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boundary 2 (1 February 2003) 30 (1): 199–212.
Published: 01 February 2003
...Lindsay Waters Lindsay Waters 2003 y 2 / 30:1 / sheet 203 of 224 6808 boundar Come Softly, Darling, Hear What I Say: Listening in a State of Distraction—A Tribute to the Work of Walter Benjamin, Elvis Presley...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2017) 44 (1): 5–18.
Published: 01 February 2017
.... This new machinic turn of sensibility—which is no longer analog but digital—leads to a renaissance of the figure of the amateur, that is to say, to a reconstitution of libidinal energy which, after being systematically canalized and rerouted by consumerist organization, ends up putting in place an...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2009) 36 (3): 159–182.
Published: 01 August 2009
... blatantly turn away from standard English in order to say something about English. This article argues that literature in English in the '90s is distinctive for the number of works that turn away from standard English by including other languages and/or are written mainly in the pidgins or creoles that...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2015) 42 (1): 67–85.
Published: 01 February 2015
... present Spanos’s seminal work as a polemos . Indeed, more than the production of a corpus of historical or sociological knowledge, what defines his work is his radical confrontation with facticity, that is to say, with the quotidian determinations of being as historical agency. Polemos is a term crucial...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2016) 43 (3): 1–26.
Published: 01 August 2016
... practice and an important concept-metaphor in Marx's and Lenin's writings. If their writings may all too conveniently be construed as prophecies that lost their historical force in mistranslation (among other misfortunes), we might say that our obligation today is to translate Marx and Lenin more...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2016) 43 (3): 133–157.
Published: 01 August 2016
... better way—that there could be nobody but the people of the camp to conceive Lenin. Only when “born to them,” Lenin could grow into the particular militancy and need of the camps to say the world in a totally new—the only appropriate—code. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 camp translation...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2017) 44 (4): 179–194.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Gil Hochberg; Shir Alon Santiago Slabodsky's Decolonial Judaism: Triumphal Failures of Barbaric Thinking returns to a history of Jewish persecution, but unlike other attempts to trace the tradition of the Jewish “conscious pariah,” it does not aim to identify an “essence” of Judaism (say, “exilic...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2008) 35 (3): 213–221.
Published: 01 August 2008
... somehow naïve optimism regarding the capacity of literary texts to refer to an outside world as it is implicitly carried and sometimes professed by “cultural studies.” In this situation, the concept of Stimmung (most frequently illustrated by metaphors of being wrapped into, say, weather, or the sound of...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2009) 36 (2): 217–228.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Lindsay Waters Although Westerners are apt to say, without much on-the-ground knowledge of China, that China's population is irredeemably conformist, in fact both Chinese and American societies have a strong inclination to conformism, which is why great American thinkers have, again and again...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2010) 37 (3): 29–56.
Published: 01 August 2010
... is to say, to teaching all the world's languages and literatures) under the Malthusian market conditions that govern an enrollment-driven modern education. While there may be no ready solutions to the problems posed by the planetary imperative, one place to look for them is in the substantive...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2010) 37 (3): 69–77.
Published: 01 August 2010
...M. A. R. Habib One of the central concerns of Islamic scholars today is the need to engage in a rereading of the various “texts” that form the core of Islamic doctrine and practice: the Qur'an; the Sunna, or example of the prophet Muhammad; the hadith , or sayings of the prophet; the tradition of...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2013) 40 (2): 53–79.
Published: 01 May 2013
... order to ask which features of the realist novel we could imagine repurposing to planetary ends. Is it really all that hard to conceive, say, of a multiplot Mansfield Park —an Austen novel reunited with its twelve mislaid Caribbean chapters? What are the various ways in which regional and national...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2017) 44 (2): 241–256.
Published: 01 May 2017
... secretly collecting metadata on private citizens. The essay asks what Bradley's book and Ellison's fiction have to say about the role of the critic and literature when faced with the undemocratic forces of technology and progress. Book Reviewed: Bradley Adam , Ralph Ellison in Progress: From...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2015) 42 (4): 8.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Claudia Rankine © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 8 boundary 2 / November 2015 Claudia Rankine Getting ready to step off the plane, you are surprised when he steps up and says thank you. Because this is now a performance, you respond, you are welcome. Then he is following you off...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2015) 42 (4): 111–115.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Keep hope alive. Not all of us make it out. 114 boundary 2 / November 2015 Ars Poetica    say famine. say gorge/say gag/say grace(less). say   hunger as condition  of no. say no, unconditionally. say i am. say i was. say i without blood  in the mouth. say mouth & sound like...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2014) 41 (2): 197–212.
Published: 01 May 2014
... war. Heidegger rejected both labels. Instead, as Haugeland rightly says, “The declared, official aim of Being and Time is to reawaken the question of the sense of being” (221), that is, the question of what it means for anything at all to be—not just human beings but hammers and nails...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2017) 44 (2): 1–13.
Published: 01 May 2017
... given to them by the countries in which they live. And whether or not they are actually and basically no different from Somalis in the home country. To put it bluntly, Somalis in Somalia are suicidal, fratricidal, and murderous. Gossipy. No one seems to have anything, any kind words, to say...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2001) 28 (1): 19–73.
Published: 01 February 2001
..., but also to construct it later, it is nec- essary to start from the practical considerations [informing such an enter- prise]. That is to say, where do I situate this author, this thought, this text? Where do I put him in relation to his surrounding practical structures? Aris- totle’s slave ethics...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2015) 42 (4): 118–120.
Published: 01 November 2015
... getting soft a ghost has seized the woman’s animal double. a lumbering capybara wedged in between limp roots overturned. as indigenized iphones disinte- grate before the viscosity of this ghost, its fume and coalescence, its waft of manure. ghosts aren’t supposed to smell, i say to pinto, the...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2017) 44 (3): 159–163.
Published: 01 August 2017
... “blackness” in the encounter with another. That first moment when, as Claudia Rankine says, one is “rendered hypervisible” by, in this case, the awareness of one’s black- ness as perceived through the eyes of another. “We suffer,” says Rankine, “from the condition of being addressable” (2014: 49). But...