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Comparative Literature (1 January 2001) 53 (1): 27–41.
Published: 01 January 2001
..., J.A. “The Political Significance of Gulliver's Travels.” Swift and His Contexts . Ed. John Irwin Fischer, Hermann J. Real, and James Woolley. New York: Ams Press, 1989 . 1 -19. Fletcher, Angus. Allegory: The Theory of a Symbolic Mode . Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1990 . Jacobs, J.U...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2014) 66 (2): 250–252.
Published: 01 June 2014
... historically nuanced readings of canonical and noncanonical works that appropriated the bizarre oriental narratives pub- lished in Britain and France. Chapter 3 focuses on Eastern pseudoethnographies written as interplanetary and interspecies tales by Bernard Fontenelle, Aphra Behn, Jonathan Swift, and...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2008) 60 (2): 142–163.
Published: 01 March 2008
... . Montag, Warren. The Unthinkable Swift. The Spontaneous Philosophy of a Church of England Man . Londres: Verso, 1994 . Montemayor, Carlos. “El helenismo de Alfonso Reyes.” Pineda Franco 335 -46. Moraña, Mabel. “Baroque/Neobaroque/Ultrabaroque: Disruptive Readings of Modernity.” Hispanic...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2014) 66 (3): 257–276.
Published: 01 September 2014
.... Oldenbourg , 1973 . Print . Swift Simon . “Kant, Herder, Gayatri Spivak and the Question of Philosophical Anthropology.” Romanticism, Literature and Philosophy: Expressive Rationality in Rousseau, Kant, Wollstonecraft and Contemporary Theory . London : Continuum , 2006 . 77 – 97 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2006) 58 (1): 59–69.
Published: 01 January 2006
...? The reason why swift horses do not arrive a thousand miles on their own is because they will only arrive after they encounter the best judge of horse flesh. (Xiang 183-84) Many may recognize the story of Bozi Ya and Zhongzi Qi as one of the great source stories about friendship and mutual...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2019) 71 (2): 154–170.
Published: 01 June 2019
... deal explicitly with themes of justice, revolt, and individuality; it may be that weaving a Joban thread deep within the fabric of his poem allowed Pushkin to simultaneously explore and conceal these subversive ideas within his work. (207) During the Stalinist era, what Megan Swift calls “an...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2008) 60 (4): 301–330.
Published: 01 September 2008
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2012) 64 (1): 93–109.
Published: 01 March 2012
... ): 99 – 109 . Print . Serres Michel . The Birth of Physics . Ed. Webb David . Trans. Hawkes Jack . Manchester : Clinamen , 2000 . Print . Swift Jonathan . Gulliver's Travels . Ed. Turner Paul . Oxford : Oxford UP , 1986 . Print . Yates Frances...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2003) 55 (1): 24–41.
Published: 01 January 2003
... zur Forschung bis 1993 . 7 . Sonderheft, Internationales Archiv für Sozialgeschichte der deutschen Literatur. Tübingen: Niemeyer, 1995 . Gannon, Charles E. “'One swift, conclusive smashing and an End': Wells, War and the Collapse of Civilisation.” Foundation 28 . 77 ( 1999 ): 35 -46...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2003) 55 (1): 42–56.
Published: 01 January 2003
... scholarship. Rather than either impartial judge or exuberant fan, I admit myself as promoter, an opportunist who likes a good show. But my agenda is ultimately corrupt, for, as I will detail in the pages ahead, this “fight” is not a metaphor for dialogue; rather, it is what Swift meant by his “battle...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2017) 69 (4): 355–369.
Published: 01 December 2017
... “streaming.” In contrast, Woolf’s scenes are determined by swift movement and sound: within the narrative pause, if nothing happens in terms of the text’s plot, vibrant activities are neverthe- less going on. In “Time Passes,” which, unlike “Breaths of a Summer Day,” focuses on the swift passage of...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2017) 69 (3): 271–287.
Published: 01 September 2017
... . ———. “Persuasive Ironies: Utopian Readings of Swift and Krasicki.” Comparative Literature Studies 50 . 4 ( 2013 ): 618 – 42 . Print . Beecroft Alexander . An Ecology of World Literature: From Antiquity to the Present Day . Brooklyn : Verso , 2015 . Print . Białas Zbigniew . “Fabula...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2013) 65 (1): 36–45.
Published: 01 March 2013
... with the least relation guarantees the maximum of poetic universalism, challenges shibboleths of translation theory and comparative literature alike” (55). See Kaufman for a discussion of Deleuze’s similarly brazen “comparative” literary method, which entails tracing a breathtakingly swift line...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2000) 52 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 January 2000
... with two examples of what is sublime, the second of which is taken once again ON THE SUBLIME/7 from Homer: He fell upon them as upon a swift ship falls a wave, huge, wind-reared by the clouds. The ship...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2013) 65 (2): 220–241.
Published: 01 June 2013
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2004) 56 (3): 207–226.
Published: 01 June 2004
... prescription and censor- ship appeared swift and inevitable. See, for example, Kalivoda 19-20 and 39-40. 7 Thus, for example, Schneider (53-55) finds one of the theoretical sources for twentieth-century abstract art in Kant’s claim (in Section 16 of the Critique of Judgment) that the freie Schönheit of...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2015) 67 (4): 375–393.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Darkened this swift stream of song, Interpenetrated lie By the glory of the sky: Be it love, light, harmony, Odour, or the soul of all Which from heaven like dew doth fall...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2008) 60 (4): 355–369.
Published: 01 September 2008
... wrote his first novel, The Dream Life of Balso Snell, as “a protest against writing books” (Day of the Locust xvLewis understood his mission to be similar to Swift’s in A Tale of a Tub: hostility to the endless production of words. Like Céline, but with less...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2010) 62 (4): 420–421.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Crusoe  and Mere Nature Delineated  to Swift’s fantasies of eugenics in Gulliver’s Travels (with short digressions on John Ray’s The Wisdom of God Manifested in the Works of the Creation, Plato, and Thomas More) to The Gentleman’s Compleat Jockey  and discussions by agricultural writers and...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2010) 62 (4): 421–423.
Published: 01 September 2010
... scientific from the medical from the philosophical,” Davidson says, “does violence to the matters with which all of these disciplines are con- cerned” (8). Thus, in one typical chapter she moves from Virgil’s Georgics  to Defoe’s Robin­ son Crusoe  and Mere Nature Delineated  to Swift’s fantasies of...