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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 357–359.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Chelsea Stieber Locating the Destitute: Space and Identity in Caribbean Fiction . By Radović Stanka . Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press , 2014 . 222 p. © 2016 by University of Oregon 2016 BOOK REVIEWS...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 144–158.
Published: 01 June 2020
... and the bondsman, as not everyone has been in contention. The “common ruin” of the parties involved in the impasse reads differently, as Luxemburg momentarily reads it, from elsewhere; while waking up outside the political frame might only be the loss of the illusion of a protectable space. Hegel...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (4): 427–449.
Published: 01 December 2016
... define and contain criminal traces, arguing that Roberto Bolaño's and Teresa Margolles's works point, rather, to the potentiality of criminal space to project itself onto other locations. Their diffuse and globalized crime scenes have structural similarities with what Giorgio Agamben terms generalized...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 111–128.
Published: 01 March 2017
... novels an alternative is imagined as possible only from a marginal position outside the discourses and spaces of globalization: in intimacy, personal encounters, and gestures of care. © 2017 by University of Oregon 2017 globalization masculinity space/spatiality Kafka ethics Works Cited...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (1): 88–91.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Lou Freitas Caton Romantic Turbulence: Chaos, Ecology, and American Space. By Eric Wilson. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2000. 169 p. University of Oregon 2002 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/72 BOOK REVIEWS DREAMING BY THE BOOK. By...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (4): 293–319.
Published: 01 September 2003
...LILACH LACHMAN TIME, SPACE, AND ILLUSION: KEATS & POUSSIN /293 LILACH LACHMAN Time, Space, and Illusion: Between Keats and Poussin Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665), “Et in Arcadia Ego, or The Arcadian Shepherds.” Oil on canvas...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (1): 83–86.
Published: 01 January 2006
...David A. Brewer The One vs. the Many: Minor Characters and the Space of the Protagonist in the Novel. By Alex Woloch. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2003. ix, 391 p. University of Oregon 2006 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/70 BOOK...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (4): 449–451.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Richard Eldridge THE SELF IN MORAL SPACE: LIFE NARRATIVE AND THE GOOD. By David Parker. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2007. 208 p. University of Oregon 2009 BOOK REVIEWS ON DIALOGUE. By Dmitri Nikulin. Lanham: Lexington Books...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 193–195.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Laura Leibman The Common Pot: The Recovery of Native Space in the Northeast. By Lisa Brooks. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2008. 319 p. University of Oregon 2010 BOOK REVIEWS CAN THESE BONES LIVE? TRANSLATION...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (3): 246–255.
Published: 01 June 2005
...STEVEN G. YAO COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/246 STEVEN G. YAO The Unheimlich Maneuver; or the Gap, the Gradient, and the Spaces of Comparison To address the current institutional situation and disciplinary conservatism of the comparative literary enterprise...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (2): 147–167.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Infinity . Pittsburg: Duquesne University Press, 1969 . Murdoch, Iris. Existentialists and Mystics . New York: Penguin, 1999 . POSTDECONSTRUCTIVE NECROPHILIA/147 FLOYD DUNPHY Postdeconstructive Necrophilia: Grave Spaces in...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 7–15.
Published: 01 March 2017
... a historicist approach to Oceanic Studies. Given that the shape of the world system has proved remarkably malleable over time, it argues that we need to pay more attention to the periodic reorganizations of oceanic space that have occurred over the course of the longue durée . More specifically...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 394–412.
Published: 01 December 2017
... in the essay negotiate multiple attachments to spaces in Russia, the United States, and even Israel. Using theory in cultural criticism and urban geography, the article demonstrates that the fiction locates home on the scale of the city, neighborhood, and domestic space, rather than the nation...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (2): 207–229.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Carson. The essay argues that, like D.W. Winnicott's transitional object, resistant poems open a space between interior and exterior worlds, a space of “experiencing” that helps one learn to tolerate frustration, separation, loss, and reality. © 2012 by University of Oregon 2012 MELISSA FEUERSTEIN...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (2): 131–144.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Jesper Gulddal This article explores the link between the novel and the passport system as one of the defining legal institutions of modernity. The late eighteenth-century introduction of modern strategies for controlling mobility brought about a reconfiguration of political space which was now no...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 130–140.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Therí A. Pickens This essay asks what kinds of theoretical paradigms are possible in a geographical space where the foundational racial split is along the fault lines of Blackness and whiteness. What other relationships are possible between communities of color in this geo-political, socio-cultural...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (3): 201–227.
Published: 01 June 2010
... stanza Crnjanski retreats to the capsular space of his mother tongue for protection and the gestation of a monolithic poetic idiom, a movement that reflects Crnjanski's incomplete integration of the English language in his own verbal creativity. Crnjanski thus represents interlinguality in terms of an...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 218–234.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Lynley Edmeades John Cage's “Empty Words” (1974–75) was designed to collapse the space between music and language. In attempting to do so, the work simultaneously disrupts and depends upon expectations generated by our regular interpretive frameworks. Using contemporary affect theory, I offer a new...
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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 (2021) 73 (1): 61–83.
Published: 01 March 2021
... Igiaba Scego. Drawing on diaspora studies, theories of narrative space, and contemporary theories of world literature, this article argues that Somali diasporic literature places at its imaginative and symbolic core the concept of the border. In so doing, Somali diasporic literature interlocks formal and...