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boundary 2 (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 (2006) 33 (3): 3–20.
Published: 01 August 2006
... Ulysses S. Grant upset Henry Adams by being honestly elected president, but there’s been progress. In Grant’s time, a huge proportion of the population was disenfranchised. A far larger pro- portion of our people today is decently housed and decently educated, has access to effective health care,1...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (3): 151–165.
Published: 01 August 2010
.... “Ulysses, Order, and Myth” (1923), in Selected Prose of T. S. Eliot, ed. Frank Kermode (New York: Harcourt and Farrar, 1975), 178. In Global American Studies / Arac / Imperial Eclecticism 163 a sophomore music major. Since trumpet was his instrument, the incom- parable...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (2): 45–72.
Published: 01 May 2000
... at Mardi Gras 63 ler, the first wartime military governor of occupied New Orleans, appearing as the Hyena, former Governor Henry Clay Warmoth as the Rattlesnake, and Ulysses S. Grant as the Tobacco Grub. Darwin himself was cast...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 1–68.
Published: 01 May 2010
... read only by specialists) such that they mutually illuminate each other. Its accom- plishments granted, a work of such scope will also inevitably highlight the idiosyncrasies and limitations of any author’s vision, and those in evi- dence in the Short History are arguably magnified rather than...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (3): 97–117.
Published: 01 August 2005
..., the allegedly ‘‘cynical consciousness’’ of Dialectic of Enlightenment—the fact that ‘‘Adorno was quite aware of this performative contradictionwould seem to be, for Habermas, all that can redeem the book from a wholesale lapse into naïvely mythic thinking. Now I hasten to grant the power of Habermas’s...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 133–172.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Lindsay Waters Lindsay Waters 2001 The Age of Incommensurability Lindsay Waters Small changescanhavelarge-scale effects. —Thomas S. Kuhn, ‘‘The Road Since Structure’’ 1. Ideas Have Consequences...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (1): 53–78.
Published: 01 February 2017
... Press/Semiotext(e) . Lyotard Jean-François . 1991 . “Logos and Techne, or Telegraphy.” In The Inhuman , translated by Bennington Geoff Bowlby Rachel , 47 – 57 . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press . ———. 1993 . Libidinal Economy . Translated by Grant Iain Hamilton...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (2): 53–79.
Published: 01 May 2013
...-­ century horror fiction, or, rather, that it was an unlooked-­for recombination of neoclassicism and its Gothic opposite, abstraction made eerie, Palladi- anism with the lights turned out: Joseph Conrad’s ghost ships and vam- pire derelicts, T. S. Eliot’s bridge-­crossing zombie-­shades, not to mention...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (1): 139–176.
Published: 01 February 2021
... Joyce s Ulysses marked a watershed in modern literary history; in 1923, Yeats won the Nobel Prize in Literature; in 1925, a second Irishman, George Bernard Shaw, won another. In sum, as Ireland asserted its claims for national autonomy and broadcast its anti-imperial credentials, it also produced...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (2): 105–134.
Published: 01 May 2015
...: in this final step, represented paradigmatically by 2666, the economy of allegory, where only one-half­ of the code really matters, yields to a completist aesthetic, in which each term achieves equal weight without thereby succumbing to a merely additive 7. Angus J. S. Fletcher, “Allegory without...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (4): 3–31.
Published: 01 November 2022
... to say about that. BR : I think she was being overgenerous. She 's a great stylist. What do I think about style? I don't think I'm particularly good at it. You know, when I read really amazing stylists, really writerly types—James Wood writing for the New Yorker or Michael Wood writing...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (2): 177–211.
Published: 01 May 2000
...-Mann-Forschung: Ein Bericht (Stuttgart: Metzler, 1969); Hermann Kurzke, Thomas-Mann-Forschung, 1969– 1976: Ein kritischer Bericht (Frankfurt am Main: S. Fischer, 1977); Stationen der Thomas...