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boundary 2 (1 February 2010) 37 (1): 167–178.
Published: 01 February 2010
... manner that largely remains unnoticed by most of his commentators. The assumption that his concept of speed is unidimensional, that he conceives no alternative to the contemporary technoscientific order, and that all forms of mass culture are denounced as equally complicit with late modern power are thus...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2001) 28 (1): 111–112.
Published: 01 February 2001
... tables moored on raised terraces birds float in from the flame trees. Like our mimosas, with thin leaves, fernlike branches lift and fall, fan hot color, stretch open the core of the trunk. The singing voice speeds up, entreats in Arabic. Now a waiter...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2000) 27 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 February 2000
... themselves to act more quickly, to show more speed, both in imagining the future as the present configuration wants it to be and in ad- justing to the constantly changing future that the rapidly altering ‘‘present’’ demands...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2011) 38 (1): 231–233.
Published: 01 February 2011
... Lavendar Fagan. London: Seagull Books, 2010. Beckman, Karen. Crash: Cinema and the Politics of Speed and Stasis. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2010. Camp, Lauren. This Business of Wisdom. Albuquerque, N.M.: West End Press, 2010. Chamosa, Oscar, and Matthew B. Karush, eds...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2010) 37 (1): 239–241.
Published: 01 February 2010
....: Harvard University Press, 2009. boundary 2 37:1 (2010)  DOI 10.1215/01903659-2009-044  © 2010 by Duke University Press 240  boundary 2  /  Spring 2010 Duffy, Enda. The Speed Handbook: Velocity, Pleasure, Modernism. Post- Contemporary Interventions. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2002) 29 (1): 289–293.
Published: 01 February 2002
.... Thornham, Sue. Feminist Theory and Cultural Studies: Stories of Unsettled Rela- tions. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. Walker, Nancy A. Kate Chopin: A Literary Life. New York: Palgrave, 2001. Yau, Esther C. M. At Full Speed: Hong Kong Cinema in a Borderless World. Minne- apolis...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2002) 29 (3): 253–256.
Published: 01 August 2002
..., 2002. Law, John. Aircraft Stories: Decentering the Object in Technoscience. Durham, N.C.: 6736 boundary 2 29:3 / sheet 259 of 265 Duke University Press, 2002. Llatham, W. T. Jr. Deliberate Speed: The Origins of a Cultural Style in the...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2009) 36 (3): 49–61.
Published: 01 August 2009
.... He sees himself, his position, as more: So follow me or were you thinking you were first Let’s travel at magnificent speeds around the universe What could ya say as the earth gets further and further away Planets as small as balls of clay Astray into the Milky...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2001) 28 (2): 47–51.
Published: 01 May 2001
... very precision they proffer: It was a small brownstone with wooden shutters, (such is a memory procedure we think) window plants and panes cut in the shape of diamonds; (as if within precautions or speed limits) (12) As Lyn Hejinian notes in her introduction to...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2019) 46 (4): 63–93.
Published: 01 November 2019
...: Foundations of the Critique of Political Economy (Rough Draft) . Translated by Nicolaus Martin . New York : Penguin . McLuhan Marshall . 1964 . Understanding the Media . New York : Mentor . Minghelli Giuliana . 2014 . “ Eternal Speed/Omnipresent Mobility: Futurism and...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2001) 28 (3): 117–123.
Published: 01 August 2001
... (this elegant Hollywood sleaze is speaking to a once-loved woman, but speed-freak-like annihilating any pos- sibility of her speech, never mind pools of tenderness to leak in): ‘‘I don’t know why we had to meet: we could have handled this by phone. I haven’ t read any of the mail I’ve...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2002) 29 (2): 157–179.
Published: 01 May 2002
..., in its relentless pursuit of speed from World War II on, seeks to minimize human error in any given weapons system, often taking ‘‘the human element’’ out of the loop altogether. In the case of aircraft, humans remain an unavoidable part of the system, for the moment anyway. To avoid awkward or...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2017) 44 (3): 59–72.
Published: 01 August 2017
... approaching Williams’s language experiment—his craft of particulars—with dogs on the mind. It’s not too far-­ fetched, since he begins with a preface that marks the shifting and speed of the poem in a way that cannot easily be put aside: To make a start, out of particulars and make...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2009) 36 (1): 183–210.
Published: 01 February 2009
... Worlds Industrial capitalism brought speed to the world and to politics. And although Walter Benjamin likened the revolution to putting a brake on the rapidly speeding engine of capitalist development, few twentieth-century Connery / The End of the...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2003) 30 (2): 115–136.
Published: 01 May 2003
... stunned helplessness. ‘‘But suddenly the yokel, rolling about in the gale of boxing gloves, struck one blow and knocked science, speed and footwork as cold as a well-digger’s posterior writes Ellison. ‘‘The yokel had simply stepped inside his opponent’s sense of time Between the breaks in this intense...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2002) 29 (3): 13–30.
Published: 01 August 2002
... on the valley roads, speeding up or slowing down, depending on our ‘‘picture-taking’’ needs. Some nights, when we stop at a hotel, Great Mongol sings. He goes to karaoke bars (repetition boxes, in Cantonese), where he...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2015) 42 (3): 113–127.
Published: 01 August 2015
... is more complicated than it may seem. The common, perhaps now trite, view is that globalization involves a depersonalizing speed and ceaseless flow of life. 7. Some smart city technology is being put to use, and more surely will be in the future. But current technologies (like telepresence...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2015) 42 (3): 157–170.
Published: 01 August 2015
... audiovisual stream. Lights, and sometimes images, flash by the windows, their frequency shortening as the train gathers speed, lengthening as it slows. Similarly, frequencies of sound shorten and lengthen, producing a Doppler effect. The zipping lights and images, together with the surging and...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2015) 42 (3): 171–184.
Published: 01 August 2015
... socioeconomic security the middle classes enjoyed before the reces- sion. The future these critics idealized looped back to the postwar period, during which women were assigned to sustaining social reproduction in the developmental state’s project of securing high-­speed economic growth.4 While male...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2002) 29 (1): 25–34.
Published: 01 February 2002
... and puts some better background music on. Teia clings to me, turns me around, and tells me ardently to kiss her breasts But I neither hear nor see. In my mind’s eye what I see is Cynthia back in that Ferrari speeding on toward Lanuvium. She gesticulates and laughs. ‘‘The expert’’ sits self...