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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 7–26.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Wlad Godzich Since the three partitions it suffered in the eighteenth century, Poland has been eccentric to the main currents of European history, sometimes lagging behind them, sometimes anticipating them. In March 1968, Polish students and intellectuals anticipated their European and American...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (1): 97–114.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Shir Alon This essay assesses a series of art projects, festivals, and institutional spaces acknowledging Poland’s Jewish past that appeared in Poland during its first decade of EU membership. Identifying a recurring practice of making absence present and tangible, or more broadly a concern...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 February 2014
... one. The only constant was that what the French call “la pensée unique” was as “unique” under the economic as it had been under the political. The power of this hegemony was plainly articulated by Lech Wałęsa during his successful campaign for the presidency of Poland: as a simple union...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (1): 165–193.
Published: 01 February 2022
... of its existence, the association's history is inextricable from that of Ivens's 1949 omnibus The First Years ( Pierwsze lata ), about the East European “new democracies” of Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, Poland, and Yugoslavia—a film whose history this essay also narrates. Both projects, I argue, were...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 February 2009
.... This problem of period identity is registered most forcefully in Wlad Godzich’s essay, for the question of Poland puts us squarely within the historical prob- lem of synchronicity. Where and when is Poland? The uprising of 1968 was, in addition to its political eventfulness, an act of historical sense...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (1): 31–50.
Published: 01 February 2014
...,­ I discov- ered some currents of Polish poetry that appeared in the new Poland, after the changes. I saw that there was a new development among young Polish poets, who were called O’Harists. I had to find out who this O’Hara was. I started reading his poetry in Polish translations because...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (1): 135–152.
Published: 01 February 2014
... Slovenskem: včeraj, danes, jutri (Ljubljana: Družina, 2006). Trencsényi / The Kulturkampf of the Early 2000s in East Central Europe 141 no doubt furnished by Poland, where the harsh criticism of the transition of the 1990s was mounted well before 2000. Already in the late 1990s, this critical...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (4): 75–96.
Published: 01 November 2023
... Joris a vital precedent for translating Celan into an American poetic idiolect—one that draws from Stein, Zukofsky, and Dada as much as from ancient oral and ritual sources. After translating contemporary anti-fascist German poetry, Rothenberg would go on to produce Poland/1931 , Khurbn...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (2): 257–258.
Published: 01 May 2017
... in Criticism. S. D. Chrostowska teaches humanities and social and political thought at York Uni- versity, and is the author of Matches: A Light Book (2015), Permission (2013), and Literature on Trial: The Emergence of Critical Discourse in Germany, Poland, and Russia, 1700–1800 (2012), as well...
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boundary 2 (2021) 48 (4): 184–214.
Published: 01 November 2021
... to Hannah Weiner, as well, and would certainly figure into Weiner's notion of an “Underground silent subculture” and her vision of hidden astral teachers as landless Levite technicians. 16 It's Rothenberg's Poland/1931 , and later Triptych— which Bernstein writes the preface to—that blows the doors...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (1): 233–235.
Published: 01 February 2014
...] and The Devil Is in the Cheese [2006 Together with Polish writer Andrzej Stasiuk, he pub- lished My Europe (2000 and 2001). Andrukhovych’s books are translated and pub- lished in Poland, Germany, Canada, USA, Hungary, Finland, Russia, Serbia, Italy, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, France, Czech Republic...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 183–210.
Published: 01 February 2009
... workers’ movements in Poland and Hungary, are now commonly seen as harbingers of 1989/1990. Yet it was once fairly common to view the Prague Spring as a revolutionary moment within socialism. Georg Lukács wrote Demokratisierung Heute und Morgen (translated as The Process of Democratization...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (1): 23–34.
Published: 01 February 2008
... of the concentration camp administration—run secretly in occupied Poland in 1942–43, called Operation Reinhard. Poland had the largest Jewish popu- . See Peter Black’s review of Jan Erik Schulte, Zwangsarbeit und Vernichtung: Das Wirt- schaftsimperium der SS; Oswald Pohl und das SS-Wirtschafts...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (1): 113–134.
Published: 01 February 2014
...). 8. Wolff, Inventing Eastern Europe. 9. Janusz Korek, “Central and Eastern Europe from a Postcolonial Perspective,” in From Sovietology to Postcoloniality: Poland and Ukraine from a Postcolonial Perspective, Södertörn Academic Studies, vol. 32, ed. Janusz Korek (Huddinge, Sweden: Södertörns...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (1): 203–227.
Published: 01 February 2014
... by the journalist-author-­ ­participant Witkowski himself,15 Lovetown documents the survival (or is it the vanishing?) of a queer community in Wrocław, a city in southwestern Poland. A preoccupation with the passage of time and the search for an adequate language are as central to the novel as the fate...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (1): 51–77.
Published: 01 February 2014
... European countries and their populations two decades ago. Of course, at the same time, substantial differences in the presence and import of art existed: while Poland of the eighties, with its Jaruzelski dictatorship, found little use for art, Hungary, in the seventies and eighties, possessed...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (2): 39–62.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., as if those countries were some sort of paradise. As to the fate of oppressed peoples with no one to turn to, such as the populace of India and Poland, they simply ridicule their fall with icy, contemptuous words. Of course, our own land of China has long chafed under oppression at the hands...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 203–228.
Published: 01 May 2001
... for contemporary imagination. When we say ‘‘Auschwitz we do not mean the concentration camp in occupied Poland, or we do not mean merely that; we also refer to the vast network of bureau- cracy, regional and personal politics, personal and impersonal betrayals and hatreds, German nationalist and racist...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (4): 61–73.
Published: 01 November 2023
... to Poland with his parents in 1940, shipped to Auschwitz in 1944. His mother murdered, he and his father surviving. My grandfather staying in Germany, my father coming alone to the United States. But I wanted more than facts and asking for more took all the courage I had. It required courage of my father...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (2): 67–123.
Published: 01 May 2011
... of unification, but what is being referred to here are the states like India and Poland from which the fiction translated in Stories from Abroad emanated, as well as to the period from which they sprung. The term zhoudu means “to read,” yet Lu Xun’s use of the archaic character zhou calls to mind...