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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 6.
Published: 01 November 2007
...David Dodd Lee © 2007 the minnesota review 2007 the minnesota review David Dodd Lee Turning Seventeen (Muskegon, 1976) The mist off the river mixed with the smoke And made the wine glow. Her fingers were soft. They jumped at the tops of my...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 26–28.
Published: 01 November 2006
.... After she watches the spill of white After she stirs clockwise seventeen times After she blows on the roughened liquid's surface After she takes the smallest of sips she finally returns. Her eyes narrow; the minnesota review as she peers at me through the scrim between...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 47–50.
Published: 01 November 2007
... are high. The seventeen or seventy people who read a given academic article won’t respond to it directly and in print; if it generates any kind of public discussion at all, the average scholarly essay will be part of a very small discursive circle. Blogs are different...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 9–23.
Published: 01 May 2015
... cancer, though I haven’t really gotten lucky from my cancer sex appeal. My buddy Raymond who is seventeen like me, a guy I met at the chemo infusion center, agrees. He wrote a rap about how the chicks flock to you when you’re bald from chemo. According to him he’s gotten plenty lucky, but he’s...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 123–127.
Published: 01 November 2006
... details the arrests of seventeen Muslim men in Ontario; • and a link to a July 2006 Washington Times article on the recent decision of the Bush Administration to send tens of thousands of National Guardsmen to the Mexico-U.S. border. Most egregiously, the...
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the minnesota review (2021) 2021 (96): 135–141.
Published: 01 May 2021
... with their MFA in poetry spring 2020. They are now pursuing a PhD in feminist studies at the University of Minnesota. Adelina Rose Gowans is a seventeen-year-old Costa Rican/Honduran American writer and student at the South Carolina Governor s School for the Arts and Humanities. Her work has been...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 60–68.
Published: 01 May 2015
... headed for Houston, where my wife has family. We left New Orleans at 7 a.m. and arrived in Houston about midnight, a seventeen-hour drive that normally takes about six hours. After a trying day of sitting in traffic, listening to radio reports about the storm, and worrying about its effects on my...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 203–210.
Published: 01 May 2005
... borough of Queens); and also, the birth of an extensive community college structure. Under previous policy, all New York City residents with high school diplomas (or equivalent) were guaranteed admission to one of CUNY's seventeen colleges. Furthermore, the intention of...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 46–53.
Published: 01 November 2013
... yourself; they are your only remaining link to your place in the social order that was once so important. The problem with congestive heart failure is I sometimes forget I have it. I am seventeen, heart failure is a disease for old people, and I forget. I have normal days, breathe easy...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 123–130.
Published: 01 May 2009
... renewal. To paraphrase another critic, it is a long road to renewal, but that is the road we need to take. Another, more personal reason for this issue is that, after seventeen years of editing minnesota review, I am stepping down as editor. Because of cuts to editorial support by...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 83–91.
Published: 01 May 2015
... citywide “consulta- tive” planning spectacles. Blakely, who appeared to claim credit for Owen  89 the master-planning process begun before his arrival, left in late 2009 under a cloud of suspicion and rebuke after the seventeen neighbor- hood recovery...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 67–74.
Published: 01 May 2007
... her, they want her to confess, and then suddenly they bring the baby back. It’s a kind of torture to take the baby away. Our protagonist finds the baby Moshiri Interview 73 alone crying, and although she is just seventeen years old and her...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 60–66.
Published: 01 May 2008
.... One day when he was seventeen he became determined to swim across Waimea Bay. A strong swimmer, he was confident that he could make the five-mile swim. About two thirds of the way across he began to tire. Treading in the deep ocean waters he became...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 211–219.
Published: 01 May 2009
... projects that dehistoricize, depoliticize, and aestheticize literary studies and antiformalist movements that deepen and extend cultural criticism. My trajectory was clear. In 1987 I got divorced after seventeen years of marriage. Also I moved from working...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 195–202.
Published: 01 May 2005
... (Thai). This development engendered conflicts between the lecturers' union and the administration, and between the senate faculty and the administration, to be played out over the ensuing months. Seventeen FTEs was exactly the number of lecturers who had post-sixth year continuing employment...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 75–82.
Published: 01 November 2006
... written, the vast majority of it from white kids under seventeen who deeply resented the suggestion, on the grounds that non-whites in movies were signs of "social problems" which they wanted no part of in "their" film. Ten years earlier, a magazine editor had rejected...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 193–202.
Published: 01 November 2006
... The first of Wark's seventeen sections is "abstraction," the second "class." As a manifesto about contemporary material organization this work is abstract, and its performance of abstraction is one of its contributions to the theory of information as a commodity. If for Marx abstraction is...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (89): 32–42.
Published: 01 November 2017
... that I can stop drinking whenever I want.” I rolled my eyes so hard they almost popped out of my head. “Just because you’ve stopped for a day or two doesn’t mean you don’t have a problem,” I said. “I stopped drinking for seventeen years so I could raise you two boys,” said Dad. “And I...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 91–105.
Published: 01 May 2007
... That’s the film side; how about the academic side? You teach at Columbia, which probably makes your life harder than not, but you seem committed to it. Schamus I’ve been at Columbia now for seventeen years, and I just count my blessings. I’m genuinely lucky. I have a...
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the minnesota review (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...