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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 33–65.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Nouri Gana Theodor W. Adorno's by now infamous dictum that “to write lyric poetry after Auschwitz is barbaric” still weighs heavily on various modern and contemporary representations of war and violence, especially in the Arab world, where the legacy of the Holocaust, entangled with differing or...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): 237–263.
Published: 01 May 2010
... , translated by David Kishik and Stefan Pedatella. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press. Ardalan, David. 2009. Poetry from Iran, one tweet at a time. NPR, June 28. www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=105980771 . Arjomand, Said Amir. 1988 . The turban for the crown: The Islamic...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2010
... following phrases and statements: “the banality of evil” (Arendt); the state’s alleged “monopoly over the legitimate use of violence” (Weber); “to write lyric poetry after Auschwitz is barbaric” (Adorno); and the near-obsessive postmodern...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (2): 235–254.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Art” Anne E. Carroll ne of the most striking aspects of W. E. B. Du Bois’s The Souls of Black O Folk (1903) is the author’s use of lines of poetry and bars of song to open each of the book’s fourteen chapters. Each inscription includes a few lines or...
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Public Culture (1990) 2 (2): 104–113.
Published: 01 May 1990
... ('new poetry') movement, which appeared in Marathi in the late 1930s and became dominant in the 1950s. Their early work has several features in common: preoccupation with lyric forms; skill in technical inno- vation, especially with respect to poetic voice; and absorption in emotion and desires...
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Public Culture (1991) 4 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 January 1991
..., No. 1: Fall 1991 142 begins to wilt brown, in a confused morning full of sunlight and dust, monkeys and history. Whal Disanayake is a national award-winning Writer and a leading poet from Sn Lanka. He has published six volumes of poetry in his mother...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (3 (71)): 575–576.
Published: 01 September 2013
... 2013 Badiou, Alain, and Nicolas Truong. 2012. In Praise of Love . New York: New Press. Chasar, Mike. 2012. Everyday Reading: Poetry and Popular Culture in Modern America . New York: Columbia University Press. Combes, Muriel. 2013. Gilbert Simondon and the Philosophy of the...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (3): 623–624.
Published: 01 September 2009
... completing a book, coauthored with Qicheng Zhang, about practices of nurtur­ ing life (yangsheng) in contemporary Beijing. Claudia K. Grinnell is an assistant professor of English at the University of Loui­ siana at Monroe. She teaches technical writing and has published poetry, fiction, and...
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Public Culture (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 (2015) 27 (1 (75)): 193–195.
Published: 01 January 2015
.... 2014. Ethnographies of the State in Central Asia: Performing Politics . Bloomington: Indiana University Press. Rodowick, D. N. 2014. Elegy for Theory . Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Rosaldo, Renato. 2014. The Day of Shelly’s Death: The Poetry and Ethnography of Grief . Durham, NC...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 369–370.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Justice. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. Frederik, Laurie A. 2012. Trumpets in the Mountains: Theater and the Politics of National Culture in Cuba. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Furani, Khaled. 2012. Silencing the Sea: Secular Rhythms in Palestinian Poetry. Stanford, Calif...
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Public Culture (1997) 10 (1): 213–214.
Published: 01 January 1997
...- munities in the United States. Each issue of SAMAR carries a core set of articles (the “forum as well as short fiction, poetry, art, profiles, reviews, and interviews. Past forum titles include: “Culture away from ‘Home “The Packaging of South...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (2): 329–332.
Published: 01 May 2001
... poetry in El Coro: A Chorus of Latino and Latina Poetry (edited by Martín Espada, 1997) and elsewhere. 332 Elizabeth Pérez , a doctoral student at the University of Chicago Divinity School, conducts research on...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 643–646.
Published: 01 September 2012
...: Psychoanalysis, Colonial Trauma, and Global Sovereign- ties. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Barker, Joanne. 2011. Native Acts: Law, Recognition, and Cultural Authenticity. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Bean, Heidi R., and Mike Chasar, eds. 2011. Poetry after Cultural Studies. Iowa City...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (2): 261–286.
Published: 01 May 2003
..., and Isidore Okpewho, who kindly read through the first draft of the paper. A somewhat different and abridged version, entitled “Explorations in Animist Materialism and a Read- ing of the Poetry of Niyi Osundare,” is scheduled to appear in Abdul Rasheed Na’Allah, ed., The Peo- ple’s Poet: Emerging...
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Public Culture (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 (2003) 15 (1): 41–54.
Published: 01 January 2003
... published it in 1866 in Battle-Pieces and Aspects of the War, his first and best book of poetry, written after his novelistic career had essentially ended in failure. It is an unaccountably beautiful poem, building up to an extraordinary single line, which it shudders away from and contains in parentheses...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 119–126.
Published: 01 January 2010
... 125 project:rendition Participants William Allen is a poet and painter. His poetry books include The Man on the Moon (1987) and Sev- astopol: On Photographs of War (1997). His art and poetry can be seen at www.ekphrases.com. Jake Araujo-Simon attends Stuyvesant High School in...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (2): x–xi.
Published: 01 May 1998
... young age. Over the space of the school week, the teacher taught the students, who had not been studying poetry, how to draft a poem. This selection of poems from their dossier represents writing under dire conditions: Many students were internal refugees, most had lost loved ones to the war, and...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 285–288.
Published: 01 January 2000
... literature and poetry. Through his mural he hopes to give courage to the hardworking people of Dakar’s informal economy while teaching them about world history. Papisto often discusses his mural. His portraits of the sainted Bamba are thresholds...