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the minnesota review (1 May 2018) 2018 (90): 91–99.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Margret Grebowicz; Margret Grebowicz What Sir John Hunt described beautifully as “the problem of Everest” is a different problem now than it was for the 1953 expedition. These days Everest is anything but the great unknown, so commercialized that it has become symbolic of a world used up by humans...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2011) 2011 (76): 13–14.
Published: 01 May 2011
... meaning. A painted Neanderthal face is our first proof a Neanderthal is capable of symbolic thinking, meaning when a Neanderthal rubbed two synapses together, she could have seen God or gods or some mythos to explain why she was there at all; the same question the...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 29.
Published: 01 November 2006
... first just a stylized stick figure a nicely done symbolic line drawing of gook generic with conical hat but then people added stuff the slant eyes the buck teeth the hat strap the thorn crown and cross I can picture it now it...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 171–182.
Published: 01 November 2009
... . ---. “ Definition of Man .” The Hudson Review 16 ( Winter 1963-64 ): 491 - 514 . ---. Language as Symbolic Action: Essays on Life, Literature, and Method . Berkeley : U of California P , 1966 . ---. Permanence and Change: An Anatomy of Purpose . 3rd ed. Berkeley : U of California P , 1984...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 243–253.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Tonight .” Maclean’s 29 Oct. 2007 : 95 . Sanctuary Farm . The Truth Behind the Label: Farm Animal Welfare Standards and Labeling Practices. < http://www.farmsanctuary.org> . Fiddes Nick . Meat: A Natural Symbol . New York : Routledge , 1992 . Halweil Brian...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 121–132.
Published: 01 November 2006
... differences between American Studies as practiced in the United States and outside the United States? Pease American Studies, when it was associated with the State Department in initiatives such as the myth-symbol-image school, was associated with the Americanization of the globe, which operated by...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 161–166.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Scene and ‘The Working of Democratic Institutions.’” The Henry James Review 30 . 1 ( Winter 2009 ). Szalay Michael . New Deal Modernism: American Literature and the Invention of the Welfare State . Durham : Duke UP , 2000 . Walzer Michael . “On the Role of Symbolism in...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2012) 2012 (79): 53–77.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Fredric . 1971 . Marxism and Form . Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press . ———. 1981 . The Political Unconscious: Narrative as a Socially Symbolic Act . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press . ———. 1988a . The Ideologies of Theory: Essays, 1971–1986 . 2 vols. Minneapolis...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (67): 169–175.
Published: 01 November 2006
..., constitutes a form of the Symbolic. It is not related to signification” (217-8). Leach somewhat disingenuously removes Kristeva’s thinking about the semiotic “chora” from feminist criticisms of her tendency to essentialize the notion of maternity, as well as from Kristeva’s own...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2011) 2011 (76): 109–125.
Published: 01 May 2011
... York : Grove , 2004 . Harvey David . A Brief History of Neoliberalism . Oxford : Oxford UP , 2007 . Jameson Fredric . “Ideology and Symbolic Action.” Critical Inquiry 5 . 2 ( 1978 ): 417 – 22 . ———. The Political Unconscious: Narrative as a Socially Symbolic Act...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2011) 2011 (77): 62–86.
Published: 01 November 2011
... Socially Symbolic Act . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press . ———. 1983 . “Science versus Ideology.” Humanities in Society 6 : 283 – 302 . ———. 1989 . “Imaginary and Symbolic in Lacan.” In Situations of Theory , 75 – 115 . Vol. 1 of The Ideologies of Theory: Essays, 1971–1986...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 171–175.
Published: 01 November 2006
... occupying a structurally necessary role. In other words, if the Real must exist for the Symbolic to function, then the abyss will remain whether homosexuals agree to inhabit it or not. Edelman acknowledges this reality but argues that if homosexuals exit the abyss a new subaltern will be compelled...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 219–230.
Published: 01 November 2009
... revelatory picture emerges when we view the two in juxtaposition. For the embrace of purebred dogs coincided with the scorning of immigrants, and the desire for these dogs among upper and middle classes grew as anxiety increased over a loss of power and status in an altered society symbolized by...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2009) 2009 (71-72): 297–300.
Published: 01 May 2009
... themes in nineteenth- and twentieth-century British and American novels. Doyle discusses how the Atlantic passing was established as a symbolic form of rebirth. As she remarks, “within all these narratives, the trope of an Atlantic crossing correlates with what I call a swoon moment—the...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2016) 2016 (86): 61–80.
Published: 01 May 2016
...- vokes an array of symbolic or symptomatic recognitions, not least of which involve the Great Recession of 2007–9. However, while much of the frustration expressed by critics concerns the film’s failure to make good on its novel premise (a shortcoming for which I hope to offer an alternative...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 93–101.
Published: 01 November 2014
...- tion”) and for its unsurpassed theorization of the ontology of quasi- objects (“the commodity form”) and of history’s incomplete disclosure in the symbolic domain (“mediation Historical materialism, how- ever, has been less successful in modeling the interchange between human and natural...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2014) 2014 (82): 59–96.
Published: 01 May 2014
... in geometric shapes like zigzags, spirals, and crosses, forms with Incan architectonic symbolism, as I will argue below. The impermanence of using pencil and the suggestiveness of a poetry that resists “positing” or asserting a monolithic lyric voice “suggest a movement inward,” writes...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 269–274.
Published: 01 November 2009
... cryogenically frozen, the performing, the cloned, the imagined, and the real) and an assortment of human behaviours as these creatures are butchered, hunted, eaten, watched, written about, loved, trained, played with, stuffed, and symbolized. From Koenigsberger’s...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2007) 2007 (69): 191–197.
Published: 01 November 2007
... symbolize both the glamorous celebrity and the hardworking Village independent artist, but his symbolic value reaches farther than that. The festival offers us a way of understanding the current place of Ginsberg and the legacy of countercultures with which he was affiliated. The FEVA...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2009) 2009 (71-72): 47–61.
Published: 01 May 2009
... distinguishing between symbol and allegory, and it strikes me that he was an allegorical critic, whereas you focus on the symbol. The allegorical critics are the ones who discern master narratives, like Fredric Jameson. I think your disposition is away from the...