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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 44.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Thomas Patrick Levy © 2015 Thomas Patrick Levy 2015 Thomas Patrick Levy A Picture of a Wall On the walls of the storefront I put a fake picture. On the walls you make a fake heart in the shape of a fake face. A face on a face. A pic- ture of a wall. You wear your bricks like pants...
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the minnesota review (2024) 2024 (102): 14–15.
Published: 01 May 2024
... be, lowering the camera from her face, from my face, hand poised to receive the picture. Then she'd lay the picture face down on whatever surface was near me. She'd read the film developed better that way. From the foyer, the living room, the bathroom. Then, later, on the table by the front door where we...
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the minnesota review (2022) 2022 (99): 33–37.
Published: 01 November 2022
... profile photo, the girls who stayed his. Something caught in my throat before I tapped through to his page. What if I didn t actually remember what he looked like? It felt like meeting someone from a dating app in reverse, hoping he d look in pictures like I remembered him from real life. I was surprised...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 137–156.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Picture Theory: Essays on Verbal andVisual Representation (University of Chicago Press, 1994). He later pub- lished What Do Pictures Want? The Lives and Loves of Images (Uni- versity of Chicago Press, 2005), which received the Modern Lan- guage Association’s 2006 James Russell Lowell Prize...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 60–66.
Published: 01 May 2008
... into overdrive. All he wanted to do was study, driving his party-prone friends crazy. These fears subsided drastically after David got married and began his teaching career. By the time Alex was born three years later, he was the very picture of tranquility, a model of self-assurance. He carried...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 29–33.
Published: 01 May 2007
... in the newspaper. It’s what he does, or did. He did that, you know—the fake wedding announcement. He doctored a picture of his poor old widowed mother and put his father-in-law in it next to her. The two of ’em didn’t even like each other—couldn’t stand each other—and Sniff had ’em getting married...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 119–130.
Published: 01 May 2013
... . Ropley, UK : Zero Books . Heidegger Martin . ( 1938 ) 2002 . “ The Age of the World Picture .” In Martin Heidegger: Off the Beaten Track , edited and translated by Young Julian Haynes Kenneth , 57 – 85 . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Heller Mark . 1990...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 18.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Rob Stephens © 2012 by Virginia Tech 2012 Rob Stephens Fugue in Rob ♯ Minor Every night I’m supposed to look at a childhood picture of myself, and repeat “I love Rob Stephens,” therapist’s orders, because I want to be like Bach, a Baroque rock star who improvised a three-voice fugue...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 111–125.
Published: 01 May 2014
... scale renders a much bleaker picture. If postcolonial studies, as Simon Gikandi (2001) defines it, is the literary counterpart to global theory in the social sciences, it has arguably preferred the closer viewpoint, with its tableaux of Filipinos singing Kenny Rogers “like a vast Asian...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 26–27.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Sean Bishop © 2006 the minnesota review 2006 26 the minnesota review Sean Bishop A Photo of My Grandfather I try to tidy my mother’s kitchen, but he won’t quit staring through the picture frame in her room: buttoned up...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 137–146.
Published: 01 May 2007
... with a coherent picture of how the human capacity for language works, thus linking syntax with phonetics and phonology on the one hand and semantics and morphology on the other (not to mention language acquisition). This is not to say that the picture is finished—any more than modern...
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the minnesota review (2023) 2023 (100): 65–79.
Published: 01 May 2023
... forms of art. The result was not film criticism as commonly understood nor even something like a theory of film; rather, Cavell created an original philosophy of attention to the world along with a novel grammar for accounting for aesthetic and ethical experiences whose world picture...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 22–23.
Published: 01 May 2017
...? Tell me about it. I’ve been laughing my whole leben long. I wonder if DuBois saw that picture in das book by herr doctor about Hairy Peter? Der Struwwelpeter? In it, cherubic boys, call them buben, knaben, or batches of cold Robbie, they mock an African walking by. Bone in the face. Spear...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 33–37.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Samantha Memi Copyright © 2020 Samantha Memi 2020 Samantha Memi The Zoo I drink my co ee from my new white mug. On the mug are pictures of a lion and a gira e. e lion is on one side and the gira e on the other. When the lion is playful it chases the gira e round the mug. e gira e lollops...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 24–26.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Eunsong Kim © 2014 Eunsong Kim 2014 Eunsong Kim Gumihos She never appeared that way in front me she was always young and classifiably breedable. Black hair, that kind of skin, and and In picture books they drew her in twos. Her and the soul she wanted kept in jars, lockets...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (89): 9–19.
Published: 01 November 2017
... pictured myself bringing donuts to town hall meetings where we’d talk about the need for gender-inclusive public restrooms, working with shy high-school kids to form an LGBTQ alliance, and helping my neighbors shovel their driveways. I have been in Kansas for six days. I have been called “sir...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 35–46.
Published: 01 November 2007
... in a single day, Fletcher Christian shot in the back and you can’t help but picture Clark Gable bleeding there on the ground. Sometimes JK tries to imagine himself in bed with one of these girls, no language between them, new as Adam and Eve, naming each bit of their bodies...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 24–37.
Published: 01 May 2012
... things. You take black-and-white pictures of buildings and blurred cars and give them sarcastic, capitalist titles. There are folios devoted entirely to things like kittens on concrete, women in heels get- ting into taxis, old black men with anachronistic clothes and expres- sive faces with miles...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 65–82.
Published: 01 November 2006
.... There’s that famous line in Wittgenstein, “A picture held us captive, but we could not see it for it lay in our language.” That’s how I analyze certain problems to do with the sex/gender opposition. In the end I show that the dominant picture is not compulsory, you don’t have to see it that way...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 13–21.
Published: 01 May 2020
... Beast, and the ancient, strict rules of sixth grade society forced me to accept this manhood challenge. I nodded, held out my pencil, and pictured kicking him so hard between the legs that two mucus-covered orbs rolled out of his mouth. But I kept my oath with the Virgin Mary. And how did...