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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 6–7.
Published: 01 May 2014
... sense of what remains, apparently, difficult to achieve, and that is to say, the daily mobilization of Gandhian Satyagraha—and at the commencement of our terrible winter this year and always, everywhere, the threat of war, there they were—Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr., and Nelson...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (3): 67–86.
Published: 01 August 2011
....” 74 boundary 2 / Fall 2011 the Hindu faith on the Ayodhya dispute committee, to project himself as the voice of sweet reasonableness, legal sobriety, obedience to the Constitu- tion and to Gandhi’s teachings, correctness, rectitude, restraint, and com- promise. This tone is well illustrated in...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 55–76.
Published: 01 February 2013
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (2): 111–141.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Aurobindo; the second president of India, Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan; the first governor general of free India, Chakravarty Raja- gopalachari; and the peerless Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi. Bandyo- padhyay’s analysis shows how, in this complex terrain, a modern textual apprehension of the Gita...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (2): 199–225.
Published: 01 May 2020
...: Revolutionary Poetics in the Caucasus . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press . Foucault Michel . 1970 . The Order of Things: An Archaeology of the Human Sciences . New York : Random House . Gandhi Leela . 2006 . Affective Communities: Anticolonial Thought, Fin-de-siècle Radicalism...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (2): 201–225.
Published: 01 May 2005
... structure, and without mounting a radical challenge to exist- ing class configurations. While bourgeois nationalists, from Gandhi onward, found it necessary to mobilize the largest popular element of the colo- nized—the peasants—against the colonial state, they did so without hand- ing over effective...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (2): 197–218.
Published: 01 May 2004
... The Calcutta Chromosome’s spectral ethics in Ghosh’s essay on the Delhi riots following the assassination of Mrs. Gandhi, ‘‘The Ghosts of Mrs. Gandhi Published in 1995, the year following Der- 18. A majority of scholars recognizes literature as the domain where these specters of embodied loss...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (1): 43–65.
Published: 01 February 2015
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (2): 215–238.
Published: 01 May 2013
... sub- continent in 1947, and The Painter of Signs in the wake of the declaration of Emergency by Indira Gandhi’s government in 1975. These novels are there- fore not only historical meditations on the relationship between the forms of human collectives and the diversity of textual practices that...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (2): 1–9.
Published: 01 May 2004
... for it. He often cited a rather quaint-sounding source for this idea: a book called The Other Side of the Medal, by Edward Thompson, father of E. P. Thompson, who argued in the 1920s, as the national move- ment became under Gandhi’s leadership for the first time a mass movement against British rule...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (3): 239–250.
Published: 01 August 2008
..., Shivaji the Hindu King, Gandhi the leader, and Thomas Alva Edison the innovator mix and match in an overall specter of middle-class messianism in the form of Shivaji Rao, the crusading journalist who fights bureaucratic inefficiency and corruption that thwart IMF-prescribed development. There...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (2): 81–111.
Published: 01 May 2004
.... Bhubaneswari Bhaduri, the subaltern in ‘‘Can the Subaltern Speak was a woman who used her gen- dered body to inscribe an unheard message; the bomber who died with Rajiv Gandhi, also a woman, did not.27 (It is interesting that in the male imaginary, the female suicide bomber is gender-marked by the...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (2): 245–274.
Published: 01 May 2004
... which the secularist, ‘‘anticommunalist’’ imagination in South Asia has been repeatedly drawn. Victor Kiernan, his translator and lifelong friend, notes that Faiz ‘‘was repelled by the prospect held up by Gandhi of a united ‘Hindostani’ language, a nondescript neither Hindi nor Urdu 7 The...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (3): 87–118.
Published: 01 August 2011
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 191–222.
Published: 01 February 2013
... account of their “barbaric” attitudes toward women, in queer times, gay and lesbian identities become markers of Western modernity and Oriental repressiveness. The “failure” 23. Leela Gandhi, “Loving Well: Homosexuality and Utopian Thought in Post/Colonial India,” in Queering India: Same-Sex­...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 1–17.
Published: 01 August 2015
... ethics, and “Western” civilization that would secure Turkish greatness. The question has been equally promi- nent in Indian, Chinese, and Arab thinking. Mohandas Gandhi in India was the original visionary of alternatives to Euromodernity. His immediate suc- cessors inherited the conviction, if not...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 245–262.
Published: 01 February 2013
..., and Tiffin’s The Empire Writes Back (1989), Loomba’s Colonialism/Postcolonialism (1998/2005), Gandhi’s Postcolonial Theory: A Critical Introduction (1998), or Young’s Postcolonialism: An Historical Introduction (2001). One searches for it in vain through the back matter of theoretical...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 87–111.
Published: 01 February 2012
... absolutely any association at all with anyone even remotely 1. Moncef Marzouki is a physician who, after studying Gandhi’s nonviolent methods of protest in India and then studying the transition in South Africa, returned to Tunisia and joined the Tunisian League for Human Rights. He was a founding...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (2): 57–84.
Published: 01 May 2015
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (3): 35–59.
Published: 01 August 2006
... from an autocratic regime to democracy. The prime case for this being Sri Lanka, where the Tamil Tigers carry the distinction of world leader in a num- ber of terrorist attacks; indeed, they are known to have invented the use of the suicide-bomber vest in the 1991 assassination of Rajiv Gandhi...