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English Language Notes (1 September 2016) 54 (2): 141–157.
Published: 01 September 2016
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 219–222.
Published: 01 April 2018
... approaches them.’” 1 Given their minority status, Jews generally lacked the capacity and the ability to benefit from the oppression of Gentiles. The polemical, anti-Christian and anti-Muslim dimensions of Kabbalah were part of a strategy for reinforcing notions of the meaning, power, and relevance of...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 25–27.
Published: 01 October 2018
... notice how meaningful state-issued identity documents became in both cases. The politics of papers encompass everything from state border policing and the surveillance of individuals to migrant subjectivities and survival strategies to thorny questions of language and terminology. Fourteen years...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 129–139.
Published: 01 April 2019
... both historical trends. This shift is a visual remapping of the surface and depths of the seas coincident with the development and deployment of communication and military technologies along with new geopolitical strategies of surveillance and information gathering. Interwar writing registers the...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 21–36.
Published: 01 April 2019
... shipped by sea, and over 20 percent of the Pentagon’s budget goes to securing it. 11 Securing the flow of oil has been a vital US naval strategy—not to say “mission”—since the 1970s. 12 Some have warned that there is a “dangerous feedback loop between war and global warming” because the Pentagon, in...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 124–142.
Published: 01 October 2018
... the 1940s white, southern politicians adapted to and adopted this Latin custom and Latin fund-raising traditions and strategies for growing political support, having clearly identified them as spaces for potential influence, powerful evidence of how Latins in Tampa transformed their surrounding...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 55–66.
Published: 01 October 2018
... and disenfranchisement of many Latinx people, it also shaped one key resistance strategy: asserting a Spanish identity. Latinx individuals strategically shored up their claims to citizenship by emphasizing their European ancestry and downplaying their native heritage. This racial reframing, what Carey...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 April 2019
... provision with local foods or engage in collective strategies of survival, most of the crew died, Henry was executed for stealing food, and many resorted to cannibalism. Blum offers this chilling tale as exemplary of “the flaws in importing a proprietary Western nationalism to an oceanic space...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 223–229.
Published: 01 April 2018
..., mysticism—by its nature “irrational” and therefore more “feminine”—was one of their few outlets for religious protagonism and could provide a cover of legitimacy for activities that were also at bottom “political,” whether as social initiatives or as strategies to shape the direction of the church...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 28–43.
Published: 01 October 2018
... that, by visualizing Latinx bodies as “vectors of disease,” both imaginatively produces the US-Mexico border and prefaces the strategies employed by today’s Customs and Border Protection officers. 6 The “presumed scientific objectivity” of US health officials at the border “gave wide circulation to...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 71–89.
Published: 01 October 2018
... has focused on finding exceptional individual texts and authors that establish or advance the project of that tradition. 7 The value of the scholarship produced by this strategy is immense; without it, we would not know about such landmark texts as María Amparo Ruiz de Burton’s Squatter and the...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 107–120.
Published: 01 October 2018
... commitments and strategies of the fronterizos that concern me here, while allowing an analysis of the significant ways in which they differed from Rama’s letrados . The benefit of considering the Crónica writers as opposition letrados comes in Rama’s emphasis on revolution, spatialization, and the...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 21–42.
Published: 01 April 2018
... immediacy and spontaneity are rhetorical strategies grounded in the communal and cultivated devotion to God of the Carmelite life. 8 In the end, as I will explain, Goytisolo’s formulation of a radical mysticism forecloses not only a model of critique implicit in John of the Cross’s texts but also...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 72–81.
Published: 01 April 2019
... acquisition of Alaska in 1867. In the intervening 150 years the region has been important for US military strategy and shipping security and, increasingly, as a repository of fossil fuels and other natural resources. For these reasons, and despite the Arctic Studio survey’s conclusion that US citizens do not...
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English Language Notes (1 October 2018) 56 (2): 90–103.
Published: 01 October 2018
... possibility powered the editorial strategy of La Revista Ilustrada de Nueva York in “American Alternatives.” 60 Coronado, “Historicizing,” 51 . Works Cited Aching Gerard . The Politics of Spanish American “Modernismo”: By Exquisite Design . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press...