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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (4): 95–117.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Jay Garcia This essay argues that “New Negro” and “Young American” writings from the early twentieth century reward rereading in concert with Antonio Gramsci’s concept of a “national-popular” and as instances of theoretical production in themselves. Focusing on the work of Randolph Bourne (1886...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (3): 135–152.
Published: 01 August 2000
... understand- ing African thought, Boas was among the reviewers who rejected it. Simi- larly, he was extremely displeased with the essay contributed by Melville Herskovits to The New Negro. Herskovits argues that there are no Afri- can retentions in African American culture, a view he would later change...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 149–182.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Hortense J. Spillers This essay looks at aspects of new southern culture against the backdrop of the 2007 Supreme Court ruling on school desegregation and its impact on our understanding of the sixties. Incorporating two book reviews, the essay argues that the “long” perspective on the period of...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (1): 173–208.
Published: 01 February 2016
.... E. B. Du Bois, “Black Labor,” chap. 2 in The Gift of Black Folk: The Negroes in the Making of America, with an introduction by Glenda Carpio (New York: Oxford Uni- versity Press, 2007), 13–28. 2. W. E. B. Du Bois, The Souls of Black Folk, ed. David W. Blight and Robert Gooding-­ Williams (1903...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (3): 21–59.
Published: 01 August 2020
...—namely, the persistent use of the word Neger , which translates as both “Negro” and “nigger” but has been silently neutralized in English translation. © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (2): 10–14.
Published: 01 May 2006
... struggles suggests for us new questions and avenues for thinking the global in a more complex and fluid way—in and through language, and as political and aesthetic sites for contestation as well as theorization. The writers in this cluster do not form literary schools as we tradi- tionally think of...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (2): 11–30.
Published: 01 May 2009
... must not start in the 1970s, however, nor with distant forerunners such as James Joyce's Ulysses , but from 1945. After the Second World War, critics and novelists negotiated the sort of literature that would count as great after the end of high modernism, in service of a new humanism. The novels...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (3): 151–165.
Published: 01 August 2010
... the dehumanization of the Negro” (CE, 304). Here we move in one giant step from Hollywood liber- alism to the middle passage and the role of new European maritime tech- nology in making possible the importation of millions of enslaved Africans to the Americas. This reference requires that we...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (3): 189–212.
Published: 01 August 2008
... discarded critical practices that illuminate new directions for constructing alternative futures. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 The Infinite Rehearsals of the Critique of Religion: Theological Thinking After Humanism Corey D. B. Walker...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (1): 107–141.
Published: 01 February 2016
... bound to the creation of a new field but rather to rethinking the ontologies of the acoustic. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 ecomusicology multinaturalism sound Eduardo Viveiros de Castro Tânia Stolze Lima Acoustic Multinaturalism, the Value of Nature, and the Nature of Music in...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (1): 217–233.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Donald E. Pease This article discusses the importance of Auseinandersetzung to William Spanos’s untimely exile legacies. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Edward Said Moby-Dick New World Order New Americanists American exceptionalism William Spanos’s Exile Legacies: A Ritornello...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (1): 223–227.
Published: 01 February 2000
.... Dowling, William C. The Senses of the Text: Intensional Semantics and Literary Theory. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1999. Favor, J. Martin. Authentic Blackness: The Folk in the New Negro Renaissance.New...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (1): 121–133.
Published: 01 February 2000
... whose agen- das were to challenge the notions of Negro inferiority being promulgated by the new science within the university. The idea for the ANA project is generally attributed to Crummell, who...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 65–96.
Published: 01 May 2003
...- 16. This discussion of the blues draws on Albert Murray’s discussion of their relation to the protest genre in The Omni-Americans: Black Experience and American Culture (New York: Vintage Books, 1983), 13–69, 142–71. 82 boundary 2 / Summer 2003 phy was the Negro Blues’’ (SA, 78). ‘‘Richard...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 157–174.
Published: 01 May 2003
...- sent also agreed to give her space in a subsequent issue to reply to her critics, and in her response, Arendt elaborated her argument in the follow- ing way: The point of departure of my reflections was a picture in the news- papers, showing a Negro girl on her way home from a newly...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (4): 121–122.
Published: 01 November 2015
... externally defined “norm,” “the” “mean” negro, “the” “unbreakable” “Negro” (John Henry), a “noble” and “pre-­determined” blackness roped in by heroic “invincibility” to the point of extinction. I break for reality, I brake to go off script, out of the safety of home- lands and origins and into...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (1): 37–59.
Published: 01 February 2006
... less significance than what way of thinking about the historical world has become the domineering habit of that power configuration. The full significance of Strauss and his acolytes is not as a coherent and distinct intellectual movement, or a new ideology of domination with a determined agenda to...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 21–32.
Published: 01 May 2001
..., includ- ing Thomas, felt to renew again (Pound’s phrase would be makeitnew)yet also to transcend the genteel cultural nationalism of Alain Locke’s essay and anthology The New Negro (1925). With commentary that projects Afrocentric modernism’s interpreta- tions back through modernist reading...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (3): 45–78.
Published: 01 August 2000
... and Roman, the Teuton and Mongo- lian, the Negro is a sort of seventh son, born with a veil8 Gilroy argues that 5. Correspondence of W. E. B. Du Bois, 1:29. 6. The Autobiography of W. E. B. Du Bois (New York: International Publishers, 1968), 183. Hereafter, this work is cited parenthetically as...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (3): 171–197.
Published: 01 August 2000
..., insofar as it is an element of a general practical activity, which is perpetually innovating the physical and social world, becomes the foundation of a new and integral conception of the world 4 What Gramsci achieves by transcoding the limited intellectual experi- ence of the Negro intellectual...