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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (92): 1.
Published: 01 May 2019
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 269–274.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Empire [Columbus: Ohio State UP, 2007]; and the Animal Studies Group’s Killing Animals [Urbana: U of Illinois P, 2006]) At the outset of his 2000 study Electric Animal: Towards a Rhetoric of Wildlife, Akira Mizuta Lippit describes the disappearance of animals from the...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 126–146.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Janell Watson In this interview, Jacqueline Stevens discusses her career and her writings in the field of political theory. Her theories about birth, death, and the state guide her as she boldly challenges patriarchal appeals to genetics and heredity in the politics of immigration, wealth...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 147–158.
Published: 01 November 2013
...” also contribute. Long interested in environmental studies, Bennett has written on the Hegelian dialectic of faith and enlightenment in order to examine the relationship between nature and the state. In a related project, she defines a modern political enchantment in terms of an animate materialism that...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 132–143.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Michelle Ty Samuel Beckett's body of work is a literature committed or, more accurately, given over to nonsovereign states of being. Taking as a point of departure the prominence of choicelessness in Beckett's writing — along with the difficulties it introduces for character (which hardly develops...
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the minnesota review (2018) 2018 (91): 68–91.
Published: 01 November 2018
... realm of attachments and intimacies. The commons, moreover, is also where the lived politics of address and recognition sustain a continuum of privilege, exceptionalism, and states of exception. It is where the juridical and metaphysical matrices from which the body garners voice, name, and the affects...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 55–61.
Published: 01 November 2019
... considers the vexed relationship between the commons and state sovereignty, the way in which the common functions as a placeholder for revolutionary subjectivity, the significance of ecology for the commons and vice versa, and the importance of queer, indigenous, feminist, and minoritarian commons for...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 68–74.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Sophia A. McClennen; Christian P. Haines; Peter Hitchcock The violence that surrounded the 2016 Standing Rock protests was clearly a sign of a militarized police state protecting profit over people, but it was also a reminder of a long legacy of systemic racism toward the first peoples of this...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 97–107.
Published: 01 May 2011
... classrooms and that the politics surrounding their actions have become increasingly contentious, it is important to consider academic freedom from the perspective of college teachers in the United States. This essay therefore explores contemporary debates about academic freedom with respect to classroom...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 127–140.
Published: 01 May 2011
... resistance. Given the fact that neoliberalism emerged as a force for social restructuring in Latin America at least a decade prior to its appearance in the United States and Europe, some of the insights of Latin American cultural studies scholars might well offer productive critical avenues for cultural...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 57–78.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Janell Watson In this interview, Jacqueline Rose discusses her engagements with psychoanalytic feminism and discusses its legacies in the United States and in Great Britain. She uses Lacan and Freud not only to read literature but also to discuss politics, especially the issues of anti-Semitism and...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 113–136.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Liu Kang This article assesses the Chinese intellectual scene through sketching four groups of Chinese intellectuals: state strategists, the (politically) scandalous, professionals, and the weibo (microblogging) opinion leaders. The Chinese intellectual scene today is filled with excitement and...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 111–125.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Anker, which situate the anglophone novel in dialectic with emergent geopolitical forms: the world order of nation-states, postliberal governmentality, and human rights law. Finally, the essay calls for criticism that takes the genre’s formal ability to fashion worlds as a point of departure for...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 69–82.
Published: 01 May 2015
... different from perceptions in the United States. International frames of the US response to this natural disaster not only highlight different underlying sources for the tragedy but also shift attention away from material conditions to subjective perceptions that produce trauma, and they chart the part...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 111–130.
Published: 01 November 2011
... a religion of the state. But did Christian communism actually exist in earliest, first-, or even second-century Christianity? The evidence is exceedingly slender if not nonexistent. And so I take a dialectical line, arguing that the probable nonexistence of early Christian communism is precisely the...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 83–94.
Published: 01 May 2012
... famous categorical inventions: the political unconscious, transcoding, and cognitive mapping. Discussing the global situation today, he suggests that because of its location on the outside, a Third World power such as Brazil enjoys an epistemological advantage over the United States, which rarely thinks...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 109–125.
Published: 01 May 2011
... in the humanities, it has also ironically brought many of its arguments closer in form to the positions of the neoliberal and neoconservative orthodoxies it positions itself against. In particular, its tendency to reduce politics to clashes between oppressive state powers and individuals seeking...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 141–155.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Imre Szeman Does it make sense to speak of a global cultural studies? This review essay examines the apparent critical aversion to such a category by exploring the approaches taken by two books that consider the state of cultural studies in the global era. Ackbar Abbas and John Nguyet Erni's...
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the minnesota review (2021) 2021 (96): 101–134.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Lynn Arner This study investigates whether the hiring of professors in Canada, a land of public universities and inexpensive tuition, is more equitable in terms of socioeconomic class than the hiring of their counterparts in the United States. Featuring original data on the degrees of all tenure...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 161–166.
Published: 01 May 2008
...://www.law.berkeley.edu/centers/kadish/workshop_2006/brown.pdf >. Hart Matthew . “The Third English Civil War: David Peace's ‘Occult History’ of Thatcherism.” Contemporary Literature 49 . 4 ( 2008 ). Howe Irving . “Introduction.” Beyond the Welfare State . Ed. Howe Irving . New York...