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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 24.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Jeffrey H. MacLachlan © 2013 Jeffrey H. MacLachlan 2013 Jeffrey H. MacLachlan The Vanishing Child I’m leading you to her. Pay attention to what I’m saying. Doesn’t the night sky look like a giant one-way mirror? As a child, we’d go to the planetarium for school trips and create water...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (95): 44.
Published: 01 November 2020
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 43.
Published: 01 November 2012
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 26–27.
Published: 01 November 2019
.... I don t know how to respond to this except to look at the screen, to see what she s pointing at: a child. She says, We ll have to input some of our biologi- cal data so we can make her all ours. And then love it until it grows and can become independent. We ll have to take her into the store...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (87): 9.
Published: 01 November 2016
... room, at the unconcerned child unclasping her hand, exhibiting a citrine guinea-pig through framed fingers, tiny and still. City of Jewels. You asked for letters to be left on your bed; of course, spell out orange six-petaled tears onto the face of a child, some troubled years older now. It’s...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 83–94.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Survey . Translated by Simmonds Gemma Price Richard . Notre Dame : University of Notre Dame Press . Miller David Lee . 2003 . Dreams of the Burning Child: Sacrificial Sons and the Father’s Witness . Ithaca : Cornell University Press . Nancy Jean-Luc . 2008a . Corpus...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 45.
Published: 01 May 2012
... flour in the damage of four-and-score, a delivered scroll, handle of scorn. Rushing in is the child of bread, breaded and baked, the child in want, open hands. Child, how do you select the good toys? What’s the taste of mud-grass-and-dandelion pies? How...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 16–17.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Mason Nunemaker © 2017 Mason Nunemaker 2017 Mason Nunemaker Unfruitful When I was young my mother convinced me if I ate the black seeds of a watermelon, one would grow, like a child, in my stomach; my belly would balloon, vines crawling up my esophagus, bursting from my mouth...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 45.
Published: 01 May 2005
.... This "public text," memory—against the humiliation of not being picked. Out of all atrocity can we find the hurt child? Out of all great empathy—the hand reaching into the ditch. To burst open the seams, to spin in. A sentence whose seeking is in. You cannot erase the child, the sentence says...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 16.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Marcela Sulak © 2012 by Virginia Tech 2012 Marcela Sulak Ecclesiastes Katamon, Jerusalem It’s so nice to be pretty and wearing polka dots on a swinging dress with a small cinched waist pushing a blue-eyed golden child through the trade winds in her pram...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 126–150.
Published: 01 May 2014
... a feeling of happiness: marriage, child, house, steady job. And he, like other happy people, inhabits the present comfortably, with no articu- lated cares about what will “happen” to him in the future and no regrets for his past. In contrast, Mavis continually strives to live around the present’s...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 5–12.
Published: 01 May 2011
... on the fringes, reflecting the blue sky and an occasional spark from the sun. As a child, she loved red. Now, Sarla wasn’t sure. Red was lively, uplifting. It reminded her that her marriage was still intact, that Igra was still alive. It also suggested that life was feeble, only a tiger paw away...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 95–105.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., something or someone (a trace, a work, an institution, a child), bears your name, that is to say, your title. The naïve rendering or common illusion [fantasme courant] is that you have given your name to X, thus all that returns to X, in a direct or indirect way, in a straight or oblique line...
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the minnesota review (2010) 2010 (75): 143–144.
Published: 01 November 2010
.... Durham: Duke UP, 2009. Berube, Michael. The Left at War. New York: NYU P, 2009. Brier, Evan. A Novel Marketplace: Mass Culture, the Book Trade, and Postwar American Fiction. Philadelphia: U of Pennsylvania P, 2010. Buick, Kirsten Pai. Child of the Fire: Mary Edmonda Lewis...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 153–159.
Published: 01 May 2008
...- known example of the child who learns not to touch a hot stove through the “ignorance and error” of an experiential encounter, Grimstad 157 whereby a memorable pain etches a rule for future action, Michaels, following Peirce...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 159–177.
Published: 01 May 2005
... of success are. What they found was that the first determinant of success was a two- parent household. Obviously it is hard for a single parent to have the time to keep the young child focused on school work. The single parent comes home, has to work longer hours, has to cook dinner, and so the child...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 29–34.
Published: 01 November 2013
.... You believe you’re catching on? Right. Thank you for your suggestion, but we’re not so sure that any of the Madonna-with-child paintings throughout the course of art his- tory will work for your purpose. For one thing, they all convey the sort of sincere love between mother and child...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 18–20.
Published: 01 November 2009
... believed that I did not love him. My daughter had her first child at fifteen. Neither finished high school. Treasured moments in their childhoods never became memories of mine. My triumphs were never theirs. They didn’t share their first bike rides with their father, or fishing trips...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 30–43.
Published: 01 May 2015
... suppressed appetite, and she isn’t wrong. Mira is fixing you with a look, primed for a fight. Though you didn’t mean to start one, preferring to withhold your opinions until a more oppor- tune time (your child’s fortieth birthday, perhaps) presented itself, you worry you may not be rhetorically nimble...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 31–41.
Published: 01 November 2019
... an average child in a mid- dle-class household who goes on to a state university to receive average grades. I wanted to retire modestly and live in a perfectly acceptable adult care home with mediocre food where I would eventually die of something banal like old age, maybe, or one of the types of cancer...