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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 256–273.
Published: 01 June 2009
...ENRIQUE DUSSEL The present essay offers an interpretation of hispanos (Latin Americans and U.S. latinos) as historically, culturally, and geographically located “in-between” many worlds that combine to constitute an identity on the intercultural “border.” To illustrate how hispanos have navigated...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 452–454.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Emmanuel Bruno Jean-François What Is a World? On Postcolonial Literature as World Literature . By Cheah Pheng . Durham : Duke University Press , 2016 . ix, 397 p. Copyright © 2017 University of Oregon 2017 Works Cited Allan Michael . In the Shadow of World...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Bainard Cowan The Inordinate Eye: New World Baroque and Latin American Fiction. By Lois Parkinson Zamora. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006. xxv, 420 p., 108 ills. University of Oregon 2009 BOOK REVIEWS TRANSATLANTIC...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 209–219.
Published: 01 June 2009
... of the Fourth World: Reading the Native Americas through Their Literatures . Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1992 . Calvino, Italo. If on a Winter's Night a Traveler . Trans. William Weaver. Orlando: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1981 . ____. Se una notte d'inverno un viagiattore . Milano: Einaudi, 1979...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 315–335.
Published: 01 September 2010
... to pass academic judgment on texts from literatures they are not sufficiently equipped to handle linguistically, culturally, and historically. Against the backdrop of the recent spate of publications on world literature, especially the monographs by David Damrosch and the various multi-volume anthologies...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 336–360.
Published: 01 September 2010
... of the nineteenth and throughout the twentieth century, of a global system of production, reception, and translation of novels. The second model— the novelization of the global —focuses on the production of images of a globalized world as they are constructed in specific novels. My examples are novels by Jules...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (1): 99–100.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Michael Bell Dualisms: The Agons of the Modern World. By Ricardo J. Quinones. Toronto and London: University of Toronto Press, 2007. xvi, 451 p. University of Oregon 2010 BOOK REVIEWS ESTRANGEMENT AND THE SOMATICS OF LITERATURE...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 361–375.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Paul Stasi Ezra Pound argued that it was impossible to think in only one language in the contemporary world. To this end he worked in The Cantos to create a world culture built on the comparison of works of “great value” from a variety of cultures. Pound's epic poem serves to displace the English...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (4): 399–419.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Revathi Krishnaswamy While the literatures of the (third) world are being rapidly curricularized in revamped Comparative/World or Postcolonial literature classes, the theories and methodologies used to interpret and evaluate these texts are still drawn primarily from the Western tradition...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (3): 235–252.
Published: 01 September 2011
... . Chicago : U of Chicago P , 1995 . Print . Mazzotta Giuseppe . The Worlds of Petrarch . Durham : Duke UP , 1993 . Print . Merrill Robert Valentine . “Platonism in Petrarch's ‘Canzoniere.’” Modern Philology 27 ( 1979 ): 161 – 74 . Print . Newman Karen...
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Comparative Literature (2012) 64 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 March 2012
... : Stanford UP , 1966 . Print . Young Edward . Conjectures on Original Composition in a Letter to the Author of Sir Charles Grandison . Dublin , 1759 . Print . BLAIR HOXBY What Was Tragedy? The World We Have Lost, 1550–1795 E OWE MOST OF WHAT...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (4): 402–422.
Published: 01 December 2011
... and the Postmodern Perspective . 1992 . Post-Contemporary Interventions . Trans. Maraniss James E. . Durham : Duke UP , 1996 . Print . Bhabha Homi K. The Location of Culture . London : Routledge , 1988 . Print . Brennan Timothy J. Salman Rushdie and the Third World: Myths...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (4): 450–465.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Jan Lensen This essay examines contemporary rewritings of World War II memory narratives. Drawing on the examples of Flughunde (1995) by German author Marcel Beyer and Marcel (1999) by Flemish author Erwin Mortier, I analyze the ways in which both authors address the complex processes...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 271–287.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Katarzyna Bartoszyńska This essay uses a comparative reading of two novels, Jan Potocki's Manuscrit Trouvé à Saragosse ( Manuscript Found in Saragossa , 1804–15) and Charles Maturin's Melmoth the Wanderer (1820), to investigate the methodologies of comparative and world literature studies. Although...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (1): 99–101.
Published: 01 March 2018
...John Pizer Recoding World Literature: Libraries, Print Culture, and Germany’s Pact with Books . By Mani B. Venkat . Fordham University Press , 2017 . 348 p. Copyright © 2018 University of Oregon 2018 BOOK REVIEWS / 99...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (4): 333–356.
Published: 01 December 2019
... of disavowal toward the literary object and received categories like the global anglophone, postcolonial literature, and world literature. The author argues that this is not postcolonial resistance; rather, it is a trepidation to arrive at a conclusion, because to conclude is also to value, evaluate...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (4): 455–458.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Patrick Collier Little Magazine, World Form . By Eric Bulson . New York and Chichester : Columbia University Press , 2017 . 333 pages. Copyright © 2019 by University of Oregon 2019 It has been more than two decades now since modernism returned to the foreground of literary...
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Comparative Literature (2011) 63 (2): 119–141.
Published: 01 June 2011
... and authenticity associated with a “human” selfhood. Selfhood, like text, here becomes assemblage: an assemblage of borrowed words. Focusing on Steven Hall's The Raw Shark Texts and Graham Rawle's Woman's World , I show how writing, text, and self are inextricably intertwined, and how this reinvigorates...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (4): 456–459.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Mark Whalan The Ethnic Avant-Garde: Minority Cultures and World Revolution . By Lee Steven S. . New York : Columbia University Press , 2015 . 285 p. © 2016 by University of Oregon 2016 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE / 456 While Holub’s book is able to give a clear voice...
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Comparative Literature (2021) 73 (3): 255–269.
Published: 01 September 2021
... in the marginalized scholarly tradition represented by Andrés. Diffusionist theories of world literature, including some of its most recent versions found in the work of Pascale Casanova and Franco Moretti, presuppose that influence radiates outward from Europe to the rest of the world. By contrast, Andrés’s model...