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the minnesota review (1 November 2018) 2018 (91): 5–6.
Published: 01 November 2018
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the minnesota review (1 May 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 (1 May 2012) 2012 (78): 113–129.
Published: 01 May 2012
... 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), and...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2011) 2011 (77): 87–100.
Published: 01 November 2011
... 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 (1 November 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...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 73–82.
Published: 01 November 2014
... 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 (1 November 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. Margaret Ronda Anthropogenic Poetics...
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the minnesota review (1 November 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 (1 May 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 (1 May 2012) 2012 (78): 104–112.
Published: 01 May 2012
... 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 (1 November 2017) 2017 (89): 45.
Published: 01 November 2017
... problem with homosexuals —​just ’cause he’s got the right to language, free speech. How he’d show me his hunting knives and the bleached skulls of boars. His cocaine. The blank threat of everything left to violate. My security deposit. His daily looting. My shit job as a...
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the minnesota review (1 November 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 (1 May 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 (1 May 2005) 2005 (63-64): 225–238.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Syntactic Theory . Oxford : Blackwell , 2001 . Chomsky Noam . Knowledge of Language: Its Nature, Origin, and Use . Westport .: Praeger , 1986 . Hegel G.W.F. Science of Logic. 1831 . Trans. Miller A.V. . Amherst, N.Y. : Humanity Books , 1969 . —. Lectures on Fine Art...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2010) 2010 (75): 69–70.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Janell Watson © 2010 by Virginia Tech 2010 Janell Watson Introduction: Franco-Italian Political Theory The American engagement with late twentieth-century French philosophy and criticism initially focused on questions of language and text. Barthes, Derrida, and Bataille...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2014) 2014 (82): 59–96.
Published: 01 May 2014
... . Bioni J. S. 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...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2017) 2017 (89): 30.
Published: 01 November 2017
... speak this language of apology, of small desperate joints asking the sheetrock to stop closing in on a man. We hear the narrow cabinet open. We are high up the walnut tree, above the well rebuilt after summer hail. The point of the old pine lies on its side by the...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2014) 2014 (82): 52.
Published: 01 May 2014
... the same language. The air smells like diesel and the future: somewhere in the fog there might be a scuba dive, a daughter. You might try fois gras or rabbit sirloin. Your boots are perfectly broken in. You read maps with ease, are welcomed in lamp-lit taverns...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2016) 2016 (86): 41.
Published: 01 May 2016
... waits for me to chase you down where a woman howls! Interrupts a tourist’s search of the map. Think she must be dying on the gum-pocked floor until the beat of her hands pressing skirt, legs spread unashamed as a fledgling’s wings. Anguish and sex holler in the same language. You are the one...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2016) 2016 (87): 139–148.
Published: 01 November 2016
... . 1976 . Antonin Artaud: The Man and His Work . London : Calder . Foucault Michel . 1970 . The Order of Things . London : Tavistock/Routledge . Hamacher Werner . 2008 . “Lingua Amissa: The Messianism of Commodity-Language and Derrida's Specters of Marx.” In Ghostly...