 51 . Print . Kiséry András . “‘I Lack Advancement’: Public Rhetoric, Private Prudence, and the Political Agent in Hamlet, 1561–1609...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2015) 67 (3): 312–318.
Published: 01 September 2015
... . Heaney Seamus . The Cure at Troy: A Version of Sophocles' Philoctetes . New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux , 1991 . Print . Homer . Odyssey. Vols. 4 & 5 of Homeri Opera . Ed. Monro David B. Allen Thomas W. . Oxford : Oxford UP , 1975 . Print . Jakobson Roman...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2008) 60 (1): 45–57.
Published: 01 January 2008
... . Ed. Pamela Joseph Benson and Victoria Kirkham. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2005 . 99 -120. Buttry, Dolores. “Authority Refracted: Personal Principle and Translation in Wace's Roman de Brut.” The Politics of Translation in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance . Ed. Renate Blumenfeld...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2006) 58 (3): 205–222.
Published: 01 June 2006
...: Metamorphoses . Leipzig: Teubner, 1977 . Apollodorus. The Library . Trans. James George Frazer. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1961 . Auanger, Lisa. “Glimpses Through a Window: An Approach to Roman Female Homoeroticism through Art Historical and Literary Evidence.” Among Women: From the...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2004) 56 (3): 227–242.
Published: 01 June 2004
.... Femmes rebelles: naissance d'un nouveau roman africain au feminin . Paris: L'Harmattan, 1996 . Chabal, Patrick, and Jean-Pascal Daloz. Africa Works: Disorder as Political Instrument . Oxford, England and Bloomington and Indianapolis: James Currey and Indiana University Press, 1999 . Chemin...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2008) 60 (1): 14–28.
Published: 01 January 2008
... type discussed by his favorite Roman authors, including Cicero, Horace, Seneca, Ovid, and Livy.3 Addressing himself to an educated few (290/100),4 Petrarch characterizes otium as a state defined by simple habits, self-restraint, proximity to nature, diligent study, reflection, writ- ing, and...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2008) 60 (4): 331–354.
Published: 01 September 2008
..., Markku. Classical Humanism and Republicanism in English Political Thought, 1570-1640 . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995 . Rives, J. “Human Sacrifice Among Pagans and Christians.” The Journal of Roman Studies 85 ( 1995 ): 65 -85. Sharratt, Peter. “Euripides latinus: Buchanan's Use...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2006) 58 (4): 293–312.
Published: 01 September 2006
... through networks of global trade, as Southeast Asia straddled the sea route between the two great markets of China and India and served as an important redistribution center. The Javanese have been known to sail to Africa since Roman times, with a colony settling in Mada- gascar. Southeast Asian port...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2002) 54 (2): 97–126.
Published: 01 March 2002
... Lamentation.” Tragedy, Comedy, and the Polis . Ed. Alan H. Sommerstein, Stephen Halliwell, Jeffrey Henderson, and Bernhard Zimmerman. Bari: Levante Editori. 1991 . 101 -43. Fowler, Don. “Narrate and Describe: The Problem of Ekphrasis.” Journal of Roman Studies 81 ( 1991 ): 25 -35. ____. Roman...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2006) 58 (4): 376–386.
Published: 01 September 2006
...- turies (Spiridon, “Inventing Romania Catherine Durandin, one of the non-Romanian researchers specializing in Roma- nian history, maintains that the Roman conquest of Dacia triggered an emotional imperial obsession that was later enhanced by the assimilation of Romania by one empire after another...