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The promise and premise of creativity : why comparative literature matters, Eugene Eoyang

Label
The promise and premise of creativity : why comparative literature matters
Title
The promise and premise of creativity
Title remainder
why comparative literature matters
Statement of responsibility
Eugene Eoyang
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809/.9113
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PL2274
LC item number
.E685 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The promise and premise of creativity : why comparative literature matters, Eugene Eoyang
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries -- Why study literature? -- "What's the story??" the relevance of literature to life -- The uses of the useless: comparative literature and the multinational corporation -- Approaches -- Macintosh apples and Mandarin oranges: discourse functions and dysfunctions in literary comparison -- Cuentos chinos ("chinese tales"): the new chinoiserie -- Cultural temptations in translation: François Cheng's francophone Cathay -- The persistence of Cathay: China in world literature -- A shift in cultural tectonics: challenges of geography the emergence of the southern hemisphere -- A cross-cultural perspective on the modern and the postmodern -- Cultural logics: the categoricalness of things vs. the Maodun of events -- A mestizo of the mind: Maodun in the writings of Octavio Paz -- The genial and congenial art of comparison prospects -- The insights of the outsider: the legacy of translation as afterlife -- The globalization of knowledge: comparative literature as interdisciplinary and multilingual discourse -- The glocalization of knowledge: the ends of the world or the edge of heaven -- The undisciplined discipline: comparative literature and creative wandering -- Synergies and synaethesias: an intraworldly comparative literature
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
235 p.
Isbn
9781441108647
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012003058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn773666885
  • (OCoLC)ocn853324105
Label
The promise and premise of creativity : why comparative literature matters, Eugene Eoyang
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries -- Why study literature? -- "What's the story??" the relevance of literature to life -- The uses of the useless: comparative literature and the multinational corporation -- Approaches -- Macintosh apples and Mandarin oranges: discourse functions and dysfunctions in literary comparison -- Cuentos chinos ("chinese tales"): the new chinoiserie -- Cultural temptations in translation: François Cheng's francophone Cathay -- The persistence of Cathay: China in world literature -- A shift in cultural tectonics: challenges of geography the emergence of the southern hemisphere -- A cross-cultural perspective on the modern and the postmodern -- Cultural logics: the categoricalness of things vs. the Maodun of events -- A mestizo of the mind: Maodun in the writings of Octavio Paz -- The genial and congenial art of comparison prospects -- The insights of the outsider: the legacy of translation as afterlife -- The globalization of knowledge: comparative literature as interdisciplinary and multilingual discourse -- The glocalization of knowledge: the ends of the world or the edge of heaven -- The undisciplined discipline: comparative literature and creative wandering -- Synergies and synaethesias: an intraworldly comparative literature
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
235 p.
Isbn
9781441108647
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012003058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn773666885
  • (OCoLC)ocn853324105

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