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boundary 2 (1 May 2001) 28 (2): 105–131.
Published: 01 May 2001
...William V. Spanos Duke University Press 2001 Pierre’s Extraordinary Emergency: Melville and ‘‘the Voice of Silence Part 1 William V. Spanos Anxiety reveals the nothing. —Martin Heidegger, ‘‘What Is Metaphysics ‘‘Come...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2001) 28 (3): 133–155.
Published: 01 August 2001
...William V. Spanos Duke University Press 2001 Pierre’s Extraordinary Emergency: Melville and ‘‘the Voice of Silence Part 2 William V. Spanos Silence permeates all things, and produced its magical power, as well during the...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2015) 42 (3): 63–77.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Ken C. Kawashima If the problem of ideology, as Louis Althusser argues, is about the hailing of interpellation, then ideology can be understood as a problem of the voice. In this essay, I address the politics of the voice by analyzing Emperor Hirohito's so-called surrender speech, which was...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2009) 36 (2): 55–66.
Published: 01 May 2009
... political vision with a commitment to the interpersonal intimacies of language in the human mouth, speaking across ethnic and racial lines. Duke University Press 2009 Violence and the Human Voice: Critique and Hope in Native Speaker Jonathan Arac...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2010) 37 (3): 167–177.
Published: 01 August 2010
... psychoanalysis, we argue that both artists seek in their different acts of critical reading the best ways to materialize the visionary operations of voice by giving it greater aesthetic and ethical effectiveness, in the hope of perfecting the fierce maternal form of the modern superego, and thereby exorcising it...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2011) 38 (2): 67–123.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Wang Hui Wang Hui's essay explaining “Toward a Refutation of Malevolent Voices,” Lu Xun's dense 1908 meditation on the cultural dilemmas China could no longer put off facing, is the first work to offer a comprehensive reading of this important text. Discussing the treatise in deep historical...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2001) 28 (3): 117–123.
Published: 01 August 2001
...Rob Wilson Duke University Press 2001 Tracking Voices from ‘‘Elsewhere Entering the Counter-U.S. Poetics of Faye Kicknosway Rob Wilson 1 I have already published essays in Hawai#1;i and in Canada focused on the strange...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2011) 38 (2): 39–62.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Lu Xun “Po e'sheng lun” (Toward a refutation of malevolent voices) is an essay from the formative period of the famous Chinese writer Lu Xun (1881-1936), penned in Tokyo in the classical Chinese language, and first published in December of 1908 (issue no. 8 of Henan , a soon-to-be-banned journal...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2018) 45 (4): 203–221.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Olga V. Solovieva This essay discusses Svetlana Alexievich’s book Voices from Chernobyl as a complicated figuration of the Russian and Soviet literary traditions. A comparison is drawn with the Japanese documentary Little Voices from Fukushima (2015) by the antinuclear activist Hitomi Kamanaka. The...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2018) 45 (3): 125–147.
Published: 01 August 2018
... detrimental to the aesthetic value of literature. The tendency of Taiwanese literary critics to avoid political literature is even more evident in poetry. This essay examines the neglected voices of protest in Taiwanese literary history, especially in modern poetry about actual protest events. First, it...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2011) 38 (3): 87–118.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Chris Goto-Jones While there appears to be a gathering consensus about the need to be less ethnocentric and exclusive in the composition of academic fields in the contemporary university, there remains significant anxiety about how previously excluded voices might be included (and even whether...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2015) 42 (3): 1–17.
Published: 01 August 2015
... reconcile the universalist goals that are the legacies of Euromodernity to radical thinking with the demands of cultural voices emanating from newly empowered societies that make their own claims on modernity, especially when contradictions between the two seem irreconcilable. Some claims to “alternative...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2016) 43 (1): 75–105.
Published: 01 February 2016
...-political potential of the sonic presupposes a division that inheres within aurality between the ear and the voice: between the resonant spacing that is Nancy's being-with and the sonorous residue of the capacity not to speak in Agamben. This leads to asking what form of politics can emerge if an unheard...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2016) 43 (1): 219–248.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Rosalind C. Morris The rhetorical virtuosity of “The Working Day” chapter in Marx's Das Kapital consists in its staging of two distinct registers of political vocality. On the one hand, the transparent subject of a future scene is given form as that voice which arises to confront capital in its own...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2009) 36 (3): 97–103.
Published: 01 August 2009
... “thoughts on things,” like the plumage of Lorine Niedecker's “Mergansers,” that “fold unfold / above the river beds.” In voicing the meandering pitches of Maggie O'Sullivan's “Starlings,” do we undergo kinship with animals? Poetry animals lose sight of teleology and move with periodic, inhuman intensities...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2010) 37 (2): 133–153.
Published: 01 May 2010
... anonymous woman pleas into the receiver for help, the discussion seeks to both locate and complicate the so-called human element captured in recordings of the voice. Using Eric Santner's notion of creaturely life as a conceptual lens, this piece argues that the melancholy poetics that often accompanies the...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2009) 36 (3): 229–234.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Elizabeth Willis “Lyric Dissent” discusses the social structure and context of lyric address, particularly the lyric's propensity for multiple voicings beyond the personal. Reading the poems of William Carlos Williams in the context of modernism's evolving countertraditions and the violent backdrop...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 75–95.
Published: 01 August 2012
... politics. No myth without narration, no implementation without an instrumentation, no organic unity without a political organ voicing its claim, in short: no organicity without an organon . But can there be a (literary) community that does not aim at the achievement of its own assumed truth, a form of...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2014) 41 (1): 51–77.
Published: 01 February 2014
... constitutive (national) parts. Rancière’s notions of “voice” and “speech” are introduced, with “speech” being proposed as a precondition for subjectivization and political representation. Various analytic approaches in the study of Eastern Europe and its history are then explored, leading to the conclusion...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2001) 28 (1): 111–112.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Tina Barr Duke University Press 2001 Under Flame Trees Tina Barr In their electric bed, bumper cars’ curl-of-wire tails spark high in the pavilion. A man’s voice sings out over the acre of garden. Over...