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The Resource A power to translate the world : new essays on Emerson and international culture, edited by David LaRocca and Ricardo Miguel-Alfonso

A power to translate the world : new essays on Emerson and international culture, edited by David LaRocca and Ricardo Miguel-Alfonso

Label
A power to translate the world : new essays on Emerson and international culture
Title
A power to translate the world
Title remainder
new essays on Emerson and international culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by David LaRocca and Ricardo Miguel-Alfonso
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This work is a edited collection tracing the global impact of Emerson's thought"--
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Provided by publisher
Dewey number
814/.3
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1975-
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  • Miguel-Alfonso, Ricardo,
  • LaRocca, David
Series statement
Re-mapping the transnational : a Dartmouth series in American Studies
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  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Label
A power to translate the world : new essays on Emerson and international culture, edited by David LaRocca and Ricardo Miguel-Alfonso
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Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Thinking Through International Influence / David LaRocca and Ricardo Miguel-Alfonso -- I. Emerson beyond Borders in His Time. 1 The Anti-Slave from Emerson to Obama / Donald E. Pease; 2 Emerson, the Indian Brahmo Samaj, and the American Reception of Gandhi / David M. Robinson; 3 Transcendentalist Triangulations: The American Goethe and His Female Disciples / Monika M. Elbert; 4 Emerson, Great Britain, and the International Struggle for the Rights of the Workingman / Len Gougeon; 5 An "Extempore Adventurer" in Italy: Emerson as International Tourist, 1832/1833 / Robert D. Habich -- II. Emerson and Global Modernity. 6 "Eternal Allusion": Maeterlinck's Readings of Emerson's Somatic Semiotics / David LaRocca; 7 Emerson in Germany, 1850/1933: Appreciation and Appropriation / Herwig Friedl; 8 Transcendental Modernism: Vicente Huidobro's Emersonian Poetics / Ricardo Miguel-Alfonso; 9 Rilke and Emerson: The Case against Influence as Such / Richard Deming; 10 Emerson; or, The Critic; The Arnoldian Ideal / K.L. Evans; 11 The "Whole" Conduct of Life: Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry James / Daniel Rosenberg Nutters -- III. Emerson and the Far East; 12 Emerson and Japan: Finding a Way of Cultural Criticism / Naoko Saito; 13 Emerson and China / Neal Dolan and Laura Jane Wey; 14 Confucius and Emerson on the Virtue of Self-Reliance / Mathew A. Foust -- IV. Emerson and the Near East. 15 Emerson and Some Jewish Questions / Kenneth S. Sacks; 16 Emerson and Jewish Readers / David Mikics; 17 Middle Eastern/American Literature: A Contemporary Turn in Emerson Studies / Roger Sedarat
Control code
ocn925423845
Extent
1 online resource (pages cm)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611688306
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not applicable
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not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)925423845
Label
A power to translate the world : new essays on Emerson and international culture, edited by David LaRocca and Ricardo Miguel-Alfonso
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Thinking Through International Influence / David LaRocca and Ricardo Miguel-Alfonso -- I. Emerson beyond Borders in His Time. 1 The Anti-Slave from Emerson to Obama / Donald E. Pease; 2 Emerson, the Indian Brahmo Samaj, and the American Reception of Gandhi / David M. Robinson; 3 Transcendentalist Triangulations: The American Goethe and His Female Disciples / Monika M. Elbert; 4 Emerson, Great Britain, and the International Struggle for the Rights of the Workingman / Len Gougeon; 5 An "Extempore Adventurer" in Italy: Emerson as International Tourist, 1832/1833 / Robert D. Habich -- II. Emerson and Global Modernity. 6 "Eternal Allusion": Maeterlinck's Readings of Emerson's Somatic Semiotics / David LaRocca; 7 Emerson in Germany, 1850/1933: Appreciation and Appropriation / Herwig Friedl; 8 Transcendental Modernism: Vicente Huidobro's Emersonian Poetics / Ricardo Miguel-Alfonso; 9 Rilke and Emerson: The Case against Influence as Such / Richard Deming; 10 Emerson; or, The Critic; The Arnoldian Ideal / K.L. Evans; 11 The "Whole" Conduct of Life: Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry James / Daniel Rosenberg Nutters -- III. Emerson and the Far East; 12 Emerson and Japan: Finding a Way of Cultural Criticism / Naoko Saito; 13 Emerson and China / Neal Dolan and Laura Jane Wey; 14 Confucius and Emerson on the Virtue of Self-Reliance / Mathew A. Foust -- IV. Emerson and the Near East. 15 Emerson and Some Jewish Questions / Kenneth S. Sacks; 16 Emerson and Jewish Readers / David Mikics; 17 Middle Eastern/American Literature: A Contemporary Turn in Emerson Studies / Roger Sedarat
Control code
ocn925423845
Extent
1 online resource (pages cm)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781611688306
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)925423845

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