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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 105–125.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Silvia D. Spitta This essay frames an extended 2008 interview with Peter Schumann, founder and director of the Bread and Puppet Theater collective, through a discussion of how the sixties spread like wildfire across the world. The author rescues the sixties' understanding that liberation could only...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (3): 223–238.
Published: 01 August 2008
..., which imprisons both the young heroine, a novice spy, and the villain, a security police chief of the “puppet” regime. Their sentimental and romantic entanglement, not pronounced in the original Eileen Chang story, bears a distinct trait of Ang Lee's directorial style as an artistic articulation of this...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 231–232.
Published: 01 February 2012
...: Reading and Writing in Time. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2011. Gasché, Rodolphe. The Stelliferous Fold: Toward a Virtual Law of Literature’s Self- Formation. New York: Fordham University Press, 2011. Gross, Kenneth. Puppet: An Essay on Uncanny Life. Chicago: University of Chicago Press...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (4): 91–92.
Published: 01 November 2015
... intact. It chuckled its dislocated laugh, unwinding the curtains, writing through glass— which the proprietor read, one more yarn for his sock puppet head. ...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (4): 221–222.
Published: 01 November 2020
...- sia dell esistenza (2018), as well as the edited volume Ovid s Metamorphoses in Twentieth- Century Italian Literature (2018). Kenneth Gross s books include The Dream of the Moving Statue, Shakespeare s Noise, Shylock Is Shakespeare, and Puppet: An Essay on Uncanny Life, which was co- winner of the...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (3): 37–41.
Published: 01 August 2005
... Michaels and what he and his cronies represent in the profession to disappear, go the way of all flesh, as they say. By draining the remain- ing pathos from the figure of de Man in Waters’s scenario, and reducing him to a purely stylized puppet figure in our post-Lacanian allegory of reading, we would...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 February 2009
... Bread and Puppet Theater, a group that arose in the sixties and remains one of the few practi- tioners of explicitly political art, is among many essays that make clear that the period has not wholly ended. But we are entering the period—the forti- eth, fiftieth, and perhaps sixtieth anniversaries...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 63–77.
Published: 01 August 2015
... by Duke University Press 2015 crisis voice ideology emperor The Voice of Interpellation and Capitalist Crisis: Notes toward an Investigation of Postwar Japanese Ideology Ken C. Kawashima The puppet called “historical...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 13–30.
Published: 01 August 2002
... War museums are little puppet theaters. They feature huge black and white photographs with captions that identify the hero, his home city, his dates of birth and death. The eyeless, tortured, or dead men in these pictures are...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (3): 87–107.
Published: 01 August 2007
... socialist phase) in the twentieth wrote anticlerical Gothic historical romances. Anti-Catholic exposés masquerading as nonfiction but cast in Gothic fictional conven- tions—such as the Montreal prostitute Maria Monk’s lurid account called . In Victoria Nelson, The Secret Life of Puppets...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (4): 199–212.
Published: 01 November 2020
... man dare to say anything, though he is once heard referring to the Nazis as they. Haffner imagines them all as marionettes in the hands of a puppeteer, each one of us the Gestapo of the others (268). Expecting ideological brainwashing, they get physical training with weapons instead, and with...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 63–86.
Published: 01 May 2018
... presented with oriental imagery: the chess-­playing automaton consists of a chess table and a “puppet wear- ing Turkish attire,” equipped “with a hookah in its mouth.” As is well known, the winning of the game is ensured only with the help of a material “system of mirrors,” which “created the...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (2): 67–97.
Published: 01 May 2009
... as “a black-legged, dis- jointed puppet,” not unlike Dorotea’s “puppet-head” and the “decidedly female crash-test dummies” that populate her friend Damien’s apartment (PR, 3, 5). This seems to me to be an invocation of Pynchon’s dummies in V. (1963). For Pynchon’s “Frankenstein’s...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (2): 197–218.
Published: 01 May 2004
... annals of history, even though the last and arguably the most crucial stages of his research on the Anopheles were orchestrated by Mangala and her associates. But why the need for the puppet discoverer, Ross? Murugan hypothesizes that these folk medicine practitioners needed specific mutations of the...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (3): 1–20.
Published: 01 August 2005
... of Faustus—stayed with them, understanding about the ways the magic arts practiced by Faust survive in modern time in elite culture by two books: Victoria Nelson, The Secret Life of Puppets (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2001); and Simon During, Modern Enchantments: The Cultural...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (3): 189–212.
Published: 01 August 2008
... and political registers of those Others who . The work of Slavoj Žižek can be taken as a prominent example of this tendency. In The Fragile Absolute, or, Why Is the Christian Legacy Worth Fighting For? On Belief and “The Puppet and the Dwarf”: The Perverse Core of Christianity, Žižek presents...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 7–26.
Published: 01 February 2009
... border in the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk. Promoting himself to the position of marshall, he proved to be a failure as an elected leader and took power in a military coup. Oddly refusing to hold power directly, he preferred to pull the strings of a number of puppets who became...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (3): 159–178.
Published: 01 August 2014
... multicentric global cultural system still emerging out of Cold War stalemate, “The United States is no longer the puppeteer of a world system of images but is only one node of a com- plex transnational construction of imaginary landscapes.”10 Phenomena like Japanese Cool, the Korean Wave, the rise of...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (2): 49–70.
Published: 01 May 2020
...- how depossesses the subject, reducing her or him to a puppet- like level beyond dignity and freedom ( i ek 2009: 8). In producing citizens who perforce disavow white supremacist settler- colonial capitalism as the basis for US global dominance, the Cold War narrative frame put a two- tiered...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (3): 7–27.
Published: 01 August 2012
... between parents and children. Parents, for the first time in European history, don’t receive gifts from their children, but children get all the gifts they want from their parents. Young Wilhelm Meister is given a puppet theater, and this is the beginning of his career in the theater. You can...