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the minnesota review (2018) 2018 (91): 5–6.
Published: 01 November 2018
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the minnesota review (2022) 2022 (98): 22–23.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Matthew Tuckner matthewtuckner@bennington.edu © 2022 Matthew Tuckner 2022 Matthew Tuckner Figurative Language I m not sure if I could describe it, the apple on my desk. It would be easier if you could see me seeing my apple, seeing it so hard it s almost a rose, a bee-scented rose...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 83–95.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Marie-Luise Angerer Throughout a large part of the twentieth century, the body was interpreted as a field of signs, the meaning of which pointed to an unconscious dimension. At the height of the popularity of structuralism, Jacques Lacan deemed the unconscious to be “structured like a language...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 113–129.
Published: 01 May 2012
... or speaking English as a second (or third or fourth) language. The term global Englishes refers to a multiplicity of distinct but mutually intelligible dialects or strands of English adapted to the specific locale and usage of a given population. Examples include Singlish (Singapore), Turklish (Turkey...
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the minnesota review (2021) 2021 (97): 77–94.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Margret Grebowicz; Zachary Low Reyna Personhood, language, and voice are heavily culturally overdetermined categories, particularly today, when they appear to many posthumanist critical eyes as saturated with anthropocentrism. But the answer is not to avoid or “overcome” them. The working...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 85–103.
Published: 01 May 2020
... migration, identity, language, translation, and geography, both rooted in France and routed along treacherous seaways. Shumona Sinha’s novel Assommons les pauvres also focuses on the experiences of the privileged immigrant narrator whose story is a core part of the novel. Sinha has the privilege to narrate...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 54–66.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Ashna Ali; Christopher Ian Foster; Supriya M. Nair; Ashna Ali; Christopher Ian Foster; Supriya M. Nair The first of its kind, this special focus section examines a relatively understudied concept and brings together new literary works and scholarship across continents and languages. Contemporary...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 101–112.
Published: 01 November 2012
... — a role that will function dynamically in the reconstruction of world literature. This essay therefore calls for another large-scale translation in the current age of globalization: translating contemporary Chinese literature into the major world languages and deconstructing the West-centric framework...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 73–82.
Published: 01 November 2014
... on Walter Benjamin’s notion of the “aura” of a work of art or cultural artifact, it offers an atmospheric conception of history attending to the ways in which humans, nonhumans, artifacts, and nature interpenetrate one another. Furthermore, it points to the ways in which the language of archives, curators...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 102–111.
Published: 01 November 2014
... that these texts illuminate the intensified problem of anthropocentrism under ecological crisis, pointing, via the mediating work of poetic language, to the ways in which this anthropogenic agency extends into and reshapes nonhuman forms. © 2014 Virginia Tech 2014 Works Cited Chakrabarty Dipesh...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 112–121.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Anthropocene concept, to filter out a heuristic for the analysis of literary texts. In the second part, this perspective is applied comparatively to two German-language novels that address geologic eras. Through the two examples, by Max Frisch and Ilija Trojanow, I want to argue that although environmental...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 87–100.
Published: 01 November 2011
... to disturbing Western attitudes toward Muslims. While he recognized the contributions of Orientalist scholars, such as their knowledge of languages and translations of key texts, he and his collaborators in England found their way of thinking unsophisticated, biased, sweepingly broad, and often just plain wrong...
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the minnesota review (2021) 2021 (96): 82–100.
Published: 01 May 2021
... 2021 language writing poetry Bruce Andrews politics experientialism Work Cited Andrews Bruce . 1996 . Paradise and Method: Poetics and Praxis . Evanston, IL : Northwestern University Press . Benson Steve Harryman Carla Hejinian Lyn Perelman Bob Silliman...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 137–146.
Published: 01 May 2007
...Robin J. Sowards © 2007 the minnesota review 2007 Works Cited Adger David . Core Syntax: A Minimalist Approach . Oxford : Oxford UP , 2003 . Austin Timothy R. Language Crafted: A Linguistic Theory of Poetic Syntax . Bloomington, IN : Indiana UP , 1984...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 104–112.
Published: 01 May 2012
... not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Works Cited Calvet Louis-Jean . 1998 . Language Wars and Linguistic Politics . Translated by Petheram Michael . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Castells Manuel . 2000 . The Rise of the Network Society . Cambridge : Wiley...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 59–96.
Published: 01 May 2014
.... 1990 . Árboles autóctonos argentines de las selvas y montes de la Argentina . Buenos Aires : Tea . Braithwaite Kamau . 1984 . History of the Voice: Development of Nation Language in Anglophone Caribbean Poetry . Boston : New Beacon . Deleuze Gilles Guattari Felix . 1983...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 225–238.
Published: 01 May 2005
... is There is no outside-text, i.e., there is no text that is outside of textuality. The point is that if philosophy always takes place within language, and if philosophy must stand outside its objects in order to have true or systematic cognitions about them, then philosophy will encounter problems whenever...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 171–182.
Published: 01 November 2009
... . ---. “ Definition of Man .” The Hudson Review 16 ( Winter 1963-64 ): 491 - 514 . ---. Language as Symbolic Action: Essays on Life, Literature, and Method . Berkeley : U of California P , 1966 . ---. Permanence and Change: An Anatomy of Purpose . 3rd ed. Berkeley : U of California P , 1984...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 55–65.
Published: 01 May 2007
... introduced the concepts of “transformational grammar,” “generative grammar,” and “universal grammar,” postulating that the structure of language is innate and that variations in individual languages are modifications within a restricted universal framework. Since then, Chomsky has...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 85–102.
Published: 01 November 2006
... attention to an online discussion of the claims in "Against Theory," led by the analytic philosopher John Holbo. But in explaining his refutation of Knapp and Michaels, Holbo tacitly assumed the "communication" model of language, i.e, the model that says: I have a meaning—an (capital I...