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the minnesota review (1 November 2015) 2015 (85): 35.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Brett Elizabeth Jenkins © 2015 Brett Elizabeth Jenkins 2015 Brett Elizabeth Jenkins Monologue during Demon Possession Let’s just think about this for a second. Shut up! Just let me think. Okay, make a list of the embarrassing stuff you might want me to get rid of if things go south...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2015) 2015 (85): 5.
Published: 01 November 2015
... space aren’t happy On earth. I don’t believe in any hocus-pocus New-age mumbo-jumbo, but I hurt for this Species of boneless electric wonder Named after the moon. Self-possessed by A terrifying terrestrial bulk —​weight —​ They feel fat, slow, depressed, dying not...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2015) 2015 (85): 31.
Published: 01 November 2015
... possess a secret family: some- times, late afternoons, practicing my cello in the tan hills overlooking our house, I’ll see an arm fling out of her tiny circular window —​a signal that she’s hungry —​but is it really her arm every time? She could have an entire other family up there, and I (holding...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (67): 153–158.
Published: 01 November 2006
..., 2005]; Gregg D. Crane, Race, Citizenship, and Law in American Literature [Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2002]; and Stephen M. Best, The Fugitive’s Properties: Law and the Poetics of Possession [Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2004]) A brief survey of national mottos reveals more...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 7–8.
Published: 01 November 2006
..., underneath his political ambitions, possessed a deep understanding of Beauty—part of Fred, a part that he himself distrusted and criticized Remembering Fred Pfeil as "decadent," was the sensibility of an aesthete. But this contradiction was perhaps...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 8–9.
Published: 01 November 2006
... political ambitions, possessed a deep understanding of Beauty—part of Fred, a part that he himself distrusted and criticized Remembering Fred Pfeil as "decadent," was the sensibility of an aesthete. But this contradiction was perhaps the most...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 9–10.
Published: 01 November 2006
... political ambitions, possessed a deep understanding of Beauty—part of Fred, a part that he himself distrusted and criticized Remembering Fred Pfeil as "decadent," was the sensibility of an aesthete. But this contradiction was perhaps the most...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 24–26.
Published: 01 November 2014
... she had all 8. And the 8, I’m assuming, were relatively easy to find. She joked once that number 6 was so des- perate to see more of her skin that he gave his up voluntarily. She traded fairly, her mirage for the possession of their unused souls —​but after seeing number 6 disappear so quickly...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2009) 2009 (71-72): 47–61.
Published: 01 May 2009
... University Professorship. In the meantime, he has continued his survey of Renaissance culture, with Learning to Curse: Essays in Early Modern Culture (Routledge, 1990); Marvelous Possessions: The Wonder of the New World (Chicago, 1991); Hamlet in Purgatory...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 219–230.
Published: 01 November 2009
... begins with a class distinction centered on a dog: “I never knew why in the Western States of America a yellow dog should be proverbially considered the acme of canine degradation and incompetency, nor why the possession of one should affect the social standing of its...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2013) 2013 (80): 95–105.
Published: 01 May 2013
...- fully that we think love continually oppresses us and helps us little, and that all the love is on our side. This unfaith is higher than any fidelity that is not abysmal, I mean, than a fidelity that allows itself to rest peacefully without the full possession of love, or than a...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 129–132.
Published: 01 May 2008
... no adjustment in price. perhaps you worry about the costs of staffing so many courses at institutions abroad. that’s no worry at all, since it concerns only local managers of offshore venues. here too india and malaysia are prime locations, possessing vast and undercapitalized...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2013) 2013 (80): 160–164.
Published: 01 May 2013
... professor of English at Princeton University. He is the author of The Book of the Incipit: Beginnings in the Fourteenth Cen­ tury (University of Minnesota Press, 2001) and Arts of Possession: The Middle English Household Imaginary (University of Minnesota Press, 2003) and is completing studies of...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2007) 2007 (69): 185–189.
Published: 01 November 2007
... Metaphysical Club, and more recently Stephen Best’s The Fugitive Properties: Law and the Poetics of Possession and Gregg Crane’s Race, Citizenship, and Law in American Literature, they straddle multiple disciplines and resist easy categorization. At the same time, these books rely on close...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2011) 2011 (77): 111–130.
Published: 01 November 2011
... sold their possessions and goods and distributed them to all, as any had need. —​Acts 2:44 –45 Now the company of all those who believed were of one heart and soul...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2013) 2013 (81): 29–34.
Published: 01 November 2013
... minnesota review You can’t bear to sell the TrailBlazer, part of your self-concept, like Lewis and Clark barreling through the wilds of North America with only knapsacks and crappy birch-bark canoes and the like, mapping indigenous peoples’ lands for eventual possession by the government...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2016) 2016 (87): 23–27.
Published: 01 November 2016
... the literature he loves because he does not possess the appropriate degree. Now the pears are bright green, shapely, not quite full. They resemble young women, he thinks, with widening hips and not much chest. The kind his matchmaker would bring the rabbinical student, though the student...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (67): 169–175.
Published: 01 November 2006
... castration and the difference between the penis and the phallus, but rather in the field of vision characterized by a distinction between the human look and an all-seeing gaze that no eye can entirely inhabit or possess. Starting with examples in which we feel like...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 171–182.
Published: 01 November 2009
... the character which a ringing bell possesses for them. Chickens not so well educated would have acted more wisely. (6) The key line in this passage is the one about the flimsiness of such interpretations; with this, Burke is moving from chicken interpretations to human...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2016) 2016 (86): 47–56.
Published: 01 May 2016
... happy. It’s original sin, you know? The real original sin is failing to love some- one as much as they love you.” “Take it easy, buddy,” said the man, annoyed, though his date seemed slightly more possessed of sympathy, and said, “You may feel deficient, but there’s always other fishes.” OF...