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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (2): 135–157.
Published: 01 March 2005
... . REMAPPING JONAH’S VOYAGE/135 ILANA PARDES Remapping Jonah’s Voyage: Melville’s Moby-Dick and Kitto’s Cyclopedia of Biblical Literature NE CANNOT OVERESTIMATE the importance of interpretive obsessions Oin Moby-Dick. From the very outset, Ishmael...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 383–401.
Published: 01 December 2011
.... The systematic orchestration of two key devices in Rhys's Voyage in the Dark and Lamming's The Emigrants challenges modes of perception, temporality, and history shaping the realist discourses each novel directly or indirectly invokes. Voyage in the Dark responds to Zola's naturalist novel Nana through the use...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 127–147.
Published: 01 March 2014
...-language American (U.S.) modernism. Jiménez's Diario de un poeta reciencasado ( Diary of a Newlywed Poet , 1917), written during and after his round-trip voyage between Spain and New York, is the basis for what the poet called his “rebirth” in Spanish and American poetry. In this hybrid semi-epic text, he...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (3): 267–286.
Published: 01 September 2015
... , to challenge the cohesiveness of the idea of Europe. The authors' responses to the treatment of exile, return, homeland, and identity in Ulysses' voyage problematize not only the boundary between belonging and not belonging to Europe but also the distinction between center and periphery within the European...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Katharina N. Piechocki Renaissance poet and physician Girolamo Fracastoro (1478–1553) coined the neologism “syphilis” in the first poem that fictionalizes Columbus's voyage to the New World. Syphilis sive Morbus Gallicus (1530) captures, as this article shows, the bonds among poetic, philological...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (4): 320–337.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Continents/Hatier, 1981 . Semprun, Jorge. “Je me souviens. Je ne me souviens que trop...” La nouvelle revue française 526 ( Nov. 1996 ): 24 -33. ____. Le grande voyage . Paris: Gallimard, 1963 . ____. The Long Voyage . Trans. Richard Seaver. New York: Penguin, 1997 . Semprun, Jorge...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (3): 365–368.
Published: 01 September 2014
..., animated by that alterity” (18). Belcher’s larger theoretical argu- ment is propelled by the case of Johnson’s encounter with Habesha (Ethiopian) culture, beginning with his translation of Joachim Le Grand’s version of Jeronimo Lobo’s account of his voyage to Abyssinia and culminating in Rasselas...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (3): 283–297.
Published: 01 September 2023
... of an ocean-voyaging canoe (in Graham’s Maori tradition, a waka ) in the contrasting color of natural wood. Given their similar sizes and shapes, the composite figure’s offset pieces appeared to fit together like the top and bottom of a carved box or decorated container (in Graham’s Maori tradition, a waka...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (1): 58–71.
Published: 01 January 2002
... verse in an otherwise stan- dard new historicist analysis of colonial encounter and exploitation. Columbus’s reports of his exploration of the West Indies, Vaz de Caminha’s chronicle of Cabral’s expedition to Brazil, Léry’s Histoire d’un voyage fait en la terre du Brésil, the love poetry of Wyatt...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 370–388.
Published: 01 September 2008
... -iste, thereby denoting some- one who has made the voyage to Europe (Gondola 28). Sape  is of course deeply imbricated in dis- cursive networks of imperialism and fashion in Africa. Recent studies such as Allman’s edited vol- ume cite the need...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 355–369.
Published: 01 September 2008
... the years of hating proust / 357 other than the sustained energy of its vituperation, Louis-Ferdinand Céline’s Voyage au bout de la nuit ( Journey to the End of Night), appeared in France. The fol- lowing year saw the American publication of Nathanael West’s Miss...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (3): 306–325.
Published: 01 September 2022
...,” “another story” ( 23 ). The realities of the sea’s voyages, vessels, and vacillations inspire cultural and mythic narratives across coastal and island spaces. Critical engagement with these oceanic and maritime myths then reveals the sea’s cultural resonances across time. Yet, for Ashley L. Cohen...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 27–41.
Published: 01 January 2001
...; “Ulysses” with both Homer’s epic and James Joyce’s novel; and “Gulliver” with Part One of Jonathan Swift’s Gulliver’s Travels, “A Voyage to Lilliput.” Before embarking on a close reading of “Gulliver” in relation to Gulliver’s Travels, it is perhaps worth giving a brief account of the circumstances...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 25–31.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Islands.” Readings in Pacific Literatures . Sharrad Paul . Wollongong : New Literatures Research Centre , 1993 . 39 – 51 . Print . Douglas Bronwen . “Naming Places” Voyagers, Toponyms, and Local Presence in the Fifth Part of the World, 1500–1700.” Journal of Historical Geography...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 218–234.
Published: 01 June 2018
... . “ Q&A: Author Viet Thanh Nguyen on the Ghosts that Haunt Refugees .” Macleans , 17 Feb. 2017 . http://www.macleans.ca/culture/books/qa-author-viet-thanh-nguyen-on-the-ghoststhat-haunt-refugees/ . Carlson Patricia Ann . “ The Literature of Voyaging .” Literature and Lore of the Sea...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 339–359.
Published: 01 September 2006
... . Carpentier, Alejo. El siglo de las luces . Intro. Carlos Fuentes. Caracas: Biblioteca Ayachuco, 1979 . Cervates Saavedra, Miguel de. Obras completas . Ed. Angel Valbuena Prat. Madrid: Aguilar, 1956 . Chateaubriand, François-René de. Oeuvres romanesques et voyages . Ed. Maurice Regard. Paris...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (2): 250–252.
Published: 01 June 2014
... about other worlds with theo- logical and scientific debates after the Copernican discovery of a heliocentric universe, then shows how these speculations informed fictional voyages to remote planets. These other- worldly narratives, he argues, render a familiar world foreign in order to relativize...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 293–312.
Published: 01 September 2006
...: Cambridge University Press, 2000 . Markham, Clements R., ed. The Voyages of Sir James Lancaster, Kt., to the East Indies . Hakluyt Society First Series no. 56. New York: Burt Franklin, 1877 . Markley, Robert. The Far East and the English Imagination, 1600-1730 . Cambridge: Cambridge University...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2017
...’: Report on the Deadly Drift of a Migrants' Boat in the Central Mediterranean.” Forensic Architecture Project . Web. < http://www.forensic-architecture.org/case/left-die-boat/ >. 10 Aug. 2016 . Helmreich Stephan . Alien Ocean: Anthropological Voyages in Microbial Seas . Berkeley...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (2): 127–144.
Published: 01 March 2002
...: Colonies espagnoles. Vol. 12 of Œuvres Complètes . Paris: Garnier, 1859 . 12 vols. 1859 -1861. Fernández Herr, Elena. Les origines de l'Espagne romantique. Les récits de voyage 1755-1823 . Paris: Didier, 1973 . Gautier, Theophile. Voyage en Espagne . 1843. Paris: Gallimard, 1981 . Gould...