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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 83–91.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Graham Owen Though the flooding of New Orleans was the result of shoddy construction of the city’s levees, the city’s recovery was to be not through enlightened government initiative but by frontier self-reliance, “personal responsibility.” Returning inhabitants, like pioneers, were to homestead on...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 92–101.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Jennie Lightweis-Goff Within days of the breach of the levees in New Orleans, a second man-made disaster—the “recovery” efforts—began to transform the city’s institutions, leaving many urban partisans afraid that New Orleans would be rebuilt along the model of other, more expensive, less habitable...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 114–128.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Marguerite Nguyen This article weaves together interviews, cultural studies scholarship, and a personal experience of New Orleans to interpret narratives of Vietnamese Americans in the city pre- and post-Katrina. New Orleans is home to one of the densest concentrations of Vietnamese Americans in...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 60–68.
Published: 01 May 2015
..., that the “corrupt” Orleans Levee Board was responsible for the failed levees, that Katrina was such a large storm that it overwhelmed New Orleans, and that New Orleans is a city below sea level. These myths are thought to persist for reasons that include incomplete information, lack of knowledge, and...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 102–113.
Published: 01 May 2015
...T. R. Johnson This essay narrates an experience of the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in the Ninth Ward of New Orleans to reflect on jazz, blues, slavery, race, community, diaspora, memory, and gentrification. It contextualizes itself through details of a particular neighborhood in New Orleans...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2015) 2015 (85): 144–152.
Published: 01 November 2015
... lyric and the prospect poem, Prynne, Awoonor, and Trethewey use the hill as a location for staging the ethical dilemmas of the putative “global citizen.” From poetic hills in England, Ghana, and New Orleans, the view stretches to accommodate global suffering, inequality, and the lives of others, who...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 56–59.
Published: 01 May 2015
... and emergency rescues from rooftops were not the only impact Katrina had —it​ altered fundamen- tal social contracts in cities such as New Orleans, from public educa- tion to public housing. It also awakened a new activism focused on issues ranging from calls for better levee protection to...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 69–82.
Published: 01 May 2015
... destructive storms of 2005 in the Western hemisphere were Hurricane Katrina, which caused close to two thousand deaths in New Orleans and outlying areas, and Hurricane Wilma, one of the most intense storms ever recorded in the Atlantic. One caused memo- rable massive destruction along the Gulf Coast...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 129–130.
Published: 01 May 2015
...- jectivity. Translated by Joshua David Jordan. Los Angeles, CA: Semiotext(e). Nguyen, Tan Hoang. 2014. A View from the Bottom: Asian American Masculinity and Sexual Representation. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Orléan, André. 2014. The Empire of Value: A New Foundation for Economics. Trans...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2013) 2013 (81): 160–164.
Published: 01 November 2013
... Stone Highway Review. Bradley Harrison is a Michener Fellow at the University of Texas, Austin. His work can be found in Gulf Coast, CutBank, the Los Ange- les Review, Hunger Mountain, New Orleans Review, Best New Poets 2012, and elsewhere. His chapbook Diorama of a People, Burning is...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 75–82.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Josh Lukin © 2006 the minnesota review 2006 Works Cited and Consulted Banerjee Bidisha . “ Dhalgren in New Orleans: What an old science-fiction novel can tell us about the Big Easy .” Reason online . 13 Sept. 2005 . http://www.reason.com/hod/bb091305.shtml . Biondi...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2011) 2011 (76): 97–107.
Published: 01 May 2011
... educational success, occupational status, home ownership, and, as we have seen in New Orleans, the chances of surviving a natural disaster. The common belief that we are all middle class, that there are no class barriers, that we can all make it, allows the notion of equality to continue in the face...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2012) 2012 (78): 148–152.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Still Life with Skull” features a line borrowed from Erin Belieu. Rob Stephens is originally from New Orleans. His work is pub- lished or forthcoming in New Delta Review, Shimmy Hoots Review, Crescent City Review, and Wingbeats. He can be reached at rob.ste- phens.jr@gmail.com. Marcela...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2011) 2011 (76): 157–161.
Published: 01 May 2011
... Southern Review, Artful Dodge, and Courtgreen. He currently lives in San Francisco with his wife and son and is pursuing a PhD in English literature at Stanford. Kaethe Schwehn’s poems have been published in journals such as jubilat, New Orleans Review, Crazyhorse, Forklift Ohio, Quarterly...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 131–135.
Published: 01 May 2015
... associate professor of architecture at Tulane Uni- versity. His edited volume Architecture, Ethics, and Globalization (2009) represents an ongoing area of his research. A licensed architect in Canada and the United States, he has also published on the ethics of reconstruction in New Orleans in the...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (67): 7–13.
Published: 01 November 2006
... September 20, 2006. She was born April 18, 1941 in New York City. Her father Irving (né Isak) Robinson, a Jewish immigrant from Czernowitz, Bukovina, was a foreman in his uncles’ picture frame factory. Her mother, Fannie Robinson, born in New Orleans of a Russian Jewish immigrant family, was the...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 103–119.
Published: 01 November 2006
... Orleans. Williams Instead of an army brat, you were an academic brat. What field was your father in? Reed Political science. He taught for the last twenty-five years of his career at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. The area is home of Walmart and Tyson Chicken, with neon signs...