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the minnesota review (1 November 2012) 2012 (79): 137–156.
Published: 01 November 2012
... produced 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...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 2.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Dean Young © 2015 Dean Young 2015 Dean Young Glorious Particles in the Atmosphere Aflame My dog loves being airborne. She leaps over the coffee table onto the couch. Never will we be sealed in the narcropolis again. Leaps when she infers a biscuit. A walk. A...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2007) 2007 (68): 16.
Published: 01 May 2007
..., the sky is our cover, legs our heat. The wind grabs my sign. I leap to hold on, leap like a goat kicking its heels at the arc of the sun. ...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2012) 2012 (79): 5.
Published: 01 November 2012
... what? I’ve got an awkward bed, and we haven’t met. I’m waiting for his half of my broken necklace,     his phobias like mine,       our codeword. Lightbulbs pop as he goes by in his blue static. I’ve heard buried weeds leap through the pavement where his feet touch. Under pulsing...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2014) 2014 (82): 4.
Published: 01 May 2014
... him to blow fire rings for lions to leap through. The question is who won’t stake a claim? Who won’t drive a fanning flag into my father’s gut, and wait, camera-eyed, for timely reporters? Who won’t forget that here, coal is a type of savior, a god appeased by the ritual...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2007) 2007 (68): 5.
Published: 01 May 2007
... is a god. I am four hundred dead in the desert yet there is a god. My children are target-rage and yet there is a god. I am laughed at and condescended to and there is a god there is, trust me. I took the leap of faith over your life, proving there is a god. We are kneeling on our hearts...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2013) 2013 (81): 6.
Published: 01 November 2013
... against your pillows. Then you looked back at me Over your shoulder, like a doe in amber mist, liable to leap away At the slightest movement. Could you even appreciate how silent my silence was, How I stood there as still as a prisoner, as...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2016) 2016 (87): 15–16.
Published: 01 November 2016
... when it does I will take him to my home and hold him in my arms. When it does I will leap higher than ever into the air, into the water, and out of the Fantasy Cove. ...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 53–59.
Published: 01 May 2008
... that was left was filthy with crayon and marker drawings. Clothes everywhere, the stereo system in the corner looked as though someone had hit it with a sledgehammer. I sat on the bed beside Lawrence and was stuck by a spring in the mattress. “What the hell is that?” I yelled as I leaped...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2017) 2017 (88): 69–82.
Published: 01 May 2017
... typically humanly recognized bodies. In quantum understandings, particles (classically understood as stagnant objects) also have wavelike properties, diffract, leap, and are quantumly entangled. The recognition of constant exchange, nonlinear togetherness, occupying multiple locations, and...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 65–79.
Published: 01 November 2009
... gray calico, fat like one of those grossly overstuffed pillows from Pottery Barn. She didn’t bite or scratch and she came when I called, leaping onto my lap, already purring, as if the anticipation of a caress was enough to rev her engines. As pets 66 the minnesota review go, she...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2007) 2007 (68): 147–157.
Published: 01 May 2007
... impulse—a longing for what I will bluntly call the universal. And it is in this leap toward middle ground that we move closer to what effectively binds us: culture, stories, language. For it is here, in what I like to call the Republic of the Imagination, that we are most...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2007) 2007 (69): 35–46.
Published: 01 November 2007
... jellyfish scars and ill-will. Jonathan Kieselhorst clings to our reefs like a barnacle, the Captain once told the Los Angeles Times, but one day we will scrape him away. JK leaps onto the northernmost Bofors gun and wheels it about, its barrel flashing in the Pacific sun...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2012) 2012 (78): 95–103.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of, say, foundations and sovereignty, nor is it the destructive creation of capitalism; it is “one of the modern excrescences of violence, leaping out of the dia- lectic between the violence of institutionalized power versus the vio- lence of insurgency” (246). Whether all of the texts under...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 163–171.
Published: 01 November 2014
..., and fear of “peak everything” has contributed to a highly visible rise in the currency of disaster imagery today. And when natural disasters occur, mass suffering is swept up into an excuse for “disaster capitalism,” in Naomi Klein’s analysis, where free marketeers leap in to remake...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 46–52.
Published: 01 May 2008
... observed me from within the daguerreotype. Outside, the grandchildren taunted a black scorpion with a stick until it leaped. They scattered, screaming and then cautiously brushing their shoulders and hair. Isabela’s husband, Alvaro, offered me another shot of tequila and lime...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2016) 2016 (86): 7–15.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., you know, limber-like. She plays with the strings between her boobs and arches her one foot on the dusty floor like she’s gonna leap over the counter. My friends would say, “How you doing?” And that would be that. But I says, “Can I help you?” like I’m a damn suit working in...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2017) 2017 (88): 139–145.
Published: 01 May 2017
....” Defamiliarization affords aesthetic pleasure, of course, but the scalar leap from the ground inhabited by the human to the earth as “gigantic object” obscures the sort of entanglements that are the very stuff of ethical and political relations. Morton distinguishes his position from...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2017) 2017 (88): 27–35.
Published: 01 May 2017
... corner. I ran to it, my heart leap- ing with joy and relief. She was okay. Everything was going to be okay. But instead of Jenny, I saw a short fat lady with a nasty grin and an old man handling a shopping cart filled with heaps of bottles and cans. “Are you lost, son?” the old man asked...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2009) 2009 (71-72): 101–122.
Published: 01 May 2009