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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (1): 177–195.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Donald E. Pease © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Immigrant Nation/Nativist State: Remembering Against an Archive of Forgetfulness Donald E. Pease A Forgetful Nation: On Immigration and Cultural Identity in the United...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (2): 1–20.
Published: 01 May 2007
...Jonathan Arac Duke University Press 2007 Babel and Vernacular in an Empire of Immigrants: Howells and the Languages of American Fiction Jonathan Arac Philological criticism is not just the same as close...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (2): 219–243.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Gil Z. Hochberg Duke University Press 2004 ‘‘Permanent Immigration Jacqueline Kahanoff, Ronit Matalon, and the Impetus of Levantinism Gil Z. Hochberg The Mediterranean is another way of writing history. —Michel Eckhard...
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boundary 2 (2024) 51 (2): 69–95.
Published: 01 May 2024
...Robert P. Marzec Abstract Critical work theorizing the nature of immigration imprisonment in relation to anthropogenically influenced ecological phenomena is in its infancy. Scholars have productively made sense of the modern carceral state's expansion by locating it within the framework of race...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 159–182.
Published: 01 August 2009
... of the '90s has to say about globalization and indigenous and immigrant rights through its insistent turn against standard English. And it concludes by looking briefly beyond the '90s at the rise of lyric and plain speech poetries after the U.S. 9/11, which in turn are contested by the turn to appropriation...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (2): 53–79.
Published: 01 May 2013
... for expanding the realist novel’s scope? Do immigrant novels? And could the realist novel still learn from the genres against which it typically defines itself? Can it learn from science fiction novels, which, after all, have an easier time than most talking about planets? © 2013 by Duke University Press...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (3): 203–218.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Daniel T. O’Hara A critical appreciation of Middle C , by William H. Gass, this review essay focuses on the self-reflective ironies of what is likely to be the celebrated author’s last novel, capping a long metafictional career. A story about an immigrant family of fakes, whose scion cons his way...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (2): 113–144.
Published: 01 May 2013
... simulation game, and the transmedia game) and tackles a different topic (poverty and homelessness in the United States, underdevelopment of the Third World, and immigration struggles in Europe). Despite these differences, they all actively challenge the victory-oriented nature of gamification while...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (1): 153–194.
Published: 01 February 2001
... realignments of the post–civil rights era. These recent shifts have enabled the reconstitu- tion of white privilege as color-blind meritocracy through the consent of new immigrant groups and model minorities, and have legitimized the retrench- ment of civil rights gains in the name of the new global...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (2): 55–66.
Published: 01 May 2009
... things have changed since this novel was published, yet the work seems still recognizably of our time. Indeed, some of its concerns loom far larger now in public consciousness than they did in 1995, for this novel crucially concerns immigrants in the life of the United States...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (4): 157–180.
Published: 01 November 2019
... the Commons: Myung Mi Kim’s Ideal Subject .” In American Poets in the 21st Century: The New Poetics , edited by Rankine Claudia Sewell Lisa , 252 – 66 . Middletown, CT : Wesleyan University Press . Lowe Lisa . 1996 . Immigrant Acts: On Asian American Cultural Politics . Durham, NC...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (1): 17–23.
Published: 01 February 2007
... Finkielkraut, Jack Reid, and numerous other worthies of the political, intellectual, and media establishments in Europe and America, then let me spell it out for you once and for all: Europeans born into second- and third-generation immigrant families with origins in such countries as Pakistan...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (1): 105–135.
Published: 01 February 2023
.... Given that there aren't enough women for all the men, only the fittest will reproduce: “it was how the species achieved its destiny” (225). In a parodic inversion of white supremacist discourse, demographic engineering by way of immigration saves Europe from ageing out of existence. In the words...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (4): 83–84.
Published: 01 November 2021
... for the first time. Copyright © Charles Bernstein 2021 Li Zhimin American poetry immigration New World poetics American poetry is always in search of itself. Our newness is not for the sake of novelty but out of necessity , “new yet unapproachable,” to adapt a phrase from Ralph Waldo Emerson...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 147–178.
Published: 01 February 2004
... 2004 by Duke University Press. 148 boundary 2 / Spring 2004 the conventional wisdom, the Irish were—or had become—largely immune to the socialist currents that took root among other immigrant groups and even among segments of the native-born workforce.2 Thus, in Great Britain...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (1): 13–67.
Published: 01 February 2023
...-trump/2017/08/19/ . Bandar Brenda . 2018 . Colonial Lives of Property: Law, Land, and Racial Regimes of Ownership . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Bauman Zygmunt . 2017 . Retrotopia . Cambridge : Polity . Behdad Ali . 2005 . A Forgetful Nation: On Immigration...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 181–200.
Published: 01 February 2018
.... McGlynn / Two Post-Boom Irish Novels 183 a term I use to refer to imaginative projections of the United States—as central to Ireland’s economic development, racial dynamics, and place in global culture. Each narrative centers on the experiences and descendants of an Irish immigrant to the United...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (1): 137–164.
Published: 01 February 2023
... of fifty-three worshippers in two mosques all the way across the world in Christchurch, New Zealand (Tarrant 2019 ). By the same logic, it now seems entirely predictable that over the ensuing years, punctuated by an ongoing pandemic and accompanied by unrelenting demonization of immigrants...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 245–262.
Published: 01 February 2013
... is used) against countries where many Muslims lived. “The debate over secularism and the public affirmation of religion, often transposed onto anxieties about immigration,” Ranu Samantrai writes, “has become indis- tinct from talk of the threatening nature of minority religious affiliations...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (2): 109–127.
Published: 01 May 2002
... theoretically anyone could subscribe: Hence, immigrants could adopt that ethos if they did so in good faith and in so doing become Americans. But this required first separating out the irredeemably foreign from the do- mestic. After the war, there was a persistence of such interests in defining...