Comparative Criticism: Volume 22, East and West: Comparative Perspectives

Comparative Criticism: Volume 22, East and West: Comparative Perspectives

by E. S. Shaffer
     
 

Comparative Criticism addresses itself to the questions of literary theory and criticism, to comparative studies in terms of theme, genre movement and influence, and to interdisciplinary perspectives. Articles include: Afloat on the Sea of Stories: World tales, English literature, and geopolitical aesthetics; Performance Literature: the traditional

Overview

Comparative Criticism addresses itself to the questions of literary theory and criticism, to comparative studies in terms of theme, genre movement and influence, and to interdisciplinary perspectives. Articles include: Afloat on the Sea of Stories: World tales, English literature, and geopolitical aesthetics; Performance Literature: the traditional Japanese theatre as model; 'Am I in that name?' Women's writing as cultural translation in early Modern China; stabat mater: reflections on a theme in German-Jewish and Palestinian-Arab poetry. The winning entries in the 1999 BCLA/BCLT translation competition are also published.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521790727
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/30/2000
Series:
Comparative Criticism Series, #22
Pages:
287
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.87(d)

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