2011 Issue 1

Vol. XIII (vol. I – new series) , no. 1, 2011: Cultures in/of Transition

David Damrosch. EUROPE BETWEEN THE NATION AND THE GLOBE abstract and  full text

Bogdan Ștefănescu. WHY COMPARE? WHAT’S TO COMPARE? THE PRACTICE OF COMPARATIVE LITERATURE IN A POSTCOLONIAL/ POSTCOMMUNIST CONTEXT. A RESPONSE TO DAVID DAMROSCH  abstract and  full text

Theo D’haen. WHY WORLD LITERATURE NOW? abstract and full text

Simon Bacon. ZERO TO HERO: THE TRANSITIONAL VAMPIRE AND HUMAN BECOMING abstract and full text

Borbála Bökös. ON INTERMEDIAL REFERENCES IN PAUL AUSTER’S AND WAYNE WANG’S SMOKE (1995) abstract and full text

Ileana Botescu-Sireteanu. GENDER TRANSITIONS IN CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN VISUAL ART abstract and full text

Monica Bottez. POSTCOLONIALISM/ POSTCOMMUNISM: SIMILARITIES AND DIFFERENCES (THE ROMANIAN CASE) abstract and full text

Barbara and Marcus Harmes. PERVERSION, PURITY SOCIETIES AND DISCURSIVE CONTROL IN FIN DE SIÈCLE ENGLAND abstract and full text

Fouad Mami. BETWEEN MODERNITY AND TRADITION: AFRICAN IDENTITY IN A STATE OF TRANSITION abstract and full text

Corina Mărculescu. POSTMODERN TRANSFORMATIONS OF ART AND AUTHORSHIP: FROM ART PRODUCTION TO IMAGE CONSUMPTION abstract and full text

Sonja Novak. SHADES OF PASSING: THE DIALECTIC OF IDENTITY IN PHILIP ROTH’S THE HUMAN STAIN AND WILLIAM FAULKNER’S LIGHT IN AUGUST abstract and full text

Lucia Opreanu. THE INESCAPABLE OTHER – IDENTITY TRANSITIONS AND MUTATIONS IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF TOLKIEN’S GOLLUM/ SMÉAGOL abstract and full text

Mihaela Parpalea. CULTURAL IDENTITY IN ANGLOPHONE ETHNIC LITERATURE   abstract and full text

Cristina Voicu. CROSSING BORDERS OF HYBRIDITY BEYOND MARGINALITY AND IDENTITY abstract and full text