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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (3): 77–97.
Published: 01 August 2022
... organized via metaphorical extensions of brotherhood—as a central, underemphasized, and socially ambiguous aspect of his understanding of politics. The second part discusses Brown's use of figures drawn from ecological or environmental spaces, in particular trees and forests, to outline a notion...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 13–19.
Published: 01 May 2001
... and ‘‘the Afri- can man’’ in question was no African but an aboriginal tribal man belonging to one of the many indigenous forest-dwelling communities of central India. Between the years 1921 and 1922, Forster had served as private assistant to the local Hindu ruler of the State of Dewas, a province located...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 229–258.
Published: 01 May 2001
... and ‘‘the Afri- can man’’ in question was no African but an aboriginal tribal man belonging to one of the many indigenous forest-dwelling communities of central India. Between the years 1921 and 1922, Forster had served as private assistant to the local Hindu ruler of the State of Dewas, a province located...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (3): 155–156.
Published: 01 August 2022
...   with a gift in turn. When nubs of rootlets roughened   the soles of their feet and green buds and leaves   sprouted from their arms and hands, they hardly noticed–they   could not have seen, as the gods had seen so clearly,   the forests and the gardens already grown up...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (1): 25–34.
Published: 01 February 2002
... the sighing pine-forest years while it was busy licking its wounds in the wilderness: faithful to a poetics of the lumber-language poem, Orpheus is therefore an Oldforest pine on a clear-cut field aching and rent, but still standing upright at dawn where furious tractors and chainsaws have razed...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (4): 97–116.
Published: 01 November 2023
... Charles Bernstein to an exciting experiment (Bernstein 2004 ). On July 25, 1967, Celan gave a public reading of his poems at the University of Freiburg. The following day, he was invited by Martin Heidegger to a trip into the Black Forest, to visit the renowned philosopher at his (in)famous cabin...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (3): 175–176.
Published: 01 August 2022
..., and occasional dream interpretation. On a walk in the redwood forest one day in 1970 he stopped to poke his stick into the ground, saying: “You will marry Death.” At his most oracular he was usually right. In my case I was being pointed downward into the realm of Hades—a Kore who was about to meet her fate...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (3): 125–132.
Published: 01 August 2001
.... They’d be green and yellow and shiny and I’d push them aside when I wanted to sit down. There’d be pictures of me on boxes of cough drops and cigars. I’d be a wonder of the world. And my toenails’d sound like a bamboo forest when I pushed them together. And maybe I’d tie bells on them. They’d keep...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (3): 1–4.
Published: 01 August 2022
....” That same body is today dispersed in sickness, and the time for consideration in commune—whether as staid academic conference or ceremonial celebration—is passed. Pestilence and isolation; university austerity amid widening economic collapse; wildfire in the Redwood forests Brown incessantly wandered: today...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 247–250.
Published: 01 August 2009
... by Susan Howe. Herman Rapaport is Reynolds Professor of English at Wake Forest University. He has published extensively on critical theory and the arts, and is completing a book on contemporary poetry. “Four Types of Empathy” appeared in Comparative Approaches to European and Nordic...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (4): 111–123.
Published: 01 November 2022
... how the physical world speaks. There are whole books on this; one excellent one by Tom Wessels ( 1997 ) is called Reading the Forested Landscape . And Elizabeth Sewall has argued for language in creatures. “All ordered, purposive selective behavior is potentially a language situation,” she says...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (1): 35–66.
Published: 01 February 2007
... and civilization, threatening forest and secure settlement, diabolic enemies and supportive friends, the uncertainty of the strange and the confidence of the familiar— the not-at-home and the at-home—that was foremost in the minds of the Puritan Jeremiahs in their castigations of recidivism...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (2): 129–156.
Published: 01 May 2002
... in England, 1509–1640 [Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1988], 18). 29. Under the open-field system, parliament members argued, the commons and forests lay unprotected by being left open; in such an unterritorialized state, it was thought, the commons will only attract vagabonds and other ‘‘deviants’’ seeking...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (1): 139–152.
Published: 01 February 2015
..., our own stories. Worst of all the feeling—­one that had become increasingly acute and troubling since the commence- ment of my infernal journey [after being captured in the Ardennes forest during the Battle of the Bulge and removed to a POW work camp outside Dresdenthat...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 February 2014
... in the forest of Katyń, in present-­day Belarus, in 1940. The Soviets always attributed the killing to retreating Nazis. Germans denied respon- sibility, and Poles became convinced that the massacre took place on the orders of Stalin. Several years after the collapse of the Soviet Union, Rus- sian leaders...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (1): 107–141.
Published: 01 February 2016
... of multiple sounds and sources. I wanted to have a new way to talk about how, within a few seconds, and often in the absence of coordinated visual cues, Bosavi people know quite precisely so many features of the rain forest world, like the time of day, the season, the weather...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (1): 17–30.
Published: 01 February 2014
... spread the forests. Karl-­Joseph did not only remember this, he heard every stream in the undergrowth, saw each tree separately and all the trees put together. But he was capable of even greater stuff: he could hear every leaf on every tree, he heard the buds burst open and the moss breathe...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (4): 101–138.
Published: 01 November 2020
... Ground stands out as something a little different. For it is the sole entry in White s bibliography to present an account of the American West here the Midwest, the first West, the old Northwest that is not programmatically demystified and downhearted. Here, for once, amidst the clear- cut forests...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (3): 133–157.
Published: 01 August 2016
... the leaves of the melinjo tree and of the kluwih breadfruit . . . . When it could not be found anymore, they tried to hunt. What weapons did they have? A chopping knife and an adze. And what did they hunt? Wild pigs, forest rats, snakes, lizards. They could not cook the meat...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (2): 75–110.
Published: 01 May 2012
... language that can be called the time of modern Hindi prose. To this end, Premsagar repre- sented Parikshit as a young man who ventured into the liminal space of the forest, the very space where epics composed in Sanskrit locate the others of caste- structured society, a social order...