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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 263–268.
Published: 01 November 2009
..., 2008]; Cary Wolfe’s Animal Rites: Posthumanism and the Discourse of Species [Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2003]; Carrie Rohman’s Stalking the Subject: Modernism and the Animal [New York: Columbia UP, 2009); and Philip Armstrong’s What Animals Mean in the Fiction of...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 269–274.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Victorian Age . Cambridge : Harvard UP , 1987 . John Miller Death, Display, and Companionship in Animal Studies (on Donna J. Haraway’s When Species Meet [Minneapolis: U of Minnesota P, 2008]; Kurt Koenigsberger’s The Novel and the Menagerie: Totality, Englishness, and...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 133–142.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Eames and Charles Eames’s animation Powers of Ten , drawing on examples from biology, ecology, and engineering. Scale variance is the opposite of fractal self-similarity and the smooth zoom effect apparent in Powers of Ten . Scale critique shows that the “human species” is not the subject of the...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 143–152.
Published: 01 November 2014
... evolution into a new form described here as “middle epic” because it offers a slow, heroic temporality for the history of the species. By emphasizing human evolution over climate science, the popular science of lifestyles based on early human behavior constructs evolutionary nostalgia as an ideological...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 60–72.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Tobias Boes; Kate Marshall This introduction to the focus section on “Writing the Anthropocene” examines the challenges that the entry of our species into a new geological epoch poses for the humanities in general and for literary and media theory in particular. It proposes the hypothesis that the...
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the minnesota review (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 (2012) 2012 (78): 53–61.
Published: 01 May 2012
... minnesotat review string, and stuffed, mounted, and displayed in the effort to regiment the anarchy of the natural world into the strict categories of science. Knowledge of the animal world through biological taxonomy —​ domain, kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus, and finally species...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 189–203.
Published: 01 November 2009
... . Visions of Caliban: On Chimpanzees and People . Boston : Houghton Mifflin , 1993 . Haraway Donna . Primate Visions: Gender, Race, and Nature in the World of Modern Science . New York : Routledge , 1989 . ---. When Species Meet . Minneapolis : U of Minnesota P , 2008 . Mitman...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 55–65.
Published: 01 May 2007
... unquestionably have a capacity for language, which is common to the species. There is virtually no variation that anyone can detect, except with real pathology, so it’s a species property. It’s also plainly unique to the species; no other species has anything remotely like it. If my granddaughter and her...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 183–187.
Published: 01 November 2009
.... Discovery Docs , 2005 . Haraway Donna . When Species Meet . Minneapolis : U of Minnesota P , 2008 . Neimanis Astrida . “ Becoming-Grizzly: Bodily Molecularity and the Animal that Becomes .” PhaenEx: Journal of Existential and Phenomenological Theory and Culture 2.2 ( Fall/Winter...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 102–111.
Published: 01 November 2014
... inscriber of planetary history at the level of stratigraphic signals (see Szersynski 2012). What the Anthropocene as a new geologic era connotes, above all, is that “humankind, our own species, has become so large and active that it now rivals some of the great forces of nature in its impact on...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 162–163.
Published: 01 November 2011
... Temporal Cri- tique. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. McHugh, Susan. 2011. Animal Stories: Narrating across Species Lines. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. Menon, Madhavi, ed. 2011. Shakesqueer: A Queer Companion to the Complete Works of Shakespeare. Durham, NC: Duke...
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the minnesota review (2018) 2018 (90): 91–99.
Published: 01 May 2018
... . Human Error: Species Being and Media Machines . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press . Sailors Pam . 2010 . “ More Than Meets the ‘I’: Values of Dangerous Sport .” In Climbing: Philosophy for Everyone, Because It’s There , edited by Schmidt Stephen E. , 81 – 91 . London...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 157–158.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Governance of Life and Death. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Cohen, Samuel S., and Lee Konstantinou, eds. 2012. The Legacy of David Foster Wallace. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press. DeKoven, Marianne, and Michael Lundblad. 2012. Species Matters: Humane Advocacy and Cultural Theory...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 153–162.
Published: 01 November 2014
... species meant to take its place —​it is clear that even before the outbreak, the clock on the Anthropocene has effectively run out. That is, in Atwood’s pre-Flood world, mankind has already driven itself to the brink of extinction and laid waste to the planet in its wake. This is a world in which...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 231–242.
Published: 01 November 2009
... earlier, but ongoing body of work: Edible Estates. For these projects, Haeg reclaimed the sterile anti-environmental space of the suburban front lawn, replacing grass with high-density, multi-species edible landscapes. While Edible Estates pushes us to think about the place of nature...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 133–163.
Published: 01 November 2009
... companion species. Haraway was born in 1944 in Denver, where her father was a sportswriter, as she has recounted in several recent pieces. She attended Colorado College, majoring in biology and minoring in philosophy and English (BA, 1966). She studied in Paris for a year on a...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 83–95.
Published: 01 May 2017
... present occasion: it is what the occasion feels for itself, as derived from the past and as merging into the future” (162). Haraway also took up Whitehead’s notion of prehension (via the work of Isabelle Stengers) in When Species Meet, in which she uses the example of her training sessions...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 18–22.
Published: 01 November 2019
... ecology class and failed all the quizzes about species identification. I couldn t make sense of the dichotomous keys. The idea: you must always choose only one of two choices. Such simplicity felt impossible. At first it was easy enough. Are the tree leaves simple (one large leaf like a maple) or compound...
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the minnesota review (2021) 2021 (96): 56–68.
Published: 01 May 2021
.... sapiens, such faunas were the norm, widely occurring on all continents and they had been there for tens of millions of years. In contrast, Currently about 21 percent of mammals are threatened with extinction with a bias toward large species, so that approximately 60 percent of herbivores of one hundred...