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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (1): 131–142.
Published: 01 February 2003
...Peter Wollen Duke University Press 2003 y 2 / 30:1 / sheet 135 of 224 6808 boundar The Concept of Fashion in The Arcades Project Peter Wollen...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (1): 179–200.
Published: 01 February 2010
... return of rhetoric and poetics and argues that, far from simply reflecting changes in academic fashion, this event signals a complete reorientation of the scholarly apparatus. The argument calls attention to the material and historical alignment of scholarship with the medium of literacy and suggests...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (2): 75–110.
Published: 01 May 2012
... fashioning Premsagar ’s Hindi as a language articulated in its spatiotemporal imaginary. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Unless otherwise noted, all translations are mine. Premsagar (1810) and Orientalist Narratives of the “Invention” of Modern Hindi...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 47–59.
Published: 01 February 2009
... seeing, as is fashionable, the new social movements as clearly separate from the armed struggle's goal of capturing state power in the name of the people, it would be more appropriate to see them as outgrowths of the same force that fed the armed struggle. © 2009 by Duke University Press 2009...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 41–54.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Stathis Gourgouris Postsecularist discourse, as it has been fashioned in recent years, cannot really handle the problem of atheism—especially an atheism predicated not on the nonexistence of God but on the irrelevance of God. Arguing for the latter takes atheism outside the epistemological orbit of...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 9–12.
Published: 01 May 2001
...-formation (autobiography) for ‘‘Pamela Lu a narrative falling off and feigning forward that is virtually Proustian in its preternaturally eloquent shifts of time, scene, and fashions of selfhood. In ninety-eight well-wrought pages of poetically torqued prose, Pamela proffers a world of self...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (3): 191–205.
Published: 01 August 2001
..., then, substitute new ways for old? The proud, isolated indi- vidual scholar can make way for the interdisciplinary and international re- search team. The old-fashioned seminar, which trained students to work in isolation on their individual research papers, can turn into a task force of stu- dents...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (1): 67–87.
Published: 01 February 2003
... Joubert, which has an old-fashioned air, proposes a style that does away with stylistic ges- tures so that readers may be struck unawares by what they read. And those who read this advice in the course of passing though...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (1): 89–104.
Published: 01 February 2003
... primary vehicle of Benjamin’s analysis of the commodity form and its effects is the nouveauté, or luxury good, in its relation to fashion. The nouveauté is the ideal exemplification of the antithetical qualities of the commodity in...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (1): 239–241.
Published: 01 February 2010
... Pentecostal Revolution in Nigeria. Chi- cago: University of Chicago Press, 2009. McCrossen, Alexis, ed. Land of Necessity: Consumer Culture in the United States– Mexico Borderlands. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2009. Miller, Monica L. Slaves to Fashion: Black Dandyism and the Styling of Black...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (1): 197–205.
Published: 01 February 2007
... poetics of disgust, the subject of the after- word, “brings us to the edge of this project on the aesthetics of minor affects, marking the furthest it can go” (354). In this succinct fashion, Ngai, who is an assistant professor at Stanford University and a feminist critic, identifies the subject of...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 21–23.
Published: 01 May 2014
... in Italy, which exposed corruption in connection with the wealth of the ruling class? It is understandable why Anwar would be fashioned after Mandela. If a jailed activist can overthrow the government of his country, win the Nobel Peace Prize, and become premier of his nation, so can a...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 February 2003
... and fashion, iron and glass construction in architecture, the gambler and the collector, colonialism and prostitution.2 Yet this conglomeration of extracts presents itself as an account of the crystallization of...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 247–252.
Published: 01 August 2002
... escapists were also founders, and, moreover, that the theory of the intellectual as the ‘‘critical conscience’’ of the culture in the face of power, in all time and space, was as old-fashioned for us as a London top hat...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 253–256.
Published: 01 August 2002
... Lying: Sacrificial Studies in Literature, Philosophy, and Fashion Theory. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2002. Steinberg, Philip E. The Social Construction of the Ocean. New York: Cambridge University...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (3): 239–250.
Published: 01 August 2008
... demands of argumentation and proof in order to transform mythic material into antiquarian and monumental histories. While it continues unabated to this day, perhaps in a less refined, more dogmatic fashion, I suggest that in the last two decades, this project of a literary Hindu modernity has...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 February 2013
... radical and conservative religiopolitical forma- tions across the world religions in recent years. Stathis Gourgouris extends his notion of “detranscendentalizing the secular” and rethinks the parame- ters of atheism itself, fashioning an orientation that is socially agnostic about the truth claims...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (1): 229–245.
Published: 01 February 2006
...? on the relation of poetry and trauma? Except to say no poetry? Is this an avoidance of difficulty? 240 boundary 2 / Spring 2006 23. ‘‘Perspectives must be fashioned’’ ‘‘that displace and estrange’’ ‘‘the world, reveal it’’ ‘‘to be, with its rifts’’ crevices ‘‘as indigent and distorted...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (3): 169–175.
Published: 01 August 2020
... judgment. In a summary fashion, the obituaries and mem- oirs of friends and colleagues have elevated Sebald to an altar of vertigi- nous heights. The Previous System Vertigo clouds common sense as much as it does the physical senses. Once again, Sebald is not at fault, but rather those fans that pre- fer...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 123–132.
Published: 01 August 2009
... teachings. This tendency is evident in the pre-clairvoyant “Fashion Show Poetry Event Essay,” in which she presents “fashion language” as a kind of code and makes idiosyncratic use of the word style, which will later resurface in the neologistic appellation “clair style”: “We use the phrase ‘write...