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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 113–137.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Jeffrey J. Williams Jeffrey Williams interviews the British critic and intellectual historian Stefan Collini about his career as well as his criticism of recent policy shifts in British higher education. Collini discusses the development of his work from more academic histories of British social...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (1): 139–176.
Published: 01 February 2021
... advocated for in order to stave off the decline of the British Empire and to shore up a permanent Anglo-American supremacy against all threats. Still, as the English language becomes “global,” English departments today founder for a variety of reasons and convey a persistent sense of crisis. Has the time...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (1): 127–166.
Published: 01 February 2010
...William V. Spanos In The Question of Palestine and elsewhere, Edward Said locates the “justificatory regime” that Zionism has developed to interpose between its Palestinian victims and itself in the discourse of nineteenth-century British imperialism, by which he means the representation of the...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 59–90.
Published: 01 February 2018
... interweave of anti-imperialist nationalism and republicanism which constitutes the essence of political dissent until and through the “Troubles” in Northern Ireland. Legal, civic, and physical nakedness and the prison systems of the British Empire are shocking features of Irish political experience and...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 91–110.
Published: 01 February 2018
... revolution, as its legacy was undermined by a counterrevolution. The Rising should not be viewed through an exclusively Irish lens: it involved several international actors—the British Empire, the protagonists of World War I, the women’s movement, the Catholic Church, and socialism. Ignited by international...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (4): 103–126.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Scott’s work and calls for replacing history with “postempiricism,” a possibility he locates in literature. A third contributor, Ananda Abeysekara, proposes a radically dehistoricized present that is forged through the Nietzschean notion of “active forgetting.” In rejecting the legacies of British...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (1): 177–206.
Published: 01 February 2021
..., colonialism, and nationalism, including Nazism, Nichanian sketches a genealogy of the figure of the native. The latter emerges as the eighteenth-century British jurist and linguist William Jones compiles and translates legalistic texts from India to be able to govern the “natives” by their own laws and in so...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 71–87.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Tony Tanner This work by the late British literary critic Tony Tanner, presumably a review essay written in the late 1980s but not published, is a response to the then emerging New Americanist field of literary studies and a cluster of publications in the mid-1980s, in particular, Sacvan...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (1): 123–150.
Published: 01 February 2006
... striking similarities between recent international military conflicts and the Arrow War (1857–1858, 1860), ‘‘one of the most important, but least known, British conflicts of the nineteenth century The extraordinary amount of vio- lence unleashed and the massive destruction brought about by such a ‘‘pro...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 263–265.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Identity in a Global Perspective. Currently, he is working on a book about Yeats and the Symbolic Order. Anindyo Roy is assistant professor of English at Colby College in Waterville, Maine, and teaches colonial and postcolonial literatures, critical theory, and modern British literature. The article...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 93–118.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Richard Bourke Duke University Press 2004 ‘‘Imperialism’’ and ‘‘Democracy’’ in Modern Ireland, 1898–2002 Richard Bourke ‘‘Violence in Ireland is the result of British Imperialism, of the British connection and the British...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 201–203.
Published: 01 August 2015
..., 2015. Burton, Antoinette, and Isabel Hofmeyer, eds. Ten Books that Shaped the British Empire: Creating Imperial Commons. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2014. Casid, Jill H. Scenes of Projection: Recasting the Enlightenment Subject. Minne- apolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2015. Dean, Tim...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (2): 203–234.
Published: 01 May 2006
...- east and East Asia. Profits from opium helped secure the precarious gains of British administration and expansion in India in the late eighteenth cen- tury. They also created the conditions for a more thoroughgoing commercial penetration of Southeast Asia in the nineteenth century. The hero of...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 33–45.
Published: 01 May 2001
... many maps of the terrain in poetry there are these days and which among them are conven- tional, I want to argue that if we indeed did have such maps and they were Press, 1999). It is notable that all of these poets, with the exception of Mac Low and the British poet Riley, are American...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 243–265.
Published: 01 February 2004
..., supported by the Production Board of the British Film Insti- tute and, subsequently, by the workshop program developed by Channel Four Television. These developments in Irish film culture should be situated in relation to contemporary theories of avant-garde practice. The exploration of identity and...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (4): 101–138.
Published: 01 November 2020
... Hannah . 1972 . Crises of the Republic . New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt . Burton Antoinette . 2011 . Empire in Question: Reading, Writing, and Teaching British Imperialism . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Calloway Colin . 1995 . American Revolution in Indian...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (3): 141–150.
Published: 01 August 2006
... 1989 Popular Defense Forces Act (PDF) to devolve the state’s monopoly on violence to well-armed local militia, which were then deployed in a general warfare against numerous populations of the national constituency. The devolution itself has an involved genealogy going back to the British policy of...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (4): 127–159.
Published: 01 November 2018
... . 1944 . “ Race-Thinking before Racism .” Review of Politics 6 , no. 1 : 36 – 73 . Armstrong Nancy . 2002 . Fiction in the Age of Photography: The Legacy of British Realism . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Bates Crispin . 1995 . “ Race, Caste and Tribe in Central...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 179–205.
Published: 01 February 2004
... Gaelic League newspaper An Claidheamh Soluis (1903–1909). He was a visionary educationalist, was involved in the Irish Republican Brotherhood, and signed the 1916 proclamation. He was executed by the British in 1916. 7. Daniel Corkery (1878–1964) was a teacher and writer whose best-known works are...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (1): 247–248.
Published: 01 February 2015
... University Press, 2014. Ercolino, Stefano. The Maximalist Novel: From Thomas Pynchon’s “Gravity’s Rain- bow” to Roberto Bolaño’s “2666.” New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014. James, C. L. R. The Life of Captain Cipriani: An Account of British Government in the West Indies. Durham, NC: Duke University...