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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (2): 135–157.
Published: 01 March 2005
... University Press, 1949 . 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...
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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...
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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...
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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 (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 (2014) 66 (3): 365–368.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Jeronimo Lobo’s account of his voyage to Abyssinia and culminating in Rasselas, which “is Johnson’s attempt to repre- sent his experience of discursive possession and to exorcise the phantoms of these Habesha conceptualizations through mimicry” (216). Belcher argues that, having enacted discur- sive...
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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 (2): 250–252.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Voltaire. Aravamudan aligns cosmological speculation 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...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 32–44.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Stefan . Alien Ocean: Anthropological Voyages in Microbial Seas . Berkeley : U of California P , 2009 . Print . ———. Sounding the Limits of Life: Essays in the Anthropology of Biology and Beyond . Princeton : Princeton UP , 2015 . Print . Mentz Steven . “Shipwreck Modernity...
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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...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 25–31.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Distribution in the Pacific 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...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 460–461.
Published: 01 December 2017
... (obscurely titled) book we have it exhumed. BOOK REVIEWS / 461 But I have to ask how it is that a work about someone so devoted to clarity can itself be so obscure? Departments of English embarked on the long voyage to Planet...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 370–388.
Published: 01 September 2008
...” in Lingala, and often used to refer to Europe —​with the French suffix -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...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 218–234.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Voyage 26 ). From the time of Homer’s Odyssey the sea has provided a narrative landscape of extremes, allowing authors to explore the human penchant for quests into the unknown and the struggle for survival in the face of the greatest of natural powers ( Cohen 1 ). Although the boat narratives...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (1): 58–71.
Published: 01 January 2002
... Petrarchan 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...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (1): 27–41.
Published: 01 January 2001
... play; “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...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 111–113.
Published: 01 March 2019
... instead the method of inductive critical thinking. However, as Gjesdal points out, it would be a mistake to think that Herder wished to leave philosophy behind so as to pursue empirical science. Drawing on such early works as the Journal of My Voyage in the Year 1769 and How Philosophy Can Become More...
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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 (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 (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...