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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (89): 71–82.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Gerardo Muñoz This interview with Italian philosopher Emanuele Coccia revisits key problems of his thought, with particular attention to the imagination, Averroism, sensation, political theology, and anthropology. The occasion for this conversation was Coccia's recent English translation...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 147–157.
Published: 01 May 2007
.... Zanganeh . Boston : Beacon , 2006 . Singh 147 Amardeep Singh Republics of the Imagination Too often we conclude that we are practical creatures, essentially political animals. But in us, there is a far greater...
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the minnesota review (2018) 2018 (90): 51–69.
Published: 01 May 2018
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 83–94.
Published: 01 May 2012
... York : Verso . ———. 2007 . Jameson on Jameson: Conversations on Cultural Marxism . Ed. Buchanan Ian . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . ———. 2009 . Valences of the Dialectic . London : Verso . Maria Elisa Cevasco Imagining a Space That Is Outside An Interview...
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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 (2021) 2021 (97): 53–76.
Published: 01 November 2021
..., and obscure objects, plastic triggers and challenges the imagination and builds a variety of aesthetic affordances. It constructs and inheres in a desire-principle where the material goes beyond consumerism, cultural habituality, economic viability, the eco-catastrophic mandate, and spectrality into the (im...
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the minnesota review (2021) 2021 (96): 56–68.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Margret Grebowicz This article takes its cue from Timothy Morton’s invitation to think all things in terms of radioactivity. Instead of focusing on objects, however, the author explores radiation in the imagination of animal desire in the nuclear dystopia. Her working hypothesis...
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the minnesota review (2022) 2022 (98): 61–72.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Henry Ivry As the Anthropocene has migrated from the life and physical sciences into the humanities as both a theoretical and material condition, there have been a growing number of critics who have critiqued the Anthropos of the Anthropo cene, arguing that the monolithic humanity imagined...
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the minnesota review (2018) 2018 (90): 70–88.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Arthur Redding The figure of the fugitive woman radical has occupied a curiously important place in the American popular imagination. Early depictions of women whose political sympathies have drawn them into radical activism and terrorist plots include Susan Isaacson in E. L. Doctorow’s The Book...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 62–67.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Peter Hitchcock; Christian P. Haines; Christian P. Haines; Peter Hitchcock These theses are meant not as the final word on the concept or praxis of the commons but as words inspiring readers to imagine alternatives to the status quo. They cover topics including social reproduction, the knowledge...
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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 (2014) 2014 (83): 153–162.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Calina Ciobanu This article argues that Margaret Atwood’s postapocalyptic MaddAddam trilogy, composed of the novels Oryx and Crake, The Year of the Flood , and MaddAddam , imagines how humankind might come to reconstitute itself at the end of the Anthropocene—that is, once it has decimated...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 163–171.
Published: 01 November 2014
... and writing as they are employed to imagine a world made by us and a world without us. © 2014 Virginia Tech 2014 Works Cited Bataille Georges . (1949) 1989 . The Accursed Share . Vol. 1 . New York : Zone Books . Blanchot Maurice . 1995 . The Writing of the Disaster...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 153–161.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Prathna Lor Social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter serve millions of people who populate digital space with autobiographical avatars and simulacra. Digital selves are curated, edited, and maintained in a perpetual process of digitizing life experience in order to produce an imagined...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 62–86.
Published: 01 November 2011
...’”—to the four of his late work. Reading Lacan with Greimas helps us understand better both what is imagined and what is really at stake in current debates over theory and scholarship in the humanities. © 2011 Virginia Tech 2011 Works Cited Althusser Louis . 1971 . Lenin and Philosophy...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 131–142.
Published: 01 November 2011
... and transformational forms of discourse. Understanding literature as transformational requires us to consider, however, the fundamental question of whether “criticism” itself is even compatible with the kinds of surface, pious, generous, intensive, mutual reading imagined as alternatives. The essay explores several...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 143–161.
Published: 01 November 2011
... and constant connectivity, celebrants of globalization and its critics alike are prone to thin accounts that fall back on metaphors of a flat world and the short text. Against the perils of the short and the flat, this essay celebrates the long formats and sustained acts of imaginative investment fostered...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 107–118.
Published: 01 November 2015
... options are available for artistic and cultural projects that attempt to imagine their way through, and/or intervene in, the neoliberal forces producing these attritions in, and of, labor and life. Drawing from certain developments in postwar avant-garde art and culture (e.g., Debord's notion of drift...
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the minnesota review (2023) 2023 (101): 100–112.
Published: 01 November 2023
... of imagination as not just a creative but also a spiritual force. eparso12@kent.edu Copyright © 2023 Virginia Tech 2023 creativity incarceration poverty restorative justice prison narrative Works Cited Epps Amber . 2019 . Introduction to Life Sentences: Writings from Inside...
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the minnesota review (2022) 2022 (99): 144–158.
Published: 01 November 2022
... . “ History as Imagination ” Historian 49 , no. 4 : 451 – 62 . Berlin Isaiah . 1954 . Historical Inevitability . London : Oxford University Press . Blanchot Maurice . 1987 . “ Everyday Speech .” Yale French Studies , no. 73 : 12 – 20 . Brewer John . 2010...