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Public Culture (1 May 1990) 2 (2): 104–113.
Published: 01 May 1990
...Vinay Dhanvadker Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 Six Contemporary Indian Poems Translated from the Hindi and Marathi by hayDhanvadker TRANSLATOR'SNOTE The six writers I have presented in this small...
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Public Culture (1 January 2010) 22 (1): 33–65.
Published: 01 January 2010
... dueling national claims to Israel/Palestine, exerts enormous existential pressure. This essay draws on an eclectic but substantial number of poems composed by canonical contemporary figures such as Nizār Qabbānī, Adonis, and Mahmoud Darwish to demonstrate how Arab poets strategically (even routinely...
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Public Culture (1 May 1998) 10 (2): x–xi.
Published: 01 May 1998
...Carolyn Nordstrom Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 A War Dossier: Mozambique’s Youth Speak Carolyn Nordstrom Poems. Collected in 1991 at the height of the war, these poems demonstrate the creativity and the political ethics that exist among young people living under the...
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Public Culture (1 January 2003) 15 (1): 41–54.
Published: 01 January 2003
...). What Like a Bullet Can Undeceive? Michael Warner n the days after the World Trade Center attacks in September 2001, Robert Pin- II sky—the former poet laureate and creator of the “America’s Favorite Poems” project—appeared on television...
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Public Culture (1 September 2001) 13 (3): 485–505.
Published: 01 September 2001
...: American Women Poets and the Second World War (1990). Althizer, Nell. 1994 . Collected poems, 1930-83, by Josephine Miles. Thirteenth Moon 9 : 1 -2, 144-50. Baird, Joseph L., and Deborah S. Workman, eds. 1986 . Toward Solomon's mountain: The experience of disability in poetry . Philadelphia...
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Public Culture (1 January 1991) 4 (1): 143.
Published: 01 January 1991
...- uate Center, City University of New York. She has recently published two poems The Storm, and Night-Scene, the Garden, as well as a novel, Nampally Road. Her critical work includes Women in Romanticism: Mary Wollstonecraft, Dorothy Wordsworth, Mary Shelly and Fault Lines (forthcoming from the...
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Public Culture (1 January 1991) 4 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 January 1991
... tongue Sinhalese: “Untimely Rain,” “The End of the Aeon,” “Human Devil,” “Rainbow,” “Echoes,“ and “From a Distant Land.” The poem above, which was originally written in Sinhalese, has been translated into English by the author himself. Disanaylce is a research scholar at- tached to the East-West...
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Public Culture (1 May 2010) 22 (2): 237–263.
Published: 01 May 2010
... origins of sound reproduction . Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Sullivan, Andrew. 2009. A poem for Iran. Atlantic, June 16. andrewsullivan.theatlantic.com/the_daily_dish/2009/06/a-poem-for-iran.html . Talattof, Kamran. 2000 . The politics of writing in Iran: A history of modern Persian...
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Public Culture (1 May 2005) 17 (2): 319–338.
Published: 01 May 2005
... implode the linguistic utterances that frame them. While the musical epigraphs haunt the full text of Souls by way of suggestion, they stand on their own as booming, yet mute, phono-epi-graphs at the intersection of the poems and the body...
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Public Culture (1 September 2002) 14 (3): 477–492.
Published: 01 September 2002
.... 491 Public Culture John Martone is the editor and publisher of tel-let, a journal of new writing, avail- able on-line at www.johnmartone.net. He has also edited the forthcoming book, Spiritual Necessity: Selected Poems of Frank Samperi. His own literary...
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Public Culture (1 September 2016) 28 (3 (80)): 447–456.
Published: 01 September 2016
... translators except that the baww is also a recurring trope in their poetry—the oral verse of the desert nomads, the oldest literature in Arabic. Particularly in elegiac poems, the speaker will sometimes describe himself as leaning over the body of a dead comrade or relative, typically one who has been...
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Public Culture (1 May 2003) 15 (2): 261–286.
Published: 01 May 2003
.... Ogun, “God of Iron and metallurgy, Explorer, Artisan, Hunter, God of war, Guardian of the Road, the Creative Essence,” as Soyinka describes and eulogizes him in the epic poem “Idanre,” is the god of ironsmiths, motor mechanics, drivers, and...
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Public Culture (1 September 1993) 5 (3): 621–625.
Published: 01 September 1993
... of image and desire-and what else might a poem be?- was dangerous, filled with disclosures that could rupture the fine skin of decorum, threaten hierarchy, the accustomed flow of household, even public order. And to a young girl in a Syrian Christian household, raised both in Kerala and...
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Public Culture (1 January 2010) 22 (1): 119–126.
Published: 01 January 2010
... Command in Miami said in a statement. project:rendition william ALLEN June 17, 1007, 2:00 p.m. reading his poem “Wrath,” from The Seven Deadly Sins...
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Public Culture (1 January 2011) 23 (1): 259–261.
Published: 01 January 2011
...: Anticolonial Thought and the Politics of Friendship (2006), Postcolonialism: A Critical Introduction (1998), Measures of Home and Other Poems (2000), and the coauthored England through Colonial Eyes (2001). She is a founding editor of the journal Postcolonial Studies...
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Public Culture (1 January 1995) 8 (1): 127–158.
Published: 01 January 1995
... Patagonia to the Solomon Islands. 4. On the complexly situated micropolitical thematics , indigenous counternationalism, and gather- ing social weight of the Hawaiian sovereignty struggle within the decolonizing American Pacific, see the poems...
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Public Culture (1 May 2005) 17 (2): 235–254.
Published: 01 May 2005
... part of his assertion of the importance of African Americans in America’s cultural, spiritual, and material development. But even in this fi nal chapter, Du Bois said little about the pairing of songs and poems. What, then, are we to make of these combinations? We can understand the epigraphs...
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Public Culture (1 May 1991) 3 (2): 93–112.
Published: 01 May 1991
... in pre-British Calcutta. Next to this iconic representation of the Bengali woman is the trademark of Tantuja. tably W. B. Yeats)as the “mystic from the East” and awarded the Nobel Prize for a book of his poems. lo Literally, Dhakai saris are saris made by the weavers of Dhaka...
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Public Culture (1 May 1994) 6 (2): 407–410.
Published: 01 May 1994
... commentary and their subsequent politicization 1. Deng Ming (JtyI), ed. 1985. Fourhcient Poems Written in Grass Calligraphy by Tang Llynasly Calligrapher Zhang Xu Itl@$FA&$Wh!i ). Shanghai: Renmin wenshu chubanshe. Page 11. 2. Lee, Benjamin. 1993. “Going Public.” Public Culture 5(2...
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Public Culture (1 January 2003) 15 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 January 2003
... state, which purports to make civil society possible by monopolizing legitimate force. The other is represented by Herman Melville’s unorthodox and distinctly nontriumphalist Civil War poem “Shiloh,” which, with its pastoral image of swal...