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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (2): 169–191.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Rebecca Peabody In 1952 publisher Dodd, Mead and Company invited African American writer and intellectual Langston Hughes to create an introduction, select illustrations, and prepare discursive captions for a new edition of Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin . The mid-twentieth century...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 389–391.
Published: 01 September 2008
... was written in three volumes in 1843. On the other side of her historical frame, 1856 dates Ogé, ou, Le préjugé de couleur, a play by the Hai- tian writer Pierre Faubert, which Brickhouse relates to Harriet Beecher Stowe’s “domestic racial romance” in its...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 391–394.
Published: 01 September 2008
... was written in three volumes in 1843. On the other side of her historical frame, 1856 dates Ogé, ou, Le préjugé de couleur, a play by the Hai- tian writer Pierre Faubert, which Brickhouse relates to Harriet Beecher Stowe’s “domestic racial romance” in its...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 368–370.
Published: 01 September 2014
... of aspects of Western Learning and its claims to universal truth and applicability” (48). The third chapter (“The Name Is Changed, but the Tale Is Told of You”) focuses on Lin Shu’s early collaborative translations of Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Uncle Tom’s Cabin (1852) and Aesop’s Fables, arguing...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (1): 59–69.
Published: 01 January 2006
... OF THE PARTY/67 enough, he was also the ruler who demanded that a number of his retainers be buried with him when he died, or at least so legend claims. In this anecdote, it is not merely the forgiveness of the horse-eaters that is important. The duke be- stows the ale (and the act of forgiveness) under...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 420–421.
Published: 01 September 2010
... read- ing. Chapter 2 contains comparative exegeses of well-dressed blacks in Harriet Stowe, Herman Melville, Mark Twain, and Charles Chesnutt, identifying the ways in which both black and white writers attempt transgressively to “signify on” the contested figures of these dandies. Chapter 3...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 421–423.
Published: 01 September 2010
... read- ing. Chapter 2 contains comparative exegeses of well-dressed blacks in Harriet Stowe, Herman Melville, Mark Twain, and Charles Chesnutt, identifying the ways in which both black and white writers attempt transgressively to “signify on” the contested figures of these dandies. Chapter 3...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 423–426.
Published: 01 September 2010
... read- ing. Chapter 2 contains comparative exegeses of well-dressed blacks in Harriet Stowe, Herman Melville, Mark Twain, and Charles Chesnutt, identifying the ways in which both black and white writers attempt transgressively to “signify on” the contested figures of these dandies. Chapter 3...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 426–429.
Published: 01 September 2010
... comparative exegeses of well-dressed blacks in Harriet Stowe, Herman Melville, Mark Twain, and Charles Chesnutt, identifying the ways in which both black and white writers attempt transgressively to “signify on” the contested figures of these dandies. Chapter 3 reexamines W.E.B. Du Bois’s politics...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 429–431.
Published: 01 September 2010
... read- ing. Chapter 2 contains comparative exegeses of well-dressed blacks in Harriet Stowe, Herman Melville, Mark Twain, and Charles Chesnutt, identifying the ways in which both black and white writers attempt transgressively to “signify on” the contested figures of these dandies. Chapter 3...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (4): 275–290.
Published: 01 September 2002
... stowe!” (That is no pleasant place) (Beowulf 52, 1372b). While most readers easily sense that Hrothgar’s remark is ironic, the traditional definition of irony cannot accommo- date that recognition: the Lord of the Scyldings obviously does not mean the opposite of what he says, namely...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (2): 140–157.
Published: 01 March 2007
... heart). The comparison of the changing city to the changing heart of any mortal be- stows an unsettling lack of permanence on those transformations. So, too, does the connection between Paris and the changing images of the animals and car- riages on a moving carrousel. Baudelaire chose the phrase...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 58–82.
Published: 01 January 2001
... and legal, Twain and Stowe showed, rather than argued, the innocence of those wronged by slavery. They also drew upon the archetype of what Frye might have called the eternal act of deliver- ance: Moses in the “bullrushers” and Eliza on the ice are in place of Israel at the Reed Sea. An author may...