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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 40.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Michael Martin Shea © 2012 by Virginia Tech 2012 Michael Martin Shea Eight Months in Buenos Aires as Still Life with Skull poem opens with a line from Erin Belieu’s “At Last” In the end, what you loved moves across seasons, so you think about winter break...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 220–227.
Published: 01 May 2009
... ): 65 – 82 . Devoney Looser Why I’m Still Writing Women’s Literary History Recently several colleagues asked me to defend my scholarly work. One of my areas of expertise is early modern women’s writings, and these colleagues apparently found that troubling. Indeed, what...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 96–111.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Marc Kosciejew The document is one of the oldest material objects of all recorded civilizations, one upon which we are, in many ways, still dependent today. Documentation — that is, documents and their associated practices, institutions, and histories — plays an important role in helping...
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the minnesota review (2018) 2018 (91): 136–148.
Published: 01 November 2018
... revolutionary liberating platform and the second phase (1970–90) in which new class relationships were developed in the country is also discussed. At a more general theoretical level, the problem of the actual possibility for a historical break with the still developing capitalist mode of production...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (92): 58–72.
Published: 01 May 2019
... and disfigured male soldiers and ex-soldiers present in twentieth-and twenty-first-century culture. The provocations of Norman Mailer, particularly his bombastic statements on race and gender, perfectly represent the still vibrantly supported belief that the basic tragedy of contemporary American life...
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the minnesota review (2023) 2023 (100): 132–150.
Published: 01 May 2023
...—while writing—and reading—about it makes us stand still. Creativity is represented by ideas on the move, messy, nonlinear, embodied, and in-between. And so, if ideas could describe this movement, what would they say? glaveanu@webster.ch paubertin@enc.qc.ca veronique_richard03@hotmail.com...
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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...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (80): 131–144.
Published: 01 May 2013
... of content that is a sign of a finitude still to come. The materialisms of the Tale assert a limit that does not arrive because they begin with the inexhaustible limitations of form. © 2013 Virginia Tech 2013 Works Cited Aquinas Thomas . 2002 . The Treatise on Human Nature: Summa Theologiae...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 93–101.
Published: 01 November 2014
... discussed in this essay—air as what remains still or as what gives way; air as the medium of remembrance or as the element of a haunted forgetting—fail to capture the decisive temporality of the Anthropocene: the delayed and disaggregated effect of fossil capitalism, the accumulation of greenhouse gases...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 60–68.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Stephen A. Nelson Although it has been nearly ten years since the Hurricane Katrina disaster, many misconceptions (myths) still surround the events that took place. Among these myths are that levees failed the day after Katrina made landfall, that the failed levees were on the Mississippi River...
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the minnesota review (2022) 2022 (99): 54–56.
Published: 01 November 2022
... it to unlock the trunk with his car keys. He held the dangling keys, still in the ignition, like they were a pair of earrings his mother had given to his sister on her sixteenth birthday. He pushed a button on the key fob minnesota review 99 (2022) DOI 10.1215/00265667-9993111 © 2022 Vi Khi Nao 54 Nao 55...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 32–33.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., so much quieter than I, even if you’re still less quiet than your father, whose only sound each evening, as he puffs on his after-dinner cigar, lost in a reverie of woolly smoke, like a mountain­ top, is a long belch-like groan of satisfaction. Still, we hear things at night (the pop...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 54–56.
Published: 01 November 2013
... the outline of shapes I recognized, more beautiful in motion than when still. There was the impression of a field and the impression of brown cattle, and the star in the distance consumed by the small hills. My brother’s window was down, and the van was moving very fast, and so he had to shout...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (87): 15–16.
Published: 01 November 2016
.... A town where men pour from all-you-can-eat seafood buffets, the hair they let grow on their faces has turned to gnarled beards matted with melted butter sauce and beer. I’m still waiting for the right one. I’m still waiting for a gentleman to approach me on my throne. I’m still waiting...
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the minnesota review (2019) 2019 (93): 18–22.
Published: 01 November 2019
... it crept into our bodies and made that inexplicable change to our minds. I knew I too would lose my words, my mind becoming some- thing else, tongue curling into dust. And we my daughter and I were the lucky ones, who had lasted this long and still maintained our words. Or perhaps, unlucky to have...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (86): 5.
Published: 01 May 2016
... with his fly unzipped, and we all were detained by the law. When I think of un-filed charges, I want to say gently the names of my sisters, and I want to commit the names of the people who’ve hurt my dear sisters to memory. The snow is still falling on the berries and whip, and if I were...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 35–46.
Published: 01 November 2007
.... He checks with the binocs. Vikona only smiles, his hands steady on the wheel. Am I being set up, JK wonders, but he also thinks, well, what the shit, and rips another line of 40mm holes into the water just short of the cruiser’s hull. He switches to the binocs again but the cruiser’s still...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (87): 36–42.
Published: 01 November 2016
... to hatch. It was a look that didn’t belong in a place like this, where life is not a given. Third time lucky, you might say, but of course we do not believe in luck. Days pass, and still the scouts have not returned. “I take personal responsibility,” the leader says. There are murmurs...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 185–192.
Published: 01 November 2006
... a fictional world—was a necessary step in the process of becoming educated. She wrote that "any kind of reading I think better than leaving a blank still a blank, because the mind must receive a degree of enlargement and obtain a little strength by a slight exertion of its thinking powers...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 27–36.
Published: 01 May 2005
.... Which table was I supposed to go to? Who had just finished? I scanned the room, quick and nervous, but everyone still seemed to be playing. Then I noticed that the cheering in front of me had subsided. Wilhelm Mayher was shaking his opponent's hand; he had just finished his game. Perfecto, I...