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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 121–122.
Published: 01 August 2002
...Fina García Marruz Duke University Press 2002 6736 boundary 2 29:3 / sheet 125 of 265 To the Statue of Liberty Fina García Marruz Madam...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (3): 153–179.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Tsering Wangmo Dhompa Since 1950, the Chinese government has determined the status and position of Tibetans, but it has not won the battle for Tibetans’ hearts and minds. Ongoing Tibetan resistance under Chinese rule points to serious fissures in the Chinese state’s ideological and cultural project...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (1): 77–100.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Kam Louie In the last century, scholars and politicians in China have attempted both in theory and in practice to advocate and carry out radically different social policies and political reforms, often in the name of Confucius. With China's rise and her increasing international power and status in...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (3): 165–215.
Published: 01 August 2011
... diminishing his life, his art, or his legacy as an iconoclastic, genuinely transitional figure in the emergence of twentieth-century culture. His status as the first Global Citizen, representing his race and his country, is augmented by his anomalous “postracial” identity as a representative of human good...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (2): 105–134.
Published: 01 May 2015
... preoccupation with the twentieth century’s supreme comparand of state crime, National Socialism. Bolaño’s seeming promotion of Nazism to mythical status in fact serves the more urgent geopolitical project of mapping a continental American history with US political power firmly at its center. The essays reads...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (1): 173–208.
Published: 01 February 2016
... property-in-slaves. The article traces the emergence of “Negro music” as an anomalous form extending from the body of a sounding property, slave, whose status as a living thing owning a viable audibility served to heighten the sense of an unobtainable musicality. This unobtainability is part and parcel of...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (2): 163–188.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Christopher Connery Chongqing, a conurbation with province status about the size of Austria, was, between 2007 and 2012, under the leadership of Party Secretary Bo Xilai, the site of a number of political practices—in housing, law enforcement, industrial development, public “red culture,” and...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (3): 79–105.
Published: 01 August 2018
.... What does Taiwanese multiculturalism look like? How does the uncertain status of Taiwanese sovereignty shape local identity politics? And what are the effects of these policies on indigenous groups? To answer these questions, this essay combines a historical and ethnographic analysis of Taiwanese...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (3): 149–172.
Published: 01 August 2018
... in ways that reproduce the ethnic hierarchy and maintains the privileged status of Chineseness in Taiwan. The reprivileging of Chineseness operates through the commodification of Taiwaneseness as ethnicity, and thus as difference, in the age of globalization, which works to the advantage of the CCP...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 55–76.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Bruce Robbins The post in postsecular assumes the prior existence of secularism as a dominant social sensibility that can and should be superseded. Taking as its point of departure the fact that, for better or worse, secularism has never enjoyed such a hegemonic status in the United States, where...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (2): 113–144.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Patrick Jagoda Throughout the developed world, in which digital media have achieved a ubiquitous status for many people, games have become an exemplary cultural form that serves as a prominent metaphor of everyday competition and success. This essay explores gamification —a term that derives from...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (4): 25–61.
Published: 01 November 2020
... the status quo, one in which certain antidemocratic drives commiserate over historical conflicts and strategize for an extended, ongoing, and relentless process of global dominance. The popular reception of Wolf Totem crystallizes the thrust and conduct of these seeming competing drives. In the final...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (4): 103–126.
Published: 01 November 2018
...] . Boralesgamuwa, Sri Lanka : Visidunu Publishers . Amarasekara Gunadasa . 2001 . Gal Pilimiya Saha Bol Pilimiya Samaga Pilima Lowai Piyevi Lowai [The Stone Statue and the Hollow Statue and The World of Statues and the World of Reality] . Boralesgamuwa, Sri Lanka : Visidunu Publishers...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 53–55.
Published: 01 May 2001
.... Another cool acquaintance. The first part of the poem, ‘‘To the Coffee Shop rehearses the poet’s reflections on the statue of Cuchulain with the Irish harpy on his shoulder in the figure of the crow or raven. The ancient hero is in defeat, ‘‘sagging half covered off his upright, / looking down...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 8–10.
Published: 01 May 2014
.... To be sure, he starts out with a pretty good pedigree as a member of a royal family, but he is the product of a morganatic union and thus cannot inherit any titles, privileges, or honors. There is no evidence that he resented this status, or rather the lack of it, boundary 2 41:2 (2014) DOI...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (1): 153–194.
Published: 01 February 2001
... to reveal the status of whiteness as an unmarked marker and to expose its historical contingency as a racial category.1 Other minority groups have figured only tangentially in the historiography and sociology of white- ness, thereby entrenching the black-white binary as the defining paradigm of...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (4): 121–122.
Published: 01 November 2015
... of those statues some people want us to be guarding the door to the past. I break even now, to write whispering, rumbling and troubling language to scan, skim and divine. Join the march where I can meet to meet others over the dilemma, define a common cause: what tropes need inventing, what...
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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
... with a vengeance, as what Freud might see as the pure culture of the death instinct. For some, this is the unforgivable sin. Walter Benn Michaels’s inveighing against de Man is actually an attempt to reattach the missing member to this statue of the dismembered Critic as Symbolic Father that de...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (3): 1–46.
Published: 01 August 2004
.... Roland Barthes, ‘‘From Work to Text in Image-Music-Text (New York: Noonday Press, 1977), 162. 19. A pada ascribed to Meera notes her inferior status in Rajput patriarchy because she did not give birth to a son: ‘‘One’s name will live on through one’s work, consider this if you are wise / Meera did...