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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (3): 21–34.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Hortense J. Spillers Duke University Press 2006 ‘‘Democracy in America Notes of a Native Daughter Two Centuries On Hortense J. Spillers I would bet that America’s Democratic National Committee carried out some very sustained soul...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 47–59.
Published: 01 February 2009
...John Beverley Representation of the period of armed struggle in Latin America, which extends from the early 1960s to the mid-1980s, has been dominated by a paradigm of disillusion that equates the armed struggle as a political strategy with an excess of youthful idealism or voluntarism. Waning...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (3): 159–178.
Published: 01 August 2014
... and allegory). Building out from the “Dylan controversy” of spring 2011, the analysis probes Dylan’s post-Beat poetic tactics from works like “All along the Watchtower” and “Chimes of Freedom” to socialist-Judeo-Christian works of blasted prophecy from Modern Times and Tempest . “Bob Dylan in China, America...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 139–163.
Published: 01 May 2014
... for its English-speaking readership. Publication of works of questionable scholarship by a major university press, and the positive reception given to them, suggests some resonance with the antidemocratic and so-called postsecular turns in the United States and Europe. King Kong in America...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (3): 19–27.
Published: 01 August 2003
...James Der Derian Duke University Press 2003 y 2 / 30:3 / sheet 23 of 252 6943 boundar Decoding The National Security Strategy of the United States of America...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 25–47.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Luke Gibbons Duke University Press 2004 Ireland, America, and Gothic Memory: Transatlantic Terror in the Early Republic Luke Gibbons For a people who made much of their ‘‘newnesstheir potential, freedom, and innocence...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (1): 13–67.
Published: 01 February 2023
...Donald E. Pease Abstract How and why have freedom and social hierarchies and exclusions become fused in Trump's America? What causative factors can explain the emergence within twenty-first century US political culture of a movement notorious for its attacks on basic norms of tolerance, civility...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (1): 201–213.
Published: 01 February 2010
... poetry. When his work manages to describe the time of its own reading in the time of its own reading, we experience mediacy immediately. This review of John Ashbery's Collected Poems, 1956–1987 (Library of America, No. 187) explores what I call the “lyric mediacy” of Ashbery's work and considers how his...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 61–94.
Published: 01 February 2009
.... Martí developed the key concept of a multiracial and multicultural “our America” as a counterweight to the menace of U.S. hegemony in the region, on the one hand, and Latin American development schemes based on the imposition of European or North American models, on the other. While he did not himself...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (2): 199–208.
Published: 01 May 2009
... bring to light something too often invisible in today's world: the imbrication of America with Russia, of London with Indiana, of Iraq with Chechnya at the level of shared violence. Shared, that is, in the most intimate sense of the body, not some abstractly conceptual “global village.” When we fail...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 71–87.
Published: 01 May 2010
... by which this became a basis for considering the writer as both alienated and oppositional, as also “representative.” He then develops this in critical dialogue with Bercovitch, offering an excellent summary of Bercovitch's analysis of the enclosure of “America” but then faulting what he finds the weakness...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 83–135.
Published: 01 February 2013
... is not to defend America from Schmittian accusations but to use the case of Kahn to isolate errors of methodology, recklessness of anti-Enlightenment rhetoric, and exploitation of theology that I hope the best aspects of postsecularism can avoid going forward. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Part 2...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 69–86.
Published: 01 February 2012
..., in America as well as Europe. All the elements are in place for writing the histories of dictatorships, with their attendant bloodiness and social exclusion. Tunisia’s is one such history. Friday, January 14, 2011, became a new date and a special chapter in the periodization of the history of Tunisia since...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (3): 59–72.
Published: 01 August 2017
... that he knew to be particular to America, he sought a practical and embodied method of writing that did not entail dominance and instead skirted intelligibility. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 dogs detritus polis References Ang Brian . 2011 . “William Carlos Williams, 1952...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (4): 3–13.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Carey D. Balaban; Kurt D. Yankaskas This essay explores the process of the acquisition and application of knowledge by the Department of Defense (DoD) of the United States of America, based upon policies and practices of the Office of Naval Research (ONR). The ONR's “Systems-of-Systems” approach...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 125–149.
Published: 01 August 2012
..., or indeed even without the teleological end to America’s Cold War narrative, we should be wary of disaster remaining a dominant form of cultural representation. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 The Inverted Nuke in the Garden: Archival Emergence and Anti-­Eschatology in David Foster Wallace’s...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 151–167.
Published: 01 August 2012
..., by giving an account of what it was like for him as a person who had grown up in an orthodox Catholic family in America in the second half of the twentieth century to suddenly find himself, in reading Milton, to be living in a world where bitsiness was the rule. He had to learn to read things literally...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (2): 235–239.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Zhao Chuan; Lennet Daigle World Factory is a Grass Stage production that has been performed all over China, elsewhere in Asia, and in North America. It focuses on China’s role as site of the “world factory,” whose first incarnation was in Manchester at the dawn of industrial capitalism. A recurring...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (3): 89–115.
Published: 01 August 2019
... the transnational impulses in recent Asian American literature. Using asymmetry as an analytical lens, it then provides a critical interpretation of Ruth Ozeki’s important novel A Tale for the Time Being (2013) to consider the intricate connections between Asia and North America that are embedded...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (4): 279–297.
Published: 01 November 2021
... that moves beyond his poetry's earlier emphases on the purely interpersonal and material nature of language and its uses. Through a discussion of Bernstein's concept of the never-attained “virtual” in his essay “Poetics of the Americas” and philosopher Gilles Deleuze's concept of the “virtual,” I argue...