restricted access   Volume 19, May 1995

Table of Contents

Editor's Column

pp. 1-3


Interartistic Dialogues

The Waste Land as a Surrealist Poem

pp. 4-19

Comparative Motifs & Figures

Euripides Augmented: Yannis Ritsos's Phaedra

pp. 20-27

Minor and Major Love in Ovid and Kundera

pp. 28-45

Comparative Poetics

A "Feeling of Reconciliation" and the Tragic Calm

pp. 46-59

Literary & Cultural Intertextuality

Heterographies: Postmodernism and the Crisis of the Sacred in Maghreb Literature

pp. 60-75

Participatory Aesthetics: Reading Mallarmé and Joyce

pp. 76-96

Eastern-Western Relationships

Feminism and China's New "Nora": Ibsen, Hu Shi, and Lu Xun

pp. 97-113

The "Family" under Western Threat: (Dis)continuity of Cultural Tradition in Ba Jin's Jia and Shimazaki Tôson's Ie

pp. 114-132


Comparative Literature in the Arab World: An Overview

pp. 134-140

Rereading (review)

pp. 140-142

The Author, Art, and the Market: Rereading the History of Aesthetics (review)

pp. 142-144

The Fin-de-siècle Culture of Adolescence (review)

pp. 144-146

Borderline Culture. The Politics of Identity in Four Twentieth-Century Slavic Novels (review)

pp. 146-149

Subjects without Selves: Transitional Texts in Modern Fiction (review)

pp. 149-151

Building a Profession: Autobiographical Perspectives on the Beginnings of Comparative Literature in the United States (review)

pp. 152-154

Book Notes

Play, Literature, Religion: Essays in Cultural Intertextuality (review)

pp. 155-157

Aesop's Fables with a Life of Aesop (review)

pp. 157-158

Translation, Poetics, and the Stage: Six French Hamlets (review)

pp. 158-160

Confluenţe literare: Studii de literatură comparată româno-maghiară, and: Ego, Alter, Alter Ego (review)

pp. 160-161

Psyche and Text: The Sublime and the Grandiose in Literature, Psychopathology, and Culture (review)

pp. 162-163

Books Received

Books Received

pp. 164-166