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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (3): 61–83.
Published: 01 August 2020
... his novels are written as much as the landscape being traversed by his narrator. It is metaphorical, in the sense that Sebald explores a set of imaginary spaces nested within each other: those occupied by his characters, who inhabit several worlds simultaneously, and that allocated to the narrative...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (3): 165–168.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Nissim Calderon; Shir Alon W. G. Sebald is one of the most original and significant authors of the twentieth century, but these credentials only make The Rings of Saturn that much more disappointing. In his other novels, Sebald’s drift between landscapes and encyclopedic fragments emerged out...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (3): 55–86.
Published: 01 August 2021
... of “ideology” and “culture” within it. Since 2008, we find two different approaches to this same Gramscian issue: one that peddles a political theory of discursive rearrangement of a semi-emptied and adjustable social landscape; and a second one that embraces a movementist, horizontal, and anti-state...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (3): 169–190.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Katryn Evinson This essay revises post-15M movement political party landscape, emphasizing the intentional yet unusual use of the present within the New Left's organizing grammar. Against sectors of the traditional Left, who see presentism as a product of neoliberalism, I claim that in the post-15M...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (3): 223–238.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Leo Ou-fan Lee This essay aims to gauge the different receptions of Ang Lee's recent film Lust, Caution between American and Chinese publics and across a cultural landscape of the pan-Chinese regions of Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. It also brings a contextual and historical dimension...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 63–76.
Published: 01 August 2009
... the assertions of Lin's works against his multigeneric poetry's effects, the essay tests their seeming complicity with a late-capitalist ambience that Rem Koolhaas has identified as “Junkspace”: seamless and stupefying coagulation of the disjointed landscape left over by modernization. Lin's boring or “relaxing...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (1): 1–42.
Published: 01 February 2020
... Duke University Press 2020 exceptionalism François Jullien China landscape nude References Agamben Giorgio . 1998 . Homo Sacer: Sovereign Power and Bare Life . Translated by Heller-Roazen Daniel . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press . Agamben Giorgio...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (2): 161–180.
Published: 01 May 2012
... boundary 2 / Summer 2012 a Turkic language with the Azeri intellectual Mirza Fatali Akhundov and writ- ing about the landscape and inhabitants of the Caucasus, Lermontov con- tributed to a discourse of Russian Orientalism His interest in Turkic Mus- lim culture and the figure of the Circassian hero...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (3): 63–97.
Published: 01 August 2008
.... With Adachi’s physical return to Japan, we have not the recalling of an exhausted, reified spiritual essence but rather one that fully embodies the promise and fresh spiritual energy of an earlier generation and its time and commitment to transforming the political and cultural landscape on a global...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 243–265.
Published: 01 February 2004
...-operative. During this period, she completed Like Dawn to Dust (1983), Rothach (1985), and Images/Ireland (1988), which explore represen- tations of the Irish landscape in greater complexity. Dick’s work parallels that of her Irish contemporaries, Joe Comer- ford, Thaddeus O’Sullivan, Bob Quinn...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (3): 99–128.
Published: 01 August 2017
... and nature so often imputed to romanticism. If Wordsworth famously claimed in the “Preface to the Lyrical Ballads” to have “look[ed] steadily at [his] subject” (Wordsworth 2000: 600), I will argue that this steadiness is equally assumed to be inherent to the threateningly blank landscapes and objects...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (2): 21–44.
Published: 01 May 2000
..., and Europeanization. American and multinational capital have altered the physical and social landscape of the Republic of Ireland, and the older generation, the church, technology, and traditional familial structures have confronted...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 149–157.
Published: 01 August 2002
..., in the darkness of a blacked out city where so many destinies were debated in anguish. The feelings of loss, nos- talgia, even of uprooting were also shared by those of us who remained behind as we became aware how the landscape...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 February 2014
... knowledge. The Polish writer Andrzej Stasiuk, writing in a book significantly entitled (in translation) Sarmatian Landscapes: Voices from Lithuania, Bela- rus, Ukraine, Germany and Poland, remarks on the proliferation of a wide- spread phenomenon throughout the region, and particularly close...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (2): 129–156.
Published: 01 May 2002
...) and gradually eases his dread by spending decades setting up a series of enclosures that slowly cover the landscape. It is not only Crusoe who fears uncultivated land and achieves order by enclosing it; Daniel Defoe himself was a great believer in the power of enclosures to establish a radically new...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 183–202.
Published: 01 August 2009
... and theoretical landscape. Reading poetry magazines, blogs, and reviews, one feels Stevens is everywhere but also nowhere. Modernist claims about locality, in for instance poems like “Description with- out Place” and “An Ordinary Evening in New Haven,” make an act much harder to follow than, say...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (3): 133–163.
Published: 01 August 2020
...: Reality and the Individual Patience (After Sebald) begins with a brightly colored map of the world populated by little purple markers (Figure 1). Through staccato enlargements of the lower eastern corner of Great Britain, the East Anglian landscape reveals more and more of itself. However...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 13–30.
Published: 01 August 2002
... hands, without using his feet. When he reaches the top, he jumps up and down triumphantly, as if his ‘‘heroic feat’’ could never be repeated. These rocks make the landscape more beautiful. They make it harsh, and when...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (1): 143–168.
Published: 01 February 2003
..., a comparison with landscape is clearly stated, h]ere [in ‘‘Friedensfeier a landscape is in no place indi- cated’’ (HS, 15). Szondi then cites the countercommentary by Beda Alleman at which Beissner has taken aim, which includes...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (4): 139–149.
Published: 01 November 2021
... provisions (in our modern repertoire) but with this crucial difference: the ritualized poetic motif, the essentialized landscape, the still life more or less abstract, were not at the rendezvous, which on the contrary erupted into the violence of a brutal reality (prisons, camps, barracks, asylums), a locked...