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the minnesota review (1 November 2007) 2007 (69): 185–189.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Todd J. Goddard © 2007 the minnesota review 2007 Todd J. Goddard Literature, Law, and Slavery in Nineteenth- Century America (on Maurice Lee’s Slavery, Philosophy, & American Literature, 1830-1860, [Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2006]; Arthur Riss’ Race, Slavery, and...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 102–113.
Published: 01 May 2015
...T. R. Johnson This essay narrates an experience of the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in the Ninth Ward of New Orleans to reflect on jazz, blues, slavery, race, community, diaspora, memory, and gentrification. It contextualizes itself through details of a particular neighborhood in New Orleans...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2018) 2018 (91): 149.
Published: 01 November 2018
...: Witnessing American Slavery . New York : Overlook Press . Singh Julietta . 2018 . Unthinking Mastery: Dehumanism and Decolonial Entanglements . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Spry Adam . 2018 . Our War Paint Is Writers’ Ink: Anishinaabe Literary Transnationalism . Albany, NY...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2016) 2016 (87): 182.
Published: 01 November 2016
.... In Praise of Theatre. Malden, MA: Polity. Brown, Kimberly Juanita. 2015. The Repeating Body: Slavery’s Visual Resonance in the Contemporary. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Cheah, Pheng. 2016. What Is a World? On Postcolonial Literature as World Litera- ture. Durham, NC: Duke...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (67): 123–127.
Published: 01 November 2006
... Blacks Is a Bad Idea for Blacks—and Racist Too” (FrontPage Magazine 3 January 2001). Until then known primarily to those who track the careers of former radicals turned conservative, Horowitz became notorious for a series of outrageous assertions about slavery and race...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (67): 153–158.
Published: 01 November 2006
..., they all constellate around the Civil War, slavery, and the failed promises of equality. To a greater or lesser extent, each study also contributes to the analysis begun by Robert Ferguson’s landmark study, Law and Letters in American Culture (1984), which provided a forceful argument for the...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 211–213.
Published: 01 November 2006
..., Slavery, and the Philosophy of History. Durham: Duke UP, 2005. Bennett, Michael. Democratic Discourses: The Radical Abolition Movement And Antebellum American Literature. New Brunswick: Rutgers UP, 2005. Booker, M. Keith, ed. Encyclopedia of Literature and Politics: Censorship, Revolution...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 13–14.
Published: 01 November 2009
... comfortable with a Constitution that in 1865— in the same complex sentence that ended slavery—granted federal and state authorities the legal power to enslave “duly convicted” citizens. A slave can never be a fully human being. So the prison today does perform one civil service that...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 141–151.
Published: 01 May 2008
... novel about Atlantic slavery, the emergence of subaltern political consciousness, and the early stirrings of the Haitian Revolution. Originally commissioned as a Caribbean adventure-romance setting white protagonists against the backdrop of black “voodoo” and tom- toms...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 219–222.
Published: 01 May 2008
... English at Yale. He is currently at work on a book on experience and experimental writing in Emerson, Poe, Melville, and Henry and William James. His writing has appeared in Radical Philosophy, Parallax, and Bookforum. Maurice Lee is author of Slavery, Philosophy, and American...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2009) 2009 (71-72): 297–300.
Published: 01 May 2009
... studies that have established the transatlantic as both a space and period. Joe Roach’s Cities of Dead (1996), Ian Baucom’s Out of Place: Englishness, Empire and the Locations of Identity (1999) and Specters of the Atlantic: Finance Capital, Slavery, and the...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 56–59.
Published: 01 May 2015
... division that marks this occasion —​they, he writes, “were almost certainly the descendants of slaves. My grandfather’s grandfather owned slaves.” The essay medi- tates on the role of African American music in the history of slavery and emancipation, and the relationship of this music to white...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2015) 2015 (85): 107–118.
Published: 01 November 2015
.... 1983 . The Anti-Aesthetic: Essays on Postmodern Culture . Seattle : Bay Press . ———. 1985 . Recodings: Art, Spectacle, Cultural Politics . New York : New Press . Griffin Tim . 2011 . “Compression.” October , no. 135 : 3 – 20 . Hartman Saidiya . 2014 . “Slavery, Human...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2014) 2014 (82): 151–160.
Published: 01 May 2014
..., Szalay contends, Styron commodifies blackness as a two-part fantasy: the paternalistic fantasy in which liberal Democrats would free African Americans from the “slavery of segregation”; and the self-liberation fantasy in which the professional-managerial class would, through this second skin...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2011) 2011 (77): 111–130.
Published: 01 November 2011
...: Communal Meals in the Book of Acts . Grand Rapids, MI : Eerdmans . Gianaris Nicholas V. 1996 . Modern Capitalism: Privatization, Employee Ownership, and Industrial Democracy . Westport, CT : Greenwood . Glancy Jennifer A. 2006 . Slavery in Early Christianity . Philadelphia...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2013) 2013 (81): 126–146.
Published: 01 November 2013
... protest against those. And so I think it’s important to pay attention to those people. The movements to abolish slavery started first with people saying “Wow, look at all the terrible things that are going on in the plantation system, we have to get these owners to stop abusing the slaves...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2005) 2005 (63-64): 127–139.
Published: 01 May 2005
... yet to find out what feminism entails. In the United States, moreover, the history of slavery casts a shadow over descriptions of masochism, making the topic of masochistic desire among African-American women especially difficult to broach. Hence Mae Henderson sets up a "radical...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2005) 2005 (63-64): 225–238.
Published: 01 May 2005
... vein, the third main section of The Shape of the Signifier culminates in an argument against reparations for the descendants of slaves. Again he has no sympathy for the right: "[David] Horowitz's point—that African-Americans, who owe their very existence to slavery, are better off than Africans...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 199–205.
Published: 01 May 2008
... other Western European countries we do have a kinder, gentler form of capitalism. With the occasional exception that proves the rule, we have given up slavery, child labor, and, however inadequately, acknowledged the right of workers to form unions. Something enabled people to make those...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2015) 2015 (85): 144–152.
Published: 01 November 2015
... forms of slavery, conceding people and planet to a neoliberal consensus over growth and agility. The view is of the inescapable place where, in poetry, the agency of a global subject must be negotiated locally within the conditions of finality that the human has produced. Notes 1...