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Comparative Literature (1 June 2006) 58 (3): 223–240.
Published: 01 June 2006
... . Santiago: Lom Ediciones/Universidad Arcis, 1999 . Nancy, Jean-Luc. The Sense of the World . Trans. and foreword Jeffrey S. Librett. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1997 . O'Connell, Patrick. “Homecoming and Identity in the Autobiographical Narrative of Tununa Mercado.” Chasqui 27...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2004) 56 (3): 269–274.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Rei Terada Poetry and the Fate of the Senses. By Susan Stewart. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2002. 447 p. University of Oregon 2004 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/262 BOOK REVIEWS FICTION AND INCARNATION: RHETORIC, THEOLOGY, AND...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2005) 57 (2): 195–197.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Stephen Arata Imaginary Communities: Utopia, The Nation, and the Spatial Histories of Modernity. By Phillip E. Wegner. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002. xxvi, 297p. The Senses of Modernism: Technology, Perception, and Aesthetics. By Sara Danius. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2002...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2010) 62 (1): 41–54.
Published: 01 January 2010
... sense of being unfaithful to mainstream interpretations of the text and in the more revelatory sense of the word whereby a reading betrays, or divulges, a previously unacknowledged aspect of the work. This essay considers a particularly provocative “betrayal” of G.K. Chesterton's The Man Who Was...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2011) 63 (1): 64–85.
Published: 01 January 2011
... Rainbow Nation democracy enables a sense of metaphorical “belonging” to the nation but not a material redistribution of national belongings in the concrete sense of possessions, private property, and land. Neoliberal globalization working through Rainbow Nation ideology performs a deft, dangerous...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2015) 67 (1): 62–78.
Published: 01 March 2015
... fate of the senses under capitalism. Both elaborate a critique of political economy—Sand's voiced by her worker-hero—that demonstrates how the individual's sensuous life is circumscribed by the pressures of material subsistence. The article examines how this attention to the senses inflects their...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2019) 71 (1): 19–40.
Published: 01 March 2019
... create a sense of synchronicity, repetition, or rupture, the essay shows how such effects serve to disrupt the representation of linear time, introduce intertextuality by quotation or allusion, and situate the novel’s setting, a small Sudanese village, in a global network of power. This reading uncovers...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2009) 61 (3): 220–230.
Published: 01 June 2009
... especially, are a supplement (in the Derridean sense) to Meltzl's Eurocentric model. Martí's 1877 prospectus for a comparative American literature is more inclusive than Meltzl's Eurocentric model of “polyglottism,” and it offers a vision of global comparative literary and cultural studies that we ignore to...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2010) 62 (1): 22–40.
Published: 01 January 2010
... both writers' works we see an ambivalent relationship to father figures and a desire to challenge the Oedipal pact demanded by the symbolic by means of a literary act of defiance that involves a move beyond meaning and sense. Moving away from her earlier focus on poetry, Kristeva turns to Louis Aragon...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2010) 62 (2): 103–121.
Published: 01 March 2010
... both Flaubert and Proust, the sexual allure of the declining aristocracy is tied to a sense of the aesthetic itself and to the question of what of aesthetic value can survive in modern mass culture and in the novel, which is that culture's dominant literary form. University of Oregon 2010 Beckett, J...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2012) 64 (2): 121–149.
Published: 01 June 2012
... description. As a result, New Criticism appears as ironic in its privileged representational mode, criticist (in the Kantian sense) in its epistemology and aesthetics, aestheticist in literary-historical or history of ideas terms, and phobic in psychoanalytic terms. The (post)structuralist moment appears...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2011) 63 (4): 366–382.
Published: 01 December 2011
... legal sense, or should critical discussions of literary testimony draw on the dictionary definition of a perpetrator as an instigator of (potentially heinous) acts, which may include — whatever the pertinent definition of criminality — the killing of others in combat ( OED , 2nd ed.)? Is a soldier only...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2011) 63 (4): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2011
... “original” can be no more than a fleeting glimpse and a hypothetical construction. Far from being an island, the plantation thus emerges as a veritable archipelago or even meta-archipelago in Benitez-Rojo's sense: a polyglot entity overflowing its own boundaries and exceeding all attempts to anchor it to a...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2012) 64 (3): 286–299.
Published: 01 September 2012
... overlapping identities that cannot be reduced to a simplistic German-Polish dialectic. Rather than writing back in the sense of striking back, Huelle invites us to understand his city in a “deep time” — to use Wai Chi Dimock's phrase — that includes, rather than erases, its German past. © 2012 by University...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2013) 65 (1): 46–61.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Manisha Basu This article examines a selection of Rabindranath Tagore's essays with a view to demonstrating that the Indian Nobel Laureate was distressed about the fact that in the early twentieth century the modern historical sense was eclipsing the place of poetics in the colonial world. In place...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2013) 65 (1): 85–100.
Published: 01 March 2013
... writers are gazers at nature (in the sense that they situate action in a natural environment that they make visible), by adopting an “affective fallacy” (traditionally called the “pathetic fallacy”) they also convey the “feelings” of the natural world (in this case, its sorrow, suffering, and mourning...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2013) 65 (2): 220–241.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Melancholia” to Beyond the Pleasure Principle — themselves explore mourning as the almost impossible burden of a son trying to shed the authority of the dead but still potent father. In that sense, mourning has less to do with grief as traditionally conceived than with ambivalence, even hostility, toward the...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2013) 65 (4): 429–449.
Published: 01 December 2013
... indigenismo , the myth of the Vanishing Indian, and the myth of Mexico as an Infernal Paradise. Almanac 's Menardo, by contrast, grows up with a strong sense of Mexican indigenous ideologies but cuts his family ties and conceals his cultural identity after discovering that identification as Indian will...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2014) 66 (1): 15–24.
Published: 01 March 2014
... primary sense of “remediation” might seem unrelated to Jay Bolter and Richard Grusin's use of that word to describe certain paradigmatic representational strategies of new media, where the environment is concerned, these two etymologies ultimately converge: to remediate is to re-present the environment...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2014) 66 (1): 25–34.
Published: 01 March 2014
... can have practical value. Such inscriptions can create new constellations between the present and the past, and they can make visible continuities (or, conversely, discontinuities or misrecognitions) between desired and actual worlds. It is in this sense that remediation may aid in the work of remedy...