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English Language Notes (2014) 52 (2): 133–147.
Published: 01 September 2014
... o f an im perial cartographic im pulse asso­ ciated w ith globalization as she vivid ly brought to light the political, economic, and social inequalities and upheavals resulting from such m apping in her aw ard-w inning 2006 novel H a lf o f a Yellow Sun.2 In this novel, set against the historical...
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English Language Notes (2002) 39 (3): 88–92.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Alfred Lutz Revising Women: Eighteenth-Century “Women's Fiction” and Social Engagement . Paula R. Backscheider , ed. Baltimore and London : The Johns Hopkins University Press , 2000 . Pp. xiii + 273. 0-8018-6236-1. Copyright © 2002 Regents of the University of Colorado 2002 88...
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English Language Notes (2008) 46 (2): 155–174.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... It focuses on those published between 1968 and 1974, an era when the popular superhero com ic books published by Marvel and DC strained against the lim itations o f a medium w idely perceived as children's entertainment. It was this period o f creative ferm ent and social disorder that ushered in the current...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (1): 184–186.
Published: 01 April 2022
... reciprocated. The enthusiasm with which so many Americans, among others, are embracing a “return-to-normal” narrative offers additional cause for wariness about the prospect of pandemic-induced social progress. The tendency among the global elite to prioritize some people’s suffering, some people’s lives, over...
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English Language Notes (2004) 41 (3): 66–73.
Published: 01 March 2004
...Terry W. Thompson Copyright © 2004 Regents of the University of Colorado 2004 66 English Language Notes OF TWO CLASSES : SOCIAL DARWINISM IN RICHARD CONNELL S THE MOST DANGEROUS GAME Winner of the prestigious O. Henry Award for Short Fiction in 1924, The Most Dangerous Game is the only...
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English Language Notes (2011) 49 (1): 131–137.
Published: 01 March 2011
... n is m . It th u s m a p s social re la tio n s in a new w ay, a w a y th a t opens the tra d itio n a l fa m ily and kinship stru cture to re la tio n sh ip s and co n ­ nections betw een strangers w h o share the sam e po litica l view s, and it tra n sfo rm s priva te in tim a cy into a p u blic...
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English Language Notes (2010) 48 (1): 27–39.
Published: 01 March 2010
... ig h t go "against his ow n class sym pathies and political prejudices" to dispassion­ ately, disinterestedly represent social truth s.2 N otw ithstanding the im plied censure of Harkness's class p erspective, th is piece o f advice is co n so n a n t w ith th e em p h a sis on a sci­ entific basis...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (2): 124–142.
Published: 01 October 2018
..., the coffeehouse, and the theater (also homes and the union hall). These Cuban (and Spanish and Italian) cultural and social values were passed on from one generation to the next within the community, and even to non-Cubans, via reverse assimilation. The outcome was an ethnic American social identity whose impact...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (1): 58–72.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Eric H. Newman Abstract This essay argues that the queer romances at the margins of Claude McKay’s Romance in Marseille operate as sites of possibility for a happy, egalitarian social relation that is longed for but not otherwise accessible in the novel. The essay contends that this novel, read...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 43–57.
Published: 01 October 2019
... of reforming the social structures that discredit women’s reason. Copyright © 2019 Regents of the University of Colorado 2019 natural education memoir Jean-Jacques Rousseau Mary Wollstonecraft marriage In his famous portrayal of Mary Wollstonecraft as a “female Werter,” William Godwin...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 99–113.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Nicole Stamant Abstract Performing what Michele Elam calls “a refusal of historical amnesia,” Danzy Senna and Emily Raboteau expose how social justice and hospitality are constructed in and around what Pierre Nora calls lieux de mémoire . Engaging particular sites of memory in the American South...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (1): 214–225.
Published: 01 April 2020
..., whether told in film, social media, or oral tradition. As a particularly salient example, the essay considers Mohawk director Karahkwenhawi Zoe Hopkins’s adaptation of Star Wars: A New Hope in Star Wars Tsyorì:wat IV—Yonhská:neks (2013) in a comparative analysis with both the Navajo-language Star Wars...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 207–211.
Published: 01 March 2012
... global recursive activities that involve all parts of the brain as it is exists in a body that is grown within a social context shaped by time and place. Such a materialist based understanding of the self (as opposed to, say, the anti-foundational skepticism of yesteryear), based on an understanding...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 103–105.
Published: 01 March 2012
... how acts of poetry-making situate themselves in community building and experimentalism. How can poetry-ing speak to experiments at the level of sociality? How can we find accessible forms of being open to one another? How to create art in the presence of pain and alienation, without causing it? How...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 213–216.
Published: 01 March 2012
... recursive activities that involve all parts of the brain as it is exists in a body that is grown within a social context shaped by time and place. Such a materialist based understanding of the self (as opposed to, say, the anti-foundational skepticism of yesteryear), based on an understanding of our shared...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 99–101.
Published: 01 March 2012
... to trace how acts of poetry-making situate themselves in community building and experimentalism. How can poetry-ing speak to experiments at the level of sociality? How can we find accessible forms of being open to one another? How to create art in the presence of pain and alienation, without causing...
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English Language Notes (2012) 50 (1): 93–98.
Published: 01 March 2012
... to trace how acts of poetry-making situate themselves in community building and experimentalism. How can poetry-ing speak to experiments at the level of sociality? How can we find accessible forms of being open to one another? How to create art in the presence of pain and alienation, without causing...
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English Language Notes (2018) 56 (2): 28–43.
Published: 01 October 2018
... and social injustice that continue to condition Latinx lives in the US-Mexico borderlands. 37 Limón observes, for example, that “in Caballero , as in all such romances, the marriage of initially star-crossed lovers projects the wished-for consolidation of the groups they semiallegorically represent...
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English Language Notes (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...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (1): 181–200.
Published: 01 April 2021
...David B. Hobbs Abstract Reassessing Claude McKay’s writing about North Africa, this article contends that McKay saw sites in this region as uniquely felicitous to staging conversations between global socialism and the Black diasporic avant-garde. His attention to site-specific interracial urban...