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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 455–457.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Mike Chasar Poetry and Its Others: News, Prayer, Song, and the Dialogue of Genres . By Ramazani Jahan . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2014 . 285 p. © 2015 by University of Oregon 2015 BOOK REVIEWS / 455...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (2): 139–153.
Published: 01 June 2019
... . Before turning in detail to a reading of “Aï faus ris,” I will examine two troubadour songs that exert a strong influence on the poem’s conception and form: the multilingual descort by Raimbaut de Vaqueiras, “Eras quan vey,” and Arnaut Daniel’s sestina “Lo ferm voler.” Both songs are characterized by a...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 418–438.
Published: 01 December 2020
... bodily containment, the nightingale’s song mediates between sound and space. This article builds on Michel Serres, Gilles Deleuze, and Félix Guattari, who use the bird to think about enclosure (sonic, spatial) and territorial possession. Nesting T. S. Eliot’s nightingales within a wider context clarifies...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 21–28.
Published: 01 March 2015
... biocultural theory are the theory of human life history and gene-culture coevolution. Biocultural theorists argue that basic human motives are channeled into cultural norms that are articulated in imaginative form through myths, legends, rituals, images, songs, and stories. Biocultural theory offers an...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 252–271.
Published: 01 September 2019
... modernist form, directly influenced the writing and translating of The Rice-Sprout Song (1955), the novel Chang wrote next for the USIS to expose the truth of famine in Communist China. I show that Chang’s translation practices connect US and Chinese literary modernisms in a showdown of literary forms and...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 54–73.
Published: 01 March 2017
... prove enabling for a Comparative Affect Studies. © 2017 by University of Oregon 2017 Achebe Comparative Affect Studies song-dance sequences translation as method postcolonial philology Works Cited “20 Best Hindi Film Songs Ever.” Web. 2 June 2013 . < http...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 95–112.
Published: 01 March 2006
... . ____. Razos and Troubadour Songs . London and New York: Garland, 1990 . Deleuze, Gilles. Coldness and Cruelty. In Masochism . Trans. Jean McNeil. New York: Zone, 1989 . ____. “De Sacher-Masoch au masochisme.” Arguments 5 . 21 ( 1961 ): 40 -46. ____. “From Sacher-Masoch to Masochism.” Trans...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 185–206.
Published: 01 June 2015
... . Introduction to October 118 ( Fall 2006 ): 3 – 10 . Print . Gates Henry Louis Jr. Figures in Black: Words, Signs, and the “Racial” Self . New York : Oxford UP , 1989 . Print . Gellert Lawrence . “Negro Songs of Protest.” New Masses Apr. 1933 : 6 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 83–85.
Published: 01 January 2001
... chapter on “Courtly Culture in Medieval Occitania” takes as its point of departure a fragment of a song in which Bertran de Born tells of his visit to the court at Argentan in Normandy shortly before Christmas in 1182. She uses it to raise such ques- tions as “What was a court and who would have been...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 86–87.
Published: 01 January 2001
... chapter on “Courtly Culture in Medieval Occitania” takes as its point of departure a fragment of a song in which Bertran de Born tells of his visit to the court at Argentan in Normandy shortly before Christmas in 1182. She uses it to raise such ques- tions as “What was a court and who would have been...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 88–90.
Published: 01 January 2001
... chapter on “Courtly Culture in Medieval Occitania” takes as its point of departure a fragment of a song in which Bertran de Born tells of his visit to the court at Argentan in Normandy shortly before Christmas in 1182. She uses it to raise such ques- tions as “What was a court and who would have been...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 90–93.
Published: 01 January 2001
... chapter on “Courtly Culture in Medieval Occitania” takes as its point of departure a fragment of a song in which Bertran de Born tells of his visit to the court at Argentan in Normandy shortly before Christmas in 1182. She uses it to raise such ques- tions as “What was a court and who would have been...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 93–96.
Published: 01 January 2001
... chapter on “Courtly Culture in Medieval Occitania” takes as its point of departure a fragment of a song in which Bertran de Born tells of his visit to the court at Argentan in Normandy shortly before Christmas in 1182. She uses it to raise such ques- tions as “What was a court and who would have been...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (1): 72–86.
Published: 01 January 2000
... University Press, 1935 . Bridges, Robert, ed. Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins . London: Oxford University Press, 1918 . Bush, Geoffrey. “Songs.” The Athlone History of Music in Britain: The Romantic Age 1800-1914 . Ed. Nicholas Temperley. London: Athlone Press, 1981 . 266 -87. ____, ed. Songs...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (1): 29–44.
Published: 01 January 2008
...,/sitting on the green grass;/another lady sadly/began to sigh, uttering this song/wittily and with dignityThe girl who is in love,/how can she sleep alone?” //I did not want to go closer,/so as not to disturb/those who in order/were singing so harmoni- ously;/another noble one/said: “Ladies, willingly...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 403–417.
Published: 01 September 2006
... is the song of the mountain.” That is how the show’s most memorable phrase is literally translated from German, but it doesn’t have quite the pastoral sweep of the origi- nal: “The hills are alive with the sound of music.” But never mind. The first major production in Austria of The Sound of Music...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (3): 276–282.
Published: 01 September 2020
... men known as Black Israelites. Most viewers, as Nick Estes pointed out at the time, did not realize that the song Phillips sang was the American Indian Movement song, which originated as a song honoring Raymond Yellow Thunder, a Lakota man from the Pine Ridge Reservation who was kidnapped, beaten...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 316–326.
Published: 01 June 2009
... but a patient in a sanitarium that bears a striking resemblance to a dirty war detention center), and he hears an Irish band, The Hunger, playing a song called “The Reptile Enclo- sure” (76). In this case, however, The Hunger is not an actual band and “The Rep- tile Enclosure” is not an actual...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 60–71.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., the broadcasts would continue as usual, and only from five deaths and up would they go into a lower gear play quiet songs, in English too, preferably about human destiny, such as “Dust in the Wind.” From ten dead and up, the radio networks switched to a far more serious mode, confined to Hebrew...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (2): 112–129.
Published: 01 March 2003
... . Liu, Xizai. Yigai (A General Study of the Arts). “Ciqu gai” (“General Remarks on Ci-poetry and Dramatic Songs”) . Shanghai: Shanghai guji chubanshe, 1978 . Longinus. On the Sublime. Critical Theory Since Plato . Ed. Adam Hazard. San Diego & New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1971 . 76...