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the minnesota review (2018) 2018 (90): 70–88.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Arthur Redding The figure of the fugitive woman radical has occupied a curiously important place in the American popular imagination. Early depictions of women whose political sympathies have drawn them into radical activism and terrorist plots include Susan Isaacson in E. L. Doctorow’s The Book of...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 137–156.
Published: 01 November 2012
... out that the responsibility of intellectuals is to engage in worldly issues, politics, and social affairs through writing, teaching, and interpretation of all forms of “texts.” In his recent book Cloning Terror , he observes that the war on terror had the effect of enhancing the terrorist program...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 130–145.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Mohammed Abdullah Hussein Muharram Despite the renewed interest in Arabic writing following Naguib Mahfouz's winning of the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1988, the terrorist attacks of 9/11, the war on terror, and the US invasion of Iraq, texts by Arab authors are surprisingly absent from the major...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 50–53.
Published: 01 May 2015
....” The terrorists shot J. R. & now we have someone to blame & can unite as a big fat dumb ignorant gloating nation. The terrorists did not shoot J. R. & now we have someone to blame & can unite as a big fat dumb ignorant gloating nation...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 203–209.
Published: 01 November 2006
... with a "mentality appropriate to a state of war" emboldens the Bush administration to boast that finding WMDs in Iraq is irrelevant, despite world-wide skepticism. It emboldens Bush to repackage illegal domestic wiretaps as "terrorist surveillance" and to speak of this extra• legal NSA program...
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the minnesota review (2018) 2018 (91): 68–91.
Published: 01 November 2018
... . “ Necropolitics .” Public Culture 15 , no. 1 : 11 – 40 . Mouffe Chantal . 2000 . Democratic Paradox . New York : Verso . Puar Jasbir K. 2007 . Terrorist Assemblages: Homonationalism in Queer Times . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Rosenblum Nancy . 2016 . Good...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 7–10.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Lawler 9 to our brains. Hi, I'm the third world; I'm hunger; I'm an assassin's bullet, a terrorist's bomb. Hi, I'm Belsen, I'm Treblinka, I'm the Gulag, I'm My Lai. I'm Tiananmen Square. Eventually through cosmetic surgery, Botox, collagen, and injectable fillers, we will look alike—either...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 215–218.
Published: 01 May 2008
.... Brutes in Suits: Male Sensibility in America, 1890-1920. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins UP, 2007. Plain, Gill, and Susan Sellers, eds. A History of Feminist Literary Criticism. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2007. Puar, Jasbir K. Terrorist Assemblages: Homonationalism in Queer...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (88): 36–46.
Published: 01 May 2017
... to the playroom. I told Jacob about my encounter with Denis. “That’s really weird,” Jacob said. “I’m freaked out. Do you think Tommy’s involved in some kind of terrorist thing?” Jacob laughed. “Tommy? C’mon. What does he do? He goes to school and comes straight home to play that...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 179–184.
Published: 01 November 2007
... empathy in regard to the claims of other subjects and other cultures” (40). Such “narcissism” goes a Markowicz 181 long way in explaining the current US campaigns against so-called terrorist sanctuaries and its refusal to countenance...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 104–123.
Published: 01 May 2020
... narrated I as the victim of aggression. In one instance, for example, he quotes his own response to racist slurs. When trying to show a book to a potential customer, the cus- tomer tells him, You Muslims are all terrorists! Mademba recalls how he explained, for the benefit of both the interlocutor and...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 225–238.
Published: 01 May 2005
... the post-ideological is unacceptable: in a world organized by identity, the terrorists can only be construed just as the media represents them, i.e., as "essentially unmotivated" (186 n.2), bereft of reasons, and so our response to 9/11 cannot be, say, to stop supporting state...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 137–144.
Published: 01 May 2009
... 30,000 feet (as many reasonable people might be) but were actually convinced that Milosevic was being persecuted by the Western powers because he was Europe’s last socialist. Or that the Serbs were the victims all along, valiantly struggling against a terrorist...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 143–161.
Published: 01 November 2011
... city of Kars, where he encoun- ters a range of Islamic practices and performances among the obser- vant members of the population: a Kurdish sheikh, the Islamist mayoral candidate, young men labeled radicals and terrorists, and the leader of a group of girls protesting the ban on headscarves at...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (68): 55–65.
Published: 01 May 2007
... day almost nobody is aware that John F. Kennedy attacked South Vietnam in 1962 and initiated a major aggression, was carrying out a major terrorist war against Cuba, and was initiating programs that led to an incredible plague of terror around Latin America. A couple of us...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 97–107.
Published: 01 May 2011
... people of color. What, can we imagine, is the experience of students of color in a reportedly neutral classroom? How are indigenous Americans hear- ing about Columbus’s “discovery” or African Americans about Jim Crow laws, or Muslim Americans about the “terrorist threat”? If infor- mation is...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 111–125.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Motown chorus” (Appa­durai 1996, 29) or “terrorists modeling themselves on Rambo-like figures”: examples of how media images “are quickly moved into local reper- toires of irony, anger, humor, and resistance” (7). Yet over the past decade, scholars across the humanities have returned to the latter...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 37–48.
Published: 01 November 2006
... face, but we have to be careful." He squared his shoulders. "Are you implying that I'm a terrorist?" "No, of course not." Mr. Oumy looked angry, started to say something, stopped himself, then finally said, "What do I need to do to get my passport? I need to leave France...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 35–46.
Published: 01 November 2007
... more worrying rumors that the US State Department thinks he’s a terrorist financier. JK’s moved plenty of money around for embezzlers and dictators but that doesn’t make him al-Qaeda, does it? He passes an anxious afternoon on the phone with Carl checking and...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (77): 87–100.
Published: 01 November 2011
... trends that predated it, and cer- tainly this intensification was palpable. There was a concern about terrorists before then, but it didn’t have quite the powerful impetus towards war and surveillance that 9/11 gave it. Yes, there is an interest, of course, in religion, too, and in the Middle East...