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the minnesota review (2023) 2023 (100): 65–79.
Published: 01 May 2023
... by unexpected encounters with ideas, arguments, and artworks. My defense of misreading as a creative act, however, asks for a broader description of contingency that includes accidents, misprisions, and fortuitous faults in memory generating flights of fancy and unbidden and unexpected imaginative analogies...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 83–95.
Published: 01 May 2017
..., these laws and movements call into question the very dichotomies of nature/culture and body/spirit. © 2017 Virginia Tech 2017 mattering wondering contingent encounters affect blind feeling sensation Works Cited Alaimo Stacy Hekman Susan , eds. 2008 . Material Feminisms...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 96–111.
Published: 01 May 2017
...- larly, Coole and Frost observe that “we inhabit an ineluctably material world. We live our everyday lives surrounded by, immersed in, matter. At every turn we encounter physical objects fashioned by human design and endure natural forces whose imperatives structure our daily rou- tines...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 153–159.
Published: 01 May 2008
...— starts to become blurred. In this Peircean scenario, interpretation starts to look more like a series of encounters with the contingencies of experience, and intention starts to look more like a continuation of this series. Perhaps the Michaels of “Against Theory” would say...
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the minnesota review (2022) 2022 (99): 144–158.
Published: 01 November 2022
...). For me all writing begins with an old lady in the corner. The train Woolf jumps into to encounter Mr. Smith and Mrs. Brown, who are held together-apart in a conversation, speaks in three voices to me: a carriage in motion as three points of view engage and negotiate, a strong and straight voice...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 185–194.
Published: 01 May 2008
... measures than the student populations they are poised to encounter. The nature of these encounters has also been transformed; as information technology works to “increase the frequency of faculty-student interaction, it may also change the nature—the quality...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 62–79.
Published: 01 May 2013
...; and her most recent work on epistemology and twentieth-century science studies. Exchanges during the interview also touch on Smith’s dismay at the increasing prominence of marketability as a concern of the academy; her response to anxieties over relativism occasioned by her book Contingencies of Value...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (89): 57–70.
Published: 01 November 2017
... the category of reading to better understand the temporal, spatial, and sensory encounter between text and audience. © 2017 Virginia Tech 2017 affect theory aesthetics Eugenie Brinkema C. Namwali Serpell renée c. hoogland Works Cited Abel Marco . 2007 . Violent Affect . Lincoln...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 170–179.
Published: 01 November 2015
... as enabling interper- sonal encounters capable of countering the impersonality of relations in today’s socioeconomic organization (Bourriaud 2002; Lind 2011; Bishop 2012; Thompson 2012). minnesota review 85 (2015) DOI 10.1215/00265667-3144738  © 2015 Virginia Tech 170...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (86): 81–100.
Published: 01 May 2016
... product” (1976, 58). Levitas similarly argues that our “task” as readers must be “to reveal and recover the anticipatory essence from the dross 84 the minnesota review of contingent and compensatory elements in which utopia is dressed up in particular circumstances” (1990, 88). I The more...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 195–198.
Published: 01 May 2008
... and visiting positions. Many fields are thus rendered “collections of potential transients” (325) that prove much less diverse by demographic measures than the student populations they are poised to encounter. The nature of these encounters has also been transformed...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 47–58.
Published: 01 May 2017
.../contingency of the expressions and forms of conceptions as real things. From the materialist investigations that coalesced through and in the merger of the sciences with humanities research (notably in Bergson 2004; Haraway 1988, 1991, 1997; Barad 2007; Lévy-Leblond 1976, 1999; Plotnitsky 2006...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 180–188.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., contingency, threat, alterity, incommensurability, and so on. At the same time, such exchanges implied by precarious rela- tionality suggest a complex realm of promises, assurances, guaran- tees, expectations, investments, anticipation, projections, fantasies, optimism, faith, desire, enthusiasm, belief...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 107–118.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., diffuse, and indirect ways and Adan and Bateman 111 at times through fleeting impressions and aleatory encounters, audi- ences that are curious, receptive, or even simply sentient can find themselves able to glean unexpected cultural and political possibili...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 85–102.
Published: 01 November 2006
... Interview 91 that come from armed encounters, the military "citre et trans" metaphors ("this territory and—over there—that territory the metaphors of military opposition, which are particularly useless when what is perceived to be in opposition is actually two discourses. The only thing that can...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (86): 101–121.
Published: 01 May 2016
... is contingently embedded in historical structures and is the “affair of an ever-vigilant opportunism” (2010). Returning to the categories of impulse and program, he (per- haps counterintuitively) identifies the first with the economic and the second with the political. This distinction allows him...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 51–60.
Published: 01 November 2007
... : Princeton UP , 1982 . Kierkegaard Soren . Fear and Trembling . Trans. Hannay A. . London : Penguin , 1985 . Kirmmse Bruce H. , ed. Encounters with Kierkegaard . Princeton : Princeton UP , 1996 . Nietzsche Friedrich . Human, All Too Human . Trans. Hollingdale R...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 101–122.
Published: 01 May 2009
... that benefited from this system, it was operating beautifully. From graduate students, the next most obvious move was to understand the working condition of the majority of faculty, which is to say faculty on contingent appointments. Today 70% or more of the faculty...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 199–205.
Published: 01 November 2007
... or discipline might be considered to be irrelevant in another. And surely if a disputant must be able to read inferences in order to communicate faithfully what “they say,” then we begin to encounter the limits of templates. As a matter of fact, no discussion of how to make inferences from particular...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 139–145.
Published: 01 May 2017
..., as the examples show the force of love (and pleasure and desire) in life’s material agencies. The material loving forces disobey the strict genetic order or fail to conform to the law of the strongest, but they involve contingency, meaning there are no forces guiding evolu- tion other than those...