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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 114–128.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Orleans landscape—from pastoral ideals to urban decay—demonstrates how Vietnamese Americans complicate conventional understandings of race, space, and citizenship in the Crescent City. © 2015 Virginia Tech 2015 Asian American diaspora ecology pastoral US South Works Cited Airriess...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2018) 2018 (90): 70–88.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Daniel (1971) and Marge Piercy’s eponymous heroine in her novel Vida (1979). Fictional characters loosely based on such activist-fugitives as Bernardine Dohrn abound in more recent works as well. Meredith “Merry” Levov, in Philip Roth’s American Pastoral (1997), is no doubt the best known, but radical...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2019) 2019 (92): 95–110.
Published: 01 May 2019
... thinkers across the disciplines of literature, philosophy, history, ethics, bioethics, and political and biological science, as well as the pastoral and practical occupations of farming and forestry. Galsworthy, a lover of humanity and rarely seen without a dog or horse as a companion, undertook animal...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 9–22.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Sam J. Miller © 2008 the minnesota review 2008 Sam J. Miller Operation Skunk Pastor handpicked us, three of his best girls for the man from CBS to speak to. Earlene, who’s seventy-five; me, who’s forty; and Shelley, who’s seventeen. Pastor called me up and told me to orchestrate the...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2016) 2016 (86): 123–126.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., Susquehanna (2013). With Joshua Corey, he edited The Arcadia Project: North American Postmodern Pastoral. Waldrep lives in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, where he teaches at Bucknell Uni- versity, edits the journal West Branch, and serves as editor-at-large for the Kenyon Review. 126 the minnesota review...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2010) 2010 (75): 33–41.
Published: 01 November 2010
... time of night, no matter how cold it gets, and tonight it’s so cold that my nostrils froze together when I walked home from my shift at the appliance outlet. He’s not a real pastor, just a homeless guy, but people around here call him Pastor James. Sometimes I’ll slip a...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2015) 2015 (85): 191–195.
Published: 01 November 2015
... associate professor of comparative literature and English at the University of California, Berkeley. She is the author of Open Secrets: The Literature of Uncounted Experience (2008). She is currently completing a manuscript on pastoral and political ecology, “Provident Improvisers: Parables of...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2017) 2017 (89): 140–144.
Published: 01 November 2017
... currently based in Beijing, running his own publishing company, Xiron. Hillary Kobernick holds a Master’s in Divinity and pastors a church outside Chicago. Her poems have appeared in the Christian Century, decomP, and Hawai‘i Pacific Review, among others. Marlin M. Jenkins was born and raised in...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2009) 2009 (71-72): 180–188.
Published: 01 May 2009
... mind here it was surely Austin Warren, whose vision of the pedagogue as pastor powerfully shaped the New Critical understanding of “The Teacher as a Critic,” the title of Warren’s contribution to the original “My Credo” symposium in The Kenyon Review.3 By critical and pedagogical...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 122–132.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Forest, a site for making visible chemo- and biostratigraphies. A radioactive “petrified forest of blackened and shocked trees, silent, like a haunted house” (161), the Dead Forest is a grotesque update of the ruined pastoral with which Rachel Carson opens Silent Spring ([1962] 2002). The trees...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 243–253.
Published: 01 November 2009
... pastoral images of rural life still circulating through public consciousness via sentimental children’s books and advertisements, a fact anxiously acknowledged by many industry insiders who are increasingly well 246 the minnesota review aware of the degree to which “animal...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 255–262.
Published: 01 November 2009
... hidden behind the pastoral fantasies of modern food marketing— just as the opening credits dissolve the red barns, lush green valleys, and white picket fences of supermarket dairy aisles into the horror of real livestock standing knee-deep in factory farm filth—in the end...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2016) 2016 (86): 101–121.
Published: 01 May 2016
... dramatically por- trayed in that deeply negative moment when a street demonstrator writes, with his own blood, the single word “Down” on the city wall. In Marge Piercy’s Woman on the Edge of Time (1976), we are treated to the pastoral fulfillment of Mattapoisett, but the driving force of Piercy’s text...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 231–242.
Published: 01 November 2009
... idealizing the country as a pastoral site obscures labor and naturalizes its work, conceptualizing the city as a place where nature has been wholly exiled has a self- fulfilling logic. If we imagine the city as anti-natural, as wholly a product of human artifice, then we are...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 109–131.
Published: 01 November 2009
... question, how does one live one’s life with purpose? But divinity school was a vocational place. It was training people how to interpret the Bible, be a pastor, write sermons, etc. I was asking more, I know now, meta questions. Though I went to Yale I only lived in New Haven one year. I...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2013) 2013 (80): 119–130.
Published: 01 May 2013
... depends (2011b). Medieval mythography is an ingenious and often misunder- stood genre; even to call it a genre, in fact, is probably too constrict- ing. We might more accurately construe the mythographic as a mode, such as the pastoral or the elegiac, that writers enlist in part to temper the...