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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 26–44.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Douglas Trevor © 2014 Douglas Trevor 2014 Douglas Trevor The Novelist and the Short Story Writer She had written two novels by the age of twenty-seven and was known, by the time she went to the Upstart Conference in the Hills to teach, as an author of peculiar power and enviable sales...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 143–161.
Published: 01 November 2011
... constant connectivity, celebrants of globalization and its critics alike are prone to thin accounts that fall back on metaphors of a flat world and the short text. Against the perils of the short and the flat, this essay celebrates the long formats and sustained acts of imaginative investment fostered by...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 126–132.
Published: 01 November 2019
... discussions of the commons and protest more generally. Drawing on short readings of Sarah Schulman’s People in Trouble and David Feinberg’s Queer and Loathing , this article invokes the importance of not forgetting the power of protest during ACT-UP to envision the world as something other than it is and to...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (87): 160–170.
Published: 01 November 2016
...George Caffentzis After a short historical and conceptual introduction to the labor theory of value (LTV), it is noted that the oil industry presents a paradox to the LTV. How is it that oil companies employ relatively few workers and invest in a relatively large amount of machinery and still are...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 112–115.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Iris van der Tuin This short essay reads diffractively key texts by British novelist and writer Virginia Woolf (1882–1941) and French psychotherapist and philosopher Félix Guattari (1930–1992). The diffractive reading methodology was first proposed by Donna Haraway and Karen Barad. Experimenting...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 39.
Published: 01 November 2006
.... Sold his sister a garden-size plot, kept himself a tract and a trailer. This is the way we live now. Short rides we manage day to day. Dreams wide as the town limit. The sky still hangs big as ever We just don’t watch it so much. ...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 3.
Published: 01 May 2015
... pulling up the shrubbery around the carriage house. An AM/FM radio finds its way out an upstairs window and shorts out the lights in the big, expensive swimming pool. The police arrive and we begin to run the way we are always running in dreams. We find a car waiting by the sidewalk, take it east...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (86): 1.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Jackson Holbert © 2016 Jackson Holbert 2016 Jackson Holbert The Good Reverend Eulogizes His Friend Steve Look, life is very long. I know, right now, it doesn’t seem that way. Right now it seems too short. But tomorrow, like you’re already doing right now, you’ll forget Steve a little...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 43.
Published: 01 November 2012
... are barely unearthed. Give me today some quotidian thing —​a cloud, rising up in the sky as if to embrace; a short stick of candle to hold between my palms for a night; an undulating ape between trees —​any representation of the kindred to curb my appetite. Forgive me...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 40.
Published: 01 May 2005
... rushing off to stare at shrink-wrapped prime rib. He won't appreciate jokes About rarely seeing so much grey matter here. One of me will point out that help is short right now, why complain? The other will ask for a second paycheck and say, "Every entity for...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 191–195.
Published: 01 November 2015
...). She lives in Cleveland, where she writes for nonprofits and social enterprises. Talia Lakshmi Kolluri is a municipal attorney specializing in land use and planning. Her short stories have appeared in Kartika Review and elsewhere. She lives in Fresno, California, with her husband. Nicholas...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 18–19.
Published: 01 May 2007
... food, and a three-pound bag of yellow onions. “How many cats do you have?” “Seven.” He didn’t look up. When the store closed, we had to put back what people left up front when their whim changed or they were short. The worst was the endless...
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the minnesota review (2010) 2010 (75): 28–29.
Published: 01 November 2010
... honest whisper, short and fine in your throat. She cut my hair like a boy who hadn’t been to the barber for a month, and I sat at the cafeteria table alone for weeks. They couldn’t make sense of me, my classmates with their gender-proper hairstyles, I didn’t want anything to do with...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 7.
Published: 01 November 2013
.... He swallowed one you must have missed. He stood on the deck in his spandex shorts. Thick bent dick pulse beating my mother. Nodding behind him in her flannel bathrobe. Gorilla man says stop eating like a nigger. Says you’re lying to me when I wasn’t. I threw rocks at parked tractors I shot...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): i.
Published: 01 May 2005
... now the poetry editor. Daniels is the author of eight books of poems, most recently Show and Tell: New and Selected Poems (2003), which was a finalist for the 2004 Paterson Poetry Prize, and two books of short stories, most recently Detroit Tales (2003). Daniels is Baker Professor of English...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 175–180.
Published: 01 May 2020
... Writing 2018, among others. He holds an MFA in fiction from UNC- Greensboro and a BA in English from Gettysburg College. Brett Biebel teaches writing and literature at Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois. His (mostly very) short fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in Chautauqua, Masters Review...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 181–183.
Published: 01 November 2006
... Poetry. Justin Bigos’ poems have appeared in NY Arts, Gettysburg Review, Ploughshares, Indiana Review, Crazyhorse, and elsewhere. Sean Bishop’s verse has appeared in Poetry. He recently earned a degree in literature and social theory from Hampshire College. Lonnie Busch’s short...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 35–36.
Published: 01 November 2013
...- low bullhorn, boy in plaid shorts, boy in plaid shorts, out of the pool. Brother is goofing underwater and doesn’t hear him, or pretends not to, but mother does, and we sisters know what hell there will be to pay. On the bus home, we whisper-ask brother why the lifeguard pulled him out, and he...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 160–164.
Published: 01 November 2013
... books are Mind over Matter (BlazeVOX, 2011) and Any Time Now (Little Red Leaves, 2010). She is also the author of two critically acclaimed collections of short stories— Distance No Object (City Lights Books) and How I Learned (Coffee minnesota review 81 (2013) DOI 10.1215/00265667-2332129...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 160–164.
Published: 01 May 2013
... (Writer’s Digest Books, 2007). Roxane Gay’s writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Best Ameri­ can Short Stories 2012, Salon, The Rumpus, Brevity, American Short Fiction, NOON, and others. She coedits PANK and does lots of other things. She lives in the Midwest. Benjamin S. Grossberg is...