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Comparative Literature (1 June 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 was a...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2013) 65 (2): 200–219.
Published: 01 June 2013
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2019) 71 (2): 139–153.
Published: 01 June 2019
... what is ostensibly a love poem: intra , ongla , arma , verga , oncle , cambra (enters, nail, soul, rod, uncle, chamber). 1. Lo ferm voler q’el cor m’intra no⋅m pot jes becs escoissendre ni ongla de lausengier, qui pert per mal dir s’arma. E car no⋅ls ab ram ni ab verga sivals a frau...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 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...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2006) 58 (3): 187–204.
Published: 01 June 2006
... few pages into the novel, the novel’s protagonist-narrator and author’s name- sake tells of a key moment that took place in the mid-1950s when—as a young child—he stood on a boulder in the center of the garden behind his Uncle Yusef’s house and learned that he was named after a cousin who either...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2008) 60 (3): 228–243.
Published: 01 June 2008
... Afri- can population. The illustrated journal Verden og vi, for example, ran a series of articles on the Danish West Indies in 1912. Quicksand’s depiction of Helga as not only an anomaly, but also a prize trophy of her wealthy Aunt Katrina and Uncle Poul indicates an intriguing perspective on...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2013) 65 (4): 450–465.
Published: 01 December 2013
... collabora- tors lost their civil rights, including the right to vote and to own property. MARCEL BEYER’S FLUGHUNDE  & ERWIN MORTIER’S MARCEL / 457 The identity of his great-uncle likewise remains elusive to the young boy. This becomes apparent when he visits his great-aunt Marie-Cécile...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2003) 55 (2): 95–111.
Published: 01 March 2003
... failure as a manifestation of a sin in relation to his mother. In addition, the hermit answers one of the unasked questions in a way that associates the enigma with Perceval’s maternal lineage: the person served from the Grail is his maternal uncle. Critics often consider that these accounts, together...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2013) 65 (2): 162–181.
Published: 01 June 2013
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2011) 63 (4): 383–401.
Published: 01 December 2011
... too much. You should see my Uncle Ramsay — Uncle Bo. He can drink if you like.’ ‘That’s all very fine and large,’ Walter said, ‘but don’t start too early.’ . . . Here’s the punch Uncle Bo said welcome Hebe — this child certainly can mix a good punch Father said something to warm the cockles...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2005) 57 (2): 101–116.
Published: 01 March 2005
...: Cambridge University Press, 1998 . 134 -60. Ganim, John. Style and Consciousness in Middle English Narrative . Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1983 . Gaunt, Simon. Gender and Genre in Medieval French Literature . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995 . Gaylord, Alan. “Uncle...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2006) 58 (2): 170–173.
Published: 01 March 2006
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2006) 58 (2): 173–174.
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2006) 58 (2): 175–177.
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2006) 58 (2): 177–180.
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2006) 58 (2): 180–182.
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2006) 58 (2): 183–185.
Published: 01 March 2006
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2009) 61 (2): 128–141.
Published: 01 March 2009
... is stranded on another type of island, a ship complete with a highly rigid power structure? Sven Delblanc provides one answer in Speranza.6 Speranza The year is 1794, and a young nobleman from the Swedish possession Rügen is being packed off to visit his uncle in Saint Thomas because of...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2013) 65 (1): 36–45.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Monolingualism  of an other that is not properly dis- tinguishable from the self is notably proximate to Lacan’s extraordinary reading of Hamlet, in which he proposes that Hamlet falters at the task of murdering his usurping uncle at the behest of his father because he is inhabited  by his mother’s...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2000) 52 (3): i–xx.
Published: 01 June 2000
... inspired him, in his American years, to the study of Talmudic interpretation was, he reported, less the fact that his great uncle had been a rabbi than his desire to develop a more intense style of literary interpretation, “to make his interventions both learned and ludic.” Attracted to “the daring of...