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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 141–155.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Imre Szeman Does it make sense to speak of a global cultural studies? This review essay examines the apparent critical aversion to such a category by exploring the approaches taken by two books that consider the state of cultural studies in the global era. Ackbar Abbas and John Nguyet Erni's...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 289–296.
Published: 01 May 2009
... John . “The Feminization of Globalization.” Cultural Critique 63 . 1 ( 2006 ): 1 - 32 . Ramazani Jahan . “Black British Poetry and the Translocal.” A Cambridge Companion to Twentieth-Century English Poetry . Ed. Corcoran Neil . Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 2007 . 200 - 14...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 104–112.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Rita Raley This essay first considers global English in relation to the contemporary sociotechnological milieu. It examines machine translation applications, particularly Google Translate, and suggests that they globalize English in their de facto articulation of it as a normative default. Even...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 113–129.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Emily Brown Coolidge Toker There are at least two visions of the global use of English. Globalized English refers to a homogeneous, homogenizing, and standardized linguistic model derived from one or more of the historically anglophone countries and imposed on students and professionals learning...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 143–152.
Published: 01 November 2006
... of the University: Right to Philosophy 2, trans. Jan Plug, et al. [Stanford: Stanford UP, 2004]; Ravinder Kaur Sidhu, Universities and Globalization: To Market, To Market [Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum, 2006]; Sheila Slaughter and Gary Rhoades, Academic Capitalism and the New Economy: Markets...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 144–152.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Walt Hunter This essay considers how poems and lyrical prose by J. H. Prynne, Kofi Awoonor, and Natasha Trethewey examine the conditions of possibility for a global subject in the light of finality: that which may no longer be prevented nor undone. Revising the tradition of the locodescriptive...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 101–112.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Wang Ning The issue of modernity with regard to the function of translation has been one of the most cutting-edge theoretical topics in both Chinese and international contexts, especially in dealing with globalization and world literature. As we know, modernity functioned both politically...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 111–125.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Madigan Haley The novel has become a crucial interpretive site for global literary studies owing to its status as arguably the first, and most persistent, world genre. This essay marks a critical turn that coalesces around the problem of how to imagine the novel at the world scale. Recent...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 67–84.
Published: 01 May 2020
... with and departs from much contemporary migritude writing, particularly with respect to the genre’s focus on a global-North-based, black Atlantic African diaspora. The article draws attention to a “brown Atlantic,” in which Africa is the site both of diaspora and of homeland. More important, it shows that Patel’s...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 157–166.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., and migritude, a burgeoning global literary genre and field of scholarship that addresses contemporary discourses of migration and their colonial histories. Scego discusses her resistance to the category of “migrant writer” and the challenge of retelling stories of postcolonial African diaspora to Italy...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 113–136.
Published: 01 November 2012
... and 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 (2011) 2011 (77): 143–161.
Published: 01 November 2011
... with nationalism. To travel smoothly among the flows of global culture and public reason, one need not abandon the nation, but one must, in the dominant account, be willing to shed the parochial trappings of religion—or at least relegate such attachments to one's private life. In a time of Twitter revolutions...
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the minnesota review (2023) 2023 (101): 63–78.
Published: 01 November 2023
...Raya Alraddadi In examining Deepak Unnikrishnan’s Temporary People (2017), this article employs a materialist framework to develop a broader critical perspective that addresses the impact of global power on emerging narratives of labor migration. In engaging both aesthetic and material elements...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 133–140.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Susan Hegeman; Christian P. Haines; Peter Hitchcock The concept of the commons is central to an argument that connects indigenous people and their struggles both to global politics and to radical reconceptualizations of the relationships among knowledges, resources, and human communities...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 54–66.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., such as Britain and Italy, as well as South Asian and Caribbean diasporas. This body of work reveals intersections between complex histories of colonialism, immigration, globalization, and racism against migrants and highlights differences in region, class, gender, and sexuality that constrain the movement...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 137–156.
Published: 01 November 2012
... a new kind of connection across the arts, and a new sense of global contemporaneity has emerged in which the center is much more difficult to locate. As to contemporary Chinese art in general, he perceives a “great leap,” in which much exciting, innovative work is being done. While recognizing the rapid...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 112–121.
Published: 01 November 2014
... of fundamental human transformations of the planetary surface on a global scale. © 2014 Virginia Tech 2014 Works Cited Alberts Paul . 2011 . “ Responsibility Towards Life in the Early Anthropocene .” Angelaki 16 ( 4 ): 5 – 17 . Beer Gilian . (1983) 2000 : Darwin’s Plots...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 162–169.
Published: 01 November 2015
... of sabotage in the context of global struggles against debt under neoliberalism, this essay argues that Tapia's piece draws our attention to the politics of accounting and accountability in contemporary life while offering an alternative model based on solidarity. © 2015 Virginia Tech 2015 debt...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (87): 149–159.
Published: 01 November 2016
... relations of their class content by making social transformation into an affective and spontaneous action. In this sense, Jameson's celebrated reading of Wal-Mart is indicative of the general reading of global capitalism on the “radical” Left today, which spiritualizes Marx's materialist dialectic...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 83–94.
Published: 01 May 2012
... famous categorical inventions: the political unconscious, transcoding, and cognitive mapping. Discussing the global situation today, he suggests that because of its location on the outside, a Third World power such as Brazil enjoys an epistemological advantage over the United States, which rarely thinks...