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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 3. Mural on the facade of the Dinshiwai Museum, photograph by the author. Reproduced courtesy of the Sector of Fine Arts, Ministry of Culture, Egypt. Figure 3. Mural on the facade of the Dinshiwai Museum, photograph by the author. Reproduced courtesy of the Sector of Fine Arts, Ministry More
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 4. Statue in Dinshiwai Museum depicting the wife and son of one of the men sentenced to death. Artist: Muhammad al-Sayyid. Photograph by the author. Reproduced courtesy of the Sector of Fine Arts, Ministry of Culture, Egypt. Figure 4. Statue in Dinshiwai Museum depicting the wife More
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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 (2014) 41 (3): 203–218.
Published: 01 August 2014
... into a professorship of music at a small midwestern college and, despite his fears, poor personal relationships, and morbid obsession with lurid exhibits (reports and pictures) for his attic “Inhumanity Museum,” ends up escaping discovery, the loss of his job, and public censure. In the biggest irony of all, perhaps...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (3): 85–101.
Published: 01 August 2020
... the bookstores, museums, and libraries play? Finally, what is the question that Sebald’s Austerlitz is supposed to answer? To answer these questions, a historically problematized rereading of the text is necessary. In terms of the History of Ideas, these questions recall Walter Benjamin’s interpretation...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (2): 7–39.
Published: 01 May 2021
... back to the metropolitan cities—London and Liverpool—where he had previously resided. Cavafy remained firmly oriented toward the West, and his Anglophilic cosmopolitanism is inextricably linked to commerce and culture as they intersect with his family history. The museum ethos that later defines his...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (2): 151–167.
Published: 01 May 2005
.... Cultural Revolution as Culture Industry In 1986, the famous Chinese author and critic Ba Jin called for a Cul- tural Revolution museum to be built along the lines of the Holocaust Memo- rial Museum in Washington, D.C. History, he argued, must never be allowed to repeat itself, and a museum...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 143–155.
Published: 01 August 2015
... this photograph, along with several others, in the next issue of a popular weekly magazine.7 A controversy erupted that would trouble Okamoto for the remainder of his life, one that continues to resonate in Okinawa today. At a retrospec- tive of his work held at the Okinawa Prefectural Museum in 2011...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (2): 59–72.
Published: 01 May 2016
... are often left unrealized. A book that’s being written or a painting that is being painted or a museum that is being founded or an encyclopedia that’s being written (as in Silent House): in my books these projects are never finished. So someone else comes to research why they aren’t being finished...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 13–30.
Published: 01 August 2002
...). The difference is that valley roads are paved. A mountain road connects with two or three valley roads. One, in general, goes straight ahead and leads to some town or museum; another runs back- ward...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (4): 71–125.
Published: 01 November 2016
... regaled his followers with animated descriptions of its virtues. Responses such as these demonstrate that, after decades of labor- Books Reviewed: Alex Danchev, The Letters of Paul Cézanne (Los Angeles: Getty Museum, 2013), and Cézanne: A Life (London: Profile Books, 2013); hereafter cited...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 25–47.
Published: 01 August 2009
... neither to topographical landscape features like the Earthworks artists, nor to white museum cubes like artists involved in Institutional Critique, Dion, Green and other recent artists have been understood by critics like Miwon Kwon and James Meyer as engaging, instead, the “discursive...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (2): 161–176.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Victor Segalen, Michel Leiris, and Aimé Césaire through the genre of travel writings and in terms of poetics, where surrealism approaches fantasy. Part 3, titled “Collections,” deals mostly with museums, which represent a different genre of cultural objectification. In content, its crosses...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (1): 115–143.
Published: 01 February 2020
... remains to be seen? Buildings, such as the main hall in the town square prominently dated to MDCCCXXXIX; objects, such as products glimpsed through store win- dows or the antique toys, pitchers, and goblets collected in museum vit- rines; entrances, such as walls, doorways, arches, berms. These physical...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (3): 61–78.
Published: 01 August 2018
... of Place: Contesting New Urbanism in Postauthoritarian Taiwan .” In Social Movements and the Production of Knowledge: Body, Practice, and Society in East Asia , edited by Hirai Kyonosuke , 63 – 78 . Osaka : National Museum of Ethnology . Chun Allen . 1994 . “ From Nationalism...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (2): 41–57.
Published: 01 May 2021
... as marked by the coexistence of racially and culturally divergent populations. It is not always easy to determine whether Mahaffy inscribes the British Empire's cosmopolitan present on Hellenistic Egypt or vice versa. But this transposition is quite literal, as in his text “the Museum in Alexandria...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (4): 1–4.
Published: 01 November 2015
... was scheduled to present a panel performance titled Coon Songs, Kitsch, and Conceptual Writing. The Frye Art Museum had agreed to host the event but canceled after one of the participants, who is white, posted an announcement on her Facebook page that included a real historical advertisement...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 137–153.
Published: 01 February 2013
... otherwise. Hence Cattelan’s commitment to overt proliferation of undisguised simulacra, resin wax, or taxidermic reproductions of iconic living being. The artist’s 2011 retrospective at the Guggenheim Museum in New York, with which he announced his retirement from the art world, brought forth...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 235–240.
Published: 01 August 2009
... Hocking River, 162 feelings, 37 Hopper, Dennis, 58 Ferlinghetti, Lawrence, 8 flea market, 69 I “Flora Gill Jacobs, 87; Dies, 104; ice cap, 41 Opened Dollhouse Museum,” idyll, 13 23 Iraq, 5 fluorescent, 49 Fly Fisherman, 13...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (1): 75–90.
Published: 01 February 2001
... for the opening of meaning. The gaze is not meaning, not a phenome- non, but a fictitious focal point that attracts, collects, or moves meanings. How is meaning gathered around me when I am thus in the picture, under the gaze? llll Different collections: the museum, which is perhaps...