The Comparatist

The Comparatist
Volume 30, May 2006

CONTENTS

Essays

    Bornedal, Peter.
  • The Fragmented Nietzschean Subject and Literary Criticism: Conflicting Images of Woman in Jacobsen's "Arabesque to a Drawing by Michelangelo"
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    Subject Headings:
    • Jacobsen, J. P. (Jens Peter), 1847-1885. Arabesque to a drawing by Michelangelo (Profile of a woman with downcast eyes in the Uffizi)
    • Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900.
    • Subject (Philosophy) in literature.
    • Self (Philosophy) in literature.
    • Women in literature.
    Hamner, Robert D.
  • Ekphrasis and V. S. Naipaul's The Enigma of Arrival
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    Subject Headings:
    • Naipaul, V. S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad), 1932- Enigma of arrival.
    • De Chirico, Giorgio, 1888-1978. Enigma of arrival and the afternoon [visual works]
    • Ekphrasis.
    • Autobiography in literature.
    Safit, Ilan.
  • Animating Vision: Visual Adaptation in Girl with a Pearl Earring
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    Subject Headings:
    • Webber, G. P. (G. Peter), dir. Girl with a pearl earring (Motion picture)
    • Chevalier, Tracy. Girl with a pearl earring.
    • Chevalier, Tracy -- Film and video adaptations.
    • Art in motion pictures.
    • Ekphrasis.
    Martin, Brian.
  • From Balzac to Iraq: Soldiers, Veterans, and Military Adaptation
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    Subject Headings:
    • Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850. Colonel Chabert.
    • Angelo, Yves, dir. Colonel Chabert [film]
    • Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850 -- Film and video adaptations.
    • Veterans in literature.
    • Veterans in motion pictures.
    Williams, Christy.
  • The Silent Struggle: Autonomy for the Maiden Who Seeks Her Brothers
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    Subject Headings:
    • Maiden who seeks her brothers (Tale) -- History and criticism.
    • Women in literature.
    • Sex role in literature.
    • Feminist literary criticism.
    Chatzidimitriou, Ioanna.
  • "I Have No History": Negotiating Language in Vassilis Alexakis's The Mother Tongue
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    Subject Headings:
    • Alexakis, Vassilis, 1943- Langue maternelle. Greek.
    • Language and languages in literature.
    • Sociolinguistics in literature.
    Walford, Lynn.
  • Truth, Lies, and Politics in the Debate over Testimonial Writing: The Cases of Rigoberta Menchú and Binjamin Wilkomirski
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    Subject Headings:
    • Menchú, Rigoberta. Me llamo Rigoberta Menchú y así me nació la conciencia.
    • Wilkomirski, Binjamin. Bruchstücke.
    • Autobiography -- History and criticism.
    • Literary forgeries and mystifications.
    • Politics and literature.

Review Essays

    Di Leo, Jeffrey R.
  • After Theory (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Eagleton, Terry, 1943- After theory.
    • Culture.
    Guran, Letitia.
  • The History of the Literary Cultures of East-Central Europe: Junctures and Disjunctures in the 19th and 20th Centuries (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Cornis-Pope, Marcel, ed. History of the literary cultures of East-Central Europe: junctures and disjunctures in the 19th and 20th centuries.
    • Neubauer, John, 1933-, ed.
    • Europe, Eastern -- Literatures -- History and criticism.

Reviews

    Foster, John Burt, 1945-
  • Debating World Literature (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Prendergast, Christopher, ed. Debating world literature.
    • Literature -- History and criticism.
    Rainer, Ulrike.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche and Weimar Classicism (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Bishop, Paul, 1967- Friedrich Nietzsche and Weimar classicism.
    • Stephenson, R. H. (Roger H.)
    • Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1844-1900.
    Moraru, Christian.
  • Vocabulaire européen des philosophies: Dictionnaire des intraduisibles (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Cassin, Barbara, ed. Vocabulaire européen des philosophies: dictionnaire des intraduisibles.
    • Philosophy -- Encyclopedias.
    Kuhlman, Martha.
  • Imagined Cities: Urban Experience and the Language of the Novel (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Alter, Robert. Imagined cities: urban experience and the language of the novel.
    • European fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
    Martin, William.
  • Requiem for Communism (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Scribner, Charity. Requiem for communism.
    • Communism and art -- Europe.
    Jerzak, Katarzyna Elżbieta, 1965-
  • Uchodźcy, and: Z głowy (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Grynberg, Henryk. Uchodźcy.
    • Głowacki, Janusz. Z głowy.
    • Short stories, Polish.
    • Głowacki, Janusz.
    Stoppino, Eleonora.
  • Understanding Dante (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Scott, John A. (John Alfred), 1932- Understanding Dante.
    • Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321 -- Criticism and interpretation.

Book Notes

    Holland, J. Gill.
  • A Conflict of Values: Alienation and Commitment in the Novels of Joseph Conrad and William Faulkner (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Branny, Grażyna. Conflict of values: alienation and commitment in the novels of Joseph Conrad and William Faulkner.
    • Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924 -- Knowledge -- Psychology.
    Holland, J. Gill.
  • William Faulkner and Bruno Schulz: A Comparative Study (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Maszewski, Zbigniew. William Faulkner and Bruno Schulz: a comparative study.
    • Faulkner, William, 1897-1962.

Books Received

The Rutledge Prize 2006




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