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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (2): 135–157.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1977 . Hofman, Daniel G. “Moby-Dick: Jonah's Whale or Job's?” Sewanee Review 69 ( 1961 ): 205 -24. Holstein, Jay A. “Melville's Inversion of Jonah in Moby-Dick.” Illif Review 42 ( 1985 ): 13 -20. Joblin, David, Tina Pippin, and Ronald Schleifer...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 213–225.
Published: 01 September 2019
... échouée, sans défense, et qu’on allait dépecer. My version runs: Françoise was too cold to sit still; we walked to the pont de la Concorde to see the frozen Seine, which everyone including the children approached without fear as though it were a beached whale, immense, defenseless and about to be cut...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 143–156.
Published: 01 March 2000
... narcosis, these lines call upon the ether that for Romanticism was the universal fluidum—the all-enveloping, life-giving element which, by the time Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein was given cinematic interpretation (by James Whale in 1931), had been specified as electricity (even if drawn from the ethereal...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 16–24.
Published: 01 March 2017
... inscribed, whales and fish sport between dhows and junks and are interspersed with banners containing the narratives Maura collected from travelers in Venice. Gurnah’s other map trac- ing the coast seems in contrast to reiterate the representational fallacy Philip Steinberg identifies in the...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (4): 351–369.
Published: 01 December 2016
...: Foundations of the Critique of Political Economy . Trans. Nicolaus Martin . London : Penguin , 1973 . Print . Melville Herman . Moby-Dick; Or, the Whale . New York : Vintage Books , 1991 . Print . Mittell Jason . “All in the Game: The Wire, Serial Storytelling, and Procedural...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2011
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (4): 408–428.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Literature.” Debating World Literature . Ed. Prendergast Christopher . Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 2004 . 148 – 62 . Print . Orwell George . “Inside the Whale.” 1940 . Complete Works . Vol. 12 . London : Secker and Warburg , 1998 . 86 – 115 . Print . ———. Letter to Sergei...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 218–234.
Published: 01 June 2018
.... The sea traditionally has “served as a place for literary portraits of adventure and disaster, for quests, hunts, and tests of human endurance,” particularly in such Western canonical texts as the Odyssey , Moby Dick, Or The Whale , and The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe ( Foulke, Sea...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (2): 117–130.
Published: 01 March 2001
... becomes sane to say that I know the moon revolves around the earth even though I do not believe it. However, cognition cannot be divorced from trust. For us to know that whales are mammals is also to believe it. How, otherwise, is intellection possible if I can jointly believe that humans were once...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 170–173.
Published: 01 March 2006
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 173–174.
Published: 01 March 2006
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 175–177.
Published: 01 March 2006
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 177–180.
Published: 01 March 2006
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 180–182.
Published: 01 March 2006
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (2): 183–185.
Published: 01 March 2006
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (4): 339–355.
Published: 01 December 2012
... complexities of the novel (which is in fact a retelling of the Narcissus story, insofar as Ahab seeks to capture from the waters his figura- tive double, the whale that ultimately carries him to the depths) or to the novel itself as the key to “the ungraspable phantom of life.” COMPARATIVE LITERATURE...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (4): 345–374.
Published: 01 December 2015
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (4): 291–320.
Published: 01 September 2000
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (4): 377–405.
Published: 01 December 2020