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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 105–122.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Jeffrey J. Williams © 2006 the minnesota review 2006 Zinner Interview 105 Jeffrey J. Williams Publishing Ideas: An Interview with Eric Zinner Academic publishing has changed over the past twenty years. It experienced what one...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 245–248.
Published: 01 May 2005
...David R. Shumway 2005 the minnesota review 2005 David R. Shumway Ideas of the University (on Christopher Newfield, Ivy and Industry: Business and the Making of the American University, 1880-1980 [Durham: Duke UP, 2003]) Seemingly since the day of its...
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the minnesota review (2018) 2018 (91): 136–148.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Mladen Lazić Some of the basic ideas from Darko Suvin’s book Splendour, Misery, and Possibilities: An X-Ray of Socialist Yugoslavia are analyzed in the essay. Suvin’s hypothesis that Yugoslav self-management represents a unique historical experience of the possibility to set the foundations...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 79–101.
Published: 01 November 2013
.... Unlike many contemporary thinkers on the academic left, Dean defines politics in terms of fundamental antagonism and advocates a return to party hierarchy and structure, which she is convinced are essential for achieving egalitarian goals. The interview helps connect the ideas threading through Dean’s...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 147–158.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Janell Watson In this interview, Jane Bennett discusses her highly influential notion of vibrant matter, which is her term for the idea that the locus of agency is always a human/nonhuman assemblage. In other words, there is an impetus to action in humans and animals, but the impetuses of “things...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 73–82.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Jesse Oak Taylor This article traces the implications of thinking about the Anthropocene from the perspective of the archives that make it visible, placing ice-core data and scientific research on historical climate alongside ideas of the archive in historiography and the humanities. Drawing...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 151–160.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Joseph Darda In the post-New Deal era, the social location of the intellectual became one of paradox and anxiety. Understood as integral to a cultural center, organizing society through the dissemination of ideas, intellectual work emerged as the unlocatable nucleus of US culture. Three recent...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (87): 57–75.
Published: 01 November 2016
... regarding close reading and “the New Criticism,” the movement associated with it, and at how the practice has figured in Anglo-American literary studies over the course of the past century. It turns then to how a certain idea of “close reading” has come to figure in the discourses of the digital humanities...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 111–130.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Roland Boer Why has Christian communism always remained a peripheral if persistent feature of Christianity? This study explores the origins of the idea in the biblical book of Acts of the Apostles, the foregrounding of such communism in the work of Friedrich Engels, Rosa Luxemburg, and Karl Kautsky...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 62–82.
Published: 01 May 2012
... like the “discursive regime,” the “body-without-organs,” or the “Real” to be the work of mostly French intellectuals of the Left, Brennan suggests that many of these ideas are variants of concepts from the interwar German philosophical Right. Testing the thesis that the history of these concepts casts...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 130–145.
Published: 01 May 2012
... the relevant ideas of other key thinkers (such as Edward Said, Roger Allen, Arif Dirlik, Waïl Hassan, and Slavoj Žižek), I explore whether such exclusions are painted with orientalist and racist attitudes toward Arabic writing. I conclude with suggestions on how teachers of world literature today can partially...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 87–100.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Janell Watson In this interview, Talal Asad discusses his career, his ideas, and his future plans. An Oxford-trained cultural anthropologist, Asad began with fieldwork, studying the effects of colonialism on the political life of a nomadic tribe in northern Sudan. Asad was born in Saudi Arabia...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 75–82.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Peter Hitchcock; Christian P. Haines; Peter Hitchcock This article explores the continuities and schisms between the politics of the commons and communism. Broadly, it aims to challenge the assumption that commons discourse is a subsumption or overcoming of the communist idea. Instead it offers...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 133–140.
Published: 01 November 2019
.... This article considers the use of the idea of a commons in water and atmosphere in the 2016 protest on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation against the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. It also contextualizes the concept of the commons in relation to the historical expropriation of land from native...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 85–103.
Published: 01 May 2020
... later expanded the term to include South Asian “migrants with attitude.” This article further expands the current framings of migritude by linking it to the historical movement of kala pani , or nineteenth-century Indian indenture. The idea of kala pani migritude reveals an engagement with clandestine...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 97–107.
Published: 01 May 2011
... teaching and student learning. The authors critique neoconservative practices of academic freedom and propose that advocacy—the passionate engagement of ideas leading to a principled stance—is a more pedagogically sound and ethically appropriate approach to engaging students in the classroom. © 2011...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 127–140.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Sophia A. McClennen This essay focuses on the role of the Left—as idea, as subject, as method, and as political praxis—in Latin American cultural studies. It briefly traces some of the key connections between Latin American cultural studies and Left politics to give readers less familiar...
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the minnesota review (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 (2008) 2008 (70): 153–159.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Walter Benn . “The Interpreter's Self: Peirce on the Cartesian ‘Subject.’” The Georgia Review 31 ( Summer 1977 ): 383 - 402 . Peirce Charles . “How to Make Our Ideas Clear.” 1878 . The Essential Peirce: Selected Philosophical Writings: Volume One (1867-1893) . Ed. Houser...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 9–13.
Published: 01 May 2009
..., so she did most of the digging. Halfway through, she decided her ideas were making the ground too hard, so she fell back against the mound of loose earth, her red hair falling across the dirt like a pillowcase, while the guy took the shovel. “Now you’re gonna see some dirt fly,” he said...