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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (1): 197–215.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Henry Veggian © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Thomas Pynchon Against the Day Henry Veggian He [Orwell] was impatient with predictions of the inevitable, he remained confident in the ability of ordinary...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 187–198.
Published: 01 May 2010
... capitalism, and neoimperialism. By doing so, the frictive figurations that have come to articulate the contested cos- mopolitanism of the present moment will be made more explicit. Gilroy’s analysis of this new activism grows out of the attention he pays to George Orwell, whose cosmopolitanism...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (4): 57–75.
Published: 01 November 2017
...), a planetary condition now shared by all. Think of it, at the very least, as the democratic bomb, or, as George Orwell put it, “You and the Atom Bomb” (1968). Today, Operation Teapot, one among numerous series of nuclear tests conducted in Nevada by the United States government, can be watched...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (1): 215–225.
Published: 01 February 2007
.... George Orwell, in Nineteen Eighty-Four (1948), showed us how words can come to mean their opposites, but what we now call the “slipperiness” of words was recognized long before Orwell and Jacques Derrida. One of the most telling quotations ever made about peace comes from...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (4): 215–230.
Published: 01 November 2021
... of humankind. Khlebnikov's zaum’ (beyond understanding) is by no means senselessness but rather the search for the meaning beyond common sense or official doctrine. This is very much in the manner of George Orwell, who revealed the false nature of “newspeak” and showed that language itself exposes...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 267–269.
Published: 01 February 2004
.... Literature, Film, and Public Discourse in Twentieth-Century China. Palo Alto, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2003. Brannigan, John. Orwell to the Present: Literature in England, 1945–2000. Transi- tions. New York: Palgrave, 2003. Brogan, Jacqueline Vaught. The Violence Within/the Violence Without...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (4): 181–198.
Published: 01 November 2020
... in Exile to Accepting a Neoliberal Economy under Colonialism .” Jacobin , October 15 , 2014 . https://www.jacobinmag.com/2014/10/the-economies-of-palestinian-liberation/ . Orwell George . (1941) 1998 . “ The Lion and the Unicorn: Socialism and the English Genius .” In A Patriot After All...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (3): 79–105.
Published: 01 August 2018
... . The Origins of Indigenism: Human Rights and the Politics of Identity . Berkeley : University of California Press . Orwell George . (1946) 2014 . Animal Farm . London : CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform . Peters John Durham . 1997 . “ Seeing Bifocally: Media, Place, Culture...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (1): 77–98.
Published: 01 February 2006
... according to the medieval taxonomy. But even a modern allegory such as George Orwell’s 1984 or Camilo Jose Cela’s The Hive is likely to be seen this way: there is this idea, and that one, and that one, and so on. The average reader, schooled if at all on the traditional model or on a watered- down...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 163–173.
Published: 01 August 2002
..., engaged in multicultural dialogues, with currents flowing in all directions. In reality, globalization is not as global as it appears. Or, to paraphrase Orwell, it is far more global for some than for others—the majority. Even the Inter...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 83–135.
Published: 01 February 2013
.... Indeed, describing the nature of power and the way it is trending in the United States, Kahn reminds one of George Orwell’s image of the realist James Burnham, who took the force and fraud threatening liberal democracies to be the essence of power and the tide of history: “[he] sees the trend...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 113–137.
Published: 01 May 2014
... be a very good name to put as the intel- lectual historian. JJW: Sometimes we hear complaints about the demise of the public intel- lectual, but you have apt correctives about some of the intellectuals we revere, like Orwell. As you remark in one of your essays, Orwell was only a modestly known...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (3): 67–105.
Published: 01 August 2003
... lectures of 1795: mandate forth / Unto the mortal Ministers that wait / To do their bidding’’ (The Watchman, 180, emphasis added). 76. Coleridge’s analysis anticipates Orwell’s in ‘‘Politics and the English Language...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (1): 227–238.
Published: 01 February 2007
... against tyranny and the various forms of fascism between the two world wars, too. André Malraux and George Orwell took to arms to fight in Spain, where Federico García Lorca became a victim, just as Sul Chungsik in Korea, though he became the victim of his enemies and not of his...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (2): 217–228.
Published: 01 May 2009
... it—it is as hard to grasp as it is uncontroversial. As an epigraph to his blog, Andrew Sullivan cites George Orwell: “To see what is in front of one’s nose needs a constant struggle.” The fascists will not deny they value system above all in their political practice, because they know that how...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (2): 5–17.
Published: 01 May 2020
... the same period by George Orwell, for what eventually became cultural studies. Frank s An Economic Basis for Liberal Values ran as the lead in the Southern Review Summer 1941 issue. Frank elaborates ideas from Marx- ism: An Autopsy, a recent book by Henry Bamford Parkes, a British- born American...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (3): 55–91.
Published: 01 August 2014
... yokes them together, giving the appearance of compatibility or coherence. Orwell’s “newspeak” comes to mind. Obama accomplishes this yoking as well in his Nobel Prize accep- tance speech, “A Just and Lasting Peace.” In an exceptionally positive review of the speech in her syndicated column...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (3): 107–122.
Published: 01 August 2003
...- ments of science and their technological applications to society as forms of further ‘‘enslavement’’ (6) à la Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World or George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four. The other pole Graham designates ‘‘techno- 6943 boundar...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (4): 157–179.
Published: 01 November 2020
... to apply to foxes in Aesop, knights in Tasso, the nose and portrait in Gogol, the detective in Poe, the fallen woman in Hawthorne, Big Brother and Win- ston Smith in Orwell, the plague in Camus (392). Fletcher abides by this archaism, even though he is ready enough to psychologize the idea of the daemon...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (2): 99–124.
Published: 01 May 2009
... of the policies of the U.S. government, whose embargoes benefited Franco. 12. In addition to Hemingway, he names George Orwell and André Malraux as models. The proposal points to the “pictorial” and “essayistic” approaches he finds in the travel- ogues and novels of these three authors, the combination...