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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 44.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Laura Wetherington © 2013 Laura Wetherington 2013 Laura Wetherington To fight means to fight what you’re doing after Christophe Marchand-Kiss In a moment, I’ll be talking to you about gender. How it’s all cut up, collaged, re-pasted with sticky tape to my man parts...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 263–268.
Published: 01 November 2009
...]; Cary Wolfe’s Animal Rites: Posthumanism and the Discourse of Species [Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2003]; Carrie Rohman’s Stalking the Subject: Modernism and the Animal [New York: Columbia UP, 2009); and Philip Armstrong’s What Animals Mean in the Fiction...
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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 (2021) 2021 (96): 82–100.
Published: 01 May 2021
.... O’Reilly’s attempt was far more public (and destructive), but Andrews’s political project has remained confined to a small contingent of scholars. This article reexamines Andrews’s claim that the only effective means of political resistance can come from an experimental poetic practice that challenges...
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the minnesota review (2023) 2023 (100): 100–117.
Published: 01 May 2023
... of currency forms is interpreted by the Money Makers as a positive route of discovery toward a fair economy, an attitude of “failing forward.” Never quite successful, never quite finished, never just-right—to fail forward means that failure is not only imminent, it is required to attain success. New...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 55–61.
Published: 01 November 2019
... for understanding what it means “to common” within and against capitalism. Copyright © 2019 Virginia Tech 2019 the commons sovereignty revolution anticapitalist politics Works Cited Berlant Lauren . 2016 . “ The Commons: Infrastructures for Troubling Times ”. Environment and Planning D...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 157–166.
Published: 01 May 2020
... in the context of Italian colonialism in the Horn of Africa. She discusses what it means to claim the city of Rome as one’s own as a black Italian, and places stories of flight and belonging in a global and historical context. This interview was conducted over WhatsApp, transcribed, and translated into English...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 145–158.
Published: 01 May 2013
... characters who experience sensations, but he also arouses a variety of sensations by means of poetic craft, from line to line, image to image, and sound to sound. As a result, his poetry functions here as a kind of hinge between the Thomistic account of sensory perception and Adorno’s articulation...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 69–82.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Raymond Taras Media narratives inscribe disasters with cultural meanings and politically consequential interpretations. Examining newspaper coverage in Mexico and Cuba of the emergency response to Hurricane Katrina in 2005 reveals (mis)perceptions of the role and effectiveness of government...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 114–128.
Published: 01 May 2015
... in the country, and the community’s quick return and recovery after the hurricane thrust them into the local and national spotlight. The community’s vibrant urban farms have been a particular point of focus, but this article shows how the range of meanings emerging from the Vietnamese American New Orleans...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 133–142.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Derek Woods The Anthropocene demands new concepts of scale for social, cultural, and aesthetic theory. The first concept of scale critique is scale variance, which means that variable physical constraints produce disjunctures among scales. This article explicates this concept in a reading of Ray...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 53–77.
Published: 01 November 2012
... the terrain of historical analysis and, as a consequence, recalibrates what formal and political hermeneutics might entail. Such an approach provides a means to “return to the political” via a new perspective on the relation between art and historical context. I conclude by building on Žižek’s Lacanian...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 62–86.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Phillip E. Wegner I reflect upon the value of Jacques Lacan's 1969–70 Seminar XVII, The Other Side of Psychoanalysis , for thinking about the challenges we face as scholars and teachers working in the contemporary university. As with Lacan's title for this seminar, my title has a range of meanings...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 104–112.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., it cannot afford to think only in terms of print culture, for to do so would be to sidestep its primary operational field and the means by which it maintains its continuing paradigmatic function. © 2012 by Virginia Tech 2012 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 143–161.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Justin Neuman Is cosmopolitanism compatible with religion? This essay explores what it might mean to cultivate a sensibility of religious cosmopolitanism through the study of narrative literature. I begin by analyzing the intersection of these terms—the religious and the cosmopolitan —across...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 107–118.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Elizabeth Adan; Benjamin Bateman This introduction to the special focus section, “Emergent Precarities and Lateral Aesthetics,” takes the recent work of Lauren Berlant and Judith Butler as its point of departure to map the parameters of lateral agency and precarity as a means of exploring what...
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the minnesota review (2023) 2023 (101): 100–112.
Published: 01 November 2023
..., and working with imprisoned writers. What can we learn from free minds in extremely taxing, degrading, and depressing circumstances? What does creative work mean for embodied lives serving (more than) life sentences? The book works toward a way to restore and rebuild justice, and it shows us the power...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 225–238.
Published: 01 May 2005
... . 3rd rev. ed. San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich , 1977 . Wimsatt W.K. Beardsley Monroe C. . “ The Intentional Fallacy .” The Verbal Icon: Studies in the Meaning of Poetry . Lexington : U of Kentucky P , 1954 . Robin J. Sowards Against Almost Everything...
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the minnesota review (2010) 2010 (75): 71–88.
Published: 01 November 2010
...,” translated in this volume) and Esposito’s preface to the Italian edition of The Experience of Freedom (L’esperienza della libert Esposito The first question cannot be about anything else but the meaning and destiny of that activity which, regardless of everything else, we can...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 236–241.
Published: 01 May 2009
... in the sense that life is what novels are made of. And then I told the students that one reason for paying attention to the novels we were going to be reading was that this is the challenge they set themselves: to produce something like meaning out of historical materials that, like the planes...