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English Language Notes (1 March 2012) 50 (1): 29–32.
Published: 01 March 2012
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English Language Notes (1 September 2006) 44 (2): 209–216.
Published: 01 September 2006
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English Language Notes (1 December 2004) 42 (2): 68–74.
Published: 01 December 2004
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 43–52.
Published: 01 April 2018
... religious practice and community. Such a view, it argues, hierarchizes the apophatic (negation) and cataphatic (affirmation), sequestering them from each other, rendering the “mystical” disembodied and ahistorical, unbound by negation from the theological and ritual traditions from which it arises. In the...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 25–27.
Published: 01 October 2018
... citizenship that are discernible in literary works and in the archival record. It looks to documentary practices in Latin America and the Caribbean to decenter the United States from studies of border crossing and Latinx subjectivities, suggesting intersecting hemispheric practices that delineate the relative...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 169–181.
Published: 01 April 2018
... article argues that the ascent is accomplished through pressing on the eyeball to generate phosphenes and associated entoptic phenomena. The stimulation of the eye’s inner light has been associated with shamanic practices and mystical experience as well as commented on by such thinkers as Plotinus, Albert...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 21–42.
Published: 01 April 2018
... critique and creation or theory and practice, Goytisolo aligns his version of mysticism with heresy and negative theology. But how might a return to John of the Cross’s writings wrest this “mystic” and “poet” from the confines of exceptionalism to rethink his exemplarity as grounded and cultivated in...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 7–20.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Eleanor Craig; Amy Hollywood Abstract In this interview Amy Hollywood talks about her collection of essays Acute Melancholia and how medieval mystical texts might speak to persistent dilemmas in critical theory and philosophy of religion. The relationship between theory and practice is traced back...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 5–7.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Juan Poblete Abstract Transnational circuits, as social practices, are not immaterial or virtual, but they do not depend on traditional understandings of one territorial location. Rather than fully and singularly determining the lives of its inhabitants, these local spaces belong now to a...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 124–142.
Published: 01 October 2018
... thoroughly transformed living and working spaces in a segregated, Jim Crow space and fundamentally reshaped its landscape, foodways, and identity. The brand of “Americanism” that Tampa’s Latin community practiced did not typically display the competitive individualism often associated with traditional...
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English Language Notes (1 March 2012) 50 (1): 55–66.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Karen Jacobs Abstract Beginning in the 1970s, Allan Sekula initiated a trenchant critique of the subjectivism of documentary photography. For Sekula, this practice had been used mostly in an uncritical and even voyeuristic manner. To deal with this problem, Sekula sought, mostly through the...
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English Language Notes (1 March 2012) 50 (1): 67–75.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Christina Battle Abstract Beginning in the 1970s, Allan Sekula initiated a trenchant critique of the subjectivism of documentary photography. For Sekula, this practice had been used mostly in an uncritical and even voyeuristic manner. To deal with this problem, Sekula sought, mostly through the...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 11–20.
Published: 01 April 2019
... in effect functioned as censors and adjudicators of copyright. The article examines how these protocols worked in practice and concludes by discussing this dockside mode of reading as a hydrocolonial literary formation. Copyright © 2019 Regents of the University of Colorado 2019...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 259–261.
Published: 01 April 2018
... complexities of the lived religion of the region rather than as a dogmatic cohesion. 1 At the most basic level the term Mediterranean religion can be applied to those religions or mysticisms founded or widely practiced in the geography of the Mediterranean region. 2 Today, however, the highest...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 253–257.
Published: 01 April 2018
... Mediterranean religion functions as an analytic category. I suggest here that the answer to this question depends largely on the texts that we choose and how we attend to these texts. In this article I will explore Mediterranean religion in terms of attitudes toward and practices of religion that existed in...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 April 2018
... affirmative and negative religious practices. In this essay the customary divide between practices associated with traditional religion—such as the reading of canonical texts and prayer, which are understood to be affirmative and potentially critical acts—and those associated with mysticism, such as...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 219–222.
Published: 01 April 2018
... thirteenth century as a counter-theology to Christian polemics. While Jews were represented in medieval Christian discourse and art as blind to the true meaning of their own scriptures, overly carnal in their religious practices, and fruitlessly waiting for a messiah who would never come, Kabbalists...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 231–235.
Published: 01 April 2018
... on the empire during the early modern period. One major political role that Ottoman Sufis played was realized through the practice of dream interpretation, which appears in the sources in a variety of forms. In fact, the foundation mythology of the Ottoman Empire was bound up with this practice...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 72–81.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., then hydro-criticism designates a practice of disaggregation. A hydro-critical methodology might ask what alternate modes of expression and knowledge projects emerge if the standard were not the linearity of territorial geographies but instead the multidimensional vortices of the aqueous globe. In...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2019) 57 (2): 86–98.
Published: 01 October 2019
... being as “a question of movement” posed by a subject caught in a network of mutually constitutive life forces. 9 This practice bears implications for trauma theory, the articulation of which is a missing step from the mode of critique exemplified by Craps—which, as Rooney’s deconstructive gesture...