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boundary 2 (1 August 2014) 41 (3): 27–54.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Mark McGurl This essay examines David Foster Wallace as a “program” writer in various senses, including as a graduate of a creative writing program and participant in twelve-step recovery programs. It argues that what makes Wallace most distinctive in literary historical terms is his rejection of...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2015) 42 (2): 211–229.
Published: 01 May 2015
...J. T. Barbarese From the outset, Wallace Stevens’s reputation has proven a vexation for even supportive critics. While the New Critics wanted his work to look more high modernist than late Romantic, “Romantic-modernists,” resenting even the possibility that Romanticism was passé, argued that...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2013) 40 (3): 59–86.
Published: 01 August 2013
... systematically fails to translate non-English works into English, I argue that critiques of the whole literary field, based on the close reading of individual texts, overlook the systemic and institutional grounds of American unworldliness. David Foster Wallace’s 2004 novella, “The Suffering Channel,” offers...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 97–124.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Henry Veggian “Anachronisms of Authority: Authorship and Exchange Value in David Foster Wallace’s The Pale King ” considers the materiality of the printed book where postmodern theories of culture intersect with the contemporary economics of the print publishing, digital publishing, and antiquarian...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 125–149.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Bradley J. Fest This essay historically situates David Foster Wallace’s Infinite Jest as a transitional text between the first and second nuclear ages. Written in the immediate wake of the Cold War, Infinite Jest complexly develops the nuclear trope’s fabulously textual persistence despite the...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2016) 43 (2): 141–162.
Published: 01 May 2016
... review essay of Badiou's recent collection, The Age of the Poets , I will scrutinize Badiou's readings of literature, and in particular his readings of Wallace Stevens, in order to pose a series of more general, interlinked questions. First, what are the strengths and limitations of recent Continental...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2009) 36 (2): 11–30.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Mark Greif The category of the “big, ambitious novel,” circumscribing works by authors such as Thomas Pynchon, William Gaddis, David Foster Wallace, and William Vollmann, has come to constitute one of the major forms through which postwar U.S. fiction is sorted and evaluated. A history of this form...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2008) 35 (3): 251–262.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Ben Lerner This essay attempts to take the measure of Robert Creeley's some sixty-year commitment to poetry as a medium for tracking the processes of thinking and speaking, not for the production of finished thoughts. By reading Creeley against Wallace Stevens, I hope to both identify the...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2009) 36 (3): 183–202.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Al Filreis What reputation and influence has Wallace Stevens had in the years since 1975? The infamous Stevensean disaffection has tended to prohibit definitive legacy, and yet this, in the end, has been productive, forestalling closed arguments among poetics Lefts and Rights, keeping Stevens's...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2016) 43 (2): 207–208.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Foster Wallace and “The Long Thing” (2014), and The Silence of Fallout (2013). He is also the author of a volume of poetry, The Rocking Chair (Blue Sketch, 2015), and his poems have appeared in numerous journals, including Empty Mirror, PLINTH, Short Po(r)tions, Spork, and Verse. He blogs at The...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2000) 27 (2): 217–218.
Published: 01 May 2000
... Poetics of American Privacy: Edgar Allan Poe and Wallace Stevens (1923). Tseng 2000.5.26 09:03 OCV:1 ...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2009) 36 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 August 2009
... disability, with special reference to Hannah Weiner; Al Filreis sur- veys Wallace Stevens’s post-’75 shadows; Jim Rosenberg assesses digital spaces; Elizabeth Willis addresses the sociality of the lyric as a means to encounter her own generation’s poetics practices; Brian Reed also takes on his...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2013) 40 (3): 181–183.
Published: 01 August 2013
...: Duke University Press, 2013. Fuss, Diana. Dying Modern: A Meditation on Elegy. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2013. Gumbrecht, Hans Ulrich. After 1945: Latency as Origin of the Present. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2013. Heble, Ajay, and Rob Wallace, eds. People Get Ready: The...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2002) 29 (1): 289–293.
Published: 01 February 2002
... 2002 Books Received Adorno, Theodor W. Kant’s ‘Critique of Pure Reason.’ Ed. Rolf Tiedemann. Trans. Rodney Livingstone. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press, 2001. Armbruster, Karla, and Kathleen R. Wallace, eds. Beyond Nature Writing: Expand- ing the Boundaries of Ecocriticism...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2014) 41 (3): 219–221.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Fallout: Nuclear Criticism in a Post–­Cold War World (2013), and is forthcoming in the collection David Foster Wallace and the Long Thing (2014). His poems have appeared in Spork, Open Thread, BathHouse, Flywheel, and else- where. He blogs regularly at The Hyperarchival Parallax. Composer...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2004) 31 (1): 267–269.
Published: 01 February 2004
...: Wallace Stevens and the Emergence of a Revolutionary Poetics. Athens: University of Geor- gia Press, 2003. Caillois, Roger. The Edge of Surrealism: A Roger Caillois Reader. Ed. Claudine Frank. Durham, N.C., and London: Duke University Press, 2003. Chiu, Fred Y. L. Colours of Money, Shades of Pride...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2005) 32 (3): 203–205.
Published: 01 August 2005
... Masucci MacKenzie has recently published articles in the Journal of Modern Literature and the Wallace Stevens Journal. Her essay ‘‘The Terror of Three’’ is forth- coming in the Ginko Tree Review. She has written the introduction to and coedited with Daniel T. O’Hara the Barnes and Noble Classics...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2013) 40 (3): 185–186.
Published: 01 August 2013
...) the collection The Legacy of David Foster Wallace and wrote the novel Pop Apocalypse. He is cur- rently completing a literary history of countercultural irony in American fiction after World War II. Dotan Leshem is a visiting scholar at the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society at...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2009) 36 (3): 229–234.
Published: 01 August 2009
... ideas and in things. As I reread the moderns in the context of our current political situa- tion, I am struck by the palpable presence of war in so much of their poetry and prose—especially in Williams and Wallace Stevens. While it’s rarely treated head-on, it permeates—or, like the rose in...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2015) 42 (2): 249–251.
Published: 01 May 2015
... many books, including, most recently, The Particulars of Rapture: An Aesthetics of the Affects, and Wallace Stevens and the Demands of Modernity: Toward a Phenomenology of Value. He has just completed a book adapting Ludwig Wittgenstein’s arguments circumscribing knowledge to literary theory...