1-20 of 61 Search Results for

emerson

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 (2007) 34 (2): 71–103.
Published: 01 May 2007
... familiar themes within the Emerson canon. Readings of Emerson have normatively assumed the form of variations on the theme of the crisis precipitated by conflicting interpretations of Emer- son’s ambivalence toward questions of social reform. Emerson’s vexed relationship to the campaign to...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2005) 32 (3): 203–205.
Published: 01 August 2005
... the Body: The Work of Norman O. Brown is forthcoming with Lexington Books. He is currently researching the relationship between Ralph Waldo Emerson and European Philosophy, concentrating on romantic continuities and dis- ruptions in idealism and transatlantic intellectual history in the first half...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 65–96.
Published: 01 May 2003
... with the influence on American literature of his namesake, Ralph Waldo Emerson, when he observes that blackface minstrelsy and the Emersonian belief in the self-made man were historically contemporaneous events. But in Elli- son’s account of this history, it was blackface minstrelsy rather than Emer...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2000) 27 (2): 113–148.
Published: 01 May 2000
... Setting his sights on an intellectual position that would announce U.S. cultural independence from European tradition, Ralph Waldo Emerson prescribed a revolutionary, if not iconoclastic, nominalism: ‘‘Free should the...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 221–223.
Published: 01 August 2012
..., 2012. Case, Kristen. American Pragmatism and Poetic Practice: Crosscurrents from Emerson to Susan Howe. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2011. Cassano, Franco. Southern Thought and Other Essays on the Mediterranean. Trans. Norma Bouchard and Valerio Ferme. New York: Fordham University Press...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2006) 33 (2): 129–157.
Published: 01 May 2006
... ideas of its American father, Ralph Waldo Emerson— in which the poet’s true self becomes God or the ‘‘universe mind unfet- tered by cultural/ethnic allegiances. As such, the poet has no dialogue, as Lee claims, with his sociocultural composition.1 His polemical disavowals of ethnic identification on...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 267–269.
Published: 01 February 2004
...: University of Chicago Press, 2003. Gourgouris, Stathis. Does Literature Think? Literature as Theory for an Antimythical Era. Palo Alto, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2003. Grossman, Jay. Reconstituting the American Renaissance: Emerson, Whitman, and the Politics of Representation. Durham, N.C., and...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 71–87.
Published: 01 May 2010
... exceedingly anodyne. Emerson is “the outstand- ing figure of American letters” not least because of the “pure hope” he expressed and the “synthesis of reconciliation” in which he floated.” One senses the editors floating in reconciliation as well. This is in volume 1, in which Emerson and...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2000) 27 (3): 287–291.
Published: 01 August 2000
... Postcolonial Theory. New York: St. Martin’s, 2000. Schirmeister, Pamela J. Less Legible Meanings: Between Poetry and Philosophy in the Work of Emerson. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 1999. Smith, Carlton. Coyote Kills John Wayne: Postmodernism and Contemporary Fic- tions of the Transcultural...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 105–131.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Symbolic Construction of America (New York: Routledge, 1993), 246–306; John Carlos Rowe, ‘‘A Critique of Ideology: Herman Melville’s Pierre in At Emerson’s Tomb: The Poli- tics of Classic American Literature (New York: Columbia University Press, 1997), 63–95. 108 boundary 2 / Summer 2001 cally, I...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 107–132.
Published: 01 May 2010
... impact on reading and the consequence 5. Works that apply a pragmatist lens to Baraka studies include: Ross Posnock, Color and Culture: Black Writers and the Making of the Modern Intellectual (Cambridge, Mass.: Har- vard University Press, 1998); Michael Magee, Emancipating Pragmatism: Emerson...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2011) 38 (2): 229–233.
Published: 01 May 2011
.... Impure Worlds: The Institution of Literature in the Age of the Novel. New York: Fordham University Press, 2011. Arsic, Branka, and Cary Wolfe, eds. The Other Emerson. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2010. Bal, Mieke. Of What One Cannot Speak: Doris Salcedo’s Political Art. Chicago: Uni...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2005) 32 (3): 119–137.
Published: 01 August 2005
..., the saying, which gives to poetry its weight as making? 16 Emerson’s ‘‘wise silence which fills the gaps in his prose? The silence disclosed by Basho¯’s jumping frog? Annihilization and abnihilization, corso and ricorso. To take language into the ‘‘nothing’’ and to bring it back, out of the...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 195–216.
Published: 01 May 2003
... Bledsoe, the president of the college for Negroes the narrator had been expelled from, modeled on Booker T. Washington’s Tuskegee, which Ellison had attended; and they include the WASP establishment of Emerson and Norton. Here is the sentence: My thanks to the many institutions that have sponsored...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2018) 45 (3): 79–105.
Published: 01 August 2018
... . “ Forms of Time and of the Chronotope in the Novel: Notes toward a Historical Poetics .” In The Dialogic Imagination: Four Essays , edited by Holquist Michael , translated by Emerson Caryl Holquist Michael , 84 – 258 . Austin : University of Texas Press . Barclay Paul . 2013...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2001) 28 (3): 217–223.
Published: 01 August 2001
... Critical Intro- duction. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2000. Wittenberg, David. Philosophy, Revision, Critique: Rereading Practices in Heidegger, Nietzsche, and Emerson. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2001. Wolfreys, Julian, ed. ‘‘The Mayor of Casterbridge Contemporary Critical Essays...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2020) 47 (4): 157–179.
Published: 01 November 2020
... . Dickinson Emily . 1971 . Selected Letters . Edited by Johnson Thomas H. . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Dickinson Emily . 1999 . The Poems of Emily Dickinson: Reading Edition . Edited by Franklin R. W. . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Emerson...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 5–19.
Published: 01 May 2003
... come from this source; page numbers are cited paren- thetically in the text. Spillers / ‘‘The Little Man at Chehaw Station’’ Today 7 and Emerson and the sweeping ‘‘architectonics’’ of Hart Crane and William Carlos Williams, for Ellison is working this awesome ground as late...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2009) 36 (2): 217–228.
Published: 01 May 2009
... they need to do is tend to their own business, and thus they seem to themselves not to be doing anybody any harm Do not make the mistake of thinking that such fascist conformism is the unique property of ancient Rome or fascist Italy. Emerson wrote that American “Society everywhere is...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2007) 34 (1): 35–66.
Published: 01 February 2007
... domestic and global power from the uni- 12. In Emerson and the Climate of History (Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 1997), Eduardo Cadava invokes Emerson’s essay “Nature” to mount a forceful critique of Webster’s first Bunker Hill oration, especially his identification of the emergent...