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boundary 2 (1 May 2005) 32 (2): 151–167.
Published: 01 May 2005
...Michael Dutton Duke University Press 2005 From Culture Industry to Mao Industry: A Greek Tragedy Michael Dutton Essentially, there are two ideal types of politics in this world, one that intensifies political conviction and...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2010) 37 (3): 79–89.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Marie-Rose Logan In 1872, The Birth of Tragedy appeared and almost immediately gave rise to one of the greatest controversies and quarrels in the history of learning. Ulrich von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff attacked Nietzsche's book with savage irony and narrow professional objections. Nietzsche's...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2013) 40 (1): 77–80.
Published: 01 February 2013
... attempted to resolve continue to be dramatized in all their urgency by modern tragedy. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Vassilis Lambropoulos The project of postsecularism pertains to the role of faith after the Reformation. It represents a...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2013) 40 (3): 1–38.
Published: 01 August 2013
... philologist, or put by the latter into the former’s mouth) and the survivor’s testimony, as circumscribed in our “era of the witness.” It also reflects on Derrida’s timidity in Archive Fever , with regard to explaining the intimate relationship between the “archive” and the “great holocaustic tragedies of our...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2000) 27 (2): 73–81.
Published: 01 May 2000
... (Rondo) BST: Is allegory better than symbolism? WB:No. BST: Is symbolism better than reproduction? WB:No. BST: Is reproduction better than tragedy...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2005) 32 (2): 1.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Narrative of the Universal / 81 George Steinmetz / The Genealogy of a Positivist Haunting: Comparing Prewar and Postwar U.S. Sociology / 109 Marilyn Ivy / In/Comparable Horrors: Total War and the Japanese Thing / 137 Michael Dutton / From Culture Industry to Mao Industry: A Greek Tragedy / 151...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2018) 45 (4): 1–12.
Published: 01 November 2018
... [Notebook of a Return to the Native Land] . In The Collected Poetry , translated by Eshleman Clayton Smith Annette . Berkeley : University of California Press . Dandridge Dorothy Conrad Earl 2000 . Everything and Nothing: The Dorothy Dandridge Tragedy . New York : Harper...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2013) 40 (3): 101–137.
Published: 01 August 2013
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boundary 2 (1 May 2005) 32 (2): 253–255.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Writing of the Indian and Afro-Italian Diaspora. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2004. Scott, David. Conscripts of Modernity: The Tragedy of Colonial Enlightenment. Dur- ham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2005. Scott, David. Semiologies of Travel: From Gautier to Baudrillard. Cambridge and...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2010) 37 (2): 231–232.
Published: 01 May 2010
... College English Department, specializing in African diasporic literature, literary studies approaches to Black radicalism, and modern drama. Currently, he is working on a book about the Haitian Revolution and dramatic tragedy, and an essay on George Jackson and aphoristic lines of flight in The...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2014) 41 (2): 26–28.
Published: 01 May 2014
.... Were it not because of the June Fourth tragedy in the PRC that took place some months before de Klerk acceded to the South African state presidency, I might have continued for more days, even years, to mope about unasham- edly, nonchalant of other people’s day-to-­ ­day struggle with and in the...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2014) 41 (2): 40–42.
Published: 01 May 2014
... confined to Hellenic culture alone: tragedy, the tragic hero of his- tory. It is with the greatest respect that one places today the figure of our brother Nelson Mandela in that teaching gallery. I asked Paul Bové if I could use my example of using Nelson Man- dela as a teaching text that comes...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2014) 41 (2): 241–243.
Published: 01 May 2014
...: Tragedy, Time, Memory, Justice. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2014. Sharma, Sarah. In the Meantime: Temporality and Cultural Politics. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2014. Sohn, Stephen Hong. Racial Asymmetries: Asian American Fictional Worlds. New York: New York University Press, 2014...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2015) 42 (2): 231–245.
Published: 01 May 2015
... trauma by staging our- selves as confronting tragedy and manifesting our noble souls in how we acknowledge the inevitable. Critchley thinks this attitude brings us too close to fantasies of autonomy, even in defeat, since we get to present our- selves as determining our attitudes. And the tragic...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2015) 42 (2): 135–151.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Sophocles’s hero but because an Antigone classicized as timeless mourner does too much work on behalf of the lamentational politics of mortalist humanism to ignore her.2 The figure of Antigone in mourning gains its strength from an estab- lished reading of Sophocles’s tragedy. The task of breaking...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2010) 37 (3): 179–205.
Published: 01 August 2010
... critics’ questioning of the poli- tics of colonialist representation changed the epistemological horizon put into place by the prior moment of the anticolonial movement. These critical 5. Slavoj Žižek, First as Tragedy, Then as Farce (London: Verso, 2009), 115. 6. Emily Apter has addressed this...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2004) 31 (1): 25–47.
Published: 01 February 2004
..., Turner had little difficulty in assigning tragedy to the annals of the European past, for all its glories and splendors: ‘‘The history of humanity has been a romance and a tragedy! In it we read the brilliant annals of the few who seemed born to reap the fruits of the earthButthetragedy of humanity...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2014) 41 (2): 165–196.
Published: 01 May 2014
... officials believe that . . . [Deng] had no choice but to do what he did [i.e. firing on the students and demonstrators]. . . . As much as we scholars . . . want to find clear answers that explain the causes of that tragedy, the truth is that none of us can be certain what would...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2006) 33 (3): 135–139.
Published: 01 August 2006
... perceives itself as the emanation of virtue. Like theirs, it relies on fear. The initial reactions to the attacks in New York and in Washington were classically Aristotelian in the face of what was perceived as tragedy, and this feeling was reinforced as the events leading to the crash of United...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2001) 28 (1): 233–236.
Published: 01 February 2001
... Ackroyd: The Ludic and Labyrinthine Text. New York: St. Martin’s, 2000. Goodkin, Richard E. Birth Marks: The Tragedy of Primogeniture in Pierre Corneille, Thomas Corneille, and Jean Racine. New Cultural Studies. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2000. Greenaway, Peter. Peter Greenaway...