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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (2): 279–312.
Published: 01 April 2010
... frequently facilitates the very social divisions it seeks to suture. © 2010 Duke University Press 2010 Marlon B. Ross An Anatomy of the Race Icon: Joe Louis as Fetish-Idol in Postmodern America The deep truth is imageless. —Percy Bysshe Shelley...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1988) 87 (3): 525–550.
Published: 01 July 1988
...Masao Miyoshi Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 Masao Miyoshi Against the Native Grain: The Japanese Novel and the Postmodern West1 Every experience of reading a marginal text is at least potentially upsetting. When a third world text is read in the first world, the sense...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1988) 87 (3): 571–589.
Published: 01 July 1988
...Alan Wolfe Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 Alan Wolfe Suicide and the Japanese Postmodern: A Postnarrative Paradigm? Rjstmodernity has as one of its distinguish­ ing characteristics the capacity and inclina­ tion to juxtapose polar opposites: the inhabi­ tant of contemporary...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1988) 87 (3): 401–418.
Published: 01 July 1988
...Tetsuo Najita Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 Tetsuo Najita On Culture and Technology in Postmodern Japan The rise of modern subjectivity and man-centered individualism is seen here not merely as an avoid­ able mistake, but as a phase in the course of human emancipation...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1988) 87 (3): 551–570.
Published: 01 July 1988
...Norma Field Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 Norma Field Somehow: The Postmodern as Atmosphere ^Riis essay examines the 1980 Japanese novel Somehow, Crystal (a title hardly less peculiar in Japanese Nantonaku, kurisutaru than in English) in an effort to respond to the question...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1988) 87 (3): 419–444.
Published: 01 July 1988
...Marilyn Ivy Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 Marilyn Ivy Critical Texts, Mass Artifacts: The Consumption of Knowledge in Postmodern Japan J apan has come to exist within the American political unconscious as an almost comfort­ ing figure of danger and promise the danger...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1990) 89 (2): 431–453.
Published: 01 April 1990
...Frank Lentricchia Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 Frank Lentricchia Libra as Postmodern Critique Two scenes in Don DeLillo s fiction are pri­ mal for his imagination of America. The first occurs in his first book, Americana, in a brief dialogue the ostensible subject of which...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1990) 89 (2): 337–353.
Published: 01 April 1990
...John A. McClure Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 John A. McClure Postmodern Romance: Don DeLillo and the Age of Conspiracy DeLillo crafts his fictions out of the forms of popular romance: out of the espio­ nage thriller, the imperial adventure novel, the western, science fiction...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1997) 96 (2): 247–273.
Published: 01 April 1997
...Joseph Farrell Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 Joseph Farrell Walcott s Omeros: The Classical Epic in a Postmodern World Let me begin with an anecdote. I have a daughter who is a student in the Philadelphia public school system. Like any other big-city school system, ours has...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1993) 92 (3): 453–459.
Published: 01 July 1993
...Nelly Richard Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 Nelly Richard The Latin American Problematic of Theoretical-Cultural Transference: Postmodern Appropriations and Counterappropriations As with all cultural practice, theoretical reflection is a materially situated activity...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1999) 98 (1-2): 217–230.
Published: 01 January 1999
...Ramón Saldívar Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Ramon Saldivar Transnational Migrations and Border Identities: Immigration and Postmodern Culture It was not so very long ago that terms like immigration, postmodern, and culture were rarely found in contiguity and that labor...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2003) 102 (1): 263–278.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Alan Liu 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Alan Liu Remembering the Spruce Goose: Historicism, Postmodernism, Romanticism We enter the great...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1988) 87 (3): 629–634.
Published: 01 July 1988
...Asada Akira; Kyoto Selden Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 Asada Akira Infantile Capitalism and Japan s Postmodernism: A Fairy Tale ^\llow me to talk semi-extemporaneously because I am not familiar with the aca­ demic customs of American Japanology, and because above all else...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1989) 88 (3): 605–632.
Published: 01 July 1989
...Anne Mack; J. J. Rome Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 Anne Mack and J. J. Rome Marxism, Romanticism, and Postmodernism: An American Case History [ I his past month we received the follow­ ing document: the report of a discussion between three professors identified...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1993) 92 (3): 543–556.
Published: 01 July 1993
...George Yúdice Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 George Yudice Postmodernism in the Periphery ^discussions of postmodernism by Latin American intellectuals and those from other peripheral social formations (like Geeta Kapur, whose essay is included in this col­ lection...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1997) 96 (1): 159–168.
Published: 01 January 1997
...Margarita Mateo Palmer; Sophia McClennen Expósito; Candice Ward Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 Margarita Mateo Palmer Cuban Youth and Postmodernism Run into the street with the impossible name (Ultima Thule), erase it with your bones, and write with your blood: here and now...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (2): 241–260.
Published: 01 April 2013
... memories”—generational memories that fade into the horizon as the lights of a modernizing urban landscape push them out of view—I argue that postmodern, or postsoul, African American culture is driven to a large extent by the twilight memories of civil rights-era charismatic leadership. © 2013 Duke...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (3): 567–584.
Published: 01 July 2016
... Césaire's apocalyptic and establishes it as a precondition of the work of two post-Césairean trends: existentialism (Frantz Fanon) and what I call the Afro-postmodern (Edouard Glissant). © 2016 Duke University Press 2016 Césaire Fanon history memory apocalypse prophecy References...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (2): 247–265.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Frédéric Neyrat Catastrophes now are part of our daily lives, as though the apocalypse could hit us each morning. Yet this crazy relation to the world is a sane response to postmodern society. A new form of governance that I call the biopolitics of catastrophe has come into being in the attempt...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1993) 92 (3): 515–527.
Published: 01 July 1993
... depredation imposed by imperial powers. Decolonization, revolution, aesthetic vanguards, and the conjunction of utopianizing rebellions called countercultures were the result of the aforesaid resistance. In some ways, they constituted true postmodernity. It is customary to use this name, however, to refer...