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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (1): 173–199.
Published: 01 February 2020
... inherited but changing communal network. The essay argues that in Li’s gazetteer-style account, the geographically rooted multifariousness of human feelings and actions escalates into an ending that belies the claims of a bourgeois national revolution. Its narrative heralded a modern Chinese historical...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (2): 53–79.
Published: 01 May 2013
... novels cauterize their edges? How does any given novel constitute its geographical borders? How does it set territorial limits to what it is willing to narrate, or how does it mark out a beyond into which it will not follow even major characters? Do maritime novels have distinctive narrative strategies...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (2): 157–186.
Published: 01 May 2017
... yinshuguan . ———. 2010 . Chuannan Miaozu diaocha rizhi, 1942–1943 . Taipei : Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica . Sichuan sheng difangzhi biancuan weiyuanhui (Committee of Sichuan Gazetteer) . 1999 . Sichuan shengzhi dashi jishu (Sichuan Gazetteer and Events) . Vol. 2...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 49–71.
Published: 01 February 2004
... well-known fig- ures as the ‘‘Irish Frankenstein the ‘‘Irish Maniac and the ‘‘Irish Vampire’’ were frequently sighted in political cartoons and satire.5 Only two of the Irish narratives in The Terrific Register are accompanied by woodcuts. ‘‘Dread- ful Cruelty of the Irish Rebels’’ shows a priest...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 13–19.
Published: 01 May 2001
... battles Britain fought on the frontiers 1. E. M. Forster, Selected Letters of E. M. Forster, ed. Mary Lago and P. N. Furbank (Cam- bridge: Harvard University Press, 1985), 2:56. 2. Walter Hamilton, The East India Gazetteer; Containing Particular Descriptions of the Empires, Kingdoms, Principalities...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 229–258.
Published: 01 May 2001
... battles Britain fought on the frontiers 1. E. M. Forster, Selected Letters of E. M. Forster, ed. Mary Lago and P. N. Furbank (Cam- bridge: Harvard University Press, 1985), 2:56. 2. Walter Hamilton, The East India Gazetteer; Containing Particular Descriptions of the Empires, Kingdoms, Principalities...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 25–47.
Published: 01 February 2004
... progress in the Old World, costs that were felt to be too high in terms of human suf- fering for the architects of the American dream, not least Frederick Jackson Turner, the great ideologist of the Frontier. As a young scholar, pondering on the narrative genres that made sense of historical experience...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (3): 73–97.
Published: 01 August 2017
... fictions that actively and obtrusively delocalize their own narratives, following concurrent events in (or on) multiple colonies, states, and continents. It is a hallmark of the new Atlantic history that it crosses old borders in unexpected ways— that it excitedly discovers Scots living in...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (1): 173–208.
Published: 01 February 2016
... acutely Derridian expressive “origin” that resists objectification as it complicates the very conception of black subjectivity. Moten’s reading is inventive, even if it relies too heavily on a single, canonical text (Frederick Douglass’s 1845 autobiographical Narrative) in order to make broad claims...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (2): 1–38.
Published: 01 May 2011