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boundary 2 (1 May 2017) 44 (2): 187–212.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Stephen Carter This essay treats a question addressed by many readers of Henry Adams: How should we understand his response to the administration of Ulysses S. Grant? Though some critics suggest that Adams's reaction is misguided, petty, or even irrational, analysis of his postwar writings...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2000) 27 (2): 83–111.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Louis A. Renza Duke University Press 2000 6084 boundary 2 27:2 / sheet 91 of 227 Edgar Allan Poe, Henry James, and Jack London: A Private Correspondence Louis...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2017) 44 (2): 241–256.
Published: 01 May 2017
... Shooting, particularly the relationship between Bliss and Hickman. How- ever, this is done to the detriment of the novel’s equally comedic yet cynical take on American politics, journalism, and democracy that invokes the spirit of Henry James’s The Bostonians, Henry Adams’s Democracy, Herman...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2008) 35 (1): 197–215.
Published: 01 February 2008
... to sustain the masquerade. Rather, he continues a precedent set by Henry Adams: against the Romantic hero, who after Carlyle embodies historical and . Thomas Pynchon, Against the Day (New York: Penguin Press, 2006), 3. Hereafter, this work is cited parenthetically as AD. I...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 97–124.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Henry Veggian “Anachronisms of Authority: Authorship and Exchange Value in David Foster Wallace’s The Pale King ” considers the materiality of the printed book where postmodern theories of culture intersect with the contemporary economics of the print publishing, digital publishing, and antiquarian...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2000) 27 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 February 2000
... Paul A. Bové The Education of Henry Adams teaches that all universities and col- leges must be judged failures if their goal is thought to be the education of the young. Writing of Harvard College, Adams insists...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2008) 35 (1): 221–223.
Published: 01 February 2008
... the Debate over Mario Duliani’s The City Without Women” is forthcoming in Literature of Concentration Camps. Currently, he is writing a critical book on the writings of Henry Adams, William Faulkner, and Thomas Pynchon. ...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2000) 27 (2): 213–215.
Published: 01 May 2000
... University Press, 1999. Furbank, P. N. Behalf. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1999. Graham, Wendy. Henry James’s Thwarted Love. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 1999...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2001) 28 (2): 9–12.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Pamela is close to The Education of Henry Adams in pushing language to some self-parodic limit of form autobiography’’ as a kind of ludic novel) such that, in writing the self as a cultural-political forma- tion of conventional or period-piece discourse, it invokes the shifting weight of U.S...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2006) 33 (1): 37–59.
Published: 01 February 2006
... year more and more creatures of force, massed about central power-houses. —Henry Adams, The Education of Henry Adams boundary 2 33:1, 2006. Copyright © 2006 by Ronald AT. Judy. 38 boundary 2 / Spring 2006 Preface In light of the domination of the current U.S...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2019) 46 (1): 197–219.
Published: 01 February 2019
... Restricted? The Mont Pèlerin Society and the Problem of Democracy, 1947–1998 .” History of European Ideas 43 , no. 5 : 507 – 24 . Curtis Adam . 2007 . The Trap . Thought Maybe . Accessed August 7, 2018 . http://thoughtmaybe.com/the-trap/ . Farrant Andrew McPhail Edward...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2001) 28 (3): 217–223.
Published: 01 August 2001
...- bridge University Press, 2001. Brumberg, Daniel. Reinventing Khomeini: The Struggle for Reform in Iran. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001. Chalfant, Edward. Improvement of the World: A Biography of Henry Adams, His Last Life, 1891–1918. North Haven, Conn.: Archon Books, 2001. Chen, Nancy N...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2001) 28 (3): 225–226.
Published: 01 August 2001
... edited Chinese on the American Frontier (2001), Places and Politics in an Age of Globalization (with Roxann Prazniak, 2001), History After the Three Worlds (with Vinay Bahl and Peter Gran, 2000), and Postmodernism and China (with Xudong Zhang, 2000). Henry A. Giroux is the Waterbury Chair Professor...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 151–167.
Published: 01 August 2012
.... Bové, “Misprisions of Utopia: Messianism, Apocalypse, and Allegory,” in Field Day Review 6, 2010, ed. Seamus Deane and Ciaran Deane (Dublin: Field Day Publica- tions, 2010), 72. 23. Paul A. Bové, “The American State Allegorizes the Ruins: Henry Adams and Counter- strategy” (paper presented at the...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2000) 27 (3): 215–248.
Published: 01 August 2000
... critique of modernity’s double-edged presentism beyond phi- losophy (where it has been well served) into the empirical deferrals of social history—which itself has been struggling since Henry Adams to understand its own confusion with the absence of the present.8 By whatever name, Black...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2001) 28 (2): 57–103.
Published: 01 May 2001
... define an enormous body of artistic hope that may be read, in retrospect, as the final spasm of two hundred years of romantic lyric self-assertiveness. Henry Adams, you’ll remember, thought ‘‘nothing is sadder than the catastrophe of Gothic art, religion, and hope 3 Sadness, you see, visits...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2011) 38 (1): 231–233.
Published: 01 February 2011
...: Fordham University Press, 2010. Lifshey, Adam. Specters of Conquest: Indigenous Absence in Transatlantic Litera- tures. New York: Fordham University Press, 2010. Lukacs, Gabriella. Scripted Affects, Branded Selves: Television, Subjectivity, and Capitalism in 1990s Japan. Durham, N.C.: Duke...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2001) 28 (2): 1–8.
Published: 01 May 2001
... (Henry Adams) and 1913 (May Swenson). I say extraordinary not just because I like the selection in this anthology—I do—but as a reaction to the remark- able range of poets presented. You have included poets who are in most other anthologies but also a striking number who are almost never seen in...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2006) 33 (3): 3–20.
Published: 01 August 2006
... University Press 4 boundary 2 / Fall 2006 The editor’s appeal for our contributions was introduced by brief quo- tations from nineteenth- and twentieth-century pundits Henry Adams and Daniel Boorstin being grumpy about the future of democracy. Like it or not, we in the twenty-first century are...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2004) 31 (1): 93–118.
Published: 01 February 2004
... presence 1 So argued Gerry Adams in Septem- ber 1976. He was writing from Long Kesh Prison, near Lisburn, in County Antrim, as pressure mounted on the Irish Republican Army to end its cam- paign of terror. The campaign was then in its seventh year. While pressure to call off the war came from a...