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the minnesota review (1 May 2017) 2017 (88): 59–68.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Monika Rogowska-Stangret This essay sketches cartographies of new materialism with reference to theoretical dynamics and transformations of the category of the body. By tracing interconnections between concepts of corporeality coined by Elizabeth Grosz, transcorporeality developed by Stacy Alaimo...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2012) 2012 (79): 6–7.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Jamaal May © 2012 by Virginia Tech 2012 Jamaal May The Man Who Paints Mountains and Helicopters for Rodney Denne Not the coin and not the thumb. Not even the palm it smacks down on, heads up. You are not the choice, no matter what it looks like today...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2012) 2012 (78): 16.
Published: 01 May 2012
... stays outstretched and she’s asking for just a little of our gold, something for the bus or for lunch or, I reach into my tiny purse, drop some coins, since now her hand is the meter, that turns us in our slot. minnesota review 78 (2012) DOI 10.1215/0026 5667-1550491...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2005) 2005 (63-64): 53.
Published: 01 May 2005
... threw, like pennies into a fountain. The boys dove for our coins, ducks after breadcrumbs, and swallowed them whole. ...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2005) 2005 (63-64): 45.
Published: 01 May 2005
... air, gives birth to the borders of silence, like a pinwheel whose edges spin with wind. Sexual definition. No entrance but into the seams. The sentence as pinata. A childhood drama—to strike blind and then the candy, tiny wooden animals, gold foiled coins, falling through the lifting, the...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2011) 2011 (77): 27.
Published: 01 November 2011
... there are words more powerful than ‘no.’ You’re here, it says, remember that you were. Coins on her empty eyes. A ribbon at her throat. But they pretend not to hear, bequeath the hill to her. Forgive us, who watch from the duskedge green...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 45–47.
Published: 01 May 2015
... something awful! he yells.    He’s shaking you.       He knows he is leaving. 4. Four sides of the same coin, four dreams, four different ways          of telling the same fucking story. Four more turns of the kaleidoscope, the pieces of the world falling...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 15–17.
Published: 01 November 2009
... coffee, issued forth from an office doorway and rose up behind the Asian kid. With a paw-like hand he grabbed him by the shoulder and spun him around with no more effort than it would take to flip a coin. The CO bent his huge frame and with less than six inches...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 53–59.
Published: 01 May 2008
... back to visit us?” “Yeah,” I said, feeling my conscience ache for lying in church. “You’re a very special boy, you hear?” she said, squeezing my shoulder. She reached into her pocket and pulled out coins and put them into my hand. Sis’ Rose jumped from...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 165–169.
Published: 01 November 2009
... increasingly on animals, though without coining a new term for the academic niche. All of these various academic areas 166 the minnesota review and others remain partially allied but also in competition with one another. 1 The sheer volume of material that is...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 167–171.
Published: 01 May 2008
... marrying the beloved Foucault to the despised Lasch, Robbins now reasserts his belief in the value of literary criticism’s dominant coin. If I understand Robbins, he wishes to foster a dialectical view of Foucault and the larger logic Foucault describes: that is, to hold in our minds...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 92–101.
Published: 01 May 2015
... when their Harlem apartment got too expensive, even as it became a byword for “blight.” They were thrilled to buy a house with a 21 percent inter- est rate on the loan. That was the era, one hears, of white flight to the suburbs, but also the moment when British sociologist Ruth Glass coined...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 60–72.
Published: 01 November 2014
... has already emerged in refinements of its definition by those who first coined it: Paul Crut- zen and Eugene F. Stoermer originally defined the Anthropocene through the “central role of mankind in geology and ecology” lasting over long periods (2000, 18). More recently, however, Crutzen and...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2007) 2007 (68): 159–165.
Published: 01 May 2007
... Absent Minds: Intellectuals in Britain is a study in intellectual history that proceeds from the same premise as Robbins and Warner: namely, that we should investigate the question of the intellectual rather than understand it as a fixed social category. Collini coins the term “Dreyfus Envy” to...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 133–140.
Published: 01 May 2008
... a theorist, writer, teacher, and intellectual impresario.) By far the most important is an emphasis on the literary work as a composition, on the basis of which the function of its elements becomes the primary focus. “Formalism” was a term of abuse coined by critics of the...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2013) 2013 (81): 79–101.
Published: 01 November 2013
... alien abduction as symptomatic of American paranoia and distrust. The politics of culture remained her focus in Publicity’s Secret: How Technoculture Capitalizes on Democracy (Cornell University Press, 2002), in which she coins the phrase “communicative capitalism” to describe our con...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2017) 2017 (89): 103–122.
Published: 01 November 2017
... helps us learn English. Watson  You coined a wonderful phrase, “extreme center,” the title of a 2015 book on the tensions between the global political elite and popu- Ali Interview 115 lar movements. This phrase seems ever more relevant given the Trump...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2012) 2012 (79): 101–112.
Published: 01 November 2012
... significance, the latter to the different representations, including translations, of literatures from all countries.” I have, referring very much to the practice of world literature in China, simply developed this conjectural concept coined by my Western colleagues, pushing it into a broader context...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 219–230.
Published: 01 November 2009
..., the purebred dog had secured its place as the preferred pet of the American upper class, as well as of those who aspired to it. Social critic Thorstein Veblen, best known for coining the term “conspicuous consumption,” remarked upon this class connection between the rich and their dogs. He...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2017) 2017 (89): 71–82.
Published: 01 November 2017
... anymore. Muñoz  Roberto Esposito has recently coined the term pensiero vivente, “living thought,” to describe the so-called Italian difference. For Esposito, the “new Italian thought” trumpets a new way of thinking that opens itself to questions of “life,” concrete things, and politics beyond...