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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 82–95.
Published: 01 April 2019
... (2013). There seems to be nothing to laugh about in relation to projected futures for Melbourne in the context of climate change, especially when we consider the intersections between the climate and urban water conditions. Home to more than 4.5 million people, the city and surrounding areas are...
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English Language Notes (1 September 2005) 43 (1): 59–62.
Published: 01 September 2005
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English Language Notes (1 December 2005) 43 (2): 30–34.
Published: 01 December 2005
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Published: 01 April 2019
Figure 10. Shark carnage in Peter Gimbel and James Lipscomb, Blue Water, White Death , 1971. Figure 10. Shark carnage in Peter Gimbel and James Lipscomb, Blue Water, White Death, 1971. More
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 96–115.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Jeremy Chow; Brandi Bushman Abstract In tracing the ways that eroticism and violence are mapped onto bodies of and relationships with water, this essay offers “hydro-eroticism” to consider an ecofeminist and queer ecological reading of water. Hydro-eroticism signifies two interventions: first, how...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 129–139.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Nicole Rizzuto Abstract Absent from prodigious critical scholarship about the seas is a discussion of modernism between the wars. Yet this period is rife with writing set on the waters. This essay argues that it is in their orchestrations of the waters as dead zones that such works revitalize...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 153–168.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Marla Segol Abstract This essay brings a fresh approach to the early kabbalistic work, the Sefer Bahir (the Book of Clarity , tenth to twelfth century, Hebrew). It does a close reading of its imagery, focusing on water, to illuminate its contested provenance and to challenge prevailing conceptions...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 21–36.
Published: 01 April 2019
... of an Anthropocene ocean. In this scholarly turn to the ocean, the concepts of fluidity, flow, routes, and mobility have been emphasized over other, less poetic terms such as blue water navies, mobile offshore bases, high-seas exclusion zones, sea lanes of communication (SLOCs), and maritime “choke...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 152–159.
Published: 01 April 2019
... © 2019 Regents of the University of Colorado 2019 In the humanities, critics are reconceptualizing human history and culture in light of issues around hydrology, including climate change, water scarcity, water restoration, water resource infrastructure, and water rights. The “oceanic turn,” of which...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 11–20.
Published: 01 April 2019
... hydrocolonialism Koleka Putuma oceanic book history colonial copyright customs and excise Koleka Putuma is a South African performance artist, poet, and theater director. One of her best-known performance pieces, “Water,” recently made its way into her debut poetry volume, Collective Amnesia . 1 The...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 April 2019
... international in its solidarities. Finally, and in a different vein altogether, Elizabeth DeLoughrey, also featured in this issue, draws on Caribbean writers such as Édouard Glissant and Kamau Brathwaite, among others, to figure the maritime regions of the Atlantic as “heavy waters,” which she defines as “an...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 51–71.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Figure 10. Shark carnage in Peter Gimbel and James Lipscomb, Blue Water, White Death , 1971. Figure 10. Shark carnage in Peter Gimbel and James Lipscomb, Blue Water, White Death, 1971. ...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 72–81.
Published: 01 April 2019
... in Arctic sea ice, or in the Pacific biota now flowing into northern polar waters as the Arctic warms. 7 More perceptibly, states persist in extending sovereignty claims to the sea, as exclusive economic zones at sea spread beyond “territorial waters” and are, in turn, superseded by submarine...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 37–50.
Published: 01 April 2019
... been drawn across bodies of water to grant substance to normative imaginings of the global South 4 while impelling attention to the ocean as a “material space of nature.” 5 We bring the oceanic South into focus by tilting the conventional axis of southern thought to center Antarctica and its...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 140–151.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., one feature of which gives the poem its title. This personal return to America also reenacts the seventeenth-century transatlantic voyage of Eliot’s ancestors. The previous quartet, “East Coker,” departs from the village of that name, where the Eliot family originated, to set forth on “the vast waters...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 269–271.
Published: 01 April 2018
... bodies of water in Eurasia, such as the Indian Ocean, or even the Persian Gulf, the Mediterranean is not as diverse as it is often portrayed. In few other Eurasian seas has one category of faith (Abrahamic monotheism) dominated for so many centuries. Here, however, I focus on how the category of...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2019) 57 (1): 116–128.
Published: 01 April 2019
... passengers toss into the sea. Finally, owing to a convoluted love triangle, a spurned and vindictive woman named Maffi, who practices Obeah, probably curses Philip to his fate: a death by shark attack as he dives in the murky waters for the tourists’ coins. The ship for which Philip performs his final dive...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 169–181.
Published: 01 April 2018
... rippling water, which also appears in the Heikhalot , though only as a passing metaphor. 10 Both techniques appear together in Moses de León’s commentary on the divine chariot in Ezekiel: The living beings darting to and fro with the appearance of sparks [or: like a flash of lightning ] (Ezekiel 1...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 53–66.
Published: 01 April 2018
... well, but should they dare to try to cross with such danger of being swept away and drowned? In the account Teresa later wrote about this perilous moment in the Foundations she says: The rain had been so heavy and had lasted so long that the water flooded the bridge. As a result, the bridge could...
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English Language Notes (1 April 2018) 56 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 April 2018
... intertwined mystical texts were with the material culture around them. Correlating certain plumbing and water flow technologies with certain portions of the text allows Segol to shed light on the poetic properties of the text’s water imagery, ultimately offering us a new, woman-centered reading of a difficult...