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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 30.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Veronica Kuhn Veronica Kuhn Self-Portrait as Lollipops That Grow into Plants after You re Done Eating Them Welcome to the leftover forest of me. At your feet, you ll see the aster in flower, once my first stick of gum. That cypress to the north came from pink angora wool, which never reached full...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 142–156.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., Not Barriers! ) (2017), Diome takes up the many threads of the migritude tapestry so fully depicted in her novels and reweaves them into a portrait of an ideal new multicultural French identity. Copyright © 2020 Virginia Tech 2020 Fatou Diome migritude assimilationism Marianne Works...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 25.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Alan Michael Parker © 2014 Alan Michael Parker 2014 Alan Michael Parker Twenty-One Titles for a Revenge Poem I kicked his sorry ass out eight years ago.  —Tim​ 1. Self-Portrait as an Empty Chair. 2...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 42–43.
Published: 01 May 2013
... mothers                         this holding                    is spoken lively                            nude all the words ringing                  and each of her eyes moves in concert other portraits are in your face...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 48.
Published: 01 May 2014
... it to happen.  —​Right now I called to the asteroid. This week I pleaded to the lump in my breast. I told stories of the mother locked in a ward, raving at a nurse. I clawed at her stomach, painted her portrait in lipstick: Who is beautiful now? I taunted the...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 21.
Published: 01 November 2006
.... Whoever shot this only pressed a button: this is self-portrait in the come-and-get-it style of a man I never knew. In the gravel of I-95 with a shredded tire, my stepfather looks at the photo, pulpy and creased in my hand. I used to be a stick-up guy, he...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 189–190.
Published: 01 November 2015
.... Durham, NC: Duke University Press. minnesota review 85 (2015) DOI 10.1215/00265667-3144850  © 2015 Virginia Tech 189 190 the minnesota review Vaughan, Mary Kay. 2014. Portrait of a Young Painter: Pepe Zuniga and Mexico City’s...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 45.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Wedlock is a powerful rendering of a union that has truly tested the vow "for better or for worse." "Often hilariousa fittingly complex portrait of a family that, in its branching byways, resembles what families really zx<zThe Los Angeles Times Book Review...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 145–158.
Published: 01 May 2013
... wears a wimple (I:152), a cloak (I:158), and a coral rosary around her arm (I:159–60), from which hangs a brooch that reads “Amor vincit omnia” (I:161–63). These details appear at the very end of her portrait, where they have the rather anticlimactic effect of telling readers that the Prioress...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 277–283.
Published: 01 May 2009
... , 2007 . Taylor Nick . American-Made: The Enduring Legacy of the WPA: When FDR Put the Nation to Work . New York : Bantam , 2008 . Weiland Matt Wilsey Sean . State by State: A Panoramic Portrait of America . New York : Ecco , 2008 . Willard Pat . America Eats!: On...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 219–230.
Published: 01 November 2009
... status, they also became the subjects of a favorite art form of the wealthy: the oil portrait. Like their European counterparts, upper-class Americans had portraits done not only of their human family members but of their dogs. (Dog art continues today for a...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 169–175.
Published: 01 November 2006
..., elegantly effaced self-portraits, almost always set in domestic interiors, hauntingly echo the mood and thematics of feminist texts like Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s “The Yellow Wallpaper,” and Leach’s silence about the photographer’s suicide in 1981 (which coincided with the...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 29–34.
Published: 01 November 2013
... pragmatically unpleasant. Okay, okay, we’re getting ahead of you. Let’s take that piece of burned toast first. Baby steps, right? You might try The Cavalier, a smile we recommend for the professional on the go, so named after Frans Hals’s portrait The Laughing Cavalier, a smile that can’t be bothered...
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the minnesota review (2010) 2010 (75): 24–26.
Published: 01 November 2010
... I gave Libbie on our wedding day—I should be the one standing before the assembled Congress, entreating our Lord to protect our nation, my adoring Libbie by my side, silk spilling over her bustle, as an artist makes our portrait for the White House walls—and why did Grant really send me...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 122–132.
Published: 01 November 2014
... into the Dead Forest occupy relatively little space in the text, Winterson’s portrait of this strange habitat and its denizens is indelible, and the poisoned landscape of the Dead Forest functions as both a trenchant critique of the consequences of nuclear weapons and a deadly serious reminder...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 255–262.
Published: 01 November 2009
... transformative agency hopelessly narrowed to shoppers’ terms. Class analysis flattens to a portrait of victimization. While Food, Inc. draws its most penetrating insights and moving pathos from the testimony and the struggles of food production “insiders...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 269–276.
Published: 01 May 2009
...’ Begins.” New York Times 10 Feb. 1986 : C17 . Poore Charles . “Leslie Fiedler's Portrait of a Modern Picaro.” Rev. of Back to China, by Leslie Fiedler . New York Times 27 Apr. 1965 . “Radio.” New York Times 26 May 1960 : 67 . Rexroth Kenneth . “Ids and...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 189–203.
Published: 01 November 2009
... ( 1994 ): 10 - 20 . Galdikas Biruté . Reflections of Eden: My Years with the Orangutans of Borneo . New York : Little, Brown , 1995 . Goodall Jane . The Chimpanzees of Gombe: Patterns of Behavior . Cambridge : Belknap , 1986 . ---. Foreword . Captive Beauty: Zoo Portraits...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 191–196.
Published: 01 May 2009
... world of books and articles supposedly fills the days, weeks, and years of most tenured faculty. Even if such a group portrait is accurate in some instances, I find this kind of blaming language distracting at best and anti-intellectual at worst. I also think it...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 175–180.
Published: 01 May 2020
... Rocket Studios and holds an MFA from Bowling Green State University. Her work has appeared in apt, Pinch, Muse/A Journal, Booth, and the anthology A Portrait in Blues (2017). 175 minnesota review 94 (2020) DOI 10.1215/00265667-8128547 © 2020 Virginia Tech 176 the minnesota review James Braun s work has...