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the minnesota review (2018) 2018 (90): 11-12.
Published: 01 May 2018
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 78-90.
Published: 01 November 2012
... distinction, these four critics reveal the universalism and collectivity out of which the lyric voice is constructed. I argue that the New Lyric Studies, widely construed to include these critics, brings poetry in line with the social poetics, world systems, and democratic inclusivity that figure prominently...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 111-125.
Published: 01 May 2014
... world-making activity. Beginning with the first of these approaches, the essay identifies a renewed interest in world-systems theory and Immanuel Wallerstein’s thought, in part as a corrective to theories of alternative modernities. It then looks at recent books by Jon Hegglund, John Marx, and Elizabeth...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 93-101.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Tobias Menely Considering examples from Benjamin, Marx, and Hobbes, “Anthropocene Air” reflects on the conceptual difficulty that the atmosphere, the Earth’s gaseous envelope, poses for a materialist account of history. Against the backdrop of the systemic condition definitive of the Anthropocene...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 133-142.
Published: 01 November 2014
... systems. © 2014 Virginia Tech 2014 Works Cited Aravamudan Srinivas . 2013 . “ The Catachronism of Climate Change .” diacritics 41 ( 3 ): 6 – 30 . Baucom Ian . 2012 . “ The Human Shore: Postcolonial Studies in an Age of Natural Science .” History of the Present 2 ( 1...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 163-171.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Joshua Schuster This essay rereads Maurice Blanchot’s The Writing of the Disaster as a guide for the age of the Anthropocene. I consolidate a series of theses from the book that brings out the systemic ecological thought implicit in Blanchot. The essay discusses both the terms of disaster and...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 104-112.
Published: 01 May 2012
... discourse of global English needs to expand well beyond disciplinary and curricular concerns to consider English as the literal and metaphoric operating system for a social matrix that is at once networked and informational. If the discourse of global English is to have any critical purchase, in other words...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 143-161.
Published: 01 November 2011
... narrative literature. Focusing on Orhan Pamuk's novel Snow , I analyze the ways in which worldly faith and parochial secularity unravel the religious/cosmopolitan agon. As Pamuk's novel underscores, because the most prominent boundaries of the modern world system are not territorial or political but...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 24.
Published: 01 May 2014
... dissects digestive systems. In addition to bells, he used electric shocks, tuning forks, metronomes. What part of us expects thunder? minnesota review 82 (2014) DOI 10.1215/00265667-2409919  © 2014 Brent Goodman 24 ...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 162-169.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Santiago and Valparaiso in a white van that served as a mobile gallery. Tapia’s act gives form to the cascading crisis of legitimacy within the Chilean system of higher education, sparked since 2011 by ongoing student uprisings against what arguably had been the global paragon of neoliberal...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2010 (73-74): 255-262.
Published: 01 November 2009
... possibilities—when they come from the lips of those trapped inside this food system. While Food, Inc. began as a film about food, Kenner has remarked, it quickly “became a film about unchecked corporate power.” This resulted largely from entrenched industry resistance encountered...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 60-68.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Geoenvironmental Engineering 134 : 681 – 91 . ILIT (Independent Levee Investigation Team) . 2006 . Investigation of the New Orleans Flood Protection Systems in Hurricane Katrina on August 29, 2005, Final Report, July 31, 2006 , www.ce.berkeley.edu/~new_orleans/ . IPET (Interagency Performance...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (86): 20.
Published: 01 May 2016
...) —​to the sea, to the funeral, to science. Let its signature be a vendor of radio waves, a quasar. Your hands make an impressive system, love observes from the other side of the two-way glass. I am lifting both palms to my hairline, deep in faith’s aisle. Now I sip a bit...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 185-192.
Published: 01 November 2006
... and it simultaneously explores how the reader's mind can keep up with and make sense of those progressions through its own complex mechanisms for guessing at connectivity. As the novel's central character (also named) Richard Powers uses increasingly sophisticated machines to develop systems...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (87): 160-170.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., paradoxically, it is the only source of value in the universe. It is similar to the way in which the portrait painter is not a portrait that he or she paints, even in the case of self-portraiture. Hence, while on one side, capitalism is a “humanistic” system, for what it values can be created only by...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 21-22.
Published: 01 November 2006
... brothers, march on Western capitals defended by missile systems and computized pain, with lust slain, hearts free of money's stain, and knees always to the Ka'aba bended. If innocents want recompense, pray they may submit to the rule of one God. We...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 29-32.
Published: 01 May 2008
... gang politics, violent mental instability, and vendettas for real or perceived offenses to guards or other inmates. This is a system that calls itself correctional, reformatory, penitentiary, but which is in fact a system of unredeeming punishment, as politicians in the current political...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 308-318.
Published: 01 May 2009
..., the institution most associated with the expansion of the American middle class. As a result of the GI Bill and other public programs aimed at increasing access to the expanding higher education system, college enrollments increased by five fold in the three decades after the war (Williams...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 53-61.
Published: 01 May 2012
... flesh and animality have been torn away in the effort to generate that ecological empathy that has become the function Whiteman  59 60 he minnesotat review Whiteman  61 of the knowledge systems in natural history museums. What is lost when we...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 97-110.
Published: 01 May 2014
... “the author function is linked to the juridical and institutional system that encompasses, determines, and articulates the universe of dis­ courses” (130). In many countries around the world, censors restrict citizens’ access to certain materials; this also applies to China. How­ ever, due to...