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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (2): 61–91.
Published: 01 May 2023
... Theodor W. Adorno's fear that the “administered world” that arose in the twentieth century might “strangle all spontaneity,” artists embraced chance, open‐endedness, and indeterminacy. In the process, experimental artists went beyond negating the rationalized postwar social order; their work also...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (4): 255–278.
Published: 01 November 2021
... : Vintage Books . Olson Charles . 1997 . Collected Prose . Edited by Allen Donald and Friedlander Benjamin . Berkeley : University of California Press . Perloff Marjorie . 1999 . The Poetics of Indeterminacy: Rimbaud to Cage . Evanston, IL : Northwestern University...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (1): 201–213.
Published: 01 February 2010
... Perloff’s focus on Ashbery’s “indeterminacy.” Perloff makes interesting claims for indeterminacy itself, whereas I view indeterminacy as a moment—a temporary suspension of meaning that allows the poem to become (determinately) about its own reading. See Marjorie Perloff, The Poetics of Indeterminacy...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (1): 53–70.
Published: 01 February 2005
... literary value.9 Hawthorne scholars who have pursued their work within the James- Matthiessen lineage have solidified his institutional standing through their extensive interpretive commentary on the art of indeterminacy through which Hawthorne undermined the dogmatic rigidities of Puritan...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (3): 1–35.
Published: 01 August 2000
... with the critique of positivism— a neo-Kantian phenomenology according to which indeterminacy is a domi- nant feature of any coincidental correlation of things as they are and things 31. Du Bois, ‘‘The Atlanta Conferences 56. 32. I want to thank Henry Krips for helping me in understanding this correlation...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 February 2003
... and the division between them breaks down. Much as the figure of awakening designates the time of a structuring indeterminacy that blurs the boundaries between sleeping and waking along with the putatively distinc- tive modes...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (2): 95–125.
Published: 01 May 2017
... in the experience and pre- sentation of revolution—one that both reflects and reflects on revolutionary struggle against the existing regime of representation, bringing out the pro- cessual character of political and aesthetic transformation in all its com- plexity and indeterminacy. 2...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 205–207.
Published: 01 August 2015
...- cal thought. He holds an MD from the University of Tokyo and a PhD from Stanford University for his dissertation “Indeterminacy and Immanent Dialectics” (2010). His primary interest has been the work of Nishida Kitarō and the circle of philosophers associated with the Kyoto School. He has...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (1): 35–65.
Published: 01 February 2008
... and (somewhat paradoxically) to the coldness and spiritual energy of musical production. One thing is certain: as wrong as Adorno is about the aesthetic complexity of jazz, he is right about the poetic indeterminacy (the difficulty, opacity, and sometimes incomprehensibility) of many classical...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 97–103.
Published: 01 August 2009
... consciousness, and carnal indeterminacy. The body as swarm, colony, program. A coherence more than object, emerging from vec- tors of attraction and repulsion.10 Procedural writing can initiate a system of feedback loops between constraint and the poem-in-process, a system...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (4): 107–112.
Published: 01 November 2021
... of hegemonic discourse (and social practice) keeps quilting and quilting. In the context of a post-political consensus—what Rancière calls la police— Bernstein's inauthentic handling of literary forms and genres, the poetry's constructed indeterminacy, his inventive free play at the border between...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (2): 195–210.
Published: 01 May 2023
... ongoing, uncommitted indeterminacy. This indeterminacy extends, predictably, to the problem of even defining cynicism. It is an ongoing complication about cynicism, as Henry James ( 1987 : 144) remarks, that one cannot easily be “sure of all it covers.” In a rehearsal of the infinite regression...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (3): 185–212.
Published: 01 August 2003
... the accomplishment of their projects’’ (IIS, 73). Here, the fundamental indeterminacy (and concur- rent unpredictability) of the future is a problem for praxis in the sense that it is a specifically practical problem, proper to practices...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (2): 241–256.
Published: 01 May 2017
... is to attend to “the dis- crete textual decisions and indecisions that escape our view when reading the published novel alone. The result is a living text whose protean forms underscore the necessary indeterminacy of the artistic process” (4). More specific to Ellison, this indeterminacy has as much...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 207–229.
Published: 01 February 2012
... analogous patterns of inevita- bility and indefinition (or essential indeterminacy) can be found here, and in which terms they should be expressed. It is also to examine how anthropo- logical differences overlap, how they presuppose each other, which means that they are never reducible to a single...
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boundary 2 (2024) 51 (2): 97–136.
Published: 01 May 2024
... the indeterminacy (see Perloff 1981 ) in the construction of poems. Indeterminacy is rooted in a modernist paradigm in which poetry is dealing with the code of language and codes of poetry. Tišma emphasized the influence of Italian anthology I Novissimi (1961), but also for him poetry of French symbolism...
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boundary 2 (2024) 51 (1): 95–106.
Published: 01 February 2024
... contemplate the other's interest? (Is this a formulation of Lacan's desire as the desire of the Other?) It is not just that knowledge and self-interest are dirempted and unreflected but that consciousness itself is more of a question mark, or indeterminacy, than a reliable structure for blackness. Self...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (1): 203–227.
Published: 01 February 2014
... replaces Mona’s original account. The result of this clash is a potential indeterminacy concerning not only Mona’s agency in her own ordeal but, more importantly, an indeterminacy concern- ing the credibility and reasonableness of the state’s preferred version as well: if Mona’s eminently believable...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (1): 23–34.
Published: 01 February 2008
... leveled. Yet in these camps, too, there were no Muselmänner, no survivors (or almost none), no grey zones, no indeterminacy. My impression is that for Agamben these differences, these statis- tics, stories of growth and decline, are all ultimately beside the point. He is not interested...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (1): 79–105.
Published: 01 February 2017
.... By turning trust and credit into objects of possible calculation, the (hyper)industrialists have participated in the liquidation of “belief as experi- ence of the indeterminacy of the future” (Stiegler 2011a: 16): “It is not a matter of opposing the capitalist process but, on the contrary, of enabling...