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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 62–78.
Published: 01 March 2015
... the relevance of Marx's early writing to sentimental fiction. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 George Sand Le Compagnon du Tour de France Karl Marx “Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts of 1844” sentimental fiction Works Cited Balzac Honoré de . Les Paysans . Paris...
Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (4): 446–461.
Published: 01 December 2012
...://www.helenpynor.com/index.htm >. 3 Aug. 2012 . Racault Jean-Michel Meure Chantal Gigan Angélique , eds. Bernardin de Saint-Pierre et l'océan Indien . Paris : Classiques Garnier , 2011 . Print . Sommer Doris . Foundational Fictions . Berkeley : U of California P , 1993...
Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (2): 246–249.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Stefano Evangelista Victorian Culture and Classical Antiquity: Art, Opera, Fiction, and the Proclamation of Modernity . By Goldhill Simon . Princeton and Oxford : Princeton University Press , 2011 . viii, 352 p . © 2013 by University of Oregon 2013...
Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 83–85.
Published: 01 January 2001
... novel do not exist outside the text, literary fiction is nonreferential. Even when novels explicitly refer to a historically authentic world, as is the case with Flaubert’s Sentimental Education, they do not do so accurately and exclusively. Cohn ar- gues, like Coleridge and Käte Hamburger, that...
Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (3): 263–265.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Charles Forsdick Postcolonial Criticism: History, Theory, and the Work of Fiction. By Nicholas Harrison. London: Polity, 2003. vii, 221 p. University of Oregon 2006 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/256 BOOK REVIEWS BIRTH OF THE SYMBOL...
Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 394–412.
Published: 01 December 2017
... ideas in this article to fruition. Comparative Literature 69:4 DOI 10.1215/00104124-4260427 © 2017 by University of Oregon DIASPORIC INTIMACY IN RUSSIAN-JEWISH-AMERICAN FICTION / 395 ish emigrant literature and art. For example, the sentiments portrayed by Ulinich in Petropolis can...
Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 186–188.
Published: 01 March 2000
... autobiography and a variety of fictional forms. He notes that “many artisans turned to fictional or semi-fictional literary forms to chronicle their own experiences and sentiments. Even in apparently truthful autobiographical accounts, popu- lar (as well as elite) authors frequently interpolated imaginary...
Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 March 2021
... is at stake in Coetzee’s choice of the novel qua fiction is an attempt to engage the status of fiction in relation to the status of ethical discourse in our time. Contemporary ethical discourse unfolds within a context in which it is considered to be no more than a necessary fiction. Coetzee’s text...
Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (2): 183–189.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Christopher Braider The Frame of Art: Fictions of Aesthetic Experience, 1750-1815. By David Marshall. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005. 259 p. University of Oregon 2007 Hume, David. “The Sceptic.” Essays Moral, Political, and Literary . Ed. Eugene F. Miller...
Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (3): 261–278.
Published: 01 June 2008
... Travels: The Impossibility of Getting Lost.” Long and Whitehead 102 -20. ANN PEARSON “Remembrance . . . is nothing other than a quotation”: The Intertextual Fictions of W. G. Sebald EADERS OF W. G. SEBALD’S original and genre...
Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (3): 253–268.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Rimma Garn This essay discusses an intriguing literary journey, one in which an anonymous English eighteenth-century novel crossed the channel and, through its translation into French and Russian, became a crucial narrative model for one of the first published Russian fiction writers, Mikhail...
Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (2): 186–207.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Alex Spektor The essay offers a comparative study of “narrative ethics” in the prose of Fyodor Dostoevsky and Witold Gombrowicz. Analyzing the relationship between the texts' poetics and moral philosophy, the essay investigates how narrative dynamics of fiction shape the ethical parameters for the...
Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (2): 201–221.
Published: 01 June 2017
... ventriloquism,” Korean translators subtly insert subversive slogans into Hughes's radical poem “Our Land” in order to encourage anticolonial sentiment against Japanese censorship. By focusing on both Hughes's disaggregate representations of Asians and Korean circulations of black culture, this essay reconsiders...
Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 277–300.
Published: 01 September 2014
... created a tragic theater that contested ceremonial theater; 3) after Racine, ceremonial theater and tragedy moved in sharply diverging directions, with the former falling into a steady decline and the latter turning towards the sentiments and concerns of private persons; 4) in German classicism...
Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 March 2020
... strands: usage of the term and form/content of the novels. The genre began in England with Richardsonian domestic fiction and spread to Russia, where it evolved along different lines, shaped by the different social and political context. In England, the fate of the term turns out to be tied up with the...
Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (1): 75–95.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Eric Naiman This article explores the role of surveillance in Vladimir Nabokov's novel Pnin both within its contemporary political context and as a response to two earlier examples of American campus fiction: Randall Jarrell's Pictures from an Institution and Mary McCarthy's The Groves of Academe...
Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 25–45.
Published: 01 March 2018
... egotistical wills.3 Margaret Cohen draws a contrast, helpful in this context, between the plots of women’s sentimental ﬁction of the 1810s and ’20s and the high realist narratives of Balzac and Stendhal. She conceives of the two novelistic sub-genres as divided along the line separating properly...
Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 203–223.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Kristina Mendicino Abstract Whatever may be said to come to pass could not have happened once, if its iterability is what will have permitted each word thereof to pass for such a one. The very terms for speaking of an occurrence would thus seem to be the impasse that renders each a fiction of no...
Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 62–84.
Published: 01 March 2013
... belongs, one that accounts for its force and impact, and modifies key cultural and formal assumptions in the theory of fiction. © 2013 by University of Oregon 2013 Works Cited Amorós José Antonio Álvarez . “Henry James, Percy Lubbock, and Beyond: A Critique of the Anglo-American...
Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 54–73.
Published: 01 March 2017
...S. Shankar This essay harnesses the use of translation as a critical method to explore affect in a comparative mode. By way of readings of ethnography (Margaret Trawick's Notes on Love in a Tamil Family ), film (the Hindi-language masala film Guide ), and fiction (Chinua Achebe's Nigerian novel A...