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Series: Series Q
Published: 10 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393337-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9333-7
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373766-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7376-6
... largely without the help of regional neighbors, they had an eager audience. Spanish authority dissolved. Spanish troops were frustrated, exhausted, and dying at an alarming rate. Peninsular authorities debated, but then quickly authorized, Spanish withdrawal. Troops left peacefully in midsummer 1865...
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By Michael Jackson
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021384-032
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2138-4
... forearms with a marquetry knife. It was midsummer. The bookshop closed. Maya s teaching year was two months away. They had driven to a river hole for a picnic lunch, and as Gil swam aimlessly in the amber water, Maya waded into the shallows, holding Liam and Hannah by the hand. Not far from their beach...
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By Amitava Kumar
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... that the only thing she hadn’t already known about Alaska from her reading w­ ere the sunflowers: “Apparently, in midsummer, as they work to follow the sun circling tightly overhead, their stalks twist until their bright, oversize heads break right off their slender necks.”2 If a book had contained...
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By Joseph Masco
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012665-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1266-5
...- national and po liti cally diverse audience to this remote piece of New Mexi- can desert minutes well before sunrise on a midsummer morning? Visitors expecting to encounter the great modernist accomplishment of the twentieth century the start of a new age of military science, international relations...
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By Eli Clare
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373520-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7352-0
.... But my yearning was more paradoxical than that, as is the body- mind rightness I feel now, never missing for one instant the weight, size, shape, or sensation of my breasts. It s midsummer, and I am the white guy walking a dirt road between corn- fields in occupied Dakota Territory right after sunset. I...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021384-033
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2138-4
... given up wanting to be a part of your life. I want only to regain a sense of my own. I want to remember what it means to be me. His heart is pounding. He thinks of a cloud coming over the sun on a midsummer day, the landscape filled with foreboding. I can t go on like this, Maya says. I think we...
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By Lee Wallace
Series: a Camera Obscura Book
Published: 01 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009139-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0913-9
... 20 Meredith, James, 109 Meyers, Michael J., 136 middle class: cultural evolution of, 29 30; twentieth- century marriage crisis and, 27 28 A Midsummer Night s Dream (Shakespeare), 43 Miller, D. A., 35 37, 105 8, 196n25, 197n30 Mill, John Stuart, 163 Milton, John, 43, 200n58 Mitchell, Radha, 115 16...
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By Scott Herring, Lee Wallace
Published: 23 July 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021544-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2154-4
.../aids therapy and, 101 4 Michigan Womyn s M­ usic Festival, 47 276 · index A Midsummer Night s Dream (Shakespeare), obesity crisis: body phobia and, 72 73; class 242 and, 74 Miller, Bruce, 236 37 obscenity, penal code restrictions on, 162 63, Miller, Nancy K., 76 172n11 Milton, John, 240 mind/body split...
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By Michael Jackson
Published: 23 April 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2138-4
... was not in the Captain Cook hotel, drowning his sorrows, he was in the basement of their house, cutting meticulous incisions into his forearms with a marquetry knife. It was midsummer. The bookshop closed. Maya s teaching year was two months away. They had driven to a river hole for a picnic lunch, and as Gil swam...
Series: a Camera Obscura Book
Published: 01 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009139-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0913-9
..., as if this were a Californian midsummer night s dream. The first premise of this benign world of sexual enchantment is the absence of patriarchal author- ity, the very thing the third film in Cholodenko s trilogy takes up in a plot built around the appearance of a previously anonymous sperm donor, Paul, played...
Published: 27 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004615-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0461-5
..., and their warning board is not the usual suburban crosshairs of a gunsight or a crusader s sword and shield, but a circle of hand- holding humans. I m back on my bike, heading to Simonstown. It s midsummer. There s a shortcut over Red Hill at the informal settlement shacks and just past it there s that left turn...
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007104-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0710-4
... in international tensions and the unilateral reduc- tion in Soviet armed forces seemed to hold out the prospect of a diplomatic resolution to the Cold War.1 Indeed, in midsummer of 1959, at precisely the moment Lázaro Cárdenas was in Havana quoting Franklin Roo se velt in defense of the Cuban Revolution, Vice...
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By Lesley Green
Published: 27 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004615-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0461-5
.... Shakespeare, William. A Midsummer Night s Dream. Edited by Stanley Wells. London: Penguin Books, 1995. Shepherd, Nick. Archaeology Dreaming: Post- apartheid Urban Imaginaries and the Bones of the Prestwich Street Dead. Journal of Social Archaeology 7, no. 1 (2007): 3 28. Singh, Jerome. Proj ect Coast...
Published: 23 July 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021544-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2154-4
... underworld of A Midsummer Night s Dream are convincingly repurposed in The Philadelphia Story, a film in which Katha- rine Hepburn and Cary Grant play an estranged c­ ouple whose reunification is dependent on the magical elixir of champagne that drunkenly compels the morally superior ex-w­ ife to a nocturnal...
Published: 17 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012047-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1204-7
... that expose hogs to distinct environmental forms. THE AGING OF THE HERD On a midsummer Monday, I was waiting under the black 3:30 am sky for my management guides to arrive in their company- branded van. For the past few months I had been periodically shadowing man ag ers from vari ous stages of porcine life...
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007104-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0710-4
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 17 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012092-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1209-2
.... Varsanyi Responsibility Act of 1996, with its requirement (noted above) that applicants for a driver s license submit a valid social security number. In midsummer 1996, when Arizona s law took effect, the mvd immediately began turning away license applicants who could not prove their legal status. Reaction...
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By Alex Blanchette
Published: 17 April 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1204-7
Published: 27 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004615-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0461-5
... was translated into something diff er ent, as in A Midsummer Night s Dream, where Bottom changes into a donkey and Quince tells us, Thou art trans- lated to which Bottom memorably responds, I see their knavery: this is to make an ass of me, to fright me if they could. But I will not stir from this place, do...