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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 159–162.
Published: 01 August 2002
... Claude Lévi-Strauss would later turn into the vast introduction to Tristes Tropiques. Sad tropics in stories about the poor world, silent tropics, drunk with sun or fog...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (3): 207–209.
Published: 01 August 2007
... Exoticism: Western Music and the World. Refiguring American Music. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2007. Thompson, Krista A. An Eye for the Tropics: Tourism, Photography, and Framing the Caribbean Picturesque. Objects/Histories: Critical Perspectives on Art, Material Culture, and...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 225–227.
Published: 01 August 2002
... candy, and remedies are more difficult to obtain because the deities of the tropics don’t know where evil comes from in winter. I am sure that María Elena Cruz [a dissident journalist] remembers...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 259–262.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Press, 2000. Scott, Allen J. The Cultural Economy of Cities. Theory, Culture, and Society. London: SAGE Publications, 2000. Şenocak, Zafer. Atlas of a Tropical Germany: Essays on Politics and Culture, 1990– 1998. Trans. and ed. Leslie A. Adelson. Texts and Contexts. Lincoln: University of Nebraska...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (1): 67–87.
Published: 01 February 2003
... fully developed exposition of the modes through which words depart from their origins. And just as literal canals compen- sate for the lack of navigable rivers, ‘‘tropical’’ canals are created for want of available words. The...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (4): 57–75.
Published: 01 November 2017
... . Mograbi Avi . 2005 . Avenge But One of My Two Eyes . Israel/France : Les Films Du Losange . Nandy Ashis . 2003 . The Romance of the State and the Fate of Dissent in the Tropics . Delhi : Oxford University Press . Neer Robert M. 2013 . Napalm: An American Biography...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (3): 1–25.
Published: 01 August 2018
...-china . Wiens Harold J. 1954 . China’s March toward the Tropics . Hamden, CT : Shoestring Press . Wilkinson Endymion . 2000 . Chinese History: A Manual . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Asia Center . Wolfe Patrick . 2006 . “ Settler Colonialism and the...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 183–202.
Published: 01 August 2009
... Hopper’s Lighthouse at Two Lights, 1927”13) to the theorist of nothingness who makes us think with fecundity (in Jerome Sala’s “The Model Summer”14), from the fussy middle-aged man with the tropical imagination (Lisa Steinman’s “Wallace Stevens in the Tropics”15) to the atomistic language...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (3): 197–217.
Published: 01 August 2017
... . 2001 . Adventures in Pataphysics . Edited by Brotchie Alastair Edwards Paul . London : Atlas Press . Kenner Hugh Hartman Charles . 1984 . Sentences . Los Angeles : Sun and Moon Press . Lagapa Jason . 2012 . “To Think Figuratively, Tropically: Charles Bernstein's...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 137–155.
Published: 01 May 2003
... Wright’s ‘‘brutal experience’’ with the blues lyric and literary tradition in a way that begins to account, among other things, for the iconic, tropic power of guns, knives, and other blues weapons within that tradition. I use my articulations of Ellison’s theory, in turn, as a way of glossing...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (1): 173–208.
Published: 01 February 2016
..., slaves did not even own their labor), black laboring nonetheless linked to the “Negro spirit,” whose unique qualities amplified and extended the power of a newly conceived, modern black subjectivity that informed a greater American way of being: “a tropical product with a sensuous receptivity to...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 175–185.
Published: 01 August 2002
... precious energy of many people is squandered under the same tropical sun that puts the satisfied tourist to sleep on our beaches. Covering dozens and dozens of kilometers each day, for more than ten years now, Cubans have...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 21–32.
Published: 01 May 2001
... L’Overture, Chicago Exposition 1893 For Etheridge Knight Four hundred years of exploitation Edged the blade 32 boundary 2 / Summer 2001 And black Toussaint exposed The rent in white imperial veils As the tropic sky burst with Dark thunder and...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (3): 239–250.
Published: 01 August 2008
... from dust to snow, from tropical shores to the alps, from signatures of third world poverty to a profusion of consumer goods, and from a host of brown bodies in the background to a host of white bodies in the background. Cinematic movement in these cases is an immanent...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (2): 129–156.
Published: 01 May 2002
... drawn be- tween an ‘‘immoral’’ British underclass, Irish peasants, and ‘‘primitive’’ Afri- cans.24 In the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, these denigrat- 23. Hayden White, Tropics of Discourse: Essays in Cultural Criticism (Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1978), 193...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 143–155.
Published: 01 August 2015
... cascade of cherry blossoms.19 Higa told me that the excavation was exhausting. He worked along- side the volunteers during the day, and his nights were troubled by the 17. Nakazato Isao, Fotoneshia: Me no Kaikisen—Okinawa [Photonesia: The tropics of the eye—Okinawa] (Tokyo: Miraisha, 2009...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (3): 201–226.
Published: 01 August 2006
... play on the various senses of two German words, both derived from Greek: (a) Topos, meaning both ‘‘place’’ (in a variety of senses) and the ‘‘common place’’ (i.e., stereotypical sayings and situations that recur in certain kinds of literature), and (b) Tropos, meaning both ‘‘Tropic’’ (in the geo...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (2): 203–234.
Published: 01 May 2006
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 93–118.
Published: 01 February 2004
... Hobson trans- posed the early Victorian account of colonies of settlement anachronistically into an expla- nation of the late Victorians’ tropical acquisitions’’ (xiii). 100 boundary 2 / Spring 2004 of the earth.21 Responsible government was left to the old empire of colo- nial settlement...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (3): 75–100.
Published: 01 August 2004
... as a result of globalization): ‘‘Most of the world’s languages are spoken in the tropical countriesThere are two great belts of high density: one running from the West African coast through the Congo basin and to East Africa, and another running from South India and peninsula Southeast Asia into...