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boundary 2 (1 May 2005) 32 (2): 151–167.
Published: 01 May 2005
...Michael Dutton Duke University Press 2005 From Culture Industry to Mao Industry: A Greek Tragedy Michael Dutton Essentially, there are two ideal types of politics in this world, one that intensifies political conviction and...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2012) 39 (2): 181–199.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Stathis Gourgouris Derek Walcott’s staged encounter with George Seferis, by explicit invocation, in his poem “From This Far” (1980) is a nearly unprecedented instance of postcolonial confrontation with Greek antiquity, not through the conventional avenues of colonial classicism but through the...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2016) 43 (2): 73–124.
Published: 01 May 2016
... late in the day, the sublime proves to be an essential way of comprehending Greek and Roman thought and experience at their most exuberant and searching moments, from their earliest beginnings to their final appearances. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Longinus sublime Nicolas Boileau...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2017) 44 (3): 129–157.
Published: 01 August 2017
... language? Why is Greek indebted to Cavafy? What does Cavafy owe to James Merrill? © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 C. P. Cavafy James Merrill translation poetics References Agamben Giorgio . (1995) 2000 . Means without End . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2015) 42 (2): 153–160.
Published: 01 May 2015
... East: When, where, and by whom was the Bible translated partially or fully into Arabic? Were such translations made from the original Hebrew and Greek, or from the Septuagint or the Syriac versions? Why did Christians, Jews, and Muslims make translations? For what purposes did they use them? How did...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 7–27.
Published: 01 August 2012
...E. Khayyat Conducted at Gutenberg University in Mainz on May 13, 2011, this interview documents Friedrich A. Kittler’s last public appearance before he passed away. Kittler speaks about his life’s work, addressing issues ranging from the history of the Greek alphabet to Soviet language politics...
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boundary 2 (1 November 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 (1 May 2011) 38 (2): 39–62.
Published: 01 May 2011
... to promote the cause of freedom in other countries, as did Byron in aiding the Greek struggle for independence from the Ottoman Empire. Translated and annotated by Jon Eugene von Kowallis © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Translator's notes: I would like to express my...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2008) 35 (1): 127–168.
Published: 01 February 2008
...William V. Spanos © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Eis tin Polis: Istanbul, December 1969 William V. Spanos A boundary is not that at which something stops but, as the Greeks recognized, the boundary is that from which...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2010) 37 (3): 5–28.
Published: 01 August 2010
... investment in ideas about language and culture which must be questioned in order to advance translation studies. 2. Translating in the Roman Tradition Jerome’s motive for writing the letter is to justify his translation prac- tices. He had, he explains, rendered a text from Greek to Latin...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2010) 37 (3): 57–68.
Published: 01 August 2010
... beyond their own. © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Translation Is/As Play J. T. Barbarese In the mid-1990s I was invited to join a group of poets who had been invited to render the corpus of Greek drama into English...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2005) 32 (2): 1.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Narrative of the Universal / 81 George Steinmetz / The Genealogy of a Positivist Haunting: Comparing Prewar and Postwar U.S. Sociology / 109 Marilyn Ivy / In/Comparable Horrors: Total War and the Japanese Thing / 137 Michael Dutton / From Culture Industry to Mao Industry: A Greek Tragedy / 151...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2001) 28 (3): 225–226.
Published: 01 August 2001
... several books and many essays on postmodernism and con- temporary theory, his most recent being America’s Shadow: An Anatomy of Empire (2000). He is now working on a memoir about his relationship to his Greek heritage. Jenaro Talens is professor of Hispanic and comparative literature at the University...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 1–5.
Published: 01 August 2012
...,” “character,” “type,” and “alphabetic sym- bol.” It has given us the cognates bookstaff and bookstave. The Greek word is derived from the verb to write and literally designates the product of the writing. The German word follows Indo-­European usage in identifying the support on which the writing...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2017) 44 (1): 149–166.
Published: 01 February 2017
... ordinary, or, even better, to let it surprise us. Yet, to appreciate the mystery, to let the mystery surprise us, we have need of a mystagogy, whose initiations help lead us toward the mystery because our eyes are too often shut to it (as its Greek etymon muein might suggest).1 Over the last...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2013) 40 (2): 9–23.
Published: 01 May 2013
... compete with it. 4. This view is by no means Williams’s. He criticizes Aristotle for having suggested that there was a sameness to the operations of what Williams terms “stark fictions”: “One of the several disservices that Aristotle rendered to the understanding of Greek tragedy was that of...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2015) 42 (1): 153–177.
Published: 01 February 2015
... that were inherent in the originary Greek thinking. Indeed, already in America’s Shadow: An Anatomy of Empire (2000), Spanos makes a telling postcolonial intellectual trip with his ana- lyses of the ontological grounds that lend legitimacy to the current imperial powers such as the United...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2000) 27 (2): 213–215.
Published: 01 May 2000
.... New York: Cambridge University Press, 1999. Patsalidis, Savas, and Elizabeth Sakellaridou, eds. (Dis)Placing Classical Greek Theatre. Thessaloniki, Greece: University Studio Press, 1999...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2001) 28 (2): 263–265.
Published: 01 May 2001
...). He is now working on a memoir about his relationship to his Greek heritage. Keith Tuma is associate professor of English and creative writing at Miami Univer- sity, Miami, Ohio. He is author of Fishing by Obstinate Isles: Modern and Postmod- ern British Poetry and American Readers (1998), editor...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2006) 33 (1): 123–150.
Published: 01 February 2006
... mortal human form, sickly, impotent, debased, and radically flawed, that an early death would seem to be the only appropriate response to the perfect beauty of the Greek sculptures. My spirit is too weak—mortality Weighs heavily on me like unwilling sleep, And each imagin’d...