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boundary 2 (1 August 2009) 36 (3): 159–182.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Juliana Spahr At a certain moment, a moment that extends from the late '80s to the turn of the twenty-first century, something interesting happens within literature in English: some of the more provocative literatures in English from various literary schools and various national traditions...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2000) 27 (2): 45–72.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Richard Rambuss Duke University Press 2000 6084 boundary 2 27:2 / sheet 53 of 227 Spenser and Milton at Mardi Gras: English Literature, American Cultural Capital, and the Reformation of New Orleans Carnival...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2017) 44 (3): 73–97.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Christian Thorne Eighteenth-century English poetry, epic in technique and idiom even when not epic in scale, has some unusual ways of telling stories on a multicontinental scale—stories, that is, that are not confined to localities nor even to nations. This is a feat that novels struggle to...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2013) 40 (3): 59–86.
Published: 01 August 2013
... systematically fails to translate non-English works into English, I argue that critiques of the whole literary field, based on the close reading of individual texts, overlook the systemic and institutional grounds of American unworldliness. David Foster Wallace’s 2004 novella, “The Suffering Channel,” offers...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2012) 39 (1): 113–135.
Published: 01 February 2012
... transcribed and will first be published in Arabic, to be followed by French and English translations, with the aim of recording in detail the Revolution of Dignity and Democracy as it was occurring. Pending the publication of this book, which documents the impulses, aspirations, and hopes of the youth of the...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2012) 39 (1): 137–165.
Published: 01 February 2012
... national anthem and have been sung by some of the most influential Arab stars, written on protest banners, and shouted by students in the face of French and English occupiers and their own governments. The couplet even entered the folklore of global protest music and poetry, and was adopted by the...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2014) 41 (3): 1–25.
Published: 01 August 2014
... establishment in modeling a national response to 9/11, and that might have worked against the reification of a unitary terror as the exclusive property of the enemy-other. English novels of the 1790s (Gothic novels) and the 1890s (Marsh, The Beetle ) offer a comparatively flexible language for registering the...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2010) 37 (1): 127–166.
Published: 01 February 2010
... land occupied by empire as “terra nullius.” This essay retrieves Said's “Canaanite” reading of Michael Waltzer's Exodus and Revolution , in which the latter invokes, above all, the English Puritan revolution to demonstrate the emancipatory politics of the Old Testament story and reconstellates it into...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2015) 42 (2): 195–209.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Karen Melvin John O’Malley’s Trent: What Happened at the Council offers English-speaking audiences the first concise and scholarly history of the council that did much to shape the modern Catholic Church. O’Malley’s narrative of the Council of Trent (1545–47, 1551–1552, 1562–1563) masterfully...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2013) 40 (2): 25–39.
Published: 01 May 2013
... of narrative: the ethical example, and particularly the so-called trolleyology of Philippa Foot, Judith Jarvis Thomson, and Bernard Williams. Reading the examples from these thinkers against the tradition of English intuitionism, I ultimately argue that a certain sort of individual in action—a...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2014) 41 (2): 99–111.
Published: 01 May 2014
... another, as a ubiquitous electronic background activity, change their experience of interacting with the printed word? Gumbrecht bases his observations on two seminars that he taught in Santiago de Chile in 2013, in which Stanford undergraduates were reading fiction and nonfiction texts in both English...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2014) 41 (2): 139–163.
Published: 01 May 2014
... for its English-speaking readership. Publication of works of questionable scholarship by a major university press, and the positive reception given to them, suggests some resonance with the antidemocratic and so-called postsecular turns in the United States and Europe. © 2014 by Duke University Press...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2017) 44 (3): 219–220.
Published: 01 August 2017
... © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 Contributors Jonathan Arac, who has worked with boundary 2 since 1978, is Mellon Professor of English and director of the Humanities Center at the University of Pittsburgh. He serves on the steering committee of the Keywords Project, which is...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2018) 45 (1): 273–274.
Published: 01 February 2018
... Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Contributors Joe Cleary is professor of English at Maynooth University, Ireland. He is the author of Literature, Partition and the Nation-­State: Culture and Conflict in Ireland, Israel and Palestine (2002) and Outrageous Fortune: Capital and...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2006) 33 (1): 251–253.
Published: 01 February 2006
... 2006 Contributors Joseph A. Buttigieg is the Kenan Professor of English and a fellow of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies at the University of Notre Dame. His multivolume com- plete critical edition in English of Antonio Gramsci’s Prison Notebooks is being pub- lished by Columbia...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2006) 33 (3): 229–231.
Published: 01 August 2006
...: Critical Essays on Sylvia Wynter. He is also an associate editor of Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism. Joseph A. Buttigieg is the Kenan Professor of English and a fellow of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies at the University of Notre Dame. His multivolume com- plete critical edition...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2010) 37 (3): 211–213.
Published: 01 August 2010
... © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Contributors Emily Apter is professor of French, English, and comparative literature at New York University. She is the author of several books, including, most recently, The Trans- lation Zone: A New Comparative Literature (2006). Her articles have...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2000) 27 (2): 217–218.
Published: 01 May 2000
... Poetics Program, State University of New York–Buffalo, and executive editor of the Electronic Poetry Center (httpepc.buffalo.edu). Christopher Castiglia is associate professor of English at Loyola University Chicago...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2015) 42 (1): 249–251.
Published: 01 February 2015
... © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Contributors Jonathan Arac is Mellon Professor of English and founding director of the Humani- ties Center at the University of Pittsburgh. He has served on the boundary 2 edito- rial board since 1979. In the spring of 2014, he taught as a Fulbright...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2003) 30 (2): 221–223.
Published: 01 May 2003
... 2003 Contributors Jonathan Arac is Harriman Professor and chair of the Department of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University and also a member of the boundary 2 editorial collective. His publications include Critical Genealogies: Historical Situa- tions for Postmodern...