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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 (2010) 37 (1): 167–178.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Jason Michael Adams This interview was conducted on the assumption that for all their seeming pessimism, Virilio's technocultural writings are more productively understood as a “Dionysian yes” than as a simple assertion of the no as such. In other words, they presuppose that the specificity of his...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (2): 8–9.
Published: 01 May 2006
...M. NourbeSe Adams-Philip Duke University Press 2006 Poetry and Other Englishes: A Forum Edited by David Buuck and Juliana Spahr Introduction David Buuck and Juliana Spahr A literature that is self-aware of and concerned with the material...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (2): 199–208.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Adam Lowenstein In his two most recent films, Eastern Promises (2007) and A History of Violence (2005), the director David Cronenberg turns his attention more specifically than ever before to the conjuncture of violence and globalized geopolitics. The resulting illumination of how violence...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 137–155.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Adam Gussow Duke University Press 2003 ‘‘Fingering the Jagged Grain Ellison’s Wright and the Southern Blues Violences Adam Gussow ‘‘Brutal Experience’’ and Lyric Flight If we are still capable of valuing our writers...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (3): 107–121.
Published: 01 August 2023
...Adam Miyashiro Abstract Debates in medieval studies about race and the global Middle Ages parallel past debates in comparative literature. Both comparative literature and medieval studies struggle with their Eurocentric origins while simultaneously trying to negotiate a non-Eurocentric approach...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (2): 1–8.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Bruce Robbins “Do Something, Quick!” lays out some of the formal qualities of the philosophical example considered as a literary genre, the subject of the three essays that follow. This introduction takes Adam Smith’s famous imagining of a hypothetical earthquake in China, from The Theory of Moral...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (2): 241–256.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Richard Purcell In “Did the Digital Age Kill the Literary Star?” Richard Purcell looks back on Adam Bradley's Ralph Ellison in Progress: From “Invisible Man” to “Three Days before the Shooting” in light of Edward Snowden's revelations that the White House and the National Security Agency have been...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (2): 271–294.
Published: 01 May 2022
... as specifying a capacity to bear degrees of pain and suffering. Examples from William Wordsworth and Adam Smith, and from contemporary South Africa and the United States, suggest that such an expanded conception can lead us to imagine political agency as thinkable for persons more usually described as passive...
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boundary 2 (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 (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...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (2): 205–206.
Published: 01 May 2016
... by Margaret Adams Groesbeck and Adam Sitze. New York: Fordham University Press, 2015. Elias, Amy J., and Christian Moraru, eds. The Planetary Turn: Relationality and Geo- aesthetics in the Twenty-First­ Century. Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 2015. Ellis, Nadia. Territories of the Soul...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 151–167.
Published: 01 August 2012
... the confusion authorities had used to induce confusion in the ordinary person through the entire Dark Ages. It is the recovery of the literal against the dark. Getting to the lit- eral level is what it means to see things just as Adam and Eve saw them in Paradise, in the way that Joanna Picciotto shows...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (4): 145–169.
Published: 01 November 2023
... at the basis of his earlier reflections “Über Sprache überhaupt und über die Sprache des Menschen” (“On Language in General and on Human Language”), it motivates the comparison around which his 1923 letter to Rang revolves, where he presents Adam as the only one who, by naming nature, fulfills the task...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 221–223.
Published: 01 May 2003
... and the Critique of Identitarian Violence. Adam Gussow is an assistant professor of English and southern studies at the University of Mississippi. For twelve years, he was the harmonica-playing half of Satan and Adam, a Harlem-based duo that toured internationally and recorded three albums on the Flying Fish...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (1): 243–245.
Published: 01 February 2010
... © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Contributors Jason Adams is a PhD candidate in political science at the University of Hawaii and in media and communication at the European Graduate School. He served as edito- rial assistant for Theory & Event from 2004–2009 while also teaching...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (2): 213–215.
Published: 01 May 2000
... 2000.5.26 09:03 OCV:1 Books Received 215 Newton, Adam Zachary. Facing Black and Jew: Literature as Public Space in Twen- tieth-Century America. Cultural Margins...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 169–189.
Published: 01 August 2012
... Reviewed: Ellison Ralph , Three Days Before the Shooting , ed. John Callahan and Adam Bradley ( New York : Modern Library , 2010 ), xi . Hereafter, this work is cited parenthetically as TDBS . © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 The Enigma of Arrival; or, When Should We Have Read...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (4): 65–101.
Published: 01 November 2018
... : University of Chicago Press . Bersani Leo Phillips Adam 2008 . Intimacies . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Brink Joram ten Oppenheimer Joshua , eds. 2013 . Killer Images: Documentary Film, Memory, and the Performance of Violence . Boston : Wallflower Press...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 57–103.
Published: 01 May 2001
... of their own vulnerability, may be surprised at the outcome. Given suffi- cient preparation—good ears, a yen for the poetry of individual instruments, and a willingness to submit to an experience somewhat akin to dawning reli- gious feeling (one thinks, in contrast here, of Henry Adams meditating on St...