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the minnesota review (2023) 2023 (101): 113–122.
Published: 01 November 2023
...Jessica Pressman This article is part reflection on how academic disciplines can stymie creative scholarship and part critical effort to break out of that orientation to reclaim the author’s personal passion for mermaids as subject for scholarly analysis. Pressman argues that contemporary mermaid...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 102–110.
Published: 01 November 2019
... of death that constructs commonality through dissonance, disruption, passion, and power. Copyright © 2019 Virginia Tech 2019 the commons African American poetry social death Afro-pessimism Michael Brown riots Works Cited Bogues Anthony . 2010 . Empire of Liberty: Power, Desire...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 95–105.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Amy Hollywood Through a reading of the dynamic structure of Jacques Derrida’s “Passions: ‘An Oblique Offering,’” the essay suggests that the relationship between Derrida and the Christian tradition might best be understood not through what Derrida reads—Pseudo-Dionysius, Meister Eckhart...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 97–107.
Published: 01 May 2011
... teaching and student learning. The authors critique neoconservative practices of academic freedom and propose that advocacy—the passionate engagement of ideas leading to a principled stance—is a more pedagogically sound and ethically appropriate approach to engaging students in the classroom. © 2011...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 131–142.
Published: 01 November 2011
... about one of his own essays on Gerrit Achterberg, Coetzee explains, “in the medium of prose commentary I can’t be passionate without being mad. So I agree, there is something missing in the essay. What is missing is a passion that quite answers to Achterberg’s passion. In that sense the essay...
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the minnesota review (2023) 2023 (100): 171–176.
Published: 01 May 2023
... writer passionate about documenting women s stories. She is a Nairobi fiction writing workshop (NF2W) scholarship recipient. She was shortlisted for the Lagos-­ London Poetry Competition funded by the British council and the Isele Short Story Prize. She was the third prize winner in the PIN food poetry...
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the minnesota review (2010) 2010 (75): 109–118.
Published: 01 November 2010
.... Bennington Geoffrey . Chicago : U of Chicago P , 2009 . ---. “ Passions: ‘An Oblique Offering.’ ” On the Name . Ed. Dutoit Thomas . Trans. Wood David . Stanford : Stanford UP , 1993 . 1 – 31 . ---. “ This Strange Institution Called Literature .” Acts of Literature . Ed...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 8–9.
Published: 01 May 2017
.../00265667-3786755  © 2017 Christos Kalli 8   9 with passion and pain, to mutter words like you spoke: Soil. Horizon. Root. Teach me how to build a nest. Teach me how to be —​ the wind, the rain, the fire, the ground, like...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 159.
Published: 01 May 2013
.... Lefebvre, Alexandre, and Melanie Allison White, eds. 2012. Bergson, Politics, and Religion. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Mavor, Carol. 2012. Black and Blue: The Bruising Passion of Camera Lucida, La Jetée, Sans Soleil, and Hiroshima Mon Amour. Durham, NC: Duke University Press...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 107–124.
Published: 01 May 2007
... to partisan passions” (13). On this point he insisted. “What is indisputably clear,” he wrote in the American Journal of Sociology, “is that Mills never ceased being a sociologist” (107). What about the extraordinary number and variety of disputes that littered his academic career? All...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 62–67.
Published: 01 November 2019
... described as a love of the common. Or, as Spinoza (via Frédéric Lordon 2014 and Sara Ahmed 2004) might put it, there can be no abolition of capitalist servitude without a changing of the passions, a reconfigura- tion of desire so that it s no longer oriented by the commodity (includ- ing commodified labor...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (95): 5–7.
Published: 01 November 2020
... one of passion, rigor, ambition, collisions, kinship Today, Madame President, we re all Adam and Eve and Steve . . . . . . 7 Whiteboy daddy longlegs turn your face toward me The face that could take a thousand lives & murder me a million times Belt loosened You re immortal You on top & me feeling...
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the minnesota review (2010) 2010 (75): 45–46.
Published: 01 November 2010
... down to a rope fray and flopping down next to Kiley in our small, bony bed. I’ll admit, passion’s a bird flown off long ago. But love, that’s a bigger bird, y’know? Where’s Kiley now, I wonder. Halfway to forever without me. And Calvin? He ain’t got much time...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 249–250.
Published: 01 May 2005
..., 2005. Perry, Imani. Prophets of the Hood: Politics and Poetics in Hip Hop. Durham: Duke UP, 2004. Ranciere, Jacques. The Philosopher and His Poor. Trans. John Drury, Corinne Oster, and Andrew Parker. Durham: Duke UP, 2004. Riley, Denise. Impersonal Passion: Language as Affect. Durham: Duke UP...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 75–82.
Published: 01 November 2019
... by a doubling of what is already a double movement that exists as a challenge to radical thought. The first level of dynamism refers to the tension between its genealogy in state forma- tion and statecraft and a passion for socialization that does not scale at the level of state itself (the conviction of Louis...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 41–43.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., a place where people come together in the name of shared passion and knowledge to create something civil, and entertaining, and useful —​something, in other words, quite hard to come by on the World Wide Web. Rapgenius. com is one such site: a wiki-based haven that makes you wonder why the rest...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 112–121.
Published: 01 November 2014
... to act” (Goodbody 2013, 97). The book tells the story of the passionate glaciologist Zeno Hintermeier who, haunted by nightmares of melting glaciers and a disastrous future (Trojanow 2011, 17),1 abandons his university career to educate tourists on cruise ship tours bound for Antarctica. When...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 157–161.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., or translator of a num­ ber of books, including The Movies on My Mind (Cambridge Schol­ ars, 2008) and Soundings on Cinema (SUNY, 2008). Charlotte A. Kunkel is a sociologist who is passionate about teach­ ing. Her work and teaching center on social justice issues, particularly antiracism...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 9–11.
Published: 01 November 2009
... even on the most passionately felt ideas. Submission Guidelines Word limit: 5,000 words (approximately 15 double-spaced pages). Please number pages. Clearly composed handwritten manuscripts are also acceptable. There is no reading fee. Please include sufficient contact information (direct...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 256–268.
Published: 01 May 2009
..., and himself taught— the first course in Contemporary Literature on the campus; the first Seminars in such major individual writers as James Joyce, W. B. Yeats, Proust etc.” Engle’s passionate endorsement of the Workshop is related to his insistence on the academic...