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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (4): 408–426.
Published: 01 December 2016
... in Goldberg's play and Edgar Allan Poe's “Masque of the Red Death” (1842) to expose a shared conceptualization of the relationship between art and the real: the aesthetic sanctuary, designed to exclude time and other agents of the real, is nevertheless subject to and even dependent on its trespass...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 105–113.
Published: 01 June 2018
... , World Philology ). As non-European languages have been more recently upheld as a liberating choice and cultural sanctuary in the wake of colonial histories that over-privilege European literacies, the vernacular as a term has also emerged at the frontlines of a counter-Europhone refusal (see, for...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (3): 241–268.
Published: 01 June 2007
... York: Random House, 2002 . ____. Evas Cousine . Munich: Claassen, 2000 . Lacoue-Labarthe, Philippe, and Jean-Luc Nancy. Le mythe nazi . La Tour d'Aigues: Editions de l'aube, 1991 . Litwak, Leon F., and Hilton Als. Without Sanctuary . Santa Fe, NM: Twin Palms, 2000 . Livingston, Jane...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 131–144.
Published: 01 June 2015
..., Felsenburg is surrounded by a steep and virtu- ally unbroken mountain range that makes the sanctuary inside both invisible and inaccessible. However, Albertus not only perfects this natural barrier by means of chiseling and blasting so that “not even a cat could climb up and reach the crest,” but also...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 153–169.
Published: 01 March 2006
... are Jewish [81 What they gained was a sense of ethnic identity, and that also needed to be transformed. But what is the authenticity that Roth postulates as an identity for the Jews? If there is any in this world, it is in the “small colored boy” (29) who enters the sanctuary (or tomb) of the...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (3): 227–242.
Published: 01 June 2004
... have even joined those of Mariama Bâ in the highly insular canonical sanctuary of the North American academy. Beyala is also the only feminist durée writer to have attracted a book-length critical study (see Gallimore). In Beyala’s novels—especially those set in Africa and now increasingly...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (4): 438–458.
Published: 01 December 2014
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 394–412.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of the nation-state that goes far beyond the Russian-Jewish context I examine and which is particularly relevant in a US marked by debates about the status of immi- grants, the future of “sanctuary cities,” and American Jews’ positions on Israel’s territorial expansion. Denaturalizing ties...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (3): 229–245.
Published: 01 June 2003
... referred to the famous group of bandits in this classical novel when asked about the image of the white tiger: “There’s a sanctuary and a haven that’s called the Mountain of the Two Dragons and the White Tigers . . . There are 108 bandits who live at that place” (Skenazy 138). COMPARATIVE LITERATURE...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (2): 151–169.
Published: 01 March 2001
... Octavian had initiated the construction of this sanctuary adjacent to his residence, and after his victory at Actium (28 BCE) he dedicated the temple to Apollo;13 in his later years, Augustus even conducted official business in this temple (Wyss 30). Augustus also reinforced the association of his...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (1): 24–41.
Published: 01 January 2003
... bonding of equals), which gives Saltner the status of a Martian. From her “impregnable” dress to the sanctuary in her private room, Laßwitz uses sexual imagery rather as a thought-experiment than a simple male fantasy. If, as Müller points out, the highly developed culture of the Martians is due to...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Faulkner when I was twenty —Sanctuary and Light in August — he has seemed to me a Caribbean writer” (“William By identifying both Colombia and the U.S. South as part of the Caribbean, he reveals the intertextuality of all three. Benitez- Rojo’s “meta-archipelago” finds one of its most powerful...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (2): 158–176.
Published: 01 March 2007
... abroad of values it maintains within its own boundaries. The beach, initially mistaken for a sanctuary from the home crowd, only fully manifests its meaning when the tour is supplemented with a tour of GLOBAL SLACKERS/165 duty. No matter how much...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 95–112.
Published: 01 March 2014
... life & death: wuthering heights  & saman / 97 world —are​ men who are the products of that world: educated, sexually restrained, and fearful of the savage powers that threaten to violate their sanctuaries and selves. Each scene thus deals with forms of domestic (or internal) colonization...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (4): 325–356.
Published: 01 September 2002