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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (3): 123–149.
Published: 01 August 2010
... classical Greece, precisely because of its presumption that among the most pressing challenges confronting the novel as literary form is to adequately represent the conditions and possibilities of human life these days. In other words, the question is whether the novel is so inherently a bourgeoisie form...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (4): 155–167.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Michael P. Steinberg Written at the height of the Greek/German economic standoff of July 2015, this review article finds in Stathis Gourgouris's Lessons in Secular Criticism a powerful critique of some of the legacies of Europe's attachment to Greece as well as a reactivation of some of its...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (2): 89–121.
Published: 01 May 2021
..., and a circle of radical intellectuals around him, actively defended it through nuanced expressions of opposition to the injustices of colonial oppression in Egypt, Cyprus, and Greece. References ‘Abbas Hilmi Khedive (Abbas II) . Papers. Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (2): 193–211.
Published: 01 May 2022
..., and historiographical salience of the West. This review isolates seven features of Western history from The West 's narrative and analysis: a style of learning pioneered in ancient Greece; the importance of cities; an alternating series of political forms, including monarchy, democracy, republic, and empire; a tendency...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (1): 127–168.
Published: 01 February 2008
... this escape in a number of islands to the East—Mykonos or Hydra in the Cyclades, Rhodes, Cos, or Myteline in the Dodecanese—or to the South—Santorini (Thera) or Crete. But I had decided on Istanbul because, ever insatiable when it came to knowledge about the Greece I was coming to love...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (3): 129–157.
Published: 01 August 2017
... . Athens : Gutenberg . Chouliaras Yiorgos . 1996 . “James Merrill's ‘Greek.’” In James Merrill in Greece , 28 – 29 . New York : Foundation of Hellenic Culture . Forster E. M. 1951 . “The Complete Poems of C. P. Cavafy.” In Two Cheers for Democracy . London : Edward Arnold...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 7–30.
Published: 01 February 2018
... of Ireland and that of Greece. The Greek government’s initial refusal to implement the Troika’s austerity strategy for Greece led ultimately to a decision by the ECB to force the temporary closure of Greece’s banks and introduced a longer period of capital controls. The entirely predictable slide...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (2): 249–250.
Published: 01 May 2021
... on nineteenth-century prose, modernist poetics, digital humanities, and literary pedagogy. He is currently completing an extensive study of Cavafy's uses of material antiquity vis-à-vis colonial culture. Alexander Kazamias is senior lecturer in politics at Coventry University. He is the author of Greece...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (2): 181–199.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Nation was that the institution of modern Greece was exemplary of a unique (and largely overlooked) aspect in the history of European colonialism that I called “the colonization of the ideal,” which was traceable, among other things, in the remarkable convergence of two other- wise...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (2): 177–203.
Published: 01 May 2021
... Seferis, Odysseus Elytis, Nikos Kazantzakis, and Stratis Tsirkas, to begin with. But this classicization of “Greece” is also experienced as a burden by many of these writers and the culture at large (see Gourgouris 1996 ; Lambropoulos 2002 ; Calotychos 2003 ); and Hamilakis 2007 ). An image...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (1): 123–150.
Published: 01 February 2006
... brought to Britain from Greece— they were known then as ‘‘Elgin Marbles as they are now. He chose not to think about the marbles in these terms: for him, that was not relevant; or he was unable to see them in such terms: before his unarmed eyes were these ‘‘mighty things these sculptural fragments...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (2): 41–57.
Published: 01 May 2021
... is great, and they make a strong appeal to the favourable notice of collectors, especially to those belonging to that European nation which is the first to have accomplished from the sea what Greece did from the land, and so may be regarded as the legitimate successor of the Greeks in the Punjab” ( 1914...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (2): 59–87.
Published: 01 May 2021
.... For Forster, David Roessel notes, “Greece was not amenable to the saving ‘eternal moments,’ which occur in Italy” (2002: 320); or, quite simply, in H.D.’s words, “We had Greece, having Italy” (cited in Roessel 2002 : 160). In fact, the flavor and stylistic signature of decadent, Victorian, and Edwardian...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (2): 249–251.
Published: 01 May 2015
... is professor of classics at Princeton University. Her first book, The Symptom and the Subject: The Emergence of the Physical Body in Ancient Greece, appeared in 2010; she is also the author of Gender: Antiquity and Its Legacy (2012) and has coedited three volumes: Aelius Aristides between Greece, Rome...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (1): 221–223.
Published: 01 February 2008
... and modern European history, including Inside Hitler’s Greece: The Experience of Occupation, 1941–1944 (1993), Dark Continent: Europe’s Twenti- eth Century (1998), and Salonica, City of Ghosts (2004). Jim Merod has taught literature and critical theory at Brown, Brandeis, Cornell, Stan- ford, and UCLA...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 7–27.
Published: 01 August 2012
... Finland all the way to Greece— this would be a very formal but helpful first way to think of what one can possibly take writing to be historically, and what its historical link to war is, of course. Just think about Lenin’s so-called­ script revolution, and keep in mind that after having been...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 February 2018
..., Greece) of the European Union. But in the longer term, no republic worth the name can make an apathetic and submissive population its boast. The churches, community halls, and sports fields of Ireland’s towns and villages may signify high levels of social vitality and local can-­do-­ism...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (4): 221–222.
Published: 01 November 2020
... literature at Columbia University. She is the cofounder of the Mosaik Support Center for Refu- gees and Locals in Lesvos, Greece, and a crewmember of the Mediterranean migrant rescue organization, Sea-Watch. Ruth Y.Y. Hung teaches comparative literature at Hong Kong Baptist University and is an advisory...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (2): 207–208.
Published: 01 May 2016
... boundary 2 / May 2016 in Ancient Greece: Matter, Sensation, and Experience (2010) and The Sublime in Antiquity (2015), and the editor of Time, History, and Literature: Selected Essays of Erich Auerbach (2014). Bruce Robbins is Old Dominion Foundation Professor of the Humanities in the Department...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 31–57.
Published: 01 February 2018
...—a higher propor- tion than in any other Organisation for Economic Co-oper­ ation and Devel- opment (OECD) member, including Mexico. As the OECD noted, without this “macroeconomic adjustment mechanism,” the Irish unemployment rate would have approached the levels seen in Greece or Spain (Kenny 2015...