1-20 of 535 Search Results for

community

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 75–95.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Emmanuel Alloa If literary avant-garde journals and their communities have been, in the twentieth century, a space for creating, if not sustaining, major political utopias, it should help explain why this “literary communism,” as Jean-Luc Nancy called it, is not a weakened or substitutional form of...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 May 2017) 44 (2): 1–13.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Harry Garuba “Dreaming on Behalf of the Community” presents the edited transcript of a conversation I had with the Somali writer Nuruddin Farah in his Cape Town home a few months before the publication of his latest novel, Hiding in Plain Sight . The previous novel, Crossbones , marked the end of...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 August 2016) 43 (3): 1–26.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Nergis Ertürk; Özge Serin In introducing this special issue of boundary 2 , this essay seeks to challenge the derivative conception of Marxist-communist translation that posits a hierarchical distinction between universal and particular forms of Marxism and communism. Reconceptualizing translation...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 August 2016) 43 (3): 159–219.
Published: 01 August 2016
... Duke University Press 2016 avant-garde propaganda illustration popular culture Marxism Translating Communism for Children: Fables and Posters of the Revolution Serguei Alex. Oushakine The bourgeoisie knew all too...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 August 2016) 43 (3): 221–249.
Published: 01 August 2016
... materialist philosophy in transforming systems of knowledge to create new forms of collective Soviet identity. By examining political speeches and propaganda on the Soviet periphery, this essay argues that the translation of communism across the Muslim national platform exposes the power of this Marxist...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 August 2018) 45 (3): 45–59.
Published: 01 August 2018
... between Taiwan and China is unlike that of fraternity brothers or a gay marriage; it remains separated by the Strait (or straight sexuality and heterogeneity). No way (at least not yet) could we entertain the hope of building such an affective community, even though we do have quite a few literary texts...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 May 2013) 40 (2): 183–213.
Published: 01 May 2013
... this essay for their questions and comments. The views expressed herein are exclusively my own, as is the responsibility for any errors. Toward a Literary Communism: The 1926 Baku Turcological Congress Nergis Ertürk...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 May 2015) 42 (2): 153–160.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Michael Fishbein Sidney H. Griffith’s recent book, The Bible in Arabic: The Scriptures of the “People of the Book” in the Language of Islam , discusses how the Bible was translated into Arabic, the language of Islam, but increasingly the vernacular of Jewish and Christian communities in the Middle...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 May 2018) 45 (2): 15–21.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Walter Benjamin In this address, delivered at a pedagogics conference held at the University of Breslau in 1913, Benjamin argues for an integration of individual and collective experience in the form of an “educational community,” understood not as a circle of common interests but as the...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 February 2012) 39 (1): 113–135.
Published: 01 February 2012
... contributed directly to the revolution were given the occasion to communicate the background motivations that caused them to inaugurate the revolution, as well as those fundamental demands to which they are unwaveringly dedicated. The Tunisian public will discover from this faithful transcript of the Temimi...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 February 2016) 43 (1): 75–105.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Naomi Waltham-Smith What is at stake when the sonorous becomes a condition of possibility for a concept of community? Exploring the ex(ap)propriation of the sonic that takes places at the threshold between the refusal of presence in French deconstruction (Derrida, Nancy) and the refusal of...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 May 2016) 43 (2): 125–140.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., The Age of Extremes , is different, in that it is structured in terms of the effects on the West of the simulacrum of Soviet Communism, rather than its threat or actuality. Hobsbawm remains a figure of the twentieth century to the extent that his work missed the rise of new productive forces, the...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 August 2013) 40 (3): 1–38.
Published: 01 August 2013
... comes back to the “civilized” world but refuses to write about the secret. He shall not be part of the Western community of knowledge, the community of university professors. Instead, he becomes an archivist at Yale. The commentary asks about the founding dichotomy between knowledge and the archive, and...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 August 2011) 38 (3): 67–86.
Published: 01 August 2011
... the Hindu majority community will adopt toward other religious communities in India—the one tolerant and the other intolerant—are essentially alike in envisaging national coexistence as the framing politics of this concern. © 2008 by Forum on Contemporary Theory, Baroda 2008 This is a...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 February 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...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 August 2014) 41 (3): 27–54.
Published: 01 August 2014
... question of race, and in its idealization of community as a form of mutual indebtedness. This essay has benefited from the input of the Post45 Group, meeting at Stanford University in November 2012, as well as from conversations with audiences at the University of North Carolina, Rutgers University...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 February 2015) 42 (1): 115–138.
Published: 01 February 2015
... (the derivative and negative prefix a - signifies this) to its narratives, discourses, and politics. Spanos’s legacy opens the possibility for a community of method driven by “the thought of a differential polity, ” a constitutive element of a truly democratic politeia . © 2015 by Duke University...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 August 2015) 42 (3): 79–96.
Published: 01 August 2015
...” experience. At the very moment of this conjuncture, Matsuda Tetsuo, a participating student activist with connections to an activist publishing community, requested an essay from the avant-garde artist Akasegawa Genpei concerning the artist's recent notorious prosecution and conviction for the crime of...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 August 2015) 42 (3): 171–184.
Published: 01 August 2015
... communities that have unraveled in the wake of the long recession. Female photographers, however, rejected this interpretation. Building on this tension, I make two arguments in the essay. First, I claim that critics projected onto women's photography their own nostalgia for the economic high-growth era...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (1 February 2017) 44 (1): 239–265.
Published: 01 February 2017
...: for the latter keeps open the promise of a “transindividuated,” adoptive community or we , which can reset care, attention, the long term, and advance new technologies of the spirit . One must turn instead to the darker side of Stiegler's thought, literally in the cave before the artifice and...