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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (3): 290–294.
Published: 01 June 2008
..., it is in Romanticism that the project, the stakes, and the underlying motives of a theoretical take on the world are being explored. More insistently and profoundly than at any time before or since, theory during the Romantic period “had become aware of its power to conceptualize any and all material...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 426–429.
Published: 01 September 2010
...: “Romanticism? It was talked about for a while, but now it is no longer mentioned; the word itself is forgotten, except on those rare occasions when someone pronounces the epithet ‘Romantic’ to describe a strange proposition, a troubled brain, a futile cause . . . . But I would not counsel you to speak...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (2): 204–206.
Published: 01 March 2004
...Karl Fink The Romantic Conception of Life. Science and Philosophy in the Age of Goethe. By Robert J. Richards. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 2002. xix, 587 p. University of Oregon 2004 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/192...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (1): 63–89.
Published: 01 January 2007
... of the romantic rebel and the world of the folk hero. In this sense, Lermontov’s romanticism is no less foreign to T’itsian than the externalized heroic values of folk culture. This double remove, whereby Russian romanticism functions as a layer mediat- ing between T’itsian and his own folk tradition, even...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (4): 360–363.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Thomas Pfau The Rhetoric of Romantic Prophecy. By Ian Balfour. Stanford: Stanford University Press. 2002. 346 p. University of Oregon 2003 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/350 BOOK REVIEWS ARYANS, JEWS, BRAHMINS: THEORIZING AUTHORITY...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (1): 88–91.
Published: 01 January 2002
... to be read as a kind of orientalism, a romanticization of the foreignness of other cultures, or a search for an other in order to place one’s “self” (p. 239). The myth that historico-cultural knowledge about the place in question will reduce the romantic nature of the encounter with other cultures...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (2): 193–195.
Published: 01 March 2002
...David Collings Feeding on Infinity: Readings in the Romantic Rhetoric of Internalization. By Joshua Wilner. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2000. 154 p. University of Oregon 2002 BOOK REVIEWS/187...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 375–393.
Published: 01 December 2015
... and national typing, this essay raises new questions about the Romantic engagement with the idea of Italy. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 Romanticism Italy Staël Leopardi PB Shelley Works Cited Balayé Simone . “Corinne. Histoire du roman.” L'éclat et le silence: “Corinne ou...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (2): 97–127.
Published: 01 March 2009
...LINA STEINER Written in 1828, Pushkin's narrative poem Poltava ushered in a new period in the poet's creative life, one in which Pushkin's task was to become a national bard (or, using the romantic terminology of the day, a national “genius”) whose poetry expressed Russia's innermost “spirit...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (4): 356–381.
Published: 01 December 2012
... of the Romantic lyric. In view of this ultimate goal, I first offer a survey of the Ancient Greek temporal concepts available to Pindar (section 1) and discuss a concomitant presentist metaphysics of Pindaric epinikion (section 2) before turning to its reception in German (pre-)Romanticism (section 3...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 159–179.
Published: 01 June 2020
... Marx . Leiden : Brill , 2003 . Makdisi Saree . “ Blake’s Metropolitan Radicalism .” In Romantic Metropolis: The Urban Scene in British Romanticism, 1780–1840 , edited by Chandler James and Gilmartin Kevin . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2011 . McNeil...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (2): 128–141.
Published: 01 March 2009
... by Friday, Crusoe rejects the values of “civilization” and elects to remain on his island in a state of nature. In Speranza , on the other hand, Delblanc seems to reject Tournier's somewhat romantic ending and allows his literary imagination to follow Friday back into the world of slave ships and avarice...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Blair Hoxby We owe our idea of tragedy and our tragic repertoire to a generation of romantic critics who, writing in the shadow of Kant, demanded that tragedies display organic form, express the spirit of a nation, and stage a collision between freedom and necessity. Their formula obscures aspects...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (2): 121–149.
Published: 01 June 2012
... — psychoanalysis in this case — is rooted in Romanticism (as has often been argued), because it tries to describe the irrational dimension of conscious- ness rather than to prescribe its rationality. And indeed, psychoanalysis arises in close proximity to Lebensphilosophie (a neo-Romantic formation...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (2): 150–168.
Published: 01 June 2012
.... The essay argues that it is ultimately in those fleeting moments when the ability of the poet to enter into the lives of others is thwarted that the limits of a Romantic poetics can be established. In particular, the essay focuses on those occasions, in the work of both writers, when the process...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (4): 339–355.
Published: 01 December 2012
... relates to our inevitable temptation to reduce undecidable figures to mechanically decodable signs and involves a complex of related binaries: figure and sign, symbol and allegory, inside and outside. The essay traces these binaries from the German Romantics into more contemporary theory in an effort...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 439–459.
Published: 01 December 2020
... Romantic Praxis Series: English Romanticism in East Asia. December 2016 . romantic-circles.org/praxis/eastasia/praxis.2016.eastasia.li.html . Martínez Santa Ana . “ Julio Cortázar y John Keats: Hacia una nueva ecología poética .” Revista Hispánica moderna 45 , no. 2 ( 1992 ): 193 – 209...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (3): 320–343.
Published: 01 September 2021
...Gregory Goulding Abstract The long poems of the Hindi poet Gajanan Madhav Muktibodh (1917–64) present a series of fantastic narratives, in which a nameless speaker journeys through a fantastic landscape. These works, often analyzed solely in terms of a supposed mythic, romantic structure, should...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (4): 399–419.
Published: 01 December 2014
... the paradigm shift from the Classic to the Romantic. As in his other tales with delusional protagonists, Hoffmann draws from contemporary mental pathology, not just in constructing character but also in adapting medical case studies as narrative models. The revival of commedia dell'arte and the staging...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 394–414.
Published: 01 December 2015
... . Harrison Margot . “No Way for a Victim to Act?: Beatrice Cenci and the Dilemma of Romantic Performance.” Studies in Romanticism 39 . 2 ( 2000 ): 187 – 211 . Print . Herman Judith Lewis M.D. Trauma and Recovery . New York : Basic Books , 1997 . Print . Hogle Jerrold E...