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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 151–167.
Published: 01 August 2012
... turned the world upside down, making possible, even imperative to some, the overthrow of monarchs; the circumnavigation of a globe, the roundness of which had not been until then fully grasped; closer inspection of the heavens; and the reading of the text of the Bible and other key documents, such as The...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 1.
Published: 01 May 2014
... liberation. Mandela never produced anything equivalent to the political writings of a Gramsci, Fanon, or Césaire. Because of the media and the global support for the struggles he led, Mandela acquired a resonance with effects across the globe. His career, with all its changes, posed challenges for thinking...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (3): 117–118.
Published: 01 August 2019
... thousand layers around the surface of the globe to allow you to inhabit within this shapeless realm, or a realm with too many shapes. Just like geological upheaval, this regime of images offers a new era that might be called the phenomenocene . This is our commonplace, our common destiny. anti...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 187–198.
Published: 01 May 2010
... ordering of the globe along racial lines. Though these flashes contain hope for a world-to-come, the essay calls for a corresponding cosmopolitan vision that is not blinded by this global promise, but is willing to see through it to confront the fractured local ground of the postcolonial present that is...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (1): 111–112.
Published: 01 February 2001
... tomato, cumin, stems of oregano. When white globes light up soon, mosquitoes will follow. Even the waves of the Nile, whipped up like flutters of wings, smooth over; a pink dims. I breathe something sweet, it becomes fruit, then smoke from a shisha, a husky man...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (4): 73–76.
Published: 01 November 2015
... geopolitical rhetorics resonate across the globe to impact diasporic subjects (in this case, me) on a daily, psychological basis. I have been struck for numerous years by the way that the behavior of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea) seems to match that of a dysfunctional...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 43–44.
Published: 01 May 2014
... extraordinary people, a man whose words and actions have such deep repercussions all over the globe, so that now, indeed, even rarer than Man- dela is the person who has not heard of him. When people of my generation, teenagers and twentysomethings, when we hear about South African apartheid, we...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (3): 157–184.
Published: 01 August 2003
... rounding out the ideological impulses that lead the artist to the Imperial for drink and diversion in the first place. This examination explores how con- ceptualization of the globe as a single geo-economic unit depends on a y 2 / 30:3 / sheet 162...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 February 2000
...; more important, it fails to take note of a kind of thinking that moves with the times, a thinking that clings, as Marx’s thinking does, to the movements of history and capital as they drive helter-skelter across the globe modern...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 233–236.
Published: 01 February 2012
... Committee of Peace- Women Across the Globe (PWAG). She has edited/coedited a number of books, including Globalizing Resistance (2009); Colours of Peace: Stories of 108 Women in China (2007); The Masked Knight: Collection of Writings of Sub- Commander...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (4): 104–110.
Published: 01 November 2015
...—had been swallowed up into the big wide monstrous world that surrounded the house and me. And I knew I had been spared, but what was I left with? Visually, I was looking resolutely into the eye of what looked like a grammar-school­ globe, a storm; and save for the problem of the dreamworld’s...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 213–225.
Published: 01 May 2014
... that The Globe as such. Hence, linking the two, the current rush to “globalize” curricula all over the higher education system by adding more and more “coverage.” Against World Literature does not tackle the nuts and bolts of teach- ing “The Survey” in a large public or private college or...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (3): 1–18.
Published: 01 August 2003
...- dom simply extended the prerogatives of the domestic emergency state across the globe. Following 9/11, the state effected the transition from a normalized political order to a state of emergency by enacting the violence...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 105–125.
Published: 01 February 2009
... project, he came up with the notion of an “eros effect” to explain the very real, yet unnameable, impulse driving the massive waves of protests that spread across the globe. Commonly referred to as “people power,” or in Herbert Marcuse’s words, a “global movement” (INL, 21), the origin of these...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (3): 163–179.
Published: 01 August 2013
... remain- der. Everything, in principle, becomes speakable and representable while the clamor for recognition is consigned to the past. In light of this, the global frame does not merely mark a larger scale, as the argument for “distant reading” would have it.14 Rather, the globe is a mark of the...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 173–201.
Published: 01 May 2001
... States and elsewhere. Less frequently invoked, though, is the materiality and spatiality of the globe, the globe as the planet. The dimension of global thinking ex- pressed in the earth photograph, published first in Life magazine in 1969, then gaining wider currency on the earth flag, the Whole Earth...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (3): 73–97.
Published: 01 August 2017
... title of Atlantic novel resist that description: Robinson Crusoe, for instance, is precisely not a novel 76 boundary 2 / August 2017 about the globe. Its hero is first offered various forms of provincial suc- cess—he could set up as small merchant or farmer in northern England; he could become...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (1): 1–31.
Published: 01 February 2005
... colonization of the world by capitalist modernity. The term colonial moder- nity is significant most importantly because it recognizes the voices of the colonized without dissipating into globalization or postcolonial blurrings the power relations that have shaped the globe as we encounter it today. I...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (2): 53–79.
Published: 01 May 2013
... scheme—utopian, that is, simply by virtue of being missing. We are accustomed to thinking of form as sedimented content—the formulation is Adorno’s—and we want to say, in this spirit, that certain literary techniques carry the globe with them. But then where are the naïvely planetary novels of...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (2): 157–182.
Published: 01 May 2008
... represents a worldwide transformation of historical significance. Based on worldwide economic integration, globalization is characterized by intrinsic, inseparable, and intensified interrelations across the globe. Although the primary manifestation of globalization is economic integration...