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boundary 2 (1 May 2004) 31 (2): 11–34.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Edward W. Said Edward W. Said 2003 Erich Auerbach, Critic of the Earthly World Edward W. Said . . . human beings are not born once and for all on the day their mothers give birth to them, but that life obliges them to give...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2012) 39 (2): 71–74.
Published: 01 May 2012
... revolution and the emergence of world literature, and situates a number of studies in the dossier as concerned with this link. Finally, it presents Erich Auerbach and Edward Said as contributors to a potential radicalization of the philology of world literature, replacing its organicist-nationalist...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2012) 39 (2): 201–208.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Paul A. Bové Criticism should take on board the traditions of Blackmur, Auerbach, and Said to deal philologically and lovingly with the human history recorded and created in the use of language. Poetry especially is the vestibule for critics who understand that categorical and conceptual knowledge...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2015) 42 (2): 105–134.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Bolaño’s fascist preoccupation—visible from early works like the coauthored Consejos de un discípulo de Morrison a un fanático de Joyce (Advice from a Morrison disciple to a Joyce fan) and The Third Reich— in terms of Erich Auerbach’s elaboration of figura , the mode of medieval exegesis according to which...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2010) 37 (3): 123–149.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., and Auerbach; one that, eschewing the underlying organicism of these earlier methodologies, strives to read texts as heterocosmically mimetic. This essay is an inchoate movement towards such a philology; it seeks to address two challenges, respectively: (1) how to undertake a philology that practices...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2010) 37 (2): 187–198.
Published: 01 May 2010
... globalization of racial thought in its latest civilizationist guise. To establish this present moment as the contested future of the long tradition of antiracist humanism outlined by Gilroy, the essay draws on the thought of Erich Auerbach and C. L. R. James to develop a schema that firmly anchors this...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 169–189.
Published: 01 August 2012
...” evangelicalism plays in American political and cultural life. Using Erich Auerbach’s understanding of “passio” as a guide, I suggest ways in which Ellison’s novel figures a worldly vision of human passion and belonging that is a rebuttal to the ultranationalist evangelicalism of the eighties and now. Book...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2004) 31 (2): 35–53.
Published: 01 May 2004
... issue of Saidian humanism, I want to consider what it is; why it was such a fixture of Said’s intellectual trajectory; and how humanist inter- pretation was complicated by the critique of Orientalism. As is well known, the German philologist Erich Auerbach remains a consistent reference point in...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2004) 31 (2): 1–9.
Published: 01 May 2004
... seemingly washed away. In the vernacular, these complex develop- ments in the world of thought and culture have long been collectively dubbed ‘‘postmodernism often in the form of an epithet. Said himself of course was deeply influenced by the European thinkers—Adorno, Foucault, Der- rida, and Auerbach...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2010) 37 (3): 79–89.
Published: 01 August 2010
... of the Greco-Roman world that they wanted, in the words of Thucydides, to preserve as a treasure of truth forever—did not abate easily. It is striking that the Romance philologist Erich Auerbach writes, a few years after the publication of his book, Mimesis: The Repre- sentation of Reality in...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2008) 35 (1): 197–215.
Published: 01 February 2008
... argument capable of engaging the rhetorical and historical complexity of the matter. Said’s reading of Erich Auerbach’s late essay “Philology and Weltliteratur” opens a substantial reconsidera- tion of the modern novel.15 In that essay, Auerbach argued that a certain type of intellectual training...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2011) 38 (3): 217–218.
Published: 01 August 2011
... © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Books Received Arnar, Anna Sigrídur. The Book as Instrument: Stéphane Mallarmé, the Artist’s Book, and the Transformation of Print Culture. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2011. Auerbach, Jonathan. Dark Borders: Film Noir and American...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2016) 43 (2): 207–208.
Published: 01 May 2016
... 208 boundary 2 / May 2016 in Ancient Greece: Matter, Sensation, and Experience (2010) and The Sublime in Antiquity (2015), and the editor of Time, History, and Literature: Selected Essays of Erich Auerbach (2014). Bruce Robbins is Old Dominion Foundation Professor of the Humanities in the...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2000) 27 (2): 83–111.
Published: 01 May 2000
... shenanigans work to frustrate such circulation. This is the posi- tion Jonathan Auerbach assumes in stating that Poe fears ‘‘fad[ing] into ob- scurity as soon as his work enters the public domain As a writer and edi- tor of magazine...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2018) 45 (4): 103–126.
Published: 01 November 2018
... . Ismail Qadri . 2005 . Abiding by Sri Lanka: On Peace, Place and Postcoloniality . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press . Ismail Qadri . 2008 . “ Response: On Close Reading and Going Too Far .” Religion 38 , no. 2 : 191 – 94 . Mufti Aamir . 1998 . “ Auerbach in...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2004) 31 (1): 73–92.
Published: 01 February 2004
... victims, then where are the victors against whom we might struggle? The thinking here is either desperate or paranoid, or both. A much more serious parallel gesture might be found in Erich Auerbach’s extraordinarily poignant analysis of Virginia Woolf. In this analysis, Auerbach claims that the style...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2014) 41 (2): 213–225.
Published: 01 May 2014
... conjuncture, this part of the book is where Apter trains her gaze on untranslatability’s secular and theological dimensions, and the proper names involved are Erich Auerbach, Edward Said, Jacques Derrida, and Abdelfattah Kilito. Auerbach’s critical practice is described as a “theo- logical figuralism...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 7–27.
Published: 01 August 2012
... beginning of our conversation, to my suggestion that your work embraces some sort of social scientific scrutiny. I believe this relates to the way you employ the notion of humility in our conversa- tion. Let’s take Erich Auerbach’s humility, for instance. Auerbach says that Mark’s Gospel “portrays...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2010) 37 (1): 127–166.
Published: 01 February 2010
... European biblical exegesis from St. Augustine to the medieval patristic exegetes in his great essay “Figura.” I do this for two reasons, besides providing a conveniently precise summary of the essence of figural interpretation and the concept of history it assumes. First, since Auerbach is a...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2016) 43 (2): 179–204.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Auerbach’s magis- terial Mimesis (1946), a locus classicus for this methodology, surveys “the literary representation of reality in European culture” from antiquity to the twentieth century, explicitly excluding the “consideration” of “foreign influ- ences” (fremde Einwirkungen) as “not necessary...