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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (2): 121–137.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Road to Self-Redemption: A Cultural Analysis of 1998’s ‘Anti-Rightist’ Publications”] . Shanghai wenxue , no. 5 . Hu Ping . 1998 . Chanji 1957: kunande jitan [Zen Figure 1957: Altar of Suffering] . Guangzhou : Guangdong Lüyou chubanshe . Lévy Bernard-Henri . 2000 . Ziyou de...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (4): 71–125.
Published: 01 November 2016
... point a recent biography of Cézanne by Alex Danchev and the same author's recent edition of the artist's letters. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Paul Cézanne postimpressionism impressionism French painting Alex Danchev Cézanne: Figuring Truth in Painting...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (2): 143–160.
Published: 01 May 2012
...David Fieni Examining the work of Ernest Renan in relation to thinkers confessing Arab and Islamic affiliations in the Ottoman fin de siècle allows us to understand how Orientalist scholarship has used decadence as the figure through which its positivist scientific claims were redistributed as...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 187–198.
Published: 01 May 2010
... tradition in its figural relationship to past becomings. Where this philosophical tradition intersects with current examples of antiracist activism, figurations of cosmopolitan dissidence produce flashes of postrace fulfillment that disrupt the emerging totalitarianisms of thought that would perpetuate an...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (1): 61–76.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Daniel T. O'Hara Duke University Press 2006 Figures of the Void: On the Subject of Truth and the Fundamentalist Imagination Daniel T. O Hara What follows is an encounter between the most classically rational- ist imagination among today s philosophers and the most stereotypically irrational...
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 2. Saint Nicholas Church, Liverpool. Photo by Peter Jeffreys. Figure 2. Saint Nicholas Church, Liverpool. Photo by Peter Jeffreys. More
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Figure 3. Interior, Saint Nicholas Church. Photo by Peter Jeffreys. Figure 3. Interior, Saint Nicholas Church. Photo by Peter Jeffreys. More
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 87–111.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Abdeljelil Temimi When the Tunisian Revolution began, the Temimi Foundation found itself in a new position of cultural responsibility, and this compelled us to invite the main part of the national leadership, the youth of the revolution, as well as leading figures from the diverse currents of...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (3): 165–195.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Jed Rasula This essay considers the disappearance from the historical record of hundreds of American poets who published regularly in the first half of the twentieth century. Since a pedagogically oriented canon emerged in 1950, scholars have assumed that a small number of established figures were...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (3): 45–59.
Published: 01 August 2018
... as diplomatic strategies on the part of the United States, the discourse of affective affinity and national unity across the Taiwan Strait is becoming forcefully attractive, often advocated in the figure of brotherhood, shared interests, or even intimacy. This essay argues that the relationship...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 169–189.
Published: 01 August 2012
... approaching Ellison’s posthumously published novel that takes seriously Ellison’s move away from the tropes and figures of race that concerned him in his previous work. I argue that Ellison’s novel speaks directly to our contemporary moment and what he already saw in 1982: the “potent and dangerous force...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 1.
Published: 01 May 2014
... considerable time working in South Africa, especially in Cape Town, on questions of freedom, archives, African and African Diaspora intellectual history, and political thought. At least one generation of intellectuals had stood against apartheid and reflected on Mandela as a political figure of freedom and...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (1): 177–206.
Published: 01 February 2021
..., colonialism, and nationalism, including Nazism, Nichanian sketches a genealogy of the figure of the native. The latter emerges as the eighteenth-century British jurist and linguist William Jones compiles and translates legalistic texts from India to be able to govern the “natives” by their own laws and in so...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (4): 127–145.
Published: 01 November 2016
... career. This structure is termed “room-space.” Clark traces the development of Picasso's concern with interior and exterior space, with the problematic relation of proximity and alterity, surface and depth, in the postcubist phase of his painting, when the obsession with monster figurations of the...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (3): 165–215.
Published: 01 August 2011
... diminishing his life, his art, or his legacy as an iconoclastic, genuinely transitional figure in the emergence of twentieth-century culture. His status as the first Global Citizen, representing his race and his country, is augmented by his anomalous “postracial” identity as a representative of human good...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (2): 33–70.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Donald E. Pease Obama constructs links among signs of history to produce what I would call a punctual presidency, a presidency that is punctual in two senses: Obama works at the level of historical puncta, and he’s just in time. He is a figure who knows how to work with an evental logic of history...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (2): 111–141.
Published: 01 May 2012
... defense of Vedic monotheism, Bankimchandra Chattopadhyay’s efforts at using modern disciplinary knowledge (history, philosophy, science, aesthetics) to formulate a system of Hindu ethics and to establish Krishna as a singular messianic figure like Christ or Buddha, or a later moment in Savarkar’s time...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (2): 161–180.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Europe and Asia. Reading Russian narratives about the Caucasus alongside narratives by Muslim writers of the Caucasus, I challenge the ideologically constructed binaries of Self and Other, Europe and the Orient, as well as history and personal memory. More specifically, this article discusses the figure...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (2): 105–134.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Old Testament events lose none of their historical validity once they are interpreted as figures for New Testament events to come. Bolaño’s employment of this arcane hermeneutic device records the insistent geopolitical closure that has been registered across a variety of cultural realms under the...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 185–199.
Published: 01 August 2015
... invoking Tōden OL as a straightforward figure of feminine suffering and easy empathy. Moreover, the novel explores Tōden OL in relation to not only a gendered but also a classed subject position—an incarnation of values, dispositions, and proclivities of mainstream Japan that took shape not so much in the...