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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (4): 85–89.
Published: 01 November 2021
... of absorption, arresting the reader's attention. Difficulty is thus inherent to poetry—a difficulty challenging the reader to rise to the challenge of what it means to read poetry. A few examples like “Standing Target” are discussed briefly. Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 poetics...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (4): 95–98.
Published: 01 November 2021
... Bernstein Finnish translation American poetry difficulty Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 ...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 111–134.
Published: 01 February 2018
... point to the range of positions available within post–Civil War republicanism and indicate that none of these positions was without its attendant difficulties. “An Ireland as Complex and Various as Possible”: Seán Ó Faoláin’s Writings on Partition in the Context of Peace Process Republicanism...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (4): 1–12.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Colin . 2016b . With Dogs at the Edge of Life . New York : Columbia University Press . Diamond Cora . 2008 . “ The Difficulty of Reality and the Difficulty of Philosophy .” In Philosophy and Animal Life , 43 – 90 . New York : Columbia University Press . Faulkner William...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (4): 147–153.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., and for whom the struggle to establish the con- ditions for writing to fulfill its task has been constant. The division of life and writing is one of the guiding threads of the book, and the difficulty in relating them is suggested by such statements as “for all the brilliant immediacy of his writing...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (2): 189–206.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., The Biographical History of Philosophy, from Its Origin in Greece Down to the Present Day, rev. ed. (1845; New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1857). I should note the difficulties in describing the relationship between George Henry Lewes and George Eliot (Marian Evans). The term partner is too contemporary...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (2): 15–30.
Published: 01 May 2017
... . Chatterjee Partha . 2005 . “Legacies of Bandung: Decolonisation and the Politics of Culture.” Economic and Political Weekly 40 , no. 46 : 4812 – 15 . Accessed November 10, 2013 . jstor.org/stable/4417389 . Diepeveen Leonard . 2003 . The Difficulties of Modernism . New York...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (3): 97–117.
Published: 01 August 2005
...- heimer, and so often lapses, faute de mieux, into treating the book ‘‘as if’’ Adorno were its [sole] author.) It also makes for a finished text that will be peculiarly challenging, peculiarly difficult, for its reader—a text whose self- conscious expressive difficulty is motivated by the historical...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 123–136.
Published: 01 August 2002
... the kind of consensus that developed in the early ’60s. It is no easy task to govern with less consensus, in the midst of discontent, among the for- midable difficulties of shared scarcity, ineffective ideological communication...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (4): 157–179.
Published: 01 November 2020
... . 2003 . The Poems of Andrew Marvell . Edited by Smith Nigel . London : Pearson Longman . Shakespeare William . 2008 . Timon of Athens . Edited by Dawson Anthony B. Minton Gretchen E. . London : Arden Shakespeare . Steiner George . 1978 . On Difficulty...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 77–95.
Published: 01 August 2009
... least, I hoped it would provide a proving ground for any claims—pace Burt—of poetic “difficulty,” “challenge,” or “rebellion.” Following these formal indiscretions, publishers had also become markedly more promiscuous: university and trade presses that could once be trusted...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (3): 23–31.
Published: 01 August 2007
..., the problem of motion remains not just a major scientific question to be understood; it remains the chief problematic condition in which research itself must be undertaken. In short, the difficulty is that nothing ever quite stands still. Fields of study themselves keep changing. For example...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (1): 209–222.
Published: 01 February 2005
.... To characterize the difficulty, one need not join in the chorus of sarcasms against enlightenment, univer- sality, and logical coherence that are so much part of the prevailing rites of many contemporary intellectual churches. The difficulty would have been much the same had Kant derided these three great...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (1): 143–168.
Published: 01 February 2003
... they originate not in speculative but rather ‘‘philological difficul- ties’’ (GS, 1:14). And with the mention of philological, or specifically textual, difficulties, the metaphor of the text as ‘‘building’’ falls away within Tiede...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (1): 223–237.
Published: 01 February 2005
... to avoid the difficulties or to obfus- cate his philosophy by bringing in new irrelevant conundrums. The basic question is to decide whether or not empiricism can be renewed so that ‘‘what is given in experience’’ is not simplified too much. Against the tradi- tion inaugurated by Locke and Descartes...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (2): 141–162.
Published: 01 May 2016
... of difficulty—with the emphasis on “minimum”—that would permit it access to the scholarly-­ journalistic apparatus of interpretation necessary for its crowning as “litera- ture” in the first place. Balance, then; difficulty that is nonetheless trans- latable and resolvable, literature not exceeding...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (4): 255–278.
Published: 01 November 2021
...: What interested me here was that no matter how formally difficult a poem is in terms of syntax or structure, and many of my poems are difficult in that way, the overriding difficulty is cultural, especially in terms of vernacular, cultural reference, and social context. Nonstandard, vernacular, slang...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (2): 41–51.
Published: 01 May 2013
... as narratives, is that they are readily revised to add further layers of difficulty or relevant knowledge; unlike literary examples, then, they do not depend on particular wording. Part of the attraction of the genre, for those who work with it, seems to be the athletic perversity of imagination...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (1): 221–232.
Published: 01 February 2001
... on a different level of organization: that of the symbiotic com- plex composed of many subindividuals, or subgenes. Devolution would be in a position to deal with this radical reordering of the units of evolutionary importance. However, there is a difficulty with framing the problems of modern biology...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (4): 99–105.
Published: 01 November 2021
... of innovation is accompanied with the dictate of “difficulty made difficult.” Instead of seeing Bernstein's work as “inconsistent” (Richard Kostelanetz) (even in the meaning of consistent rejection of consistency [Hank Lazer]), I propose studying it precisely in its consistent rejection to meet its readers...