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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (2): 109–127.
Published: 01 May 2002
...David Palumbo-Liu Duke University Press 2002 Multiculturalism Now: Civilization, National Identity, and Difference Before and After September 11th David Palumbo-Liu The events of September 11th and following have been shocking...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (3): 79–105.
Published: 01 August 2018
...P. Kerim Friedman For most of its postwar history, Taiwan’s government promoted a perception of the nation as a bastion of authentic Chinese culture. This changed in the 1990s, when Taiwan began to embrace its multicultural heritage, including the languages and cultures of the indigenous population...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (1): 91–126.
Published: 01 February 2010
... of contemporary New Asia was curated into “being” in Japanese, Australian, and Singapore museums. A key goal was the attempt to imagine a cosmopolitan-multicultural Asia able to transcend national boundaries, even as there was the awareness that the region's cultural diversity and history of political fractures...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (3): 149–172.
Published: 01 August 2018
... “traditional Chinese culture” and “Taiwanese multicultural reality.” Using the first Chinese Drama production, Inborn Pair , as an example, this essay argues that the aesthetic transaction narrates Chinese traditional culture in ways that appeal to the imperialist gaze while multicultural reality is presented...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 61–94.
Published: 01 February 2009
.... Martí developed the key concept of a multiracial and multicultural “our America” as a counterweight to the menace of U.S. hegemony in the region, on the one hand, and Latin American development schemes based on the imposition of European or North American models, on the other. While he did not himself...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (1): 107–141.
Published: 01 February 2016
..., producing an ecology of music and sound that reaffirms the term and, along with it, a multicultural account of diversity that takes the Western notion of culture as a viable concept for all peoples. This essay, rather, seeks to acknowledge a historical lineage of ethnomusicology and its relation...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (1): 49–63.
Published: 01 February 2021
... language and changes the language from which a work is translated. Translatability offers concepts, techniques, and tools for negotiating difference that are preferable to multiculturalism. Its practices of analytical guesswork, informed critique, careful listening to tone and resonance, and recognition...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (1): 23–55.
Published: 01 February 2010
... insights about language. While the jargon of authenticity bedevils identity politics and multiculturalism today, deconstruction dismantles both authenticity and sincerity through a deployment of metasincerity. The essay investigates the character of critique as it arose in the early debates around...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (1): 97–114.
Published: 01 February 2020
... postimperial discourses of tolerance and multiculturalism; on the other, they remain haunted, continually eroticized and differentiated from the “real” Europe. boundary 2 47:1 (2020) DOI 10.1215/01903659-7999520 © 2020 by Duke University Press A Specter Is Haunting Poland: Art, Absence, and the European Union...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 169–189.
Published: 01 August 2012
... faded from the public mind because he was an “integrationist in his very marrow and in these times of intense identity politics and multiculturalism that puts him outside the contemporary trendy mainstream.”4 In the four years leading up to Ellison’s death, the United States was also...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (1): 215–225.
Published: 01 February 2007
...? Are there any universal values we can claim, in this post- Enlightenment, postmodern era of multiculturalism and relativism—or has the very notion of the Enlightenment concept of universal human nature and culture been abandoned? President Bush may believe in it, but his endorse- ment is not very...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (1): 7–50.
Published: 01 February 2000
... and transnational—together with multiculturalism—have been spreading like any other commodity. In the process, it is being compart- mentalized, sheltered, sanitized, and made tame and safe by experts, as if globalization discourse...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (1): 177–195.
Published: 01 February 2008
... “United We Stand” purported to recover through this port- folio was that of a multiculture whose members were united through their collective participation in the newly declared Global War on Terror. This multicultural imaginary was intended to get the nation through the crisis that 9/11 had...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (1): 113–134.
Published: 01 February 2014
... European migration, exile, and multicultural coexistence. However, this conversation is limited to texts that tend to circulate only among cos- mopolitan intellectuals. It leaves out of consideration other, more low-­brow, commercial media products, for the most part television shows, that tar- get...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 47–73.
Published: 01 August 2012
... instigated changes are reinforced presently by pressures arising from the internationalization of the faculty and the stu- dent body. Indeed, the discourse on globalization melds together domestic and global multiculturalism in a catchall conception of diversity as a previ- ously nation-­based...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 187–198.
Published: 01 May 2010
... suggests that labor, work itself, is the primary bond that unites the multicultural crew of the Pequod, and that this solidarity transcends obligations to the owners of the ship and its captain, as well as their individual affiliations to ancestry, coun- try, or color. According to James...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (1): 197–216.
Published: 01 February 2000
... mistrust of multiculturalism, women’s studies, and other pro- gressive programs; 3. the job-market fiasco (caused by the glut of applicants and the conversion of tenure-track lines to adjunct lines...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (2): 199–208.
Published: 01 May 2009
... multiculturalism (electronically enhanced, globally multiplied versions of the U.S. “melting pot” and Canadian “mosaic East- ern Promises confronts us with a very different global village, one where histories of violence set the terms for any reckoning with who we are or who we wish to be inside globalized...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (2): 117–127.
Published: 01 May 2006
... for the world looks grim. But it is somewhat a relief for us to see that Huntington, who puts forward such a hypothetical paradigm, also finds that ‘‘a multicultural world is unavoidable although he still insists that ‘‘the requi- sites for cultural coexistence demand a search for what is common to most...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 1–17.
Published: 01 August 2015
.... This is something of a dilemma, and one that has encouraged a shift toward “global multiculturalism” in con- temporary radical thinking, which undermines basic premises that all along have informed radical criticism. Buck-­Morss’s discussion navigates through questions put forward by this dilemma...