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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 114–128.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Orleans landscape—from pastoral ideals to urban decay—demonstrates how Vietnamese Americans complicate conventional understandings of race, space, and citizenship in the Crescent City. © 2015 Virginia Tech 2015 Asian American diaspora ecology pastoral US South Works Cited Airriess...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2013) 2013 (81): 57–78.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Janell Watson In this interview, Jacqueline Rose discusses her engagements with psychoanalytic feminism and discusses its legacies in the United States and in Great Britain. She uses Lacan and Freud not only to read literature but also to discuss politics, especially the issues of anti-Semitism and...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 163–171.
Published: 01 November 2014
... writing as they are employed to imagine a world made by us and a world without us. © 2014 Virginia Tech 2014 Works Cited Bataille Georges . (1949) 1989 . The Accursed Share . Vol. 1 . New York : Zone Books . Blanchot Maurice . 1995 . The Writing of the Disaster...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2012) 2012 (78): 130–145.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Mohammed Abdullah Hussein Muharram Despite the renewed interest in Arabic writing following Naguib Mahfouz's winning of the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1988, the terrorist attacks of 9/11, the war on terror, and the US invasion of Iraq, texts by Arab authors are surprisingly absent from the major...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2017) 2017 (88): 69–82.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Whitney Stark In this semimanifesto, I approach how understandings of quantum physics and cyborgian bodies can (or always already do) ally with feminist anti-oppression practices long in use. The idea of the body (whether biological, social, or of work) is not stagnant, and new materialist...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2011) 2011 (76): 141–155.
Published: 01 May 2011
... essential to preserving the critical energy of cultural studies as its concepts and methodologies spread around the globe. In Culture in the Age of Three Worlds (2004), Michael Denning claims that the era of cultural studies has come to an end with the sociopolitical paradigm shift that moves us from the...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2015) 2015 (85): 144–152.
Published: 01 November 2015
... lyric and the prospect poem, Prynne, Awoonor, and Trethewey use the hill as a location for staging the ethical dilemmas of the putative “global citizen.” From poetic hills in England, Ghana, and New Orleans, the view stretches to accommodate global suffering, inequality, and the lives of others, who...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2011) 2011 (76): 97–107.
Published: 01 May 2011
... profoundly affected by how individual professors interpret their freedom to teach, conduct research, disseminate scholarship, speak in public on controversial issues, or criticize institutional policies and practices. Given that college professors use various definitions of academic freedom in their...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 83–92.
Published: 01 November 2014
... inherently technological. It is not mere humans that have reached out and changed the climate but humans extended by planet-scale economies and industries. The computed climate models that show us the climate has changed are just another way we’ve come to rely on automated devices to understand what is...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2012) 2012 (79): 113–136.
Published: 01 November 2012
... sensationalism, a carnivalesque dinner party of festivity enjoyed by academics, media practitioners, and other cultural workers — the “discourse owners” of China’s global “cultural soft power” or “discourse power,” to use the new buzzwords. Missing, however, are well-grounded and seriously thought-out responses...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2014) 2014 (82): 59–96.
Published: 01 May 2014
... explores the concept of collectivization through aesthetic form and material extension during the 1980s and 1990s, in the precarios. I then map how Vicuña uses form to disclose the interplay of etymology and materiality in Palabrarmás (1992) and Instan (2002), giving plural voice to collectivized...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 60–68.
Published: 01 May 2015
... political expediency. © 2015 Virginia Tech 2015 Katrina levees disaster misconceptions US Army Corps of Engineers Works Cited Campanella Richard . 2006 . Geographies of New Orleans: Urban Fabrics before the Storm . Lafayette : Center for Louisiana Studies . Dunbar J. B...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 56–59.
Published: 01 May 2015
... in US history, this cluster of essays on the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina reflects on the hurricane, the measures that could have been taken to prevent the massive devastation caused by it, and the imme- diate and long-term responses by the government, private industry, and civil society...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 171–182.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Debra Hawhee © 2009 the minnesota review 2009 Works Cited Anderson Dana . Identity’s Strategy: Rhetorical Selves in Conversion . Columbia : U of South Carolina P , 2007 . Burke Kenneth . Attitudes Toward History . 3rd ed. Berkeley : U of California P , 1937...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2007) 2007 (68): 55–65.
Published: 01 May 2007
... day almost nobody is aware that John F. Kennedy attacked South Vietnam in 1962 and initiated a major aggression, was carrying out a major terrorist war against Cuba, and was initiating programs that led to an incredible plague of terror around Latin America. A couple of us...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 255–262.
Published: 01 November 2009
... . Boston : Houghton Mifflin , 2003 . Weber Karl , ed. Food, Inc.: How Industrial Food Is Making Us Sicker, Fatter, and Poorer—and What You Can Do about It . New York : Participant Media , 2009 . Joseph G. Ramsey Rattling the Capitalist Food Chain (on Food, Inc. [dir. Robert...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 141–151.
Published: 01 May 2008
... of African Americans in the US South under Jim Crow. 2 Endore joined the Communist Party during the late 1930s, he later said, not because he agreed on all issues, but because the Party “represented the most extreme protest against what I saw going on in the world…I was a Communist only in...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2013) 2013 (81): 27–28.
Published: 01 November 2013
... disintegrate. Those high-art folk like to talk about decay these days. Painting in blood. Horseshit, I say. We been doing this down South ages. Yard show part land, part weather, part human, part not. It jump together up in you and you can’t shake it. There’s codes in things, maybe you don’t know...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2015) 2015 (85): 191–195.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Review, Poet Lore, Indivisible: An Anthology of Contem- porary South Asian American Poetry (2010), and elsewhere. He teaches English at Highland Park High School in Illinois, was a 2014–15 fel- low in the US Department of State’s Teachers for Global Classrooms Program, and recently completed an MFA...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2007) 2007 (68): 29–33.
Published: 01 May 2007
... him psychologically.” “That’s nothing. I knew a doctor named Paine once,” said my other friend, Sherman the car-repair manager. “And we used to live next to a family whose name was spelled H-O-A-R-E. Pronounced ‘whore.’ And they had two young daughters.” “You’re always changing the...