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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Arne De Boever This is the editor's introduction to boundary 2 's special issue about the work of Bernard Stiegler. It provides a brief, general background for the publication of the special issue, as well as a short overview of some of the themes covered. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (1): 165–201.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Wang Hui This essay proposes to establish a connection between the concept of “trans-systemic society” and the concept of “region” mainly for two reasons. On the one hand, the idea of region, which is distinct both from nation-state and from ethnicity, and which is based on a special human...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 February 2011
... in China requires an acknowledgment of the inadequacies of the accepted views and formulations about the country. By foregrounding some of those problems that this special issue of boundary 2 seeks to identify, analyze, and understand, the introduction urges for the need to move beyond the existing...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 69–86.
Published: 01 February 2012
... America as well as Europe. All the elements are in place for writing the histories of dictatorships, with their attendant bloodiness and social exclusion. Tunisia’s is one such history. Friday, January 14, 2011, became a new date and a special chapter in the periodization of the history of Tunisia since...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (1): 53–78.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Stephen Barker The implications of Bernard Stiegler's critique of the amateur are far-reaching for art, aesthetics, and critical thought. In the three lectures on aesthetics published in this special issue, Stiegler explores those implications and their relation to the amare —the loving that is...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (1): 79–105.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Benoît Dillet In this article, I present the three forms of proletarianization found in Bernard Stiegler's work: the proletarianization of the producer, the proletarianization of the consumer, and generalized proletarianization. In the lectures included in this special issue, Stiegler refers to the...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (1): 167–190.
Published: 01 February 2017
.../operation of desire and the theorization of technics in terms of the libidinal economy that it undergirds (as presented, for example, in the three lectures that are published in this special issue), the fundamental question will be the following: Does the endorsement of desire and libidinal economy provide...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (3): 1–26.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Nergis Ertürk; Özge Serin In introducing this special issue of boundary 2 , this essay seeks to challenge the derivative conception of Marxist-communist translation that posits a hierarchical distinction between universal and particular forms of Marxism and communism. Reconceptualizing translation...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (3): 29–56.
Published: 01 August 2010
.... At the present pass, even the discipline's recognized opportunity—which lies in its being well positioned institutionally to develop a worldly critical praxis responsive to the politics of the aesthetic—is experienced as a special burden; for no discipline wants to be responsible to “allness” (that...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 183–202.
Published: 01 August 2009
... special rhetoric tend to riff on a single poem or idiomatic stance, quick-take attempts at posing in a particular ironic position, one abandoned as quickly as assumed. Among contemporary poets whose own writing contemplates Stevens's overall position, however, a larger pattern does emerge—two Stevenses...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Aamir R. Mufti This introduction explains the structure of the special issue “Antinomies of the Postsecular,” which is divided into two discrete parts. It also briefly summarizes the contributions included in the issue. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 This content is made freely available...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (1): 51–77.
Published: 01 February 2014
... supplied persuasive artistic achievements that facilitated Eastern Europe’s progressive proximity to Western Europe. This special position of art in the region diminished with the historical developments that followed, which no longer necessitated or supported such an extraordinary place of art in the...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (4): 1–69.
Published: 01 November 2016
... than thirty-five books, claims to be this educator. The special operations of his total teaching program for an epigonal age are analyzed here in four major lessons from four major books: a methodological lesson about the drawbacks of critique from Critique of Cynical Reason ; a morphological lesson...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (3): 1–20.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Sina Rahmani The introduction to this special issue of boundary 2 examines W. G. Sebald’s rapid and sudden transformation from controversial and curmudgeonly Germanist to literary superstar as a case study in the “global valences of the critical.” The massive success of Sebald’s strange and...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Charles Bernstein American Poetry After 1975: Editor’s Note Charles Bernstein I have had the pleasure of editing two previous special issues of boundary 2—“43 Poets (1984)” (vol. 14, no. 1/2 [Autumn 1985/Winter...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (3): 1.
Published: 01 August 2017
... poetry and poetics, with special emphasis on the topic of the UCLA meeting, “The Social Life of Poetic Language.” The editorial collec- tive would like to thank its members, Aamir Mufti and Donald Pease, along with their home institutions for hosting our meetings. We also met at the University of...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (1): 251–252.
Published: 01 February 2020
... German Critique, differences, Philosophy & Social Criticism, Constellations, Contemporary Political Theory, History of the Present, and Theory & Event. She was the guest editor of The Authoritarian Personality, a special issue of South Atlantic Quarterly (2018). She also coedited, with Banu Bargu, The...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 267–268.
Published: 01 February 2013
... © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Contributors Sadia Abbas is assistant professor of postcolonial studies at Rutgers–Newark. She received her PhD from Brown University and her BA from Wellesley College. She specializes in postcolonial literature and theory, the culture and politics...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 1–4.
Published: 01 May 2003
... so make the most of that obsession than to seek out and find those with whom we could share it. This seemed the logical thing to do. So we quickly drew up a list of likely minds, with the ambition that they be planetary in scope, for a special issue of boundary 2 on Ellison’s thinking and work...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (2): 279–281.
Published: 01 May 2004
... literature, as well as literary theory, with a particular focus on modernism. He is a member of the editorial collective of boundary 2, and the guest editor of a special issue of boundary 2 on the philosophy of W. E. B. Du Bois, entitled ‘‘Sociology Hesi- tant: Thinking with W. E. B. Du Bois which was...