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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 169–189.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Richard Purcell “The Enigma of Arrival; or, When Should We Have Read Ralph Ellison’s Three Days Before the Shooting ?” is a review essay that looks at the context in which we as readers have come to receive Ellison’s posthumously published novel. It is also a provocation that suggests a way...
Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 1. Photograph depicting Cavafy arriving, among other guests, at the wedding of Konstantinos M. Salvagos (which took place on 27/2/1927 at the church of the Annunciation, in Alexandria). The archival item [GR-OF CA CA-SF02-S03-F26-SF001-0008 (2027)] is reproduced by kind permission More
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (3): 213–221.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht For some years now, inside observers have felt that literary studies has arrived at a moment of stagnation. Not only has a fifty-year-long sequence of changing “paradigms” come to a standstill since the final years of the twentieth century; not only are we longing for new...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 63–76.
Published: 01 August 2009
... narrative trajectories produces a more disquieting condition. The seam of the book in BlipSoak01 , the lacunae between flashing terms onscreen in “Dub Version V.01,” the page enjoined to have turned before one's arrival in the volume Seven Controlled Vocabularies and Obituary compel readers to link...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (2): 9–23.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., and Candace Vogler to treat their various suggestions about moral problems and how literature might serve them. In particular, she observes that each of these philosophers suggests how modern moral thought, which Williams sees as dominated by a progressivist account of its own history, arrives at less...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 17–42.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Mouldi Guessoumi Humanity has always needed a grammar to trace the specific substance of its factual history, from the advent of communicative language up to and including modern revolutionary events. Moreover, all revolutions throughout history have gone through the same stages to arrive finally...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (2): 1–38.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., and in so doing he rearticulates the concepts of empire vs. imperialism. He sees transnational high-tech capitalism as having arrived at a crossroads. One path from this crossroads, he argues, leads to rival imperialisms; and the other path leads to the formation of a regulated world market flanked by world...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (2): 3–83.
Published: 01 May 2022
..., characterized as the history of their discoveries and the steps by which they have arrived at them—for the education of the young. buchnfar@pitt.edu Copyright ©2022 by Duke University Press 2022 Black radical tradition C. L. R. James Black Critique Black Britain Black Power Walter Rodney...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (3): 65–76.
Published: 01 August 2022
...T. C. Marshall Abstract In his late unpublished essay “Dionysus in 1992,” Norman O. Brown arrived at the ancient Greek term “spoudaiogeloion” to express his idea of a “serious laughter” that could respond to dialectical tensions without unbalancing them. Brown had, in 1959, converted Freud's Witz...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (1): 227–238.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Tibor Méray Duke University Press 2007 Pain, Doubts, and Hopes: Korean Memories Tibor Méray I arrived in North Korea for the first time in my life at a summer dawn. It was August 9, to be precise. It was dark...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 235–246.
Published: 01 August 2002
... the river of cars moving along Pine Pembroke Avenue. The lights are barely noticed by the patrons arriving at the restaurant this Friday night; they go immediately to pick up the electronic cards that will tell them when their table...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (4): 97–103.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., softly singing Death is in the cane, pilot me Spiraling between shadows Riding rags’ frayed edges to arrive In noiseless shattering To greet the chatty breeze   And strike with force    Something slips beneath the stain    Something swings the swollen fist    Something spills inside...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (2): 195–209.
Published: 01 May 2015
... sessions and determined agendas. The regular flow of directives from popes to legates prompted the Venetian envoy to remark that the Holy Spirit did not descend on the council from heaven but arrived in the mailbag from Rome (9). Also influential were the secular rulers who sent envoys (whose...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (3): 233–246.
Published: 01 August 2023
... of the nineteenth-century matriarch of my study had reached the shores of America by historical circumstances similar to those that informed Boston Crummell's arrival. Just as generations into the future will continue to be impacted by the nation's legacy of enslavement—whether it is consciously acknowledged...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (3): 93–122.
Published: 01 August 2014
..., the joyful story of trumpeter/educa- tor Clark Terry appeared as that remarkable man arrived at his ninetieth year. Duke Ellington’s eccentric self-portrait,­ Music Is My Mistress (1976), stands at the forefront of personal (not to be emulated) jazz documentation. These texts could be crafted only...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (1): 201–213.
Published: 01 February 2010
... of cause and effect Second, Ashbery’s use of deictic language invites readers to defer identifying antecedents and to await a clarification of context that rarely arrives—we read forward with the expectation that everything will be illu- minated. Quoting almost any passage in “Clepsydra...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (1): 201–213.
Published: 01 February 2020
...- bourgeois) compromise that ends the novel a compromise that is childless and pre- sumably futureless itself and can integrate the working- class character only via his offspring and after his death. The diagram makes all this clearer though it s possible one might have arrived at the same conclusion...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (1): 127–168.
Published: 01 February 2008
... the state, which fed on this kind of invisible intimidation to aggrandize its illegitimate power. In the end, this resentment turned into defiance. No doubt foolishly, given the vulnerability of my family, I decided to keep the manuscript, whatever the consequences. We arrived in Thessaloniki...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (2): 1–19.
Published: 01 May 2000
...’’ of Melville’s text. Tseng 2000.5.26 09:03 OCV:1 4 boundary 2 / Summer 2000 The term subversive produces a homonymy that deserves further elabora- tion between a judgment Cain arrives at concerning James’s literary prac...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (3): 83–103.
Published: 01 August 2023
..., is framed by the British imperial agenda of the eighteenth century, modeled on Rome as cautionary precedent, and reduced to twentieth-century aphorisms (e.g., “bad things happen fast . . . good things happen slow”) (01:56). In this view, the early Middle Ages arrived in an instant: Cities emptied...