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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (3): 135–139.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Wlad Godzich Duke University Press 2006 Fear without Catharsis It is nearly five years since the attacks of September 11, 2001, on the World Trade Center and on the Pentagon. They produced reactions of shock and horror in much of the world, and exhilaration in some other parts...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (3): 67–105.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Mark Jones Duke University Press 2003 y 2 / 30:3 / sheet 71 of 252 6943 boundar Alarmism, Public-Sphere Performatives, and the Lyric Turn: Or, What Is ‘‘Fears in Solitude’’ Afraid of...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (3): 1–25.
Published: 01 August 2014
...David Simpson The vocabulary of fear-terror has been confused and confusing throughout its expression in the classical and modern languages, whether in literature, in aesthetics, or in political science. As such, it is unlikely ever to be tamed by the rigors of philosophy, with its aspiration to...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (3): 203–218.
Published: 01 August 2014
... into a professorship of music at a small midwestern college and, despite his fears, poor personal relationships, and morbid obsession with lurid exhibits (reports and pictures) for his attic “Inhumanity Museum,” ends up escaping discovery, the loss of his job, and public censure. In the biggest irony...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (2): 177–193.
Published: 01 May 2015
... their analysis. This essay then proposes that In Search of Lost Time contains important clues to the working of contemporary American politics, specifically the mind-set of the Republican Far Right. In both, fears of otherness and helplessness lead to conservative myths of redemption that privilege...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (4): 77–94.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Julian Bourg Beginning in the 1970s, terrorism became an object of contested expert knowledge. Fears over this moralized and loosely defined phenomenon emerged at the very moment that Western states achieved a certain monopoly over legitimate political violence. This politico-epistemological...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (4): 199–212.
Published: 01 November 2020
... dilemma, his dramatic narrative puts us vividly in mind of the angry, fearful, strident, hopeless, hopeful, and courageous elements that contend, unresolved, during an unpredictable rush of threatening world events. Book reviewed: Haffner Sebastian , Defying Hitler: A Memoir , trans. Pretzel...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (2): 11–30.
Published: 01 May 2009
... new forms of human peculiarity that managed fears of the decline of the will of “man.” This long history helps to extend our understanding of the origins and significance of interminable and system-centered fictions denounced by critics such as James Wood as mere “hysterical realism.” It reorients...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (2): 1–18.
Published: 01 May 2019
... the Professoriate: A Global Comparison of Compensation and Contracts . New York : Routledge . Barmé Geremie . 2014 . “ Tyger! Tyger! A Fearful Symmetry .” China Story Journal . October 16 , 2014 . http://www.thechinastory.org/2014/10/tyger-tyger-a-fearful-symmetry/ . Bonnin...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (2): 1–9.
Published: 01 May 2004
... its appearance in Said’s work. With his sudden passing on Sep- tember 25, 2003, long feared by those close to him and yet somehow unex- pected, this element in the work presented here acquires an aura of incon- solable sadness. What was it that came to us in the form of this person and his work...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (4): 141–154.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Philip . 2009 . Terror and Consent: The Wars for the Twenty-First Century . New York : Random House . Bourke Joanna . 2006 . Fear: A Cultural History . Emeryville, Ca : Shoemaker and Hoard . Burke Edmund . 1989 . The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke. Volume VIII...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (2): 113–148.
Published: 01 May 2004
... freedom from fear of anything other than Allah. Qutb is insistent that this means freedom from fear of death at the hands of other humans, or homicide. It is not that the absolutely freed indi- vidual thinks homicide is unlikely or not a prevalent danger but rather that the significance of individual...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (1): 85–108.
Published: 01 February 2008
... ourselves as enslaved to our bodies. Why does the zombie terrify, and what explains the enduring cur- rency of the zombie threat? Is it merely that the zombie mocks our mortality, and if so, is the fear it inspires different from that of other immortal mon- sters, like the vampire? One...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 February 2007
... term before anybody seriously got around to suggesting that the administration itself was a better candidate to capture the description associated with fascism. But there was nothing to fear, since the American intelligentsia, especially those nominated as “public intellectuals” and...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (4): 27–31.
Published: 01 November 2015
... sure how I died, and I’m not sure I want to know—but I do know I don’t want to ask. After years of anxiously wondering about such things, my urge to know the details of my past has been overpowered, replaced, even, by a fear of discovering that nothing I know about my past is true—and this fear...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (2): 181–184.
Published: 01 May 2002
...: Palgrave, 2001. Matz, Jesse. Literary Impressionism and Modernist Aesthetics. Cambridge: Cam- bridge University Press, 2001. Meyers, Helene. Femicidal Fears: Narratives of the Female Gothic Experience.New York: State University of New York Press, 2001. Miller, J. Hillis. Speech Acts in Literature...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (2): 209–212.
Published: 01 May 2012
... University Press, 2011. Brandom, Robert B. Perspectives on Pragmatism: Classical, Recent, and Contem- porary. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2011. Briefel, Aviva, and Sam J. Miller, eds. Horror after 9/11: World of Fear, Cinema of Ter- ror. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2011. boundary 2...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 31–42.
Published: 01 August 2002
... Tania Bruguera. El peso de la culpa (The burden of guilt). 1997–99. Perfor- mance. Private collection. Courtesy of LiebmanMagnan, New York. Tseng 2002.9.12 07:31 6736 boundary 2 29:3 / sheet 40 of 265 Tania Bruguera. Miedo (Fear). 1994...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (1): 151–169.
Published: 01 February 2006
.... Monk, ‘‘The Sublime: Burke’s Enquiry in Romanticism and Consciousness: Essays in Criticism, ed. Harold Bloom (New York: Norton, 1970), 27. Palumbo-Liu / The Future of the Imagination 155 uncertainty arouse dread and terror; power, where the mind is impelled to fear...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 89–105.
Published: 01 May 2010
... America. The Tea Party movement politics reactivated the politics of fear that the Bush administration had turned into a principle of governance to negotiate the economic and political dissatisfactions that the Obama administration was unable to address. Their allegiance to military, economic, as...