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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 370–393.
Published: 01 December 2017
... abstraction. This article examines Gogol’s visual poetics within the context of Russian culture’s late, self-conscious appropriation of Renaissance perspective, drawing on contemporaneous developments in Russian art history and twentieth-century aesthetic theory. As seen in several key moments in Dead Souls...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (3): 357–368.
Published: 01 September 2018
... of Visual Culture 4.2 ( 2005 ): 257 – 66 . Moretti Franco . Graphs, Maps, Trees: Abstract Models for a Literary History . London : Verso , 2005 . Nachtergael Magali . Les Mythologies individuelles: Récit de soi et photographie au 20e siècle . New York : Rodopi , 2012...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (3): 233–261.
Published: 01 June 2001
...) the usual alternatives. He has begun with a close- to-nature custom of the colonized subject. But instead of transmitting it as in- herently either innocuous or unreadable, he has discreetly “tamed” this cultural art-form by endowing it with a European representational gesture. This outland- ish visual...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (4): 459–461.
Published: 01 December 2016
... to the intertwined spheres of literature, visual culture, philosophy, and politics throughout the twentieth century takes form as an amalgamation of stasis and motion, depicting a kind of energy whose recoiled power, or restless recursivity, can best be understood as a glimpse of larger systems of meaning...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 460–462.
Published: 01 December 2020
.... Calderwood ends his book with an epilogue dealing with the afterlife of the Andalusi colonial imaginary in modern, independent Morocco, and how the tropes and images promoted by the Spanish protectorate and some Arab intellectuals have been transformed in the propaganda and visual culture of the ʿAlawi...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (2): 200–219.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Nancy's Recasting of the Photographic Image.” Journal of Visual Culture 9 . 1 ( 2010 ): 45 – 62 . Print . Knight Diana . Barthes and Utopia: Space, Travel, Writing . Oxford : Oxford UP , 1997 . Print . Matalon Ronit . Kro u-khetov . Tel Aviv : Ha-kibuts ha-me'uhad , 2001...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 333–353.
Published: 01 September 2001
... identity in a visual culture. The Oedipal subject of the mirror stage is thus not a universal subject but a historical one in which [t]he subject is founded by a hallucinatory fantasy in which it conceives itself as the locus of active agency and the environment as passive; its subjectivity is secured...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 116–129.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Walter . “Theses on the Philosophy of History.” Illuminations . Trans. Zohn Harry . New York : Schocken , 1969 . 253 – 64 . Print . Browne Simone . “Everybody's Got a Little Light under the Sun: Black Luminosity and the Visual Culture of Surveillance.” Cultural Studies 26...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (1): 23–53.
Published: 01 January 2004
..., 1982 . Gardiner, Michael. “Bakhtin and the Metaphorics of Perception.” Interpreting Visual Culture. Explorations in the Hermeneutics of the Visual. London & New York: Routledge, 1999 . 57 -73. Gatrall, Jeff. “Between Iconoclasm and Silence: Representing the Divine in Holbein...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (4): 456–459.
Published: 01 December 2016
... significant to the intertwined spheres of literature, visual culture, philosophy, and politics throughout the twentieth century takes form as an amalgamation of stasis and motion, depicting a kind of energy whose recoiled power, or restless recursivity, can best be understood as a glimpse of larger...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (1): 53–67.
Published: 01 March 2020
... of the interaction between text and image” ( 185 ) specific to the medial conditions of the Romantic period: the emergence and diffusion of visual culture and its encroachment into literature, particularly in the form of illustrated books, not least Lavater’s own Physiognomische Fragmente and its many subsequent...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (2): 164–176.
Published: 01 March 2003
... like ingratitude. Fictions of the Pose is as rich, as stimulating, and as beguiling a contribution to our understanding of early modern visual culture as I have seen since Bal’s Reading Rembrandt of 1991—a book whose capacity to bridge the gap between the cultural past and the pressing...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 143–156.
Published: 01 March 2000
... of Baroque spectacle as well as a proto- cinematic machine, its whirling menagerie uniquely demonstrates the crisis of modernist form. Another machine, one of the many various constituents of nineteenth-century “visual culture,” appears in T.S. Eliot’s “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock” COMPARATIVE...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 313–338.
Published: 01 September 2006
... liter- ary texts but also in visual culture, with verbal and visual representations sometimes reinforcing each other. A fourteenth-century manuscript of the Ovide moralisé, for example, depicts a conventional image of Europa and the bull in which there is a noteworthy absence of distress on her part...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 275–282.
Published: 01 September 2001
...-scientific justification of dematerialization, and the theocratic belief in God’s natural law. Combining Lacanian psychoanalysis with her own historical critique, Kintz demonstrates how the white body is privileged and abstracted in the virtual visual culture, how the “visible invisibility...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 251–273.
Published: 01 September 2016
... . Print . Bohrer Frederick N . Orientalism and Visual Culture: Imagining Mesopotamia in Nineteenth-Century Europe . Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 2003 . Print . Budge E.A. Wallis . The Rise & Progress of Assyriology . London : Richard Clay & Sons , 1925 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (4): 293–319.
Published: 01 September 2003
... traf- fic to a one-to-one relationship between visual source and verbal target, against the scope of theo- retical possibilities and artistic practice alike. COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/296 torical criticism has tended to read him, will reveal some important aesthetic and cultural differences...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (4): 307–324.
Published: 01 September 2002
... “it is technology and the media which are the true bearers of the episte- mological function: whence a mutation in cultural production in which tradi- tional forms give way to mixed-media experiments, and photography, film and television all begin to seep into the visual work of art (and the other arts as well...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 371–373.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Sheldon Lu Beyond Sinology: Chinese Writing and the Scripts of Culture . By Bachner Andrea . New York : Columbia University Press , 2014 . 282 p. © 2014 by University of Oregon 2014 Works Cited Lu Sheldon . China, Transnational Visuality, Global Postmodenity...
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Comparative Literature (2007) 59 (2): 97–118.
Published: 01 March 2007
...VLADIMIR E. ALEXANDROV University of Oregon 2007 Abernathy, Marjorie, and Jeffrey Coney. “Semantic and Phonemic Priming in the Cerebral Hemispheres.” Neuropsychologia 28 . 9 ( 1990 ): 933 -45. Alexandrov, Vladimir E. “Biology, Semiosis, and Cultural Difference in Lotman's...