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Title Comparative literature for the new century / edited by Giulia De Gasperi and Joseph Pivato
Published Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, [2018]
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Contents Cover; Comparative LITERATURE for the NEW CENTURY; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The State of the Art; SECTION ONE Comparative Arguments; Anonymous: Animating Ecologies of Belonging; The Languages of Comparative Literature; SECTION TWO Future Directions in Comparative Literature; Dialogue between Francophone and Anglophone Literatures in Africa; "What a Caring Act": Geographies of Care and the Posthuman in Canadian Dystopian Fiction; Why Not an "African-Canadian" Epic? Lessons from Pratt andWalcott, Etc
Peasant Boots, Dancing Boots: Assimilation and Hyphenation in Vera Lysenko's Yellow Boots and Hiromi Goto's Chorus of MushroomsSECTION FOUR Looking Back at Traditions; Comparative Literature in Canada: A Case Study; Haunting Tradition Properly: Studies in Ethnic Minority Writing; Contributors; Index
Reading Literature through Translation: The Case of Antonio D'Alfonso into ItalianExile, Media, Capital: Calendar's System of Exchange; SECTION THREE International Comparative Studies; A Many-Tongued Babel: Translingualism in Canadian Multicultural Writing; "Like a Dancing Gypsy": A Close Reading of Cockroach; The Power to Narrate: Representing Italian Migrant Working-Class Experiences in Two Steel Cities in Australia and Canada; Gunn, Edwards, and di Michele: Nomadic Spaces
Summary Arguing for a pluralistic approach to the study of literature and different languages
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed August 21, 2018)
Subject Comparative literature.
Form Electronic book
Author De Gasperi, Giulia, editor
Pivato, Joseph, editor
ISBN 0773555366 (electronic bk.)
9780773555365 (electronic bk.)