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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (4): 67–110.
Published: 01 November 2022
...Joshua Lam Abstract In the last two decades, African American poets working in innovative and avant‐garde forms have produced poetry focused upon the theme of racial objectification. Individual and collaborative projects by Dawn Lundy Martin, Duriel E. Harris, and Ronaldo V. Wilson, who write...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (2): 157–194.
Published: 01 May 2023
...) establishes the limitations of the present. poetry poetics African American poetry Black studies Opening Letters to the Future: Black WOMEN / Radical WRITING (2018), readers will find two stiff cards situated between the pages of this dense anthology. Postcards. One contains an image bounded...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (3): 219–220.
Published: 01 August 2017
... Martin, poet and essayist, is the author of four books of poetry, includ- ing Good Stock Strange Blood, forthcoming from Coffee House Press in 2017. She is professor of English and codirector of the Center for African American Poetry and Poetics at the University of Pittsburgh. Jed Rasula published...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 21–32.
Published: 01 May 2001
... African American poetic his- tory of recovery and innovation that, despite ‘‘invisibility to academic critics’’ (222), has long engaged Black poets and critics. Notice, too, that the canon in question is twentieth-century American poetry—not ‘‘Negro’’ or ‘‘Black’’ or ‘‘Afro-American’’ or ‘‘African...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (4): 123–138.
Published: 01 November 2015
... manuscript was selected as the 1992 winner of Northeastern University’s Samuel Morse Poetry Prize, an aesthetically conservative foundation, by poet Rachel Hadas. As it turned out, 1992 found African Americans, and not a few black Americans, still awash in Malcolm X fever, thanks in large part...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (4): 223–227.
Published: 01 November 2015
...—and a book of criticism, Rene- gade Poetics: Black Aesthetics and Formal Innovation in African American Poetry. She is an associate professor of English at Rutgers University–New­ Brunswick and serves as creative writing editor for Feminist Studies. Jayson Smith is a Bronx, New York–­based writer...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (3): 165–195.
Published: 01 August 2017
... . “The Fight and the Fiddle in Twentieth-Century African American Poetry.” In The Oxford Handbook of Modern and Contemporary American Poetry , edited by Nelson Cary , 369 – 404 . New York : Oxford University Press . Frost Robert . 1928 . West-Running Brook . New York : Henry Holt...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (4): 83–84.
Published: 01 November 2021
... that has morphed into blues, gospels, jazz, and contemporary popular music, giving it the longest half-life in American poetry. And yet both the poetry and culture of indigenous people and of African Americans remained, until the twentieth century, separate from the poetry of European Americans, even...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (2): 239–242.
Published: 01 May 2006
... Identity (2001). Teresia Teaiwa is of African American, Banaban, and I-Kiribati (Pacific Islander) heri- tage, was born in Honolulu, Hawai i, raised in the Fiji Islands, and now lives in Welling- ton, New Zealand. Teresia’s poetry publications include Searching for Nei Nim’anoa (1995) and Terenesia...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (3): 45–78.
Published: 01 August 2000
...: The Native Impulse: Notes toward an Ideological Biography, 1868–1897 (Ann Arbor, Mich.: Xerox University Microfilms, 1976), 26. 14. Eberhard Brüning, ‘‘Stadtlust macht frei!: African-American Writers and Berlin (1892– 1932 in The City in African-American Literature, ed. Yoshinobu Hakutani and Robert...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 159–182.
Published: 01 August 2009
... and in Canada. Teresia Teiwa is a writer of African American and Kirabati descent, with multiple Pacific affiliations, who is currently writing in Aotearoa/New Zealand; her first book was published in Fiji. . For those not familiar with Hawai‘i’s complicated language politics, Pidgin is the word...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (4): 157–180.
Published: 01 November 2019
... are packed together and tightly regimented by the physical choreography of low- wage service- sector labor in South Central Los Angeles: Stamped by purse. Bone soldered. Labor open. Light and propagation. That stolen. Torment a sum of pieces prices. Bodies in propulsion. Guatemalan, Korean, African- American...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (2): 257–258.
Published: 01 May 2017
...: Essays on Modern and Contemporary Poetics (2012), and Nobody’s Business: Twenty-­First Century Avant-­Garde Poetics (2013)—and the coeditor of two essay collections, Situating El Lissitzky: Vitebsk, Berlin, Moscow (2003) and Modern American Poetry: Points of Contact (2013). A new book, A Mine...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (1): 233–236.
Published: 01 February 2001
... Press, 2000. Kafū, Nagai. American Stories. Trans. Mitsuko Iriye. New York: Columbia University Press, 2000. Liking, Werewere. ‘‘It Shall Be of Jasper and Coral’’ and ‘‘Love-across-a-Hundred- Lives Two Novels. Trans. Marjolijn de Jager. Caribbean and African Literature. Charlottesville: University...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (1): 295–297.
Published: 01 February 2002
... impact on African American women. Lars-Hakan Svensson teaches English at the University of Lund, Sweden. He is a poet, translator, scholar, and critic. Recent translations include books by Paul Mul- doon and John Matthias. He has also edited and translated the correspondence between Robert Bly...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 217–219.
Published: 01 February 2009
... Investiga- tion (ICI), which will support the development of scholarship on various aspects of the African diaspora. She recently lectured in Berlin at the Free University, the Cen- ter for North American Studies, and at the Humboldt University, as well as Nanzan University in Nagoya, Japan. Silvia...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (3): 199–201.
Published: 01 August 2005
.... Coe, Jonathan. Like a Fiery Elephant: The Story of B. S. Johnson. New York: Con- tinuum, 2004. Dave, Shilpa, LeiLani Nishime, and Tasha G. Oren, eds. East Main Street: Asian American Popular Culture. New York: New York University Press, 2005. Ford, Karen Jackson. Split-Gut Song: Jean Toomer...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 225–227.
Published: 01 August 2012
... is the author of The African American Theatrical Body: Reception, Performance, and the Stage (2011). She is currently working on a second book project, entitled Black Movements: Performance, Politics, and Migration. Colbert has received the Woodrow Wilson Foundation Career Enhancement...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 107–132.
Published: 01 May 2010
...), 324. 110 boundary 2 / Summer 2010 performance (including the academic job talk), a polemic in which neither figure fires back directly at the other. By provisionally identifying and nam- ing such an encounter, critics of African American and American literature might begin the process...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (3): 207–209.
Published: 01 August 2007
... of Alberta Press, 2006. Cotton, Angela L., and Christa Davis Acampora, eds. Cultural Sites of Critical Insight: Philosophy, Aesthetics, and African American and Native American Women’s Writ- ings. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2007. Dabove, Juan Pablo. Nightmares of the Lettered City...