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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (1): 103–132.
Published: 01 February 2019
... . Holmes Kwame . 2017 . “ Necrocapitalism; or the Value of Black Death .” Bully Bloggers (blog) . July 24 , 2017 . https://bullybloggers.wordpress.com/2017/07/24/necrocapitalism-or-the-value-of-black-death-by-kwame-holmes/ . Hungerford Amy . 2017 . “ Why the Yale Hunger Strike...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 59–90.
Published: 01 February 2018
... Ernie O’Malley (1898–1957) Hunger striking reversed the use of famine as a weapon against a community by reenacting it on behalf of the community. The unofficial armies—since the Whiteboys in the eighteenth century—identified them- selves by their version of a uniform; so too all...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 87–111.
Published: 01 February 2012
..., especially from Europeans who rebuked the system of Arab dictatorship, in uncovering the hidden facts about the corruption of Ben Ali’s system. The regime, for its part, responded by trying to severely restrict their activities, 11. Radhia Nasraoui is a human rights lawyer who went on a hunger strike...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 179–205.
Published: 01 February 2004
... in the campaign for political status for prisoners that precipitated the Hunger Strikes of 1980 and 1981. The origins of northern violence were assigned to within the northern nationalist minority and their false historical conscious- ness. Revisionism thereby tacitly exonerated both the British state and its...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 147–178.
Published: 01 February 2004
..., the republican lord mayor of Cork, who two weeks earlier had begun a hun- ger strike to protest his arrest by British authorities.55 Although the drama of MacSwiney’s hunger strike was unsurpassed, Mannix played an even more direct role in triggering the Irish Patriotic Strike. A former president of Ire...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (4): 199–212.
Published: 01 November 2020
... / November 2020 out, walked it immediately to the mailbox, and came home. He had hardly sat down at his desk again when he jumped up and began to vomit convul- sively. For two or three days he was unable to eat or keep down any food. It was the beginning of a hunger strike by his body, which killed him...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (4): 227–236.
Published: 01 November 2023
... “proudest achievement” (208); he wrote letters and poetry, organized hunger strikes and chess tournaments, and helped other prisoners in all ways possible. He also studied law, and eventually filed his own lawsuits, making the courts to review his case. Indicted by an all-white grand jury, Woodfox had...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (1): 57–90.
Published: 01 February 2010
... they perceive as the wickedness of an oppressive capitalism (“the big Similarly, a kindred invocation of the power of “the small” occurred on May 13, 1989, at Tiananmen, when student demonstrators staged a hunger strike in protest against the Party-state’s refusal to talk to the student...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (2): 315–328.
Published: 01 May 2022
... journal The Crane Bag , with which he was associated in the 1980s, that the Easter Rising or the hunger strikes were motivated and driven by mythic thinking rather than rational tactics forged in an analysis of modern formations, from urban warfare to penal architecture. The history of ideas risks...
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boundary 2 (2024) 51 (2): 165–193.
Published: 01 May 2024
..., its metatextual aptness becomes striking. I would argue that the allusion offers an unexpected metacommentary on the relationship between Auerbach's preoccupation with figurality and Mimesis 's themes of hunger and of gore. At the point of Mimesis 's engagement with the birth of figurae...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 113–135.
Published: 01 February 2012
... chaos of both public and private sector institutions necessitates that it not be deliberately exacer- bated in this way. An example of which is the UGTT workers involved in the strike against TunisAir.⁶ What we are observing in Tunisia now is the people demanding everything they were denied...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 217–225.
Published: 01 May 2010
... the novelist has long plotted—from The Crying of Lot 49 (1966), with its hyperhermeneutic quest for systems decoding, to Vineland (1990) (“para- noia strikes deep,” warned Buffalo Springfield)—the hopes and fears for AmericaBecomingEmpire or (against all historical odds) something glob- ally different...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 207–241.
Published: 01 February 2004
... industrial revolution, its global preeminence 14. Terry Eagleton, Heathcliff and the Great Hunger: Studies in Irish Culture (London and New York: Verso, 1995), 277. 15. Eagleton, Heathcliff and the Great Hunger, 299. 16. See Gillian McIntosh, The Force of Culture: Unionist Identities in Twentieth...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (3): 79–89.
Published: 01 August 2010
.... In so doing, he empowers with dynamic potential the literal meaning of philologia as love of words as well as love of meaning. Further- more, Budé seizes the opportunity of fostering the creation of a philologo- rum natio (a nation of philologists). Parts of De Philologia still strike a chord...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (1): 85–108.
Published: 01 February 2008
... by Edgar Wright (Big Talk Productions, 2004); 28 Days Later, directed by Danny Boyle (British Film Council, 2002); Dawn of the Dead, 2004 Remake, directed by Zack Snyder (Strike Entertainment, 2004); Land of the Dead, directed by George A. Romero (Atmosphere Entertainment, 2005); and the Resi...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 49–71.
Published: 01 February 2004
... for Maturin to adopt this pseudonym in an era when approximately half the novels in any given year were pub- lished anonymously. In choosing such a determinedly Irish Catholic name, Maturin is striking a pose and marking out the terrain of perversity and self- division that he was to make particularly his...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (3): 215–251.
Published: 01 August 2021
... , no. 4 : 557 – 81 . Labrador Méndez Germán . 2014 . “ The Cannibal Wave: The Cultural Logic of Spain's Temporality of Crisis (Revolution, Biopolitics, Hunger and Memory) .” Journal of Spanish Cultural Studies 15 , nos. 1–2 : 241 – 71 . Labrador Méndez Germán . 2016 . “ Lo que...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 133–158.
Published: 01 August 2009
... Danton and, second, a sixteenth- century skeptical philosopher. Their sound-byte teachings? Danton: Power deforms and dictates grammar (for instance, which tenses can be used with a given verb). Montaigne: By being good grammarians, one can strike back, resolving confusions and averting the spats...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 201–229.
Published: 01 February 2018
... Northern Irish poetry extends the reflection on consumption found in Muldoon’s Quoof (1983) and Medbh McGuckian’s The Flower Mas- ter (1982), two collections that emerge while a British government inspired by free-mar­ ket Reaganomics responds to the hunger strikes of Republican prisoners. Indebted...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (2): 177–198.
Published: 01 May 2009
..., and naked aggression that fuels a “hunger for war.”12 In “The Work of Art in the Age of Its Technological Reproducibility,” Walter Benjamin similarly grapples with the destructive dimensions of mechanical reproduction. Benjamin opens with art, but closes with war, his argument reaching...