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What is comparative literature?

an inaugural lecture delivered before the University of Oxford on 11 October, 1994

by George Steiner

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature, Comparative

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George Steiner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN865 .S74 1995
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1120816M
    ISBN 100199522685
    LC Control Number94047325

    The Yearbook of Comparative Literature (YCL) is dedicated to the publication of theoretically informed research in literary studies with a comparative, intercultural, or interdisciplinary emphasis. We invite articles on the comparative study of the arts, film studies with a focus on literature, international literary relations, pedagogy, and the theory and practice of translation, as well as. Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Cambridge University Press Get Books A yearbook sponsored by the British Comparative Literature Association asserting that comparative literary studies represent a major direction forwards.

    His first book of poems published in the United States was From This White Island, reflecting on his time on an island in Greece. He is a Guggenheim Fellow and two-time Pulitzer Prize nominee and is Distinguished Professor of Comparative Literature at Indiana University. Comparative Literature is both the past and the future of literary studies. Its history is intimately linked to the political upheavals of modernity: from colonial empire-building in the nineteenth century to the postcolonial culture wars of the twenty-first century, attempts at "comparison" have defined the international agenda of literature/5(9).

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