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boundary 2 (1 February 2001) 28 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Seamus Deane Duke University Press 2001 Under Eastern and Western Eyes Seamus Deane ‘‘Eventually we realise that the work is actually constituted by the ex- perience of exile or alienation that cannot ever be rectified 1 This is...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2014) 41 (1): 51–77.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Aleš Erjavec This article focuses on some of the ways in which subjectivization, representation, and self-representation have been carried out in Eastern Europe and on the role that art plays in these processes. The author first points to two related features of the region: an absence of a common...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2014) 41 (1): 113–134.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Anikó Imre I argue that postcolonial discourses are essential to unearthing and revising the complicated dynamic of codependence between Western and Eastern European nationalisms, which is haunted by internalized and rarely acknowledged traces of imperialism on both sides. However, the spatial...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2011) 38 (1): 135–163.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Wang Ban In understanding rights across cultures, critics tend to view individual or human rights as unique to the West and alien to community-based or authoritarian Eastern cultures. This essay challenges this fetishism of individual rights by tracing social and intellectual movements in the West...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2015) 42 (2): 153–160.
Published: 01 May 2015
... these translations reflect the religious and intellectual life of their communities? Griffith draws carefully supported conclusions on these subjects based on his expertise as a historian of Middle Eastern Christian communities before and after the spread of Islam. Book Reviewed: Griffith Sidney H...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2009) 36 (2): 199–208.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Adam Lowenstein In his two most recent films, Eastern Promises (2007) and A History of Violence (2005), the director David Cronenberg turns his attention more specifically than ever before to the conjuncture of violence and globalized geopolitics. The resulting illumination of how violence...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2014) 41 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Wlad Godzich Epistemology and ontology clash when it comes to “Eastern Europe.” Clashes of this sort try to escape the categories that are at odds and turn toward terminological solutions. But such a move only aggravates the problem while appearing to trivialize it. The terminological instability...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2014) 41 (1): 79–100.
Published: 01 February 2014
... represented by French theory) was taken up by antihumanist trends, while in communist Eastern Europe it began to unfold under the aegis of “man.” By taking up the threads of this problematic divergence, the essay aims to provide a focusing lens that sharpens but also delimits a vast issue which seems to be...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2014) 41 (1): 101–112.
Published: 01 February 2014
... thinking in Eastern Europe during the first decade of transition. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Spaces of Desire: Consumer Bound and Unbound Ivaylo Ditchev I can remember how, back in 1999, a friend, who had enjoyed the privilege of...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2014) 41 (1): 203–227.
Published: 01 February 2014
..., however momentarily, the apparently closed language of neoliberal freedom and progress. The essay turns to figurations of Eastern Europe’s contemporary predicament found in Michał Witkowski’s novel Lovetown (2004), which tracks an aging queer community for whom the transition to capitalism and liberal...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2013) 40 (3): 185–186.
Published: 01 August 2013
... © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Contributors Gil Anidjar teaches in the Department of Religion and the Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies at Columbia University. He translated Marc Nichanian’s The Historiographic Perversion (2009). Ruth Y. Y. Hung is an...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2014) 41 (1): 233–235.
Published: 01 February 2014
... media, with a spe- cial interest in (post)socialist Europe. Her books include Identity Games: Globaliza- tion and the Transformation of Media Cultures in the New Europe (2009) and the coedited volume Popular Television in Eastern Europe during and since Socialism (2012). Miglena Nikolchina is a...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2006) 33 (3): 227–228.
Published: 01 August 2006
...: The Role of the Writer in Eastern Europe. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006. Waugh, Patricia. An Oxford Guide: Literary Theory and Criticism. London and New York: Oxford University Press, 2006. Wolfreys, Julian, ed. The Continuum Encyclopedia: Modern Criticism and Theory. New York...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2005) 32 (1): 239–241.
Published: 01 February 2005
... Cultures: New Directions from the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies. New York: New York University Press, 2004. Selim, Samah. The Novel and the Rural Imaginary in Egypt, 1880–1985. Routledge- Curzon Studies in Arabic and Middle Eastern Literature. London: RoutledgeCurzon, 2004...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2009) 36 (2): 233–235.
Published: 01 May 2009
... submitted. Ellen McLarney is an assistant professor in the Asian and Middle Eastern Studies Department at Duke University. Her current research is on feminist theologies of the Islamic revival in Egypt. She focuses on how women’s emancipation is configured in religious terms, on how Islamist writers...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 225–227.
Published: 01 August 2012
..., emergent literature, and philosophy and literature. He is currently work- ing on the idea of a European literature. E. Khayyat is assistant professor at Rutgers University’s Department of African, Middle Eastern, and South Asian Languages and Literatures. He has worked as a translator...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2014) 41 (1): 31–50.
Published: 01 February 2014
... for readers in Latin America. AS: Your book The Secret is a fictional interview between you and an alter ego named Egon Alt. Why is Alt German? YA : I was living in Berlin at the time, so I would often meet German jour- nalists. Germans are very interested in the problematic of Eastern...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2000) 27 (3): 287–291.
Published: 01 August 2000
.... Lewisburg, Pa.: Bucknell University Press, 2000. Algosaibi, Ghazi. Seven. Trans. from the Arabic by Basil Hatim and Gavin Watterson. Middle Eastern Fiction. New York: St. Martin’s, Saqi Books, 1999. Barlowe, Jamie. The Scarlet Mob of Scribblers: Rereading Hester Prynne. Carbon- dale and Edwardsville...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2003) 30 (3): 241–244.
Published: 01 August 2003
... Univer- sity Press; distributed in U.S. by St. Martin’s, 2003. O’Grady, Jean, and Wang Ning, eds. Northrop Frye: Eastern and Western Perspec- tives. Buffalo, N.Y.: University of Toronto Press, 2003...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2015) 42 (4): 88–90.
Published: 01 November 2015
... these testified. There was nothing to that reach we got so big in it. Brotherly sex like that puts consent in the simple air to be increased. I didn’t understand maybe he was always in a black body at escape velocity. He allowed me his couch and tapes of Eastern European white boys could sit in...