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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 246–261.
Published: 01 June 2010
...DAVID BARNES This essay performs a new reading of John Ruskin's The Stones of Venice , placing the work in the context of nineteenth-century Italian nationalist debates on the character and history of Venice. Using letters, diaries, and other sources, the essay discusses the ways in which the...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (2): 125–141.
Published: 01 March 2008
... -58. Autret, Jean. L'Influence de Ruskin sur la vie, les idées et l'oeuvre de Marcel Proust . Genève: Droz, 1955 . Benjamin, Walter. The Arcades Project . Trans. Howard Eiland and Kevin McLaughlin. Cambridge: Belknap-Harvard University Press, 1999 . ____. “N [Re the Theory of Knowledge...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 351–353.
Published: 01 September 2016
... calli and bridges, and Scappettone finds versions of this excited bafflement in the language and style of writers from John Ruskin to Italo Calvino. In parallel to the literary examples, Venice’s resistance to abstract geometry is also demonstrated through ample evidence from the visual arts...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 111–115.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., editorial, and aesthetic problems occasioning a need for the change he proposes. The first half of Securing the Past  reviews controversies related to the conservation and preservation of buildings and paintings. John Ruskin, who abhorred all attempts at resto- ration and preferred his medieval...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 115–117.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., editorial, and aesthetic problems occasioning a need for the change he proposes. The first half of Securing the Past  reviews controversies related to the conservation and preservation of buildings and paintings. John Ruskin, who abhorred all attempts at resto- ration and preferred his medieval...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (1): 117–118.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., editorial, and aesthetic problems occasioning a need for the change he proposes. The first half of Securing the Past  reviews controversies related to the conservation and preservation of buildings and paintings. John Ruskin, who abhorred all attempts at resto- ration and preferred his medieval...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 85–100.
Published: 01 March 2013
... to the “lives of animals” in his experimental novel Elizabeth Costello, Coe- tzee provides a corrective to the scornful attitude conveyed by Ruskin’s notion of the “pathetic fallacy,” a phrase which Ruskin coined to criticize Romantic poets. Although Coetzee’s discussion concerns the question of...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (3): i–xx.
Published: 01 June 2000
.../Visual Borders,” “Aesthetic Ideology—Ideology of the Aesthetic,” “Asian Spirituality and the Uses of Literature,” “Between Literature and Economics,” “Travel as Trope,” “Ecocriticism,” “The Art of Ruskin,” “World of Music/World of Text,” “Text to Screen/Screen to Text,” and “Biomedical Sciences and...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 62–78.
Published: 01 March 2015
... . Clermont-Ferrand : Presses Universitaires Blaise Pascal , 2007 . Print . Prawer S.S. Karl Marx and World Literature . Oxford : Clarendon P , 1976 . Print . Rancière Jacques . La Nuit des prolétaires: Archives du rêve ouvrier . Paris : Fayard , 1981 . Print . Ruskin...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 91–110.
Published: 01 March 2017
... . Ruskin John . “Of Queen's Gardens.” Sesame and Lilies . London : J.M. Dent , 1928 . 1 – 47 . Print . Shelley P.B. “A Defense of Poetry.” The Major Works . Ed. Leader Zachary O'Neill Michael . Oxford : Oxford UP , 2002 . 674 – 701 . Print . Sinclair May . A...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (1): 23–32.
Published: 01 January 2007
... its simplest for the moment, is a means by which society attempts to bring into harmonious alignment patterns of passions and patterns of property; in bourgeois society it is not only a matter of putting your God where your treasure is (as Ruskin accused his age of doing) but also of putting your...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 145–159.
Published: 01 June 2018
... will be rescued, for otherwise they will undoubtedly fail. Whereas Amal had been praised in an earlier editorial as “Bengal’s Ruskin,” Charu is lauded as the present and the future of Bengal’s literature, and not simply a local version of an English icon. Her name, however, is not correctly...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 83–85.
Published: 01 January 2001
... ceaseless metonymic spirit urges him to connect Rossetti’s detestation of the “vulgar optic” with general crises within “Victorian optics.” At this juncture he lists fa- mous quotations from Ruskin on the “innocent eye” and Dickens’s Mr. Sleary on the COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/92 “fixed eye of...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 86–87.
Published: 01 January 2001
... ceaseless metonymic spirit urges him to connect Rossetti’s detestation of the “vulgar optic” with general crises within “Victorian optics.” At this juncture he lists fa- mous quotations from Ruskin on the “innocent eye” and Dickens’s Mr. Sleary on the COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/92 “fixed eye of...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 88–90.
Published: 01 January 2001
... ceaseless metonymic spirit urges him to connect Rossetti’s detestation of the “vulgar optic” with general crises within “Victorian optics.” At this juncture he lists fa- mous quotations from Ruskin on the “innocent eye” and Dickens’s Mr. Sleary on the COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/92 “fixed eye of...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 January 2001
... ceaseless metonymic spirit urges him to connect Rossetti’s detestation of the “vulgar optic” with general crises within “Victorian optics.” At this juncture he lists fa- mous quotations from Ruskin on the “innocent eye” and Dickens’s Mr. Sleary on the COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/92 “fixed eye of...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 93–96.
Published: 01 January 2001
... ceaseless metonymic spirit urges him to connect Rossetti’s detestation of the “vulgar optic” with general crises within “Victorian optics.” At this juncture he lists fa- mous quotations from Ruskin on the “innocent eye” and Dickens’s Mr. Sleary on the COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/92 “fixed eye of...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 58–82.
Published: 01 January 2001
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (2): 170–172.
Published: 01 March 2001
... nature of his craft had it not been for these first works or his translation of Ruskin’s Stones of Venice, which allowed him to step outside the widely held critical perception of Romanticism as the spirited purveyor of hope for social equality. The effect was wholly salutary, enabling in a word...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (2): 172–174.
Published: 01 March 2001
... had it not been for these first works or his translation of Ruskin’s Stones of Venice, which allowed him to step outside the widely held critical perception of Romanticism as the spirited purveyor of hope for social equality. The effect was wholly salutary, enabling in a word. But while modern...