JOURNAL

OF

COMPARATIVE

LITERATURE

AND

AESTHETICS

 

 

 

 

A VISHVANATHA KAVIRAJA INSTITUTE PUBLICATION

VOLUME. I NOS. 2 WINTER 1978

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


EDITORIAL BOARD

 

Indian  Members:

 

Foreign Members

K.B. Tripathy (Cuttack)

Rene Wellek (U.S.A.)

 

K.R.S. Iyengar (Madras)

John Fisher (U.S.A.)

 

V.Y. Kantak (Baroda)

Harold Osborne (U.K.)

 

V.K. Gokak (Bangalore)

Mircea Eliade (U.S.A.)

 

V. Raghavan (Madras)

T.O. Ling (U.K.)

 

M. Niyog (Punjab)

M.H. Abrams (U.S.A.)

 

J. Chakravorty (Calcutta)

John Hospers(U.S.A)

 

S.S. Mishra (Benaras)

V.G. Vitsaxis (Greece)

 

P.S. Sastri (Nagpur)

J.V. Boulton (U.K)

 

 

Horst Rüdiger (W. Germany)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Managing Editor:

A.C. Sukla

Jyoti Vihar : Burla

Sambalpur, : Orissa (India)

 

DISTRIBUTORS:

STERLING PUBLISHERS PVT. LTD.


 

 

 

 

 

JOURNAL OF

COMPARATIVE LITERATURE 

AND AESTHETICS

 

VOLUME I : NUMBER 2

WINTER : 1978

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

·

 

 

 

In Homage to

 

Professor Reńe Wellek

 

the distinguished American literary theorist, critical

historian, comparatist scholar and Sterling Professor

Emeritus of Comparative Literature of Yale University

(U.S.A.) on his 75th birthday (August 22nd, 1903)


Rene Wellek


 

CONTENTS

 

 

1

Rene Wellek

Prospect and Retrospect

13

Martin Bucco :

Rene Wellek : Profession of criticism

25

Remo Ceserani:

Rene Wellek

51

Murray Krieger

Truth and Troth, Fact and Faith:

Accuracy to the World and Fidelity to vision

59

Jayanta Chakravorty :

Indian Silpa Texts on the Drawing of Human Form

69

A. C. Sukla

Theory of Impersonal Art

80

Book Reviews By :

B. S. Baral and A. C. Sukla